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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.


WEST VIRGINIA County Music Hall of Fame and Museum's Spring Festival at Sagebrush Round-Up, Fairmont. Time: Friday, 6-11 p.m., Saturday, 1-11 p.m. Cost: Friday, $2 adults, $1 children; Saturday, $10 adults, $3 under 12. Call: 363-4864 or 292-5854.

PRODUCTION of "Encore" and mini ballet "Alice In Wonderland" by Ramona Rose Academy of Performing Arts 8 p.m., Lincoln High School. Cost: $5. Call: 622-6828, e-mail

ELKINS TRAIN Station grand opening 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Railroad Avenue, downtown Elkins. Call: Jennifer Giovannitti, 637-7916.

FREE CONCERT -- Trust Explosion 5:30 p.m., Eternity 6:30 p.m., former Montgomery Ward parking lot, Meadowbrook Mall. Call: 842-5441.

MANNINGTON UNITED Way Day 10 a.m.-2 p.m., First Exchange Bank, Fairmont Federal Credit Union parking lots. Call: Melissa Cross, 986-1700.

CAR WASH/hot dog sale 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Quiet Dell United Methodist Church parking lot, W.Va. Route 20 South, I-79 at Exit 115.

SEVENTH ANNUAL Summer Car Cruise begins 4 p.m., Rosebud Plaza, Clarksburg.

CRUISE-IN at 1325 Locust Ave., Fairmont. Registration noon, show 1-4 p.m. Proceeds benefit Salvation Army "Dress an Angel" program.

FISHING RODEO 7:30-10:30 a.m., Robert C. Byrd High School Environmental Center pond. Call: 367-2720.

BASKET MAKERS needed for West Virginia Basket Festival 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Main Street, Cairo. Call: Dean Six, 628-3321.

ANCHOR HOCKING picnic for Hazel Atlas, Brockway, Continental Can and Anchor Hocking employees noon-4 p.m., 4-H Center, U.S. Route 19 south of Clarksburg. Covered dish. Bring gift for auction. Call: Shirley Miller, 622-4129.

ROOSEVELT-WILSON High School Class of 1965 picnic 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Nutter Fort Elementary School shelter. Call: Connie Poling 622-5551 or Ilene Corathers 745-5444.

WORKSHOP -- The First Essential Oil Distillery in West Virginia: Herbs and Plants Used for Essential Oils, 1-5 p.m., La Paix Herb Farm, Alum Bridge. Cost: $15.

TEN MILE and Salem Churches of Christ Vacation Bible School 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Hunt Club, Marshville. Theme: "I Believe in Jesus." Call: 622-5190.

Through June 17

BENEFIT ATV Trail Ride, Middlebourne. Times: 11 a.m. Saturday, 1 p.m. Sunday. Call: 368-4182.

SUMMER KNIGHTS Cruzin Association 14th annual Cruz-In 2001, old Weston State Hospital, Weston. Registration: 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, 8 a.m.-noon Sunday. Poker Run Saturday.

REVIVAL 7 p.m. daily, Pentecostal Church of the Living God, 205 Stout St., Stonewood. Call: Van Ministry, 624-0502.

GOOD OLE Summertime Craft Show at Meadowbrook Mall. Hours: Friday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Sunday, noon-6 p.m. Call: 842-5441.

QUILT SHOW at Round Barn, Flaggy Meadow Road, U.S. Route 250, Mannington. Times: Friday, Saturday, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Sunday, 1-4 p.m. Call: 986-1098.

55TH ANNUAL Lewis County Boat and Saddle Club Horse Show, Trefz Farm, Weston. Times: 7 p.m. Friday, 8:30 a.m., 12:30 and 5 p.m. Saturday.

Sunday, June 17

FREE AIRPLANE Rides noon-5 p.m., Benedum Airport, by Experimental Aircraft Association. Call Ross White, 622-2945

June 17 through 21

SARDIS BAPTIST Church Vacation Bible School. Theme: "Sun Creek Junction." Hours: June 17, 6 p.m., June 18-21, 6:30 p.m. Closing program 6:30 p.m. June 22.

