Rabies vaccination clinic at Barlow
The Washington County Health Department will sponsor a low-cost pet rabies vaccination clinic from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday at the Barlow Fairgrounds shelter.
The vaccination fee for cats and dogs will be $7. Pets must be at lest 12 weeks old, dogs must be on a leash and cats must be in carriers. Owners should bring their pets' shot record if available.
For information: 374-2782.
National Night Out picnic on Aug. 2
The 2011 National Night Out picnic for the Harmar Hill Neighborhood Crime Watch will be held at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 2 at the former Fairview School gym at the corner of Alta and Coventry streets.
Those attending are asked to bring a covered dish. Hot dogs and drinks will be provided and there will be door prizes.
Gospel singer in New Matamoras
Country gospel recording artist Ruthie Dunn will be singing at The Harvest Time Church Of God's Homecoming at 1 p.m. Sunday. The church is located in New Matamoras across from the Dairy Bar on Ohio 7. Members of the public are welcome.
Christmas in the
The Barlow area Christmas in the Village is holding a fund drive to raise money for construction of a pole building at the Barlow Fairgrounds to store the village Christmas lights. All donations are tax deductible.
For information:Susie Ashley, 236-3502.
Sardis Firemen's Carnival coming
The Sardis Volunteer Fire Department will hold its annual Firemen's Carnival July 28-30 at the Sardis school grounds. The festival will feature JCJ amusements on the midway, games, concession and food including chicken and noodles and chili cheese fries. Entertainment is scheduled each evening and there will be a parade July 29 at 7 p.m. Concessions open each day at 5 p.m. and rides open at 6 p.m.
Music begins at 7:30 p.m. each night, with performances by The Peacemakers July 28, Not So Rich & Famous July 29 and the Rockin' River Band July 30. Those attending should bring lawn chairs.
For information: Kevin Winkler, (740) 310-0610 or parade chairman Charles Weyman, (740) 483-2084.
From local reports