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Calendar of Events

Fax items for Calendar of Events to (304) 624-4188, e-mail to, or mail them to Clarksburg Exponent and 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.

Sunday, April 8

FAIRMONT STATE College Community Symphony Orchestra free concert 3 p.m., Colebank Hall, FSC campus, 1201 Locust Ave., Fairmont. Call: John Ashton, 367-4171 or

EASTER CANTATA "Champion of Love" 7 p.m., by joint choirs of First Baptist Church, Shinnston, and Nutter Fort, Shinnston Church, 70 Rebecca St.

GOSPEL SING 7 p.m., Summit Park Baptist Church. Singers: Lewis/Garrett.

BREAKFAST bar, all you can eat, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., West Milford Community Center. Cost: $6 adults, $3 10 and under. Proceeds benefit South Harrison High School Athletic Department.

VETERANS OF Foreign Wars District Six meeting, Clarksburg Post 573. Dinner, 1 p.m., meeting, 2 p.m.

PALM SUNDAY dinner begins at noon, Folsom Volunteer Fire Department. Adults, $5, children 6-12, $2.50, under 6, free.

EASTER EGG hunt 2-4 p.m., Middletown Community Center, Route 73 south, Fairmont. Ages, 0-12. Guest: Easter Bunny.

Through April 8

EASTER CANTATA, "The Day He Wore My Crown" 7:30 p.m., Emmanuel United Methodist Church, West Union.

BUNNY LAND Craft Show, 10th annual, noon-5 p.m., Robert C. Byrd High School. Food, door prizes, Easter egg raffle, free admission, parking, handicapped accessible, 100 tables. Sponsor: RCB and WI middle schools. Call: Lana Robey, 622-7994.

COIN SHOW, LaVale Fire Hall, 421 National Highway, LaVale, Md., 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

SPRING BAKE sale, St. James gym. Sunday: 50/50 drawing.

THE PASSION, dramatic and musical portrayal of the life, death, resurrection of Jesus Christ, Morgantown High School auditorium. Times: 7 p.m., Thursday-Saturday, 5 p.m., Sunday.

AIDS QUILT on display at West Virginia Wesleyan College campus, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. April 5-7, 1-5 p.m., April 8.

THE SCHOOL of the Longhunter. Exploring the role of early frontiersmen on the American frontier. Reservation and fee. Call: 363-3030 or 1-800-CALLWVA.

REVIVAL 7 p.m., Mt. Carmel Baptist Church, Good Hope. Music, speakers nightly.

April 8 through April 13

REVIVAL 6:30 p.m. daily, The Church of God, 332 Monticello Ave. Call: 623-1352.

April 8 through April 14

25TH ANNUAL Holy Week service 7 p.m. daily, North Shinnston Baptist Church.

April 8 through April 15

SPECIAL SERVICES 7 p.m. daily, Century Community Church, Century No. 1. Speakers nightly. Sun Rise Service, 6 p.m. Easter Sunday.

REVIVAL 7 p.m. daily, Reynoldsville New Hope Christian Church. Singing.

Monday, April 9

BINGAMON PUBLIC Service District board meeting 7 p.m., home of Effie O'Dell, Wyatt.

CLARKSBURG COUNCIL 872, Knights of Columbus meet 7 p.m., Robert Petitto Knights of Columbus Hall, Clarksburg. Call: Joseph Tiano, 622-0248.

HARRISON COUNTY Democrat Women monthly meeting 7 p.m., American Legion Hall.

WEST VIRGINIA High Technology Center Foundation public reception displaying the Taylor County Heritage Web site 3-7 p.m., Anna Jarvis Elementary School, Grafton,

SUMMIT PARK Public Service District meet 4 p.m., district office.

SCOPE SECURITY Enforcement program, Salem International University. Six week training. Call: 622-1042.

NATIONAL SOCIETY, Daughters of the American Revolution hold luncheon and business meeting 12:30 p.m., Harrison County Senior Citizens Center. Mrs. Roy J. Long speaks about "Literacy."

