PLAN YOUR WEEK DECEMBER 2019 S 1 8 15 22 29 M 2 9 16 23 30 T W 3 4 10 11 17 18 24 25 31 T F S 5 6 7 12 13 14 19 20 21 26 27 28 HOW TO PUBLICIZE UPCOMING EVENTS Items for the calendar should be submitted in writing at least two weeks before the event. Send items to Carolyn Booth, Calendar Editor, News & Record, 1921 Vance St., Reidsville, NC 27320, by fax to 336-342-2513, or by email to carolyn.booth@greensboro.com. Events TODAY Tree of Hope Lighting Ceremony: 4:30 p.m. Dec. 1, Annie Penn Hospital, 618 S. Main St., Reidsville. Sponsored by Annie Penn Auxiliary. Purchase lights in memory or honor of loved one or friend. Lighting ceremony, musical entertainment, holiday refreshments. Forms available at information desk and area churches and businesses. 336-951-4595. MONDAY Game Fun: 1-2 p.m. Dec. 2 and noon-1 p.m. Dec. 9, Rockingham Wellness Center, 509 S. Van Buren Road, Eden. Whether perfecting fine motor skills or strategic reasoning or social negotiation, many board games gain acclaim for the ways they stimulate important skills. For for all ages. Email triadwellnessteam@ cardinalinnovations.org or call Lighting Ceremony: 6 p.m. 336-778-3659. Dec. 3, Draper Children’s Park, Corner of Stadium Drive and Jammin’ at the Library: Fieldcrest Road, Eden. Hot 5:30 p.m. Dec. 2, Madisoncocoa, cookies and a visit with Mayodan Public Library, McMiSanta. chael Community Room, 611 Burton St., Madison. Jam open WEDNESDAY to pickers (musicians) who play acoustic instruments and Rockingham County Countywide Coffee: 8 a.m. Dec. 4, are interested in playing and Rockingham County Economic having fun. Grinners (listeners) & Tourism Development, 425 are welcome to come enjoy the N.C. 65, Reidsville. Presented by music. Tuning starts at 5 p.m. Eden, Reidsville and Western 336-548-6553. Rockingham Chambers of ComTUESDAY merce. For members and prospective members. Information: Genealogy Soiree: 2-4 p.m. Dec. 336-623-3336, 336-349-8481 or 3 and 17, Madison-Mayodan 336-548-6248. Public Library, Linda C. Vernon Making Memories: Personalized Genealogy Room, 611 Burton Holiday Ornaments, 10St., Madison. Dec. 3, Lab work 11:30 a.m. Dec. 4, Rockingham and general research. Dec. 17, Planning your 2020 Genealogy Wellness Center, 509 S. Van research goals. Information: Buren Road, Suite C, Eden. In 336-548-6553 or email sbrimpartnership with Rockingham jones@co.rockingham.nc.us. County Partnership for Children. Please bring a picture that Community Shred Event: you would like to use for your 4-5 p.m. Dec. 3, 17, 31, Rockornament. Holiday snacks and ingham Wellness Center, 509 S. cookies, hot chocolate. SupVan Buren Road, Suite C, Eden. plies provided free of charge. Protect yourself against idenRegistration required at least tity theft by securely disposing two business days prior to class. of documents which may conRegistration: 336-778-3659. tain personal or confidential information. 336-778-3659. THURSDAY Tree of Life Lighting Ceremony and Reception: 5:30 p.m. Dec. Painting with Ed Gowen: Twilight Beauty, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. 3, UNC Rockingham Health Dec. 5, Piedmont Arts, 215 Care, Day Hospital Lobby, Starling Ave., Martinsville, Va. 117 E. Kings Highway, Eden. Learn to paint an original oil Presented by UNC Rockingham painting. All supplies provided. Health Care Auxiliary. Symbol$75 members, $85 non-memize your love and admiration bers. Advanced registration for special people in your life required by noon the day prior with lovelights and starlights to class. Register at Piedmonthrough January 31. Minimum tArts.org or call Piedmont Arts donation: $5 per lovelight, at 276-632-3221. $100 per starlight. Donations are tax deductible. Make Dark Side of Christmas Movies donations in gift shop or call @ the Library: 1 p.m. til clos336-627-8510. ing Dec. 5, Madison-Mayodan Public Library, McMichael Draper Village Christmas Tree Community Room, 611 Burton SATURDAY St., Madison. Popcorn and Annual Christmas Bazaar: beverages provided. 336-5488 a.m.-1 p.m. Dec. 7, Madison 6553. United Methodist Church, Christmas Tree Lighting: 5 p.m. 110 W. Academy St., MadiDec. 