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HSOV Yard Sale

08-01 2 day Yard Sale Event. All proceeds benefits the Friends of Felines. Location: American Legion Dates: August 1st and 2nd Time: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. more »»

The Big Blue Bash!

08-01 The Big Blue Bash community-wide summer festival featuring food vendors, kids' games, a 3 on 3 basketball tourney, raffles, a beer garden, a community mass and more will be held on the campus of Parkersburg Catholic High School (3201 Fairview Avenue) from 5-10 PM and Aug. 2 from noon to 8 p.m. more »»

Fshing for Thad Duvall Catfish Tourney

08-02 4 to 6 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 2 and 3, registration at Williamstown boat ramp; check in Sunday 8 a.m. more »»

Cancer benefit for Ronnie Morris

08-02 1 to 6 p.m., Lookout Park, 801 Lancaster St., Marietta; Vietnam veteran, U.S. Army; live country music, karaoke, food, 50/50, donated item raffles, gun raffle; to help raise money to ease financial hardship due to battle with lung cancer; online donations to www.gofundme.com/bojshO. more »»

Boy Scouts Big Boy Toy Show

08-02 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. more »»

Saturdays at River City Farmers Market

08-02 Saturdays, year round, new hours 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., through April, Washington County Fair Grounds, 922 Front St., Marietta; fresh local produce only, jellies, jams, maple syrup, honey, meat, fresh baked goods, crafts (740) 984-2840 or (304) 428-4641 or rivercityfarmersmarket.org and on Facebook. more »»

Bingo for HSOV

08-02 Bingo for the Humane Society of the Ohio Valley. All proceeds benefit the shelter Location:Old Reno School Date: August 2nd Time:Doors open at 1 p.m. more »»

Oak Grove Volunteer Fire Department annual ice cream socia

08-02 102 Oak Grove Lane, Marietta; barbecue chicken dinner, hot dogs, sloppy joes, ice cream, live music, medical helicopter display, inflatables and games for the kids; bingo, country store, 50/50 drawing; 374-9503. more »»

Western Washington County Food Pantry and thrift store

08-04 $2 bag sale, Aug. 4 through 28; no clothes for sale after that until Sept. 22 when winter clothes will be ready; some school supplies given out, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 11, for Warren District; hours, Monday and Tuesday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Thursday, 1 to 4 p.m. and 5:30 to 7 p.m.; 18 High St. more »»

Archaeology Field School

08-04 6 to 8 p.m., Aug. 4 to 7, The Castle; for adults; $50 for the week; goals and methods of modern archaeology with initial excavation; pre-registration required, 373-4180. more »»

Reno Lions Club community dinner cruise

08-04 7 to 9 p.m., Valley Gem, Marietta; $25; Pickin’ on Country; tickets, 373-1278 or 373-1777. more »»

Twentieth annual Music In The Park

08-05 7 p.m., Tuesdays, Tomlinson Park, Williamstown. more »»

Free Community Meal-St. Luke's Episcopal

08-05 St. Luke's Episcopal Church will be hosting a free community meal the first Tuesday of every month; 320 Second Street in Marietta. Our new meal time is 5 to 6 p.m. more »»

Harmar Hill Neighborhood Crime Watch Group annual National Night Out crime prevention picnic

08-05 Lookout Park community building; promotes police-community partnerships, crime, drug, and violence prevention, safety, and neighborhood unity; everyone is invited; those attending are invited to bring a covered dish; hot dogs, drinks, paper products supplied; 706-1770more »»

Belpre’s 25th year of Music by the River free concerts

08-05 7:30, Tuesdays, Civitan Park on Blennerhassett Avenue in Belpre; sponsored by GFWC Belpre Woman’s Club; June 3, Tom and Carol Wriston (country); June 10, Michael Tobar (variety); June 17, Laurel Creek (bluegrass); June 24, Steve Sams (Elvis); July 1, St. more »»

Wednesdays at River City Farmers Market

08-06 3 to 6 p.m., through August, Washington County Fair Grounds, 922 Front St., Marietta; fresh local farm products and plants; 984-2840 or rivercityfarmersmarket.org and on Facebook. more »»

Veterans of Foreign Wars Mexican dinner

08-06 5:30 to 7 p.m., Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #5108, 319 Pike St., Marietta; individually priced ; 374-9038. more »»

Senior citizen round and square dance night

08-06 7 to 10 p.m., every Wednesday, VFW Post 5108, 319 Pike Street, Marietta; $4; dinner is from 5:30 to 7 p.m. for a minimal fee. more »»

