Calendar items may be sent to calendar@martinsvillebulletin.com, brought to the office at 204 Broad St., Martinsville or mailed to P.O. Box 3711, Martinsville, VA, 24112. Dates and times must be included. Recurring events are published in Sunday's edition. To see a complete calendar, visit www.martinsvillebulletin.com.               

TODAY

» Bluegrass and Gospel music featuring Randy Farmer and Friends is at the HJDB Event Center Cafeteria (old Bassett High School) from 10 am to noon. Admission is a $2 donation, but members are admitted free. Breakfast ($5) is served at 8:30 a.m. and lunch ($6) at noon-1. For information call 276-358-0489.-- 

» Free application assistance, for low-cost and new adult health care coverage for adults 19 to 64 years old and FAMIS (children's Medicaid-birth to 18), will be at 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at Bassett Family Practice, 324 TB Stanley Highway, Bassett. Call 276-732-0509 for more information. 

»  Quarter auction will be at 7 p.m. at Oak Level Ruritan Club, 7668 Oak Level Road, Bassett. Silent auctions, door prizes, 50/50 tickets, food available

» Line dancing class is at 10 a.m. at the Martinsville Library.

» Stuart Farmers Market vendors will be at the Chamber of Commerce's office, 334 Patrick Ave., at 9 a.m.-1 p.m. with locally made items, jewelry, baked items, apple cider and beef. Buy local for Valentine's Day.

» VITA free tax service is open from 9 a.m. to 4 pm. at Leatherwood Crossing, 8500 AL Philpott Highway, Martinsville.

» Miss Crooked Road and Greater Franklin County Pageant Committee are sponsoring a trip to see the play "Queen Esther" in Lancaster, Pa., on May 29-30. The group will leave at 5:30 p.m. May 29 from New Design Church parking lot in Rocky Mount and return by 10 p.m. May 30. Cost is $250 per person for double occupancy (seats on bus are assigned in order that full payment is received). Deposit of $50 is due at booking. Mail payment to Miss Crooked Road, c/o Luci Thomas, 1280 Franklin Road, Rocky Mount, Va., 24151. 

SATURDAY

» Mother/Son Date Night is at 6 p.m. at Stuart Elementary School. Cost is $20 for each mother/son pair and $10 for each additional child. 

» Daddy Daughter Dance sponsored by Henry County Parks and Recreation is at 6-8 p.m. at the Collinsville YMCA. The cost is $25 per couple, with $5 for each additional child. To attend, RSVP to 276-634-4640.

» Daddy Daughter Dance hosted by Piedmont Arts is at 6 p.m. The event is free to members and $20 to others, with $5 for each additional child. Members should RSVP attendance to 276-632-3221 or online at PiedmontArts.org 

» Spaghetti dinner is at 4-7 p.m. at Mount Bethel United Methodist Church's social hall. The menu includes baked and regular spaghetti, salad bread, dessert and drink. Eat in or take out for $7 per person.

» Bassett Ruritan Club's monthly breakfast will be at 6-10 a.m. at the Ruritan Building on Philpott Dam Road. All-you-can-eat breakfast includes sausage, fried bologna, eggs, gravy, biscuits, apples, pancakes (wheat or regular), juice and coffee for $6. Proceeds will benefit a family in need in the community.

» Pickers & Fiddlers Songest at 10 a.m. at Pocahontas Bassett Baptist Church, 120 Old Bassett Height Road. Bring your own instrument. Free coffee and doughnuts.

» Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority sisters will hold Pink Goes Red annual breakfast at 9 a.m. at the Dtuch Inn for Cancer Awareness. Anyone who would like to join them is is invited; RSVP to Shawnta' Dandridge at sdandridge@ferrum.edu

» Painting with Gene Elgin is at 9 a.m.-noon at Spencer-Penn Centre. Registration and prepayment is required. Cost is $20 for members and $25 for nonmembers. Call 276-957-5757 to register. 

» Seed swap is at 10 a.m.-noon at the Creative Arts Center, 334 Patrick Ave., Stuart. Gardener Chelsea Rodgers is partnering with Patrick County Master Gardeners. Interested participants should bring seeds to share to the Creative Arts Center/Chamber of Commerce at 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Feb. 3-6.

» Water aerobics class is at 11 a.m. at Martinsville YMCA.

» Medicaid expansion application assistance and Q&A, for adults 19 to 64 years old not enrolled in or eligible for Medicare, is at 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at Leatherwood Crossing,8500 AL Philpott Highway, Martinsville. Call 276-732-0509 for more information.

SUNDAY

» Annual gospel celebration in honor of Black History Month is at 3 p.m. Reynolds Homestead in Critz, featuring Bishop Burgie Penn and Trinity Choir.

» Love and Hope Ministries,  1846 Virginia Ave., will have a free community meal at 12:30-1:30 p.m. 

MONDAY

» Martinsville City School Board will have its monthly meeting at 6 p.m. in the Martinsville City Municipal Building, City Council Chambers, 55 W. Church St., Martinsville.

» Smith River Singers will have the last rehearsal for people to join them for their spring concert at 7-8:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 23 Starling Ave., Martinsville. If this is your first rehearsal, please arrive 15 minutes early. There is a need for tenors and basses.

» Yoga class is at 6:30 p.m. at Community Fellowship, Virginia Ave., Martinsville.

» Instructor's choice class is at 6:30 p.m. at Druid Hills Elementary School.

