Book and Gift Sale set

The Barnesville Hospital Auxiliary will be sponsoring a Book and Gift Sale on Thursday, Nov. 7 from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Classroom.

Hospital having products sale

The Barnesville Hospital Auxiliary will be sponsoring a Avon/Watkins products/Stanley products Sale on Friday, Nov. 22 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Main Lobby.

FFA taking orders

Barnesville FFA is currently selling fruit, nuts, salsa, cider and barbecue sauce. They are taking order through Nov. 7. Contact your local FFA member or Mrs. Moyer at

Election Supper planned

An Election Supper will be held at Somerton United Methodist Church on Tuesday, Nov. 5 from 4 to 7 p.m. You will have your choice of chicken fricassee, ham, or meatloaf, along with the sides of mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, corn, noodles, tossed salad, dessert, roll, and beverage. All for a donation. Take-out orders may call 740-526-1354.

Pennyroyal Opera House events

Pennyroyal Opera House in Fairview has announced its upcoming Fall and Winter events. The schedule includes: Nov. 15, Jesse Brock and Mainline Express (opening is Glass Run Road); Dec. 6, The Grascals (opening is The Bean Boys); and Dec. 13, Clay Hess Band (opening is Shortline Junction). Admission is $15 and children 12 and under are free. The kitchen opens at 5 p.m. and the show starts at 7 p.m. Visit or call Harold Dailey at 740-827-0957.

Chamber of Commerce meetings

The following is a list of 2019 Barnesville Area Chamber of Commerce meetings: Nov. 13 at noon at Astoria Place, 400 Carrie Ave.; and Dec. 13 at 11:30 a.m. at Emerald Pointe, 100 Michelli St.

Christmas in the Village

Christmas in the Village will be Thursday, Dec. 5 with the Christmas tree lighting at 6 p.m. Preschool and the mayor will light the tree. Afterwards, there will be hot chocolate and cookies at the senior center at 6:30 p.m. The Christmas Market will be Saturday, Dec. 7 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Barnesville Elementary School. The lighted Christmas Parade will start at 5:30 p.m. that day. (Line-up starts at Barnesville High School). Visit Santa and Mrs. Claus after the parade at Johnson Family Pottery. The events are sponsored by the Barnesville Chamber, along with Sulek and Dutton Real Estate.

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.