5, Gravely-Lester Art son. Presented by Madison Garden, 207 Starling Ave., MarUnited Methodist Women. tinsville, Va. Join Piedmont Arts Holiday crafts, shared treasures for the second annual lighting market, canned goods, baked of the Christmas tree in the art goods and breakfast. Proceeds garden, with free crafts, hot benefit local missions. 336chocolate and caroling. Music 548-6658. by Martinsville High School 14th Annual Christmas Bazaar: Jazz Band. Appearance by 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Dec. 7, Shiloh Santa. Information: PiedmonCommunity Center, 3325 Settle tArts.org or 276-632-3221. Bridge Road, Stoneville. Sponsored by Amazing Grace Baptist FRIDAY Church Youth Group. Handmade Pay It Forward Coat Drive: jewelry, fruit cake, bake sale, Reidsville Parks and Recreation sourdough Amish friendship Department is collecting breads, church cookbooks, donations of coats for all ages Christmas cards, homemade through Dec. 6. Giveaway date crafts, gifts and more. is 9 a.m. Dec. 14. Deliver coats Holiday Market: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. to 201 N. Washington Ave., Dec. 7, The Penn House, 324 Reidsville. Information: 336Maple Ave., Reidsville. Pre349-1090. sented by Running Pine Herb Computer Class: 3-4:30 p.m. Farm and Friends featuring arts Dec. 6, Madison-Mayodan and crafts vendors. Free admisPublic Library, 611 Burton St., sion. Shop and tour the Penn Madison. Christmas Shopping House. 336-349-1099. Online — learn the basics. Candle Tea and Bazaar: 10 a.m.Free. 336-548-6553. 1 p.m. Dec. 7, Leaksville Craft Time for Kids: 4-5 p.m. Dec. Moravian Church, 712 Mc6 and 20, Rockingham Wellness Connell Ave., Eden. Moravian Center, 509 S. Van Buren Road, chicken pies, Dewey’s Moravian Suite C, Eden. Come enjoy Sugar Cake, Moravian cookies, craft time with your children. Lovefeast buns, homemade Children will learn to make baked goods, Moravian stars, different types of art and be Beeswax candles, handcrafted creative while having fun. items, homemade pulled mints Geared towards ages four to and pecans. Raffle for Moraten years old. However, anyone vian Chicken pies, Moravian is welcomed. Supplies provided gift basket, Moravian Star and free or charge. 336-778-3659. painting. 336-623-9440. Mayodan Christmas Stroll and Dan River Basin Association’s Tree Lighting: 5-8 p.m. Dec. First Saturday Outing: 6, downtown Mayodan, 210 W. 10 a.m. Dec. 7. 3.2-mile hike on Main St., Mayodan. Save the the Great Blue Heron Loop Trail Date and help us light the tree, in Iron Ore Belt Access of Haw usher in the holidays, and play River State Park, 6069 North in a little snow. Church St., Greensboro. Meet 10 a.m. at the public parking lot at the end of the North Church Street entrance road. Bring lunch water and hiking poles and wear hiking boots or walking shoes. Dress in layers, be prepared for wind or rain, and to sign a waiver. Open to the public. Free. Trip Coordinator: Will Truslow, 336-547-1903 or email willtruslow@hotmail. com. www.danriver.org. Madison Christmas Stroll: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Dec. 7, Historic downtown Madison. Draper Children’s Christmas Parade: 11 a.m. Dec. 7. Route: Meadow Road to Main Street, left on Fieldcrest Road, south through Draper Village and ending at Stadium Drive, Eden. Floats, marching bands, church groups, antique cars and Santa Claus. Downtown Lantern Walking Tour: 5-7 p.m. Dec. 7, Downtown Reidsville. Leave from Mural Park for a walking tour about the history of downtown buildings, businesses and people, led by Historic Preservation Commission members ending at city hall with music and refreshments. Free. WinterFest: 5-8 p.m. Dec. 7, Grogan Park, 308 E. Stadium Drive, Eden. Presented by Eden Tourism and Rockingham County Schools. An evening of winter fun for the entire family with the tree lighting at 6:30 p.m. Santa, characters, balloon ice castle, hot chocolate, warm cider, s’mores bar, outdoor movie, inflatable slide, neighborhood holiday light tour and more. Town of Stoneville Christmas Tree Lighting and Parade: See Plan, Page R6

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