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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.


COUNTRY MUSIC Television video truck noon-3 p.m., American Homes. Benefits United Way of Harrison County. Call: 624-8400 or 624-6337.

WEST VIRGINIA Landmark Players perform musical "Godspell" 8 p.m., Landmark Studio for the Arts, Sutton. Call: Jeff Hudkins, 226-5729.

BAKE SALE, yard sale begins 9 a.m., Bible Church of God, Wilsonburg.

HOAGIE and yard sale begins 9 a.m., Bible Church of God, Wilsonburg. Call: Karen at 783-5551 or Judy at 641-7114.

"JUNGLE BOOK," a production of The Jigsaw Theatre Project at 7 p.m., Rose Garden Theatre. Tickets: $6 in advance, $7 at door. Call: 624-7271.

BRIDGEPORT HIGH School seniors present "Once Upon a Mattress" play 7:30 p.m., school's auditorium. Tickets: $7, preferred seating, $4, general admission. Call: 842-6785.

THREE-DAY revival 7 p.m., First Baptist Church, Nutter Fort. Speaker: the Rev. David Hulme. Music, nursery.

SPRING JUBILEE 7 p.m., Kingdom Heirs Baptist Church, Ritter Street, Hepzibah. Singers: Friday, The Riffles; Friday and Saturday, Missionary: Jeff Holloway.

PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT at Clarksburg-Harrison Public Library. Mid-month artwork of area students join work of Tamar Kotowski, Robert C. Byrd High School sophomore.

HOT DOG and bake sale 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Church of the Lord Jesus Christ, Shinnston.

SAGEBRUSH Round-Up, Bunner Ridge near Fairmont. Entertainment begins 6 p.m., open stage. Show 7 p.m. Cost: $2 , under 12 free.

SPECIAL YOUTH RALLY sponsored by Harrison County Youth Network 6:30-8:30 p.m., Clarksburg Baptist Church. Call: Danny Silvey, 842-3589 or 842-8963.

NORTH CENTRAL West Virginia Parkinson Patient Family Support Group meeting 11 a.m., Eat 'N Park, Bridgeport. Call: Tracey Robertson, 363-1028.

SPAGHETTI DINNER noon-7 p.m., Middletown Community Center, Route 73 South, Fairmont. Adults, $5, 12 and under, $3.

GOSPEL SING 7 p.m., Mt. Lebanon Church, Kincheloe. Guest: Jay Nicholson. Call: 884-7748.

COIN AUCTION 10 a.m., Ali Ghan Shrine Club, 13100 Ali Ghan Road, NE, Cumberland, Md. Lot viewing, 8 a.m.

SPRING FASHION show 2 p.m., Fashion Bug, New Pointe Plaza.

BEAN FEED 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Nathan Goff Armory, Clarksburg. Cost: $5, adults, $2.50 under 12. Benefits Family Readiness Support Group.

LADIES ORIENTAL Shrine of North America, Inc. installation of officers for 2001-2002 2 p.m., Clarksburg Masonic Temple. Court dresses. Reservations: 622-2491.

BREAKFAST with the Easter Bunny 9:30 a.m., Garfield's Restaurant, Meadowbrook Mall. Balloon drop, 11 a.m., Sears Court.

CONFERENCE on "Faith, Community and the Environment" 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Morgantown. Cost: $10. Call: 292-8670.

EIGHTH ANNUAL spring sing 6:30 p.m., Stonewall United Methodist Church, Stonewood.

LOST CREEK Lions Club pancake/sausage breakfast 6:30-11:30 a.m., Lost Creek Methodist Church.

WHITE DAY Creek cleanup 9 a.m., Fay Moran's Camp. Call: 291-6224, e-mail

MOUNT CLARE Lions Club bean and cornbread dinner noon-4 p.m., Mount Clare Fire Hall. Tickets: $5, children under 10, $3. Door prizes. Proceeds benefit people needing glasses. Call: Gary, 623-1558, Melanie, 624-0180.

BEAN AND CORNBREAD dinner 1-5 p.m., Sardis Community Center. Proceeds benefit Sardis Community Council, Ltd. Call: Sondra, 783-5485.

NORWOOD PTA carnival/craft show, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Stonewood.

Today, April 6 and 7

COMMUNITY BOOTH with homemade Easter eggs made by North View United Methodist Women for sale 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Meadowbrook Mall.

