Community News

Published 12:42 pm Wednesday, July 19, 2017

The Church and Community Events calendar is published each Wednesday. Items must be submitted by noon Monday for that Wednesday’s calendar. Events should be emailed to


VFW AUXILIARY 9954 MEETING, 7 p.m. at the post home. All members are asked to attend.


MEETING, 6 p.m. of the Lunenburg County Public Library System Board of Trustees at the Victoria Public Library. This meeting is open to the public.


JULY SERVICES, 11 a.m. at Cedar Creek Baptist Church, 2104 Jonesboro Road, Kenbridge. Come and worship. Speaker will be the Rev. Bernard P. Page, Associate Minister Fourth Mount Zion Baptist Church, Crewe. Sunday School each Sunday at 10 a.m.

ANNUAL HOMECOMING, 11 a.m. at New Grove Baptist Church with echoes from homecomers, visitors and friends. At noon, Pastor Bagley will conduct the morning worship service. Dinner will be served immediately following the morning service. All are welcome.

PASTOR’S ANNIVERSARY, 3 p.m. at New Bethel Baptist Church in Meherrin. This event will celebrate the 22nd anniversary of Pastor Haney Thomas, Jr. Guest preacher will be the Rev. Dr. Ricky A. Lee, Pastor of Bethlehem Baptist Church in Chase City. All are invited.

HOMECOMING, 11 a.m. at the Macedonia Baptist Church, Keysville. Pastor Rev. Tyrone Brown will bring forth the gospel message for the morning service. Dinner will be served immediately following the service.


REGULAR MEETING, 7 p.m. of The Lunenburg County Democratic Party committee at the Senior Citizens Building, Tidewater Ave., Victoria. All are welcome.

JULY 24-28

VBS AT KENBRIDGE UNITED METHODIST, 5:30 p.m. entitled “What’s in the Bible?” Kids ages 2 years through entering 6th grade are invited to join us to experience the Bible through videos, games, crafts and music. The fun begins each night with a light dinner, then the program runs from 6 -8 p.m. Families are welcome to join us for Friday’s program that will start at 6 p.m. with a small mission project and then dinner. For information contact the church at (434) 676-8117 or

REVIVAL SERVICES, 7:30 p.m. at the Macedonia Baptist Church, Keysville. Guest revivalist for the week will be the Rev. Tyrone Craighead of Saxe. Different choirs will perform each night. Worship service will begin at 8 p.m. All are welcome.


ANNUAL MEETING, 5 p.m. of the Friends of the Victoria Public Library to elect Directors and Officers. For more information, go to

LUNENBURG CHAMBER MEETING, noon at Victoria Restaurant in Victoria. For more information, go to


A MESSAGE OF MUSIC, 11 a.m. at Union Grove Baptist Church, 2006 County Line Road, Keysville, followed by a covered dish luncheon. Musical guests are THE CRESTMEN. All are invited.


74TH ALLEN FAMILY REUNION will be held at College Presbyterian Church, Hampden Sydney. Those wishing to attend the service at 11 a.m. and worship with the College Church congregation may do so. After the service, the Allen family and friends will meet in the church’s Thompson Hall for lunch, fellowship, and a business meeting at approximately 12:30 p.m. Please bring a covered dish to share.

FAMILY REUNION, 12:30 p.m. of the Wallace/Overton/Ashworth families with a covered dish meal at the VFW Hall, Victoria.


CLASS REUNION, 6 p.m. of the Nottoway Senior High Class of 1977. Cocktails and dinner will be held at the Blackstone Herb Cottage. Cost is $35. Members may also attend the Nottoway High School home football game against Buckingham on Friday, September 22nd. For more information or to get a registration form, contact Barbara (Thomas) Gilchrist, Beth Lawver or Cherol (King) Watkins Members must register by August 23rd.