Local Events

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Community Calendar

As a free service to our listeners, WFJA & WWGP list qualified, local events on this page to help promote and get the word out. If you have an event to list, please contact us using the following methods:

  • Email:
  • Phone: (919) 775-3525

August 2022

  • Lee County Health Deparment

    What: Covid-19 Shots
    Where: Lee County, NC
    When: By Appointment

    Lee County Health Department has a SPOT if you want your Covid-19 SHOT

    Call (919)842-5744 to make your appointment.

  • New Life Praise Church Food Pantry

    What: New Life Praise Church Food Pantry
    Where: 2398 Wicker Street, Sanford NC
    When: First Wednesday and Third Saturday of each month

    New Life Praise Church is offering a food pantry twice a month to those in need.

    Pantry will be open every first Wednesday from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm, and every third Saturday from 9:00 am to 10:00 am each month.

    For more information:

    Call (919) 776-1877 or send an email to

  • Five N Two Food Pantry

    What: Five N Two Food Pantry
    Where: 17247 NC-27W
    When: Mondays 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Wednesday and Friday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    The mission of our food pantry is simple: We feed the hungry of Harnett County.

    Pantry will be open on Mondays from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. It will also be open on Wednesday and Fridays from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm.

    For more information:

    Call (919) 499-0369 or email

  • Temple Theatre Presents: Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet

    What: Temple Theatre Presents: Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet
    Where: 120 Carthage Street, Sanford, NC
    When: Thursday, August 4th through Saturday August 6th, 7:30 pm

    Ripped apart by the bitter divisions of their parents, Romeo and Juliet will risk everything to be together. The movement from love at first sight to the lovers’ final union in death seems almost inevitable, and yet, this play set in an extraordinary world has become the quintessential story of young love. In part because of its exquisite language, it is easy to respond as if it were about all young lovers.

     

    For ticket information, please visit our website.

     

  • Community Fun Fest

    What: Community Fun Fest
    Where: Moncure Fire Department
    When: Saturday, August 6th, 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

    Come join in the fun at the Moncure Community Fun Fest!

    There will be a variety of vendors, including balloon animals, face painting, and food stalls.

  • POP!-con 2022

    What: Lee County Library Hosts POP!-con 2022
    Where: Lee County Library, 107 Hawkins Ave, Sanford
    When: Saturday, August 20th, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

    Cosplay! Food Trucks! Tabletop and Video Gaming! Vendors of all kinds!

    There's something for everyone at Lee County's own geek convention, POP!-con! This one-day convention is packed full of events, artists, and cosplayers. For more details, check out our website.

  • Temple Theatre Presents: Tim Hair with Indian Outlaw

    What: Temple Theatre Presents: Tim Hair with Indian Outlaw, A Tim McGraw Tribute Experience
    Where: 120 Carthage Street, Sanford, NC
    When: Friday, August 26th, 7:30 pm

    Indian Outlaw featuring Tim Hair is a high energy band that presents the ultimate Tim McGraw Tribute Experience.  This exciting show that takes you on a ride with Tim's greatest hits. You will want to dance and sing along to all the hits! You are guaranteed to have a smile on your face!

    INDIAN OUTLAW

    Tim Hair - Lead Vocals

    Kevin Freeman - Violin/Cello/Mandolin

    Gina Gerard - Keyboard/Flute/Harp

    Jeff Eisemann - Drums

    Gene Gilkin - Bass/Vocals

    Johnathan Chance - Lead Guitar

    Hayden Drake - Rhythm Guitar

    For ticket information, please visit our website.

September 2022

  • Lee County Health Department

    What: Covid-19 Shots
    Where: Lee County, NC
    When: By Appointment

    Lee County Health Department has a SPOT if you want your Covid-19 SHOT

    Call (919) 842-7544 to make your appointment

  • New Life Praise Church Food Pantry

    What: New Life Praise Church Food Pantry
    Where: 2398 Wicker Street, Sanford NC
    When: First Wednesday and Third Saturday of each month

    New Life Praise Church is offering a food pantry twice a month to those in need.

    Pantry will be open every first Wednesday from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm, and every third Saturday from 9:00 am to 10:00 am each month.

    For more information:

    Call (919) 776-1877 or send an email to

  • Five N Two Food Pantry

    What: Five N Two Food Pantry
    Where: 17247 NC-27W
    When: Mondays 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Wednesday and Friday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    The mission of our food pantry is simple: We feed the hungry of Harnett County.

    Pantry will be open on Mondays from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. It will also be open on Wednesday and Fridays from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm.

    For more information:

    Call (919)499-0369 or email

  • Lee County Gymnastics

    What: Lee County Gymnastics
    Where: Various Locations
    When: August 15th - October 29th, Various Times

    The Lee County Gymnastics Programs are hosting their final 10 week session between August 15th and October 29th.

    Registration opens on July 25th, prices may vary.

    For more information, please visit our website.