Published 9:39 am Thursday, September 14, 2017


Friday, Sept. 15

Port-a-Pit chicken, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. New Jerusalem Apostolic, 291 Campbell Rd., Mocksville. $8.50, half chicken, baked beans, cole slaw, potato salad, roll. Pre-orders: 336-577-3368; 336-577-0683 or 704-267-3804. Sponsored by Eric & K Caterers.

Saturday, Sept. 16

Country breakfast, Salem Methodist, 6-10 a.m., off Davie Academy Road SE of I-40 overpass. Biscuits, ham, sausage, tenderloin, eggs, grits, gravy, baked apples. Pancakes to order. Crafts, baked goods.

Poor Man’s Supper, Cornatzer Methodist, 4-6 p.m. Pintos, cornbread, stewed potatoes, cooked cabbage, baked apples, chicken & dumplings. Donations to UMW. Crafts, flavorings.

Hotdog drive-thru, Chestnut Grove Methodist, 2812 US 601 N., Mocksville, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Homemade chili, slaw, desserts. Donations to flood buckets for hurricane relief.

Tuesday, Sept. 19

Poor Man’s Supper, Fulton Methodist, 3689 NC 801 S., Avance. Portions of proceeds to missions. Donations.

Friday, Sept. 29

Good Neighbor Port-A-Pit BBQ, Bethlehem Methodist. NC 801 at Nature’s Way, 11 a.m. until sold out. BBQ sandwiches, Steelman’s Ace Hardward beginning at 11 a.m. Pre-sold lunch orders at the church, 321 Redland Rd., Advance, 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Sit down supper, 5-7. Plates are half chicken or barbecue, slaw, baked beans, roll, dessert, $9. Proceeds to neighbors in need.

Sunday, Oct. 1

Twin City Choristers, 3-4 p.m., First Baptist, N. Main St., Mocksville, benefitting Advocacy Center of Davie. Donations.


Saturday, Sept. 23

Davie High Class of ‘82, Triple J Manor House, 362 Interstate Dr., Mocksville. $40 couple, $25 single. $30 at door. Heavy hors’doeuvres, cash bar. Mail checks to Kim Stewart: 306 Farmland Rd., Mocksville. For info, email

Davie High Class of 1967 50th year reunion, Junkers Farm, Triple J Lane, off US 64 E., Mocksville. For more info, 336-940-8970.

Sunday, Sept. 24

Beck Reunion, descendants of the late Thomas Jefferson Beck and Matilda Smith Beck, 1 p.m., Bear Creek Baptist Church, Mocksville. Relatives and friends invited.

Saturday, Oct. 14

Davie High Class of 1957, 60th-year reunion, 4 p.m., Jericho Church of Christ Fellowship Hall (124 Davie Academy Road, Mocksville). Carmen Walker,336-998-2452.


Sunday, Sept. 17

Burning of the Note celebration, Salem Methodist, 6 p.m., in new fellowship hall. Homemade ice cream, cakes, cookies. 828-273-4445,

Revival, New Bethel Baptist, 3727 US 601 S., Mocksville. 7 nightly with Rev. Timothy Bridges Jr.

Homecoming, Center Methodist, under historic Center Arbor. Gaining Ground music 9:45-10:45 a.m., worship at 11 with Dr. Sherman Warner. Covered dish lunch. 1857 US 64 W., Mocksville.

Homecoming, Fellowship Baptist, 1084 Rainbow Rd., Advance. Sounds of Grace Quartet to provide music for 11 a.m. worship, followed by covered dish meal. 336-909-1808.

Sept. 17-22

Homecoming, Gospel Tent Meeting, Community Baptist, 612 Gladstone Rd., Mocksville. Sunday, 11 a.m. with Brother Ralph Robinette. Tent revival Monday-Friday, 7:30 nightly. Speakers: Brothers Wesley Morris, Eric Blankenship, Chancee Carter, Justin Wooledge, Eddie Graham.

Homecoming, revival, Liberty Baptist, 2433 Liberty Church Rd., Mocksville. Sunday 11 a.m. with the Rev. Don Bell. Monday-Wednesday 7 nightly, Mark Stroud; Thursday-Friday at 7, Rev. Darrell Cox.

Saturday, Sept. 23

Davie Baptist Missionary Union annual conference, 9:30 a.m., Shiloh Baptist, Depot St., Mocksville. Speaker: Rev. Ruby Clark. $10. RSVP by Sept. 20, 336-492-5996.

