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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.


COVERED-DISH dinner to welcome new minister and wife 6 p.m., Johnstown Community Building. Call: 624-4549.

LUMBERPORT Eagle District Fair, Lumberport. Fireman's parade 6 p.m. Aug. 17; grand parade 6 p.m. Aug. 18. Live entertainment, games, concessions. Photogenic contest information: Sheryl Burr, 584-4031, after 5 p.m. or Dot Jones, 584-4764.

2001 SUMMER Performer Series, Tygart Lake State Park. Nationally acclaimed storytellers, "The Mountain Women," begin 7 p.m.; weekly campfire 8:45 p.m. Call: 265-6148, 1-800-CALL WVA.

SAGEBRUSH ROUND-UP, Bunner Ridge near Fairmont. Show 7-11 p.m. Cost: $2 adult, children under 12 free. Call: 363-4864 or 292-5854.

FOUNDER'S DAY parade noon, Shinnston. Performers: Shinnston Community Band 1:30 p.m., fire department; Twist of Fate 2 p.m., WesBanco parking lot. Games, sumo wrestling for children, roadside sales. Call: Walter Post, 592-0286, Kevin Nuzum, 592-0394.

MOUNT CLARE Lions hold hot dog sale and free eye screening, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Mount Clare Fire Department.

BENEFIT CAR SHOW, downtown Kroger parking lot. Registration 10 a.m.-noon, $10 fee. Proceeds benefit John Boyles Medical Fund. Live band provided by Kroger No. 688. Call: 623-5468.

SALEM VETERANS of Foreign Wars Ladies Auxiliary Post No. 9151 appreciation dinner 6 p.m., post home.

Through Aug. 19

HOMECOMING at Holy Trinity Chapel, corner of Filbert and Fleming streets, Route 50 East. Guest speaker: The Rev. Silas Mullins, Pineville. Friday service, 7 p.m.; Saturday covered-dish dinner, 4 p.m.; Sunday school, 10 a.m.

Sunday, Aug. 19

REGULAR MONTHLY meeting of Hispanic Heritage and Cultural Association 3 p.m., Harrison County Senior Citizens Center, Clarksburg. Board meeting, 2:30 p.m. Call: 623-1787.

COURT 334 Clarksburg, Catholic Daughters of the Americas, membership tea 2-4 p.m., YWCA, Clarksburg. Call: Marion Kniska, regent, 842-4500.

HOMECOMING of Coplin United Methodist Church, 112 miles off Route 50, Jarvisville Road. Covered-dish dinner at noon. Music by Dean Family at 1 p.m.

STONEWALL JACKSON Amateur Radio Association sponsors testing session 2 p.m., St. Mark's Lutheran Church basement, intersection of U.S. 19 south and Davisson Run Road. Two forms of identification including photo required. Charge of license upgrade. Call: 624-5186.

BEREAVED PARENTS of the USA, North Central Chapter, meets 1:30 p.m. Heritage Room, Bridgeport United Methodist Church. Call: 842-2384 or 842-3640.

Through Aug. 20

STUDENT SERVICES Day at West Virginia University, Morgantown. Student registration 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 17, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Aug. 18, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Aug. 20. Call: (304) 293-4006.

Monday, Aug. 20

NUTTER FORT Public Library Board of Trustees meeting 6 p.m., Nutter Fort Public Library. Call: Crystal Hamrick, librarian/director, 622-7563.

DIABETES SUPPORT Group 5:30-7:30 p.m., United Hospital Center, Clarksburg. Guest speaker: Dr. David R. Franke, podiatrist, on medical and surgical foot care.

DOMINION Transmission, Inc. kicks off annual campaign for United Way of Harrison County 3 p.m.

STONEWOOD City Council regular meeting 7 p.m., council chambers.

RESERVATIONS DUE for Clarksburg-Bridgeport After 5 Christian Women's Clubs of America dinner meeting 6:45 p.m. Aug. 21, Holiday Inn, Bridgeport. Call: 623-4708, 842-3979 before 11 a.m.

BLOOD DRIVE noon-6 p.m., Baptist Temple, Fellowship Hall, 430 Morgantown Ave., Fairmont. Call: American Red Cross, 1-800-732-0383.

