Kanawha Trail Club
will sponsor a night hike on Kanawha State Forest's Portercamp Hollow/Boundary Road areas at 5:30 p.m. Dec. 4. Meet at the Polly Hollow parking area. The hike is 2 to 2 1/2 miles on a moderate trail. Wear hiking boots and bring a light source.West Virginia Statewide Independent Living Council
will meet from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 5 at the Division of Rehabilitation Services, 10 McJunkin Road, Nitro. All sessions are open to the public. People who want to address the council should call 304-766-4624 or 855-855-9743 to be placed on the agenda. All materials distributed during council meetings and activities by staff, presenters or participants must be available in all accessible formats including large print, computer diskette, audiocassette and Braille.
Basket of Hope
will hold a fundraiser from 8 a.m. to noon Dec. 8 at Firebreather Fitness, Scott Depot. The event costs $50, with all proceeds going directly to the Basket of Hope-WV Branch to help provide hope and support for the children suffering with cancer and other terminal illnesses along with their families in our community. Early registration deadline is Dec. 3 and includes a T-shirt. Payment can be sent to Basket of Hope, P.O. Box 706, Poca, WV 25159, or register online by visiting the Facebook page for Basket of Hope West Virginia -- Warrior Carry.Kanawha County Public Library board of directors and Finance Committee
will meet at 4 p.m. Dec. 10 at the main library on Capitol Street. The meeting is open to the public. Call 304-343-4646 for information.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.