|Smith Mountain Lake Community Calendar|
SATURDAY, MAR. 23
The Skelton 4-H Center will hold a "Painting with the Bob Ross Method" class from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Registration fee is $50. For more information, call 721-2759.
SUNDAY, MAR. 24
The Booker T. Washington National Monument Living History Guild will present the Civil War 150th commemorative event "Death Comes Home" at 2 p.m.
MONDAY, MAR. 25
Burnt Chimney United Methodist Church will host Life Line Screening. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 1-877-237-1287. Registration is required.
The SML Democratic Club meeting will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Moneta Bedford County Library Meeting Room. RSVP to YvetteVH@aol.com.
MONDAY, APRIL 1
An alzheimer/dementia caregiver support group will meet at 3 p.m. at Trinity Ecumenical Parish.
TUESDAY, APRIL 2
The Skelton 4-H Center will begin six guitar classes from 10 to 11 a.m. The cost for all lessons is $50. To register or for more information, call 540-721-2759, ext. 264.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 3
A multiple sclerosis support group meeting will be held at 12 p.m. at Resurrection Catholic Church. Bring a bagged lunch and drink.
THURSDAY, APR. 4
An AARP Driver Safety Program will be held at the Phil Hager Insurance Agency from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and also on Friday, Apr. 5. Cost is $12 for AARP members and $14 for non-members. For more details, call 721-8822.
SATURDAY, APR. 6
The Friends of Booker T. Washington National Monument will hold its annual membership meeting at 10 a.m. at the visitor center. Guest speaker will be John D. Long, the director of the Salem Museum and senior lecturer in history at Roanoke College.
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.
MONDAY, APRIL 8
A breast cancer support group meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the Discovery Shop.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 10
A prostate support group will meet at 6 p.m. at Trinity Ecumenical Parish.
MONDAY, APRIL 15
Life for One will meet with Glenn Ayers on the language barrier at 11 a.m. at Trinity Ecumenical Parish. Bring a bag lunch and drink.
SATURDAY, APRIL 20
The Friends of Booker T. Washington National Monument will celebrate Dr. Washington's 157th birthday with the second annual Legacy Birthday Dinner from 6 to 9 p.m. at Trinity Ecumenical Church. Guest speaker will be Dr. James A. Holmes, the only principal of Booker T. Washington Elementary School and the first African American national park ranger.
MONDAY, APRIL 22
"Shouldering the Pain Isn't Necessary" by Dr. Cay Miersch from Carilion Clinic will be presented at 2 p.m. at Trinity Ecumenical Parish. To sign up, call Tami at 721-4330 or 297-5530.
FRIDAY, APRIL 26
A program on improving the care for veterans facing illness and death will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Resurrection Catholic Church. Registration is at 8 a.m. RSVP by calling Rev. Mark Flores at 540-587-6592.