Through April 1

MEADOWBROOK MALL hosts Double Play Sports Cards, Collectible Show. Friday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Sunday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

TICKETS on sale for Tony award-winning musical, "Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" by ACT 2 Theatre Co., 2 p.m. April 1, Robert C. Byrd High School. Call: 622-0366 or Web site at

GENERAL FEDERATION of Women's Clubs of West Virginia 95th annual convention, Charleston Marriott Town Center. Friday, 2 p.m., Saturday, 9:30 a.m., Sunday board meetings, 9 a.m.-noon. Call: Ruth J. Allen, 842-3638.

REVIVAL SERVICES 7 p.m., Wyatt Union Fellowship Church. Call: 592-1173.

GENERAL FEDERATION of Women's Clubs of West Virginia 95th annual convention, Charleston Marriott Town Center. Friday, 2 p.m., Saturday, 9:30 a.m., Sunday board meetings, 9 a.m.-noon. Call: Ruth J. Allen, 842-3638.

Sunday, April 1

DAYSTAR from Mannington area performs 10:45 a.m., Church of the Nazarene, Stonewood.

SPAGHETTI DINNER 12:30-3 p.m., Vandalia Community Center. Adults, $5, 5-10, $2.50, under 4, free.

WEST VIRGINIA Wesleyan College Concert Chorale perform 3 p.m., college chapel.

FAIRMONT CHAMBER Music Society, Inc. presents Amernet String Quartet 7:30 p.m., St. Peter the Fisherman Church, Jackson Street, Fairmont. Call: John Ashton, 291-8277.

DEADLINE FOR applications for West Virginia Italian Heritage Festival Scholarship, Festival Office, Clarksburg. Call: 622-7314.

WOMEN ON Wheels meeting, Ponderosa Steak House, Bridgeport. Dinner, 5 p.m., meeting, 6 p.m. Call: Donna Gregory, 745-3862.

BENEFIT ATV trail ride for ATVs/motorcycles noon, Elk Fork Road, Tyler County. Proceeds benefit Shortline second grades trip. Call: 386-4182.

"THEM BOWMANS" perform 10 a.m., World Revival Center, 58 West, Anmoore. Call: 842-5121.

BUCKWHEAT CAKES and sausage dinner 8 a.m.-3 p.m., Fellowsville Volunteer Fire Department. Cost: Adults, $5, 10 and under, $3. Benefits fire department.

DESSERT TEA 2-4 p.m., YWCA. Welcome new executive director Doris Kidd.

April 1 through 7

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.

Monday, April 2

OPEN HOUSE 1 p.m., Historic Haymond Court Apartments, 444 West Main St., Clarksburg.

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

WVU/Lyon Towers, Gold Room, Morgantown, site of blood drive 1-7 p.m. Call: 1-800-732-0383.

BLOOD DRIVE 1-6 p.m., Harrison County Red Cross Chapter, Clarksburg. Call: 1-800-732-0383.

VETERANS OF FOREIGN Wars Meuse Argonne Post No. 573, Clarksburg, meeting 8 p.m., post home. Call: 622-3591.

HEPZIBAH PUBLIC Service District board meeting 5 p.m., Erie office.

COMMUNITY MEETING 7-8 p.m., Doddridge County Senior Center, West Union. Topic: The Future of Health Care, Doddridge County. Speaker: Bruce Carter.

BEGINNERS bridge 1-3 p.m., Harrison County Senior Center dining room. Call: Virginia, 622-0221.

April 2 through 7

KESTREL FESTIVAL of the Arts "Reclaiming Oneself Through The Arts: A Celebration of the Differently Abled". Feature: Gaulladet Dance Co. Call: 367-4815.

April 2 through 4

RUMMAGE SALE Vincent Memorial United Methodist Church, Nutter Fort. Times: Monday, 6-9 p.m., Tuesday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Wednesday, 9 a.m.-noon, bag day.

Tuesday, April 3

FLEMINGTON DAYS Fair and Festival meet 7 p.m., Flemington Community Building. Call: Olive Crow, 265-5549.

PENNY AUCTION 6:30 p.m., Benedum Civic Center. Sponsored by GFWC Bridgeport Junior Woman's Club.

DELTA KAPPA GAMMA joint meeting with Alpha Delta Kappa, Clarksburg Country Club. Social, 5:30 p.m., dinner, 6 p.m.

BLOOD DRIVE noon-6 p.m., Kingwood Community Building, Kingwood. Call: 1-800-732-0383.

