OHIO VALLEY MINUTE
WEEK OF 3-12-18
Chapel Hill Wesleyan Church in Weirton hosts a celebrate recovery group every Tuesday night at 6. (304) 479-9277.
Sherwood Archery Club will host indoor spot shoots every Friday at 6 p.m. through Friday, March 23. (304) 491-0078. (Now-March 23)
The 6th-Annual Great Stone Viaduct Lecture Series continues Wednesday at 6 p.m. at the Bellaire Public Library. The topic is “How the Other Half Lived.” (740) 963-3500. (March 14)
The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive Thursday from 8 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at Toronto High School. 1-800-RED CROSS. (March 15)
Steubenville High School presents “The Hunchback of Notre Dame” Thursday, Friday and Saturday night at 7:30 p.m. and again Sunday afternoon at 3. Tickets available at www.ticketracker.com (March 15-18)
Hancock County Senior Services, on Gas Valley Road in New Cumberland, will host a St. Paddy’s Day Lunch Fundraiser, featuring Irish Stew, Friday from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. (304) 564-3801. (March 16)
Holy Trinity Greek Church in Steubenville will host its Baked Fish Fest Friday from 3:30-6:30 p.m. (Same fish they have at their fish festival) $11 includes baked fish, rice pilaf & green beans. Drinks & pastries sold separately. (740) 282-9835. (March 16)
C.H.A.N.G.E. Inc. presents its 14th-Annual St. Paddy’s Fest Friday at Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack and Resort beginning at 5:30 p.m. Tickets are $50 and include dinner and entertainment. (304) 797-7733 ext. 1312. (March 16)
The 10th-Annual Kinsley S. Ard Memorial Talent Show is Friday at 7 p.m. in Weir High School’s Milton J. Weinberg Theatre. Doors open at 5:30. Admission is $6 for adults and $4 for children 12 and under. 106.3 The River and the Ohio Valley Sports Network’s Joey Klepack will be a judge. (March 16)
Hope Players present the comedy “Our Miss Brooks” Friday and Saturday night at 7 and Sunday afternoon at 2 at Hopedale United Methodist Church. (740) 937-2629. (March 16-18)
The Annual Campbell-Dickinson St. Patrick’s Bike-Run-Walk and Noah Long Kid’s 1-K is Saturday in Toronto. Registration, at the TEMS Building, begins at 8 a.m. The run starts at 10 a.m., the kids’ run begins at 11, the bike ride starts at 11:40 and the walk begins at 11:45. Proceeds benefit the Toronto Coalition for Revitalization and the Tony Teramana Cancer Center’s TEAR Fund. Register online at www.GetMeRegisterd.com (740) 317-3947. (March 17)
The Scio Volunteer Fire Department will host Breakfast with the Easter Bunny Saturday morning from 9-11. (March 17)
Hilltop Animal Hospital in Burgettstown will host the 2nd-Annual Eggs & Beggin’ Dog Easter Egg Hunt Saturday from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Proceeds benefit the Hancock County Animal Shelter. (March 17)
The Weirton Area Museum and Cultural Center presents the 10th Annual Festival of Nations Saturday from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Millsop Community Center in Weirton. Enjoy ethnic music, dancing and great food. (304) 794-6336. (March 17)
The Richmond Historical Society will hold a St. Patrick’s Day Dance, featuring “Sands of Time,” Saturday night from 7-10 at Glenn Mills Senior/Community Center in Richmond. (740) 765-4534. (March 17)
Mingo Sportsman’s Club will host a 3-D archery shoot Sunday from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. (740) 733-7812. (March 18)
Dillonvale Presbyterian Church will host a sauerkraut, pork & dumplings luncheon Sunday from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. (740) 769-2808. (March 18)
The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive Tuesday, March 20 from 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. at Cameron High School. 1-800-RED CROSS.
The American Red Cross will hold a blood a blood drive Tuesday, March 20 from 12:30 p.m.-6 p.m. at WesBanco Arena in Wheeling. 1-800-RED CROSS.
The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive Wednesday, March 21 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at Bridgeport High School. 1-800-RED CROSS.
Hill Top Fellowship Hall in Toronto will host a baked steak dinner Wednesday, March 21 from 4-6:30 p.m.
The 6th-Annual Great Stone Viaduct Lecture Series continues Wednesday, March 21 at 6 p.m. at the Bellaire Public Library. The topic is “Roseby’s Rock: Where the Tidewater Met the Ohio River.” (740) 963-3500.
