Benefit Auction

A benefit auction will be held Friday, Apr. 15 at 6 p.m. at Ronceverte Firehouse, 722 Ronceverte Avenue. All items sold. Featuring a variety of items, services and baked goods for sale. Purchase dinner while bidding. Hot dog, cookie or chips and a drink for $5. All proceeds go to Brier Nursing Home Residents’ Activity Fund. Sponsored by Brier Support Group/Activity Board.

Williamsburg Thrift Shop

will have a special Men’s Clothing $1 Bag Sale Monday, Apr. 18, and Monday, Apr. 25, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. The Thrift Shop has long sleeve and short sleeve shirts, slacks, jeans, suits, sport jackets and shorts. The Thrift Shop is located in the old Williamsburg School. All other items are basically $1 and children’s clothes are 50 cents. Other days of operation are Fridays 5-7 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Annual Ramp Dinner in Leivasy

Leivasy Peoples Place, Inc., on Rt. 20, Nicholas County, in Leivasy has scheduled their annual Ramp Dinner on Saturday, Apr. 16, from noon to 5 p.m. Cost is $12 for adults, $6 for children UNDER 12 and little ones eat free. Menu includes: fried ramps, fried potatoes, brown beans, ham, bacon, scrambled and pickled eggs, corn pone or corn bread, dessert and drink (sassafras tea also!). Also a 50-50 drawing. Questions, call 304-846-9147 or 304-846-4748 (LPP). All proceeds go to support Leivasy Peoples Place, Inc.

AHMH’s April / May schedule

American Heritage Music Hall at Island Park, 315 Monroe Avenue, Ronceverte, is a nonprofit organization (Ref. IRS 501(c)3) and handicap accessible. No alcohol and no smoking. All music nights doors open at 6 p.m., music starts at 7 to 10:30 p.m. Break at 8 p.m. for announcements and food. (Food & drinks supplied by audience.) Tuesday Jam Sessions: Apr. 19 and 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31. Saturday Night Dance Apr. 23 with Buddy Allen and the Cheat River Band • Saturday Night Dance May 28 with Country Proud. Contact: Charlie Massie 304-645- 3982, Bill Evans 304-392-6079, www.americanheritagemusichall.org.

Artist’s Studio Tour meeting

The Greenbrier Valley Cultural Roundtable will host a meeting to discuss the possibility of an area-wide studio tour in the fall of 2017 on Wednesday, Apr. 20, at 5 p.m. in the Old Stone Room at Carnegie Hall in Lewisburg. This one-hour meeting will be an opportunity for artists to share thoughts and ideas on what the tour would look like, as well as join the planning committee. For more information contact Lynn Creamer, artistic director at Carnegie Hall at 304-645-7917.

Free Community Meal in Ronceverte

A free meal of salad, pizza and dessert will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Apr. 21 at the Ronceverte Presbyterian Church.

Judicial Meet & Greet

will be held at Alderson Community Building Apr. 21 at 6 p.m. This event is a meet and greet with Q & A with judicial candidates. Family law judge, magistrates and circuit court candidates will be in attendance. All non partisan candidates will be at event. Event will be moderated by Karen Lobban. For more information, call 304-445-2378.

Parent Support Group Meeting

is scheduled for Sunday, Apr. 24, at 2 p.m. at the 863 Union Hall in White Sulphur Springs. The guest speaker will be Stephanie Ludle from the WV Parent Training Center. She will be discussing IEP and Transition Processing. Also, the parents will be expressing and discussing their concerns about school safety. Everyone is welcome to attend this meeting.

GC Circuit Riders meet at Shoney’s

If you ride a motorcycle and would like to integrate your passion for riding with your passion for spreading the Word of God you might be interested in the Christian Motorcyclist Association. The Greenbrier Valley Circuit Riders is a well-established Chapter that has been going strong and growing for the past 15 years. We invite you to our monthly meetings at Shoney’s in Lewisburg the first Tuesday of every month at 7 o’clock. We typically discuss upcoming rides, evangelistic ministry opportunities and enjoy fun and fellowship with our members. Our annual fundraiser ride called Run for the Son is coming up the first Saturday in May (May 7), so stay posted for details. For more information about our Chapter and our Mission, contact Donna Jones at 304-661-6410.

Great Greenbrier River Race

will be held Saturday, Apr. 30 in Marlinton. www.iplayoutside.com

Lewisburg Safe Water Public Forum

will be held Saturday, Apr. 30 at 5 p.m. at the Greenbrier Valley Visitor Center. www.wvrivers.org

Gateway Industries Inc. presents

Derby Day Celebration

at the WV State Fairgrounds, May 7, from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Cecil H. Underwood Youth Center, Lewisburg. Enjoy a complimentary dinner and hors d’oeuvres, while you watch the race on several large screen TVs. Live music provided by Richard Hefner and the Black Mountain Bluegrass Boys. Silent auction, door prizes and Most Spectacular Hat contest among the entertainment offered. Pick your favorite horse and place a bet (Gateway Industries takes a portion of winnings, the rest is yours!) Proceeds benefit Gateway Industries Building Fund.

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 AI-Anon meeting

is held every Thursday, 7-8 p.m. at Lewisburg United Methodist Church. Enter at back door (Lee Street entrance). AI-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 fee 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.