THIS WEEK

Oct. 13-19

 

Oct. 13

 

Oct. 14

HC Farmland Preservation Board 7 p.m., HC Courthouse, 2nd-floor courtroom

 

Potomac Highlands Beekeepers Association 7 p.m. The Bank of Romney Community Center, 165 E Main St., Romney. Open to all. 

 

Co-op and Heritage Market Place 5:30 p.m., the Co-op, 56 S. Marsham St., Romney

 

Oct. 15

 

Oct. 16

Feed My Sheep meal 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Church of the Nazarene, 339 Elk Place, Romney. Free, everyone welcome.

 

Artisan market 10 a.m.-3 p.m., River House, Capon Bridge. Local artists showcase, demonstrate and sell their works in a covered open-air setting.

 

Oct. 17

Oktoberfest noon-7 p.m., Flying Squirrel Ranch and Farm, Rada Road, Rada. Live music, German-style brats and brew, desserts, spirits, ax-throwing. Proceeds benefit Keyser’s Old Indie on Main Charitable Trust.  

 

Camera Club 2-4 p.m., River House, Capon Bridge. Free; donations welcome. Anyone interested in photography is welcome. Help session 1-2 p.m.

 

Poetry after noon 2:30-4 p.m., River House, Capon Bridge. Free; donations welcome. All ages; read, recite or listen. Led by John Berry.

        

Oct. 18

Romney Town Council 7 p.m., Town Hall, 340 E. Main St., postponed from Oct. 11

 

HC Board of Education 6:30 p.m., Central Office, School St., Romney. Superintendent honors precede 6:30 p.m. regular session.

 

GFWC Romney 7 p.m., Romney Presbyterian, 100 W. Rosemary Lane.

 

North River Ruritan Club 7 p.m., 56 Mutt Run, Delray

 

Oct. 19

American Legion Post 137 Auxiliary 7 p.m., Post Home, 484 Cold Stream Road, Capon Bridge

 

 

Looking ahead

Oct. 20-26

HC Development Authority 10 a.m. Wed., Oct. 20, Taggart Hall.

 

HC Planning Commission 7 p.m. Wed., Oct. 20, HC Courthouse, 2nd-floor courtroom

 

Hampshire Emergency Amateur Radio Team 7 p.m. Wed., Oct. 20, HC Emergency Operations Center, Jersey Mountain Road.

 

American Legion Post 137 7 p.m. Thurs., Oct. 21, Post Home, 484 Cold Stream Road, Capon Bridge

 

HC Parks and Rec Commission 7 p.m. Thurs., Oct. 21, HC Courthouse, 2nd-floor courtroom

 

Potomac Highlands Amateur Radio Club 7 p.m. Thurs., Oct. 21, Sions Equipment Co., 331 Clay St., Moorefield. Anyone interested in the radio hobby is welcome. For more info, visit www.pharc.org.

 

We the People of Hampshire County 6:30 p.m. social meet-and-greet, 7 p.m. meeting Fri., Oct. 22, The Bank of Romney Community Center.

 

Foodie Friday 4-6 p.m. Fri., Oct. 22, The Co-op, 56 S. Marsham St., Romney

 

Herb Club 1:30-3 p.m., Sun., Oct. 24, River House, Capon Bridge. Free; registration required.

 

County Commission 6 p.m. Tues., Oct. 26, courthouse, 2nd-floor courtroom. Agenda online 3 days in advance

 

Books and Beyond 1:30 p.m. Tues., Oct. 26, HC Public Library, 153 W. Main St., Romney.

 

WEEK IN, WEEK OUT     

Support Groups

AA noon Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, 6 p.m. Monday and 8 p.m. Friday, all at Pathways, 134 W. Sioux Lane, Romney. 7 p.m. Monday, Ruritan Community Center, Capon Bridge. 8 p.m. Thursday, St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, Romney. 6 p.m. Sunday, Slanesville Presbyterian Church. www.aawv13.com.

 

Narcotics Anonymous 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Springfield Assembly of God, Route 28; noon Thursday, 6 p.m. Tuesday and 8 p.m. Saturday, Pathways, 850 N. High St., Romney.

 

Smart Recovery 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Pathways, 134 W. Sioux Lane, Romney. Empowering tool for all addictive behaviors and addicts. Call 304-359-2185 or 540-247-4209.

 

Anger management group 4 p.m. Mondays, Pathways, 134 W. Sioux Lane, Romney.

 

Education group 2:30-3:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Pathways, 850 N High St., Romney. Led by Mark Dignan, CAC-AD

 

Overcoming domestic violence and trauma 6-7 p.m. Thursdays, Pathways, 850 N High St., Romney.

 

Came to believe noon Fridays, Pathways, 850 N High St., Romney.

 

Gambler support 6-7:30 p.m. Monday, St. Joseph’s Church, 225 S. Queen St., Martinsburg. Call 304-356-5829.

 

For the kids

Story hour 11 a.m. each Friday, HC Public Library, 153 W. Main St., Romney.

 

Preschool virtual story hour 11 a.m. each Wednesday, CB Public Library Facebook page. Corresponding crafts available on the library porch Thursday evenings.

 

Cub Scout Pack 32 meeting 7-8 p.m. every Wednesday when school is in session, Romney First United Methodist Church. For boys and girls K-5th grade. For more info, call Rick Hillenbrand at 304-822-4190 or visit the Facebook page at www.facebook.com/pack32romney.

 

Boy Scout Troop 32 7-8 p.m. Tuesday, Romney First United Methodist Church, 49 N. High St. Year-round, ages 10.5 to 18. Call Milda V. Mullins at 304-496-7530.

 

Interest groups

Knit Wits 10 a.m. Thursday, HC Public Library, 153 W. Main St., Romney. All skill levels. For more info, call Nancy Judd at 304-822-5116.

 

Hampshire Emergency Amateur Radio Team Net 7 p.m. Wednesday, on-the-air. N8RAT Repeater 444.950 MHz/PL 123.0.

 

Yoga in the Gallery 6-7 p.m. Monday, River House, Capon Bridge. All levels. Bring your own mat

 

For goodness’ sake

Recycling newspapers, magazines, catalogs, cardboard, clean steel and aluminum cans 8 a.m.-noon Wednesdays and Saturdays, county recycling center, Dolan Drive, Augusta.

 

Romney food pantry 10 a.m.-noon Tuesday-Wednesday-Thursday, First United Methodist basement, 49 N. High St., Romney. Use the back entrance to the church parking lot on Marsham Street, just beyond the Romney Diner. Recipients may pick up food once a month.

 

Capon Bridge food pantry 4-6 p.m. the 1st 4 Tuesdays of each month, Amazing Grace Baptist Church, Christian Church Road.

 

Springfield food pantry 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesdays, Springfield Assembly of God, 7637 Cumberland Road.

 

Augusta food pantry 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday, St. Peter Church of Deliverance, 536 St. Peter Lane, Augusta. Call 304-496-7850.

 

Springfield Treasure House 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, next to Springfield Senior Center. Proceeds benefit Senior Nutrition Program. Items sold on donation basis.

 

Helping Hands 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday and Friday, 9-7 Thursday, 24 W. Main St. Also has medical supplies. Proceeds benefit Hampshire County nonprofits.

 

Spay Today: Low cost, nonprofit program for spaying and neutering cats and dogs. At the time of surgery, initial tests and shots can be obtained at lower rates. To find a participating vet, call 304-728-8330 or visit www.baacs.org 

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