Midtown: Community

Club Notes, Sept. 2

Crabtree Rotary Club teams with Miss N.C.

Arlie Honeycutt, Miss North Carolina 2012, was inducted as an honorary member of the Crabtree Rotary Club and will assist with club service projects. Honeycutt made volunteerism her platform for the year. Crabtree Rotary meets at 12:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Crabtree Marriott Hotel. For more information, contact club President Jeff Hobart at 919-782-1200.

Wake Forest Woman’s Club meeting

The Wake Forest Woman’s Club meets at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 6, at the Community House, 133 W. Owen Ave., Wake Forest. The meeting will include a social, followed by a program and business meeting.

Women who live in the Wake Forest area and want to learn more about the organization and its community activities are encouraged to attend.

For more information, email wakeforestwomansclub@gmail.com, call 919-815-1307 or visit www.wake-forest-womans-club.com.

Falls River senior club meeting

The Falls River Community Senior Club will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 6, at the Alta Oakridge Apartments in North Raleigh. Officer G.T. Porter, a crime prevention officer from the Raleigh Police Department, will speak. For more information, email jsanner@bellsouth.net.

Newcomers of Raleigh

The Newcomers Club of Raleigh will meet from 10 a.m. to noon Friday, Sept. 7, at the J.J. Crowder Masonic Lodge 743, 9920 Falls of Neuse Road, Raleigh.

For more information, visit newcomersclubraleigh.org.

FemCity chapters service project

FemCity Raleigh and FemCity Research Triangle Park will join for a service project in the community gardens of the Inter-Faith Food Shuttle. The project is set for 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, at 4505 Tryon Road, Raleigh. Attendees will plant, harvest, water and do general maintenance to help provide food for those in need, build community and promote health and nutrition. Registration is required. For details about registration, visit www.femfessionals.com or contact raleigh@femfessionals.com or rtp@femfessionals.com.

FemCity’s fall connection lunch

FemCity Raleigh will hold its first connection lunch of the fall from noon to 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 14, at Sitti, 137 S. Wilmington St., Raleigh. Sarah Levitt of UNC’s Kenan-Flagler Business School will offer strategies to help attendees identify and launch their dreams. For more information, visit www.femfessionals.com or email raleigh@femfessionals.com.

Fernandez to address LWV

Kenneth E. Fernandez, director of the Elon University Poll, will speak at the Timely Topics luncheon of the League of Women Voters of Wake County at noon Friday, Sept. 21, at N.C. State University Club, 4300 Hillsborough St., Raleigh. Fernandez will discuss “The Elon Poll: Mission, Mechanics and Issues.” Cost is $16 per person. To make reservations by Sept. 17, visit www.lwvwake.org.

BPW offers program on transitions

Dr. Hope Hills will speak at the BPW Raleigh dinner meeting at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25, at the Brier Creek Country Club, 9400 Club Hill Drive, Raleigh. Hills is the founder and president of Circle Consulting Group, a business led by psychologists in the field of leadership, development and organizational consulting. Her focus will be on navigating through transitions at work to ensure success. Cost is $20 for members and $30 for nonmembers. For more information, visit www.bpwraleigh.org.