The Healthy Personians, Substance Use Disorder Subcommittee will host the fourth annual Substance Misuse Summit Sept. 18. Events will begin with the Good Morning Coffee Hour from 8-9 a.m at Golden Corral. Cost is $2. No pre-registration is required. From 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. training for substance abuse training will be provided at the Person County Office Building auditorium. To register, visit https://eventbrite.com/e/training-by-community-impact-tickets-64235685665. From 12-1 p.m., lunch will be served at the auditorium followed by a presentation from Mary Gillett, tobacco manager for the Department of Health and Human Services’ Division 5, who will discuss the rise in popularity of vaping. Contact Martha Pickett at 336-599-8366 ext. 3039 for more information about any of the summit events. The Leasburg Ruritan Club, will host a Community Safety Night, at 7:30 p.m., Sept. 24 at the Leasburg Ruritan Club Building, 3535 North N.C. 119, Leasburg. Caswell County Sheriff Tony Durden and his deputies will be on hand to meet with the public and listen to their concerns and comments. The Person County Soil and Water Conservation District, will host its third annual Tri-County Livestock and Pasture Management Field Day, from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 26 at Deerfield Farms, 3000 Breeze Road, Hurdle Mills. Free lunch will be provided to those who pre-register by calling the Person Soil and Water Conservation District office at 336-599-0284 ext. 3. Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation, will host a community day from 1-4 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 12 at Credar Grove Ruritan Club, 6116 Efland Road, Cedar Grove. Friends of the Person County Senior Center, at 87 Semora Road, will sponsor a Brunswick stew and bake sale fundraiser from 11:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Friday, Oct. 18. Cost is $8 per quart. Tickets may be purchased at the Senior Center, and ACI Physical Therapy, 337 S. Madison Blvd. (located behind La Cocina). Safe Haven of Person County, will hold its annual Color of Hope Gala fundraising event, benefitting Safe Haven of Person County, at 5 p.m., Oct. 19 at the Manor on Main Bed and Breakfast, 400 N. Main St., Roxboro. There will be drinks, food, fun, silent auction and more. General admission is $25, semi-formal attire recommended.
AA Champions Group, meets at New Brook United Methodist Church, 267 Old Durham Road, at 12 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays; at 8 p.m. Wednesday; and at 1 p.m. Saturdays. Person County Al-Anon, meets at 7 p.m. Thursdays at Long Memorial United Methodist Church in Roxboro. The NA Homegroup of Roxboro, meets several times each week in the Parrish House of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 422 N. Main St., Roxboro. Meetings are held from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. on Mondays; 12 – 1:15 p.m. on Wednesdays; 1 – 2 p.m. on Saturdays; and 7 – 8 p.m. on Sundays. For more information, call 336-583-7848. Dual Recovery Anonymous, meets at 7 p.m. Thursdays at Concord United Methodist Church. The church is at 70 Concord Church Road, Roxboro. Celebrate Recovery, (physical and psychological addiction) meets from 7 - 9 p.m. Tuesdays at Westwood Baptist Church in Roxboro. For additional information, call Jim Fulp at 336-504-3762. AA New Beginnings Group, has closed literature study meetings at 7 p.m. on Fridays at New Brook United Methodist Church, 265 Old Durham Road, Roxboro. AA Back Room Group, meets at 6 p.m. on Sundays at the Hurdle Mills Fire Department. Safe Haven of Person County Support Group, meets 6:30 - 8 p.m. on Thursdays at 119 S. Main St. For more information, call 336-597-8699.
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