ROCKY MOUNT — Parents and Friends of Lesbian and Gays (PFLAG) will hold a pancake fundraiser on Sept. 25 at 8-10 a.m. at Applebees, 1120 North Wesleyan Blvd.

Tickets are $6 and can be purchased in advance or at the door.

The chapter meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. at the Braswell Library, 727 N. Grace St. They also provide a support line which can be reached at 252-443-0345.

Plans are on the docket for a screening of “For the Bible Tells Me So.”

During November, they will have an exhibit at the library and will feature both fiction and non-fiction materials. This is their second year there.

Their annual fund drive is currently being held to help raised monies for local education, advocacy and support for the LGBT community.

For more information, call 252-210-2433 or email

Lainey Millen

Lainey Millen was formerly QNotes' associate editor, special assignments writer, N.C. and U.S./World News Notes columnist and production director from 2001-2019 when she retired.