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IT’S RIGHT HERE IN YOUR OWN BACKYARD.  WHILE IT MAY BE HARD TO BELIEVE, MANY CHILDREN IN OUR AREA NEED YOUR HELP.  JOIN YOUR FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS BY GIVING CHILDREN IN BLUEFIELD THE HELP THEY NEED BY SUPPORTING THE WADE CENTER.  START TODAY WITH THE LEVEL OF INVOLVEMENT THAT’S RIGHT FOR YOU.  GET INVOLVED.  GO TO WADECENTER.ORG AND DONATE TODAY.

COMEDY ZONE NIGHT WILL BE HELD THE THIRD FRIDAY OF EVERY MONTH AT PIPESTEM SPA AND EVENT CENTER.  PERFORMANCES BEGIN AT 7PM.  HEADLINERS HAVE APPEARED ON HBO, SHOWTIME, AND MORE.  CASH BAR IS AVAILABLE.  ADMISSION IS $15-20 PER PERSON.  FMI CALL 304-466-1767 OR VISIT THEM ONLINE AT PIPESTEMSPA.COM

HAPPY PLACE NITE AT THE BLUEFIELD YARN COMPANY  IS ON THURSDAYS FROM 7:00-9:00 P.M. FIND YOUR HAPPY PLACE AT BLUEFIELD YARN COMPANY. BRING YOUR KNIT OR CROCHET PROJECTS AND ENJOY THE COMPANY OF FELLOW YARN ENTHUSIASTS AS YOU WORK ON YOUR LATEST TREASURE.  304-800-4229, WWW.BLUEFIELDYARNCOMPANY.COM

LUNCH BUNCH KNITTING AND CROCHET GROUP MEETS WEDNESDAYS  FROM 11:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M. AT THE BLUEFIELD YARN COMPANY. BROWN BAG IT WITH BYC.FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CALL 304.800.4229, WWW.BLUEFIELDYARNCOMPANY.COM

POETRY NIGHT WILL TAKE PLACE EVERY 3RD FRIDAY OF THE MONTH AT THE LOCAL MO’JOES IN PRINCETON. SHARE YOUR WRITING OR SIT AND ENJOY A CUP OF . TIME: 4 P.M.- 6 P.M. 681-282-5532

NOW–FEB. 18:  BLUEFIELD COLLEGE WILL HOST AN ART SHOW FEATURING THE WORKS OF ENVIRONMENTAL ARTIST KEVIN BENNINGTON, NOW THROUGH FEBRUARY 18. TITLED “TIME 4 INFLUENCE,” THE BENNINGTON SHOW WILL BE ON DISPLAY IN BC’S ART GALLERY ON THE FIRST FLOOR OF LANSDELL HALL FROM 8 A.M. TO 6 P.M. WEEKDAYS. THE EXHIBIT IS OPEN AND FREE TO THE PUBLIC. WEEKEND HOURS MAY BE OBTAINED BY CALLING THE BLUEFIELD COLLEGE OFFICE OF PUBLIC RELATIONS AT 276-326-4212.

FEB. 10:  SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER COMES TO CHUCK MATHENA CENTER ON WEDNESDAY FEB 10TH AT 7PM.  THE SHOW’S PERPETUAL OPTIMISM COUPLED WITH THE BEE GEE’S ICONIC MUSICAL SCORE WILL PROVIDE A DAZZLING, DELIGHTFUL NIGHT OF ENTERAINMENT.  TICKETS ARE $40.  FMI CONTACT THE CMC BOX OFFICE AT 304-425-5128 OR ONLINE AT CHUCKMATHENACENTER.ORG

FEB. 11:  MERCER COUNTY FOR BERNIE SANDERS WILL HOST A MEET THE CANDIDATES AND DEMOCRATIC DEBATE WATCH PARTY ON THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 11, AT SISTER’S COFFEEHOUSE IN PRINCETON FROM 8:00-11:00 P.M. STATE AND LOCAL CANDIDATES FOR ELECTED OFFICE WILL SPEAK FOR 5 MINUTES EACH BETWEEN 8 AND 9 P.M., WITH THE DEBATE TELEVISED FROM 9-11. SISTER’S SOUPS, SANDWICHES, SNACKS, AND DRINK ITEMS WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE.

FEB. 12:  RIFFRAFF ARTS COLLECTIVE PRESENTS “LA ROUGE: A RED DRESS ART EVENT” IN HONOR OF SAINT VALENTINE’S DAY. ENJOY A DATE NIGHT DOWNTOWN ON MERCER STREET IN PRINCETON. EXPLORE MANY LOCAL SHOPS AND SURPRISE YOUR SWEETHEART WITH A HAND-MADE, ONE OF A KIND GIFT ITEM MADE BY LOCAL ARTISTS AND CRAFTSMEN. GUESTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO WEAR RED TO HELP CELEBRATE THE EVENT IN HONOR OF SAINT VALENTINE’S DAY. TIME: 6 P.M. – 10 P.M.  ENTRY IS FREE. 304-425-6425, WWW.THERIFFRAFF.NET

FEB. 13:  THE CORKY BRUSH VALENTINES EVENT WILL BE HELD ON SATURDAY FEB 13, FROM 7-9 PM HOSTED BY DIAMONDS AND GOLD LOOK IN PRINCETON.  THE PAINTING CLASS WILL HAVE A VALENTINES THEME.  COST IS $69.95 PER COUPLE AND SPACE IS LIMITED.  RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED.  FMI OR TO REGISTER CALL 304-425-7830

FEB. 13-14:  ROMANTIC VALENTINES DINNER AT PIPESTEM RESORT AND SPA.  AN EVENING OF ROMANCE, SOFT MUSIC, DELICIOUS FOOD, A CABARET SINGER AND TIME TO RELAX. COCKTAILS START AT 6PM, FOLLOWED BY DINNER AND DANCING. SEATING IS LIMITED. CHOICE OF SATURDAY, FEB. 13 OR SUNDAY, FEB. 14. $98 PER COUPLE. RESERVATIONS ONLY. 304-466-1767 WWW.PIPESTEMSPA.COM

FEB. 20: THE 2016 WINTER WARMER WILL BE HELD AT THE BLUEFIELD ELKS LODGE. DANCE TO FUNKY TUNES, EAT GREAT FOOD AND DRINKS. THIS IS AN EVENT YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS. SPECIAL PERFORMANCES BY BLUEFIELD’S FAVORITE JC/BC, VICTOR LAWSON AND BOOGIE CHILLEN. TIME: 4 P.M. – 7 P.M. $25 ALL-INCLUSIVE TICKETS. 1-800-221-3206

 

 

 

 

COLLEGE NEWS

 

COLLEGE STUDENTS – HELP SHAPE TOMORROW! – THE HORSHOE LEADERSHIP CENTER IN PARSONS, WV IS LOOKING FOR COLLEGE-AGE STUDENTS WHO WANT TO USE THEIR SKILLS, ENERGY, AND PASSION FOR SHAPING A BETTER WORLD BY INFLUENCING TODAY’S TEENS AND CHILDREN.  HORSHOE SUMMER CAMP COUNSELORS MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN THE LIVES OF CAMPERS.  SUMMER POSITIONS PROVIDE A LIVING ALLOWANCE, AN AMERICORPS EDUCATION AWARD, MEALS AND LODGING.  FMI CONTACT SHARON CASSIDY AT 304-478-2481 OR EMAIL SHARON@YLA-YOUTHLEADERSHIP.ORG