Bulletin board: July 11, 2013

Glass factory retirees

The Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Retirees will meet for breakfast at 10 a.m. Monday, July 14, at Bob Evans, Kanawha City. For information, call 304-342-1095.

Coin club

Charleston Coin Club will meet at 6:45 p.m. Tuesday, July 15, at Kanawha City Community Center, 3511 Venable Ave. A coin auction will be held. Visit www.charlestoncoinclub.org or call 304-727-4062.

History lecture

The state Division of Culture and History will present a free lecture titled “The Riverine World” at 6 p.m. Thursday, July 17 in the Archives in History Library at the Culture Center. Gerald Sutphin will examine the impact that river life had on people living and working on the western rivers during the age of steamboats. Sutphin is recognized as one of the country’s foremost historians when it comes to inland rivers and river transportation. One of his many credits includes “The Great Kanawha, An American Story,” on which he served as researcher, writer and featured historian on film.

Spirituality retreat

West Virginia Institute for Spirituality will sponsor Almost Heaven Retreats 2014 at its location, 1601 Virginia St. E. The one-to-one directed retreat includes a private room and bath. For more information, contact Sister Carole Riley at 412-901-4259 or wvisreg@aol.com.

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