World Day of Prayer at Cove Presby Church - 3/7
Cove Presbyterian Church in Weirton will celebrate The World Day of Prayer Friday, March 7 beginning at 1 p.m.
Chester Lions Club Book Sale - 3/7 & 3/8
The Chester Lions Club will hold a used book sale Friday, March 7 & Saturday, March 8 from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. at the Chester City Park. (304) 387-0426.
Steub. Kiwanis Club Trivia Comp.- 3/8
The Steubenville Kiwanis Club will hold its 4th-Annual team trivia competition Saturday, March 8 at 7 p.m. in the commons area of Steubenville High School. The cost is $100 per team that can consist of no more than 10 people. (740) 314-9574.
Weir Class of 78 Benefit-Wounded Warrior Proj. 3/8
The Weir High Class of 1978 will hold a Cash Bash Dinner Dance, to benefit the Wounded Warrior Project and The Hand To Family Project, Saturday March 8 at the Undo’s Banquet Room in Weirton. Hors d’oeuvres at 6 p.m., dinner at 7 and dancing starts at 9. Tickets are $50 per guest. (304) 723-1323.
Wintersville K of C Spaghetti Dinner - 3/8
The Wintersville Knights of Columbus will host a spaghetti dinner Saturday from 4:30-7 p.m. Enjoy spaghetti, meatballs, bread, salad, desserts & coffee. $7 for adults and $4 for children age 12 and under. (740) 264-0092. (March 8)
3-D Archery Shoot - Toronto Sportmans Club - 3/9
Toronto Sportsman’s Club will host a 3-D archery shoot Sunday from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. (740) 537-1615. (March 9)
Brooke H.S. Dance Team Fashion Show - 3/9
The Brooke High School Dance Team will hold a “Desserts & Dresses Prom Fashion Show” Sunday at the Serbian-American Cultural Center. Doors open at 2 p.m. Tickets are $15 and available at the door. (304) 794-6440. (March 9)
Jewett VFD Lasagna Dinner - 3/9
The Jewett Volunteer Fire Department will host a lasagna dinner Sunday, March 9 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Menu includes lasagna, salad, bread, dessert & beverage. $8 for adults and $4 for children
Stratton Seacats Swim-A-Thon - 3/9
The Stratton Seacats Swim Team will hold their annual Swim-A-Thon Relay for Life Sunday, March 9 from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Stratton indoor pool. (740) 317-9837.
Christ Episcopal Church Roast Beef Lunch - 3/13
Christ Episcopal Church in Wellsburg will hold a roast beef sandwich lunch sale Thursday, March 13 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Cost is $6.40 for the lunch, which includes sandwich, chips, beverage & cake. (304) 737-3432.
Jeff. Co. St. Paddy''s Fundraiser - 3/14
The Jefferson County Humane Society will hold a St. Paddy’s Weekend Dueling Pianos Party Friday, March 14 at St. Florian Hall. Doors open at 7 p.m. (740) 314-5583.
Paris Presbyterian Church Elvis Show - 3/14
Paris Presbyterian Church presents an “Era of the King” with Elvis tribute artist Robert Dale Friday, March 14 beginning at 7 p.m. (724) 729-3450.
Campbell Dickinson Run/ Walk - 3/15
The 4th-Annual Campbell-Dickinson Run/Bike/Walk will be held Saturday, March 15 in Toronto, OH. For more information visit www.TheGemCity.org.
Weirton Festival of Nations - 3/15
The Weirton Area Museum & Cultural Center presents its 6th-Annual Festival of Nations Saturday, March 15 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Millsop Community Center. Enjoy culture & food from all over the world. www.weirtonmuseum.com.
3-D Archery Shoot - Mingo Sportmans Club - 3/16
Mingo Sportsman’s Club will host a 3-D archery shoot Sunday, March 16 from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. (740) 632-3659.