BLOOD DRIVE noon-6 p.m. blood center, 1223-10 Pineview Drive, Morgantown. Call: 1-800-732-0383.

MEETING of Veterans of Foreign Wars Meuse Argonne Post No. 573, Clarksburg, 8 p.m., post home. Call: 622-3591.

WOMEN of the Moose, Clarksburg Chapter 409 bi-monthly meeting 7:30 p.m., Loyal Order of Moose No. 52 Lodge.

WEST MILFORD Lions Club bi-monthly meeting 6:30 p.m., Community Center. Call: 745-3285.

VICTORY HIGH School class of 1954 meeting 6 p.m., Western Steer Steak House. Call: 842-4384 or 622-8559.

April 9 through 13

SPRING BREAK in Harrison County schools.

YMCA SPRING Break Day Camp 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., YMCA. Supervision: 7 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Call: 623-3303.

Tuesday, April 10

SPERRY-DAVIS Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 9151, Salem meets 8 p.m. at post home. Nomination and election of officers. Call: 782-2225.

NUTTER FORT council meeting 7:30 p.m., council chambers.

STONEWALL JACKSON CWRT meet 7 p.m., Ponderosa.

START-UP workshop 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Financing workshop, 1:30-3:30 p.m., West Virginia Small Business Development Center, Charleston Subcenter, Charleston. Cost: $5. Call: 558-2960.

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

CLARKSBURG WOMAN'S Christian Temperance Union (WCTU) meet 1 p.m., First United Methodist Church, corner of Pike and Second streets, Clarksburg. Call: Kathleen Sutton, 622-1097.

PRAYER MEETING 9 a.m., God's Word of Life, U.S. Route 50 East, Bridgeport.

CATHOLIC DAUGHTERS of the Americas Court Clarksburg No. 334 April business meeting 7 p.m., Veterans of Foreign Wars. Reception for new members.

CENTRAL WEST Virginia Chapter No. 1579, National Association of Retired Federal Employees, Clarksburg, meet at Eat'N Park. Lunch, 11:30 a.m., meeting, 1 p.m. Program, "Alzheimer's Today." Call: 624-5238.

SLOVAK-POLISH Society Easter bake sale 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Harrison County Courthouse lobby.

STRESS WORKSHOP 6-9 p.m., The Family Service of Marion and Harrison counties, Fairmont. Cost: $20.

WILSONBURG LIONS Club bi-monthly meeting/covered dish dinner 6:30 p.m., Wilsonburg Baptist Church. Call: 623-0305.

REGULAR MEETINGS of Veterans of Foreign Wars, Salem Post No. 9151 and its auxiliary 7 p.m. Election of officers. Call: 782-4296, 782-1588.

FREE PUBLIC information session on External Diploma Program, 3 p.m., Morgantown Adult Learning Center. Call: 291-9226.

April 10 through 11

WEST VIRGINIA University Computing and Technology Fair, Mountainlair Student Union, downtown campus. Time: Tuesday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Wednesday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

April 10 through 26

THREE-WEEK Swedish massage course, 6-8 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays, YMCA, Clarksburg. Cost: $120 per person. Call: Valarie A. Dunlevy, 624-3600, e-mail,

Through April 11

HACKER'S CREEK Pioneer descendants hold sixth annual trash and treasures sale.

REVIVAL 7 p.m., Flemington Baptist Church. Theme: Your Future. Speaker: Pastor Ron Ford. Music nightly.

WEEK OF the Young Child in West Virginia. Call: Polly Steele, 842-4773, 842-8633.

Wednesday, April 11

SUNSHINE SUPPORT Group meeting 10 a.m., Eat 'N Park Restaurant, Bridgeport. Call: Ruby Fratt, 622-5674.

VETERANS of Foreign Wars Meuse Argonne Post No. 573, Clarksburg, bingo 6 p.m., post home. Proceeds benefit community activities. Call: 622-3591.

