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9 - Flip Flop Friday - Join us for a relaxing evening of music, yummy food from ChathaMooCa, and delicious wines! 6-10PM. The Homeplace Vineyard. 434-432-9463. 9 - Kayaking by Moonlight - Enjoy a guided river tour by twilight. Ages 12-adult $15 CR/$18 NCR Register by May 1. 7-9:30PM. Unnamed Venue. 434-799-5215. 10 - Caching in on Scenery: The Sixth Annual Amazing County Treasure Hunt - Whether you’re an experienced geocacher or new to this fun sport, you’re invited to join us for a unique adventure. Two classes will compete this year: Novice geocachers will search in Explore Park, while Experts will travel to a variety of sites in the county, all using a handheld GPS for guidance. This FREE event will begin and end at Roanoke County’s Explore Park as it is being held this year in conjunction with the Explore Park Open House. 10AM. Roanoke County’s Explore Park. 540-777-6326. 12 - Beginner Internet Class - Learn how to navigate the Internet. Perform basic Internet searches. Ages 50 and up. 11AM-1PM. Danville Public Library. 434-799-5195. 12 - AARP Smart Drivers Class - May 12-13 12:30-5:30pm each day – must attend both days. Make checks payable to AARP. Class designed for ages 50+ to refresh driving skills. 12:30PM. Ballou Recreation Center. 434-7995216. 12 - Senior Bowling Tournament - to regidHave fun bowling and have your blood pressure and body mass index checked free while you wait! $5 includes shoes -and two games. Ages 50+. Call Riverside Lanes (434)791-2695 to register. 1-3PM. Ballou Recreation Center. 434-7995216. 13 - Sarah Duke Gardens Trip with Seniors on the Move! - Trip to Durham, NC to tour the gardens, etc. Call Deloris Crews (434) 7995216 for prices and details. 7AM-7PM. Ballou Recreation Center. 434-799-5216.

13 - Introduction to Genealogical Research Part I - An introduction to online family research. 11AM-1PM. Danville Public Library. 434-799-5195. 13 - Bingo at Emeritus at Danville, Hermitage Drive - Donations accepted for prizes. Ages 50+. 2-3:30PM. Ballou Recreation Center. 434799-5216. 14 - Library Online Catalog and Resources Class - Instruction on how to use the online catalog and databased. Ages 50 and up. 11AM1PM. Danville Public Library. 434-799-5195. 14 - Stand Up and Be Strong - This seminar is presented by the physical therapist of Riverside Health and Rehabilitation to teach you to recognize fall dangers in your home and exercises to prevent falls. Ages 50+. 12-1PM. Ballou Recreation Center. 434-799-5216. 15 - Senior Citizens Club - Meeting and covered dish luncheon. Ages 50+. 12-1:30PM. Ballou Recreation Center. 434-799-5216. 15 - Introduction to Genealogical Research Part II - An introduction to online family research. Prerequisite: Introduction to Genealogical Research Part I. 8AM-1PM. Danville Public Library. 434-799-5195. 15 - Bingo at Danville Public Library, Patton Street - Donations accepted for prizes. Ages 50+. 11AM-12PM. Ballou Recreation Center. 434-799-5216. 15 - Enchanted Evenings Concert at Ballou Stage - Ray Martin band performs. Bring a chair or blanket and enjoy this free concert. 8PM. Ballou Recreation Center. 434-799-5216. 16 - National Bike to Work and School Day Use a green form of transportation to travel to work, school, or to your favorite places. Register by May 13th to be recognized. All-day event. Unnamed Venue. 434-799-5215. 17 - Dog Wash - Small dogs – $10; medium dogs -$12; large dogs – $14; nail trim – $5. 9AM-12PM. Danville Community Market. 434793-4636.

17 - Danville Symphony Orchestra “Spring Pops Concert – Power Pops, Tribute to John Williams” - From Jaws to Jurassic Park and Superman to Schindler’s List, we pay tribute to America’s greatest film composer! 8-9:30PM. George Washington High School Auditorium. 19 - Basic Email Computer Classes - Learn the basics of email and set up your own email account at a free website. Practice receiving and sending emails as well as composing and replying to email. Ages 50 and up. 11AM-1PM. Danville’s Community Market. 877-638-8685. 19 - Caswell Book Club: Dr. Stephanie Helms Pickett, “Her Name is SHE” - Join us for an evening of literary discussions from 6 PM to 7:45 PM. After the book discussion, we will be dining at a local restaurant with the author. 6-7:45PM. Gunn Memorial Library. 336-3880248. 20 - Bingo at Abingdon Place, Executive Drive - Donations accepted for prizes. Ages 50+. 10:30AM-12PM. Ballou Recreation Center. 434-799-5216. 20 - Court Records for Genealogical Research: Part I - Learn how to utilize court records to research your family history. 11AM-1PM. Danville Public Library. 434-799-5195. 22 - Court Records for Genealogical Research: Part II - Learn how to utilize court records to research your family history. Prerequisite: Court Records for Genealogical Research Part I. 11AM-1PM. Danville Public Library. 434-7995195. 22 - Kayak-Newton’s Landing - Paddle your stress away as you move through class II rapids. $15 CR/$18 NCR Ages 12-adult Register by May 15th. 6-8PM. Meet at Newton’s Landing. 434-799-5215. 23 - Zip Express - Enjoy a Friday night zip lining through the trees! Ages 8-adult. Register by May 16th. 6-7:30PM. Philip Wyatt Memorial Skate Park Shelter. 434-799-5215. 24 - Creeks, Streams and Squiggly Things - Find squiggly amphibians swimming in the creeks

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