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Saturday, Jan. 13

WEST FAIRMONT "Winners Choice" wrestling tournament at Woody Williams Armory. For more information: 367-2150. Sponsor: Convention & Visitors Bureau of Marion County, Inc.

MUSIC at Sagebrush Round-Up from 6-11 p.m. Fee: $2 adults, children under 12 free. For more information: 292-5854 or 363-4864.

AUDITIONS for Jigsaw Theater Project's The Jungle Book production at 2 p.m. at the Mitzi Layne Dance Academy. Show open to all children 5 and up. For more information: Aimee Richards at 624-1982.

SENSATIONAL Saturdays, classes using technology, music, drama and history in a Christian setting, will begin at 10 a.m. for children of all ages at the Vincent Memorial Church. For information: 622-2622.

MUSIC REGISTRATION for the Children's Music Program at Fairmont State College. For more information and packet: 366-3758.

Sunday, Jan. 14

STATE VOICE OF DEMOCRACY banquet hosted by the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Meuse-Argonne Post No. 573 and the Lucinda Rose Auxiliary starts at 3 p.m. at the post home. For more information: 622-0168.

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

SMORGASBORD at the Haymond Community Center of Taylor County from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Carryouts available. For more information, 265-1996 or 265-4139.

DISTRICT MEETING of Fraternal Order of Eagles No. 2353, Clarksburg, 2 p.m. at aerie home. For more information: 622-7231.

HONDURAS MISSION TEAM 2000 of the Bridgeport Presbyterian Church will have slide presentation following the 10 a.m. worship service. For information: 842-2211

Through Jan. 15

APPLICATION DEADLINE for Master Gardener Program beginning Feb. 15-April 19 from 6:30-9:30 p.m. To register call West Virginia University Extension office, 624-8650 or 301 West Main St., Clarksburg, WV 26301.

Monday, Jan. 15

VETERANS OF FOREIGN Wars, Meuse- Argonne Post No. 573 meets at 8 p.m. at post home. For more information: 622-3591.

VICTORY High School Class of 1953 meets for dinner at 6:30 p.m. at Raymon's Restaurant. For more information: Connie Findley at 842-4333 or clfind1024@cs.com.

REGISTRATION deadline for grant seminar to be held at 2 p.m. Jan. 19 at Holiday Inn, Fairmont. Sponsor: Convention & Visitors Bureau of Marion County. For more information: 368-1123.

MEETING OF Our Lady of Peace Assembly 1184, 4th Degree, Clarksburg. Dinner, 6 p.m. at Raymon's Restaurant, Clarksburg; meeting, 7 p.m. at Robert Petitto Knights of Columbus Hall, Clarksburg. For more information: Joseph Tiano, 622-0248.

CANDLELIGHT SERVICE to celebrate Martin Luther King's birthday begins at 6 p.m. at the Harrison County Courthouse followed by a march to Mt. Zion Baptist Church. Sponsored by the Harrison County Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (N.A.A.C.P.). For more information: 623-2335.

FRATERNAL ORDER of Eagles No. 2353, Clarksburg, bingo, 7 p.m. at aerie home, benefits various local charities. For more information: 622-7231.

RESERVATIONS DUE for Clarksburg-Bridgeport After 5 Christian Women's Clubs of America meeting. For reservations or more information: Helen Lamm, 623-4708 or Vera Westfall 842-3979.

Tuesday, Jan. 16

WEST MILFORD Town Council meeting will be held at 7 p.m. at the municipal building on Liberty Street/Highland Dam Road.

CELEBRATION of Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday begins at 6 p.m. with candlelight service at Harrison County Courthouse. March follows to Mount Zion Baptist Church, 315 E.B. Saunders Way. Church program and hot chocolate offered. For more information: Allen Lee at 623-2335.

CLARKSBURG-BRIDGEPORT After 5 Christian Women's Clubs of America meeting at 6:45 p.m. at Holiday Inn. For reservations or more information: Helen Lamm, 623-4708 or Vera Westfall 842-3979.

PRAYER GATHERING at 9 a.m. at House of Faith, Route 19 north of Hepzibah. Sponsored by local ministers. For more information: 622-2539.

