Church and Community Calendar

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 medical and public safety departments. Flu shots will be available, bring an 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). For additional information, call Ann Taylor at 336-210-7615 or call the church, 336-699-3583.

• 7 p.m., special singing at the New Bethel PH Church, 2242 Caudle Mill Road, Yadkinville. The Marshall Family Cranberry Creek and others will be singing.

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.

• 6 p.m., Maplewood Baptist is hosting a movie night as we enjoy the documentary — Monumental. It is the true story Kirk Cameron’s adventure across Europe and the US as he seeks to discover America’s “national treasure” — the people, places and principles that made America the freest, most prosperous & generous nation the world has ever known. The church is located off Hwy 421 at exit # 256 (Unifi Industrial Road). For more information, contact the church office at 679-3555.

Oct. 5 – 7

• 7 p.m., three-night fall revival at New Birth Worship Center, 1033 Newbirth Drive, East Bend. Services nightly featuring, Monday, the Rev. Marvin Harper and congregation from Tabernacle United Church of Christ, Yadkinville; Tuesday, Pastor P. Michael McNair, Emmauel Baptist Church, Thomasville; Wednesday, Pastor Allen Boggs, East Bend Baptist Church. For more information visit, or call 336-699-3583.

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.

• 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Red Cross Blood Drive at Yadkinville United Methodist Church. Call Alda Tesar at 488-1033 to schedule an appointment.

Oct. 24

• 6 p.m., Charity Baptist Church, 1500 Charity Church Road, Boonville, will host Michael Combs in concert with doors opening at 5 p.m. Opening the concert will be The Boys. A love offering will be received. For more information, call Chris Parker at 336-367-7939.

Oct. 31

• Deadline for the Heritage of Yadkin County, Vol. III — Send articles, photographs and book orders at $58.71 to Yadkin County Historical Society, PO Box 1250, Yadkinville, NC 27055, telephone 336- 679-2702,, or deliver to Tulbert House, 216 N. Van Buren St. (behind Wells Fargo Bank), Yadkinville, Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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 to 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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