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Bulletin Board: Oct. 23, 2012

By Staff reports

Attorney General Darrell McGraw will have consumer advocates from his office at various locations for National Protect Your Identity Week. The advocates will be able to assist with questions about consumer protection issues as well as provide information on identity theft. The schedule for Tuesday is: 11 a.m., Adkins and Rollins Memorial Senior Center, 1511 Chestnut St., Kenova; 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Wyoming County Center on Aging, Itmann.Kanawha County Public Library will present "The Turn of the Screw: A One-Woman Play" at 1 p.m. Oct. 24 at the Riverside Library branch and at 6 p.m. Oct. 25 at the Main Library, Charleston. Carol Weakland will enact the tale of an untried governess who must save children in her charge from twin phantoms of evil. Weakland is the founder of Great Expectations theatrical productions, which brings classical literary works to life.

Attorney General Darrell McGraw will have consumer advocates from his office at various locations for National Protect Your Identity Week. The advocates will be able to assist with questions about consumer protection issues as well as provide information on identity theft. The schedule for the rest of the week is: 11 a.m. Oct. 24, Hometown Senior Center, 3609 Hughes St., Hometown; 11 a.m. to noon Oct. 25, Lick Creek Senior Center, Danville; 11 a.m. Oct. 25, Westmoreland Senior Center, 3609 Hughes St., Huntington; and noon to 2 p.m. Oct. 26, Boone County Courthouse, Madison.

Charleston Job Corps Center students and staff under the operator Horizons Youth Services will walk for October Breast Cancer Awareness at 1:15 p.m. Oct. 26 starting at Greenbrier Street/Kanawha Boulevard and ending with brief remarks from a breast cancer survivor and balloon release at Magic Island.

Mountaineer Trail Riders will hold a guided Halloween Off-Road Night Ride for Charity beginning at 8 p.m. Oct. 26 at Burning Rock Outdoor Adventure Park. The fee is $10 per vehicle and a Burning Rock trail permit is required. The ride will follow Burning Rock's second annual Kids' Halloween Trunk or Treat event, which features treats for kids, a costume contest, zip line rides, raffles, drawings and hayrides. Proceeds will benefit a fund for Kathy Cook Brewer, a Sophia woman awaiting a bone marrow transplant. Monetary donations will also be accepted. For information, visit mountaineertrailriders.com.

Cross Lanes United Methodist Church will host a Halloween Concert and Trunk or Treat event for the Cross Lanes community from 3 to 8 p.m. Oct. 27. The Trunk or Treat will begin at 7 p.m. Free music, food, ice cream and Jupiter Jump will be featured. For information, call 304-776-3081.

Town of Marmet will sponsor a Halloween dance from 7 to 10 p.m. Oct. 27 at the Marmet Recreation Center. Southern Draw will be featured. Tickets are $8. Wear a costume or come just as you are; prizes will be awarded for outstanding costumes. Free food includes chicken salad and bologna salad sandwiches, macaroni salad, Halloween cake and ice cream and punch. Dancers and nondancers are welcome. For information, call Barry Pauley at 304-949-9692.

Items for Bulletin Board may be submitted by mail to The Charleston Gazette, 1001 Virginia St. E., Charleston, WV 25301, or faxed to 304-348-1233. Notices will be run one time free. Please include a contact person's name and a daytime telephone number.


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