The weekend Update for Dec 18th-21rst
New Movies: Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb (PG), Annie (PG) Top Five (R)
Hobbit: Battle of 5 Armies (PG-13)
At the Clay Center: Wild Ocean & Forces of Nature
Thursday Dec 18, “Dinner with Santa” with the Children’s Home Society of WV at Ryan’s from 5-8 pm. Children will have the opportunity to get their last minute wishes in to Jolly Ole Saint Night. There will be crafts, time with Santa and much more www.Childhswv.org
Thursday Dec 18th, at the Alum Creek Volunteer fire Department their annual toy drive at the main station on Childress Road from 6-9 pm
Thursday…a Downtown Charleston ArtWalk from 5-8 various locations. www.CharlestonArtWalk.org
Friday, 5-7pm, Kanawha Charleston Humane Association presents “YAPPY HOUR” at Sam’s Uptown Café. Free snacks and drink specials. Please bring one or more items from the shelter’s Wish List: Purina brand chows, kitty litter, puppy pads, newspapers, paper towels, bath towels, latex gloves, pill pockets.
Friday City National Bank’s Cross Lanes office welcome’s SANTA! Stop by from 4-6 pm, visit, take photo’s. Make snowmen ornaments, and gingerbread houses in Santa’s workshop.
Saturday, 12noon-1pm, at Kanawha Charleston Humane Association, a free, no-obligation info session about in-home short-term FOSTERING of dogs and cats.
RECYCLE GIFT BOXES after the holidays by donating them to Kanawha Charleston Humane Association! They use two-piece boxes, like shirt boxes, for disposable litter boxes in our cat rooms.
Unity of Kanawha Valley will be home to our monthly Karaoke Night on this Friday, December 19th at 7pm. Everyone is welcome. Admission is $2.00 .Join us for singing, dancing, and food sharing. Unity of Kanawha Valley is located at 804 Myrtle Road in Charleston
Friday Winfield United Methodist church will present their Christmas Concert at 7 pm. for more information/directions call 304 586 3795
Speak Easy Singles group will have Christmas Trivia and an UGLY Christmas sweater contest at the VFW-American Legion Building on 11th Ave in South Charleston at 6:30 pm Friday. Bring a snack and $2 to cover building rental) More information at http://speakeasysingles.com or on facebook
The Charleston Light Opera Guild present ‘Miracle on 34th Street” Dec 19, 20, 36, 27 at the Culture Center Theater. On line tickets at www.charelstonlightoperguild.org
Amy Williams, a local artist and author, will be at Taylor Books on Saturday December 20th 10 am to 12 pm signing her just released book "Love Catches Up with Wanda Petunia." Suitable for children and adults, join Amy and local voice Jessica Rodecker for a dramatic reading at 10:15 am and 11:15 am. Wanda Petunia plush dolls will also be available for holiday gift giving. Children will especially enjoy participating in the dramatic reading of Wanda's adventures!
A Canaan Family & Friends Christmas a FREE musical variety show Saturday at 7 pm at Canaan UMC 401 Roane Street on Charleston’s West Side.
Sunday Pinch Ridge Memorial Church presents their Christmas Play “Done with Christmas” at 7 pm
Sunday Winifrede Chapel Church presents the play Scrooge “Heavens Hope” at 6 pm
Sunday the Kanawha Trail club will hike at Putnam County Park at 1:30 pm. www.kanawhatrailclub.org 3-4 mile hike with some moderate grades.
Sunday at Calvary Baptist Church (corner of Lee/Maryland on the West Side.) “A Festival of Lessons and Carols” at 5 pm….all are welcome!
The Nitro RoundAbouts will sponsor a bus trip to Morgantown on January 24, 2015, to see the Mountaineer Men's Basketball Team host the TCU Horned Frogs. Bus will depart the Nitro McDonalds at 10am and will return to Nitro immediately after the game.Cost of trip, with game ticket will be 49 dollars.
No smoking or alcohol is permitted on the bus. For more information, please contact Rusty Casto, at 304.395.0157.