Around town

Spaghetti dinner benefit at Spagna’s

A spaghetti dinner benefit for Butch Morris will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Feb. 17 at Spagna’s restaurant, 301 Gilman St., Marietta. The cost in advance is $8 for adults and $5 for children under 10. The cost at the door will be $10. Tickets can be purchased from Sharon at the Humane Society of the Ohio Valley, the Harmar Tavern and Furs A Flyin Pet Grooming or by calling (740) 934-2799.

Used book sale

at Barlow library

A used book sale will be held at the Barlow Library from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Feb. 7, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 8 and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 9.

Beverly cemetery trustees to meet

The village of Beverly Cemetery Trustees will meet at 9 a.m. Saturday at McCurdy Funeral Home, 309 Sixth St., Beverly.

City board of health meets Monday

A special meeting of the Marietta City Board of Health will be held at 5 p.m. Monday in Room 200 of 304 Putnam St., related to the proposed merger of the city and county health departments.

Beverly committees for February

The village of Beverly committee meetings for February will be held at 7 p.m. Feb. 6.

The regular council meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Feb. 13.

The Board of Public Affairs meeting will be held at 5 p.m. Feb. 20.

All meetings will be held at the village office, 919 Mitchell Ave.

Free tax preparation service in Barlow

AARP Tax-Aide Free Tax Preparation in Barlow will be available from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Barlow Library Wednesdays from Feb. 6 through April 10. No appointment is needed. The service is offered for all ages. Participants should bring Social Security cards for themselves and all dependents, all W-2s and 1099s and last year’s return.

For information: 749-0290.

Fearing Twp. VFD square dance

The Fearing Township Volunteer Fire Department will sponsor a square dance from 8 to 11 p.m. Saturday at the fire station at 1975 Stanleyville Road, Whipple. The cost is $5 per person, $8 per couple or $12 per family.

Refreshments will be served during the dance.