Sunday, May 26
2013 Men's Clipper Cuts Workshop, 10 a.m.-2:15 p.m. Sundays, Feb. 17, April 14, June 2 and Nov. 17. The workshop is open to all licensed barbers and cosmetologists which satisfies the State of WV Board of Barbers and Cosmetologists 4 hour continuing education requirement for re-licensure for 2014 (4 hours must be obtained in 2013 to renew licenses in the year 2014). Attendance at just one of these classes fulfills this requirement. Registration and payment must be received one week prior to class date. To register or for more information, call Toni Karle at 304-208-4525, 740-867-3112 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Midway Barbershop, 104 Fourth Ave. Huntington.
Boy Scouts Meetings, Cub Scouts for boys in first-fifth grades meet 6:30-7:30 p.m. Mondays. Boy Scouts for boys in grades sixth-12th meet 6:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesdays. Milton Baptist Church, 1123 Church St. Milton.
HEHS Choir Members Reunion, Friday-Saturday, Aug. 2-3. All former students of Mrs. Chandler-Gold are invited to join her in the festivities, including a Friday night social at Guyan Golf and Country Club (optional), Saturday morning rehearsal (mandatory), and a Saturday night Reunion Concert. Choir members who are interested in participating in this event should email their name, year they graduated, email address, phone number and what they sing (Soprano I, Soprano II, Alto I, etc.) to email@example.com by May 31. Downtown Huntington, Huntington.
Memorial Day events, Sunday-Monday, May 26-27. On Sunday, Girl Scout Troop number 1850 of Clendenin, West Virginia, will be placing American flags on every grave and niche at the cemetery. A flag retirement ceremony will begin 10 a.m. Monday. Donel C. Kinnard Memorial State Veterans Cemetery, (located behind 130 Academy Drive), Dunbar.
Blue & Gray Memorial Service, 2 p.m. Sunday, May 26. Hosted by the Huntington Chapter #150 United Daughters of the Confederacy. Spring Hill Cemetery, 1427 Norway Ave. Huntington.
Monday, May 27
Mother's Day Out, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays during the school year. The cost is $13 per day. Children from the age of 15 months through 4 years old are accepted. Registration is accepted at any time during the school year. The Wayne County Schools calendar schedule is followed. For more information, call Kathy Bailey at 304-429-8003 or the church office at 304-429-1348. Westmoreland Baptist Church, 3401 Hughes St. Huntington.
Rotary Club of Huntington Weekly Meeting, noon Mondays. Pullman Plaza Hotel, 1001 3rd Ave. Huntington.
Orientation to Nontraditional Occupations for Women class, Noon to 12:30 p.m. Monday through Friday beginning Jan. 22 until the end of May. The Cabell County Career Technology Center offers the ONOW class for women interested in a nontraditional career. This free training program offers the opportunity for women to explore nontraditional careers, industrial safety, construction math, blueprint reading, and hand and power tool usage in a friendly female atmosphere. Call 304-528-5106. Cabell County Career Technology Center, 1035 Norway Ave. Huntington. Free.
Huntington Duplicate Bridge Club Meeting, 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Mondays and 1 p.m. Wednesdays. Trinity Episcopal Church, 520 11th St. Huntington.
Meet Elvis Night, 7 p.m. Monday, May 27. Dickie Brown as Elvis. Kids welcome. For more information, call Connie Henderson at 304-417-9480 or Brown at 304-697-0020. Riverview East, 225 Short St. Huntington.
Memorial Day Event, 9 a.m. Monday, May 27. Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts from across the Muguyoh District of the Tri-State Area Council will gather at Spring Hill Cemetery to honor some of our nations heroes by placing flags on the graves of veterans at Spring Hill Cemetery on Memorial Day. Spring Hill Cemetery, 1427 Norway Ave. Huntington.
Memorial Day Cemetery Events, Monday, May 27. Kentucky's four state veterans cemeteries and three veterans nursing homes will hold ceremonies this Memorial Day holiday honoring those who have died for our country. Schedule, 11 a.m. Kentucky Veterans Cemetery West, Hopkinsville; 8:30 a.m. Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Central, Radcliff; 1 p.m. Kentucky Veterans Cemetery North, Williamstown; 10 a.m. Kentucky Veterans Cemetery North East, Greenup County; 10 a.m. Joseph ìEddieî Ballard Western Kentucky Veterans Center, Hanson; 10:30 a.m. Thomson-Hood Veterans Center, Wilmore; 11 a.m. Paul E. Patton Eastern Kentucky Veterans Center, Hazard. State of Kentucky.