Benefit Dinner for Trish McGee - 3/16
A spaghetti dinner, to benefit cancer patient Trish McGee, will be held Sunday, March 16 from noon-4 at Manfred’s in Steubenville. $10 includes: spaghetti, salad, roll, dessert & drink. (740) 264-1402.
Benefit for Cameron Kerkuta - 3/16
A spaghetti dinner to benefit 4-year-old Cameron Kerkuta, who has a rare frontal sinus infection that spread to his brain, will be held Sunday, March 16 from 3-7 p.m. at St. Florian Hall in Wintersville. (740) 424-4313.
Let''s Fight Together Cabbage Roll Dinner - 3/16
The Bergholz Volunteer Fire Company will host a cabbage roll dinner to benefit the TJ Anderson Let’s Fight Together Fund Sunday, March 16 from 2-5 p.m.
Abigail''s Angels Fundraiser - 3/22
Starkdale Presbyterian Church in Steubenville will host the Abigail’s Angels annual fundraiser Saturday, March 22 at 7 p.m. Enjoy three-time Dove Award winning vocalist Ginny Owens. The event highlights 9-year-old Abigail Kinney’s fight for sight. Tickets are $10 for adults & $5 for students. (740) 264-5309. www.starkdale.org.
Caring Place Fundraising Dinner - 3/22
A Caring Place Child Advocacy Center presents its 9th-Annual Dinner & Fundraiser Saturday, March 22 at St. Florian Hall. Doors open at 5 p.m. Tickets are $35 per person and include a great buffet style dinner & prizes. Reservations needed by Friday, March 7. (740) 266-3988.
First United Methodist Church Fashion Show - 3/23
First United Methodist Church in Weirton will host a luncheon & fashion show Sunday, March 23. Doors open at 12:30 p.m. Tickets are $10. (304) 748-6680.
4th Street Health Center Comedy Night - 3/27
The Jefferson County Fourth Street Health Center presents and evening of comedy and an Elvis Impersonator Thursday, March 27 at the Mingo Knights of Columbus. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are $30 and include a buffet style dinner and entertainment. (740) 283-7028.
Valley Hospice Dueling Pianos - 3/28
Valley Hospice will host a Springtime in Paris Dueling Pianos event Friday, March 28 at Undo’s West in St. Clairsville. Cocktails at 5:30, dinner at 6:30 and dueling pianos at 8 p.m. $50 per person. (740) 859-5650.
3-on-3 Basketball Tournament - 3/29 & 3/30
The Weirton United Way presents its “Taking It To The Hoop” 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament Saturday, March 29 & Sunday, March 30 at Weir High School. $60 per team, which can include 4 players. Male & female divisions from ages 8 to 65. Register by Thursday, March 20. (304) 748-7123.
Marland Heights Pool Quarter Auction - 3/29
A quarter auction is scheduled for Saturday March 29th, 2014 at the Weirton Millsop Community Center to benefit the Save the Marland Height Pool fund. Doors will open at NOON with the auction beginning at 1:00 p.m. 20 plus vendors will be in attendance offering up great products for you to win for just QUARTERS! There will be food and beverages available for purchase, along with a 50/50 and raffle items. Admission and paddle just $5. You may purchase at the door.
Proceeds benefit the save the Marland Heights Pool fund. Don''t forget your QUARTERS!!!!
Spay/Neuter Clinic for Cats - 3/29 & 3/30
A low-cost spay/neuter clinic, for cats only, will be held Saturday, March 29 & Sunday, March 30 at the Toronto Fire Department. To schedule an appointment call (740) 457-9809 or visit TeeTownSpayNeuter@yahoo.com.
Speaker Series at SHS - 4/3
The Herald-Star & Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce Speaker Series continues Thursday, April 3 at Steubenville High School’s auditorium at 7:30 p.m. Guest speaker is Captain Richard Phillips, the inspiration for the 2013 film Captain Phillips, staring Tom Hanks. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased at the Herald-Star or Chamber office. (740) 282-6266.
