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Around town

There will be a Fort Frye Local Buildings and Grounds Committee meeting at 5 p.m. Thursday in the superintendent’s office located at Beverly-Center Elementary School.

The Mid Ohio Valley Beekeepers’ Association will meet at 7 p.m. May 28 at the Washington County Career Center in Marietta. In addition to the regular meeting, retiring WV State Apiarist Wade Stiltner will be honored. All present and past members are invited, as well as any beekeepers who have gotten to know Stiltner as he visited and inspected their apiaries.

The Marietta Children’s Choir Summer Music Camp is open to Mid-Ohio Valley area youth entering fourth grade through eighth grade and will be held from 9 a.m. to noon June 17-21. Vocal and instrumental instruction will be provided, including ukulele and Orff instruments. The camp will take place at Marietta College Hermann Fine Arts Center, second floor, 500 Butler Street. Cost is $50 for one child or $75 for two siblings. Email mttacchoir@gmail.com for a registration form. The registration deadline is June 15.

On Monday, American Legion Post #750 Memorial Day services will begin at 7:45 a.m. at Our Lady of Mercy Church in Lowell. At 10:15 a.m., the parade will follow the route up Ohio 60 to Cats Creek Road, stopping at German Cemetery and onto Cats Creek Bridge where a service will be held for those at sea. The route will end at Green Lawn Cemetery for the main service. At 1 p.m., a service will also be held at East Lawn Cemetery in Reno.

The Right Path for Washington County will sponsor an all-you-can-eat fish fry from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at VFW Post 5108, 319 Pike St., Marietta. Dinner includes fried fish, fries, cole slaw, baked beans and bread. Auction items will be available for bid. Tickets are $10 and are available from any board member, at the door or by calling 740-374-6990. Proceeds benefit The Right Path’s work to promote healthy youth development and to provide events, activities and community service opportunities, offering community engagement and encouraging healthy decision-making.

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