•9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Traphill Baptist Church, austin-Traphill Rd will hold VBS. The theme is “Adventures on Promise Island.” There will be Bible stories, crafts, music, food and games. 957-4837.
•9:45 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Elk Spur Baptist Church, at the entrance of Stone Mountain State Park in Traphill is having a One Day VBS. Lunch and treats will be served. All age groups are invited. For additional info call 336-961-6365.
•1:00 p.m. Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church 210 Oak Grove Road Elkin, will hold an appreciation service for Mother and Mrs. Gertrude Hampton of Jonesville. 997-4603 or 997-3302.
•7:00 p.m. - 9 p.m. West Elkin Baptist Church will host a Youth Conference nightly, at their fellowship hall. See Signs at Elk Spur & Harris Ave. All youth are welcome.
• 6:00 p.m. Friendship Baptist Church, East Bend will have Sev Sov Ashley, a survivor of the Cambodian concentration camps, to share her testimony during the evening service. Homemade ice cream supper immediately to follow.
July 16 – 20
•7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Uplands Reach Summer Camp will be at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church for Juniors.
•6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Jonesville First United Methodist Church will hold “Bug Zone” VBS. The church is located on West Main Street in Jonesville. 258-2424.
July 22 – 24
•7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Uplands Reach Summer Camp will be at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church for Tweens.
•10:00 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. Liberty Knob Baptist Church on Oklahoma Road near Roaring Gap, N.C. Will have their original Royal-Miles-Brooks Reunion. The reunion and picnic lunch will follow the grave decoration services. The public is invited, as well as all relatives and friends of the Royal, Miles, and Brooks families. Please bring a picnic basket and enjoy the reunion. Spend a day in the mountains with your family while enjoying a picnic lunch, see old friends and make new friends.
6:00 p.m. North Oak Ridge Baptist Church, Boonville will have a 5th Sunday Night Singing. The Craft Brothers from Lewisville will be the visiting singers. Everyone welcome. 367-7759.
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