Church and community calendar

Published 7:46 am Thursday, June 21, 2018

The Church and Community Events calendar is published each Friday. Items must be submitted by 10 a.m. Monday for that Friday’s calendar. Events should be emailed to CommunityCalendar@


INFORMATIONAL MEETING, 7 p.m. at the Randolph District Firehouse. David Meinhard, 4th District Supervisor, will be present to meet with district residents, provide information, and answer questions about the proposed landfill. He also seeks to determine the feelings of District residents toward the landfill project. All district residents are urged to attend.

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JUNE 22-23

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL DAY CAMP, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at Maysville Baptist Church in Buckingham Courthouse. The closing program will be at 12:30 p.m. Saturday. All activities are free and open to the public. Register at drop off Friday at 8:30 a.m. or by visiting the Maysville Baptist Church Facebook page.


HAT RALLY SERVICE, 3 p.m. at Midway Baptist Church, 837 Guinea Road. The Voices of Unity will be in concert. Men and women are asked to wear and model their favorite hat. All are welcome.

FARMVILLE HIGH SCHOOL REUNION, 3 p.m. at the home of Dickie Cralle, 1 Hudson Street, Farmville. Bring a heavy hors d’ oeuvre to share. Bring a chair. Casual dress.

ANNUAL WOMEN’S CONFERENCE, 8 a.m. – noon at Rocky Mount Baptist Church, 919 Stoney Point Road, Cumberland. Guest speaker, Minister Sandy Patterson, Associate Minister at Dillwyn Holy Temple, Dillwyn. She will also be the guest preacher for 11 a.m. Women’s Day Worship Service Sunday.

YOUTH SERVICE, 4 p.m. at Mt. Zion 2nd Baptist Church, Green Bay, is postponed to a later date.

DELMA’S PANTRY, is open from 8:30 – 10 a.m. on the first and fourth Saturdays of every month at the Cumberland Community Cares building, 1550 Anderson Highway. This is an income-based food pantry. Photo ID required.

CAMPING ON HIGH BRIDGE, to celebrate the weekend designated as the Great American Campout at High Bridge Trail State Park. Learn basic skills related to camping, including programs about campfire cooking, fire starting, camping basics, gear suggestions and the camaraderie of a campfire.


WORSHIP SERVICE, 11 a.m. at Forest Baptist Church, Meherrin will be preached by the Rev. Bruce Boling. All are welcome.

CBC MISSIONARY CIRCLE ANNUAL DAY, 3 p.m. at Cornerstone Baptist Church, 16 Horsepen Road, Farmville. The Springfield Travelers of Keysville will be in concert. Come and help us lift Jesus.

3RD CHOIR ANNIVERSARY, 3 p.m. for the Mt. Moriah Upper Room Baptist Church Adult Choir, Tuggle Road, Farmville. Various choirs on the program. Light refreshments will be served before the program beginning a 1 p.m. All are welcome.

SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM, 3 p.m. at Zion Hill Baptist Church. All are welcome to attend.

FAMILY AND FRIENDS DAY, 11 a.m. at Forest Baptist Church. Lunch will be served after the service. All are welcome.

ANNUAL WOMEN’S DAY, 3 p.m. at New Hope Baptist Church of Keysville. Speaker will be Minister Candia.

YOUTH DAY, 11 a.m. at New Witt Baptist Church, Farmville Highway South. Guest minister will be the Rev. Robert Waker from the New Bethel Baptist Church, Meherrin.

MEN’S DAY, 3 p.m. at Mercy Seat Baptist Church.

PASTOR’S THIRD ANNIVERSARY, 11:30 a.m. at Chief Cornerstone Baptist Church in Dillwyn followed by light refreshments. Guest preacher the retired Rev. Alonso Minor from Bright Hope Baptist Church. All are welcome.

JUNE 24-29

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at Jones Chapel Baptist Church for ages 2 through sixth grade; youth mission group, grades seven -12.


BBQ CHICKEN DINNER, 5-7 p.m. at MacCallum More Museum and Gardens. Eat in or takeout. For more information, call (434) 372-0502 or mmmg@

JUNE 25-27

HOMECOMING AND REVIVAL, 7:30 p.m. at Green Creek New Site Baptist Church, located 375 River Road, Farmville. Worship Service will begin at 8 p.m. There will be different guest each night. All are welcome.

JUNE 25-29

4-H SUMMER CAMP for youth ages 9-13 as of September. 30. Volunteers are needed. Sponsored by Virginia Cooperative Extension. Call Jake, (434) 392-4246.


ALL MEMBERS SHOW, 5-7 p.m. at Hampden-Sydney College. As a reminder, this show is open to all CVA members and you may submit one piece of art for sale or NFS.


HAY WORKSHOP, 8:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Prince Edward Extension Office. Lunch provided for a fee. Call (434) 392-4246 to register.


100 MEN IN BLACK PROGRAM, 3 p.m. at Jericho Baptist Church, 615 Franklin St., Farmville. Guest speaker on the Theme: “Dressed for the Test” will be the Rev. Dr. Cavell Phillips, Assistant Pastor of the Richmond Christian Center and the 106.5 “The Beat” radio host. The program will pay tribute to men in black suits from the counties of Amelia, Buckingham, Cumberland, Lunenburg, Nottoway and Prince Edward. The event will benefit Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). All are welcome.


USHER MINISTRY PROGRAM, 3 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Church,1144 Hendricks Road, Pamplin. Guest Speaker the Rev. Bland of Mt. Pero Baptist, Powhatan.


INDUSTRIAL HEMP OPEN FORUM, 6-8 p.m. at Environment Education Center at Lancer Park. Seats are Limited. Pre-register at (434) 392- 4246 or


FREE LAY RESCUER TRAINING, 10-11:30 a.m. at Crossroads, 214 Bush River Drive, Farmville. Learn how to respond to an opioid overdose emergency with administration of naloxone.


MONTHLY FELLOWSHIP, noon – 1 p.m. at Payne Memorial United Methodist Church, 1 Stoney Point Road, Cumberland. The theme for the remainder of 2018 will be “Choosing Life.” Our speaker will be the Rev. Barry Vassar. Please join us.


CUMBERLAND COMMUNITY MARKET, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Payne Memorial Methodist Church at 1 Stoney Point Road, Cumberland. Handmade crafts, antiques/collectibles, produce, yard sale, direct market items and prepared food items. Food and drinks will be available for purchase. Tables will be set up inside and outside. If interested in reserving a spot, contact Lisa Davis at (804) 387-2356 or by email at lisa.blanton62@