Thursday, January 23, 2014

Jan. 22, 2014 @ 04:22 PM

TODAY

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.

FRIDAY

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

MONDAY

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; the Master Masons and Eastern Stars meet at 6 p.m., open to all Eastern Stars and Master Masons; for more information contact James Fisher at (252) 915-9391.

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

Granville Gardeners — The Granville Gardeners meet at 7 p.m. at the Granville County Cooperative Extension Center in Oxford; Katherine Noel and Bett Laursen will present a program on “God’s Garden,” a community garden in Oxford that grows food for those in need; for more information about the Gardeners, visit thegranvillegardeners.org.

Chamber of Commerce — The Granville County Chamber of Commerce annual banquet begins at 6:30 p.m. at the Vance-Granville Community College Civic Center; tickets are $35 each and include a buffet dinner.

Community Watch — The Ruin Creek Community Watch Group meets at 7 p.m. at West Hills Presbyterian Church; Cindy Bostic, assistant district attorney, will be the speaker.

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.

JAN. 30

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.

JAN. 31

E-911 Advisory Board — The Henderson-Vance E-911 Advisory Board meets at 10 a.m. in the E-911 Operations Center.

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

Job Corps — The Kittrell Job Corps Center’s Winter Commencement Ceremony will be held at 2 to 3 p.m. in the center’s gymnasium; the speaker will be Henderson City Councilwoman Brenda Peace-Jenkins; for more information, contact Joan Robinson business and community liaison at (252) 438-9106.

FEB. 1

Prince Hall Masons — Club 15 Inc. of the Prince Hall Masons will hold its fifth annual Westen Scholarship Dance at 9 p.m. at the Elks Lodge on Rockspring Street, Henderson; tickets are $10 in advance, $12 at the door; call (252) 425-0813 for more information.

Henderson Institute — The Henderson Institute TRIAD Chapter meets at 11 a.m. at the Henderson Institute Museum on Rockspring Street; members may bring a guest.

HCCA — The Henderson Community Concert Association will present a performance by the N.C. Symphony at 8 p.m. in the Vance-Granville Community College Civic Center auditorium; admission is by season ticket only, no tickets will be available at the door.

FEB. 3

Planning Board — The Henderson Planning Board meets at 3:30 p.m. in the City Council Chambers.

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.


FEB. 4

Oxford Prep — Oxford Preparatory High School open house from 6 to 7:30 p.m.; for more information, contact Kate Reetz at (919) 690-0360 or reetzk@oxfordprephs.org.

Zoning Board — The Henderson Zoning Board of Adjustment meets at 3:30 p.m. in the City Council Chambers.

Parks and Recreation — The Henderson-Vance Parks and Recreation Comprehensive Plan Community Meeting is from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in the Farm Bureau Room of Perry Memorial Library.


FEB. 5

Clean Up Henderson Committee — The Clean Up Henderson Committee meets at 3:30 p.m. in the large conference room at City Hall, 132 Rose Ave.


FEB. 6

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.

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.

FEB. 7

American Legion — The American Legion Post No. 60 meets at 6:30 p.m. in the Legion Hut; all members requested to attend.

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


FEB. 8

Cancellation — The Granville County Humane Society’s microchip clinic scheduled for today has been canceled.