Out & About

Let’s roll:  The Rolling Coyotes offer a free concert from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday on the lawn of South Jefferson Public Library in Summit Point. The band features (above) Steve Warner on guitar, ukulele and harmonica, (above right) Andy Mosholder on upright bass and cello and (far right) Elliot Simon on piano and accordion. For details, call the library at 304-725-6227.

Jefferson County Fair: The Jefferson County Fair continues through Saturday, with exhibitions from kids and adults, food vendors, entertainment including a kiddie tractor pull; bands, a mud bog, special Ruritan meals, horse-pulling, a magic show, a pig scramble, mutton busting, carnival rides, clowns, plus contests in texting, corn and ice cream eating, and more.

The fairgrounds are located at 1707 Leetown Pike in Kearneysville. For a day-by-day schedule and other details, see jeffersoncountyfairwv.org.

 

Photo exhibit: Stefanie Boss’s exhibit of photographs remains on display at South Jefferson Public Library in Summit Point through month’s end.

The library at 49 Church St. is open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays. For details, call the library at 304-725-6227.

 

Book Club: The Charles Town Library Book Club meets from 3:30 to 5 p.m. the third Tuesday of each month, with new members always welcome. The club meets at the library at 200 E. Washington St.

Members in September will discuss “Mom & Me & Mom” by Maya Angelou and “March” by Geraldine Brooks in November. To learn more, email octllibarian@frontier.com or call the library at 304-725-2208.

 

Art show: “Visual Voices,” a mixed-media art show sponsored by the Washington Street Artists’ Cooperative and featuring works by Joanna Athey, Jewell Hellems and Suzanne Ravgiala, continues through Tuesday.

The works may be viewed at the Fire Hall Gallery

at 108 N. George St. in Charles Town during the gallery’s regular hours. For details, call 304-724-2090.

 

History museum: Visit the Jefferson County Museum on the ground floor of Charles Town Library at 200 E. Washington St. from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.

Admission costs $3 for adults while children, students and Charles Town Library patrons get in free.

For details, call 304-725-8628, go to jeffctywvmuseum.org or find “Jefferson County Museum” on Facebook.

 

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