Blood Drive, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday, May 27. Appointments are not required but may be made by calling 1-800-Red-Cross. Ashland Town Center, 500 Winchester Ave. Ashland.
Memorial Day Observance, Monday, May 27. American Legion Post 139, Milton, will be visiting 13 sites. There will be a firing of three volleys and playing taps as a salute to all deceased veterans. Schedule: 8:45 a.m. Morning Colors, Jet Airplane U.S. 60, Milton; 9 a.m. Culloden Cemetery, Culloden; 9:15 a.m. Valley View Cemetery, Hurricane; 9:50 a.m. Brown Cemetery, Balls Gap; 10:10 a.m. Zoar Cemetery; 10:40 a.m. Bicker Cemetery, Barker's Ridge; 11 a.m. Chestnut Grove Cemetery, Dry Ridge; 11:15 a.m. U.B. Church Cemetery, Dry Ridge; 11:40 a.m. Neal Cemetery, John's Creek Road; noon, Milton Cemetery, Milton; 1 p.m. Ball Cemetery, Kilgore Creek; 1:15 p.m. Maupin Cemetery, Yates Crossing; 1:30 p.m. Forest Memorial Park Cemetery. Cabell County.
14th Annual Memorial Day Ceremony, 11 a.m. Monday, May 27. Scout units are invited to participate in the Wreath Ceremony. A wreath will be placed in honor of those who gave their lives for our freedom. More information, call 740-446-1795 or 304-453-4712. Veterans Memorial Arch Park at Memorial Park, Memorial Boulevard, Huntington.
VFW 6878 giving military honors at cemeteries, The schedule is: Rome, 10 a.m. Miller, 10:30 a.m. Crown City, 11 a.m. Pleasant Ridge, 11:30 a.m. Perkins Ridge, noon; Centerian, 12:45 p.m. Langdon, 1:30 p.m. McCormick, 2 p.m. and Mt. Pisgah, 2:30 p.m. Nine cemeteries will be visited, and members of VFW 6878 will give military honors to veterans at each. VFW Post 6878, Ohio 7, Proctorville.
Tuesday, May 28
Tri-State Chapter 949, Vietnam Veterans of America, 7 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of every month. All Vietnam-era veterans are welcome. For more information, call president Ron Wroblewski at 304-453-4712 or secretary Joe Wilson at 304-429-7294. American Legion Post 16, 1421 6th Ave. Huntington.
Kiwanis Club of Huntington Meeting, Noon-1 p.m. Tuesdays. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.kiwanisclubofhuntington.com. TTA Conference Room, 1251 Fourth Ave. Huntington.
Collis P. Huntington Chapter of the National Railway Historical Society Meeting, 7:30 p.m. fourth Tuesday each month Regular meetings are open to the public and are at the Chapters office and meeting room. Meetings in the months of January, April, July and October will be at C&O Depot, St. Albans. Collis P. Huntington Railroad Historical Society Inc. 1323 8th Ave. Huntington.
Huntington Sanitary Board Meeting, 9:30 a.m. fourth Tuesday of each month in Council Chambers. Huntington City Hall, 800 5th Ave. Huntington.
OLBH Mobile Mammography, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday, May 28. Appointments, call 606-836-7465. Stultz Pharmacy, Applegate Shopping Center, Greenup.
Regional Readers' Book Group meeting, 5:45 p.m. Tuesday, May 28. May's featured selection: "Above the Slate: An Appalachian Love Story." Jesse Stuart Foundation, 1645 Winchester Ave. Ashland.
Cabell County Farm Bureau Dinner meeting, 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 28, in the agriculture education classroom. A brief business meeting and informational speaker will follow the dinner. More information, call 304-778-3783. Cabell Midland High School, 2300 U.S. 60 E. Ona.
Free admission for military families, Begins Tuesday, May 28. In honor of the service of the many men and women in uniform, the Clay Center will once again offer free gallery admission to all active duty, National Guard and Reserve military personnel and their families through the Blue Star Museums program this summer. Clay Center for the Performing Arts, One Clay Square, Charleston.
Wayne County Solid Waste Authority meeting, 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 28. Wayne County Solid Waste Authority, 322 Bluefield St. Wayne.
Vaccination Clinic, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday, May 28. The Cabell Midland Student Health Center will be offering the clinic for any current 6th or 11th grade students who need the Tdap or meningococcal vaccine. Parents must complete the enrollment and vaccine administration forms, which are available at the health center. Cabell Midland High School, 2300 U.S. 60 E. Ona.
