Community Calendar

Saturday, January 11

Papa’s Pizzeria: Papa’s Pizzeria invites you out every Saturday night for karaoke on the outdoor patio beginning at 8:30. Grab your friends, enjoy the great Italian food and then hit the stage! Everyone, including kids, is invited to sit out by the Smith River and enjoy their favorite songs. Outdoor seating including children’s area available. Contact: (276) 629-6992; Address: 4288 Fairystone Park Highway
Bassett, VA 24055

Stafford’s Music: Come out to Stafford’s Music in Martinsville for the Stafford’s Saturday Morning Jam every other Saturday and enjoy the singin’ pickin’ and playin’. Talented, local musicians will lead the sessions but everyone that plays, is welcome to bring their instrument along and join right in! Pick and play every other Saturday at Stafford’s Music from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Contact: (276) 656-1555; Address: 1320 S. Memorial Blvd. Martinsville, VA 24112

From Eyesight to Insight 20/20 VISION Board Brunch: Come out and enjoy free giveaways, food, guest speakers, and entertainment while producing the best vision board ever! Purchase your ticket today on Eventbrite, via cash app or simply call for further details! Admission: $25; Time: 12-4 p.m.; Contact: (276) 224-7045; Address: 6812 Greensboro Road Ridgeway, VA 24148

Disability Rights & Resource Center: The public is welcome to attend the annual meeting at 9:30 a.m. at the Stanleytown Health & Rehab Center at 240 Riverside Drive, Bassett, VA  24055. Contact: (540) 482-0752


Sunday, January 12

Pocahontas Bassett Baptist Church: Musicians and music lovers are invited to the Pickers and Fiddlers Bluegrass Gospel and Mountain Music Songfest at Pocahontas Bassett Baptist Church. This event is held the second Saturday of each month. If you play the guitar, banjo or mandolin, we want you! Bring your instrument and join fellow music lovers and musicians to play a few songs together. No one is a stranger at the Songfest. This event is free. Coffee and doughnuts will be provided. Come out for a great morning of fellowship and music. Contact: (276) 629-5395; Address: 120 Old Bassett Hgts Rd Bassett, VA 24055

Henry County Bike Club: The Henry County Bike Club’s Sunday Road Ride begins at the Ridgeway Library at 2:00 p.m. Contact: 276-618-0343; Address: 900 Vista View Lane Ridgeway, VA 24148; The Henry County Bike Club will ride at the Mountain Laurel Trails in Ridgeway every Sunday afternoon at 2:00 p.m. Contact: (276) 618-0343 or (276) 340-9144; Address: 361 Mountain Laurel Trail Ridgeway, VA 24148

Hamlet Vineyards: Sweeten your Sunday afternoons with a trip to Hamlet Vineyards in Bassett, VA. Every Sunday from 1-5 pm you can enjoy a wine tasting featuring Pinot Gris, Viognier, Petit Verdot, Old Virginia Red and others. Also offering local, freshly baked breads with gourmet spreads or lunch to complete your tasting. Contact: (276) 629-2121; Address: 405 Riverside Drive Bassett, VA 24055


Tuesday, January 14

Hardee’s (Stanleytown): “The Hardee Bunch” invites everyone out on Tuesday mornings to enjoy Old Style Country & Gospel Music. The Jamboree started in 1994 as a birthday celebration for a member celebrating his 91st birthday. Because it was such a hit, the group decided to do meet each week to play. Contact: (276) 629-1122; Address: 933 Fairystone Park Hwy Stanleytown, VA 24168


Wednesday, January 15

Henry County Bike Club: Join the Henry County Bike Club for a weekly, evening ride along the many gorgeous trails of the Smith River Trail System. Mountain bikes are recommended but road bikes can be used as well. The Wednesday evening ride offers bikers the opportunity to ride either road, trail or both. Ride times will range from 30 minutes to an hour and locations will vary. A light is needed to participate in this ride. Contact: (276) 618-0343; Address:  3521 River Road Fieldale, VA 24089

PHCC: Ladies, Leadership, Lunch and Learn Series-Guest Speaker Natalie Hodges, writer and producer of the short film “Sell” and project director at Ross Innovative Employment Solutions. Cost: $30, buy three seats, get one free; Pre-registration required. Contact 276-656-0260; Address: 645 Patriot Avenue, Martinsville, VA 24112


Thursday, January 16

Thursday Trail Trekkers: This group, co-sponsored by Henry County Parks & Recreation and the Dan River Basin Association, will meet on Thursdays to explore a different trail every week.  Weather permitting, we will meet at designated locations throughout the county, and sometimes in nearby parts of neighboring counties for hikes.  All the trails selected will be moderate in length and difficulty and senior-friendly, but there is no minimum age requirement. Seniors interested in this program must pre-register with Henry County Parks & Recreation Senior Services at (276) 634-4644. Contact: (276) 634-4601; Address: 3300 Kings Mountain Rd Martinsville, VA 24078


Friday, January 17

Ride ‘N Dine: Ride ‘N Dine every Friday afternoon with members of the Henry County Bike Club. Each week fellow cyclists meet at the Liberty Street access point of the Dick & Willie Trail to put in some miles and to refuel with a delicious lunch at a local eatery. Rides are year-round but are canceled if it’s raining or if the temperature is below 50 degrees. Contact: (276) 358-1312; Address: 699 Liberty Street Martinsville, VA 24112

Piedmont Arts: Piedmont Arts members, prospective members, artists and guests are invited to attend an Opening Reception in honor of the museum’s new exhibits. Complimentary wine and light refreshments will be served. Contact: (276) 632-3221; Address: 215 Starling Avenue Martinsville, VA 24112

HJDB: Bluegrass and gospel music by One Day at a Time from 10 a.m. until noon in the cafeteria of the HJDB Event Center. Admission: $2 donation, members free; Breakfast $5 from 8:30-11 a.m; Lunch $6 from 12-1 p.m; Contact: (276) 358-0489

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