Briefly… 07.04.15

Williamsburg Thrift Shop

will be closed July 3 and July 4, but will resume its 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.
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.
AHMH’s July schedule
American Heritage Music Hall at Island Park, 315 Monroe Avenue, Ronceverte (website: is a nonprofit 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: July 7, 14, 21 and 28. • Saturday, July 25: “Me and Mrs. Jones” Band.
Lend a Hand
Come lend a hand to help make our community building a brighter, more appealing place for events. ATTENTION: Clintonville, Cornstock, Friars Hill, Trout, Williamsburg and all communities in between. There will be a community building clean at the Williamsburg Community Building, Saturday, July 11, beginning at 9 a.m. We will be painting the walls and thoroughly cleaning every crack and crevice of the building. There will be a pot luck picnic when it is complete for those who lend a hand.
CASA Fundraiser
CASA of the 11th Judicial Circuit, WV, Inc. will hold a fundraiser at Sweet Frog on Tuesday night, July 14 from 5-9 p.m. Mention CASA at check out and Sweet Frog will donate 10 percent from purchases. Candie Benedict, CASA’s new volunteer recruiter, will be recruiting volunteer advocates for children in the CASA program. CASA is currently serving 230 children in Greenbrier and Pocahontas counties that have become a part of the court system due to abuse and neglect. CASA advocates that donate their time to these children help the children have a voice in court.
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.

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