Local events

Published 12:23 pm Tuesday, January 30, 2024

Fundraisers

Wednesday, Feb. 7

Soup lunch, Davie Extension and Community Assoc., 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Davie Extension Center, 642 Wilkesboro St., Mocksville. Soups, desserts, drinks, donations for scholarship fund.

Friday, Feb. 9

Port-a-Pit chicken dinner, Cathedral of Grace, 817 Greenhill Road, Mocksville. Meal, $14, half chicken, 2 sides, roll, dessert; chicken only, $7; vegetable plate, $9; additional sides, $2. Baked beans, red slaw, white slaw, green beans, mac & cheese. Call Kerwyn Wilson at 336-469-4778 or Faith Wilson at 336-409-7641.

Saturday, Feb. 10

Community breakfast, Mocks Church, Beauchamp/Mocks Church roads, Advance, 6:30-10 a.m. $8, pork tenderloin, country ham, eggs, grits, sausage gravy, biscuits, beverages. Sponsored by Mocks Men to support missions.

Special Events

Friday, Saturday

Feb. 2-3

Book Sale, Davie County Public Library, 371 N. Main St., Mocksville, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Friday; and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday.

Friday, March 1

Bingo, Advocacy Center of Davie, Davie Sr. Center, 278 Meroney St., Mocksville, doors open at 6. $20 advance tickets for five cards. Prizes, concessions.

Meetings

Monday, Feb. 5

Davie Board of  Commissioners, 6 p.m., second floor meeting room, county administration building, downtown Mocksville.

Seniors

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.

Feb. 1-16

Tax aide, by appointment only  Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays. 336-753-6230.

Friday, Feb. 2

Bunco, 1 p.m. Game with dice.

Monday, Feb. 5

Parkinson’s Support Group, 2-3 p.m. with rep from Novant Health.

Tuesday, Feb. 6

Blood pressure screenings, 10 a.m.

Memory Cafe, 2 p.m. Social gathering for those with Alzheimer’s or dementia and their caregivers.

Wednesday, Feb. 7

Valentine Basket Weaving Class, 1 p.m. with Cheryl Tilley. $20. Make square basket to hold Valentine cards.

Thursday, Feb. 8

Bingo, 1 p.m. sponsored by Lambert Funeral Home.

Friday, Feb. 9

Grandparents & Me, 10 a.m., co-sponsored by SmartStart, bring grandchildren, great-grandchildren etc. for activity.

Foot care, 10a.m.-2:45 p.m. at Brock, by appointment onloy with nurse, Kathy Jajdek. Not a pedicure.

Crafternoon – Clay Leaf Dish, 2 p.m. at library with Rachel Nelson. Make dish to keep keys or small jewelry in.

Monday, Jan. 12

Fraud Prevention Seminar, 10 a.m. with Nikki Bennett of Allegacy Federal Credit Union.

Tuesday, Feb. 13

Chair Volleyball Tourney, 10 a.m. at Brock Campus.

Wednesday, Feb. 14

Advanced Care Planning Workshop, 1 p.m. with rep from Trellis.

Crafting Extravaganza, 1 p.m. Bring own crafts, no formal instruction.

Valentine’s Day Party, 2 p.m. Food, entertainment by Boogie Brigade.

Thursday, Feb. 15

Senior Games/Special Olympics cornhole, 10:30 a.m. at the Brock.

Senior Book Club, 12:30-2 p.m. at public library with Genny Hinkle.

Meet the Candidates, local candidates invited. Refreshments 5 p.m., forum at 5:30.

Monday, Feb. 19

Monthly Movie, 1 p.m. with popcorn.

Tuesday, Feb. 20

Glucose & cholesterol screenings, 9:30 a.m. with Minerva mobile unit.

Thursday, Feb. 22

Black History Month celebration, 6 p.m. with Davie NAACP. Theme: From Past to Present. Music, cake, punch.

Friday, Feb. 23

Crafternoon: Sunflower Coasters, 2 p.m. at public library with Rachel Nelson.

Monday, Feb. 26

What’s Cooking: Foods, Fads & Helpful Home Hacks, 1 p.m.

Tuesday, Feb. 27

Theatre Club, 1 p.m. with Mike Garner to discuss theatrical options to visit.

Thursday, Feb. 29

Winter Field Day, 1 p.m. at Brock Campus. Basketball, table tennis, cornhole, football throwing and more.

Friday, March 1

Bunco, 1 p.m.

Ongoing

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

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

Quilting, Tuesdays, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Bring own supplies

Crocheting, Wednesdays, 9-11 a.m. with Theresa Manak and Sara Cioffi. Bring own supplies.

Live Music

Fridays

Bluegrass, 6-8 p.m., MawMaw’s Kitchen, 2076 US 601 S., Mocksville.

Friday, Feb. 2

Tanya Wood, 6 p.m., The Station, Downtown Mocksville.

Anna Meetson, 6-9 p.m., Tanglewood Pizza, US 158, Bermuda Run.

Saturday, Feb. 3

Fireside Collective Duo, 6-9 p.m., Tanglewood Pizza, US 158, Bermuda Run.

Wendy Wooten, 6-9 p.m., The Station, Downtown Mocksville.

Friday, Feb. 9

Jeremiah Barr, 6-9 p.m., The Station, Downtown Mocksville.

Saturday, Feb. 10

James Vincent Carroll, 6-9 p.m., Tanglewood Pizza, US 158, Bermuda Run.

Sail On, tribute to Beach Boys, 7:30 p.m., Brock Performing Arts Center, N. Main St., Mocksville. $45, $44.

Allyn Raney, 6-9 p.m., The Station, Downtown Mocksville.

Thursday, Feb. 15

Darrell Hoots, 6-9 p.m., Tanglewood Pizza, US 158, Bermuda Run.

Bluegrass Church features Outlaw Bluegrass Band with John Hoffman, Brad Wood, Connor Lambert, Michael Souther. Free meal at 6 p.m., music at 6:30. Eaton’s Baptist, 430 Eaton’s Church Rd., Mocksville.

Friday, Feb. 16

Jennifer Alvarado, 6 p.m., The Station, Downtown Mocksville.

Saturday, Feb. 17

Exit 180, 6-9 p.m., Tanglewood Pizza, US 158, Bermuda Run.

Saturday, Feb. 24

Tin Can Alley, 6-9 p.m., US 158, Bermuda Run.

Friday, March 1

Jon Montgomery, 6-9 p.m., Tanglewood Pizza, US 158, Bermuda Run.

Saturday, March 2

GoRyanGo, 6-9 p.m., Tanglewood Pizza, US 158, Bermuda Run.