South Charleston Housing Authority Board of Commissioners will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday in the administrative offices at 520 Goshorn St., South Charleston.Unity of Kanawha Valley will have its next Open Stage 4 Kids! event for performers ages 5-15, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Friday at 804 Myrtle Road. Sky Kershner will host this month's event. Bring whatever talent you would like to share: playing an instrument, singing, dancing, telling a joke, showing a piece of art, magic, or just talking into a microphone. Silly songs are welcome. Sign-ups begin at 6 p.m. and the entertainment starts at 6:30 p.m. There is no cover charge. Everyone welcome. For information, call 304-345-0021 or 304-346-1948, e-mail Sky@unitywv.org
.South Charleston Community Center will host a Senior Dance (50 and older) and time for fellowship from 6 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday at the South Charleston Golf Course. Donations will be taken at the door. The evening includes appetizers and refreshments. Door prizes and 50/50 drawing will be held. DJ is Chuck Swigger. For information, call 304-744-4731.
Ladies VFW Auxiliary No. 8516 will have a Christmas bazaar from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at 232 North Pinch Road, Elkview, across from the Pinch Volunteer Fire Department. Tables are available for rental for $10. Contact Becky Thompson at 304-421-8800 or Eloise Gandee at 304-577-6292 for information.West Virginia Institute for Spirituality will offer a program titled "Denial: From Protection to Integrity" from 8:45 to 3 p.m. Saturday at 1601 Virginia St. E. The seminar discusses the human need to protect the inner self from perceived destructive emotions and experiences. Sister Carole Riley will conduct the seminar. Continuing Education Units are available for social workers, RNs and LPCs. A $50 offering for CEU applicants and $40 for all others is requested. Lunch is included. For information, call 304-0926 or email email@example.com
.Met Opera will present "Satyagraha" in high definition live at 12:55 p.m. Saturday at Cinemark and Great Escape theaters. Beginning with a battle scene from an Indian epic, it moves to the harsh realities of despotism and racism and the nonviolent struggle to overcome them. The cost at Cinemark is $22 for adults, $20 seniors and $15 for children. The cost is $20 for adults, $16 for seniors and children at Great Escape. For limited free passes, call 304-344-9091.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.