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Martinsville, Virginia 24115
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Monday, May 1
Horsepasture District Community meeting: 7 p.m. at the Horsepasture Ruritan Building with Debra Buchanan, Horsepasture District supervisor; Benny Summerlin, county administrator; Sheriff Lane Perry; and VDOT resident engineer Lisa Hughes.
Martinsville City Council budget work session: 4-7 p.m., council chambers, City Municipal Building. There will be a closed session.
Senior Citizens Tuesday Evening Dance at the Rangeley Ruritan Club: 7-9:30 p.m. Entertainment by The Plantation Band. Admission: $5. Public invited.
Friends of Reynolds Homestead organizational meeting: 7 p.m. at the homestead. Linda Drage of Friends of Philpott Dam will speak on steps to organize a successful friends organization. Coffee, tea and desserts will be served. RSVP to Lisa Martin at email@example.com.
Sons of Confederate Veterans, Stuart-Hairston Camp 515: 7 p.m. at the former Henry County courthouse. Officers call at 6:30 p.m. Guests welcome.
TOPS Va. 413, Ridgeway: 5 p.m. weigh-in, 5:30 p.m. meeting, New Life Community Church fellowship hall, 415 Mica Road, Ridgeway; 956-2272.
TOPS Va. 0218, Martinsville: 9 a.m. weigh-in, 10 a.m. meeting, at Chatham Heights Baptist Church, 1235 Chatham Heights. Call 957-2523 for more information.
TOPS Va. 0762, Stanleytown: 9:30 a.m. weigh-in, 10 a.m. meeting at Stanleytown’s Amazing Grace Baptist Church, 755 Fairystone Park Highway.
TOPS Va. 0626, Fieldale: 5:30 p.m. weigh-in, 6:15 p.m. meeting at Fieldale United Methodist Church. For information, call 957-3575 or 957-3404.
Narcotics Anonymous, open meeting: 8 p.m., Holy Trinity Lutheran Church.
Alcoholics Anonymous: noon, Martinsville Group, Christ Episcopal Church; 8 p.m., Martinsville Group, First Baptist Church, Starling Avenue.
Wednesday, May 2
Free workshop on uranium mining and milling: 6:30-8 p.m. at the old Henry County courthouse, Martinsville, hosted by the Roanoke River and Dan River Basin associations and Piedmont Residents in Defense of the Environment (PRIDE). Sarah Fields will lead the workshop. The same workshop will be held in Danville at the Institute for Advanced Learning and Research from 6:30-8 p.m. Thursday.
Wednesday morning Bible study class, sponsored by the Martinsville Senior Center: 10 a.m., led by Pastor Zeke Zanatos; 403-5260 for more information.
Alcoholics Anonymous Axton Group: noon meeting, Mt. Calvary Church.
Alcoholics Anonymous, making the connection group, open meeting: 9 a.m., at 24 Clay St., Martinsville; 6 p.m. Spencer women’s group; and 8 p.m. Martinsville group meeting, both at Friendly Christian Church, Spencer.
Narcotics Anonymous, open discussion meeting: 6 p.m. at Horizons, 24124 Jeb Stuart Highway, Stuart.
Thursday, May 3
Henry County School Board monthly meeting and work session: 9 a.m., first floor meeting room, Henry County Administration Building.
City Council budget work session: 4-7 p.m., Council Chambers, City Municipal Building. Agenda: continue discussion of city capital needs, city department budgets.
Martinsville UpTown Rotary: 7:30-8:30 a.m., Virginia Museum of Natural History. Brandon Adams, director of exhibitions at Piedmont Arts Association will be the guest speaker. Breakfast provided by Paleo Café. Visitors are welcome. Call 634-4147 for reservations.
Martinsville-Henry County Master Gardeners: 3:30 p.m., Henry County Administration Building. Roland Guidry will speak about “Louisiana Hybrid Iris.”
Martinsville Exchange Club dinner/meeting: 6:30 p.m. at the Dutch Inn. Program: Youth of the Year scholarship presentation.
Homer Dillard Unit 78, American Legion Auxiliary: 5 p.m. at the post on Creekside Drive, Fieldale. Commander Warren “Sonny” Richardson will be the speaker. For more information, call Ethel G. Johnson, 638-2158.
Spencer-Penn Photography Club: 6:30 p.m. at the Spencer-Penn Centre. Digital photography for amateurs; $12 annual dues. For more information, call Sue Cooper, 956-2083, or the center at 957-5757.
Narcotics Anonymous: 8 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Patrick Henry Avenue, Martinsville.
Alcoholics Anonymous: noon, Christ Episcopal Church, 311 E. Church St., Martinsville; 8 p.m., Martinsville group, First Baptist Church, 23 Starling Ave., Martinsville.