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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.

Friday, July 13

UNITED EVANGELISTIC Mission Church, West Milford, Vacation Bible School 6:30-8 p.m. Weiner roast, July 13. Call: Carolyn Studenwalt, 745-3541.

AUDITIONS for Chanticleer Children's Chorus 2001-2002 season. Ages: 4-year-olds-12th grade. Call: 624-7282.

BIBLE SCHOOL 6:30-9 p.m., Evangelical Congregational Church, Route 19 south of Clarksburg. Theme: "Polar Expedition." Call: 623-1715.

BRIDGEPORT SOCCER Camp, Bridgeport City Park. Instructor: Ian McAra. Cost: $50. Ages: 5-14. Call: 842-8240.

DICE RUN sponsored by Freedom Memorial Committee of Harrison County. Sign-ups: 6-7:30 p.m., Sun Dance Saloon, Hepzibah. Proceeds to help with construction of Veteran's Memorial at Veterans Memorial Park, Clarksburg. Call: Tim Lucente, 838-3830.

NUTTER FORT Sanitary Board meeting 9:30 a.m., town hall.

SALSAMBA Jazz Band performs in outdoor amphitheater at Prickett's Fort State Park.

GOSPEL SING 7 p.m., Reynoldsville New Hope Christian Church. Call: 622-2325.

ADVANCED AUTO/Bob Trickett Antique Car Parade and Show 5:30 p.m., starting at All Saints Church. Call: Benedum Civic Center, 842-8240.

ORIGINAL PLAY "Set A Spell ... Talkin" with Michael Benedum 7:30 p.m., Bridgeport City Park by WesBanco & Clarksburg/Harrison Cultural Foundation. Call: Benedum Civic Center, 842-8240.

THE ARGUMENT performs 9 p.m., Bridgeport City Park. Call: Benedum Civic Center, 842-8240.

LIONS CLUB of Clarksburg meet noon at Minard's Spaghetti Inn. Guest speakers: Lions Clay and Linda Ott.

ALL NIGHT slumber party begins 7 p.m. for girls ages 5-15, YWCA, 305 Washington Ave., Clarksburg. Cost: $5. Call: 624-6881.

KNITTING SAMPLER, sampler camps for youth, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Fort New Salem, Route 50, 12 miles west of Clarksburg, Exit Route 23. Cost: $18. Pre-registration required. Call: Carol Schweiker, 782-5245.

MONTHLY LUNCHEON meeting of Veterans of Oil & Gas Industries, 11 a.m., The Wilderness, Jane Lew.

July 13 and 14

EVENINGS in the Park Summer Performer series, Stonewall Jackson Lake State Park. Cost: $1 per vehicle. Call: 269-0523 or 1-800-CALL WVA.

Through July 14

AMERICAN LEGION State Convention at Ramada Inn, Morgantown.

Saturday, July 14

SAGEBRUSH Round-up at Bunner Ridge. Show starts 7 p.m. Cost: $2 per adult, children under 12 free. Call: 363-4864 or 292-5854.

FRONT PORCH Concert, with The West Virginia Highlanders of Davis & Elkins 7 p.m., Fort New Salem, Route 50, 12 miles west of Clarksburg, exit Route 23. Cost: Adults, $5, students, $4.50, 6-12, $1.50. Homemade ice cream, sweets. Call: Carol A. Schweiker, 782-5245.

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

CARD PARTY/luncheon 11:30 a.m., YWCA, 305 Washington Ave. Call: Christine Strader or leave message at YWCA, 624-6881.

DEDICATION of Old O'Neil Cemetery 7 p.m., 1 mile west of Wilsonburg Grade School, Old Route 50, Wilsonburg. Ceremony: Civil War Re-enactors of sixth West Virginia Cavalry, American Legion Post No. 13, VFW Post No. 573. Call: Phyllis Brown, 622-4421.

SHONEY'S FISHING Derby 7:30-9:30 a.m., Deegan Lake. Ages: 5-12. Bring own tackle. Must be accompanied by adult. Call: Benedum Civic Center, 842-8240.

ALL PETS Animal Clinic Pet Parade 10 a.m., Johnson Grade School, Bridgeport. Registration, 9:30 a.m. Call: Benedum Civic Center, 842-8240.

HARDEE'S 5K run 8:30 a.m., Bridgeport High School. Registration, 7:30 a.m. Call: Benedum Civic Center, 842-8240. Call: Benedum Civic Center, 842-8240.

