Friday, May 16, 2014

May. 15, 2014 @ 06:07 PM

TODAY

Zumba — A Zumbathon charity event for Relay for Life is from 7 to 9:30 p.m. at ZG With Rosemarie, 1366 N. Garnett St., Henderson; there is no fee for admission; donations will be accepted; all proceeds will benefit Team Addie’s Fight.

 

SATURDAY

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

Microchip Clinic — A microchip clinic sponsored by the Humane Society of Granville County is from 1 to 4 p.m. at Southern States in Oxford; microchips are $20 each, including lifetime registration.

Walkathon — A walkathon to benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital will begin at 9 a.m. at the Warren County Armory Civic Center in Warrenton; registration begins at 8:30 a.m.; the registration fee is $10; for more information contact Mary Dunson at (252) 257-3206.

John R. Hawkins — John R. Hawkins Alumni and Friends Inc. will hold an executive board meeting at 10 a.m. in the community room of the Warren County Memorial Library.

 

MONDAY

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 1881 meets at 11:30 a.m. at Ribeye’s in Henderson; Connie Roberson will present a program on the Pendergrass and Cole families; the meeting is open to the public.

 

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.

 

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

Job Corps — The Kittrell Job Corps Center will host a career day for center students from 9 a.m. to 12:L30 p.m. in the center gymnasium; 35 vendors will participate; for more information contact Joan Robinson, the center’s business community liaison, at (252) 438-9106 or robinson.joan@jobcorps.org.

 

MAY 26

Knitting club — The knitting club at Perry Memorial Library will not meet in observance of Memorial Day.

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

Memorial Service — The Town of Butner will hold a Memorial Day ceremony to honor veterans of the armed forces at 10 a.m. in Gazebo Park on Central Avenue.

 

MAY 27

NAACP — The Vance County NAACP regular monthly meeting is at 7 p.m. at the Gateway Community Center on Garnett Street; a youth session will meet from 6 to 6:45 p.m.

 

MAY 29

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.

Meet in the Street — A Meet Me in the Street concert, featuring Steve Owens and Summertime, is from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. in downtown Henderson; the concert is free and open to the public.

 

JUNE 5

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.

 

JUNE 6

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.

 

JUNE 9

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; open to the public to work on crafts or to attend and learn.