CENTRAL West Virginia Toastmasters monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. at Sunset-Ellis Restaurant. For more information: 623-6065.

HARRISON COUNTY Extension Service Committee meets at 12:30 p.m. at West Virginia University, Harrison County Extension office.

PARENT EDUCATION PROJECT classes will be held at the United Summit Center at 6:30 p.m. and each third Tuesday to provide support for children and families. For information: Pam Harper at 623-5661 or Melody Waybright at 842-5632.

STONEWALL JACKSON Coin Club meets 6:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. swap and talk; 7 p.m. meeting at the Harrison County Senior Citizen Center. For more information: 265-3932.

CONVERSATIONAL Spanish, 6 p.m. at Robert C. Byrd High School, Room 112, offered by the West Virginia University Division of Extended Learning. For more information, 627-2190.

Wednesday, Jan. 17

WEST VIRGINIA ITALIAN Heritage Festival Board of Directors to meet at 7 p.m. at the Festival office.

MEETING to plan 40th reunion for Washington Irving High School Class of 1961 at 5:30 p.m. at Village Square Conference Center. For more information: Steve at 624-1610 or Barbara at 622-4256.

ROOSEVELT-WILSON High School Class of 1946 meets for breakfast at 9:30 a.m. at Ponderosa Restaurant, Bridgeport. For more information: Toots Britton at 622-0618.

VETERANS OF FOREIGN Wars, Meuse-Argonne Post No. 573 meets at 6 p.m. for bingo at post home. Proceeds benefit youth program and community services. For more information: 622-3591.

LUNCHEON meeting of Serra Club of Clarksburg at noon at Minard's Spaghetti Inn. Speaker: Sister Cabrini Bartolo of Fairmont. Topic: Ministering to God's People. For more information: 842-8831.

UNITED METHODIST Women of United Methodist Temple Church meet at 7:30 p.m. at the church.

FRATERNAL ORDER OF EAGLES No. 2353, Clarksburg, Auxiliary meets 7 p.m. at aerie home, initiation of candidates. For more information: 622-7231.

Thursday, Jan. 18

AWARD-WINNING photographer Joe McNemar, owner of D-Max Photography in Stonewood, speaks at the 7 p.m. Taylor County Photography Club meeting at Anna Jarvis Elementary School. For more information: Harry White at 265-5405 or Nellie Lakatos at 296-4668.

RECRUITERS and organization meeting for Crop Walk 2001 at 6 p.m. at Baptist Temple, 430 Morgantown Ave., Fairmont. Walk scheduled April 8 at East-West Stadium at 2 p.m.

MEETING of Chapter No. 418 of Military Order of Purple Heart at 7 p.m. at Ponderosa Steak House. For more information: Harold Wilson: 534-5947.

AMERICAN LEGION Auxiliary Unit 31, Shinnston meets at 7 p.m. at the post home. For more information: 592-3608 or 287-7581.

BARBOUR Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet at 6:30 p.m. at Alderson-Broaddus College, with guest speaker Roy Lee Cooke and master of ceremonies Eric Minor. Deadline for reservations is Jan. 8. For more information, 457-1958

FRATERNAL ORDER OF EAGLES No. 2353, Clarksburg, meets 8 p.m. at aerie home. For more information: 622-7231.

BALLROOM DANCING class from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., seven session, at Robert C. Byrd High School, offered by the WVU Division of Extended Learning. For more information, 627-2190.

Friday, Jan. 19

OMEGA SHRINE NO. 15, Order of the White Shrine of Jerusalem meets at 7:30 p.m. at the Masonic Temple. Chapter members will be honored. For more information: 842-3062.

GRANT SEMINAR at 2 p.m. at Holiday Inn, Fairmont. Sponsor: Convention & Visitors Bureau of Marion County. For more information: 368-1123 by Jan. 15.

LIONS CLUB of Clarksburg meets at noon at Minard's Spaghetti Inn. Guest speaker: Gary Sypolt, senior vice president of Dominion Transmission, Inc. For more information: 842-4132.

AMERICAN RED CROSS blood call from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Bridgeport City Hall, Thompson Drive.

