Around town

Evergreen Bible Church, 118 W. Ninth St., Williamstown, will host the sixth annual IF:Gathering MOV women’s conference March 13 from 6 to 9:30 p.m. and March 14 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. IF:Gathering MOV provides space for women to wrestle with essential questions of faith, to dream and to connect. Registration is $20; lunch, coffee and snacks will be provided.

• For information: local.ifgathering.com/ifmidohiovalley.

Ohio Supreme Court Justice Sharon Kennedy will headline the Washington County Republican Party’s Lincoln Dinner March 3 at the Marietta Shrine Club. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. for hors d’oeuvres reception and silent auction, followed by a 6:30 p.m. dinner and Kennedy’s keynote address. Tickets are $40 per person and can be purchased from any GOP committee member or by calling 740-336-4750 or 740-236-3280.

OSU Washington County Master Gardener volunteers will hold a Garden Party March 31 from 5:30 to 8:45 p.m. at St. Mary Catholic School, 320 Marion St., Marietta. The keynote speaker will be Erick Carlson, Biology professor at Marietta College. The $20 registration fee includes refreshments and handouts for breakout sessions. A drawing will be held at the end of the program.

•For information: 740-376-7431 or washington.osu.edu.

The 13th annual Mid-Ohio Valley Friends of NRA Banquet will be held March 14 at K of C Hall in Churchtown. Tickets are $40 or $125.

•For information: Lisa Fought, treasurer, 740-423-6026.

Marietta City Schools will hold kindergarten registration for the 2020-21 school year at the following locations: Putnam Elementary, March 30; Washington Elementary, March 31; Harmar Elementary, April 1; Phillips Elementary, April 2. Parents will be called for an appointment time to bring registration paperwork to their respective building. Children 5 years of age on or before Aug. 1 are eligible to enroll.


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