Clubs & Groups

The following is a list of meeting times for Putnam County non-profit clubs and community groups:

ADULT LEARNING CENTER

Located in the Putnam Career & Technical Center, Eleanor

  • GED Prep
  • Improve Basic Skills in Reading, Language, and Math
  • Offer the Official Practice Test for the GED
  • Night Classes and Distance learning Opportunities Available
  • ACT Prep
  • LPN  Test Prep
  • Computer Literacy Classes\

Class hours: 

Monday-Thursday 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.,
Friday 8:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.,
Thursday 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Please telephone 304-586-2411 for details.

BIKERS AGAINST CHILD ABUSE

Meets the second Sunday of each month at the Eleanor Volunteer Fire Department at 2:00 p.m. For more information please telephone Opie Parsons at 304-517-0587. www.Bacaworld.org.

 

BREAST CANCER SUPPORT GROUP

Meets the fourth Monday of each month beginning at 6:30 p.m. at CAMC Teays Valley.

For more information, please telephone 304-757-1700.

BODYFIT

A Christian Fitness Fellowship, Bodyfit, meets Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 9:15 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at Arts In Action, in Hurricane.

People of all levels of fitness are encouraged to attend. Child Care is available on site at Little Life Day Care and Preschool, which is directly below the Arts in Action studios.

For more information, please contact certified fitness educator Joni Prince at 304-419-1193 orJoni@ArtsInAction.info.

BOY SCOUTS TROOP 164

Meets Mondays at 7:00 p.m. at the Presbyterian Church on Roosevelt Boulevard, in Eleanor. Troop 164 is directed by Scoutmaster John Snedegar, with assistant Scoutmasters Marty Fertig, Markel Fertig and Jake Fertig.

CUB SCOUTS PACK 586

Meets Tuesdays at 7:00 p.m. at Eleanor First Baptist Church.

For more information, please telephone
Cub Master Rob Woods at 304-586-2685 or
Glen Armstrong at 304-586-1157.

ELEANOR TOWN COUNCIL

Meets the first and third Thursday of each month, at 7:30 p.m.

Eleanor Town Hall, 401 Roosevelt Boulevard, Eleanor, WV 25070.

For more information, please telephone
304-586-2319

www.EleanorWV.com
FARMER’S MARKET

Fresh Produce Available at Putnam Farmers’ Markets. Locally produced vegetables, USDA inspected meats, baked goods, preserves and crafts are available from 3:30 PM to 7:00 PM on Tuesdays at the Eleanor Park shelter #6 (Route 62 in Eleanor) and on Thursdays at the Hurricane Wave Park (#1 Valley Park Drive in Hurricane).

Officials report that produce is almost always picked the same day of the markets.

Each market is scheduled to operate until October 31st.

For more information, please telephone Chuck Talbott at 304-586-0217.

FIBROMYALGIA SELF-HELP GROUP

Meets the 3rd Monday of each month at
5:30 p.m. at Teays Valley FamilyCare, 301-6 Great Teays Boulevard, in Scott Depot.

For more information, or to register, please telephone Michele Kosa at 304-757-6999.

GRATEFUL TO SERVE GROUP

Meets every Thursday at 8:00 p.m. at the St Andrew’s Community Center at 947 Main Street in Barboursville.

The complete schedule is at www.gtoana.org.

HURRICANE CITY COUNCIL

First Monday of each month (except holidays), 6:30 p.m.

Hurricane City Hall, Teays Valley Road, Hurricane.

For more information, please telephone
304-562-5896.

City of Hurricane web site:www.HurricaneWV.com

HURRICANE CIVIC CHORUS

Rehearsals are held on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at Forrest Burdette Memorial United Methodist Church in Hurricane.

Dr. Larry Stickler is the chorus director with Tom Minshall at the piano and organ.

Dues are $25 each semester. Auditions are not required. Non-Hurricane residents may join.

Please telephone Pamela Tabor at 304-562-6539 for more information.

The chorus does not perform during the summer seasons.
HURRICANE DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY

Third Thursday bi/monthly 8:00 a.m.

Hurricane City Hall, Teays Valley Road, Hurricane.

For more information, please telephone 304-562-5896.
HURRICANE PLANNING COMMISSION

Second Tuesday of each month 7:00 p.m.

