Art association events announced
After a long, snowy winter, the Steubenville Art Association welcomes the prospect of spring's arrival with two events on Wednesday.
There will be an artist workshop held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Historic Fort Steuben, 120 S. Third St., Steubenville.
Marnee Muhleman's topic will be "Water Media." The cost is $40. To register, call (330) 340-4577.
The SAA will hold its regular meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the fort. The annual spring exhibit at Eastern Gateway Community College will be discussed, including the entry dates being April 11-12 and the show itself running from May 3-17.
The meeting will include a painting demonstration by member Larry King.
Marilyne Shanks is chairwoman of the social committee that also included Arlene Wells, Nancy Morris and Muhleman.
Library programs are detailed
The following programs of the Public Library of Steubenvillle and Jefferson County have been announced:
"Coffee, Doughnuts and a Movie" will be held at both the main library and Tiltonsville branch at 10 a.m. on March 21.
Story Hour (for caregiver and children ages 2-6) will be held at the Dillonvale-Mount Pleasant branch at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday.
Babygarten (for caregiver and children ages birth to 24 months) is scheduled at the Dillonvale-Mount Pleasant branch on Thursday at 11:15 a.m. and at the Toronto branch on Tuesday at 11 a.m.
Watch a cooking demonstration and taste samples of Irish recipes from cookbooks found at the library at 6 p.m. Monday. It is free to those who attend, but seating is limited. Register by calling the library at (740) 264-6166.
Intermediate Internet Searching class will be held at the Schiappa branch at 1:30 p.m. and at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. Choose one class by calling the library at (740) 264-6166. Participants will be shown a wide range of search engines such as Google and Bing and how to use specific search terms to their advantage.
Teen Game Night will be held at the Schiappa branch on Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wii and other popular games will be available for teens to play.
Watch a movie with family members at the main library on March 22 at 2 p.m. or at the Toronto branch on Thursday at 5:30 p.m.
Drop in for Play and Learn the Alphabet (caregiver and children ages 2-6) at the main library on Wednesday at 11 a.m. and at the Schiappa branch on Thursday at 10:30 a.m. and at 6 p.m. The hour-long play session with toys promotes alphabet knowledge and other early literacy skills.
Book Club will meet at the Adena branch on Monday at 5:30 p.m. and at the Dillonvale-Mount Pleasant branch on Monday at 10 a.m. Join by calling the Adena branch at (740) 546-3782 and the Dillonvale-Mount Pleasant branch at (740) 769-2090.
Adults can make a craft at the Dillonvale-Mount Pleasant branch on Monday at 5 p.m. Find out what's being made by calling the library at (740) 769-2090.
Children will make a craft at the Brilliant branch on Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. and at the Tiltonsville branch on Monday at 5:30 p.m.
There will be a program about Arch Angels at the Schiappa branch on Tuesday at 6 p.m. Carol Borkoski will discuss these angels and how they help. Register by calling the library at (740) 264-6166.
TIMET retirees to meet Tuesday
Retirees of TIMET in Toronto will have occasion to chat, reminisce and stay connected at the next get-together luncheon scheduled for Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. at CJ's Restaurant on Sunset Boulevard, Steubenville.
It's open to all TIMET retirees. For information, contact Bob Olexia at (740) 535-0937.
Tri-State Marine Corps Club meets
The Tri-State Marine Corps Club members met for their regular monthly meeting on March 10 at the Serbian-American Cultural Center in Weirton. The meeting opened with a prayer by Dan Jones, and opening ceremonies involving Tom Styles and Edgile Covey.
Members were reminded of the 9 a.m. breakfast at the Weirton Ponderosa which is held every Saturday and is free to club members.
Bruce Hornick discussed a new book on the Korean War that is available to purchase by contacting him at (304) 797-0185.
Dan Lyons reported that the 25th anniversary coins have been ordered and will be available by year's end.
Two new members were inducted.
Charles Green gave a brief discussion on the Medal of Honor. He showed one signed by Greg "Pappy" Boyington, a Marine WWII aviator.
Club membership is open to any Marine or Navy Corpsman who served with a Marine unit. Dues are $15 per year. The next meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. on April 14 at the Serbian-American Cultural Center in Weirton.