February 9, 2016

City of Henderson Citizens Fire Academy Starts March 3rd, 2016

The City of Henderson Fire Department has developed a Citizens Fire Academy to teach citizens about the many jobs HFD does on a daily basis and promote citizen interaction with firefighters. This will be a dynamic, 8 week program designed to provide participants with an inside view of the operations of HFD. The curriculum will […]

Henderson Family YMCA Daddy Daughter Dance Saturday, February 6th, 2016

The Henderson Family YMCA Daddy / Daughter Dance is Saturday, February 6th. We’ll be partnering with Golden Corral this year! Purchase a $10 dance ticket at the Henderson Family YMCA Member Services desk to receive a free child’s buffet dinner at Henderson’s Golden Corral with the purchase of an adult buffet from 5-7 pm. (Dine in […]

VGCC to host Martin Luther King Holiday Celebration on January 20th, 2016

Vance-Granville Community College will hold a special program celebrating the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday on Wednesday, Jan. 20, at 11 a.m. in the Civic Center on VGCC’s Main Campus in Vance County. The celebration is free and open to the public. The theme of this year’s event is “The Courage to Dream, The […]

2016 Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Events

From The Office of Senator Angela Bryant 2016 MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. HOLIDAY EVENTS FOR HALIFAX, NASH, WARREN, WILSON, VANCE, EDGECOMBE COUNTIES and SURROUNDING AREAS As more events are added we will republish this list. “Everybody can be great . . . because anybody can serve. You don’t have to have a college degree to serve. You […]

Henderson Christmas Parade and Light The Night Ceremony Sunday, December 6th, 2015

The Henderson Christmas Parade is Sunday, December 6th, 2015. They start marching at 3pm and will come from Dabney Drive down Garnett Street towards Andrews Avenue.  There are over 100 entries in the parade, listed below. Judging is at the area of Orange and South Garnett Street, near Guptons Gun Shop, Mainstreet Marketplace, Ballet Arts.  There is also […]

Christmas With The Embers December 11th, 2015 – Tickets on sale now!

On Friday, December 11, we have the opportunity to enjoy one of those rare and memorable gifts – an evening with our loved ones at the Henderson-Vance Chamber’s annual Christmas with the EMBERS Holiday concert. A delightful evening together with family and friends enjoying an exhilarating Christmas concert of cherished Christmas classics by the EMBERS […]

Vance County Regional Farmers Market Handcrafted Holiday Market, This Saturday!

Come out this Saturday to the Vance County Regional Farmers Market November 21st, 2015 for our second annual Handcrafted Holiday Market! We will have a wide variety of craft vendors showcasing unique handmade products. Take care of your holiday shopping and support local businesses. Produce vendors will also be on hand so you can purchase […]

State Farmers Market hosting seasonal events

RALEIGH – The year may be winding down, but the State Farmers Market is ramping up with several special events planned between now and the end of the year. “We want to remind everyone that the State Farmers Market is open seven days a week, year-round. The only day it closes is Christmas,” said Agriculture […]

Henderson, NC Halloween 2015

Come to Downtown Henderson, NC Friday, October 30th, 2015 for Trick or Treat at the local businesses on and around Garnett Street.  Trick or Treating starts at 4:30pm and ends at 6:00pm.  Participating businesses will have an orange sign on their outside window. Children age two to twelve can treat from the corner of the Fire […]

Downtown Henderson, NC Trick or Treat 2015 October 30th, 2015

In an effort to keep children safe the local Downtown businesses will host Trick-or-Treat on Friday, October 30th from 4:30pm until 6:00pm. Businesses displaying the orange signs are participating sponsors. Children age two to twelve can treat from the corner of the Fire station to the House of Toyz on Garnett Street.