The latest agenda 03.13.19



  • The Healthy Personians Chronic Disease Action Team, will host a free colon cancer awareness program from 5:30 - 7 p.m. March 21 called “Hope with the Scope.” The event will be at Piedmont Community College in Room S100. Guests will hear from local surgeons and gastroenterologists and have an opportunity to ask them questions. Colon healthy food will be served, courtesy of Person Memorial Hospital. RSVP to Leigh Ann Creson at the Person County Health Department by March 15.
  • The Prospect Hill Fire Department, will host a fundraiser to benefit Samantha Newcomer, a third-grader currently battling cancer. The barbecue chicken dinner will be held from 4-7 p.m. March 16. Unlimited Grace, a gospel quartet, will sing at the event. Tickets are $10. Eat-in or take out. There will be raffle tickets available and t-shirts, which will be pre-ordered. For more information, contact Angie Solomon at 336-380-5802.
  • Caregiver Connection support group, will meet at 6:30 p.m., March 19, at Cambridge Hills, 5660 Durham Road, Roxboro. All caregivers are encouraged to attend.
  • The Humane Society of Granville County, is hosting a weekend of events to raise funds for spay and neuter programs March 23-24. Tickets are $35 each and can be purchased online at Eventbrite or through the Granville County Animal Shelter. Events include a dinner and silent auction at Vino Oasi in Stem. On Sunday, Vino Oasi will host shopping event with more than 20 vendors offering items for sale. For more information, contact the Humane Society at or visit their facebook page.
  • Retired employees of CP&L, Progress Energy and Duke Energy will gather for a luncheon at 11 a.m., April 9 at Golden Corral, 40 Weeks Drive, Roxboro. For additional information contact Danny Lamberth at 434-222-5629.
  • Cambridge Hills will host, a public safety workshop from 2 - 4 p.m., March 21. Roxboro police officers will lead a seminar on how seniors can protect themselves when they are out alone. Guests are asked to RSVP by March 18. Contact Tammy Thomas to RSVP or for more information at 336-598-4697. Cambridge Hills is at 5660 Durham Road, Roxboro.
  • The Narrated Tour of Burchwood Cemetery, sponsored by the Person County Museum of History and originally scheduled for March 14, has been postponed until 5:30 p.m., March 21 because of recent inclement weather. Cost of the tour is $5 for museum members and $10 for non-members.


  • The Bethel Hill Charter School, Board of Directors will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m., Tuesday, March 19 at the school.
  • Narcotics Anonymous, meets at 7 p.m. Sundays; at 8 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays and at noon on Wednesdays at Reformation Christian Center.
  • 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.
  • Person County Al-Anon, meets at 7 p.m. Thursdays at Long Memorial United Methodist Church in Roxboro.
  • Dual Recovery Anonymous, meets at 3:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Christian Help Center.
  • 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.
  • Substance Abuse Support Group, meets at 7 p.m. on Tuesdays at Reformation Christian Center, 134 Weeks Drive, next to Golden Corral.
  • 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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