Community notes

Summer camps: The Jefferson County Parks and Recreation hosts a variety of summer camps for children ages 5 to 12. Go to or call 304-728-3207 for details.

Vendors needed: Vendors are needed for the Jefferson County Council on Aging yard sale/car wash happening from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. August 10. Tables are one/$15 or two/$25. Contact Chasidy Rosa Morales at 304-725-4045 to register..

Free programs: Storied evenings of music, art and tales are presented at the historic Shepherdstown Presbyterian Meeting House. The programs, followed by desserts, are on three consecutive Wednesdays starting July 10 and begin at 7:30 p.m. Each story is “Who and What Made Me Who and What I Am.” For more information, call 304-876-6466 or email

Volunteers needed: Hospice of the Panhandle is looking for those who are willing to give of their time to make a difference in the lives of others. New volunteer training is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. August 9, 16 and 23 in the main office of Hospice of the Panhandle in Martinsburg. Contact Tricia Lawrence at 304-267-1870, ext. 211 for more information.

Book study: Asbury United Methodist Church in Charles Town invites the community to the men’s summer book study and dinner at 6 p.m. every Thursday. Call 304-725-5513 or visit for more information.

Artist registration: Visual artist registration for Artomatic@Jefferson is open until all spaces are filled. Registration is online at For more information email or call 304-261-0164.

Classmates sought: The Jefferson High School Class of 1993 hosts a 20-year high school reunion July 13. There will be two events planned — a family cookout during the day and an evening dinner event that night. For more information about the reunion, email

Group seeks new members: The Gardeners Exchange Group is an informal network of area avid gardeners. GEG members share information, resources, expertise, labor, plants, and experiences through monthly meetings, garden visits, and special events. The group meets at 9:30 a.m. on the third Saturday of the month. For more information, visit the GEG Website or call 240-405-7013.


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