Marietta’s annual River Trails and Ales Festival

08-07 Thursday to Sunday, Aug. 7 to 10, 9 p.m. Thursday, Kick-off Party, Marietta Brewing Company; Friday, kayak and bike trips, bicycle scavenger hunt, family fun ride, Paddler’s Dice Run; evening, Merchants and Artists Walk. more »»

Music in the Park concert series hosted by the Marietta Welfare League

08-07 Thursdays, during the summer; free and open to the public; donations accepted to offset the cost of providing entertainment, Muskingum Park gazebo; park offers lawn seating only; may bring lawn chairs, blankets, snacks. more »»

Veterans of Foreign Wars all-you-can-eat fish fry,

08-08 5 to 7:30 p.m., Veterans of Foreign Warsy, Aug. 8, Post #5108, 319 Pike St., Marietta; $8 ; 374-9038. more »»

Art of Hocking Hills at Riverside Artists Galler

08-08 6 to 9 p.m., Aug. 8, opening reception, 219 Second St., Marietta; during Merchants and Artists Walk; photography of Dennis Savage, blown glass of Nick Delmatto, ceramics of Jean Magdich, wood carving of Spirit Williams; gallery hours, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Saturday; noon to 5 p.m. more »»

Mid-Ohio Valley Players Theater performs Fiddler on the Roof, Jr.

08-08 Aug. 8 and 9 at 7 p.m., with a matinee on Aug. 10 at 3 pm., 229 Putnam St., Marietta; $7 adults,$5 children under age 16. more »»

Car wash fundraiser

08-08 9 a.m. to noon, Waterford Elementary School parking lot; sponsored by Waterford High School Student Council; cost is donation only; all proceeds for Student Council to use for activities throughout the school year. more »»

First Unitarian Universalist Society of Marietta community meal

08-08 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., fellowship hall, 232 Third St., Marietta; second Friday of each month; meat and vegetarian meals provided; all are welcome; 373-1238. more »»

Adoptathon for Marietta Humane Society

08-09 1 to 5 p.m., behind Moose Lodge 1823, 169 Front St., Marietta; meet pets; adopt a pet; talk with volunteers; get information on being a volunteer. more »»

Fundraiser for Belinda Soule

08-09 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. more »»

Fundraiser for Belinda Soule

08-09 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. more »»

Force Competition Dance Troupe indoor yard sale fundraiser

08-09 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Stacey’s Dance Studio, 205 Pike St., Marietta; multiple families; proceeds for girl’s competition entry fees, costumes and travel to competitions. more »»

"We're on a Mission" 5k Run/ Walk

08-09 Registration begins at 7am at McFarland Stadium Parking Lot (Behind YMCA). Cost is $20 if pre-registered by August 1st and $25 after August 1st including day of event. First 50 registered will receive a free t-shirt (include shirt size with registration). more »»

Saturdays at River City Farmers Market

08-09 Saturdays, year round, new hours 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., through April, Washington County Fair Grounds, 922 Front St., Marietta; fresh local produce only, jellies, jams, maple syrup, honey, meat, fresh baked goods, crafts (740) 984-2840 or (304) 428-4641 or rivercityfarmersmarket.org and on Facebook. more »»

Marietta WALL OF SOUND Marching Band Post band camp performance

08-09 Don Drumm Stadium; free, open to the public. more »»

Where the River Meets the Road

Where the River Meets the Road08-09 Station Lounge & Grill, 595 Joe Skinner Road, Belpre, OH 740-423-9056, will be hosting The second annual Where the River Meets the Road, Boat/Bike Dice Run, all proceeds benefit the Shriners Children's Hospital. Sign up at 11 am. Last Boat/Bike out 1 pm, last Bike/Boat in 5 pm. $1. more »»

adoptathon

adoptathon08-09 The Humane Society of the Mid Ohio Valley is having an adoptathon; 1 to 5 p.m.; behind the Moose Lodge, 169 Front St., Marietta; dogs andcats will be there to meet. more »»

Spaghetti Dinner & Raffle/Auction Benefi

Spaghetti Dinner & Raffle/Auction Benefi08-09 Spaghetti Dinner & Raffle/Auction Benefit for Casey Jo Higgins ~ Help Casey Jo with her Double Lung Transplant Aug. 9, K of C Hall, Churchtown, Ohio 676; dinner at 5 p.m., tickets at the door $15; live auction and silent auction, 50/50 drawing, raffle items. more »»

Spaghetti Dinner & Raffle Benefit for Ca

08-09 Spaghetti Dinner & Raffle Benefit for Casey Jo Higgins Double Lung Transplant Aug. 9th, dinner starts at 5:00 pm K of C Churchtown State Rt. more »»

