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BLACK HERITAGE Festival on E.B. Saunders Way (formerly Water Street), Clarksburg. Times: 1:30-6 p.m. Gospel sing at 2 p.m. Games, food, jewelry art, entertainment. For information: 623-2335.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED to help plan Youth Invasion 2000 at Doddridge County Park, Snowbird Road, West Union. Planning meetings are held at Cottage Corner Too Restaurant, Salem. For more information and meeting times: Chad Ash, 624-4901, Kenny Davis, 782-2585, Ben Bell, 782-3216, Sue Barker, 782-2604, Chris Richards, 782-2131, Ora Ash, 782-2298, Susie Richards, 782-1563.

MEADOWBROOK MALL and Double Play Sports Productions hosts sports card and collectible show during mall hours.

AUDITIONS being held at 1:30 p.m. for community theater production, "Bandstand 2000" in the Parish Hall auditorium of Christ Episcopal Church. Production Nov. 10-12. Open to all ages, bring song to sing. For more information: Ken Godwin at 622-3694.

FIRE/EMS Apparatus Show from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. at Liberty High School. Entry fee: $20 per department; $100 for dealers and vendors. Sponsor: Reynoldsville Volunteer Fire Department. Free fire truck rides. For more information: 623-3654.

10TH ANNUAL United Way Sunday in the Park fund-raiser kick-off from 1-5 p.m. at Clarksburg City Park, Nutter Fort. Food, activities, entertainment.

SUNDAY IN the Park Motorcycle Show from 1-5 p.m. at Clarksburg City Park, Nutter Fort. Registration: 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; judging: 1 p.m.; awards: 4 p.m. Fee: $5. Four division classes: Radical, Custom, Stock, World. Sponsor: Kids on the Block and A.B.A.T.E. 622-8495 or 624-9888.

SLOVAK-POLISH Society meets at 1:30 p.m. at Harrison County Senior Citizens Center.

TOWN OF Lost Creek's annual covered-dish picnic at 1 p.m. at Maxwell's Pavilion.

MONROE CHAPEL United Methodist Church holds annual homecoming. Sunday school, 10 a.m.; worship, 11 a.m.; covered-dish dinner and afternoon program, 2 p.m.

TRY-OUTS for Christ Episcopal Church's November community theater production of "Bandstand 2000." At 1:30 p.m. in Christ Church Parish Hall auditorium, Sixth and Main streets, Clarksburg. Production dates: Nov. 10-12. Bring a song for try-outs. For more information: Ken Godwin, 622-3694.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE for the 50th class reunion of Roosevelt-Wilson High School's 1950 Class to be held on Oct. 13-14. For more information: Betty Childers, 622-7698, or Barbara Perris Gorby, 623-1222.

PORK CHOP dinner from 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. at Haymond Community Center, Taylor County. Cost: $7. Carryouts available. Benefits upkeep of Center.

SINGLE MINGLE and dance at Clarksburg Holiday Inn, intersection of Interstate 79 and U.S. Route 50. Doors open: 7 p.m.; dance, 7:30-11 p.m. Cost: $7. For more information: 624-1100 or

HOMECOMING at Center Branch Baptist Church. Sunday school, 10 a.m.; worship service, 11 a.m.; lunch and fellowship, noon. For more information: 623-2594.

WELCOME BAPTIST Church, Big Battle Road, near Center Point, Doddridge County holds annual homecoming celebration. Sunday school, 10 a.m.; morning worship, 11 a.m. Covered dish dinner follows morning worship service. Program follows dinner.

ICE CREAM Sundae sale from noon-2 p.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Salem, Route 23 and Route 50.

SARDIS COMMUNITY Council, ltd, meets at 4 p.m. at Sardis Community Center.

COMMUNITY SERVICE in the Park at 6:30 p.m. at Stonewood Park Pavilion, corner of Third Street and Plainwood Avenue. Out door service with entertainment. Bring lawn chair. Sponsor: Stonewood Christian & Missionary Alliance Church, 411 Hazelwood Ave. Parking at the church.

PLEASANT HILL Church, Doddridge County, holds annual homecoming. Sunday school, 10 a.m.; lunch, 12:30 p.m.; afternoon service, 1:30 p.m. Singing and preaching with the Rev. Gerald Hamrick.

BISHOP WEEKLEY homecoming at Pine Bluff United Methodist Church. Covered dish luncheon, 1 p.m. Program with gospel music, 2 p.m.

