Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Aug. 20, 2013 @ 04:24 PM

    

TODAY

Farmers market — Vance County Farmers Market, located at the Henderson Family YMCA, 380 Ruin Creek Road, is open 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m every Wednesday; contact Wayne Rowland at (252) 438-8188 for more information and to register as a vendor.

 

THURSDAY

Lion’s Club — The Henderson Lion’s Club meets at 6:30 p.m. at the Henderson Country Club; for more information, contact Darlynn Oxendine at (252) 438-8034.

 

FRIDAY

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

Beacon Light Lodge 249 — Fish plate sale, 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. 1204 W. Andrews Ave.; plates include fish, coleslaw, French fries, dinner roll; eat in or take out; for more information, contact Lamont Nowell at (252) 432-0884 or James Fisher at (252) 915-9391.

 

SATURDAY

Farmers market — Vance County Farmers Market, located at the Henderson City Operations Center, 900 S. Beckford Drive, is open 8 a.m. to noon every Saturday; contact Wayne Rowland at (252) 438-8188 for more information and to register as a vendor.

 

MONDAY

Beacon Light Lodge — Ritual training session at 7 p.m; Wear business dress; for more information contact secretary James Fisher at (252) 915-9391.

City Council — meets at 6 p.m. in the City Council Chambers with a work session to follow.

Vance Charter School — Board of Directors meets at 7 p.m. in the school media center.

 

TUESDAY

Cooking classes — 6-8 p.m. at Warren County Memorial Library, 119 S. Front St., Warrenton; call (919) 707-5245 for more information.

Social Services — The Board of Social Services meets at 8 a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church, 222 Young Street; called meeting; interviews to be conducted for Director’s position at the Vance County Department of Social Services.

Guardian ad Litem — The Guardian ad Litem Program is accepting applications from 9 to 11 a.m. for volunteer court advocates for abused and neglected children; office located in the Vance County Courthouse, Room MO33; contact Wynona Thomas at (252) 430-5121 for additional information.

 

AUG. 28

Farmers market — Vance County Farmers Market, located at the Henderson Family YMCA, 380 Ruin Creek Road, is open 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m every Wednesday; contact Wayne Rowland at (252) 438-8188 for more information and to register as a vendor.

 

AUG. 30

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

Fish fry — John R. Hawkins Alumni and Friends, Incorporated fish fry at 4 p.m. Friday, at the Soul City Rural Fire Department, Manson.

Lake Gaston Festival — The 29th Annual Littleton/Lake Gaston Festival from 5-10 p.m.; food vendors open at 5 p.m.; street dancing by “The Castaways” from 7-10 p.m; located in Littleton at the intersection of Hwys 903 and 158.

Beacon Light Lodge 249 — Fish plate sale, 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. 1204 W. Andrews Ave.; plates include fish, coleslaw, French fries, dinner roll; eat in or take out; for more information, contact Lamont Nowell at (252) 432-0884 or James Fisher at (252) 915-9391.

 

AUG. 31

Lake Gaston Festival — The 29th Annual Littleton/Lake Gaston Festival in Littleton from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m; events include live entertainment, arts and crafts vendors, carnival rides, the Stray Cats Rod and Custom Show; located in Littleton at the intersection of Hwys 903 and 158.

Hawkins Alumni — General Meeting of John R. Hawkins Alumni and Friends, Incorporated, 10:30 a.m. in the Snow Hill Baptist Church Fellowship Hall, 504 Snow Hill Road. 40th Reunion Banquet, 5 p.m. at the Vance-Granville Community College Civic Center, followed by dance at 7:30 p.m.

Farmers market — Vance County Farmers Market, located at the Henderson City Operations Center, 900 S. Beckford Drive, is open 8 a.m. to noon every Saturday; contact Wayne Rowland at (252) 438-8188 for more information and to register as a vendor.

 

SEPT. 2

Cancellation — Perry Memorial Library’s knitting club, which usually meets every other Monday, from 1-3 p.m., will not meet in observance of Labor Day.

City Hall — Closed for Labor Day.

 

SEPT. 4

Farmers market — Vance County Farmers Market, located at the Henderson Family YMCA, 380 Ruin Creek Road, is open 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m every Wednesday; contact Wayne Rowland at (252) 438-8188 for more information and to register as a vendor.