GOLF USA Pitch-In 4 p.m., Bridgeport City Park. Fee: $1. Bring pitching wedge or No. 9 club. Call: Benedum Civic Center, 842-8240.

SHANNON SHIELDS' Crimson Reign group 5 p.m., on stage at Bridgeport City Park. Call: Benedum Civic Center, 842-8240.

BRIDGEPORT HIGH School Frontline 6 p.m., on stage at Bridgeport City Park. Call: Benedum Civic Center, 842-8240.

CANDY BAKER 7 p.m. on stage at Bridgeport City Park. Call: Benedum Civic Center, 842-8240.

AMICI performs 8:45 p.m. on stage at Bridgeport City Park. Call: Benedum Civic Center, 842-8240.

FLEA MARKET/hot dog sale 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Sardis Community Center. Tables, $5 donation. Call: Glenda Gaines, 783-4772, e-mail,

ROOSEVELT-WILSON High School class of 1965 second meeting 9 a.m., Dave's Restaurant. Call: Connie Poling, 622-5551, Ilene Corathers, 745-5444.

FLEA MARKET and hot dog sale 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Sardis Community Center. To rent a table: Glenda at 783-4772.

RESERVATIONS DUE for Clarksburg Knights of Columbus No. 872 annual picnic, 1 p.m., July 29, Our Lady Perpetual pavilion. Call: Sam Veltri, 623-2764, Joseph Tiano, 622-0248.

WINE MAKING, 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.

LEWIS COUNTY United Way Kickoff Cruise Nite 5-9 p.m., Market Place Plaza, near Weston. Call: Mike, 269-6230.

MAKING A LABYRINTH designing a Feng Shui Garden workshop 1-5 p.m., La Paix Herb Farm, Alum Bridge. Cost: 15.

July 14 through 15

CAMP JOY Gospel Sing at Berea. Bring lawn chair. Food, drink, overnight camping facilities. Call: Joy, 782-3900.

REYNOLDSVILLE Volunteer Fire Department at the Outer Limits. Times: 1 p.m., Mud Bog; 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Stiff Kitty band performs; 1 p.m., Sand drag. Call: 623-3754, 623-9309, 783-5468.

Sunday, July 15

HISPANIC HERITAGE and Cultural Association annual picnic 1 p.m., Harrison County 4-H Center. Featured entertainer: Gloria de Jerez, flamenco dancer. Call: 623-4767.

HOMECOMING at United Evangelistic Mission Church, West Milford. Singers: The Plugher Family. Evangelist: Rev. Chuck Hart. Sunday school, worship service, 10 a.m., covered dish dinner, noon, services, 2 p.m.

REV. ROGER Brown and the Drama Team of Calvary Assembly of God, Hampton, Va., appear 10:30 a.m., Stealey Assembly of God, corner of Milford and Nicholas streets, Clarksburg. Call: 623-1481.

KALEIDOSCOPE SINGERS and Friends "Funtastic Ice Cream Concert" 3 p.m., Ballroom in Student Union Bldg., Fairmont State College. Cost: Donation. Call: 366-3758. Ice cream social follows.

Monday, July 16

MEMORIAL CONCERT for Alan Tolley, Bridgeport High School student killed recently in an ATV accident, 7-10 p.m., Bridgeport High School auditorium. Cost: $3. Four local bands perform. Proceeds benefit Juvenile Diabetes Association.

BINGAMON Public Service District monthly board meeting 7 p.m., old Wyatt School Building.

VETERANS OF FOREIGN Wars Post No. 573 meets 8 p.m. at post home.

ZONE MEETING 6 p.m. of Adamston, Shinnston, Wallace, Salem, Lumberport and Wilsonburg Lions Clubs, Wilsonburg Baptist Church. Call: Jim Canon, 783-5381.

HARRISON-DODDRIDGE Foster Grandparents Association annual picnic 10:30 a.m., Sycamore Shelter, Veterans Memorial Park. Bring covered dish.

BLOOD DRIVE 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Fairmont's International Academy of Design & Technology, Theory Room 11. Call: Chris Georgetti, 1-888-406-8324.

MEETING Our Lady of Peace Assembly No. 1184, 4th Degree, Clarksburg. Dinner, 6:30 p.m., Raymon's, followed by meeting at Robert Petitto Knights of Columbus Hall, Clarksburg. Call: Joseph Tiano, 622-0248.

