American Red Cross is hosting several blood drives in the area
For times and locations visit and type in your zip code.
11/01 - Sweaters For Veterans Event
Location: Chambers Funeral Home in Wellsburg and James Funeral Home in Follansbee.
November 1 through Veterans Day, Thursday November 10th Chambers and James Funeral Homes will be collecting new sweaters and gloves that they will deliver to local VA hospitals, VA homes and Veterans Service Organizations.  Everyone in the community is invited to support our veterans by donating new sweaters and gloves. Donations can be dropped off at either funeral home listed above.
11/04-05 Wheeling Sleep Out
Location: I-470 Ball field in Wheeling.
Visit for details and how you can take part.
Sponsored by YSS.
Location: Paden City Fire Hall
Time: 8:00 am - 12:00 noon
Information call 304-337-9289.
Public welcome!
11/06 Kim's Awareness Walk For Neurological Diseases
Location: Brooke High School
Time: 2:00 pm-registration/3:00 pm - 4:00 pm-walk/4:15pm-dinner
Cost: $10.00 - benefit dinner
Vendors will be on site with shopping from 2pm-4pm.
For details call 304-737-3335
11/06 Mt. Olivet UMC Open House Event
Location: Mt. Olivet UMC 500 Fairmont Pike, Wheeling.
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 noon
Everyone welcome!
For information call 304-242-3162.
11/06 TURKEY DINNER (Brilliant American Legion Auxiliary Post 573)
Location: Brilliant American Legion - 210 Market St in Brilliant, Ohio.
Time: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost: $7.00  - includes Turkey-Mashed Potatoes - Bread - Green Beans - Beverage and a Desert.
For information and take out orders Call 740-598-3515.
Location: Martins Ferry High School... Cafeteria.
Time: Doors open at 1:00pm - starts 2:00 - 5:00 pm
Cost: $5.00 includes one paddle.
For tickets and information call 740-312-4751 or 740-359-7863.
11/08 Election Day Lunch
Location: Brilliant United Methodist Church in Brilliant, Ohio (525 Labelle St.)
Time: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Soups: Bean, Chicken Noodle, Vegetable and Broccoli.  Sandwiches and assorted desserts also for sale.
Take outs available call 740-598-4472.
11/12 Feral Cat Seminar for Upper Ohio Valley
Location: Victorian Hall 1801 Pennsylvania Avenue in Weirton, WV
Time: 9:00 am to 1:00 pm with a continental breakfast served from 9am until 10am in conjunction with the Hancock County Animal Shelter.
For information and to confirm attendance call 304-387-2508 or e-mail
11/12 11th Annual Powhatan Fire and EMS Christmas Parade
Parade starts at 6:30 pm - line-up is at 5:30pm
Call 740-310-6139 for details and to participate in the parade.
11/12 Richmond VFD Quarter Auction 
Location: Richmond Fire Hall - State Route 152 in Richmond, OH
Time: 1:00 pm auction begins - doors open at Noon.
Cost: $5.00 admission and first paddle - additional $2.00 each.
Proceeds to assist in buying new equipment.
Location: Wheeling Jesuit University's Gymnasium
Time: 6:00 pm
Tickets on sale now - call 304-233-8899 for details.
All proceeds go to Morth Wheeling Youth Center's Thanksgivings Food & Christmas Basket Giveaways.!
11/19 Thanksgiving Food Basket Give-Away Bethlehem Temple Food Ministries'
Location: North Wheeling Community Dream Center (407 N. Main St., Wheeling)
Time: 11:00 am 
Fire Come-First Serve
Please bring your own bag or box.
For details call 304-233-8899 Dr. D. W. Cummings, Pastor.
11/30 Fresh Home-grown Winter Vegetables? Small-scale Hydroponics
Location: Barnesville Library Annex (611 N. Chestnut Street in Barnesville, OH)
Cost: $25.00 -includes a take home kit and supplies - registration required.
Call 740-695-1455 or email OSU Extension
Speakers - Brian Kleinke, Dan Lima, Joe Lehman.
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