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TODAY

» Bluegrass and Gospel Music by local musicians will be at 10 a.m.-noon in the cafeteria of the HJDB Event Center cafeteria in Bassett. Admission is a $2 donation, but members admitted free. Breakfast is available for $5 at 8:30-11 a.m.; lunch for $6 at noon-1 p.m. For information, call 276-358-0489.

» Larry J's Honky Tonk at 1151 Old Leaksville Road, Ridgeway, Friday and Saturday night dance is at 7-10 p.m., with doors opening at 6. 

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

Saturday

» Henry County Founders Day Celebration is at 3 p.m. at the Martinsville-Henry County Heritage Center and Museum, 1 East Church St., Martinsville. Refreshments will be provided.

» Martinsville City Public Schools Gala Winter Wonderland is at 7 p.m. at New College Institute, featuring dancing, a silent auction, a 50/50 raffle and heavy hors d'oeurves. Tickets are $40, or $50 per person for reserved tables, and are available at any city school or the school board office at 746 Indian Trail, Martinsville.

» Dance with bluegrass band Blue Connection will be at 7-10 p.m. at Bassett Moose Lodge, 62 Spring Garden Lane, Basset. Admission is $5 admission as a fundraiser for a double lung transplant for Teresa Foster of Bassett.

» Spencer Ruritan Club will have a buffet breakfast at 6-10 a.m. with country ham, sausage, bacon, red eye gravy, sausage gravy, apples, grits, eggs, cinnamon twists, homemade biscuits, coffee and juice at cost of $7 for adults and $4 for children.

» 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.

» Linda Wilson will teach painting a red cardinal on branches at 10 a.m. at the Axton Community Volunteer Fire Department. Cost is $20 with supplies provided. Refreshments will be served.

» Fundamentals of Acrylic Painting is a class in which Charles Hill will teach the basics of brushwork, mixing color, creating form with paint and composing a picture in a class at 2 p.m. at Piedmont Arts. The subject will be a snowy field with a wooden fence and round hay bales.

» Patrick Henry Chapter, Daughters of American Revolution will meet at Franck's Place at Kings Grant, 350 Kings Way Road, Martinsville, with registration at 10:15 a.m., followed by meetings and an optional lunch ($9). The topic will be military women across American history. 

MONDAY

» VITA free tax service is open from 1-4 p.m. by appointment only at Leatherwood Crossing, 8500 AL Philpott Highway, Martinsville (next to Food Lion). 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

» Romantic Painting: Kimberly Boyd will lead a painting workshop at 6 p.m. at Hugo's. The 16x20 inch canvas will feature silhouettes of a romantic couple in front of a sunrise like heart shape Cost if $20.

» Free community dinner is at 6:30 p.m. at Grace Baptist Church of Ridgeway, Highway 220 in Ridgeway.

» The Mildred Lee Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy meets at 11:45 a.m. for a Dutch Treat Luncheon at the Dutch Inn Restaurant. Any ladies with Confederate ancestors are encouraged to attend the lunch and/or meeting. Following lunch, author and historian, Tom Perry, will speak on "J.E.B. Stuart's Last Ride: The Battle of Yellow Tavern."

» Sons of Confederate Veterans, Stuart-Hairston Camp 515, meets at 6 p.m. at AMVETS Post 35, 2147 Virginia Ave., Collinsville. Officers call at 5:30 p.m. Guests welcome.

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

WEDNESDAY

» “So You Wanna Make A Movie?” Rudy’s Girl Media will have a free workshop Wednesday on how to make a movie out of your book, short story or project idea at 5:30-6:30 p.m. at Books and Crannies, 50 E. Church St. Suite 4, Martinsville.

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

THURSDAY

» Henry County School Board meets at 9 a.m., followed by a closed session, in the third-flood board room at County Administration Building, Collinsville.

 » Artist Kimberly Boyd will lead students to create a painting of a hiker in the moonlight at 6:30 p.m. at the HJDB Event Center. Light refreshments will be served. To register, call 276-618-0617.

» The Wharton-Stuart Camp of the Sons of Confederate Veterans meets at 7 p.m. at the Reynolds Homestead.

» Painting with Ed Gowen is at 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at Piedmont Arts, to paint "Lilac Basket." All supplies provided. Registration is required by noon the day prior to class. Cost for members is $75; $85 for nonmembers. Register at PiedmontArts.org or call 276-632-3221.

» Bingo fundraiser for Teresa Foster of Bassett, needing a double lung transplant, will begin at 7 p.m. at the Bassett Moose Lodge, 62 Spring Garden Lane. It features 21 games for $20, with extra packs $10, as well as door prizes, 50/50 raffle, a television raffle and auction items.

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

FRIDAY

» 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 (next to Food Lion). 

Looking ahead

SATURDAY

Feb. 8

» 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.

»  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 

MONDAY

Feb. 10

»  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.

TUESDAY

Feb. 11

» 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.

WEDNESDAY

Feb. 12

» "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.

THURSDAY

Feb. 13 

» 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

Feb. 14

» 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.

SATURDAY

Feb. 15

» Basket making class is at 9:15 a.m.-1 p.m., Spencer-Penn Centre. 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.

» 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. Tickets price increase on Feb. 1.

» 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

» 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.

WEDNESDAY

Feb. 19

» "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.

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.

FRIDAY

Feb. 21

» 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 at 6:30 p.m. at Spencer-Penn Centre. Theme of the month: Friends, $10 per team. 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.

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

» 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. 25

» 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.

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.

SATURDAY

Feb. 29

» 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.

SATURDAY

March 7

» 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.

» 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.  

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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