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. Allensville Fire Department, will host its semi-annual yard sale and vendor market from 7 a.m. - 1 p.m., Saturday, April 13, rain or shine at the fire department, 1344 Denny’s Store Road, Roxboro. Limited vendor spaces are still available for $20. Breakfast will be served from 7 - 11 a.m. and barbecue chicken lunch plates will be available beginning at noon for $10. See any Allensville Fire Department member for tickets. For more information call 336-503-4112 or 336-504-0181. 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 email@example.com 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 American Red Cross, will host the following blood drives during the month of April:
From 8 a.m. - 1 p.m., April 7, at Theresa Baptist Church, 3919 Chub Lake Road. Contact Bert Sherman at 336-5974522 for an appointment.
From 12 - 4:30 p.m., April 14, at Walnut Grove United Methodist Church, 7215 Walnut Grove Church Road, Hurdle Mills. Call Caryle Carr at 919-732-7182 to make an appointment.
From 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., April 19 at Caswell Pines Golf Course, 2390 Country Home Road, Blanch. Call Stan Brown at 336-694-2255 to make an appointment.
From 1:30 - 6 p.m., the Roxboro Jaycees will host a blood drive at Long Memorial United Methodist Church, 226 N. Main St., Roxboro. Contact Jeanne Gentry at 336-583-6995 for an appointment.
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. 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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