Sunday, March 9, 2014

Mar. 08, 2014 @ 05:55 PM

MONDAY

Library Advisory Board — The Perry Memorial Library Advisory Board meets at 5 p.m. at the library.

City Council — The Henderson City Council meets at 6 p.m. in the City Council Chambers.

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.

DAV — The Vance County Chapter 97 of the DAV meets at 6 p.m. at the Vance County Senior Center, 126 S. Garnett Street.

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.

Genealogical Society — The Vance County Genealogical Society meets at 6:30 p.m. in the Farm Bureau Room at Perry Memorial Library; Tom Peace will present a program on the history of Granville and Warren counties; the meeting is open to the public.

Board of Education — The Vance County Board of Education at 7 p.m. in the administrative services center board room at 1724 Graham Ave., Henderson.

 

TUESDAY

Appearance Commission — The Henderson Community Appearance Commission meets at 3 p.m. in the City Council Chambers.

LGWCC — The Lake Gaston Weed Control Council meets at 7 p.m. at Roanoke-Wildwood VFD.

Mental health plan — The Cardinal Innovations/Five County Community Operations Center’s Consumer and Family Advisory Committee meets at 6 p.m., at the Warren County campus of Vance-Granville Community College, 210 Ridgeway St., Bldg. 4, Room W432, Warrenton; consumers may attend and sign up to discuss issues from 6:15 to 6:30 p.m.; for more information, call (252) 430-1330, ext. 3025 or 3050.

Optimist Club — Deadline for applications for the Optimist Oratorical Contest; applications should be sent to Yancey Hines at 268 Dabney Woods Lane, Henderson.

Perry Memorial Library — The Perry Memorial Library’s Let’s Talk About It series continues from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Farm Bureau Room with a discussion with a featured scholar on “Dreaming in Cuban”; copies of the book are available at the library.

Social Services — The Vance County Board of Social Services meets at 8 a.m. at 350 Ruin Creek Road, Henderson, to discuss the budget for the fiscal year 2014-2015.

Cardinal Innovations — The Cardinal Innovations /Five County Community Operations Center’s Consumer and Family Advisory Committee meets at 6 p.m., at the Warren County campus of Vance-Granville Community College, 210 Ridgeway St., Bldg. 4, Room W432, Warrenton; consumers may attend and sign up to discuss issues from 6:15 to 6:30 p.m.; for more information, call (252) 430-1330, ext. 3025 or 3050.

Vance Republicans — The Vance County Republican Party will hold its annual convention beginning at 6 p.m. at Pool Rock Plantation, 1305 Pool Rock Road; free hot dog supper and raffle; the speaker will be Hal Weatherman.

 

WEDNESDAY

Maria Parham — The Volunteer Services of Maria Parham Medical Center is hosting its $5 jewelry and accessories sale today from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. and tomorrow from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the John T. Church Classroom at the hospital.

 

THURSDAY

Parks and Recreation — The Henderson-Vance Parks and Recreation Commission meets at noon at Aycock Recreation Center.

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.

Breastfeeding Support Group — the Maria Parham Medical Center Breastfeeding Support Group meets from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. in the Center for Rehabilitation conference room in the Brodie-Waddill Building; group led by a lactation consultant from Maria Parham; free and open only to active breastfeeding mothers and their babies; for questions, call (252) 436-1414.

Maria Parham — The Volunteer Services of Maria Parham Medical Center is hosting its $5 jewelry and accessories sale from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the John T. Church Classroom at the hospital.

 

FRIDAY

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

 

MARCH 15

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

 

MARCH 17

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.

 

MARCH 18

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.

 

MARCH 20

Human Relations Commission — The Vance County Human Relations Commission meets at 7 p.m. in the City Council Chambers.

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.

 

MARCH 21

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

 

MARCH 24

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

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.