Local Ongoing Events

• 12-Step Biblical Program Midway Baptist Church, 2595 Midway Rd. in Phenix, Va. will present a 12-step Biblical program – Celebrate Recovery every Thursday Night at 6:30 p.m. For more info, contact the church at 434-376-3574. Childcare provided.

• American Heritage Girls Faith, Service, Fun!  All girls welcome…building women of integrity through service to God, family, community and country. American Heritage Girls Troop VA-0511 meets at 2:30p.m. each Sunday at Grace Community Church, CCH. Contact Patricia Johnson, (434) 547-6514 or go to http://www.connect2gcc.org/our-ministries for more information.

• Breastfeeding Class Centra Southside Community Hospital in Farmville will be holding a breastfeeding class on the first Tuesday of the month from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Quad Conference Room at Centra Southside Community Hospital, Third Street in Farmville. For info and registration call 434-547-9637

• Central High Museum, Inc., located at 515 Thomas Jefferson Highway, Charlotte Court House, will be open on the first and third Saturdays of each month from 12-2 p.m. – 4/1 & 4/15.

• Drakes Branch Music Hall on Main Street will be hosting a dance every Thursday night from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m. sponsored by the Drakes Branch Ladies Club.  The cover charge is only $5.00 to attend this event.

• English for Speaker of Other Languages Classes to be held on Fridays, starting at 7 p.m., at Keysville United Methodist Church. Presented by the Charlotte Adult Learning Center. For more information, contact the learning center at 434-542-5782.

• English for Speakers of Other Languages classes to begin April 17, 2017, at 7 p.m., at the Charlotte Adult Learning Center, located at 395 Thomas Jefferson Hwy., Charlotte Court House. Reasons to enroll: job enhancement; educational advancement; improved communication; supporting your child’s education; citizenship attainment. Enroll now by calling 434-542-5782.

• Food Bank St. Luke Church of God in Christ, located on Arvin Street in Keysville, will sponsor a food bank every fourth Saturday from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Please bring your own bags or boxes to carry your food.

• Gospel Singing at the Tabernacle Baptist Church, 790 Saxkey Road, Drakes Branch, the first Saturday of each month, 7 p.m.

• Hat Creek Community Men’s Bible Study continuing each Tuesday until November 22, starting each evening at 7 p.m. Call Ned Stewart at 434-547-4465 or Bill Singleton at 434-660-6991 for more info.

• Jigoku Tai Chi Kung & Wellness Workshop to be held every other Thursday, beginning February 9, 6:30-7:30 p.m., at the Charlotte Adult Learning Center, Charlotte Court House. Call the learning center at 434-542-5782 for more information.

• Juried Art Show sponsored by and to be held at the historic MacCallum More Museum and Gardens in Chase City in June and July, with cash prizes. Deadline for entry is May 13. For more information, call Diana Thorpe at 434-568-3092.

• Lego® Club at the Farmville-Prince Edward library, beginning March 11th and continuing every 2nd & 4th Saturday from 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Youth ages 5-12 can come socialize and build with the library’s new collection of Lego® bricks!

• Pamplin Old Time Dance & Community Social announces 2017 first Saturday dances – May 6, celebrates Cinco de Mayo; July 1, kicks off the Fourth of July weekend; October 7, will be PALS annual Harvest Meal. Sponsors are needed for the remaining seven dances/socials.

• Prayer Breakfast Join us from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at the Moton Museum, located at 900 Griffin Boulevard, Farmville, on the first Tuesday of each month to begin the workday with community, friends, breakfast and prayer. This event is free and open to the public, with free breakfast provided for all guests. For info call 434-315-8775 or email info@motonmuseum.org.

• Prince Edward Area Meals on Wheels Fundraiser last Wednesday of each month, 4-8 p.m. at Bojangles, Farmville.

• Scholarship Applications available at Randolph-Henry High School guidance office for this year’s Charlotte County Retired Teachers scholarship, for a student who wishes to be a teacher. Both R-HHS seniors and college students may apply. Applications due by April 15. For more information, call Kaye at 434-454-6238.

• Smartphone Literacy Classes at the Charlotte Adult Learning Center, this is a free class that will begin February 15 and continue every Wednesday for six weeks from 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. at the Charlotte Adult Learning Center in Charlotte Court House. For more information or to register call 434-542-5782.

• Tai Chi Class will continue every Thursday beginning on April 20 from 6:30-7:30 p.m., at the Charlotte Adult Learning Center. Call the center at 434-542-5782 for more information.

• TPCC Food Pantry CVFB delivers on the 3rd Wednesday of the month – distribution is the next day (Thursday) from 9:30-12. Regular hours of TPCC Food Bank Mon.-Thurs. 8:30-11:30 Lunenburg County residents only.

• Trail Life USA Walk Worthy! All boys welcome for an adventurous outdoor program that builds integrity, character and leadership honoring God and country through service. Trail Life USA Troop VA-1416 meets at 2:30p.m. each Sunday at Grace Community Church, CCH. Contact Ken Porter, (434) 470-7497 or go to http://www.connect2gcc.org/our-ministries for more information.