Community Events

OHIO VALLEY MINUTE

WEEK OF 8-06-18

The Serbian Men’s Club presents its Chicken Blast every Wednesday at the Serbian Picnic Grounds in Weirton. Order your chicken Wednesday morning between 6-8:30 by calling (304) 748-9866. (Now-Aug 29)

The Jefferson Soil and Water Conservation District’s Steubenville Farmers Market is every Wednesday from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at Eastern Gateway Community College. (740) 264-9790. (Now-Oct)

The Weirton Farmers Market is every Monday from 3-6 p.m. through October 29 in the Goodwill parking lot. (Now-Oct 29)

The Hopedale American Legion Riders hold a steak fry the second Saturday of every month from 5-8 p.m. at the Hopedale American Legion. $15 includes steak, baked potato, salad bar and garlic toast. (740) 937-9995.

The Weirton Salvation Army is looking for volunteers or monetary donations. (304) 748-4310.

THIS WEEK

The free community concerts at the Toronto Gazebo continue with “The Fossils” and “Steel Cassa” Wednesday from 7-9 p.m. (740) 537-2989. (Aug 8)

The Barnesville Area Chamber of Commerce presents its’ Super Sidewalk Sale Thursday from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. in downtown Barnesville. (740) 425-4300. (Aug 9)

The Autism Society will have a pool party, for individuals and families of people with any disabilities, Thursday from 7-9 p.m. at Starvaggi Memorial Pool in Weirton. (Aug 9)

The 2nd annual Nine & Wine, a golfing fundraiser with a twist, will be held at Williams Country Club Friday at 5:30p.m. (304)374-2804. (Aug 10)

The Brooke-Hancock Family Resource Network present a drug free swim Friday from noon-8 at Starvaggi Memorial Pool in Weirton. The event is free for youth 18 and under. (Aug 10)

Bell Chapel United Methodist Church in Steubenville will host a Peach Festival Friday from 4-6:30 p.m. (Aug 10)

Dillonvale Presbyterian Chruch will host its’ 68th-Annual Peach Social Friday from 6-9 p.m. (Aug 10)

St. Thomas Episcopal Church in Weirton will host its’ 55th-annual Peach Festival Saturday from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Enjoy great food and everything peaches. (304) 723-4120. (Aug 11)

The Wintersville American Legion will host a spaghetti dinner in honor of fallen U.S. Navy Veteran Samuel H. Browand (Broh-and, like “go”) Saturday from 1-9 p.m. $10 for adults, $5 for children. Dinner includes spaghetti & meatballs, salad, dessert & beverage. (Aug 11)

Madonna High School will host a mini-conference, “Getting at the Soul of Madonna,” Sunday beginning at 11 a.m. (412) 951-5252. (Aug 12)

Christ United Methodist Church in Weirton will host its’ 12th-annual Corn Festival Sunday from 5-7 p.m. Enjoy an auction, cornhole and live entertainment, featuring “Two Old Geezers.” (Aug 12)

NEXT WEEK

The Jefferson County Fair is Tuesday, August 14 through Sunday, August 19 at the fairgrounds in Smithfield.

The Urban Mission will host its’ annual Back-To-School Bash Thursday, August 16 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. (740) 282-8010.

The American Red Cross will host a blood drive Friday, August 17 from 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Steubenville YWCA. (1-800-RED-CROSS)

The Weirton Event Center presents “Blended Reality” along with “Victoria Gerst” Friday, August 17. Gates open at 6 p.m. with the show at 7. (1-877-723-7114)

Sycamore Youth & Community Center in Steubenville will host dinner and a concert, featuring “Brent Kimball,” Friday, August 17 at 6:30 p.m. (608) 556-3068.

New Life Church of Weirton and Pastor Bob Mazeroski presents the “I Am Remnant” free conference Friday August 17th and Saturday the 18th at 7p.m. then again on Sunday August 19th at 10a.m.

Brooke Hills Playhouse presents “Farce of Habit” Friday, August 17 and Saturday, August 18 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, August 19 at 2 p.m. (740) 264-4465.

Wyandot Bowmen Club will host a 3-D archery shoot Saturday, August 18 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. (304) 479-1009.

The annual Ron “Fritz” Williams memorial Golf Classic is Saturday, August 18 at Mountaineer’s Woodview Golf Corse. Shotgun start at 9 a.m. (304) 479-6875.

Paris Sportsman’s Club will host a 3-D archery shoot Saturday, August 18 and Sunday, August 19 from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. (724) 344-5244.

Jefferson Sportsman’s Club will host a 3-D archery shoot Saturday, August 18 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

The 18th-annual Long Run-Goulds community picnic is Saturday, August 18 from 1-6 p.m. at GKL Wildlife Club (740) 282-5195.

