The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

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July 14, 2014

Calendar — Monday, July 14, 2014

Raleigh County Emergency Services Authority annual monthly meeting, 5 p.m., their office, 162 Industrial Park Road, Beaver. Public is welcome.

Summers County Public Library will have its 2014 Water Festival Art Show beginning July 31 through Aug. 2. To submit your work, bring it to the library at 201 Temple St. in Hinton by Monday, July 28. For more information, contact Myra Ziegler or Nancy Hopps at 304-466-4490.

American Legion Auxiliary Unit 32 meeting, 10 a.m., American Legion Post 32 Headquarters, South Kanawha St., 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 for more information.

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 seminar and support group open meetings, 7 p.m., the Christian Resource Center, 300 N. Kanawha St., Beckley. Workbook is available. To register or more information call Craig and Linda Spooner at 304-763-3424 or visit divorcecare.org

Pyramid Counseling LLC Family Support Group meeting, 130 George St., Suite E-F, Beckley, for family members affected by addiction within their family, 6 to 7 p.m. Call 304-256-0200.

Freedom Area Narcotics Anonymous meeting, The Learn Center, FMRS, South Eisenhower Drive, Beckley, 9 a.m.; First Presbyterian Church, 1809 W. Main St., Princeton, 7:30 p.m.; Summerlee Road School House, Oak Hill, 2:30 p.m.; Drop Inn Center, 325 Prince St., Beckley, 7 p.m.

Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 601 Nicholas St., Rupert (next to City Hall), 7 p.m. Call 304-667-3446.

Gamblers Anonymous meeting, FMRS Health Systems Inc., L.E.A.R.N. Center, 8 p.m. Call Brad Ball, 304-256-7144 or 304-256-7100.

AA meetings, Beckley Noon Group, Presbyterian Church, 203 S. Kanawha St., noon (OD; Beckley, Came to Believe Group, St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 200 Virginia St., 8 p.m. (OD/); Oak Hill, St. Andrews Episcopal Church, 8 p.m., Kelly Avenue (OD**), Al-Anon;  Webster Springs, St. Anne’s Catholic Church, 160 McGraw Ave., 8 p.m. (OBB/); for information on any meetings, call 304-252-9444 or 1-800-333-5051.

SDT Girls Discussion Group, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., CAC, REACHH, Family Resource Center. Call 304-466-2226.

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

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

WV Birth to Three, for more information or 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.

TOPS WV No. 237 Mullens meeting, 5 to 6 p.m., Wesleyan Church, Rt. 54, call 304-294-6224.

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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