Published 9:45 am Thursday, July 12, 2018


Saturday, July 14

Breakfast, Farmington Methodist, 1939 Farmington Rd., Mocksville, 7-10 a.m. Pork tenderloin, sausage, gravy, eggs, grits, stewed apples, biscuits, mixed fruit, breakfast casserole, coffee, OJ. Donations.

Benefit breakfast for David Allen, Sheffield-Calahaln Community Center, 6-10 a.m.

Saturday, July 21

Great Bullhole Duck Race & Family Festival, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., RiverPark at Cooleemee Falls. Food, drinks, cold treats, vendors, rubber duck race. Visit RiverPark at Cooleemee Falls Facebook page.


Saturday, Oct. 6

Davie High Class of ‘88 30th-year reunion, 6-10 p.m., Mocksville. $25, $45. Send contact information on classmates to


July 12-15

Vacation Bible school, Edgewood Baptist, 6:30-8:30 p.m. July 12,13, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. July 14. July 15 family night, 4-6.

Sunday, July 15

Missionary Day, Cedar Creek Baptist. Lunch 1:30, program at 3 with Rev. Joe B. Clark and Shiloh Baptist family.

July 15-18

“Ahoy” vacation Bible school, Center Methodist, 1857 US 64 W., Mocksville, 6-8:30 nightly, for kindergarten-5th grade.

July 16-18

Vacation Bible school, Greater Mount Moriah Missionary Baptist, 6-8 nightly. Theme: Battle Ready Prayer – How, Why, and What to Pray For.” All ages.

July 22-25

Summer Spectacular, Farmington Baptist, 6:45-8:30 nightly, for kids age 3-11.

July 23-27

Game On vacation Bible school, Bear Creek Baptist, 6:30-8:30 nightly, age 2-12th grade. Adult class 7-8 p.m. Friday Family Night 6-8 p.m. 492 Bear Creek Church Rd., Mocksville.

Special Events

Friday, July 13

Red Cross Blood Drive, Blaise Baptist, Mocksville, 3-7:30 p.m. Sponsored by McKenna Oakes in memory of her grandfather, Gene Ellis.

Saturday, July 21

Police vs. Fire softball game, 6:30 p.m., Rich Park, Mocksville. $5. Fire safety house, police cars, fire trucks and more. Proceeds split between emergency personnel and Davie Band Boosters.

Raingutter Regatta, hosted by Cub Scout Pack 574, Masonic Picnic Grounds, off N. Main St., Mocksville, 4 p.m. Participating kids should wear swimsuit and bring a towel. Boats will be assembled on site. Hotdogs and more, open to all.


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

Friday, July 13

Senior Lunch, 11:30 a.m. Speaker: Toi Degree, Rowan Agricultural Extension. Register by July 6. Space limited to the first 90 to RSVP.

Monday, July 16

Monthly Movie, 1 p.m. Register no later than July 9.

Thursday, July 19

Service Project – Walker Aprons & Bibs, 1 p.m. Register by July 12. Senior Services gives walker aprons and bibs to those who need them and the supply is running low. If you have basic sewing skills, you can make these. Fabric will be provided. Bring a portable sewing machine, scissors and thread. Open to adults of any age.

Tuesday, July 24

Veteran’s Social, 10:30 a.m.Speaker:  Kathy Chaffin, Americans Supporting Armed Services. Register by July 17.