The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

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November 17, 2012

Calendar — Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012

 

Toy Sale, Beckley Dream Center (behind Family Worship Center), 224 Pinewood Drive, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Annual Fall Bazaar, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., St. Francis deSales Catholic Church, 614 South Oakwood Ave., Beckley, bassement, sponsored by the ladies of the church, including bake sale, nut rolls, homemade breads, pumpkin rolls,  other sweet baked breads and cakes, also crafts, Christmas gifts, and religious items available for sale.

Turkey dinner fundraiser for the Layland Miners Memorial, 12:30 to 5 p.m., Danese Community Building. Tickets may be purchased before or at the door, contact Ray or Sarah Crook at 304-228-4045.

Ham and bean dinner, Meadow Bridge Good News Outreach Mission, 5 p.m., fundraiser for the upkeep of the recently constructed memorial to God, Coal miners, and Veterans. Contact Rebecca Cyrus, 304-484-6106.

Dinner and Auction, Women of the Moose, 410 New River Drive, Beckley. Dinner, 6 p.m., auction begins, 7 p.m.  Dinner is baked steak and gravy with the fixings plus desserts.

Ghost tours, Historic Candlelight Lewisburg Ghost Tours will be every Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. from the General Lewis Inn. Haunted homes and sites, including The General Lewis Inn, Carnegie Hall, The North House II and the Old Stone Church Cemetery. Call for ticket information or reservations 304-256-8687.

 Indoor flea market, Bradley Fire Department, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., vendors spaces available, 304-877-2340.

Food for Body and Soul food giveaway, Heart of God Ministries, 110 Earle St., Beckley, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. For those new, who have never signed up, bring proof of income, I.D., proof of a utility bill. Those already signed up, please bring proof of income, if not supplied already.

Feed My Sheep Ministries, 4 to 6 p.m., First Assembly of God, 1513 E. Main St., Oak Hill. A free meal to anyone in the community. No carryouts. For transportation call 304-469-2546 by noon on the day of the meal. Call 304-574-3399 for more information.

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4326 of Midway karaoke, 8 p.m. to midnight, 1000 Midway Road, Midway. They also have daily raffle.

Hinton Veterans Museum, Ballengee Street, Hinton, noon to 4 p.m.

Breakfast served, 8 a.m. to 11 a.m., Moose Lodge, 810 Monroe Ave., Ronceverte, dine in or carryout welcome, call 304-645-6255.

Bingo, Lester Fire Department, early bird 6:30 p.m., regular bingo, 7 p.m. Call 934-6622.

Bingo, 6:30 to 7 and 7 to 10 p.m., Summers County Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad Station 13, beside Kirks Restaurant, Hinton. Refreshments.

Freedom Area Narcotics Anonymous meeting, First Presbyterian Church, Duhring and Tazewell streets (annex), Bluefield, 6 p.m.; Drop Inn Center, 325 Prince St., Beckley, 6:30 p.m. Call 1-800-766-4442; Wellness Center, 221 Temple St., Hinton, 7 to 8 p.m., call 304-466-3916.

AA meetings, Beckley, SWV Fellowship Home, 201 Woodlawn, 8 p.m. (OD); Beckley Tuesday’s Gathering, United Methodist Temple, 3871 Robert C. Byrd Drive, 7 p.m. (O); Primary Purpose Group, Oak Hill Presbyterian Church, 250 Central Ave., 8 p.m. (CD); Rainelle Medical Center, 645 Kanawha Ave., 7 p.m. (OD) (Dist. 17); Summersville Presbyterian Church, 407 S. Laurel St., 8 p.m. (OD); Rupert, candlelight meeting, 7 p.m., Big Clear Creek Baptist Church, Anjean Road, 0.4 mile off Rt. 60, for information on any meetings, call 304-252-9444 or 1-800-333-5051.

Mountain Area Narcotics Anonymous High on Life Group, Princeton Group open meeting, 2 p.m., Princeton Community Hospital, board room, discussion.

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