AMERICAN LEGION Bridgeport Post No. 68 meeting 8 p.m., post home. Nominations of officers.

HUMANE SOCIETY of Harrison County general meeting 6 p.m., Clarksburg Library Conference Room.

BLOODDRIVE 1-7 p.m. Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Stonewood

LADIES AUXILIARY of Veterans of Foreign Wars, Salem Post No. 9151 bingo 5:30 p.m. Call: 782-4296 or 782-1588.

ORGANIZATIONAL meeting for Harrison County Landlord's Association, 7 p.m., Benedum Civic Center. Call John Fazio, 623-6010.

SALEM INTERNATIONAL University's Spring Art Series 2001 evening of storytelling "American Storyfeast" 7 p.m., Brewster All Faiths Chapel, SIU. Tickets: $3 adults, $1 students. Call: 782-5330.

Thursday, April 12

1950 AND 1974 Pensioneers of United Mine Workers of America meet 1:30 p.m., Harrison County Senior Citizens Center, Clarksburg.

MAUNDY THURSDAY communion service 7:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Clarksburg.

PASSION PLAY on Maundy 7 p.m., First United Methodist of Clarksburg. Call 623-3397.

QUEEN ESTHER Chapter No. 11, Order of the Eastern Star will not meet in observance of Maundy Thursday.

PLANT TOUR at Bombardier Aerospace, West Virginia Air Center, Benedum Airport. Dinner, 6:30 p.m., program, 7 p.m., plant tour, 7:30 p.m. Call: John Parker, 449-8144.

Through April 13

OUTREACH CHRISTIAN School Easter egg sale, 1/2 lbs., $3, 1 lbs. $5. Call: 269-5960.

Friday, April 13

SPRING BREAK Hawaiian Luau 6-10 p.m., Nathan Goff Armory, for Harrison County GEAR UP students and parents. Free leis. Call: Victoria Kesner, 623-0634.

EASTER CANTATA "Champion of Love" 7:30 p.m. by First Baptist Churches of Nutter Fort, Shinnston, Nutter Fort Church, 219 Maryland Ave.

GOOD FRIDAY Community Worship Service, noon, Bridgeport Presbyterian Church.

BLOOD DRIVE 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Louis A. Johnson VA Medical Center.

PRAYER MEETING 6 p.m., Pentecostal Church of the Living God, Stonewood. Call: 624-0502.

ANNUAL TRI-COUNTY gospel sing, covered dish dinner, Grafton High School. Dinner begins at 5 p.m., sing at 6:30 p.m. Featured speakers. Call: Pastor David Maley, 265-4571.

LIONS CLUB of Clarksburg noon meeting, Minards. Program: "A Look at Greece and Turkey, then and now."

CHRISTIAN GATHERING 7 p.m., Abundant Life Church, Arlington Addition, Clarksburg. Call: 624-7371.

BAKE/CRAFT sale 9 a.m., CVS, Tennerton Plaza, Buckhannon, by Mt. Lebanon United Methodist Women and church.

ALPHA DELTA Kappa, Beta Chapter dinner meeting 5:30 p.m., Clarksburg Country Club.

Through April 14

PICTURES WITH the Easter Bunny 11 a.m.-8 p.m., Monday-Saturday; noon-6 p.m. Sunday, Meadowbrook Mall.

Saturday, April 14

SONG/WORSHIP service 7 p.m., Community Church, Century No. 1. Singers: Currence Generation.

FELLOWSHIP of Adult Christian Singles meeting 6-8 p.m., MidState Church, Stonewood. Call: 622-9739 or 364-8910.

LITTLE MISS and Mister West Virginia Easter Pageant, Bi-Centenniel Hotel, Buckhannon. Call: 757-6463.

EASTER PARTY/EGG hunt 11 a.m., Veterans of Foreign Wars, Salem Post No. 9151. Call: 782-4296 or 782-1588.