Saturday, Jan. 20

SOUP BEANS BENEFIT Dinner for D.A.R.E. (Drug Awareness and Resistance Education) held by Clarksburg Fraternal Order of Eagles No. 2353, Auxiliary at aerie home, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.; $4 donation; take out available. For more information: 622-7231.

Monday, Jan. 22

ATTENTION DEFICIT/HYPERACTIVITY Disorder Support Group will meet at Bridgeport High School at 6:30 p.m. For more information: 842-5623.

VETERANS OF FOREIGN Wars, Meuse-Argonne Post No. 573 meets at 8 p.m. at post home. For more information: 622-3591.

CLARKSBURG COUNCIL 872, Knights of Columbus meet at 7 p.m. at Robert Petitto Knights of Columbus Hall, Clarksburg. For more information: Joseph Tiano, 622-0248.

WEST MILFORD Lions Club bi-monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. at Community Center. For more information: 745-3150.

LIONS CLUB of Clarksburg board of directors meet at noon at Minard's Spaghetti Inn. For more information: 842-4132.

FRATERNAL ORDER OF EAGLES No. 2353, Clarksburg, bingo, 7 p.m. at aerie home, benefits various local charities. For more information: 622-7231.

Jan. 22, 25, 29, Feb. 1 and 6

PARENTING classes offered by Rural Options for Services and Education, Inc. from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at the office located in Greenwood. For more information: 8733463.

Tuesday, Jan. 23

STEALEY TERRACE Garden Club will meet for lunch at 1 p.m. at Raymon's Restaurant. For more information: 623-2288.

PRAYER GATHERING at 9 a.m. at Salem Church of God, State Street, Salem. Sponsored by local ministers. For more information: 782-3070.

WILSONBURG LIONS Club District Governor's Night dinner at 6 p.m. at Cottage Corner Too, Salem. For more information: 783-5381.

Wednesday, Jan. 24

HUBCAPS Oldies Dance and Show from 8:30 p.m.-midnight at Nathan Goff Armory, Clarksburg. Tickets: $20 per person. For tickets or more information: Becky Lear at 842-5867. Proceeds benefit the Humane Society of Harrison County.

VETERANS OF FOREIGN Wars, Meuse-Argonne Post No. 573 meets at 6 p.m. for bingo at post home. Proceeds benefit youth programs and community activities. For more information: 622-3591.

Thursday, Jan. 25

QUEEN ESTHER CHAPTER No. 11, Order of the Eastern Star, stated meeting and Obligation Nite at 7:30 p.m. at the Masonic Temple. For more information: 842-3062.

MEETING of Fraternal Order of Eagles No. 2353, Clarksburg, at 8 p.m. at aerie home. For more information: 622-7231.

FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS at Bridgeport Middle School at 6:30 p.m.. Exhibits and band, choir and string performances. For information: Patty Crites at 842-8090.

Friday, Jan. 26

WHEELING SYMPHONY Orchestra concert at 7:30 p.m. at Colebank Hall, Fairmont State College, 1201 Locust Ave., Fairmont. Admission: $12, reserved seats: $25. For more information: John Schooley at 367-4169.

LIONS CLUB of Clarksburg meets at noon at Minard's Spaghetti Inn. Guest speaker: Charlie Rittenhouse, president of United Gasworkers Union, Local No. 69. For more information: 842-4132.

Jan. 26 through 28

VETERANS OF FOREIGN Wars, State of West Virginia/State Ladies Auxiliary's annual Mid-Year Conference times 5:30 p.m. Friday; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday with banquet at 7 p.m.; 9 a.m. Sunday with chapel service at Days Inn, Flatwoods. State Commander Don Kinard, Hurricane and state President Ann Fretwell, Elkins conducing all meetings. For more information call: 622-0168.

Saturday, Jan. 27

TRADITIONAL Scottish Celebration in honor of Scotland's Poet, Robert Burns, begins with social at 5:30 p.m. at Via Veneto. Dinner and Scottish entertainment follow. Sponsor: Scottish Heritage Society of North-Central West Virginia. Reservations needed by Jan. 18. For more information: Kathy Curry at 622-5151 or P.R. Watson at 623-6666.

