Church to offer service in park
The Marietta First Church of the Nazarene will hold an evening service in Muskingum Park beginning at 6 p.m. Sunday. The service is open to the public. Those attending should bring a lawn chair.
Historical society to meet July 12
The Western Washington County Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. July 12 at the Barlow Library. Visitors as well as members are encouraged to bring county school photographs to be scanned and copies given to Warren High School History classes.
Beverly Eagles to host dinner
The Beverly Eagles will hold a sandwich dinner at 5:30 p.m. Friday. The menu includes barbecue beef sandwich, macaroni salad, baked beans and desert. The cost is $7. For carry-out call 984-4733
Ohio's first femail sheriff portrayed
Nancy Matheny will present a portrayal of Maude Collins at 7 p.m. today at the Episcopal Church Fellowship Hall in the 300 block of Second Street in Marietta. Collins was Ohio's first female sheriff in 1925. Freewill donations will be taken at the door. The event is sponsored by the Washington County Historical Society.
- For information: 374-8277.
Summer camp returns to museum
Summer camp at the Ohio River Museum is returning July 16 to 19. Children in grades three through six are invited. The cost per child is $60 for Friends of the Museums members and $65 for non-members. Activities each day will follow these themes: Wildlife of Ohio - Monday, Native Americans - Tuesday, Trees/Forestry - Wednesday and Water - Thursday. Camp will conclude with a ride on the Valley Gem. Activities will be interactive, inside and outside, and will be fun and educational, incorporating science, math, language arts and social studies.
Each child will need to bring a lunch each day. Registration is required by July 9 by contacting Glenna at 373-3750 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Grange holds annual horse pull
Little Muskingum Grange #2621 will hold its annual horse pull on Wednesday at the Bill and Twila Bowersock Farm on County Road 9. The pony pull will begin at 9 a.m. and the horse pull will follow. There will also be a country store, chicken and noodle dinners, sandwiches, pies and other food. Those attending are encouraged to bring a lawn chair. Admission is $3 per person or free for children 12 and younger.