Lucas D. Sedgmer Memorial Sportsman''s Feast - 4/5
The Lucas D. Sedgmer Memorial Scholarship Sportsman''s Feast. We have wild game, regular food, dessert, drinks, and door prize off of ticket entry. Live Auction, Silent Auction, Raffles,tip boards during the evening. We award scholarships to local high school graduates, along with one ovac wrestler to continue their education after high school. Held at New Athens Fire Department on Sat. April 5, 2014. Doors open at 3:00 pm and food starts at 4:00pm. It is a fun time to be had by all.
Steub. Shrine Club Pancake Breakfast - 4/5
The Steubenville Shrine Club will hold a pancake breakfast Saturday, April 5 from 7-10 a.m. at Applebee’s in Steubenville. Tickets are $5 and available at the door. (740) 479-7398.
Greater Weir. Senior Center Bingo Bash - 4/6
The Greater Weirton Senior Center will hold a Bingo Cash Bash Sunday, April 6 from 1-5 p.m. $40 donation.
Richmond Volunteer Fire Dpt. Quarter Auction - 4/5
The Richmond Volunteer Fire Department is hosting a quarter auction on Saturday April 5th, 2014 at the fire hall located on State Route 152 in Richmond , Ohio. Doors open at NOON, auction begins at 1:00 p.m. A variety of vendors and crafters will be in attendance offering you great items that you can win for just QUARTERS! The fire department will have food and beverages available for purchase as well as a 50/50 and Chinese Auction. Tickets available at the door for just $5 ( this gains admission and paddle) Extra paddles are just $2 each. All proceeds benefit the Richmond V.F.D. Don''t forget your QUARTERS!!
Franciscan U. Baron Club Dinner - 4/12
Franciscan University’s Baron Club Dinner is Saturday, April 12 inside the newly renovated Finnegan Fieldhouse. Reservations for the dinner are $65. (740) 284-5210.
Locks of Love Cut-A-Thon - 4/12
Heaven Hair Salon will hold a Locks of Love Cut-A-Thon Saturday, April 12 at Pepsi Cola Road House beginning at 11 a.m. (724) 947-7866.
Walk Now For Autisms Speaks - 5/17
Company: Autism Speaks
The following information is a submission for the events calendar
Join us at Warwood Trail-Warwood Elementary on Saturday, May 17th for the ten year celebration of Walk Now For Autism Speaks-Wheeling/Ohio Valley! The walk is our signature fundraiser where participants can walk individually or form teams of family, friends and co-workers. In addition to the non-competitive walk there is a resource fair where companies/organizations will have information about their programs & services to those on the spectrum. We also have refreshments, entertainment, activities and music. Registration and the resource fair starts at 9:00 am and the walk starts at 10:00 am. For more information or to register for the walk call 412-367-4571 or visit www.walknowforautismspeaks.org/wheeling
Income tax assistance offered
The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program is providing tax preparation free of charge. Local sites include: CHANGE Inc., Mary H. Weir Public Library and Tin Mill Employees Federal Credit Union all in Weirton. www.wveitc.com.
Wellsburg Free Community Ice Skate Rink
The City of Wellsburg invites to their free community ice skating rink at the Betty Carr Recreation Site Playground. The rink is open from sunup to 11 p.m. (304) 737-1557.
Weirton Museum Selling Documentary
The Weirton Area Museum & Cultural Center has copies of the documentary, “Re-discovering Hollidays Cove,” available for sale at the museum.
Adopt A Pet
The Carroll, Brooke, Jefferson & Hancock County Animal Shelters have a number of dogs & cats available for adoption. Call or visit the shelters online to more information: http://www.animalshelter.org/
Volunteer For Jeff Co. American Red Cross
The Jefferson County Chapter of the American Red Cross is in need of volunteers. To get involved call (740) 264-7244.