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MARK YOUR CALENDAR: Upcoming events in the Danville area

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Feb. 20

VETERANS FILING VA CLAIMS: VFW Post 647 will have a service officer available to assist veterans with filing claims on the third Saturday of each month from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the VFW Post 647, 275 VFW Drive. For information, contact John Walker at 336-598-2459.

CARS & COFFEE: Old Dominion Classic Sports Car Club will host Cars & Coffee from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at Crema & Vine, 1009 Main St. For more information, call 434-548-9872.

BRUNSWICK STEW SALE: Laurel Grove Fire & Rescue, 2081 Laurel Grove Road, Sutherlin, will have a Brunswick stew sale for $6 per quart. Pick up is from 9 a.m. to noon. To pre-order, call 434-250-6809.   

JIGSAW PUZZLE SWAP: Main Street Art Collective will host a Jigsaw Puzzle Swap at 11 a.m. at 326 Main St. in Danville. Participants are asked to bring completed boxed puzzles to swap. For more information, call 434-602-2017.


Feb. 22

INDUSTRIAL HEMP SUMMIT: A virtual Industrial Hemp Summit will be held Feb. 22-23 hosted by the Institute for Advanced Learning and Research in Danville. Registration is open now at Cost of tickets are $50 through Feb. 19. For more information, contact 434-766-6605 or


Feb. 26

EMPTY BOWLS: God’s Storehouse will host its seventh annual Empty Bowls fundraiser on Feb. 26-27 at 750 Memorial Drive in Danville. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased at God’s Storehouse, Karen’s Hallmark in the Danville Mall or through Tickets will be $25 the week of the event. To ensure a COVID-19 safe event, Empty Bowls will function differently this year. Rather than serving soup in the building, God’s Storehouse is selling tickets for specific time slots from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. both days. During their selected time, the ticket holder can come to God’s Storehouse to select their bowl and receive a restaurant voucher from a local restaurant to use the two weeks following the event. Masks are required and all safety precautions will be followed.


March 4

NAR-ANON MEETINGS RESUMES: Nar-Anon will begin meeting again in person at 6 p.m. at Grace Design United Methodist Church, 1064 Franklin Turnpike. Face masks are mandatory and social distancing will be practiced. The group will meet in the gym portion of the of the church. The local group follows the Nar-anon 12 step program. For more information, call 434-713-4404 or email


Aug. 5

2021 CO-MINGLE FEEDER CALF SALE: Virginia Cooperative Extension and the Olde Dominion Cattle Cooperative will host the 2021 Co-mingle Feeder Calf sale at 6 p.m. at the Olde Dominion Agricultural Complex. Any producer interested in participating in cooperative marketing of their cattle may contact Becky Roberts at the Pittsylvania County VEC office at 434-432-7770 for specific information no later than April 1. 


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