Johnston County Event Calendar

Drawing Classes @ The Drawing Table
Jan 8 – May 27 all-day
Drawing Classes @ The Drawing Table | Benson | North Carolina | United States
Drawing Classes begin. A non-competitive, step-by-step drawing method for children and adults where self-expression and creativity can flourish.        
Free Colorectal Screening Kit During March @ Johnston County Public Health Dept
Mar 1 – Mar 31 all-day
Free Colorectal Screening Kit During March @ Johnston County Public Health Dept | Smithfield | North Carolina | United States
The Johnston County Public Health Department (In partnership with Johnston Health) will be distributing FREE Colorectal Cancer Screening Kits during the month of March 2019. For Males or Females between the ages of 45-75. Call 919-989-5200 for more information.        
Mar 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Clayton Visual Arts invites you to a free “meet-the-artists” reception from 6-7:30 PM. Exhibits change monthly and feature the work of local artists. Visit  Clayton Visual Arts online for information about each artist.        
Mar 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Johnston County GOP 2019 County Convention @ Johnston County Courthouse | Smithfield | North Carolina | United States
The 2019 Johnston County GOP Convention will be held on Thursday March 7th at the Johnston County Courthouse in Smithfield. Registration begins at 6PM with the Convention starting at 7PM. Officers will be elected for a 2 year term. To become a delegate at the district or state convention for 2019, you must attend your[...]
Mar 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Selma Saturdays: Arts & Crafts Market at the Gazebo @ Selma Gazebo | Selma | North Carolina | United States
Selma Saturdays: Arts & Crafts Market at the Gazebo Gather with friends and enjoy live entertainment and browse local artisans for hand-crafted items. Gazebo is located at the 100 block of E. Anderson Street in Uptown Selma, behind Town Hall. Market hours are 9a – 1p        
East Clayton Elementary School presents “The Little Mermaid” @ The Clayton Center
The East Clayton Elementary School Drama Club presents “The Little Mermaid.” The annual club production will take place Thursday and Friday, March 14 and 15, at 7 pm. Click here for tickets.         
East Clayton Elementary School presents “The Little Mermaid” @ The Clayton Center
The East Clayton Elementary School Drama Club presents “The Little Mermaid.” The annual club production will take place Thursday and Friday, March 14 and 15, at 7 pm. Click here for tickets.         
Mar 16 @ 8:00 pm
Mac Powell & The Family Reunion @ The Clayton Center
Mac Powell grew up in a small town in Alabama. His love for music began at an early age as both of his parents would sing and play guitar around the house. Mac soon began to sing in the local country church by day, and listen to his Dad’s record collection by night. When Mac[...]
Free Retinal Screenings @ Johnston County Public Health
Mar 22 all-day
Free Retinal Screenings @ Johnston County Public Health | Smithfield | North Carolina | United States
FREE Retinal Screening by Prevent Blindness North Carolina will be offered at Johnston County Health Department for ages 18 years old and up. Screening picks up eye disease including glaucoma, cataracts, changes associated with diabetes/hypertension and more. **Not a vision screening.** Fri, March 22 9-12 and 1-4 Wed, April 17 8:30-11:30 and 1-4 Wed, May[...]
James Judd with Jen Kober @ The Clayton Center
Mar 22 @ 8:00 pm
James Judd with Jen Kober @ The Clayton Center
James Judd is a stand-up storyteller and radio personality from NPR’s Snap Judgment, the legendary improv troupe The Groundlings, and The New Faces of the Hollywood Improv. Often compared to David Sedaris and Oscar Wilde, James weaves comic, autobiographical tales that crowd the stage with hilarious characters and situations. James will be joined by Jen Kober who brings[...]
