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RONALD MCDONALD Craft Show 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Meadowbrook Mall. Special visit from Ronald McDonald 6-8 p.m., center court.

LIL' LAMBS CLOSET spring summer consignment sale 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, Faith Christian Fellowship, Clarksburg. Children's clothing, baby items, maternity clothes.

PLANS for Barbour County 2001 Winter Fair under way, Barbour County Fairgrounds. Activities: Heritage and other crafts, ceramics, demonstrations, food, music, Little Miss Icicle and Jack Frost pageant, fresh ground cornmeal, and other items.

FIFTH ANNUAL "For Such a Time as This" women's conference 7 p.m. Friday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Trinity Assembly of God Church, Fairmont. Special speakers: Rev. Rita Robinson, Rev. Kay Zello. Cost: $15 in advance, $25 at door. Call: Rev. Patricia "Sissy" Hebb, 622-2771.

HARRISON COUNTY Checkmates, Inc. Chess Tournament, Nutter Fort Elementary School. USCF membership required. Fee: $15 for open section, 8:30-9 a.m; scholastic section, $8, 9-9:30 a.m. Call: Robert A. Jordan, 842-4771, e-mail

SARDIS COMMUNITY Council, Ltd. monthly meeting 4 p.m., Sardis Community Center. Call: 783-5485.

BAKED STEAK dinner 4-7 p.m., Quiet Dell United Methodist Church. Sponsor: Quiet Dell United Methodist Women and Boy Scout Troop 16. Cost: $6 adults, $3 6-12, 5 and under free.

CANCELED -- Bag a Bargain sale 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Duff Street United Methodist Church Multiministries Building, Stealey.

AMERICAN Association of University Women meet 12:30 p.m., Eat 'N Park Restaurant. Guest speaker: Elizabeth Meyer, AAUW state president. Reservations, information: Mary Dana, 623-5010.

STONEWALL JACKSON Memorial Hospital offers one-day childbirth class 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Call: 269-8119.

WEST VIRGINIA University's Student Dance Marathon noon, WVU Mountainlair. Proceeds benefit Children's Miracle Network.

CRAFT BAZAAR 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Reynoldsville Fire Department. Six-foot tables for rent. Cost for first, $15, second, $5. Call: Billie Jo Claypool, 623-2360.

BREAKFAST get-together for Victory High class of 1964 9:30 a.m., Johnny B's Restaurant. Call: Barbara Winans McCracken, 622-7703.

Today and March 4

FOUNDER and director David Wyns, of Barnabas Ministries, Rhode Island, speaks 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Christian Assembly, Nutter Fort.

REVIVAL 6:30 p.m. Saturday and 10:30 a.m. Sunday, God's Word of Life Church, with Evangelist Mike Flanary, Waynesburg, Pa. Call: Pastor Marty Basil, 842-5485.

Today, March 10 and 17

TECHNOLOGY and Communication for Educators course 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Dunbar Middle School, Fairmont. Instructor: Charles Pitrola. Call: West Virginia University Division of Extended Learning, 627-2190. Class limit: 20.

Today through April 7

SPRING QUILTING classes, West Virginia Mountain Products, Quiet Dell. Instructor: Dot Lemon. Cost: $35. Advanced classes, 10 a.m.-noon. Beginners classes, 1-3 p.m. Call: W.Va. Mountain Products, 622-3304, Dot Lemon, 884-7920.

Through March 4

REVIVAL SERVICES 7 p.m. at Mission of Faith Church, Big Isaac. Gerald Hamrick, evangelist. Call: Pastor John Hart, 782-1075.

Sunday, March 4

MONTHLY MEETING of Sardis Community Council, Ltd. 4 p.m., Sardis Community Center.

LINCOLN HIGH School Athletic Boosters sponsor spaghetti dinner 11 a.m.-3 p.m., high school. Cost: $5, adults and students, $3, 6 and under. Proceeds benefit Lincoln High School Athletics. Call: Christie Bryant, 592-0668, e-mail,

REV. PAUL AI from Vietnam speaks 10:30 a.m., Stealey Assembly of God, Clarksburg. Call: Pastor Larry Green, 623-1481.

