Breakfast With Books Livestream: Unlock Your History Workshop

Hosted by the Senator John Heinz History Center, this half-day virtual program will help attendees explore their German roots and personal immigration history. Pam Israel and her brother Stephan Israel of “Unlock Your History!” assist with the translation of German language documents. Instruction in hands-on collections care is provided by the Heinz History Center’s Robert Stakeley. The program also features archival artifact and collection analysis and a “Virtual Show and Tell” from the audience. Space is limited. Email lunchwithbooks@yahoo.com to reserve your spot and visit the Facebook event page for details.

Breakfast with Books

Dinner and a Movie

At Oglebay Institute’s Towngate Theatre, not only can you watch live theater productions, spoken word performances, improv and concerts, you can see movies, too! Towngate will host a screening of National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation on Friday, Nov. 20 at 7:30 p.m. Moviegoers also have the option to have dinner in Towngate’s social room prior to the screening. Learn more by visiting oionline.com.

Zoomprov with the Left of Centre Players

Join the Left of Centre Players for a night of virtual improvisational comedy at 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 21 live on Towngate Theatre’s Facebook page. These brave performers hit the Towngate Theatre stage without a script, props or safety net. Armed only with adrenaline and their imaginations, they make-up stories on the spot that entertain and amuse.

Refresh Your Headshot

Ready to refresh your headshot? Whether you’re currently job hunting or just looking to update your LinkedIn photo, we’ll give you a headshot to help put your best face forward.

Riley Carpenter of Riley Lynn Photography will be on hand to take socially-distant photos for just $15 per session (use the code “GIVE” at checkout to receive $5 off when you commit to a donation of non-perishable food items at your session!). You’ll receive three edited shots for your personal use.

Appointments are available in five-minute increments beginning at 5 p.m. on Monday, November 23 at the Wheeling Artisan Center.

Learn more by following Generation Wheeling on Facebook, or purchase tickets here.

Refresh your Headshot

MoJo Art Auction

The Mother Jones Center for Resilient Community (MoJo) is hosting an art auction to support the space and resources of the MoJo. Art viewing will be available online at the auction website and in-person at the MoJo Nov. 20-22. Bidding will open the morning of Saturday, Nov. 21 on the auction website and will close Sunday, Nov. 22 at 2 p.m. Learn more by visiting MoJo online.

MoJo

The Grinch is Coming

Get a festive holiday photo of your pet with the Grinch this Saturday at The Snotty Pooch in St. Clairsville. From 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., the Grinch is coming from Whoville to strike a pose with your pooch. No appointments necessary and photos are free with purchase.

Start Your Holiday Shopping Early

Shop and browse local art at Etc. boutique this Thursday, Nov. 19 from noon – 7:30 p.m. On display in the gallery will be Abstract Energies by Rhonda Felton. Rhonda’s work is modern, bold, spirited and playful… just like her! In addition to Rhonda’s paintings, the gallery will also be welcoming back two NYC fashionistas – jeweler Abby May Miller and Michelle Vella’s furs and more! Learn more by checking out Etc’s event on Facebook.

Rhonda Felton

Yoga Class

Stretch and de-stress with one of two free yoga classes hosted by Golden Sunrise Martial Arts center in Warwood. On Saturday at 10 a.m., the kiddos can enjoy a special kid-friendly class, followed by an adult class at 11 a.m. Space is limited, so RSVP ahead of time by calling 304-312-1174.

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