Published 9:33 am Thursday, September 21, 2017


Sept. 28-30

Pumpkins and mums, Mocks Methodist youth fundraiser, 1674 NC 801 S. Jack ‘o lanterns, schoolhouse pumpkiins, straw bales, corn stalks, Indian corn, heirloom pumpkins, gournds, mums and more. 336-998-4644,

Friday, Sept. 29

Good Neighbor Piort-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.

Friday, Oct. 6

Advance Fire Dept. BBQ, 6 a.m. until sold out, 169 Fire Station Road. Pork & beef BBQ by the pound, sandwich or plate, dine in or take out. 336-998-8181.

Saturday, Oct. 14

Fall Festival, Cruise In, Fulton Methodist, 3689 NC 801 S., Advance, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Crafts, yard sale, old vehicles, concessions, cornhole tournament, activities for kids. Supports Guatemala mission.

Tuesday, Oct. 17

Poor Man’s Supper, 4-6 p.m., Fulton Methodist, 3689 NC 801 S., Advance. Portion of proceeds to missions.


Saturday, Sept. 23

Davie High Class of ‘82, Triple J Manor House, 362 Interstate Dr., Mocksville. $40 coiuple, $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.

Wednesday, Oct. 4

Davie High Class of ‘61 quarterly get together, 1 p.m., Captains Galley Seafood Shack, 218 NC 801 N., Bermuda Run.

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.


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.

Sunday, Sept. 24

Usher anniversary, New Bethel Baptist, 11 a.m. with Rev. John Bankhead, 3 p.m. with Rev. Alice Houston-Perry.

Inner Rhythm Choir, 11 a.m., Ijames Baptist, followed by hotdog lunch for all.

Homecoming, Fulton Methodist, 3689 NC 801 S., Advance. Sunday School 9:45, worship at 11 with Rev. Rodney Burton, music by Mona Jo & Friends. Covered dish lunch.

Sept. 20-14

Holy Ghost Tent Revival, Heaven Bound Full Gospel, 2280 US 64 W., Mocksville,  7 p.m. Sept. 20-23. Homecoming Sept. 24.

Sept. 24-26

Sprinkle Preaching Mission, First Methodist, 310 N. Main St., Mocksville. Guest: Dr. John Ed Mathison. Sunday, 8:45 a.m., 10:55 a.m., 7 p.m., 7 nightly Monday-Tuesday.

Sunday, Oct. 1

Homecoming, Decoration Day, Elbaville Methodist, Advance. Worship at 11, followed by dinner on the grounds. After lunch, visit loved ones’ graves with flowers.

Sunday, Oct. 8

Fellowship Service, Greater Mount Moriah Missionary Baptist, 3 p.m. Guest speaker: Rev. Ruby Clark, associate pastor, Shiloh Baptist.


AWANA, Cornatzer Baptist, Wednesdays, 7-8 p.m. All kids welcome. 336-998-4399.

Mommy and Me Bible Class/Devotional, Thursdays, 10:30-11:30 a.m., N. Main St. Church of Christ, 604 N. Main, Mocksville. Geared toward children 0-18 months, but with activities for older children. Brooke, 803-517-3018; or Jessica at 336-830-1465.

Services every Thursday, 11 a.m.-noon, Mt. Zion Holiness, 113 Mill St., Mocksville. Different speaker weekly.

Free coffee and doughnuts, every Wednesday, 7 p.m., Concord Methodist, Cherry Hill Rd. at NC 801, Mocksville.

Simply Moms prayer and book study group for moms of all ages with kids of all ages, second Fridays, 9:30-11:30 a.m. during school year, Cornerstone Christian Church, NC 801. Free childcare. 998-0600.

Weekly Prayer Service, First UMC, N. Main St., Downtown, Thursdays, noon-1 p.m. in sanctuary. Not a structured service, quiet time to pray and meditate.

Preschool, at Macedonia Moravian Church, 9 a.m. til 12 noon. Optional lunch bunch 1 p.m. Ages 12 months – 5 yrs. Call 998-6492.

Kids for Christ, at Liberty UMC, 141 Liberty Circle, Mocksville, each Wed. 3-5:30 p.m. For kindergarten-5th grade. No cost, just a time for play, snacks, Bible stories, & music. Info: 940-7246.

MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers), 1st and 3rd Fri. of every  month during traditional school year, 9:30-11:45 a.m., at Blaise Bapt. Church.

Awana, every Wed. evening 6:30-8 p.m. at Eagle Heights Church.

Hillsdale Baptist Preschool, 9 a.m.-noon, M.-Th., 2-3-or 4-year-old classes. 336-940-6618.

The Life & Teaching of Jesus, presented by Mocksville Seventh-Day Adventist  Church, Mon. & Thurs. at 7 p.m., at 407 Milling Rd., Mocksville. Free admission. For info: 704-876-3665.

Children & Youth programs at Ijames Baptist. Each Sunday evening. Ages 3-11 at 5:30; 12-18 at 5:45. 492-5265.

Women’s Discussion Classes, two classes held weekly at Jericho Church of Christ, Tues. 10:30 a.m. and Wed. 7:30 p.m. No cost for materials. All women invited.

Women’s Bible Study, every Wed. 5-6 p.m., in a home near Milling Road area. All women welcome. Info: 751-5229.

Women’s Study Group, Phase 2, on Biblical women, presented by Hannah’s Ministries. Free & held every second Sat. of each month, 10-11 a.m. All welcome. Info: 940-5149.

CareNet Counseling Centers, at First Baptist Church, 390 N. Main St., Mocksville. Offers inter-denominational counseling. Academically trained, certified counselors & mental health professionals. Info. & appt. 751-2041.

Preschool/Parents Morning Out, Bethlehem United Meth. Time: 9 a.m.-noon. Ages 1 & 2 – M,W or T, Th. Age 3 – M,T, Th. Age 4 & Pre-K – three or four days per week. Call 998-6820.

Preschool, at Center United Methodist, US 64 W., Mocksville. 2,3, & 4 year olds. Monday-Thursday, 8:30-11:30 a.m. Linda Owings, 751-2803.

Awana & Bible Study, Wednesdays at 7 p.m., Hope Baptist Tabernacle.

Coffee House, 4th  Sun. each month, 7 p.m., at Cornatzer UMC. Good coffee, good fellowship, & good music.

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.

Tuesday, Sept. 26

Red Cross Blood Drive, Davie Public Library, 371 N. Main St., Mocksville, 2-6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, Sept. 27

Red Cross Blood Drive, Shady Grove Elementary, 1:30-6 p.m., 3179 Cornatzer Rd., Advance.

Friday, Sept. 29

Red Cross Blood Drive, Cornerstone Christian Church, 1585 NC 801 N., Mocksville, 2-6:30 p.m.

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.

Sunday, Oct. 15

Fall Festival, Farmington Methodist, 1939 Farmington Road, Mocksville, 4:30-7 p.m. Chicken stew, hotdogs, hayride, pumpkin patch, cake walk, bingo, games for kids, live music, local vendors, and more.Ongoing

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

Free coffee/donuts for veterans and military, 8-10:30 a.m. every second Tuesday, Deep Creek Community Center, 2120 Brawley Rd., Yadkinville, sponsored by Courtney Ruritan Club.

Spay-Neuter Clinic, 2nd Wed. of each month by the Humane Society of Davie County, affordable spay-neuter surgery for cats and dogs. Call 751-5214 to make reservation and for details.

Free Advanced Healthcare Planning Workshops, 2nd Tues. of each month, 1 & 4 p.m., EMS Building, Mocksville. For info: 336-768-6157 ext. 1622.

Footloose Friends, every Tues., 7-9 p.m. (first time dancers should arrive 6:30). Cost $4 each night, open to couples or singles. Call Link 413-5204 or 972-2659.

Federal Benefits for Veterans, DAV Chapter #75 bldg., 1958 US 601 S., every third Sat., 12-4 p.m. For info: 336-407-5662.

Free Monthly Diabetes/Blood Pressure/Cholesterol Screenings, last Fri. of each month in 2009 at WalMart, 9 a.m. til 12 noon. Sponsored by Davie Lion’s Club.

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.


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.

Davie County Planning Board, 6 p.m., County Administration Bldg. Agenda: Road naming process, project review process.


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


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.

Report Davie Dateline Items By Noon Monday

Items for Davie Dateline should be reported by noon Monday of the publication week. Call 751-2120 or drop it by the office, at S. Main St. across from the courthouse.