Upcoming Jefferson County Humane Society fundraisers

Are you ready to Zumba?

The Jefferson County Humane Society is planning a Zumbathon as a fundraiser, and the public is invited to participate.

It will be held from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Sept. 22 at St. Florian Hall in Wintersville.

There will be 12 Zumba instructors from throughout the area participating in the event that also will include a 50-50 drawing and baskets for auction.

Tickets are $10 in advance or $15 at the door.

Tickets are available at Hauser Furniture on Sunset Boulevard, Steubenville, and at area Zuma classes.

All-you-can eat pancake breakfast

An all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast is being planned by the Jefferson County Animal Welfare League for Oct. 12 from 9 a.m. to noon at St. Florian Hall in Wintersville.

The menu will consist of pancakes, eggs, bacon, sausage, potatoes, coffee, milk, tea and a variety of fruit juices.

The cost is $6 with children under 4 eating for free. No tickets will be sold at the door.

Teens and children who attend and are interested can bring a picture to draw about animals or write a poem. They should be there at 9 a.m. with certificates and prizes awarded at 9:30 a.m.

All checks or donations should be made payable to the Jefferson County Animals Welfare League and mailed to Arlene MacQuown, 129 Meadow Road, Wintersville, OH 43953.

Questions can be directed to Janet Polverini at (740) 424-1304.