Community news from around the area

Library system details

programs and activities

at its various locations

STEUBENVILLE — The Public Library of Steubenville and Jefferson County has announced the following schedule of programs and activities at its various locations, including:

Adena Branch, (740) 546-3782

Adults: Learn about acupuncture from Dr. Gregory McDonnell of McDonnell Chiropractic on Jan. 18 at 12:30 p.m. Register by calling the library.

Brilliant Branch, (740) 598-4028

Children: Watch a family movie at 5 p.m. on Jan. 17. Call to find out what’s playing.

Adults: Color pages designed for adults on Jan. 14 at 6 p.m. Supplies are provided.

Dillonvale-Mount Pleasant Branch, (740) 769-2090

Children: Babygarten, for parents with children birth to 2, will be held at 11:15 a.m. on Jan. 17. This is a lapsit program that promotes early literacy with books, songs and rhymes.

Watch a family movie on Jan. 19 at 1 p.m. Call to find out what’s playing.

Adults: “Understanding Medicare” will be discussed by Suzanne Kresser of Tri-State Financial Services on Jan. 29, beginning at 1:30 p.m. Call to register.

Book club will meet for discussion on Jan. 15 at 10 a.m. Call to join.

Make a craft on Jan. 15 at 5 p.m. Call to register and find out what’s being made.

Cookbook club will meet for discussion on Jan. 17 at 5 p.m. Call to join.

Schiappa Branch, (740) 264-6166

Adults: “Understanding Medicare” with Suzanne Kresser of Tri-State Financial Services will be held on Jan. 16 at 1:30 p.m. Call to register.

Tech Help is available for downloading books, audiobooks, library apps and more from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Jan. 16. Call to make a 15-minute appointment.

Children: Babygarten, for parents with children birth to 2, will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Jan. 14. This is a lapsit program that promotes early literacy with books, songs and rhymes.

Tot Time, for parents with children ages 2 to 4, shares books, songs and rhymes to help with early literacy. Registration is not required. Stop in on: Tuesdays, Jan. 15, 22 and 29 at 10 a.m. and at 11 a.m.; Wednesdays, Jan. 16, 23 and 30 at 6 p.m.; and Thursdays, Jan. 17, 24 and 31 at 11 a.m.

Tiltonsville Branch, (740) 859-5163

Children: Watch a family movie at noon on Jan. 19. Call to find out what’s playing.

Toronto Branch, (740) 537-1262

Adults: “Understanding Medicare” will be presented by Suzanne Kresser of Tri-State Financial Services on Jan. 15 at 1:30 p.m. Call to register.

Free senior aerobics class

begins Monday in Weirton

WEIRTON — The Weirton campus of West Virginia Northern Community College is offering a free senior aerobics class designed for anyone who wants to start exercising at a moderate pace.

The class begins on Monday and ends on March 11. It will be held from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays in room 242/243.

This is a low-impact class with an emphasis on stretching and easy movements to music. All exercise is done standing. There is no chair or floor work. The instructor is Carol Teaff.

Participants should wear loose or stretchy clothing and athletic shoes and should bring a bottle of water. Registration forms will be available in class or ahead of time in the main office at the Weirton campus. Participants can enroll at any time.

TIMET retirees to gather for

luncheon meeting Tuesday

STEUBENVILLE — Retirees of TIMET in Toronto will have occasion to chat, reminisce and stay connected at the next get-together luncheon scheduled for Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. at CJ’s Restaurant on Sunset Boulevard, Steubenville.

It’s open to all TIMET retirees. For information, contact Bob Olexia at (740) 535-0937.

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