Published 12:12 pm Wednesday, June 13, 2018

The Church and Community Events calendar is published each Wednesday. Items must be submitted by 4:30 p.m. on Monday for that Wednesday’s calendar. Email events to wanda.fix@


DEADLINE, to submit entry and sponsorship forms for the Fourth of July parade and jubilee.

JUNE 15-16

FIREFLY FESTIVAL, 9-11 p.m. at High Bridge Trail State Park. Parking fee applies. Closest access is the Camp Paradise parking area. Food trucks available. Educational lessons will be offered.


RANGER CHALLENGE, 1-3:30 p.m. at Twin Lakes State Park. Youth 14 years old and younger with a parent or other adult. Teams will compete in the Backyard Bass Casting game, a canoeing challenge, a corn hole challenge and an obstacle course. The award ceremony will be at 4 p.m. Register at the sport of choice on the day of the event. Rain date June 17.


HOMECOMING, 2 p.m. at Mayflower Baptist Church, Kenbridge. The Rev. Elizabeth Saunders and Blackwell Temple A.M.E. Zion Church will be in charge of the services.

JUNE 18-22

REVIVAL, 7:30 p.m. nightly at Mayflower Baptist Church, 3620 Sneads Store Road, Kenbridge. Guest speaker, the Rev. Trava Hawkins of Zion Hill Baptist, Victoria.


BOOK SIGNING EVENT, 5:30 p.m. at the Robert Russa Moton Museum with the Hon. Henry L. Marsh III.


200TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION AT BRICKLAND, Sponsored by the Historical Society. 1-5 p.m. at 6877 Brickland Road, Kenbridge. Dawn Conrad in the garden at 2 p.m. and Adam Erby on Brickland’s architecture at 3 p.m. Limited number of advance ticket holders beginning at 5 p.m., including dinner on the grounds featuring locally grown and sourced food items. See for more

A TASTE-OF-STATES, 3 p.m. sponsored by members of Mayflower Baptist Church at the Peoples Community Center, Victoria. An afternoon full of fellowship, fun and food sampling.


WOMEN AND MEN’S DAY, 3 p.m. at Cedar Creek Baptist Church. Speakers will be the Rev. Dorothy Davis, Penuel, RZUA of Palmer Springs and the Rev. Bernard Page, Fourth Mount Zion Baptist Church, Crewe.


PARADE AND JUBILEE, sponsored by the Lunenburg Chamber and the Town of Kenbridge. Download entry forms at or No entry fees. Deadline to submit forms is June 15.