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AHMH’s January/February schedule

American Heritage Music Hall at Island Park, 315 Monroe Avenue, Ronceverte is a nonprofit organization (Ref. IRS 501(c)3) and handicapped accessible. No alcohol and no smoking. All music nights doors open at 6 p.m., music starts at 7 to 10:30. Break at 8 p.m. for announcements and food. (Food and drinks supplied by the audience.) Tuesdays: Jan. 12, 19, 26, Feb. 2, 9, 16 and 23. Saturday Night Dance Jan. 23 with “Lilly Mountaineers” from the Beckley area • Valentine’s Day Dance Feb. 13 with the “Night Riders” • Saturday Night Dance Feb. 27 with “Steele Country” from the Lewisburg area • Contacts: Charlie Massie 304-645-3982, Bill Evans 304-392-6079, www.americanheritagemusichall.org.

Suicide Grief Support Group

The HOPE Coalition of Greenbrier County, a suicide prevention organization, is sponsoring a free monthly support group for adults who have suffered the loss of a loved one to suicide. Seneca Health Services, which is part of the HOPE Coalition, is providing staff to facilitate the group, which will be conducted the second Wednesday of every month from 1:30-3 p.m. at Living Waters Family Worship Center on Montvue Drive in Lewisburg. For more information, call Sandy Fox, Greenbrier County director of Seneca Health Services at 304-497-0500 ext. 105 or Marie Propps, care coordinator for Seneca Health Services at ext. 134. The next support group meeting is Wednesday, Jan. 13.

Parent Support Group meeting

is set for Sunday, Jan. 17, at 2 p.m. at Robert C. Byrd Clinic, East Wing waiting room. The guest speaker will be Stephanie Ludle from the West Virginia Parent Training and Information Center in Clarksburg. Her topic will be “Basic Rights for Parents – First Step.” Everyone is invited to attend this very important meeting.

MTA Holiday closing

Mountain Transit Authority will be closed Monday, Jan. 18, for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Regular routes will resume Tuesday, Jan. 19. Schedule information may be obtained by calling 304-872-5872.

WSS Public Library Book Sale

Calling all bargain book lovers! The White Sulphur Springs Public Library will host a book sale, made possible through generous contributions from the community, Saturday, Jan. 23, from 12 noon to 4 p.m. Discover children’s books, vintage books, barely used best-sellers and more. All proceeds will go to support the library. And remember, if you’re looking for something specific and can’t find it at the book sale; make sure to check out the library’s collection. They lend materials for free and are happy to help you find that perfect book. Call 304-536-1171 if you have any questions. The library is located at 203 West Main Street in White Sulphur Springs.

AA meetings

are held at St. James Episcopal Church, 218 South Court Street, Lewisburg, on Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 7 p.m. and on 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. Call 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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