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WESTON SANTA Claus house open from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Picture and bag of candy. For more information: Dave Lester, 269-7690.

FLEMINGTON CHRISTMAS Parade at 6 p.m. Community sing, holiday program follows at Municipal Building

SPECIAL ANTERLESS deer hunt for physically challenged hunters at Snowshoe Resort. For application: Randall Chapman, 9-F Woodlyn Acres, Jane Lew, WV 26378.

GOSPEL SING and worship service at 7 p.m. each day at Calvary Apostolic Church, 205 Stout St., Stonewood, with Pastor Tommy Ramsey and the Ramsey singers from Dublin, Va.

FRIENDS OF the Library booksale at Louis Bennett Public Library, Weston. Times: Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

SAGEBRUSH ROUND-Up Bunner Ridge, near Fairmont. Shows: 7-11 p.m. Cost: $2 per adult with children under 12 free. For more information: 292-5854 or 363-4864.

VICTORY BAPTIST Church quarterly meeting at 7 p.m. at the church. For more information: 782-1588.

VIGIL -- Mothers Against Drunk Driving annual candlelight vigil at 7 p.m. at West Milford Community Center.

SPAGHETTI DINNER from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Reynoldsville Volunteer Fire Department. Cost: Adults, $5, children, $3. Benefits Reynoldsville New Hope Christian Church. Sponsor: RVFD.

ROOSEVELT-WILSON High School class of 1939 Christmas party at 2 p.m. at Velma D. Brinkley's, 110 Maryland Ave., Nutter Fort. For more information: 622-8664 or 622-5491.

DELTA KAPPA Gamma holiday music and scholarship project at the Waldomore. Executive board and orientation of new members, 9:30 a.m. Meeting and Initiation, 10 a.m.

DRESS REHEARSAL for Faith Christian Fellowship's "A Time for Christmas" dramatic musical from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the church. For more information: 623-1038.

2000 HOLLY Ball from 9 p.m.-1 a.m. at General Nathan Goff Armory. Performers: Huntington band "Skyview." For more information: Denise Propst, 622-2541 or 622-2658.

PEACE RALLY 6:30 p.m. at Fairmont State College. Guest performers: Karl and Jeanne Anthony.

PERFORMING AT Meadowbrook Mall: Michelle Kish School of Dance, noon, Doddridge Middle School, 1:30 p.m., Emmanuel Baptist Church and Grace Baptist Church, 3 p.m.

TOUR -- Marion County Historical Society Museum sponsors Historic Homes and Church Tour from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Brochures $10 in advance at the museum or $12 on tour day.

LIONS CLUB of Clarksburg rings bells for Salvation Army at various locations throughout city.

BREAKFAST with Santa at 9 a.m. at Garfield's Restaurant. Cost: Buffet, $3.50. For reservations: 842-8556.

FRIENDS of the Library Christmas open house from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at Louis Bennett Public Library, Weston. Visit with Santa, noon-2 p.m. Refreshments.

Today and Dec.16

CHILD CARE while you shop from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at New Life Christian Center. Lunch, snack provided. Cost: $2 an hour per child ages 10 and under. Proceeds go to youth group.

Through Dec. 10

ANNUAL CHRISTMAS at Prickett's Fort State Park, Fairmont. Crafts, books and period merchandise. For more information: 363-3030 or 1-800-CALL-WVA.

"SPIRIT OF CHRISTMAS" in the Mountains at Fort New Salem. Times: 1-6:30 p.m. For more information: 782-5245.

CHRISTMAS CANTATA 7:30 p.m. daily at Emmanuel United Methodist Church, West Union.

DRIVE THRU Christmas Story, live nativity, from 6-8 p.m. at Middleville Baptist Church, east of Bridgeport on Middleville Road.

CHANTICLEER CHILDREN'S Chorus Holiday Concert at Robert C. Byrd High School Theatre. Times: Saturday, 7 p.m., Sunday, 2 p.m. For ticket reservations or more information: West Virginia Choral Arts Foundation, 624-7282. Tickets available at door prior to performance.

Sunday, Dec. 10

RESERVATIONS DUE for Men's Night at GFWC Woman's Club, Bridgeport. Social, 6 p.m., dinner, 6:30 p.m. Entertainment: Bridgeport High School Jazz Band. Reservations.

COME HOME for Christmas, second Sunday of Advent at Duff Street United Methodist Church, Stealey. Breakfast, 8 a.m., Sunday school, 9 a.m., combined worship service, 10:15 a.m. Reception follows. For more information: 624-7951.

YOUNG DISCIPLES in concert, free, at Church of the Nazarene, Stonewood, 6 p.m. For more information, call 622-4647.

YWCA CHRISTMAS Tea from 12:30-3 p.m. Cost: $5 per person. Entertainment: Sisters of Sunshine.

CHRISTMAS CANTATA "Joy In This Place" at 7:30 p.m. at Broad Run Baptist Church sanctuary, Jane Lew.

TRADITIONAL CHRISTMAS dinner with trimmings from 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. at Haymond Community Center, north of Grafton. Cost: $7. Carry outs available.

