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Regional 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. Every effort will be made to run as much of the Calendar of Events as possible.

Through Sunday

ANTIQUE SHOW at Meadowbrook Mall during mall hours.

ALPHA PHI state organization of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International holds 59th annual state convention. Beginning today at 7 a.m. and concluding Sunday at Best Western Gateway Inn and Conference Center, Huntington-Barboursville area. For more information: 736-7877, 757-2573 or 1-800-248-2426.

SPECIAL SERVICES at Bible Baptist Temple. Music concerts at 6:30 p.m. each day. Services at 7 p.m. each day.


SALEM-TEIKYO University holds spring 2000 commencement Ceremony at 2 p.m. in T. Edward Davis gymnasium.

CLARKSBURG WALKAMERICA 2 p.m. at Veterans Memorial Park. Sponsor: March of Dimes. Registration: 1 p.m. For more information: 1-800-525-WALK or e-mail

SPAGHETTI DINNER 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Lumberport Community Center. Donation: $5 adults, $4 children 6 and under. Sponsor: Lumberport Lions Club. For more information:592-2704.

CLARKSBURG LEAGUE for Service Spring Reception 2-4 p.m. at Waldomore, Clarksburg. For more information: 623-5849.

BAKED STEAK dinner 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at Wilsonburg Elementary School. Tickets: $5 adults, $2.50 children. Sponsor: Wilsonburg Lions Club. For more information: 783-5381.

SMORGASBORD Early Mother's Day Dinner 1 p.m. at Folsom Volunteer Fire Department. Adults, $5; children 6-12, $2.50; children under 5, free. Sponsor: Folsom VFD and Shortline Senior Citizens. Proceeds benefit Folsom VFD and Shortline Senior Citizens.

INFORMATIONAL MEETING at 7:45 p.m. at Simpson Creek Baptist Church, Bridgeport. Concerns: 12 Days -- A Journey of Faith with Athens and Corinth Tour set Oct. 30-Nov. 10.

NEW MERCY GOSPEL Group concert 7 p.m. at Boothsville Baptist Church, Rock Union Road, off Route 73, Boothsville.

MEET YOUR Candidates Dinner 12:30-6 p.m. at Pricetown Volunteer Fire Department. Adults, $5; children 6-12, $2. Proceeds benefit Pricetown VFD.

91ST COMMENCEMENT of Davis & Elkins College at 10 a.m. in Harper-McNeeley auditorium.

SERIES TITLED "How to Repair Relationships" 10 a.m. at Light of Life Church, Old Bridgeport Hill, with Pastor Jim Lay. Child care available.

May 7 and May 9

AUDITIONS at 2 p.m. May 7 and 6:30 p.m. May 9 for ACT II Theatre Company's fall production of "Cinderella." All roles are open. For more information: 624-3357.

May 7 through May 10

REVIVAL 7 p.m. daily, 11 a.m. Sunday, at Wayside Southern Baptist Church of Buckhannon, Brushy Fork Road. Entertainment nightly. Guest: Evangelist Dr. Charles N. Cranford, pastor of Salem Baptist Church, Lincolnton, N.C.

Through May 8

AMERICAN PRODUCT and Inventory Control Society's Material and Capacity Requirements Planning Course 5:30-8 p.m. at Fairmont State College's Center for Workforce Education, I-79 Technology Park, Fairmont. To register or for more information: FSC at 367-4753 or Merle Thomas Jr., 367-4301 or 349-5602.

Monday, May 8

DANIEL DAVISSON Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, lunch and business meeting at 12:30 p.m. at Senior Center. Speaker: Dr. Nancy Jackson.

HAYWOOD CEOS Club meets at 7 p.m. at Connie Arbogast's home, Shinnston. For more information: 584-4083.

WEST MILFORD Lions Club bi-monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. at Community Center. Program. For more information: 745-5354.

CLARKSBURG ELKS Lodge 482 annual Youth Banquet at 6:30 p.m. at Village Square Conference Center. Keynote speaker: President David Hardesty Jr. of West Virginia University. For more information: 783-5381.

REVIVAL 7 p.m. daily at Nutter Fort Union Mission Church, Nutter Fort. Guest evangelist: Pastor Scott Kripps of the Violo Union Mission Church.