» Class for beginning weavers is at 2-5 p.m. at The Creative Arts Center, 334 Patrick Ave., Stuart. The class runs for five weeks. Each participant needs to bring five pieces of colorful cotton material and fabric scissors. Yarn will be provided. $115. To register, call 276-694-7181.

» VITA free tax service is open at  Leatherwood Crossing, 8500 AL Philpott Highway, Martinsville (next to Food Lion). Hours: Monday, 1-4 p.m.(appointment only); Tuesday-Friday, 9 a.m-4 p.m. (walk-in); Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. (walk-in). To schedule an appointment or for more information, call 276-403-5976.  For married filing joint, both spouses must be present. Provide an ID for you and your spouse (if married); Social Security cards; birth dates for you, spouse and/or dependents; all federal and state income tax forms, including but not limited to W-2, 1098, 1099. For direct deposit of refund, you will need bank routing number and your checking/savings account number.

» Free application assistance, for low-cost and new adult health care coverage for adults 19 to 64 years old and FAMIS (children's Medicaid-birth to 18),will be at 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at Virginia Career Works, 233 W. Commonwealth Blvd., Martinsville. Call 276-732-0509 for more information. 

TUESDAY

» Henry County Republican Committee will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the Henry County Administration Building, 3300 Kings Mountain Road, Martinsville.

» Red Cross blood drive is at 11 a.m.-5 p.m. at Rotary Field in Stuart. 

» Rooster Walk 2020 will put 3-day tickets and off-site RV spaces on sale and announce a new set of bands will be announced for its annual musical event, May 21-24..For information, visit www.RoosterWalk.com.

»  Cook the Book returns to the Martinsville Library at 5:30 p.m. Bring your prepared dish, sample other dishes and vote on your favorite. The winner will receive a prize. For more information, or to sign up, call 276-403-5430.

» Artspiration: Senior Studio is at 10 a.m.-noon at Piedmont Arts. Cost is free for members, $5 for nonmembers at the door. Seniors are invited to paint together at Piedmont Arts classroom.

» Instructor's choice class is at 6:30 p.m. at Irisburg Ruritan Club.

» Water aerobics class is at 7:15 at Martinsville YMCA.

» Second Tuesday Book Club meets at noon at the Martinsville Library.

WEDNESDAY

» Black History Month celebration at noon at New College Institute will focus on African-American hero Dr. Dano O. Baldwin, who served as a medical officer in WW I and became a prominent physician in Martinsville, presnted by his niece, Mary Baldwin Hairston. This will be in the building named after Dr. Baldwin on Fayette Street.

» "They Are Loved By God: Communities of Faith Face Overdoes Crisis" will be 6 p.m. at Mountain Valley Brewing in Axton. Sarah Howell-Miller, an elder in the United Methodist Church, will give a program on the effects of the opioid epidemic and how people and groups can help in the healing of those affected.

» Enterprise Zone Workshop, presented by the city of Martinsville and Henry County, is at noon-12:30 p.m. The workshop targets business owners, property owners, developers, CPAs, real estate professionals and property managers who have properties located in an enterprise zone. EZ officials from both localities and from the state level will address grant qualification basics, permit fee waivers, capital investment and job creation, benefit schedules and timelines for submitting applications. To register visit www.YesMartinsville.com/Events or call 276-403-5940.

» General Joseph Martin Chapter, NSDAR, meets at 11:30 a.m. at Hugo's Restaurant in Jefferson Plaza. The program will focus on "The Women's Movement" as this year marks the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution which gave the women the right to vote.

» Instructor's choice class is at 6:30 p.m. at Druid Hills Elementary School.

» Line dancing class is at 10 a.m. at the Martinsville Library.

» Adult health care coverage application assistance, for adults 19 to 64 years old not enrolled in or eligible for Medicare, is at 2-4 p.m. at Leatherwood Crossing,8500 AL Philpott Highway, Martinsville. Call 276-732-0509 for more information.

THURSDAY

»  Galentine's Day is celebrated at 6 p.m. at the Martinsville Library, with mocktails (non-alcoholic drinks), chocolate, fun and a hilarious rom-com. For more information or to sign up, call the library at 276-403-5430.

» Chair aerobics class is at 11:30 p.m. at Spencer Penn Centre.

» Instructor's choice class is at 6:30 p.m. at Irisburg Ruritan Club.

» Step/sculpt aerobics class is at 6:30 p.m. at the Martinsville YMCA.

» Water aerobics class is at 7:15 p.m. at the Martinsville YMCA.

» Yoga in the Galleries is at noon-1 p.m. at Piedmont Arts. The program is free to members; $10 for non-members at the door. Share an hour-long yoga practice with Piedmont Arts Education Coordinator Becki Williams Vasquex in the galleries.

» Artspiration Studio with Karen Despot is at 1:30-4:30 p.m. at Piedmont Arts. Spend studio time working in acrylic, oil or colored pencil with artist Karen Deposit and fellow students. Bring your own supplies. Advanced registration required at noon the day prior to class at PiedmontArts.org or call 276-632-3221.

FRIDAY

» Music Night, featuring Timbre Trail, begins at 5 p.m at the Spencer-Penn Centre. Admission is a donation of $5. Open mic is at 5:30 p.m., followed by Timbre Trail. For information, call 276-957-5757.

» Adult health care coverage application assistance, for adults 19 to 64 years old not enrolled in or eligible for Medicare, is at noon-4 p.m. at Leatherwood Crossing,8500 AL Philpott Highway, Martinsville. Call 276-732-0509 for more information.

