Church and Community Calendar

Sept. 25

• 11 a.m. and 5 to 7 p.m., Bethlehem United Methodist Church, 321 Redland Road, Advance, is hosting a Good Neighbor Port-a-Pit chicken/barbecue. Chicken and barbecue lunches may be purchased at the church and beside Nature’s Way Nursery on 801 South beginning at 11 a.m. Supper will be served at the church between 5 and 7 p.m. Takeouts are available. Plates include half chicken or barbecue, slaw, baked beans, roll and dessert. Barbecue will be sold by the pound with four buns and slaw as well. Plates are $9 and pound is $12.

Sept. 26

• 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., Boonville United Methodist Church, 116 N. Carolina Ave., will have a church-wide yard sale which will include breakfast, hot dogs for lunch and a bake sale.

• 7 a.m. to 10 a.m., Yadkin Christian Ministries Benefit, all you can eat breakfast at Forbush Baptist Church, Hwy Old 421 east Yadkinville, all proceeds will benefit Yadkin Christian Ministries to provide food and supplies for the less fortunate in Yadkin County. The meal will be tenderloin, gravy, biscuits, eggs, grits, applesauce, coffee, juice and jellies, tickets are $8 and may be obtained at Yadkin Christian Ministries or at the door.

• 4 to 8:30 p.m., benefit concert and auction at Center United Methodist Church for Jacob Shore an area child suffering from a rare blood disorder. The High Country Boys, The Sound Factory and The Enon Boys will perform.

• 5 p.m., Christian Round-Up Concert at the Lone Hickory Arena in Yadkinville. The event is free, general seating, and the doors open at 5 p.m. with the event starting at 6 p.m. and a love offering will be taken.

Sept. 27

• 11 a.m., Mitchell’s Chapel United Methodist Church will have Homecoming. Dr. C.M. Worthy Jr., a former pastor, will speak at the 11 a.m. worship service. A covered-dish luncheon will follow in the church fellowship hall.

Sept. 28 – Oct. 2

• 7 p.m., Liberty Baptist Church at 2433 Liberty Church Road, Mocksville (near Lone Hickory), will host fall revival services. Guest speaker will be Brother Don Anderson, pastor of Sunlight Baptist Church in Kernersville. For more information, call Pastor Noel Hawks at 336-486-3540.

Oct. 3

• 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Glenns Chapell Church will be having at Holiday/Yard Sale and Bake Sale, 2200 Bloomtown Road, East Bend. Rain date is Oct. 10.

•10 a.m. to 2 p.m., New Birth Worship Center(NBWC) Missionary Society will have free Community Health and Wellness Fair to be held at East Bend Senior Community Center, 473 E. Main St., East Bend. There will be informative and educational information from our Medical and Public Safety Departments. Flu shots will be available, please bring your insurance card. In addition, there will be health checks, zumba, hourly prize drawings, a kid’s corner, blood pressure screening, healthy snacks, and a healthy lunch bag… only to name a few things to expect.(There will be many tables set up with different agencies involved). The pastor at NBWC is Dr. James (JIM) L.E. Hunt. For additional information, call Ann Taylor at 336-210-7615 or call the church, 336-699-3583.

Oct. 4

• 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., Mountain View Baptist Church of Hamptonville will be celebrating “108 years in the Lord’s Service” with homecoming Services. They will host two identical morning services at 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. and will have their homecoming meal following the 10:30 a.m. service. There will also host a “Singing Service at 7 p.m. Call Mountain View at 336-468-8199 for more information.

• 4 to 6 p.m., Mitchell’s Chapel United Methodist Church will have a Cruise-In in the church parking lot. The cruise in will feature cars owned by the Yadkin Valley Cruisers. You are welcome to cruise in with your cars, trucks and tractors. Food will be available in the church fellowship hall during this event. The Mitchell’s Chapel Adult Choir will have a mini concert to end this cruise in. The church is located at 2410 Center Road, Boonville.

• 6 p.m., The Hickory Bend Bluegrass Band will share in music at Pilot View Friends Meeting. A love offering will be received for the group.

Oct. 11

• 1 p.m., Albert Brown descendants family reunion at the Yadkinville Fire Department.

Oct. 17

• 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., 24th annual Cornshucking Frolic at Horne Creek. A traditional rural frolic featuring the harvesting, shucking, shelling, and grinding of corn. Cider making, basket weaving, quilting, cooking, woodworking, making molasses, beekeeping, children’s games, curing tobacco, wagon rides, and traditional, bluegrass, and gospel music are just a few of the activities featured. Numerous heritage craft demonstrations also highlighted. Wonderful products & gifts available at our Country Store. Admission fees for the 2015 Cornshucking Frolic are: Adults: $6; children ages 6 – 12: $4; children ages 5 and under: free. (The entrance fee includes a state-mandated sales tax.) Fee also charged for food, drinks, and some craft activities. No pets or alcoholic beverages allowed. For more information, call 336-325-2298. Canceled in the event of heavy rain.

Nov. 13

• 6:30 p.m., the seventh annual Basket and Tool Bingo will be held in the Surry Community College gym. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., and game at 6:30 p.m. Proceeds go to SCC Knights’ athletic program. Cost is $20 for 20 games. A $30 combo includes 20 regular games, two bonus games and 12 door prize tickets. Hot dogs, pizza, nachos with cheese, baked goods and cold drinks will be available for purchase. For more information, call 336-326-5362 or 336-386-3276.

Ongoing Events

• Thursdays at Bojangles in Yadkinville, Mark Brown Chaplain at Mountain Valley Hospice and Palliative Care will be heading up an Operation Home Front gathering from 7:30-8:30 a.m. Coffee will be provided and Bojangles has offered to provide a free Bo-Berry biscuit to the veterans who attend. MVHPC honors those who served our country through the We Honor Veterans program.

• Yadkin Farmers Market has in season, local, farm fresh produce. Monthly drawings to win a market basket full of goodies. Located behind the Town Community Park at 1141 Tennessee St. Open Tuesday and Thursday 3 to 6 p.m., and Saturday 9 a.m. to noon. Find us on Facebook.

• Whispers and Wings, 237 E. Main St., will be offering workshops/classes on a variety of topics including couponing, crocheting, and healing with natural remedies, to name a few. Call 336-677-1202 for further details.

• The Winston-Salem Ski & Outing Club is a year-round skiing, outdoor activities and social club for singles, couples and families of all ages in the Winston-Salem area. Established in 1964. Club meetings are held at 7 p.m. the third Thursday of each month at various locations. Check for meeting location and membership information.

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