EDITOR’S NOTE: The Agenda is for nonprofit civic organizations only. Unless otherwise stated, the events listed should be considered free and open to the public. Due to the many entries, articles may only appear for a week. Entries appear in chronological order and according to available space. The deadline for submission is 4 p.m.

RANDOLPH COUNTY DEMOCRATIC EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE: will meet Wednesday at 5 p.m. at Dr. Khan’s medical office, located at the corner of Harrison and Pleasant Avenues. The purpose is for officer elections. For questions, call Julia Stevenson at 304-636-6466.

4-H OX ROAST: 4-H Camp Pioneer will host the 59th annual Ox Roast Thursday from 4-7 p.m. in Beverly. The meal will include two deep roast beef sandwiches, baked beans, coleslaw, dessert and a drink. Customers can choose to dine with friends or go driving. Randolph County 4-H Member Project exhibits will also be on display to the public. Tickets can be purchased at the door or at the following locations: WVU Extension Office and Senior Center in Elkins, the Beverly Heritage Center and Liggett’s Supply in Mill Creek. For more information, call the WVU Extension Office at 304-636-2455.

FREE MOVIE: A free movie and popcorn will be offered in the park across from the Crystal Springs Community Church 9 p.m. Friday The movie is “Winner.” Bring your own chair and soda. In case of rain, it will be broadcast the following Friday.

EHS CLASS OF 1957: will host a 65th meeting from Friday to Sunday. Friday’s event will take place at Dale Newlon’s residence behind Newlon International. A dinner on Saturday will be held at the Steer Steakhouse and on Sunday there will be a Dutch breakfast. For more information, call Sharon McQuain at 304-636-3937.

NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM: Explore the Discovery Center after hours as our exhibits come to life August 6 from 4-7:30 p.m. at the Appalachian Forest Discovery Center located at 101 Railroad Avenue, Elkins. Talk to a settler about farm life at Seneca Rocks. Watch the weavers and basket weavers at work. Learn about the medicinal and edible plants of Appalachia and taste snacks, sodas and jams made from native plants. Make a basket at the Appalachian Forest Discovery Center located at 101 Railroad Avenue, Wire Elkins, make your own medicinal tea and put on a simple bird feeder. Night at the Museum is free and open to all ages, young and old. The West Virginia Railroad Museum will also be open.

KUMP HOUSE TOURS: The historic Gov. Kump House, Randolph Ave., Elkins, is offering public tours this summer Thursday and Sunday afternoons from 3-5:30 p.m. until Sunday, August 7. Tours will include the recently opened “Something Old, Something New” display of wedding dresses and interpretive materials highlighting the home’s history and political legacy of West Virginia’s 19th Governor, HG Kump. Tours are free, but donations are encouraged.

PICKIN’ IN THE PARK: Pickin’ in the Park takes place Wednesday at Elkins City Park. There will be two jam sessions starting with a country music session at 4 p.m. at the small pavilion. Session two will be an old-school jam and will take place at 7 p.m. at the Sycamore Street Pavillion. Pickin’ in the Park is sponsored by the Augusta Heritage Center and Elkins Parks and Recreation. For more information, call 304-642-2369.

VENDOR PLACES: Vendor areas will be available for the 2022 Live and Drive Summer Concert Series sponsored by Our Town, Inc and Mountain Sate Street Machines on Thursday evenings from 6-8 p.m. Reserved seating will be available for artisans, business owners and restaurants. Call for details 304-636-0415. The concert dates are July 27, August 11, 25, September 8 and 22.

GOSPEL SINGS: At Christ’s Church in Horner with Brian Free and Assurance Sept. 23 at 7 p.m. and Nov. 19 at 6 p.m. Pastors Rick and Brenda Wyatt 304-613-9207. Free attendance. The love offering will be received. Welcome to all.

VOLUNTEER PRESENTATION: Our Town, Inc. will host a showcase at 119 Third St from August 23 to August 23, showcasing the work of six volunteer groups in our area Citizens Promoting Community, Davis Medical System, Kiwanis Club, Our Town, Inc, Read Aloud and CLIMB. The next showcase will take place in April 2023 during National Volunteer Month. If you would like to introduce your volunteers in the future, contact 304-636-0415.

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