10 a.m. July 20, Kanawha State Forest, Shelter No. 9. For questions, call 304-372-4296.McGraw family:
11 a.m. July 21 at Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College's Wyoming County campus in Saulsville. Family and friends of the descendants of John McGraw and Mahalia Cozort-McGraw who settled in the Wyoming County community now known as McGraws are invited to the 60th annual reunion. Bring memorabilia and a potluck dish that has been handed down through the family, along with the recipe. Lunch will be served at 1 p.m. A short memorial service will honor family members who have been lost since last year's reunion. For information, visit www.mcgrawreunionwv.com
Registration 10 a.m. July 21, Glenwood Park 4-H Campground, between Bluefield and Princeton. The carry-in dinner will be served at about 12:30 p.m. Bring a dish or two to be shared. Music will be provided by Mary Kelly and Bailey descendants William Workman and the Steven Boys. A limited number of Mary Ellen Howe's book "Richard Bailey: Volume II" will be for sale. Drawings and door prizes will be featured. Contact Ronald Bailey at 304-425-0415 or Gene Bailey at 304-887-1183.
Union Carbide Summer Camps (Carlisle and Camelot):
July 19-21. Meet from 6 to 11 p.m. July 19 at the Capital City Lodge, FOP No. 74, 4284 Woodrum Lane. Meet July 20 and 21 on Blue Creek. No events are planned at the hunting and fishing lodge, but camping and visiting on the creek are encouraged. Visit www.carbidecamps.net/CampsReunion/Reunion2013/Reunion2013.htm
11 a.m. July 27, Upper Mud River Dam, Shelter No. 1, near the boat dock. The dam is 15 miles on Upper Mud Rover Road, south of W.Va. 3, Hamlin Save-A-Lot store. Bring a covered dish and pictures. Descendents and friends of William and Laura Lovejoy Hill, Dennie and Della Hill Adkins, John and Blanch Hill Adkins and other family members are invited.Taylor family:
10 a.m. July 27, Garrett's Bend Community Center, Lincoln County. Descendants of Grover Cleveland Taylor and Delphia Barnett-Taylor are invited. Contact Faye Chafin at 304-756-3891.Reunion notices 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. Information will not be taken by phone.