Community Calendar — March 21

Published 12:00 am Thursday, March 21, 2019

Clemmons Branch Library

Week of March 21

For more information on these and other programs, check the online calendar of events at www.forsythlibrary.org or call 336-703-2920. The Clemmons Branch Library is located at 3554 Clemmons Road in Clemmons.

Children’s programs:

Children’s story times: Join in for great books, finger plays, songs and crafts. Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. for toddlers (ages 18 months to 3 years), Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. for preschoolers (ages 3-5).

Basics of Banking for Youth: On Friday, April 5, at 4 p.m. find out what children need to know about banking. This class will provide a brief overview of saving, borrowing and checking accounts for kids ages 8-13, and their parents. Presented by Summit Credit Union. To register, visit or call the Clemmons Branch Library at 336-703-2920.

Adult programs:

Wills, Trusts & Estate Planning: On Tuesday, April 2, at 3 p.m. learn how to control your assets while you are living and beyond. Presented by Summit Credit Union. To register, visit or call the Clemmons Branch Library at 336-703-2920.

Bipolar Disorder: Join in on Wednesday, April 3, at 10 a.m. to learn about bipolar disorder. Presented by the NC Geriatric & Adult Mental Health Specialty Team.

Book Lovers’ Club: The Clemmons Branch Library’s Book Lovers’ Club meets every first Monday of the month (unless the date falls on a holiday). Join this dynamic group for a great discussion of a selected title. Free and open to the public. The next meeting will be on April 1 at 6:30 p.m. with a discussion of “The Goldfinch” by Donna Tartt.

Clemmons Cookin’ Club: If you enjoy cooking, come join the Clemmons Cookin’ Club. Come in and choose a recipe from a pre-selected book and a copy will be made for you. Bring in the finished dish on the day of the meeting to share with other members. Expand your palate by tasting all the recipes, connect with people who enjoy cooking, and discuss the recipes. Call the library at 336-703-2920 if you have questions. The program will last about one hour. The next meeting is at 12:30 p.m. on Wed., April 17, in the auditorium at 3554 Clemmons Road. Visit or call the library for more information.

Chicken pie sale

Friedberg Moravian Church will be having a chicken pie sale from 4-7 p.m. Saturday, April 6. Friedberg Moravian is located at 2178 Friedberg Church Road in Winston-Salem.

Public meeting announcement

Members of the Lewisville Town Council may be present at meetings at 6 p.m. on Monday, March 25, and Tuesday, March 26, for presentations on design by selected architects for a new community center.

Meetings will be held at Town Hall on the first floor in Council Chambers.

Handicapped persons requiring special accommodations may contact Lewisville Town Hall at 336-945-5558 at least 72 hours in advance of the meeting to request assistance.

Shallowford Series Concerts

The 32nd season of Shallowford Series Concerts presented by Shallowford Presbyterian Church in collaboration with the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, will continue at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 24, at Shallowford Presbyterian Church.

The program, “An Afternoon of Violin Virtuosity,” performed by violinists and pianists from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, will include works by Bartok, Chausson, Korngold, Lalo, Mendelssohn, Mozart and St. Saens. All violin performers are students of UNCSA Professor Kevin Lawrence.

The concert is free to the public, and will be followed by a reception honoring the performers.

On view through April on the Shallowford Presbyterian Church Art Wall: “Masks: Creations of Fantasies and Dreams.” Works by artist Martina Moore and others.

Shallowford Presbyterian Church is located at 1200 Lewisville-Clemmons Road in Lewisville, near U. S. 421 Exit 242, next to Kaplan’s. For more information, contact the church at 336-766-3178 or go to www.shallowfordpresbyterian.org .

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.

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.

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 wsnewcomers@gmail.com or go to
www.newcomers-Winston-Salem.com.

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 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.

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 mktvfl@att.net . 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 info@clemmonscivicclub.org .

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 d.p.ballard@gmail.com, or visit www.rotaryclubofclemmons.com 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 lewisvilleclemmonschamber@gmail.com.

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. www.clemmonsfoodpantry.org

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.