3 C Cancer Support Group meeting

The Three C Cancer Support Group will meet Monday, May 8. The meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. at the Barnesville Senior Center. Please remember to bring your item(s) for our summertime basket for a Cutting Class for a Cure. This will be our last meeting until September.

Poppy Day May 6

The Barnesville American Legion Aux. Unit 168 will be collecting Poppy Day donations on Saturday, May 6 from 10 a.m. to noon. The poppy symbolizes the sacrifices our male and female soldiers have made during wartime. Please take a moment to contribute to this worthwhile cause. All proceeds will help a veteran in need.

UL Alumni fundraiser event

Vocal impressionist, singer, and entertainer, Randy Velez, will perform May 6, 2017 from 6-9 p.m. at the Belmont Gym in Belmont, Ohio. Doors will open at 5 p.m. Tickets are $10 per person. Tickets are available at the door or in advance by contacting Becky Boughner at (740) 484-1686.

Food will be provided by the Friends of the Belmont Association to raise money for playground equipment. Paper products and refreshments will be provided. BYOB.

BHS Class of 1965 Ladies meet May 5

The Ladies of the Barnesville High School Class of 1965 will have their monthly luncheon on Friday, May 5 at noon at Annie K's. Hope to see you there.

Class of 1967 meeting May 16

The May meeting of the Barnesville class of 1967 will be May 16 at 7:30 p.m. at the Barnesville Memorial Park. We will try and get the Bunting Shelter if not being used.

19th Annual Plant Swap

The 19th Annual Plant Swap, free and open to the public, will be held on Tuesday, May 9, 6 p.m. at the Belmont County Fairgrounds in the Wise Building, 45420 Roscoe Rd., St. Clairsville, OH 43950. Come for fun, bring plants with you and trade them for new ones. You can trade flowers, veggie plants, herbs, trees, shrubs, and more. Please label plants with name, color, etc. There will be a garden item raffle for two tickets for $1. Form more information, call (740) 695-1455 or visit the Belmont County Master Gardeners Facebook Page.

Designer Bag and Vendor Bingo

Tri-County Help Center, Inc. is having a Designer Bag and Vendor Bingo on Saturday, May 6 from 12-:30 p.m. at Marion Hall, St. Mary's Catholic Church; St. Clairsville, OH 43950. Doors open at noon and games begin at 1 p.m.

Vendors will be set-up around the room to exhibit items and take orders. Vendors so far include: Premier Jewelry, Scentsy, LuLa Roe, Lime Light, Trades of Hope. All Bingo prizes will be designer handbags valued at $200-$600 from Coach, Kate Spade, and Michael Kors. A total of 10 games plus the coverall will be played. Tickets are $25 for 10 games; Coverall is $3; 50/50 tickets are $1 each or six for $5. Refreshments will be available for purchase throughout the day.

Tri-County Help Center, Inc. provides services to survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and those living with mental illness, in Belmont, Harrison, and Monroe counties. TCHC is a private, nonprofit agency providing counseling, safe emergency shelter, 24/7 hotline, legal advocacy and community awareness and prevention services since 1979.

For more information or for tickets contact: Cathy Campbell, Executive Director, TCHC at 740-695-5441.

Longaberger Bingo benefit for Cody Szabo

A Longaberger Bingo benefit for Cody Szabo will be held on Sunday, May 21 at 2 p.m. at the Barnesville Elks Lodge. Cody is currently enrolled as a freshman at Barnesville High School and has recently been diagnosed with an undetermined type of cancer. He is the son of Michelle and Steve Szabo.

The lunch stand opens at 11 a.m. There will also be a 50/50 raffle and country store with great items. To donate to the country store please contact: Michelle McLaughlin, (740) 425-4329 or Erica Fritter, (740) 238-011. To donate to the lunch stand contact: Connie Bunting at (740) 425-2125.