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ANMOORE FIRE Department hot dog sale 11 a.m.-6 p.m. daily. Limited delivery, advance orders. Call: 622-5649.

REGISTRATION DUE for Feng Shui classes for 1:30-3:30 p.m. March 10, 17, 24, 31. Instructor: Feng Shui/Karate/0 Master David Nutter. Call: Gaia Center for Healing Arts & Studies, (304) 599-0202.

PHOTO EXHIBIT by Steven Wayne Rotsch, Clarksburg-Harrison Pubic Library, second-floor gallery. Reception: 2-4 p.m. Feb. 10. Call: Diane Davis, 627-2236.

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION of University Women meet for lunch 12:30 p.m., Eat 'N Park restaurant, Bridgeport Hill. Program: "Money Makes Money." Call: Geraldine Hawkinberry, 782-1575.

SOUP BEAN and ham dinner 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Lumberport Lions Club. Cost: $4 adults, $2.50 children.

SAGEBRUSH ROUND-UP, Bunner Ridge near Fairmont. Open stage, 6 p.m., shows, 7-11 p.m. Cost: Adults, $2, under 12, free.

YOUTH DANCE 6:30-9 p.m., Christ Church United Methodist, 1539 West Pike St., Adamston. Ages: Fifth-ninth. Cost: $4, snacks, drinks included. Call: Sherry Rawlings, 622-9784.

MARDI GRAS Celebration for kids 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Meadowbrook Mall. Ages: 12 and under. Call: 842-5441.

BOY SCOUTS Pinewood Derby at Meadowbrook Mall. Race, 10 a.m.; finals, noon. Call: 842-5441.

VICTORY HIGH School Class of 1964 breakfast meeting 9:30 a.m., Johnny B's restaurant, Clarksburg. Call: Sam Annie, 623-1100.

SPAGHETTI DINNER noon-7 p.m., Eldora United Methodist Church, Middletown Community Center, West Virginia Route 73, next to Hauge's Garden Center. Tickets: Adults $5, under 12 $3. Call: Shirley Prahl, 363-7407, 592-2673.

BEANS AND CORNBREAD dinner 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Sardis Community Center. Cost: $5 adults, $3 children. Call: Bill or Sue Hurst, 783-4303.

CLASSES BEGIN on "Becoming a King's Daughter," 9-10 a.m., Bethel Temple Church, Johnson and Oakdale avenues, Bridgeport. Ages: 13-19. Call: 842-4852.

VACATION BIBLE School workshop 10 a.m, Benedum Civic Center, 164 West Main St., Bridgeport. Sponsor: Tolley's Bible Bookstore, 622-5565.

Today and March 3

GUN SHOW, Woody Williams Armory, Mary Lou Retton Drive, Fairmont. Call: Laurie Johnston, 367-4706, e-mail:

10TH ANNUAL Bunnyland Craft Show 10 a.m.-5 p.m. March 2, noon-5 p.m. March 3, Robert C. Byrd High School. Free admission and parking, over 100 craft tables, handicapped accessible. Proceeds benefit RCB school fund, band, and baseball. Call: Lana Robey, 622-7994.

NORTH VIEW United Methodist Women Easter Egg sale 10 a.m.-5 p.m. March 2, noon-5 p.m. March 3, Robert C. Byrd High School, Clarksburg.

Today and April 6

QUILTING CLASSES begin, West Virginia Mountain Products Craft Cooperative. Six classes, $35. Advance, 10 a.m.-noon, beginners, 1-3 p.m. Call: 622-3304, 884-7920.

Sunday, March 3

STOCKING DAY 1 p.m., Hinkle and Deegan lakes by Bridgeport Volunteer Fire Department.

UNITED METHODIST Temple 94th anniversary, corner of Sycamore and Locust avenues, Clarksburg. Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 10:30 a.m.

LIBERTY HIGH School Athletic Boosters meet 7:30 p.m., school cafeteria.

SPAGHETTI DINNER noon-5 p.m., Reynoldsville Fire Department. Cost: Adults, $6, children, $4. Sponsor: The Pantry Store. Proceeds benefit Reynoldsville Fire Department.

DRAMA TEAM from Kentucky Mountain Bible College performs 6 p.m., Clarksburg Church of the Nazarene on Route 58, Stonewood. Theme: "Counting all Things Foolishness for Christ's Sake."

Monday, March 4

LADIES ORIENTAL Shrine of North America regular meeting 7:30 p.m., Masonic Temple Building. Installation practice 6:45 p.m., pictures of officers 7:15 p.m. Dress in teal court dresses. Birthday party follows. Call: 622-2491.

R-W/WI/KM/RCB Alumni and Friends Foundation Board of Directors meeting 5:30 p.m., Erma Byrd Room, Robert C. Byrd High School. Call: Emma Lee Hite, president, 842-2071.

BLOOD DRIVE 1:30-6:30 p.m., Washington District Elementary School cafeteria, Tallmansville Road, Buckhannon.

