Community news from around the area
Friday deadline for orders
for cabbage rolls, pierogies
WEIRTON — Friday is the deadline to place orders for the frozen, uncooked cabbage roll and cheese and potato pierogie sale, sponsored by St. Nicholas Orthodox Church.
The cost for six cabbage rolls is $18, and the cost of a dozen pierogies is $9.
To place orders, call (304) 479-0196. Pick-up will be Nov. 20 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. or 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the church hall, located at 604 Colliers Way, across from Weirton Medical Center.
Toronto Legion Post 86 hosting
veterans appreciation dance
TORONTO — The Toronto American Legion Post 86 will host a veterans appreciation dance from 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday.
Doors open at 7 p.m. The featured band is The Remainders. Veterans will be admitted free. Admission for others is $7.
The post is located at 415 Market St. The phone number is (740) 537-9317.
Gadabouts members, guests
entertained by Light Touch music
WINTERSVILLE — At its November meeting at St. Florian Hall in Wintersville, the Gadabouts were entertained by Light Touch.
Frank Vostatek opened the meeting with devotions and the pledge to the flag.
President Dale Irwin presided, recognizing birthdays and anniversaries. Annual dues are due, it was noted.
Guests attending were Joe and Janet Nemeth, Harold Snyder and Sharon Higgins.
Jennie Avoli won the 50-50 drawing.
Door prizes, which were furnished by Mary Alice Meyer, were won by Jean Dalfonso, Bonnie K. Moffat, Frank Sciarra, Rose Sciarra, Don Swickard, Frank Vostatek, Betty Zak, Frank Wisnieski and Sharon Higgins. Frank and Carol Wisnieski were in charge of handing out tickets for door prizes.
Tour Director Regina Truax announced the following bus trips: Thursday, Oglebay Festival of Lights and buffet at Wilson Lodge; Nov. 20, Meadows Casino, 2 p.m. Tanger Outlet; and Dec. 18, Shoji Tabuchi, Christmas show and dinner.
All Gadabouts trips are open to nonmembers. For trip information and reservations, contact Tour Director Regina Truax at (304) 723-0419.
The Gadabouts club is for couples and singles 55 and older. Anyone wishing to join should contact a club member.
The next meeting is Dec. 13.
4-H club hosting fundraiser
breakfast at Wintersville UMC
WINTERSVILLE — The Country Roadrunners 4-H Club will be hosting an all-you-can-eat pancake and sausage breakfast from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday at Wintersville United Methodist Church, located at 702 Main St.
The cost is $5.
Questers chapter takes tour of
Crew House Museum in Richmond
RICHMOND — President Becky Swickard presided when the Edwin M. Stanton Chapter of Ohio Questers met at the Crew House Museum on Main Street.
Sandy Judy, secretary of the Richmond Community Historical Society, was welcomed as a visitor.
Members were reminded about the joint meeting being held Thursday at the YWCA of Steubenville with the Bezaleel Wells and the De-He-Wa-Mis chapters. The guest speaker will be Carol Lynn, treasurer of the Ohio Questers executive board.
A box lunch was served by Janet Neuman and Swickard, hostesses. It was followed by a tour of the museum conducted by Judy, who explained the house was built in 1825-26 by John Thompson and is believed to have been part of the Underground Railroad.
The last descendant to live in the home was Evelyn “Eppie” Crew, who died in 1972. Volunteer time and finances keep the structure going and maintained.
Barbara Andrews will host the Dec. 7 meeting, which will be held at the Clark Gable Museum in Cadiz.
Night at the Races fundraiser
scheduled for Friday in Weirton
WEIRTON — Madonna High School and the girls basketball team are sponsoring a Night at the Races on Friday at the Victorian Hall.
Tickets are $25 per person and include food, beverages and soft drinks.
Doors open at 6 p.m. Race time is at 7 p.m. Horse race sponsorships and naming rights are available. For information, contact Kristin Bowman-Cross at (304) 723-0545.
Library announces variety
of programs and activities
STEUBENVILLE — The Public Library of Steubenville and Jefferson County has announced the following programs and activities being held at its various locations, including:
Adena Branch, (740) 546-3782
Adults: Book Club will meet for discussion on Nov. 20 at 5:30 p.m.
Children: Story Hour, for parents with children ages 2-6, will be held at 11:30 a.m. Nov. 20. Story Hour includes books, songs and play.
Brilliant Branch, (740) 598-4028
Adults: Color pages designed for adults on Nov. 20 at 6 p.m.
Dillonvale-Mount Pleasant Branch, (740) 769-2090
Children: Story Time, for children ages 5-10, will be held Nov. 21, beginning at 5:30 p.m. Children will listen to stories, rhymes and make an art activity.
Adults: Book Club will meet for discussion on Nov. 21 at 10 a.m.
Schiappa Branch, (740) 264-6166
Adults: Get Tech Help to download eBooks, magazines, library apps and more from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Nov. 20. Register for a 15-minute appointment by calling the library.
Children: Enjoy a family movie at the library on Nov. 24 at 4 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Choose one time and call to register.
Toronto Branch, (740) 537-1262
Children: Watch a family movie on Nov. 22, beginning at 1 p.m.