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Medication Take Back Day will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. This is an opportunity to anonymously dispose of unused, expired and/or unwanted medication, no questions asked. Disposal sites include: The Belpre Senior Center, Belpre; Corner of Second and Putnam streets, Marietta; White Oak Pharmacy, Barlow; Fort Frye High School, Beverly; Buckeye Hills/Area Agency on Aging, Reno; Devola Medical Center; Hardwood Components, New Matamoras.

• For information: Washington County Sheriff’s office, 740-376-7070, ext. 0.

Ludlow Township Trick or Treat will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday.

Beverly American Legion Post 389 will host a public steak fry from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday at the Post Home, 114 Fifth St., Beverly. The cost is $12 and includes steak, a baked potato, salad, a roll and coffee. Other drinks may be purchased separately. The Plow Hippies band and annual Halloween costume party with prizes will follow the steak fry at 9 p.m.

The Marietta City Schools October board meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the BOE Office, 111 Academy Drive, Marietta.

Beverly United Methodist Church will host Trunk or Treat on Oct. 31 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the church parking lot, located at 700 Park St., Beverly. Everyone is invited to attend.

The Marietta Welfare League will hold its 25th annual fall auction Nov. 8 at the Broughton Community Building on Ohio 821. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. with a silent auction, games, raffles, food provided by Valley Catering, and a cash bar provided by The Town House. The live auction will begin at 8 p.m. Tickets are $25 and may be purchased at The League Shop on the first floor of Marietta Memorial Hospital, or by emailing mwleague@gmail.com. A limited number of tickets will be available at the door.

• For information: mariettawelfareleague.org.


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