Briefly… 06.27.15

American Red Cross Blood Drive
Living Waters Family Worship Center will host an American Red Cross Blood Drive Saturday, June 27, from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Everyone who attempts to donate blood will have their name entered in a drawing for a Samsung Galaxy tablet. The church is located at 113 Montvue Drive in Lewisburg. For more information or to schedule an appointment contact Summer Propps at 304-992-9798.
Hot Dog Dinner & Pie Supper
A Hot Dog Dinner & Pie Supper will be held June 27, from 4 to 7 p.m. – at the Organ Cave Community Center. Menu includes hot dogs, baked beans, potato salad and drinks. “Take-outs” available. Then the Pie Auction! Funds are needed for maintenance expenses and labor for the up-keep of the center, so donations will be gratefully accepted. Questions, call Jane Morgan at 304-647-5265 or Layola Sarver at 304-647-5482. Please come join us!
Spaghetti Dinner in Williamsburg
will be held Saturday, June 27. Enjoy an evening of fun, friends and food featuring spaghetti with meat sauce, tossed salad, garlic bread ,assorted desserts, tea, coffee, AND Bingo at the Williamsburg Community Building, from 5 to 8 p.m. with Bingo beginning at 7 p.m. The cost is by donation. Bingo is 50 cents per card or 3 cards for $1. Questions, phone 304-645-0964. (Directions from Alta: Route 12 North, right onto East Route 60, take first left, Sinking Creek Road, stay on the 2 lane about 9 miles, Community Building on your left.)
Driver skills testing not available
June 29 – July 2
The Lewisburg Division of Motor Vehicles Regional Office will not conduct driver skills’ testing on Monday, June 29, through Thursday, July 2. Customers who need to take their driver skills’ tests that week may utilize another regional office. Other DMV Regional Offices close to Lewisburg include the Beckley, Summersville, Flatwoods, Elkins and Princeton offices. All other normal business transactions will be available those days. For more information, please contact the WV DMV at 1-800-642-9066, or visit the DMV website at www.dmv.wv.gov.
Bolling Center Community Meeting
On Tuesday, June 30, 6:30 p.m. the community is invited to the Bolling School in Lewisburg for an informational meeting about the GROW Project’s interest in restoring the building and bringing recreational programming to the facility. Bimbo Coles will be on hand to explain the plans the GROW Project has for the community. Refreshments will be served. Come hear about some exciting plans for the historic property and the community.
AHMH’s June schedule
American Heritage Music Hall at Island Park, 315 Monroe Avenue, Ronceverte (website: www.americanheritagemusichall.org) is a non-profit organization (Ref. IRS 501(c)3) and handicapped accessible. No alcohol and no smoking. All music nights schedule: door opens at 6 p.m., music starts at 7 to 10:30. Break at 8 p.m. for announcements and food. (Food & drinks supplied by the audience.) • Tuesdays: June 30. • Saturday, June 27: “Steele Country Band.”
Williamsburg Thrift Shop
will be closed July 3 and July 4, but will resume normal hours Fridays, July 10, 5-7 p.m. and Saturdays 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. weekly. The thrift shop is stocked full of clothes for both men and women and children as well as household items, books, toys and more. A $1 bag sale (plastic grocery bag) will be held on the third weekend of each month. Directions to Williamsburg from I-64 exit 161: North on Route 12, East on Route 60, first left onto Sinking Creek Road, stay on the 2 lane road about 9 miles to Williamsburg. Schoolhouse on your right. The Thrift Shop, located in the Williamsburg Community School Building, is sponsored by the Andrew Chapel United Methodist Church for the benefit of the community. Questions: phone 304-645-3690.
Need assistance buying food
for you and your household?
The WV Aging and Disability Resource Center will be Alderson Senior Center Monday, June 29 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. helping consumers apply for SNAP (food stamp) benefits. Bring the amount of your household income and expenses (utility, property taxes, rent, etc.) or call 1-866-598-2372 for more information.
Mountain Transit Authority
will be closed Friday, July 3, for Independence Day. Regular operations will resume Monday, July 6. Please call 304-872-5872 for schedule information.
AA meetings
are held at St. James Episcopal Church, 218 S. Court, Lewisburg at 7 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday and Friday, and Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 12 noon.
NarAnon meetings
are held Wednesday evenings at 7 p.m. at St. James Episcopal Church, 218 South Court Street, Lewisburg. NarAnon is a 12-step support group for persons effected by someone else’s addiction. Contact Susan at 304-646-6506 for more information.
Weekly Al-Anon meeting
is held every Thursday, 7-8 p.m. at Lewisburg United Methodist Church. Enter at back door (Lee Street entrance). Al-Anon is a 12-step organization for family and friends of people with alcohol problems. For information call Sue at 304-646-6506 or Dee at 304-667-1766.
The Bluefield Princeton area
Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Support Group
meets once a month, usually around the last Tuesday. The group is open to all who have MS and also family and friends. Medical students and such are welcome. There is no charge or fees to join. We’re into our 28th year as a group. Please come, you’ll find us a caring and encouraging group. For more information call Doug Mullins, group leader, at 304-753-9126.