Community Events Newsletter


Martin Luther King, Jr. March & Celebration

Monday, January 16 - See below for times and locations

8:15 am
March  begins at Council Gym and ends at St. Augusta Missionary Baptist Church.

8:30 -9:30 am
Breakfast at Bazzel Creek Missionary Baptist Church

10:00 am
Celebration held at Bazzel Creek Missionary Baptist Church
Featured speaker is Attorney Jessica Holmes, Wake County Commissioner

Downtown Parking Study Open House Update Meeting
Wednesday, January 18, 5:30-7:00 PM
Sponsored by:  Downtown Fuquay-Varina Economic Development
Fuquay-Varina Arts Center

Interested in downtown parking? Make sure you attend our downtown parking open house update on January 18th from 5:30-7 pm at the Arts Center. Consultants will be on hand to answer questions, and provide an update on the current status of the study.

Coffee with a Cop
Thursday, Janaury 19, 8:30-10:30 am
Sponsored by:  Fuquay-Varina Police Department
Fuquay-Varina McDonalds

Join the men and women of the Fuquay-Varina Police Department for coffee and conversation. No agenda - just an opportunity to meet the officers that work in your community McDonald's restaurant. More Information.


Date Meeting Place
Mon., Jan. 3, 7:00 PM Town Board Meeting Town Hall
Mon., Jan. 9, 7 PM Board of Adjustment-cancelled Town Hall
Mon., Jan. 10, 7 PM Planning Board Town Hall
Tues., Jan. 17, 7 PM Town Board Town Hall
Thurs., Feb. 2, 5-7 PM Community Transportation Plan Steering Committee Town Hall
Mon., Feb. 6, 7 PM Town Board Town Hall
Mon., Feb. 13, 7PM Board of Adjustment Town Hall
Mon., Feb. 20, 7 PM Planning Board Town Hall
Tues., Feb. 21, 7 PM Town Board Town Hall
Wed., Feb. 22, 5:30 - 7:30 PM LUP Steering Committee Town Hall

Around Town - Others Ways to Support Your Community

Fuquay-Varina Museum Tours
Sponsored by: Friends of the Museum
Monday, 10 am - 1 pm and Wednesday, 10 am – 4 pm
131 Fuquay Avenue

The museums are a true treasure! If you haven’t visited, make a point to visit them!

Fuquay-Varina Library
133 S. Fuquay Avenue
M-F open 10 am – 9 pm, Sat: 10 am – 6 pm

Learn more about programming for the month.

Fuquay-Varina Arts Council Programming
Learn about concerts, performances.

Getting Ready for Kindergarten Program
Every Thursday from 9:30-11;30 am - October 13, 2016-May 18, 2017
Fuquay Varina UMC,100 S Judd Parkway SE, Fuquay Varina 27526
Project Enlightenment is still accepting applications for their Getting Ready for Kindergarten Program. This FREE program is for children who will be entering kindergarten next fall and are not attending childcare or preschool. This program is open to families who live in Wake County, have limited family income and have a child who was 4 by August 31, 2016. For more information call 919-664-7789.