Kanawha Valley Friends of Old Time Music and Dance (FOOTMAD) will host a drive to benefit Manna Meal.
Those who bring donations to upcoming events will receive a $5 discount on admission.
A Contra Dance will be held 8 to 11 p.m. Friday at the Columbia Gas auditorium featuring the band Floorplay and caller Will Martin of Charlottesville, Va. Admission is $7 adults, $3 students and $15 family.
At 8 p.m. Saturday a concert at the West Virginia Culture Center Theatre will feature Ernie Hawkins, who plays acoustic style blues. Admission is $20 adults, $15 seniors, $10 students, and free for those under 13.Suggested donations include canned meats or fruits with flip-top lids. Also men's clothing is requested such as gloves, wool socks, hats, jeans and warm pants. For more information, go to www.footmad.org or call 304-415-3668.