Monday, Jan. 29

VETERANS OF FOREIGN Wars, Meuse-Argonne Post No. 573 meets at 8 p.m. at post home. For more information: 622-3591.

FRATERNAL Order of Eagles No. 2353, Clarksburg, bingo, 7 p.m. at aerie home, benefits various local charities. For more information: 622-7231.

Tuesday, Jan. 30

PRAYER GATHERING at 9 a.m. at New Life Christian Church, Nutter Fort. For more information: 623-1860.

Wednesday, Jan. 31

VETERANS OF FOREIGN Wars, Meuse-Argonne Post No. 573 meets at 6 p.m. for bingo at post home. Proceeds benefit youth programs and community activities. For more information: 622-3591.

BIRTHDAY DINNER for Fraternal Order of Eagles No. 2353, Clarksburg, Auxiliary, 6:30 p.m., covered dish, bingo to benefit Louis A. Johnson Veterans Administration Medical Center hospital fund. For more information: 622-7231.

Saturday, Feb. 3

ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT pancake and sausage feed from 8 a.m.-noon at Anmoore Methodist Church. Sponsor: Anmoore Lions Club.

Sunday, Feb. 4

SPAGHETTI DINNER from noon-6 p.m. at Warren District Community Center, Hodgesville. Tickets: $5, under 6 free with ticket holder. Sponsor: Hodgesville Lions Club. For tickets or more information: 472-3455.

Monday, Feb. 5

RESERVATIONS DUE for the GFWC Woman's Club of Clarksburg's annual Valentine's Day card party to be held from noon-4 p.m. at the YWCA on Feb. 9. Cost: $7 including lunch. For more information or reservations: 623-1116.

Tuesday, Feb. 6

WILSONBURG LIONS CLUB board meeting at 7 p.m. at Wilsonburg Baptist Church. For more information: 623-0305.

PRAYER GATHERING at 9 a.m. at Pike's Fork Community Church, Route 23, Salem. Sponsored by local ministers. For more information: 782-2678.

Friday, Feb. 9

ANNUAL VALENTINE'S DAY card party from noon-4 p.m. at YWCA. Cost $7 including lunch. Reservations required by Feb. 5. Sponsor: GFWC Woman's Club of Clarksburg. For more information or reservations: 623-1116.

Tuesday, Feb. 13

BI-MONTHLY MEETING of Wilsonburg Lions Club at 6:30 p.m. at Parkette Restaurant. Guest speaker: Dr. Murray. For more information: 623-0305.

PRAYER GATHERING at 9 a.m. at Mount Olive Baptist Church, Patterson Road, Salem. Sponsored by local ministers. For more information: 782-3515.

Tuesday, Feb. 20

PRAYER GATHERING at 9 a.m. at Upper Room Church, South 24th St., Clarksburg. Sponsored by local ministers. For more information: 622-7651.

Tuesday, Feb. 27

WILSONBURG LIONS Club to hold regular meeting and covered dish dinner at 6:30 p.m. at Wilsonburg Baptist Church. For more information: 783-5381.

PRAYER GATHERING at 9 a.m. at Abundant Life Church, Arlington Addition, 126 Park Blvd., Clarksburg. Sponsored by local ministers. For more information: 624-7371.

Saturday, March 3

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

CRAFT BAZAAR from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Reynoldsville Fire Department. Six-foot tables for rent. First one rented, $15, second $5. For more information: Billie Jo Claypool at 623-2360.

Tuesday, March 6

PRAYER GATHERING at 9 a.m. at Bible Church of God, Reynoldsville. Sponsored by local ministers. For more information: 592-1095.

Tuesday, March 13

PRAYER GATHERING at 9 a.m. at Clarksburg Church of God, Liberty Addition. Sponsored by local ministers.

Tuesday, March 20

PRAYER GATHERING at 9 a.m. at Elk Lick Church of God, Route 23, Salem. Sponsored by local ministers. For more information: 782-1818.

Tuesday, March 27

PRAYER GATHERING at 9 a.m. at Faith Fellowship Church, Route 20 south of Clarksburg. Sponsored by local ministers. For more information: 622-1038.