Community Calendar — March 14

Published 12:00 am Thursday, March 14, 2019

Upcoming services at Pine Grove UMC

 Pine Grove UMC will be hosting the following events and services:
• April 13 — Easter Egg Hunt
• April 14 — Palm Sunday service at 11 a.m.
• April 16 — Sedar Interpretation at 7 p.m.
• April 17 — Healing & Wholeness Service at 7 p.m.
• April 18 — Foot Washing and Holy Communion at 7 p.m.
• April 19 — Tenebre at 7 p.m.
• April 21 — Sunrise Service at 6:34 a.m., Restoration Service at 10:45 a.m., celebration at 11 a.m.
For additional information, contact the church office at 336-765-2569. Pine Grove UMC is located at 1130 Jonestown Road in Winston-Salem.

Jazz worship service

Shallowford Presbyterian Church will offer a Jazz Worship Service at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, March 17. Musicians for the service, which includes hymns, gospel songs, and spirituals for congregation and choir will be Patrick Lawrence, Karen Kendrick, Larry Carman and Dave Reid with Diana Tuffin, vocalist. Guest minister for this service will be Rev. Felicia Hoyle. Shallowford Presbyterian Church is located at 1200 Lewisville-Clemmons Road near the Lewisville-Clemmons Exit 242 of U.S. 421 North, next to Kaplan’s. For more information, call 336-766-3178 or go to .

Country Pinto Bean Supper Fundraiser event

Lewisville United Methodist Church will be hosting a pinto bean supper from 5:30-8 p.m. on Friday, April 5. Everyone is invited. Pinto beans with all the fixin’s, coleslaw, cornbread, iced tea, and dessert will be served. Entertainment will be provided by the country and bluegrass band Chicken Hot Rod. Tickets are $9 in advance and $10 at the door. Tickets for children age 10 and under are $5. All proceeds will benefit the projects of the Lewisville Historical Society.  Call 336-766-5842 for more information. Lewisville United Methodist Church is located at 6290 Shallowford Road in Lewisville.

Clemmons Presbyterian Church to host blood drive

Clemmons Presbyterian Church will host a blood drive from 2:30-7 p.m. on Thursday, March 14.

Walk-ins are welcome but things run more smoothly for individual donors and the drive as a whole if you have an appointment. You may get an appointment from blood drive coordinator Sam Boger at 336-830-4034 or at the Red Cross website The Red Cross currently has less than a 3-day supply of many blood types. Please give.

Clemmons Presbyterian Church is located at 3930 Clemmons Road (Hwy. 158).

Newcomers and Neighbors meeting

Newcomers and Neighbors of the greater Winston-Salem area holds its monthly meeting on the fourth Tuesday of each month. Coffee and social time is at 9:45 a.m. with meeting to follow. The meetings are held at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 1416 Bolton Street, Winston-Salem. For membership information, email or go to

Extension class on growing mushrooms

The Forsyth Cooperative Extension will present an adult education class on growing mushrooms at home from 11 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, March 6, at the Arboretum at Tanglewood Park, 4201 Manor House Circle in Clemmons.

You’ll learn tips on how you can grow mushrooms at home, both indoors and outdoors as part of a garden. Ernie and Cathy Wheeler, of Borrowed Land Farm, will be the featured speakers.

The class is free, but registration is required no earlier than two weeks prior to the program. Space is limited. For more information or to register, contact the Forsyth Cooperative Extension office at 336-703-2850 or email


Shredding event

Holy Family Catholic Church will host a shredder event on March 23 from 9 a.m. until noon in the church parking lot at 4820 Kinnamon Road in Clemmons. Suggested donations are $5 per bag or file box and checks can be made payable to “Knights of Columbus.”

Shiloh Lutheran Church hosts Lenten events

Shiloh Lutheran will host the following services in observance of Lenten:
• March 14, 21, 28, April 4, 11
Lenten soup and service, fellowship hall, 6:30 p.m.
• April 14
Palm Sunday, 10:45 a.m. service
• April 18
Maundy Thursday, 7 p.m. service
• April 19
Good Friday, 7 p.m. service
• April 21
Easter sunrise service in Old Deutch Cemetery, approx. 7:07 a.m.
Service will be held at the end of narrow road behind the Church and fellowship hall
• April 21
Easter service in sanctuary, 10:45 a.m.
Shiloh Lutheran is located at 703 Lewisville-Vienna Road in Lewisville.

Annual Shamrock Run

The 31st Annual Shamrock Run will be held this year on the eve of St. Patrick’s Day on Saturday, March 16, at St. Francis of Assisi Church in historic Downtown Mocksville.