Hurricane City Hall, Teays Valley Road, Hurricane.

For more information, please telephone 304-562-5896.
HURRICANE WATER & SANITARY/STORM WATER BOARDS

Second Monday of each month 6:00 & 7:00 p.m.

Hurricane City Hall, Teays Valley Road, Hurricane.

For more information, please telephone 304-562-5896.
KARATE CLASSES

Tuesday & Thursday 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.

Valley Park Community Center
1 Valley Park Drive, Hurricane

Cost: $35

Please telephone 304-562-0518 for more information.

 

LIONS CLUB

The Scott/Teays Lions Club meets on the first and third Monday of each month.  Lions Clubs throughout the world , and there are 1.3 million of us, accepted the challange issued by Helen Keller to be Knights of the Blind.  We live by our motto “We Serve”.

ALL monies raised by the club are used to benefit the community. If you would like to learn more, please telephone Bill Hensley at 304-757-8599.

 

MOPS OF TEAYS VALLEY

First and third Wednesday of each month. From 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Good Shepherd Baptist Church in Scott Depot.

For more information, please telephone
304-757-7621 or emailMOPSofTeaysValley@Hotmail.com.

 

NEWCOMERS AND NEIGHBORS CLUB

The second Wednesday each month September through May at Mount Vernon Baptist Church, 2150 Mount Vernon Road, Teays Valley, at 10:00 a.m.

For more information please email JanetNorris@Suddenlink.net .

 

NITRO CITY COUNCIL

First and third Tuesday of each month at
7:30 p.m.

Council Chambers – Nitro Community Center.

Use the Nitro Police Station Entrance
at 20th Street and 2nd Avenue.

www.CityOfNitroWV.com
PARENTS AGAINST ADDICTIONS

Joins together every 2nd and 4th Tuesday at Poca Baptist Church at 7:00 p.m. Come join us there to help take back our COUNTY.

For more information or if you would like to make a donation and support Parents Against Addiction in this fight of drug abuse, please telephone Sheila Martin at 304-437-2625.
PUTNAM COUNTY ASSOCIATION OF RETIRED SCHOOL EMPLOYEES

Meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 1:00 pm. All retirees of Putnam County schools are invited to attend. Locations of future meetings to be announced.

PUTNAM COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION

 

Meets regularly on the first and third Mondays of each month at 7:00 p.m., at the Putnam County Board of Education office, Winfield.

However, with appropriate notification to the public, meeting dates may be changed.

For more information, please telephone 304-586-0500.
PUTNAM COUNTY COMMISSION 

Scheduled to meet each Tuesday morning at 9:00 a.m., but sometimes skips weekly meetings.

Commission chambers are on the second floor of the old courthouse building, in Winfield.

For more information, please telephone 304-586-0201.
PUTNAM COUNTY FAIR BOARD

Meets fourth Thursday of each month at the Eleanor Town Hall at 7:00 p.m. except summer months and November.

PUTNAM COUNTY BOARD OF HEALTH 

Meets every third Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. at 1401 Hospital Drive, Seville Building, Suite 304, Hurricane. For more information, please telephone 304-575-2541.

On the web: Putnam County Health Dept.

PUTNAM COUNTY LIONS CLUBS

  • Hometown
    Meets at the Hometown Senior Citizen Center on the second and fourth Monday of the month.For information about the Hometown Lions Club, please telephone George Woodrum at 304-586-3614 or email at GeorgeWoodrum@Comcast.net.
  • Hurricane
    Meets first and third Thursday of each month at the Museum in the Community.The first Thursday meeting is at noon. The  third Thursday meeting is at 6:30 p.m.For more information, President Charolette Henson can be reached by telephone at 304-951-9022 or email atSlavegirlskc@yahoo.com.
    We welcome visitors and new members.
  • Scott-Teays
    Meets on first and third Mondays of each month at 6:30 p.m. at Broadmore Assistant Living Center, 4000 Overlook Drive.
    For more information or to get involved with the Scott Teays Lions Club, please telephone Bill Hensley at 304-757-8599 or email him at Billybh@newwave.net.

    http://e-clubhouse.org/sites/scottteayswv/index.php

  • Winfield
    Meets on first and third Tuesdays of each month at the Lions Clubhouse in Winfield.  For additional information, please telephone Dan Seibert, Club President at 304-586-3732 or 304-419-1534.