» Line dancing class is at 10 a.m. at the Martinsville Library.

Looking ahead

SATURDAY

Feb. 15

» Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast will be t 9 a.m. at Mount Zion Baptist Church, 2700 Soapstone Road, Ridgeway. The event is also a scholarship fundraiser. Tickets are available until Feb. 12 by contacting Valeria Edwards at 276-957-1991.

» Ridgeway Ruritan Club will have a Brunswick stew sale at 9 a.m.-noon at 111 Magnolia St., Ridgeway for $7 per quart. Pre-orders are recommended as stew usually sells out. Call/text Robert Lackey at 276-340-0367 or Karen Zehr at 276-806-6110.

» Valentine's Dance, featuring Fatz, is at 7 p.m.-midnight at Forest Park Country Club, 1821 Mulberry Road, Martinsville. Tickets ($20 and up) include a cash bar, food trucks, live music and a 50/50 raffle. Tickets can be purchased through Eventbrite.com

» Water aerobics class is at 11 a.m. at the Martinsville YMCA.

»  Family friendly movie is at 11 a.m.-1 p.m., with popcorn provided, at the Martinsville Library. For information, call 276-403-5430.

» Basket-making class is at 9:15 a.m.-1 p.m. at Spencer-Penn Centre. The cost is $25-$40, depending on the basket. Call 276-957-1521 or 276-957-5757 to register.

» "Emergency Preparedness," a program about surviving a long-term disaster, is at 3-4 p.m. at Reynolds Homestead. To register, call 276-694-7181 or email Lisa Martin at martinlm@vt.edu.

» Artspiration: Hope and Healing is at 10 a.m.-noon at Piedmont Arts. SOVAH Health and Piedmont Arts are partnering to provide free art classes for cancer survivors and caregivers. Each class will be led by artist Genie Elgin. No artistic experience is necessary. All supplies provided. Visit PiedmontArts.org to register.

» Artspiration: Family is at 1-2:30 p.m. at Piedmont Arts. Cost is $20 for members, $25 for nonmembers. Create an original acrylic painting with instructor Michele Minich. All supplies provided. Dress for a mess. Registration closes at noon the day prior to class. Register at PiedmontArts.org or call 276-632-3221.

SUNDAY

Feb. 16

» Sock Hop is at 2-5 p.m. at Spencer-Penn Centre. Center volunteers get free admission but must RSVP. Other admission is $4. Call 276-957-5757 or email spspo04@yahoo.com 

MONDAY

» Yoga class is at 6:30 p.m. at Community Fellowship, Virginia Ave., Collinsville, beside of BTW 21.

» Instructor's choice class is at 6:30 p.m. at Druid Hills Elementary School.

» VITA free tax service is open at  Leatherwood Crossing, 8500 AL Philpott Highway, Martinsville (next to Food Lion). Hours: Monday, 1-4 p.m.(appointment only); Tuesday-Friday, 9 a.m-4 p.m. (walk-in); Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. (walk-in). To schedule an appointment or for more information, call 276-403-5976.  For married filing joint, both spouses must be present. Provide an ID for you and your spouse (if married); Social Security cards; birth dates for you, spouse and/or dependents; all federal and state income tax forms, including but not limited to W-2, 1098, 1099. For direct deposit of refund, you will need bank routing number and your checking/savings account number.

TUESDAY

Feb. 18

» Martinsville Henry County Family YMCA board will have its annual meeting at 6:30 p.m. at One Starling B&B, 1 Starling Ave., Martinsville. Introduction of new board members, annual report and dedication of the lobby are on the agenda.

»  Pinch-Building pottery class is at 6-8 p.m. at the Creative Arts Center in Stuart, running Tuesdays and Thursdays for eight sessions. Jessica Shelor will lead the class, which is $85 and includes 25 pounds of clay per person. To register, call 276-694-7181.

» Instructor's choice class is at 6:30 p.m. at Irisburg Ruritan Club.

» Water aerobics class is at 7:15 p.m. at the Martinsville YMCA.

» Free application assistance, for low-cost and new adult health care coverage for adults 19 to 64 years old and FAMIS (children's Medicaid-birth to 18),will be at 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at Bassett Family Practice, 324 TB Stanley Highway, Bassett. Call 276-732-0509 for more information. 

WEDNESDAY

Feb. 19

» Instructor's choice class is at 8:30 p.m. at Druid Hills Elementary School.

»  Line dancing class is at 10 a.m. at the Martinsville Library.

» "Turning Lemons into Lemonade," by Rhonda Hodges, is the topic of the Ladies, Leadership Lunch & Learn Series at 11 a.m.-1 p.m at Patrick Henry Community College's Frith Exhibit Hall. Registration is required by accessing ph.augusoff.net or calling 276-656-0260. The cost is $30, or four seats for $30. Meets every second Wednesday of the month with different topics and different speakers. Deadline to register is Feb. 12.

» Adult health care coverage application assistance, for adults 19 to 64 years old not enrolled in or eligible for Medicare, is at 9 a.m.-noon at Leatherwood Crossing,8500 AL Philpott Highway, Martinsville. Call 276-732-0509 for more information.

THURSDAY

Feb. 20

» Mike Wiley's "Tired Souls: King and the Montgomery Bus Boycott" is at 6:30 p.m. at Piedmont Arts. "Tired Souls" opens in Montgomery, Ala., on Dec. 1, 1955, the day Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat on a city bus to a white man. General admission tickets are $20 at PiedmontArts.org.

