Published 12:22 pm Wednesday, June 26, 2019


The Church and Community Events calendar is published each Wednesday. Items must be submitted by 4:30 p.m. on Monday for that Wednesday’s calendar. Email events to CommunityCalendar@ TheCharlotteGazette. com 


SUMMER READING CHALLENGE, at Wylliesburg Community Library for ages 6-13. Come by and learn how you can win a free ice cream cone and be entered into a drawing for lots of goodies.

JUNE 26 

STORYTIME, 10 a.m. at Wylliesburg Library for preschoolers ages 3-5.

FUN AND CRAFT DAY, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at J. Robert Jamerson Memorial Library. Games, giveaways, water attractions, food, drinks, crafts and more. Come out to the park with the library and support local business. Dress to get wet and bring a T-shirt for tie-dying.

JUNE 27 

COMPULSIVE EATERS ANONYMOUS MEETING, 10-11 a.m. at Farmville Presbyterian Church, 200 W. Third St., Farmville. Join for help recovering from compulsive eating. For more information contact Debbie at (518) 248- 7220 or Joan at (434) 607-1576.

PAINT THE PLANETS, 2-3 p.m. at Patrick Henry Memorial Library for children and families. Canvas, paint and materials will be provided for families. Pre-registration is required through the library website.

JUNE 30 

MUSICAL SERVICE, 11 a.m. Union Grove Baptist Church, 2006 County Line Road, Keysville. Lunch will be served at noon. Musical guests are The Churchmen from North Carolina. All are welcome.

JULY 1-5 

REVIVAL, 7 p.m. at St. Douglas Baptist Church, Charlotte. The Reverends Loretta Bailey and John Craighead will be the guest preachers along with a guest choir each night. All are welcome.


PAPER, PAPER,PAPER, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at J. Roberts Jamerson Library. Learn the Japanese inspired arts of papercraft and origami. Lots of nice paper and instructions for building many cool paper creations.

BLOOD DRIVE, 1:30-6 p.m. at Midway Baptist Church. Power red available and tee shirts for donors. Come and donate to support our community.

BEEKEEPERS MEETING, 7 p.m. at the Prince Edward County Extension Office across from Lowe’s in Farmville. The discussion will be “Where We Are With Our Bees.” Anyone who has bees or is interested in bees is welcome. For more information call Mary Jane Morgan at (434) 315-1433 or visit Facebook or our website:


FIREWORKS AFTER DARK, 4:30- 10:30 p.m. at Farmville Airport, 130 Wedgewood Drive, Farmville.


COMMUNITY MEETING, 7 p.m. at the Bacon District firehouse hosted by Supervisor Kay Pierantoni to discuss the issues Charlotte County Faces.


100 MILE YARD SALE, 7 a.m. beginning at Chula Junction Flea Market Antiques and Collectibles on U.S. Route 360 in Amelia County.


HOMECOMING, 11:30 a.m. at St. Douglas Baptist Church, Charlotte. Pastor, the Rev. Wendell Brown will bring the morning message. Dinner will be served. All are welcome.


CHEAP THRILLS, 6-8 p.m. at the J. Robert Jamerson Library, ages 13-plus. Gucci, Versace, Supreme: brands famous for high price tags and ridiculous over-the-top style. Bring your old, used, goodwill clothes and we’ll Gucci them out with rhinestones, straps, logos, paint, found items and more — the sky’s the limit.

JULY 9-10 

FLOOD THE STREETS OF SOUTHSIDE WITH CHRIST REVIVAL, 6:30-8:30 the Robert E. Lee building in Chase City featuring musicians Bryann Trejo, Antwoine Hill and Lynn Cooper. Event is free. For questions contact Getum Ministries at (434) 210-6175 or (434) 471-6844.

JULY 10 

BREAST CANCER WORKSHOP, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at R. T. Arnold Library, South Hill for women of all ages. Free blood pressure and sugar screening available. Learn about breast health education and awareness, intervention and early detection.

JULY 13 

GOLF TOURNAMENT, 1 p.m. at Hat Creek Golf Course. Dinner will be served for players afterward. Proceeds are to benefit the Randolph-Henry Marching Statesmen. For more information call (434) 390-2308.

JULY 16 

OUTDOOR ACTIVITY, 11 a.m.-1p.m. at J. Robert Jamerson Library. Frisbee, hippity hops, water balloons, badminton, bubbles and lots of fun. Let’s go outside and have a blast.

JULY 19 

SHARK IN THE PARK, 9-11 a.m. at J. Robert Jamerson Library for all ages. The library presents the latest man eating shark blockbuster, “The Meg.” Popcorn, bottled water, snow cones and suspense. Bring blankets and chairs for this PG-13 adventure.


DEMOCRATIC COMMITTEE MEETINGS, 7 p.m. every third Monday of the month at the Drakes Branch Municipal Office, 4800 Drakes Main St., Drakes Branch. Any questions contact Rebecca Daly at (434) 454-0122.