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91.7   Lynchburg    93.9   Roanoke   105.3    Farmville & Fluvanna 

Farmville Community Lenten Series February 21-March 30

“The Road to the Resurrection” is the title of the Farmville community Lenten series, which will focus on the last hours of Jesus before his crucifixion through the eyes of the apostle John. All services begin at noon and will last about 30 minutes followed by a luncheon. All events are free and open to the public. Here is the schedule and location of each event.  

 

Wed, Feb. 21                Heritage Baptist Church                          700 Milnwood Road

Wed, Feb. 28                St. John’s Lutheran Church                    1301 Milnwood Road

Wed, Mar. 7                  Farmville United Methodist Church         212 High Street

Wed, Mar 14                 Jericho Baptist Church                            615 Franklin Street

Wed, Mar. 21                Farmville Presbyterian Church                200 3rd Street

Good Friday, Mar. 30    Farmville Baptist Church                         132 North Main Street

Coffee with CASA of Central VA in Appomattox February 24

CASA of Central VA in Appomattox invites you to join for Information Session Saturday February 24 at 2pm at the Appomattox County Administration Office. The abused and neglected children of Appomattox need you to be their voice! Enjoy some coffee or tea, meet the staff and learn about the role and responsibilities of a Court Appointed Special Advocate, and how to become one. Bring a friend and learn more about the rewards of this unique volunteer opportunity to serve the abused and neglected kids in our community. Register here to RSVP. For more information, email shannon@cvcasa.org or phone 434-485-1049.

 

 

 

 

 

Calvary Chapel Farmville We Care Banquet March 1

Calvary Chapel Farmville is hosting a We Care Banquet Thursday March 1 at 6:30pm. We Care is the prison ministry supported by CC Farmville and other area churches. Everyone is welcome to come for dinner at the Calvary Chapel sanctuary to enjoy an evening of music and sharing. Calvary Chapel Farmville is at 300 Industrial Park Road and online at www.ccfarmville.org.

 

 

 

Suicide Awareness Forum March 3-Registration extended through March 2

Mountain View United Methodist Church is hosting a Suicide Awareness Forum March 3 from 10am-2pm. This FREE event open to anyone over the age of 15. This forum is a community outreach of hope providing resources, coping, and awareness to anyone who wants more information about or has been affected by suicide.

This event includes separate breakout sessions for adults and youth as well as a group breakout session with our keynote speaker, Amy Hart.

Adult Facilitator: Jim Urban, LPC Clinical Director -Hope for Tomorrow Counseling
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Youth Facilitator: Susan Williams, C-GC Passages…Through Grief
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Keynote Speaker: Amy Hart-Founder, Enter Hope, LLC Suicide Prevention and Intervention Specialist; American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
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Doors open @ 9:30 am. A light breakfast and full lunch and nursery will be provided. Transportation available upon request.

Register by emailing gsaunders@mountainviewumc.org or by calling 434-525-6612.

Blue Ridge Women’s Center Ladies Open House March 5

The Blue Ridge Women’s Center in Roanoke is hosting a Ladies Open House Monday March 5 from 6:30-8:30pm for pastor's wives and ministry leaders. Come tour the center and hear about Healthy Boundaries from Head Up Crown On Ministries

Please RSVP to Terrie Benjamin at terrieb@blueridgewoman.org.

 

 

 

 

Timberlake Christian Schools Open House March 6

Timberlake Christian Schools presents an Open House on March 6 from 9-12 and 4-6 pm. If you're looking for a Christ-centered quality educational experience for your child, consider Timberlake Christian Schools. For over 50 years TCS has provided a solid foundation for students to grow both academically and spiritually. Timberlake Christian offers a blend of quality academics with a discipleship focused learning environment. Timberlake ranges from Pre-K through 12th grade and offers a wide-array of curricular and extra-curricular activities in a safe and nurturing atmosphere. For more information about Timberlake Christian in Forest, VA call 434-237-5943 or visit the website, tcs4u.org.

 

 

 

 

 

Campbell County Department of Social Services Help with Benefits

The Campbell County Department of Social Services will begin having a representative on site at Patrick Henry Memorial Library in Brookneal once a month to help residents with benefits.

A benefit program specialist will be at the library every second Tuesday of the month from 9 a.m. to 12 noon to help with the benefit programs SNAP, TANF, and Medicaid.

The specialist will be there to help residents in the area who have questions about benefits, who want to apply for or renew benefits, or drop off information.

The library is located at 204 Lynchburg Avenue, Brookneal.

If you have any questions, please contact Social Services at 434-332-9585.

Farmville United Methodist Church Fitness Group

Farmville United Methodist Church invites you to join The Methodizer's, a women’s only small group fitness program that meets on Mondays, Wednesdays, & Fridays from 9 AM to 10 AM in the Social Hall.  There is also a Thursday evening PiYo class at 6 PM, held in the Social Hall and open to the community.  For more information, call 434-392-4686

LITERACY VOLUNTEERS AVAILABLE TO SERVE ADULT LEARNERS

Campbell County Public Library currently has volunteer tutors trained and waiting to serve adult learners who struggle with basic reading, writing, and/or English language skills (ESL). Classes are FREE.

Class times can be arranged to suit almost any schedule. Meetings are held once per week at:

Staunton River Memorial Library, 500 Washington St., Altavista,

Patrick Henry Memorial Library, 204 Lynchburg Avenue, Brookneal.

Free classes for development of workplace skills are also available.

For more information, please call the Literacy Volunteers office at 434-592-9534 or 434-332-9561 or email Lynne Wheeler, program director, at lpwheeler@campbellcountyva.gov.

LYNCHBURG DAILY BREAD

For 33 years, Lynchburg Daily Bread has provided a hot meal in a Christian environment to the needy of the Lynchburg area.


Our office hours are 8am-1:30pm, 7 days a week. We serve a free, nutritious lunch from 10:50am to 12:20pm, 365 days a year. Everyone is welcome and guests may have as many servings as they wish. More than 98% of our food is donated from local colleges, grocery stores, restaurants, etc.


Volunteers are the lifeline of Lynchburg Daily Bread. Each day, 10-12 volunteers prepare, cook and serve the meal to the homeless and hungry of our community. If you would like to help, please contact our Volunteer Coordinator.