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¯ Washington County Relay for Life will hold its first monthly meeting at 5:30 p.m. April 19 at the Marietta VFW picnic area on Pike Street to discuss ideas for the upcoming season. The relay event will be held Aug. 14. For more information, call Tim Bonnette at 740-350-3777 or Michele Hendershot at 740-336-9199.

¯ The Reno Water and Sewer District will hold its regularly scheduled board meeting at 6 p.m. April 20 at the Reno Water office, 170 Mount Tom Road. The public is welcome. Safe distancing will be practiced and masks are requested because of COVID-19.

¯ Grandview Township will hold 2021 regular meetings at 6 p.m. the first Monday of each month at the township hall. The following months will be held on different dates: July 6, and Sept. 13. These meetings will also be held at 6 p.m.

¯ Liberty Township will hold 2021 regular monthly meetings at 7 p.m. the second Monday of each month.

¯ Decatur Township will hold its monthly public meetings on the second Tuesday of each month at the township building on Welch Road in Cutler.

Virtual Event

The Washington County Historical Society and The Castle historic house museum will present the virtual event Buy Local or By River: Furnishing Early Ohio from 7-8 p.m. today. Speaker Andrew Richmond will present this free webinar via Zoom. Donations accepted.To register, visit mariettacastle.org/events.

Baked Steak Dinner

The Macksburg United Methodist Women will hold a baked steak or pork tenderloin dinner Thursday. Meals are $8 and carry-out only. Steak or pork meals will be ready for pick-up at 3:30 p.m.

Community Meals

The Tunnel-Warren Chapel United Methodist Churches will provide free community meals from 5-6 p.m. Thursday. The menu will include chicken and noodles, mashed potatoes, green beans, a dinner roll, pie, and bottled water. Meals will be served as drive-through pick-ups in the lower parking lot. To reserve a meal, call Amy at 740-516-0847. Tunnel UMC is located at Ohio 550 and Coffman Road.

Zumba Classes

The Marietta Family YMCA will host Come Dance Your Heart Away Zumba classes with Wendy Rehl and Stacey Mondo Saturday. Limited spots available. Fee for non-members is $5. Visit the YMCA or call 740-336-1041 to register.


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