The Community Calendar is a free listing of regional events. Please send information at least three weeks in advance. Email, email@example.com; phone, (336.427.9696) and (336.627.9563) or Fax, (336.548.4636).
Hear the Community Calendar at half-past the hour on 1420 WMYN in Mayodan, 1490 WLOE in Eden and online at www.RockinghamCountyRadio.com.
Get Sane @ The Mad Bean, Downtown Madison - Bible Study, led by Dr. Chuck McGathy, Pastor, First Baptist Church, Madison, Wednesday, 10:00 am
Revival - True Gospel Baptist Church, Highway 704 East, Madison, September 18-21, 7:00 pm. Guest speaker, Eddie Davis, Rockwood, Tennessee. Special singing featuring New Salem.
Revival - West Side Baptist Church, South Ayersville Road, Mayodan, September 18-20, 7:30 pm. Speaker, Larry Wells and special singing. (336.427.3622)
Free Concert and Dinner - Triumphant, Victory Baptist Church, Oregon Hill Road, Ruffin, Saturday, September 23, 6:00 pm. Sponsored by Livingstone Wealth Management, Raymond James, Madison.
Women's Conference - Canaanland Baptist Church, Reidsville, Friday, September 29, 7:00 pm; Saturday, September 30, 9:00 am.
Bible Study and Discussion - New Testament Church, Highway 704 West, Madison, Wednesday, 7:00 pm.
Bible Study - Sharon Missionary Baptist Church, Business 220, Stoneville, Wednesday, 12:00 pm and Thursday, 7:00 pm.
Friends of the Library Book Sale - Madison-Mayodan Public Library, Burton Street, September 19-23.
Stew - Sandy Ridge Presbyterian Church, Amos Town Road, Saturday, September 23, 11:00 am. $6/quart.
BTR 3 On Tobacco Road - music, food, primitive camping, 401 Tobacco Road, Madison, Satdurday, September 23. Gates open at 1:00 pm. Music, 3:30-11:30 pm. Tickets, $20; $25 at the gate; 10 and under free. Proceeds go to Michael Bryant's fight against cancer.
BBQ Fundraiser - True Love Church, Lexington Avenue, High Point, Saturday, September 23, 12:00-5:00 pm, to help with funeral expenses for Lois Hayden and Barbara Smith. Gospel singing, silent auction, 50/50 drawing, cake walk, BBQ, hot dogs. (336.634.2051)
An Evening With Sideline - Happy Home Community Center, Ruffin, Saturday, September 23, 6:00 pm, to benefit the Rockingham County Guardian Ad Litem Program. Tickets, $15; 12 and under, free. (336.613.6207)
Run With the Cows - Chinqua-Penn Trail, Wentworth Street, Reidsville, Sunday, September 24. Kids' Fun Run, 2:00. Check-in, late registration, 1:30. Main event, 3:00 pm. (336.349.5727, www.ChinquaPennTrail.org)
Stoneville Rotary Club Fall Festival - Friday, September 29, 6:00 pm-midnight; Saturday, September 30, 9:00 am-6:00 pm. Live music, food, beer garden, crafts, contests, raffle, flu shots.
Brunswick Stew, Bake Sale, BBQ Ribs - Mayodan United Methodist Church, West Main Street, Saturday, September 30. Stew will be ready around 9:30 am, $6/quart; St. Louis style ribs, $20/rack, pre-sale only. Proceeds benefit church projects and outreach ministries. (336.548.9508)
BBQ For Books, With a Side of Bluegrass - Mount Olive Elementary School, King, Friday, October 6, 5:00-9:00 pm. Tommy Nichols and Harrison Ridge, Hubert Lawson and the Bluegrass Country Boys and GoodFellers. Silent auction, Pig Pen Raffle. John Brown's BBQ, fried chicken, desserts. Dine in, take out. Sponsored by Stokes Partnership For Children. (336.985.2676)
HCWA Fundraiser for Rolling Ridge Riding Equestrian Therapy - Stoneville Memorial Ball Park, Saturday, October 7, 3:00-7:00 pm. Admission, $10 per car load. Wrestling, music; food and drinks for sale. Bring a lawn chair or blanket.
