Bulletin Board: April 23, 2013
Kanawha County Emergency Ambulance Authority officers will meet at 11 a.m. Friday in the conference room of the Central Office, 601 Brooks St. The regular board of directors meeting will take place at noon in the cafeteria. For information, call 304-345-2312, ext. 130.
Silent auction, bingo
The Hansford Center will host a silent auction and bingo at 5 p.m. Saturday. Food will be available. The fundraiser will help fund scholarships for seniors to attend the state Bureau of Senior Services' annual R.W. Jackson Conference, held in May at Cedar Lakes. All money raised will be used to cover costs for room and meals at the conference. For information, call the Hansford Center at 304-722-4621, Candace Pryor or Robin Strickland at the Bureau of Senior Services at 304-558-3317, or 877-987-3646.
The Handlan Chapter of the Brooks Bird Club will meet at 8 a.m. Sunday for a walk in Charleston's Spring Hill Cemetery to look for spring birds. Meet at the parking lot near the cemetery office. For information, visit kvbirdclub.org.
Spanishburg Ruritan Club will sponsor a pancake breakfast from 8 to 10 a.m. Saturday in the community room in the back of the Bluestone Valley Fire Department building. The price is $5 for adults and $3 for children younger than 12. Profits will be used for a college scholarship and community projects.
The Upper Vandalia Historical Society will meet at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Putnam County Board of Education office, behind the old courthouse in Winfield. Bring an item, story or pictures of interest to local history you would like to share. Refreshments will follow the meeting. Call 304-760-2121 for information.
Fayette County history
The Fayette County Historical Society will meet at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Fayetteville Convention and Visitors Bureau, in the Visitors Center on Court Street, Fayetteville. Sally Kines will give a brief talk on Civil War sites in Fayetteville. Dues for 2103 are due and are $20 per person or $25 for two in the same family. New members are welcome. For information, call Ann Skaggs at 304-658-4448.
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