A Mowrystown car show will be held Saturday, Aug. 15 and visitors can stop by the Grange Hall (East Main Street) for breakfast. The menu will include sausage, pancakes, gravy, biscuits, coffee, milk and juice and will be served from 8-11 a.m. These items will be offered for a donation. All proceeds will benefit the Whiteoak Valley Grange.
L-C Board of Ed. meeting
The Lynchburg-Clay Board of Education will meet in regular session at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 20 at the board of education building.
Family Fun & Movie Night
The Leesburg United Methodist Church will present an outdoor Family Fun & Movie Night on Friday, Aug. 21, featuring the movie “Big Hero 6.” The event is free. Activities will begin at 8 p.m. on the grounds of LUMC, located at 117 Church Stree in Leesburg. Bring your own blankets or lawn chairs. Movie begins at sunset. All minors must be accompanied by a parent/adult for the evening. There will be fun activities, hot dogs, popcorn, sodas, cookies, and a free drawing for a movie package for a family of four at Star Cinemas in Hillsboro.
Open Door free meal
The Open Door free meal will be held at the Greenfield United Methodist Church on Saturday, Aug. 29. Serving will be from 4 to 4:30 p.m. The menu will be chicken salad sandwiches, baked beans, peaches/cake.
Soup’s On free meal
The Soup’s On free meal will be offered Saturday Aug. 29 at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, corner of North High and North streets, Hillsboro. Prayer and praise is at 4:30 p.m. Dinner, eat-in only, is served from 5-6 p.m. The menu will be chicken patties served on a bun, vegetable medley, applesauce, assorted drinks, pies, cake and ice cream.
Upcoming dates for St. Mary Catholic School
St. Mary Catholic School and Patch of Heaven Preschool will start classes Wednesday, Aug.19. The 4-year-old students and grades K-5 will start Wednesday and the 3-year-olds start Thursday, Aug. 20. The preschool hours are 8:45-3:15 and the elementary hours are 8:45-3:30. Doors open at 8:30. Before and after care is available to all students.
The school is accepting registrations for the coming year. For more information call the office at 840-9932 or visit the website at stmaryofhillsboro.com.
Open house will be held Monday, Aug. 17 at 6 p.m. in the school hall. Uniform swap days are Aug. 6-7 from 9-3 and Monday, Aug. 10 from 6-7 p.m.
Old Timers Days 5K Run/Walk
The Christian Missionary Fellowship Church is again hosting the Old Timers Days 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, Sept. 19. Registration begins at 7 am. and the event starts at 8 a.m. at the old Malcom Car Lot, 217 Rarden Rd., Peebles. A $20 entry fee includes a T-shirt and runner and walker categories are based on age ranges. CMF helps build churches in other parts of the world with the money raised.
Alzheimer’s/Dementia Lunch & Learn For Families
A free Alzheimer’s/Dementia Lunch & Learn For Families will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 22 and Dec. 15 at The Laurels of Hillsboro. These programs will provide an opportunity for families and caregivers to learn and ask questions about Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, while receiving support from others in similar situations. The programs and lunch are free. To register, call 740-710-1821.