Pancake breakfast set
The Barnesville American Legion Auxiliary Unit 168 will be having a pancake breakfast on Saturday, April 20 at the American Legion Post 168 from 8 to 11:30 a.m. The price is $6. Come out and support our veterans.
Rummage sale planned
The annual rummage sale at Christ the King Lutheran Church in St. Clairsville will take place on Friday, May 3 and Saturday, May 4 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the church’s Fellowship Hall at 238 S. Marietta St., St. Clairsville. Take Route 9 - Exit 216 off I-70, turn north and travel just past the BP gas station; Christ the King Lutheran Church is on the left. Please join them for great savings on a wide range of home and personal items along with hospitality! For questions, call 740-695-1631.
Junior Women’s Club to meet
The Junior Women’s Club of Barnesville will be meeting Wednesday, April 17 at the First United Methodist Church of Barnesville at 6:30 p.m. The program will be by Sharon Hanse and is sponsored by the Arts Committee who will also have refreshments. If you have any questions, call Beth Orr at 740-425-4112.
Square dance planned
The Union Local FFA Alumni will sponsor a square dance on Saturday, April 20 from 8 to 11 p.m. at the Wise Building on the Belmont County Fairgrounds. Music by Deep Down Country. Admission is $4 and under 5 is free. Concession stand will be available and they will also have cake walks.
School board to meet
The Barnesville Exempted Village Board of Education will meet on Thursday, April 18 at 6:30 a.m. at the Johnson House, 932 Shamrock Drive, located on the high school campus.
Cross Walk planned
The Batesville United Methodist Church will be sponsoring a Cross Walk on Good Friday, April 19 at 2 p.m. The walk will start at the First Presbyterian Church at 124 N. Chestnut St., Barnesville. All are welcome to attend. The walk will proceed past the city building then down through town to the Main Street United Methodist Church. This will be a short walk on city sidewalks with brief stops for meditation. Come and remember Christ's final steps to Calvary.
Board meeting set
The Union Local Board of Education will have its regular board meeting on April 25 (instead of April 18) at 6 p.m. in the middle school auditorium.
Chamber of Commerce meetings
The following is a list of 2019 Barnesville Area Chamber of Commerce meetings: May 8 at 7:30 a.m. at Barnesville Hospital, 639 W. Main St.; June 12 at noon, Sleep Inn & Suites, 41371 Reco Drive, Belmont; July 10 at noon, Hartley Marshall/Barrel House/Rescare, 137 E. Main St.; Aug. 14 at noon, Ohio Hills Health Services (host) at New Life Center, 219 W. Church St.; Sept. 11 at noon, Sulek & Dutton - Pike 40 (host), at Youth Center, 130 W. Church St.; Oct. 9 at noon, Harvey Goodman (host) at New Life Center, 219 W. Church St.; Nov. 13 at noon at Astoria Place, 400 Carrie Ave.; and Dec. 13 at 11:30 a.m. at Emerald Pointe, 100 Michelli St.
Coal meetings set
The Harrison Coal & Reclamation Historical Park meets the first Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. Meetings take place at the Harrison County Visitors Center 143 S. Main St., Cadiz.
Mining equipment show set
The 16th annual Old Construction & Mining Equipment Show will take place Sept. 7-8 on Ohio 519 between US 22 and New Athens. Visit www.Facebook.com/ocmes for information.
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 opo the public and are located at 229 E. Main St., Barnesville.