Community Events

 

OHIO VALLEY MINUTE

WEEK OF 11-05-18

 

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.

St. Nickolas Church in Weirton in taking orders, now through November 12, for its cabbage roll & pierogie sale. Pickup date is November 15 at the church. (304) 479-0196. (Now-Nov 12)

The Adena Lions Club is taking orders, now-Tuesday, November 13, for its rose & carnation sale. (740) 415-8263. (Now-Nov 13)

The Moundsville VFW is collecting non-perishable canned goods, for local veterans. (304) 810-5192.

Steubenville City Schools are asking you to help “Stuff a Big Red Bus” with Christmas gifts to help those in need this Holiday Season. You can donate new, unwrapped toys, hats, gloves, scarfs and coats now-November 26 at Steubenville High School. (Now-Nov 26)

 

THIS WEEK
The Harrison County Catholic Women’s Club presents its’ 17th-Annual Used Christmas Items Sale Saturday from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at Sacred Heart Church in Hopedale. (740) 937-2062. (Nov 10)

The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Association will hold its annual prayer breakfast Saturday morning at 9 in Founder’s Hall at Eastern Gateway Community College. (Nov 10)

Rosemont Chapel in Steubenville will host its holiday decoration sale Saturday from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. (Nov 10)

The Weirton Salvation Army will hold its “Fill The Truck” event, as they accept new toys, clothes and non-perishable food items for local children. The event will be Saturday from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Weirton Walmart. (304) 748-4310. (Nov 10)

Olde St. John’s Episcopal Church in Colliers will host a craft & holiday decoration sale Saturday from noon-4. (Nov 10)

Let’s Fight Together will hold its Fall Benefit Saturday from 3-7 p.m. at the Richmond Community Center. Enjoy food, vendors and prizes. (740) 512-3278. (Nov 10)

Bell Chapel United Methodist Church, on St. Rt. 213, will host a veterans spaghetti dinner Saturday from 3:30-7 p.m. The dinner is free for all area veterans and $10 for other attending. (Nov 10)

The Brooke County Deputy Sheriff’s Association will hold a Night At The Races Fundraiser Saturday at the Wellsburg Banquet Hall. Doors open at 6 p.m., races start at 7. (304) 737-3660. (Nov 10)

Country Friends Foundation will hold a dance, featuring “Sands of Time,” Saturday at Memorial Hall in Colliers. Doors open at 6 p.m., dance starts at 7. (304) 497-1270. (Nov 10)

Jewett Volunteer Fire Department will host a fundraising baked steak & chicken dinner Sunday from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. $10 for adults and $6 for children. (Nov 11)

GFWC Weirton Woman’s Club presents its’ Fashion to the Maxx Style Show Sunday at Undo’s in Weirton. Doors open at 1 p.m. (304) 723-0954. (Nov 11)

 

NEXT WEEK
The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive Monday, November 12 from noon-5:30 at the Ohio Valley Medical Center in Wheeling. (1-800-RED CROSS)

The Brooke County Veterans Memorial Park Foundation will hold its Veterans Day Service Monday, November 12 at Brooke Hills Free Methodist Church beginning at 1 p.m.

Country Friends Foundation will hold open mic night Monday, November 12 at Memorial Hall in Colliers. Doors open at 4 p.m., covered dish served at 5, open mic at 6. (304) 497-1270.

The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive Tuesday, November 13 from 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. at Cameron High School. (1-800-RED CROSS)

Hill Top Fellowship Hall in Toronto will host a lasagna dinner Wednesday, November 14 from 4-6:30 p.m.

The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive Thursday, November 15 from 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. at River High School. (1-800-RED CROSS)

The Greater Weirton Senior Center will host a dance, featuring “Light Touch,” Thursday, November 15. Doors open at 5 p.m. with the dance at 7. (304) 748-3490.

Country Friends will host a dance, featuring “Neon Knights,” Friday, November 16 at Memorial Hall in Colliers. Doors open at 6 p.m. with the dance at 7. (304) 748-2816.

The Weirton United Way presents a Turkey Trot, a 5K run/walk Saturday, November 17. Registration, at Marland Heights Park, begins at 8:30 a.m. (304) 670-2148.

The 9th-Annual Purple Palooza Dinner/Dance Fundraising Event, to benefit preventive cancer screenings at Trinity Health System, is Saturday, November 17 from 5-10 p.m. at St. Florian Hall in Wintersville. (740) 317-9464.

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.

Country Friends will host a dance, featuring “Moonlite Special,” Saturday, November 17 at Memorial Hall in Colliers. Doors open at 6 p.m., the dance starts at 7. (304) 748-2816.

Jefferson Sportsman’s Club will host an open trap shoot Sunday, November 18 at noon. (740) 944-9993.

Striplight Community Theatre, on Weir Avenue in Weirton, will host a spaghetti dinner Sunday, November 18 from 2-5 p.m. Dinner includes spaghetti with meat or traditional sauce, salad, rolls and dessert. $8 for adults and $4 for children. (304) 914-3248.

 

DOWN THE ROAD
Millsop Community Center in Weirton will host its’ 4th-Annual Santa’s Runway Craft & Vendor Show Tuesday, November 20 from 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

The Greater Weirton Senior Center will host a Community Thanksgiving Dinner Thanksgiving Day (Nov 22) from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. (304) 748-3490.

The 50th-Annual Jewett Volunteer Fire Department Craft Show is Saturday, November 24 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Jewett Firehouse and the Wildcat Community Center. (740) 491-0024.

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

A Child’s Place CASA will hold Breakfast with Santa Saturday, December 1 from 10 a.m.-noon at Fort Steuben Mall. RSVP required. (304) 737-4444.

The Amsterdam VFW will host a Luck Shoot Sunday, December 2. Doors open at noon, shoot starts at 1.

The 2018 West Virginia Autism Conference is Thursday, December 6 from 6-8 p.m. at the Brooke Hancock Family Recourse Network in Weirton. RSVP by Monday, December 3. (304) 748-7850.

The Brilliant American Legion will host a fish fry Friday, December 7 from 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m. (740) 598-3515.

Harding Middle School will host Breakfast with Santa Saturday, December 15 from 9-10:30 a.m. There will be a meet & greet with the Big Red football team and cheerleaders. Entertainment provided by the Big Red Band and pictures with Santa will be available. Tickets are $7. (740) 282-9741.

The Brilliant American Legion will host a fish fry Friday, January 4 from 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m. (740) 598-3515.

The Amsterdam VFW will host a Luck Shoot Sunday, January 6. Doors open at noon, shoot starts at 1.

The Brilliant American Legion will host a fish fry Friday, February 1 from 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m. (740) 598-3515.

The Amsterdam VFW will host a Luck Shoot Sunday, February 3. Doors open at noon, shoot starts at 1.

The Brilliant American Legion will host a fish fry Friday, March 1 from 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m. (740) 598-3515.

The Amsterdam VFW will host a Luck Shoot Sunday, March 3. Doors open at noon, shoots starts at 1.

The Brilliant American Legion will host a fish fry Friday, April 5 from 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m. (740) 598-3515.

The Amsterdam VFW will host a Luck Shoot Sunday, April 7. Doors open at noon, shoot starts at 1.

The Brilliant American Legion will host a fish fry Friday, May 3 from 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m. (740) 598-3515.