May 27

• 3 p.m., The Rockford Preservation Society is holding its annual Memorial Day Service at Rockford Methodist Church and Rockford Baptist Church cemetery. The program will feature Stan Clardy.

May 28

• 3:30 p.m., New Birth Worship Center Youth Choir, 1033 Newbirth Drive, East Bend, will celebrate its 20th anniversary with guest choirs Tabernacle United Church of Christ Youth Choir from Yadkinville and Mt. Olive Baptist Church Youth Choir from Winston-Salem. For additional information, call 336-699-3583 or visit

May 29

• 11 a.m., Memorial Day Ceremony to be held at Yadkin County Park, located on Service Road, behind the YMCA.

June 10

• 7 p.m., Civitan Music in the Park will be held at Yadkinville Community Park on U.S. 601, with Sound Factory playing country and oldies. In case of rain, concert will move to Yadkinville Elementary School. No alcohol and no coolers. Hamburgers, hot dogs, snacks and homemade ice cream by Yadkin Civitan.

Ongoing Events

• Yadkin Farmers Market is now open for the season. The market is located at 1141 Tennessee St., Yadkinville, behind town park and Papa John’s Pizza. Hours are Tuesdays 3 to 6 p.m., and Saturdays 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

• The Yadkin County Beekeepers Association meets the second Monday of every month at the Yadkin Senior Center, 207 E. Hemlock St., Yadkinville, with 6 p.m. dinner and social, 7 p.m. guest speaker. All visitors interested in bees and/or beekeeping are welcome.

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