SOSEScript: CIVweatherright.php5 failed executing with the following error: Error on line 16 position 1: Undefined property: stdClass::$location Error on line 16 position 1: Trying to get property of non-object Error on line 17 position 1: Undefined property: stdClass::$current_observation Error on line 17 position 1: Trying to get property of non-object Error on line 18 position 1: Undefined property: stdClass::$current_observation Error on line 18 position 1: Trying to get property of non-object Error on line 19 position 1: Undefined property: stdClass::$current_observation Error on line 19 position 1: Trying to get property of non-object Error on line 20 position 1: Undefined property: stdClass::$current_observation Error on line 20 position 1: Trying to get property of non-object Error on line 21 position 1: Undefined property: stdClass::$current_observation Error on line 21 position 1: Trying to get property of non-object Error on line 22 position 1: Undefined property: stdClass::$current_observation Error on line 22 position 1: Trying to get property of non-object Error on line 23 position 1: Undefined property: stdClass::$current_observation Error on line 23 position 1: Trying to get property of non-object

Last updated: June 01. 2013 11:48AM - 392 Views
Matthew Gorry
Sports Writer



Story Tools:

Font Size:

Social Media:

Attention: The Elkin Public Library Fall Schedule is as follows: All Sept. 14, Tool Box, Sept. 21, Lots of Cars!, Sept. 28, Apples galore. Oct. 5 At the Fire Station, Oct. 12, Scarecrows, Oct. 19, Perfect Pumpkins, Oct. 26, Itsy bitsy Spiders. For more information Call 336-835-5586.


Attention: Spicer’s Fish Lake is Under New Management at Spicer Road in Austin-Little Mountain. Community. Operation Hours: Wed. 5 to 11 p.m., Fri. 6:30 p.m to 2 a.m., Sat. 6 p.m. To 2 a.m. Sun. 2 p.m. To 8 p.m. Call 336-927-1881.


Attention: The Yadkin Valley Senior Center & Jonesville Nutrition site, serves lunch everyday Monday – Friday at 11:30 a.m. Many activities are planned daily, bingo, coupon swap, quilting, sewing, mental health games, prayer shawls, blood pressure check, scrap booking, crossword puzzles, Zumba, Tai Chi, ENP Shopping, Fire Safety, Etc. You may call 336-526-1087 for more information.


Attention: Tuesday’s 9-11 a.m. Beginning August 7, The Elkin Public Library will host “Computer Tutoring”, one-on-one help for those with no computer experience or those needing busic Internet searching skills. Free and sponsored by the Winston-Salem Urban League. On going. 336-835-5586.


Attention: • 10:15 a.m-Book Babies with Miss Wendy will be at the Elkin Public Library on Thursdays. Featuring stories & songs for you and your baby. The program last for 20-25 minutes. Age 0-24 months and their caregiver.


Children’s Story Hours: The Elkin Public Library • 10:15 a.m. Fridays is Story Hour for 2 and 3 year olds • 11:15 a.m. Fridays is Story Hour for 4 and 5 year olds


Attention: Thursdays at 10:30, Boonville Community Public Library will have Preschool storytime for ages 2-5 year olds. This will consist of stories, songs, and crafts. Call 367-7737.


Sept 14


• 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m USDA Commodities will be available in Surry County for distribution to those who qualify. The Department of Agriculture sets the income guidelines used to determine eligibility. Individuals DO NOT have to be Food Stamp recipients to qualify. Distribution will be at Veterans Park, 659 W. Lebanon Street, Mt. Airy. You must be a resident of Surry County and must have Identification Indicating residence.(NC Drivers License, Food Stamp Card, Utility Bill, Rent Receipt, etc). There will be a drive through at both locations. One person may pick up for multiple families or homebound individuals. You must have their ID and a note stating the address, income, number of people in household and authorization from the individual to pick up their food.


Sept 15


• 7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. Set up for The Jonesville Public Library’s Junk in the Trunk Community Yard Sale. The Sale goes from 8:00 a.m. To 1:00 p.m. You can use your vehicle or bring a table and keep the money you make at your space. There will be $10 set up fee. The proceeds goes to the Library Building Fund. Please go by the Library and pick up your registration forms. Lets pitch in and help get a new Library for our community! The Library is accepting donations of items to be sold on their sell tables.


Humane Solution Spay/Neuter Program will sponsor a rabies/Microchip clinic in Elkin at Tractor Supply Company. This is a non-profit organization that provides vouchers to pet owners at a discounted price that are accepted at 30 veterinary hospitals in 6 counties. The 3 Veterinary clinics in Surry County are Animal Ark Veterinary Hospital, Elkin Veterinary Hospital, and Dobson Veterinary Hospital. Www.humanesolution.org. Or 336-723-DOGS.


• 7:30 a.m. 5/10K Run begins at the Mountain Heritage Festival in Sparta.


• 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Mountain Heritage Festival in Sparta. Featuring Craft & Food Vendors along Main Street. Displays & demonstrations of Heritage Skills. Bearfoot Chainsaw Art. Jusin & Dance on Main Stage all day. Starring Kelley & The Cowboys, Rise & Shine Band, Possum Queen Competition.


