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FUNDRAISER                                                  5/30


CARILION FRANKLIN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL AUXILIARY WILL HAVE A FUNDRAISER...SOUTHERN SHEETS, LINENS AND GIFTS ON TUESDAY, MAY 30TH FROM 7 AM UNTIL 4 PM IN THE 3RD FLOOR AUDITORIUM.  OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.  FUNDRAISER FOR SCHOLARSHIPS, HOSPITAL EQUIPMENT, ETC.


YOUTH BELL CHOIR PROGRAM                 5/30


THE ANTIOCH CHURCH OF THE BRETHREN, 2996 CALLAWAY ROAD, YOUTH BELL CHOIR WILL PRESENT A PROGRAM ON TUESDAY, MAY 30TH AT 6:30 PM.  A SPAGHETTI MEAL WILL BE SERVED STARTING AT 5:30 PM. DONATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED FOR THE WORLD HUNGER AUCTION.


SENIOR CITIZENS HEALTH FAIR               5/31


HENRY COUNTY PARKS AND RECREATION AND THE MARTINSVILLE SENIOR CENTER PRESENTS THE 2017 ANNUAL SENIOR CITIZENS HEALTH FAIR ON WEDNESDAY, MAY 31ST FROM 10 AM UNTIL 2 PM AT NEW COLLEGE INSTITUTE, 191 FAYETTE STREET, MARTINSVILLE.  LOCAL HUMAN SERVICES AGENCIES ON SITE TO ANSWER QUESTIONS.  REFRESHMENTS AND DOOR PRIZES.


GRANT PROGRAM                                         5/31


C-PEG'S SMALL BUSINESS GRANT PROGRAM IS OFFERING GRANTS TO SUPPORT THE GROWTH OF LOCAL SMALL BUSINESSES.  IT'S DESIGNED TO ENCOURAGE, FACILITATE, RECOGNIZE AND REWARD LONG-STANDING BUSINESSES IN MARTINSVILLE-HENRY COUNTY.  THE DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS WEDNESDAY, MAY 31ST.  FOR MORE INFO, CONTACT THE MARTINSVILLE HENRY COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AT 276-632-6401 OR mhccoc@mhcchamber.com.


CAMP PROGRAMS                                         5/31


REGISTRATION IS NOW UNDERWAY FOR DAY CAMP AND RESIDENTIAL CAMP PROGRAMS AT PHOEBE NEEDLES CENTER. VISIT PhoebeNeedles.org TO REGISTER OR FOR MORE INFORMATION INCLUDING WEEKLY COST.  SCHOLARSHIPS ARE AVAILABLE.  CALL 540-483-1518.


FCPEC CLASSES                                                           6/1


FRANKLIN COUNTY PERINATAL EDUCATION CENTER WILL HAVE AN INFANT CARE CLASS ON THURSDAY, JUNE 1ST FROM 6 PM UNTIL 8 PM.  A BREASTFEEDING CLASS ON THURSDAY, JUNE 8TH FROM 6 PM UNTIL 8 PM. A CHILD SAFETY SEAT CLASS ON THURSDAY, JUNE 15TH FROM 6 PM UNTIL 8 PM.  AN INFANT CPR CLASS ON THURSDAY, JUNE 22ND FROM 6 PM UNTIL 8 PM. 


BLOOD DRIVE                                                  6/2


THE BLACKBERRY BAPTIST CHURCH IS SPONSORING A BLOOD DRIVE AT SANVILLE RURITAN BUILDING, 3451 STONES DAIRY ROAD, BASSETT ON FRIDAY, JUNE 2ND FROM 1 PM UNTIL 6 PM.


VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL                          6/3

BLACKBERRY BAPTIST CHURCH, 3241 STONES DAIRY ROAD, BASSETT WILL HAVE A VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL ON SATURDAY, JUNE 3RD FROM 9 AM UNTIL 4 PM.  PLUS SUNDAY, JUNE 4TH A WORSHIP RALLY AT 11 AM AND A CHURCH PICNIC AT 4:30 PM AT FIELDALE PARK.   VAN RIDES AVAILABLE.  CALL THE CHURCH AT 276-629-2662.


MEMORIAL DAY OBSERVANCE                   6/3


THE 12TH ANNUAL VETERANS MEMORIAL DAY OBSERVANCE WILL BE SATURDAY, JUNE 3RD AT 10 AM AT THE FRANKLIN COUNTY HISTORY MUSEUM, 460 SOUTH MAIN STREET, ROCKY MOUNT.   


JAKES EVENT                                                  6/3


THE NATIONAL WILD TURKEY FEDERATION'S LOCAL CHAPTER, FRANKLIN COUNTY LONGBEARDS WILL HOST IT'S 17TH ANNUAL JAKES EVENT ON SATURDAY, JUNE 3RD FROM 10 AM UNTIL 4 PM AT THE FRANKLIN COUNTY PARKS AND RECREATIONS FACILITY LOCATED AT 2150 SONTAG ROAD, ROCKY MOUNT.  THE EVENT IS FREE TO ALL YOUTH 17 AND YOUNGER.  THERE WILL BE LOTS OF SUPERVISED ACTIVITIES AND GREAT DOOR PRIZES.  FOR MORE INFO CONTACT TIM BURTON AT 540-484-3041 OR tburton@rockymountva.org.


MUSIC AND FELLOWSHIP                            6/3


SATURDAY, JUNE 3RD, SPEND YOUR EVENING WITH THE FRANKLIN COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL JAZZ BAND AND THE WHITE FAMILY AT ANTIOCH CHURCH OF THE BRETHREN AMPHITHEATER, 2996 CALLAWAY ROAD.  FREE FOOD AT 5:30 PM.  MUSIC AT 6 PM.


BIBLE STUDY                                                   6/28


THE MARTINSVILLE SENIOR CENTER INVITES SENIORS (WOMEN AND MEN) 50 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER TO ATTEND THE WEDNESDAY MORNING BIBLE STUDY CLASS HELD EVERY WEEK AT THE SENIOR CENTER BEGINNING AT 10 AM.  PASTOR ZEKE ZANATOS INSTRUCTS THE CLASS.  FOR MORE INFO CALL THE SENIOR CENTER AT 276-403-5260.    


BENEFIT DINNER                                          6/9


A BBQ BENEFIT DINNER FOR JUDE ROBERTSON WILL BE HELD FRIDAY, JUNE 9TH FROM 5 PM UNTIL 8 PM AT REDEEMING LIFE PHC, 19295 VIRGIL H GOODE HIGHWAY, ROCKY MOUNT TO HELP WITH MEDICAL BILLS AND EXPENSES NOT COVERED BY HEALTH INSURANCE. BBQ, BAKED BEANS, SLAW, BUN, DESSERT AND BEVERAGE. $10 DONATION.  50/50 DRAWING AND SILENT AUCTION.   


​​JUNETEENTH 2017                                         6/17


BOOKER T WASHINGTON NATIONAL MONUMENT, 12130 BOOKER T WASHINGTON HIGHWAY, HARDY, PRESENTS JUNETEENTH 2017 ON SATURDAY, JUNE 17TH FROM 11 AM UNTIL 4 PM.  PARTICIPATE IN A LIVING HISTORY PROGRAM THAT RECOUNTS THE EVENTS OF 1865 WHEN THE CIVIL WAR AND SLAVERY ENDED.  EVENT INCLUDES A CELEBRATION OF GOSPEL CONCERT WITH CHILDREN'S VILLAGE AND FOOD VENDORS.  FOR MORE INFO CALL 540-721-2094.