The latest Agenda 2-12-20

  • Person County Extension, will host a four-part workshop on managing woodlands. The classes will meet Feb. 13, May 14, Aug. 13 and Nov. 12, alternating between the Granville County Expo Center and the Vance County Regional Farmer’s Market. For details or to register visit or call 919-603-1350.
  • Roxboro Little Theater, will perform “Plaza Suite” (with dinner being served), at 6:30 p.m., Friday and Saturday, Feb. 14 and 15, and at 5:30 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 16, at the Kirby Theater. This is a ticketed event.
  • Person County Extension, will partner with extension offices from Granville, Vance and Warren counties to host a blueberry workshop from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., Feb. 15 at the Granville County Extension office, 125 Outer Loop, Oxford. To register or for more information, call Johnny Coley at 919-603-1350 or Paul McKenzie at 252-438-8188.
  • The Person County Habitat for Humanity Yard Sale, held at 110 Carver Drive, Roxboro, will now be open every Wednesday and Saturday, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. The January special will feature 50 percent off all furniture, and most exercise equipment at $20. Donated items are accepted.
  • The American Red Cross, has scheduled the following blood drives in Person County in February:
    – From 1:30 - 6 p.m., Feb. 19 at Person Family Medical and Dental Center, 702 N. Main St., Roxboro
    – From 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m., Feb. 25 at Roxboro Community School, 115 Lake Drive, Roxboro.
    – From 11 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., Person County Sheriff’s Office, 120 Court St., Roxboro.
  • The Jordan and Harrison Family Reunion Committee, will sponsor a stew beginning at 11 a.m., Feb. 15 at 606 S. Main St., Roxboro, across from the Rock Inn.


  • The Christian Help Center 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 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 Sundays from 7 - 8 p.m., and Wednesdays from 12 - 1:15 p.m., at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 422 N. Main St., Roxboro. 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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