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.
Square dance planned
The Union Local GGA Alumni will sponsor a square dance on Saturday, Nov. 16 from 8 to 11 p.m. at the Wise Building on the Belmont County Fairgrounds. Music by Deep Down Country. Concessions available. Admission $4, under 5 free.
Athletic Board meeting set
The Union Local Athletic Board will have its next meeting on Nov. 20 at 5:30 p.m. in the Middle School Library.
PERS meeting set
The Belmont County Chapter 79 of the Public Employee Retirees, Inc., bi-monthly meeting will be on Wednesday, Nov. 20 at 10:30 a.m. at the Belmont County Senior Service Center, 67650 Oakview Drive, St. Clairsville. BCSSC is on SR 40 across from Ohio U Eastern. Harold Ray, District 9, PERI representative, will be the guest speaker. All OPERS retirees are invited to attend the meeting and to become a member of PERI, Inc. and the Belmont County PERI Chapter. Call 740-449-2280 for information.
Offices to be closed
The Belmont County Auditor’s, Recorder’s and Treasurer’s offices will be closed on Nov. 28 and Nov. 29. Regular office hours will resume on Monday, Dec. 2 at 8:30 a.m.
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 www.pennyroyalbluegrass.com 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.