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Chamber Golf Tournament on August 22. There are opportunities to volunteer the day of the tournament, play in the tournament, or be a sponsor of the tournament. The Chamber needs volunteers from 6:45 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. Volunteers can work a couple of hours, half a day, or all day. There are different volunteer needs from helping with set up, registration, lunch, hole-in-one-spotters, and clean up. If you would like to volunteer, contact Debbi Butner at 336-816-0576 or debbi@shepctrkville.com. If interested in playing in the tournament or being a sponsor, contact Mary Kay at the Chamber office at 336-993-4521 or kchamber@kernersvillenc.com.

Pink Ribbon Rally breast cancer fundraiser at The Kids’ Clubhouse on Saturday, August 23 from 6 to 10 p.m. Tickets are $25/each or $250/table of 8. For more information, contact Smiles by Design at 336-993-7645.

KWC Block PartyKernersville Wesleyan Church (KWC) will hold their annual Block Party on Sat., Aug. 23 from 4 – 6 for the entire community.
The free event will include free food, bounce house inflatables, rock wall, carnival games, live DJ, K-Love Radio, a game theater, and free giveaways.
Giveaways will include 200 bags of school supplies, Apple iPad Mini, 46” TV and home theater system. KWC is located at 930 North Main St. Rain date is Sat., Aug. 30. For more information, call 336-992-3000.

Member Appreciation Night at Kernersville Moose Lodge 2181 and Women of the Moose 2407 Silent Auction will be held on Sat., Aug. 23 at 6 p.m.
The event will feature free hamburgers and hotdogs, Moose Bucks drawings, and karaoke. The Lodge is located at 1250 East Mountain St.

Blood Drive at Fountain of Life Lutheran Church on Sat., August 23 from 9 – 10:30 a.m. Donors can show up or call in advance for an appointment by calling Betsy Murray at 336-703-8633 or Deb Hayward at 336-993-4447 extension 11. The church is located at 323 Hopkins Road.

Service of Consecration and Reception, a dedication for the newly renovated sanctuary at Sedge Garden United Methodist Church, will be held on Sat., Aug. 23 at 7 p.m. The church is located at 794 Sedge Garden Rd. For more information, call 336-788-2297.

129th Homecoming Cherry St. United Methodist Church will be holding their 129th Homecoming on Sunday, Aug. 24. The service will begin at 10 a.m. with Rev. Warren Owens returning for the message. A Covered Dish Luncheon will follow the service. A welcome is extended to all former members and their families for a day of worship, fellowship and food.
Cherry St. UMC is located at 117 N. Cherry St.

Annual Fall Revival at Providence Baptist Church on Sunday, August 24 at 3 p.m. Dinner will be served after the 11 a.m. worship service. The guest Evangelist will be Associate Minister McClooney, Tabernacle Church of Deliverance, Lexington. The service will continue on Monday-Wednesday, 7 p.m. nightly. Guest for Monday, Pastor Arthur Wadelington, Springfield Baptist Church, Eden; Tuesday Pastor David Bracken, Jerusalem Baptist Church, Spencer, NC; Wednesday Rev. Gregory Hairston, Rising Star Baptist Church, Walnut Cove. The public is invited. For more information, contact Mrs. Dimple Warren at 336-310-4486. The church is located at 319 Nelson St.

Blessing of the Backpacks at will be held at Bunker Hill United Methodist Church on Aug. 24 during the 11 a.m. worship service.
The Back to School blessing is for all those children (and adults) heading back to school. Bring a backpack and come forward for prayer and a special memento for your backpack.

GriefShareGlenn View Baptist Church is partnering with Oaklawn Baptist Church in offering two options of attending GriefShare. There will be a group on Wednesdays from 9:15-11:30 a.m. (Aug. 27-Dec. 10) at Glenn View, located at 4275 Glenn High Rd, and on Mondays from 6-8:15 p.m. (Aug. 25-Dec. 8) at Oaklawn, located at 3500 Kernersville Rd.
GriefShare is a 16 week Biblically-based, Christ-centered Grief Recovery Support group for those who have lost a loved one through death.
For more information, visit www.griefshare.org or call Glenn View at 788-2569 or Oaklawn at 785-0010.