PROGRAM ON "How your words can change your Life," with Pastors Jim and Kimberlee Lay at 10 a.m. at Light of Life Church, Old Bridgeport Hill. Cell ministries, Sunday at 7 p.m. Youth group and adult education classes, Wednesday at 7 p.m. This months teaching: "How to be Single."

HARRISON COUNTY 4-H Livestock Show begins at 5:30 p.m. in the livestock exhibit barn at Jackson's Mill.

Today through Sept. 15

BIBLE BAPTIST Fellowship Church, Gypsy, holds fall revival. Times: Sunday, Sunday school, 10 a.m.; morning worship, 11 a.m.; evening service, 6 p.m. Monday-Friday, 7 p.m., with Evangelist Mike Griffis. For more information: 592-1430.

Monday, Sept. 11

RHODODENDRON UNIT of Parliamentarians will meet at 4:30 p.m. at Waldomore. For more information: Mary Tom Stamm at 622-4418.

DANIEL DAVISSON Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution meet at 12:30 p.m. at the Harrison County Senior Center. Speaker: Rev. Craig Michel of the First United Methodist Church. For more information: 624-4357.

KNIGHTS OF Columbus No. 872, Clarksburg holds installation of officers, 3rd degree at 6:30 p.m. at Robert Petitto KOC Hall, Clarksburg. Covered dish dinner For more information: Joseph Tiano at 622-0248.

WEST MILFORD LIONS Club bi-monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. at the community center. Program scheduled. Contact: 745-3150.

MEETING at 6:30 p.m. of the Ladies Oriental Shrine of North America for School of Instructions. Regular meeting at 7:30 p.m.

BLOOD DRIVE from noon-6 p.m. at Lost Creek United Methodist Church, Lost Creek community. For more information: 1-800-732-0383 or 598-0732.

EXERCISE CLASSES begin at Quiet Dell United Methodist Church every Monday and Wednesday. Cost: Free. Flexing and stretching. Certified instructor: Pat McCullough. For more information: 622-0604.

HARRISON COUNTY Community Educational Outreach Service (CEOS) County Council meets at 9:30 a.m. at 4-H Center. Program: Osteoporosis, by Extension Agent Pat Gruber.

WOMEN OF the Moose, Clarksburg Chapter 409, holds bi-monthly meeting at 7:30 p.m. at Loyal Order of Moose No. 52 Lodge, 150 West Main St., Clarksburg.

HARRISON COUNTY Democrat Women meets at 7 p.m. at the American Legion Hall. Discussion: W.V.F.D.W. meeting in Charleston and Veteran's Parade.

HEPZIBAH PUBLIC Service District meets at 7 p.m. at Water Office, Erie.

SUN VALLEY Public Service District board meeting at 5:30 p.m. at Reynoldsville office.

Sept. 11 through 12

WORSHIP DANCE classes for ages 4 through adult at Studio at Heritage Christian School, Bridgeport. Terri Stutler will teach "Praise and Interpretive" dance, "Jewish Folk" dance, "Mime," "Flags" and "Tambourines." For more information, 745-3795.

Tuesday, Sept. 12

WORK in Master Masons Degree at 7 p.m. at Clarksburg Lodge No. 155. All Master Masons invited to attend.

SPAGHETTI DINNER from 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. at Clarksburg Towers. Cost: $5 per person. Free delivery on five or more orders. Host: Clarksburg Towers for the Upshur County Humane Society. For more information or to place an order: 623-0003.

BI-MONTHLY MEETING of Wilsonburg Lions Club at 6:30 p.m. at the home of Lions Mike and Brenda Thompson, Old Davisson Run Road, Clarksburg. Covered dish. For more information: 623-0305.

MEETING of Harrison County Association of Retired School Employees at noon at Salem Baptist Church, Main Street Reservations required. If not contacted for a reservation, call Joan Hollandsworth.

CATHOLIC DAUGHTERS of the Americas, Court Clarksburg No. 334, holds monthly meeting on second floor of VFW building. Rosary, 6:45 p.m. Business meeting, 7 p.m.

TOTS PLAY Preschool class from 9 a.m.-noon at Benedum Civic Center, Bridgeport. Ages: 3-5. Instructor: Cheryl Walter. Sponsor: Bridgeport Parks and Recreation Department. For more information: 842-8240.

REGION VI Planning and Development Council holds meeting of Executive Committee at 4 p.m. at council's office, 7003-C Mountain Park Drive, White Hall.

DELTA KAPPA Gamma dinner and meeting at Oliverio's Restaurant. Social hour, 5:30 p.m. Program: Women authors of West Virginia by Phyllis Moore. Contact: A. Ballard, 592-1801.

TOWN OF Nutter Fort holds regular council meeting at 7:30 p.m. in council chambers.

