Community news from throughout the area
Benefit concert set for Friday
at Newell Church of Nazarene
NEWELL — A benefit concert for Pastor Steve and Edwina Cummings, who lost their home to a fire, will be held Friday at the Newell First Church of the Nazarene, located at Third and Grant streets.
“Out of the Ashes” will run from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. and is open to the public. It will include local singers Cliff and Lori Hutchison.
A free will offering will be taken with checks made payable to Steve Cummings. Refreshments will be served following the concert. For information, contact Randy Hilliard at (724) 573-1558.
Sugar Grove UMC holding
annual Super Bowl sub sale
TORONTO — Sugar Grove United Methodist Church will hold its annual Super Bowl sub sale on Feb. 2.
The sub rolls will be available with a choice of turkey and cheese; ham and cheese, Italian combo (ham, salami and cheese); meatball; and veggie.
Fresh vegetable toppings and condiments are included along with potato chips, cupcake and a drink (water, Pepsi, Coke, Diet Coke or 7Up) for $7.
Orders must be received by 9 p.m. on Jan. 31 by calling (740) 544-6490; by texting Pastor George Delo at (804) 467-5287; or by faxing (866) 330-6285. Specify subs and drinks when ordering.
Subs may be picked up at the church between noon and 1 p.m. on Feb. 2. The church is located at 159 county Road 68, Toronto.
Registration continues for
library reading program
WEIRTON — Registration continues at the Mary H. Weir Public Library, 3442 Main St., for its “Weir Reading” winter/spring Story Time program.
It will run 15 weeks from Monday, Feb. 3 through Wednesday, May 13. There are three sessions to choose between each week: Mondays at 11 a.m.; Tuesdays at 3 p.m.; and Wednesdays at 6 p.m.
The program is intended for 2-5-year-olds, but younger and older siblings and friends are welcome. All children participating in Weir Reading Story Times should have their own library cards. There is no cost for this program, but registration is required. Forms are available on the children’s department desk or call Nikki Jagela, children’s program services specialist, at (304) 797-8510 with any questions or concerns.
The Weir Building LEGO Club, meanwhile, will meet at the library from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on the third Tuesday of each month through May. Children of all ages are welcome. Those under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult.
There are no fees and no registration requirements. All builders will receive a free “Weir Building” logo button.
CWU executive board
schedules Feb. 7 meeting
WEIRTON –The executive board of Church Women United will meet on Feb. 7 at the Shiloh Apostolic Faith Assembly Church, 3000 Weir Ave.
Coffee hour will begin at 10 a.m. President Rebecca “Tish” Turner will preside. The national theme for 2020 is “Proud Past with a Clear Future.”
If local schools are delayed or canceled because of snow, the CWU meeting will be called off.
The meeting will include planning for World Day of Prayer.