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.
Special Service - Faith and Family Ministry, across from Wentworth Elementary School, Sunday, December 16, 11:00 am, with musical guests Walter King and congregation.
'The Greatest Story of All' Christmas Cantata - King's Highway Christian Church, Eden, Sunday, December 16, 5:00 pm, presented by the combined choirs of Central Christian Church, Draper Christian Church and King's Highway Christian Church.
Rams Family Chartering Ceremony for the Rockingham-Stokes Chapter, Winston-Salem State National Alumni Association - First Baptist Church, Hubbard Street, Reidsville, Sunday, December 16, 5:00 pm.
Christmas Celebration - Old Country Church, Sisk Mill Loop, Madison, Sunday, December 16. Live nativity, children feed the animals, 4:30 pm. Program, 5:00 pm. Refreshments in the followship hall.
'An Old Fashioned Christmas' - Adult Choir, Eden Baptist Church, The Boulevard, Eden, 11:00 am, Sunday, December 23.
Christmas Program and Treats - Bald Hill Baptist Church, Bailey Road, Madison, Sunday, December 23, 5:00 pm.
'The Colors of Christmas' - Youth Service, Eden Baptist Church, The Boulevard, Eden, Sunday, December 23, 6:30 pm.
Unspoken in Concert - Cornerstone Conference Center, US 29, Brown Summit, Saturday, December 29, 6:00 pm. Sponsored by Living Stone Wealth Management/Raymond James Financial Services, Madison. (614.414.6899)
New Year's Eve Watch Night Service - Eden Baptist Church, The Boulevard, Eden, Monday, December 31, 8:00 pm. Special preaching and singing. (336.623.3515)
Stone-Eden Baptist Church, NC 770, Stoneville. Pastor, Jason Riddle. Sunday School, 10:00 am; Worship Services, 11:00 am, 6:00 pm. Wednesday, 7:00 pm.
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.
Holiday Market - Jacob Dillard Center, Deaton Loop, Stoneville, Saturday, December 15, 10:00 am-2:00 pm, sponsored by Sharon Missionary Baptist Church. Vendors and home baked goods. (919.740.8051)
Stew - Bald Hill Baptist Church, Bailey Road, Madison, Saturday, January 12. Ready at 10:00 am, $6/quart. (336.634.2051)
Pajama Story Time - Madison-Mayodan Public Library, Thursday, December 13, 6:00 pm, visit from Santa, refreshments.
Music Night - Spencer Penn Centre, second Friday each month. Doors open at 5:00 pm, open mic, 5:30 pm. Variety of concessions, sandwiches, desserts. December 14 - Two Young Ywo Old, The Country Boys. (www.TheCentreatSpencerPenn.com)
Annual Christmas Party - Huntsville Community Building, Sardis Church Road, Madison, Saturday, December 15, 5:00 pm-until. Covered dish supper, bluegrass music. Hubert Lawson and the Bluegrass Country Boys, The Shelton Brothers, Bobby Atkins, Michelle Sharpe and The Countrymen, Robert Tilley and The Hard Times Band. Everyone invited.
Holiday Storytime - Madison-Mayodan Public Library, Saturday, December 22, 10:30 am. Stories, songs, making reindeer food.
Bluegrass/Country Music Jam - Madison-Mayodan Public Library, open to all pickers, February 4, April 1, June 3 and August 5, starting at 5:00 pm.
Free Shredding Service - JCR Recycling, West Fieldcrest Road, Eden, Monday-Friday, 7:30 am-4:00 pm. (256.734.0903)
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 – Washington Street, 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 – 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.
Rabies Vaccination Clinic - Rockingham County Animal Shelter, Cherokee Camp Road, Reidsville, Saturday, December 15, 1:00-5:00 pm. Cost, $7.
Andy Griffith Rerun Watcher's Club 'Nary A Thing' Chapter - Tuesday, December 18, Madison-Mayodan Public Library, 3:00 pm. Trivia, prizes, light refreshments, watching two shows.
American Red Cross Blood Drives - Thursday, December 20, Annie Penn Hospital, Reidsville, 12:00-3:00 pm. Rockingham County High School, Reidsville, 2:30-6:30 pm.
'White Christmas, Bloody Christmas' - Madison-Mayodan Public Library, Thursday, December 27, 5:00-7:00 pm. Viewing and discussion, snacks, beverages. (336.548.6553)
First Day Hike - Mayo River State Park, Mayodan, January 1, 11:00 am. A park ranger will lead the 1.8-mile hike, discuss natural features on the trail, history of the area and plans for the park's future. Pets on leash are welcome. (336.427.2530)
Free Bingo For Books - Madison-Mayodan Public Library, Burton Street. January 7, March 18, May 20, July 15, starting at 6:00 pm. Sponsored by Western Friends of the Public Library.
Music at the Barn - Gant Road, Eden, every Tuesday starting at 6:00 pm. (336.706.1018)
Dewey's Bakery Holiday Fundraising Store - Hospice of Rockingham County, NC 65, Reidsville. Monday-Friday, 10:00 am-6:00 pm. Saturday, 9:00 am-3:00 pm. Sunday, 1:00-4:00 pm. (336.427.9022)
Rockingham County Networking Leads Group meets for lunch every Wednesday at El Parrall, NC 14, Eden.
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 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, NC 14, Eden offers assistance with genealogy research on Tuesday and Wednesday from 1:00-4:00 pm and Saturday 11:00 am-3:00 pm. Trained consultants are available. (336.623.7154)
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)