Calendar events must be submitted by noon Monday for publication. Items accepted are events sponsored by not-for-profit organizations or free events. Mail to: Community Calendar c/o The Nashville Graphic, 203 W. Washington St. Nashville, NC 27856 or fax (252) 459-3052 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include a contact name and phone number.
The DERP will host "Christmas in Enfield" Friday, December 6 and Saturday, December 7. On Friday, events, begin at 6 p.m. with a tree lighting, visit by Santa, dramatic Christmas reading, music and Stew in the Street. On Saturday, events will be held from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Events will include an Artisan Fair and Vendors, festival of trees, 50/50 raffle and children's craft time. On Saturday afternoon, there will be a Christmas Homes Tour from 11 a.m until 4 p.m. and an Oyster Roast at 5:30 p.m. For info, visit www.derpserves.org.
Rock Creek Baptist Church will host its annual Christmas Bazaar on December 7 from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the church, located at 1238 Rock Creek Drive, Nashville. There will be various vendors present. Come out and get ahead of your Christmas shopping. Interesting in selling at the event? Visit rockcreekbaptist.net/sign-ups.
Nashville's Christmas Celebration begins at 4 p.m. Dec. 7th in dowtown featuring the children's bicycle parade, music and santa. Call 252-459-4050 for more information.
St. Luke Baptist Church will hold a yard sale on Saturday, December 7 from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the church, located behind the Nash County Courthouse at 204 Drake Street.
The City of Rocky Mount will host its annual Winter Wonderland celebration Sunday, December 8 from 1 until 5 p.m. at the Imperial Centre for the Arts and Sciences. The free event will feature music, sledding hill, arts and crafts activities, carriage rides and Santa.
Nash County Master Gardener volunteers will hold wreath making classes December 8 and 9 at the Rocky Mount Farmers Market. Classes on Sunday, December 8 are from 2 to 5 p.m; Monday, December 9 are 9 a.m. to 12 noon and 5-8 p.m. Classes fill up fast. Call 459-9810 to register to attend.
The Spring Hope Chamber of Commerce will host its annual Christmas in Spring Hope December 13 from 5:30 until 8 p.m. A new event has been added, A Children's Parade, and will be held at the beginning of the event. Parents are encouraged to have their children decorate their bikes, trikes, wagons or strollers. To enter the parade call David Harper at 883-1774. During the other festivities, there will be free horse drawn carriage rides, a display of over 100 nativities, a scavenger hunt, face painting, activities with the Pumpkin Queens, a live nativity and reading of the Christmas story. There will also be lots of Christmas music and of course, a visit from Santa.
A "Living Nativity" will be featured December 13, 14, 15 from 6 to 8 p.m. at 104 E Washington Street, Nashville. There will be free Christmas cookies and hot cocoa available. All welcome!
The Northern Nash Senior High Class of 1975 is planning a 45th class reunion on June 19, 20, 21 of 2020. For more information, call Milton Hagans at 434-426-3528.
The Rocky Mount Garden Club participated in the Annual North Carolina Garden Club meeting held in Greenville, where a new Junior Club was ratified. The group of ladies are looking forward to mentoring the younger generation of gardeners. The actual calendar year began in August. The club will participate in civic projects, beautification projects, and individual and group projects that will cultivate an environment of learning about horticulture, conservation, and ecology to name a few. Anyone interested in participating in grades 2nd-8th can contact email@example.com. It is based on availability with a limited amount of spaces.