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Martinsville, Virginia 24115
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Thursday, Jan. 24
Free community meal hosted by Bassett Memorial United Methodist Church, Riverside Drive, Bassett: 5:30-6:30 p.m. Call the church office at 629-2869 and leave your name, telephone number and the number of plates you need.
AARP Chapter 317, luncheon group meeting: 12:45 p.m. at Hugo’s Restaurant, uptown Martinsville. New officers will be elected. For more information, contact Marie Hairston at 650-8533.
In the Know program at the Spencer-Penn Centre, 10 a.m. The Mountain Valley Hospice Choir with Robbie Vance will sing. Refreshments will be served.
Senior Walk: 9 a.m. until noon at the EMI building in the former John D. Bassett High School; 629-1369 for more information. Free.
Crochet group: 10 a.m. to noon at the Collinsville Branch Library, for people aged 50 and older. People of all skill levels are welcome.
Free health screenings: 9-11 a.m. in the lobby at the Henry County Administration Building. Blue Ridge Village will offer blood pressure screening and discuss alternative health care needs, and Sandra Moore with Dance of Life, will be available to do massage therapy.
Alcoholics Anonymous closed session: 6:30 p.m., Ridgeway United Methodist Church, 160 Church St., Ridgeway.
Alcoholics Anonymous: noon, Martinsville group, closed meeting, Christ Episcopal Church; 8 p.m. closed meeting, First Baptist Church, Martinsville.
Joshua Place, a 12-step program for all addictions: 6:30 p.m. at Orchard Drive Baptist Church, 228 Orchard Drive, Sanville community, Bassett.
Narcotics Anonymous: 8 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Patrick Henry Avenue, Martinsville.
Friday, Jan. 25
Friday Night Bingo at Sanville Ruritan Club, beginning at 6:30 p.m. Food will be available, and 50/50 tickets will be sold. You may purchase extra tickets. For more information, call 629-9379 or 629-4586.
Alcoholics Anonymous: noon, As Bill Sees It, Christ Episcopal Church, 311 E. Church St.; 8 p.m., Big Book Study Group, closed discussion, Church of Christ, 2115 Daniels Creek Road, Collinsville.
Narcotics Anonymous New Vision Group: 8 p.m., Classroom A, Memorial Hospital.
DivorceCare: 7 p.m., New Life Community Church, Ridgeway. Call 956-5433 to register or for more information.
Saturday, Jan. 26
Ham and egg breakfast: 6-9:30 a.m. at Rangeley Ruritan Building at Fieldale. Adults: $6; age 12 and under: $3. Fried apple pies will be $1.25 each.
Winter interpretive program at Philpott Lake Visitor Center today and Sunday. “Careers in the Corps” is a program primarily, but not exclusively, for high school and college students. Find out what kind of jobs are available in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. You also will learn how to find out what other federal government jobs are available and how to apply for them.
Dyers Store Volunteer Fire Department has canceled its monthly breakfast due to the possibility of inclement weather.
Alcoholics Anonymous: noon, Christ Episcopal Church, 311 E. Church St.; 8 p.m., Broad Street Christian Church, 106 Broad St.
Alcoholics Anonymous living sober study group: 6:30 p.m., Smith Memorial United Methodist Church, 2703 Daniels Creek Road, Collinsville.
Narcotics Anonymous New Vision Group: 9 a.m., Christ Church, 1425 Spruce Street Ext.; 8 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Patrick Henry Avenue.