Musician Joy Britt Reavis is playing piano for the community on Monday, August 25 from 5 – 6 p.m. in the Walkertown Library auditorium. Enjoy compositions from the new album State of Joy, A Celebration of North Carolina through Piano.

Pre-registration for Project Senior Smiles free dental clinic for seniors 65 and older will begin on August 25. Call 336-996-6696 to register.
Qualifications will take place at time of call. Cleanings, fillings and extractions are the normal treatment. Dentist will not assist with bridges, crowns, root canals, denture, oral surgery, etc. The date of Project Senior Smiles will be held on Fri., September 19 from 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. by appointment only.
All appointments will be at Kernersville Seventh-Day Adventist Church, located at 986 Old Winston Rd.

Free Yoga Class For Adults and Teens will be held at the Walkertown Library on Thursday August 28 from 5 – 6 p.m. Bring your yoga mat, a small blanket or a beach towel. The instructor is Lisa Kushner. New students, register by phone at 336-703-2990.

Pickin’ Grass Tuesday will be held in the Town Center Park in Walkertown on Sept. 2 from 6 – 9 p.m. Open Acoustic Jam Session: gospel, bluegrass and country. Pickers, singers and listeners welcome. Musicians, bring your instruments. Town Center Park is located on Main St, behind Town Hall in Walkertown.

Evelyn Lawrence Memorial Children’s Consignment Sale at Holy Cross Catholic Church on Fri., Sept. 5, from 8 a.m. – 7 p.m. and Sat., Sept. 6, from 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. Items will be half-price on Saturday.
Items in the sale include gently used clothing, toys, baby items, bikes, books, games, CD’s, DVD’s, and more.
If interested in consigning items at the sale, contact mflewis3947@gmail.com. Sellers keep 60 % of the selling price. Consignor packets can be picked up in the foyer of the Education Building. The church is located at 606 Cherry St.

Health Fair Free Back to School Health Fair on September 6 from 10 a.m. to noon at Fountain of Life Church, 323 Hopkins Road. Free Chick-fil-A sandwiches to the first 150 participants. Screenings include blood pressure, BMI, cholesterol, and more. Free flu shots with insurance card. Kids can bring a bike for a bike rodeo. Inflatable, corn toss, child DNA kits. For more information, visit www.cometothefountain.com or call 993-4447.

Annual Community Car Show Sedge Garden United Methodist Church Second Annual Community Car Show on Sat., Sept. 6 in the church parking lot. Registration begins at 8 a.m. Trophy and awards presentation will be held at 3 p.m.
The event will include food, games, silent auction, and door prizes.
The church is located at 794 Sedge Garden Rd. For more information, call 336-788-2297.

End of Summer Cookout at Crews United Methodist Church on Sat., Sept. 6 from 6 – 8:30 p.m. Food will be served at 6 p.m., followed by a music
performance by Terry Edwards at 7 p.m. The community event is free, but a love offering will be taken for the musician. For more information, contact the church at 723-0237. The church is located at 4150 Reidsville Rd.

Blood Drive will be held at Main Street United Methodist Church on Sun., Sept. 7. The church is located at 306 South Main Street.

Protection from High Cost of Long-Term CareLearn how to legally and effectively protect your home, your assets, and your family from the high costs of long-term care on Thurs., Sept. 11 at 6 p.m. Attendance at the seminar is free, but seating is limited. For more information or to register call 336-992-0591 or 336-378-1122.

Auditions for Kernersville Senior Idol on Thurs., September 11 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. and Sun., September 14 from 2 – 4 p.m. Call Debbi Butner at 336-996-6696 for audition and sponsorship information.

