The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

Local News

July 8, 2013

Calendar — Monday, July 8, 2013

American Legion Auxiliary Unit 32 meeting, 10 a.m., American Legion Post 32 Headquarters, South Kanawha Street, Beckley.

Right to Life meeting, 7 p.m., Beckley Econo Lodge.

MS (multiple sclerosis) support group meeting, The Place, behind United Methodist Temple, 7 p.m. Call 304-253-8113 or 304-890-0597.

Project Safe Neighborhood meeting, 6 p.m., East Beckley Community Center, 200 Antonio Ave., Beckley.

Upper Paint Creek Watershed Association, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Pax Regional Community Center. Call 304-877-2610.

Little Beaver State Park Foundation, 7:30 p.m., Little Beaver State Park, game room.

Truth Seekers meeting, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Raleigh County Public Library ADL room, discussion on national news, war, banking, etc. Call 304-542-4226 or e-mail ted@abodia.com.

DivorceCare 13-week spring session, Christian Resource Center, 7 p.m., 3000 N. Kanawha St. across from Raleigh County Public Library. For more information or to register, contact the Spooners by calling 304-763-3424.

Free sign language class, 5 p.m., Mabscott Holiness Church, call 304-252-9684.

Southern WV Multicultural Museum and Community Center Inc., at 100 Washington St., Beckley, has an after-school program from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. The center offers tutoring, mentoring, life skills training, character building, academic counseling, exam and test preparation, career path, financial aid information. A place to go, learn and grow. To register or for more information call 304-252-8694 or 304-860-1984 or e-mail thecenter10@yahoo.com.

West Virginia Specialized Family Care Program, for more information call Debbie Wiley at Raleigh County DHHR, 304-256-6930, ext. 78902.

Computer classes, Bradley Prosperity Volunteer Fire Department, 1 to 4:30 p.m. and 6 to 8:30 p.m. Monday; 1 to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday; 6 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday; no class Thursday; 1 to 4:30 p.m. and 6 to 8:30 p.m. Friday. No cost. For beginners and public use. Call Cindy at 304-877-2340.

WV Birth to Three, for more information or to make a referral, call 1-866-321-4728. Is your child moving, hearing, seeing, learning and talking like others his or her age?

Food distribution program, Lochgelly Baptist Church, for all seniors and veterans age 55 and older, sponsored by Women United for Christ. Must meet guidelines, provide proof of income and medical expenses, first-come, first-served. Call Margaret or Jo at 304-469-8709, leave name and number.

Problem Gamblers Help Network of W.Va., call 1-800-GAMBLER help-line or (304) 1-800-522-4700.

Birthright of Beckley, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., free pregnancy test, confidential. Call 304-253-7656 or 1-800-550-4900.

MSCIL needs wheelchairs and/or other adaptive equipment for its Loan Closet. Donations accepted. Also referral service for sign language interpreting. Call 304-255-0122.

Teen-age pregnancy programs, Beckley-Raleigh County Health Department, 1602 Harper Road, Beckley. Programs are Family Planning Clinics, Immunizations, Prenatal Clinics, Preventive Services and General Medical Services.

Free hearing screening for senior citizens, Rainelle Medical Center. Call 304-438-6188 for appointment.

Free tutoring by the Fayette County Literacy Council, learn to read or improve reading skills, by appointment.

NARCONON, a nonprofit organization, helping people with drug addictions. Call 1-800-556-8885.

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