By: SUBMITTED ARTICLE
November 23, 2012
Boone County AARP
The Boone County Chapter AARP will meet on Tuesday, December 4th at 1 p.m. at Park Ave. Rest., Danville. Our Christmas Dinner is ‘dutch treat’ with each member ordering from the menu. Members may invite a friend for this meeting. Patsy Nelson will tell a Christmas story. Every member should plan to attend this meeting. Everyone is asked to bring items that can be used for bingo prizes at the Boone Nursing Home.
Rev Up Madison
Rev Up Madison Cookie & Candy Contest. Dec.1st- Down Home Christmas. To enter call S. Bell 304-855-3563 and leave a message.
The Boone Co. Assn. Retired School Employees (BCARSE) will meet on Dec. 19th at Park Ave. Rest. at 10 a.m. The program will be a celebration of the Christmas season. Dan and Jenny Light will present the musical program. All members plan to attend this time of food, fellowship and sharing of musical talent. Jeanine Castle will present the devotional.
Nellis Neighborhood Watch meeting
Neighborhood Watch meeting is scheduled for Nov. 27, 2012, at 6 p.m., at the Nellis Church/Archives Building.
Annual Community Christmas Party
The Appalachian Center for Independent Living, Inc. that serves persons in Boone County is inviting everyone to join us on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, at the National Guard Armory in Charleston to celebrate its 12th Annual Community Christmas Party. There will be live entertainment, refreshments, a silent auction, raffles, door prizes, Santa Claus and craft tables. For more information, call 304-965-0376.
REV UP MADISON EVENTS
Start your Christmas Shopping Early and support your community, REV UP Madison is again sponsoring their annual Christmas Auction at Madison Civic Center Nov 24th, doors open 5 p.m. auction hours 6 p.m. to 11 p.m., delicious concessions available.
November 24th is also Small Business Saturday, “it’s the biggest day of the year for SMALL BUSINESSES”, Shop Small and support your community, this event is sponsored by all WV On Trac Communities.
December 1st, the Annual Down Home Christmas Celebration and Christmas Parade, to participate in parade contact Carolyn at 304 369 0426, for crafters call Kathy 304 369 1588 or post on REV UP’s Facebook page.
There will be a candle lighting at Pineview Cemetery at 4 p.m. on Dec. 1, 2012. Volunteers are welcomed. There will also be a Memory Tree for anyone wanting to bring a bulb for a past loved one is welcomed to do so. For more information, call 304-837-3804.
Madison VFW Post 5578 is building a Veteran’s Memorial to honor mothers of veterans and veterans. Purchase a brick for $50. Call 304-369-6248 or mail to Daniel Boone VFW Post 5578 Attn: Memorial Fund, P.O. Box 272, Madison, WV 25130. Post 5578 is constructing a Veteran Memorial to honor the mothers’ of Veterans and Veterans. A Brick Campaign lets you send a special tribute, inspiring message or create a permanent legacy of caring.
New Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
There will be new AA meetings in Alum Creek at Lyons Club Park every Friday at 6:30 p.m. For more information, men call Chris F. at 304-767-0395; women call Brandi M. at 304-807-7802.
Crafters are invited to participate in the Appalachian Center for Independent Living’s 12th annual Community Christmas Party to be held on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the National Guard Armory at Coonskin. Table space cost is $20. To reserve a table, call 304-965-0376 by Nov. 28, 2012. This day includes live entertainment, raffled items, a silent auction, free food and much more.
Boone Republican Party
The Boone County Republican Party will meet the first Monday of every month at 6 p.m. at Park Avenue Restaurant in Danville.