January 18, 2013

Mocksville Davie Parks and Recreation ~ Staying in Shape Made Easy… and Fun!

The Mocksville/Davie Parks & Recreation Department provides a comprehensive recreation program for people of all ages in Davie County with athletic programs for children and adults, a variety of classes, camps, community events, and activities for seniors. Programs & Special Events The Davie Park & Rec Department coordinates the Davie County Senior Games, Special Olympics and the Davie Youth Council.  Special events are the July 4th Celebration at Rich Park. The Daddy/ Daughter Dance, The Easter Egg Hunt, Big Sweep, South Yadkin Canoe Race,  and a Senior Walking program. SPORTS PROGRAMS Softball, T-Ball, Peewee ~ Ages 3-8 with sign ups […]
January 11, 2013

Jobs!

American Hardwoods Inc. has announced a new website, www.ncwoodjobs.com, for those seeking employment at the wood product manufacturing company located at 192 Industrial Blvd in Mocksville.  The company has future openings in the manufacturing plant as well as openings in sales and administration. For best results, applicants are encouraged to complete the application online to ensure fastest delivery to staffing decision makers at the company. Wholesale Flooring Outlet Now Open Since reopening the plant a little over a year ago the company has made great strides after an initial period of evaluation and strategic planning.   Effective immediately, the company has […]
January 10, 2013

Davie County Montage Print Coming This Spring

Have you ever seen one of those highly detailed montage pen and ink drawings that tell the story of a community in an intricately detailed pen and ink drawing?   These pieces of art are conversations pieces that make wonderful gifts and look great in any décor. Community Creations is preparing one of these instant collectible pieces of art for Davie County with a spring 2013 release schedule. While dozens of local sites, people and buildings will be included in the print based on historic importance, local businesses are being given an opportunity to be included in this instant collectible. The […]
January 4, 2013

“How to get Started in Beekeeping” ~ Class starts January 12th

Did you know North Carolina has more backyard beekeepers than any other state?  Have you ever considered keeping bees?  Would you like to know more about this fascinating hobby or occupation? Classes Begin Saturday, January 12 at Davie County Library in Mocksville The 8th annual Beginners Beekeeping Short Course will be held at the Davie County Library in Mocksville from 9A.M. until 11:30 A.M. for five consecutive Saturdays beginning January 12th. In addition to Saturday morning classes, an “Apiary Day” will follow, allowing participants to look into an active honey bee hive for an in-depth, “hands-on” view of the activity […]
January 2, 2013

Casting Call ~ Auditions this Saturday!

The Davie County Arts Council and the Brock Players will host auditions for “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” at 10:00 AM this Saturday, January 5th, 2013. This Tony Award winning musical comedy centers on a fictional spelling bee set in a geographically ambiguous Putnam Valley Middle School. Six quirky adolescents compete in the bee, run by three equally-quirky grown-ups. If you have not been to see a Brock Players production yet, “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” would provide a wonderful introduction to the Brock Players and Community Theater productions from the Davie County Arts Council. Audition Preparation Familiarize […]
December 27, 2012

Hundreds of Davie County Citizens Honor Military

Honoring Those Who Protect Our Freedom! A “Tribute Tree” to honor and/or remember those who serve or have served to protect our freedom is located beside the Mocksville Police Department during this 2012 holiday season. Entire Tree Filled with Flags! For each $1 contribution, a United States flag was placed on the tree to represent a designated service person.  The contributions were presented to the Davie County Veteran’s Administration for local veteran services. The service men and women honored by Davie County residents and friends for the 2012 Davie County Tree of Honor are listed below.  Feel free to send […]
December 19, 2012

Calling all Photographers ~ Davie County Arts Council Photography Contest and Exhibit!

Whether photography is your passion, your hobby, or just an occasional pastime, you are invited to participate in the Davie County Arts Council photo contest, celebrating the beauty and unique character of Davie County. Both amateur and professional photographers are welcome to participate. Photos may be submitted as prints, see contest rules for details. Entry Deadline! Entries must be received on either Wednesday, January 2nd 2013, between the hours of 5:00 pm and 7:30 pm or on Thursday, January 3rd between the hours of 1:00 PM and 4:00 pm at the Davie County Arts Council. Eligibility Entrants must be at […]
December 17, 2012

Help us “Flag” the Tree of Honor

A “Tribute Tree” to honor and/or remember those who serve or have served to protect our freedom is located beside the Mocksville Police Department and will be on display throughout the 2012  holiday season. The Goal is to fill the Entire Tree with Flags! For each $1 contribution, a United States flag will be placed on the tree to represent a designated service person.  The contributions will be presented to the Davie County Veteran’s Administration for local veteran services. How to Honor/Remember a Service Member Make your $1 contribution and designate a service person to honor or remember in any […]
December 14, 2012

Davie County Weekend Events ~ Hay Rides, the Grinch, Horse and Buggy Rides and More

The 2012 Christmas holiday season is in full swing in Davie County with lots of events and things to do for the entire family. While not exactly in Davie County, many of us enjoy time with family and friends each year at the Festival of Lights at Tanglewood Park in Clemmons.  Each year more than 250,000 people attend the 4 mile display with more than 1,000,000 lights.  For details see Tanglewood Park. Free ~ Hometown Holidays Hayrides ~ Friday night, December 14 from 6:30 to 8:00 PM in historic downtown Mocksville. Free ~ Christmas Open House at Misty Creek Farm […]