FOOD DRIVE -- West Milford Fire Department, West Milford Lions Club and Santa Claus collect non-perishable food items beginning at noon for Lions Club food baskets. For more information: WMFD, 745-3355.

CHRISTMAS PARTY at 1 p.m. for children and grandchildren ages birth-11 of the Knights of Columbus Council. Food, entertainment, visit from Santa. For more information: Joe Tiano, 622-0248.

PLAY -- "The Plane Truth About Christmas" 7 p.m. at Simpson Creek Baptist Church sanctuary. Presented by Gospel Gang.

CHRISTMAS PROGRAM from 5-7 p.m. at Vincent Memorial Church, Nutter Fort. Free meal, 5 p.m. Decorations made for trees. Musical and play by children of the church.

OPEN HOUSE from 2-4 p.m. for Queen Esther Chapter No. 11, Order of the Eastern Star at Masonic Temple. Eastern Star Chorus performs. For more information: 842-3062.

Monday, Dec. 11

CFIDS/FM Support Group meets at 6:30 p.m. at Clarksburg-Harrison Public Library, Waldomore.

CLARKSBURG COLUMBIAN Club Christmas party at Country Kitchen. Social, 6-7 p.m., dinner, 7 p.m.

WORKSHOPS -- West Virginia Small Business Development Center offers two workshops at City National Bank, Community Room, 3601 MacCorkle Ave., Charleston. Start-up workshop, 10 a.m.-noon; Financing workshop, 1:30-3:30 p.m.

SUMMIT PARK Public Service District board meeting at 4 p.m. at the District office, Summit Park.

VETERANS OF Foreign Wars Argonne Post No. 573, Clarksburg, meet at 8 p.m. at post home. For more information: 622-3691.

NATIONAL SOCIETY Daughters of the American Revolution Christmas luncheon at 12:30 p.m. at Senior Citizen Center. Monetary gift for Indian school accepted. For more information: 624-4357.

WOMEN OF the Moose, Clarksburg Chapter 409, Christmas dinner and meeting at Loyal Order of Moose No. 52 Lodge, 150 West Main St. Dinner, 6 p.m., bi-monthly meeting, 7:30 p.m. Bring covered dish and $10 gift.

SANTA CLAUS at Harrison County Courthouse. Hours: 3-6 p.m. Sponsor: Greater Clarksburg Associates.

BLOOD DRIVE from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Louis A. Johnson Veterans Administration Medical Center, Clarksburg. Donors receive T-shirt.

WEST MILFORD Lions Club annual family Christmas party at 6:30 p.m. at the Community Center. Covered dish dinner. Guest: Santa Claus. For more information: 745-3150.

CLARKSBURG COUNCIL No. 872, Knights of Columbus meet at 7:30 p.m. at Robert Petitto KOC Hall, Clarksburg. For more information: 622-0248.

Tuesday, Dec. 12

NUTTER FORT Council meeting at 7:30 p.m. in Council Chambers.

REGISTRATION DUE for free workshop on Payroll Taxes from 1-4 p.m. on Dec. 14 at Charleston Enterprise Center, BIDCO, 1116 Smith St., Charleston. To register call: 558-2960.

GLEN ELK Village Development Association meet at 9 a.m. at Glen Elk Gardens portion of Philip's Restaurant.

MEETING of Sperry-Davis Post No. 9151 Veterans of Foreign Wars and Ladies Auxiliary, Salem. Women, 7 p.m., men, 8 p.m. For more information: 782-2225.

WILSONBURG LIONS Club Christmas party at 6:30 p.m. at Wilsonburg School. Covered dish. For more information: 623-0305.

HARRISON COUNTY Democrat Women meet for dinner at 6:30 p.m. at Jim Reids Restaurant. For reservations: 623-1024.

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION of Retired Federal Employees annual Christmas covered dish buffet from 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. at Eat'N Park, Bridgeport. For more information: 624-5238.

HARRISON COUNTY Association of Retired School Employees Christmas luncheon at noon at Masonic Temple. Reservations required. For more information: 622-2320.

WOMEN'S CHRISTIAN Temperance Union meeting at 1 p.m. at First United Methodist Church.

ANMOORE UNITED Methodist Women meet at 6 p.m. at Twin Oaks Restaurant.

NATIONAL MULTIPLE Sclerosis Society first quarterly teleconference, in your home, addressing Childhood MS at 6:30 p.m. Speaker: Dr. Stuart Cook. To participate: Patti Fierbaugh, 1-800-628-5645.

FREE WORKSHOP -- Parent Empowerment Project Workshop from 6:30-8 p.m. at United Summit Center, Clarksburg. Christmas party for children. For more information and to register for party: Pam, 623-5661.

FOODHANDLERS class at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, Main Street, Clarksburg.

HARRISON COUNTY Genealogical Society annual Christmas dinner at 6 p.m. at Cottage Corner II Restaurant, Salem.

Wednesday, Dec. 13

HARRISON COUNTY Solid Waste Authority board meeting at 5:30 p.m. at Waldomore.

