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February 15, 2013
The Herald-Star

Shakespeare Club to meet Saturday

The Shakespeare Club will meet at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Brooke County Museum and Cultural Center and invites all lovers of "the Bard of Avon" to join them.

The group, which is nearing its 120th anniversary, also will tour the museum at its new location at 704 Charles St.

The former G.C. Murphy building has been renovated by the museum board and volunteers to feature a wide variety of displays depicting various aspects of life in the county over the last 200 years.

Library programs are announced

Upcoming programs through the Public Library of Steubenville and Jefferson County include the following:

-- Book discussion group for the Adena branch will meet Monday at 6 p.m. and at the Dillonvale-Mount Pleasant Branch on Tuesday at 5 p.m.

-- Cookbook club for the Tiltonsville branch will be held on Thursday at 6 p.m. Participants bring in a recipe for all to try from a selection of cookbooks. Join by calling (740) 859-5163.

-- Teen gaming night will be at the Schiappa branch on Wednesday from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

-- Tech help on how to download e-materials from library's website to computer and mobile device will be offered at the Schiappa branch on Wednesday from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. Call the library at (740) 264-6166 for a 15-minute appointment.

-- Caregivers and children ages birth to 24 months are invited to attend Babygarten at the Schiappa branch on Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. It will be held at the Dillonvale-Mount Pleasant branch on Thursday at 11:15 a.m. Stories, songs and rhymes are shared.

-- Boss Bison Ranch will be at the main library on Tuesday at noon to discuss health benefits of eating bison with samples provided. Register by calling the library at (740) 282-9782.

-- Cooking club at the Schiappa branch will be on Monday at 6 p.m. Watch a cooking demonstration and then try samples. Cost is $10 to participate. Call (740) 264-6166 to register.

-- Enjoy a movie with the family at the Schiappa branch on Feb. 22 at 4 p.m. or at 6:30 p.m. Register by calling (740) 264-6166. There will be a family movie shown at the Brilliant branch on Feb. 23 at noon. There also will be a movie for the family shown on Feb. 23 at 2:30 p.m.

-- Coffee, doughnuts and a movie at the Tiltonsville branch will be held on Tuesday at 10 a.m. and at the Brilliant branch on Feb. 22 at 10 a.m.

-- Caregivers and children ages 2-5 can attend Story Hour at the Dillonvale-Mount Pleasant branch on Tuesday at 5:30 p.m.

Elks to host

dinner Sunday

The Weirton Elks Lodge 1801 Past Exalted Rulers will hold their monthly pasta dinner for members and guests from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday at the lodge located on Main Street in downtown Weirton.

The dinner includes salad, pasta, bread, butter, dessert and coffee or tea. The cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children age 10 and under. A ticket will be selected for a free dinner at next month's Pasta Sunday.

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