Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Aug. 06, 2013 @ 10:11 AM

  

     

TODAY

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

Cooking classes — At Warren County Memorial Library, 119 S. Front St., Warrenton; 6-8 p.m.; call (919) 707-5245 for more information.

Kiwanis Club — The Kiwanis Club of Henderson will meet at 6:30 p.m. at The Golden Corral. Anyone interest in attending as a guest can contact Mike Brafford at 252-438-8154.

Board of Elections — The Vance County Board of Elections will meet at 4 p.m. in the Board of Elections office located at the Henry A. Dennis Building, 300 S. Garnett St.

 

WEDNESDAY

Farmers referendum – N.C. Small Grain Growers Association assessment referendum voting at all county extension offices statewide; voting is being held in offices in Henderson, Oxford and Warrenton.

 

THURSDAY

Alive After Five — 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in Creedmoor; Carolina Breakers perform; second concert of Granville County Chamber of Commerce’s 2013 Alive After Five series will take place from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Park and Recreations — The Henderson-Vance Park and Recreations Commission meets at noon, Aycock Recreation Center.

Kerr Lake Nursing and Rehabilitation Center — 6 p.m. ice cream social and open house tour of new therapy gym.

Breastfeeding Support Group — the Maria Parham Medical Center Breastfeeding Support Group will meet from 1:30-2:30 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, contact Ginny or Jackie at 252-436-1414.

Social Services — The Board of Social Services will have a called meeting at 8 a.m. in the director’s office at 350 Ruin Creek Road. The meeting is to discuss personnel matters.

 

FRIDAY

Weight loss group — Take Off Weight Now, a non-profit weight loss group, Aycock Recreation Center, 11:30 a.m.

Makerspace Open House — hosted by Perry Memorial Library, 1-4 p.m.; makerspace is a creative workspace where people can come together to share equipment, resources, and knowledge; area will focus on various arts and crafts, including sewing, jewelry making, painting, digital photography, and other artistic endeavors; tours, information exchange and guidelines are available; reservations can be made.

Water aerobics — Registration for the Vance County Senior Center Water Aerobics and Exercise Program, 2:30 p.m.; classes at Henderson Family YMCA; age 60 and over eligible; $60 due at registration, balance of $120 due by Dec. 1; classes start Aug. 27; more information from senior center at (252) 430-0257.

Beacon Light — Beacon Light Lodge 249, 1204 W. Andrews Ave., fish plate sale, 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.; plates include fish, coleslaw, French fries, dinner roll; eat in or take out; for more information, contact Lamont Nowell at (252) 432-0884 or James Fisher at (252) 915-9391.

 

SATURDAY

Cruise in — Tar River Cruizers’ monthly gathering, Lowe’s/Staples parking lot, 5:30-8:30 p.m.; old cars, oldies music, good food, door prizes, 50/50 tickets, fun and fellowship.

Lake Gaston — 50th year celebration; swim, float, paddle, walk, or wave across Lake Gaston; osail.org for details or registration.

 

AUG. 12

Disabled veterans — Vance County Chapter 97 of the Disabled American Veterans, 6 p.m., at the Vance County Senior Center, 126 S. Garnett Sreet.

Beacon Light Lodge — ritual training session, 7 p.m.; business dress; for more information contact secretary James Fisher at (252) 915-9391.

City Council — The City Council will meet at 6 p.m. in the City Council Chambers.

KLWR Advisory Board — the board will meet at 9:30 a.m. in the City Hall Large Conference Room

Cancellation — Perry Memorial Library’s knitting club, which usually meets every other Monday, from 1-3 p.m., will not take place today.

 

AUG. 13

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

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

Warren Supply Drive — back to school supply drive deadline for Warren County students; contact Lori Parrott at (252) 257-1134.

 

AUG 14

Volunteer fundraiser — Maria Parham Medical Center Volunteer Services shoe and uniform fundraiser from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. today. For questions, call (252) 436-1564.

 

AUG. 15

Renters’ clinic– Renters’ Rights and Responsibilities Clinic held from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the at the H. Leslie Perry Memorial Library; will provide information about the rights and responsibilities of renters in North Carolina; free and open to the public, no registration required.

Volunteer fundraiser — Maria Parham Medical Center Volunteer Services shoe and uniform fundraiser from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. today. For questions, call (252) 436-1564.

 

AUG. 16

Weight loss group — Take Off Weight Now, a non-profit weight loss group, will meet at Aycock Recreation Center at 11:30 a.m.

New Teacher Breakfast — The New Teacher Breakfast begins at 7:30 a.m., in the cafeteria at the Masonic Home for Children, 600 College Street, Oxford; insurance members are invited to set up business displays; sponsored by the Granville County Chamber of Commerce and Granville Health System.

Beacon Light — Beacon Light Lodge 249, 1204 W. Andrews Ave., fish plate sale, 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.; plates include fish, coleslaw, French fries, dinner roll; eat in or take out; for more information, contact Lamont Nowell at (252) 432-0884 or James Fisher at (252) 915-9391.

 

AUG. 17

Block party — The House of Jabez Youth Outreach Center Back-to-School Block Party at Platinum Cuts Barbershop, 901 South Beckford St., Henderson; from noon to 4 p.m.; school supplies and food items will be given away; free and opened to the public. To donate items or to volunteer, call (919) 3975339 or send an email to jabez_heals@fastmail.us.

 

AUG. 19

Knitting club — Perry Memorial Library, every other Monday, from 1-3 p.m.; knitting, crocheting and other crafts involving strings and yarn; free program, public welcome to work on their crafts or to come and learn.

Portrait unveiling — Unveiling of the Perry family portraits, 6:30 p.m. at Perry Memorial Library; portraits of Col. Henry Perry, Jane Hall Perry and H. Leslie Perry have been found and professionally restored.

 

AUG. 20

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.

Cooking classes — At Warren County Memorial Library, 119 S. Front St., Warrenton; 6-8 p.m.; call (919) 707-5245 for more information.

Warren Board of Health — the Warren County Board Of Health will meet at 7 p.m. in the Conference Room at Warren County Health Department.