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Fax items for Calendar of Events to (304) 624-4188, e-mail to or mail them to The Exponent Telegram, P.O. Box 2000, Clarksburg, WV 26302. Items will not be taken over the phone. Items should be brief and must include a contact person and phone number. Deadline for submission is noon Monday through Friday, no exceptions. The Exponent Telegram recommends readers confirm events before attending.

March 22 through March 30

ACT 2 Theatre Co. and WKKW FM present, "A Closer Walk With Patsy Cline" starring Terri Frazee, Robert C. Byrd High School Theatre. Call: 622-3066, 624-3357, Web site,

Through March 22

REVIVAL, Century Community Church, Century 1. Different speaker each service. Times: 7 p.m. daily, 2 p.m. Sunday. Guest singer March 22: Ron Shamblin. Call: Pastor Mildred L. Endrizzi, (304) 457-1576.

March 22

HOT DOG, bake sale, Easter candle sale, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Lighthouse Chapel, old Davisson Run Road past United Hospital Center.

WESLEYAN DISTRICT of United Methodist Women Leadership Development training weekend and district executive meeting, 7 p.m. Jackson's Mill.

MINISTRY CONFERENCE, 7 p.m., Salem Church of God. Speaker: John Piggot, associate pastor, Jewel City Church, Shinnston. Performance by Promiseland and Clergymen quartets. Call: Pastor Chris Noel, (304) 669-8770, Pastor Tim Sandy, 584-4355.

NORTH CENTRAL West Virginia Parkinson Patient & Family Support Group first meeting and luncheon, 11:30 a.m., Eat 'N Park Restaurant, Bridgeport. Guest speaker: Dr. Jessica Orrahood, audiologist and owner of Senior Audiology of Bridgeport. Call: Tracey Robertson, 363-1028.

LOST CREEK Lions Club annual pancake and sausage breakfast, 6:30-11:30 a.m., Lost Creek Methodist Church. $5 adults, $3 children under 12. Proceeds benefit sight conservation.

ITALIAN-AMERICAN Lecture series at Clarksburg-Harrison Public Library has been postponed.

SPAGHETTI DINNER, noon-4 p.m., Salem Church of God, 119 State St., Salem. $5 adults, $3 children 12 and under, under 5, free. Call: Scott Blake, (304) 659-3496.

WILD AND WONDERFUL Children's Authors of West Virginia presented by Phyllis Moore of Clarksburg, 2-4 p.m., Bridgeport Public Library. Call: Jacque, 842-8248.

SPAGHETTI and meatball dinner, 11:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Union Baptist church fellowship hall, Simpson. $6 adults, $4 children 6-12, under 6 free. Meatball hoagie sale, $4. Carryouts available. Proceeds benefit Union Baptist Church building fund. Call: Garland or Virginia Lipscomb, (304) 739-4719.

CLARKSBURG MISSION benefit bean dinner, 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Chestnut Street United Methodist Church. $5 adults, $3 children, under 3 free. Proceeds benefit Clarksburg Mission.

VINEYARD WORLD Outreach Ministries Missionettes and Royal Rangers co-sponsor spaghetti dinner fund-raiser, 5-8 p.m., Jane Lew Little League facility. $5 adults, $3 children under 12. Take-out orders available. Call: 269-7624 or 745-3470.

CLARKSBURG Central Little League Elimination Dinner, St. James Gym. Social, 6 p.m., dinner, 7 p.m. Tickets: Karen Staton, 626-3456. Proceeds benefit little league.

LIONS CLUB of Clarksburg Annual Charter Night meeting/celebration, 6 p.m. social hour Flameway Hall of Dominion Resources. Call: Lion Al Cox, 624-3491.

HUMANE SOCIETY of Harrison County fourth annual Hubcaps Oldies Dance and Show "Let the Good Times Roll," 8:30 p.m.-midnight, old Lowes Building, Eastpointe. $20 per person. Tickets: Becky Lear, 842-5867. Proceeds benefit Humane Society of Harrison County.

SCREENING of "Prisoners Among Us" film, Clarksburg-Harrison Public Library. Film director Michael DiLauro introduces film and answers questions. Call: Diane Davis, 627-2236.

