Local Meetings & Support Groups

• American Legion Auxiliary meets the third Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at Sheldon’s Restaurant on Four Locust Hwy. in Keysville. Dues are $30 a year and you must be the wife, daughter or granddaughter of a member of the armed services.

• Arc of Southern Virginia meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 6:30 in the Leggett Auditorium at Halifax Regional Hospital in South Boston. If desired, participants may bring a bag supper or purchase a carry out supper from the hospital’s Bellwood Café.  For more info, call 434-222-8931.

• Charlotte County Board of Supervisors meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month at 1:30 pm in the Board of Supervisors Room of the County Administration Building, 250 LeGrande Avenue, Suite A, Charlotte Court House, Virginia

• Charlotte County Democratic Committee meets on the third Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at the Drakes Branch Municipal Building. For additional info call Eugene D. Wells Jr. at 434-547-7037.

• Charlotte County Grays, Sons of Confederate Veterans, meet on the third Tuesday at Sheldon’s Restaurant in Keysville beginning at 6:30 p.m. Call 735-8415 or 696-2202 for info.

• Charlotte County Republican Committee meets monthly on the second Thursday of each month. For meeting time and place, please call Peggy Armentrout at 434-470-0537.

• Chase City Chamber of Commerce meets the second Thursday of each month at noon in the Chamber Office.

• Farmville Town Council meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month at 7:00 p.m., unless otherwise scheduled, in the Council Chamber of the second floor of the Farmville Town Hall, located at 116 North Main Street. The public is welcome and encouraged to attend all meetings.

• Farmville Rotary Club meets every Thursday from noon to 1:00 p.m. at Charley’s Waterfront Café in Farmville.

• GFWC Charlotte County Woman’s Club Meeting a Volunteer Community Service National woman’s club, meets second Tuesday of each month at Central Middle School in Charlotte Court House, 6 p.m. For info call 547-3305.

• Heart of Virginia Classic Auto Club meets the second Monday of each month at Merk’s Place, Farmville, at 6 p.m. for dining and 7 p.m. for the meeting.

• Jack Garland American Legion Unit 32 & Auxiliary meets the third Thursday of each month, 6:30 p.m., at the Farmville VFW Post, Main St.

• Keysville Lighthouse meets on the second Saturday at Sheldon’s Restaurant in Keysville beginning at 9:30 a.m.

• Keysville Ruritan Club meets every third Monday in Ash Camp Baptist Church Fellowship Hall in Keysville at 6:30 p.m.

• Lunenburg Rotary Club meets every Tuesday (except the 5th Tuesday) 12 noon-1 p.m. Meeting is held the 1st Tuesday of the month at Mildred’s Meals in Kenbridge; all other Tuesdays at Uptown Café in Victoria.

• Piedmont Area Veterans Council (PAVC) meets the third Monday of every month at the Thomas Hardy Graham VFW Post 7059. Meetings are open to the public.

• The Prince Edward County Board of Supervisors meets the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. in the County Board Room at 111 South Street, Third Floor, Farmville.

• Town of Phenix Council meetings will be held the second Tuesday of each month.

• VFW Post 7059 holds meetings the first Thursday of each month at 7 p.m., Graham Road, Farmville.

Support Groups

• Alzheimer’s and Dementia Caregiver Support Group meets on the first Thursday of the month at 2:00 p.m. at Brookview Lodge, 2005 Cobb St. The Woodland, Inc. in Farmville. The Alzheimer’s Association sponsors the support group. For more info, contact Marion Kyner at 434-392-6106.

• Cancer Connections Meetings are held the 3rd Monday of every month from 5 to 6 p.m. at the Hendrick Cancer & Rehab Center in South Hill, Va. For more info, contact Mary Hardin at 434-774-2417.

• Cancer Support Group meets the third Monday of every month at 5:00 p.m. at Brian’s Steak House, located at 625 E. Atlantic Street in South Hill. This monthly support group is for adult patients with cancer, their families, friends, and caregivers.

• Domestic Violence Support Groups Tri-County Community Action Agency hosts Support Groups on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month. For more info, call 434-572-1136.

• HIV/AIDS Support “Safe Space,” a group for individuals living with HIV/AIDS, meets on the third Thursday of every month; location is private for the privacy of our participants. For more info and meeting location contact Marquis D. Mapp at 434-392-9461.

• The Better Breathers, a support group for those suffering from chronic lung disease, meets the fourth Thursday each month at 6:00 p.m. in the Edmunds Room at Halifax Regional Hospital in South Boston.