Around town

Paranormal Expo will be held in Marietta

Hidden Marietta will present a Paranormal Exposition featuring Dalen Spratt, star of the hit show “Ghost Brothers,” Jan. 25 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the ballroom of the Lafayette Hotel. Admission is $12 in advance, and $15 at the door.

¯For information: hiddenmarietta.com.

African Drum lesson at First UU Society

The First Unitarian Universalist Society of Marietta will host an African Drum Workshop Saturday from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Social Hall. Master Drummer Lawrence Greene will conduct the workshop. The cost is $10 and advance registration is required. Drums will be provided for students who need them. For more information and registration, call Rev. Kat Hawbaker at 740-373-1238 or Shelley Khatib at 703-340-5502.

Basketball tourney will be at Newport

The fourth annual Frozen Classic Basketball Tournament will be held Feb. 17-22 at Newport Elementary in the school gyms, 100 Harrison St., for grades 3-8. The cost is $75 per team through Feb. 1, and $100 through Feb. 7. To register, call Anna Snyder at 740-350-7871.

CABL will offer extended hours

Community Action Bus lines is now offering extended hours. A route now operates Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. C Route now operates Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Paratransit services are available Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

¯ For information: Community Action, 740-373-7671.

Warren BOE will meet today at 6 p.m.

The organizational meeting of the Warren Local Schools Board of Education will be held at 6 p.m. today at the Administration Building, 220 Sweetapple Road, Vincent. The board’s regular January meeting will follow.