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Washington State Community College will show “The Lion King” on Nov. 1 in Graham Auditorium, located on the second floor of the Arts & Sciences building. There will be a showing at 4:30 p.m. and another at 7 p.m. This is a free event and open to the public.

Marietta College’s Department of Music will conduct its annual Fall Choral Concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday. The concert will be held at the First Congregational Church, 318 Front St., Marietta. The concert is free and open to the public.

The 74th annual meeting of the Washington Soil & Water Conservation District will be held Oct. 23 at the Washington County Career Center. Two supervisors are to be elected with voting open from 6 to 7 p.m. Dinner will be served at 7 p.m. and the menu includes baked steak, mashed potatoes/gravy, green beans, roll, coleslaw, dessert and a drink. Cost of the meal is $10 per person and may be paid in advance or at the door. RSVPs are required; call the SWCD office at 740-373-4857, ext. 3. For additional information on alternative voting options, call the office.

The Cutler Community Center 3rd Sunday Dinner will be held from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday at the Cutler Community Center, 4550 Two Mile Run Road. This month’s dinner is hosted by the Federal Creek Indian Organization of Ohio and the meal will include: salad, soup and a sandwich, a drink and a homemade dessert. Meals are $7 for adults or $4 for children. All proceeds benefit the Cutler Community Center.

The AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program is seeking volunteer tax preparers for next year. Anyone who does his or her own taxes on a commercially available program such as Turbo Tax is an ideal candidate for the volunteer opportunity. Volunteers receive IRS-approved training, use IRS-provided tax software and equipment and are mentored throughout the tax season. Volunteers are asked to work at least one day a week during the 10- to 11-week tax season. For more information, contact Prespective Volunteer Specialist William Evans 614-885-0938 or wlevans88@gmail.com or go to the Ohio Tax-Aide website, ohiotaxaide.org.


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