Entertainment Calendar


Reno Water and Sewer District will hold its regularly scheduled board meeting at 6 p.m. Oct. 20 in the Reno Water Building, 170 Mount Tom Road. Public welcome. Safe distancing will be practiced due to COVID-19.

The board members of Frontier Local Economic Development Association (FLEDA) have canceled all 2020 regular meetings and the annual meeting due to the pandemic. A schedule for 2021 will be announced in January 2021.


Macksburg United Methodist Women will hold a baked steak dinner Thursday beginning at 3 p.m. The cost is $8 per dinner. Carry-out only. For more information, call 740-783-3655.

The Tunnel-Warren Chapel United Methodist Churches will provide free community meals from 5-6 p.m. Thursday. The menu includes chicken and noodles, mashed potatoes, mixed vegetables, a dinner roll, dessert, and bottled water. Meals will be served as drive-through pick-ups in the lower parking lot; remain in your car. To reserve a meal, call or text Amy at 740-516-0847 or respond to Tunnel UMC’s Facebook post. Tunnel UMC is located at Ohio 550 and Coffman Road.

Beverly American Legion Post 389 on 5th Street will host an all-you-can-eat fish fry from 5-7 p.m. Friday. The cost is $9 and includes fries and coleslaw. Music to follow by Sam Clark from 7-10 p.m. Public welcome.

St. Mary Catholic School will host a fish fry to-go from 5-7 p.m. Friday. Meals cost $10 and include fried fish, french fries, green beans and coleslaw. Drive thru service only. Enter through Marion or Muskingum alley entrances. No call ahead orders.

The Washington County Fair Board will hold a Craft and Vendor Show from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Jr. Fair Building at the Washington County Fairgrounds. Admission is $1. Concessions will be available, provided by the Washington County Fair Board. Those interested in setting up as a crafter/vendor are asked to call the office at 740-373-1347.

The 5th Annual POUND for Pink Event for Breast Cancer Awareness Month will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Rockstar Wellness in Marietta. The event will include a 60 minute POUND class, refreshments, chair massages, and prizes. The cost is a donation. All proceeds benefit the Strecker Cancer Center Breast Fund.

The Russell Chadwick American Legion Post 389 Golf Scramble will be held Saturday at Lakeside Golf Course in Beverly. Entry fee is $75 and includes greens and cart fees, beer, and Post steak fry. Skill prizes on every hole. Calcutta auction will be held Thursday at 8 p.m. at the Beverly American Legion.

The Little Muskingum Watershed Association Annual Fall Tour originally scheduled for Oct. 10-11 has been canceled.

Wes Clarke, archaeologist at The Castle, will provide a tour of Marietta Mounds Oct. 17 from noon to 2 p.m. and from 2:30-4:30 p.m. The tour includes Conus at Mound Cemetery, the Capitolium, Quadranaou and Sacra Via. Cost is $10. Reservations are required via online registration or by calling 740-373-4180. On-site and cash payments will not be accepted. Masks are required and 6 feet social distancing is mandatory.

Lowell American Legion will host a steak fry Oct. 17. Phone orders begin at 4 p.m.; serving 5-8 p.m. The cost is $13 for steak meals, $9 for chicken or baked steak, and $5 for no meat. All include dressing, a baked potato, and a roll (no dessert sales). Very limited seating; carry-out requested. Signs will be posted. To order, call 740-896-3326.

Mary’s House will hold an open house from noon to 5 p.m. Oct. 18 at Silver Heels Farm, 2272 State Route 266, Stockport. The event will include a tour of the house along with soup and sandwiches. Social distancing will be observed.

Greenbrier United Methodist Church’s Annual Homecoming originally scheduled for Oct. 18 has been rescheduled for Oct. 17, 2021.

The Pioneer Ladies Civitan Club has canceled the Style Show originally scheduled for Oct. 20 due to the current conditions. The next Style Show will be held Oct. 19, 2021.

The Parkersburg Coin Club will host a coin show from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 24 at the Boaz Lion’s Club, 315 Valley Manor Lane, off of Route 14; signs will be posted at the intersection. Dealers will be available to buy, sell, and trade coins and precious metals. Admission is $1 which enters attendees in hourly door prize drawings. Dealers will wear masks and observe social distancing. Attendees are asked to do the same. For more information, call Curtis at 304-580-0521 or visit parkersburgcoinclub.org.

The annual Oliver Tucker Museum Antique Appraisal originally scheduled for Oct. 31 at Waterford Elementary School has been canceled for 2020.

The annual Young Engineers and Scientists Days (YES Days) originally scheduled for October at Washington State Community College for 800 area seventh grade students has been postponed. The event will resume when it is safe to do so.


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