DHHS Lifts Recreational Advisory for Dan River
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EPA Says Dan River Back to Pre-Spill Quality
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Triad Vacationland
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September 17, 2014
After September 17, 2014
9/19/2014 - 9/20/2014
11th Annual Eden Riverfest
Run with the Cows 5K Fun Run/Walk
Run with the Cows 5K Fun Run/Walk
Sunday, September 21, 2014
at the Chinqua-Penn Walking Trail

Pre-Registration: $25 before 9/8/14
$30 thereafter

Includes event T-shirt*, a goodie bag and a finisher’s award.
This is not a timed event.

Check in (and late registration) 1:30pm
Run/Walk Starts 2:30pm

*must register by 9/8/14 to guarantee event T-shirt

Location of trail: (GPS 36.382734,-79.703124)
Just west of 2138 Wentworth St, Reidsville, NC
See maps and detailed directions at www.chinquapenntrail.org

Questions contact:
T Butler: 336-349-5727

Becky Loyacano:904-327-7300

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Register by mail below, or click 5K registration link at www.chinquapenntrail.org 
Stoneville Fall Festival
13th Annual Stoneville Rotary Fall Festival!
9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Great food, live music, crafts, raffles and lots of fun in beautiful downtown Stoneville NC.
Hosted by the Stoneville Rotary Club.
For more information contact: 336-573-3977 or 336-423-9721. 
Fish With A Ranger

FISH WITH A RANGER – Saturday, September 27 at the Mayo River State Park

Meet at picnic area parking lot at 1:00pm

Do you have a child who loves to fish? Do you have a child who has never been fishing before? Bring them to fish with a park ranger at Mayo River State Park. Please bring your fishing pole and tackle. If you do not have a pole, the park has them that can be loaned out.

For more information or directions call the park office at 336-427-2530.

Hike with a Ranger at Mayo River State Park
Join a Park Ranger at Mayo River State Park for a leisurely stroll on the 1.8-mile Mayo Mountain Ridge Trail at Mayo Mountain Access. Enjoy this walk as the ranger discusses the flora and fauna along the way. The hike will start at 1:00pm. Meet at the parking lot near the picnic shelter. For more information or directions call (336) 427-2530 or visit www.ncparks.gov and click on Mayo River under Find A Park.

Mayo River State Park
500 Old Mayo Park Rd.
Mayodan, NC  27027
Madison Heritage Festival

Madison Heritage Festival.. Historical Downtown Madison
Saturday Oct. 4th 10-7
Music on 2 Stages..Tribute to National Recording Artists The Hoppers,which were inducted into Gospel Music Hall Of Fame.They will be here for a one hour show.Eric and the Chilltones will close out the evening from 5 to 7.
Over 100 vendors,demonsrations,Kids Area,Food Court and lots more! For more info call Danny Smith @ 336-548-2305 or Bobby Pleasants @ 336-427-2112.
Applications are being taken now for food and crafters available @ MadisonHeritageFestival.com

10/10/2014 - 10/11/2014
Reidsville Downtown Homegrown Festival
Arts, Crafts, Antiques and Collectables; lots of Food and Fun fill the streets of Downtown Reidsville while music from two stages fill the air. For more information: 336-347-2307 rdc@ci.reidsville.nc.us www.downtownreidsvillenc.com
Mayo River State Park Owl Prowl
Owl Prowl – Saturday, October 11

Meet at the park office at 7:00pm

Come take a night hike with a ranger as we explore the mysterious world of owls. We will listen for the different calls of owls while exploring their habitats and their place in the environment. Please dress appropriately for existing weather conditions. Bring your own flashlights and bug spray. In the event of inclement weather, the program will be canceled.
For more information or directions call 336-427-2530.

Treat Street
The Historic Downtown Leaksville Merchants present 
3pm - 6pm on Washington St., Eden NC
Children may dress up and trick-o-treat with participating merchants. Costume contest begoms at 6pm in Washington Street Park

Hospice 3rd. Annual Comedy Dinner
Hospice of Rockingham County invites you to join them for their 3rd Annual Comedy Dinner
Featuring Kelly Swanson
Join us for an evening of good food and good laughs for a great cause!
Saturday, November 15th at 6:30pm First Presbyterian Church, 582 Southwood Drive, Eden, NC

Ticket Price: $50.00 (includes dinner and entertainment) For additional information, call 336-427-9022
Seating is limited—purchase your tickets soon! You may purchase tickets online at www.hospiceofrockinghamcounty.com or via telephone with MasterCard or VISA
If you are interested in purchasing a full table (8 tickets), call the HRC office for details All proceeds to help provide end-of-life care to uninsured patients

Award-winning storyteller, comedian, motivational speaker and author, Kelly Swanson will present her hilarious and motivating one-woman show “Who Hijacked My Fairy Tale?” to make you laugh, help you feel appreciated, and point you to a happier ever after. Her wacky cast of southern characters have charmed audiences from coast to coast, from convention halls to cruise ships. www.kellyswanson.net
Downtown Madison Christmas Stroll
Downtown Madison, NC Come to Historic Downtown Madison and stroll the streets, meet the Merchants and register to win prizes. Santa will be here so bring your kids and camera! Marsh Mellows to roast, stew by the rescue squad, Horse and buggy rides, vendors, carolers, a live nativity great fun for everyone!!

September 19, 2014
11th Annual Eden Riverfest
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September 21, 2014
Run with the Cows 5K Fun Run/Walk
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