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Community Calendar for Week of August 19

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.

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.

The State Fair of West Virginia will be held in Lewisburg. For a schedule of events and more information, go to http://www.statefairofwv.com

Summerfest 2021 will be held at the mound at South Charleston from 4 to 9 p.m. each evening.

AUGUST 20 – 21
West Virginia Hillbilly Days will be held at the Lincoln County Memorial Fairgrounds, State Route 3, Trace Creek Road, Hamlin. For more information, go to www.lcfairsandfestivals.com

The Nitro Catfish Fishing Tournament will be held from 4:30 to 11 p.m. at Ridenour Lake in Nitro. Sign-ups are at the lake’s gazebo. The cost is $15 per person.
The River Ridge Church, 1 Saturn Way, will be holding RidgeKids Block Party from 7 to 8:15 p.m. This event features a stage show, games, give aways and a dance party with DJ.

AUGUST 21 – 22
Adda Baptist Church, Sugar Camp Road, Hurricane, will be celebrating its 150th anniversary jubilee and homecoming. There will be a picnic at 3 p.m. and a Gospel sing at 5 p.m. on Saturday. Church services start at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday.

Brothers In Blue River Valley Chapter will be hosting Ride to Remember for Shane “Derby” Jividen. Meeting at the Eleanor, WV Fire Department. Registration starts at 10 a.m., Kickstands up at noon.
Community Autism Resources & Education Systems (CARES) will hold a summer day camp, 167 Fletcher Road, Scott Depot, at Camp Appalachia from noon to 6 p.m. To sign up, go to www.wvcaresforautism.org
The Tri-County YMCA will be holding Healthy Kids Day & Back to School Splash Bash 2021 at Camp High-Tor, 179 Church Camp Road, Hurricane, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more information and to register, go to 304-757-0016.
Battleground Wrestling will be coming to the Valley Park conference center. Bell time is at 7 p.m. Tickets range from $15-25. For more information, go to www.battlegroundwrestlingwv.com
There will be a clothing giveaway at Lighthouse Baptist Church, 2440 US Route 60, Hurricane, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
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.

The Sidewalk Prophets will be performing at 7 p.m. at the Teays Valley Church of the Nazarene, 3937 Teays Valley Road, Hurricane. Tickets are $17.99 – $49.99. To purchase, go to swpgbfr-hurricanewv.eventbrite.com
River Ridge Church, Saturn Way, Hurricane, will be holding the Amazing Race, a city-wide scavenger hunt for students. For more information or to register, go to riverridge.tv/amazingrace

The Valley Park will be holding a fall kickball league starting at 3 p.m. The cost will be $25 per person. To register, go to putnam-county-parks.ticketleap.com/fall-vp-kickball-league-21/details

Putnam County Schools Developmental Screenings will be held at the Teays Valley Baptist Church, Teays Valley Road. Please call 304-586-0500 ext. 1112 to schedule an appointment.
Drip’s Coffee on Main Street, Hurricane, will be hosting Business After Hours for the Putnam County Chamber of Commerce from 5 to 7 p.m. RSVP by calling 304-757-6510.

AUGUST 27 – 28
The West Virginia Cupcake Festival will be held at Valley Park in Hurricane. For more information, go to www.wvcupcakefestival.com

The Cupcake Classic Cruise-in will be held at Valley Park from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
The Pupcake Pageant for dogs will be held as part of the Cupcake Festival at 7 p.m. at Valley Park in Hurricane. It costs $10 to enter. Entry forms can be found on our website at www.wvcupcakefestival.com

AUGUST 28 – 29
Teays Valley Baptist Church will be holding its homecoming at 7 p.m. on Aug. 28 and 9:30 a.m. on Aug. 29.

The Cupcake Chase 5K will start at 8 a.m. at Valley Park in Hurricane. To register, go to www.tristateracer.com/event.php

The Winfield United Methodist Church, 20 Radwin Drive, will be holding a Sunday Sundae Social at 12:15 p.m. following the 11 a.m. service.
There will be stand up paddleboard lessons from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Hurricane Resrvoir and 4 to 6 p.m. at the Winfield boat launch. The cost is $25 for one session or $40 for both sessions. Text 304-610-8999 to make your reservation.

Valley Park will be hosting an Ultimate Frisbee League from 6 to 8:30 p.m. League costs are $25 per player for the season. To register, go to putnam-county-parks.ticketleap.com/vp-fall-ultimatefrisbeeleague1

There will be a So-Kai kids’ art class at 11:30 a.m. at Valley Park in Hurricane. For tickets and more information, visit sokaiclubhouse.com
The Mothers of Preschoolers will hold an open house at 6 p.m. at River Ridge Church, Saturn Way, Hurricane.
River Ridge Church, Saturn Way, Hurricane, will be restarting Capernaum, an outreach to youth and young adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, at 6 p.m. Please RSVP to Rob Laukoter, 304-610-3054.

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