» Technology and Security Roadshow sponsored by Virginia Tech, will be at 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at New College Institute in Martinsville. The event focuses on cyberwarfare and what businesses are encountering. For more information, visit www.midatlantic-data.com/security-roadshow/

» Chair aerobics class is at 11:30 p.m. at Spencer Penn Centre.

» Instructor's choice class is at 6:30 p.m. at Irisburg Ruritan Club.

» Step/sculpt aerobics class is at 6:30 p.m. at the Martinsville YMCA.

» Water aerobics class is at 7:15 p.m. at the Martinsville YMCA.

» Book bingo is at 2:30 p.m. at the Martinsville Library.

» Adult health care coverage application assistance, for adults 19 to 64 years old not enrolled in or eligible for Medicare, is at noon-3 p.m. at Community Storehouse Food Pantry, 4201 Greensboro Road, Ridgeway. Call 276-732-0509 for more information. 

FRIDAY

Feb. 21

» Line dancing class is at 10 a.m. at the Martinsville Library.

» Bassett Jamboree featuring The Shelton Brothers and Rebound Road begins with doors opening at 6 p.m. at the HJDB Event Center. 

» Third Thursday Trivia Night is at 6:30 p.m. at Spencer-Penn Centre. Theme of the month: Friends. Fee is $10 per team for teams of no more than five people. Winning team will go home with a prize. Concessions will be sold - cash only. For information, call 276-957-5757.

SATURDAY

Feb. 22

» Fourth annual Hope Center Gala, hosted by Hope Center Ministries, begins at 5 p.m. with dinner and drinks. Ticket cost are $55 and can be purchased at hopecentergala.simpletix.com. Event will feature a silent auction, live auction and testimonies. 

» Miss Sweetheart Pageant is at 2 p.m. at Dutch Inn in Collinsville. Proceeds to benefit the Back2School drive by The Community Fellowship. Contact Ronda Carroll at 276-622-2217 or rondacarroll@ymail.com for more information.

» African-American Read-In and Family Day is at 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at Piedmont Arts. Danville-based storyteller Fred Motley will perform at 11:30 a.m. and 12:15 p.m. All ages welcome.

» Water aerobics class is at 11 a.m. at the Martinsville YMCA.

» Adult health care coverage application assistance, for adults 19 to 64 years old not enrolled in or eligible for Medicare, is at 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at Leatherwood Crossing,8500 AL Philpott Highway, Martinsville. Call 276-732-0509 for more information.

SUNDAY

Feb. 23

» Terra Cotta Oil Lamps art class is at 2-5 p.m. at The Creative Arts Center in Stuart. Each student will create two usable oil lamps while also learning the history of oil lamps, clay and glazes. Cost is $35 per person. To register, call 276-694-7181.

MONDAY

» Yoga class is at at 6:30 p.m. at Community Fellowship, Virginia Ave., Collinsville, beside of BTW 21.

» Instructor's choice class is at  6:30 p.m. at Druid Hills Elementary School.

» VITA free tax service is open at  Leatherwood Crossing, 8500 AL Philpott Highway, Martinsville (next to Food Lion). Hours: Monday, 1-4 p.m.(appointment only); Tuesday-Friday, 9 a.m-4 p.m. (walk-in); Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. (walk-in). To schedule an appointment or for more information, call 276-403-5976.  For married filing joint, both sp ouses must be present. Provide an ID for you and your spouse (if married); Social Security cards; birth dates for you, spouse and/or dependents; all federal and state income tax forms, including but not limited to W-2, 1098, 1099. For direct deposit of refund, you will need bank routing number and your checking/savings account number.

» Free application assistance, for low-cost and new adult health care coverage for adults 19 to 64 years old and FAMIS (children's Medicaid-birth to 18), will be at 9 a.m.-4 p.m., at 233 W. Commonwealth Blvd., Martinsville. Call 276-732-0509 for more information. 

TUESDAY

Feb. 25

» Instructor's choice class is at 6:30 p.m. at Irisburg Rurtian Club.

» Water aerobics class is at 7:15 p.m. at the Martinsville YMCA.

»  Sleep disorder workshop is at 11 a.m. at the Martinsville Library. For more information or to sign up, call the library at 276-403-5430.

» Artspiration: Senior Studio: is at 10 a.m.-noon at Piedmont Arts.  Cost is free to members, $5 to nonmembers; pay at the door. Seniors are invited to paint together in the Piedmont Arts classroom. Bring your own supplies.

WEDNESDAY

Feb. 26

» Instructor's choice class is at 6:30 p.m. at Druid Hills Elementary School.

» Line dancing class is at 10 a.m. at the Martinsville Library.

THURSDAY

Feb. 27

» Art at Happy Hour is at 5-7 p.m. at Piedmont Arts to close out Tawny Chatmon's exhibit. Enjoy happy hour with a casual gallery walk and talk through the museum's current exhibits. Complimentary drinks and light snacks provided by the Piedmont Arts Guild.

» Artspiration: Studio with Karen Despot is at 1:30-4:30 p.m. at Piedmont Arts Bring your own supplies. Registration closes at noon the day before class. Register at PiedmontArts.org or call 276-632-3221.

» Chair aerobics class is at 11:30 a.m. at Spencer Penn Centre.

»  Instructor's choice class is at 6:30 p.m. at Irisburg Ruritan Club.

