Tuesday, March 8 – Tuesday, April 5
Patrick & Henry Community College (P&HCC) will hold an Introduction to 3D Printing class every Tuesday from 5:30-7:30 p.m. The class skips the March 22 date, and costs $104 which includes all supplies. Pre-registration can be done by going to ph.augosoft.net or calling (276) 656-5461.
Saturday, March 12
Rotary Field in Stuart will hold a Small Business Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. where crafts, home décor, food and sweets, and more will be available for purchase.
The Francisco Fire Department will hold its annual chicken stew meal with each quart of chicken stew being $8 a quart. The department is only doing pre-orders, and stew will be ready for pick-up from 2-4 p.m. All orders must be submitted by March 4 by midnight. To order, see any fire department member or call the fire department at (336) 351-2696 and leave a message with your name and telephone number and someone will call you back to verify your order. This year the department has partnered with Double Creek Fire Department to support kids in need and their families that attend Nancy Reynolds Elementary at Christmas time. All proceeds will go to support that cause.
Patrick & Henry Community College (P&HCC) will hold a Fab Lab Family Day from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. The cost is $15 per person. Pre-registration can be done by going to ph.augosoft.net or calling (276) 656-5461.
Saturday, March 12 – April 2
Patrick & Henry Community College (P&HCC) will hold a Still Life Photography: Flowers course from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Pre-registration is required by calling 276-656-5461, or by going to ph.augusoft.net. The first two classes will take place at the Patrick County site. The last two courses will be held at Walker 135.
Monday, March 14 – Monday, May 9
Patrick & Henry Community College(P&HCC) will hold a nurse aid training course with lectures on Monday and Wednesday from 12:30-3:30 p.m., labs on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9-11:30 a.m. and 12:30-3:30 p.m., and clinical hours on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The cost of the course in $3,495, but the FastFoward price is $1,165. The tuition includes all instructional materials and program supplies. For more information, call (276) 656-0260.
Saturday, March 12 – Saturday, April 2
Patrick & Henry Community College (P&HCC) will hold a Still Life Photography: Flowers class from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. The first two classes will be at the Patrick County site, while the last two will be in Walker 135.
Tuesday, March 15
The first Mountain Top Alzheimer’s Support Lunch will be at 12 p.m. at the Vesta Community Center. It will be cancelled if school is called off for bad weather.
Wednesday, March 16
The Patrick County Community Food Bank will hold a distribution day in the morning Stuart from 8:30-11 a.m. and 5-6:30 p.m., in Ararat from 8:30-11 a.m., and in Meadows of Dan from 5-6:30 p.m.
Thursday, March 17
The Carroll County Genealogy Club will meet at 6 p.m. at the club on Main St. in Hillsville. If Carroll County schools are closed due to inclement weather the meeting will be postponed.
Saturday, March 19
The Fairystone Volunteer Fire Department will hold a Country Breakfast from 6:30-10 a.m. at the station. Dine in prices are $8 for an adult plate and $4 for a child plate. All take out plates are $8 each. To make a call-in order, call (276) 930-2113.
Wednesday, March 30
The Patrick County Chamber of Commerce will hold a free Virtual Lunch & Learn at 12 p.m. to discuss Enterprise Zones and how they can help businesses. For more information, call (276) 694-6012. To RSVP go to https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfEPpk1G7twy_Sx7mEA9_wbpiFN4Zd3Ckfw5S19Fn2QNvnipg/viewform.
Friday, April 1
The Patrick County Alzheimer’s Group, LLC, will hold Bingo at John D. Hooker Building at Rotary Field in Stuart. Doors will open at 6 p.m. and playing starts at 7 p.m.
Saturday, April 23 & 30
Patrick & Henry Community College (P&HCC) will hold an Action Photography course from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Patrick County site. Pre-registration is required by calling 276-656-5461, or by going to ph.augusoft.net.
The Coffee Break Café hosts live music on Tuesdays from 9 to 11 a.m. Bring an instrument, or just come and listen.
The Patrick County Library will hold story time with Ms. Sam at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesdays, with books, songs, finger plays, and more. For more information, call the library at (276) 694-3352.
Patrick & Henry Community College (P&HCC) will hold a series of Learning Leadership Community virtual sessions every other Wednesday through June 22 from 4 to 5 p.m. 12 sessions $225, nine sessions cost $175, six sessions are $100, three sessions are $50 and individual session are $25. Pre-registration can be done by going to ph.augusoft.net or calling (276) 656-0260.
The Patrick County Library will hold the LEGO Club with Ms. Sam on Mondays from 4:30-5:30 p.m. This program is mainly intended for school age children. For more information, call the library at (276) 694-3352.
The Patrick County Branch’s Library Bookmobile will be at the locations, dates, and times listed below:
Monday, March 14:
BB&T Bank of Meadows of Dan, 10 to 11 a.m.
Meadows of Dan School, 11:15 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Meadows of Dan Community Center, 1:30 to 3 p.m.
Tuesday, March 15:
Woolwine School, 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Woolwine – Appletree Development Center, 1:45 to 2:15 p.m.
Woolwine – Rose Window 40 Charity, 2:15 to 2:45 p.m.
Charity- Charity Primitive Baptist Church, 3 to 3:45 p.m.
Wednesday, March 16:
Ararat Fellowship Church, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Trinity Christian School, 1:30 to 3 p.m.
Thursday, March 17:
Circle K on 58, 10 to 10:30 a.m.
Hardin Reynolds Memorial School, 10:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Patrick Henry Volunteer Fire Station, 2 to 3 p.m.
Salem United Methodist Church, 3:15 to 3:45 p.m.
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