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  • The Committee to elect Keith Sutton for State Superintendent, is sponsoring a fish fry at 11 a.m., Oct. 19, in the AutoZone parking lot, 401 S. Madison Blvd. Fish plates will be sold for $8 and will include fish, slaw, baked beans, roll, and a soft drink or water. Fish sandwiches will also be available for $3.
  • The Kirby Cultural Arts Complex, will host Johnny Peers & the Muttville Comix at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 19. Admission is $20 / $16 / $10 for adults, and $8 for students.
  • The Ceffo Volunteer Fire Department, will host a stew beginning at 11:30 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 19. Stew costs $7 per quart. Pre-orders can be called in to 336-599-5311 or emailed to ceffofire@gmail.com.
  • Safe Haven of Person County, will hold its annual Color of Hope Gala fundraiser benefiting 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 and a silent auction. General admission is $25, semi-formal attire recommended.
  • NEW Coffee and Conversation, is an opportunity for residents to gather to discuss local issues in a non-partisan forum. It will be held from 9-10 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 19 at 705 Durham Road, Roxboro, the former site of Kimbrough’s Florist and now home to the Person County Tourism and Development Authority.
  • The Roxboro Moose Lodge, will host its annual Mooseheart Founders Day from 8 a.m. until on Oct. 19. Activities include a car and bike show, a safe ID program, a fall arts & crafts market, a coloring competition for children, a 50/50 drawing and a cornhole tournament. There will also be live entertainment throughout the day and food will be available for sale. The Roxboro Moose Family Center is at 480 Burlington Road, Roxboro.
  • The Caswell Council for the Arts, will present “The True Story of the Three Little Pigs” performed by Children’s Theater of Charlotte, at 12:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 24, at the Caswell Civic Center. Tickets are $3.50, and are available at www.caswellarts.org, or at the door the day of the performance. Call 336-694-4474 for more information.
  • The American Red Cross, is planning the following blood drives during the month of October. The first will be from 8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 24 at Roxboro Community School, 115 Lake Drive, Roxboro. Call 336-597-0020 to schedule an appointment. On Friday, Oct. 25 from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m., the Roxboro Police Department will host a blood drive, Call 336-599-8345 or 336-597-2927 to schedule an appointment.
  • The Roxboro Community School Band, will hold its “Haunted School” from 7 p.m. - 9:30 p.m., Oct. 25-26, at the school. Tickets are $5.
  • A family reunion, for the descendants of Charlie Brady Clayton and Martha Frances Clayton will be held at 1:30 p.m., Oct. 27 at Stories Creek Primitive Baptist Church, 600 Stories Creek Road, Roxboro. Guests are asked to bring a covered dish to share.
  • The Free Movie, “Grumpy Old Men”, will be shown at 7 p.m., Nov.1, at the Kirby Theater. American Legion Post 138 will be selling concessions.
  • The Kirby Gallery, will host an Artists’ Reception from 6 - 8 p.m., Nov. 1, featuring the Sappony Tribe Show and Beth Bale.
  • A free Veterans’ Day Breakfast, will be held at 8 a.m., Nov. 1, at the National Guard Armory. It is free to veterans and their families.
  • A Veterans’ Day parade and service, will be held on Saturday, Nov. 9, with the parade starting at 10:30 a.m., and the service at 11 a.m., at the Person County Museum of History.
  • A Veterans’ Day Gala, will be held from 6 p.m. - 9 p.m., Nov.9, at the National Guard Amrory. Additional details to follow.

    Meetings

  • Al Anon, meets at 7 p.m. on Thursday nights at Roxboro Presbyterian Church, 319 Lamar St., Roxboro.
  • The Person County Republican Party, meets the third Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m., at La Piazza Italian Restaurant, 35 Abbitt St., Roxboro.
  • AA Champions Group, meets at New Brook United Methodist Church, 267 Old Durham Road, at noon Tuesdays and Fridays; at 8 p.m. Wednesday; and at 1 p.m. Saturdays.
  • 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; noon to 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, 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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  • T.O.P.S. (Take off pounds sensibly), meets each Tuesday at Grace United Methodist Church, in the lower level Fellowship Hall. Weigh-in begins at 9 a.m., followed by the meeting at 9:30 a.m. The church is located at 313 Church St., Roxboro.
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