JUNIOR ROYALTY PAGEANT, sponsored by West Virginia Strawberry Festival, starting 9 a.m. Call: (304) 472-4256, Carol Swisher at 472-6212 after 4 p.m.

March 22, March 28, April 11, 12, 18, 19

HOMEMADE EASTER egg sale, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Meadowbrook Mall Community booth. Sponsor: North View United Methodist Women. Call: 622-7499, Monday-Friday.

Sunday, March 23

CLARKSBURG EAGLES Aerie 2353 and Auxiliary Anniversary Celebration, 2 p.m., 124 W. Pike St., to recognize and honor charter members and past presidents. Program and dinner to follow.

DODDRIDGE COUNTY FFA Chapter annual ox roast, noon-3 p.m., Doddridge County Park. $7 adults, under 10, $4. Carry outs available. Call: Tracy Stutler, 873-2812.

SONG SERVICE, 7:30 p.m., Broad Run Baptist Church of Jane Lew. Singer: Brittany Palmer of Fairmont. Call: Pastor Jerry LaPere, 884-8101.

PROMISED LAND Quartet performs, 7 p.m., Abundant Life Church, Arlington Addition, Clarksburg.

SCOTTISH FOLK SONGS and Spirituals performed by the Larry Parsons Chorale, 4 p.m., WV Center for Choral Arts, Clarksburg. Tickets: $8 adults, $6 students/senior citizens. 624-7282.

CLARKSBURG Church of God eight-week Sunday School Enlargement Campaign. Title: We Love Our Friends Sunday. Web site,

Monday, March 24

BLOOD DRIVE, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Philip Barbour High School gym. Call: (800) 732-0383.

SIU AUXILIARY meeting, 6:30 p.m., Powell Lounge, Randolph Campus Center. Speaker: Bob Vorel, owner and editor of Blues Review magazine. Reservations: 782-1340, 782-3511.

MILLENNIUM QUILTERS meeting, 6:30 p.m., Maplewood Retirement Community, U.S. 50, Bridgeport. Call: 842-3200, 622-8112.

LOST CREEK Alumni Association reunion, 7 p.m., Lost Creek Community Building, Lost Creek.

WOMEN OF the Moose, Clarksburg Chapter 409 bi-monthly meeting, 7 p.m., Loyal Order of Moose 52 lodge.

HOT DOG SALE, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Salem Church of God fellowship building. Eat in, take out, delivery. Call: 782-3070.

SHINNSTON Council work session, 7 p.m., City Hall.

LIONS CLUB of Clarksburg monthly board of directors meeting, noon, Minard's.

BLOOD DRIVE, 1-7 p.m., Jane Lew Volunteer Fire Department. Call: (800) 732-0383.

CLARKSBURG COUNCIL 872, Knights of Columbus, Founder's Day dinner 6:30 p.m., Robert Petitto KOC Hall, Clarksburg. Members A-L bring vegetable, M-Z dessert. Founder's Day can be time to ask eligible Catholic men to join order. Reservations due by March 17. Call: Sam Veltri, 623-2764, Joe Jurick, 624-6086.

WEST MILFORD LIONS Club bi-monthly meeting and program, 6:30 p.m., West Milford Community Center. Call: 745-3176.

March 24 through 29

SPRING REVIVAL, 7 p.m., Nutter Fort Union Mission Church. Special singing.

March 24 and 31

FRIENDS @ the Clarksburg-Harrison Library book sorting workshop, 5 p.m., Caretakers Cottage. Additional times/sort books: Diane Davis, 624-9449.

BINGO/2 for Nickel, noon-3 p.m., YWCA of Harrison County, Clarksburg. Lunch available. Call: 624-6881.

WEIGHT MANAGEMENT Class/Support Group meeting, 6:30 p.m., YWCA of Harrison County, Clarksburg. Call: Patty Martin, 623-5540.

Tuesday, March 25

MASS AND RECITATION of Rosary, 6:30 p.m., chapel of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish Center in Stonewood. Celebrant: Fr. Casey Mahone, chaplain of the Serra Club of Clarksburg. Call: 623-4984.

WEST FORK LIONS Club meeting, 7 p.m., Holy Family Parish House, Spelter.

REGULAR MEETING of Salem Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9151 Ladies Auxiliary, 7 p.m.

