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.
KUMP HOUSE TOURS: The historic Gov. Kump House, Randolph Ave., Elkins, is offering public tours this summer on Thursday and Sunday afternoons from 3-5:30 p.m. beginning July 7 and continuing through Sunday, Aug. 7. The tours will feature the recently opened “Something Old, Something New” exhibit of wedding gowns and interpretive materials highlighting the history of the house and political legacy of West Virginia’s 19th Governor, H.G. Kump. The tours are free, but donations are encouraged.
FREE MOVIE: The Crystal Springs Community Church will offer a free movie, “Facing the Giants,” and free popcorn in the parking across from the church 9 p.m. on Friday. Attendees should bring a chair and soda.
YARD SALE: Elkins Family Worship Center will be having their church yard sale Friday and Saturday from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. at 14 Brookside Dr. in Glenmore. The church is currently accepting yard sale donations. For more information please contact Pastor Jamie at 304-636-6200.
PEPPERONI ROLL LUNCH/BAKED GOODS SILENT AUCTION: will be held Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Homestead Community and Event Center in Dailey. Lunch menu for purchase includes two pepperoni rolls made from scratch with mozzarella cheese, mac & cheese, diced fresh fruit, dessert and drink. Dine-in or carry out will be available. Child size menu with one pepperoni roll also available. Donations of homemade baked goods and candies, boxed or wrapped, items needed for the silent auction. Items may be dropped off by 10 a.m. the morning of the event or call Roseann at 304-642-4997 to make drop-off arrangements. Proceeds support the community center.
PERFORMANCE: The Luther Arbaul Family will be singing at the Frank Church of the Nazarene in Frank at 5 p.m. Saturday. Refreshments will follow.
LIVE ON THE LAWN: Join the Beverly Heritage Center for the Live on the Lawn free concert series with Jesse Milnes Saturday from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Bring your own chair, blanket, tent, etc and your favorite food and refreshments for some live music in the yard of the 1841 jail building on Walnut Avenue.
HARMAN HIGH SCHOOL REUNION: There will be a Harman High School Class Reunion for the years 1969, 1970 and 1971 on Sunday at the home of Jeff and Deni Cooper. For information call 304-642-5555.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL: Calvary Assembly of God on Route 219 in Valley Head will host a Vacation Bible School July 12-15, from 5:30 p.m.-8 p.m. Kids and Youth are invited, from pre-school to high school. A meal is included, along with crafts, lessons, games and other activities. For more information, call 304-339-4037.
BANQUET: The National Wild Turkey Federation banquet will be held on July 23 at the Davis Fire Hall in Davis. Doors open at 5 p.m. For more information call 681-435-9023.
EHS CLASS OF 1971: The Elkins High School Class of 1971 will have a class reunion July 22-23. On Friday, a picnic will be at Stuart Park from 9 a.m. until 9 pm. Lunch will be at noon and catered by Smoke on the Water. On Saturday, dinner will be at the 1863 Appalachian Bistro with a 6 p.m. social hour followed by a 7 p.m. dinner buffet. All classmates are invited to join in the reunion. For more information, contact Pat Shinn by emailing email@example.com.
RANDOLPH COUNTY DEMOCRATIC EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE: will meet 5 p.m. July 27 in the medical office of Dr. Khan, located at the corner of Harrison and Pleasant avenues. The purpose is for officer elections. For questions, call Julia Stevenson at 304-636-6466.
PICKIN’ IN THE PARK: Pickin’ in the Park will be held Wednesday at the Elkins City Park. There will be two jam sessions beginning with a country music session at 4 p.m. at the small pavilion. The second session will be an old-time jam and will be at 7 p.m. at the Sycamore Street Pavillion. Pickin’ in the Park is sponsored by the Augusta Heritage Center and Elkins Parks and Recreation. For more information call 304-642-2369.
VENDOR SPOTS: Vendor areas will be available for the Live and Drive 2022 Summer Concert Series sponsored by Our Town, Inc and Mountain Sate Street Machines on Thursday nights from 6-8 p.m. Reserved spots will be available to crafters, business owners and restaurants. Call for details 304-636-0415. Concerts dates are July 2, 13, 27, Aug. 11, 25, Sept. 8 and 22.
AL-ANON: Meets at the Davis Memorial Presbyterian Church every Wednesday from 7-8 p.m.
ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS: Meets every Monday at 6 p.m. at Full Gospel Fellowship in the Glenmore Loop. For more information call 304-642-1244.