VICTORY HIGH school class of 1953 meets 6:30 p.m. for dinner, Raymon's. Call: Connie L. Findley, 842-4333 or e-mail:

DINNER for Our Lady of Peace Assembly No. 1184, 4th Degree, 6:30 p.m., Raymon's. Meeting follows at Robert Petitto Knights of Columbus Hall, Clarksburg. Call: Joseph Tiano, 622-0248.

Aug. 20 and 21

NEW STUDENT registration 8-11 a.m. and 1-2 p.m., Bridgeport High School. Bring birth certificate, shot records and school records if available. Call: 842-3693.

REGISTRATION for new Adamston Elementary School students pre-school through fifth grade 9-11 a.m. Bring certified birth certificate, immunization record and Social Security number. Call: 624-3399.

Aug. 20 through 22

REGISTRATION for new students at South Harrison Middle School noon-3 p.m. Aug. 20, 8-11 a.m. and noon-3 p.m. Aug. 21 and 22. Bring shot records, birth certificate, any school records including last report card.

Aug. 20 through 25

REVIVAL 7 p.m. daily, Mt. Lebanon Church, Kincheloe. Singing nightly. Call: (304) 884-7919.

Tuesday, Aug. 21

PHILIP BARBOUR High School registration of new students 9 a.m.-noon and 1-4 p.m. Call: 457-4807.

OPEN HOUSE for pre-school and kindergarten students at Adamston Elementary School 6-8 p.m. Call: 624-3399.

HARRISON COUNTY Board of Education regular meeting 4 p.m., Kelly Miller Building auditorium, E.B. Saunders Way, Clarksburg.

CENTRAL West Virginia Toastmasters meeting 6:30 p.m., Sunset-Ellis, Route 19 south of Shinnston.

CLARKSBURG-BRIDGEPORT After 5 Christian Women's Clubs of America dinner meeting 6:45 p.m., Holiday Inn, Bridgeport. Guest speaker: Betty Fox, Greenville, Ohio. Reservations: 623-4708, 842-3979 before 11 a.m. Aug. 20.

REGULAR MEETING of West Milford Town Council 7 p.m., West Milford Municipal Building/Community Center, Liberty Street and Highland Dam Road.

BLOOD DRIVE 1-7 p.m., Our Lady of Perpetual Help, 707 Third St., Stonewood. Call: American Red Cross, 1-800-732-0383.

WILSONBURG HOMECOMING Committee meeting 5:30 p.m., Wilsonburg Baptist Church. Call: Walter E. Swiger Jr., 623-0714.

VERIZON TELEPHONE Pioneers Life Member Club meeting noon, Eat 'N Park restaurant. Call: 623-3148.

PRAYER MEETING 9-10 a.m., Bible Church of God, Reynoldsville. Call: 592-1095.

Aug. 21 through 25

DODDRIDGE COUNTY Fair, Snowbird Road, West Union.

Through Aug. 22

YOGA CLASS 6:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Benedum Civic Center, Bridgeport. Cost: $21. Instructor: Elizabeth Conner. Sponsor: Bridgeport Parks and Recreation Dept. Call: 842-8240.

Wednesday, Aug. 22

SOUTH HARRISON High School new student registration 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Call: 745-3315. Bring copy of transcript, birth certificate and immunization records.

JOE AND MAUREEN Yeager, missionaries from Belize, Central America will minister 7 p.m., Abundant Life Church, Arlington Addition, Clarksburg.

GREATER HARRISON County Public Service District regular monthly board meeting 8:30 a.m., West Milford Treatment Facility.

NEW STUDENT registration at Washington Irving Middle School, Clarksburg. Times: 8 a.m.-noon and 1-3 p.m. Aug. 15, 8 a.m.-noon Aug. 22. Bring birth certificate, shot record, most recent report card. Call: 624-3271, Web site:

GORE MIDDLE School registration for new students 9-11 a.m. and noon-2 p.m. at the school. Call: 624-3260.

"DAISY ABC'S Event" 6-8 p.m., Clarksburg City Park, Nutter Fort. Sponsor: Girl Scouts of Black Diamond Council.

CLARKSBURG OUR Lady of Peace Assembly No. 1184 and Marion Assembly No. 2114 of Fairmont, joint installation of officers of the 4th Degree 6:30 p.m., Fairmont council home. Call: 622-0248.

