THIS WEEK:

Dec. 2-8

Only government meetings are relatively certain to occur as scheduled as the county tries to prevent the spread of coronavirus. Many of those are now being held by teleconference.

For any meeting or event scheduled, we suggest you call ahead.

 

Dec. 2

CHPSD Board of Directors 6 p.m., CHPSD Office, 18540 Northwestern Pike, Augusta

 

Potomac Valley Conservation District board 7 p.m., by teleconference only. Call-in instructions are posted at www.wvca.us/district/pvcd.cfm or call 304-822-5174.

 

Dec. 3

 

Dec. 4

Winterfest Christmas lighting 5:30 p.m., 5:30 pm, Courthouse, 19 E. Main St., Romney. 

 

Winterfest Open Houses 5:30-7:30 p.m., downtown Romney. Courthouse decoration tours and music by the Ukulele Club.

 

Book signings 5:30-7:30 p.m., Co-op, 56 S. Marsham St., Romney. Dan Oates’ “Tales of the South Branch and Old Hampshire” and Dave Long’s “Are You Going to Step On That Snake?”

 

Christmas bake sale 9 a.m. to ?, Fairview Lutheran Church Va. Route 733 east of Capon Bridge. Apple butter, country ham sandwiches, candy, cookies, applesauce cakes, pumpkin rolls, potato candy, fudge, pies and more. Also: Christmas decorations and gifts.

 

Virtual story hour 1 p.m., HC Public Library Facebook page. Weekly craft available in grab-and-go bags during library hours. This week’s theme: International Cheetah Day

 

Dec. 5

Christmas bake sale 9 a.m. to ?, Fairview Lutheran Church Va. Route 733 east of Capon Bridge. Apple butter, country ham sandwiches, candy, cookies, applesauce cakes, pumpkin rolls, potato candy, fudge, pies and more. Also: Christmas decorations and gifts.

 

Dec. 6

 

Dec. 7

 

Dec. 8

CB Town Council 7 p.m., Town Hall.

 

Looking ahead

Dec. 9-15

HC Co-op and Heritage Market Place 5:30 p.m. Thurs., Dec. 10, at the Co-op, 56 S. Marsham St., Romney

 

HC Farmland Preservation Board 7 p.m. Thurs., Dec. 10, HC Courthouse, 2nd-floor courtroom

 

W.Va. attorney general mobile office 11 a.m.-noon Thurs., Dec. 10, Courthouse 2nd-floor chambers, 18 E. Main St., Romney

 

Virtual story hour 1 p.m. Fri., Dec. 11, HC Public Library Facebook page. Weekly craft available in grab-and-go bags during library hours. This week’s theme: International Mountains Day

 

Romney Town Council 7 p.m. Mon., Dec. 14, Town Hall, 340 E. Main St.

 

County Commission 9 a.m. Tues., Dec. 15, courthouse, 2nd-floor courtroom. Agenda online 3 days in advance

 

HC Board of Education 6:30 p.m. Tues., Dec. 15, Central Office, School St., Romney.

 

 

AND BEYOND …

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

 

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

 

Cub Scout Pack 32 7-8 p.m. every Wednesday evening (whenever Hampshire Schools are in session) at Romney First United Methodist Church. Boys and girls in K-5 can join either online or in person.  For more info, visit the pack’s Facebook page, facebook.com/pack32romney, or call Committee Chairman Rick Hillenbrand at 703-477-5835.

 

AA noon Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, 6 p.m. Monday and 8 p.m. Friday, all at Pathways, 850 N. High St., Romney. 7 p.m. Monday, Ruritan Community Center, Capon Bridge. 7 p.m. Tuesday, Christ Community Church, Augusta. 6 p.m. Saturday, Tearcoat Church of the Brethren, Augusta. 8 p.m. Wednesday, Burlington Union Church. 8 p.m. Thursday, St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, Romney. 6 p.m. Sunday, Slanesville Presbyterian Church. www.aawv13.com.

 

Bingo Doors open at 4, early bird games at 6:30 p.m. Mondays, Round Hill Community Fire and Rescue, 141 Spinning Wheel Lane, just north of U.S. 50 off National Lutheran Blvd.

 

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.

 

Romney Food Pantry 10 a.m.-noon Tuesday-Wednesday-Thursday, First United Methodist basement, 49 N. High St., Romney. Recipients may pick up food once a month.

 

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

 

Smart Recovery 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Pathways, 850 N. High St., Romney. Empowering tool for all addictive behaviors and addicts. Call 304-359-2185 or 540-247-4209.

 

Art for all noon-3 p.m. Saturday, River House, Capon Bridge. Free family fun. Materials provided.

 

Breakfast buffet at American Legion Post 91, Romney, has been suspended until further notice.

 

Yoga in the Gallery 6-7 p.m. Monday, River House, Capon Bridge. $10. All levels. Bring your own mat

 

Food pantry 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday, Springfield Assembly of God Church.

 

Food pantry 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday, St. Peter Church of Deliverance, 536 St. Peter Lane, Augusta.

 

Anger management group 4 p.m. Monday, Pathways, 850 N High St., Romney.

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

Sober café 9-11 p.m. 1st and 3rd Friday, Pathways, 850 N High St., Romney.

 

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.

 

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

 

6-8 p.m. 3rd Sunday: PFLAG, 40 W. Piccadilly, Winchester, Va. Light refreshments served. All are welcome.

 

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

 

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

 

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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