Feb. 13-14

n The Boone Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will have a Valentine Bake Sale from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Feb. 13 and 14 at the Boone Memorial Hospital Gift Shop.

Feb. 22

n Mountaineer Food Bank will host a food giveaway from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Feb. 22 at Scott High School. Anyone seeking food is asked to bring a box or laundry basket for transport.

March 7

n Big Coal River Heritage will be having its annual bingo on March 7. The event will be held at the Racine Volunteer Fire Department at 6 p.m. with the doors opening at 5 p.m. The Racine Fire Department will have the concession stand and the 50/50 in support of their station.

April 26

n Jennifer Griffith’s piano students will perform a spring recital at 2 p.m. on April 26 in the Maier Foundation Performance Hall at the Clay Center in Charleston. Entry for the show will be on the Walker Theater side of the building, not the main entrance. The only charge will be $3 for parking.


n The Foster Neighborhood Crime Watch will meet at 7 p.m. on Feb. 20 at the Foster Community Center (old Foster Elementary). The speaker will be Scott High School Principal and Boone County Commission candidate Jacob Messer.

n On the first Thursday of each month, the Boone County Genealogical Society meets at the Madison Public Library at 6:30 p.m. in the winter months; otherwise, the meeting is held at 7 p.m.

n Boone County Commission meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 1:30 p.m., the second Tuesday of each month at 3:30 p.m. and the last Tuesday of each month at 5 p.m. at the Boone County Courthouse Annex, third floor. Call 304-369-7303.

n The Boone County Public Service District meets once per month at the Danville Community Center Room 101 at 731 Hopkins Ave. Meeting dates are released monthly. Call 304-369-2622.

n Boone County Board of Education’s meeting schedule can be found at boonecountyboe.org. The board meets at 6 p.m. at its chambers in the operations complex in Foster.

n Danville Town Council meets at 7 p.m. on the first Tuesday of each month at the Danville Community Center, 731 Hopkins Ave. Call 304-369-5428.

n Madison City Council meets at 7 p.m. on the first Monday of each month at the council’s chambers located beside the Madison Civic Center at 261 Washington Ave. Call 304-369-2762.

n Sylvester Town Council meets at 7 p.m. on the first Monday of each month at Town Hall, 32832 Coal River Road. Call 304-854-0580.

n Whitesville City Council meets at 6 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month at the council’s chambers at 39140 Coal River Road. Call 304-854-2658.

Reporter Phil Perry can be reached at pperry@hdmediallc.com or at 304-307-2401.