BENEDUM AIRPORT authority regular meeting at 3 p.m. at Terminal Building, Benedum Airport, Bridgeport.

Wednesday, Sept. 13

FREE PROGRAM on Elder Abuse at 12:30 p.m. at Upshur County Senior Center's Nutrition Site, Buckhannon. Guest speaker: Laura Queen, Upshur County's Women's Aid in Crisis Outreach coordinator. For more information: 473-2170; transportation, 472-6967.

BLOOD DRIVE from noon-6 p.m. at Glenville State College, Wesley Foundation Building.

ANNUAL BROOM and mop sale of Lost Creek Lions Club, Lost Creek, and surrounding communities. Other items for sale: light bulbs and dish towels. Proceeds benefit community and club programs. For more information: Jack Smith, 745-3715.

REGULAR MONTHLY board meeting of Harrison County Solid Waste Authority at 5:30 p.m. in Room 113 of Harrison County Courthouse.

BALLROOM DANCE classes begin at Benedum Civic Center. Beginners, 7 p.m. Intermediate, 8 p.m. Cost: $35 for seven weeks. Instructors: Eileen and Artie Frank. Class size limited. Pre-registration required by calling 842-8240.

Thursday, Sept. 14

GFWC-WOMAN'S CLUB of Bridgeport meets at 7:30 p.m. at Benedum Civic Center. Program under direction of Membership Committee Chairman Shirley Hadorn. Membership open to women in Bridgeport area interested in community service. For more information: 842-8310.

FRATERNAL ORDER of Eagles No. 2353 regular meeting at 8 p.m. at aerie home, 124 West Pike St., Clarksburg.

HARRISON COUNTY Chapter of the West Virginia Credit Union League Inc. meets at 7 p.m. at Central West Virginia Telephone Credit Union, 131 West Pike St., Clarksburg.

DR. JEREMY Cohen speaks at West Virginia Wesleyan College, Benedum Center, Social Hall, Buckhannon. Topic: "Public Scholarships in the Engaged University." Speaker at 4 p.m. Small group discussions from 5-5:15 p.m. Group reports at 5:45 p.m. Sponsor: West Virginia Campus Compact.

QUEEN ESTHER CHAPTER 11, Order of the Eastern Star, meets at 7:30 p.m. at the Masonic Temple for a stated meeting. For more information: 842-3062.

BLOOD DRIVE from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Health Science Center, Med. Center Drive, Morgantown. By appointment only, 598-4118.

BEAN DINNER from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. at St. Ann Catholic Church, Shinnston. Cost: $5. Carry outs available.

Sept. 14 through 17

32ND ANNUAL Treasure Mountain Festival in Franklin, Pendleton County. Theme: "Heritage Alive in 2000." For more information: 358-2668 or 358-3630.

HARRISON COUNTY 4-H members with feeder calf projects attend State 4-H Livestock Roundup. Friday and Saturday: Show. Sunday: Selling of calves, 10 a.m.

SPEECH PATHOLOGY/Audiology 930/210 Manual Sign Language. A credit or non-credit course from 5-8 p.m. at Robert C. Byrd High School. Instructor: Larry Bell. A practical experiential approach to 750 signs and to the deaf community. Sponsor: West Virginia University Division of Extended Learning.

Through Sept. 15

SPEECH PATHOLOGY/Audiology 930/210 Manual Sign Language class registration deadline Sept. 15. A credit or non-credit course from 5-8 p.m. at Robert C. Byrd High School. Instructor: Larry Bell. A practical experiential approach to 750 signs and to the deaf community. Sponsor: West Virginia University Division of Extended Learning.

Friday, Sept. 15

LIONS CLUB of Clarksburg meet at noon at Minard's for a regular meeting. Speaker: Registered nurse Toni Marascio talks about controlling cholesterol.

UNITED WAY Volunteer Action Center hosts workshop for non-profit organization staff members and volunteers from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at Monongalia General Hospital's Hazel Ruby McQuain Conference Center, Focus: Roles and responsibilities of board of directors and finding and writing grants that receive funding. Cost: $15 for Volunteer Action Center/Council or Social Agencies members; $20 for non-members. For more information: Diane Kisinger at 296-7525.

