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Boy Scout Troop 216 of Warren Township will host a 50-year celebration and reunion at 6:30 p.m. Friday at Inman Park, located behind Warren Volunteer Fire Department on Ohio 550 in Marietta. All present and past members, leaders and friends are encouraged to attend. Refreshments will be provided by current Troop 216 members.

Oak Grove Lane between B.F. Goodrich Road and Waterford Road will be closed starting at 8 a.m. on Friday for hose testing by Oak Grove Volunteer Fire Department.

Bethel Lighthouse Church on County Road 126 in Marietta will host Vacation Bible School July 28-Aug. 2 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. with the theme “GiddyUp Junction, Taking God’s Love to New Frontiers.” All children and adults are invited. There will be Bible lessons, songs, crafts, games, food, fun, prizes and more. For more information, all or text director Vickie Hendershot at 740-525-2514.

The Beverly Library and The Beverly-Waterford Community Pool Committee will host a family movie night at the pool from 8:30 to 10:30 p.m. Friday. The cost is $5 or free for children under 3. Attendees will get a bag of popcorn and concessions will be available.

Children who completed the Summer Reading program at the Beverly Library may attend the Summer Reading Pool Party from 6 to 9 p.m. July 25. Watermelon, lemonade and games will be available.

The Reno Volunteer Fire Department is seeking donations of pies, cakes and baked goods for their ice cream social July 27. Donations maybe dropped off at the Reno Community Center, 260 Sandhill Road, the evening of July 26 and the morning of July 27. Due to health department regulations, no cream pies or desserts will be accepted.

• For information: 740-376-9330.

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