The Weir Football Community Steak Fry is Saturday, August 18 at the Serbian Picnic Grounds in Weirton beginning at 6 p.m. (304) 670-4363.

Just Be Clause will hold its’ 7th-Annual Golf Scramble Sunday, August 19 at Carroll Meadows Golf Course. Shotgun start at 8 a.m. $60 per golfer, includes green fees, cart and steak dinner. (330) 627-2663.

New Life Church of Weirton presents their annual Back To School blessing for all students and school personnel Sunday August 19 beginning at 10 a.m.

 

DOWN THE ROAD
A Child’s Place CASA will host a celebrity waiters night Tuesday, August 21 from 5-8 p.m. at Undos Family Restaurant in Weirton.

The free community concerts at the Toronto Gazebo continue Wednesday, August 22, featuring “Nate Smith” and the “El Durays,” from 7-9 p.m. (740) 537-2989.

The Weirton Event Center presents “Elmoz Fire” Thursday, August 23. Gates open at 6 with the show at 7 p.m. (1-877-723-7114)

Hancock County Senior Services will hold its’ annual summer picnic Friday, August 24 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at Tomlinson Run State Park. (304) 564-3801.

Brooke Hills Playhouse presents “Farce of Habit” Friday, August 24 and Saturday, August 25 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, August 26 at 2 p.m. (740) 264-4465.

The 13th annual Steven E. Strupe Memorial Scholarship Run is Saturday, August 25th at Rutt’s Cross Creek Tavern. Breakfast and registration begins at 10 and the first bike out at noon. (740) 859-4957.

Jefferson Sportsman’s Club will host its’ annual Sporting Goods Bash Saturday, August 25 from 1-5 p.m. (740) 944-9993.

The Weirton United Way will hold its Annual Fashion Show Sunday, August 26 at Williams Golf & Country Club beginning at 2 p.m. (304) 748-7213.

The Greater Weirton Senior Center will host a King & Queen Card Party Sunday, August 26 from 2-5 p.m.

Holy Family Church in Steubenville will host a spaghetti dinner, to benefit Jim Talamonti, Sunday, August 26 from 2-6 p.m.

Colliers Sportsman’s Club will host a 3-D archery shoot Saturday, September 1 from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. (304) 670-8428.

The Annapolis Flea Market is set for Saturday, September 1 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at the intersection of County Road 39 and State Route 646…across from the Pit Stop Gas Station. (740) 543-4352.

The Operation Helping Heroes Music Festival, featuring seven live bands, is Saturday, September 1 from noon-11 p.m. at Chase Field in Bellaire. Tickets are $15 at the gate and $12 in advance. Bring your own coolers, chairs and canopies. Proceeds benefit Friends of the Pittsburgh Fisher House.

Sherwood Archery Club will host a 3-A archery shoot Sunday, September 2 from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. (740) 282-4612.

Wyandot Bowmen Club will host a 3-D archery shoot Monday, August 3 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. (304) 479-1009.

The 2nd annual Belmont County Schools Staying Clean Car Show is set for Saturday September 15th at the Ohio Valley Mall in St. Clairsville.

The Urban Mission presents the Longest Table, an effort to fight hunger, Sunday, September 30 from 1-4 p.m. (740) 282-8010.

The Annapolis Flea Market is set for Saturday, October 6 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at the intersection of County Road 39 and State Route 646…across from the Pit Stop Gas Station. (740) 543-4352.

The 15th-Annual Old Construction & Mining Equipment Show is Saturday, September 8 from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sunday, September 9 from 9-4 at the Harrison Coal & Reclamation Historical Park. (740) 312-5385.

Valley Hospice and the Steubenville YMCA present a health fair Wednesday, September 19 from 8 a.m.-noon at the Steubenville YMCA.

Beaver Valley Choral Society will hold its Golf Open Saturday, September 22 at Blackhawk Golf Course in Beaver Falls, PA. Shotgun start at 8 a.m. (724) 775-8862.

Red Hot in Hancock presents the 4th-Annual Chili Cook Off Saturday, October 13 from noon-5 at the Weirton Event Center. Enjoy live entertainment, featuring “Descendsion,” vendors and auction items. (412) 302-1653.

Make A Wish will host the Western Wishes Gala on Saturday November 17th at Mountaineer Race Track & Resort’s Grande Ballroom. Tickets are $55 per person ($65 after October 1st) the Gala begins at 6p.m. enjoy dinner, cash bar, silent auctions and a visit from a special wish kid guest.

New Life Church in Weirton will host its’ annual Ladies Christmas Gala Friday, November 30 at 7 p.m.