Online registration is available at and closes at noon on March 14. Runners can also register by mail by downloading the form from and mailing it with a check by March 8 to: Shamrock Run Race Director, St. Francis of Assisi Church, 862 Yadkinville Road, Mocksville, N.C., 27028. Runners and Fun Walkers can also register at the church on the day before or the day of the races

The fee for registering for the 5K race or the 10K race before March 10 is $25; students under 18 pay $20. The fee for running both races is $35 with students under 18 paying $25. There is an extra fee of $10 if you register after that date. The fee for the untimed Fun Walk is $15.

Runners and Fun Walkers who register before March 1 will be guaranteed getting an official race T-shirt on race day. Race packets will be available at 7 a.m. on Saturday, March 16. The 5K run will start at 8:15 a.m. and the 10K race begins at 9 a.m.

Award ceremonies and festivities will follow after the conclusion of each race.

Master Gardener plant sale

The Forsyth County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers will hold their annual plant sale at the Arboretum at Tanglewood Park from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. on Friday, May 3, and Saturday, May, 4. Enjoy the beauty of the gardens while making your way to one of Forsyth County’s premier plant sales. Selections include unique annuals and herbaceous perennials, as well as flowering shrubs and trees, such as native plants, milkweed, herbs, vegetables, and more.

This event is one of the major fundraisers for the Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Program. Proceeds from your purchase help maintain The Arboretum and Gardens at Tanglewood Park and fund the monthly Adult Education lecture series held at the Arboretum office throughout the year.

Shop early for best selection. For additional information, call 336.703.2850.

Jam sessions

Farmington Community Center at 1723 Farmington Road in Mocksville hosts a country music and gospel only jam session every Thursday night from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. The center also hosts a bluegrass jam session every Monday night from 7-9 p.m. Bring whatever instrument you play and join the fun. Cover charge for listeners $2, players are free.

GriefShare program at Clemmons UMC

Clemmons United Methodist Church will have a series of GriefShare, a grief support group every Monday night at 7 p.m. in the Ministry Center. If you or someone you know is grieving the loss of a loved one, you are invited to join. For more information, call Nancy at 336-971-7275 or Ann at 434-251-0343. Clemmons United Methodist Church is located at 3700 Clemmons Road.

Victory on the Frontline Church

Coffee, juice and pastries are served every Sunday morning at 9:45 a.m. Children’s and adult Sunday school starts at 10 a.m.

Worship service with Pastor Michael Duffield begins at 11 a.m. The Wednesday evening “Just As I Am” casual and family service has expanded. Dinner is served at 6:20 p.m., followed by a Bible study led by Pastor Mike from 7-7:45 p.m. Also in the fellowship hall, a new adult class on Revelation with Kerley Young. All people of Christian faith are encouraged to attend. For more information, contact the church at 336-577-2873 or . Victory on the Frontline Church and Event Center, 4307 Welcome-Arcadia Rd., Lexington.

Kiwanis Club

The Clemmons Kiwanis Club meets at the Trinity Elms Health & Rehab facility at 7449 Fair Oaks Dr. in Clemmons. The club meets on the first and third Wednesdays at 7:30 a.m. Meeting lasts one hour. Call 703- 2921 for any other information.

Clemmons Civic Club

Clemmons Civic Club, one of the areas oldest community organizations, is now open to both men and women interested in serving the Clemmons community. Meeting are held in the civic club building on Middlebrook Drive the fourth Thursday of the month beginning with dinner at 6:30 p.m. followed by an informative program.  Your first meal is complimentary. RSVP to David Barson at .

Rotary Club of Clemmons

Clemmons Rotary Club meets from 7–8 a.m. on Wednesdays at the Village Inn Event Center, 6205 Ramada Dr, Clemmons. Contact Daniel Ballard at 336-608-9122 or, or visit for more information.

Chamber of Commerce

The Lewisville-Clemmons Chamber of Commerce meetings are held from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month at the Historic Broyhill, 3540 Clemmons Road, Clemmons. Lunch is $10 for members and guests. Please RSVP to 336-970-5100 or email

Lewisville American Legion Post 522

Join a community post that supports our veterans and the town of Lewisville. Responsible for the veteran’s memorial and Memorial Day event at the Shallowford Square in Lewisville. Post also assists in veteran’s funerals. Meets every first Thursday at 7:30 p.m. At the G. Galloway Reynolds Community Center directly behind Lewisville Library. For more info. call Larry at 945-9529.

Clemmons Food Pantry

The Clemmons Food Pantry, now located at 2585 Old Glory Road, Suite 109, Clemmons, is open Tuesdays from 4 to 6 p.m., Thursdays from 4 to 7 p.m. and Saturdays from 9 to 11 a.m. People may receive services or drop off donations at these times.

Cross Stitching at Shiloh Lutheran

If you enjoy needle crafting, knit, cross-stitch, crochet and non-sewing blanket projects, consider joining the Busy Hands Group, every Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. Located at Shiloh Lutheran Church fellowship hall, 703 Lewisville-Vienna Rd, Lewisville, NC 27023. Items donated to sick, needy and shut-ins.