CALENDAR FOR AUG. 30

Aug. 30, 2013 @ 05:00 AM

TODAY

• The Army Ground Forces Band will perform a free, general admission concert at 7 p.m. at Festival Park in Fayetteville. The event is a pops-style concert with a wide range of selections – from marches to pop music to jazz. Selections will include John Williams’s “Star Wars,” “Washington Post” by John Phillip Sousa and “Entry of the Gladiators” by Julius Fučík. For more on the band, see www.forscom.army.mil/band.

• The 67th annual Moore County Agricultural Fair runs from 5-11 p.m. at the Moore County Fairgrounds, 3699 U.S. 15-501 in Carthage, and continues through tomorrow (Saturday).

SATURDAY

• The Lee County Library will be closed in observance of the Labor Day holiday.

• The Annual Ice Cream Social, hosted by Cumnock Union United Methodist Church, will be held at 7 p.m. on the Camelback Bridge in Deep River Park on Cumnock Road. Tim Tron and Family will be performing at 7 p.m. The public is invited. Attendees should bring a chair if possible.

• A public auction will be held at 10 a.m., with preview one hour prior, at 2153 Midland Road, Southern Pines, across from Carolina Eye. Items will include garden tools, pine hutch bookcases, concrete garden ornaments, pine desk, rings, a 4-by-6 oriental rug and much more.

• Ammons Farm will host a Labor Day celebration at 4 p.m. (gates open) at 2702 Farrell Road, Sanford (In the field beside Sanford Health & Rehab). The event will feature live music by Huckleberry Blue and Brick City, games, a cornhole tournament, food, drinks and fun for the whole family.

• The Sanford Farmers Market will be held from 9 a.m.-noon at Depot Park, 106 Charlotte Ave. in downtown Sanford. Patrons can purchase the best of locally grown seasonal fresh fruits, vegetables and other produce. For further information, or those interested in buying and selling at the market, please call Sue Buie at (919) 356-3007 or email DonnaBuie@aol.com. For further details, see //www.facebook.com/pages/Sanford-Farmers-Market/219549214730985

• The 67th annual Moore County Agricultural Fair runs from 3-11 p.m. at the Moore County Fairgrounds, 3699 U.S. 15-501 in Carthage.

• A Boys & Girls Clubs youth talent extravaganza and benefit fundraiser will be held from 3-8 p.m. at Depot Park in downtown Sanford. The event will feature gospel singing, dance teams, soloists, youth choirs and more. Food and drink vendors will be available. All proceeds and donations will go to Boys and Girls Clubs of Lee County. Checks can also be mailed to The Boys and Girls Club Fund, 125 Wicker St., Sanford. Call James “J.D” Williams at (919) 356-6681 for more information.

• A free lipid panel screening will be offered at Central Carolina Hospital, 1135 Carthage St., Sanford. Participants must be at least 18 years old, and the test requires fasting (nothing to eat after midnight) for accurate results. This is a blood draw, and the results will be mailed. Register at http://www.centralcarolinahosp.com/en-us/cwsapps/findanevent.aspx to receive an appointment time.

• A Judd and Womack family reunion and cookout will be held at 4 p.m. at 811 Hillwood St., Sanford.

• A program titled “Raven Rock State Park's Wild Neighbors” will be held at 10 a.m. at Raven Rock State Park in Lillington. Those in attendance will learn about some of the wildlife that call Raven Rock home, including deer, coyote, raccoon, fox, squirrels and more. Participants will make plaster casts from track molds and hike a 0.2-mile trail to identify wildlife.

SUNDAY

• The 67th annual Moore County Agricultural Fair runs from 1-4 p.m. at the Moore County Fairgrounds, 3699 U.S. 15-501 in Carthage.

• The Lee County Library will be closed in observance of the Labor Day holiday.

MONDAY

• City of Sanford offices will be closed in observance of the Labor Day holiday.

• Lee County offices will be closed in observance of the Labor Day holiday.

• The Lee County Library will be closed in observance of the Labor Day holiday.

• The 24th Annual Tour de Moore Classic, with locals and visitors participating in 28-, 50-, or 100-mile historic loops that showcase Moore County, will start and finish at The Train House, part of the historic Campbell House of Southern Pines, at 482 E. Connecticut St.. Starting times are: classic century, 7:30 a.m.; 50-mile ramble, 8:45 a.m.; 28-mile cruise 9:30 a.m. The ride benefits Habitat for Humanity of the NC Sandhills (HFHNCS) and is hosted by the Sandhills Cycling Club. This year’s event includes live music by Tony Barnes and a cycling technology showcase by Trek Bicycles USA. To register or learn more, see www.tourdemoore.org.