¯ A Fort Frye Local Schools Buildings and Grounds Committee meeting will be held at 2 p.m. today. A Finance Committee meeting will follow at 3 p.m. Both meetings will be held at Beverly Center Elementary School, 510 5th Street.
¯ The Operations Committee of the Warren Local Board of Education will meet at 5 p.m. Tuesday. The regular meeting of the Warren Local Board of Education will follow at 6:30 p.m. Both meetings will be held at Warren High School, Room 1710/1711, 130 Warrior Drive.
¯ Reno Area Water and Sewer District will hold its regularly scheduled meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday 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.
¯ The Muskingum Township Trustees will hold two public meetings to discuss the possibility of going to a single hauler trash provider. The first meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Devola Volunteer Fire Department located on Masonic Park Road. The second meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Oak Grove Fire House on Oak Grove Lane.
¯ The Washington County Family & Children First Council Meeting will be held virtually at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. Those wishing to participate virtually are asked to contact Cindy Davis at email@example.com or call 740-376-7081.
¯ Mid-Ohio Valley Climate Action will share a recording of “PFAS, Endocrine Disruption, and Shale Gas Development,” a webinar originally hosted by Halt the Harm Network and the Environmental Health Project. The program will be offered on Zoom at 7 p.m. on Thursday. A live discussion will follow. To register, visit bit.ly/30tuYtl.
¯ Our Lady of Mercy CWC is taking orders for homemade chicken pies, noodles, and angel food cakes through Nov. 7. Frozen chicken pies are $13 each, noodles are $7 per bag and are available in wide or narrow width, angel food cakes are $6 each. To place an order, call Heather Peters at 740-350-6972 or Marilyn Peters at 740-350-1751.
¯ The Village of Beverly Volunteer Fire Department will be testing and flushing fire hydrants in Beverly and Waterford today and Oct. 25. If water becomes discolored, run water until it becomes clear.
¯ The Marietta Area Chamber of Commerce will host a Legislative Forum from 4-6 p.m. Tuesday via Zoom webinar. The event is open to the public. To register, visit mariettachamber.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org. To submit a question, email email@example.com or send a message to the Facebook page, @MariettaChamber
¯ The Pioneer Ladies Civitan Style Show originally scheduled for Tuesday has been canceled this year due to health and safety concerns. The event has been rescheduled for Oct. 18, 2022. Monetary donations can be sent to: Pioneer Ladies Civitan, 1560 Coal Run Road, Marietta.
¯ Washington State Community College Phi Theta Kappa chapter will host a Constitution Discussion Forum from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday in Graham Auditorium, located in the Arts & Sciences Building. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Brad Merritt at 740-885-5745 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
¯ The O’Neill Center will host a gardening discussion with Marcus from the Washington County OSU Extension Office at 10 a.m. Wednesday. To reserve a seat, call 740-373-3914.
¯ The Castle will present “On Military Leave with Flora Mason: A Marietta Musician’s WWI Experience” by Claire Crane from 7-8 p.m. Thursday virtually and at The Castle parlor. This program is donation-based. Reservations required. For more information, visit mariettacastle.org/events.
¯ The Marietta Area College Fair will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday on the WSCC campus, 710 Colegate Drive, Marietta. Students and parents will learn about two-year and four-year options and speak to representatives from many institutions from Ohio and West Virginia. The event will also include a FAFSA workshop with experienced financial aid staff. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, email email@example.com or call 740-374-8716.
¯ Guided lantern ghost tours of The Castle will be held from 7-8:45 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Oct. 29. Tours begin every 15 minutes and last approx. 45 minutes. Limit of 8 per group (recommended ages 8 and up) and the cost is $12 per person. Masks and social distancing required. For more information, visit mariettacastle.org/events.
¯ The Castle will present Cemetery Tours: Bringing Forth Those Pioneers at 10 a.m. and noon Saturday beginning at Mound Cemetery, Fifth and Scammel Streets in Marietta. For more information, visit bit.ly/3xeMwo3.
¯ The Parkersburg Coin Club will host its 48th Annual Coin Show Saturday and Sunday at the Comfort Suites in Mineral Wells, 167 Elizabeth Pike, off of I-77. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $1. Free parking. For information, call Bill Beam at 304-483-0825 or visit parkersburgcoinclub.org.
¯ Tickets are on sale now for the Humane Society of the Ohio Valley’s 17th FUR BALL, to be held from 7 p.m. to midnight Saturday at the Elizabeth Sugden Broughton Community Building, Ohio 821, Marietta. Tickets are $45 per person or $400 for a table for eight. The barbecue dinner will be catered by Joe Momma’s Kitchen, with music by The Bash. There will also be a country store and silent auction. Tickets can be purchased at hsov.org or by calling 304-481-6340 or 740-525-2860.