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Church serves

first Tuesday meal

St. Luke’s Episcopal Church serves a free community meal the first Tuesday of every month. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. and dinner is served from 5 to 6 p.m. The church is located at 320 Second St. in Marietta. Parking is available in the church lot off of Third Street.

Each month is a different meal, but all meals consist of a homemade meat-based entree (beef, chicken, pork, ham), a side dish (usually pasta-based), and a vegetable (e.g. tossed salad, green beans, spiced carrots, mixed vegetables). If appropriate, rolls may be served with the main meal. In addition, there is a variety of desserts and a variety of beverages.

The Community Meal meets the health department’s standards for balanced nutrition, food preparation, and service.

For more information, contact Marybeth Peebles: mbjcpeebles@gmail.com, 740-374-6922 (home), or 740-568-8194 (cell).

119th Mount Hermon Homecoming planned

Mount Hermon Church, located on Ohio 550 in Amesville (near Bartlett), will be celebrating its 119th Homecoming on Sunday, Aug. 12. Lunch will be at 12:30 p.m. and service will be at 2 p.m. Music by The Clarks and Allen and Melinda Lucas.

Barlow church hosts community lunch

A community luncheon will be at Barlow Presbyterian Church on Wednesday, Aug. 15, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. On the menu will be hot dogs, sloppy joes, macaroni salad, coleslaw, baked beans, potato chips and desserts. The church is located at State Route 550 and Warrior Drive at Barlow.

Gospel group to

perform at library

The Barlow Library will conclude its summer concert series with the gospel group, Crossroad Messenger. The group will perform at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 24, at the Barlow Library on Ohio 339.The public is invited to attend this free event, sponsored by the Friends of the Barlow Library. Questions: 740-678-0103.

Free clothing

give-away and lunch

There will be a free clothing give-away with free lunch from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, at Waterford Church of the Nazarene, 111 Marquis Ave., Waterford. For more information: 740-350-9117.

Tunnel United Methodist free meal

A free community meal (brats, potato salad) will be from 5 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 9, at Tunnel United Methodist Church, located at Ohio 550 and Coffman Road. The public is invited. Handicapped parking is available in the upper parking lot by the church entrance. To request to have a meal delivered within a 5-mile radius, leave a message at 740-374-5634.

Insured Sound to

play at church

The Presbyterian Church of Beverly will host a mini concert by Greg Ring, Susan Owens and Don Staats of the Insured Sound band on Sunday, Aug. 12. The service begins at 10:40 a.m., and the public is invited. The church is located at the corner of Fourth and Ferry streets in Beverly.

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