The Vanguard Café in Oxford, where Vance-Granville Community College culinary arts students prepare and serve lunch for the public, will offer a la carte lunch service to members of the community from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on scheduled Thursdays during the spring 2015 semester.
Rock Bridge Cemetery Preservation held a public meeting Nov. 6 in the Farm Bureau Room at Perry Memorial Library to update the public about work and improvements at the cemetery.
The November meeting of the Sans Souci Literary Club was held in the home of Sadie Callahan. Eighteen members were present and were served a dessert course with coffee before the meeting began.
Granville County Habitat for Humanity will soon start construction on a new affordable home in Oxford, in partnership with the carpentry program at Vance-Granville Community College. Officials from VGCC joined Habitat volunteers and community leaders at a groundbreaking ceremony Oct. 21 at 305 Linden Ave., the site that one day will house a local family.
The Vance County Senior Center is planning a Christmas trip and one to Pigeon Forge.
The Lake Gaston Association will hold its next monthly meeting at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 3, at Lake Gaston Baptist Church.
The Warren County Training School-North Warren High School Alumni and Friends Association is sponsoring an After Thanksgiving Dance on Saturday, Nov. 29.
The Vance-Granville Community Band will perform its seventh annual holiday concert at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 9, in the Vance-Granville Community College Civic Center on the main campus in Vance County. Admission is free, and the public is invited.
The Middleburg Garden Club has been busy this fall.
Saundra Eaton, a retired caption with the U.S. Air Force, visited New Hope Elementary School on Nov. 6 to give a presentation to second- and fifth-grade students in honor of Veterans Day.
Paul Ross was the featured speaker at the Henderson Business and Professional Women’s Club Oct. 16 meeting held at Maria Parham Medical Center.