»  Step/Sculpt Aerobics class is at 6:30 p.m. at the Martinsville YMCA.

»  Water aerobics class is at 7:15 p.m. at the Martinsville YMCA.

» Adult health care coverage application assistance, for adults 19 to 64 years old not enrolled in or eligible for Medicare, is at noon-3 p.m. at Community Storehouse Food Pantry, 4201 Greensboro Road, Ridgeway. Call 276-732-0509 for more information. 

FRIDAY

Feb. 28

» Line dancing class is at 10 a.m. at the Martinsville Library.

» Black History Month movie will be shown at 6 p.m. at the Martinsville Library. For more information, call the library at 276-403-5430.

SATURDAY

Feb. 29

» Water aerobics class is at 11 a.m. at the Martinsville YMCA.

» Barn quilt class is at 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Creative Arts Center, Stuart. Cost is $35 for one foot square, $60 for two foot and $80 for the three foot boards. All paints and brushes are supplied. To register, call the Reynolds Homestead at 276-694-7181 or visit www.reynoldshomestead.vt.edu.

» Fieldale Recreation Center & Pools bingo fundraiser begins with doors opening at 1 p.m. and games at 2 at Fieldale Recreation Center, 70 Marshall Way, Fieldale. The cost is $20 for 20 games and one cover all; adults $10 kids (15 and under; 50/50 drawing; door prizes; auction; concessions.

SUNDAY

March 1

MONDAY

» VITA free tax service is open at  Leatherwood Crossing, 8500 AL Philpott Highway, Martinsville (next to Food Lion). Hours: Monday, 1-4 p.m.(appointment only); Tuesday-Friday, 9 a.m-4 p.m. (walk-in); Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. (walk-in). To schedule an appointment or for more information, call 276-403-5976.  For married filing joint, both spouses must be present. Provide an ID for you and your spouse (if married); Social Security cards; birth dates for you, spouse and/or dependents; all federal and state income tax forms, including but not limited to W-2, 1098, 1099. For direct deposit of refund, you will need bank routing number and your checking/savings account number.

TUESDAY

March 3

» Martinsville Henry County Chamber of Commerce VIP Business Night is at 4-8 p.m., by invitation only, at 901 Hollie Dr. in the Patriot Centre Industrial Park.

WEDNESDAY

March 4

» Martinsville Henry County Chamber of Commerce Fast Track is open to the public at 4-7 p.m. at 901 Hollie Dr. in the Patriot Centre Industrial Park. To register Email: mhccoc@mhcchamber.com 

» Preschool in the Galleries: ZipZapZop Theatre Company is at 9:30-10:30 a.m. at Piedmont Arts. The class is decided for pre-K students to foster a love of the performing and visual arts at a young age. Performances are free of charge to students and schools. To reserve a space call 276-632-3221 or visit PiedmontArts.org

THURSDAY

March 5

» Painting with Ed Gowen is at 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at Piedmont Arts. Cost is $75 for members; $85 non-members. Painting will be "Cold River." All supplies provided. Register at PiedmontArts.org or call 276-632-3221. Advanced registration required. Registration closed at noon the day prior to class.

» Brass 5: The Sounds of the Big Bands is at 6:30 p.m. at Piedmont Arts at cost of $20. The Star City's quintet will have a live performance, featuring the group's signature sound. For tickets, PiedmontArts.org.

FRIDAY

March 6

» Fideo's Finds Kittie's Kollectibles raise the Woof sale at 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at 133 E. Main St., Uptown Martinsville. All proceeds benefit the animals of our community. For information, call 276-656-1101.

SATURDAY

March 7

» Fideo's Finds Kittie's Kollectibles raise the Woof sale at 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at 133 E. Main St., Uptown Martinsville. All proceeds benefit the animals of our community. For information, call 276-656-1101.

» Dan River Basin Association's celebration is at 9:30 a.m. at Eden City Hall, 308 East Stadium Drive, Eden, N.C.. Optional 2-mile afternoon hike will follow the For more information, contact Wayne Kirkpatrick at wynbtyk@embarqmail.com or 540-570-3511.

» "Surviving a long-term disaster" is subject of a lecture series at 3-4 p.m. at Reynolds Homestead. To sign up call 276-694-7181.

SUNDAY

March 8

» Barn quilt class at 1 p.m., Spencer-Penn Centre. For information call 276-957-5757.

MONDAY

» VITA free tax service is open at  Leatherwood Crossing, 8500 AL Philpott Highway, Martinsville (next to Food Lion). Hours: Monday, 1-4 p.m.(appointment only); Tuesday-Friday, 9 a.m-4 p.m. (walk-in); Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. (walk-in). To schedule an appointment or for more information, call 276-403-5976.  For married filing joint, both spouses must be present. Provide an ID for you and your spouse (if married); Social Security cards; birth dates for you, spouse and/or dependents; all federal and state income tax forms, including but not limited to W-2, 1098, 1099. For direct deposit of refund, you will need bank routing number and your checking/savings account number.

TUESDAY

March 10

» Artspiration: Senior Studio is at 10 a.m. to noon at Piedmont Arts. Cost is  free to members, $5 to nonmembers, pay at the door. Seniors are invited to paint together in Piedmont Arts classroom. Bring your own supplies

THURSDAY

March 12

» Artspiration: Studio with Karen Despot is at 1:30-4:30 at Piedmont Arts. Spend studio time working in acrylic, oil or colored pencil artist Karen Despot and fellow students. Bring your own supplies. Registration closes at noon the day before to class, and you must register at PiedmontArts.org or by calling 276-632-3221.

