Here are three things to know for Friday, Dec. 9:
1. Bladen County Recreation Department Youth Basketball Registration: Through today. Open to boys and girls ages 6-12. Click here to register. Information: 910-862-6770.
2. Harmony Hall Village Open House: Saturday, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m., 1615 River Road, White Oak. Late 18th century home of Col. James Richardson and family. (READ MORE)
3. Ducks: Saturday, 10 a.m., Jones Lake State Park Visitor Center. Join a park ranger to learn about waterfowl that can be found in the area. Event is free and open to the public. Information: 910-588-4550.