Around town

Free computer classes at Marietta library

The Marietta location of the Washington County Public Library, at 615 Fifth St., will offer free computer classes in April. At 1 p.m. Tuesday the class will be Digital Tablets – Working with Apps; at 10 a.m. Thursday the class will be eBooks at the Library; at 6 p.m. April 15 the class will be Using Computers – Working with Files; and at 10 a.m. April 18 the class will be Introduction to the Internet. Classes are two hours long; space is limited. To register, call the library at 740-373-1057, ext. 200 or stop by the library’s service desk.

Hydrant flushing now through April 12

Tri-County Rural Water and Sewer District will be flushing hydrants today through April 12. Customers who have brown water are to flush their service line until water runs clear.

¯ For information: Sam Brooker, 740-885-9248.

Harmar Hill Watch Meeting today

A Harmar Hill Neighborhood Watch Meeting will be held at 7 p.m. today at Gold Star Park (formerly Lookout Park) in Marietta. Guest speaker will be At-Large Councilwoman Kathy Downer. Harmar Hill residents are invited and encouraged to attend.

Bronze sculpturist

at Riverside Artists

Riverside Artists Gallery, 219 Second St., Marietta, will host Alan Cottrill, a nationally-known bronze sculpturist from Zanesville, from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday. The art exhibition will feature Cottrill’s bronze statues, photos of their installations and discussion of his 26-step process.

Cabin Fever/Fire & Ice Party will be April 13

The third annual MOV Gift of Life Cabin Fever/Fire & Ice Party will be held from 6 to 11 p.m. April 13 at American Legion Post 64 in Marietta. Parmesan chicken or baked steak dinner will be provided by Joe Momma’s Kitchen. There will be music, raffles, games, a silent auction and a country store. Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door and are available at Baker & Baker and Ketel1 in Marietta, and at Jim’s Gun Shop in Beverly. Tickets are also available by contacting members of MOV Gift of Life.

¯ For information: MovGiftofLife on Facebook or movgiftoflife.com.


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