VICTORY HIGH School class of 1953 dinner meeting 6:30 p.m., Raymon's. Call: Connie 842-4333, e-mail,

July 16 through 19

VACATION BIBLE School 6:15-8:30 p.m., Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Salem. Theme: Passport to the Holy Land. Call: 782-2277.

July 16 through 20

UNITED METHODIST Temple, corner of Locust and Sycamore, Clarksburg, Vacation Bible School 6-8 p.m. Theme: Under Construction. Ages: Pre-school-sixth grade.

GRACE BAPTIST Temple, Park Avenue, Jane Lew, Vacation Bible School 6-8 p.m. Ages, 5 and up. Call: 269-7507 or 884-6682.

WYATT UNION Fellowship Church Vacation Bible School 6:30-9:30 p.m. Call: 592-1278 or 592-1173.

BIBLE SCHOOL 6-8:30 p.m., Bailey Memorial United Methodist Church, Route 76, Rosemont. Theme: Jesus to the Rescue. Call: Sue Moore, 739-4370.

FAITH CHRISTIAN Fellowship, Route 20 south of Nutter Fort, Vacation Bible School. Times: Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-noon, Friday, picnic 6 p.m. Theme: The Armor of God. Call: 622-1038.

VACATION BIBLE school 6:30-9:15 p.m., Grace Baptist Church, 1010 Oral Lake Rd., Bridgeport. Ages 3-adult. Call: 842-4842.

Tuesday, July 17

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. Theme: "A Birthday Celebration". For reservations: Helen Lamm, 623-4708 or Vera Westfall, 842-3979.

FAIRMONT AREA Home Schoolers Together informational meeting 7 p.m., Bible Fellowship Church, White Hall. Call: Beth Thompson, 986-2946.

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

VERIZON TELEPHONE Pioneer Life members meeting/picnic 3 p.m., park on Third Street, Stonewood. Bring covered dish. Call: 623-3148.

PRAYER MEETING at House of Faith, Route 19, Erie. Pastor Delores White. Call: 622-2539.

PARENT EMPOWERMENT through understanding special education and 504 class 6:30-8 p.m., United Summit Center. Call: Pam Harper, 623-5661 or Melody 842-5632.

Wednesday, July 18

ROOSEVELT-WILSON High School Class of 1946 holds monthly breakfast meeting at 9:30 a.m., Ponderosa Restaurant, Bridgeport. Call: Toots Britton, 622-0618.

VETERANS OF FOREIGN Wars Post No. 573, bingo at post home. Early birds 6 p.m. Proceeds benefit youth programs.

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

July 18 through 22

FREEDOM FEST Motorcycle Rally at Snowshoe Mountain.Call: 1-800-877-4386.

Thursday, July 19

REGISTRATION for Vacation Bible School at Salem Baptist Church, 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Salem pool. Call: 782-1311.

AMERICAN LEGION AUXILIARY Unit 31, Shinnston, meets 7 p.m. at Bridge Street post home. Call: 592-5231.

SUMMER PICNIC for members of Harrison County Senior Citizens Center, Inc. at 4-H Barn, Route 19 south of Clarksburg. Opening remarks by Gov. Bob Wise at 10 a.m. Picnic 10 a.m.-3 p.m. For reservations: 623-6795.

AMERICAN LEGION Auxiliary Unit 31 meet 7 p.m., Post Home, Bridge Street, Shinnston. Call: Roxie Williams, 592-5231, Margaret Yost, 592-1721 after 5 p.m.

NUTTER FORT Lions Club meet 7 p.m., Jim Reid's Restaurant. Call: Rudy Bozarth, 622-6643 or Connie Poling, 622-5551.

MILITARY ORDER of Purple Heart, Chapter No. 418, Clarksburg, meet 7 p.m., Ponderosa Steakhouse. Call: William Boggs, 782-2794 or Harold Wilson, 842-3473.

KARATE CLASS 6:30-8:30 p.m. Cost: $10 per month. Ages 6 and up. Call: 745-3131. Certified instructor. Sponsor: West Milford Police Dept.

July 19 through 21

COUNTRY ROADS Motorcycle Rally and all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet 7-10 a.m., Holy Rosary Church parish hall, 35 Franklin St., Buckhannon. Cost: $6.50 and $6 for seniors 55 and over. Call: 472-2830.

Friday, July 20

ALLEGRO DANCE Co. performs at 9 p.m., Glen Elk Festival.

LIONS CLUB of Clarksburg meet noon, Minard's Spaghetti Inn. Guest speaker: Henry Brown, attorney, Steptoe and Johnson.

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