Celebrate Recovery meetings set
The Upper Ohio Valley Celebrate Recovery program meets in larger groups at 6 p.m. every Thursday at the Brentwood United Methodist Church located at 148 Stephens St. in Wintersville. Smaller groups meet at 7 p.m.
The program is a 12-step recovery program for drug, alcohol, gambling addictions, hurts, hangups and habits and is open to anyone who wants to change his or her life, according to organizers.
For information, call the church at (740) 264-4531.
Two Ridges hosts a hot lunch with dessert and beverages each Tuesday and Thursday from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m at the church.
The luncheons are free but donations are appreciated, officials said.
Bishop John King Mussio Elementary School will hold an all-day scrapbooking crop from 9 a.m. until 8 p.m. Saturday at Scrapbooking by Lisa located at 110 Main St. inside Create-a-Room.
The crop is $10 for the whole day and all proceeds will benefit the elementary school.
Custom school paper and cut-outs will be available, and the staff will give demonstrations throughout the day.
Students also are welcome to scrapbook.
For information, contact Tami Cashioli at (740) 264-2022.
The Wintersville Woman's Club invites women from the area to attend its luncheon meetings held at noon the third Thursday of each month at St. Florian Hall.
The next meetings will be:
April 21 - "April Showers Bring May Flowers," presented by Edna Walley, master gardener from DiGregory's Greenhouse and Garden Center.
May 19 - "Make It, Bake It, Take It Auction," with Lil Ferguson as auctioneer.
For information and to make a luncheon reservation, call Judy Anastasia, president, at (740) 264-5371.
Meetings can be viewed on the net
Wintersville Council meetings now can be viewed on the Internet by visiting www.wintersville.net/videos.
For information, contact the Municipal Building at (740) 266-3175.
Church hosts bereavement group
A bereavement support group, led by the members of Two Ridges Presbyterian Church at 1085 Canton Road and Charity Hospice's Nicole Marinacci, meets from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. the third Thursday of each month.
Members of the community are invited to attend. The next meeting will be held April 21 at the church.
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Committee announces upcoming activities
The Wintersville Special Events committee has announced its annual activities. They include:
April 9: A fashion show will be held from 1 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. at the Municipal building.
April 23: Sunny the Bunny will be at the Wintersville Gazebo, across from Walnut Park, from 1p.m. to 3 p.m. to hand out prize-filled eggs, take pictures and offer a chance to win a stuffed rabbit or an Easter basket.
June 11: A concert will be held from 6:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. in Walnut Park.
July 4: Annual parade, memorial service and free picnic in the park.
Committee chairman Dee Martin said there are tentative plans for additional concerts, karaoke in the park and a kid's beach party.
Community Chapel to hold spaghetti dinner
The Wintersville Community Chapel will hold a spaghetti dinner from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. April 9 at the chapel, located at Bantam Ridge Road and Ward Drive.a
The donation is $7 for all you can eat, $6 for a single adult serving or $3 for children age 12 and under.
The menu includes spaghetti, salad, bread, beverage and dessert.
Meatball hoagies also will be available for $3.50.
The money raised will be used to support missionaries worldwide as well as local foodbanks and other local needs, chapel officials said.
Take-out orders are available by calling (740) 264-7873.