Local events

Published 6:34 pm Tuesday, December 13, 2022

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Thursday, Dec. 29

Davie High Class of 1960, 11:30 a.m., Mocksville Family Restaurant, Yadkinville Rd.


Sunday, Dec. 18

Christmas Gathering, Fork Baptist, 5 p.m., 3140 US 64 E., Mocksville. Children’s Christmas program, live nativity, crafts for kids, meal, hot chocolate bar, letters to Santa, special guest. 336-998-8306.

Saturday, Dec. 24

Christmas Eve Candlelight Lord’s Supper service, 5 p.m., Fork Baptist, 3140 US 64 E., Mocksville. 336-998-8306.

Mocksville Second Presbyteerian Christmas Eve program, 6 p.m.

Special Events

Saturday, Dec. 17

Cooleemee Sr. Citizens Christmas Party, noon, VRFW Bldg., NC 801. Must have a ticket. Santa to visit at 1.

Wreaths for Veterans, 9 a.m., Legion Memorial Park, NC 801, Cooleemee.

Dec. 17, 18

Garden Valley Luminaries, each evening at dusk. Neighborhood off Sanford Ave. in Mocksville decorates with luminaries throughout.

Sunday, Dec. 18

Christmas Cantata, An Invitation to A Miracle, 7 p.m., Mocksville First Methodist, N. Main St. Includes combined choir with First Presbyterian.


Smith Grove Farmer’s Market, Saturdays, 1-3:30 p.m., Smith Grove Methodist, 3492 US 158, Mocksville. Local produce, eggs, metas, honey, plants, baked goods, handcrafted gifts, food vendors, kids activities, music, non-profit booths. Visit Facebook or Instagram.


All events are sponsored by Davie Senior Services. For more information or to register, call 336-753-6230. The main campus at 278 Meroney St. is open Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. The health and fitness center at the Brock Recreation Center at 644 N. Main St. is open from 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Thursday, and 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Fridays.


Afternoon card games, new program, 1 p.m. First Monday, Uno; second, Skipbo; third, Rook; fourth, Rummy; fifth, Crazy Eights.


Email, computer basics, 10-11 a.m. With Davie Public Library.


Davie County Singing Seniors rehearsals, 10 a.m.

Thursday, Dec. 15

Senior Book Club, 2 p.m. at public library with Genny Hinkle.

Friday, Dec. 16

Armchair Adventures: Christmas Around the World, 1-3 p.m.

Monday, Dec. 19

Merry Monday, wear red and green.

Monthly Movie, 1 p.m with popcorn.

Tuesday, Dec. 20

Twinkle Tuesday, wear your favorite accessory or hat, even better if it lights up.

Tech Tuesday, 10-11 a.m. Bring devices and learn more.

Wednesday, Dec. 21

Winter Wonderland Wednesday, bundle up in your favorite winter scarf.

Thursday, Dec. 22

Tree-Mendous Thursday, wear favorite holiday shirt or sweater.

Good Health Club, 1 p.m. with Stacey Southern, nutrition coordinator. Learn tips for healthy meals. Light exercise.

Friday, Dec. 30

New Year’s Bingo, 1 p.m. sponsored by Eaton Funeral Service.


Brock Senior Steppers, starts Jan. 3 at Brock Gym, open 8-10 each morning and other times with no programs. Register and count steps for monthly and yearly prizes.

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, Dec. 15

Ea$y Money, 6 p.m., 601 Burgers & Brews, US 601 N., Mocksville.

Bluegrass Church, 6 p.m., Eatons Baptist, 430 Eatons Church Rd., Mocksville, featuing Galax Fiddler’s Convention winners Eric Marshall, Greg Jones, Danny Bowers and Keith Dunn. Meal followed by music. Free.

Saturday, Dec. 17

Karaoke, 6 p.m., 601 Burgers & Brews, US 601 N., Mocksville.

Thursday, Dec. 22

Michael Chaney Music, 6 p.m., 601 Burgers & Brews, US 601 N., Mocksville.

Thursday, Dec. 29

SoundKraft, 6 p.m., 601 Burgers & Brews, US 601 N..