Sept. 15 through 17

FLEMINGTON DAYS fair and festival will be held in downtown Flemington. Friday, gates open at 6 p.m.; Fireman's Parade, 7 p.m.; Impersonators Tribute Show, 8 p.m. Saturday: Grande Parade, noon; festivities, 7:30 a.m.-10 p.m. Sunday: 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

DOLLY SODS North Service Outing. Camp or backpack and work with the Forest Service on trail maintenance and restoration work. No skills or experience necessary. Work all day Saturday and a half day Sunday. Sponsor: West Virginia Sierra Club. For more information: 789-6277 or e-mail

Saturday, Sept. 16

THE WINTER GREENHOUSE, Growing Greens for Winter workshop from 1-4 p.m. at La Paix Herb Farm, Alum Bridge. Fee: $15, pre-registration required. For more information or registration form: 269-7681.

DINNER, "Little Bit of Italy" from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at Lost Creek Community Center. All you can eat, $6 adults, $3 children 10 and under. Sponsor: Friends of Lost Creek Bi-County Nutrition Center. Proceeds go to Lost Creek Friends of Bi-County. For more information: 745-3150 or 745-5502.

ANNUAL HOMECOMING at Upper Glady School, Lewis County, begins at 11:30 a.m. Covered dish to follow. For more information: Dr. Richard G. Hoover, 472-6925.

HOT DOG, bake sale and craft sale from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. at Liberty United Methodist Church.

HAMPTON MEADOWS covered dish dinner and meeting at 4 p.m. at Lost creek Community Building. For more information: Shelly Daniels, 745-3679.

ENTRIES SOUGHT from 9 a.m.-noon at Lost Creek Community Center for Quilt and Neddlework Exhibit at Lost Creek Community Festival. Ribbons awarded. For more information: Ann Smith, 745-3715.

Monday, Sept. 18

OUR LADY OF PEACE Assembly 1184, 4th Degree, Clarksburg, meets for dinner at 6:30 p.m. at Raymon's. Business meeting follows in Robert Pettito Knights of Columbus Hall, Clarksburg. For more information: Joseph Tiano at 622-0248.

BLOOD DRIVE from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. in Colebank Hall at Fairmont State College. Sponsor: FSC fraternity Alpha Tau Omega in cooperation with American Red Cross.

VICTORY HIGH School Class of 1953 meets at 6:30 p.m. at Raymon's Restaurant. For more information: Connie Findley, 842-4333 or e-mail

SUMMIT PARK Public Service District regular board meeting at 4 p.m. at district office on Coal Street, Summit Park.

Tuesday, Sept. 19

STONEWALL JACKSON Coin Club meets at Harrison County Senior Citizen Center. Swap and Talk, 6:30-7 p.m.; meeting called to order, 7 p.m.; member door prize, guest door prize, raffle, 50/50 drawing. For more information: 265-3932.

REGULAR MEETING of Harrison County Board of Education at 4 p.m. at board offices, E.B. Saunders Way.

QUIET DELL Community Watch semi annual meeting at 7 p.m. at Quiet Dell United Methodist Church. Covered dish dinner follows. Meat furnished.

WASHINGTON IRVING High School Class of 1952 meets for dinner at 6 p.m. at Raymon's. For more information: Dianna Tillman, 842-2205.

VICTORY HIGH School Class of 1948 holds dinner meeting at 6 p.m. at Damon's Restaurant, Eastpointe. For more information: Angie Smith, 623-9218 or Jack Rucker, 842-8761.

Wednesday, Sept. 20

WILD WONDERFUL Wednesday, Walking the Silver Labyrinth: Lessons Learned on Life's Journey workshop from 1-3 p.m. at La Paix Herb Farm, Alum Bridge. Fee $10, pre-registration required. For more information or registration form: 269-7681.

FRATERNAL ORDER of Eagles Auxiliary No. 2353 meeting at 7 p.m., at aerie home, 124 West Pike St., Clarksburg.

SERRA CLUB luncheon meeting at noon at Minard's Spaghetti Inn. Speaker: Rev. Leonard Blostic, T.O.R. Topic: Marian Movement of Priests. For more information: 842-8831.

Oct. 13, Nov. 11, and Dec. 9

CRAFTY KIDS class for ages 3 and up at Benedum Civic Center, Bridgeport. Kids create a take-home craft. Instructor: Eva Conner. Times: 10-11 a.m., 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. and 12:30-1:30 p.m. on each date. Sponsor: Bridgeport Parks and Recreation Department. For more information: 842-8240.

Oct. 16, 17 and 19

YWCA WEEK without Violence events: Monday: Workshop at 7 p.m., focusing on helping adults understand how children gain skills to control anger and show ways they can support children in accomplishing this task. Tuesday: Pot Luck dinner at 6 p.m. Thursday: Various non profit agencies set up tables on the courthouse steps and the city and county will read proclamations at noon. For more information: Robin Spence, 624-6881.

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