WHAT’S GOING ON

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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

ATTENTION LOCAL ARTISTS/WRITERS:  THE BLUESTONE REVIEW, A LITERARY JOURNAL IN ITS 24TH YEAR OF PUBLICATION BY STUDENTS AT BLUEFIELD COLLEGE, IS NOW ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS THROUGH JANUARY 30, 2017.  SUBMISSIONS FROM THE COMMUNITY AT-LARGE WITH A SPECIAL CALL TO STUDENTS OF BLUEFIELD COLLEGE ARE ENCOURAGED AND MAY BE OFFERED VIA EMAIL AND POSTAL MAIL, THOUGH EMAIL IS PREFERRED. POEMS, SHORT STORIES, FICTION, CREATIVE NONFICTION, SONG LYRICS, PHOTOGRAPHS, PAINTINGS AND DRAWINGS MAY BE SUBMITTED TO BLUESTONE@BLUEFIELD.EDU OR BY CALLING 276-326-4270.

 

SPRING IS JUST AROUND THE CORNER, AND MANY GARDENERS ARE BUSY ORDERING SEEDS AND PLANNING THEIR GARDENS.  BUT BEFORE PURCHASING ALL OF YOUR SEEDS FOR THE YEAR, YOU MAY WANT TO PERUSE THE LARGE SELECTION OF SEEDS AVAILABLE FROM CRAFT MEMORIAL SEED SHARING LIBRARY AND ATTEND THE MONTHLY GARDEN SERIES CLASSES HOSTED BY AREA MASTER GARDENERS! THERE IS NO CHARGE FOR THE SEEDS

SMOKING CESSATION CLASS: SMOKING CESSATION CLASSES ARE OFFERED BY THE PRINCETON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL PULMONARY REHABILITATION DEPARTMENT LOCATED IN THE HOSPITAL’S PARKVIEW CENTER, 4TH FLOOR.  FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL 304-431-5078 OR 304-431-5073.

 

 

APR. 21:  FELLOWSHIP SERVICE AT OAKVALE FREEWILL BAPTIST CHURCH AT 7PM FEATURING THE JACKSON FAMILY SINGERS FROM HURLEY VIRGINIA.  FMI CALL 304-425-0034

APR. 22:  CALLING ALL CAR PEOPLE!!! THIS IS THE AUCTION FOR YOU! WHETHER YOURE A DEALER, OWN A GARAGE, OWN A JUNKYARD, OR EVEN IF YOU JUST DRIVE A CAR, YOU’LL FIND SOMETHING AT THIS AUCTION! WE HAVE HUNDREDS OF BRAND NEW CAR PARTS STILL IN THE BOXES! EVERYTHING FROM A TRANSMISSION, WHEELS AND TIRES, ROTORS, ALTERNATORS, SEAT COVERS, WEATHER STRIPS, HEADLIGHTS TO DOORGLASS AND EVERYTHING IN BETWEEN! THERE ARE OVER 500 LOTS IN THIS AUCTION INCLUDING 2 KILNS ALONG WITH CERAMIC MOLDS, A LIFT CHAIR AND A MASTERPIECE OF A PAINTING! MOST ITEMS WERE DONATED BY RAMEY AUTO! AND PROCEEDS FROM THIS AUCTION WILL GO TO BENEFIT THE FABLAB PROJECT BY THE CENTER FOR APPLIED RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGY, AND REBUILD, REVIVE, THRIVE, WHICH IS A NETWORK OF OVER 100 LOCAL BUSINESS OWNERS. THIS IS A GROUNDBREAKING PROJECT THAT WILL BENEFIT THE ECONOMY IN OUR REGIONGREATLY! SO JOIN US, RAMEY MOTORS, AND AUCTIONEER EDDIE PAULEY ON APRIL 22ND AT 910 EAST FINCASTLE TURNPIKE IN TAZEWELL, VIRGINIA. THIS IS ONE AUCTION YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS! FOR MORE INFO AND A LIST OF ALL ITEMS PLEASE VISIT REGENCYPAULEY.COM

APR. 25:  INTERESTED IN A CAREER IN HEALTHCARE? HAVE YOU CONSIDERED MEDICAL ASSISTING? LEARN ABOUT THE ROLE OF MEDICAL ASSISTANTS IN THE HEALTH CARE ENVIRONMENT ON APRIL 25.  EXPLORE WHAT ITS LIKE TO WORK AS A MEDICAL ASSISTANT THROUGH HANDS-ON ACTIVITIES AT NEW RIVER COMMUNITY AND TECHNICAL COLLEGE.  MEET STUDENTS AND FACULTY AT THE NEW RIVER CTC CAMPUS IN PRINCETON ON TUESDAY, APR. 25TH.  STOP BY BETWEEN 10AM AND 5PM

APR.  29: CAMP CREEK STATE PARK AND FOREST TIMBERSPORTS COMPETITION & RAMP FEAST. HELD AT THE CAMP CREEK STATE PARK, THE COMPETITION IS FROM 11 A.M.- 12:30 P.M. AND 1:30 P.M.-3 P.M. THE FEAST IS FROM 11 A.M.-3 PM. AND WILL INCLUDE RAMP CASSEROLE, BROWN BEANS, CORNBREAD, SLAW, DRINK AND DESSERT. COST $12.00.THERE WILL ALSO BE A FLOWER AND BIRD WALK WITH BIBBEE NATURE CLUB FROM 8 A.M.-10 A.M. ADMISSION IS FREE. CALL (304) 425-9481 FOR MORE INFORMATION.

APR.  28-29: BETTER LIVING SHOW.  DISCOVER NEW PRODUCTS, VENDORS AND MORE AT THIS ANNUAL TRADE SHOW, SPONSORED BY THE GREATER BLUEFIELD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE. HOURS ARE FRIDAY FROM 10 A.M.-6 P.M. AND SATURDAY 10 A.M.-5 P.M., AT THE BRUSHFORK ARMORY. TICKETS CAN BE PURCHASED AT THE DOOR.

APR. 29:  SPANISHBURG RURITAN CLUB PANCAKE BREAKFAST SATURDAY APRIL 29TH FROM 8-10AM IN THE COMMUNITY ROOM IN THE BACK OF THE BLUESTONE VALLEY FIRE DEPARTMENT BUILDING.  ADULTS ARE $7, CHILDREN (UNDER 12) ARE $4.  ALL PROFITS USED FOR A COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP AND COMMUNITY PROJECTS.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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