1. Roaring 20s Auction: The fundraiser for the Heritage Square Historical Society is Thursday from 6 to 10 p.m. at Heritage Square, 225 Dick St. The event will feature food, top shelf wines and brews, music and a silent auction. Miss North Carolina Victoria Huggins is the hostess and MC. For tickets and more information call 483-6009.
2. DIY Block Party: PowerUp NC will host a DIY Block Party on May 12 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Smith Recreation Center, 1520 Slater Ave. The event will include interactive workshops for residents to learn how to do improvements on their homes, information about ways people can weatherize their homes and lower their energy bills, giveaways, and free food and music. For more information, call 910-568-5710.
3. Fayetteville VA 2k Walk & Roll: Two programs that are part of the Fayetteville Veterans Affairs Medical Center will host a 2k "Walk and Roll" event May 16 from 9 a.m. to noon on the walking trail at the Fayetteville VA Health Care Center at 7300 S. Raeford Road. The event will promote health and wellness and benefit veterans who are homeless. Employees, veterans and community members are invited to attend. In conjunction with the event, the Health Care for Homeless Veterans Program will collect donated items for distribution to veterans in need. For more information, call 475-6469 or 488-2120, ext. 5784.
4. Springfest: Westminster Presbyterian Church will hold its 34th annual Springfest fundraiser on Saturday from 7 a.m. to noon. The combination indoor/outdoor yard sale, bake sale, biscuit sale, raffle and live auction benefits Cumberland County students in need.
We want to hear from you: Please submit your events in writing at least 10 days in advance. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or fax details to 486-3545. For questions, call 486-3500.