Places to Go/Things to Do
Fayette County Farmers Market — The Fayette County Farmers Market is open each Saturday in Fayetteville from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. The market is located in the parking lot of the Convention and Visitor’s Bureau at the entrance to Fayetteville. The market will be held every Saturday at that location through November. Customers can expect to find fresh, early season produce including strawberries, lettuce, onions, spinach, peas, and radishes. There will be farm fresh eggs, home baked breads, jams, apple butter, and sweets as well as perennial plants, trees, berry plants and vegetable starts. The Farmers Market will continue to accept Senior Coupons, WIC vouchers and Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Benefits (SNAP) in return for fresh produce. Look for promotional programs and events featuring fresh, healthy food and local farms hosted by the Fayette County Farmer's Market throughout the season.
Gospel Sing — There will be a gospel sing at Kaymoor Community Church at 6 p.m. on July 13. Singing will be Dale Stone, Roger Blake and Eddie Blake. The public is invited to come and share an evening of worship. The church is located 2 miles from Fayetteville on Gatewood Road.
Sunday Services — The First Baptist Church, Harlem Heights, will have Sunday morning services on the first and third Sundays of each month at 11 a.m. Everyone is invited to come out and worship with the congregation.
Vacation Bible School — Gentry Baptist Church, located two miles down Pea Ridge Road, will have Vacation Bible School July 8 through July 12 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Come follow Jesus on a life-changing adventure in the rainforest. Pre-registration is greatly appreciated. Call 304-575-1481.
First Presbyterian Church — Bible classes are held every Wednesday in the Fellowship Hall from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church, 205 Central Avenue, Oak Hill. All denominations are welcome to share in our learning. For more information, call Nancye Martin, commissioned lay pastor, at 304-877-5194.
The EGG Project — Ames Heights Bible Church is breaking out The EGG Project (Exploring God’s Goodness) on Sunday evenings from 6 to 7 p.m. for those in grades 1 to 6. Come, bring a friend and unscramble the mysteries of God’s Word. For more information, call Suzie at 304-574-2131.
Oak Hill First Brethren Contemporary Service — The Oak Hill First Brethren Church is currently presenting a contemporary service on the first and third Sundays of each month from 6 to 7 p.m. These will take place at the fellowship hall on Central Avenue, across the street from the church. Pastor Bill Skeldon will be the speaker and there will be a program of a contemporary nature. The public is invited and all are welcome.
Seniors and Friends — Seniors and Friends, a time of old-time singing, preaching and testimonies, will be held each Wednesday at 12 noon at LifeBridge Assembly of God’s fellowship hall, across from King Coal Chevrolet in East Oak Hill. Lunch will be provided. Transportation also is available. For more information, call Senior Adult Pastor Shirlie or Jim Watson at 304-465-8177, or the church at 304-469-2646.