Out & About

May 18 — Taste of the Market, to benefit Wheeling Health Right and King’s Daughters, at Centre Market, 2200 Market St., Wheeling, 6-8 p.m.

May 18 — Family Service-Upper Ohio Valley’s spring dinner-dance, White Palace, Wheeling Park, dinner, 6 p.m.; dancing, 7-10 p.m.

May 18-June 23 — Exhibition, “Rodney Gordon: Broadway Milliner and Mask Maker,” at Oglebay Institute’s Stifel Fine Arts Center, 1330 National Road, Wheeling, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, free.

May 18-30 — Art exhibitions, work by Beth Nash in Studio Gallery and work by Union Local High School students in North Gallery, at Artworks Around Town, Centre Market, 2200 Market St., Wheeling, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Saturday, free.

May 19 — A Night to Remember, to benefit Helping Heroes, at Generations, 336 National Road, Wheeling, 6-10 p.m.

May 19 — Art of Wine, Oglebay Institute’s Stifel Fine Arts Center, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

May 19 — Third Friday performance, Concrete Teepee with Ryan Mowery, at Artworks Around Town, Centre Market, 2200 Market St., Wheeling, 7 p.m., free.

May 19 — Hunks All-Male Revue, Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack showroom, 7:30 p.m.

May 19 — StarWatch, Cardinal Shelter, Brooke Hills Park, W.Va. 27, Wellsburg, 8 p.m., free.

May 20 — Painting class, “Letting Go With Watercolors,” presented by Sister Frankie Dutil, CSJ, at St. Joseph Retreat Center, 137 Mount St. Joseph Road, Wheeling, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.

May 20 — Science demonstration, “Make Big Bubbles,” at SMART Centre Market, 30 22nd St., Wheeling, 1 p.m., free.

May 20 — Big Band 200 Club ballroom dance with Wally Gingers Orchestra, Monument Place, 91 Kruger St., Wheeling, 8 p.m.

May 22 — Drum circle, St. Joseph Retreat Center, 137 Mount St. Joseph Road, Wheeling, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

May 23 — Lunch With Books program, “The Rebel in the Red Jeep: Ken Hechler’s Life in West Virginia Politics,” presented by biographer Carter Taylor Seaton, at Ohio County Public Library auditorium, 52 16th St., Wheeling, noon, free.

May 23 — People’s University course, The First World War, at Ohio County Public Library auditorium, 52 16th St., Wheeling, 7 p.m., free.

May 24 — Show of Hands competition, Wheeling Artisan Center, 1400 Main St., 5:30 p.m.

May 25 — Storytelling Festival, Grand Vue Park, shelters 2-5 and amphitheater, Moundsville, 9 a.m-2:30 p.m, free.

May 25 — Wheeling Area Chamber of Commerce’s Business After Hours at Panhandle Cleaning and Restoration, 42 38th St., 5-7 p.m.

May 25 — Fort Henry Commemoration speaker series, “The Other Zanes,” presented by Jeanne Finstein, at West Virginia Independence Hall, 1528 Market St., Wheeling, 5:30 p.m., free.

May 25 — Concert, The Marcels, at Berkman Amphitheater, Historic Fort Steuben, 120 S. Third St., Steubenville, 6:30 p.m., free.

May 26 — Concert, Legend and US3 Essence Band, at Weirton Event Center, 3322 East St., 7 p.m., free.

May 26 — Concert, Bridges, at Oglebay Institute’s Towngate Theatre, 2118 Market St., Wheeling, 8 p.m.

May 26-28 and June 2-4 — Comedy, “Play On,” at Brooke Hills Playhouse, Brooke Hills Park, W.Va. 27, Wellsburg, 8 p.m. May 26-27; 2 p.m. May 28; 8 p.m. June 2-3 and 2 p.m. June 4.

May 27 — Ogden Newspapers Half Marathon events: Half Marathon Walk, 7:30 a.m.; Half Marathon Run, 8 a.m.; Half Marathon Run Relay, 8 a.m.; 5K Run-Walk for Health, 8:15 a.m.; Ogden Fun Run, 8:20 a.m.; Tiny Tot Trot on Water Street, 9 a.m.

May 27-29 — Memorial Day celebration, Oglebay Park; fireworks, dusk May 27.

May 27 — Science demonstration, “Cube Mathematics,” at SMART Centre Market, 30 22nd St., Wheeling, 1 p.m., free.

May 27 — Brooke Band Blast, Brooke Memorial Stadium, Wellsburg, 5:30 p.m.; fireworks, 9:30 p.m.

May 27 — Concert, Ron Retzer Trio, at Heritage Port, Wheeling, 7 p.m.

May 27 — Texture Contemporary Ballet, Oglebay Institute’s Towngate Theatre, 2118 Market St., Wheeling, 8 p.m.

May 28 — Wheeling Heritage Trail bicycle tour, 8 a.m.-2 p.m.

May 29 — MEMORIAL DAY.

May 29 — Memorial Day observance, Heritage Port, Wheeling, 10 a.m.

May 29 — Concert, Legend, at Heritage Port, Wheeling, 7 p.m.

May 30 — Lunch With Books program, “Beneath the Poppies and Crosses: What Archaeology Reveals about the First World War,” presented by Hank D. Lutton, at Ohio County Public Library auditorium, 52 16th St., Wheeling, noon, free.

May 31 — Wheeling Waterfront Wednesdays concert, The Guys Without Ties, at Heritage Port, 7 p.m.

Compiled by Linda Comins

TAKE THE GRANDKIDS

May 20 — Science demonstration, “Make Big Bubbles,” at SMART Centre Market, 30 22nd St., Wheeling, 1 p.m., free.

May 23 — Children’s program, “An Afternoon with Frontier Dan,” at Historic Fort Steuben, 120 S. Third St., Steubenville, 4-7 p.m.

May 25 — Storytelling Festival, Grand Vue Park, shelters 2-5 and amphitheater, Moundsville, 9 a.m-2:30 p.m, free.

May 27 — Ogden Newspapers Half Marathon events: Half Marathon Walk, 7:30 a.m.; Half Marathon Run, 8 a.m.; Half Marathon Run Relay, 8 a.m.; 5K Run-Walk for Health, 8:15 a.m.; Ogden Fun Run, 8:20 a.m.; Tiny Tot Trot on Water Street, 9 a.m.

May 27-29 — Memorial Day celebration, Oglebay Park; fireworks, dusk May 27.

May 27 — Science demonstration, “Cube Mathematics,” at SMART Centre Market, 30 22nd St., Wheeling, 1 p.m., free.

May 29 — Memorial Day observance, Heritage Port, Wheeling, 10 a.m.