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COMMUNITY NEWS

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 CommunityCalendar@KVDispatch.com.

AUGUST 7

AARP MEETING, of the Twin Lakes Chapter #4014 at Brian’s Restaurant banquet room, South Hill. The meeting is held the first Wednesday of each month.

AUGUST 7-9

REVIVAL, 7:30 p.m. at Bethany Baptist Church, Kenbridge. Prayer and praise service at 7 p.m.

AUGUST 10

YARD EXTRAVAGANZA GIVE-AWAY, 8 a.m.-noon at Jonesboro Baptist Church, 1955 Jonesboro Road, Blackstone. Something for everyone. Come early for best selection.

AUGUST 11

MISSIONARY SPEAKER, 11 a.m. at Victoria Baptist Church. Ion & Marinela Damian will be sharing about missions in Romania to the Roma people. Come join learn how God is using people to care for the needy and share the good news of Jesus. A covered dish to follow worship.

HOMECOMING, 11 a.m. at Cedar Creek Baptist Church, 2104 Jonesboro Road, Kenbridge, with the Rev. Darrell K. Jones. Dinner will be served.

HOMECOMING, 11 a.m. at Oakland Christian Church. Smokey Wilson will be in concert. Dinner on the grounds at noon.

HOMECOMING, 11 a.m. at Bethany Baptist Church, Kenbridge with Pastor Clark delivering the message. All are welcome.

AUGUST 11-14

HOMECOMING/FAMILY AND FRIENDS DAY, 11 a.m. at Union R.Z.U.A. Church, Meredithville. Guest will be the Rev. Dr. Hildreth G. McGhee, Jr. of Coram, New York and New Hope R.Z.U.A. Church of Freeman. Dinner will be served. Revival will take place Monday-Wednesday with prayer and praise service at 7:30 p.m. and worship service at 8 p.m. There will be different speakers and choirs each night. The public is welcome to attend.

AUGUST 11-16

HOMECOMING/ REVIVAL, 11 a.m. at Star Light Baptist Church with pastor the Rev. Ray A. Smith. Dinner will be served. Revival will be held Aug. 12-16 with prayer and praise at 7 p.m. and the preached word at 7:30 p.m. with a different preacher and choir each night. Everyone is welcome.

AUGUST 13

DARE PROGRAM, 6-8 p.m. entitled ‘Stop the Bullying.’ Guest speaker will be Sheriff Arthur Townsend. The event will be held at the Victoria Library. Light snacks provided. Hosted by the Kenbridge-Victoria Lions Club.

AUGUST 13-15

REVIVAL, 7:30 p.m. nightly at Cedar Creek Baptist Church, 2104 Jonesboro Road, Kenbridge. There will be different guest evangelist and choirs each night.

AUGUST 27

MONTHLY MEETING, 6:30 p.m. of VFW Post 9954 and the VFW Auxiliary at the post home located on Marshall Avenue, Victoria.

SEPTEMBER 3

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE LECTURE, 6 p.m. at Victoria Library, 1417 Seventh St., Victoria, hosted by The Kenbridge-Victoria Lions Club. Guest speaker will be a representative from Madeline’s House. A light meal will be served. Reserve your seat by calling (434) 696-3557.