Smoke alarms save lives: Join the Red Cross as they install smoke alarms in homes of active-duty military members and their neighbors, Fayetteville Technical Community College, Tony Rand Student Center, Sept. 10, 8:30 a.m.

To volunteer, visit http://ow.ly/Mi2k301NsP7. Red Cross partners and volunteers want to help you, your Family and our community stay safe.

Remember to test your smoke alarms monthly and practice your fire escape plan. Call 867-8151 for more information.

Try out your singing voice: Karaoke Thursdays, 8:30 p.m., Sports USA. Have some fun, win some prizes. There is also an end-of-year grand prize winner. This event is free and open to the public.

For more information, call 907-0739.

Summer Swimming: Pools and splash pads have opened for the summer in Fayetteville.

The Fayetteville-Cumberland Parks and Recreation pools are open Tuesday through Sunday from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Swimming costs $1 for residents ages 12 and under. The cost is $2 for non-residents 12 and under, $2 for residents ages 13 and over and $4 for non-residents ages 13 and over.

Volunteers needed: The Airborne and Special Operations Museum is looking for volunteers to help with day-to-day activities.

Nearly 20 years from dream to reality, the museum has become a place to honor and preserve the legendary feats of the airborne and special operations troops who have contributed so much to defending our nationís interests. From the early days of the Parachute Test Platoon to the ongoing War on Terrorism, ASOM recounts the actions of heroic Soldiers.

If you are interested in volunteering, visit www.asomf.org or email asom.volunteer@gmail.com.