• 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., the 10th annual Country Quilt Show will take place at Galloway Episcopal Church, 312 W. Main St., Elkin, in conjunction with the Yadkin Valley Pumpkin Festival. No admission is charged, but donations to the church are welcome. The event, sponsored by the Foothills Quilt Guild, will include a porch sale at 315 W. Main St., Elkin, for the same hours.
• 7 to 10 a.m., Forbush Baptist Church, 3917 Old U.S. 421 Hwy. E., Yadkinville, will host a country breakfast to benefit Yadkin Christian Ministries. The all-you-can-eat breakfast will consist of grilled tenderloin, gravy, biscuits, grits, eggs, applesauce and drinks. Ticket are $8 each. A crafts festival will take place in the KMD Activity Center from 7 a.m. to noon. For tickets or information, call 336-961-6917.
• 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m., River Walk Arts Festival at the Kinderton Commercial Business Center (off Hwy. 158) in Bermuda Run with artists and live music. Hosted by the town of Bermuda Run at the Davie County Arts Council. Davie County Arts Council. For more information about River Walk, call the arts council at 336-751-3112.
• 4 to 7 p.m., Baltimore United Methodist Church is hosting a steak dinner and silent auction at Forbush Middle School. Take-out available from 4 to 5 p.m. Seated dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. Musical performance by The Enon Boys. Ticket price is $25. For ticket information, call 336-961-6055. Proceeds support building fund for new fellowship hall. Meal includes eight-ounce steak, baked potato, salad, dinner roll, dessert, and drink. Child’s meal (under 12) is chicken nuggets, potato, salad, dessert, and drink. Child’s meal is free. Silent auction items include tickets to Alabama Theatre in Myrtle Beach, SC, Ripley’s Aquarium in Myrtle Beach, SC, UNC-Chapel Hill men’s basketball game, Tweetsie Railroad, Linville Caverns, US National Whitewater Center and many other local attractions. Gift certificates to local restaurants are also being auctioned.
• 11 a.m., Mitchell’s Chapel United Methodist Church will have homecoming with the Rev. Max Cranfill. A covered-dish luncheon will follow the service in the church fellowship hall. Revival services will start Sunday at 7 p.m. The Rev. Susan Pillsbury-Taylor will be the guest minister on Sunday night, and the Rev. David Green will be the guest minister on Monday and Tuesday nights.
• 3 to 5 p.m., the Yadkin Valley Historical Association (YVHA) will tour Town Creek Indian Mound to discover more about the life of the river people who built it. Town Creek is a State Historic Site. It is located at 509 Town Creek Mound Road, Mt. Gilead. Car-pooling is encouraged. Rich Thompson, site manager, will lead the tour. He will show how the Native Americans (Indians) lived here from about 1150-1400. Their homes, palisade, mound, customs, and artifacts are similar to the Siouan people who lived in the Yadkin Valley. Admission is free. The tour is part of the YVHA’s 2016-2017 theme of Native American history and genealogy in the Yadkin Valley. For more information, contact Andrew Mackie, 336-428-8471, or [email protected]
• 6 p.m., The Cornerstone Quartet will share in music at Pilot View Friends Meeting. A love offering will be received for the group.
• 9 to 10 a.m., fall rabies clinic, $10 shot, cash only, at Harmony Heights Animal Hospital, 220 Polly Wood Lane, Yadkinville. Bring pet on a leash or in a carrier. Pets must be 3 months of age. If pet is getting the three-year vaccination, owner must bring paperwork to the clinic. Rabies tags are not proof. Sponsors: Yadkin Co. Health Dept. & Yadkin County Humane Society.
• 6 p.m., Bingo at the Yadkinville Moose Lodge to benefit Yadkin Relay for Life.
• 6 p.m., Charity Baptist Church, 1500 Charity Church Road, Boonville, will host the Soul’d Out Quartet in concert. Opening for the concert will be The Boys. A love offering will be received. For more information, call 336-367-7456 or 336-244-8555.
• 8 a.m., Mountain View Baptist Church is celebrating 109 years of service with homecoming featuring two morning worship services at 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., meal at noon. Special singing service at 7 p.m. Church located at 1232 Mountain View Church Road in Hamptonville. For more information, call the church office at 336-468-8199 or visit www.mountainviewchurch.net.
• 7 p.m., New Birth Worship Center, 1033 Newbirth Drive, East Bend, will celebrate its annual three-night Fall Revival Worship Experience. Services will begin at 7 p.m. The guest speaker on Oct. 3 will be the Rev. Dwight Hash Sr. and congregation from Bethlehem Baptist Church, Winston-Salem. The guest speaker on Oct. 4 will be the Rev. Marvin Harper and congregation from Tabernacle United Church of Christ, Yadkinville. The guest speaker on Oct. 5 will be the Rev. Dr. Calvin Miller, presiding elder of the AME Zion Church Winston-Salem District. For additional information, call 336-699-3583 or visit www.newbirthworshipcenter.org.
• 11 a.m. to noon, fall rabies clinic, $10 shot, cash only, at Grandview Animal Hospital, 6043 Old U.S. 421 Hwy. in East Bend. Bring pet on a leash or in a carrier. Pets must be 3 months of age. If pet is getting the three-year vaccination, owner must bring paperwork to the clinic. Rabies tags are not proof. Sponsors: Yadkin Co. Health Dept. & Yadkin County Humane Society.
• 2 to 4 p.m., the second annual Civil War Authors’ Gathering will be held at Richmond Hill Law School, with Michael Hardy, author, reenactor. Authors Clint Johnson and Chris Harley also will be on hand with their books, and once again Pamala Bascum will provide period music as outside reenactors from the 28th NC Troops, Yadkin Stars & Yadkin boys, will be strolling the grounds and demonstrating cannon fire periodically during the afternoon.
• 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., fall rabies clinic and adoption event, $10 shot, cash only, at Yadkin County Animal Shelter, 1027 Speaks St., Yadkinville. Bring pet on a leash or in a carrier. Pets must be 3 months of age. If pet is getting the three-year vaccination, owner must bring paperwork to the clinic. Rabies tags are not proof. Sponsors: Yadkin Co. Health Dept. & Yadkin County Humane Society.
• 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., fall rabies clinic and adoption event, $10 shot, cash only, at Yadkin Veterinary Hospital, 5532 Hwy. 601 N. in Yadkinville. Bring pet on a leash or in a carrier. Pets must be 3 months of age. If pet is getting the three-year vaccination, owner must bring paperwork to the clinic. Rabies tags are not proof. Sponsors: Yadkin Co. Health Dept. & Yadkin County Humane Society.
• Whispers & Wings is collecting classroom items for Yadkin County teachers such as erasers, dry erase markers, colored pencils, crayons, craft sticks, card stock paper, pencils, etc.
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