Charlotte County Community Calendar for the week of Aug. 24

Published 4:38 pm Wednesday, August 24, 2022

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


FAMILY FUN DAY — The Central High Museum, located at 401 Thomas Jefferson Highway in Charlotte Court House, will hold a Family Fun Day on Saturday, Aug. 27. The event will run from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. with hot dogs, hamburgers with all the trimmings, Little Debbie snack cakes and drinks for sale. There will be a bounce house, as well as adult and children’s games.


HOMECOMING — Triumph Baptist Church, located at 2756 Darlington Heights Road in Prince Edward County, will hold homecoming service Sunday, Aug. 28 at 11 a.m. Rev. Stanley Wesley will be the guest preacher, with dinner served immediately following the service.


REVIVAL — St. Louis Baptist Church will hold revival services Wed., Aug. 31, Thursday, Sept. 1 and Friday, Sept. 2, at 7 p.m. nightly. Service can be attended inside the church or from the church parking lot. The guest speaker all week will be Rev. Haney Thomas Jr. of New Bethel Baptist Church in Meherrin. There will be no prayer and praise service.


COMMUNITY APPRECIATION DAY — American Legion Post #260 will hold a Community Appreciation Day on Saturday, Sept. 10. The event begins at noon at Veterans Memorial Park in Keysville, with free hot dogs and drinks for everyone.


WINE FESTIVAL — The Barksdale Cancer Foundation is holding its annual wine festival, “Miss Janie’s Sit & Sip,” from noon to 6 p.m., on Saturday, Sept. 24, at Osborne Street Park in Keysville. Organizers have booked four local wineries this year. Tasting and non-tasting tickets may be purchased online through PayPal or by credit card by visiting the website, and clicking on the upcoming events tab. Note that the link is not supported through Google; so use alternate web browser when purchasing tickets). Advance tickets are $20 for tasting and $15 for non-tasting. Tasting tickets are $25 at the gate; non-tasting ticket pricing is the same at the gate.