STONEWOOD COUNCIL meeting 7 p.m., council chambers, 112 Southern Ave.

NUTTER FORT Town Council work session 6 p.m., city hall.

HEPZIBAH PUBLIC Service District Board of Directors meet 5 p.m., Erie PSD office.

GREATER Harrison County Public Service District public meeting for potential customers in Good Hope, Lost Creek, U.S. 19 and Mount Clare areas 6:30 p.m., West Milford Municipal Building.

WYATT UNION Fellowship Church revival services begins. Speaker: Tim Sandy. Music. Call: Pastor Roy Clark, 592-1173.

SPELTER VOLUNTEER Fire Department Auxiliary meeting 7 p.m., Ziesing United Methodist Church.

GARDEN COUNCIL of Harrison County board meeting 10 a.m., Clarksburg-Harrison Public Library.

March 4 and 5

NORTH VIEW United Methodist Women Easter Egg sale 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Harrison County Courthouse.

March 4 and 6

LITERACY WEEK Volunteer information gathering 10 a.m.-noon March 4, Clarksburg-Harrison Public Library, 3:30-5 p.m. March 6, Bridgeport Public Library.

March 4 through 6

HARRISON COUNTY Schools Foreign Language Festival, Meadowbrook Mall, Center Court. Plays, skits, projects. Call: 842-5441.

RUMMAGE SALE at Vincent Memorial Methodist Church, 401 Indiana Ave., Nutter Fort. Times: March 4, 5:30-8:30 p.m., March 5, 9 a.m.-noon, 5:30-8:30 p.m., March 6, 9 a.m.-noon, bag day. Call: Ladonna Emrick, 842-0478; e-mail:

Tuesday, March 5

LUNCHEON meeting of Serra Club of Clarksburg noon, Minard's restaurant, Clarksburg. Speaker: Father Ronald G. Prechtl, pastor of St. Augustine Parish, Grafton. Topic: The Eucharist. Call: 842-8831.

BLOOD DRIVE noon-6 p.m., Lost Creek United Methodist Church, Main Street.

HARRISON COUNTY Board of Education meets in regular session 6 p.m., Kelly-Miller Building auditorium.

PRAYER MEETING 9-10 a.m., Clarksburg Church of God, Liberty Addition. Pastor Chelse Noel. Call: 622-1302.

ORDER OF THE BONNIE Blue Phoebe Warner Chapter monthly meeting 7 p.m., South Branch Valley (Summit) Bank in Franklin. Call: (304) 358-2746, (304) 358-3261.

GREATER Harrison County Public Service District public meeting for potential customers in Arlington, Glen Falls, Gore and Dawmont areas 6:30 p.m., Gore Middle School.

MEETING for Flemington Days Fair and Festival 7 p.m., municipal building in Flemington. Call: Olive Dadisman, 304 265 5549.

WILSONBURG LIONS Club board meeting 7 p.m., Wilsonburg Baptist Church.

ALPHA DELTA KAPPA, Beta Chapter, dinner meeting 6 p.m., Eat 'N Park, Clarksburg. Speaker: Dr. Bruce Edinger, Salem International University.

March 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21

LITERACY VOLUNTEERS of Harrison County free 18-hour tutor training workshop, Stanley Technical Institute, South Linden Avenue, Clarksburg. Register/information: 624-0347.

Wednesday, March 6

SACRED Heart Foundation board of directors quarterly meeting 5:15 p.m., Waldomore. Grant requests considered. Call: Gary Bowden, 623-3311, Dolores Yoke, 624-6326.

BLOOD DRIVE noon-6 p.m., Middletown Mall, Old Wall Store, South Fairmont.

DEMOCRATIC Executive Committee kick-off meeting for May 14 primary election 7 p.m., VFW Post No. 573, Clarksburg, main floor. Complete list of precinct workers needed.

BAKE SALE 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Harrison County Courthouse. Sponsor: Church of Lord Jesus Christ Ladies Auxiliary.

MEETING of Lost Creek Community Festival 7 p.m., Lost Creek Community Building.

ECUMENICAL LENTEN worship service 12:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Clarksburg. Lunch: 11:30 a.m., 1 p.m. Message by the Rev. Jack Weise. Music by FPC Chancel Choir.

LOST CREEK Senior Citizens covered-dish noon luncheon meeting, Lost Creek United Methodist Church. Speaker: Steve Toompas, Village Pharmacy and Town and Country Drug Store.

March 6 through 8

CERTIFIED SAFETY Inspector Course/Examination, Benedum Civic Center, Bridgeport. Sponsor: National Recreation and Park Association. Registration/information: 842-7272.

Thursday, March 7

SPAGHETTI LUNCH and dinner, First United Methodist Church, Pike and Second streets, Clarksburg. Times: Lunch, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.; dinner, 4:30-7:30 p.m. Cost: $6. Take outs, delivery. Call: 624-7282. Proceeds benefit Chanticleer Children's Chorus of West Virginia.

BLOOD DRIVE noon-6 p.m., Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital, outpatient surgery, Weston.

