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Community Calendar for Week of July 1

If you want your event listed in the Community Calendar, write to the Hurricane Breeze at PO Box 310, Hurricane, West Virginia 25526, or phone 304-562-9881. If you have email, send it to [email protected] and mark your subject line “Community Calendar.” There is no charge for posting an event in the calendar.

Hope for Addiction meetings are held every Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at Mount Vernon Baptist Church, 2150 Mount Vernon Road, Hurricane.

The Kiwanis Free Swim Night will be held every Thursday at the Nitro Pool through Aug. 26 from 6:00-8:30 p.m.

Valley Park’s Night Market and Movie Night will be held from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. on Thursdays in June and July at Valley Park in Hurricane.

Food Truck Friday is held every Friday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The Putnam County Farmers’ Market will be open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Valley Park, Hurricane.

Thankful Valley Farms will be giving away fresh produce every Sunday this summer from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the parking lot of Stokes Grocery in Buffalo.

Waves of Fun in Hurricane will be hosting a special “The Office” team trivia night from 7:30 to 10 p.m.
There will be a Super Little Fashionistas playdate for children ages 2-7 from 10:30 to noon at the So-Kai Kidz Clubhouse, Valley Park, Hurricane. To register, go to sokaiclubhouse.com/product/fashion-camp-littles
(Pro Wrestling) International Combat Sports 20: WRESTLEMPIRE will be coming to Quantum Sports Center, 3548 Teays Valley Road, Hurricane. The event starts at 5:30 p.m. To purchase tickets, go to icswrestling.com/shop

JULY 3 – 5
Mountain State Art and Craft Fair will take place at the Cedar Lakes Conference Center in Ripley.

There will be a 5K run/walk starting at 8 a.m. at the Buffalo Town Hall.
The Buffalo High School Football’s 4th Annual Car Show will be held from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the high school.
The Buffalo 4th of July Parade will start at 1 p.m.
Willie D. and No Regrets will be performing at 2 p.m. at the gazebo in Buffalo.
The City of Hurricane 4th of July Parade will be held at 2 p.m. There will be activities at the Hurricane City Park from 3 to 8 p.m.

JULY 6 – 9
The First Baptist Church of Hurricane will hold “Rocky Railway” Vacation Bible School from 6 to 8 p.m. nightly. Register by going to https://vbspro.events/p/ce6c3b

History Alive presents Harriet Tubman at 10 a.m. at Valley Park in Hurricane. Learn firsthand about the Underground Railroad from conductor Harriet Tubman, herself an enslaved person who made an escape to freedom in 1849.

JULY 9 – 17
The Putnam County Fair will be held at the fairgrounds in Eleanor. 4H/FFA Animals, Carnival Rides, Music, Motorsports, Rodeo, Food, and more.

There will be Zumba with Korri at 2 p.m. at the Buffalo Library.
The Nitro Antique Car Club will be holding a cruise-in starting at 5 p.m. at the Living Memorial Park in Nitro.
Adam’s Road Ministry, a Christian, non-profit music ministry dedicated to sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ through song and testimony, will be at Christ Community Church, 733 Rocky Step Road, Scott Depot, at 6:30 p.m.
Create sun catchers and wind chimes at Valley Park in Hurricane for Art in the Park from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. To register, go to putnam-county-parks.ticketleap.com/art-in-the-park-series
There will be a summer kids’ art class at 11:30 a.m. at Valley Park in Hurricane. The cost is $15 per class. Register by going to sokaiclubhouse.com

There will be a Women’s Self Defense Course with Master Megan at 1 p.m. at Shaolin Do Martial Arts, 705 1st Avenue S, Nitro. The cost is $10 per person.

JULY 12 – 16
There will be Birdhouse Painting at the Poca Library from 10 to 11 a.m., and 1 to 2 p.m. Please call 304-755-3241 to register.

The Community Autism Resources & Education Systems (CARES) June Summer Day Camp will be held from noon to 6 p.m. at Camp Appalachia, 167 Fletcher Road, Scott Depot. To sign up, go to www.wvcaresforautism.org
The Glow Worm 1980’s themed Glo-In-The-Dark fun run will be held at 8 p.m. at the Hurricane City Park. To register, go to runsignup.com/Race/Dashboard/Overview/104855
The Cops-N-Rodders Classic Car Club will be holding a cruise-in from 5 p.m. until dusk at the Putnam County Bank parking lot in Hurricane.

JULY 19 – 23
Oma Chapel Church, 2116 Arbuckle Creek Road, Leon, will be holding “Christmas in July” Vacation Bible School from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. nightly.

JULY 19 – 20
The Macholah Ballet, 6422 Teays Valley Road, Scott Depot, will be holding Radiate ballet and lyrical camp for students ages 10 to 12 from 1 to 3 p.m. The cost to attend is $60. Register by going to dancestudio-pro.com/online/themacholahballet

Create tree murals for Art in the Park from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Valley Park in Hurricane. Finished work will be displayed at the park. To register, go to putnam-county-parks.ticketleap.com/art-in-the-park-series
The Rustic Mechanicals, West Virginia’s only professional touring Shakespeare troupe, will be performing “Twelfth Night” at Valley Park at 7 p.m. Admission is free.

The Genesis Running Group is hosting Sundown Showdown 5K starting at 5:45 p.m. at Nitro High School. Tickets range from $25-30. To register, go to aptiming.com/race/1235
The Madfest 2021 Mental Health Awareness Music and Art Festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. at Ridenour Lake in Nitro.

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