The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive Thursday, March 22 from 8 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at Steubenville High School. 1-800-RED CROSS.
Buckeye Local High School Marching Band will hold a pops concert Thursday, March 22 at 7 p.m. in the school’s auditorium.
The Prime Time Center in Steubenville will celebrate Vietnam Veterans Day Friday, March 23 at 1 p.m.
Valley Hospice presents its’ Springtime in Paris Dueling Pianos Fundraising event Friday, March 23 at Wheeling Park’s White Palace. Cocktails begin at 5:30 p.m., dinner at 6:30 and dueling pianos at 8 p.m. $50 per person. (740) 859-5650.
Marland Heights Community Church presents “Easter Bunny in the Park” ,featuring an Easter Egg Hunt a noon, Saturday, March 24 at Marland Heights Park in Weirton.
Paris Sportsmans’ Club will host a 3-D archery shoot Saturday, March 24 and Sunday, March 25 from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. (724) 344-5244.
Down The Road
The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive Monday, March 26 from noon-5:30 p.m. at the Ohio Valley Medical Center in Wheeling.
The 6th-Annual Great Stone Viaduct Lecture Series continues Wednesday, March 28 at 6 p.m. at the Bellaire Public Library. The topic is “Murder Never Dies: Crime and Corruption in the Friendly City.” (740) 963-3500.
All Saints Greek Orthodox Church in Weirton will host a Greek Easter Bake Sale Thursday, March 29 from 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive Thursday, March 29 from noon-5:30 p.m. at the Woodsfield Moose Lodge. 1-800-RED CROSS.
The Brooke County Animal Welfare League will hold a low-cost spay & neuter clinic Saturday, April 7 and Sunday, April 8 at the Jefferson County Airpark. Appointments required. (304) 374-4443.
The Moundsville VFW will host its’ Spring Indoor Yard Sale Saturday, April 7 from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. (304) 810-5192.
The Weirton Kiwanis Club’s Annual Radio Auction is Saturday, April 7 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Listen live to the Ohio Valley Sports Network 94.9 FM & ovsports.net, big by phone. (304) 723-1430.
Paris Presbyterian Church in Burgettstown will host the mystery dinner show “Bullets For Broadway” Saturday, April 7. Dinner starts at 6 p.m. with the show at 7. (724) 729-3450.
The Wellsburg Chamber of Commerce will hold its’ Dinner-Dance, featuring “Easy Street,” Saturday, April 7 at the Wellsburg Banquet Hall. Tickets are $40. (304) 479-2115.
The Amsterdam VFW will host a Luck Shoot Sunday, April 8. Doors open at noon, registration at 12:30 and shooting starts at 1.
Hancock County Senior Services, on Gas Valley Road in New Cumberland, will host a Spring Lunch Fundraiser, featuring kielbasa & homemade pierogies, Thursday, April 12 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. (304) 564-3801.
Toronto Jr./Sr. High School presents the musical “Back To The 80’s” Friday, April 13 and Saturday, April 14 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, April 15 at 5:30 p.m. $7 for adults, $5 for students and seniors. (740) 537-2442.
The Ohio Valley Music Guild presents a dinner/show, featuring “Spittin’ Image,” Saturday, April 14 at 6 p.m. at the Mingo Knights of Columbus. (740) 632-1144.
The GFWC Woman’s Club of Mingo Junction will hold a Mystery Theatre Dinner Fundraiser Saturday, April 21 at the Mingo Knights of Columbus beginning at 6:30 p.m. Advance tickets sales only. (740) 632-3244.
Paris Presbyterian Church in Burgettstown will host a Potluck Lunch Monday, April 13 at noon. (724) 729-3450.
Paris Presbyterian Church in Burgettstown presents an evening of music, featuring “Led by Mercy,” Friday, April 27 at 7 p.m. (724) 729-3450.
The Autism Society presents the 2nd-Annual 5-K Walk/Run for Autism Saturday, April 28 at Tomlinson Run State Park. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and the race starts at 9:30 a.m. (304) 748-7850.
The Veteran’s Stand Down Association will hold a quarter auction Saturday, April 28 at Children’s Solution in Moundsville. Doors open at 11 a.m., auction begins at noon. (304) 975-0097.
