ON TRAC & the city of Elkins will host D&E Night on the Town: Fire & Ice beginning at 5pm Friday, February 6 in downtown Elkins. Activities include performances by Ohio Burn Unit, an ice skating rink, music and comedy. For additional information, call 304-637-1211 or visit www.dewv.edu.
Central Upshur Lions Club invites everyone to break that cabin fever and come out for the 25th Annual Groundhog Feed fundraising brunch on Saturday, February 7, at the Banks District VFD / Community Center at Rock Cave from 7:00am until 1:00pm. The menu includes pancakes and sausage, coffee, juice & milk. The cost is $5.00 for adults, $3.00 for youth 6 to 12 & children under 6 are free.
Proceeds from the fundraising event are used to support Lions Club community activities including eyeglasses and exams for those who cannot afford them, sight conservation education, projects in support of the youth of the county, and maintaining wheelchairs and strollers for use by visitors to the West Virginia Wildlife Center. WANTED – used eyeglasses for reuse in developing countries
February Fun Day, Feb 8, 12:00 pm, Junior Community Center… Join us for an afternoon of family Fun! Hot Wheels racing (bring your favorite car) $1 per entry, dime toss, bake sale, face painting, silent auction, concessions & much more. Benifits the Highland Adventist School Gymnasium Fund.
Dinner to Benefit Harman School Band, Sunday, February 8,11:00am - 3:00pm, Harman School. Menu: Spaghetti, Salad, Roll, Dessert & Drink $7.00 Adult (10 and older) $4.00 Child (3-9 yrs) Under 3 free. For more information contact Danette 642-3689 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Davis & Elkins College Artist-in-Residence Jack Gibbons will perform Mozart: "Viva, Viva Grande Mozart," at 2pm Sunday, February 8 in Robbins Memorial Chapel on the College campus. The concert is the second in Gibbons’ series, "Music with Stories: What Makes a Great Composer?,” which will take place the second Sunday of each month through April. The one-hour concert is free and open to the public. For additional information, call the D&E Box Office at 304-637-1255.
A honky-tonk dance, sponsored by the Augusta Heritage Center of Davis & Elkins College & The Mountain Dance Trail, will take place at 8pm Friday, Feb. 13 in the Pit Dance Studio in Myles Center for the Arts on the campus of D&E College. A dance workshop will precede the dance at 7:30pm. Music will be provided by Jesse Milnes and Emily Miller. Admission is $6 for adults, $4 for students & AmeriCorps members and free to Davis & Elkins students, faculty and staff. Participants don’t have to come with dance a partner and listeners are welcome. For more information, visit www.augustaheritagecenter.org or call 304-637-1209.
Elkins Middle School is having a pepperoni roll dinner on Friday, Feb 13 from 3pm to 6pm. The dinner includes a pepperoni roll, mac-n-cheese, dessert & drink for $6.00… Eat-in or carry-out, tickets available at the school office or from any staff member.
MOUNTAIN HOSPICE VALENTINE’S NIGHT OUT AT ORCHARD HALL JUST OFF AIRPORT ROAD NEAR ELKINS HIGH SCHOOL, SATURDAY FEBRUARY 14
6:00 DOORS OPEN
7:00 BAKED STEAK DINNER
8:00 NEWLYWED GAME (HOSTED BY JOE DANGER)
8:30 LIVE AUCTION BY CONRAD AUCTIONS
(DO YOU HAVE ITEMS TO DONATE TO THE AUCTION? NEW, VINTAGE, ANTIQUES, COLLECTIBLES? CALL 940-9932)
OLD TIME SOCK HOP (50’S & 60”S) MUSIC BY BRAD ALLEN
(COME DRESSED IN PERIOD CLOTHING FOR A CHANCE TO BE CROWNED KING AND QUEEN AND WIN A ONE NIGHT’S STAY AT THE GRACELAND INN)
TICKETS ARE $50 PER COUPLE OR $25 SINGLE
DRIVE YOUR ANTIQUE CAR AND RECEIVE $10 OFF YOUR MEAL
ALL PROCEEDS BENEFIT MOUNTAIN HOSPICE PATIENT SUPPORT FUND
Hospitality Club Presents the annual Spaghetti Dinner at Halliehurst on the campus of Davis and Elkins College
Sunday, February 15 from 11:30-2:30pm
10.00 for adults; children 5 and under is 5.00
The menu includes spaghetti, garlic bread, salad, dessert and drink (gluten-free is available).
Dine In or Carry Out
Proceeds benefit Hospitality Club Education Trips
Great way for the whole family to celebrate!
For tickets contact Greg at 443-988-1681
Davis & Elkins College will host an Open House for prospective students and their families from 10am to 2 pm on Feb. 16. The tentative schedule includes a meet and greet with faculty and financial planning representatives, a welcome in the historic Halliehurst Mansion, and a tour of the 170-acre campus with a stop in Booth Library. The day also includes lunch with introductions of representatives from key areas of campus. To register online, visit www.dewv.edu. For further information, call Admission Event Coordinator Angie Scott at 304-637-1230 or email her at email@example.com.
Electronic Horse Race, Feb. 21, 6:00pm - ? Orchard Hall, Elkins. Fun night of friendly faces and horse races benefit the Randolph Co. Riding Club. $25. For tickets contact 304-636-7486
West Virginia Veterans Upward Bound is one hundred percent federally funded to help veterans enter and succeed in college. Educational options plus refresher classes to prepare for college courses. Call 1-800-624-3157 and ask for Veterans Upward Bound.