Through Aug. 23

BRIDGEPORT HIGH School band sells Corbi pizza and cookie dough. Call: Jackie, 842-2012, Lou, 842-7309.

Thursday, Aug. 23

REGISTRATION of new students at Philip Barbour High School 9 a.m.-noon, 1-4 p.m.

NORWOOD Elementary School open house 3-6 p.m. Back-to-school dance sponsored by PTA. Times: 4-5:30 p.m. grades K-2, 5:45-7:30 p.m. grades 3-5.

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

ORIENTATION for sixth-graders 3 p.m., Salem Middle School. Call: 782-1131.

SOUTH HARRISON Middle School open house for new students 6-8 p.m.

BLOOD DRIVE 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Holy Rosary Catholic Church Hall, 35 Franklin St., Buckhannon. Call: American Red Cross, 1-800-732-0383.

GORE MIDDLE School open house for incoming sixth-grade students and new students 7 p.m. at the school. Call: 624-3260.

OPEN HOUSE for all sixth- graders, new students and parents 6 p.m., Washington Irving Middle School, Clarksburg. Call: 624-3271, Web site,

KIWANIS CLUB meeting noon, Jim Reid's restaurant, Nutter Fort. Speaker: Linda S. Bull. Topic: Stonewall Jackson Heritage Arts and Crafts Jubilee.

Aug. 23 and 24

NEW STUDENT registration and open house at Bridgeport Middle School. Registration: 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 23. Bring child's birth certificate, shot records and most recent report card and address of last school attended. Open house: 1-3 p.m. Aug. 24.

Through Aug. 24

YMCA SUMMER day camp program 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Call: 623-3303.

HERITAGE CHRISTIAN School accepts applications for enrollment for students preschool-10th grade. Call: 842-1740.

Friday, Aug. 24

BIBLE SCHOOL at Rev. Todd Buterbaugh's East Clarksburg Wesleyan Methodist Church 6-8 p.m. Lesson on "Nehemiah." Call: Robin Byrd, 623-1854.

LIONS CLUB of Clarksburg meeting noon, Minard's Spaghetti Inn, Clarksburg. Speakers: Tom and Louann Atkins.

BLOOD DRIVE 1-7 p.m., St. Patrick's Catholic Church Hall, 204 Furbee Ave., Weston. Sponsor: Mannington Knights of Columbus. Call: American Red Cross, 1-800-732-0383.

GFWC WOMAN'S CLUB of Bridgeport holds "Hoe Down" membership picnic 6 p.m. Bridgeport City Park; covered dish. Call: Shirley Hadorn 842-8310.

Aug. 24 and 25

REUNION -- Roosevelt-Wilson High School Class of 1946 55th reunion. Reservations to Bill Kirkpatrick, 407 Austin Ave., Clarksburg, WV 26301.

ROOSEVELT-WILSON High School Class of 1976 reunion, Clarksburg Country Club. Social gathering 7 p.m., Aug. 24; social hour 6:30 p.m. Aug. 25, dinner/dance 7:30 p.m. Call: Linda Jenkins Radcliff, 623-0494 after 6 p.m.

Saturday, Aug. 25

STONEWALL JACKSON Jubilee Fine Arts Exhibition 1-4 p.m., Harrison Cottage, Jackson's Mill near Weston. Call: (304) 269-1863.

HARRISON COUNTY Parks and Recreation Commission offers trip to Kings Island theme park. Cost: $70 per person. Adult must accompany children under 16. Call: Parks and Recreation, 624-8619.

COOKERS NEEDED for West Virginia Italian Heritage Festival 13th annual Pasta Cook-off at 9 a.m., Harrison County Courthouse Plaza. $1,200 in prizes, trip/gift certificates. Dances, ethnic music. Run for the Roses 12:15 p.m. Call: Frank Perris, 745-4613, Italian Festival office, 622-7314.

THIRD ANNUAL Kick-off Luncheon and Fashion Show for West Virginia Black Heritage Festival 11:30 a.m., Harrison County Senior Citizens Center, 500 W. Main St., Clarksburg. Tickets: $20 in advance. Call: Debora Davis, (304) 739-4806, Barbara Smith, 622-4256, Allen Lee, 623-2335.

