The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

Local News

November 27, 2012

Calendar — Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012

 

Crab Orchard-MacArthur Public Service District regular board meeting, 10 a.m., conference room of the business office, 196 Glenview Road, Crab Orchard.

Heart of God Ministries, Beckley; Project H.O.P.E. meeting, Helping Other People Elevate, for recovery and restoration programs for individuals and families struggling with addictions, 7 p.m.

Hinton Ruritan Club is sponsoring the Summers County Christmas Toy Fund drive, raising money to purchase toys and clothing for children newborn to 12 years old. For Summers County, those in Christmas need may come to Hinton City Hall and get an application, available through Friday. People will be notified by mail. Christmas angels are available at Magic Mart; anyone who takes an angel agrees to furnish gifts for that child. Donations are also needed. To help or more information, call Darrell Lilly, 304-466-0476. Make checks payable to Summers County Toy Fund and mail to Summers County Toy Fund, P.O. Box 67, Nimitz, WV 25978.

Beckley Art Group general meeting, 7 p.m., 600 Johnstown Road, Beckley.

Quota Club of Beckley, noon, Beckley Raleigh County Convention Center.

Soup kitchen, noon to 2 p.m., Gatewood Church of God Outreach Center. Free soup, cornbread and drink.

Hospice of Southern West Virginia Grief Support Group meeting, 1 to 3 p.m., Summers County Wellness Center, 221 Temple St., Hinton. Call 304-255-6404.

Ballroom Dance with Lessons, 7 to 9:30 p.m., USA Dance Beckley WV Chapter 6064, Mount Hope’s Center of Hope (former Mount Hope High School Gym on the bi-pass). Variety of ballroom styles taught and practiced, plus line and novelty dances. All ages welcome. Nonsmoking, non-alcoholic environment. Visit usadance-beckleywv.com or call 304-469-6401.

Healing is a Choice workshop, Christian Resource Center, 300 N. Kanawha St., Suite 100, Beckley, 6:30 p.m., call Ernie at 304-252-9494.

I Matter Group of CoDa meeting, 6:45 p.m., Encouraging Words Counseling, Lewisburg, call Kristy at 304-645-6655.

Basic computer classes, 6 to 8 p.m., Mabscott Fire Department.

United Apostolic Faith Church boutique clothing giveaway, 1010 S. Kanawha St., Beckley, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the church. For more information call 304-731-2909 or 304-222-7318.

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

Restoration At Work, 6 to 7 p.m., Mount Zion Baptist Church, 142 Mool Ave., Beckley. If you are experiencing problems in your life with drugs, alcohol or any other mind-altering substance. Call 304-712-1359 or 304-222-6459.

WV TOPS No. 147, Beckley, 4:45 p.m., First Church of the Nazarene fellowship building, 607 Johnstown Road, Beckley. Call 304-877-9124 or 304-465-0820.

WV TOPS No. 466 meeting, Take Off Pounds Sensibly, 5 p.m., Sunset Hills Missionary Baptist Church, Independence Road, Coal City.

Civil Air Patrol Beckley Composite Squadron meeting, 6:30 to 9 p.m., Raleigh County Memorial Airport Terminal, basement. Enter from the right side of the airport. Ages 12 to 21 and adults 18 and over. Call Maj. David Chaney at 304-763-3266 or visit http://www.cap.gov.

Free beginner’s line dance class, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Mullens Opportunity Center (old Mullens Grade School), today and Thursday.

MAP (Moving Ahead Positively) meeting, 6:30 p.m. Call 304-255-1304.

Panic Disorder Support Group meeting, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Pax City Hall. Call 304-877-5492 or 304-877-2407.

Women’s Discussion Group, 3:30 to 5 p.m., 206 Church St., Fayetteville. Call 304-574-0500.

Shepherd Center, “Fun spot for older adults,” 9 a.m., Presbyterian Church, 203 S. Kanawha St., Beckley. Call Arlene Wallen, 304-763-4655 or John Price, 304-228-8230.

Beckley Rotary Club, 6 p.m., Beckley Raleigh County Convention Center, West Virginia Room.

Baby Closet open, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., CAC, REACHH, Family Resource Center. Call 304-466-2226.

Freedom Area Narcotics Anonymous meeting, Beckley Fellowship Home, 201 Woodlawn Ave., Beckley, noon; First Presbyterian Church, Duhring and Tazewell streets, Bluefield, 7:30 p.m.; call 1-800-766-4442; Wellness Center, 221 Temple St., Hinton; 7 to 8  p.m., 304-466-3916.

AA meetings, Beckley, Steps to Freedom, Beckley Presbyterian Church, 203 S. Kanawha St., 8 p.m. (OS); Gauley Bridge, Community Center across from Gino’s Pizza, 6:30 p.m. (OD/); Mullens MOC Center, 300 Guyandotte Ave., 8 p.m. (OD/); Rainelle Medical Center, 645 Kanawha Ave. 7 p.m. (OD/); Summerlee, 237 Summerlee Road, noon (OD); Summersville, St. Martin’s Episcopal Church, 221 McKees Creek Road, 8 p.m. (CD); for information on any meetings, call 304-252-9444 or 1-800-333-5051.

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