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Power Washing Fundraiser
Recovery Refuge Peer Support Center is offering power washing sessions for donations. 100% of proceeds will benefit their efforts. They're willing to power wash decks, porches, patios, driveways and sidewalks....no set fee! Sessions are through Friday, July 3rd. For more information, call Mike at 434.247.0420.
DRMC Patriot Challenge
Saturday, July 4th, 2015 - it's the Danville Regional Medical Center Patriot Challenge! The event will start at 8am on the Anglers Ridge Trail System at 350 Northside Drive. There will be a 5K/10K Trail Run and a Childrens' Fun Run. Sponsored by DRMC, Danville Running and Fitness Club, Danville Parks and recreation and Complexions Dermatology. More info, call 434-799-INFO (4636).
Controlling Your Pain: Lecture
Pain. We all live with it, young and old alike. Whether you have a sports injury, arthritis, pain issues caused by cancer treatment, back problems or just periodic aches and pains. Whether it is temporary or chronic. The list could go on and on. Join us for a free program on Tuesday, July 14, from 11:30am - 1pm at Ballou Recreation Center, lower level. Specialist, Dr. Eduardo Fraifeld, a dynamic speaker, will present Controlling Your Pain: The old, the new, the future and answer your questions. This is part of the popular, free Keeping Well in Mind, Body & Spirit Series for those concerned with cancer prevention and survivorship. The entire community is welcome and will find it beneficial. Even if you are not dealing with pain now, you will at some point in the future. This exiting program is brought to the Dan River Region by the Cancer Research and Resource Center of Southern Virginia/Danville, An outreach initiative of VCU Massey Cancer Center in partnership with Danville Parks & Recreation. Please being your lunch and a friend! Drinks and dessert are provided. Boxed lunches can be ordered in advance for $6.50. Call the Resource Center to make a reservation, 434.421.3060.
Friday, July 17th, 2015 - join the fun and excitement at Virginia International Raceway! It's the Tire Rack Ultimate Track Car Challenge Presented by Grassroots Motorsports. Admission is $10 in advance, $20 at the gate. More info, call 434-822-7700, ext. 117. Online at www.VIRnow.com
Vacation Bible School
Piney Forest Seventh Day Adventist Church invites community children ages 2 - 12 to join them for a week of fun during Vacation Bible School. The theme is Destination Paradise! Bible School will be July 19th - 23rd from 6pm - 8pm.
Tailgates N Tractors Concert
Friday, August 7th, 2015 - join the fun as Centra medical Group presents another show in the Tailgates N Tractors Summer Concert Series. This event features the music of The Worx. Gates open at 6pm, showtime is 7 'til 11. Tickets $10 in advance, $15 at the door. Cash bar with I.D.. Concessions by Just J'Licious. No coolers allowed. General admission bleachers. Floor seating, bring lawn chairs. Non-alcoholic beverage sales benefot the Northern Pittsylvania County Food Bank. The concert takes place at the Olde Dominion Agricultural Complex on Highway 29, 3 miles north of Chatham. Tickets and more info, call 434-432-8026.
August 7-9, 2015 - it's racing excitement again at Virginia International Raceway! The ChampTruck World Series takes place August 7th & 8th and the Optima Batteries Chumpcar World Series VIR 24-hour Classic takes place August 8th & 9th. 3-day tickets, $40. 2-day tickets, $30. 1-day tickets, $20. More info, call 434-822-7700, ext. 117. Online at www.VIRnow.com