Our Community Calendar is a free listing of events in our community. Submit listings online here, email email@example.com or FAX 276-632-3316.
Sunday, July 14th
The J.P. Williams family reunion will be at noon-4 p.m. at the Hughes Shelter on Trot Valley Road in Stuart. Paper products will be provided; people should bring covered dish foods.
Genealogical Society of Rockingham & Stokes Counties, N. C., will the host opportunity to do genealogy research at the Stokes County Register of Deeds office in the Reagan Administration Building, 1014 Main Street, Danbury. The regular meeting for research will begin at 2:30 pm. Light refreshments will be provided by members. Bring pen and paper (and change if you wish to make copies). Non-members are welcome.
Free community meal will be at 12:30-1:30 p.m. at Love and Hope Ministries, 1846 Virginia Ave., Collinsville.
Monday, July 15th
Patrick Henry Community College Board meets for a regular meeting in the Hooker Exhibit Hall at 12 PM.
Art of the Month Class is at 3 p.m. at the Collinsville YMCA, 295 W. John Redd Blvd., Collinsville. Cost of class is $10, payable on the day of the class. All seniors age 50 and older are welcome. Call Henry County Parks & Recreation Senior Services at 276-634-4644 to preregister.
Improv acting classes at the Martinsville Public Library will at 6-8 p.m. There will be a show will be at 6 p.m. on July 29. For information, call 276-403-5430.
Martinsville/Henry County Democratic Committee meets at 6 p.m. at the New College Institute on Fayette Street in Martinsville.
American Legion Homer Dillard Post 78 meets at 7 p.m. at the Post Home, 139 Creekside Drive, Martinsville. Officers for 2020 will be installed. Executive board to meet at 6 p.m.
Tuesday, July 16th
The Martinsville Senior Center will be hosting a class on Loom Knitting from 10-12. The class is $25 and any checks should be made payable to the instructor, Tonya Hodges. Payment is due by Tuesday, July 9th. For more information please call the Senior Center at 403-5260.
Artspiration Senior Studio is at 10 a.m.-noon at Piedmont Arts. Offering self-guided art studio time for seniors. Free to members; $5 to non-members.
Autism awareness drop-in session is at 1-3 p.m. at the Martinsville Library. Representatives will provide information about autism.
Improv acting class is at 6-8 p.m. at Martinsville Public Library. A show will be held at 6 p.m. July 29. For information, call 276-403-5430.
Thursday, July 18th
Book Bingo is at 2:30 p.m. at the Martinsville Library.
Art at Happy Hour: Expressions 2019 is at 5-7 p.m. at Piedmont Arts. Admission free.
“Beauty and the Beast” is at 7 p.m. today, Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Future shows are at 7 p.m. July 25-27 and 2 p.m. July 28. Tickets $15 are at www.phccpatriotplayers.com/tickets and at the college and $20 at the door. Admission is free for children 5 and younger.
Pub Trivia Night is at 7 p.m. at Mountain Valley Brewing. For information, call the Martinsville Library at 276-403-5430.
The Martinsville Libertarians will meet at 7:00 pm at Hugo’s Restaurant in Uptown Martinsville. 16th District House of Delegate Candidate Dustin Evans plans to be in attendance.
Friday, July 19th
Music Jamboree is at 6 p.m. at HJDB Event Center, Bassett, with Larry Simon & Friends.
Franks plus Dranks will be at 6-9 p.m. at Gravely-Lester Art Garden. Admission is $20 for adults and $5 for ages 12 and younger. There will be a cash bar. Tickets are available at Piedmont Arts and PiedmontArts.org
Movie in the Library, 6:30 PM. Enjoy pizza, a drink and popcorn for only $3. Family friendly movie in the Hylton Library at Spencer Penn. Everyone is welcome.
TGIF is at 7 p.m. with Stone Canyon Bank performing in the Broad Street parking lot. Admission is $7, with kids 12 and under free.
Music Jamboree is at 7 p.m. at the HJDB Event Center in old Bassett High School, with Larry Sigmon and Martha Spencer, Unique Sound of the Mountains, performing.
“Beauty and the Beast” is at 7 p.m. today and Saturday and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Future shows are at 7 p.m. July 25-27 and 2 p.m. July 28. Tickets $15 are at www.phccpatriotplayers.com/tickets and at the college and $20 at the door. Admission is free for children 5 and younger.
Saturday, July 20th
Basket Making Class at Spencer Penn, 9:15 AM to 1 PM. Make a beautiful basket to take home. Cost $25-$40 depending on the basket. Call 276-957-1521 or 276-957-5757 to register.
The Roanoke Valley Fiddle and Banjo Club’s 50th Anniversary Celebration will be held from 2 PM to 9 PM, rain or shine. A full day of music and fun with 10 bands, food, and raffles. Come join us at Braeloch on Glenburn Farms, 2353 Hammond Drive in Vinton. No dogs or alcohol.
7th Annual Shaggin on Fieldcrest from 7:00pm-10:00pm on Fieldcrest Road in Downtown Draper. Join us and area shag clubs to dance the night away to your favorite beach music! Jim Quick and Coastline headline this event. There will be great food, including BBQ, hot dogs, burgers and beer garden run by the Eden Rotary Club. Bring your lawn chair, family and friends for a great time. For more information visit www. Exploreedennc.com
Sunday, August 18th
Spencer-Penn presents 60’s Sock Hop from 2-5 PM. Admission is $4 per person.