The Blood Drive that was scheduled for Jan 19 has been cancelled.
Food Handlers Class At Clay County Health Department Tuesday January 26 at 12:00. Cost: $10 (Fee is non-refundable unless CCHD cancels class). Make check or money order for $10 to Clay Co Health Dept., PO Box 36, Clay WV 25043, (Food cards are good for two years)
West Virginia University Extension in Clay County is now accepting applications through February 5th for the 2016 West Virginia Master Gardener Program. Weekly classes will be held each Monday from February 15th until April 18th from 6:00-9:00 pm at Big Otter Elementary off Interstate Exit 40. A minimum of 10 participants must register to hold the program. In exchange for 30 hours of indoor and outdoor instruction, candidates must agree to donate 40 hours of volunteer service to West Virginia University Extension. There is a program fee of $85 to cover the cost of the training manual and other materials. For an application, please contact the Clay County Extension Office at 304-587-4267. If you must leave a message, please leave your name, address and phone number so we can better serve you.
Intermediate Welding Class at Clay County High School, Tuesday and Thursday evenings, January 26, 20216 – March 10, 2016, from 6:00pm – 9:00pm. John Pruitt will be the instructor, a small fee will be required, for more information, contact Bob Morris at 304-587-4743
Food handlers class on January 26th, 2016 at the Clay County Health Dept. at 12 pm. The cost for a county card is $10.00 and a statewide card is $20.00. The class will last about an hour or so.
Would you like a copy of Frank and Oma Ramsey’s family history? It dates back to 1775 and contains a lot of information and photos. If you want to buy a copy, please call Debbie at 304-332-5245
Spring 2016 Prom Dress Closet Seeking Donated or Gently Used Items. Donate or loan your gently used prom, homecoming, bridesmaids’ dresses and formal gowns, shoes, accessories, and unopened cosmetics for our Spring 2016 Prom Dress Closet! We will accept donations of gently used male semi-formal and shoes to outfit a gentleman in need. Please contact Amber Striker-Bass at Amber.Striker@gmail.com or call 304-587-4226.
Elk Conservation District annual plant and tree sale, a service to the residents of Braxton, Clay, Nicholas and Webster counties. Quantities are limited and will be sold on a first-come first-served basis. Please call the ECD office at 304-765-2535 or email email@example.com to obtain an order form. Order deadline is March 18 and pick up will be Wednesday & Thursday, April 6 & 7 at the locations designated on the order forms. There will be a pick up location in each county. The offer includes the following items: Crimson Gold, Jonamac, Fuji, Yellow Transparent, GoldRush, and Gala Apple trees; Sandra Rose and Montmorency Cherry trees; Contender and John Boy Peach trees; Shenandoah and Potomac Pear trees; Arapaho Blackberry plants, Heritage(Red) and Jewell(Black) Raspberry plants, Surecrop Strawberry plants, and Blue Ray and Jersey Blueberry plants. Seedlings available are: American Chestnut, Allegheny Chinkapin, Redbud, White Pine, Scotch Pine and Norway Spruce.
The Clay County WIC Office located at 452 Main Street in Clay is open to serve the public every Monday, Wednesday and Friday 8 am – 4 pm. The office will be closed Monday, January 18 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. The Women, Infants and Children Nutrition Program (WIC) is a supplemental foods program for pregnant, postpartum or breastfeeding women, infants and children, under the age of five. WIC provides supplemental foods and nutrition education to qualifying participants. To apply for the WIC program or to receive more information call: 304-587-2323.
West Virginia Department of Veterans Assistance announces regularly scheduled visits to Braxton, Clay, Nicholas and Webster counties for the month of January, 2016. Sessions are conducted on a first come, first serve basis, but calling ahead of time is still encouraged. For more information call 304-872-0829. Beginning immediately, the regularly scheduled visits will take place at the following locations: Braxton County Senior Center (Braxton County), 22 Senior Drive, Sutton, WV 26601, Wednesday, January 6, and Wednesday, January 27; Richwood City Hall (Nicholas County), 6 White Avenue, Richwood, WV 26261, Wednesday, January 13, 10:30 am – 1:00 pm; Clay County Clerk (Clay County), 246 Main Street, Clay, WV 25043, Friday, January 15, 10:30 am – 1:00 pm; Webster Springs City Building (Webster County), 146 McGraw Avenue, Webster Springs, WV 26288, Wednesday, January 20, 11:00 am – 12:30 pm; Cowen American Legion Post No. 62 (Webster County), 63 Erbacon Road, Cowen, WV 26206, Wednesday, January 20, 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm. The office in Summersville will be closed the following days: Friday, January 1, New Year’s Day, Monday, January 18, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.