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

STORY HOUR for children, 1 p.m., Andrew & Ballard Book Cellar and Coffee House, 318 W. Main St., Clarksburg.

HOMEMADE EASTER egg sale, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Chik-fil-A, Meadowbrook Mall. Sponsor: North View United Methodist Women.

RUMMAGE SALE, 9 a.m.-noon, Christ Church of United Methodist, corner of West Pike and Farland Avenue, Adamston.

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. Cost: $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 benefits 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.

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 Theater. Call: 622-3066, 624-3357, Web site,

Sunday, March 30

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

CLARKSBURG EAGLES 2353 Auxiliary Ladies luncheon, 2-4 p.m., 124 W. Pike St.

AL-ANON meeting, 7 p.m., St. Mark's Lutheran Church, U.S. 19 south of Clarksburg. Call: Nancy, 624-6038.

GOSPEL SING sponsored by Mt. Lebanon Church, 2 p.m., Jane Lew Senior Citizens Center. Brittany Palmer, Crystal Garrett, The Dean Family. Refreshments. Call: Nancy Hughes, (304) 884-7919.

THE DEAN FAMILY performs, 10:45 a.m., Bridgeport Baptist Church. Covered-dish dinner follows.

LONGABERGER basket bingo, 1 p.m., YWCA of Harrison County. Raffles, door prizes. Cost: $20. Call: 624-6881.

CLARKSBURG Church of God eight-week Sunday School Enlargement Campaign. Title: No Excuse Sunday. Web site,

SOUTH HARRISON High School Athletic Boosters baked steak dinner, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., West Milford Community Center. Cost: Adults $7, children $4. Call: 745-5335.

OLD-TIME REVIVAL, 7-9 p.m., Evergreen United Methodist Church, U.S. 50 west of Salem, Big Flint Road. Speaker: The Rev. John Gibson. Call: 782-1631.

Through March 31

FREE TUTORING by Literacy Volunteers of Harrison County, Clarksburg-Harrison Public Library. Times: 5-8 p.m. Monday through Wednesday and 5-6 p.m. Friday. Additional times: 624-0347. E-mail: Also, GED, reading and computer classes, 6-8 p.m. Thursdays, Clarksburg Mission.

Monday, March 31

CITY OF SHINNSTON work session, 7 p.m., city hall.

STONEWOOD SANITARY Sewer Board meeting, 7 p.m., council chambers.

FRIENDS @ the Clarksburg-Harrison Library book-sorting workshop, 2-5 p.m., Caretakers Cottage. Additional times/sort books: Sandra 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.

HARRISON COUNTY school board regular meeting, 6 p.m., Kelly Miller Building auditorium.

BLOOD DRIVE, 1-7 p.m., Davis & Elkins College, Elkins. Call: (800) 732-0383.

R-W, WI, KM, RCB Alumni & Friends Foundation board of directors meeting, 5 p.m., Robert C. Byrd High School. Call: Emma Lee Hite, 842-2071.

Tuesday, April 1

PRAYER MEETING, 10 a.m., Bethel Temple, Johnson Avenue, Bridgeport. Call: Pastor Mike Stottlemyer, 592-1095.

HARRISON COUNTY Ministerial Association meeting, noon, Clarksburg Mission, Glen Elk. Call: President Warren Wilson, 622-9725.

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

April 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29

YOGA, 6 p.m., YWCA of Harrison County. Instructor: Jeanny Kalaycioglu. $4 non-member, $3.50 member. Call: 624-6881.

Wednesday, April 2

SUPPORT GROUP meeting for parents, teachers, therapists and caregivers of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder or Developmental Delays, 6 p.m., United Hospital Center, Classroom F. Call: 782-1332.

LOST CREEK Senior Citizens covered-dish meeting, noon, Lost Creek United Methodist Church.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT bingo, 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.

VICTORY HIGH School Class of 1944 reunion committee meeting for 59th reunion, 1 p.m., Lehosit's Parkette private dining room.

