Gazette Community Calendar

Published 10:09 am Wednesday, February 7, 2024

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BLACK HISTORY PROGRAM — The Shiloh Baptist Missionary Ministry is sponsoring a Black History Program on Saturday, Feb. 10, beginning at 2 p.m. A special guest will be joining as part of the program. A “Soulfood” dinner will be served afterwards. The church is located at 125 Shiloh Church Road in Drakes Branch. 


SOUPER BOWL SUNDAY — Triumph Baptist Church will hold a ‘Souper Bowl’ Sunday event on Sunday, Feb. 11 during the 11 a.m. service. People are invited to wear the jersey of their favorite team and bring a can of soup to donate. All donations will be given to the local food bank. The church is located at 2756 Darlington Heights Road in Cullen. 


BLACK HISTORY PROGRAM — The Central High Museum of Charlotte Court House will present their annual Black History program on Saturday, Feb. 24. That will begin at 1 p.m. at the Bluestone Harmony building in Keysville, located at 635 Bluestone Road. The theme of the program will be “A Struggle: Holding on to Freedom”. There will be a skit and the Confident Women’s Ministry will also perform, along with several special musical performances. Dinner will be served afterwards. 


WOMEN’S DAY PROGRAM — Mount Mitchell Baptist Church will hold its annual women’s day program on Sunday, March 17, beginning at 3 p.m. The speaker will be Deaconess Helen D. Smith of Rocky Mount Baptist Church in Skipwith, with special music by the Rocky Mount Baptist Church Choir. The church is located at 1692 Fort Mitchell Drive. 


CAR CLUB MEETS — The Heart of Virginia Classic Auto Club meets the second Monday each month at Merk’s Place in Farmville. Eat in at 6 p.m., meeting at 7 p.m. Cruise ins are held on the third Saturday from April through October in the parking lot by Tractor Supply in Farmville. 5 p.m. till dusk. Any car owner is welcome to join the club or bring their car to the cruise ins. 

WOMEN’S MINISTRY WORSHIP — A worship service with Confident Women Ministry is held every Sunday at 3 p.m. online via conference call. Services are led by Rev. Loretta Bailey and anyone is invited to call 1-657-390-7012 to take part. 

ST. MICHAEL BAPTIST CHURCH — St. Michael Baptist Church in Drakes Branch holds worship services at 11 a.m. the second and fourth Sundays of each month Masks are required. The Rev. James E. Goode is the pastor. 

SHILOH BAPTIST CHURCH — Shiloh Baptist Church, located at 125 Shiloh Church Road in Drakes Branch holds services every Sunday at 10 a.m. Rev. Dr. Horace B. Parham Jr. is the pastor. All are welcome. 

AMATEUR RADIO MEETING — The Charlotte County Amateur Radio Club meets the first Sunday of the month at 1426 Estes Road in Chase City. The meeting begins at 3 p.m. Everyone is welcome. For more information, contact Jason at (434) 944-9100.