Mondays - Celebrate Recovery every Monday night at the First Baptist Church in Hendersonville . Dinner is served from 6 until 6:45 pm and the meeting starts immediately after....The church is located on 5th Avenue, But the meeting is held in the church fellowship hall located on Buncombe Street. Celebrate Recovery is a Christ centered program whose aim is to help people strugglng with life.
June 28th & 29th & 30th - The Henderson County Extension Service will hold a Youth Food Preservation Camp for three days for kids ages 9 to 12 to partcipate in a three day hands on workshop June 28th we will learn how to make jam (the type will depend on what is in season), day 2 will focus on dehydratlng fruits and vegetables; and Day 3, the kids will learn how to operate a pressure canner properly and can green beans. Each class costs $5.00 to cover the cost of the supplies and materials. At the end of the workshops, each partcipant will take home samples of their hard work. If your child is interested, get them registered for one or all of these classes because space is limited to the first 10 who register and pay their fees. Contact Renay Knapp, Extension Agent to register or for more info. Or contact Ivy Olson or Barbara Walker at 828-697-4891.
Thursday - June 23rd - Grace Lutheran Church and WL0S-TV will host their 29th annual blood drive in the church's Stull Hall. Open from 7 am tl 7 pm donors may walk-in or schedule an appointment in advance. Each blood donation takes an hour or less and saves up to three lives. Donors will receive a special "Be A Hero" t-shirt and a coupon for a free order of pancakes at Fireside Pancake House in Hendersonville. Donors are also invited to enjoy Grace's wonderful canteen, supported by food donations from local restaurants and vendors. Donors can schedule appointments at Grace's sign-up station in the church lobby at the corner of Sixth Avenue West and Blythe Street in Hendersonville or by calling The Blood Connection at 828-233-5302. Walk-ins are always welcome although appointments are encouraged. Grace Lutheran Church is located at the corner of Sixth Avenue West and Bythe Street in Hendersonville. For more info call 828-693-4890.
June 20th thru June 26th - Trinity Presbyterian Church invites all first grade thru high school children and teenagers to be part of the 5th Annual Music and Drama Camp . Cost for the entire week is $20.00 per camper with a maximum of $50.00 per family. Scholarships are available. All particpants will receive a t-shirt. Registration forms are available on the Trinity website at www.trinitypresc.org and in the office at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 900 Blythe Street.
Friday & Saturday - June 25th to 26th - The Blue Ridge Amateur Radio Club will hold Field Day - an annual event in the United States and Canada..... The event is being held at 801 Glover Street, Jackson Park in Hendersonville, N. C. starting at 2 pm on Saturday thru 2 pm on Sunday. Operators will be on duty all night. Field Day is a picnic ,camp-out, a contest and practice for emergencies. Come and see the main aspects of Amateur Radio (Ham Radio) highlighted on these two days. Mark your calendars and bring the whole familly. Kids are welcome. They'll even let you talk on the air! Hope to see you there!
Friday Mornings-June 10-July 29 - The Etowah United Methodist Men are now accepting merchandise donations for the August 6th Etowah Flea Market. Merchandise is being accepted at the pavilion behind the church from 9 am til 11:30 am each Friday morning thru July 29th. The church is located on Brickyard Road in Etowah. They accept most any fairly good clean merchandise -- but please, NO CLOTHES, HANDBAGS, SHOES, LARGE EXERCISE EQUIPMENT, MATTRESSES, OBSOLETE COMPUTERS, MAGAZINES, OR TV'S THAT ARE NOT FLAT SCREEN....All proceeds from the August 6th Flea Market go to support local and national charitable and mission projects. For more info contact Dick Ranges at 828-707-0329 or the church at 828-891-4360.
Saturday, August 6th - The Edneyville High School Class of 1966 will hold its 50th Reunion on Saturday, August 6, 2016. If you are a class member and did not receive your reservation sheet, or need additional information, please call another class member.