LITTLE MISS and Mister West Virginia pageant, Bi-Centennial Hotel, Buckhannon.

NORTH CENTRAL West Virginia Parkinson Patient and Family Support Group meeting 1-2:30 p.m., Eat 'N Park Restaurant, Bridgeport. Guest speaker: Dr. Alvaro Gutierez, neurologist. Call: Tracey Robertson, 363-1028.

ICE CREAM Social begins at 10 a.m., Stewart Chapel Freewill Baptist Church, Lost Creek Road. Music: Young Deciples.

YARD SALE to help pay medical bills for Heaven McIntire 9 a.m., 220 Meadowview Drive, Bridgeport. Money collected deposited into medical fund. Call: 842-3433, 584-4359.

CHILDREN'S music registration for fall term study now being accepted with Fairmont State College's Children's Music Program. Private and class instruction. Call: 366-3758.

WILSONBURG LIONS CLUB hot dog sale 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Wilsonburg church parking lot.

Sunday, Aug. 26

MITCHELL and Cindy Richards and family minister 10:45 a.m., Abundant Life Church, Arlington Addition, Clarksburg.

Aug. 26 and 27

AUDITIONS for Fairmont State College Masquers production of "Godspell," directed by Daniel K. Weber, 7 p.m., Wallman Hall Theatre, FSC campus. Production dates: 7:30 p.m. Oct. 3-6, Wallman Hall Theatre. Call: Weber, 367-4103.

Monday, Aug. 27

WOMEN OF THE MOOSE, Clarksburg Chapter No. 409, bi-monthly meeting 7:30 p.m., Loyal Order of Moose No. 52 Lodge, 150 East Main St.

SUNSHINE Support Group meeting 6 p.m., Holiday Inn, Fairmont. Swim party. Call: Ruby Fratt, 622-5674, Linda Knoble, 366-1938.

LIONS CLUB of Clarksburg Board of Directors meeting noon, Minards Spaghetti Inn, Clarksburg.

KNIGHTS of Columbus No. 872, Clarksburg, installation of officers, 3rd Degree 6:30 p.m., Robert Petitto Knights of Columbus Hall, Clarksburg. Covered dish dinner. Members A-L bring vegetable, M-Z bring dessert. Call: Sam Veltri, 623-2764 or Joseph Tiano, 622-0248.

BLOOD DRIVE 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Mountainlair Blue Ballroom, University Avenue, Morgantown. Sponsored by WVU Staff/Council. Call: American Red Cross, 1-800-732-0383.

MORGANTOWN Blood Center blood drive noon-6 p.m., Pineview Drive. Call: American Red Cross, 1-800-732-0383.

Aug. 27 through 31

ADULT BASIC Education classes 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Barbour County Vocational-Technical Center media center, room 6. Call: John Armentrout, ABE instructor, or Doug Schiefelbein, ABE director, 457-4807.

Tuesday, Aug. 28

MASS and recitation of Rosary 7 p.m., Chapel of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish Center, Stonewood. Call: 842-8831.

WEST MILFORD Lions Club meeting with East Lewis Lions Club for family picnic 6:30 p.m., Lewis County Park. Call: 745-3285.

HARRISON COUNTY Right to Life meeting 7 p.m., Life Choice Center, Nutter Fort.

BLOOD DRIVE 1-6 p.m., Robert Petitto KOC Hall, Clarksburg. Sponsor: Knights of Columbus No. 872, Clarksburg. Call: 1-800-54BLOOD.

PRAYER MEETING 9-10 a.m., Clarksburg Church of God, Liberty Addition. Call: 622-1302.

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

Through Aug. 29

EXHIBITION of art works, "Black, White and in Between," Booth Library Gallery, Davis & Elkins College, Elkins. Opening reception 4 p.m. Friday. Call: 637-1200.

Wednesday, Aug. 29

LOST CREEK Senior Citizens monthly business meeting 11:30 a.m., Ponderosa.

MARINE CORPS LEAGUE, D.H.L. Detachment No. 981, Clarksburg meeting, 7 p.m., Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 573. First-time marines bring copy of DD-214 or discharge papers. New Commandant Bobby Lee Woodard. Call: 745-4495.

