¯ The Board of Directors for the Southeastern Ohio Port Authority will meet at 8 a.m. Saturday. This meeting is open via conference call. For call-in information, email email@example.com.
¯ The Operations Committee of the Warren Local Board of Education will meet at 4 p.m. Feb. 16. The regular Board meeting will follow at 5 p.m. and begin with a working session to review and discuss the operational and capital budget items for the upcoming fiscal year. The regular monthly business meeting of the Board will begin at 6 p.m. All meetings will be held at the Warren Administration Office, 220 Sweetapple Road, Vincent.
¯ Reno Water and Sewer District will hold its regularly scheduled meeting at 6 p.m. Feb. 16 in the Reno Water office building, 170 Mount Tom Road. Public is welcome. Safe distancing will be practiced and masks are requested because of COVID-19.
¯ Dr. Sandra Steingraber will speak at Mid-Ohio Valley Climate Action’s Third Thursday virtual program Feb. 18. The meeting will be livestreamed on Zoom. Advance registration required. To register, visit us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcqc-Cupz8sHtfcKQyDesBSDfAmdLvlQfPB.
¯ Grandview Township will hold 2021 regular meetings at 6 p.m. the first Monday of each month at the township hall. The following months will be held on different dates: Feb. 16, July 6, and Sept. 13. These meetings will be held at 6 p.m.
¯ Decatur Township will hold its monthly public meetings on the second Tuesday of each month at the township building on Welch Road in Cutler.
¯ Youth of the First Presbyterian Church in Marietta (501 Fourth St.) will be in the church parking lot collecting donations of money and canned goods from 1-2 p.m. Super Bowl Sunday. The community is asked to drive through the church parking lot and donate while remaining in their car. Checks will also be accepted, made payable to First Presbyterian Church.
¯ The Tunnel-Warren Chapel United Methodist Churches will provide free community meals from 5-6 p.m. Feb. 11. The menu will include chili or vegetable beef soup, crackers, cornbread, fruit, a brownie, and bottled water. Meals will be served as drive-through pick-ups in the lower parking lot. To reserve a meal, call Amy at 740-516-0847. Tunnel UMC is located at Ohio 550 and Coffman Road.
¯ The First Congregational Church located at 318 Front Street will hold a carry-out only baked steak dinner from 4-5:30 p.m. Feb. 13. The meal costs $10 and includes baked steak, mashed potatoes, green beans, a roll and desert. Drive-thru for pickup at the North Entrance (First Bank parking lot). To place an order, call the church office at 740-373-0741. Orders will be taken until noon Feb. 11. This event is pre-orders only.
¯ St. Mary Catholic School will host a Lenten Drive-thru Fish Fry from 5-7 p.m. every Friday starting Feb. 19-March 26. The meal includes fried fish, french fries, green beans and coleslaw. The cost per meal is $10. No call ahead orders; drive-thru service only. Enter through Marion or Montgomery alley entrances.
¯ The Castle Historic House Museum will present a virtual audience with Queen Victoria from noon to 1:15 p.m. Feb. 27 during a Virtual Victorian Tea. The event will be presented via Zoom and the cost is $10. For more information and to register, visit mariettacastle.org/virtual-history-camp.
¯ First Congregational Church United Church of Christ (318 Front St. in Marietta) will continue its weekly free breakfast as take-out from 8:30-10 a.m. each Saturday. All are welcome.
¯ The Marietta Kiwanis Annual Pancake Days event has been canceled for 2021 due to COVID-19. The organization is accepting donations at mariettakiwanisclub.org and checks can be made payable to: Marietta Community Foundation, Kiwanis Club of Marietta, P.O. Box 1111, Marietta, OH 45750.