The Franklin News-Post|
P. O. Box 250
310 Main Street, SW
Rocky Mount, Virginia 24151
SATURDAY (SEPT. 20)
The 37th annual Boones Mill Apple Festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 4:40 p.m. along Main Street in Boones Mill. Admission and parking are free.
Trinity Mission will host Holy Trinity Missionary Baptist Church at 10 a.m.
SUNDAY (SEPT. 21)
The annual Isaiah Perdue reunion will be held at 1 p.m. at the Redwood Community Center. Bring a covered dish.
The Austin family reunion will be held at the Waidsboro Ruritan Building.
MONDAY (SEPT. 22)
"Oil Painting Techniques and Materials" by artist Dana Phillips will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the Franklin County Public Library. The event is free and open to the public.
TUESDAY (SEPT. 23)
Trinity Mission will host singing with Carole Gaubatz at 7 p.m.
The Franklin County Perinatal Education Center will hold a childbirth class #3 class from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Call 489-1800.
WEDNESDAY (SEPT. 24)
The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive at The Franklin Center from 12 to 6 p.m.
Orientation for the Gertrude Mann Genealogy Room will be held at the Franklin County Public Library from 5 to 6 p.m. Pre-registration is required by calling 483-3098, ext. 0, or by stopping by the main library.
THURSDAY (SEPT. 25)
The Franklin County Perinatal Education Center will hold a breastfeeding class from 6 to 8 p.m. Call 489-1800.
The STEP Board of Directors will host an open house at the STEP building from 3 to 6 p.m.
The Lord's Acre/Lord's Hour Committee will meet at 7 p.m. at Mount Zion Methodist Church to finalize plans for the Lord's Acre Sale on Oct. 18. For more information, call 483-2464.
SATURDAY (SEPT. 27)
The Gretna Little Theatre will hold the third annual talent show at 7:30 p.m. in the Gretna Center for the Arts.
Trinity Mission will host Wirtz Assembly of God Praise Team at 7 p.m.
A pancake breakfast to benefit John Flint who was involved in a car accident will be held from 8 to 10 a.m. at Applebee's. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at the door or by calling Teresa Anderson at 493-8992.
The Rocky Mount Fire Department will hold its annual spaghetti dinner fundraiser at the fire house from 5 to 7 p.m. with music by The Conner Family from 6 to 8 p.m.
MONDAY (SEPT. 29)
A basic hunter education class will be held at The Franklin Center today and Tuesday, Sept. 30. Must attend both nights. To register, call 1-888-516-0844.
TUESDAY (SEPT. 30)
The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive at Cool Branch Rescue from 1 to 6 p.m.
The Franklin County Perinatal Education Center will hold a childbirth class #4 class from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Call 489-1800.
SATURDAY (OCT. 4)
The Callands Festival will be held from 10 am. to 4 p.m. at the old clerk's office and courthouse on Sago Road in Callands.
A fundraiser for Lisa Shively will be held at Ferrum Volunteer Fire Department. A spaghetti dinner will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. followed by an auction and live music. Cost is $10 for adults and children 12 and under are $7.
FRIDAY (OCT. 10)
The Franklin County Health Department will hold a special walk-in flu clinic from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Appointments are also available every Tuesday. For more information, call 484-0292.
SATURDAY (OCT. 11)
The Phoebe Needles Center will hold a seminar at 9:30 a.m. with Dr. Elizabeth Struthers Malbon. For more information, call 483-1518.
TUESDAY (OCT. 14)
The Phoebe Needles Center will hold "Plein Air Voices Panel Discussions" beginning at 9:30 a.m. Call 483-1518.