Local events

Published 8:53 am Thursday, May 27, 2021

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Saturday, May 22

Chicken pie plates, St. John AME Zion, 145 Martin Luther King Jr. Road, Mocksville, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. $10.

Friday, May 21

Davie High Make A Wish golf tournament, Friday, May 21, 1 p.m., Oak Valley. Sponsorship and registration information, Luke Stillson, 336-972-9006, ljstillson@gmail.com.


Sunday, May 30

Gospel singing with The Glory Road Gospel Band from Asheboro, 11 a.m., Church of God of Prophecy, 2323 US 601 S., Mocksville.

June 6-9

Vacation Bible School, Courtney Baptist, 6-8 nightly. Classes for all ages. Theme: Rocky Railway. www.courtneybaptist.net, 336-463-2681.

June 21-24

Vacation Bible School, Mystery Island, Fork Baptist, 5:30-8 nightly. 3140 US 64 E., Mocksville. Register online at www.forkbaptist.com or call 336-998-8306.

June 21-25

Good News Bible Club, Cooleemee First Baptist, 1-2:30 daily with Friday 6:30 p.m. bash and cookout. To register: https://form.jotform.com/211187318733153/. For info: call 704-219-6041 or 336-284-2427.


Old Testament Bible Study, “Epic of Eden,” Sunday afternoons 5-6:30 p.m., Liberty Wesleyan, 2106 Sheffield Rd., Harmony.

Youth &Kid’s Power Hour, New Union Methodist. Kids 6:30-7:30 p.m.; Youth, 6-7:30 p.m.

Special Events

Saturday, May 29

Disabled American Veterans barbecue, open house and recruitment, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., 1958 US 601 S., Mocksville. Military equipment display.

Sunday, May 30

Memorial Day Service, Ritual of Remembrance, Victory Baptist Church, Cooleemee, 2 p.m. Remembered will be: JB Caldwell, Paul D. “Cooter” Correll, James M. Rumley, Hayden “Tag” Bowers, Philip D. Sherman, XL Hunter, Lester P. Martin Jr., Ottist “OD” Stiller, Joe B. Flanagan. Sponsored by Cooleemee-Mocksville VFW Post 1119.

Tuesday, June 1

Davie Habitat for Humanity property dedication, Yadkinville Rd./Mumford Dr., Mocksville, 4 p.m. To house office and ReStore facility.

Friday, June 4

Davie High Class of 2021 Senior Parade, 5:30 p.m. leaving community park, on Main Street, Mocksville to Farmington Road to new Davie High. Line route with congratulation signs, etc.

Saturday, June 5

Free community celebration, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., WinMock at Kinderton, US 158, Bermuda Run. Food, beverages, music, games, face painting, vendors, non-profits, hosted by WinMock and Davie Chamber of Commerce.

Saturday, June 19

Food Truck Rodeo, Davie County Community Park, US 601 S., Mocksville. Live entertainment. Vendor sign up on Davie Recreation & Parks website.


Tech Tuesdays, Davie County Public Library, 371 N. Main St., Mocksville. Get assistance with tech devices, 10 a.m.-noon and 2-4 p.m. Register for appointment: http://bit.ly/DCPLTECHJAZ. Learn more by calling 336-753-6033 or emailing jbaylor@daviecountync.gov.

Smith Grove Farmers Market, Smith Grove Methodist, US 158, Mocksville, Saturdays, 1-4 p.m. www.smithgrove.org.


Thursday, May 27

New Davie Kiwanis Club informational meeting, 6:30 p.m., Davie County Public Library, N. Main St., Mocksville. Open to anyone interested in joining Kiwanis, dedicated to helping children.


All of the following events are sponsored by Davie Senior Services. For more information or to register, call 336-753-6230.

Through May 31

Older Americans Month Community Walk, Davie Community Park, US 601 S., Mocksville. 20 painted rocks illustring involvement in community along walking trails. Chance at  $25 restaurant gift card to those age 55 and older who fill out form at end of walk.

Tuesdays, Thursdays

Wednesday, June 2

Parkinson’s Disease Seminar, 1 p.m. with Diana Parrish. Zoom. Register by May 31. All ages.

Thursday, June 3

Senior Games Closing Ceremonies and SilverArts Follies Tailgate, 12:30 p.m. Parking lot event, certificates and medals to be awarded. Open to all Senior Games participants. Register by Thursday, May 27.

Tuesday, June 8

Novant Health Seminar, 10 a.m., Zoom. All ages.

Tuesday, June 15

Flip Away Elder Abuse Craft from you car, 1 p.m., co-sponsored by Davie Center for Violence Prevention and Social Services, World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. Decorate flip flops with purple ribbons. Wear purple. Bring own flip flops (plastic). Ribbons provided. Register by June 11.

Thursday, June 17

June Birthday Party, 2 p.m., drive-thru celebration. Pick up cake and ice cream. Someone 55 and older in each vehicle must have June birthday. Register by June 11.

Friday, June 18

Crafternoon, Zen Fairytale Gardens, 2 p.m., Davie County Public Library. All materials provided. 55 and older. Register by June 15.

Thursday, July 1

Senior Services Grand Re-Opening Extravaganza and Ribbon Cutting. Party, grand opening of new health and fitness center at Brock Gym.


Line dancing via Zoom, Wednesdays, 9:30 a.m. with Vickie Spivey. 55 and older.

Yoga class via Zoom, Mondays, 11 a.m. and 12:15 p.m. with Kim Crawford. 55 and older.

Coffee & Caregiving, Tuesdays 10 a.m. via Zoom. Interact with other caregivers, ask staff member Kelly Sloan questions. Open to caregivers of all ages.

Live Music

Thursday, May 27

Patrick Rock, 6:30-9:30 p.m., O’Calahaln’s, N. Main, Downtown Mocksville.

Saturday, May 29

Exit 180 Band, 6 p.m., Tanglewood Pizza, US 158, Bermuda Run.

Love and Theft, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Davie County Community Park ampitheater, free. National touring country act, the first of a summer series.

Sunday, May 30

SinaTracey, 2 p.m., The Station, Downtown Mocksville.

Thursday, June 3

Darrell Hoots, 6:30-9:30 p.m., O’Calahaln’s, N. Main, Downtown Mocksville.

Friday, June 4

His & Hers, Down The Mountain, 5 p.m., The Station, Downtown Mocksville.

Saturday, June 5

Poundcake, 6 p.m., Tanglewood Pizza, US 158, Bermuda Run.

Sunday, June 6

Dani Kerr, 1 p.m., The Station, Downtown Mocksville.

Thursday, June 10

Keith Burkhardt, 6:30-9:30 p.m., O’Calahaln’s, N. Main, Downtown Mocksville.

Saturday, June 12

Down the Mountain, 6 p.m., Tanglewood Pizza, US 158, Bermuda Run.

Thursday, June 17

Josh Tenery, 6:30-9:30 p.m., O’Calahaln’s, N. Main, Downtown Mocksville.

Thursday, June 24

Brad Ratledge and the Happy Ones, 6:30-9:30 p.m., O’Calahaln’s, N. Main, Downtown Mocksville.

Thursday, July 1

His & Hers, 6:30-9:30 p.m., O’Calahaln’s, N. Main, Downtown Mocksville.