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Community Calendar for Week of May 16

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.


  • The Putnam County Farmers Market will be held every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the field next to Exxon on Route 34, Teays Valley.
  • The Country Roads Farmers’ Market will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Valley Park in Hurricane.

MAY 16

  • The Confidence Elementary Choir presents “Joining Together in Song” showcasing several great works about the joy of singing together. This event will be held at 7 p.m. at Buffalo High School.
  • Children can learn about the sun’s UV rays andmake bracelets that glow with UV power at 3:30 p.m. at the Eleanor Library.
  • There will be an educational seminar on budgeting, investing and retirement planning from 6 to 8 p.m. at Area 34, 971 State Route 34, Hurricane.
  • A plant club will meet at 6 p.m. at the Valley Park Conference Center in Hurricane.
  • Valley Park in Hurricane will be hosting a night market from 6 to 9 p.m. This month’s theme is Family Night.

MAY 17

  • Bancroft Mission will be holding an evening of praise starting at 7 p.m. at Bancroft Community Park.
  • Jungle Club Resort Cafe and Play, 11624 Winfield Road, Unit 4, Winfield, will be holding a free children’s clothing swap from noon to 8 p.m.
  • There will be a vintage sale from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Bungalow, 109 Beechwood Estates, Scott Depot.
  • The Dumont Tri-County YMCA Golf Tournament will be held from 7:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. at Sleepy Hollow Golf Club in Hurricane.

MAY 18

  • There will be a community yard sale and hot dog sale at Mount Union Church, 19268 Jerry’s Run Road, Pliny, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • There will be a benefit spaghetti dinner and silent auction at noon at Elizabeth Baptist Church, 410 Washington Street, Bancroft.
  • Putnam County Democratic Women’s Club will be having their annual May Tea at the Red House, 401 Roosevelt Bld., Eleanor, at noon. RSV by calling (304) 543-2115.
  • The Tri-State Film Club will be meeting at 10 a.m. at the Teays Valley Church of God, 185 Connection Point, Scott Depot.
  • Michaels in Liberty Square will be holding their official grand opening celebration from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Food trucks, music, door prizes, and more.
  • Heritage Barbershop, 2135 US Route 60, Culloden, will be celebrating their fifth anniversary from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • The Cops N Rodders Classic Car Club will be holding a cruise-in at the Putnam County Bank parking lot in Hurricane (behind McDonalds) from 5 p.m. to dusk. For more information, call 304-638-7614.

MAY 19

  • The West Virginia Horse Network will be holding a fun show starting at noon at the Winfield Riding Club. For more information, email [email protected]


  • There will be an all hand quilting and crochet class on Monday evenings from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Valley Park in Hurricane. To register, go to https://putnam-county-parks.ticketleap.com/evening-crochet–hand-quilting-class/

MAY 20

  • The Women’s Club of Nitro will meet at 6 p.m. at the clubhouse located at 2205 2nd Avenue and 23rd Street, Nitro.
  • There are free line dancing lessons at Brookse’s Bar and Grill, 13184 Winfield Road, Winfield, every Tuesday starting at 7:30 p.m.

MAY 21

  • The Putnam Area Robotics Team will be holding an open house from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Winfield Middle School.
  • The Hurricane Civic Chorus will be holding their spring concert at 7 p.m. at Forrest Burdette United Methodist Church, Putnam Avenue, Hurricane.
  • The Putnam County Chamber of Commerce will be holding Business After Hours at the Putnam County Bank Loan Center in Hurricane from 5 to 7 p.m.

MAY 22

  • Run to the Wall comes to Living Memorial Park, Second Avenue and 21st Street, Nitro. Event begins at 4 p.m.; riders begin to arrive at 5:15 p.m.
  • There will be a Painting for a Purpose workshop at 6 p.m. at The Garage, 3057 Mount Vernon Road, Hurricane. The cost is $40 per person. To register, text Paint1 to 41444.

MAY 23

  • Learn how to make your own stationary paper from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. at the Poca Library.

MAY 24 – 26
The Vandalia Gathering festival of traditional Appalachian music, dance, and crafts will be held at the Capitol Complex in Charleston.

MAY 24

  • The Nitro Pool, located at 1650 Park Avenue, will be holding a kickoff party from 5 to 9 p.m. Free admission.

MAY 25 – 27

  • The Eleanor Pool will be open for Memorial Day weekend. The pool will officially open for the season on June 1.
  • Waves of Fun in Valley Park, Hurricane, will be open for Memorial Day weekend.

MAY 25

  • Bright Futures/McCoy Academy, 3361 Teays Valley Road, Hurricane, will be hosting a fundraiser yard sale and market from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Jeepers Invade Hurricane from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Putnam County Bank loan office parking lot (behind McDonalds).
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