Charleston Montessori School will host an open house for interested families from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at its location, 805 Price St. Primary and elementary classrooms will be open for tours and faculty; staff and board members will be present. The school serves children ages 3-12 and provides after-school child care. The school will begin a year-round calendar in July 2014. For more information, call 304-340-9000 or visit www.educatewv.com.
Yard sale/bake sale
American Heritage Girls WV1816 is hosting a yard sale and bake sale from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Glad Tidings annex building, beside Fruth Pharmacy in Hurricane. All proceeds will go to their annual HUGS duffel bags for foster care program. This year the bags will go to Children's Home Society of West Virginia. For more information or to donate, contact Angie Conn at 304-546-7354 or dancin_momma_...@yahoo.com.
Tyler Mountain Community Festival will take place from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at McKinnon Presbyterian Church, 4278 Washington St. W., Tyler Mountain. A community yard sale, arts and crafts fair featuring handmade pottery, jewelry and decorative items by local artisans; $1 hot dogs and baked goods will be featured. Local band The Carpenter Ants will perform between 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information, call 304-744-2815 and leave a message.
Food bank open house
Mountaineer Food Bank, in Gassaway, will hold its annual open house May 9 at 1 p.m. Volunteers and friends of the food bank are invited to attend. A volunteer recognition ceremony will take place, along with warehouse tours, guest speakers and refreshments. For more information, call 304-364-5518.
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