Friday, June 4
Friday, June 4; 11 am – 7 pm
Wake Forest United Methodist Church, 905 S. Main St.
The Wake Forest United Methodist Men offer delicious plates that include flounder, slaw, boiled potatoes, and hush puppies ($8). Dine in, take-out, drive-through, or delivery is available. For delivery of five or more plates, call (919) 556-2239. This event raises money for the men to build handicap access ramps at little or no cost to those in need. Additionally, the United Methodist Men support over 20 local charitable organizations serving our community. http://www.wakeforestumc.org
The New Wake Forest Dance Marathon
Friday, June 4; 6 pm – midnight
The Factory Indoor Soccer Field, 1839 S. Main St.
Join the largest middle school dance and help raise money for Duke Children’s Hospital and North Carolina Children’s Hospital. All middle school students are invited. This year’s Hollywood themed event will include six hours of dancing, a laser show, dance aerobics, dance contests and recreational activities such as basketball, soccer, volleyball, and 4-square. Presented by the Social-Organization and Service Club (SOS Club) at WF-R Middle School and the Rotary Club of Wake Forest. For more information and to register, visit http://www.wfdancemarathon.com or contact SOS Advisor Michael Meyer at (919) 554-8451 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday, June 5
Wellness Fair at the Farmers Market
Saturday, June 5; 8 am – 1 pm
Downtown Wake Forest, 110 S. White St.
Wake Forest is a Wealth of Wellness. Meet some of the many wellness professionals serving our community. Music from Dry Bread Road. http://www.wakeforestfarmersmarket.org
Applebee’s Flapjack Fundraiser
Saturday, June 5; 8 am – 10 am
Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar, 11805 Retail Dr.
The Wake Forest Rage Girls Fast-Pitch Softball team will host a pancake fundraiser at the Wake Forest Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar on Saturday, June 5, from 8 am – 10 am. Tickets are $7 and can be pre-purchased by calling Coach Scott at (919) 569-2528. Tickets can also be purchased at the door. All proceeds will support our 10 & Under and 14 & Under softball team’s activities. Come out with your families, have a great time and meet our players! If you cannot come and would like to learn more about our organization or help us out with a donation, please visit our website http://www.wakeforestrage.com.
Sunday, June 6
Concert in the Park – featuring the Rye Mountain Boys
Sunday, June 6; 3 – 5 pm
E. Carroll Joyner Park Amphitheater, 701 Harris Road
The Rye Mountain Boys will offer a free bluegrass concert at the E. Carroll Joyner Park Amphitheater on Sunday, June 6, from 3 pm to 5 pm. Area residents are encouraged to bring a picnic and a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy the music. Please note: no alcohol, firearms, or unleashed dogs are allowed. The concert is offered by Pinecone, the Piedmont Council of Traditional Music, and is co-sponsored by the Wake Forest Parks & Recreation Department and United Arts of Raleigh and Wake County. For more information about the Rye Mountain Boys, visit http://www.ryemountainboys.com/ or http://www.reverbnation.com