is asking for your help! Please
pass along your newsletter to a friend
to help get the word out about the
program activities and need for
RSVP Volunteer Recognition Honorees:
look for you invitation in the mail. If you haven't
received your invitation please let us know at 304.527.3410.
RSVP is participating in the second annual
Senior Corps State Wide Project collecting small, sample or
hotel size toiletries such as: soap, shampoo, toothpaste,
deodorant to give to local shelters and military service
personnel and veterans. Please help us collect these
items. You may bring them to the Volunteer Recognition
Safe Driving Course 1st Time Participants:
Class will be held May 10-11, 2012 at Christ United
Methodist Church 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Instructor Mr.
Ralph Cox. Please call 304.527.3410 to make your
reservation, class limited to 20.
Look for Re-Certification one
day classes at Weirton Senior Center for participants who
have already taken the course.
Safe Driving Course at OVMC "OPALS"
: Call Sally G. Marple at 304.243.5484.
1st come 1st serve.
Save the Date:
July 31, 2012 - 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
"Re-Certification 4 Hour Class" Must have current
certificate. "All teachers and school personnel or
anyone directly working with children discounted cost of $5.
AARP Members $12, non-members $14.
August 7 & 8th, 2012 - 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Hour Class" School personnel discount of $5 also.
AARP Members $12, non-members $14.
Weirton Senior Center in need of volunteers to assist with
BINGO! Please call 304.527.3410 if interested. Thank
Up and Coming Events
Corps Week 5/7/12 – 5/11/12
accomplishment of volunteers 55+ who make a lasting
difference in their communities.
Weirton United Way Fashion Show
to be held May 20, 2012 at Williams County Club tickets are
$30 and sponsors welcomed. Available at the RSVP
office, please call 304.527.3410
Valley United Way Wine Tasting to be held at Elks Club
on Charles Street in Wellsburg WV. RSVP the office at
304.232.4625. May 12, 2013 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Tickets at
the Wellsburg Library and Wesbanco, Wellsburg cost $15 2 for
$25. Guaranteed a fund time food provided by Reisbecks.
School of Nursing Alumni Assoc to Celebrate 100 years of
Nurses Education at St. Florian Hall on August 18, 2012.
Contact Judy Owings Ross Park in Steubenville OH by May 30,
2012 for more information.
Special Olympics West Virginia
County in Honor of Melissa “Missy” Emfinger.
May 27, 2012 at Turkana Golf Course East Liverpool,
OH. For information please contact RSVP’s Jack
Cassella at 304.723.2273.
Immunizations for Adults:
your best shot. Find out more on
Life, Well Being
and Dignity for Older Adults. West Virginia World Elder
Abuse Awareness Day.
June 15, 2012 1-3 p.m.
WV State Capitol Lower Rotunda
RSVP makes New York
Times in the article.
An Age-Appropriate Assist by Paula Spam.
Bennett, Hartzel Brady, Sally Ezell,
Douglas Lilly Dorothy Skrab, Dave Smith,
Martin Francis Wach, Glenn Kocher, Sally
Bartis and Domenic Frio
RSVP ASAP Volunteer(s) -55:
David Alward, Brandon Howard, Tyler Dean
Ruth, Christopher Vani and Kristopher
Sneak Preview of Volunteer Recognition Band
Geary & Flatirons Blue Grass
to be held at Brooke County Senior Center on May 17, 2012 at
4:30 p.m. All Welcome! Come have a good time!
Margaret Freshwater, Myrtle
Flowers, Bill/Sally Walters, Ruth Zirkle and Dianna Strader
who 861 hours making four hand made quilts which
each year to college bound students from Brooke, Weir,
Weirton Madonna & Oak Glen High Schools.
Future site of the Brooke County RSVP ASAP
Community Garden. Special thank you to Mr. & Mrs. Paul
Scurti known for Scavati’s Resteraunt &
for allowing us to have our community garden on your
property. NEEDING TOP SOIL, IF YOU KNOW OF ANYONE, PLEASE
Tax Assistants: George Weigel & Gerald Long (Who will be
greatly missed in 2013), Bill Lantz and Sonny Crossley.
Thank you Becky Deitch for committing for 2013. Your
hard work and dedication help make RSVP the program it is
appreciate all you do!
wishes to Tiffeny Davis, she will be greatly missed.
RSVP now looking for Brooke County Area VISTA. Click
here to see what's happening in the RSVP
RSVP State Wide:
Thank you, CNCS State Program Specialist, Karlisa E.
Bradley, for sharing your Monthly Report March 2012 for West
Virginia Projects. We appreciate all you do.
Click here to view
ALL CURRENT PARTICIPANTS
Must Re-Enroll April 1, 2012 to continue earning
rewards for RSVP. Please call the office; we'll help
you register if you need assistance.
Call 304.527.3410 and we’ll walk you through. Select
Ohio, enroll at the store you shop and select
BROOKE COUNTY COMMITTEE ON AGING RSVP
Call the office and we’ll send you a barcode to contribute)
Just need to use your card to contribute! IT’S EASY!
and help your RSVP fundraise. Drop off your used ink
cartridges and cell phones at your local RSVP office.
online at iGive to help RSVP. 26% goes to RSVP with