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.
MONDAYS THROUGHOUT SUMMER
Community Autism Resources and Education Systems hosts a summer social group from 10 a.m. to noon at the Valley Park playground.
There are Zumba classes at 5:30 p.m. at the Commons at Valley Park in Hurricane.
FRIDAYS THROUGHOUT SUMMER
Food Truck Friday will be held on Main Street, Hurricane, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
SATURDAYS THROUGH OCTOBER
The Putnam Farmers Market operates from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the field next to Exxon on Route 34 in Teays Valley.
AUGUST 26 – 27
The 2022 West Virginia Cupcake Festival will be held at Valley Park in Hurricane. Car show on Friday from 4-8 p.m.; Cupcake Chase 5K at 8 a.m. on Saturday.
The Lonely Ones will be performing at 6:30 p.m. at Live at the Levee, Haddad Riverfront Park, Charleston.
There will be a catfish tournament at Ridenour Lake in Nitro from 4:30 to 11 p.m. The cost is $15 per person.
Putnam County Schools Developmental Screenings will be held at the Teays Valley Baptist Church, Teays Valley Road. Call 304-586-0500 ext. 1133 to schedule an appointment.
Lift Off! Drone Flight Exploration will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Clay Center in Charleston. For more information, call (304) 561-3570.
There will be a monthly swap meet from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Nitro Antique Mall/Third Floor Comics, 110 21st Street, Nitro.
The Bancroft town picnic will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Bancroft park.
The Town of Eleanor will be holding a movie night featuring the movie “School of Rock” from 8:45 to 11 p.m. at the Eleanor Pool.
There will be a food pantry at 8:30 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Church, 3653 Teays Valley Road, Hurricane.
The West Virginia Reptile Exile will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the West Virginia State University in Institute. Admission is $5. Children 10 and under get in free.
Theresa “Tess” Jackson, Democratic Candidate for WV House of Delegates, will be holding a campaign kick off event from 5 to 7 p.m. at Hurricane City Park.
There will be a paranomal discussion group discussing Gray Barker, West Virginia UFOlogist, at 6 p.m. at the St. Albans Historical Society, 404 4th Avenue, St. Albans.
There will be an American Red Cross Blood Drive from 1 to 6 p.m. at the Buffalo Church of the Nazarene. Walk-ins are welcome.
There will be a free tire collection day from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at West Virginia Cashin Recyclables, 1 Pickens Road, Nitro.
RetroFest will be coming to the City Center at Slack Plaza along Summers Street in Charleston from 6 to 10 p.m.. For more information, go to http://retrofestwv.com
STARTING SEPTEMBER 7
The Winfield Nazarene Church, 10822 Winfield Road, will be presenting “The Quest – Pointing Families Towards Jesus” on Wednesdays from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Classes for adults, teens, and children K-5th grade.
SEPTEMBER 9 – NOVEMBER 5
Fear on the Farm, 8325 Winfield Road, Winfield, will be providing scares from 7 p.m. to midnight every Friday and Saturday night. For more information, go to www.fearonthefarmwv.com
The Cross Lanes United Methodist Church Baby Love Pantry will be open from 10 a.m. to noon. Diapers and wipes will be provided. The church is located at 5320 Frontier Drive, Cross Lanes. For more information, call (304) 415-3194.
The Friends of Old-Time Music and Dance of the Kanawha Valley will be hosting a community dance with a live band rom 7 to 10 p.m. at St. Timothy’s In-the-Valley Church on Teays Valley Road In Hurricane.Featuring traditional dances, including contras (double lines), squares and circles.
There will be a foam dance party for children 1-6 years of age at the Foam Garage, 2716 Putnam Avenue, Hurricane, from 6 to 7:30 p.m., and a party for children ages 7-14 from 8 to 9:30 p.m. The cost is $8 per child. For more information, call (681) 235-2603.
SEPTEMBER 10 – 11
The Putnam County Homecoming will be held in Winfield. For a schedule of events, go to http://www.putnamcounty homecoming.com