Annual Bluegrass/Gospel Bash - Bald Hill Baptist Church, Bailey Road, Madison, Saturday, October 7, 3:00-7:00 pm. Robert Tilley and Family, Bobby Adkins and Michelle, Hubert Lawson & and Bluegrass Country Boys. Silent auction, door prizes, cake walk, BBQ plates, hot dogs, ice cream.
Running of the Bales - Hayodan 5K Run/Walk, Elliott Duncan Park, Mayodan, Saturday, October 21, 9:00 am. Proceeds benefit Rockingham County Partnership For Children.
Friends of the Eden Animal Shelter Howl at the Moon Furball - Eden Ball Room, Mebane Bridge Road, Saturday, November 4, 6:00 pm. Eric & the Chill Tones, food, cash bar, 50/50 raffle, silent auction. (336.912.1178)
Cars & Coffee - Downtown Eden Municipal Parking Lot, South Henry Street, Saturday, September 30, 8:00-10:00 am. All makes and models. (336.612.8034)
Manufacturing Day - Rockingham Community College, ADT Building, Thursday, October 5, 9:00 am-12:00 pm, 4:00-7:00 pm.
Muffins and Mammos - Breast Cancer Education Event, Morehead Memorial Hospital Wright Diagnostic Center, South Pierce Street, Saturday, October 7, 8:00-11:00 am. (336.627.8510)
Arts & Crafts Fair - Eden Public Library, South Pierce Street, Saturday, October 14, 10:00 am-2:00 pm., featuring dozens of hand-made items.
Temptations in the Garden - Spray Merchantile Courtyard and Canalside, Church Street, Thursday, October 26, 6:00-9:00 pm, a celebration of food, spirits and music. Silent auction, music, artisans. Presented by the Eden Chmber of Commerce. (336.623.EDEN)
Free Supper and Addiction Recovery Meeting - Pentecostal Church of Jesus Christ, Davis Street, Eden, every Tuesday, 6:30 pm. (336.970.3482)
Free Clinic of Rockingham County/Cone Health – 401 West Decatur Street, Madison. Open Monday, 1:00-5:00 pm. Medical, dental and medication assistance. 315 South Main Street, Reidsville. (336.349.3220)
Goodwill Industries Career Center – NC 135, Mayodan, free classes include Career Readiness Certification, Computer, and others. Call to register. (336.949.4849)
Goodwill Industries Community Resource Center – Kingsway Plaza, Kings Highway, Eden, free classes. GED, Getting the Job You Want, Career Readiness Certification, Computer and others. You must be unemployed or underemployed. Call to register. (336.623.3007)
Goodwill Industries Community Resource Center – 1551 Freeway Drive, Reidsville, free classes. HRD-Employability Skills, Basic Computer/Keyboarding, Software for Career Development, GED, Money Smart and others. You must be unemployed or underemployed. Call to register. (336.637.1010)
Grief Share, designed to help persons grieving the loss of someone, meets on Tuesday, First Baptist Church of Madison, 1:30 pm.
September is Voter Awareness Month. The Board of Elections has a display and free information in the lobby at the Rockingham County Governmental Center.
Music at The Barn, Gant Road, Eden - Tuesday, 7:00 pm. (336.706.1018)
The Rockingham County Democratic Party meets in the Rockingham Community College Auditorium the second Tuesday each month at 6:30 pm.
The Family History Center of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, NC 14, Eden is open Tuesday 12:30-4:00 pm and Wednesday 12:30-8:00 pm. Consultants and professional genealogists are available to assist at no cost. Appointments can be made for other times. (336.623.7154)
The Rockingham County Community Band is looking for musicians for free concerts during the year. The group meets every Monday at 7:00 pm at McMichael High School.
Joshua's Troops Combat Airmen meets at Mayflower Seafood Restaurant in Madison the second Thursday of the month at 11:30 am. All Veterans are invited. (336.573.2110)