American Legion Riders to have benefit
The American Legion Riders will have a benefit on Saturday, Feb. 17 at 5 p.m. at the Barnesville American Legion Post 168. The meal will be Italian sausage sandwich with sides, to go orders are available by calling the Legion at 740-425-9143. There will also be a Chinese Auction. This benefit will go to the Riders Helping Riders charity.
Square dance set
The Union Local FFA Alumni will sponsor a Square Dance on Saturday, Feb. 17 from 8 to 11 p.m. at the Smith Township Community Center. Music by Deep Down Country. Admission is $4 and under 5 is free. Concession stand will be available.
Spaghetti dinner planned
The First Baptist Church on Shady Lane in Barnesville will have a spaghetti dinner on Saturday, March 10 from noon until 6 p.m. All proceeds will benefit the Mission Fund. Pre-sale tickets are available for $8.
Book sale set
The Barnesville Hospital Auxiliary will be sponsoring a book sale on Friday, March 2 from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Classroom.
Longaberger basket fundraiser
Crossed Paws Animal Shelter will have its annual Longaberger basket fundraiser bingo on March 10 at the Woodsfield Fire Department. This year, they are changing it up a bit with not only Longaberger baskets, but also including gift cards as prizes. If anyone with a business or a private citizen would like to sponsor a basket or gift card, it would be greatly appreciated. Country store items are also needed. This is their biggest fundraiser of the year and covers operating expenses.
Trustees to meet
The Board of Goshen Township Trustees, Belmont County, will meet on the first and third Mondays of the month at 4:30 p.m. The meetings are held at the Township Hall, North Main Street, Bethesda. The public is welcome to attend.
Seed saving, planting program set
A seed saving and Plant Propagation 101 is set for March 8 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Barnesville Library Annex, 611 N. Chestnut St., Barnesville. OSU Extension Agriculture and Natural Resources Educators Dan Lima and Mark Landefeld will provide information on seed storage, germination and plant propagation on a variety of species. To reserve a seat by March 7, call Belmont SWCD at 740-526-0027.
Spring Job Fair set
Belmont College will be hosting a Spring Job Fair on Monday, April 16 from Noon to 1 p.m. at the Main Campus Location in St. Clairsville. Early access will be provided for Belmont College students and alumni from 11 a.m.to Noon. Representatives from local organizations will be available to meet with prospective candidates regarding full-time employment opportunities. If your company is hiring and interested in participating in the job fair, register your company online: www.belmontcollege.edu/?jobfair. Space is limited. Belmont College students and alumni must register for exclusive early access to the job fair at www.belmontcollege.edu/?jobfair/?signup/. For information about the Spring Job Fair, contact Erin Schau, Career Services coordinator, at 740-699-3800.
Coin club meets
The Barnesville Coin Club meets the third Sunday of every month, except December. The meetings are open to the public and are located at 229 E. Main St., Barnesville.