Due to the precautions being taken surrounding the coronavirus, the following changes have been made regarding events and meetings in the local area:

¯ The productions of “The Miracle Worker” set for today at the Franciscan University of Steubenville have been canceled.

¯ The Spring Quilt Show to be held at Historic Fort Steuben from today until April 10 has been canceled.

¯ The Brooke County Public Library board of trustees has canceled its Monday meeting.

¯ “Time to Meet the Angels,” a series of three talks by theology professor Mark Miravalle and originally scheduled for Tuesday in Christ the King Chapel at the Franciscan University of Steubenville, has been canceled.

¯ The Four Seasons Senior Citizens meeting for April has been canceled.

¯ The Jefferson County Veterans Association has canceled its meeting for April 1.

¯ The Harmonium Project has announced that the April 3 First Fridays on Fourth has been canceled.

¯ The Church Women United’s executive board meeting that was set for April 3 at St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church has been canceled.

¯ The Community Bread Basket has postponed its inaugural Bunny Hop 5K, which had been set for April 4.

¯ Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Wintersville has canceled its Easter egg hunt that was to have been held April 4.

¯ The annual Weirton Christian Center Stuff the Bus fundraiser, originally planned for April 4, has been postponed until June 6.

¯ The Jefferson County E-911 Board of Directors meeting for April 6 is canceled. The next scheduled meeting is set for 6 p.m. June 1 at the Jefferson County Emergency Operations Center.

¯ The Woman’s Club of Steubenville meeting scheduled for April 6 has been canceled.

¯ The Steubenville Planning and Zoning Commission meeting scheduled for April 6 has been canceled.

¯ The Chester-Newell Sportsmen Club has canceled its April 7 meeting, along with all remaining spring turkey shoots.

¯ The April 14 meeting of the Jefferson County Retired Teachers has been canceled.

¯ The Weirton Kiwanis Club has postponed its 69th annual Radio Auction, which had been scheduled for April 18. A new date will be announced at a later time.

¯ The spring event of the Ohio Valley Music Guild featuring singers from the Pittsburgh Festival Opera scheduled for April 18 has been canceled.

¯ The annual Steelworkers Memorial service, organized by USW Local 2911 and planned for April 28, has been canceled.

¯ Sacred Heart of Mary Church in Weirton has canceled its Lenten dinners.

¯The Steubenville Kiwanis Club has suspended its Tuesday noon luncheon meetings for the remainder of March and at the end of March will review how to proceed in April.

¯ Perpetual adoration in the Portiuncula Chapel on the campus of the Franciscan University of Steubenville has been is suspended, but the chapel will remain open for prayer each day from 5 a.m. to midnight. The monstrance will not be exposed.

¯ Country Friends is canceling all events in March and April.

¯ The program “You Can Have Your Timber and Wildlife Too” that had been scheduled for Tuesday at the Jefferson County Joint Vocational School has been postponed.

¯ The Thursday Toronto Senior Citizens meeting and trips have been canceled.

¯ The regular Friday meetings of the Steubenville Rotary Club have been suspended until at least April 17, club officials have announced.

¯ CHANGE, Inc. has canceled its homebuyer education class on Friday.

¯ The Boomer’s Book Club annual Easter egg hunt set for Saturday at Bethany College has been canceled.


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