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Church Events

Prophet Brenda Roberts is speaking on 'Destroying Ancestry Generational Curses' at Eternal Life Tabernacle, Roberts Road, Eden on the first and third Friday of the month at 7:00 pm. (336.932.9778)

Tent Revival - 5033 Highway 704, Sandy Ridge, August 13-17, 7:30 pm. Special singing. Monday - Eric Goff; Tuesday-Thursday - Jesse Butcher; Friday - Barry Spears. (336.407.3295)

Virtuous Women 365 Overcomer Service - Eternal Life Tabernacle Deliverance Center, Roberts Road, Eden, August 16-17, 7:00 pm.  Special speakers.  (336.932.9778)

Revival - Christian View Fire-Baptized Holiness Church, Burbank Drive, Ridgeway, August 16-18, 7:30 pm.

100 Women in White - Greater Burning Bush Independent Holiness Church, North Glenn Street, Stoneville, Saturday, August 26, 3:00 pm. In memory of Gladys Cummings. Speaker, Kenneth Moore, Pastor, Sharon Baptist Church.

Homecoming - Woodbine Baptist Church, NC 135, Mayodan, Sunday, September 9. Sunday School, 9:45 am; Worship Service, 10:30 am with The Tuckers in concert. Dinner in the fellowship hall.

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.

Fundraisers

Stuff the Bus - Donate school supplies for Rockingham County students, WalMart, Eden, Reidsville, Mayodan, Friday, August 17 and Saturday, August 18, 9:00 am-6:00 pm.

Pine Hall Ruritan Car Show - Pine Hall Elementary School, Saturday, August 18. Registration, 9:00 am; trophies, 2:00 pm. Hot dogs and drinks. (336.509.6589)

Grown & Gathered - Farm-to-Fork event, Spray Mercantile, Eden, Thursday, August 23, 7:00 pm. Seating limited. proceeds benefit Local Food Pantry and Fire Arts Festival. (336.612.8049)

Yard Sale - Saint Joseph of the Hills Fellowship Hall, Boone Road, Eden, September 7-8, 7:30 am-2:00 pm, rain or shine.  (336.623.2661)

Annual Golf Tournament - Oak Hills Golf Club, Eden, Friday, September 14. Sponsored by UNC Rockingham Health Care Foundation. (336.627.8519)

Special Events

Bluegrass Concert, Hubert Lawson & the Bluegrass Country Boys - The Arts Place, Main Street, Danbury, Thursday, August 16, 7:00 pm.  Admission, $5.

Downtown Madison First Friday Cruise-In - September 7, October 5, 5:00-8:00 pm. Proceeds benefit Hospice of Rockingham County.

Dan River Boat Race - Saturday, August 18, Lindsey Bridge Access, Madison. Register at the Madison-Mayodan Recreation Center. (336.548.2789)

Songs and Stories - Country Music Grammy winner John Berry, The Arts Place, Main Street, Danbury, Sunday, August 19, 4:00 pm.  General admission, $25.  Concessions.  (336.593.8159)

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.  September 14 - Skyline Drive, Marshall Brothers and High Road. October 12 - Don Smith and the Foggy River Boys, Jason Harris and Friends. November 9 - Larry Sigmon and Barbara Spencer. December 14 - Two Young Ywo Old, The Country Boys. (www.TheCentreatSpencerPenn.com)

American Red Cross Blood Drive - Mount Hermon Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, NC Highway 704, Madison, Monday, August 20, 1:30-6:00 pm. (828.423.7921)

Touch-a-Truck - Henry Street, Downtown Eden, Saturday, August 23, 10:00 am-1:00 pm. Admission, food item for Kids Backpack Program. (336.612.8049)

44th Annual Stokes Stomp - Moratock Park, on the Dan River, Danbury, September 8-9.  Music, arts and crafts, parade, children's area.  (www.StokesArts.org)

15th Annual RiverFest - Celebrating Eden's Art, History and River Heritage, September 14-15, Historic Downtown Eden. Friday, 5:00-10:00 pm; Saturday, 10:00 am-10:00 pm. (www.ExploreEdenNC.com)

Bicentennial Celebration - Downtown Madison, Saturday, September 22, 10:00 am-10:00 pm.  Music, old time demonstrations and games, food and crafts.  (www.TownofMadison.org)

Craft and Collectible Community Fair - Spencer Ruritan Building, Saturday, September 15, starting at 10:00 am. Brunswick stew, fried chicken, homemade desserts, vendors, entertainment, auction. (www.TheCentreatSpencerPenn.com)

Temptations in the Garden - Spray Mercantile Courtside and Canalside, Eden, Thursday, October 4, 6:00-9:00 pm. Food, music, silent auction, local artisans. Sponsored by Eden Chamber of Commerce. (336.623.EDEN)

Assistance Available

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.

Others

Nary a Thing Chapter - 'The Andy Griffith Show' Rerun Watchers Club - Madison-Mayodan Public Library, Monday, August 27, 3:00 pm.
 
Live Music - Country Side Grill, Ayersville Road, Mayodan, every Saturday, 6:00-8:00 pm.  August 18 - Robert Tilley. August 25 - Michelle and Bobby.

Music at the Barn - Gant Road, Eden, every Tuesday starting at 6:00 pm.  (336.706.1018)
Free Computer Classes - Madison-Mayodan Public Library, every Wednesday, 9:00-10:30 am. (336.548.6553)

Aaron Manuel Cruise In - Downtown Stoneville, third Friday each month, 5:00-8:00 pm. Donations to the Barry L. Joyce Local Cancer Support Fund.  September 21. (336.404.5565)

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)

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)