CLARKSBURG COUNCIL 872, Knights of Columbus, meets at 7:30 p.m. at Robert Petitto Hall. For more information: 622-0248.

SUMMIT PARK Public Service District meets at 6 p.m. at District Office, Coal Street, Summit Park.

GFWC WOMAN'S Club of Shinnston holds Presidents Banquet at 6:30 p.m. at clubhouse. Cost: $10. Dues of $20 for new year will be collected.

Through May 9

COMPUTER WORKSHOP -- "An Introduction to Microsoft Access 97" 6-9 p.m. at CWE Computer Lab. Sponsor: Fairmont State Community and Technical College's Center for Workforce Education and West Virginia High Technology Consortium Foundation. Fee: $90, includes workbooks and materials. For information: 366-2577.

Tuesday, May 9

NUTTER FORT Town Hall will be closed for primary election. Garbage service and recycling will remain on schedule.

NARFE (National Association of Retired Federal Employees) meets at Eat'N Park, Bridgeport. Lunch 11:30 a.m., meeting 1 p.m. For more information: 624-5238.

FRIENDS OF R.C.B Football meet at 7 p.m. at Mother Goose Land, Nutter Fort. For more information: 622-2932.

ANNUAL OPEN HOUSE of Center Point CEOS at 6 p.m. at Center Point Christian Church. Guest speaker author Stanley Ash. For more information: 782-3771.

BLOOD DRIVE noon-6 p.m. at Bridgeport Public Library. For more information: 598-0732 or 1-800-732-0383.

LITERACY VOLUNTEERS of Harrison County holds free 18-hour tutor training workshop 6-9 p.m. at United Technical Center. For more information: 624-0347.

WILSONBURG LIONS Club bi-monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. at Sunset-Ellis Restaurant. For more information: 783-5381.

HARRISON COUNTY Association of Retired School Employees meets at noon at Quiet Dell United Methodist Church. Memorial service and installation of officers.

DAVIS MEMORIAL Hospital's Diabetes Support Group meets at 6:30 p.m. in the hospital board room. Special speaker: Doug Paxton, registered pharmacist. For more information: 637-3139.

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE of Full Council meets at 4 p.m. at Council's offices, White Hall.

WOMEN'S CHRISTIAN Temperance Union dinner meeting at 6 p.m. at First United Methodist Church. A Christian family will be honored.

Wednesday, May 10

LINCOLN HIGH School Band performs final concert at 7:30 p.m. in auditorium of school.

DEADLINE for applications for 13th annual Senior Olympics held May 22-23 at West Virginia Wesleyan College, Buckhannon. For more information: 472-0395 or 1-800-296-0069.

HARRISON COUNTY Solid Waste Authority meets at 5:30 p.m. in Room 113 at Harrison County Courthouse.

FREE EDUCATIONAL Seminar on high blood pressure 5 p.m. at Buckhannon Medical Wellness Center, Buckhannon. Speaker: Dr. William Mitchell. Topics: Causes/treatment of hypertension and preventative measures used in maintaining healthy blood pressure.

GLEN ELK Village Development Association meets at 9 a.m. in Glen Elk Gardens.

AMERICAN SOCIETY of Highway Engineers North Central West Virginia meets at Bridgeport Country Club, Bridgeport. Social, 6:30 p.m., program and dinner, 7 p.m. Cost: $20. Reservations required: 592-5541.

May 10 and May 11

KINDERGARTEN registration 8:30-11:30 a.m. for children in West Milford Elementary School area who will be 5 years old before Sept. 1. State-certified copy of child's birth certificate and immunization records at time of registration. For appointment: 745-3341.

May 11 and May 25

GROUP -- Reading/discussion session 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Elkins/Randolph County Library. For registration or more information: Audrey Taylor at 637-0287.

Thursday, May 11

QUEEN ESTHER Chapter No. 11, Order of Eastern Star meets at 7:30 p.m. for stated meeting and to honor mothers.

1950 AND 1974 Pensioners of United Mine Workers of America meets at 1:30 p.m. at Harrison County Senior Citizens Center, Clarksburg. Representatives from District No. 31 office, Fairmont, and UMW Health and Welfare Fund office, Morgantown will attend.

LUMBERPORT LIONS Club meets at 6:30 p.m. at Sunset Ellis Restaurant. For more information: 592-2704.

