×

Local Events

Meetings

¯ The Board of Directors for the Southeastern Ohio Port Authority will meet at 7:30 a.m. today. This meeting is open via conference call or in-person attendance in the Oak Room, Building 1 in Broughton Complex #1, located at 639 SR 821, Marietta. For call-in information, email info@seohioport.com.

¯ Area 15 Workforce Development Board Members from Monroe, Morgan, Noble and Washington Counties will hold a meeting from 9-11 a.m. Monday. The Boards of County Commissioners from Monroe, Morgan, Noble, and Washington Counties will hold an Area 15 Council of Governments Meeting at noon. Meetings will be held in-person at the Noble County Fairgrounds Community Building in Caldwell. To view the meetings virtually, visit omj15.com/our-boards.

¯ The Washington County Board of Developmental Disabilities will hold a regular meeting at 5:15 p.m. Tuesday. The meeting will be held virtually. Those wishing to participate are asked to contact Brenda Riffe at briffe@wcbdd.org.

¯ 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: July 6, and Sept. 13. These meetings will also be held at 6 p.m.

¯ Liberty Township will hold 2021 regular monthly meetings at 7 p.m. the second Monday of each month.

¯ Decatur Township will hold its monthly public meetings on the second Tuesday of each month at the township building on Welch Road in Cutler.

¯ Ludlow Township will hold regular monthly meetings the last day of each month at 7:30 p.m. at the town hall.

Events

¯ Safetytown, originally scheduled for June 2021, has been canceled due to the pandemic. The event is currently scheduled for 2022, including instruction for children who have missed their anticipated Safetytown dates. For more information, call 740-350-2323.

¯ The Career Center’s Adult Technical Training Center will host the Pathway To A Medical Career event from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday at the Washington County Career Center campus in Marietta. The event is free to high school students in Ohio and West Virginia. All participants are asked to follow COVID-19 safety protocol. To RSVP, call 1-800-648-3695 or email training@thecareercenter.net.

¯ The Gilman United Methodist Church Chicken Pie Supper will be held from 4:30-6 p.m. Friday (carry-out or curb-side only). Meals cost $8 each and include mashed potatoes, green beans, coleslaw, a roll and dessert. The church is located at 312 Gilman Ave., Marietta. Proceeds benefit the United Methodist Women’s Mission programs.

¯ The work of Marietta native, Sala Bosworth, will be on exhibit at The Dawes Arboretum from noon-3 p.m. May 1-Oct. 31. Ohio Artist Sala Bosworth: The Dawes Family Collection and The Lyman Whitaker Wind Sculpture Exhibition are included with general admission to The Dawes Arboretum. For more information, visit dawesarb.org.

¯ Oak Grove Volunteer Fire Dept. will hold a pancake breakfast and a meet-and-greet new EMTs from 7-11 a.m. Saturday at the fire station at 102 Oak Grove Lane.

¯ Oak Grove Recreation Center will hold its annual plant sale from 8 a.m.-noon Saturday in the school parking lot at 535 B.F. Goodrich Road.

¯ Hervida 4-H Camp Chicken BBQ and Country Store will be held from 4:30-7 p.m. Saturday at Camp Hervida, 958 Stevens Road, Waterford. Meals are available in the mess hall or as pick-up carry-out and include 1/4 or 1/2 chicken, a baked potato, coleslaw, green beans, a roll, dessert, and a beverage. All proceeds benefit camp improvements. Tickets are available at the door and the cost is $10 for 1/2 chicken dinner; $7 for 1/4 chicken dinner. For more information, visit loc8nearme.com/ohio/waterford/camp-hervida/6139202.

¯ The 2021 Ohio Valley Education Job Fair will be held from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. May 7 at Marietta High School. Fourteen different local school districts and vocational schools will be interviewing candidates for almost 100 different positions. Schools are seeking teachers, substitutes, bus drivers, paraprofessionals, speech language pathologists, and reading specialists. Candidates may register at OVESC.org.

NEWSLETTER

Today's breaking news and more in your inbox

I'm interested in (please check all that apply)

COMMENTS

Starting at $4.39/week.

Subscribe Today