Friday, July 20
•9 a.m.-5:30 p.m.-Silent Auction & Lunch Fundraiser for the Yadkin County Senior Center. Lunch will also be available for $5.00 and includes 2 hotdogs, chips, dessert, & drink. There will be lots of goods to bid on such as jewelry, totes, baskets, purses, gift certificates and much more. All bids are final at 5:30 p.m. Contact the Senior Center for additional information (336) 679-3596. •1 p.m.-5:30 p.m.- American Red Cross Blood Drive sponsored by Yadkinville Rotary Club at Yadkinville United Methodist Church. Please visit www.nwnc-redcross.org for more details or contact the Church at (336) 679-2243.
Saturday, July 21
•4 p.m.-Yadkin Valley Cruisers “Cruise-In”! Come out and see the old classic cars gathered around the courthouse square. The cruise-in starts at 4:00 p.m., and you will see 60’s & 70’s classic cars, hear great music, win door prizes, and have lots of fun! Visit www.yadkinvalleycruisers.com for more information. Friday & Saturday, July 27-28,
•3 p.m.-“Justice Richmond Pearson and the Trials of Tom Dooley” will be presented by Wilkesboro Attorney Greg Luck and the Yadkin County Historical Society at historic Richmond Hill, 4641 Law School Road, East Bend. Following the presentation, the Yadkin County Historical Society will sponsor its Annual Picnic in the first covered shelter on the left. It will be covered dish, with utensils and beverages furnished by the society. The program is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Andrew Mackie, (336) 428-8471 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday, July 28
•7 a.m.-11 a.m.- Annual Yard Sale at New Hope Pregnancy Care. If you have items to donate to the yard sale, we cannot accept them until July 25 due to lack of space.
Friday, August 3
•5 p.m.-FUN! FUN! FUN!- The 1st Annual Boonville Football Festival will be held at Boonville Elementary School. There will be inflatables, a cruise-in, food and Dustin York & The Risky Bizzness Band will be performing. Come out and join us for some family fun! We are currently trying to find vendors. If you know of anyone that might be interested please let us know. Vendor spots are $25. For more information contact Shannon Steelman, Cell (366)-469-7065
August 4 •8 a.m.-5 p.m.-“The Civil War in the Yadkin Valley” is the theme for the 2012 Yadkin Valley History and Genealogy Fair and Conference. It will be at the Iredell County Agricultural Resource Center, 444 Bristol Road, Statesville, NC 28677. The purpose of the event is to collect new, unpublished information on what our Yadkin Valley ancestors did during the Civil War in the fifteen counties of the Yadkin Valley. Pre-Registration is $15 and $20 at the door. It includes lunch, 2012 membership in the Yadkin Valley Historical Association, and an exhibit table, while they last. For a registration form, log onto rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ncyadvha/ or “Yadkin Valley Historical Association” and mail to Cathy Boyer, PO Box 12636, Winston-Salem, NC 27117-2636. Make checks payable to YVHA. Monday, August 6
•5 p.m.-West Yadkin School would like to invite parents to a Parent Meeting/Open house at the following times: Preschool- 5 p.m.-classrooms, Kindergarten 5 p.m.- MPR then on to individual classrooms, Grades 1-2, 5:30 p.m. Classrooms, Grades 3-4, 6 p.m. Classrooms, Grade 5, 6:30 p.m.-Classrooms, Grade 6, 6:30 p.m.-MPR then on to individual classroom. Friday, August 17
•4 p.m.-6 p.m.-Hands of Hope Medical Clinic BBQ Fundraiser Tiptons BBQ, slaw, beans, roll, and dessert . Lunch Delivery Available to Yadkin County Businesses 11am-1pm ,Plate pick up from 4-6pm at Yadkinville United Methodist Church ,$8.00 per plate Email email@example.com or call 336-692-5043 for tickets
•6:30 p.m.-East Bend Happy Quilters Guild, Meets 2nd Tuesday of each month at East Bend Senior Center. For more information call (336)699-3970.
•10 a.m.-The Yadkin River Quilters meet at the Yadkin Senior Center every Tuesday.
•4 p.m.-6:30 p.m.- p.m.-Yadkin Farmers Market,open every Tuesday Evenings and Saturday morning from 8-12 in Yadkinville! Off US 601 North Take a right on Tennessee Rd. beside the Yadkinville Community Park. The Yadkin Farmers Market will be on the left behind the park. Selling fresh in season produce, plants, honey, baked goods, homemade crafts, eggs, goat dairy products, molasses, herbs, flowers, etc.
If you are in need of clothing for your family members we would like to invite you to visit the Courtney Clothing Closet located in Building C of Courtney Baptist Church. The church is located at 3341 Courtney Church Road. The church is South of Yadkinville off Hwy 601 just pass the Yadkin Valley Telephone offices on Courtney Huntsville Road, then right onto Courtney Church Rd. The hours are Wednesdays 2-4p.m. and Thursdays 10 a.m.-4 p.m. For more information call the church at (336)463-2681
Swimming Lessons will be taught at the Yadkin County Pool: Children 4-12 years old: July 23 - Aug 2 Monday - Thursday, 5:15pm - 6:00pm. Classes are taught by certified lifeguards. Payment in full is needed to reserve a spot in the class. Each session is $25 per person for Yadkin County Residents and $40 per person for non-Yadkin County Residents. Come down to the Yadkin County Pool TODAY to sign up! Please contact Kayla Trivette at firstname.lastname@example.org or 679-4228 for more information.
•6 p.m.-Yadkin Civitan presents Music in the Park at Yadkinville Community Park ~ North State Street/Hwy 601 Bring your lawn chairs and blankets for a family night out with great music! No Alcohol and No Coolers, July 21 Mixed Emotions~ Beach Music , Aug 4 Rain Jacket ~ Oldies , Aug 25 Enon Boys ~ Gospel , Sept 8 Porch Dog Revival ~ Bluegrass , Food available by Yadkin Civitan. In case of rain, concerts will be moved to Yadkinville Elementary School, Free!!
• 10:30 a.m.—Preschool storytime for ages 2-5 will be held at the Boonville Community Public Library every Thursday. This will consist of stories, songs, and crafts. For more information, call 367-7737. All of our libraries of the NWRL System has access of Ancestry.com for the year of 2012. Patrons can research the web through our libraries for the year. The Boonville Community Public Library is a branch of thirteen libraries of the Northwestern Regional Library System.
•6:30 p.m.-Every Thursday of each week we hold a program called TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) weight loss program. Each program has special tips and techniques to help benefit losing those unwanted pounds. Meeting at your local Boonville Community Public Library. Any Questions please call 336-367-7737
•8 a.m.-New Horizons Adults Day Services is taking donations for their thrift shop, 1917 Old Hwy 421 W. Yadkinville. For more information call 677-1385
•6 p.m.-Bingo every Tuesday at the Yadkin Moose Lodge. ATTENTION: Effectively immediately! Monthly distributions of USDA Commodity Foods will no longer be distributed at the Moose Lodge in Yadkinville. They will now be distributed on an on-going basis through “partner agencies” of Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest N.C. Families needing food assistance will need to contact one of the following agencies: Divino Redentor Catholic Church, 209 Lon Ave. Boonville, 336-367-7067, Tri-County Christian Ministries, 440 W. Main St, Jonesville, 336-526-1089, Yadkin Christian Ministries, 121 W. Elm St. Yadkinville, 336-677-3080, Yadkin Christian Ministries, East Bend, 336-699-4544.
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