Nat King Cole
Brenda Lee
Jose Feliciano
Bing Crosby
Mariah Carey
Michael Buble
The Carpenters
Burl Ives

Weekend Update for Nov 20th-23

New Movies:  The Hunger Games: Mockingjay (PG-13)

At the Clay Center:  Wild Ocean & Forces of Nature

­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Thursday a “Sip & See” event with recent works by Steve Payne and Lynn Payne at the Ellis room at the bridge road bistro 5-8 pm

The Kroger in Cross Lanes and the Sale and Light Bible Fellowship Class at Cross Lanes Baptist Church are co-sponsoring a Food Drive at the Kroger in Cross Lanes from 9aam-7 pm Friday thru Sunday. Volunteers will provide store visitors with shopping lists of food items to fill a truck for the Pantry at Tyler Mountain/Cross lanes Community Services.

Friday Unity of Kanawha Valley will host Karaoke at 7 pm.  Admission is $2 and everyone is welcome. (804 Myrtle Road Charleston)

Friday, Sat and Sunday at the Charleston Civic Center the Capitol City Art and Craft Show admission is $6 for adults and $1 for children under the age of 12 Friday 4-10 pm, sat 10-8 pm and Sunday noon- 6 pm

Sat the Itty Bitty Kitty 2 Miler….a run/walk starting and finishing at the ST. Albans Fire Department. Registration at 8 am. Race starts at 9 am to help save cats and kittens in Kanawha County.

Saturday from 11 am-5 pm, the Kanawha Charleston Humane Association will hold an adoption event at Petsmart in the Trace Fork Shops. All dogs/cats are spayed/neutered, up to date on vaccines, and ready to go home to approved adopters. 

Saturday from 12-4 the Howliday Pet Photo Shoot at Brickhouse cardio in Kanawha City. Bring your own props….no appointment necessary.  All proceeds go to the Kanawha Charleston humane association.

Saturday at Noon at the Kanawha Charleston Humane association the shelter will explain about FOSTERING a shelter dog or cat. For more information send an email to

Saturday Nov 22, the 3rd Annual Gala to Benefit Highland Hospital Foundation. At the Embassy suites Hotel Black tie optional, “Glitz, Glamour & Ice”

Sat. Friends of Old Time Music and Dance will feature students from Glenville State College and Davis and Elkins College at the Charleston Women’s Club.  8 pm.

Saturday the Sissonville Volunteer Fire Department will host a Pancake and Sausage Breakfast from 7:30 am-noon to benefit Amber Buskirk, a former EMT, who is battling Stage 4 Glioblastoma.

Sat. at the Clay Center 7:30, Jefferson Starship for Help Hospitalized Veterans. Tickets are FREE, but you need to get them in advance at the Clay Center.

Sunday from noon-5 pm the Sissonville Volunteer Fire department will to make up photo shoots as part of their Annual Photo fundraiser. 

The Kanawha Trail Club will hike at Cedar Lakes Sunday Nov 23 at 12:30 pm (carpool from the parking lot at the corner of Ohio & Randolph across from post office) approx 4 miles with moderate hills.

Sunday at the Clay Center the Appalachian Children’s Chorus presents the Ione Guthrie Holiday Event “The JOY of Music” 3 pm.  With special guests, the Martin Luther King Jr. Male Chorus.  Tickets are $20 and $15 and are available at the Clay Center 304 561 3570

Upcoming Events

New Life Center in Cedar Grove will host their annual FREE community Thanksgiving Dinner on Tuesday 11/25/14 from 6-8 pm.  Located beside Cedar Grove Furniture. If you need a ride call 304 595 7811

Thanksgiving Day (Nov 27th) a Thanksgiving Dinner at Cross Lanes United Methodist church from 11 am-2 pm.  The dinner is for those in the community that find themselves homeless, unable to cook a dinner or alone without family.  The menu includes: Turkey, Ham, mashed potatoes, cranberry salad, corn, green beans, rolls and pumpkin pie.

On Dec. 5th Landau’s Eugene Murphy Jr. Motown Christmas Homecoming tour in Logan. Featuring special guests Leonard, Coleman and Blunt, the former lead singers of the Temptations, Platters and Drifters plus WV Teen Idol winner Seth Bunting.

 Saturday December 6th Santa’s Workshop and Gift Show. At Edgewood Summit (300 Baker Lane) 10 am-2 pm Local vendors on hand, children can visit with Santa while you shop.  Live entertainment. Courtyard Café’ is open for lunch. For information call Michelle at 304 346 2323

Friday & Saturday December 5 & 6, (at 7 pm) and Sunday at 2 pm,  Aldersgate Community Theater in Sissonville presents “Christmas Comes to Detroit Louie” A warm and humorous play