The latest Agenda 1-15-20

  • The Roxboro Area Chamber of Commerce, will hold its annual banquet at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 16. This is a ticketed event.
  • The 2020 Martin Luther King Day Parade and Birthday Bash, hosted by SPEEED and the Aviyon Foundation, is set for 1 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 18. Line up at 12:30 p.m. at Long Memorial United Methodist Church. For more information, email nanetech@gmail or call 336-459-0353.
  • The Person County Democratic Party, will hold a meeting from 6-7 p.m., Jan. 21 at Person County Democratic Headquarters, 102 N. Main St., Suite 4.
  • The Kirby Theater, will host Mike Wiley’s “One Noble Journey” at 7:30 p.m., Friday, Jan. 24. Tickets are available through the Kirby Theater Box Office, 336-597-1709.
  • The Person County Habitat for Humanity Yard Sale, held at 110 Carver Drive, Roxboro, will now be open every Wednesday and Saturday, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. The January special will feature 50 percent off all furniture, and most exercise equipment at $20. Donated items are accepted.
  • The Oxford Granville Martin Luther King Celebration Committee, will sponsor a night of dialogue, tribute and celebration at 5 p.m., Jan. 20 at Northern Granville Middle School, 3144 Webb School Road, Oxford. Admission is free.


  • The Christian Help Center Woodchucks, a group of citizens who help keep the Center stocked with firewood for keeping those in need warm during winter, gather to cut, split, and stack wood every Wednesday from 8-11:30 a.m., in the lower parking lot behind Long Memorial United Methodist Church. Anyone is welcome to help. When inclement weather threatens, call the center at 336-599-6070, for schedule information. The group will also work each second Saturday during January, February and March. Call Lyman Johnson at 336-503-8770 for more information.
  • Al Anon, meets at 7 p.m. on Thursday nights at Roxboro Presbyterian Church, 319 Lamar St., Roxboro.
  • The Person County Republican Party, meets the third Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m., at La Piazza Italian Restaurant, 35 Abbitt St., Roxboro.
  • AA Champions Group, meets at New Brook United Methodist Church, 267 Old Durham Road, at noon Tuesdays and Fridays; at 8 p.m. Wednesday; and at 1 p.m. Saturdays.
  • The NA Homegroup of Roxboro, meets Sundays from 7 - 8 p.m., and Wednesdays from 12 - 1:15 p.m., at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 422 N. Main St., Roxboro. For more information, call 336-583-7848.
  • Dual Recovery Anonymous, meets at 7 p.m., Thursdays, at Concord United Methodist Church, 70 Concord Church Road, Roxboro.
  • Celebrate Recovery, (physical and psychological addiction) meets from 7 - 9 p.m. Tuesdays at Westwood Baptist Church in Roxboro. For additional information, call Jim Fulp at 336-504-3762.
  • AA New Beginnings Group, has closed literature study meetings at 7 p.m. on Fridays at New Brook United Methodist Church, 265 Old Durham Road, Roxboro.
  • AA Back Room Group, meets at 6 p.m. on Sundays at the Hurdle Mills Fire Department.
  • Safe Haven of Person County Support Group, meets 6:30 - 8 p.m. on Thursdays at 119 S. Main St. For more information, call 336-597-8699.

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