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Millsop Community Center will host egg hunt Saturday

WEIRTON — The Millsop Community Center and Board of Parks and Recreation will host an Easter egg hunt at 11 a.m. Saturday. It is open to all area children up to 10 years old. Approximately 1,000 eggs will be distributed to each of the three age groups, including toddler to 3 years old, 4 ...

Majoris sponsoring Easter egg hunt Saturday at Plaza

WEIRTON — Eddie Majoris, Weirton Shopping Plaza vice president and co-owner, is sponsoring an Easter egg hunt at noon April 15 in the field across the parking lot from the Plaza Shop’n Save located on Penco Road. It is open to children up to 10 years old.

Ministerial Association will hold sunrise service Sunday

WEIRTON — The Weirton Ministerial Association will conduct a community sunrise service celebrating the resurrection at 8 a.m. Easter Sunday, April 16 at Weirton Covenant Church located at 200 Pennsylvania Ave. Several Weirton area ministers will be participating in the time of worship; and ...

Mary H. Weir Public Library will show ‘Sing’ Monday

WEIRTON — The Mary H. Weir Public Library will show a free family movie, “Sing,” at 2 p.m. Monday in the library’s activity room located at 3442 Main St. “Sing,” rated PG, follows Koala Buster Moon who is in danger of losing his theater and decides to produce the greatest singing ...

Follansbee Branch Library to show drama ‘Lion’ Tuesday

FOLLANSBEE — The Follansbee Branch Library will show the PG-13-rated film “Lion” at noon Tuesday. Attendees may bring a lunch. Popcorn and water will be provided by the library. Call (304) 527-0860 to reserve a seat for the free screening.

Crocheting group to meet Wednesday at Brooke Library

WELLSBURG — The Brooke County Public Library’s crocheting group will meet at 5 p.m. Wednesday. The group is for adults, beginners through experts. Those attending should bring their own supplies and projects. If anyone need help, someone will be available to assist or instruct. Call ...

Coloring group formed for adults, young adults

WELLSBURG — The Brooke County Library is offering a new monthly coloring group for young adults and adults at 10:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. each Thursday. Materials will be provided but participants may bring their own. Snacks will be provided. Call (304) 737-1551 for information.

Follansbee United Methodist spring rummage sale set

FOLLANSBEE — The Follansbee United Methodist Church’s spring rummage sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 20 and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 21, which is 10-cent day. The sale location is the Follansbee Park Community House located off state Route 2 behind Follansbee Middle ...

Wellsburg Moose group to hold pasta dinner April 21

WELLSBURG — The Wellsburg Moose Golf League will hold a spaghetti dinner from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. April 21 at the lodge at 844 Main St. The cost is $7, which includes spaghetti, salad, bread, butter, dessert and coffee. Soft drinks and beer will be available for 50 cents and $1.75, ...

Pool party offered for those with special needs

WEIRTON — The West Virginia Northern Panhandle Autism Society will hold pool parties for individuals with any disability and their families from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. April 21 at the Millsop Community Center. Pizza and snacks will be served. Those planning to attend should register at ...

‘Bargain basement sale’ set for April 22 in Beech Bottom

BEECH BOTTOM — A “bargain basement sale” will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 22 at Beech Bottom Community Christian Church. Tables are available for $20 by calling (304) 914-6954. Concessions will be available. The church also will host a visit with the Easter Bunny at 10 a.m. ...

History Alive! program explores life of Minnie Pearl

WELLSBURG — The Brooke County Friends of the Library will host a History Alive! program as its annual spring event at 7 p.m. April 27 in the library’s River Room. The late country music legend Minnie Pearl will be portrayed by Denise Giardina of Charleston in a program presented by the ...

Walk/Run for Autism will be held Aug. 29 in Tomlinson Run

NEW MANCHESTER — The Autism Society — West Virginia Northern Panhandle will hold a Walk/Run for Autism at 9:30 a.m. Aug. 29 at Tomlinson Run State Park’s Shelter 1. Registration is $25 prior to the race and $30 the day of the race. Register online at register.chronotrack.com/r/25693. ...

First Church of the Nazarene holding women’s conference

WEIRTON — The Weirton First Church of the Nazarene will host a women’s conference, “Real Women, Real Faith,” from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 6 at the church located at 475 Colliers Way. Tickets are $20. Register by visiting weirtonnaz.com or calling (304) 723-2006.

Odds and ends for your Easter meal

There is nothing more beautiful than an Easter sunrise service, with the sun just starting to peek over the horizon and making different colors in the sky. It is a time when we can realize that it is “a wonderful world.” God had a plan for everything. For instance, his accuracy can be ...

Holy week services at St. Nicholas Orthodox Church

WEIRTON — St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, 604 Colliers Way, has announced the following Holy Week services to be celebrated by the Rev. Paul Suda. The Holy Thursday services begins at 6:30 p.m. and the Good Friday service at 3 p.m. On Holy Saturday/Pascha Nocturne, Matins and Divine Liturgy ...

Country Friends to host band for Friday performance

COLLIERS — Country Friends will host Kenny Husk and the Country Hoedown Round and Square Dance Band on Friday at the Memorial Hall located at 67 Police Lodge Road. On Saturday, Smooth Country is scheduled to perform. The doors open at 6 p.m. for both events, and the dance starts at 7 ...

Colliers United Methodist Church holding sunrise service

COLLIERS — The Colliers United Methodist Church will hold a sunrise service at 6:30 a.m. Easter Sunday on the hill overlooking the church. Those planning to attend should at the church parking lot at 6:15 a.m. in preparation to walk up the hill path. A light breakfast will be served after ...

Mary H. Weir Public Library forgiving fines this week

WEIRTON — The Mary H. Weir Public Library is forgiving fines on all items returned in good condition until Saturday. Outstanding fines will also be forgiven on items that have previously been returned if the patron brings his or her library card to the library’s circulation desk.