Saturday, July 12, 2014

Jul. 11, 2014 @ 05:23 PM

TODAY

Farmers Market — The Vance County Regional Farmers Market, located off Beckford Drive behind the Kidney Dialysis Center, will be open every Wednesday and Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.; for more information and to register as a vendor, contact Tracy Madigan at (252) 438-8188.

 

MONDAY

DAV — Chapter 97 of Disabled American Veterans, consisting of Vance, Granville, Warren and Franklin counties, meets at 6 p.m. on the second Monday of every month at the Vance County Senior Center, 126 S. Garnett Street; all members are encouraged to attend.

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, call (252) 915-9391.

Quilts ’R Us — Vance Quilts ’R Use meets at 6 p.m. in the fellowship hall of First Presbyterian Church; 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 of Perry Memorial Library; Maury York, director of the Tar River Center for History and Culture, will be the guest speaker; open to all members and others interested.

 

TUESDAY

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.

Board of Health — The Warren County Board of Health meets at 7 p.m. in the conference room at the Warren County Health Department.

Kiwanis Club — The Henderson Kiwanis Club meets at 6:30 p.m. at Golden Corral Restaurant; Richelle Suttle and Katy Phillips from Arc of North Carolina will speak on a foodshare program and donation stations; the meeting is open to all members and their guests.

Warren Library — John Santa will present “The Culture of Bluegrass Music in North Carolina” at 3 p.m. at the Warren County Memorial Library; the event is free and open to the public.

 

WEDNESDAY

Farmers Market — The Vance County Regional Farmers Market, located off Beckford Drive behind the Kidney Dialysis Center, will be open every Wednesday and Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.; for more information and to register as a vendor, contact Tracy Madigan at (252) 438-8188.

 

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.

Community Watch – Kittrell Community Watch meets at 7 p.m. at the Kittrell Community House; the speaker will be Dave Ahner of Ahner Security, Inc.; the meeting is open to the public.

 

FRIDAY

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

Lunch and Learn — Maria Parham will host a lunch and learn program starting at 11:30 a.m. in the hospital classroom; Dr. Scott Buckel will discuss shoulder problems and shoulder replacements; RSVP by 2 p.m. July 17 to (252) 436-1401.

 

JULY 19

Cantaloupe Festival — The Ridgeway Cantaloupe Festival is from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Ridgeway; there will be cantaloupes, stew, hot dogs, historical displays, kiddie rides, horseback rides, local entertainment and crafts.

Farmers Market — The Vance County Regional Farmers Market, located off Beckford Drive behind the Kidney Dialysis Center, will be open every Wednesday and Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.; for more information and to register as a vendor, contact Tracy Madigan at (252) 438-8188.

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

 

JULY 21

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.

Genealogical Society — The Vance County Genealogical Society 1881 meets at 11:30 a.m. at Ribeye’s in Henderson; the meeting will include a workshop with hints and ideas to help with genealogy research; the meeting is open to the public.

 

JULY 23

Farmers Market — The Vance County Regional Farmers Market, located off Beckford Drive behind the Kidney Dialysis Center, will be open every Wednesday and Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.; for more information and to register as a vendor, contact Tracy Madigan at (252) 438-8188.

 

JULY 24

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.

 

JULY 25

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

 

JULY 26

Farmers Market — The Vance County Regional Farmers Market, located off Beckford Drive behind the Kidney Dialysis Center, will be open every Wednesday and Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.; for more information and to register as a vendor, contact Tracy Madigan at (252) 438-8188.