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Sunday, January 20th

Genealogical Society of Rockingham & Stokes Counties, North Carolina will meet at 2:30 p.m. in the Danbury Public Library,1104 Main Street, Danbury, North Carolina. The meeting that was scheduled for January 13 had to be rescheduled for January 20th due to the bad weather. The Board will meet at 1:30 p.m. Jason Anthony, park ranger at Hanging Rock State Park, will be the speaker. He will present a Powerpoint program with lots of pictures and talk about the history of the mineral springs and Hanging Rock itself – how it was built and became a state park. The meeting is free, and everyone is invited to join us and bring a friend.

Monday, January 21st

In observance of the Lee-Jackson-King holidays, the City Municipal Building and administrative offices along with Constitutional offices will be closed Monday, January 21st. Employees in essential operational positions (Police, Fire, EMS, water/sewer plant operations) will continue on their normal schedule. There will be no bulk, brush, or garbage pick-up on Monday, January 21st.

Stop the Violence Walk will be held at Sandy Level beginning at Cross Road Store on Axton Road at 9 a.m. and concluding at St John Baptist Church with performances and MLK Holiday activities. Will conclude at noon with a light lunch. For more information, contact Garrett Dillard at (336) 253- 0663 or gdill50@yahoo.com.

The Greater Bassett will hold their monthly meeting at HJDB Event Center at10 am. Anyone interested in joining and/or volunteering is welcome to attend.

Tuesday, January 22nd

The Board of Supervisors will hold its regular monthly meeting at 3:00 p.m. at the Administration building.

The American Legion Homer Dillard Post 78 will hold their regular monthly meeting at 7 pm. at the Post Home,139 Creekside Drive, Martinsville, with an executive board meeting at 6 p.m. The 6th District Commander is expected to attend.

Martinsville School Board will be at 7 pm in closed session and 7:30 pm regular session in Council Chamber, Municipal Building.