Putnam County Parks & Recreation Commission: is hosting a photography class, instructed by Laura Moul, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays, now through March 5 in the Commons of Putnam County by the Wave Pool. For more information or to register, contact Laura at 304-743-8281 or visit the website at www.moulphotography.com or call the park office at 304-562-0518, ext. 10.
Steel workers retirees meeting
The United Steel Workers of Active Retirees will meet at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the union hall located near Ravenswood. The menu will be beans and cornbread. All retirees and spouses are welcome. For more information, call Arol Squires at 304-273-2877 or Les Shockey at 304-273-3525.
Kanawha County Emergency Ambulance Authority will meet Friday at the central office located at 601 Brooks St. The officers meet at 11 a.m. in the new training conference room. The regular Board of Directors meeting will take place at noon in the cafeteria. Agendas and materials will be available prior to the meeting. Call 304-345-2312, ext. 130 for questions.
Cabin Creek Health Systems will offer a free smoking cessation workshop from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the Clendenin Health Center, 107 Koontz Ave. The workshop features the Kaiser Permanente course, a one-time, three-hour course. Qualify for free nicotine replacement therapy by taking the class. Class size is limited and pre-registration is required. Call Paulette at 304-400-9828 or email: cheryl.jack...@wcwv.org.
Civil War weekend
Valley (Wave Pool) Park in Hurricane will have a Civil War Weekend March 21-24 at the park. There will be night firing, parade drills, ladies tea, a remembrance play, military ball and horse-drawn wagon rides. The Sutlers and re-enactors will commemorate the skirmish of Hurricane Bridge and the Battle of Scary Creek. Donations are accepted. For more information, call Putnam County Parks at 304-562-0518, ext. 10 or the Putnam County Visitors Bureau at 304-562-0727, ext. 102.Items for Bulletin Board may be submitted by mail to The Charleston Gazette, 1001 Virginia St. E., Charleston, WV 25301, or faxed to 304-348-1233. Notices will be run one time free. Please include a contact person's name and a daytime telephone number.