April 1

• 11:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., Port-a-Pit Chicken Fundraiser with proceeds benefiting Smart Start of Yadkin County’s Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library to help place books in homes of Yadkin County’s youngest children. To be held at Yadkinville United Methodist Church. $10 per plate includes: BBQ Chicken, baked beans, slaw, roll and a homemade dessert. For tickets, call 336-679-7833 and ask about local delivery.

April 2

• 8 a.m. to noon, yard sale at Hanes Grove Methodist Church in Hamptonville. Breakfast available.

April 3 -6

• 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., Mountain View Baptist Church of Hamptonville will host spring revival services beginning on April 3 with 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. services. Spring revival services will continue April 3 through April 6 at 7 p.m. The Rev. David Childress, pastor of Mt. Vernon Baptist Church, will be the guest speaker. There will be special singing each night and the community is invited. For more information, call the church office at 336-468-8199 or visit the church website at

April 4-8

• 7 p.m., spring revival at Liberty Baptist Church at 2433 Liberty Church Road, Mocksville. Guest speaker will be Brother Leonard Fletcher, pastor of Dyson Grove Baptist Church in Mountain City, Tennessee. Visit website for directions at

April 8-9

• Children Clothing and Toy Sale at Center United Methodist Church, 1400 Center Road, Yadkinville, Friday, April 8, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., and Saturday, April 9, 8 to 11 a.m., Half Price Sale on Select Items on Saturday. Come and take advantage of the thousands of items we have to choose from. will be a huge selection of baby equipment, clothes, toys, games, books etc. For further information on how to consign, please contact at 336-679-2519 or 679-8247,

April 9

• 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., PLAY FEST Celebrating the Young Child. Play, Learn and Grow Together. Sponsored by Smart Start of Yadkin County at Yadkinville Town Park at 609 N. State St. with free activities including bounce houses, face painting, games, Burns & Co. Magic Show, community resources, finger printing more. At noon, a ceremony will be held in honor of the children in Yadkin County who were abused or neglected last year.

• 9 a.m., William R. Davie Elementary School PTO is having a My School Color Fun Run. Registration includes a race bib, color packet, and t-shirt (if you register before March 25). You may pick up your items at the registration table the day of the event. Paper registration forms are available upon request. Registration will begin at 9:30 a.m. with the Color Fun Run starting at 11:00am on Saturday, April 9. Please visit our Facebook page for more information, or the race website at to register for the event.

April 16

• 5 p.m., BBQ Chicken Dinner with Live Music from the Blue Sky Band at Boonville UMC Fellowship Hall. BBQ Chicken, Baked Potato, Slaw, Roll, Tea, and Homemade Peach Cobbler. Silent Auction. Tickets: $15 Call Boonville UMC Church Office for tickets 336-367-7122.

April 30

• 5 p.m., The Lance Corporal Daniel Freeman Swaim Scholarship fund raiser dinner at the Yadkinville Moose Lodge located on Country Club road. Tickets are $50. Each ticket purchased comes with two dinners. Drawdown will start between 6 pm and 6:15 pm. Carry out will be available. When the drawdown starts the 1st ticket drawn goes back into the cage when there are only 10 tickets left so the 1st drawn gets a second chance to win. Each 25th ticket drawn wins $50. The 200th ticket drawn wins $2500. Only 200 tickets will be sold. If you would like to purchase a ticket or have any questions please contact Chuck Knight at 469-0091 or 679-8209 or David Shore at 469-1092.

June 11

• The American Legion Post 505 will hold its annual Yard Sale on Saturday, June 11. Space rent is $10. You furnish your own tables and canopy if you desire one. Spaces are rented on a first come and first served basic. Yard Sale hours will be 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. Gates will be open at 6 a.m. Reserve your space early to get the best spot. Food and refreshments will be available from post 505. The American Legion post is located on Semper Fi Lane off Bethel Church Road. Contact Commander Chuck Knight at 336-469-0091 or 468-8421 for space rental. You may also contact the ladies Auxiliary President Judi Phillips 336-426-9963.

Ongoing Events

• YVEDDI Head Start Accepting Applications, Information needed to complete Application, child birth certificate, immunization record, verification of income for each parent, caregiver, (current w-2 tax forms), child support verification, Medicaid insurance card, documentation of child’s disability, a physical is required before enrollment. We offer free health services, free dental service, free nutritious meal and snacks, individualized family support, we also serve children with special needs, child must be 3 or 4 years by August 31. Yadkin County 336-367-7175, 463-4137.

• Sundays, “When Christians Get It Wrong” is the title of the series of lessons being taught by Thom Summey at First Baptist Church, Yadkinville. The class is held on second floor of fellowship hall from 9:45 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. and is for anyone older than 18.

• 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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