SATURDAY

March 14

» Spring Gardening Symposium is at 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. at Reynolds Homestead, 463 Homestead Lane, Critz, sponsored by the Patrick County Master Gardeners. Cost is $30 for early birds, which ends Feb. 15, and increasing to $35. For information, jferring@centurylink.net or 276-694-2499. Amanda Wilkins will be keynote speaker at the symposium. To register mail their contact information and check with registration fee payable to Patrick County Cooperative Extension to: Master Your Garden c/o Glenda Cobbler, 932 Palmentto School Road, Stuart, VA., 24171.

» Artspiration: Family is at 1-2:30 p.m. at Piedmont Arts. Cost is $20 for members, and $25 for nonmembers. Dress for mess. Guests may bring snacks to enjoy during the class. Advance registration required by noon the day before class at PiedmontArts.org or call 276-632-3221. 

MONDAY

» VITA free tax service is open at  Leatherwood Crossing, 8500 AL Philpott Highway, Martinsville (next to Food Lion). Hours: Monday, 1-4 p.m.(appointment only); Tuesday-Friday, 9 a.m-4 p.m. (walk-in); Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. (walk-in). To schedule an appointment or for more information, call 276-403-5976.  For married filing joint, both spouses must be present. Provide an ID for you and your spouse (if married); Social Security cards; birth dates for you, spouse and/or dependents; all federal and state income tax forms, including but not limited to W-2, 1098, 1099. For direct deposit of refund, you will need bank routing number and your checking/savings account number.

TUESDAY

March 17

» Artspiration: Senior Studio: Piedmont Arts is at 10 a.m.-noon. Cost free to members, $5 to nonmembers, pay at the door.  Seniors are invited to paint together in the Piedmont Arts classroom. Bring your own supplies.

THURSDAY

March 19

» Artspiration: Spring Barn Quilt is at 1-3 p.m. at Piedmont Arts. Cost is $35 for members; $40 for nonmembers. Paint a 12-inch-by-12-inch barn quilt with instructor Lisa Martin. All supplies provided. Advanced registration required at noon prior to the day of class at Piedmont Arts.org or calling 176-632-3221.

FRIDAY

March 20

» Opening reception is at 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Piedmont Arts to celebrate the museum's new exhibits by 16 Hands and Davis Choun. Complimentary wine and light refreshments will be served. RSVP attendance at PiedmontArts.org or call 276-632-3221.

SATURDAY

March 21

» Artspiration: Hope & Healing is at 10 a.m.-noon at Piedmont Arts. All supplies provided. Registration is required. Visit PiedmontArts.org.

MONDAY

» VITA free tax service is open at  Leatherwood Crossing, 8500 AL Philpott Highway, Martinsville (next to Food Lion). Hours: Monday, 1-4 p.m.(appointment only); Tuesday-Friday, 9 a.m-4 p.m. (walk-in); Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. (walk-in). To schedule an appointment or for more information, call 276-403-5976.  For married filing joint, both spouses must be present. Provide an ID for you and your spouse (if married); Social Security cards; birth dates for you, spouse and/or dependents; all federal and state income tax forms, including but not limited to W-2, 1098, 1099. For direct deposit of refund, you will need bank routing number and your checking/savings account number.

TUESDAY

March 24

» Artspiration: Senior Studio: Piedmont Arts is at 10 a.m.-noon. Cost is free to members, $5 to nonmembers, pay at the door. Seniors are invited to paint together in the Piedmont Arts classroom. Bring your own supplies.

THURSDAY

March 26

» Yoga in the Galleries is at noon-1 p.m. at Piedmont Arts. It's free to members; $10 for nonmembers, pay at the door. Share a relaxing hour-long yoga practice with Piedmont Arts Education Coordinator Becki Williams Vasquex in the galleries.

» Artspiration: Studio with Karen Despot is at 1:30-4:30 at Piedmont Arts. Spend studio time working in acrylic, oil or colored pencil artist Karen Despot and fellow students. Bring your own supplies. Registration closes at noon the day before class, and you must register at PiedmontArts.org or call 276-632-3221.

MONDAY

» VITA free tax service is open at  Leatherwood Crossing, 8500 AL Philpott Highway, Martinsville (next to Food Lion). Hours: Monday, 1-4 p.m.(appointment only); Tuesday-Friday, 9 a.m-4 p.m. (walk-in); Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. (walk-in). To schedule an appointment or for more information, call 276-403-5976.  For married filing joint, both spouses must be present. Provide an ID for you and your spouse (if married); Social Security cards; birth dates for you, spouse and/or dependents; all federal and state income tax forms, including but not limited to W-2, 1098, 1099. For direct deposit of refund, you will need bank routing number and your checking/savings account number.

TUESDAY

March 31

» Artspiration: Senior Studio is at 10 a.m.-noon at Piedmont Arts. Cost is free to members, $5 to nonmembers, pay at the door. Seniors are invited to paint together in Piedmont Arts classroom. Bring your own supplies

FRIDAY

April 3

MONDAY

April 6

» VITA free tax service is open at  Leatherwood Crossing, 8500 AL Philpott Highway, Martinsville (next to Food Lion). Hours: Monday, 1-4 p.m.(appointment only); Tuesday-Friday, 9 a.m-4 p.m. (walk-in); Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. (walk-in). To schedule an appointment or for more information, call 276-403-5976.  For married filing joint, both spouses must be present. Provide an ID for you and your spouse (if married); Social Security cards; birth dates for you, spouse and/or dependents; all federal and state income tax forms, including but not limited to W-2, 1098, 1099. For direct deposit of refund, you will need bank routing number and your checking/savings account number.

