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Workshop of Wonders: Imagine and Build with God Vacation Bible School will be held at Good Shepherd Moravian Church on July 25 from 6 – 8 p.m. and July 26 from 9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. for elementary age children. To register leave a message at 993-6633.

VBS: God’s Back yard Campground Kernersville Church of Christ will hold their VBS: “God’s Back yard Campground” on July 25 and 26 from 6 – 8:30 p.m. and July 27 at 3 p.m. with wet and crazy good times, followed by a cookout at 5 p.m. and service under the shelter at 6 p.m.
The church is located at 1016 Salisbury St. For more information or to pre-register, call 336-993-5761.

2nd Annual Youth Rally at Green Valley Baptist Church on July 26 starting at 4 p.m. The event will feature guest speaker Bro. Tim Hicks, free food, games, dunking booth and Christian fellowship. For more information or if you need a ride, contact Pastor Wayne Dunn at 336-413-1700, Dean Nelson at 336-391-0806, or Matt Donelson at 336-689-5655. The church is located at 5990 Salem Chapel Rd. in Walkertown.

Ice Cream Social and Salad Supper at Morris Chapel United Methodist Church on Sun, July 27 at 5 p.m. There will also be games and activities during the event.

Salad Supper and Ice Cream Social with Corn Hole Tournament at Bunker Hill United Methodist Church on Sun., July 27. Salad Supper will be held at 5 p.m., Corn Hole Tournament at 6 p.m., and Ice Cream Social at 6:15 p.m. Bring your favorite salad and homemade ice cream or toppings to share.
The entry fee for the tournament is $10/person with all proceeds to benefit Open Arms Ministry.

Alzheimer’s Family Care Giver Support Group will meet on Mon., July 28 in the Parlor at Main Street United Methodist Church, located at 306 S. Main St. For more information, contact Doug and Bev Watts at 336-992-5602, 336-817-4624, or kakkeman@aol.com.

Teen Camp at Gospel Light Baptist Church from July 28 – August 1. For more information, call 336-722-9700.

Learn about Mile Cognitive Impairment at the Senior Enrichment Center on Tues., July 29 at 11:30 a.m. According to The Alzheimer’s Association, “Mild cognitive impairment (MCI) causes cognitive changes that are serious enough to be noticed by the individuals experiencing them or to other people, but the changes are not severe enough to interfere with daily life or independent function.” Learn if MCI is early dementia or Alzheimer’s, what causes it, what helps it, and how someone can live with it. RSVP requested.

Balloon Lady. Find out how science and balloons can be combined at the Walkertown Library on Tues., July 29 at 3:30 p.m. The event is free. For more information, call 336-703-2990.

Kitchen Chemistry at the Kernersville Library on July 29 at 4 p.m. in Room 1. Learn fun chemistry experiments to try at home in your own kitchen. Door prizes and raffle prizes. For more information, call 703-2930.

Up, Up, and Away. Fifteen students, ages 8 to 18, are invited to join a NASA educator for a free day¬long rocket workshop at the Walkertown Library on Wed., July 30 at 10 a.m. Registration required. Call 336-703-¬2990. Bring sunscreen and a bag lunch. Materials provided. Rain dates are Thursday, July 31, or Friday, August 1.

Sidewalk Chalk Extravaganza. Bring big gray squares to life with colored chalk and creativity at the Walkertown Library on Fri., August 1 at 11 a.m. For ages 8 and up. Rain dates are August 6 and/or August 8. Free.

Community Fun Day at Walking Word Ministry Church on Sat., August 2 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. The church is located at 309 Pineview Drive.
Welcome to Medicare Visit the Senior Enrichment Center to learn about the Medicare options available to you. Space is limited, so reservations are required. For more information or to reserve a seat call 336-992-0591.

Indoor Picnic at the Senior Enrichment Center on Fri., Aug. 8 at 11:30 a.m. Bring your favorite picnic covered dish item and your friends. We’ll play corn hole and Wii sports. RSVP required.

Downtown Sidewalk Sales & Cruise-In will be held on August 9 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 Danny Crouse aka “Elvis” during the Cruise-In.

Golf Tournament3rd Annual Archie Wheeler Memorial Classic will be held on Saturday, August 9 at Pine Knolls Golf Course. 4 Person Captain’s Choice. Proceeds will benefit the Kernersville YMCA in honor of Archie Wheeler. Registration will begin at noon with a 1 p.m. shotgun start. For more information, contact Ty Clodfelter: tyler1@triad.rr.com.

Canning and Freezing Basics Workshop at the Walkertown Library on Tuesday, August 12 from 6-7:30 p.m. Learn the safe way to properly can low-acid and high-acid foods, when to use the pressure canner method and when it is safe to use the boiling water bath canning method. Learn the most effective ways to freeze foods. Presented by Jennifer Brown, Forsyth County Agricultural Extension. No reservation required. Free. Bring a notepad to write down useful ideas. Call 336-703-2990 for more information.

East Forsyth Annual Men’s Alumni Soccer Game will be held on Friday, August 15 at 7 p.m. at East Forsyth High School, Fred E. Lewis Stadium.
$5/spectators; $20/alumni to play. All proceeds go to the East Forsyth Soccer Program. Alumni contact eastforsythsoccer@gmail.com to play.

Remembering When, a fire and fall prevention program for older adults from NFPA will be held at the Senior Enrichment Center on Wed., Aug. 13 at 11 a.m. This education workshop will be presented by Senior Enrichment Center Director Lisa Miller. The program is centered around 16 key safety messages – eight fire prevention and eight fall prevention. RSVP is required. Call 336-992-0591.

Remembering When, a fire and fall prevention program for older adults from NFPA will be held at the Senior Enrichment Center on Wed., Aug. 13 at 11 a.m. This education workshop will be presented by Senior Enrichment Center Director Lisa Miller. The program is centered around 16 key safety messages – eight fire prevention and eight fall prevention. RSVP is required. Call 336-992-0591.

Northern Lights Social at the Senior Enrichment Center on Thurs., Aug. 14 at 10 a.m. If you are from a state that is north of the Mason Dixon, then the Northern Lights group is just for you. If you are a northerner, invite your northern friends for a 100 percent social hour to meet other like-minded people. For more information or to RSVP, call 993-992-0591.

Alzheimer’s Family Care Giver Support Group will meet on Mon., Aug. 18 in the Parlor at Main Street United Methodist Church, located at 306 S. Main St. For more information, contact Doug and Bev Watts at 336-992-5602, 336-817-4624, or kakkeman@aol.com.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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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