Community Events

Participating in a local event is a good way to contribute to our community and meet your neighbors. WKXR of Randleman, NC, is proud to showcase events of note for all members of our area.

Asheboro Farmers Market

7am to 1pm
located at 134 South Church Street
Open May through October on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday
and food vendors - fun for all ages!

Sunset Support Group

If you have experienced the loss of a loved one, support is available!
Please join the Sunset Support Group on the 4th Tuesday of each month from 6pm-7:30pm
at Hospice of Randolph County.
416 Vision Drive In Asheboro. The meetings are FREE and open to the public.

Healthy Habits Seminar on Brain Health

Join Scarlet Brady as she discusses 5 important things you can do to improve brain health. She will also have samples of brain healthy foods for you to try.
November 15, 1pm & 6pm
Randolph-Asheboro YMCA: 343 NC Hwy 42 N, Asheboro, NC 27203 FREE
Call 336-625-1976 or check out www.RandolphAsheboroYMCA.com for more information.

Red Cross Blood Drive

You don’t have to be a doctor to save lives!
Friday, November 16, 2:30pm-7:00pm
Randolph-Asheboro YMCA: 343 NC Hwy 42 N, Asheboro, NC 27203
Go to redcrossblood.org and use sponsor code YMCAAsheboro or call 1-800-REDCROSS for more information.

Lecture & Discussion on 'Red Sky: Poetry’

Experience poems from all over the globe, from established and award-winning poets as well as emerging voices, about the epidemic of violence against women,
and work with experts to express you own experience. Using poems from the anthology ''Red Sky: Poetry'' on the global epidemic of violence against women
we will discuss how we talk and write about abuse, how violence begets violence, how families and whole communities are affected by this violence,
and how breaking the silence is the first step towards safety and healing. A writing opportunity appropriate for all levels will be led by poets Melissa Hassard,
managing editor of Red Sky, and Debra Kaufman.
Saturday, November 17, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Asheboro Public Library, 201 Worth St
FREE
Call 336-318-6803 for more information.

Upcoming blood donation opportunities in Asheboro.

The American Red Cross urges people to share their good health this holiday season by donating blood or platelets for patients in need.
Friday, November 16 2:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.,
YMCA Asheboro Randolph, 343 NC Hwy 42 North,
Saturday, November 17 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.,
Cox's Harley-Davidson, 2795 NC Highway 134
Monday November 26, 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.,
Randolph Cmnty Coll - Asheboro, 629 Industrial Park Dr.
Visit RedCrossBlood.org or calling 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) for more information.

Blood drive in Ramseur

The American Red Cross urges people to share their good health this holiday season by donating blood or platelets for patients in need.
Tuesday, November 20, 3-7:30p
Ramseur Fire Dept - Ramseur, 471 Coleridge Rd.
Visit RedCrossBlood.org or calling 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) for more information.

Blood Drive in Franklinville

The American Red Cross urges people to share their good health this holiday season by donating blood or platelets for patients in need.
Thursday, November 29, 2-6:30p
Franklinville FD, 146 W Main St
Visit RedCrossBlood.org or calling 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) for more information.

Parent’s Night Out!

Could you use an evening to go out for dinner, a movie, or just extra time to relax at home?
Parents Night Out is designed so that you can get some time to yourself, while also giving your kids a fun and interactive,
supervised environment where they can enjoy themselves.
Friday, November 30, 6pm-10pm
Randolph-Asheboro YMCA: 343 NC Hwy 42 N, Asheboro, NC 27203 $15/Members; $25/Public
Call 336-625-1976 or check out www.RandolphAsheboroYMCA.com for more information… *There is a $5 discount per child if enrolled in the After School Program.

Liberty Christmas Parade & Tree Lighting

This local Christmas parade features downtown Liberty's annual tree lighting ceremony, visits with Santa Claus, food and music.
Saturday, December 1st, 2:30 pm - 6:00 pm
101 S Fayetteville St, Liberty
FREE
Call 336-622-4937 for more information.

Archdale Christmas Parade

This local Christmas parade features a visit with Santa Claus, food, and music.
Sunday, Dec. 2, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Corner of Columbus & Main St; 10305 N Main St, Archdale
FREE
Call 336-340-5541 for more information.

Randleman Christmas Parade

Randleman's Old Fashioned Christmas Parade kicks off the holiday season with bands, floats, and specialty groups. Tree lighting and live music
in Commerce Square following the parade.
Thursday, December 6th, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Downtown Randleman,204 S Main St
FREE
Call 336-495-7525 for more information.

Asheboro Christmas Parade

Come to Downtown Asheboro for an old-fashioned Christmas parade featuring more than 100 holiday floats, carolers, and marching bands
Friday December 7, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Downtown Asheboro
FREE:
Call 336-626-2626 for more information.

Randolph Youth Theater Company: Twas the Night Before Christmas

Kids from 8 to 18 performing the classic Christmas poem..
Saturday and Sunday, December 8 and 9 .
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm; also a 7pm show on Saturday .
Sunset Theatre, 234 Sunset Ave .
$6, general admission; children 3 & under, FREE .
Tickets are available at the Randolph Arts Guild, Brightside Gallery, or at the Sunset Theatre box office before the show..
Call 336-626-1240 ext. 1 for more information..

The Chatham Rabbits

The Chatham Rabbits are a singing and picking duo originally from Mebane, now permanent nomads in a Winnebago wandering the South and playing old time music. Wilmington Star News called the husband and wife duo “mesmerizing and earnest.” Monday, December 10th, 6-8p Sunset Theatre, 234 Sunset Ave $10 Call 336-629-0399 or check out chathamrabbits.com for more information…

Co-Ed Adult Ultimate Frisbee, Dodgeball, and Kickball

The YMCA is looking for interest in beginning some new Co-Ed Adult Leagues!
If you are interested in getting teams together for Ultimate Frisbee, Dodgeball, and Kickball, contact Joe Taureck at jtaureck@asheboroymca.com
Randolph-Asheboro YMCA: 343 NC Hwy 42 N, Asheboro, NC 27203

(…contact Joe Taureck at jtaureck@asheboroymca.com…)

Sunset Support Group

If you have experienced the loss of a loved one, support is available!
Please join the Sunset Support Group on the 4th Tuesday of each month from 6pm-7:30pm
at Hospice of Randolph County.
(416 Vision Drive) In Asheboro. The meetings are FREE and open to the public.

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