Here are three things to know for Sunday, Oct. 17:
1. Blessing of the Animals: Today, 3 p.m., Trinity United Methodist Church, 901 West Broad Street, Elizabethtown. Information: 910-862-3706.
2. Pastries & Print Book Club: Monday, 3 p.m., Bladen County Public Library, Elizabethtown. October selection is “The Bridge Tender” by Mary Beth Whalen. Information: 910-862-6990. (READ MORE)
3. Bladen County Citizen Cafe: Tuesday, 6-8 p.m., virtual meeting. Goal of the session is to provide a venue for robust conversations that focus on the priorities of the community across six focus area. Pre-registration is encouraged. RSVP to Maria Edwards at email@example.com.