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Church Events

Women of Worship and War - Workshops to discuss Winning the Battle for Marriages, Family, Children, Education, Health and Employment, Eden YMCA, Kennedy Street, every Sunday in April, 1:30-2:30 pm. Missionary Kelley Douglas-Smith. (336.273.0061)

Revival - Clearview Baptist Church, Station Road, Mayodan, April 16-20, 7:00 pm.  Speaker, Noah Frye. 

Revival - Mayfield Baptist Church, NC 700, Ruffin, April 22-25.  Sunday, 11:00 am  and 6:00 pm; Monday-Friday, 7:00 pm.  Speaker, Dr. Billy Martin. 

Old Fashioned, Holy Ghost-Filled Campmeeting - Riverside Church of The Living God, Chaney Loop, Stoneville, April 25-28, 7:00 pm. Speaker, Bishop Dwayne Pruitt.

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

Annual Basketball Classic - Western Rockingham Middle School, Madison, Friday, April 20, starting at 5:00 pm. Youth, young adults, pastors vs. law enforcement. Admission, $5. Concessions available. Sponsored by Beulah Baptist Church, Madison.

Annual North Carolina Chili Championship - Camp Carefree, Stokesdale, Saturday, April 21, 10:00 am-3:00 pm. Free admission. (www.CampCarefree.org)

Walk to Remember - Annual Hospice of Rockingham County fundraiser, Chinqua-Penn Trail, Wentworth Street, Reidsville, Saturday, April 21. Registration, 8:30 am; walk begins, 10:00 am. (336.427.9022)

Annual Rock the Lot to Feed the Hungry - LOT 2540, South Second Avenue, Mayodan, Saturday, April 21, 12:00-5:00 pm. Live bands and choirs. BBQ plates, drink and dessert, $6; shoulders, $35. Prize wheel, silent auction, 50/50 raffles. (www.Lot2540.com)

Supper and Music - Bald Hill Baptist Church, Bailey Road, Madison, Saturday, May 5. Hubert Lawson & the Bluegrass Country Boys, BBQ, baked beans, slaw, hushpuppies and drink, $8. Drive thru, 5:30-6:30 pm; Dine in, 6:30-8:00 pm. (336.634.2051)

Sweetest Shiloh Shop - Mobley Loop, Stoneville, Saturday, May 12, 10:00 am-4:00 pm.  Handmade vendors, live music, food trucks, kids activities, book signing.  Admission, $5; under five, free. 

Relay For Life - American Cancer Society fundraiser, Rockingham High School, Friday, May 18, 6:00 pm-12 am. (336.580.1740)

Special Events

Rockingham County Senior Games & Silverarts - April 17-May 19. (336.548.2789)

Annual Career Readiness Expo - Reidsville Recreation Department, North Washington Avenue, Wednesday, April 18, 4:00-6:00 pm. (336.349.1090)

Madison Bicentennial Music Festival - Saturday, April 28, Downtown, 10:00 am-8:00 pm. Music, food trucks, beer garden, crafters, artists, vendors, other activities.  Mike Moore, David Myers, MC's.  (336.552.1141)

Annual Oink & Ale - Downtown Eden, Saturday, May 1, 6:00-9:00 pm. Free admission. Live music, Chicago Rewired, tribute band. BBQ, ribs, beer. (336.612.8049)

Annual Charlie Poole Music Festival - Rockingham Community College, Memorial Day weekend, May 25-26. Presented by Piedmont Folk Legacies.

Annual Piedmont Pottery Festival - Kingsway Plaza, Eden, Saturday, June 2, 9:00 am-4:00 pm. 75+ potters,demonstrations, door prizes. (336.612.8049) www.PiedmontPotteryFestival.com)

Assistance Available

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.

Others

Camp Carefree in Stokesdale needs churches, businesses and organizations to help feed campers and counselors this summer, one evening or breakfast meal.  (www.CampCarefree.org, 336.427.4768)
 
American Red Cross Blood Drive - Rockingham County Governmental Center, NC 65, Reidsville, Wednesday, April 18, 11:00 am-3:30 pm.

Aaron Manuel Cruise In - Downtown Stoneville, third Friday each month, April-September, 5:00-8:00 pm. Donations to the Barry L. Joyce Local Cancer Support Fund. April 20, May 18, June 15, July 20, August 17, September 21. (336.404.5565)

Music & Cruz-in - Freedom Park, Eden, Kiwanis Amphitheatre, 5:30 pm. Free, bring lawn chair. April 28 - Bullet Band. May 26 - Against the Nights. June 30 - Skyline Drive. July 28 - The Impacts. August 25 - Remedy. September 29 - The Impacts. October 27 - Fall Festival. 50/50, concessions, door prizes. Sponsored by Eden Parks & Recreation.

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)of the month at 11:30 am. All Veterans are invited. (336.573.2110)(336.573.2110)