Published 9:42 am Thursday, September 28, 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.

Saturday, Sept. 30

Bake Sale, WalMart of Mocksville, by Mainville AME Zion Youth Missionary Dept., beginning at 8 a.m.

Sunday, Oct. 1

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

Wednesday, Oct. 4

Chicken pie supper, Mocksville First Methodist, N. Main St., beginning at 5:30 p.m. Also slaw, green beans, vegetables, rolls, desserts, coffee, tea. Donations for Dr. Joel Edwards Honduras Medical Mission team.

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. 7

Hotdog drive-thru, Chestnut Grove Methodist, 2812 US 601 N., Mocksville, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Homemade chili, slaw, desserts. Proceeds to local missions and hurricane relief. 336-940-8100.

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.


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. 30

Blessing of the Aniamls, Episcopal Church of Ascension, Fork-Bixby Rd., 11 a.m. Bring pets in carriers or on a short leash.

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.

Homecoming, St. John AME Zion, 145 Campbell Rd., Mocksville, 3 p.m., speaker Rev. Jarma Chisholm. Lunch at 1:30.

Homecoming, Cooleemee First Baptist, 10:30 a.m., Pastor Gary Marshall and music by Benita Finney and Family. Followed by covered-dish lunch.

Homecoming, Bread of Life Baptist, NC 801 N., Mocksville, 10:45 a.m. Speaker: Rev. Greg McEwen. Music by Risen Son Quartet.

Oct. 3-5

Revival, St. John AME Zion, 145 Campbell Rd., Mocksville. Tuesday, Rev. Jimmy Griffin; Wednesday, Rev. Dairl Scott Jrl; Thursday, Rev. Tabatha Stanback.

Sunday, Oct. 8

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

Special Events

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

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.

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.


Thursday, Oct. 5

Mocksville Garden Club, 7 p.m., First UMC fellowship hall. Program by Lazy Elm Vineyard and Winery. Visitors welcome.


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.

Al-Anon Family group, Sundays, 8 p.m., Macedonia Moravian, NC 801 between Farmington and Bermuda Run. For families and friends of alcoholics.

Sugar Valley Composite Squadron, each Tues. 6:30-8:30 p.m., Blue Hangar at Sugar Valley. Program for cadets (12-18) and adults. For info: 336-978-4186.

Davie County Planning Board, 4th Tues. of each month, 6 p.m. in commissioners chambers, 2nd floor, Davie Administration Bldg., 123 S. Main St.

Davie County Board of Adjustment, 3rd Monday of each month, 6 p.m., in commissioners chambers, 2nd floor, Davie Administration Bldg., 123 S. Main Street.

Davie Beekeepers Association, second Thurs. of every month, 7 p.m., 412 N. Main Street (First Bapt. Church). Visitors welcome. To find out more info:

DC Networks,  8:30 a.m., second Tuesday, Inspirations Coffee, Tea & Gifts, Mocksville. Networking-referrals group hosted by Davie Chamber of Commerce. 336.751-3304.

DC Networks monthly meeting, 11:45 a.m., fourth Tuesday, Captain’s Galley Seafood Shack, Bermuda Run. Networking-referrals group hosted by Davie Chamber of Commerce. 336.751.3304.

Cooleemee Memorial VFW Post 1119, 2nd Sat., 10 a.m., VFW Hall, N.C. 801.

Corinthian Lodge No. 17F&AM, 2nd, 4th Fridays, 7:30 p.m. at the lodge.

Mocksville Lodge No. 134, 1st  Tuesday, 7:30 p.m. at the lodge.

Cooleemee Civitan’s Club Meeting, 1st and 3rd Mon. each month, 7 p.m., Civitan Property, 801 North, Cooleemee.

Davie Co. Multiple Sclerosis Support Group, 2nd Mon. of each month, 6 p.m., at new hospital, Bermuda Run. For info: 336-972-6673.


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

Thursday, Oct. 5

Dinner & A Movie, 5:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 10

Veterans Social, 10:30 a.m. Speaker: Randy Allen, author of “Season V: A Novel.” Register by Oct. 3. Refreshments.

Thursday, Oct. 12

Nature Scavenger Hunt, 1 p.m., Rich Park. Take a leisurely stroll and collect items to complete a fun scavenger hunt. Register by Oct. 5.

Monday, Oct. 16

Monthly Movie, 1 p.m. Register by Oct. 9.

Tuesday, Oct. 17

Captel Seminar, 10:45 a.m. Spaker: Libby Caviness. Learn about free program that provides phones and closed caption services for those who are deaf or hard of hearing. Open to all adults, no children. Register by Oct. 10.


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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