Oct. 20-26


Oct. 20

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.



Oct. 21

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


Oct. 22

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


Oct. 23


Oct. 24

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


Oct. 25


Oct. 26

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.


Looking ahead

Oct. 27-Nov. 2

HC Historic Landmarks Commission 2 p.m. Wed., Oct. 27, HC Courthouse Court Room, 19 E. Main St., Romney


Sketch Club 4:30-5:30 p.m. beginners, 6:30-8 p.m. advanced, Thurs., Oct. 28, River House, Capon Bridge. Free. Bring your own supplies. Kayla Wilhite facilitator.


Capon Bridge Ruritan Club board 6:30 p.m. Thurs., Oct. 28, CB Ruritan Community Center.


HC Board of Education 6:30 p.m. Mon., Nov. 1, Central Office, School St., Romney.


Romney Police Board 9 a.m. Mon., Nov. 1


American Legion Auxiliary Unit 91 5 p.m. Mon., Nov. 1, upstairs, Post 91 Home. Romney


Augusta Ruritan Club 6:30 p.m. Mon., Nov. 1, HC Fairgrounds dining hall, Augusta


American Legion Post 91 6 p.m. Mon., Nov. 1, Post Home. SAL regular meeting held Sunday before at 5 p.m. Questions contact Jim Childress, 304-822-8339.


Springfield Ruritan Club 6:30 p.m. Mon., Nov. 1, Springfield Ruritan, 140 Green Spring Valley Road.


HC Farm Bureau 7 p.m. Tues., Nov. 2, Augusta Fire Hall, U.S. 50


HC Arts Council planning session 4:30 p.m. Tues., Nov. 2, Bank of Romney Community Center, Romney. Open to all. For more info, email Dale Brady at


CB Finance Committee 7 p.m. Tues., Nov. 2, CB Town Hall




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.


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


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. $10. 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 

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