The Community Calendar is a free listing of regional events. Please send information at least three weeks in advance. Email, firstname.lastname@example.org; phone, (336.427.9696) and (336.627.9563) or Fax, (336.548.4636).
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Get Sane @ The Mad Bean, Downtown Madison - Bible Study in an informal setting, led by Dr. Chuck McGathy, Pastor, First Baptist Church, Madison, Wednesday, 10:00 am. Open to everyone.
Christmas Programs - Eden Baptist Church, The Boulevard, Eden, Sunday, December 17. Adult Choir Musical, 'While Shepards Watched,' 10:30 am. Children and Youth present 'A Peanut Butter Christmas,' 6:00 pm. (336.623.3515)
'The Story of Christmas' - Old Country Church, Sisk Mill Loop, Madison, Sunday, December 17, 6 pm. (336.427.5775)
'Something Better' - Northside Baptist Church, East Aiken Road, Eden, Sunday, December 17, 7:00 pm. (336.623.6005)
'A Christmas To Believe In' - Gospel Baptist Church, Victory Hill Church Road, Mayodan, Saturday, Decemer 23, 6:00 pm.
Live Nativity - Ellisboro Baptist Church, Ellisboro Road, Madison, December 22 and 23, 7:00-9:00 pm. Light refreshments will be served.
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.
Hospice of Rockingham County Luminary Fundraiser - Freedom Park, Eden, Thursday, December 14, 6:00-8:00 pm. Suggested donation, $5 each. Music and hot chocolate. (336.427.9022)
Memorial Benefit for Timmy Brimm - Sandy Ridge Community Center, Saturday, December 16, 10:00 am-4:00 pm. Bluegrass/gospel music, 50/50, bake sale, hot dogs. (336.427.4958)
Madison-Mayodan Rotary - Annual Tasting Extravaganza, Deep Springs Country Club, Stoneville, Saturday, February 3, 1:00-4:00 pm. Silent auction, wine, hops, appetizers. $20 in advance; $25 at the door. Proceeds benefit HELP, Inc.
Wentworth Christmas Parade - Saturday, December 16, 11:00 am.
Annual Christmas Party - Huntsville Community Building, Sardis Church Road, Madison, Saturday, December 16, 6:00-10:00 pm. Hubert Lawson and the Bluegrass Country Boys, Bobby Atkins and the Countrymen, The Shelton Brothers. Covered dish supper.
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 every Tuesday, First Baptist Church of Madison, 1:30 pm.
Al-Anon, a recovery program for family and friends of alcoholics, meets at First Methodist Church, Main Street, Eden, every Thursday, 7:00 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)