BAKED STEAK dinner 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Jane Lew Fire Department. Cost: $6 adults, $3, children under 12. Sponsor: First United Methodist Church.

SPEAKER -- The Rev. Paul Ai from Vietnam speaks 10:30 a.m., Stealey Assembly of God, Clarksburg.

ANNIVERSARY Sunday 10 a.m., United Methodist Temple Church. Covered dish dinner follows.

JESSICA KING concert 6 p.m., Beulah Baptist Church activity building, Grafton. Free will offering.

SPAGHETTI dinner 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Summit Park Volunteer Fire Department. Cost: 13 and up, $5; 7-12, $3; 6 and under free. Delivery: 622-3363.

BRING A FRIEND service at Nutter Fort Union Mission Church, with the Rev. Greg Lanham speaking. Sunday school 10 a.m., worship service 11 a.m. Call: 624-4900.

Monday, March 5

LADIES ORIENTAL SHRINE meeting 7 p.m., Masonic Temple, Clarksburg. Memorial service, court gowns, refreshments. Call: 624-6778.

GRAFTON HIGH School site of blood drive 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Call: American Red Cross, 1-800-732-0383.

BINGO 7 p.m., Fraternal Order of Eagles, Clarksburg Aerie No. 2353. Proceeds benefit local and aerie charities.

CRAFTERS interested West Virginia Mountain Products Co-Op take products samples to Quiet Dell Schoolhouse. Call: 622-3304.

BLOOD DRIVE 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Grafton High School, old cafeteria. Call: American Red Cross, 1-800-732-0383.

GARDEN COUNCIL of Harrison County board meets 10 a.m., Clarksburg-Harrison Public Library conference room.

VICTORY High School Class of 1954 meeting 6:30 p.m., Western Steer Steak House. Spouses welcome. Call: 842-4384 or 622-8559.

Tuesday, March 6

FESTIVAL OF IDEAS by Dr. Brian Greene, "The Theory of Everything 7:30 p.m., Mountainlair Ballrooms. Call: 293-SHOW.

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

SEMI-ANNUAL Bulk Pack Frozen Foods Sale by Harrison County 4-H clubs. Call: WVU-Harrison County Extension office, 624-8650.

ROMNEY SCHOOLS for the Deaf and Blind choirs, "The Tapestry" and "The Mountaineer Melodies" perform 3 p.m., coal room, Bridgeport-Clarksburg Holiday Inn. Call: 624-4811.

ALPHA DELTA Kappa-Beta Chapter covered dish dinner 6 p.m., Heritage Christian School.

HARRISON COUNTY Board of Education meeting 6 p.m., Robert C. Byrd High School. Public forum follows.

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

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

March 6 and 8

ARTISTS-IN-RESIDENCE work with students at South Harrison middle and high schools.

March 6 through 9

PRE-REGISTRATION for Doddridge County kindergarten. Appointments: 873-2300, 782-1167.

Wednesday, March 7

LUNCHEON meeting of Serra Club of Clarksburg noon, Minard's Spaghetti Inn. Speaker: Rev. Peter Giannamore. Topic: Stations of the Cross. Call: 842-8831.

BLOOD DRIVE noon-6 p.m., Elkins High School. Call: American Red Cross, 1-800-732-0383.

TWO-DAY workshop on Consumer's Guide to Wills and Powers of Attorney 6-9 p.m., Robert C. Byrd High School. Facilitator: John A. Farmer. Call: West Virginia University Division of Extended Learning, 627-2190.

FRATERNAL ORDER of Eagles, Clarksburg Aerie No. 2353 auxiliary meeting 7 p.m., aerie home. Interviews of prospective members 6 p.m. Call: 622-7231.

PLANNING MEETING for Washington Irving High School class of 1961 40th reunion 5:30 p.m., Village Square Conference Center, Route 19 south of Clarksburg. Addresses needed. Call: Steve, 624-1610, Barbara, 622-4256.

LOST CREEK Community Festival planning meeting 7 p.m., Lost Creek Community Building. Call: Cheryl Allman, 745-4020.