Selma Healthy Families Jamboree @ Selma Elementary School
Mar 23 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Selma Healthy Families Jamboree @ Selma Elementary School | Selma | North Carolina | United States
My kids Club serving Johnston County (formerly The Boys and Girls Clubs) and N.C. Cooperative Extension’s EFNEP is hosting the Selma Healthy Families Jamboree. We are celebrating the inauguration of My Kids Club serving Johnston County in conjuction with EFNEP’s 50th anniversary and SES PTCO’s first year serving Selma Elementary School. The purpose of the[...]
Miss Clayton High School @ The Clayton Center
Mar 23 @ 7:00 pm
Miss Clayton High School @ The Clayton Center
Four contestants will vie for the title of Miss Clayton High School 2019 during the 56th annual Miss CHS Scholarship Pageant on Saturday, March 23, at 7 PM at The Clayton Center. Riley Barnes, Amelia Black, Mary-Grayce Narron and Hailey Stephens will participate in the pageant. The theme this year is “Boogie Nights.” Tickets for[...]
Twisted Networking @ Cleveland Draft House
Mar 26 @ 11:45 am – 1:00 pm
Twisted Networking @ Cleveland Draft  House | Clayton | North Carolina | United States
Twisted Networking is a relationship building networking event. Research proves that strong relationships are the foundation of success in all aspects of life. We want to help you take your business, career or cause to the next level.        
Bingo Fundraiser @ Jimmys Barn
Mar 30 @ 5:00 pm – 5:00 pm
West Johnston Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary is hosting our Spring Fall Bingo Fundraiser. This is a family friendly event. 2 cards for $5 or 2 cards and a taco meal for $10 additional cards and food will be available for purchase 50/50 Raffle THIS IS A CASH ONLY EVENT        
Apr 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Clayton Visual Arts invites you to a free “meet-the-artists” reception from 6-7:30 PM. Exhibits change monthly and feature the work of local artists. Visit  Clayton Visual Arts online for information about each artist.        
April 5th – BBQ Chicken Fundraiser @ PLEASANT GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH - BBQ Chicken Fundraiser
Apr 5 @ 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
1/2 BBQ Chicken, with string beans, potatoes, dessert, and roll $8.00 per plate. Time 11:00 am thru 7:00 pm or until sold out. Proceeds will go to mission trip this summer.        
Apr 5 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The Wizard of OZ Auditions – Grades 2-5 @ The Clayton Center
Carolina Youth Theatre will hold a special casting call for students in 2nd-5th grades interested in auditioning to play Munchkins in the summer production of The Wizard of Oz.  Auditions are Friday, April 5, at 6:30 PM, and Saturday, April 6, at 10:00 AM, at The Clayton Center. Complete audition information is available here        
Apr 6 @ 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
Johnston County Writers Conference @ Selma Woman's Club | Zebulon | North Carolina | United States
Two morning sessions and box lunch – $20 – registration required. Limit to first 35 registrants who receive a confirmation that they are registered. Email jocowriters@gmail.com to get your registration form. Registration ends March 31. 8:30 am – Registration, browse vendor tables, coffee & pastries 9 am – Session 1: “The Road to Publication: Professionalism,[...]
Operation Medicine Drop @ Carlie C's IGA
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Operation Medicine Drop @ Carlie C's IGA | Smithfield | North Carolina | United States
Proper disposal of unused or expired medications.        
