Thursday, January 16, 2014

Jan. 15, 2014 @ 04:47 PM

TODAY

Human Relations Commission — The Henderson 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.

Crime Prevention Council — The Vance County Juvenile Crime Prevention Council meets at 8:30 a.m. at Aycock Recreation Center, 307 Carey Chapel Road, Henderson; the Vance Gang Awareness Partnership sub-committee meets immediately after.

Community Watch — The West Hills/West Creek/158 By-Pass Community Watch meets at 6:30 p.m. in the fellowship hall of Westwood Pentecostal Holiness Church; Debbie Kinton with CMI Insurance will be the guest speaker; refreshments will be served; open to all area residents.

Henderson BPW — The Henderson Business and Professional Women’s Club meets at 6:30 p.m. at Maria Parham Medical Center; open to new members and guests; for reservations, call (252) 438-6732.

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

Community Watch — The Kittrell Community Watch group meets at 7 p.m. at the Kittrell Community House; Pastor Gene Wood, president of the Vance County Community Watch, will be the speaker; the meeting is open to the public.

FRIDAY

Oxford Prep — Oxford Preparatory High School Student Shadow Day from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.; for more information, contact Kate Reetz at (919) 690-0360 or reetzk@oxfordprephs.org.

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


SATURDAY

John R. Hawkins — John R. Hawkins and Friends, Inc, meets at 10 a.m. in the fellowship hall of Snow Hill Baptist Church to complete plans for 2014; open to all interested in the John R. Hawkins High School.


MONDAY

Genealogical Society — The Vance County Genealogical Society 1881, Inc., meets at 11:30 a.m. at Ribeye’s in Henderson; Hilma Smith will present the program on Plank Chapel Church; the meeting is open to the public.

Healthcare enrollment — Enrollment in healthcare through the Affordable Healthcare Act will be available between 8:30 p.m. and 5 p.m. at the Rural Health Group, 100 Parkview Drive West, Henderson; the non-profit, federally qualified group does not deny healthcare services due to inability to pay; those interested must bring identification and proof of income for proper enrollment.

TUESDAY

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 6 p.m.; Stated Communication at 7 p.m.; all lodge members and visiting Master Masons are invited to attend.

Community Watch — The Carey Chapel Community Watch meets at 7 p.m. at Aycock Recreation Center; open to all area residents.

Republican Party — The Vance County Republican Party meets at 6:30 p.m. in the commissioner room at 122 Young Street, Henderson; N.C. Rep. George Cleveland will speak on immigration; the session is open to the public.

Board of Health — The Warren County Board of Health meets at 7 p.m. in the conference room at the Warren County Health Department.

Community Watch — The West End Community Watch group meets at 6:30 p.m. in the fellowship hall of West End Baptist Church; the speaker will be Cindy Bostic, assistant district attorney.

Kiwanis Club — The Henderson Kiwanis Club meets at 6:30 p.m. at Golden Corral Restaurant in Henderson; Mark Pace will present a program on the history of the Revolutionary War in Vance and surrounding counties; open to all members and their guests.


JAN. 23

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. 24

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


JAN. 27

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.

JAN. 28

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.