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 Wednesday, April 23, 2014
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The Franklin News-Post
P. O. Box 250
310 Main Street, SW
Rocky Mount, Virginia 24151
540-483-5113
Fax: 540-483-8013

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Franklin County Community Calendar

FRIDAY (SEPT. 14)

Bluegrass singer-songwriter Donna Ulisse and The Poor Mountain Boys will perform a benefit concert at 7 p.m. at Trinity Episcopal Church in Rocky Mount. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Helping Hands. For tickets, call (540) 483-5038 or (615) 708-1950.

Trinity Mission will host the J.B. Singers at 10 a.m.

Crossroads Ruritan Club will have an evening of refreshments, fun and fellowship with music by local talent. Refreshments will be served at 6 p.m. with music starting at 7 p.m. Donations accepted with proceeds to benefit Crossroads Ruritan Club community events.

SATURDAY (SEPT. 15)

The FCHS Class of 1982 will hold its 30th reunion. For more information, email FCHSClassof82@cox.net.

The FCHS Class of 1967 will hold its 45th reunion. For more information, call Janice Thurman at 540-719-1500.

Trinity Mission will host Holy Trinity Missionary Baptist Church at 10 a.m.

The Franklin County Public Library will hold a giant book sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The Oak Level Ruritan Club will hold a hamburger steak dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. Cost is $8 per plate. All proceeds go to community projects.

SUNDAY (SEPT. 16)

The Austin family reunion will be held at the Waidsboro Ruritan Building.

TUESDAY (SEPT. 18)

The Franklin County Perinatal Education Center will hold childbirth class #2 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. For more information, call 489-1800.

Trinity Mission will host singing with Samara at 7 p.m.

DMV 2 Go Mobile will be at Bridgewater Plaza from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

THURSDAY (SEPT. 20)

The Franklin County Perinatal Education Center will hold a child safety seat class from 6 to 8 p.m. For more information, call 489-1800.

Trinity Mission will host Blue Ridge Chapel at 7 p.m.

U.S. Cellular will host a free device workshop at the Franklin County Public Library from 12 to 2 p.m. For more information, call 540-483-5900.

FRIDAY (SEPT. 21)

U.S. Cellular will host a free device workshop at the Rocky Mount U.S. Cellular from 8 to 10 a.m. For more information, call 540-483-5900.

The Rocky Mount Center for the Arts will hold a beginner weaving class from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Cost is $175 and includes all yarns and equipment. For more information, call 483-1317.

SATURDAY (SEPT. 22)

FCHS will have a golf outing. For more information, call Tim Feazell at 293-5945.

The ninth annual Blue Ridge Music Festival will be held at Crossroads Ruritan Building with the music beginning at 1 p.m. The cost is $6. This is a fundraiser for the Ferrum Volunteer Rescue Squad.

The Franklin County Parks and Recreation is sponsoring a fall mystery bus trip. For more information, call 483-9293 or 366-2888.

The Franklin County Perinatal Education Center will hold a free child safety seat check from 10 a.m to noon beside McDonalds. For more information, call 489-1800.

Trinity Mission will host Wirtz Assembly of God Praise Team at 7 p.m.

The Franklin County Branch of the NAACP will hold the annual Freedom Fund Luncheon at noon at The Pigg River Community Center.

TUESDAY (SEPT. 25)

The Franklin County Perinatal Education Center will hold childbirth class #3 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. For more information, call 489-1800.

Trinity Mission will host Carole Gaubatz at 2:15 p.m.

The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive at the Cool Branch Rescue Squad from 1 to 6 p.m.

WEDNESDAY (SEPT. 26)

The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive at The Franklin Center from 12 to 6 p.m.

THURSDAY (SEPT. 27)

A Miracle Ear representative will visit the Aging Services center from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free hearing tests, as well as service on all brands of hearing aids, will be available. For an appointment, call 1-800-937-6327.

The Franklin County Perinatal Education Center will hold a breastfeeding class from 6 to 8 p.m. For more information, call 489-1800.

Trinity Mission will host the Garden City Grace Brethren group at 7 p.m.

THURSDAY (SEPT. 27)

The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive at Ferrum College from 12 to 6 p.m.

FRIDAY (SEPT. 28)

The FCHS Class of 1977 will have a cookout before the football game at Carolyn Furrow's office at 3 p.m.

The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive at Ferrum College from 12 to 6 p.m.

The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive at Lowes from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The Rocky Mount Center for the Arts will hold a beginner weaving class from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Cost is $175 and includes all yarns and equipment. For more information, call 483-1317.

SATURDAY (SEPT. 29)

The FCHS Class of 1977 will hold its 35th reunion. For more information, call Tim Feazell at 293-5945.

WEDNESDAY (OCT. 3)

The Rocky Mount Center for the Arts will begin a course on stained glass from 6 to 8 p.m. Cost is $200 and includes all materials. To sign up, call 483-1317.

FRIDAY (OCT. 5)

The Rocky Mount Center for the Arts will hold a beginner weaving class from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Cost is $175 and includes all yarns and equipment. For more information, call 483-1317.

FRIDAY (OCT. 12)

The Rocky Mount Center for the Arts will hold a beginner weaving class from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Cost is $175 and includes all yarns and equipment. For more information, call 483-1317.

SATURDAY (OCT. 13)

The FCHS Class of 1962 will have its 50th class reunion at 6 p.m. at Waterfront Country Club. For more information, contact Stella at 484-3346 or Juanita at 493-0228.

SATURDAY (OCT. 20)

A cornhole tournament will be held to benefit the Franklin County Soup Kitchen at 11 a.m at Unbridled Change in Boones Mill. Cost is $10 per person. For more information, call 420-6836.

MONDAY (DEC. 10)

The Girl Scout Leader meeting will be held at 7 p.m. at Rocky Mount Christian Church.

 
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