WEST FORK Conservation District Board of Supervisors regular monthly meeting, 9:30 a.m., USDA Service Center, Weston. Call: Dinah Hannah, executive assistant, 627-2160.

WILSONBURG LIONS Club Friendship Night with covered dish dinner, 6:30 p.m., Wilsonburg Baptist Church. Call: Phyllis Brown, 622-4421.

BRIDGEPORT HIGH School Parent-Teacher Conference has been rescheduled to today from 3-4:30 p.m.

STONEWOOD Lions Club regular meeting, 6:30 p.m., Our Lad of Perpetual Help Parish Center, 707 3rd St., Stonewood. Call: Lion Secretary Tim Allen, 624-4005.

PRAYER MEETING, Abundant Life, Arlington Addition, Clarksburg. Time/information: Pastor Bob Wilson, 624-7371.

COUNCIL MEETING, Town of Nutter Fort, 7:30 p.m., Council Chambers.

SUN VALLEY Public Service District special board meeting, 5:30 p.m.

Through March 26

GOOD TIME Cloggers meeting, 6:30 p.m., YWCA of Harrison County. Call: Barbara Fuller, 745-5569.

Wednesday, March 26

PHYLLIS WILSON Moore featured speaker for Lunch & Learn program, 11:30 a.m., YWCA of Harrison County. $4. Reservations: 624-6881.

ROOSEVELT-WILSON High School Reunion Committee dinner meeting, 6 p.m., Parkette Restaurant. Call: Sharon Simons, 842-8815, Diana Garlow, 622-6717.

ALZHEIMER'S MEMORY Walk, 10 a.m.-noon, Veterans Memorial Park. Sign-ups: (877) 570-1159.

VICTORY HIGH School Class of 1956 dinner get-together, 6 p.m., Eat 'N Park Restaurant. Other graduates welcome.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT bingo for Salem Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9151 and Ladies Auxiliary, VFW. Doors open, 5:30 p.m., early birds, 6 p.m., game starts, 7 p.m. Proceeds benefit charities.

ROOSEVELT-WILSON High School Reunion Committee for classes 1958-60 dinner meeting, 6 p.m., The Parkette Restaurant. Call: Sharon Simons, 842-8815, Diana Garlow, 622-6717.

MARINE CORPS League, D.H.L. Detachment No. 981 meets 7 p.m. VFW Post No. 573, Clarksburg. Application/information call: Commandant Bobby Lee Woodard, 745-4495, Senior Vice Commandant Rick Shuman, 203-0644.

LUNCH & LEARN, 11:30 a.m., hosted by YWCA of Harrison County. Topic: "Celebrating Women in History." $4. Reservations: 624-6881.

BLOOD DRIVE, noon-6 p.m., Grace Episcopal Church, Elkins. Call: (800) 732-0383.

LENTEN WORSHIP service, 12:30-12:55 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Clarksburg. Preacher: Robert Horstman, Church of Our Savior. Music by Jubilate Singers. Luncheon: Vegetable-beef soup, 11:30 a.m. or 1 p.m.

BLOOD DRIVE, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., United Hospital Center, Clarksburg. Call: (800) 732-0383.

Thursday, March 27

LUMBERPORT LIONS Club meeting with covered-dish dinner, 6:30 p.m., Lumberport Baptist Church.

1947 CLASS of Victory High School lunch meeting, 1 p.m., Raymon's Restaurant, Clarksburg. Call: Jerry, 782-1575.

SOUTH HARRISON Middle School parent-teacher conference, 3:30-5:30 p.m.

CLARKSBURG LEAGUE for Service April board meeting, 6 p.m., Simpson Creek Baptist Church, Bridgeport. Refreshments, 6 p.m., business meeting, 6:30 p.m. Call: Pattae Kinney.

QUIET DELL Neighborhood Watch covered-dish dinner, 7 p.m., United Methodist Church annex. Guest speaker from Harrison County Emergency Services.

NATIONAL MULTIPLE Sclerosis Society Annual Fund-Raising Walk, 1 p.m., Veterans Memorial Park, Osbourne Shelter, Clarksburg.

