Bulletin board: May 3, 2013
The West Virginia State Farm Museum will host an antique gas-engine show from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, just north of Point Pleasant. The show will also feature a sawmill demonstration, church services in the log church Sunday morning with Larry Powell, and musical performances. The museum's country store and country kitchen will be open throughout the event. For information, call 304-675-5737 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. weekdays or visit www.wvagriculture.org.
Handlan Chapter of the Brooks Bird Club will sponsor a walk at 8 a.m. Sunday in Charleston's Spring Hill Cemetery to look for spring birds. Meet at the parking lot near the cemetery office. For updates, visit www.KVbirdclub.org.
Kanawha County Republican Women's Club will have its annual monthly meeting at 11:45 a.m. Monday at the Charleston Civic Center. A buffet lunch will be served. The cost is $11 and parking is free. House Minority Leader Tim Armstead, R-Kanawha, will be the guest speaker. The public is welcome.
Trail club hike
Kanawha Trail Club will sponsor a night hike at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday on Kanawha State Forest's Rattlesnake/Boundary Road. Meet at Rattlesnake parking area. The hike is about 2.5 miles on a moderate terrain with a figure-eight loop. Bring a light source.
Kanawha Valley Senior Services will mark Older Americans Month with a free picnic for area seniors from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 21 at Shawnee Park in Institute. The picnic is open to resident ages 60 and over and includes food, entertainment, Bingo, a cakewalk, games and door prizes. The menu will be hot dogs, barbecues, watermelon, soft drinks and ice cream. The Roadrunner Band and gospel music by the Rev. Jimmy McKnight will be featured. Transportation from the senior high-rise residences and shuttle bus in the parking area will be provided. For information, call 304-348-0707.
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