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OHIO VALLEY MINUTE

WEEK OF 5-16-22

 

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     The Village of Wintersville presents “Wednesdays in Wintersville” the first Wednesday of every month along Main Street.  The street festival runs from 4:30-8:30 thru August and from 4:30-7:30 in September and October.  Enjoy food, venders, music and family fun. (740) 275-4380.

 

     Win great prizes with the City of Weirton’s Scavenger Hunts.  For a list of events and information visit Facebook @ Weirton Scavenge.

 

     The Colliers Volunteer Fire Department hosts a fish fry every Friday from 3-7 p.m.

 

(This Week)

 

     Edison Local Schools will unveil its new field house and sports complex Wednesday, with a ribbon cutting and open house at the field house beginning at 6 p.m. (May 18)

 

     The Brilliant American Legion will host an open house Friday from noon-4.  Enjoy food and see what the American Legion has to offer. (May 20)

 

     The Weir High School Drama Club presents “Slapdash! 6ish,” the club’s sixth-annual improve show, Friday at the high school.  Doors open at 6:30 p.m. with the show at 7. (May 20)

 

     St. Thomas Episcopal Church in Weirton will host a flea market Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. (304) 723-4120. (May 20 & 21)

 

     The 2nd-Annual Golf Scramble, to benefit “A Special Wish Foundation,” is Saturday at Fairway River Links Golf Course in Rayland.  Registration begins at 6:30 a.m., shotgun start at 7. (740) 449-2063. (May 21)

 

     Tiltonsville United Methodist Church will host a thrift sale Saturday from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. (May 21)

 

     The 2nd-Annual Rocco Mallicone Memorial Motorcycle Run, benefiting St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, is Saturday beginning and ending at Mustang Sally’s in Follansbee.  Registration begins at 11 a.m. with bikes out at 1.  Enjoy food, music and prizes after the run. (304) 914-6800. (May 21)

 

     A car, bike & truck show, to benefit the Harrison County Humane Society, is Saturday at Tractor Supply in Cadiz.  Registration is from 11 a.m.-noon, the show starts at noon with awards at 3. (May 21)

 

     A spaghetti dinner, to benefit breast cancer patient Stacie Ruckman, is Saturday from noon-5 p.m. at Undo’s West in St. Clairsville.  Enjoy a spaghetti with meatballs dinner and great prizes. (910) 548-3279. (May 21)

 

     Steubenville High School’s Select Orchestra will be in concert Saturday at 6 p.m. at Beatty Park in Steubenville. (May 21)

 

    The Wellsburg Elks will host a wine tasting event Saturday from 6-9 p.m. (May 21)

 

(Next Week)

 

     The Weir High School Future Business Leaders of America will hold a fundraiser at the Weirton McDonald’s Monday, May 23 from 4-7 p.m.  A portion of the sales will help fund students attending the national competition in Chicago.

 

     The United Way of the Upper Ohio Valley will hold a golf scramble Friday, May 27 at Belmont Hills Country Club.  Register online.  www.unitedwayuov.org/give/united-way-belmont-county-golf-scramble/

 

     Brooke Hills Playhouse presents the comedy “Nana Does Vegas” Friday, May 27 and Saturday, May 28 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, May 29 at 2 p.m.

 

     The 2nd-Annual Spring Old Construction & Mining Equipment Show is Saturday, May 28 from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sunday, May 29 from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Harrison Coal & Reclamation Historical Park grounds in New Athens, Ohio. (740) 312-5385.

 

     The Piney Fork American Legion will hold its Memorial Day Service Sunday, May 29 at noon.

 

     Mingo Sportsman’s Club will host a pork chop fry Sunday, May 29 from 3-6 p.m. (740) 733-7812.

 

(Down The Road)

 

     Brooke Hills Playhouse presents the comedy “Nana Does Vegas” Friday, June 3 and Saturday, June 4 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, June 5 at 2 p.m.

 

     Olde St. John’s Episcopal Church in Colliers will host an indoor yard sale Saturday, June 4 from 8 a.m.-2 p.m.

 

     The Jim Kovalo Memorial Car Show is Saturday, June 4 from 4-8 p.m. at the O.R. & W. Fire Station in Shadyside.  (740) 312-2672.

 

     The Weirton Police and Fire Departments will hold a fundraising event Saturday, June 4 at the Serbian Picnic Grounds in Weirton.  Gates open at 4:30 p.m., the event starts at 5.  Enjoy food & beverages, live music and prizes.

 

     The Millsop Community Center in Weirton will host a “Better Informed, Better Health, Better Living” health fair Saturday, June 11 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m.  BJbryant2015@gmail.com

 

      The 8th-Annual Baby Bison Days Charity Pow Wow is Saturday, June 18 and Sunday, June 19 at Boss Bison Ranch in Cadiz.  Gates open both days at 10 a.m.

 

     The City of Weirton will host its Independence Day Parade Saturday, July 2 beginning at 10 a.m. along Main Street.

 

     The Annapolis Mini Flea Market is Saturday, July 9 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. pm Annapolis Road. (740) 512-3278.

 

     The Brooke County Animal Welfare League will hold a low-cost spay & neuter clinic Saturday, July 9 and Sunday, July 10 at the Steubenville American Legion Post 33.  Appointments are required. (304) 374-4443.

 

     Harrison Central High School Marching Band presents a Bikers For Band motorcycle run Saturday, July 16.  Registration, at the Stephenson Center in Cadiz, is from 8:30-11:30 a.m., bikes out at noon. (740) 238-8623.

 

     The Jackie Vacheresse (Vash’-uh-ress) Memorial Motorcycle Run is Saturday, July 16.  Registration, at the Weirton Senior Center is from 11 a.m.-noon.  Bikes return to the senior center at 4:30 for live entertainment, featuring “The Dubious Brothers,” food, drinks, auction items and prizes. (304) 639-7309.

 

     The Harrison County Cancer Crusaders will hold a Car Cruise-In Saturday, August 6 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at Sally Buffalo Park in Cadiz. (740) 381-9216.

 

     The Arc of Ohio presents “Everyone’s Got Talent” talent show Saturday, August 6 at the St. Clairsville Amphitheater, beginning at noon.

 

     A Bingo Fundraiser, to benefit Follansbee Community Days is Saturday, August 13 at the Follansbee Community House.  Doors open at 4 p.m., bingo starts at 5. (919) 210-7538.

 

     The Annapolis Mini Flea Market is Saturday, September 10 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. on Annapolis Road. (740) 512-3278.

 

     The 19th-Annual Old Construction & Mining Equipment Show is Saturday, September 10 from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sunday, September 11 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Harrison Coal & Reclamation Park in New Athens, Ohio.  (740) 312-5385

 

     Scio American Legion will host a craft show Sunday, September 11 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. (740) 946-6293.