in Betsey's pool
Aqua Zumba classes will be held at The Betsey Mills Club at 6 p.m. Jan. 6, 8:30 a.m. Jan. 7, 6 p.m. Jan. 8 and 10:45 a.m. Jan. 11. The instructors will be Shauna Cornwell and Antonia Swisher. To reserve a spot, call 373-4981.
Ceremony for car contest winner
A ceremony that includes giving a car away to a veteran in need will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the VFW on Pike Street in Marietta. The winner has already been chosen but the public is welcome to attend. The event is being sponsored by New Weihl Body Shop, Auto Mart and VFW Post 5108.
The Village of Lowell is holding an end-of-year joint Council and BOPA meeting at 7 p.m. Monday at the village building, 308 Walnut St.
Beverly Council meets Monday night
The Village of Beverly Council will hold a special meeting at 7 p.m. Monday at the village office, 919 Mitchell Ave. The purpose of the meeting is to pay year-end bills and consider budgetary legislation for 2013.
Humane Society fundraiser in Dec.
The fifth annual They Light Up Our Lives fundraiser for the Humane Society of the Ohio Valley will run through December. Animal lovers may honor or remember a pet by buying a light for $5 for the Christmas tree located at American Flags and Poles on Front Street in Marietta. A living pet will be represented by a colored light; a pet that has passed away by a white light. This year an anonymous donor will match the amount collected.
MHS Class of 1968 to meet Monday
The Marietta High School Class of 1968 will meet at Spagna's in Marietta at 6 p.m. Monday. All classmates and their spouses and friends are invited to attend. To make a reservation call Karen at 525-1121.
Beverly Masonic Lodge serves lunch
The Beverly Masonic Lodge will hold a soup luncheon from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 12. There will be four kinds of soup, sandwiches and dessert. Donations will be accepted. Carryout and delivery is available by calling 984-2826.
From local reports