Huntington Cabell Republican Women General Meeting, Tuesday, May 28. Speakers will be Representatives Carol Miller of District 16 and Kelli Sobonya of District 18 from the W.Va. House of Delegates. Reservations, call 304-638-8181 or email email@example.com. Guyan Golf and Country Club, 5460 U.S. 60 E. Huntington.
Wednesday, May 29
Hand Quilting, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Wednesdays. Bring your thimble and a bag lunch. Beginners and visitors are welcome. Questions, call 304-736-4467. Pea Ridge United Methodist Church, 5747 E. Pea Ridge Road, Huntington.
Wild and Wonderful Breastfeeding, 10 a.m. last Wednesday each month. This is a breastfeeding support group dedicated to promote, support and encourage breastfeeding mothers in the Huntington area. Current location will be at 432 11th Avenue, Huntington. More information, call Jennifer at 304-525-1551. Downtown Huntington, Huntington.
Positive Directions: HIV Social Gathering, 6-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays. To offer support and a social outlet for those living with HIV/AIDS. Tri-State AIDS Task Force, 1038 6th Ave. Huntington.
OLBH Mobile Mammography, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.Wednesday, May 29. To schedule an appointment, call 606-836-7465. Burlington Elementary School, County Road 1, Burlington.
South of the Border Benefit Gala, 6-8:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 29. The fifth annual celebrity chef dinner and auction will be held. This year will feature flavors of southwest-inspired dinner entrees and a variety of 11 different desserts created by the 2013 Celebrity Chef lineup. Tickets, call 740-354-3829, ext. 234. The Friends Center at Southern Ohio Medical Center, 1202 18th St. Portsmouth.
Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) chapter meeting, 8 a.m. Wednesday, May 29, in the Shawkey Dining Room. Kim White from the Marshall University Counseling Center will offer a presentation regarding the concept of Stress in the Workplace concentrating on stress management via the practice of mindfulness. All are welcome (regardless if you are already a Tri-State SHRM member). Tri-State SHRM members attend for free. RSVP by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Memorial Student Center at Marshall University, 1 Marshall Drive, Huntington.
Movie Night: "Duck Soup" and "Nashville," 7-11 p.m. Wednesday, May 29. Elks Lodge No. 313, 1015 4th Ave. Huntington.
Thursday, May 30
ThunderTones Meeting, 7 p.m. Thursdays. The ThunderTones Chorus is the Huntington-Tri-State Chapter of the Barbershop Harmony Society. They learn, sing and perform four-part a cappella music arranged for the male voice. Call Ken Gainer at 304-302-NOTE. Fellowship Baptist Church, 3661 U.S. 60 E. Barboursville.
A Course in Miracles Study Group, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Thursdays. Call Bill Webb at 304-733-3331 for location information. Tri-State Area.
River Cities Umpires Association, 6:30 p.m. Thursdays. New umpires are encouraged to attend. If you have any questions, contact Jim Insco at 304-638-4959. Christ Temple Church, 2400 Johnstown Road, Huntington.
OLBH Mobile Mammography, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursday, May 30. Appointments, call 606-836-7465. Chapel/Friendship House, 200 Everman St. Grayson.
"Open Door" to Better Living, 9 a.m. to noon Thursday, May 30. Lunch will be served at noon. Westmoreland United Methodist Church, Valley Health Systems and the Wayne County Health Department offers blood pressure, glucose and cholesterol screenings along with professional advice. Lunch is also served. Please call 304-429-6683 one day ahead. Westmoreland Senior Center, 3609 Hughes St. Huntington. Screenings are free; lunch cost varies.
Wayne County Democrat Executive Committee, 6 p.m. Thursday, May 30. Special meeting. Wayne County Courthouse, 700 Hendricks St. Wayne.
The Health Care Law: Things You Need to Know, 6 p.m. Thursday, May 30. This session, presented by Ann Lemley, pertains to individuals age 50 and older with health insurance, without health insurance, on Medicare or Medicare Advantage and those in long-term care. There will be handouts and a question/answer session. Southern Branch of Briggs Lawrence County Library, 317 Solida Road, South Point.
Hearing Health Seminar, 6-8 p.m. Thursday, May 30. Pre-registration can be made by calling 877-432-7844 or visiting www.hearinghealthseminar.com. The seminar will discuss cochlear implants and the Baha. Hampton Inn, 1 Cracker Barrel Drive, Barboursville.
