MONTGOMERY COUNTY MEALS ON WHEELS – Volunteers are needed for the Meals on Wheels Program. To find out how you can help, call 910-572-0050.

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MONTGOMERY COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY – Biscoe Library - Tech Tuesdays, first Tuesday of each month; Candor Library - Movie Day, second and fourth Thursdays, 4 p.m.; Mt. Gilead Library - Lego Day, first Fridays, 3 p.m.; Game Day, third Fridays, 3 p.m.; Story Time, fourth Fridays, 4 p.m.; Star Library – Story Time, Tuesdays, 10 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.; Creative Hands Sewing Club, Wednesdays, 10 a.m.; Star Book Club, third Thursdays; Troy Library – Creative Hands Sewing Club, Tuesdays, 6 p.m.

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TROY TOWNSTAGE AND AMPHITHEATER - Meet the Montgomery Central Timberwolves football team at 8 p.m., Aug. 15; Movies off Main: “Avengers: Endgame,” Aug. 15, 8:30 p.m.; Liquid Pleasure, Aug. 22, 7 – 9:30 p.m.

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TROY / MONTGOMERY SENIOR CENTER – Prayer Breakfast, Aug. 16, 8:30 a.m.; Lunch & Canasta Tournament, Aug. 16, 12:30 p.m. All activities are for seniors 55+ or married to. Call 910-572-4464 for more information.

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MONTGOMERY COUNTY BEEKEEPERS ASSOCIATION – Meeting, August 15, 6 p.m. Meetings are held third Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. at MCC, Building 200, multicultural room.

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NC STATE/MONTGOMERY COUNTY BOARD OF ELECTIONS – Voter ID Requirement Seminar, Aug. 21, 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. at James Garner Center in Troy. Attend to learn about voter ID requirements beginning in 2020.

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TOWN OF BISCOE – Biscoe Community Shred Day, Aug. 24, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. at Biscoe Town Hall. Bring all your paper and anything with a plug (excluding white goods) to be shredded or destroyed. Also, turn in your unused or expired medication for safe disposal.

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MONTGOMERY YOUTH SOCCER ASSOCIATION – Fall 2019 registration dates for Youth and Adult leagues will be Aug. 24, 10 – 11 a.m. at Walmart parking lot in Biscoe; Aug. 31, 11 a.m. - noon at Sanders Heating & Air, Troy; and Sept. 7, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. at MYSA Complex, Mt. Gilead. Players must register and pay in person, not by phone. Youth must be 3 years old but less than 16 years old on Sept. 1; adults must be at least 18 years old on Sept. 1. If you have any questions or want to coach or help in any way, call 910-220-5660.

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MONTGOMERY COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY – will meet Aug. 27, 6:30 p.m. at Troy Public Library. All democrats are invited to attend.

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MONTGOMERY COMMUNITY COLLEGE – MCC’s Small Business Center presents its first Business Bootcamp, Aug. 28, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. at Gather off Main, 102 Smitherman St., Troy. The event will consist of workshops that will provide information and resources on starting a new business. Register at https://bit.ly/2KRo201.

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VFW POST 10940 BARBECUE FUNDRAISER – Sept. 13, 11 a.m. - 7 p.m., barbecue or fried chicken, $9 per plate, eat in or take out. Call 910-439-5327 for lunch deliveries.

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TOWN OF MT. GILEAD – Fall Festival on Main, Oct. 19, noon – 6 p.m. Live music, food, games, arts and crafts, and more. Vendor spaces available. Contact Town Hall for information at 910-439-5111.

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WMHS CLASS OF 1979 REUNION – West Montgomery High School Class of ‘79 will have a reunion at 6 p.m., Oct. 19 at River Wild in Mt. Gilead. Cost is $60 per couple. Contact Beverly Poole at 980-521-1203 or bachef2@aol.com.

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PEABODY MUSEUM – The Peabody Museum is open every second Saturday, 1 – 2 p.m. Cost is free.

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MONTGOMERY COOPERATIVE EXTENSION OFFICE – Creative Hands 4-H Club meets the first Monday of the month, 5 – 6:15 p.m. at the extension office. Young people ages 5 - 18 are welcome.

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MONTGOMERY AMATEUR RADIO SOCIETY – meets second Tuesday of each month, 7 p.m., behind the Biscoe Presbyterian Church in Biscoe.

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HOME-SCHOOL - Montgomery County Home-School community group of non-profit home educators is open to families in the county. If interested in participating in the free group, contact 910-220-5366 or mocohsg@gmail.com.

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MONTGOMERY COUNTY BIBLE ASSOCIATION – Meets the third Tuesday of each month at the Montgomery County Library, 7 p.m. For more information contact Danny McRae, 910-439-5043.

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MONTGOMERY COUNTY VETERANS INC. – Post 443 invites all active members or veterans of any military branch with an honorable discharge to join them the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at 443 Troy-Candor Rd. Men or ladies 14 years or older related to an honorably discharged veteran or active duty military person may join the auxiliary. Shadows of the Stars, third Tuesday of the month, 6 – 9 p.m. Bring your CDs and sing. Also taking donations for future auctions. Call 910-220-1987 or 910-975-3351 for information.

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MONTGOMERY INK AND QUILL WRITERS GROUP – Meets the second Thursday of each month at Star Presbyterian Church from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. for beginner and accomplished writers. Children are welcome with a parent. For more info call 910-220-2082.

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GUARDIAN AD LITEM – More than 1,500 abused and neglected children in North Carolina go to court without someone to advocate just for them. Could you be a child’s advocate in court? Could you speak up for their best interests? Could you work side by side with an attorney? Could you join 5,100 other volunteers in the state to say “I am for the child”? If so, becoming a Guardian ad Litem advocate could be a great opportunity for you. To find out more about being a GAL, call 336-328-3170 or email april.g.ferrell@nccourts.org.

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EAST MONTGOMERY VFW POST 9881 – Meets second Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. at VFW Building in Biscoe.

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MT. GILEAD MUSEUM - Museum Sundays, 2 – 4 p.m. Cost is free.

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BRUTONVILLE COMMUNITY VETERANS GROUP - Regular meeting the third Saturday of each month at the Methodist Church in Brutonville at 1 p.m.

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CLOTHES CLOSET - Macedonia Presbyterian Church, all items are free. Open Tuesdays, 8 – noon, and every third Saturday.

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