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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.

FEBRUARY 28

PROGRAM, to learn more about becoming a census taker will take place at Ripberger Library from 10 a.m.-noon and at Victoria Library from 1-4 p.m.

FEBRUARY 29

BLACK HISTORY PROGRAM, 3 p.m. hosted by the Christian Education Ministry at Friendship Baptist Church, Kenbridge. Shirley Lee will be the guest speaker.

MARCH 1

GOSPEL STRING MUSIC AND SINGING, 10 a.m. at Thrift’s Chapel United Methodist Church, corner of Poorhouse Road and Marshalltown Road. Singing by The Poorhouse Boys with Preacher Mike Johnson.

22ND PROM PREVIEW AND SPRING FASHION SHOW, 3 p.m. at Central High School. There will also be an after prom bake sale to raise money for the After Prom. We look forward to seeing you there.

MARCH 4

MONTHLY MEETING, 11 a.m. of the AARP Twin Lakes Chapter #4014 at Brian’s Restaurant, South Hill.

MARCH 6

CHILI AND BAKED POTATO FUNDRAISER, 5-7 p.m. at Victoria Fire and Rescue, 1421 Main Street, Victoria. Come out and support your local fire and rescue agency.

MARCH 17

SPECIAL EDUCATION ADVISORY MEETING, 1 p.m. at the School Board Office, 1009 Main St., Kenbridge, in the conference room.

APRIL 4

SPRING FLING DANCE, 7 p.m.-midnight hosted by the K-V Lions Club at People’s Community Center, 1021 Tidewater Ave., Victoria. Music by Soul Unbound DJ’s. Food and beverage provided. First 20 guests will receive a door prize. For more information, contact Brenda (914) 309-0777; Thelma (434) 288-2177; or Bonnie (434) 696-3557. Come out and help support your local Lions Club.

APRIL 25

TASTE OF THE STATES EVENT, 2 p.m. hosted by Mayflower Baptist Church at the Kenbridge-Victoria Fire and Rescue building for an afternoon of fun, fellowship and great food. Sample dishes from the South Carolina low-country, the Mississippi Delta, the Louisiana Bayou, Tex-Mex, and many other samples. Contact Connie Reese at (434) 755-7992 or any member of Mayflower Baptist Church for tickets.