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Martinsville, Virginia 24115
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Wednesday, May 2
Free workshop on uranium mining and milling: 6:30-8 p.m. at the old Henry County courthouse, Martinsville, hosted by the Roanoke River and Dan River basin associations and Piedmont Residents in Defense of the Environment (PRIDE). Sarah Fields will lead the workshop. The same workshop will be held in Danville at the Institute for Advanced Learning and Research from 6:30-8 p.m. Thursday.
Wednesday morning Bible study class, sponsored by the Martinsville Senior Center: 10 a.m., led by Pastor Zeke Zanatos; 403-5260 for more information.
Alcoholics Anonymous Axton Group: noon meeting, Mt. Calvary Church.
Alcoholics Anonymous, making the connection group, open meeting: 9 a.m., at 24 Clay St., Martinsville; 6 p.m. Spencer women’s group; and 8 p.m. Martinsville group meeting, both at Friendly Christian Church, Spencer.
Narcotics Anonymous, open discussion meeting: 6 p.m. at Horizons, 24124 Jeb Stuart Highway, Stuart.
Thursday, May 3
Henry County School Board monthly meeting and work session: 9 a.m., first-floor meeting room, Henry County Administration Building.
Martinsville City Council budget work session: 4-7 p.m., Council Chambers, City Municipal Building. Agenda: Continue discussion of city capital needs, city department budgets.
Veterans of Foreign Wars, Ford Post 4637, meeting; dinner by the ladies auxiliary: 6:30 p.m. at the post at 2327 Old Chatham Road, Martinsville.
Kiwanis Clubs of Bassett and Martinsville will have a joint meeting: 6:30 p.m. at Bassett Country Club. Laura Bowles, executive director of the Martinsville Uptown Revitalization Association, will speak.
Martinsville UpTown Rotary: 7:30-8:30 a.m., Virginia Museum of Natural History. Brandon Adams, director of exhibitions at Piedmont Arts Association, will speak. Breakfast provided by Paleo Café. Visitors are welcome. Call 634-4147 for reservations.
Martinsville-Henry County Master Gardeners: 3:30 p.m., Henry County Administration Building. Roland Guidry will speak about “Louisiana Hybrid Iris.”
Martinsville Exchange Club dinner/meeting: 6:30 p.m. at the Dutch Inn. Program: Youth of the Year scholarship presentation.
Homer Dillard Unit 78, American Legion Auxiliary: 5 p.m. at the post on Creekside Drive, Fieldale. Commander Warren “Sonny” Richardson will speak. For more information, call Ethel G. Johnson, 638-2158.
Spencer-Penn Photography Club: 6:30 p.m. at the Spencer-Penn Centre. Digital photography for amateurs; $12 annual dues. For more information, call Sue Cooper, 956-2083, or the center at 957-5757.
Narcotics Anonymous: 8 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Patrick Henry Avenue, Martinsville.
Alcoholics Anonymous: noon, Christ Episcopal Church, 311 E. Church St., Martinsville; 8 p.m., Martinsville group, First Baptist Church, 23 Starling Ave., Martinsville.
Friday, May 4
Rangeley Ruritan Shorty Severance Golf League will play at Bassett Country Club. Tee time: 9 a.m. Everyone welcome. Call Mike Cockram at 629-3242 for more information.
Patrick County Alzheimer’s Group will hold “Gift Card Bingo” as a fundraiser for the group’s programs at the John D. Hooker Building, Rotary Field, Stuart. Doors open at 6 p.m.; bingo starts at 7 p.m. The organization is supporting local businesses by buying gift cards or gift certificates locally and using them as bingo prizes. Gift cards or gift certificates have a minimum value of $25. Admission is $20 for 60 chances to win. There will be door prizes, a raffle to win $150 cash and concessions.
Stuart Farmers Market officially opens today: 8 a.m. until noon with produce such as mixed greens, carrots, beets, broccoli, and bedding plants, baked items, crafts and more.
Narcotics Anonymous open meeting: 8 p.m., Classroom A, Memorial Hospital in Martinsville.
Alcoholics Anonymous: noon, Martinsville group, (As Bill Sees It) study, Christ Episcopal Church; 8 p.m. Collinsville (Big Book Study), Church of Christ, Daniels Creek Road, Collinsville.