to speak at library
Guest speakers at the New Matamoras Library's Coffee Break program Monday will be Craig and Candice Bandy from Wine Tree Vineyeards in Vienna, W.Va. The Bandys will discuss their winery and vineyard as well as the variety of wines they make. The program will be held at 6 p.m. in the library's community room.
Chili cook off
Saturday in Beverly
American Legion Post 389 in Beverly will present its third annual Chili Cook Off & Rally in the Alley from 4 to 11 p.m. Saturday. Admission is free. Chili judging begins at 4 p.m. Entry forms and details are available at Wainwright's Jewelry and Legion Post 389. Live bands Close Enuff (pre-game) and Lock 17 (post-game) will perform and the OSU vs. Nebraska game will be on big screen TVs.
For information: Katie, 336-8575 or Brad, 516-3032.
Farmers market open Saturdays
The River City Farmers Market is open every Saturday year-round from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Washington County Fairgrounds, 922 Front St., Marietta. Available will be fresh local produce cucumbers, tomatoes, squash, peppers, green beans, potatoes, sweet potatoes, sprout, watermelon, apples, pumpkins, pork, chicken, beef, lamb, rabbit, goat, organic cheeses, free range eggs, jellies, jams, honey, maple syrup, fresh baked goods and award winning crafts.
For information: Gary Smith, 984-2840 or Lynn Davis, (304) 428-4641.
Pool classes offered at Ewing School
Pool classes are being offered at Ewing School, led by Arthritis Foundation certified instructors, who use gentle, joint-safe exercises developed specifically for people with arthritis. A lifeguard is always present during classes. Gentle movements in a heated pool relieve arthritis pain and stiffness, while increasing the joint flexibility and range of motion. Class participants do not need to know how to swim.
Class fees are $2 per class and can be paid each time you attend. Participants may sign up for a 3:30, 4:30 or 5:30 p.m. class; each are held twice a week on Tuesdays and Thursdays and are one hour in length. Participants may start attending classes at any time.
For registration and information: 373-3781, ext. 21.
Last '12 sing Oct. 21
at Cutler center
Jim Blair and Friends will hold the last sing for the year on Oct. 21 at the Cutler Community Center. Lunch will be served from noon to 3 p.m.
For information: Jim Blair, 374-8496.
From local reports