Monday, June 18

LADIES ORIENTAL Shrine of North America, Inc., Tefnet Court No. 87 school of instruction 7 p.m., Masonic Temple on second floor. Bring dues cards. Call: 622-2491.

PLANNING and Zoning Commission of the city of Clarksburg meets in special session 4 p.m., Council Chambers, Clarksburg Municipal Building, Clarksburg.

THEATER CLASS 6 p.m., YWCA. Instructor: Joe Rauso, 624-6881.

WEIGHT MANAGEMENT classes 6 p.m., with Patty Martin, YWCA. Call: 624-6881.

HARRISON COUNTY Board of Education meeting 4 p.m., Kelly-Miller Building auditorium.

RESERVATIONS DUE for Clarksburg-Bridgeport After 5 Christian Women's Clubs of America monthly dinner meeting to be held at 6:45 p.m. June 19, Holiday Inn, Bridgeport. Doors open 6:30 p.m. Call: Helen Lamm, 623-4708, or Vera Westfall, 842-3979.

NUTTER FORT Public Library Board of Trustees meeting 6 p.m., library. Call: 622-7563.

BLOOD DRIVE 2-7 p.m., Salem Ministerial Association, Salem Baptist Church, 153 E. Main St.; noon-6 p.m., Morgantown Blood Center, Pineview Drive.

MASON-UNION Protestant Hospital Nurses Alumnae Association annual combined picnic with St. Mary's Hospital Nurses Alumni Association 6 p.m., Greathouse Pavilion, Salem.

MACHINE SHOP Math Course 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Robert C. Byrd Institute Bridgeport Manufacturing Technology Center. Instructor: Paul Beatty. Cost: $145. Registration required. Call: Paul Beatty 1-800-469-RCBI.

MEETING OF OUR LADY of Peace Assembly 1184, 4th Degree, Clarksburg. Dinner 6:30 p.m., Raymon's, Clarksburg. Regular meeting follows at Robert Petitto Knights of Columbus Hall, Clarksburg. Call: 622-0248.

INFORMATIONAL meeting for educators interested in obtaining master of arts degree in communication in instruction over three summers. At 6 p.m., Robert C. Byrd High School, large instructional room, Clarksburg. Call: 627-2190.

DIGITAL DEFENSE: West Virginia University course on on-line safety at WVU Division of Extended Learning, Robert C. Byrd High School, Clarksburg. Call: 627-2190.

June 18 through 21

REGISTRATION for Children & Adult Summer Dance Workshops 4-7 p.m. Monday-Thursday, Anna's Expressions of Dance, 120 Linden Ave., Clarksburg. Class begins June 25-Aug. 17, eight week session. Call: 624-5765.

June 18 through 22

SUMMIT PARK Union Mission Church Vacation Bible School 9 a.m.-noon. Theme: "F.R.O.G.S." Faithfully Remembering Our Gods Stories. Call: 622-6209.

VACATION BIBLE School 6-8 p.m., Monroe Chapel U.N.C., Romine Mills. Theme: Jesus to the Rescue. Call: Paulette Mick, 622-3674.

LUMBERPORT UNITED Methodist Church Vacation Bible School 6:30-9 p.m. Theme: "Jesus to the Rescue." Call: Jill Stalnaker, 622-2206.

PIANO CAMP at Fairmont State College 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Wallman Hall Building, School of Fine Arts. Cost: $65. Call: 366-3758 or 296-4632.

TECHNOLOGY CAMP 9 a.m.-noon, East Dale Elementary School, Route 3, behind Gabriel Brothers. Cost: $90.

BRIDGEPORT JUNIOR Lifeguard program 9:30-11 a.m., Bridgeport Pool. Ages: 11-14. Cost: $25. Call: 842-8240.

