Boone school bash
Boone Memorial Hospital and Fountain of Life Worship Center will provide services at their fourth annual Back to School Bash, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Fountain of Life Worship Center, Rock Creek, Boone County. There is no charge for food, haircuts for children, book bags and supplies for children in grade five and younger (while supplies last), clothing, Christian musical concerts, inflatables, entertainment, games and more. Boone Memorial Hospital will offer free services and tests. A Taste of Madison will be provided by Logan Health Care Foundation Wellness Council of West Virginia.
Trail club hike
Kanawha Trail Club will sponsor a hike at 1:30 p.m. Sunday on the Wallace Hartman Nature Preserve. Carpool from Ohio and Randolph streets. Regroup at the Preserve at South Ruffner and Adrian roads. Carpooling is requested because parking is very limited. The hike is about 4 miles on a moderate hike with some steep hills.
Al-Anon and Alateen will have meetings for friends and family of alcoholics. Al-Anon meetings are held at 8 a.m. Tuesdays at St. John's Episcopal Church, 1105 Quarrier St.; noon Wednesdays at the Kanawha County Day Report Center, 900 Christopher Street; and 7 p.m at St. Christopher's Episcopal Church, 819 Somerset Drive. Alateen meets at 7 p.m. Thursdays in the Edgewood area at St. Christopher's Episcopal Church; and Fridays at noon at Christ Church United Methodist, second floor, Quarrier and Morris streets. The Legacy Study Group meets at 7 p.m. Sundays at First Presbyterian Church, 508 Second Ave., South Charleston.
The Putnam County Parks and Recreation Commission is hosting a dog swim from 6:15 to 8 p.m. Sept. 2 at Valley Park. Donations will go toward Valley Park's dog park. For information, call Karen at 304-757-7584 or Helen at 304-562-0518, ext. 10.
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