Get Out, Get Involved

OHIO VALLEY  WEEK OF  7-04-2020

  • The Brooke County Farmers Market is every Wednesday from 3-6

    p.m. outside the Dollar General in Wellsburg. (304-266-0402)

  • The Weirton Farmers Market is every Monday from 3-6 p.m. in the Goodwill parking lot. (Now-Oct 26)​

  • The Harmonium Project presents “First Friday on Fourth Street” the first Friday of every month through October 2, beginning at 6 p.m.. Enjoy vendors, live music and food. Fourth Street will be limited to 300 people. (Next one is Friday, July 3)

  • Be part of Brooke Hills Playhouse’s “Save the Barn 2” campaign by donating to help the Playhouse pay utility bills and perform maintenance on the apple barn that has been the Playhouse’s home since 1972. Send your contribution to P.O. Box 186 Wellsburg, WV.

    26070 and write “Save the Barn 2” on the memo line. (304) 737-3344.

This Week 

  • The Community Concerts at the Toronto Gazebo continue Wednesday night at 7, featuring “Tammy Spicer” and “Steel Casa.” (740) 317-3947. (July 8)   

  • The Fort Steuben Concert Series at Fort Steuben Park continues Thursday night at 7, featuring “The Steve Wellons Band” and “Bill Toms & Hard Rain.” (740) 283-1787. (July 9)   

  • Fort Steuben Park presents Gospel Music Night Sunday night at 6:30. (740) 283-1787.  (July 12)

 

Next Week

  • The Community Concerts at the Toronto Gazebo continue Wednesday, July 15 at 7 p.m., featuring the “U.S. Kids.” (740) 317-3947.    

  • The Fort Steuben Concert Series at Fort Steuben Park continues Thursday, July 16 at 7 p.m., featuring “Easy Street” and “Hoard & Jones.” (740) 283-1787.

 

Down The Road    

  • The Toronto Community Concerts at the Gazebo features “Bob Morelli as Dean Martin” and Nick Fiasco as Frank Sinatra” Wednesday, July 22 at 7 p.m. (740) 317-3947.    

  • The “Joseph Sisters” and the “Original Fantasy’s will be live at Fort Steuben Park Thursday, July 23 at 7 p.m. (740) 283-1787    

  • The 6th-Annual Rich Smith Memorial Motorcycle Run, benefiting Philip “Flip” Fankhauser, is Saturday, July 25 at Mustang Sally’s in Follansbee.  Registration begins at 11 a.m., bikes out at 1.    

  • The Community Concerts at the Toronto Gazebo continue with the “Ron Retzer Trio” Wednesday, July 29 at 7 p.m. (740) 317-3947.2

  • The Fort Steuben Concert Series at Fort Steuben Park continues Thursday, July 30 at 7 p.m., featuring “The Stereos” and “Shades of Blue.” (740) 283-1787.    

  • The Drew Palmer Memorial Craft & Vendor Show is Saturday, August 1 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. in Wallace Lodge at Sally Buffalo Park.  (740) 582-9756.    

  • The 10th-Annual Tony Ruszkowski/Never Alone Golf Event is Sunday, August 2 at Mountaineer’s Woodview Golf Course.  Registration & breakfast begins at 7:30 a.m., shotgun start at 9.  $70 per player in advance, $75 at the tournament. (304) 914-6932.    

  • The Community Concerts at the Toronto Gazebo continue Wednesday, August 5 at 7 p.m., featuring the “Honky Tonk Sweethearts” and “Chelsea Matta Householder.” (740) 317-3947.    

  • The Toronto Community Concert at the Gazebo features “The 40+Band” Wednesday, August 12 at 7 p.m. (740) 317-3947.    

  • The 3rd-Annual Josh Merriman Foundation Golf Outing is Saturday, August 15 at Steubenville Country Club.  Registration begins at 11:30 a.m. and tee time at 1 p.m. (740) 632-3673.    

  • A spaghetti dinner, in memory of Kevin Sczruba, (Shrew-bah) will be held Saturday, August 15 from 2-6 p.m. at Colonial Baptist Church in Wintersville.  Enjoy food, auction items and prizes.  Proceeds benefit the Sczruba family. (614) 477-1344.    

