Local events

Published 1:17 pm Tuesday, February 13, 2024

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Saturday, Feb. 17

Community breakfast, Center Methodist, 1857 US 64 W., Mocksville, 7-10 a.m. Donations for cancer victim Wendy Owens.

Community breakfast, Wesley Chapel, 277 Pino Rd., Mocksville, 6:30-10 a.m. Eggs, sausage, country ham, gravies, apples, biscuits, grits, juice coffee. Terrilyn nuts available.

Community breakfast, Oak Grove Methodist, US 158, Mocksville, 7-10 a.m. Donations accepted.

Saturday, Feb. 24

Breakfast, Boy Scout Troop 732, 7-10 a.m., Bethlehem Methodist, 321 Redland Rd., Advance. Tenderloin, bacon, sausage, country ham, biscuits, gravy, pancakes, scrambled eggs, grits, toast, coffee, milk, OJ. Donations accepted to help pay for summer Sea Base High Adventure Camp trip.



KidZone, Mocks Church, Wednesday nights, 5:30-7. Dinner, games, worship. Ages 4-18. Kickoff with water party on Sept. 6. Fall session continues through October. 523 Beauchamp Road, Advance.

Grace Church, a new United Methodist congregation, 164 Webb Way, Advance, Sunday School, 8:45 a.m.; worship at 10 led by Dr. Suzanne G. Michael, UM Davie Emerging Community pastor. GraceChurchDavieCounty.org.

GriefShare, Mondays, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Bear Creek Baptist, for those needing comfort and support after the loss of a loved one. 336-492-7456.

Special Events

Thursday, Feb. 15

Meet Local Candidates, Davie Sr. Services, 278 Meroney St., Mocksville. Refreshments at 5, forum at 5:30. All local candidates invited. Open to all ages.

Thursday, Feb. 22

Storytelling and bluegrass string music, 7 p.m., Davie Public Library, N. Main St., Mocksville. Band with Lisa Smith, Junior Dunn and Mike Duggins to play “Tom Dooley,” “The Prisoner’s Story” and “The Man Who Rode the Mule Around the World” and others at Davie Historical and Genealogical Society meeting in history room. Visitors welcome.

Feb. 24-25

Drag racing, spring automotive flea market, Farmington Dragway, NC 801, 336-485-1018 if interested in setting up.

Saturday, March 16

Shamrock Run 5K, downtown Mocksville, sponsored by Rotary Club of Mocksville.

Second Thursdays

Senior Services @ The Bridge, 197 Main St., Cooleemee, 10 a.m. Open to adults age 55 and older, game with prizes, program, light snacks.


Scout Troop 9555G, 6:30 p.m. second and fourth Tuesdays of each month, Center Methodist, 1857 US 64 W.

Tech Tuesdays/Thursdays, Davie County Public Library, 371 N.Main St., Mocksville. Get assistance with tech devices, 10 a.m.-noon and 2-5 p.m. Contact rnelson@daviecountync.gov, 336-753-6033.

BoTyme Jam, country, bluegrass and gospel music, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Thursdays, Farmington Community Center, Farmington Road, Mocksville. $3, musicians admitted free.


Monday, March 4

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


Sheffield-Calahaln Vol. Fire Dept., Monday nights at 7.

NAMI family support group for confidential support for families with persons with diagnosed mental illness. Via Zoom second and fourth Tuesdays, 6-7:30 p.m.  missjulieysl@gmail.com.

Disabled American Veterans Davie Chapter 75, first Monday of each month, 6 p.m., DAV Building, 1958 US 601 S., Mocksville. 336-749-8347.


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.

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.

Monday, March 4

Parkinson’s Support Group, 2-3 p.m. with rep from Atrium Health WFB. For those with Parkinson’s and their caregivers.

Tuesday, March 5

Blood Pressure Screenings, 10 a.m.

Wednesday, March 6

Hello: The conversation game for living and aging well, 1-3 p.m. with social worker, Kelly Sloan.

Thursday, March 7

Veterans Social, 8:30 a.m., also sponsored by Trellis and Davie Veterans Services.

Chat With Sr. Tar Heel Delegate, 10 a.m.

Diabetes and Nutrition Class, 1 p.m. with Kathy Crotts of Kidney Nutrition Care Center.


March 7-28

Genealogy Classes, 1-3 p.m. with Marie Craig. Learn how to trace genealogy.

Friday, March 8

Foot care, by appointment with nurse Kathy Najdek, Brock Campus, 10 a.m.-2:45 p.m.

Welcome to Medicare, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. with SHIIP Coordinator Michelle Ellis.


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.

Woodcarving, Wednesdays, 9-noon with Tim Trudgeon, $8.75 for new students to cover initial supplies.

Art Class, Mondays, 9 a.m.-noon with Jo Robinson. Beginning to advanced.

Live Music


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