Oklahoma – Friday through Sunday November 5th,16th,22nd, and 24th
The Charleston Light Opera Guild has returned to its roots and will present Oklahoma!, the show credited for propelling the Guild from operetta to musical theater, as the final production of the 70th anniversary season. Shows are scheduled for November 15, 16 & 22 at 7:30 p.m. and November 10 & 24 at 2:00 p.m. A special 70th anniversary cast production of Oklahoma! (Featuring performers from the 1960, 1971, 1990 and 2019 Guild productions) will be held on Saturday, November 23 at 2:00 p.m. with the 70th anniversary celebration Gala to follow at the Charleston Coliseum & Convention Center. Tickets for all shows – and this special November 23rd production and event – are available NOW! For more details go to www.charlestonlightoperaguild.org/
Rock of Ages – Friday through Sunday November 15, 16, 17, 22, 23 and 24th
The Alban Arts Center in St. Albans is hosting rehearsals in preparation for the St. Albans theater’s upcoming production of the hard-charging, head-banging Broadway musical “Rock of Ages.” The original show “was a Broadway jukebox musical,” Carter said, “which is previously written material that is taken and turned into a different narrative. ‘Rock of Ages’ is set in the ‘80s era of glam metal and glam rock bands, such as Whitesnake, Pat Benatar, Poison and Journey. Friday and Saturday performances begin at 8 p.m.; Sunday matinees will start at 2 p.m. Tickets cost $15 each for adults and $10 for students and seniors. Special rates are available for groups of 10 or more.
First Responders Lunch – Friday November 15th
The WV Home Mission Ladies LIFT will be hosting a luncheon for all First Responders in Nitro from 11:00am – 1:00pm in the church activity building(1109 Benamatti Ave., Nitro) Fo more details call (304)727-3056.
Christmas Bazaar – Saturday November 16th
The South Charleston Women’s Club will conduct a Christmas Bazaar from 8:00am – 2:00pm at 214 D Street in South Charleston. There will be tons of vendors and hot dogs for sale during the event!!! For more details call (304)683-1481.
Clothing Giveaway – Saturday November 16th
Spirit Life Fellowship in Charleston will host a clothing drive from 8:00am to 12:00pm. There will be clothing for all ages, toys, and household goods. All items will be free of charge and everyone is welcome.
Craft/Vendor Sale – Saturday November 16th
King’s Way Christian Church in the former Nitro Church will be hosting a Vendor/Craft Sale from 9:00am – 2:00pm. There will be more than 30 vendors plus hot dogs, baked goods, and other food items for sale during the event.
Meals On Wheels – Volunteers
Meals on Wheels, a volunteer organization that delivers meals to those who are in need, is in need of drivers for the West Side of Charleston. The volunteer position will require about an hour and a half a day per week. Meals will be provided by St. Francis. For more details or to sign-up call (304)346-5104.