Special Events

Thursday, Sept. 21

Hispanic Heritage Month at the Davie County Public Library, partial viewing of “Latino Americans: The 500-Year Legacy That Shaped a Nation,” a documentary by PBS. Discussion, Q&A. Light refreshments.

Saturday, Sept. 23

Fall Festival at New Union UMC from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.  For vendor space or more information, call 336-751-7567.

Saturday, Oct. 7

Public Shred Day, 9 a.m.-noon, St. Francis of Assisi, 862 Yadkinville Rd., Mocksville. $5 a bag tax-deductibel donation. 336-751-2973.


Walk and Talk Book Club, every third Tuesday, playground/shelter at Rich Park, Mocksville, by Davie County Public Library. 10 a.m.

Story Time, Davie County Public Library,  Fridays, 11 a.m.

Visit Cooleemee’s Mill Village Museum, 14 Church St., Wed.-Sat. 10 a.m. til 4 p.m. Tours also available by appt. Call 284-6040.

Storytimes, at Davie Co. Library: Fri. 11 a.m., main library.


Thursday, Sept. 7

Mocksville Garden Club, 7 p.m., fellowship hall, First Methodist, Church St. Mocksville Police Capt. Koula Black to talk about women’s roles in law enforcement.

Tuesday, Sept. 12

Davie Democratic Party, 6 p.m., Davie Public Library, N. Main St., Mocksville. Guest speakers: Davie Parker, past state chair; and Doug Wilson, deputy state director. Social hour with baked spaghetti, business at 7.

Tuesday, Sept. 26

Woodmen Life Chapter 23, 6:30 p.m., Davie Academy Community Bldg., 146 Mr. Henry Rd., 8 miles west of Mocksville. Poor man’s supper. Speaker: James Renfro, Davie Toys for Tots. Bring new, unwrapped toy for a child at Christmas.


American Legion Post 174, last Saturday of each month, Maw-Maw’s, US 158 near Farmington Road, 9 a.m.

Davie/Mocksville AA, closed non-smoking meeting, at First Bapt. Church, 390 N. Main St. (across from Davie Library). Thursdays, 7 p.m. Info: Jan 753-1838.

Mocksville Garden Club, first Thursday, 7 p.m., Sept.-June, fellowship hall First Methodist, Church St. Betty Ward, 336-971-2237.


All activities take place at Bobby H. Knight Senior Services Building located at 278 Meroney St., Mocksville unless otherwise noted. 753-6230.

Monday, Sept. 18

Fall Prevention, 10:45 a.m., Speaker: Allison Brown. Learn how to keep yourself safe. Open to adults of all ages, no children.


Morning Wake Up, Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, 9 a.m.

Free Advanced Healthcare Planning Workshop, second Tuesday of each month, 1 p.m.

Sr. Lunchbox, M,T,W, 11:30 a.m., Th. & Fri., 11 a.m., lunch served daily.

Quilting Club, every Monday, 10 a.m.

SKIPBO, Wednesdays, 1 p.m.

Scrapbooking, every 2nd Tuesday, 2 p.m.

Free Blood Pressure Checks, first Tuesday, 10:30 a.m. in the Nutrition Site.

Singing Seniors Chorus, Thursdays, 10 a.m.

Scrabble, 1 p.m. every Monday.

Texas Hold’Em -Thursdays, 1 p.m.

Sr. Book Club, every third Tues. of the month, 1:30 p.m.

Computer Classes – are available, call for information.

Arthritic Exercise – every other Wed. 10:30 a.m.

Line Dancing Level 1, Thursdays, 6 p.m.

Line Dancing Level 2, Mondays, Wednesdays, 9:45 a.m.

Low Impact Aerobics – Tues. & Thurs., 11 a.m.

Fitness Equipment Room – open Mon.-Thurs. 8 a.m. til 8 p.m. Fridays 8 a.m. til 4:30 p.m. & Sat. 9 a.m. til 1 p.m.

Art, Mondays 9 a.m. til 12 p.m.

Woodcarving, Wed. 9-11 a.m.

Yoga, call for dates and sessions.

Dance Party Aerobics, Tuesdays, 6:15 p.m.

Silver Health, Mon., Wed., & Fri. at 8:30 a.m.

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