Farmer’s market set
The Barnesville Farmer's Market will be Saturday, Aug. 11 from 8 a.m. until 12 noon in the "John Schradel" pavilion at the Barnesville Depot. Anyone wishing to join them, feel free to call Jane at 740-484-1519. They will have some veggies and produce, home made jellies and jams, maybe a few baked goods, and some craft items.
Gospel sing set
A Friday night gospel sing is set for Friday, Aug. 10 at 7 p.m. at the East Main Church of Christ, Barnesville. Come join them for a great evening of a ccappella singing of hymns and spiritual songs from Songs of Faith and Praise. Light refreshments will be served.
Family reunion set
The Lucas-Carpenter Reunion will be held on Sunday, Aug. 12 at the Somerton Park. Bring a covered dish and a gift for the white elephant sale. Lunch will be served at 1 p.m.
Special board meeting set
The Union Local School District Board of Education will have a special board meeting on Thursday, Aug. 9 at 5 p.m. in the Central Office Conference Room for the purpose of employment and any other matters deemed necessary.
Assumption Church VBS
Assumption and St. Mary’s Temperanceville Catholic Parishes will hold Vacation Bible School on Thursday, Aug. 9. Classes will be offered for children from pre-school through sixth grade.
Carpenter reunion set
The annual reunion of the descendants and friends of Lawson and Alice Pittman Carpenter will be Aug. 12 at 1 p.m. in the Barnesville Memorial Park Youth Center. Those attending are invited to bring a favorite covered dish, beverage and some goodies for the white elephant auction. Table service will be provided. Organizers invited those attending to enjoy visiting and reminiscing. For information, call VickieAllen at 740-630-7911.
Warfield Family Reunion set
The annual Warfield Family Reunion (descendants of Charles and Anna) will take place on Sunday, Aug. 12 at the Barnesville Memorial Park Mother’s Shelter. Basket lunch will be served at 1 p.m. Chicken will be provided. Bring a wrapped item for the white elephant sale.
Ahoy Matey’s as we set sails only to be shipwrecked, but Jesus rescues us every time. Real Life Community of Faith U.M.C. will be having Shipwrecked Vacation Bible School at the Epworth Center in Bethesda Aug. 6-10th from 6 to 8:30 p.m. All kids ages 4 through fifth grade are welcome to come. We will have crafts, snacks, music, and life lessons in a loving environment. We are located down the hill behind the Bethesda Methodist Church. If you need transportation or more information please contact the church at 740-310-4991. Leave a message and we will be sure to get back to you.
Chamber of Commerce meeting set
The August lunch meeting of the Barnesville Area Chamber of Commerce will take place next Wednesday, Aug. 8 at noon at the New Life Center, 219 W. Church St. The business host for the meeting is Ohio Hills Health Services.
Sidewalk sales set
The Chamber of Commerce Sidewalk Sales will be Saturday, Aug. 9 in the Village of Barnesville.
Blue Star Banner available
The Blue Star Banner is available to any Barnesville area family of a serviceman or servicewoman serving in any branch of the military, including the National Guard (active or reserve). A banner will be dedicated to the family and then placed in their window for the service member. For information or to have a ceremony, call 740-238-2137.
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.