Aug. 29 and 30

WEST VIRGINIA Safety Council defensive driving class 6-10 p.m., Robert C. Byrd High School, Room D-104, Clarksburg. Cost: $45. Reservations: (304) 343-3171, epmail

Thursday, Aug. 30

BLOOD DRIVE noon-6 p.m., Lost Creek United Methodist Church, Main Street. Call: American Red Cross, 1-800-732-0383.

KIWANIS CLUB meeting noon, Jim Reid's restaurant, Nutter Fort. Speaker: Blair Montgomery. Topic: Provost Community and Technical College.

KARATE CLASS 6:30-8:30 p.m. Sponsored by West Milford Police Department. Cost: $10. Ages 6 and up. For location or more information: 745-3131.

LUNCH with West Virginia Mystery writer John Billheimer noon, Clarksburg-Harrison Public Library. Bring bag lunch. Drinks, dessert furnished. Call: 627-2236.

Through Aug. 31

HARRISON COUNTY Association of Retired School Employees & West Virginia Association of Retired School Employees dues being collected for 2001-2002 year. Call: Rita Hammond, 623-0929.

Through Aug. 31, Sept. 1-30

"RED LETTER Months" for Central Christian Church, corner of Pike and Chestnut streets.

Friday, Aug. 31

LIONS CLUB of Clarksburg meet noon, Minards Spaghetti Inn, Clarksburg.

WEST VIRGINIA Italian Heritage Festival Young Artist Concert at Waldomore. For time or more information: Festival office, 622-7314, Pam's Musical Studio, 842-5123.

Aug. 31, Sept. 1 and 2

MORE THAN 100 crafters at Jane Lew Fireman's Festival, Jane Lew Fire Department, one mile off Exit 105, Interstate 79. Call: Ellen Ball, 457-3097.

Saturday, Sept. 1

OPEN HOUSE to kick-off Clarksburg Mission fund-raising project 1:30-3 p.m., Mission, 312 N. 4th St., Clarksburg. Call: 622-2451.

SHINNSTON Community Band performs 1:30 p.m., main stage at Italian Heritage Festival. Call: 592-0156, 592-1313.

SECOND ANNUAL Barbour County Fair 5K Run benefiting Hospice Care Corp. 9 a.m., Barbour County Fairgrounds. First 60 participants get free T-shirt. Refreshments. Fee: $10, pre-registration, $15, race day. Call: Hospice Care, 457-2141.

WASHINGTON IRVING High School Class of 1975 and 1976 25-year reunion, Clarksburg Country Club. Call: Luke Christie, 258-6712,, Ann Bush Kirby, 623-4739, Sal Kirby,

INTRODUCTION to piano class, 5-5:45 p.m., Fairmont State College, Wallman Hall Building, School of Fine Arts Department, Room No. 205.

Sept. 1 and 2

MOUNTAIN MAN Marbles Tournament at Jackson's Mill on the lawn by Mount Vernon Dining Hall at the Stonewall Jackson Jubilee. Entry fees: $7, $25. For entry form: WV Marble Shooters, P.O. Box 4002, Clarksburg, WV 26302 or call: 1-800-296-1863.

Tuesday, Sept. 4

WILSONBURG Lions Club board meeting 7 p.m., Wilsonburg Baptist Church.

HARRISON COUNTY Board of Education regular meeting 4 p.m., Kelly Miller Building auditorium, E.B. Saunders Way, Clarksburg.

ALPHA DELTA Kappa -- Beta Chapter dinner meeting 6 p.m., Methodist Temple. Altruistic project: Schols in West Virginia flood areas.

PRAYER MEETING 9-10 a.m., Elk Lick Church of God, Route 23, Salem. Call: 782-1818.

Friday, Sept. 7

SMORGASBORD DINNER 4-7 p.m., Middletown Community Building, Route 73, south of Middletown Mall. Cost: Adults, $7, under 12, $3. Sponsor: Middletown Community Association.

MONTHLY meeting of Veterans of the Oil and Gas Industries, The Wilderness, Jane Lew. Social hour 11 a.m., luncheon at noon.