MONDAY

April 13

» VITA free tax service is open at  Leatherwood Crossing, 8500 AL Philpott Highway, Martinsville (next to Food Lion). Hours: Monday, 1-4 p.m.(appointment only); Tuesday-Friday, 9 a.m-4 p.m. (walk-in); Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. (walk-in). To schedule an appointment or for more information, call 276-403-5976.  For married filing joint, both spouses must be present. Provide an ID for you and your spouse (if married); Social Security cards; birth dates for you, spouse and/or dependents; all federal and state income tax forms, including but not limited to W-2, 1098, 1099. For direct deposit of refund, you will need bank routing number and your checking/savings account number.

WEDNESDAY

April 15

» Ladies, Leadership Lunch & Learn Series is at 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at Patrick Henry Community College's Frith Exhibit Hall. Registration is required at ph.augusoff.net or by calling 276-656-0260. Cost is $30. Special promotion: Buy three seats, get one free. The series meets every second Wednesday with different topics and different speakers. 

THURSDAY

April 16

» "Sister Act" by Patrick Henry Community College Patriot Players is at 7 p.m. at PHCC. 

FRIDAY

April 17

» "Sister Act" by Patrick Henry Community College Patriot Players is at 7 p.m. at PHCC. 

SATURDAY

April 18

» "Sister Act" by Patrick Henry Community College Patriot Players is at 7 p.m. at PHCC. 

SUNDAY

April 19

» "Sister Act" by Patrick Henry Community College Patriot Players is at 2 p.m. at PHCC. 

WEDNESDAY

April 22

» "Sister Act" by Patrick Henry Community College Patriot Players is at 7 p.m. at PHCC. 

THURSDAY

April 23

» "Sister Act" by Patrick Henry Community College Patriot Players is at 7 p.m. at PHCC. 

FRIDAY

April 24

» "Sister Act" by Patrick Henry Community College Patriot Players is at 7 p.m. at PHCC. 

SATURDAY

April 25

» "Sister Act" by Patrick Henry Community College Patriot Players is at 7 p.m. at PHCC. 

SUNDAY

April 26

» "Sister Act" by Patrick Henry Community College Patriot Players is at 2 p.m. at PHCC. 

MONDAY

May 11

​» Smith River Singers spring concert "Music Memories" will be at 7 p.m. at the Galilean House of Worship, featuring the Bassett High School's Band of Distinction, the 2019 state champions. 

WEDNESDAY

May 20

» Ladies, Leadership Lunch & Learn Series is at 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at Patrick Henry Community College's Frith Exhibit Hall. Pre-Registration is required at ph.augusoff.net or by calling 276-656-0260. Cost is $30. Special promotion: Buy three seats get one free. The series meets every second Wednesday with different topics and different speakers.  

THURSDAY

May 21

» Rooster Walk 2020 annual musical event is through May 24. For information, visit www.RoosterWalk.com.

FRIDAY

May 22

» Rooster Walk 2020 annual musical event is through May 24. For information, visit www.RoosterWalk.com.

SATURDAY

May 23

» Rooster Walk 2020 annual musical event is through May 24. For information, visit www.RoosterWalk.com.

SUNDAY

May 24

» Rooster Walk 2020 annual musical event concludes. For information, visit www.RoosterWalk.com

FRIDAY

May 29

» Miss Crooked Road and Greater Franklin County Pageant Committee are sponsoring a trip to see the play "Queen Esther" in Lancaster, Pa. The group will leave at 5:30 p.m. May 29 from New Design Church parking lot in Rocky Mount and return by 10 p.m. May 30.

WEDNESDAY

June 17

» Ladies, Leadership Lunch & Learn Series is at 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at Patrick Henry Community College's Frith Exhibit Hall. Pre-Registration is required at ph.augusoff.net or by calling 276-656-0260. Cost is $30. Special promotion: Buy three seats get one free. The series meets every second Wednesday with different topics and different speakers. 

RECURRING EVENTS

MONDAY

» Computer Labs: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Spencer-Penn Centre.

» Preschool Story Time & Play Date for ages 2-5: 10:30 a.m., Spencer-Penn Centre.

» Game On: Games, crafts and fellowship at 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the HJDB Events Center, Bassett. For more information, call 276-629-1369 or email sharon@emiimaging.com.

» Alcoholics Anonymous: noon at Christ Episcopal Church, 311 E. Church St., Martinsville, and 7 p.m. at Pocahontas Bassett Baptist Church, 120 Bassett Heights Road.

» Senior exercise class: 2 p.m., Collinsville Library.

» Knit and crochet class: 5 p.m., Martinsville Library.

» L.I.F.T. Zumba class, taught by Lisa Herndon: 6:30 p.m., Rose Gold Studio in Laurel Park Plaza; admission by donation.

» Narcotics Anonymous: New Visions Group, 8-9 p.m., Holy Trinity Lutheran Church; Steps to Freedom Group, open topic, 7-8 p.m. at Bassett Memorial United Methodist Church.