The Annapolis Flea Market is set for Saturday, May 5 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 3rd-Annual Harrison Career Center FFA Tractor, Truck, Engine and Car Show is Sunday, May 6 from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Harrison County Fairgrounds. (330) 440-5578.
The Amsterdam VFW will host a Luck Shoot Sunday, May 6. Doors open at noon, registration begins at 12:30 and shooting starts at 1 p.m.
Buckeye Local High School Marching Band will hold its spring concert Thursday, May 17 at 7:30 p.m. at the school’s auditorium.
Mary H. Public Library in Weirton will host “GAME DAY”, a chance for you to see and play video, board and card games, Saturday, May 26 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. (304) 797-8510.
The Jefferson County Relay For Life is Saturday, June 16 from 3-11 p.m. at Robert Kettlewell Memorial Stadium at Indian Creek High School.
FISH FRY’S & LENTEN FOOD SALES
Cadiz Volunteer Fire Department
Every Friday during lent from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Enjoy fish, shrimp & chicken dinners (all dinner served with coleslaw & fries) Individual menu items also available. (740) 942-3602.
Every Friday from noon-6 Enjoy seafood platters and fish dinners. (304) 564-4055.
Hanover Volunteer Fire Department-Burgettstown
Ash Wednesday and every Friday during Lent from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Fish & shrimp dinners. Fish sandwich dinner includes your choice of two sides. Chicken sandwiches also available. Sides include: mac & cheese, haluski, pierogies & fries. (724) 729-3929.
Hopedale American Legion
Every Friday from noon-7. Enjoy fried & baked fish dinners (including fries & coleslaw), fish chunks and fish sandwiches. (740) 937-9995.
Mingo Knights of Columbus
Every Friday through March 23 from 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. and from 4-6:30. Enjoy fish, shrimp, fries, hushpuppies, haluski, mac-n-cheese, pierogi, been soup and coleslaw. (740) 535-8037. Fax (740) 535-8119.
New Manchester Volunteer Fire Department
Every Friday from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Fish, chicken & shrimp dinners (including coleslaw and fries or mac-n-cheese wedges. (304) 564-4497.
Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Burgettstown
Every Friday during through March 23 from 3-7 p.m. and on Good Friday from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Enjoy fried fish dinner and sandwiches, baked fish, fried shrimp, crab cakes, homemade pierogies, cabbage & noodles, mac-n-cheese and homemade desserts. (724) 947-5076.
Pleasant Hill Fire Department St. Rt. 213
Every Friday from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Fish & shrimp dinners, fish sandwich, shrimp basket, chicken, fries & coleslaw. (740) 282-9601.
Sacred Heart of Mary Church in Weirton
Every Wednesday through March 21 from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Menu: baked & fried fish, shrimp, haluski, peirogies, mac-n-cheese, fries, coleslaw, homemade bread & desserts. (304) 723-1648.
St. Paul’s Church-Weirton
Every Friday from 4-7 p.m. Menu: fried & baked fish, shrimp, haluski, mac-n-cheese, fries, baked potatoes and coleslaw. (304) 797-1182.
St. Thomas Episcopal Church-Weirton
Every Friday in Lent from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Menu: Fish sandwiches, fries & coleslaw. (304) 723-4120.
Steubenville Catholic Central High School
Every Friday during lent (except Good Friday) from 4-6:30 p.m. Enjoy fish, fries, coleslaw, pierogi, dessert & beverage. Dine or carry-out. (740) 264-5538.
Toronto American Legion
February 23 and every Friday during Lent from noon-6. Fried or baked fish dinners, fish sandwiches, fish chunks, chicken tenders, fries, onion rings and cole slaw. (740) 537-9317.
Weirton American Legion
Every Friday during Lent from 4-8 p.m. Enjoy fish, wings and other great menu items. (304) 723-2732.
Weirton Elks Lodge
Every Friday during lent from 11:30 a.m.-7 p.m. Enjoy fish, code bites, shrimp, fries & coleslaw. (304) 748-0565.
Wellsburg Elks Lodge
Ash Wednesday and every Friday during Lent from 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Fish dinners, fish sandwiches, jumbo shrimp & mac-n-cheese. (304) 737-9806.
Wintersville American Legion
Every Friday from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Menu: Fish dinners or fish chunks, shrimp, fries, haluski, coleslaw and baked goods. (740) 264-9196.
YWCA of Steubenville
Every Friday through Lent from 3-6 p.m. Enjoy fish dinners and sandwiches. (740) 282-1261.