YMCA Chili, Soup, Dessert Cook-off
The 14th annual Marietta Family YMCA Chili, Soup and Dessert Cook-off will be held from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday at Washington State Community College. There will be more than 40 varieties of chili and soup. There will also be a silent auction and 50/50. Admission is $12 for adults, $10 for seniors and $6 for children ages 5 to 12. Entry forms are available at the YMCA or at mariettaymca.org
For information: 373-2250.
Scrap drive Saturday by Warren FFA
The Warren FFA will hold a scrap drive from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday in the Warren High School ag lot (signs will be posted). Items accepted include metal, copper, appliances, batteries, automobile parts and aluminum.
For information: (419) 351-6572 or 434-7324.
Trillium Piano Trio will present 'Brahms'
The Holiday Salon Series Trillium Piano Trio Concert will present "Brahms" from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at The Castle in Marietta. For reservations, call 373-4180. Individual tickets for one concert are $15 for adults and $10 for students. Conversations about the composers and their music as well as refreshments are included.
Haunted house at Newport Elementary
The Frontier Middle School eighth grade is holding a haunted house from 7 to 10 p.m. today and Saturday in the Newport Elementary School old gymnasium. Admission is $2.
The First Unitarian Universalist Society of Marietta will hold its annual service auction today at the Knights of Columbus Hall in the Harmar area of Marietta. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
Grief support group meets Wednesday
A grief support program will be held at the Sand Hill United Methodist Church at 725 Sandhill Road in Reno, beginning Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. and continuing each Wednesday thereafter. GriefShare is a special seminar/support group for people grieving the death of someone close.
For information: 373- 8712.
From local reports