Preceptor Phi Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi Sorority picnic, 5 p.m. Thursday, May 30. Barboursville Community Park, Martha Road, Barboursville.
Friday, May 31
M.A.R.S. Medically Assisted Recovery Program, 7-8 p.m. Fridays. This is an outreach of the church to help young people with recovery from alcohol or a drug addiction. More information, call Bobbie Swan at 304-743-6814 or the church at 304-743-3461. Milton Baptist Church, 1123 Church St. Milton.
Friday Night Dances with Dick Newman, 7-10 p.m. second and fifth Fridays each month. Questions, email email@example.com. Underwood Senior Center, 632 9th Ave. Huntington. $10 per person.
Greenup River Run, 6 p.m. on-site registration; race begins at 7 p.m. Runners will start at the courthouse and run through the Final Friday celebration and return to the finish line in the middle of the celebrations. Two long scenic sections of the course run along the river. Short-sleeve tech shirts guaranteed to the first 150 participants. There will be door prizes, refreshments and goodie bags. Visit www.tristateracer.com to download a registration form or register online. For more information, contact race director Alan Osuch at OscuhRacePlanner@aol.com or 606-369-4403. Greenup County Courthouse, 101 Harrison St. Greenup. $15 if pre-registered before May 31; $20 day of race. Pre-registered groups of eight or more can register for $12 each.
Free skin cancer screenings, 1-4 p.m. Friday, May 31. For more information, contact the OLBH CareLine at 606-833-2273. Bellefonte Centre, 1000 Ashland Drive, Russell.
Critical Mass Kenova, 6:30 p.m. Friday, May 31. A free six-mile community bicycle ride will be held. More information, 304-939-2083 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Kenova Towne Square, 15th and Chestnut streets, Kenova.
Saturday, June 1
Breakfast, 8-11 a.m. first Saturday each month. VFW Post 9738, 227 Main St. Huntington. $6 buffet.
Breakfast at American Legion Post 139 Milton, 7:30 a.m. to 10 a.m.the first Saturday of each month. Open to the public. American Legion Post 139, 1207 Main St. Milton. $5 per plate; $6 for "to go" plate.
Barboursville Rotary 18th Annual Charity Golf Tournament, 7 a.m. breakfast, 8 a.m. start time, Saturday, June 1. To register, contact Ron Bates at 304-638-1500 or Bill Herrold at 304-736-3447. Esquire Country Club, 1 Esquire Drive, Barboursville.
Founder's Day, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, June 1. As part of the farms' 60th anniversary celebration, there will be a tree planting dedication at 11:30 a.m. in honor of the six original founders. Visitors can enjoy hay rides, make and take crafts, a small animal barnyard and more. Bob Evans Farm, 791 Farmview Drive, Bidwell.
Kids Fishing Derby, 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, June 1. For ages 2-12. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. Valley (Wave Pool) Park, 1 Valley Park Drive, Hurricane. Free.
Third Annual McDonald's Tri-State Criterium Race, 3-8 p.m. Saturday, June 1. Presented by Scott Orthopedic Center. Free children's races will begin at 6 p.m. Kids Zone will be open 5-7 p.m. with inflatables, face painting, games and more. Pullman Square, 900 block of Third Avenue, Huntington.
Ronald McDonald House Charities Open, The Charities Open will be 6:30 p.m. Saturday, June 1, with a themed dinner and auction. The golf tournament play will be at 1 p.m. Monday, June 3. More information or to register, visit www.mchouse.org or call 304-840-1698. Guyan Golf and Country Club, 5460 U.S. 60 E. Huntington.
Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Ministry Vendor/Craft Show and Silent Auction, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, June 1. Various vendors and homemade crafters will be on hand. All proceeds go to shipping shoeboxes. Tri-State Worship Center "The Point", 802 Solida Road, South Point.
Harveytown Grade School reunion, Noon-4 p.m. Saturday, June 1. The 16th annual homecoming event will be held for former classmates. Attendees are urged to bring their favorite dish. More information, call 304-523-1102 or 740-894-5852. Huntington Museum of Radio and Technology, 1640 Florence Ave. Huntington.
5th Annual Kids Fishing Day, 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, June 1. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. Prizes will be awarded for the most fish caught and the biggest fish caught based on three age divisions. Contact 606-686-2412 or visit www.lrh.usace.army.mil. Yatesville Lake, Louisa.