CAMP KIDS Playhouse 9 a.m.-noon, Old Brick Playhouse, Elkins. Deposit: $20. Call: 637-9090.

June 18 through 25

PUPPETRY for Educators Class 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Robert C. Byrd High School. Cost: $199. Instructor: Joan Seigrist. Call: 677-2190.

CONVERSATION SPANISH Course 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Robert C. Byrd High School. Cost: $199. Instructor: Don Barr. Call: 627-2190.

Tuesday, June 19

JAZZ/TAP dancing classes, YWCA, 305 Washington Ave. Instructor: Christina Britton. Call: 624-6881.

WEST MILFORD town council meeting 7 p.m., West Milford Municipal Building/Community Center, Liberty Street/Highland Dam Road.

CLARKSBURG-BRIDGEPORT After 5 Christian Women's Clubs of America monthly dinner meeting 6:45 p.m. Holiday Inn, Bridgeport. Doors open 6:30 p.m. Call: Helen Lamm, 623-4708 or Vera Westfall, 842-3979.

WASHINGTON IRVING class of 1962 Reunion Committee second meeting 6:30-8 p.m., Clarksburg-Harrison Public Library, second floor conference room.

GLENWOOD HILL Neighbors meet 7 p.m., 301 Roane Ave., to organize Neighborhood Watch Program. Call: Carolyn Elder, 622-4787.

BLOOD DRIVE 1-7 p.m., Our Lady of Perpetual Help, 707 Third St., Stonewood.

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

STONEWALL JACKSON Coin Club meeting at Harrison County Senior Citizen Center, corner of 6th and West Main streets, Clarksburg. Swap and talk 6:30-7 p.m., meeting 7 p.m. Call: Mel 265-3932.

PRAYER MEETING 9 a.m., Faith Fellowship Church, W.Va. Route 20 South. Pastor Dayton Reynolds.

TIPS for Behavior Management Class 6:30-8 p.m., United Summit Center. Call: Pam Harper 623-5661 or Melody 842-5632.

Wednesday, June 20

GOOD TIME Cloggers weekly practice 6 p.m., YWCA.

DEADLINE to register for AARP Driver Safety Program to be held June 25-26 at Bridgeport Public Library. Open to senior citizens age 50 and above.. Call: Pat Sokol, 623-2842.

SERRA CLUB of Clarksburg luncheon meeting noon, Minard's Spaghetti Inn.

ROOSEVELT-WILSON High School class of 1946 monthly breakfast 9:30 a.m., Ponderosa, Bridgeport. Call: Toots Britton, 622-0618.

WEST VIRGINIA Birthday Celebration Technology Expo 6-9 p.m., International Academy of Design and Technology, Fairmont. Call: Betsy Myers, 534-5677.

VICTORY HIGH School class of 1948 dinner meeting 6 p.m., Damon's Restaurant. Call: Jack Rucker, 842-8761 or Angie Smith, 623-9218.

PATIENT ASSISTANCE, program helping adults unable to pay for prescription medicines 1 p.m., Harrison County Senior Center Ballroom, Clarksburg.

BLOOD DRIVE 1-6 p.m., St. Mark's Lutheran Church Social Hall, U.S. Route 19 South, Clarksburg; 2-7 p.m., Bruceton Mills, Fire Hall, Union Street.

"MOUNTAINS OF AUTHORS: An Overview of Multicultural Literary History" 6:30 p.m., presented by Phyllis W. Moore and the state Humanities Council at Clarksburg-Harrison Public Library. Call: Genie Hardman, community outreach librarian, at 627-2236.

June 20 through 22

REYNOLDSVILLE BAPTIST Church Vacation Bible School 6-8:30 p.m. daily. Theme: "Christmas, Easter, and the Second Coming of Christ." Call: Kim McAllister 782-1332.

June 20 through Aug. 1

"COSMIC CONNECTIONS" Summer Reading Program 10:30 a.m. at Clarksburg-Harrison Public Library. Preschool through first-grade and second- through sixth-grade sessions offered simultaneously. To register or for information: Mary Loomis, children's librarian, 627-2236.

