Around town

Community lunch in Beverly Sept. 30

The Beverly United Methodist Church will have its community lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 30. The church is located at 700 Park St. in Beverly. It is handicapped accessible. The menu is different casseroles, various salads, desserts from Lisa’s Sweet Stop and beverages. Please call ahead for carry-out at 740-984-2100.

Basket bingo held by Special Olympics

The Washington County Special Olympics will hold a Longaberger basket bingo on Oct. 7 at the Marietta Knights of Columbus. Doors will open at 3 p.m. and the games begin at 5 p.m. All baskets are filled. The cost is 20 games for $20. There will also be a 50/50, country store, special game and refreshments.

¯ For reservations and information: 740-373-3418, 740-353-9385 or 304-483-2908.

Recovery Is Beautiful Walk Saturday

The Recovery Is Beautiful Walk will be held from 8 to 10 a.m. Saturday. The walk will form at the Putnam Bridge parking lot and continue across the bridge, down Gilman Avenue to the Washington Street Bridge, across that bridge and back down Front Street to the Putnam Bridge parking lot for a brief ceremony. The walk is to celebrate your own recovery or the recovery of someone you love; make a banner or carry a picture with a few words about loved ones in recovery to encourage and honor their recovery journeys or in remembrance of loved ones lost to mental health and/or substance use disorders.

¯ For information: Cathy Harper, 740-374-6990.

Fish fry Friday at VFW Post 5108

A fish fry will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5108, 319 Pike St., Marietta. The cost is $8.

¯ For information: 740-374-9038.

AARP driver safety course Monday

An AARP Driver Safety Course will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. Monday at the O’Neill Center, 333 Fourth St., Marietta. The cost is $15 for AARP members d $20 for non-members. Call 740-373-3914 for registration.

Art auction and

celebration Sept. 30

“A Dance of Light and Color,” an art auction and celebration of the works of Anna Prince, will be held Sept. 30 at the Betsey Mills Club, 300 Fourth St., Marietta. Doors open at 6 p.m. There will be hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar available. An art auction begins at 7 p.m. The cost is $15 single/$25 couple. All proceeds go to the Values Trust/Solar Match Funds of the First Unitarian Universalist Society of Marietta.

¯ For information: 740-568-8200.