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 Friday, December 19, 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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SATURDAY, FEB. 2

Booker T. Washington National Monument will hold "Story Time Saturdays for Children" from 11 to 11:30 a.m. Park rangers will read a book focusing on stories related to Washington's lifetime from the Civil War through the Civil Rights period in America.

Author Gerald Borchers will give an author talk and sign copies of his book "Cops Don't Just Eat Donuts" at Westlake Library at 2 p.m. Books will be available for purchase and refreshments will be served. For more information, call 483-3098, option 3.

SUNDAY, FEB. 3

The Friends of Smith Mountain Lake State Park will present a lecture on "The Relocation of Cemeteries for the Smith Mountain Lake Project" with Doug Cooper and Jennifer Thompson from the Bedford Museum and Genealogical Library from 3 to 4 p.m. at the Discovery Center. For more information, call 540-297-6066.

MONDAY, FEB. 4

Trinity Ecumenical Parish will host its first "Caregiver Support U" class from 3 to 4:30 p.m. For more information, call 721-4330.

Griefshare support group will meet at Halesford Baptist Church at 6 p.m. For more information, call 540-598-6142.

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 6

A multiple sclerosis support group meeting will be held at 12 p.m. with a "Sleep Disorders" video at Resurrection Catholic Church. Bring a bagged lunch and drink.

SATURDAY, FEB. 9

Booker T. Washington National Monument will hold "Story Time Saturdays for Children" from 11 to 11:30 a.m. Park rangers will read a book focusing on stories related to Washington's lifetime from the Civil War through the Civil Rights period in America.

An introduction to pistol shooting for women class will be offered at the Smith Mountain Lake 4-H Center from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The cost is $100 and includes all instruction, practice firing and lunch. Call Peter Fisette at 540-400-1070 for more information.

MONDAY, FEB. 11

The Caregiver U Series "Finding and Using Resources" will be held at 3 p.m. at Trinity Ecumenical Parish. For more information, call 721-4330.

A breast cancer support group meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the Discovery Shop.

TUESDAY, FEB. 12

Options for advanced heart failure therapy by Dr. Arnold from Carilion Clinic and Vickie Hoffler will be held at 3 p.m. at Trinity Ecumenical Parish. Call 721-4330.

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 13

A prostate support group will present Pathways to Healing by the Bedford YMCA at 6 p.m. at Trinity Ecumenical Parish.

SATURDAY, FEB. 16

Booker T. Washington National Monument will hold "Story Time Saturdays for Children" from 11 to 11:30 a.m. Park rangers will read a book focusing on stories related to Washington's lifetime from the Civil War through the Civil Rights period in America.

MONDAY, FEB. 18

Life for One will present Get to Know the YMCA by Mary Beverly from Bedford YMCA at 11 a.m. at Trinity Ecumenical Parish. Bring a lunch and drink.

The Caregiver U Series "Self Care for the Caregiver" will be held at 3 p.m. at Trinity Ecumenical Parish. For more information, call 721-4330.

MONDAY, FEB. 18

The Caregiver U Series "Family Dynamics and Communication" will be held at 3 p.m. at Trinity Ecumenical Parish. For more information, call 721-4330.

SUNDAY, MAR. 3

The Friends of Smith Mountain Lake State Park will present a lecture on "Gardening for Birds including a Pictorial Diary of the Winged Creatures that have come to Visit the Garden" with Bill Leaning, a nature photographer, from 3 to 4 p.m. at the Discovery Center. For more information, call 540-297-6066.

SUNDAY, APR. 7

The Friends of Smith Mountain Lake State Park will present a lecture on "Hunter's Raid: The Failure to Take Lynchburg" with Ron Coleman, a historian, from 3 to 4 p.m. at the Discovery Center. For more information, call 540-297-6066.

 
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