Adult CPR & First Aid Classes/HCP & CPR
Fire & Safety Equipment Company located at 7854 Stage Road, Concord, Va. 24538, will be offering CPR & First-Aid Classes on the following days: Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at 6:00 p.m., Saturday, May 20 at 9:00 a.m., Thursday, June 1 at 6:00 p.m. & Saturday, June 20 at 9:00 a.m. Fire & Safety will also be offering HCP/CPR Classes on the following dates: Tuesday, May 30 at 3:00 p.m. & Wednesday, June 21 at 3:00 p.m. To register or get more information about their classes call 434-993-2425.
Healthy Parks - Healthy People Fun Runs, Nature Walks & Dog Walks
Appomattox Court House National Historical Park invites community members & visitors to join park staff for fun runs, birding walks & dog walks on the park's History Trail. Fun runs of 1.5 to 3 miles distances will take place Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. Birding Walks of 1.5 to 2 miles distances will take place on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. Dog Walks will take place May 20 & June 24, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. These activities are free & open to all ages who wish to participate in an effort to encourage people to recreate outside in their local national park site. For more information contact Daniel Puckett at 434-352-8987 ex. 233 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Fun & Craft Day in Abbitt Park
Join the library on June 28, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. for fun & crafts in Abbitt Park next to the library. The library will provide bottled water, popcorn, games & craft projects for the entire family. For more information call the library at 434-352-5340.
Family Pool Membership
Falling River will be offering a Family Pool Membership again this year for $575.00 for the summer. The pool opens Memorial Day week-end through Labor Day week-end & is open seven days a week. For more information call 434-352-7037.
Want somewhere to relax and read a book or do some research? The Academic Cafe located in the New Geneva Leadership Academy offers relaxing areas to sit, inside and out. Visit their book store and extensive research library. Hi-Speed internet access is available. The cafe also offers a snack bar as well. Located at 222 Harrell Street, downtown Appomattox. Open Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 12:00 noon - 6:00 p.m. and Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Boating Safety Education Classroom Course
The Department of Game & Inland Fisheries hold Boating Safety Education Courses in the surrounding area. To fine a class that is FREE to the public and to register, go to www.dgif.virginia.gov and click on boating or call 800-830-2268.
Learn how to distress furniture by using the chalk painting technique. Classes are held at Nina Bells Cottage, located on the corner of Isbell Street and Court Street, Appomattox. All materials are furnished To find out the next class date, contact Denise Mays at 434-352-7510. Cost of the class is $35.00.
We have an instructor that would like to teach a basic cake decorating class if there is enough interest. If you are interested in taking a cake decorating class please call the Appomattox Recreation Department at 434-352-5996.
Pickleball is one of the fastest growing sports in America & now you can play here in Appomattox. It is a combination of tennis, badminton & ping pong, using an oversized paddle, a whiffle ball & played on a mini-tennis court. Games are played at the Grace Hills Baptist Church gym on Tuesdays & Thursdays at 11:00 a.m. & on Saturday mornings at 9:00 a.m. Contact Linda Peters at email@example.com for more information.
The New Geneva Christian Leadership Academy
The New Geneva Christian Leadership Academy offers many extra curricula classes & various alternative educational programs for the community throughout the year. Options include music & art programs & exhibitions, history, theology, literature, Christian economics, math tutoring & more. Special speakers & events are periodically arranged. Homeschooling families are encouraged & welcomed!
Student ages range from pre-K through college level.
Stay up to date with what's being offered by stopping by at 222 Harrell Street in downtown Appomattox or contacting Jane Raymond: email - firstname.lastname@example.org, phone - 434-941-6416. The New Geneva Christian Leadership Academy.
AJ Skateworld is now open, they offer skating on Friday nights from 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m., Saturdays from 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. & 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. & on Sundays from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Admission is $6.00 with $1.00 skate rental for each session. AJ Skateworld offers Fund Raising events, Birthday Party Packages, Special group rates for private rental & Learn to Skate Lessons. For more information call 434-534-7055 or 703-623-7354 or you may e-mail email@example.com.
Triad Community Senior Program
Triad is a one hour program for Seniors held at 1:00 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday of every other month at the Appomattox Community Center. The program brings seniors & law enforcement together to interact & discuss awareness programs in the community and educates seniors about safety and how to reduce crimes that seniors experience. Individual speakers come in each month & present a different topic. Scheduled meetings for 2017 are, February 28, April 25, June 27, August 22, October 24 and December 12. For more information contact the Appomattox County Sheriff's Department 434-352-8241.
The Central Virginia Alliance For Community Living, Inc. is an agency that offers senior services to citizens in Appomattox County, such as, transportation and nutritious meals. The agency has a site at the Appomattox Community Center and meet every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. For more information on this program contact Shirley Wheeler at 434-352-7820 or the Lynchburg office at 434-385-9070.
NRA Firearm Concealed Carry Class
Fire & Safety Equipment Company located on 7854 Stage Road, Concord, Va. 24538, offer NRA Concealed Carry classes. To get a schedule of their classes & more information call 434-993-2425.
Hunter's Education Class
To find a Hunter's Education Course close to you, you can visit www.dgif.virginia.gov or call 1-888-516-0844, Monday through Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program
This program is designed for older adults to help strengthen your muscles, improve flexibility, boost your mood & self-confidence. Join the group at Grace Hills Family Life Center every Tuesday & Thursday from 10:00 a.m. until 12 noon for lots of fun & exercise. Fee is $20 a month. For more information call Linda Peters at 434-993-9336 or Pat Torrence at 434-352-5622.
Painting with Christine
Paint a beautiful 12x16 picture you can take home the day of your class. No painting experience needed. The cost of the class is $60, all supplies are furnished except for paper towels. The next scheduled classes for 2017 are as follows; May 23, June 20, July 25 & August 15 from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. at the Appomattox Community Center. To view a picture of the painting that is scheduled, go to Christine's web page at www.paintingwithchristine.com.
All participants must register ahead of time by calling the Appomattox Community Center at 434-352-5996 & payment must be made prior to each painting class. You will not be considered registered for a class unless payment is received in full prior to the class. Full refunds will be given if the class is canceled due to lack of enrollment. Participants will be notified of the cancellation. With any participant registration cancellation a $15 cancellation fee will be retained. Payment should be made payable to Christine Smith & mailed to P.O. Box 2165,Staunton, Va. 24402. Email Christine at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Appomattox Lions Club
Join the Appomattox Lions Club. Meetings are held at Granny Bee's Restaurant on the second Thursday of each month. They have informative speakers & enjoy a catered meal. For more information contact John Redding at 434-352-0532.