Literacy volunteers of Upshur county is having its semi-annual book sale on Friday, April 25th from 8 am until 5 pm, and Saturday, April 26th from 8 am until 12 noon at the Holy Rosary Catholic Church Social Hall. For more information, contact the LIteracy Center at 304-472-2343.
Fort New Salem will open the 2014 season on Saturday, April 26th from noon until 5pm with the 4th Annual John Randolph Spring Arts Kick Off. This special one-day event featuring live activities for various artisans. For more information, visit www.fortnewsalemfoundation.org, call (304) 695-2220, or join them on Twitter.
Its the Rowlesburg VFW Annual Ramp Dinner, April 26th from noon until 4 pm. Cornbread, ham, beans, salads, slaws, desserts, drinks, and ramps in various ways. The price is $9 per person and the proceeds benefit the VFW Post 3008.
It's the Purple Rain Fair at the Lewis County Park in Weston, April 26th from 10 am until 5 pm, sponsored by "Almost A Hit" Relay for Life Team. Activities and events for all ages. For more information, call 304-517-0699.
It's the annual Helvetia Ramp Supper and Dance on Saturday, April 26th, at the Helvetia Community Hall. The serving time for supper is from 3-8 pm or until the food is gone. The price is $14 for adults and $7 for children. The Round and Square Dance is from 9-midnight, with music by the Helvetia Star Band. Admission is $5. For more information, contact (304) 924-5835 or (304) 924-5018.
It's the 3rd Annual Ramp Dinner at Vae's Diner in Gassaway, April 27th from 8 am until 2 pm. It's a full menu with the proceeds benefitting the American Heart Association and Davis Elementary School. For more information, call 304-364-2326.
The ministry "Heaven's Gates and Hell's Flames" will begin Sunday, April 27th through Tuesday, April 29th at the Victory Assembly of God in Weston. The service will begin each night at 7 pm, and the event is free. For more information, call 304-269-5674.
Toothman Ford in Grafton is sponsoring a Project Purple event that's open to the public at the Grafton Social Center on April 29th at 7pm. Chris Herrin will be speaking to the kids, educating them on the importance of a healthy lifestyle, good decision-making, and providing real-world techniques on how to handle pressure in their community or family situations. For more information, contact Toothman Ford at (304) 265-3000.
Horshoe Summer Camp is seeking consulors for the Adventure camp for 7-12 year olds, u will get a living allowance and an AmeriCorps Education award, meals and lodging! For more info call 304 478-2481 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Uphsur Arts Alliance presents The Rock N' Run May 31st at Jawbone Park at 9:30 am. Registration opens at 7 am, early bird registration is $15 until May 1st. Pre registration is $20 until May 25th. Race day registration is also $25. For more information, call Marie at 304-997-5110.
There will be a spaghetti dinner benefit for Justin Jenkins May 3rd from 11 am until 6 pm at the old Summit Park Grade School cafeteria. The dinner will be $10 a plate, eat-in or carry-out. Justin is a 16-year-old young man with sizable hospital bills incurred after multiple surgeries. His family are unable to provide the necessary equipment he will need. If you have any questions, contact Steve Thompson after 5 pm at (304) 669-2902 or email@example.com.
Don't miss the Car Show and Carnival at the Mountain Cap Child Development Center on Route 20 in Buckhannon. Registration is from 10 am until noon and is $10. the trophies will be awarded at 2 pm. Games, food, door prizes, and more. For more information, call Jean at (304) 472-3391.
The conductor of the Buckhannon Chamber Orchestra, Patience Brock, has announced the program for the group's annual spring concert at Wesley Chapel on the campus of West Virginia Weslyan College at 3 pm on Sunday, May 4th. For more information, call 304-472-2773.
The Lewis County Senio Center will be taking a trip to Alaska, May 13-25th 2014, a land to sea trip, it inculdes transportation from Weston to Pittsburgh there will bea a 7 night princess cruise included, it will be 13 days 22 meals, all fo r only $4,399.00 DOUBLE OCCUPANCY, call Cindy Riley for more info at 304-269-5738!
There will be an Alzheimer's Workshop for Caregivers on Friday, May 16th from 8:30 until 4 pm at the Steptoe & Johnson Offices, 400 White Oaks Blvd., Bridgeport, WV. For more information or to register for the event, call 800-272-3900.
Don't miss the Weston dance team "Unashamed" and their R.I.P. (Rise Into Perfection) event from 6-10 pm on Friday, May 16th on the grounds of the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum. This program is designed for young people of all ages in an attempt to keep them (or rescue them, should that be the case) from the terrible issues that plague today's youth - drugs, alcohol, self-mutilation, bullying, low self-esteem. There will be food, a DJ, excellent speakers, performances by "Unashamed", games, prizes...EVERYTHING AT NO COST TO THE YOUNG PEOPLE. For more information, contact Brenda Lewis at (814) 327-5218.
There will be a benefit chili cook-off and community event at the Elkins City Park on May 24th starting at 11am. All the proceeds will go towards Asha Inc and its programs for West Virginians affected by paralysis. For more information, check out the Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/AshaIncFounder.
Don't miss the Yard Sale on Saturday, May 31st from 9am until 3pm at the Cornerstone Community Church, Rt. 7 in Kingwood across from Scott Shaffer Ford. Nice items for a great price. Plus, they'll be serviing breakfast and lunch. Shop early for the best selection.