Saturday, Sept. 8

48TH JOHNSTOWN Community Fair noon-8 p.m., Johnstown Community Building. Food, crafts, games, door prizes, baked goods, entertainment. Call: Peggy riffle, 745-3475.

TESTIMONIAL DINNER for Lady Roseann Turner, Independent Order of Odd Fellows, 7 p.m., Ramada Inn, Morgantown.

RESERVATIONS DUE for the Lumberport/Wallace Lions Clubs annual district governor dinner, Lumberport Community Center. Call: Lion Netia McCarty, 592-0937.

Sept. 8 and 9

CARNIVAL/FALL Festival at Summit Park Volunteer Fire Department. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, begins at 10 a.m. Sunday. Call: 622-3363.

Sunday, Sept. 9

HOMECOMING at Meadowview Community Church, Miletus, Doddridge County. Speaker: The Rev. Chad Weaver. Guest singers: The Plaugher Family of Cincinnati, Ohio. Covered-dish dinner noon. Service begins at 1:30 p.m.

Monday, Sept. 10

VICTORY HIGH SCHOOL class of 1954 get-together 6 p.m., Raymon's Restaurant.

INTRODUCTION to bridge classes for people 50 and over 1-3 p.m., Harrison County Senior Citizens Center. Registration: Instructor Virginia Richards, 622-0221 after 5 p.m., Senior Center, 623-6795.

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

Tuesday, Sept. 11

SEMINAR on Basics of Going into Business in West Virginia 9 a.m.-noon, Center for Workforce Education Training Room, 3000 Technology Drive, Fairmont. Pre-registration: Martha Amos, 367-2712.

PRAYER MEETING 9-10 a.m., Faith Christian Fellowship, Route 20 south of Clarksburg. Call: 622-1038.

Sept. 11 through 13

HARRISON COUNTY Chapter American Red Cross offers Adult CPR with AED, Infant and Child CPR and First Aid Course. Call: 624-7689.

Wednesday, Sept. 12

HOW TO REALLY Start Your Business seminar 9 a.m.-noon, Alderson-Broaddus College, Philippi, New Main Building, fourth floor. Pre-registration: Nick Lambernedis, 368-2712.

Thursday, Sept. 13

WILSONBURG Lions Club bi-monthly meeting at Lumberport Community Center instead of the church. Call: 623-0305.

LUMBERPORT/WALLACE Lions Clubs annual district governor dinner, Lumberport Community Center. Reservations due by Sept. 8. Call: Lion Netia McCarty, 592-0937.

HARRISON COUNTY Chapter American Red Cross new seminar on managing stress 7-8:30 p.m., Clarksburg office. Cost: $5. Call: 624-7689 before Sept. 10.

Sept. 14 through 16

TINA SANDY from Lumberport preaching a revival 7 p.m., Abundant Life Church, Arlington Addition, Clarksburg.

Saturday, Sept. 15

LOST CREEK Community Festival. Vendors, arts and crafts, parade, flea market.

Sunday, Sept. 16

ANNUAL SPRINT Print Run for the Park 5K 2 p.m., Deegan and Hinkle Lakes Park, Bridgeport. T-shirts and other prizes. Race fee: $10, pre-registered, $12 race day. Call: Bridgeport Parks and Recreation, 842-8240.

SUNDAY in the Park Quilt, Motorcycle Show, Clarksburg City Park, Nutter Fort. Quilt Show registration: 12:30-1 p.m.; judging 2 p.m.; People's Choice Award 3:30 p.m. Pre-entry form questions: Connie Blanco, 622-8496. Motorcycle Show registration, 12:30-1 p.m., fee, $2. Hog/World Class Best of Show trophies awarded, prize drawings. Supports Kids on the Block and United Way of Harrison County. Sponsor: A.B.A.T.E., 622-8595.

Monday, Sept. 17

WEST MILFORD Lions Club begins sale of brooms, mops, light bulbs, etc. in West Milford, Laurel Park, Country Club, Sycamore, Coburns Creek, Good Hope, Duck Creek, Buffalo Creek. Call: 745-3285.

Tuesday, Sept. 18

SEMINAR on How to Write a Business Plan 9 a.m.-noon, Center for Workforce Education, 3000 Technology Drive, Fairmont. Pre-registration: Martha Amos, 367-2712.

