Ninth Annual Turkey Trot
Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity
Thursday, Nov. 28, 7:30 a.m.
Wrightsville Beach Park
Until Oct. 31, early registration for Habitatís 2013 Turkey Trot 5K race will cost $25. On the day of the race, registration will open at 7:30 a.m. and cost $35. For those wanting a more laid-back Thanksgiving morning, the 1-mile walk around the John Nesbitt Loop will cost $15. Register online at www.capefearhabitat.org
Moonlight in the Garden Gala
Cape Fear Garden Club
Saturday, Nov. 2, 6:30 p.m.
New Hanover County Arboretum
The first such gala held by the Cape Fear Garden Clubís Beautification Endowment Committee, the Moonlight in the Garden Gala will honor the late Jenene Smith. A black tie optional, it will feature music by the 360 Degrees, dinner by MOI catering and a silent and live auction. Tickets are $125 per person. For more information or tickets, contact Beth Woodruff at 910-465-2959.
Housing Market and Economic Forecast
Wilmington-Cape Fear Home Builders Association
Thursday, Nov. 21, 8-9:30 a.m.
Cape Fear Country Club
Speaker Edsel Charles, from market research company MarketGraphics, will provide a presentation following breakfast that will address the current state of over- and under-building, factors affecting housing and construction and a national, regional and local economic outlook. To register or for more information, visit www.wcfhba.com