EDITOR’S NOTE: The Datebook is reserved for nonprofit, civic organizations. Unless otherwise noted, events listed should be considered free and open to the public. Because of numerous entries, items may appear for only one week. Entries appear in chronological order and as there is space. The deadline for submissions is 4 p.m.
BONNIE’S BUS: Bonnie’s Bus, a digital mammography center on wheels, will offer digital mammograms and breast care education to women from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. today, Pocahontas Memorial Hospital in Buckeye. For an appointment, call 304-799-4154.; from 8 a.m. – noon today, Valley Health Care in Elkins.; from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday and 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Valley Health Care in Mill Creek. For an appointment, call 304-335-2050.; and from 8 a.m. to noon on Sept. 26, Hardy County Health and Wellness Center in Moorefield. For an appointment, call 304-538-7380. For an appointment, call 304-636-0133. This is a service of WVU Medicine and the Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center.
VIRTUAL EVENT: The Beverly Heritage center is hosting a free ‘Learn how to make Prohibition-era Cocktails’ live stream at 6 p.m. Friday on the group’s Facebook page..
MEAT SHOOT: Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5781 will host a meat shoot from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m today at the post home in Harman. Refreshments will be provided. For more information, call Danie Ours at 304-227-4349.
BUCKWHEAT AND PANCAKE BREAKFAST: The Randolph Lodge IOOF will host a sourdough buckwheat breakfast from 7 a.m. to noon today at the lodge hall on the Beverly Five-lane. The menu will consist of sourdough buckwheat pancakes, biscuits and gravy, sausage and milk, coffee or orange juice. Eggs will also be available. Carry outs welcome.
BOARD MEETING: Randolph County Housing Authority’s board meeting will begin at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday.
REPRESENTATIVE FROM THE ATTORNEY GENERAL’S OFFICE: A consumer representative from Attorney General Patrick Morrisey’s Office will conduct public events throughout the north central counties. The office representative will educate consumers on the latest scams in their area, provide tips on how to guard their personal information and answer questions about consumer protection settlements. Scheduled events are: from 11 a.m. – noon Wednesday, Parsons Senior Center, 217 Senior Lane, Parsons; 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Sept. 29, Upshur County Senior Center front porch, 28 N. Kanawha St., Buckhannon; and noon to 1 p.m. Sept. 30, Randolph County Commission Meeting Room, 4 Randolph Ave., Elkins. The sessions are open to the public; reservations are not required. For more information, call Pam Krushansky at 304-741-5834.
BRIDGE DEDICATION: Bridge Dedication Ceremony will be at 1 p.m. Sept. 26 to rename the new East Dailey Bridge in Dailey in memory of U.S. Army Captain Nancy Kiess, an Army nurse who served in the 34th Evacuation Hospital supporting General George Patton’s 3rd Army in Belgium during the Battle of the Bulge and in France and Germany through the end of the war. The bridge is located in East Dailey off U.S. 219/250. For more information, call Roger Ware at 304-636-4365.
PERFORMANCE: The Beverly Heritage Center will host a musical performance by Jason Hall at 5 p.m. Sept. 26 at the center. The event is free to the public. Donations will be accepted.
OUTSIDE FALL CRAFT/VENDOR SHOW AND CHILI DOG SALE: Tygart Valley Homestead Association will host an outside fall craft/vendor show and chili dog sale from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Sept. 26 at the Homestead Community and Event Center in Dailey, rain or shine. Chili dogs and other concessions are available onsite for in-person or drive-thru pickup. Fifty-five spaces are marked for vendors/flea market/yard sales, and there’s still time to claim a spot. To reserve space, contact Chelley Depp at 304-642-4433 or email email@example.com for registration form. Vendors will be renting space only. Bring your own tables and canopies; no hook ups.
REVIVAL: A revival is set for the first Thursday of the month through December from 6-8 p.m. at Jawbone Park in Buckhannon. Speakers include Delane McDaniel, with the Key to Life Prison Ministry, and Mike House, with the Ambassador Baptist Church and Elkins Christian Academy. Attendees are asked to bring a lawn chair and maintain social distancing. For more information, call 304-627-7855.
SUB SALE: Mill Creek United Methodist Church will host a sub sale Oct. 2. The meal will include a sub, dessert, chips and drink. To preorder a sub, call 304-704-9051 by Oct. 1.
GUIDED TOUR: The Beverly Heritage Center is offering a guided tour of the Rich Mountain Battlefield at 1 p.m. Oct. 3. The event is free to the public, and donations will be accepted.
SCARECROW DAYS FOR DOWNTOWN ELKINS: Scarecrows completed by groups, families or individuals are to be returned to Elkins Builders Supply Oct. 5, 6, 7 or 8 during business hours. Scarecrows will be placed downtown for viewing on Oct. 10 and remain until Oct. 24 when participants must remove by 10 a.m. For more information, call 304-636-0415.
LANTERN TOURS: The Beverly Heritage Center will be offering Lantern Tours at 7 p.m. Oct. 9, 10, 16, and 17. Advanced reservations are preferred, Groups will be limited to 25 people. For ticket pricing and to make reservations, call 304-637-7424.
AUTUMN ON THE DRY FORK: Drive-thru Autumn on the Dry Fork will be Oct. 10 behind the Old Mill on the Dry Fork Recreation Center site in Harman. Activities will include pig roast and chicken barbecue dinners, homemade applebutter and apple cider for sale and virtual Facebook auction. Dinners will be ready at 11 a.m. and will be pick up only. Dinners will include beans, coleslaw, roll and bottled water.