LITERACY VOLUNTEERS of Harrison County holds free 18-hour tutor training workshop 6-9 p.m. at United Technical Center. For more information: 624-0347.

FRATERNAL ORDER of Eagles meet at 8 p.m. at aerie home, Clarksburg. For more information: 624-9269.

ANMOORE CEOS Club meets at noon at Anmoore Methodist Church. For more information: 623-5355.

SOUTH HARRISON High School and middle school annual spring concert at 7 p.m. Cost: Adults $3, students $2. For more information: 842-6193.

BENEDUM AIRPORT Authority meets at 3 p.m. at Terminal Building, Benedum Airport.

Friday, May 12

VENDOR RESERVATIONS due by noon for Weston Historic District May Street Fair on May 13. For an application: 269-2608, 269-4551, 269-7690 or email

REGISTRATION DEADLINE for free four-hour CPR class at 6 p.m. on May 19 at Davis Memorial Hospital. Class limited. For more information or to pre-register: 637-3139.

May 12 and May 13

SPRING CONCERT, "From the Hills to the Highlands" at 7 p.m. at Rose Garden Theatre, Clarksburg. Tickets: Adults $5, students $2. For tickets or more information: 624-7282.

May 12 through May 14

ARTS/CRAFT SHOW -- Ronald McDonald House sixth annual arts and crafts show at Meadowbrook Mall during mall hours.

TOMAHAWK PARK hosts second annual Honor The Ancestors Powwow. Begins at noon daily. Admission: $2 and non-perishable canned good; children under 13, one non-perishable canned good. Sunday free for mothers with children. Benefits Native American children of West Virginia and AAIWV food bank. For more information: 349-2088 or 683-3647.

THE ROYAL LIPIZZAN Stallion Show at Mannington District Fairgrounds. Times: Friday, Saturday, 7 p.m., Sunday, 2 p.m. Advance tickets: Adults, $10, children 6-12, $6, under 6, free. Gate: Adults, $12, children, $8, under 6 free. For advance tickets or more information: 986-3335, 986-1354.

GOSPEL MEETING at Barbour Church of Christ, Route 250. Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Sunday, 9:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Speaker: Rod Chisholm, Elkhart, Ind.

Through, May 13

DEADLINE FOR entry forms for Strawberry Mile run at noon May 20 at Academy Elementary School, Buckhannon. Entry fee: $8; $10 after May 13. For more information: 473-8090 or e-mail

Saturday, May 13

LADIES TEA SOCIAL 9 a.m. at the Light of Life Church, old Bridgeport Hill. For more information: 624-1074, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Thursdays

FREE CLOTHING 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. at Jones Run Church Activities Center, Lumberport. Items added each month.

HEALTHY KIDS FAIR and Bike Rodeo 9 a.m.-noon at Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital, Weston. Prizes, healthy refreshments, healthy living tips for children. Sponsors: Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital, State Farm Insurance, Lewis County W.I.C. Program. For more information: 269-8167.

THIRD ANNUAL Weston Historic District May Street Fair 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Sponsor: Weston Organization for Community Development, City of Weston, Lewis County Commission and Downtown Weston Merchants Association.

ELIMINATION RAMP dinner in Mt. Clare Volunteer Fire Department community room. Dinner at 6 p.m. Only 200 tickets at $15 each. Sponsor: Mt. Clare VFD. No walk-ins. For more information: 622-8954.

YOUTH CAREER FAIR 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Elkins Army National Guard Armory. A 10x10 booth space and 8-foot table provided. For more information: 367-1431 or fax: 366-4897.

REFRESHER TRAINING for certified loggers 8 a.m.-5 p.m. at Cooper's Rock State Forest at Westvaco Center. Class limited. For more information or to register: 367-2793.

MOTHER'S DAY Program 6-8 p.m. at aerie home, Clarksburg. Sponsor: Fraternal Order of Eagles auxiliary. For more information: 624-9269.

NORTH BEND Rail Trail Foundation work day. To volunteer, location and times: 1-800-899-NBRT.

May 13 through May 16

HOME/GARDEN SHOW and John Deere Expo at Meadowbrook Mall during mall hours. Ride and Drive Course in parking lot between JC Penney and Phar-Mor.

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