Saturday, February 1, 2014

Jan. 31, 2014 @ 05:12 PM

TODAY

Prince Hall Masons — Club 15 Inc. of the Prince Hall Masons will hold its fifth annual Westen Scholarship Dance at 9 p.m. at the Elks Lodge on Rockspring Street, Henderson; tickets are $10 in advance, $12 at the door; call (252) 425-0813 for more information.

Henderson Institute — The Henderson Institute TRIAD Chapter meets at 11 a.m. at the Henderson Institute Museum on Rockspring Street; members may bring a guest.

HCCA — The Henderson Community Concert Association will present a performance by the N.C. Symphony at 8 p.m. in the Vance-Granville Community College Civic Center auditorium; admission is by season ticket only, no tickets will be available at the door.


MONDAY

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

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.

Board of Education — The Granville County Board of Education meets at 6 p.m. at the Board of Education Administrative Offices, 101 Delacroix Street, Oxford.


TUESDAY

Oxford Prep — Oxford Preparatory High School open house from 6 to 7:30 p.m.; for more information, contact Kate Reetz at (919) 690-0360 or reetzk@oxfordprephs.org.

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

Parks and Recreation — The Henderson-Vance Parks and Recreation Comprehensive Plan Community Meeting is from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in the Farm Bureau Room of Perry Memorial Library.

Boy Scouts — The Boy Scout Troop 605 is holding a spaghetti supper fundraiser from 5 to 7:30 p.m. in the fellowship hall of the First Presbyterian Church, 222 Young Street, Henderson; $7 per plate, eat in or take out; proceeds will be used to fund a summer camp trip for the scouts.

Kiwanis Club — The Henderson Kiwanis Club meets at 6:30 p.m. at the Golden Corral Restaurant; Mark Pace will give a presentation on the history of the Revolutionary War in the area; open to all members and their guests.

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

THURSDAY

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.

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.

Genealogy Society — The Granville County Genealogical Society meets at 6:30 p.m. in the large conference room at Thornton Library in Oxford; Rebecca Ryan, executive director of the Historic Hillsborough Commission, will speak on Elizabeth Keckley’s journey from slavery to making dresses in the white house; the meeting is open to the public.

Parenting series — The Incredible Years Parenting Series meets at 5 to 7:30 p.m. every Thursday at L.B. Yancey Elementary School, 311 Hawkins Drive, Henderson; free childcare, free meal, weekly drawing for prize and weekly parent package; for more information or to register, call Vickie Jones or Jean Bell at Vance County Cooperative Extension at (252) 438-8188.


FRIDAY

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

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

FEB. 8

Cancellation — The Granville County Humane Society’s microchip clinic scheduled for today has been canceled.

FEB. 10

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.

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, contact James Fisher at (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.

KLRW — The KLRW Advisory Board meets at 9:30 a.m. in the City Hall large conference room.

City Council — The Henderson City Council will hold a regular meeting at 6 p.m. in the City Council Chambers.

Community Watch — The Lakeview / White Oak Drive Community Watch meets at 6:30 p.m. in the chapel of Flowers Funeral Home on Oxford Road; the speaker will be Capt. Bryant Williams of Vance County Emergency Services.

Vance Charter — The Vance Charter School Board of Directors meets at 7 p.m. in the media center at the school.

Genealogical Society — The Vance County Genealogical Society meets at 6:30 p.m. in the Farm Bureau room of Perry Memorial Library.


FEB. 11

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.

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

FEB. 12

Oxford Prep — Oxford Preparatory High School Student Shadow Day from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.; for more information, contact Kate Reetz at (919) 690-0360 or reetzk@oxfordprephs.org.

FEB. 13

Southern Vance — Southern Vance High School is holding a financial aid night starting at 6 p.m. at the school; Amyt Denton, CFNC regional representative, will be the guest speaker; for questions, contact Tannis Jenkins at (252) 430-6000.

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.

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.

Parks and Recreation — The Henderson-Vance Parks and Recreation Commission meets at 12 p.m. at Aycock Recreation Center.

Parenting series — The Incredible Years Parenting Series meets at 5 to 7:30 p.m. every Thursday at L.B. Yancey Elementary School, 311 Hawkins Drive, Henderson; free childcare, free meal, weekly drawing for prize and weekly parent package; for more information call Vickie Jones or Jean Bell at Vance County Cooperative Extension at (252) 438-8188.


FEB. 14

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

 
FEB. 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.; all lodge members and visiting Master Masons are invited to attend.

Community Watch — The Carey Chapel Community Watch meets at 7 p.m. at Aycock Recreation Center; open to all area residents.