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Posters July 21

• Guiding Light Missionary Baptist Association annual Sunday school convention, 10 a.m. Saturday, Guiding Light Convention Center, 308 Boundary St., East Spencer. Host pastor: the Rev. John E. Jones.

• Heavenly Hot Dog Sale, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. today, Mount Olivet United Methodist Church, 301 Mount Olivet Road. Homemade desserts. Free delivery over $10; takeout available. 704-782-8846 or www.mtochurch.com

• 91st annual reunion of the Jacob Henry Hall Sloop and Mary Catherine Deal Sloop family, Sunday, New Hope Lutheran Church, 1615 Brantley Road, Kannapolis. 1 p.m. lunch; bring a picnic basket and beverage. Charles M. Sloop family hosting. 500th anniversary commemoration of the Reformation by family members. 704-591-2999 or amiegoodman@hotmail.com

• J.C. Price Post 107 celebration and dance, 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Sunday, upstairs. Refreshments, door prizes; oldies music by DJ Danny D; R&B and line dancing. Casual dress to impress. Ages 25 and older with ID. Security present. $5.

 

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