Trip to Lancaster, Pa., to benefit Barnesville Hospital Auxiliary

There is an overnight trip being planned for April 27 and 28 to Lancaster, Pa., to see the performance of "Jesus" an action-packed musical stage adventure that takes you on a miraculous journey alongside the most famous person ever to walk the earth and the everyday people whose lives he changed forever. A Motorcoach ride, family style dinner at "Hometown Kitchen," overnight hotel accommodations with breakfast, free time shopping and lunch on your own at the "Bird in Hand" and "Kitchen Kettle Village." Escorted by Rodona Dunfee - Pricing available by calling 740-425-1587 or 740-238-1415 or Ruth Murphy at 740-238-8742. A $50 deposit due at booking. Payment in full by March 15.This trip is Sponsored by the Barnesville Hospital Auxiliary with the proceeds going to them. Experience the greatest rescue story of all time.

Belmont SWCD board meetings set

Belmont Soil and Water Conservation District announces the following board meeting dates for 2018: March 12, April 9, May 14, June 11, July 9, Aug. 13, Sept. 10, Oct. 8, Nov. 12, Dec. 10. Meetings will be held at 101 Market St., St. Clairsville, at 6 p.m. The meetings are open to the public.

Walk-in clinics set

The Belmont County WIC Program will sponsor walk-in clinics the first Friday of each month. The hours are from 8:45 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Bellaire WIC office is located int eh Chase Bank building on the fourth floor, room 402. New clients need to bring proof of address, proof of income, proof of pregnancy and photo identification for themselves. Crib cards will be accepted for newborns. Clients needing recertified, need to bring photo identification, proof of income and proof address. WIC is a supplemental nutrition program that encourages breastfeeding and provides nutrition education to its clients. Women who are pregnant, breastfeeding, infants, and children up to the age of 5 years old qualify. Working families are encouraged to apply. For information, call 740-676-2232.

Photo contest set

Belmont SWCD is having a photo contest for our 2019 "Belmont County Old Barns" Calendar. The deadline for the contest is Aug. 10, 2018. If you have an old barn send us a picture or give us a call and we can come snap a photo for you, and have a chance for it to be showcased in our 2019 calendar! We are hoping to have photos from all the seasons, so get your fall pictures in now! If you have any questions or need more information, contact Hannah Carpenter, administrative assistant, at 740-526-0027.