Downtown Sidewalk Sales & Cruise-InSidewalk Sale will be held on September 13 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Eat and relax from 2 to 4 p.m. Old Salem Chapter of the Antique Automobile Club of America Cruise-In will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Entertainment will be provided by Cornbread Revival during the Cruise-In.

25th Anniversary CelebrationGood Shepherd Moravian Church will celebrate their 25th Anniversary with a potluck luncheon and fellowship from 1 – 2 p.m. followed by a special worship service from 2:15 – 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 14. This event will be held at Kernersville Lake Park, located at 6408 Old Valley School Rd. An invitation is extended to all former members, former pastors, and their families.

The Shepherd’s Center Golf Tournament will be held Fri., Sept 19 at Pine Knolls Golf Club, located at 1100 Quail Hollow Rd. Lunch and check-in begin at 12:30 p.m. Pre-registration is required. Sponsorship opportunities available. Call 336-996-6696 for more information.

Free Music Concert by Ken Bloom at the Walkertown Library on Saturday, Sept. 20 at 1 p.m. Ken Bloom has performed solo all over North America, at major folk festivals and concert halls. His program in Walkertown will include music from Eastern Europe, traditional American music, and Bloom’s original compositions. The instruments will include the bowed dulcimer, of which he is the foremost luthier, and the concert zither, which is rarely heard in this country. No reservations required. Call 336-703-2990 for more information.

Back to Church Bunker Hill United Methodist Church invites the community Back to Church on Sun., Sept. 21. A potluck lunch following the service. For more information, call 336-993-8132.

Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University (FPU) will be held at both locations of The Summit Church and is open to the public. FPU will equip you to change your financial future no matter where you are financially. This nine-week class begins at the Kernersville location on Sun., Sept 21 from 3:30-5 p.m. and the Oak Ridge location on Mon., Sept 22 from 6:30-8 p.m. Free childcare is available at the Kernersville location.
Visit www.thesummitchurch.net or call 336-769-1966 for more information. Registration is required and class materials must be purchased before the first class

East Forsyth Class of 1969 will hold its 45th class reunion on Sept. 27, at the Hawthorne Inn & Conference Center in Winston-Salem. The cut-off date for registration is August 1. Register online at www.eastforsyth69.com or call Lin Moore at 336-201-2106 for more information.

Blood Driveat Bunker Hill United Methodist Church on Thurs., Sept. 25. For more information, call 336-993-8132.

40th Reunion for the class of 1974 The 1974 & 1975 East Forsyth Class Reunion committee is celebrating the 40th Reunion for the class of 1974 at Southern Smoke Eatery & Tavern, located at 3441 Myer Lee Dr. in Winston-Salem on Sept. 27, from 6 p.m. – 12 a.m. (midnight)
The cost is $25/person. Make checks payable to the East Forsyth Class Reunion and mail to Michelle Ward, ’79, 2008 Old Hollow Road, Walkertown, NC 27051-9709.
For more information, call Thomas (Cisco) Morgan, ‘75 at 336-577-5103;
Dwight Hoover, ‘74 at 336-287-4859 or Michelle Ward, ‘74 at 336-595-2316.

Middle Eastern Christian Festival at Friendly Arabic Church from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 27 – Sun., Sept. 28. The church is located at 1292 Whicker Rd.

Downtown Sidewalk Sales & Cruise-In on October 11.
Sidewalk Sale will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Eat and relax from 2 to 4 p.m. Old Salem Chapter of the Antique Automobile Club of America Cruise-In will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Entertainment will be provided by “killah”!”millah,” WTOB DJ, m&m Sounds during the Cruise-In.

Kernersville Senior Idol on Fri., Oct. 24 at 7 p.m. at Shady Grove Wesleyan Church in Colfax. Tickets purchased in advance are $10/ adults, $7/ seniors and children. All tickets will be $12 at the door. Call 336-996-6696 for more information.
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