• 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Yadkin Arts Council will host the 36th annual Harvest Festival in downtown in Yadkinville. Unveiling of 19 ft. long wall mosaic at Yadkin County Library will be an event to see. There Will be Food Vendors, Farmer’s Market, Children’s Storyteller, crafts tent, petting zoo, and pony rides, Yadkin Idol Contest, Two stages of live music and craftsman demonstrations, Yadkin Christian Ministries Food Drive to be held. Www.yadkinarts.org/events. 679-2941.


Native American Powwow on the County fairgrounds in Sparta. For more information call 800-372-5473, CoolSparta.com/heritage.


• 4:00 p.m. 10:00 p.m. Friday


• 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Saturday


• 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m Sunday


Sept 17


• 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital will have a Free Foot Screening and Shoe Sale in the Medical Staff Conference Room. Featuring: Alegria, Brooks, Dansko, Naol, Rainbow, Lucchese, and Aetrex Orthotics.


• 1:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m Duke Energy Retirees will sponsor a Community Blood Drive at the Elkin Rescue Squad. All blood types are desperately needed.


Sept 19


• 7:45 a.m. - The Yadkin Valley Rotary Club meets every Wednesday at 7:45 a.m. at the Fairfield Inn. For more information about the Yadkin Valley Rotary Club, visit www.yadkinvalleyrotary.org.


• 4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Bojangles in Jonesville will be donating a percentage of sales to the Christian Hurt, Medical Fund in honor of the injured Starmount athlete.


Sept 21


• 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m 5th Annual Buckin’ Elk Tailgate Party. Elkin VS. Starmount Game at the Old Football Field. By the Yadkin Valley Chamber of Commerce and Town of Elkin, Mayor & Commissioners, Board of Education, Business Advisory Council, Parent Advisory Council, teacher Leadership council. Hotdogs with the Fixin’s will be available. Please R.S.V.P. By Sept. 14 to Noelle S. Wolfe. -835-3135 ext. 233 or wolfen@elkin.k12.nc.us.


• 5:00 p.m.- 7:00p.m Members-Only Book sale. All current members of the Friends of the Elkin Public Library are invited to come to a special preview sale. Get a chance to peruse the books, DVDs and CDs before the rest of the crowd and get first pick. Memberships can be purchased at the door for just $15 in order to shop this special sale. Elkin Public Library.


Sept 22


Sept. 22-Oct. 6


• 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m Used Book Sale. The Friends of the Elkin Public Library will be holding their annual used book sale, with great deals on all sorts of books, including children’s books, fiction and non-fiction, as well as DVDs and CDs. during the pumpkin festival and regular library hours.


Pumpkin Festival in down town Elkin.


Foothills Quilters will hold it’s annual quilt show at Galloway Memorial Episcopal Church, during the Pumpkin Festival. Anyone from the area is invited to submit their quilt for the viewing. Antique and family heirlooms are encouraged or any handmade quilt regardless of membership in the Foothills Quilters. 244-7819.


• 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Old Fashion Day at Stone Mountain State Park. Promotes’ the Parks local heritage. Display’s include quilting, blacksmithing, looming, knife making, basket weaving. Enjoy bluegrass music and clogging. Please car pool as much as possible. 957-8185.


• 4:30 p.m. Rotary Club will hold a Ducky & Turtle Derby at Big Elkin Creek near the 268 bridge at the North side of the Elkin Park. $5 per Duck or Turtle. Call 835-4630 or 835-6689. Sept 24


• 5:00 p.m. Meet a ranger at the Visitor Center at Stone Mountain State Park to learn how to become a Junior Ranger.


Sept 25


• 7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. Breakfast served for the Charity Golf Tournament at Cedar Brook Country Club in Elkin. To Benefit Elkin Rescue Squad. Call 368-1183, 374-9608.


• 7:30 a.m. Registration for Charity Golf Tournament at Cedar Brook Country Club in Elkin. To Benefit Elkin Rescue Squad. Call 368-1183, 374-9608.


• 8:00 a.m. Tee Off for the Charity Golf Tournament at Cedar Brook Country Club in Elkin. To Benefit Elkin Rescue Squad. Call 368-1183, 374-9608.


• 10:00 a.m. Meet with a ranger at the Picnic Area at Stone Mountain State Park to learn about Predators and their prey, Predators of Stone Mountain. 957-8185.


Sept 26


• 7:45 a.m. - The Yadkin Valley Rotary Club meets every Wednesday at 7:45 a.m. at the Fairfield Inn. For more information about the Yadkin Valley Rotary Club, visit www.yadkinvalleyrotary.org.


Sept 28


• 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Fall Kids Consignment Sale at Refuge Community Center at 142 Edwards Lynwood Dr., Elkin. Consigners receive 75%. CJConsignmentSales@gmail.com.


Sept 29


• 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Fall Kids Consignment Sale at Refuge Community Center at 142 Edwards Lynwood Dr., Elkin. Consigners receive 75%. CJConsignmentSales@gmail.com.


• 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Refuge Community Center at 142 Edwards Lynwood Dr. Elkin, will have a Half Price Sale. Consigners receive 75%. CJConsignmentSales@gmail.com.


Submission guidelines for calendar events: One-time events may be submitted for placement in the calendar at least two weeks prior to the date of the event. Information should include date, time, place, brief description and contact information, if necessary. Calendars are published as space permits and do not run in every issue of the paper. If your submission is not showing, it is due to the chronological order of the events. Events to be included are at our discretion, and information is subject to editing. Send events to elklifestyles@heartlandpublications.com.



Featured Businesses


Poll



Mortgage Minute