PRAYER MEETING 9-10 a.m., Full Gospel Church, Washington Avenue, Clarksburg. Call: 623-4690.

Wednesday, Sept. 19

COMPUTER ACCOUNTING with Peachtree seminar 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Center for Workforce Education, Computer Lab 111, 3000 Technology Drive, Fairmont. Pre-registration: Nick Lambernedis, 368-0023.

Sept. 19 and 20

WEST VIRGINIA Small Business Innovation Research Initiative Conference 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., National Energy Technology Laboratory, 3610 Collins Ferry Road, Morgantown. Pre-registration: Web site,, Ken Martin, WVU Extension Service, (304) 293-6967, ext. 3343, e-mail,

Sept. 21 and 22

BUCKWHEAT CAKES and sausage dinner, Paradise Cove Community Building, Route 1, Knottsville Road, Grafton. Times: 4-7 p.m. Sept. 21, 4-7 p.m. Sept. 22. Cost: $5 adults, $2.50 children. All-you-can-eat Buckwheat cakes, more than two sausage cakes 50 cents a piece. Call: 265-4456.

Sept. 21 through 23

FALL HARVEST of Crafts during Meadowbrook Mall hours, Bridgeport. Call: Ellen Ball, 457-3097.

Saturday, Sept. 22

VICTORY HIGH School class of 1965 breakfast get-together 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Eat 'N Park restaurant, Bridgeport. Call: Mike, 269-3399, Prudie, 622-0061, Ellen, 457-3097, Flora, 622-2129.

Monday, Sept. 24

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

Tuesday, Sept. 25

REGULAR MEETING and covered dish dinner of Wilsonburg Lions Club 6:30 p.m., Wilsonburg Baptist Church. Guest speaker: Avette Jones, new Mission director. Call: 623-0305.

PRAYER MEETING 9-10 a.m., God's Word of Life, Route 50 east of Bridgeport. Call: 842-5485.

Thursday, Sept. 27

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

Sept. 28 through 30

COMMUNITY CPR and First Aid Instructor course by Harrison County Chapter American Red Cross, Clarksburg office. Call: 624-7689.

Saturday, Sept. 29

FBI JERRY DOVE Memorial 5K, FBI Criminal Justice Information Services Division Complex, Interstate 79, Jerry Dove Drive, Exit 124, Clarksburg. Open to public. Entry fee: $12 before Sept. 7; $15, after Sept. 7. Registration, (304) 625-4970.

NINTH ANNUAL Mountain State Miniature Enthusiasts Dollhouse Show and sale 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Middletown Mall, Banquet room. Cost: $1 donation. Proceeds go to Make A Wish Foundation.

Through Oct. 3

FAIRMONT STATE College Community Music program second series of beginning piano classes. Call: 366-3758. Cost: $110.

Oct. 3 and 4

THIRD ANNUAL State Convention of Korean War Veterans Association of West Virginia, Raleigh County National Guard Armory Civic Center, 200 Armory Drive, Beckley. Banquet: 6:15 p.m. Oct. 3; business meeting: 9:30 a.m. Oct. 4. Call: State President Frank Goff, (304) 722-1204, State Secretary Betty Gainer, (304) 984-1609.

Thursday, Oct. 4

KARATE CLASS 6:30-8:30 p.m. Sponsored by West Milford Police Department. Cost: $10. Ages 6 and up. For location or more information: 745-3131.

Friday, Oct. 5

SMORGASBORD DINNER 4-7 p.m., Middletown Community Building, Route 73, south of Middletown Mall. Cost: Adults, $7, under 12, $3. Sponsor: Middletown Community Association.

Wednesday, Oct. 10

DAN NICHOLSON of Lawrence, Kansas holds healing service, Abundant Life church, Arlington Addition, Clarksburg.

Oct. 13, 14, 20 through 31

HAUNTED HOUSE at Summit Park Volunteer Fire Department. Hours: 7-11 p.m. Oct. 13-14, begins at 7 p.m. Oct. 20-31. Call: 622-3363 or 623-9537.

Oct. 26 through 28

ROTARY CLUB of Clarksburg Craft Show during Meadowbrook Mall hours, Bridgeport. Call: 457-3097.

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