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am
The Wizard of OZ Auditions – Grades 2-5 @ The Clayton Center
Carolina Youth Theatre will hold a special casting call for students in 2nd-5th grades interested in auditioning to play Munchkins in the summer production of The Wizard of Oz.  Auditions are Friday, April 5, at 6:30 PM, and Saturday, April 6, at 10:00 AM, at The Clayton Center. Complete audition information is available here        
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
WJHS Car & Truck Show and Cornhole Tournament @ West Johnston High School | Benson | North Carolina | United States
WJHS Car/Truck Show and Cornhole Tournament Saturday, April 6th West Johnston High School 5935 Raleigh Rd Benson, NC Registration 10am-12pm $20 or $10 students Food Served 11am-3pm Corn Holes starts at 12pm PRIZES!! Hosted by: PJ’s Auto Service and D&L Performance Rain date – May 18, 2019        
The Wizard of OZ Auditions @ The Clayton Center
Apr 12 @ 6:30 pm
The Wizard of OZ Auditions @ The Clayton Center
Students in grades 6-12 interested in participating in Carolina Youth Theatre’s summer production of The Wizard of Oz can audition on Friday, April 12, at 6:30 PM, and Saturday, April 13, at 10:00 AM, at The Clayton Center. Complete audition information is available here        
Apr 13 all-day
Four Oaks Car Truck Motorcycle Show and Swap Meet @ Downtown Four Oaks | Four Oaks | North Carolina | United States
Join us in downtown Four Oaks for a Car, Truck, and Motorcycle Show and Swap Meet. Register your vehicle for trophy and cash prizes! Registration begins at 8AM. $20 fee includes photo participation plaque. Show is from 11AM-3PM and is FREE admission. Browse the swap meet and enjoy food from local food trucks and restaurants.[...]
Apr 13 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Selma Saturdays: Arts & Crafts Market at the Gazebo @ Selma Gazebo | Selma | North Carolina | United States
Selma Saturdays: Arts & Crafts Market at the Gazebo Gather with friends and enjoy live entertainment and browse local artisans for hand-crafted items. Gazebo is located at the 100 block of E. Anderson Street in Uptown Selma, behind Town Hall. Market hours are 9a – 1p        
The Wizard of OZ Auditions @ The Clayton Center
Apr 13 @ 10:00 am
The Wizard of OZ Auditions @ The Clayton Center
Students in grades 6-12 interested in participating in Carolina Youth Theatre’s summer production of The Wizard of Oz can audition on Friday, April 12, at 6:30 PM, and Saturday, April 13, at 10:00 AM, at The Clayton Center. Complete audition information is available here        
2019 Mother Son Dance @ Sarah Yard Community Center
Apr 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
2019 Mother Son Dance @ Sarah Yard Community Center | Smithfield | North Carolina | United States
Mother Son Dance It will be an evening of dancing, appetizers, and fun.        
Lee Roy Parnell @ The Clayton Center
Apr 13 @ 8:00 pm
Lee Roy Parnell @ The Clayton Center
Lee Roy Parnell returns, bringing his “soulful vocal delivery and blistering array of guitar chops,” to the stage. The multiple Grammy Award nominee is widely recognized as one of the best slide guitar players on the planet. Don’t miss this chance to see Lee Roy live as he performs his brand of Texas blues, Memphis soul,[...]
Town of Smithfield Easter Egg Hunt @ Smithfield Community Park
Apr 14 @ 3:00 pm
Town of Smithfield Easter Egg Hunt @ Smithfield Community Park
The Easter Bunny is coming!!! Bring out the kids to collect Easter Eggs and meet and greet the Easter Bunny. Everyone will receive a small gift from the Easter Bunny. Please be sure to bring your Easter basket. Don’t be late for a very important date. Sunday, April 14th at 3pm        
Apr 16 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Free Community Naloxone Training in Benson @ Benson Baptist Church | Benson | North Carolina | United States
Join the Johnston County Opioid Task Force in learning to recognize and respond to an opioid overdose. This free community naloxone training will be held at Benson Baptist Church. You will receive a resource guide and free naloxone kit. Tuesday April 16th, 2019 from 5:30 pm- 6:30 pm Call 919-989-5200 to register.        
Easter Egg-stravaganza @ White Memorial Presbyterian Church
Apr 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Easter Egg-stravaganza @ White Memorial Presbyterian Church | North Carolina | United States
Want to have some fun? Spend a morning with kids of all ages…dyeing eggs, decorating cookies, playing games, making a craft, hunting eggs and having a light lunch! If this sounds good to you come join the Easter Egg-Stravaganza at White Memorial Presbyterian Church on Saturday, April 20th from 10:00am -Noon. There will be fun[...]