Bulletin board: Sept. 1, 2014
GHS membership Banquet
Join the Greenbrier Historical Society for the Annual Banquet and Membership Meeting which will be held at 6 p.m. on Sept. 11 at the Lewisburg United Methodist Church, 214 E. Washington Street in Lewisburg. The Society’s Board of Directors and staff will provide a report on the growing organization, followed by a meal prepared by the Methodist Women. After dinner, author Michael P. Rucker will discuss his book, “Bridge Burner: The Full and Factual Story of Dr. William Parks Rucker, Slave Owning Union Partisan.” Tickets are $16 per person and can be purchased at the North House, located at 301 West Washington Street in Lewisburg, or by calling 304-645-3398. Tickets must be purchased before Wednesday.
The Putnam County Convention and Visitors Bureau, the Winfield Lions Club, Putnam County Parks and Recreation and the Winfield McDonalds are sponsoring the Ninth Annual Putnam County Bridge to Ridge Bicycle Tour, a challenging, 30, 40-50, and 62 mile scenic bicycle ride on the ridges of Putnam County beginning at 8 a.m. on Sept. 13 starting at the Putnam County Courthouse. The cost is $30. Proceeds will benefit the Winfield Lions Club Community Projects. For more information, contact Chris Gress at 304-586-9017 or the Putnam County Convention and Visitors Bureau at 304-562-0727, ext. 102.
St. Albans Library
The Advisory Board for the St. Albans Branch of the Kanawha County Public Library will hold its annual public meeting at 7 p.m. on Sept. 16 in the community room on the second floor of the St. Albans Library. A report on library activities will be given. Information about the Library Levy will be presented. The speaker series, St. Albans WritesItems for Bulletin Board may be submitted by mail to The Charleston Gazette, 1001 Virginia St. E., Charleston, WV 25301; faxed to 304-348-1233; or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Notices will be run one time free. Please include a contact person’s name and a daytime telephone number.