Roxbury News: March 4, 2008


What day of the year is a command to go forward? (Hint: try today’s date).
Our clocks are to go forward also. Before you retire on Saturday, March 7, be sure to “spring ahead” one hour.

There are many events to which we can “march forth” in the next week.

Full season of workshops at Roxbury Arts

Roxbury — The Roxbury Arts Group announces a series of workshops for adults that range through fitness, crafts, fine arts and technologies to assist artists. The series runs from early March through early May and are planned for the most part as one- or two-session introductions to the subject.

Art therapy on program for Roxbury Library Forum

Roxbury resident and art therapist Ellen Stewart will offer Roxbury Library Association Tuesday attendees a series of creative exercises to heal body, mind and spirit on Tuesday, March 10 at 1 p.m.

Wildcats bounce RCS boys in sectional thriller

By Julia Green
By all accounts, it couldn’t possibly have been closer.
When sixth-seeded Roxbury traveled to Davenport Saturday for the second-round sectional match-up against the host Wildcats, it was a close battle from start to finish – a battle that reached its pinnacle when there was literally no time left on the clock. The final was 43-42, Davenport.

MARK-di Gras a huge hit in Roxbury

Roxbury — The MARK Project brought the heat of bayou to Roxbury last Saturday night for a sold out Mardi Gras celebration complete with the dynamite Zydeco sounds of Lil’Anne and Hot Cayenne, a Cajun/Creole cook-off and all the unparalleled fun of Bourbon Street.

Tap classes offered for all skill levels


Tap Class With Patti Dell will be held at The Roxbury Arts Group on Saturdays from March 7-May 9.
The fee for 10 weeks of classes is $100. Beginner Classes are offered from 10-11 a.m.. Advanced Classes from 11 a.m.-noon and Intermediate Classes from noon-1 p.m.

Roxbury News: Feb. 25, 2009


Tyrone Hinkley was the honoree Saturday night as some 100 friends and family members helped him celebrate his big 50. The festivities were held in The Roxbury Arts Group building on Vega Mountain Road.

Pairings announced for Section IV tournament

Following is the schedule for the first- and second-round match-ups in the 2009 Section IV Class D high school basketball tournament.

Roxbury News: Feb. 18, 2009


Mark your calendar for a ham dinner on Saturday, Feb. 21 at the Grand Gorge United Methodist Church. There will be one sitting at 5:30 p.m., seating limited to 100 people. A maximum of 100 takeouts will be available at 4:30 p.m.

The Heat of Louisiana hosted by MARK Project


Roxbury — The Cajun culture sure knows about good times. It cultivates the combination of friends and family, great upbeat soul inspired Zydeco music and an abundance of true southern cooking. It almost makes you want to book a flight and venture into the heart of the Bayou. Well, think again, no need to travel further than Roxbury as the MARK Project hosts a traditional Louisanna Saturday night on Feb. 28 at The Roxbury Arts Center.

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