March 27: Cancellations, Postponements Over Coronavirus Concerns

Community Events

∫ 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.

∫ 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.


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