Comedian Killer Beaz LIVE at the Smoot T

08-09 Comedian Killer Beaz , a favorite of the John Boy and Billy Big show, makes his return to the tri-city area for his debut performance at the Smoot Theatre.The comedian hits the stage August 9th at 8:00 at the Smoot Theatre. Tickets are $17.50. Tickets are on sale now at www.killerbea. more »»

Boys Scout Troop 217 bingo benefit featuring Longaberger products

08-10 2 p.m., doors open at 1 p.m., Barlow Fair Grounds dining hall; 20 games $20, country store, raffle, door prizes,refreshments; for early bird reservations, (740) 551-9880 or (304) 483-2908. more »»

Ice cream social benefit

08-10 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Dodge Park, Beverly; DJ music; all donations appreciated; proceeds to Special Olympics, Beverly Masonic Foundation charities; all-you-can-eat sloppy joes, brats, hamburgers, hot dogs, pie, ice cream, tea, lemonade. more »»

Veterans of Foreign Wars breakfast,

08-10 8:30 to 11 a.m., Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #5108, 319 Pike St., Marietta; $5; 374-9038. more »»

St. Michael’s Church in Carlisle annual chicken and beef dinner

08-10 Ohio 260 east of Caldwell; dinner, 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., carry-out available; afternoon and evening games and refreshments; Little Creek Band at the evening square dance, 8 to 11 p.m. more »»

Western Washington County Food Pantry and thrift store

08-11 $2 bag sale, Aug. 4 through 28; no clothes for sale after that until Sept. 22 when winter clothes will be ready; some school supplies given out, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 11, for Warren District; hours, Monday and Tuesday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Thursday, 1 to 4 p.m. and 5:30 to 7 p.m.; 18 High St. more »»

Harmar Rowing Club “Learn to Row” camp

08-11 Aug. 11 to 16; 4 to p.m, Monday to Friday and 9 to 11 a.m., Saturday, Broughton Boathouse, 814 Gilman Ave., Marietta; $50; fundamentals of rowing on a crew team; includes on-the-water experience; www.tigernavy.com. more »»

Twentieth annual Music In The Park

08-12 7 p.m., Tuesdays, Tomlinson Park, Williamstown. more »»

Matt Coleman at the Barlow Library

08-12 2014 Summer Concert Series at the Barlow Library presents “Classic Country & Inspirational Music” with Matt Coleman, Tuesday, August 12th 2014 from 7-8PM. more »»

Belpre’s 25th year of Music by the River free concerts

08-12 7:30, Tuesdays, Civitan Park on Blennerhassett Avenue in Belpre; sponsored by GFWC Belpre Woman’s Club; June 3, Tom and Carol Wriston (country); June 10, Michael Tobar (variety); June 17, Laurel Creek (bluegrass); June 24, Steve Sams (Elvis); July 1, St. more »»

Veterans of Foreign Wars oven fried chicken dinner

08-13 5:30 to 7 p.m., Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #5108, 319 Pike St., Marietta; fundraiser for Ladies Auxiliary Youth Fund; $7; 374-9038. more »»

Wednesdays at River City Farmers Market

08-13 3 to 6 p.m., through August, Washington County Fair Grounds, 922 Front St., Marietta; fresh local farm products and plants; 984-2840 or rivercityfarmersmarket.org and on Facebook. more »»

Senior citizen round and square dance night

08-13 7 to 10 p.m., every Wednesday, VFW Post 5108, 319 Pike Street, Marietta; $4; dinner is from 5:30 to 7 p.m. for a minimal fee. more »»

Waterford Community Fair

08-14 Aug. 14 to 17; parade, exhibits, tug pull, speed pull; rides; season membership $12; single admission $5; ages 12 and under free; 984-4280. more »»

Music in the Park concert series hosted by the Marietta Welfare League

08-14 Thursdays, during the summer; free and open to the public; donations accepted to offset the cost of providing entertainment, Muskingum Park gazebo; park offers lawn seating only; may bring lawn chairs, blankets, snacks. more »»

Good Samaritan free meal and clothing giveaway

08-16 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., third Saturday of each month, Faith United Methodist Church, 503 Seventh St., Marietta. more »»

Saturdays at River City Farmers Market

08-16 Saturdays, year round, new hours 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., through April, Washington County Fair Grounds, 922 Front St., Marietta; fresh local produce only, jellies, jams, maple syrup, honey, meat, fresh baked goods, crafts (740) 984-2840 or (304) 428-4641 or rivercityfarmersmarket.org and on Facebook. more »»

