Calendar

October 16
Fall Bazaar at Love’s UMC, located at 3020 Main Street in Walkertown, on October 16 from 2 p.m. – 7 p.m. and October 17 from 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. The bazaar will be held in a drive-thru fashion due to the COVID-19 restrictions.
October 17
Chicken Stew will be held Saturday, October 17 from 4 – 6 p.m. at the Kernersville Museum, located at 127 W. Mountain St. They will have the option of “Stew for Two.” Due to Covid-19, the Kernersville Museum will be offering this as a drive-thru event, so you can drive up and they will bring your order to your car. For $10, you get 16 oz. of chicken stew or for $20, you can get 32 oz. of stew. For tickets, visit www.kernersvillemuseum.org.
Drive Thru Food Drive for Crisis Control Ministries (CCM) will be held at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church from 9 a.m. to noon on Oct 17. CCM is looking for non-perishable foods, cleaning supplies, hygiene products or donations. CCM is looking to fill 100 bins of food to help out our neighbors. St. Matthew’s is located at 1110 Salisbury St..
October 17
Yard Sale Fundraiser for Love’s United Methodist Church will be held on the property beside Webster Brothers Hardware at the brick house in Walkertown on Saturdays, October 17 & 24, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. The yard sales will help the church’s food pantry.
October 19
Blood Drive will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, located at 215 S. Main Street, on Monday, October 19 from 2:30 pm until 7 pm.  To schedule an appointment online, visit www.redcrossblood.org and use Sponsor Code:  Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden or call 336-996-7888.
October 22
“The Mainstream Toastmasters” meets the second and fourth Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m. They provide a supportive group where members can sharpen their presentation and leadership skills while finding their voice as they learn to tell their story with confidence.  For more information, visit https://2480.toastmastersclubs.org.
October 24
UMW Secure Document Shred Fundraiser will be hosted by the United Methodist Women on October 24 from 9 a.m.- 1 p.m. at Main Street United Methodist Church, located at 306 South Main St. Suggested donation is $5.00 per box/ bag.  All funds will go to local missions.  
Masks will be worn by all event workers. Shredding to be done on-site by Shamrock Shredding of Greensboro. For more information, contact Pat Cunningham @ 336-978-3223.
October 25
Master Illusionist Matt Adams will be performing “Connections,” his famous illusion show, on Sunday, October 25 at 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. at Triad Baptist Church, located at 1175 South Main St. Tickets are free. His show typically costs around $35 per ticket, but TBC has provided complimentary tickets for all who choose to attend the performance. Towards the end of the show, TBC has asked Adams to also share his unique message of faith. His story is a true testimony to God’s love for all mankind. Adams travels with his own magic shop, “The Mystery Shop.” The show is family-friendly but recommended for ages five and up. Childcare will not be provided. For more information, call Jeremy Chandler at 336-577-7207 or email Jeremy at jeremy.chandler@tbcnow.org.
October 31
Downtown Drive Thru Trick-or-Treat will be hosted by the Town of Kernersville on Saturday, October 31 from 6 – 9 p.m. Participants will drive through the Halloween route. The roads will be closed to all other traffic in downtown. Maps of the route will be posted on the Town’s Facebook page and the website with all traffic coming through the Harmon Lane entrance. Trick-or-treaters will need to stay in their vehicles and the downtown businesses will come to you from the sidewalk. 
November 7
Bethany Cafe will be held on Saturday, November 7 from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at Bunker Hill United Methodist Church, located at 1510 Bunker Hill-Sandy Ridge Rd. The hot meal is take-out only. 
November 7
Kernersville Friends Church annual bazaar will be held on Saturday, November 7 from 8 a.m. – noon.  The church is looking for vendors to participate at the bazaar. If you are interested, contact Susie Davis at 336-817-2415, by October 24. Cost per vendor space is $25.
November 8
Veterans Pancake Breakfast will be hosted by the First Biker Church of America, located at 612 Edgewood St., on Nov. 8 at 8:30 a.m. The pancake breakfast will also include sausage and coffee for all veterans and their families. This is a free event and a church service will follow at 10 a.m. Free event. Church will follow the breakfast. 