On the web:
www.LionsClubs.org.
PUTNAM COUNTY PARKS AND RECREATION COMMISSION 
Meets the first Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the Valley Park Community Center, 1 Valley Park, Hurricane.
For more information, please telephone 305-586-0518.

PUTNAM COUNTY PLANNING COMMISS.
Meets on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. in room 202 of the old Putnam County Courthouse. In November the meeting is held on the third Tuesday, if necessary, due to Thanksgiving week. No meeting is held in December.
On the web:
http://planning.putnamcounty.org/

PUTNAM COUNTY ROTARY CLUB
Tuesday’s at noon at The First State Bank Community Room, on Route 34, in Teays Valley.
For more information, please telephone Chet Marshall at 304-757-1985 or EmailSentelle@suddenlink.net.
PUTNAM PUBLIC SEWER DISTRICT
Meets the first and third Thursday at
7:00 p.m.

TEAYS VALLEY FIBROMYALGIA SUPPORT
Meets the third Monday of each month at 5:30 p.m. at Family Care of Teays Valley. The office is located at 301-06 Teays Boulevard just west of Kroger Supermarket.
Family members and other support people are welcome at the meetings.
If you have questions or need information, please telephone Michelle Kosa at 304-757-6999 ext. 23.
TEAYS VALLEY SCRAPBOOKING CLUB 
Meets the fourth Saturday of each month at Teays Valley Church of God, 4430 Teays Valley Road, in Scott Depot.
For more information, please telephone
304-757-9222.

www.TVCOG.org
T.O.P.S. (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly)
Chapter 559 meets every Tuesday evening at 7:00pm at the St. Patrick’s Catholic church located in Bancroft.
Weigh-in begins at 6:30 p.m. and meeting starts at 7:00.
Please come visit us as our guest and find out more about T.O.P.S.!!

Need additional information? Please contact Tammy-Leader via emailTammy@ghareebdental.com
TRAILBLAZERS 4-H CLUB

Meets second Friday of each month at Confidence Elementary School at 6:30 p.m. For more information please telephone at 304-586-2406 or 304-389-1491.
VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS
Post 9097

Tuesday night pool tournament 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday night bingo 7:00 p.m.

Party room available for rent.

3832 Teays Valley Road, Hurricane

Please telephone 304-757-9766 for more information.

V.F.W. LADIES AUXILIARY
Post 9097

Meets the first Tuesday of each month in the post ballroom at 7:30 p.m.

For more information, please telephone  President Amber at 304 417-2182 or secretary Nancy Miller at 304-562-2180
WINFIELD BOARD OF ZONING APPEALS 

The Winfield Board of Zoning Appeals meets on an “as needed” basis only. To find out the next scheduled Meeting date or to voice a question or concern, please telephone the Winfield Town Hall at 304-586-2122.

WINFIELD SANITARY BOARD

The Winfield Sanitary Board meets the first Thursday of each month. For more information or to contact any board members, please telephone the Winfield Town Hall at 304-586-2122.
WINFIELD TOWN COUNCIL

Meets the second Tuesday of each month. For more information, please telephone 304-586-2122.

Town Of Winfield web site:www.TownOfWinfield.com

WOMEN OF BI-RACIAL CHILDREN SUPPORT GROUP

Meets the third Monday of each month at the O’Conner-Autz Room at the Charleston YWCAfrom 6:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Putnam County mothers are invited.

Childcare is available.

For more information, please telephone Nell Fleming at: 309-825-9133 or email her at:NFleming@YWCACharleston.org.

INTRODUCTION TO YOGA

Monday and Wednesday 6:50 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Mats & blocks are provided.

Diana Whitwer-Instructor.

Valley Park Community Center
1 Valley Park Drive, Hurricane

Please telephone 304-562-0518 to register.
YOUNG ADULTS WITH CANCER SUPPORT
GROUP

Meets the third Thursday of each month from 6-7:30 p.m. in the radiation oncology waiting room at St. Mary’s Regional Cancer Center, in Huntington.

For more information, please telephone the Regional Cancer Center at 304-526-1349.
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