Calendar

Saturday, May 27:

Woodland Heights Freewill Baptist Church, 1995 Old Chatham Road will be having a yard sale with free clothes and shoes give away from 7 to 12.

Rooster Walk Music and Arts Festival continues through Sunday at Pop’s Farm in Axton.

American Music Series Concert at Fairy Stone State Park, 7 PM featuring Mac and Jenny Traynham.

Monday, May 29:

The City of Martinsville will hold the 3rd Annual Memorial Day Ceremony at 10:30 am at the entrance to People’s Cemetery at the end of Second Street in Martinsville. 16th District Delegate Les Adams will speak along with members of Martinsville City Council, W. C. Fowlkes, Ret. Lt. Col. – US Army.

In observance of Memorial Day the City Municipal Building and administrative offices along with constitutional offices will be closed Monday, May 29, 2017. Employees in essential operational positions (Police, Fire, EMS, water/sewer plant operations) will continue on their normal schedule. There will be no bulk, brush, or garbage pick-up on Monday, May 29th .

In observance of the Memorial Day holiday, the Henry County Administration building, including Public Service Authority offices, will be closed Monday, May 29th. Convenience centers for recycling and garbage disposal will operate on regular schedule of 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Monday, June 5:

Patriot Players’ at PHCC is is holding auditions for “All Shook Up” at Walker Fine Arts Theatre on Monday, June 5; 7:00-10:00 p.m, Wednesday, June 7; 7:00-10:00 p.m, Saturday, June 10; 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Actors audition in the order they arrive. Have a prepared song to perform a cappella or bring MP3. Must be over 13 years of age.

Tuesday, June 6:

The Belk Mobile Mammography Center, a 39-foot- long state-of- the-art screening center on wheels, will stop at Belk in Martinsville to offer free, convenient mammogram screenings. Women age 40 and over with no breast concerns, who have not had a mammogram in the last 12 months and have a primary care physician are eligible by calling 855-655- 2662 to schedule an appointment. Tuesday, June 6, 2017, 9:30 a.m. – 7 p.m. and Wednesday, June 7, 2017, 9:30 a.m. – 7 p.m., Liberty Fair Mall, Martinsville, VA.

Thursday, June, 8:

Beach Music Festival, Wayside Park in Stuart, June 8-10.

Friday, June 9:

Music Night at Spencer-Penn featuring Lawson Creek Grass and The Country Boys. Doors open at 5 PM.

Saturday, June 10:

The Crooked Road presents Guitar Masters Wayne Henderson, Will Jones, and Brandon Davis at 7 PM, Reynolds Homestead.

Friday, June 16:

The Reynolds Homestead’s Fourth Annual Bushels and Barrels Sustainability Conference, 8 AM – 5 PM.

TGIF featuring “Spare Change”, Martinsville Uptown, 7 PM.

Fifth Annual Bushels and Barrels local food, wine and beer festival and Reynolds Homestead 7-10 PM Friday and starting at 11 AM on Saturday.

Saturday, June 17, 2017:

Dragon Festival at Virginia Museum of Natural History, 9 AM.

Tuesday, June 20, 2017:

The Out-To-Lunch Bunch is open to all adults age 50 and above. Join us at a local restaurant for lunch. Everyone is welcome. 3rd Tuesday of each month. June 20 – Butchers & Brew, July 18 – Mackie’s Restaurant, August 15 – Third Bay Cafe. Time: 1:00pm. Individual is responsible for cost of lunch.

Saturday, July 1, 2017:

Les Moore will perform in concert at 7 PM at Fairy Stone State Park in Shelter #2.

Wednesday, July 12:

Wayside Bluegrass Festival July 12-15 at Wayside Park in Stuart. For more information call 276-692-4149

Friday, July 14:

Zephyr Lightning Bolts, Two Young Two Old, and Old Dominion Cloggers at Spencer-Penn. Doors open at 5 PM.

Thursday, July 20:

TheatreWorks Community Players present “A Few Good Men” July 20, 21, 22, 28, 29 at 7 PM and July 30 at 2 PM at the Black Box Theatre in Uptown Martinsville. Call 632-2800.

Friday, July 21:

TGIF featuring Heartbeat of Soul, 7 PM, Bridge Street Parking Lot in Uptown Martinsville.

Dino Festival at the Virginia Museum of Natural History, 3-7 PM, Saturday 9 AM-3PM.

Thursday, August 10:

Patriot Players present “All Shook Up: The Musical” August 10-13 and 17-10 at Walker Fine Arts Theatre at Patrick Henry Community College.

Friday, August 11:

Witcher Creek, Hard Times Band and Hubert Lawson and the Bluegrass County Boys at Spencer-Penn Centre. Doors open at 5 PM.

Saturday, August 12:

The annual Smith River Fest at the Smith River Sports Complex from 9 AM to 5 PM.