March 26: Cancellations, Postponements Over Coronavirus Concerns
∫ St. Clairsville AARP 2994 meeting, set for March 26 at the Rec Center, is canceled.
∫ CHANGE Inc.’s home buyer education class, scheduled for March 27 at Mary H. Weir Public Library, is canceled.
∫ The Thursday Music Club’s Young Musician Auditions, set for March 27-28, and the club’s spring concert, set for April 2, are canceled.
∫ All Country Friends Foundation Inc. events have been canceled for the remainder of March.
∫ The Strand Theatre Preservation Society in Moundsville has canceled all remaining spring classes and postpone events through March 31.
∫ Artworks Around Town in Wheeling is closed until April. The April Gallery Hop is canceled.
Colleges and Universities
∫ West Liberty University announced all in-seat classes will remain suspended through the end of the spring semester. Additionally, all events are canceled through April. The recently established alternate learning format continues as previously planned.
∫ West Liberty University’s Hughes Lecture, slated for March 26, is canceled.
∫ An Easter egg hunt, set for March 28 at Bethany College, is canceled.
∫ Mount Olivet United Methodist Church’s baked steak dinner for April is canceled. The next dinner is scheduled for June 3.
∫ Fish frys at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church and Our Lady of Seven Dolors Catholic Church have been canceled through the remainder of the Lenten season.
∫ St. Michael Parish in Wheeling has canceled its Lenten fish frys.
∫ Wheeling Mayor Glenn Elliott has suspended his weekly office hours indefinitely. Those wishing to speak to Mayor Elliott can still do so via telephone. An appointment for a phone conference can be set up by calling the City Clerk’s office at 304-234-6401.
∫ The Ohio Valley and Eastern Ohio Regional Transportation Authorities are urging passengers to only ride the bus if they need essential services or work at a business that provides an essential service. For more information, call OVRTA at 304-232-2190.
∫ The Belmont County Veterans Service Office will be temporarily closed.
∫ The Marshall County Courthouse is open only for cases of emergencies and by appointment.