Creating a Memorial Garden
NHC Arboretum Ability Garden and Lower Cape Fear Hospice & LifeCare Center
1414 Physicians Drive
Saturday, Sept. 21, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Remembering a loved one with a garden creates a peaceful place of beauty that inspires growth and hope for the future as well as a setting in which to reminisce. The $15 workshop includes a presentation, demonstrations, a garden walk and resource materials. Call 910-796-7991 to register.
Shrimparoo Membership Mixer
Wilmington Cape Fear Home Builders Association
Probuild, 4151 Emerson St.
Thursday, Sept. 26, 4:30-7 p.m.
Join WCFHBA for networking and mingling at the Shrimparoo Membership Mixer. Elected officials and candidates are also invited. Enjoy peel-and-eat shrimp, BBQ pork, a 30-minute open bar and a cash bar to follow. RSVP today by calling 910-799-2611 or visit
The North Carolina Sustainable Energy Association
1960 Amphitheater Drive
Sunday, Sept. 29, 1-5 p.m.
Join in a family-friendly clean energy forum powered by the sun. Learn about renewable energy and sustainable initiatives, how it affects your local economy and how you can become a supporter. There will be food, music, raffles, prizes, games and educational interaction. Admission is free.