  • The Toronto Community Concert at the Gazebo features “Steve Dorsey as Roy Orbison” and “Kurt Nova as Elvis Presley” Wednesday, August 19 at 7 p.m. (740) 317-3947.    

  • The Toronto Community Concert at the Gazebo presents “Jimmy Lee Hook,” featuring music from “Elton John” and “Billy Joel,” Wednesday, August 26 at 7 p.m. (740) 317-3947.   

  • The Hancock County Special Olympics will hold a fundraising quarter auction Saturday, September 5 at Get Together Picnic Grounds in Weirton.  Doors open at noon, auction begins at 1 p.m. 3

  • The Hancock County Special Olympics will hold a charity golf tournament Saturday, September 12 at Williams Golf & Country Club. Shotgun start at 1 p.m. (304) 919-1421.   

  • The Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce annual Golf Classic is Tuesday, September 22 at Steubenville Country Club.  Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.  To golf or volunteer call the chamber (740) 282-6226.    

  • St. Paul School in Weirton will hold its “The Sky is the Limit” Gala Friday, October 2 at Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack & Resort beginning at 5 p.m. (304) 374-6171.    

  • The 26th-Annual Harrison Coal & Reclamation Historical Park Dinner-Auction is Saturday, October 24 at the Hopedale Volunteer Fire Department Social Hall.  Doors open at 4:30 p.m., dinner at 5:30 and the auction begins around 7:30. (740) 391-4135. Email INFO@HCRHP.ORG

Things to do IN our Community

Veterans Support Group

(740) 632-8148

The Veterans Experiencing Trauma Support Group meets every

Thursday from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Crossroads Educational Center in

Wintersville.

Summer Reading Challenge

(740) 282-9782

The Public Library of Steubenville and Jefferson County’s Summer Reading Challenge, Imagine Your Story, is June 22-July 18 for children, teens and adults. Call the library to register.

The American Cancer Society

(216) 535-0453

The American Cancer Society is looking for volunteer drivers for the Road To Recovery Program, which provides cancer patients with free rides to treatment.   

The Serbian Men's Club

(304) 748-9866

The Serbian Men’s Club Chicken Blast is every Wednesday at the Serbian Picnic Grounds in Weirton. Order your chicken Wednesday morning between 6-8:30 by calling (304) 748-9866. Chickens are $8. (Now-Aug 26)

Military Families

(216) 212-1782

Are you a military family with a spouse on deployment away from home?  Project EverGreen supports military families with free lawn, landscape and snow removal services.  www.projectevergreen.org 

Urban Mission

(740) 282-8010

 In the past month, the Urban Mission has taken on 100 new families and NEEDS VOLUNTEERS.  If you would like to help pack food bags please call (740) 282-8010.

The Olive Branch

(740) 832-1169

Volunteers needed! The Olive Branch in Cadiz hosts a free community dinner every

Tuesday from 4-7 p.m. Visit the Olive Branch on Facebook for more

information

Save the Barn 2

(304) 737-3344

Be part of Brooke Hills Playhouse’s “Save the Barn 2” campaignby donating to help the Playhouse pay utility bills and perform maintenance on the apple barn that has been the Playhouse’s home since 1972. Send your contribution to P.O. Box 186 Wellsburg, WV. 26070 and write “Save the Barn 2” on the memo line.

The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive Friday from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Cabela’s in Triadelphia. (1-800-RED CROSS) (1-800-733-2767) (June 19)

Vance Memorial Presbyterian Church in Wheeling will host an American Red Cross blood drive Monday, June 22 from noon-5:30.

(1-800-RED CROSS) (1-800-733-2767)

 

The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive Monday, June 22 from 12:30 p.m.-6 at Residence Inn in St. Clairsville. (1-800-RED

CROSS) (1-800-733-2767)

 

Everyday Church in Chester will host an American Red Cross Blood Drive Tuesday, June 23 from 11 a.m.-4:30 p.m. (1-800-RED

CROSS) (1-800-733-2767)

 

The American Red Cross will have a blood drive Wednesday, June 24 from 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at Crossroads Christian Church in  Wintersville. (1-800-RED CROSS) (1-800-733-2767)

 

St. Vincent’s Marist Centre in Wheeling will host an American Red Cross blood drive Thursday, June 25 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. (1-800-

RED CROSS) (1-800-733-2767)

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