Bulletin board: Jan. 16, 2013
The Met Opera's encore performance of "Aida" by Verdi in high definition, will be presented from 6:30 to 10:20 p.m. at Cinemark in the Huntington Mall at Barboursville. The classic opera commissioned by an Egyptian king for the opening of the Suez Canal is a love triangle that ends with true loves being united in death. Tickets are $22 for adults, $20 for seniors, and $1 for children. For complimentary passes, call 304-344-9091 or listen to WVPR Classical Music.
The Buffalo Showtime Choir will have two fundraisers to help raise money for the group's upcoming competition season and trip to Florida. A pancake breakfast will be held from 8 to 10 a.m. Saturday at the new high school. Tickets can be purchased at the door for $5 per person. The breakfast includes pancakes, sausage and drinks and will be served by Buffalo High School Music students. The show choir will have its annual spaghetti dinner from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday at the school. The choir will debut its 2013 competition show at 2 and 4 p.m. Doors will open at 1 p.m. Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for children age 9 and under. Tickets can be purchased at the door or in advance by contacting any member of the choir or by calling 304-937-3387.
South Charleston Community Center will host a Senior Dance (50 and older) and time for fellowship from 6 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday at the Little Creek Golf Course. Donations will be taken at the door. The evening will include appetizers and refreshments, door prizes, and a 50/50 drawing. DJ is Chuck Swigger. For information, call Linda at 304-744-4731.
West Virginians for Life will present a pro-life educational program titled, "40 Years of Roe: The Nation's Tragic Experiment," from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the Bridgeport Conference Center. The event is free. Refreshments will be available. The program also is sponsored by Greer Industries, Pediatrics and Teenage Dentistry of Morgantown, and the Pregnancy Resource Center of Marion County. For information, call the West Virginians for Life office at 304-594-9845.
South Charleston Public Library will be closed Monday for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The library will reopen at 9 a.m. Tuesday.
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