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Fort Steuben Chapter Resumes Planning for Centennial Banquet
WEIRTON – Members of the Centennial Banquet Committee of the Fort Steuben Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution gathered at the Eat ‘n Park restaurant in Weirton on Tuesday to resume plans for the 100th anniversary celebration postponed by COVID restrictions- 19 this year.
Members are encouraged to mark their calendars and join in the festivities at the banquet, which will take place at the Holiday Inn’s Undo’s Restaurant, 350 Three Springs Drive, Weirton, starting at 5 p.m. on May 14.
Reservations will be available until March 12, when plans will be finalized for the May event. The sit-down dinner will be $ 25 for members, which includes the meal and a hand-blown glass ornament. The cost for guests is $ 35. Treasurer Patty D’Aurora will take care of reservations.
Committee members in attendance were Regent Vickie Joseph, Francine Hauldren, Nancy Valles, DeeAnn Greene, Karen Blanc, Carol Skerbetz and Janet Rymer. Second Vice-Regent Mary Ann Jesse and Patty D’Aurora are also members of the committee. Any DAR member wishing to be part of a committee should contact Joseph.
Weir High Class 1967 plans lunch for Wednesday
WEIRTON – The 1967 Weir upper class will host a lunch Wednesday, starting at 11:30 a.m., at Mario’s Restaurant, located at 3806 Main Street, Weirton.
All classmates and spouses are welcome.
Dog Days of Summer Festival for the benefit of human society
WINTERSVILLE – The Dog Days of Summer Festival is an upcoming fundraiser to benefit the Jefferson County Humane Society.
It will be held on July 31 at Aladdin Land, 6355 Twp. Route 166, Bloomingdale, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Indoor and outdoor fundraising will include a craft beer, wine and bourbon tasting; food trucks; casino games; and a live concert by Tom Watt “The Buffettman” and his band Fruitcakes playing classic summer music by Jimmy Buffett, starting at 7 p.m.
Tickets cost $ 20 and are available at the Jefferson County Animal Shaleter, 200 Airport Road, Wintersville; Jefferson County Humane Society Veterinary Clinic, 81 Talbott Drive, Wintersville; Hauser Furniture, 3905 Sunset Blvd., Steubenville; volunteers from the humanitarian society; or by calling (740) 314-5583.
Hopedale Annual Community Garage Sale scheduled for August 6-7
HOPEDALE – The 22nd Annual Hopedale Community Garage Sale will be held August 6-7 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Anyone participating in the sale is encouraged to contact the city building to be placed on the map.
Maps will be available at various locations in the family yard.
Hot dogs on the lawn
lunch Wednesday in Sion
STEUBENVILLE – Zion United Church of Christ, 139 N. Fifth St., Steubenville, will host a “Hot dogs on the lawn” lunch from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday. The menu includes hot dogs, $ 1; potato salad, $ 2; baked beans, $ 2; Strawberry Pretzel Jell-O Salad, $ 2; cold soft drinks and bottled water, $ 1; and an assortment of desserts for $ 2, like cherry pie, Texas cake, hummingbird cake, and peanut butter cake.