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.
Black History Program - Burning Bush Independent Holiness Church, Stoneville, Sunday, February 25, 3:00 pm, honoring Margaret Ann Martin, Barbara Fretwell and Elizabeth Mitchell Stevens.
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.
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.
Homemade Music - Rockingham Community College Auditorium, Friday, February 23, 7:00 pm, to benefit Habitat for Humanity, presented by the Musicians' Guild of RCC. Hubert Lawson & the Bluegrass Country Boys, Ed Dodson & Friends, Bryan 'Songbear' Smith and Keith Sigmon, Ironworks with Phil Atkins and Jesse Epperson. Free admission. $5 donation suggested.
Food for Thought: Yams and Sweet Potatoes - MARC, Museum and Archives of Rockingham County, NC 65, Wentworth, Saturday, February 24, 12:00 pm. Free event. (336.634.4949)
Friends of Eden Animal Shelter Spay-ghetti and No Balls Dinner - Church of the Epiphany, Henry Street, Eden, Saturday, February 24, 6:30-9:30 pm. (336.627.5746)
Walk MS Reidsville - Saturday, April 7, The Penn House, West Morehead Street. Check-in, 8:30 am; Walk starts, 10:00 am. Register now. (www.WalkMS.org)
Champions for Education Gala - Pennrose Park Country Club, Reidsville, Friday, April 13. VIP Reception, 5:30 pm; doors open for general admission, 6:00 pm. Sponsored by Rockingham County Education Foundation. (336.552.0761)
Reidsville Police Department Community Meeting - Reidsville Recreation Center, North Washington Avenue, Wednesday, February 21, 6:00 pm. All citizens invited. Concerns, questions, suggestions, ideas welcome.
Stand Tegether, Not Alone Folk Festival - Farris Memorial Park, Mayodan, Saturday, March 3, 10:00 am-7:00 pm. Live music, vendors, car show, bounce house, games. A fundraiser for Rockingham County Veterans Coalition Food Pantry for Needy and Homeless Veterans. Hosted by Candyman Creations and Katie Griffin.
70th Annual Bluegrass Show - Sandy Ridge Elementary School, Saturday, March 17, featuring Alan Bibey & Grasstowne, The Churchmen and Rich in Tradition.
Madison Music Festival - Saturday, April 28, Downtown, 10:00 am-8:00 pm. Music, food trucks, beer garden, vendors.
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.
The Rockingham County Democratic Party meets every month on the fourth Thursday in the Advanced Technology Building, Room 213, Rockingham Community College, 7:00 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)