CHRISTMAS CONCERT at 7 p.m. by South Harrison High School and Middle School choirs at SHHS Theatre. Cost: Adults, $3, students, $2.

VETERANS OF Foreign Wars Meuse Argonne Post No. 573, Clarksburg, hold bingo at 6 p.m. at post home. All proceeds go to community activities and youth programs. For more information: 622-3591.

Through Dec. 14

INFORMATION SESSION at 6 p.m. on External Diploma Program at Morgantown Adult Learning Center. For more information: 291-9226.

PRE-SCHOOL story hour for ages 3 and up at Clarksburg-Harrison Public Library. Time: 10:30-11:30 a.m. Wednesday or Thursday. To pre-register or for more information: Mary Loomis, children's librarian, 627-2236.

Thursday, Dec. 14

MEN'S NIGHT at GFWC Woman's Club, Bridgeport. Social, 6 p.m., dinner, 6:30 p.m. Entertainment: Bridgeport High School Jazz Band. Reservations.

FREE WORKSHOP on Payroll Taxes from 1-4 p.m. at Charleston Enterprise Center, BIDCO, 1116 Smith St., Charleston. Pre-registration required. For more information: 558-2960.

FRATERNAL ORDER of Eagles meet at 8 p.m. at aerie home, 124 West Pike St., Clarksburg.

COORDINATING COUNCIL for Independent Living open house from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at 209 West Main St., Clarksburg.

CHAPTER PROFESSIONAL Development meeting at Westchester Village, Fairmont. Topic: Surviving the Workplace...and Beyond. Social, 6 p.m., dinner, 6:30 p.m., program, 7 p.m. For reservations: John Parker, 449-8144 or

JOHNSON ELEMENTARY School PTA meet at 7 p.m. at Bridgeport High School auditorium. Fifth grade choir performs. For more information: Kelly Lodzinski, 842-2752.

QUEEN ESTHER Chapter No. 11, Order of the Eastern Star meet at 7:30 p.m. at the Masonic Temple. Sample Night. For more information: 842-3062.

CHRISTMAS LUNCHEON at noon at Harrison County Senior Citizens Center. Tickets: $3.50 in advance. For more information: Doris Kidd, 623-6795.

ANNUAL SONS of Italy Christmas party at 6:30 p.m. at Philip's Restaurant.

WEST MILFORD Elementary School performs at 10:30 a.m. at Meadowbrook Mall.

Friday, Dec. 15

OPEN HOUSE from 1-3 p.m. of new office complex of Clarksburg Housing Authority, 433 Baltimore Ave., Clarksburg.

CHRISTMAS IN the 60s by the performing arts division at Robert C. Byrd High School at 7 p.m. Cost: $2.

LIONS CLUB of Clarksburg annual pizza and bingo party at 6:30 p.m. for patients at Louis A. Johnson Veterans Medical Center, Clarksburg.

OMEGA SHRINE No. 15, Order of the White Shrine of Jerusalem meet at 7:30 p.m. at Masonic Temple. Bring covered dish for Sample Night and non-perishable food item. For more information: 842-3062.

SANTA CLAUS at Harrison County Courthouse. Hours: 3-6 p.m. Sponsor: Greater Clarksburg Associates.

PERFORMING AT Meadowbrook Mall are Lumberport Strings, 10 a.m., Lumberport Middle School, 1 p.m., Lincoln High School Jazz Ensemble, 5 p.m.

PRAYER BREAKFAST at 9 a.m. at YWCA, 305 Washington Ave., canceled.

LIONS CLUB of Clarksburg regular meeting at noon at Minards. Musical Christmas program by Lion Charles Freeman.

Dec. 15 through 17

"A TIME For Christmas," a dramatic musical 7 p.m. each day at Faith Christian Fellowship Church, Route 20 south of Clarksburg. Refreshments. Free admission. Offering accepted. Bring non-perishable items for Food Pantry. For more information call 622-1038.

Saturday, Dec. 16

CHRISTMAS PLAY "The Plane Truth" at 7 p.m. at United Methodist Temple, Clarksburg. For more information, 622-4172.

BELINGTON BRASS plays from 3:30-5:30 p.m. at Adaland Mansion, Philippi. Cost: $5. For more information: 457-2415 or 457-1587.

DINNER THEATER at 6 p.m. at Lost Creek United Methodist Church. Smorgasbord. Cost: Adults, $8, children, $4. Entertainment. For more information: 745-3536.

VICTORY BAPTIST Church youth members food drive and Christmas caroling begins at 5 p.m. throughout neighborhood. For more information: 782-1588.

CHILDREN'S CHRISTMAS party at 11 a.m. for Sperry-Davis Post No. 9151 Veterans of Foreign Wars and Ladies Auxiliary, Salem. For more information: 782-2225.

UPSHUR COUNTY Baton Corp. performs at noon at Meadowbrook Mall.

HAM/BEAN dinner from 4-7 p.m. at Stealey United Methodist Church, 512 Milford St. Cost: Adults, $5, children, $3. For advance tickets, take outs, 622-0211.

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