Sunday, June 15, 2014

Jun. 14, 2014 @ 03:54 PM

MONDAY

NARFE — Chapter 2289 of the National Association of Retired and Active Federal Employees meets at 9 a.m. at Crossroads Family Restaurant, 946 W. Andrews Ave.; Richard Pulsifer will present a program on consumer fraud, identity theft and mass marketing fraud; reservations are not required.

Genealogical Society — The Vance County Genealogical Society 1881 meets at 11:30 a.m. at Ribeye’s; Joanne Carpenter will present a program on the Jones family; the meeting is open to the public.

 

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 at 6 p.m.; stated communication at 7 p.m.; open to lodge members and visiting Master Masons.

Board of Health — The Granville-Vance District Board of Health meets at 7 p.m. at the Vance County Health Department, 115 Charles Rollins Road, Henderson.

Community Watch — The West End Community Watch group meets at 6:30 p.m. in the fellowship hall of West End Baptist Church; Frank Newell, wildlife conservationist and founder of the Eastern Bluebird Rescue Group, will be the featured speaker; there will be a police report.

Kiwanis Club — The Henderson Kiwanis Club meets at 6:30 p.m. at Golden Corral Restaurant in Henderson; Dr. Brian Creasman of Vance County Schools will speak; the meeting is open to all members and their guests.

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.

 

WEDNESDAY

Farmers Market — The Vance County Regional Farmers Market, located off Beckford Drive behind the Kidney Dialysis Center, will be open every Wednesday from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.; for more information and to register as a vendor, contact Tracy Madigan at (252) 438-8188.

 

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.

John R. Hawkins — There will be a called meeting of the John R. Hawkins Alumni and Friends Executive Committee at 5:30 p.m. in the community room of the Warren County Memorial Library; the meeting will end no later than 6:45 p.m.

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

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

 

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.

Farmers Market — The Vance County Regional Farmers Market, located off Beckford Drive behind the Kidney Dialysis Center, will be open every Wednesday from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.; for more information and to register as a vendor, contact Tracy Madigan at (252) 438-8188.

 

JUNE 23

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.

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; open to the public to work on crafts or to attend and learn.

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

 

JUNE 24

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.

 

JUNE 25

Farmers Market — The Vance County Regional Farmers Market, located off Beckford Drive behind the Kidney Dialysis Center, will be open every Wednesday from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.; for more information and to register as a vendor, contact Tracy Madigan at (252) 438-8188.

 

JUNE 26

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.

Therapy Center — Franklin Therapy Center will hold an open house from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at 1501 N. Bickett Blvd., Suite F, in Louisburg; the event will include light hors d’oeuvres, drinks and free five-minute massages; for more information, call (919) 497-8460.

 

JUNE 27

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

 

JUNE 28

Farmers Market — The Vance County Regional Farmers Market, located off Beckford Drive behind the Kidney Dialysis Center, will be open every Wednesday from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.; for more information and to register as a vendor, contact Tracy Madigan at (252) 438-8188.