Weirton Senior Center in
organize a CPR course on May 18
WEIRTON – The Greater Weirton Senior Center, located at 3425 Main St., Weirton, will host a CPR class on May 18 at 3 p.m., according to Tammy Margetic, director of the center.
The cost is $25 and the deadline to confirm your attendance is May 13. For more information or to register, call the Senior Center at (304) 748-3490.
Master Gardeners with
saturday plant sale
WEIRTON — The Tri-State Master Gardeners’ Association is gearing up for its annual plant sale to be held from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday in Gabe’s parking lot at 211 Three Springs Drive, Weirton.
The association will offer a wide variety of plants for sale, including perennials and annuals, shrubs, succulents, vegetables and herbs as well as houseplants, cannas, hanging baskets and table decorations. graveyard. The Master Gardener’s 2022 calendar will also be available, and there will be a surprise draw. Master gardeners will be on hand to answer gardening questions about planting, tending and harvesting purchases made.
Paint and Spoon Literacy
night in Buckeye on May 11
CONNORVILLE — Buckeye Local Junior High School is planning a fun outing for students with a Paint and Scoop Literacy Night on May 11.
Doors open at 7:00 p.m. and grade 7 and 8 students can enjoy painting activities and sweet treats for the evening.
Director Jason Kovalski said similar events have taken place in the past, but stopped during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Now efforts were underway to provide something for students and the school community.
“We used to do something every year before COVID,” he said. “Kids will do a painting project with gifted teacher Lori Roberts and get ice cream while tech teacher Kathy Yocumn will also show off her 3D printer. It’s a community night to bring parents and children to school.
Kovalski added that previous activities had drawn large crowds and he was hoping for another successful turnout this time around.
It was also a way to bring some normalcy back to school after the pandemic.
“We’re just trying to engage families and the community and get back to school after COVID,” How did he.
Kings Creek Union Chapel plans a special service on May 22
WEIRTON — Pastor Russ Buchanan of Kings Creek Union Chapel has announced that the church will host Joyce Igo Ministries on May 22 at the 11 a.m. church service and invites the public to attend.
“Joyce Igo Ministries has been spreading the love of God and the Word of God throughout the world since 1992”, according to a press release which noted that Igo traveled with her pastor husband Denver before his death in 2000. She continued on her own, and today her grandson, Steven Nichols, joined her ministry.
Nichols is a graduate of Liberty University and an ordained minister. Both are from West Virginia and write their own songs.
The ministry has expanded to include feeding children in the Philippines and Ecuador and helping refugees in Italy and Greece. The reach of the ministry includes Northern Ireland, Peru, Mexico and other countries. His international prayer ministry is called the Children of Elijah Intercession Group.
The church is located at 2883 Kings Creek Road at the bottom of North 12th Street and Kings Creek Road in Weirton. The phone number is (304) 748-7942
May 12 meal for retirees
schools in the city of Steubenville
STEUBENVILLE – Steubenville town school retirees gathered for lunch at Capraro’s Restaurant in Hopedale on April 14.
Condolence cards were distributed and signed.
The next lunch will be on May 12 at the North Star Restaurant in McDonald’s, Pennsylvania. The monthly breakfasts are open to all retirees from the schools of the city of Steubenville.
The library announces the variety
programs and activities
STEUBENVILLE – The Steubenville and Jefferson County Public Library has announced the following programs and activities taking place at its various locations.
Main Library, (740) 282-9782
Children: Family Movie Day at the library is May 14 at 2 p.m. Call the library to find out what’s going on and to reserve a spot.
Stop by the library to make a craft to take home anytime on May 11.
Adena Branch, (740) 546-3782
Children: Knowledge of the letters of the alphabet at the start of kindergarten is a good predictor of reading ability in grade 10. Play and Learn the Alphabet is a play session where toys and activities promote letter knowledge. It’s May 12 at 11:30 a.m. and is aimed at children aged 2 to 6. Registration is not compulsory.
Brilliant Branch, (740) 598-4028
Adults: Relaxation at the library and color pages designed for adults on May 12 at 6 p.m.
Children can make bubble art at the library on May 14 at noon.
Schiappa Branch, (740) 264-6166
Adults: Learn about the Knights Templar and their influence in Europe and the Middle East during a program on May 12 at 6 p.m. Register in advance by calling the library.
On your marks, get started, search! May 11 at 6 p.m. After being private for 72 years, the 1950 U.S. Census went online for public viewing on April 1. Learn how to access these records and get tips for locating your ancestors. Registration is required by calling the library.
Kids: Play and Learn will take place on May 12 at 6 p.m. and May 13 at 10:30 a.m. This is a one-hour play session for parents or caregivers and their children aged 0-4 years. Meet other parents of young children and encourage your child to love the library from an early age.
Tiltonsville Branch, (740) 859-5163
Adults: Whether you’re preparing for Medicare or have benefited from Medicare, Tracy McManamon of Tri-State Financial will walk attendees through all the important parts they need to know. The program will take place on May 10 at 1:30 p.m. Register by calling the library.
The book club will meet for discussion on May 10 at 10 a.m. Call to join.
Toronto Branch, (740) 537-1262
Kids: Watch a family movie at the library on May 14 at 2:30 p.m. Call ahead to reserve a spot and find out what’s going on.
Babygarten, taking place May 11 at 1:30 p.m., is for parents or caregivers with their child, from birth to 2 years old. This is a lap-sit program that shares stories, songs and rhymes that will help a baby develop language.
Tracy McManamon of Tri-State Financial will present a program on Medicare on May 10 at 11 a.m. Register by calling the library.