November 11
Preventive health life line screening event will be held at Kernersville Friends Church on November 11. Life Line Screening will host five screenings that scan for potential health problems related to blocked arteries, which is a leading cause of stroke; abdominal aortic aneurysms, which can lead to a ruptured aorta; hardening of the arteries in the legs, which is a strong predictor of heart disease; atrial fibrillation or irregular heartbeat, which is closely tied to stroke risk; and a bone density screening, for men and women, used to assess the risk of osteoporosis. Register for a Wellness Package, which includes four vascular tests and osteoporosis screening from $149 ($139 with member discount).  All five screenings take 60-90 minutes to complete. Register by calling 1-888-653-6441, visit www.lifelinescreening.com/communitycircle or text the word circle to 797979.
November 12
November Lunch and Learn, “The History of Cultivation – The Future” will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, located at 215 South Main St., on Thursday, November 12 from 12 – 1 p.m. by Josh Williams, PJCBG garden manager.  Free to members of PJCBG or $2 for non-members. Bring your lunch. The Garden will provide drinks. Registration required.  For more information, visit www.cienerbotanicalgarden.org or call 336-996-7888. 
November 14
Second Annual Battle of the Badges Charity Softball Tournament will be hosted at the David F. Couch Ballpark on Saturday, November 14 from 8:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Cheer on the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office, Winston Salem Police Department (WSPD), Kernersville Police Department and Winston-Salem Fire Department as they compete to win the second annual charity softball tournament benefiting Crisis Control Ministry, Inc (CCM). Admission is 3 items per person. Bring non-perishable food, over the counter medications, cleaning products or personal hygiene items for CCM.
You’ll have the opportunity to bid on silent auction items and see who wins the 2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Crew cab 4×4 we are raffling off thanks to Modern Chevrolet.
There are only 1,500 raffle tickets available for $100 each, so purchase yours in advance.
The winner gets the truck, registration and federal and state taxes paid. Tickets available at any of the WSPD district offices, CCM, Modern Chevrolet or by contacting Brad Mullins, Jeremiah Handy or Josh Caudle.
To purchase raffle tickets online, visit www.crisiscontrol.org/news-events/events.html/event/2020/07/11/2nd-annual-battle-of-the-badges/290708.
November 17
Life Line Screening will be at Kernersville Friends, located at 320 North Main St., on Tuesday, November 17. Ultrasound screenings for cardiovascular diseases including carotid artery (plaque buildup-a leading cause of stroke), abdominal aortic aneurysm (an enlargement or weak area in the main blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the rest of the body), peripheral arterial disease (hardening of the arteries in the legs), a heart rhythm screening (an EKG to detect atrial fibrillation-irregular heartbeat) and an osteoporosis risk assessment for men and women. Register online at www.lifelinescreening.com/communitycircle or call 1-866-229-0469.  
November 21
The 12 Days of Christmas Show will be held at the Kernersville Community House, located at 405 Salisbury St., on Saturday, November 21 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. The event feature 12 Days of Christmas items along with the new line Decorate N’ Grace. They will also have a special guest, Betsy with 24-7 photography who will also be there to take photos “By The Tree.”
November 30
Blood Drive will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, located at 215 S. Main Street, on Monday, November 30 from 12 until 4:30 pm.  To schedule an appointment online, visit www.redcrossblood.org and use Sponsor Code:  Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden or call 336-996-7888.
December 5
Bethany Cafe will be held on Saturday, December 5 from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at Bunker Hill United Methodist Church, located at 1510 Bunker Hill-Sandy Ridge Rd. The hot meal is take-out only.   
December 17
Blood Drive will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, located at 215 S. Main Street, on Thursday, December 17, 2020 from 12 until 4:30 pm.  To schedule an appointment online, visit www.redcrossblood.org and use Sponsor Code:  Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden or call 336-996-7888.
December 30
Blood Drive will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, located at 215 S. Main Street, on Wednesday, December 30 from 12 pm until 4:30 pm.  To schedule an appointment online, visit www.redcrossblood.org and use Sponsor Code:  Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden or call 336-996-7888.
January 2
Bethany Cafe will be held on Saturday, January 2 from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at Bunker Hill United Methodist Church, located at 1510 Bunker Hill-Sandy Ridge Rd. The hot meal is take-out only.