Around town

Barlow Twp. trustees to meet Monday

The Barlow Township Trustees have scheduled their regular meeting for 9 a.m. Monday. They will have a special meeting to discuss garbage bids at 7 p.m. Monday.

Post 159 plans pulled pork dinner

American Legion Post 159 in Williamstown will hold a pulled pork dinner from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Jinx band will perform at 9 p.m. The cost is $6 per person.

Soup, sandwich meal at Palmer

A public soup and sandwich meal will be served at the Palmer Community Building on Ohio 676 from 4 to 7 p.m. Jan. 26. A variety of soups, sandwiches and desserts will be available for a freewill donation. The event, sponsored by the Palmer United Methodist Church, will benefit the newly installed township fire hydrant as well as Community Building upkeep. Everyone is welcome.

For information: 749-3223.

Beverly Eagles hold steak fry Saturday

The Beverly Eagles will hold a steak fry at 5:30 p.m. Saturday. The cost is $10. For carry out, call 984-4733.

Longaberger Basket Bingo Feb. 23

The Scenic Hills Lions Club will host Longaberger Basket Bingo Feb. 23 at St. Ambrose Church, on School House Road off Ohio 339. The doors open at 11 a.m. and Bingo starts at noon. For early registration call 304-375-4649, 678-9278 or 236-3502. There will be a 50/50, country store, concessions of soup, hot dogs, sloppy joes, desserts and beverages. All proceeds will support eye care and help purchase pilot dogs for the less fortunate citizens in the club’s service territory.

Library has hour

for children’s fun

Children ages 3 to 6 are invited to come to the Marietta Library for an hour of stories, crafts and treats at 10:30 a.m. Jan. 26 in the Marietta Library meeting room, 615 Fifth St. Registration is required, by stopping by the Youth Services department or calling 373-1057, Ext. 219.

From local reports