May 5, 2016

NC Cooperative Extension Upcoming Events and Updates

2016 4-H Summer Fun Schedule First paid, first reservedWeekly day camps have been planned for school-aged children from Vance County beginning June 20th.  Week 1 is “Vance County, Let’s Move!” Week.  Week 2 is “Kids in the Kitchen with EFNEP”Week 3 is “Wild Woods and Waters Week”Week 4 is “Little Green Thumbs”Week 5 is “Vance […]

Mental Health Awareness Month – Community Meet and Greet May 26th, 2016

Awareness: *1 in 5 Americans will be affected by a mental health condition in their lifetime and every American is effected through their friends and family and can do something to help others. *People experience the symptoms of mental illness differently, and sharing how it really feels-throughout all stages of illness –can help others to understand […]

Meet Me in the Street May 20th, 2016

2016’s first of three free “Meet Me in the Street” concerts is scheduled for Friday, May 20 featuring “The Konnection Band”. A local favorite and one of the East Coast’s premiere party bands, The Konnection specializes in a variety of music including Top 40, Rock, Country, R & B, Beach and Oldies. The free concert […]

Mental Health Awareness Month – Warrenton Mental Health Awareness Public Forum May 7th, 2016

May 7th– Warrenton  Mental Health Awareness Public Forum Download flyer here:  Warren county flyer public forum Guest Speakers Karen Kranbuehl, Phillip White and George Bridges Saturday, May 7, 2016  –  9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Warrenton Rural Fire Station, 236 S. Main St, Warrenton, NC. For more information, contact Angelena at 252-257-3115

May is Mental Health Awareness Month – Lots of upcoming events

The following Cardinal Innovations Healthcare Five County Comprehensive Community Clinics/ Advanced Access/Walk-in Crisis Centers have scheduled events during May to bring awareness to mental health.   Cardinal and the following Providers would like to invite you to attend their events to learn more about their services, meet the staff and to educate you on specific behavioral […]

Warren County: April Major Festivals 2016

Courtesy of Senator Angela Bryant: April 16 & 17, 2016 Warrenton Quilt Days and Preservation Warrenton Historic Homes Tour A celebration of quilts and quilters in historic Warrenton, NC. Quilts on display everywhere! Historic Home tour, churches, public squares. Festival includes classes, national speakers, and a gala. Location: Warrenton and sites throughout the county 252-257-7117 […]

Henderson-Vance Spring Litter Sweep Week April 18-23 and Recycling Day April 23rd, 2016

The Vance County Appearance Commission is sponsoring another Henderson-Vance Spring Litter Sweep Week, April 18-23, and a Henderson-Vance Recycling Day on Saturday, April 23, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the parking lot of the City Operations Center on Beckford Drive in Henderson. The Spring Litter Sweep Week is part of the North Carolina […]

Vance-Granville Community Band presents free Spring Concert April 8th, 2016

The Vance-Granville Community Band will present its annual spring concert on Friday, April 8, at 7 p.m. in the Civic Center on VGCC’s Main Campus in Vance County. Admission is free and the public is invited. The concert lineup features light classical and contemporary favorites. The program includes themes from classic feature films and TV […]

Talent and Fashion Show at E.M Rollins School April 7th, 2016

Join Community Workforce Solutions and Cardinal Innovations Healthcare for an evening of fun, food, music, fashion, and talent. Thursday, April 7, 20166:00 pm — 8 pmLocation:E.M. Rollins School1600 South Garnett St.Henderson, NC Contact Sandra Waverly for more information at 492-9555 Refreshments will be servedDoor prizes Our local IDD providers will have booths to provide information on their supports […]

Local Volunteers Go Bald in Downtown Henderson, NC to Support Childhood Cancer Research April 9th, 2016

The 3rd Annual FOP/HPD St. Baldrick’s Day Event and The St. Baldrick’s Foundation, a volunteer-powered organization dedicated to raising money for children’s cancer research, will host one of its signature head-shaving events at 200 Breckenridge Street Henderson, NC on April 9, 2016, where more than 50 “shavees” will shave their heads in solidarity with kids […]