March 7, 14, 21 and 28

VEGETARIAN COOKING: A New Taste for Healthy Living four-session hands-on class, West Virginia University Division of Extended Learning, Robert C. Byrd High School. Instructors: Husband wife team, Ian Rudick and Beth Weegar. Call: 627-2190.

Thursday, March 8

GFWC WOMAN'S CLUB of Bridgeport meeting 7:30 p.m., Benedum Civic Center. Program: Nurse practitioner Georgia Daniels on "Women's Health Issues". Call: 842-8310.

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

QUEEN ESTHER CHAPTER No. 11, Order of the Eastern Star meeting 7:30 p.m., Masonic Temple. Call: 842-3062.

FRATERNAL ORDER of Eagles, Clarksburg Aerie No. 2353 meeting 8 p.m., aerie home. Call: 622-7231.

REGIONAL WINNERS of county spelling bees compete in regional spelling bee 6:30 p.m., Robert C. Byrd High School.

19TH ANNUAL Lincoln Jazz Band Festival 7 p.m., Lincoln High School, Shinnston. County junior high and high school jazz bands featured. Admission: $4 adults, $3 students. Call: Jill Stalnaker, 622-2206.

MOUNTAINEER CHAPTER APICS meeting, Westchester Village, Fairmont. Social, 6 p.m., dinner, 6:30 p.m., program, 7 p.m. Speaker: Mike Massinople, Mabscott Supply. Call: John Parker, 449-8144,

March 8 through 10

NUTTER FORT Union Church "Winter Conference" services 7 p.m. Special speakers, singers. Call: 624-4900.

March 8 and 29

TAYLOR COUNTY Photography Club beginners photography class 6:30-8 p.m., Taylor County Library, Grafton. Cost: $20. Call: Ken Bolyard, 265-4102, 265-1407, Harry White, 265-5405.

Friday, March 9

NUTTER FORT Sanitary Board meeting noon, town hall.

REGISTRATION for West Virginia spring conference at Fraternal Order of Eagles, Clarksburg Aerie No. 2353, 6-8:30 p.m., Clarksburg aerie home. Call: 622-7231.

BENEFIT RUMMAGE, hot dog and bake sale 8 a.m.-3 p.m. for spay/neuter program, Upshur County Humane Society. Call: 623-0003.

REGULAR NOON meeting of Lions Club of Clarksburg at Minard's. Guest speaker: Harrison County Circuit Court Chief Judge John L. Marks.

CHRISTIAN GATHERING 7 p.m., Full Gospel Chapel, Clarksburg. Call: 623-4690.

March 9 and 10

FREE CONCERT and youth rally 6:30 p.m., Calvary United Methodist Church. Call: Tina Matthey, 622-7621,

March 9, 16, 23, 30

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

Saturday, March 10

WEST VIRGINIA state spring conference at Fraternal Order of Eagles, Clarksburg Aerie No. 2353. Joint meeting noon. Aerie and auxiliary follows at aerie home. Call: 622-7231.

DELTA KAPPA GAMMA meeting, Clarksburg Masonic Temple. Social hour 11 a.m., lunch 11:30 a.m. Speaker: Barbara Cover, north west regional director. Program: Spring make-up by Peggy Matish.

PANCAKE and sausage day 6 a.m.-2 p.m., Hodgesville Lions CLub, Warren District Community Center.

AMERICAN RED Cross of Upshur County sponsors eighth annual open house 8;30 a.m.-5 p.m., Episcopal church, Buckhannon. Cost: $5. Call: Red Cross, 472-8060.

ROOSEVELT-WILSON High School class of 1965 get together 9 a. m., Dave's Restaurant. Call: Connie Poling, 622-5551 or Ilene Corathers, 745-5444, e-mail:

CAMPUS Visitation Day at Fairmont State College, 7:45 a.m. Academic fair, other sessions until 1:30 p.m.

COMMUNITY picnic by Wilsonburg Lions Club 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Wilsonburg Elementary School.

March 10 and 11

KANAWHA VALLEY Coin Club annual coin show 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Charleston Civic Center. Call: 304-562-5913 or write: KVCC, P.O. Box 775, Hurricane, WV, 25526.