Sunday, May 25, 2014

May. 24, 2014 @ 03:53 PM

TODAY

Memorial Service — A memorial service for veterans will be held at 2 p.m. at Rock Bridge Cemetery in Henderson; the event will honor the 16 veterans buried at the cemetery; the event is open to the public.

Memorial Service — A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. at Sunset Memorial Gardens in honor of buried veterans; the speaker will be Army veteran Charlie Smith, director of the N.C. Division of Veterans Affairs.

 

MONDAY

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.

 

TUESDAY

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.

 

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.

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.

Social Services — The Social Services Board in Vance County will hold a called meeting at 8 a.m. in the director’s office at the Vance County Department of Social Services; 350 Ruin Creek Road, Henderson.

 

FRIDAY

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

 

SATURDAY

Kerr-Vance Academy — The Kerr-Vance Academy graduation ceremony will take place at 10 a.m. in the school gymnasium.

 

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

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.

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.