Barton Polka Fest July 30
The 24th Annual Barton Polka Fest will be Sunday, July 30 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Fireman's Field, 52176 Center St., Barton. There will be music from 12-8 p.m. with "Polka Family," "Buffalo Concertina All-Stars," and "Ted Lange & Millie B with Squeezebox." There will also be BBQ chicken and ribs, homemade Polish foods, desserts, raffles, door prizes, free shuttle, and a cash bar. Admission is $6. Those 18 and under will be admitted for free. The event will be held rain or shine. No b.y.o.b. or coolers will be permitted on the grounds. For more information, call (740) 695-3029. This event is sponsored by the Barton Volunteer Fire Department and proceeds benefit the new firehouse fund.
CBAR meeting July 20
The Concerned Barnesville Area Residents (CBAR) next meeting will be Thursday, July 20 at 6:30 pm. CBAR is a grassroots organization focused on addressing the environmental risks posed by shale gas development in our area. The meeting will be held at the Library Annex, 611 N. Chestnut St., Barnesville.
Coin Club meeting July 16
The Barnesville Coin Club will meet Sunday, July 16 at 2 p.m. in the Senior Citizens Center located at 229 E. Main St., Barnesville. Doors open at 12:30 p.m.
The Barnesville Coin Club meets the third Sunday of every month, except in December. The meetings are open to the public.
Sports Card Party Aug. 2
A Sports Card party, sponsored by the St. Joseph CWC, will be August 2, 2017 at the St. Mary's Marian Hall in St. Clairsville. Admission is $6 and the doors open at 6 p.m. To make a reservation, call 740-635-2836 or 740-635-2102.