Brooke Library to show ‘Rise of the Guardians’

WELLSBURG — The Brooke County Public Library will show the PG rated film “Rise of the Guardians” at 5 p.m. Dec. 10.

Seating will be limited. Call (304) 737-1551 or visit wellsburg.lib.wv.us/newsletter2.htm to reserve a seat for the free screening.

Virtual evening Christmas

story hour set for Dec. 9

WELLSBURG — Brooke County Public Libraries will hold a virtual evening Christmas story time on Zoom at 5 p.m. Dec. 9.

It will include a recorded reading of “Piper the Elf’s Big Surprise” by author Colleen Driscoll. A bag with materials for an accompanying craft can be picked up at either library. For login information and to order the craft bag, call (304) 737-1551 or (304) 527-0860 or visit wellsburg.lib.wv.us.newsletter2.htm.

Ag department releases

West Virginia Grown directory

CHARLESTON — The West Virginia Department of Agriculture has released the 2020 West Virginia Grown Member Directory, a list of West Virginia agribusinesses and supporting organizations that are a part of the program.

Developed in 1986, West Virginia Grown was designed to market West Virginia grown and made products to consumers.

A total of 191 state-based businesses place the West Virginia Grown logo on products they have grown or processed in the state.

For the complete guide, visit: https://agriculture.wv.gov/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/WV-GROWN-DIRECTORY–ELECTRONIC.pdf. For information or to join the program, email WVGrown@wvda.us or call (304) 558-2210.

Gun drawing fundraiser

to benefit Boy Scouts Council

WINTERSVILLE — A gun drawing benefiting the Ohio River Valley Council Boy Scouts of America is being sponsored by Professional Tire and Alignment, located at 91 Maplewood Ave, Wintersville.

The business will hold a live drawing Dec. 18. Tickets are a $20 donation and can be purchased at Precision Tire. Call (740) 264-7944 or the BSA Council Office at (304) 277-2660 and tickets will be mailed or e-mailed to the purchaser. There are five guns being offered. Each ticket has the possibility to win all guns.

Letters to Santa offered

WELLSBURG — The Friends of Brooke County Libraries have arranged to send letters from Santa Claus to children.

The cost is $2.50, and the letters, which are addressed to each child and will be available until Dec. 14 by visiting either location or https://lettersfromsantabcpl.weebly.com.


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