LENTEN WORSHIP service, 12:30-12:55 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Clarksburg. Preacher: Warren Wilson, Church of God. Music by Chancel Bells. Luncheon: Italian cream of tomato soup, 11:30 a.m. or 1 p.m.

April 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30

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

Thursday, April 3

MARGARET BLENNERHASSET portrayed by Debra Comer of Parkersburg, 6:30 p.m., Bridgeport Public Library. Call: 842-8248.

MERMAIDS and Sharks of the Y luncheon, 11 a.m., Stonewall Dam Restaurant.

VICTORY HIGH School Class of 1941 lunch meeting, noon, Eat 'N Park Restaurant, Bridgeport. Call: 842-2967.

FRIENDS @ Clarksburg-Harrison Library book sale set up. Call: Sandra Davis, 624-9449.

VICTORY HIGH School Class of 1943 dinner meeting, 5 p.m., Eat 'N Park Restaurant. Call: Betty Crawford, 842-6205.

April 3, 4 and 5

"FOOTLOOSE," musical performed by South Harrison High and Middle, 7:30 p.m. each day, high school theater. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets $5 from any cast member or limited tickets sold at the door. Call the school at 745-3315 or 745-3316.

April 3 and 4 or 5 and 6

WEST VIRGINIA Conference of United Methodist Women hold annual Spiritual Growth retreats, 1-3 p.m., Jackson's Mill. Leader: Dr. Heather Murray, Elkins. Call: Barbara Carroll, (304) 636-2701.

Friday, April 4

CONSUMER CREDIT Counseling Service of North Central WV fund-raiser selling Krispy Kreme donuts. Proceeds used for new computers. Order by today: Jackie Martin, 623-0921, e-mail, Delivery: April 10.

HOMEMADE EASTER egg sale, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Meadowbrook Mall Community Booth. Sponsor: North View United Methodist Women.

SCRAPBOOK WORKSHOP/Crop, 6 p.m.-midnight, Clarksburg Baptist Church. $10, adults only. Reservations: 782-1817.

ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP auction by West Virginia PTA, 7:30 p.m., Holiday Inn, Bridgeport. Call: Stan Taylor, 267-5848 or the WVPTA office in Parkersburg, (304) 420-9576.

SALVATION ARMY'S new thrift store open, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Clothing, furniture and household items needed. Call: 622-2360.

REGULAR NOON meeting of Lions Club of Clarksburg, Minard's Restaurant. Program chairman: Mickey Petitto. Speaker: Natalie Tennant, WBOY News Anchor, "Media Responsibility on Emergency Events." Theme: "Partners in Service."

RESOUNDING JOY high school choir from Dayton Christian School performs 7 p.m., Pierpont Church of Nazarene, hosted by Trinity High School, Morgantown. Call: (304) 594-3002.

MONTHLY luncheon meeting of Veterans of Oil and Gas Industries, Jane Lew Family Restaurant, Jane Lew. Social, 11 a.m., luncheon, noon.

EASTER BAZAAR, bake sale, soup and sandwiches, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Salem Church of God fellowship building. Call: 782-3070.

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

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. Carryouts available.

GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY of Harrison County, monthly meeting, 10 a.m., Waldomore, second floor. Call: 623-0222.

April 4 and 5

FREE CLOTHING, yard sale and bake sale, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun Valley Word of Life Assembly of God Church. Proceeds benefit food pantry. Call: Betty, 782-4966.

April 4 through 7

USED BOOK SALE, at Clarksburg-Harrison Public Library. Hours: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. April 4 and 5, 1-6 p.m. April 6, 9 a.m.-noon April 7.

Through April 5

WEST VIRGINIA Mountain Products Co-op quilt classes. Advanced classes, 10 a.m.-noon; beginners, 1-3 p.m. Six classes for $35. Volunteer: 624-9449.