Rabies shot clinic

08-16 1 to 2:30 p.m., Barlow Fairgrounds shelter, Barlow; $7 per animal; dogs on a leash; cats in carriers; must be 12 weeks old; 374-2782. more »»

Veterans of Foreign Wars breakfast

08-17 8:30 to 11 a.m., Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #5108, 319 Pike St., Marietta; $5; 374-9038. more »»

Twentieth annual Music In The Park

08-19 7 p.m., Tuesdays, Tomlinson Park, Williamstown. more »»

Belpre’s 25th year of Music by the River free concerts

08-19 7:30, Tuesdays, Civitan Park on Blennerhassett Avenue in Belpre; sponsored by GFWC Belpre Woman’s Club; June 3, Tom and Carol Wriston (country); June 10, Michael Tobar (variety); June 17, Laurel Creek (bluegrass); June 24, Steve Sams (Elvis); July 1, St. more »»

Wednesdays at River City Farmers Market

08-20 3 to 6 p.m., through August, Washington County Fair Grounds, 922 Front St., Marietta; fresh local farm products and plants; 984-2840 or rivercityfarmersmarket.org and on Facebook. more »»

Free legal clinic

08-20 6 to 8 p.m., St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 320 Second St. more »»

Senior citizen round and square dance night

08-20 7 to 10 p.m., every Wednesday, VFW Post 5108, 319 Pike Street, Marietta; $4; dinner is from 5:30 to 7 p.m. for a minimal fee. more »»

Music in the Park concert series hosted by the Marietta Welfare League

08-21 Thursdays, during the summer; free and open to the public; donations accepted to offset the cost of providing entertainment, Muskingum Park gazebo; park offers lawn seating only; may bring lawn chairs, blankets, snacks. more »»

Veterans of Foreign Wars all-you-can-eat fish fry

08-22 5 to 7:30 p.m., Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #5108, 319 Pike St., Marietta; $8; 374-9038. more »»

EVE, Inc. Annual Auction

08-22 Lafayette Hotel; $20 per ticket, reserve tables of $10 by calling 374-5820 ... more »»

Saturdays at River City Farmers Market

08-23 Saturdays, year round, new hours 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., through April, Washington County Fair Grounds, 922 Front St., Marietta; fresh local produce only, jellies, jams, maple syrup, honey, meat, fresh baked goods, crafts (740) 984-2840 or (304) 428-4641 or rivercityfarmersmarket.org and on Facebook. more »»

Twentieth annual Music In The Park

08-26 7 p.m., Tuesdays, Tomlinson Park, Williamstown. more »»

Belpre’s 25th year of Music by the River free concerts

08-26 7:30, Tuesdays, Civitan Park on Blennerhassett Avenue in Belpre; sponsored by GFWC Belpre Woman’s Club; June 3, Tom and Carol Wriston (country); June 10, Michael Tobar (variety); June 17, Laurel Creek (bluegrass); June 24, Steve Sams (Elvis); July 1, St. more »»

Wednesdays at River City Farmers Market

08-27 3 to 6 p.m., through August, Washington County Fair Grounds, 922 Front St., Marietta; fresh local farm products and plants; 984-2840 or rivercityfarmersmarket.org and on Facebook. more »»

Senior citizen round and square dance night

08-27 7 to 10 p.m., every Wednesday, VFW Post 5108, 319 Pike Street, Marietta; $4; dinner is from 5:30 to 7 p.m. for a minimal fee. more »»

Music in the Park concert series hosted by the Marietta Welfare League

08-28 Thursdays, during the summer; free and open to the public; donations accepted to offset the cost of providing entertainment, Muskingum Park gazebo; park offers lawn seating only; may bring lawn chairs, blankets, snacks. more »»

Veterans of Foreign Wars buffet dinner

08-29 5 to 7 p.m., Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #5108, 319 Pike St., Marietta; 50 cents a serving; 374-9038. more »»

Saturdays at River City Farmers Market

08-30 Saturdays, year round, new hours 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., through April, Washington County Fair Grounds, 922 Front St., Marietta; fresh local produce only, jellies, jams, maple syrup, honey, meat, fresh baked goods, crafts (740) 984-2840 or (304) 428-4641 or rivercityfarmersmarket.org and on Facebook. more »»

Veterans of Foreign Wars breakfast

08-31 8:30 to 11 a.m., Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #5108, 319 Pike St., Marietta; $5; 374-9038. more »»

 
 
 
 

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