Local events

Published 9:54 am Wednesday, August 25, 2021

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Saturday, Aug. 28

Hotdog Saturday at New Union UMC, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. in the parking lot. Donations. Sheffield/County Line roads.


Saturday, Oct. 9

Davie High Class of 1976  45th-year reunion, 5 p.m., Guns Up Barn, Rainbow Road, Advance. Chicken stew. Bring chairs and a bowl. Entertainment by Rick Swisher and Beverly Brown.


Sunday, Aug. 29

Ice cream social following 11 a.m. worshp service, Liberty Wesleyan, Sheffield Road.

TeamKID kickoff, 4:30-6 p.m., Ijames Baptist, Mocksville. For ages 3 years to 5th grade, it includes fun and fellowship, bounce house/slide, ice cream bar, crafts, stories and more.


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

Special Events

Friday, August 27

Outdoor movie, The Croods: A New Age, Davie County Community Park, US 601 S., Mocksville. Dusk.

Saturday, Sept.4

Free hotdogs, classic car show, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Central Davie Academy, 160 Martin Luther King Jr. Road, Mocksville, sponsored by trustees of St. John AME Zion Church.


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, Sept. 2

Mocksville Garden Club, 7 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, S. Main St. Speaker: Kevin Campbell of Campbell Family Nurseries in Harmony. Topic: migrations of Monarch butterfly. Visitors welcome.


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

Thursday, Sept. 2

Blueberry Party, 1 p.m. Different blueberry recipes.

Tuesday, Sept. 7

Blood Pressure Screening, 10 a.m.

Thursday, Sept. 9

Bingo, 1 p.m., sponsored by Mark Childers Community Home Care & Hospice.

Tuesday, Sept. 14

Health Seminar, 10 a.m., presented by Novant Health.

Advance Care Planning Workship, 1 p.m., with rep from Hospic/Palliative Care.

Scrapbooking, 2 p.m. Bring supplies and projects and scrap with friends.

Wednesday, Sept. 15

Croquet, Shuffleboard Workshop, 10 a.m., Bermuda Village.

Caregiver Academy, Caregiver Mechanics, 1 p.m. via Zoom. Learn how to move care receiver, brush teeth, wash hair, change bed sheets and toileting with assisted devices.

Monday, Sept. 20

Monthly Movie, 1 p.m.

Tuesday, Sept. 21

Senior Book Club, 1 p.m., with Genny Hinkle. Books provided by public library.


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, Aug. 26

Coia, 6:30 p.m., O’Callahan’s, Downtown Mocksville.

Sunday, Aug. 29

Emanual Wynter, 2 p.m., The Station, Downtown Mocksville.

Tuesday, Aug. 31

Brennan Bates, 6 p.m., The Station, Downtown Mocksville.

Thursday, Sept. 2

River Ridge Band, 6:30 p.m., O’Callahan’s, Downtown Mocksville.

Thursday, Sept. 9

SoundKraft, 7 p.m., 601 Burgers & Brews, US 601 N., Mocksville.

Tuesday, Sept. 14

Camel City Blues, 7 p.m., The Station, Downtown Mocksville.

Thursday, Sept. 16

James Vincent Carroll, 7 p.m., 601 Burgers & Brews, US 601 N., Mocksville.

Saturday, Sept. 18

Cassette Rewind, 7-9 p.m., music from the 80s. Davie County Community Park, US 601 S., Mocksville.

The Happy Ones, 7 p.m., Tanglewood Pizza, Bermuda Run..