Bulletin Board: Dec. 1, 2012
Boone Memorial Hospital Rural Health Clinic will hold an open house from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 1 at the clinic's new location, 173 State St., Madison. Attendees will receive a complimentary scarf, cake, hot chocolate and picture frame. For information, call 304-369-8810.
St. Albans Historical Society open house will take place Dec. 1 from 6 to 9 p.m. Begin at the St. Albans Historical Society building at 404 Fourth Ave. for a free brochure and self-guided tour of six historic properties.
Gospel sing will take place Dec. 1 at the Marmet Recreation Center from 7 to 10 p.m. Admission is two items of canned or nonperishable food. Proceeds go to the food bank in Chesapeake.
Charleston Civic Chorus will open its season at 3 p.m. Dec. 2 with a winter concert at Charleston Baptist Temple. Admission is free, and a reception follows the concert.
Beta Sigma Phi International Sorority, Preceptor Alpha Chapter will meet at 7 p.m. Dec. 3 at St. Paul United Methodist Church on Kanawha Turnpike in Spring Hill. President Charlotte Bowling will conduct the business meeting. Hostess is Diane Domaschko. Service is containers for Manna Meal, tabs for Ronald McDonald House and magazines for the veterans clinic. Service for the month is snacks for Hospice House and items for a Christmas basket.
Beta Sigma Phi International Sorority, Torchbearer Alpha Chapter will meet at 7 p.m. Dec. 3 at the home of Donie Argento, who will present the program on "Vacations" with the aid of Lynda Harper. President Suzanne Patterson will conduct the business meeting.
Kanawha County Association of Retired School Employees will hold its Christmas dinner at 4 p.m. Dec. 4 at the Fifth Quarter restaurant. Members will fill Christmas bags for the Shanklin Center for the elderly and the McCormick House for abused women and children.
Historic Glenwood Foundation will hold a holiday open house at Glenwood, also known as the Laidley-Summers-Quarrier House, from 2 to 5 p.m. Dec. 9. The house is at the corner of Park Avenue and Orchard Street, across from Stonewall Jackson Middle School. The home was built in 1852 under the supervision of English stonemason William Preston, and was built for Madison Laidley and later sold to former congressman George Summers.
Greenbrier Historical Society will host its annual holiday open house Dec. 18 at the North House Museum in Lewisburg. As part of the festivities, museum coordinator Toni Ogden will lead a free Hands-on-History workshop for children from noon until 3 p.m. Children of all ages are invited to drop by and craft a special pinecone ornament and discover the history of Christmas in America. For information, call 304-645-3398 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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