Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Mar. 03, 2014 @ 04:46 PM

TODAY

Zoning Board — The Henderson Zoning Board of Adjustment meets at 3:30 p.m. in the City Council Chambers.

Optimist Club — The Henderson Optimist Club meets at 6 p.m. Thornton Library in Oxford to encourage the formation of an Oxford club; the meeting is open to the public.

Board of Elections — The Vance County Board of Elections meets at 4 p.m. in the election office in the Henry A. Dennis Building, 300 S. Garnett St.

 

THURSDAY

Chess club — Henderson/Vance Chess Club meets at First United Methodist Church 6 to 9:30 p.m.; open to the public; for more information, call Rudy Abate at (252) 438-4459, daytime, or (252) 738-0375, evenings.

Shrine Club — The Henderson Shrine Club meets at 6:30 p.m. at the Henderson Masonic Lodge No. 229, 401 Brodie Road; dinner will be served; meeting begins at 7:30 p.m.; event is open to members and visiting nobles.

Genealogical Society — The Granville County Genealogical Society meets at 6:30 p.m. in the large conference room of the Thornton Library in Oxford; Bill Johnston will speak on the history of the Oxford United Methodist Church; the meeting is open to the public.

Senior Democrats — The Warren County Senior Democrats meet at the 1 p.m. at the Warren County Senior Center; open democrats of all ages.

 

FRIDAY

Weight loss group — TOWN ( Take Off Weight Now ), a nonprofit weight loss group, meets at 11:30 a.m. at Aycock Recreation Center.

American Legion — The American Legion Post No. 60 meets at 6:30 p.m. in the Legion Hut; all members requested to attend.

Relay For Life — Island Creek Baptist Church, 950 Stagecoach Road, is holding its Soup-er Silent Auction to support Relay For Life from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the fellowship hall of the church.

E.O. Young — E.O.Young Elementary School's March Madness Night is from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.; open to the public; games, food, cake walk, face painting, bounce houses and more; free entry for students, $1 entry for all others ages 10 and up; for more information call the school at (252) 438-6423.

 

SATURDAY

Microchip Clinic — The Human Society of Granville County is hosting a microchip clinic from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Southern States in Creedmoor; pet food donations will be accepted.

Vance Democrats — The Vance County Democrats will hold a joint precinct meeting at 9:30 a.m. at the Vance County Commissioner’s Meeting Room in the Vance County Court House; county convention will follow at 10:30 a.m.; open to all Vance County democrats.

 

MONDAY

Library Advisory Board — The Perry Memorial Library Advisory Board meets at 5 p.m. at the library.

City Council — The Henderson City Council meets at 6 p.m. in the City Council Chambers.

Masonic Lodge — Beacon Light Masonic Lodge No. 249 meets at 7 p.m. at 1204 West Andrews Ave. for regular communication on the second Monday of every month; members should wear Masonic dress; for more information, call (252) 915-9391.

DAV — The Vance County Chapter 97 of the DAV meets at 6 p.m. at the Vance County Senior Center, 126 S. Garnett Street.

Beekeepers Association — The Kerr-Tar Beekeepers Association meets at 7 p.m. at the Vance County Cooperative Extension Office, 305 Young Street, Henderson; the meeting is open to the public.

Genealogical Society — The Vance County Genealogical Society meets at 6:30 p.m. in the Farm Bureau Room at Perry Memorial Library; Tom Peace will present a program on the history of Granville and Warren counties; the meeting is open to the public.

 

MARCH 11

Appearance Commission — The Henderson Community Appearance Commission meets at 3 p.m. in the City Council Chambers.

LGWCC — The Lake Gaston Weed Control Council meets at 7 p.m. at Roanoke-Wildwood VFD.

Mental health plan — The Cardinal Innovations/Five County Community Operations Center’s Consumer and Family Advisory Committee meets at 6 p.m., at the Warren County campus of Vance-Granville Community College, 210 Ridgeway St., Bldg. 4, Room W432, Warrenton; consumers may attend and sign up to discuss issues from 6:15 to 6:30 p.m.; for more information, call (252) 430-1330, ext. 3025 or 3050.

Optimist Club — Deadline for applications for the Optimist Oratorical Contest; applications should be sent to Yancey Hines at 268 Dabney Woods Lane, Henderson.

Perry Memorial Library — The Perry Memorial Library’s Let’s Talk About It series continues from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Farm Bureau Room with a discussion with a featured scholar on “Dreaming in Cuban”; copies of the book are available at the library.

 

MARCH 12

Maria Parham — The Volunteer Services of Maria Parham Medical Center is hosting its $5 jewelry and accessories sale today from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. and tomorrow from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the John T. Church Classroom at the hospital.

 

MARCH 13

Parks and Recreation — The Henderson-Vance Parks and Recreation Commission meets at noon at Aycock Recreation Center.

Chess club — Henderson/Vance Chess Club meets at First United Methodist Church 6 to 9:30 p.m.; open to the public; for more information, call Rudy Abate at (252) 438-4459, daytime, or (252) 738-0375, evenings.

Breastfeeding Support Group — the Maria Parham Medical Center Breastfeeding Support Group meets from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. in the Center for Rehabilitation conference room in the Brodie-Waddill Building; group led by a lactation consultant from Maria Parham; free and open only to active breastfeeding mothers and their babies; for questions, call (252) 436-1414.

Maria Parham — The Volunteer Services of Maria Parham Medical Center is hosting its $5 jewelry and accessories sale from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the John T. Church Classroom at the hospital.

 

MARCH 14

Weight loss group — TOWN ( Take Off Weight Now ), a nonprofit weight loss group, meets at 11:30 a.m. at Aycock Recreation Center.

 

MARCH 15

Henderson Institute — The Henderson Institute Class of 1964 meets at 1 p.m. at the Henderson Institute Museum on Rock Spring Street.

 

MARCH 17

Knitting club — The knitting club at Perry Memorial Library meets from 1-3 p.m. in the board room; knitting , crocheting and other crafts involving strings and yarn; free program, public welcome to work on their crafts or to come and learn.

 

MARCH 18

Masonic lodge — The Henderson Masonic Lodge No. 229 meets on the third Tuesday of each month at the lodge, 401 Brodie Road, Henderson; meal is served at 6 p.m.; stated communication at 7 p.m.; open to lodge members and visiting Master Masons.