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Sale of Philoptochos

Tuesday for gyros and more

STEUBENVILLE — The Philoptochos Society of the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church will hold a gyroscope sale from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at the church, located at 300 S. Fourth St., Steubenville.

The gyros are $9 each, and there will be a 25-cent charge for the extra tzatziki sauce.

Other items on sale are koulourakia – twist cookies – at $8 a dozen.

Also available are three-leaf vine for $3.50; spanakopita, $3.50 each; and baklava at $3 each.

Customers can place orders by phone at (740) 282-9835 or by fax at (740) 282-2091. Customers are asked to allow a minimum of 20 minutes for all orders.

Shipping will be free on orders of four or more gyros.

Walk-ins are welcome.

Grace’s Cupboard Pantry

is scheduled for Thursday

STEUBENVILLE — Grace’s Cupboard Food Pantry will take place Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

It will be held at Grace Lutheran Church, located at 2105 Sunset Blvd., Steubenville.

Questions can be directed to (740) 282-9064.

Monday is family game night

at the Swaney Memorial Library

NEW CUMBERLAND — The Swaney Memorial Library, located at 210 S. Court St., New Cumberland, invites parents, grandparents and children of all ages to Family Game Night at the library on Mondays from 4 p.m. to 19h.

The event will feature games for all ages, including Monopoly, Uno, Jenga and Apples to Apples. There will be snacks and drawings for prizes and “a night of fun for everyone,” noted a spokesperson.

Event sponsors are the Brooke-Hancock Family Resource Network, the library, and W.Va. Healthy Grandfamilies.

For more information, call the library at (304) 564-3471.

Weir High School Class of 1967

plan lunch for Wednesday

WEIRTON — Members of the Weir High School Class of 1967 will host lunch Wednesday beginning at 11 a.m. at Theo Yianni’s Restaurant, located at 322 American Way, Weirton.

All classmates and spouses are welcome.

Free yoga class offered

Wednesday at Brooke Library

WELLSBURG — Taylor Provenzano will host a free yoga class at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Brooke County Public Library.

Participants will learn the philosophy of yoga as well as proper breathing, postures and movements.

Modifications will be available for those who cannot be on the floor. Participants are requested to bring a bath towel or mat.

Reservations are requested and can be made by calling (304) 737-1551 or visiting

Brooke County Crochet Club is holding a meeting for September 21

WELLSBURG – The Brooke County Crochet Club will meet at noon on September 21.

The group is aimed at adults, from beginners to experts. Participants should bring their own supplies and projects. For those who need help, someone will be available

offer help or instructions.

To register for the free group, call (304) 737-1551 or visit

Variety of programming events offered at the libraries

STEUBENVILLE – A variety of programming events have been planned at various locations throughout the Steubenville and Jefferson County Public Library, including:

Main Library, (740) 282-9782

Adults: Tai Chi will meet for its weekly low-impact class on Tuesday at 10 a.m.

Kids: Sit back and relax for a family movie on September 17 at 2 p.m. Find out what’s playing and register by calling the library.

Children will listen to stories written by author Roald Dahl and do crafts on Tuesdays at 5:30 p.m. Registration is required.

Teens can stop by anytime for the library’s monthly Teen Craft Day on Mondays from 5:30-7 p.m. to create a folded book out of a recycled book. Register by calling the library.

Adena Branch, (740) 546-3782

Children: Stop to play and learn the alphabet. Children ages 2-6 will play with toys that promote letter knowledge at Play and Learn the Alphabet on Mondays at 11:30 a.m.

Brilliant Branch, (740) 598-4028

Kids: Pick up a take-out storytime on Mondays while supplies last. It will include an activity and the book, “There was an old lady who was swallowing leaves” by Lucille Colandro.

Get creative at Paint ‘n Sip for Kids on September 17 at noon. Children will paint a hippopotamus. Registration is mandatory.

Dillonvale-Mount Pleasant Branch, (740) 769-2090

Children: Help your baby develop language and early literacy skills by attending the Babygarten on Tuesdays at 11:30 a.m.

Stop for a craft on Thursday at 5:30 p.m.

Schiappa Branch, (740) 264-6166

Kids: Stop to Play and Learn (kids 0-4) for an hour-long play session on Thursdays at 6 p.m. and September 16 at 10:30 a.m. Teach children to love the library from their earliest young age.

Tiltonsville Branch, (740) 859-5163

Kids: Pick up a take-out storytime on Mondays while supplies last. It will include an activity and the book, “There was an old lady who was swallowing leaves” by Lucille Colandro.

Adults: The book club will meet for discussion Tuesday at 10 a.m.

Test your strategic skills with a fun board game during Adult Game Night on Thursdays at 5:30 p.m.

Toronto Branch, (740) 537-1262

Children: Story Time Grab-and-Go Bags are available for pickup on Mondays.

Adults: The book club will meet for discussion Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. Call to join.

Test your strategic skills with a fun board game on Thursdays at 6 p.m. Registration is mandatory.

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