SONS OF UNION Veterans of the Civil War, 7th WV Infantry Camp 7 monthly meeting 7 p.m., South Mill Creek Church of the Brethren, Mozer. Call: Randy Ours (304) 257-4707 (304) 358-3261.

BRIDGEPORT MIDDLE School annual Festival of the Arts 6-7:30 p.m., school. Band, strings and choir performs. Exhibits.

LEWIS COUNTY Senior Center Book Club discusses "The Great Short Works of Mark Twain, Cross Creek" at 12:30 p.m., center. Call: 269-5738.

WVU EXTENSION workshop on "Alternative Income Opportunities on Small Farms" 6:30 p.m., Lewis County Senior Center, Weston. Call: Bruce Loyd, (304) 269-4660.

LITERACY WEEK used book sale 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Meadowbrook Mall.

NUTTER FORT Union Mission Church "Winter Conference" 7 p.m. daily. Speakers, singing.

March 7 through 10

SPORTS CARD Show, Meadowbrook Mall. Sports, collectible cards for viewing and purchase. Call: 842-5441.

March 7, 14, 21, 28

PARISH LENTEN noon lunches with devotional speakers every Thursday during Lent, West Milford United Methodist Church. Call: Pastor Kathern Mullins, 745-3059.

Friday, March 8

BLOOD DRIVE 1-7 p.m., West Virginia University/Summit suites, Gym and Study Room, 211 Grant Ave., Morgantown.

LIONS CLUB of Clarksburg meet noon, Minard's. Speaker: Lion Linda Ott, Lions Multiple District.

March 8 and 9

BARBOUR COUNTY Winter Fair, Barbour County Fairgrounds. Workshop, bake sale, entertainment. For times and information, call fair association.

March 8 through 10

REVIVAL 7 p.m., Abundant Life Church, Arlington Addition, Clarksburg. Speaker: Ron Lee. Singing. Call: 624-7371.

NORWOOD Elementary School "Yankee Doodle" play, at school, Kidd Avenue, Stonewood. Times: 7 p.m. March 8 and 9, 2 p.m. March 10. Cost: $4 adults, $3 students. Tickets: 624-3262.

March 8-10, 15-17

ACT 2 Theatre Co. "Lend Me a Tenor" comedy by Ken Ludwig, Robert C. Byrd High School Theatre. Times: 8 p.m. March 8-9, 15-16; 2 p.m. March 10 and 17. Call: 622-0366;

March 8, 15, 22

LENTEN DINNERS 5-7 p.m., Notre Dame High School cafeteria. Cost: $5 large, $3 small. Proceeds benefit St. Mary's Grade School and Notre Dame High School.

March 8, April 5, May 3

SMORGASBORD DINNER 4-7 p.m., Middletown Community Center, Fairmont. Cost: $7 adults, $3 under 12.

Saturday, March 9

OPENING DAY 6 a.m., Hinkle and Deegan lakes

SPAGHETTI DINNER 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Mount Clare United Methodist Church. Cost: Adults, $6, children, $3. Carry outs. Call: 622-3470 or 745-3262.

DELTA KAPPA Gamma Spring Brunch at Masonic Temple, Clarksburg. Executive Board meets, 11 a.m.; brunch 11:30 a.m. C.E. credit for program on Multiculturalism.

SONS OF AMERICAN Revolution board meeting 10 a.m., Eat 'N Park restaurant, Bridgeport.

SENATOR JENNINGS Randolph Centennial Celebration. Commemoration of Senator's life 10 a.m., Seventh Day Baptist Church, Salem. Reception 2-4 p.m., The Randolph House, Salem. Call: Carol A. Schweiker, 782-5245.

KING JAMES Gang presents dinner/murder mystery play "Who Iced Maggie Bice" 6 p.m., Greenbrier restaurant, Buckhannon Pike, Clarksburg. Cost: $10. Reservations: 624-5518. Information: 783-4324.

PANCAKE and Sausage Day -- Eat a Bite for Sight with Hodgesville Lions Club 6 a.m.-6 p.m., Warren District Community Center, Hodgesville.

Roosevelt-Wilson High School Class of 1965 monthly breakfast 9 a.m., Dave's Restaurant. Call: Connie Poling, 622-5551, Ilene Corathers, 745-5444.

ROYAL PALACE Circus 7 p.m., Nathan Goff Armory, Clarksburg. Free children's tickets available at local businesses. Adult tickets available at door.

FOOT REFLEXOLOGY class 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Gaia Center for Healing Arts and Studies. Information/registration: 599-0202.

March 9 and 10

KANAWHA VALLEY Coin Club annual Coin Show 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Charleston Civic Center. Call: 562-5913.

March 9 and 17

DINNER THEATER 6 p.m., North Bend State Park. March 9: Murder-mystery; March 16: Mick Souter's Touring Musical Theater presents "Ever Sings a River." Cost: $144.95 per couple; $30 per person for dinner and play only. Call: (304) 643-2931.