GFWC BRIDGEPORT Junior Women's Club Penny Auction 6:30 p.m., Benedum Civic Center. Benefits community projects.

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

HARRISON COUNTY Board of Education meeting 6 p.m., school board auditorium.

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

PARENT EDUCATION Project free classes 6:30-8 p.m., United Summit Center. Call: Pam Harper, 623-5661 or Melody, 842-5632.

April 3 through 4

ADULT CPR classes 6-10 p.m. Tuesday, Belington Senior Center, 6-10 p.m. Wednesday, Philippi Senior Center. Limited class. Call: Brenda Wilmoth, 457-4545.

Wednesday, April 4

LOST CREEK senior citizens monthly covered dish meeting noon, Lost Creek United Methodist Church.

WEST VIRGINIA High Technology Consortium Foundation's Roundtable, Alan B. Mollohan Innovation Center. Speaker: Dr. Daniel Bradley. Registration, 11:30 a.m., lunch, noon. Call: 366-2577.

BLOOD DRIVE noon-6 p.m., Middletown Mall. Call: 1-800-732-0383.

CHURCH WOMEN UNITED, Clarksburg, meet for Lenten service 12:30 p.m., Presbyterian Church, in place of regular meeting at YWCA. Call: 623-0134.

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

CENTER BRANCH Youth Temperance Council meet 3:30 p.m., Center Branch Baptist Church. Call: 623-2594.

PEER SUPPORT Group 3-4:30 p.m., Oakmound High Rise. Six week class. Call: Kara Prunty, 623-5661, ext. 218.

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

ECUMENICAL LENTEN worship service 12:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Clarksburg. Speaker: Rev. David Kates. Soup/sandwich, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

TAE BO class, YWCA. Instructor: Sihing Mat Corbitt. Call: 624-6881.

April 4 through 7

EASTER BREAD, hoagie, galette sale 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Spelter Methodist Church.

Thursday, April 5

WASHINGTON IRVING class of 1954 meet for breakfast 9 a.m., Raymon's Restaurant. Call: Lucy Hornor, 622-7770.

BLOOD DRIVE 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Bridgeport High School library. Call: 1-800-732-0383.

REGISTRATION DUE for Swedish Massage course, 6-8 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays, April 10-26, YMCA, Clarksburg. Cost: $120 per person. Call: Valarie A. Dunlevy, 624-3600, e-mail,

TRANSITION FAIR 6:30 p.m., Bridgeport High School. Call: 842-5632.

NUTTER FORT LIONS Club bi-monthly meeting 6:30 p.m., Nutter Fort Community Center. Guest speaker: Tammy Blake of Fairmont, talks about Russia. Call: 622-5551.

April 5 through 6

RUMMAGE SALE 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, American Legion Auxiliary Unit 31, Bridge Street, Shinnston. Call: 592-1056 or 592-3180.

April 5 through 8

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.

April 5 through 26

FREE AT LAST: a History of the Abolition of Slavery in America, traveling exhibition, Upshur County Public Library.

Through April 6

EASTER BREAD orders. Bread baked by St. James Catholic Church women and men. Call: 623-2764 or 624-4908.

MOUNTAINMADE.COM, exhibiting handmade West Virginia arts, crafts and functional items, 2nd floor, West Virginia High Tech Consortium Foundation, Fairmont. Call: Cara Grau, 243-4433.

Friday, April 6

THRIFT SHOP of Broad Oaks United Methodist Church reopsns. Hours: Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Drop offs 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday through Friday. Call: 622-8745.

EASTER BAZAAR 9 a.m.-4 p.m., St. Ann Catholic Church, Shinnston. Assorted pastries, Easter bread, crafts.

LIONS CLUB of Clarksburg meeting noon, Minards. Speaker: Don Gardner.

TI CHI CLASSES 10:30-11:30 a.m. Fridays, YMCA. Instructor: Sihing Mat Corbitt. Call: Doris Kidd: 624-6881.

VETERANS of the Oil & Gas Industries luncheon meeting noon, The Wilderness, Jane Lew. Social: 11 a.m.

MIDDLETOWN COMMUNITY Center elimination dinner. Doors open, 6 p.m. Tickets: $25 per couple. Grand prize, $1,000. Proceeds go to community center. Call: 363-9809, 534-9809, 366-7427.

