TODAYUnity of Kanawha Valley will host Ron Sowell's Open Mic at 7:30 p.m. at 804 Myrtle Road. All musicians are welcome. Performers sign up at 7 p.m. Admission is $5; for performers, seniors and kids, $2. FUTURE EVENTSRonald McDonald House Charities of Southern West Virginia: will have a Cookie Walk from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday on the Southridge Walmart parking lot, directly across from McDonald's. Festive holiday cookies -- made by local household bakers -- will be available for purchase. Cookies are $8 per pound and boxed for gift giving. Checks and cash will be accepted. All proceeds benefit the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southern WV.
Pinch Christmas Parade has been scheduled for 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday with staging at New Beginnings Church at 5 p.m. Parade step-off will be at 6 p.m.Alpha Theta Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa will have a Christmas brunch at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at First Presbyterian Church in Dunbar. The group will prepare baked-goods baskets. For information, call Ethel Rooper at 304-562-3121.Elk Valley Public Service District Commissioners have scheduled a board meeting at 2 p.m. Tuesday at 100 Bream Drive, Elkview.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.