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  • The Moriah Volunteer Fire Department, will host a barbecue plate sale from 11 a.m. until the food is gone, Saturday, Nov. 9. For $8 per plate, supporters can have their choice of pork barbecue or barbecued chicken, along with baked beans, slaw, rolls and dessert. Station 1 will be for dine in or take-out. Station 2 will be a take-out site only.
  • A free Veterans’ Day Breakfast, will be held at 7:30 a.m., Nov. 9, at the National Guard Armory. It is free to veterans and one guest.
  • A Veterans’ Day parade and service, will be held on Saturday, Nov. 9, with the parade starting at 10 a.m., and the service at 11 a.m., at the Person County Museum of History.
  • A Veterans’ Day Gala, will be held from 6-9 p.m., Nov. 9, at the National Guard Armory. The event is free to veterans and they may each bring one guest.
  • The Southern Caswell Ruritan Club, will host its annual ham and egg supper from 4-7 p.m., Nov. 9. Plates are $7. Club members will also be selling raffle tickets. Proceeds from the event are put back into the community. The club is at 9614 NC 62 South, Burlington.
  • The Shops of Hall’s Way, located at 44 Gordon St., Roxboro, will host a holiday shopping event with special vendors, from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 9.
  • The Person County Historical Society, is inviting all to attend a dedication ceremony of the Satterfield Cemetery, located off Satterfield St., behind the old Senior Center, at 2 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 10.
  • A Veterans’ Day ceremony, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 11, at the Person County Veterans Memorial Park, 316 S. Morgan St., Roxboro.
  • The City of Roxboro Sanitation Department, will be closed Monday, Nov. 11 for Veteran’s Day. Monday garbage collections will be done on Tuesday, Nov. 12 along with the regular Tuesday route. Customers are asked to have garbage cans on the street by 6 a.m. on the day of pickup. Anyone with questions can call the Clearinghouse at 336-599-5658. Clayton & Hurdle customers will be served on a regular schedule.
  • The Chi Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa, will meet at 5:30 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 12, at the Homestead Steak House, 205 Frank Timberlake Road, Timberlake.
  • The Good Morning Coffee Hour, will be held at The Golden Corral Restaurant, 40 Weeks Drive, Roxboro, at 8 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 13.
  • The Roxboro Area Chamber of Commerce, will host “Business After Hours” at the former Roxboro Country Club, 260 Club House Road, Roxboro, at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 14. BINGO will follow at 7 p.m.
  • The Roxboro Little Theatre, will perform “The Wiz” at 7:30 p.m. on Friday & Saturday, Nov. 15 & 16, and at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 17, at the Kirby Theater, 213 N. Main St., Roxboro. Tickets are $8 for students, and $20 for adults.
  • The Person County Senior Center, will host a Kerr-Tar Regional Food Policy community input meeting from 3 p.m. - 5 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19, at the Senior Center, 87 Semora Road, Roxboro.
  • The Hall Sisters, of the country pop genre, will appear at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 23., at the Kirby Theater. This is a ticket event.
  • Small Business Saturday, will be held throughout Person County on Saturday, Nov. 30, featuring shopping specials to celebrate small businesses.
  • The Person County Habitat for Humanity, yard sale is at 110 Carver Drive every Wednesday and Saturday from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Donated items will also be accepted.


  • The Christian Help Center, announces that “the Woodchucks,” a group of citizens who help keep the Center stocked with firewood for keeping those in need warm during winter, gather to cut, split, and stack wood every Wednesday from 8 - 11:30 a.m., in the lower parking lot behind Long Memorial United Methodist Church. Anyone is welcome to help. When inclement weather threatens, call the center at 336-599-6070, for schedule information. The group will also work each second Saturday during December, January, February and March. Call Lyman Johnson at 336-503-8770 for more information.
  • 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.
  • TOPS (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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