Friday, December 28, 2012

Dec. 27, 2012 @ 06:46 PM

Today

Weight loss group — TOWN (Take Off Weight Now), a non-profit weight loss group, will meet at Aycock Recreation Center at 11:30 a.m.

Garbage collection — Brush collection for the City of Henderson will take place today. However, garbage will be picked up Saturday (Dec. 28) and recycle collection will not take place.

Beacon Light — Beacon Light Lodge No. 249 will conduct a pre-New Year’s Eve scholarship dance at 110 S. Garnett St., Henderson, today, from 7 p.m.-2 a.m. Tickets are $10. Bring your own brown bag. Call James Vann at (252) 450-6707 (home) or (252) 425-0813 for more information.

Seasonal flu clinics — Granville-Vance District Health Departments will conduct flu clinics on Friday afternoons, from 1-4 p.m. The cost of the flu vaccine is $35, or $55 for the higher dose flu vaccine recommended by the Centers or Disease Control and Prevention to provide better protection to individuals 65 years of age and older. Medicare Part B (red, white, and blue card) and Medicaid, as well as Blue Cross Blue Shield and Wellpath will be accepted for immunizations. The health department will also be offering the pneumonia vaccine to those who are over age 65, and to those under age 65 who have chronic illnesses. The cost of the pneumonia vaccine is $95.

 

Monday

Zumba — Instructor Claire Phillips will conduct Zumba classes every Monday and Wednesday night, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. (each night), at the Norlina Fire Dept., 102 Center St., Norlina. Contact Phillips at (252) 567-3490 for more information.

Garbage collection — Garbage, brush and recycle collections for the City of Henderson will take follow the normal schedule.

 

Tuesday

Garbage collection — Garbage, brush and recycle collections for the City of Henderson that would normally take place on Tuesday will be moved to Wednesday (Jan. 2).

Closing — Henderson City Hall will be closed today.

 

Thursday

Garbage collection — Brush and recycle collections for the City of Henderson will take place today. However, garbage will be picked up Friday (Jan. 4).

Writers group — The Second Cup Writers Group meets every first and third Wednesday morning, at 9:30 p.m., at Full Circle Coffee Shop in Youngsville for critique and discussion of writing.

 

Jan. 4

Garbage collection — Brush and recycle collections for the City of Henderson will take place today. However, garbage will be picked up Saturday (Jan. 5).

 

Jan. 7

Chamber — The recognition committee of the Granville County Chamber of Commerce will convene for a meeting in the chamber boardroom at noon.

 

Jan. 8

Fire department — The Cokesbury Volunteer Fire Dept. will conduct its annual meeting today, at 7:30 p.m. Fire department business will be discussed. All guests are invited to attend.

Chamber — The board of directors of the Granville County Chamber of Commerce will conduct a meeting at Vance-Granville Community College’s south campus at 8 a.m.

 

Jan. 10

Writers group — The Franklin County Arts Council Night Writers Group meets every second and fourth Thursday night, at 7 p.m., at Full Circle Coffee Shop in Youngsville for critique and discussion of writing.

Granville Health System — There will be a meeting of the quality council at 6 p.m. in the board room.