Saturday, April 5

OYSTERS or pork loin dinner begins 3 p.m., Lost Creek Community Building. $9 adults, $4 ages under 12. Call: Barb, 745-4206 or Sandra, 745-4790.

VICTORY HIGH School Class of 1964 breakfast meeting, 9:30 a.m., Cottage Corner II Restaurant, Salem. Call: Sam Annie, 623-1100.

TWIST OF FAITH performs, 7 p.m., Christ Church United Methodist.

CLARKSBURG COUNCIL 872 Knights of Columbus holds 4th Degree Exemplification candidates meeting, 4-5:30 p.m. social hour, Robert Petitto KOC Hall, Clarksburg; 6 p.m. Mass, Immaculate Conception Church; banquet/dance, 7 p.m., KOC Hall. Formal attire required. Call: Joe Tiano, 622-0248.

HOMEMADE EASTER egg sale, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Chick-Fil-A, Meadowbrook Mall. Sponsor: North View United Methodist Women.

FLEA MARKET, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., West Milford Community Building. Table reservations: 745-3224, 745-3954.

HAM AND BEAN dinner, 4-7 p.m., Stealey United Methodist Church. Tickets available from members of church or by calling 622-0211.

HOT DOG sale, homemade Easter candy, rummage and crafts sale, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Oakmound High Rise (use side entrance). Call: 842-8313.

LIONS CLUB of Clarksburg members observe Sight Conservation Day, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Donations taken at Clarksburg Kroger, Kmart, Eastpointe Kroger and Goody's. Proceeds benefit sight and hearing programs.

WEST VIRGINIA Lions Mobile Eye Screening Unit sponsored by Lions Club of Clarksburg, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Kmart. Free visual acuity testing and glaucoma screening. Used eyeglasses and hearing aids collected.

BAKED STEAK dinner, 3-7 p.m., Heaston United Methodist Church basement, Hodgesville. Carry outs available. $6.50 adults, $4, ages 4-9. Proceeds benefit church parking lot paving.

RAMP DINNER begins noon, Kasson Ruritan Club, Nestorville Community Building. $6 adults, $3 children.

WEST FORK Lions Club Sight Conservation Day, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Center Court, Meadowbrook Mall.

HOT DOG and yard sale to benefit Reynoldsville Volunteer Fire Department, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., fire department. Food, drinks. Yard sale tables: $10, indoor and outdoor. Call: Karen McNemar, 623-9309, Sherri Gallo, 624-9857.

FLEA MARKET, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., West Milford Community Building. Table reservations: 745-3224, 745-3954.

OYSTERS or pork loin dinner begins 3 p.m., Lost Creek Community Building. $9 adults, $4 under 12.

POWERLIFE seminar, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Simpson Creek Baptist Church, Bridgeport. Hosts: Jim and Kaye Johns, of PrayerPower Ministries, Dallas, Texas. Lunch: $6. Reservations: 842-3589.

SPRING Arts and Crafts Show, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Farmington Community Building. Sponsored by Farmington Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary. Proceeds benefit fire department. Call: Charlotte Kovar, (304) 825-6180.

ELK DISTRICT Lions Club Charter Night and Casino Dance, Bel Meadow Country Club. $20 per person, $30 couple. Proceeds benefit charities. Reservations: 624-0180.

NORWOOD ELEMENTARY School carnival, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., school. Bingo, games, food, prizes, silent auction.

RUMMAGE, HOT DOG and bake sale, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Summit Park Bapist Church, at the Larry Gregory Community Building across from the church on Summit Park Street. Takeouts welcome.

April 5 and 6

11TH ANNUAL Bunny Land Craft Show, Robert C. Byrd High School. Times: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. April 5, noon-5 p.m. April 6. Over 100 craft tables. Proceeds benefit Robert C. Byrd High School baseball team. Free admission, handicapped accessible. Call: Lana Robey, 622-7994.

NORTH VIEW United Methodist Women selling homemade Easter eggs at Bunny Land at Robert C. Byrd High School.