Thursday, June 21

HARRISON COUNTY Housing Authority regular meeting 3 p.m., Harrison County Courthouse.

TUMBLING/BALLET classes, YWCA, 305 Washington Ave. Instructor: Christina Britton. Call: 624-6881.

BLOOD DRIVE 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Madison Rehabilitation Center, Dining Room, 161 Bakers Ridge Road, Morgantown.

NUTTER FORT Lions Club bi-monthly meeting 6:30 p.m. Nutter Fort Community Center. Call: Connie Poling, 622-5551.

MILITARY ORDER of Purple Heart Chapter No. 418 meets 7 p.m., Ponderosa Steak House, Meadowbrook Road, Bridgeport. New members bring copy of DD-214 or discharge papers. Call William Boggs 782-2794, Harold Wilson 842-3473.

June 21 through 22

BOWIE KNIFE and Tomahawk Seminar, Prickett's Fort State Park, Fairmont.. Cost: $50. Call: 363-3030, 1-800-CALL-WVA, e-mail

Through June 22

SWIM LESSONS 9:30-10:30 a.m., Wave Tek Pool. Ages: 5 and up. Cost: $30. Call: Marion County Parks and Recreation Commission, 363-7037.

Friday, June 22

WASHINGTON IRVING Class of 1970 meets 8 p.m., Smokey's, 198 Buckhannon Pike. Call: Allen, 624-1008.

PRAYER MEETING 6 p.m., Pentecostal Church of the Living God, 205 Stout St., Stonewood.

LUMBERPORT LIONS Club meets 6:30 p.m., Sunset Restaurant.

June 22, July 13 and 27,

Aug. 10 and 24

TEEN SPLASH Dance at Clarksburg Municipal Pool, Veterans Memorial Park. Ages 13-19 welcome. Swimming: 7-8:30 p.m.; music show by Gladwell, 7-10 p.m.; dancing, 8:30-10 p.m. Cost: $5. Door prizes. Chaperoned by Harrison County Sheriff's Department.

Saturday, June 23

CHILDREN'S KUNG Fu class 10:30 a.m. weekly, YWCA, 305 Washington Ave. Instructor: David Reader. Call: 624-6881.

PRINT SHOP, Adult Workshop, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Fort New Salem, Route 50, 12 miles west of Clarksburg, Exit Route 23. Pre-registration required. Call: Carol A. Schweiker, 782-5245.

MCGRUFF CRIME Dog Safety Day 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Eastpointe Big Kmart.

RUN to Read Races at Marion County Adult Education Center, 601 Locust Ave., Fairmont. Times: 15K run, 7:30 a.m., 5K run, 1.5 mile walk, fun run, 9 a.m. Call: 366-6055 or 825-6311.

WEST VIRGINIA Saturday Night 7 p.m., West Virginia University Jackson's Mill, Weston.

REYNOLDSVILLE BAPTIST Church Vacation Bible School pool party, Veterans Memorial Park pool. Call: Kim McAllister, 782-1332.

2001 SUMMER Garden Tour noon-4 p.m., Rotary Pavilion in Jawbone Park, downtown Buckhannon. Call: Chamber office 472-1722 or 1-888-707-1722.

BRISTOL HIGH School Alumni Association annual dinner meeting, Senior Citizens Center, Clarksburg. Registration, reception 5 p.m., pictures 6 p.m., dinner 6:30 p.m., meeting follows. Cost: $15.

VICTORY CLASS of 1954 covered dish picnic at Eugene Jaumot's camp next to Twin Lakes campground. Meats, tableservice, soft drinks provided. Call: 842-4384 or 823-1006, day of picnic.

June 23 through 24

AMATEUR RADIO Operators 27 hour field day contest at Big Bear Lake Camplands, Preston County. Begins at 2 p.m. Saturday-5 p.m. Sunday.

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