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Datebook

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.

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: 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Upshur County Senior Center front porch, 28 N. Kanawha St., Buckhannon; and noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, 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.

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 Friday. The meal will include a sub, dessert, chips and drink. To preorder a sub, call 304-704-9051 by Thursday.

GUIDED TOUR: The Beverly Heritage Center is offering a guided tour of the Rich Mountain Battlefield at 1 p.m. Saturday The event is free to the public, and donations will be accepted.

BRIDGE DEDICATION: Bridge Dedication Ceremony will be at 11 a.m. Saturday to rename the new Whitmer Bridge in Whitmer in memory of U.S. Army Sgt. James Armentrout who served with Company K, 3rd Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division during the Korean War. He had been wounded and while waiting evacuation the aid station was overrun and he was taken prisoner by Chinese Communists and is still listed as missing in action. The bridge is located in Whitmer. For more information, call Roger Ware at 304-636-4365.

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.

FALL FESTIVAL: Tennerton United Methodist Church in Buckhannon will host its 24th annual Fall Festival from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Oct. 10. There will be homemade applebutter, baked goods and hot dogs for carry-out only. Social distancing will be practiced. Proceeds will benefit church projects.

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: noon to 1 p.m. Oct. 14, Barbour County Courthouse Square Pavilion, 26 N. Main St., Philippi; 11 a.m. to noon Oct. 21, Parsons Senior Center, 217 Senior Lane, Parsons; 11 a.m. to noon Oct. 27, Upshur County Senior Center front porch, 28 N. Kanawha St., Buckhannon; and 11 a.m. to noon Oct. 28, 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.

FOOTBALL FRENZY TICKET SALES: Knights of Columbus Council 603 will hold its annual Football Frenzy ticket sales through Oct. 23. A total of 90 cash prizes will be paid out over 10 weeks between Nov. 1 and Jan. 3. If two tickets are purchased, the purchaser may go to the Football Frenzy website listed on the ticket stub to sign up to receive one free ticket. Tickets are available from Knights of Columbus members. For more information or to purchase a ticket, call Roger Ware at 304-636-4365.

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