Wrestling in Smithfield
“Crushing Cancer,” a benefit pro-wrestling show, is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 22, at the Smithfield Recreation and Aquatics Center, 600 Booker Dairy Road, Smithfield. Admission at the door is $10. Children 5 and younger get in free. The wrestling card includes Lou Marconi, Iron Chief, Scotty Matthews, Cueball Carmichael, Jordan O’Neal, Michael Yamaha, Sean Cruise and Hangtyme.
Family Fun Day at Archer Lodge
The Archer Lodge community will celebrate Family Fun Day June 28-29 at the Community Center, 14009 Buffalo Road. Here’s the schedule:
• Friday, June 28 – 7 p.m., Little Miss Archer Lodge Pageant and pig cook-off begins.
• Saturday, June 29 – 6:30 a.m., registration for road race; 7 a.m., 5K road race and walk; 10:45 a.m., skydivers, weather permitting; 11 a.m., parade; 11:30 a.m., park opens with inflatables and concessions; noon, cornhole tournament; 1 p.m., bingo; 2 p.m., cakewalk; 3:30 p.m., splashdown; 7:30 p.m., patriotic ceremony with the Army Ground Forces Band; 9:15 p.m., fireworks. For more information, visit www.archerlodge.org.
A bus trip to Kings Dominion is scheduled for Monday, July 22. The cost is $75 per person and includes transportation and park admission. Children ages 2 and younger get in free. Lunch and dinner are not included. Registration is required by Monday, July 1. For more information, call the Selma Parks and Recreation Department at 919-975-1411 or visit www.selma-nc.com.
Discount rabies shots
Throughout June, Clayton Animal Hospital will offer $6 rabies vaccines for cats and dogs. The animal hospital is at 11058 U.S. 70 Business West in Clayton. Proceeds will benefit the Johnston County Animal Protection League. The limit is five pets per owner. For an appointment, which is required, call 919-553-4601.
Mental health class
The Johnston County chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness will hold a 10-week class for persons with a mental-health diagnosis. The class will meet from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Fridays at Stellar Peer Recovery Center, 440 E. Main St., Clayton. A start date will be set after the roster is filled. For more information, or to register, call 919-601-3762.
The Family Life Center in Smithfield invites young people ages 6-14 to enroll in its summer camp, called Harambee, a six-week program that uses the principles of Kwanzaa. The camp, with daily activities and lunch, will meet from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays through Aug. 2. The cost is $25 a week. To register, call Dennis Holmes at 919-464-9471.
Team seeks donations, members
The Smithfield Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity is seeking patrons to support or join its team, Kappas Against Kancer, which will take part in the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. The race will be held Monday, July 8, at Meredith College, 3800 Hillsborough St., Raleigh. Proceeds will benefit breast-cancer awareness. To join the team, or to make a donation, search for Kappas Against Kancer at www.komennctriangle.org and use the password Kappas.
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