Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Apr. 14, 2014 @ 05:03 PM

TODAY

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.

Community Watch — The West End Community Watch Group meets at 6:30 p.m. at West End Baptist Church; a police report will be presented; Turner Pride of Vance County Cooperative Extension will speak on the 4-H program as a way to reduce crime; the meeting is open to the public.

Vance Republicans — The Vance County Republicans meet at 6:30 p.m. at the Huntstone Community Center, 52 E. Waycliff Road; Becky Gray of the John Locke Foundation will give a presentation on voter ID regulations.

Board of Elections — The Vance County Board of Elections meets at 4 p.m. in the Board of Elections Office in the Henry A. Dennis Building, 300 S. Garnett St.

Kiwanis Club — The Henderson Kiwanis Club meets at 6:30 p.m. at Golden Corral Restaurant; Boyd and Tom Dimmick will present a program on the Eliminate Project, a Kiwanis international project to eliminate maternal and neonatal tetanus; open to all members and their guests.

 

WEDNESDAY

Granville-Vance Home Health — The Granville-Vance Home Health Agency is holding an informational session to educate the public on advance care planning and advance directive forms at 11 a.m. at the Granville County Senior Center; the session is free and open to the public.

Warren Commissioners — The Warren County Board of Commissioners will hold a special meeting at 6 p.m. in the Warren County Armory Civic Center; the meeting is open to the public.

 

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.

Crime Prevention — The Vance County Juvenile Crime Prevention Council meets at 8:30 a.m. at Aycock Recreation Center, 307 Carey Chapel Road.

Social Services — The Vance County Board of Social Services meets at 8 a.m. in the director’s office at 350 Ruin Creek Road, Henderson.

Community Watch — The West Hills/West Creek/158 By-Pass Community Watch meets at 6:30 p.m. at Westwood Pentecostal Holiness Church; the Rev. Gene Wood, president of the Vance County Community Watch Association, will be the speaker; refreshments will be served; the meeting is open to all area residents.

Henderson BPW — The Henderson Business & Professional Women’s Club meets at 6:30 p.m. for its regular monthly dinner in the classroom at Maria Parham Medical Center; the meeting is open to members and guests; for reservations, call (252) 438-6732.

 

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

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

Warren County Farmers Market — The Warren County Farmers Market is open from 8 a.m. to noon in the BB&T parking lot at the corner of East Macon and Bragg streets in Warrenton.

 

MONDAY

NARFE — Chapter 2289 of The National Association of Active and Retired Federal Employees meets from 9 to 10 a.m. at Crossroads Family Restaurant in Henderson; David Ruggles and Taylor Anderton, of Maria Parham Medical Center and the Carolina Donor Service, respectively, will present information on advance directives, living wills and the organ donor program; open to all active and retired federal employees; for more information, contact Linda Carter, vice president, at (252) 257-4336 or lhcarter@hotmail.com.

 

APRIL 22

Perry Memorial Library — Perry Memorial Library will hold its final “Let’s Talk About It” session from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Farm Bureau Room.

 

APRIL 24

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 North Tower, is from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. in downtown Henderson; the concert is free and open to the public.

Job Fair — A Jobs and Opportunities Fair will be from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Henderson Middle School, 219 Charles Street, Henderson; job seekers should dress appropriately and bring a black pen, resume and relevant certifications; lunch will be provided; open to the public; for more information, call (919) 908-0164.

 

APRIL 25

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

 

APRIL 26

Warren County Farmers Market — The Warren County Farmers Market is open from 8 a.m. to noon in the BB&T parking lot at the corner of East Macon and Bragg streets in Warrenton.

Recycling Day — Henderson-Vance Recycling Day will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the front parking lot of the city operations center on Beckford Drive, Henderson; household recyclables and items including but not limited to electronics, machinery parts, clothes, shoes and toys will be accepted for recycling; no hazardous materials will be accepted; the event is open to the public.

Car Expo — The Heavenly Angels Among Us will present the eighth annual Antwain Wimbush Bike Ride and Car Expo from noon to 5 p.m. in downtown Henderson; registration will be from 10:30 a.m. to noon at 911 N. Garnett St.; there will be food and games.

 

APRIL 28

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.

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

 

APRIL 29

Granville-Vance Home Health — The Granville-Vance Home Health Agency is holding an informational session to educate the public on advance care planning and advance directive forms at 11 a.m. at the North Granville Senior Center; the session is free and open to the public.