Area happenings, Aug. 28

Published: Thursday, August 28, 2014 at 02:27 PM.
The Town of Surf City Parks and Recreation Department in conjunction with The A’Bout Time Band will host a free concert Aug. 30 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Soundside Park. Local merchants have donated items that will be raffled or sold in a silent auction to benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. 
Historical talk 
Historian Baylus C. Brooks will give a talk titled the “Historical Assassination of George Burrington: First Royal Governor of North Carolina” on Aug. 28 at Pender County Public Library in Burgaw. The 45-minute program will be held at 6 p.m. in the library meeting room at 103 S. Cowan St. The program is free to the public with financial support from the Friends of Pender County Library. For more information, call 910-259-1234 during business hours.

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