VICTORY HIGH School Class of 1949 monthly luncheon, 12:30 p.m., Ponderosa Steak House. Call: Argyle Shingleton, 622-3198, Duane Daniels, 592-3277, Dave Goldsmith, (304) 866-3314, e-mail,

CLARKSBURG KIWANIS Club meeting, noon, at Jim Reid's Restaurant. Speaker: Jamie Goucher, on tech based development for West Virginia. Call: Robert Harper, 623-9383.

GOOD TIME Cloggers meeting, YWCA of Harrison County, Clarksburg. Registration: 5:30 p.m. Topic: "5 Easy Pieces -- Creating a Business Plan." $15, includes dinner. Registration: 624-6881.

LUMBERPORT LIONS Club meeting, 6:30 p.m., Sunset-Ellis Restaurant, near Shinnston.

BLOOD DRIVE, noon-6 p.m., United Methodist Temple Church, Clarksburg. Call: (800) 732-0383.

QUEEN ESTHER Chapter 11 Order of the Eastern Star meeting, 7:30 p.m., Masonic Temple. 25 and 50-year members honored. Call: 842-3062.

BARBOUR SCHOOL Service Personnel Meeting. Executive Committee, 6:30 p.m. Regular meeting, 7 p.m. Barbour County Vocational Building, Philip Barbour High School campus.

CLARKSBURG HOUSING Authority's Board of Commissioners regular monthly meeting, 5 p.m., at the Central Office Complex, 433 Baltimore Ave., Glen Elk section of Clarksburg.

Friday, March 28

FOURTH ANNUAL White Horse Friends of the NRA Banquet and Fund-raiser, Village Square Conference Center, Clarksburg. Doors open, 6 p.m., dinner, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $35. Proceeds benefit range development, shooting programs for the Boy Scouts and 4-H, women's shooting programs and many other programs. Tickets/information: Dick Whiting, (304) 472-1449.

WASHINGTON IRVING High School Class of 1953 monthly breakfast meeting, 9 a.m., Raymon's Restaurant, Clarksburg. Call: Joellen Allman.

LENTEN DINNER, 5-7 p.m., Notre Dame High School cafeteria. Menu: Pasta primavera. Cost $3, $5. Call: 624-0415.

LIONS CLUB of Clarksburg meeting, noon, Minard's. Guest speaker: Anne Romance, "Herbal therapy."

LENTEN FISH FRY every Friday through April 11, 4-7 p.m., Sacred Heart Catholic Church, intersection of W.Va. 23 and U.S. 50, Salem. $6 adults, $3 children. Carry outs available.

BLOOD DRIVE, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Dominion Transmission, Clarksburg. Call: (800) 732-0383.

March 28 and 30

REVOLT TOUR 2003 with Pastor Aaron Morgan from Canton Christian Fellowship, Canton, Ohio, 7 p.m. March 28 and 10 a.m. March 30, Believer's Family Fellowship, Clarksburg.

Saturday, March 29

HOT DOG, rummage and bake sale to benefit Shinnston Cub Scouts Pack 59, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Shinnston United Methodist Church. Call: Sandra Baldwin, 584-4441, Bob Cornell, 584-4709.

SPRING DANCE for ages 7-14, 7-10 p.m., Spelter Fire Department Community Center. Fully chaperoned. Refreshments. Call: 622-8314.

SOUP BEAN and corn bread dinner sponsored by Mount Clare Lions Club, 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Mount Clare Fire Hall. $5 adults, $3 children under 12. Door prizes. Take outs with containers: $5.50 adults, $3.50 children. Delivery for $50 or more: 623-9625.

LONGABERGER basket bingo sponsored by Wild Wonderful Stitchers Embroidery Guild, 11 a.m., Benedum Civic Center, Bridgeport. Portion of proceeds benefit Health Access. Snacks, drinks. Call: Sue Wolfkill, 624-7359.

NORTH CENTRAL West Virginia Basketmakers Association monthly meeting, 10 a.m., third floor, Randolph Campus Center, Salem International University. Call: Elaine, 783-5316, Louise, 782-3935.

BASKET BINGO featuring Longaberger baskets, 2 p.m., Anmoore Fire Hall. Proceeds benefit Nutter Fort Elementary PTA. Tickets: $20. Call: Judy, 622-6127, Justina, 842-4519.