Friday, February 28, 2014

Feb. 27, 2014 @ 05:04 PM

TODAY

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 — A Lunch and Learn program at Maria Parham Medical Center begins with lunch at 11:30 a.m. in the hospital classroom; Dr. Robert Harrison will give a presentation on heart disease at noon in the auditorium; to make reservations, call (252) 436-1401 before 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 27.


SATURDAY

Dabney Elementary — Dabney Elementar School is hosting a Zumba fundraiser for Vane County Schools from 3 to 6 p.m.; tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children; for more information, go to abetterdaync.weebly.com or call (919) 939-3289.


MONDAY

Oxford Prep — Oxford Preparatory High School Student Shadow Day from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; for more information, contact Kate Reetz at (919) 690-0360 or reetzk@oxfordprephs.org.

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.

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

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

TUESDAY

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

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.

MARCH 7

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.

MARCH 8

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.

MARCH 10

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.

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.

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.

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.