EDITOR’S NOTE: The Meeting Memos column is reserved for nonprofit, civic organizations.
AMERICAN LEGION POST 29 meets at 6:30 p.m. the second Thursday of each month in the upstairs hall of the Post Home.
AMERICAN LEGION LADIES AUXILIARY UNIT 29 will meet at 6:30 p.m. the second Thursday of each month downstairs in the back room of the post home.
BUCKHANNON QUILTERS AT HEART QUILT GUILD meets at 6 p.m. the second Thursday of each month at the Episcopal Church at the corner of Kanawha and Lincoln streets. Quilters of all levels are invited. For more information, contact Mary Norris, president, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CELEBRATE RECOVERY, a Christ-centered 12-step program for anyone with hurts, habits and hangups, will be begin at 6 p.m. Thursdays at Elkins Family Worship Center, 1402 Taylor Ave., Elkins. For more information, call 304-636-6200 or 304-636-2141 or visit the EFWC Facebook page.
CHESS CLUB meets to play chess from 6 – 8 p.m. Thursdays at Elkins-Randolph County Public Library. All chess nuts are welcome.
COOKIES AND CONVERSATION, a grief support group, will meet at 5:30 p.m. the third Thursday of each month at the West Virginia Hospice Office at 6 Hartman Plaza in Buckhannon. For more information, call LouEllen Blake, bereavement coordinator, at 304-473-6800.
ELKINS HIGH SCHOOL ALUMNI ASSOCIATION will meet at 7 p.m. the third Thursday of each month at the Steer Steakhouse. The purpose of the association is to assist the sports, band, academics and other programs.
ELKINS MAIN STREET ORGANIZATION COMMITTEE will meet from 3 – 4 p.m. the third Thursday of each month at S&T’s Bees.
GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP: Cookies and Conversation group meets at 5:30 p.m. the third Thursday of each month at the West Virginia Hospice office at 6 Hartman Plaza in Buckhannon. For more information, call LouEllen Blake, bereavement coordinator, at 304-473-6800.
LOG CABIN QUILTERS’ GUILD will meet at 6:30 p.m. the first Thursday of each month at Elkins Rehabilitation & Care Center at 1175 Beverly Pike in Elkins.
NATIONAL ACTIVE AND RETIRED FEDERAL EMPLOYEES ASSOCIATION CHAPTER 2287 will meet quarterly at 1 p.m. the fourth Thursday of February, May, August and October in the conference room at Randolph County Senior Center in Elkins. For more information, call 304-335-2036 or 304-338-2743.
NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF RETIRED AND VETERAN RAILWAY EMPLOYEES INC. will meet at 9 a.m. the last Thursday of each month at Hardee’s in Elkins. All railroaders are asked to attend and learn more about what services are available.
POTOMAC HIGHLANDS AMATEUR RADIO CLUB meets at 7 p.m. the third Thursday of each month at the Hardy County RRT building in Moorefield. Anyone interested in the radio hobby is welcome. For more information, go to www.pharc.org.
THE RED HAT HAPPY HATTERS luncheon will be the second Thursday of each month. Plans will be made to meet at different local restaurants each month.
TOPS WV 0599, ELKINS, meets Thursdays at Elkins High School, door 26 in the rear of the school. Weigh-in is from 4-4:30 p.m. with the meeting immediately following. For more information, call Sandy at 304-591-2828 or 304-636-4532.
TOPS WV 0560, ELKINS, meets Thursdays at North Elementary School. Weigh-in is from 5:30 – 6 p.m. with the meeting following at 6:15 p.m. For more information, call Margie Wamsley at 304-636-1048 or 304-591-3433.
UPSHUR COUNTY BOOK CLUB meets at 5:30 p.m. the first Thursday of every month and is always open to new members. Most of our books are provided on loan from the Library Commission limiting the cost of purchasing new books. The club is a fun and eclectic group of readers who enjoy sharing good reads and conversation. October is Reader’s Choice so please join us to discuss your favorite read of the month. Bring a friend, there will be cookies! For more information, please contact the Library at 304-473-4219.
VIETNAM VETERANS OF AMERICA meet at 7 p.m. the first Thursday of each month upstairs at the American Legion in Elkins. For more information or to join VVA, call Jake Roberts at 304-630-2288 or 304-614-4326.
WRITERS CLUB will meet from 5 – 6:30 p.m. the second Thursday of each month at the Elkins-Randolph County Public Library. For more information, email Cornelia at email@example.com.
FREE FRIDAY NIGHT CONCERT SERIES, sponsored by the city of Parsons and Parsons Parks and Recreation Commission, will begin at 6 p.m. June 14 through Aug. 9. Those attending should bring lawn chairs and blankets. Concessions will be available. For more information, call the city of Parsons at 304-478-2311.
ELKINS FARMERS MARKET will be from 8 a.m. to noon every Saturday from May through October behind the Elkins Railroad Depot. Items for sale will include fresh vegetables and fruit (in season), eggs, honey, baked goods, jams, crafts and more.
ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS meets from 7-8 p.m. Mondays, at Grace Episcopal Church.
ARTHRITIS FOUNDATION EXERCISE CLASSES will be at 9:30 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at Barbour County Senior Center. For more information, call Wanda at the center at 304-457-4545.
ELKINS LIONS CLUB meets the second and fourth Monday of each month at the Steer Steakhouse. The meal is Dutch-treat. Dinner and fellowship begin at 5:45 p.m. with the meeting following at 6:15 p.m. For more information, call Lion President Donna Weese at 304-637-2379.
ELKINS WRITERS’ GROUP will meet from 5 – 6:30 p.m. the third Monday of every month in the downstairs room of Elkins/Randolph County Library. Those attending are asked to bring a two-page product to read aloud and a pen and paper for a timed writing.
EMMA SCOTT GARDEN CLUB meets at 7 p.m. the second Monday of the month at Davis Memorial Presbyterian Church.
FIDDLER’S SUPPORT GROUP JAM hosted by the Randolph County Community Arts Center will be from 7 – 9 p.m. the first and third Monday of each month. Those attending are asked to enter by the back door. This jam is for musicians to learn how to play in a jam and learn old-time tunes. All instruments are welcome including guitar, banjo, dulcimer, mandolin and fiddle. For more information, call David Proudfoot at 304-823-1460.
LITERACY VOLUNTEERS OF RANDOLPH COUNTY BOARD meets at 6:30 the first Monday of each month — with the exception of July. For more information, call the Literacy Volunteers office at 304 636-4515. The office is located at the YMCA in Elkins.