TUESDAY

» Tops Va. 0626 Fieldale at Fieldale United Methodist Church with weigh-in from 5:30 to 6:10 p.m. and meeting at 6:15 p.m. For more information, call 276-340-6461 or 276-957-3404.

» Tai Chi: 11:15 a.m.-noon, Martinsville Library.

» Zumba at Spencer-Penn Centre with instructor Julie Brown from 6 to 7 p.m.; $5.

» Tuesday morning jamboree: 8-10 a.m. Hardees’s, 933 Fairystone Park Highway, Stanleytown. Musicians and singers get together informally.

» Losing by Faith weight support group: 9 a.m. weigh-in and 9:30 a.m. meeting, Upper Room Worship Center, 200 Whitby Terrace, Fieldale.

» Tops Va. 0218, Martinsville: 9 a.m. weigh-in, 10 a.m. meeting at Chatham Heights Baptist Church, 1235 Chatham Heights Road.

» Tops  Va. 0413 Ridgeway: 5 p.m. weigh-in, 5:30 p.m. meeting at New Life Community Church, 415 Mica Road, Ridgeway.

» Story Time: 10:30 a.m. at Collinsville Library for children ages 2-6.

» L.I.F.T. Zumba class, taught by Lisa Herndon: 6:30 p.m., Rose Gold Studio in Laurel Park Plaza; admission by donation.

» Alanon: 8-9 p.m., First Baptist Church, 23 Starling Ave.

» Alcoholics Anonymous: noon, Martinsville Group (12 & 12), Christ Episcopal Church, 311 E. Church St.; 6:30 p.m., Primary Purpose Group, Stone Memorial Christian Church, 3030 Virginia Ave.; Martinsville Group, 8 p.m., First Baptist Church of Martinsville, 23 Starling Ave.

» Narcotics Anonymous: New Visions Group, 8-9 p.m., Holy Trinity Lutheran Church

WEDNESDAY

» Martinsville Library line dance class at 10 a.m.

» Alcoholics Anonymous: Making the Connection Group, 9 a.m., 24 Clay St.; 2 p.m., Afternooner’s Group, Broad Street Christian Church, 106 Broad St.

» Exercise class: 10 a.m., meeting room of the Martinsville Library.

» Game On: Games, crafts and fellowship at 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the HJDB Events Center, Bassett. For more information, call 276-629-1369 or email sharon@emiimaging.com.

» Senior Bible study: 10 a.m., Martinsville Senior Center, 21 Moss St., led by Zeke Zanatos.

» Narcotics Anonymous: noon, Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church, 824 Starling Ave.; New Vision Home Group, 8-9 p.m., Holy Trinity Lutheran Church.

» Study in the Word: 6:30 p.m., Hague Room in the Dutch Inn, led by Pastor Ronald Hairston and Robert Philpott.

THURSDAY

» Open computer labs: At Spencer-Penn Centre from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

» Chair Aerobics: At Spencer-Penn Centre with instructor Paula Battle at 11:30 a.m.; free.

» Aerobics: A t Spencer-Penn Centre with instructor Anita Hooker at 6:30 p.m.; free.

» Alcoholics Anonymous: noon, Christ Episcopal Church, 311 E. Church St.; 8 p.m., First Baptist Church of Martinsville, 23 Starling Ave.

» Alanon: 7-8 p.m., First Baptist Church, 23 Starling Ave.

» Chair aerobics: 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Spencer-Penn Centre.

» Crochet group: 10 a.m., Collinsville Library. Bring a project in progress or come to learn something new.

» L.I.F.T. Zumba class, taught by Lisa Herndon: 6:30 p.m., Rose Gold Studio in Laurel Park Plaza; admission by donation.

» Aerobics: 6:30 p.m., Spencer-Penn Centre, sponsored by MHC Coalition for Health and Wellness. Anita Hooker, instructor. Free.

» Women’s Bible study: 10 a.m. to noon, Martinsville Library, led by Faith Braziel.

FRIDAY

»  Martinsville Library will hold a line dance class at 10 a.m.

» Jam session: 10 a.m. to noon, HJDB Event Center, 3289 Riverside Drive, Bassett. Rook games 8:30 to noon. Breakfast $5, lunch $6.

» Alcoholics Anonymous: noon, Christ Episcopal Church, 311 E. Church St., and 8 p.m., Church of Christ, 2115 Daniels Creek Road, Collinsville.

» Narcotics Anonymous: Steps to Freedom: 7-8 p.m., Bassett Memorial United Methodist Church; Steps to Freedom, 8 p.m., Classroom A of SOVAH Health; New Vision Home Group, 9-10 a.m. at Christ Church and 8-9 p.m., at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church.

» Game On: Games, crafts and fellowship at 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the HJDB Events Center, Bassett. For more information, call 276-629-1369 or email sharon@emiimaging.com.

SATURDAY

» Alcoholics Anonymous: Noon, Christ Episcopal Church, 311 E. Church St., Martinsville.

» Narcotics Anonymous Steps to Freedom: 8 p.m., Classroom A at SOVAH Health (Memorial Hospital).

SUNDAY

» Alcoholics Anonymous: 9 a.m., Making the Connection Group, 97 Wards Farm Road; 5 p.m., Martinsville Group, Christ Episcopal Church, 311 E. Church St.

This calendar, which addresses non-commercial programs offered on a consistent basis, is published each Sunday in the Accent pages of the Martinsville Bulletin. It is updated weekly on martinsvillebulletin.com. Submit your recurring items to accent@martinsvillebulletin.com.

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