ELIMINATION dinner 6 p.m., Knights of Columbus Hall, Clarksburg. Benefits Sam Gaskins, diagnosed with throat cancer. Grand prize: $1,000. Raymon's catering. Tickets: $25. Call: Mike Anderson, 782-2371, 623-9215.

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

April 6 and 7

HOT DOG and bake sale begins at 9 a.m., Pentecostal Church of the Living God, Stonewood. Call: 624-0502.

RUMMAGE/BAKE sale 8 a.m.-4 p.m., West Virginia Center for Choral Arts, 508 E. Pike St., Clarksburg. Saturday, $1 bag sale, 2-4 p.m. Benefits Chanticleer Children's Chorus.

VICTORY HIGH School class of 1961 plans class reunion April 6 and 7. Call: LaBene Schmidt, 363-2735, Peggy Goldsmith Allman, 842-3918.

April 6 through 8

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

April 6 through 11

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

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.

Saturday, April 7

HARRISON COUNTY 4-H clubs annual flea market and craft show 9 a.m.-3 p.m., 4-H Center. Call: WVU Extension Office, 624-8650.

CHAMBER TRIO Spring Concert 7 p.m., West Virginia Center for Choral Arts, 508 E. Pike, Clarksburg. Cost: $8. Call: Don Gardner, 782-3446.

FIRST YEAR anniversary of Salvation Army Thrift Store 10 a.m.-5 p.m., 1010 1/2 S. Chestnut St., Clarksburg. Hot dog and bake sale, free gifts, 10 percent discounts on total sales.

CARNIVAL for "Week of the Young Child" 2-5 p.m., Center Court, Meadowbrook Mall. Sponsored by Cubby's Child Care Center.

BLOOD SCREENING 7-11 a.m., Senior Care Center, North Central West Virginia, Nutter Fort. Cost: $28, prostrate screening, $29. Call: Helen Merrifield, 842-3062.

RAMP DINNER begins at noon, Nestorville Community Building. Adults, $5, under 12, $2.50.

OYSTER/CHICKEN dinner 3 p.m., Lost Creek Community Building. Oysters, $9, chicken, $7, under 12, $3.

BAKE SALE begins at 9 a.m., St. James Catholic Church School gym, North View.

BAKED STEAK/turkey dinner 4-7 p.m., Quiet Dell United Methodist Church. Cost: Adults, $6, 6-12, $3, under 5, free. Take outs available.

CHILDREN'S KUNG Fu classes 10:30 a.m., YMCA. Instructor: Sifu David Reader. Call: Doris Kidd, 624-6881.

THIRD DISTRICT Spring Conference of American Legion. Credentials need in by March 26. Host: Jane Lew Post and Unit 166. Call: 884-7224, 884-7327, 592-0380.

RESERVATIONS DUE for Fairmont State College dinner/dance, celebrating 40 years. Reception 6 p.m., Dr. Daniel Bradley's home; Dinner, program, dance, 7 p.m., Turley Center Ballroom. Tickets: $50 per person. Call: 367-4713.

DODDRIDGE COUNTY CEOS Health Fair 7:30-10:30 a.m., Lions Club Building, West Union. Call: 782-3126.

REGISTRATION FOR crafters at annual Spring Arts and Craft Show 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Benedum Civic Center, Bridgeport. Spaces: $25. Call 842-8240.

CONCERT 7 p.m., Liberty in Christ Church, Buckhannon. Guest: The Greens, Boone, N.C.

LIONS CLUB of Clarksburg observe Sight Conservation Day by collecting donations from the public at various local merchants. Proceeds benefit the sight, community outreach and youth projects. To give donations: 842-4132.

VICTORY HIGH School class of 1964 breakfast get together 9:30 a.m., Johnny B's Restaurant. Call: Barbara Winans McCracken, 622-7703.

BEANS and cornbread supper 4-6 p.m., Salem Church of God Fellowship Building. Adults, $5, 6-13, $2.50. Call: 782-3070, 782-3097.

MISS WEST Virginia Law Enforcement Queen's and Teen's Pageant, Lewis County High School auditorium. Entry form: Vicki Kerrigan, 269-7984, 269-1593 after 5 p.m.

BASKET WORKSHOP 10 a.m.-3 p.m., West Virginia University Jackson's Mill, Assembly Hall. Beginning and intermediate basketmakers. Cost: $40. Pre-register: 1-800-287-8206. Space limited.

April 7 through 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, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, noon-5 p.m. Sunday, 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. Times: Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

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