Gallia County Community Calendar


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Card Showers

Doris Jean Beck will be celebrating her 90th birthday Jan. 3. Cards can be sent to 5760 State Route 141, Gallipolis, Ohio 45631.

Kermit Fisher will be turning 90, Dec. 13. Cards can be sent 1470 Orchard Hill Road, Gallipolis, Ohio 45631.

Wednesday, Dec. 7

GALLIPOLIS — The annual Veterans Holiday Meal will be served on Sunday, Dec. 11, at the DAV/AMVETS building, located at 108 Liberty Ave, Gallipolis. The meal is sponsored by the Gallia County Veterans Service Commission and is free to all veterans and their families. The doors will open at 1:45 p.m. with the meal being served from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. If you are planning to attend, call 740-446-2005 no later than Wednesday, Dec. 7.

Thursday, Dec. 8

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallia County Board of Commissioners will meet at 9 a.m. in the county commission office on the first floor of the Gallia County Courthouse.

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallipolis Garden Club Will meet at 6 p.m. for a potluck Christmas dinner meeting. Meat, rolls, drinks and dinnerware will be provided. Please bring a potluck dish. Dinner will be held in fellowship hall at Presbyterian Church.

WELLSTON — GJMV Solid Waste Management District Board of Directors will be at 3:30 p.m. at 1056 New Hampshire Avenue.

Friday, Dec. 9

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallia County Board of Developmental Disabilities will hold a public hearing to discuss the annual action plan at 10 a.m. at the administrative offices located at 77 Mill Creek Road.

GALLIPOLIS — Gallia County Genealogical Society on Second Avenue will hold an open house from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. with refreshments and door prizes. Society members encourage the public to come and investigate their roots and examine original records Wednesday through Friday.

Sunday, Dec. 11

RIO GRANDE — University of Rio Grande Women’s Basketball Team will be holding a double-play basket games fundraiser at 1 p.m. in the URG Lyne Center Gymnasium. Email dsmalley@rio.edu for more information or call 740-245-7491.

GALLIPOLIS — The annual veterans holiday meal will be served at 108 Liberty Avenue and is sponsored by the Gallia County Veterans Service Commission. The meal is free to all veterans and their families. Doors will open at 1:45 p.m. and the meal will be served from 2 to 4 p.m. Those planning to attend are asked to call 740-446-2005.

Monday, Dec. 12

GALLIPOLIS — Gallia Citizens for Prevention and Recovery, Gallia County’s drug prevention coalition, will meet at noon at Holzer Medical Center in the French 500 room. Meeting is open to the public. People concerned about abuse in Gallia County are encouraged to attend.

Tuesday, Dec. 13

WALNUT TOWNSHIP — Walnut Township Board of Trustees will change their regular meeting from Dec. 5 to Dec. 13 at 6 p.m. End of year meeting will be held Dec. 29 at 6 p.m.

GALLIPOLIS — Gallia-Vinton Educational Service Center Governing Board will be held at 5 p.m. at Gallia Academy Middle School. Call 740-245-0593 for more details.

Thursday, Dec. 15

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallia County Board of Commissioners will meet at 9 a.m. in the county commission office on the first floor of the Gallia County Courthouse.