We would like to extend our thoughts and sympathy to the family of Audrey Kapp Hauser who passed away on January 11, 2013. She is survived by her husband, Clyde Eugene Hauser, after being married 71 years; three daughters, Glenda Hauser (Tommy) Whicker, Sandra Hauser, and Vickie Hauser (David) Ogburn; seven grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren; and one sister.
We extend our thoughts and sympathy to the Carlton Jobe Rierson Sr. family who passed away on January 19, 2013. He is survived by his wife, Gadonna; two daughters, Donna and LuEllen; one son Martin and wife Jennifer, and one deceased son, Carlton Jobe Rierson Jr.; five grandchildren; one sister and one brother.
We also extend our thoughts and sympathy to the family of Elmore Redding, 95, who passed away January 23, 2013. He is survived by his son, Larry W. (Kay) Redding; his daughter, Janice Redding (Don) Boles; four grandchildren; and three great grandchildren.
The Real Estate Brokers for Stokes County (REBSC) group will be hosting educational seminars during the months of January and February. The classes will be held at the public libraries in Stokes County: February 7 in King and February 21 in Walnut Cove. These seminars will educate people who may be interested in buying or selling real estate properties in 2013. Each class will begin at 6 p.m. For more information, go to www.stokeshomesandland.com.
Saturday, Feb. 2, 10 a.m. — Capella Church of Christ invites you to a Women’s Health and Heart Health discussion with Gina Gordon, RN, RD. Please bring your favorite salad to share for lunch.
Saturday, Feb. 23, noon-4:15 p.m. — Blood Drive at Capella Church of Christ. Donating one pint of blood can save the lives of up to three people. Please email the church at firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule your donation time.
Trinity United Methodist Church’s Community Garden committee is now taking requests for 2013 garden boxes, located behind Trinity United Methodist Church in King. We invite anyone who would like to experience gardening, to call and claim one or more boxes. Thanks to a local Scout, working on his Eagle Scout project, we will have six additional boxes this year, making 12 in all. The community garden is supported by “Reap More than You Sow.” We will also have three compost bins available to box holders. Call Linda Lane at email@example.com or 983-5234 for more information. Consider gardening for yourself, your family or group … Join in the fun and fellowship.
Friday, February 1, 5:30-8 p.m. — The Stokes County Arts Council will honor local artists Monica Marshall and Monty Stevens with a reception for their combined exhibit entitled “Mud and Memories” which is currently featured in the Apple Gallery at 500 N. Main Street in Danbury.
Saturday, February 2, 4-7 p.m. – King Senior Center Second Annual Chicken Stew will be held upstairs at Recreation Acres Community Building. Advance tickets are required! It is all you can eat chicken stew, dessert and beverage for $7. The chicken stew will be prepared by the Alderman family. Takeout is available. Music will be provided by Rita K & Just Picking in the downstairs King Senior Center. Please call 336-983-0751 for further information.
Saturday, February 2, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. – Habitat for Humanity will host a Rummage Sale at 117 East Dalton Road. Stop by and pick up some bargains. They have a nice selection of gently used furniture and a variety of other merchandise at super prices. Come find your treasure!