Regional Roundup

Free harvest

concert planned

WINTERSVILLE — A free harvest concert is planned at 6 p.m. Sunday at Brentwood United Methodist Church, 148 Stephens St.

The concert will feature Bobbyjon Bauman and Pamela Shea.

A bon fire, with hot dogs and smores, is planned.

Transportation is available upon request by calling (740) 264-4531.

Ghost stories of

Civil War talk set

CADIZ — Historian Paul Goebbel will share local legends and folklore that make up the paranormal stories of various Civil War sites during a discussion set for 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Puskarich Public Library, 200 E. Market St.

The ghost stories of the Civil War are stories of the sites and locations with a twist, according to library event organizers. The stories will feature first-person accounts of paranormal activities at the sites.

The event is free and open to the public.

For information, call (740) 942-2623 or visit

AARP meeting

set for Oct. 18

WELLSBURG — Brooke Area AARP Chapter 3910 will meet at noon Oct. 18 at the Wellsburg Moose Lodge.

The program will be Bus Bingo, and attendees are asked to bring a wrapped dollar gift as a prize.

The group is collecting stocking stuffer items for the military.

Those not on the group’s calling list should make reservations by Monday by calling (304) 737-1018.

Paint it Pink going

to social media

WEIRTON — In observance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, C.H.A.N.G.E. Inc. will take its Paint It Pink campaign to social media and involve everyone, according to officials.

During Paint It Pink Week Monday through Oct. 19 individuals can change their social media profile pictures to pink and share posts using hashtags #PaintItPinkWeek18 and #BreastCancerMonth.

C.H.A.N.G.E. Inc. will share their favorite posts and pictures across Facebook and Twitter.

For information or to download a kit with sample posts and graphics, visit

Basic computer

class offered

FOLLANSBEE — A free basic computer class for adults will be taught by staff from the West Virginia University Extension Service at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Follansbee Library.

Call (304) 527-0860 to reserve a seat.

Crochet group

meets Wednesday

WELLSBURG — The Brooke County Library’s crochet group will meet at 5 p.m. Wednesday.

Any adult is welcome and encouraged to bring any projects they are working on. Participants should call (304) 737-1551 in advance.