Around town

Brown bag program at Campus Martius

The next Brown Baggin’ Thru History program will be held from noon to 1 p.m. Friday at the Campus Martius Museum. Admission is free. The guest speaker will be Anthony Gibbs, who will speak about Milton Holland and the 5th United States Colored Troops.

For information: 373-3750.

Fish, shrimp dinners at VFW post

VFW Post 6387 in New Matamoras will begin eight weeks of Friday night fish/shrimp dinners from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday. Dinners will also include french fries, cole slaw, dessert and a drink. The cost is $8.50 for adults and $4.50 for children 12 and under.

St. John students sell subs for trip

St. John Central Grade School is selling subs as a fundraiser for its biennial class trip for fifth- through eighth-graders. Sandwiches are $3.50 and can be picked up fresh today and Saturday. Orders can be placed by calling the school at 896-2697.

Lawrence Twp. meeting Monday

The Lawrence Township monthly meeting for February has been changed to 5 p.m. Monday at the Little Muskingum Volunteer Fire Department.

Church plans trip

to see ‘Noah’ in Pa.

The Marietta First Church of the Nazarene is planning a trip to Sight & Sound Theater in Lancaster, Pa. May 24-25. The group will be taking the bus trip to see “Noah” at the theater and a few seats are still available.

For information: 373-5406.

Harmar Hill Crime Watch meets

The Harmar Hill Neighborhood Crime Watch will meet 7 p.m. Monday at Lookout Park. Jeff Lauer, director of the Washington County Emergency Management Agency, will present the program.

Breast, cervical

cancer screenings

Breast and cervical cancer screenings and education will be provided by the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine’s Community Health Programs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday. Some free tests are available. The clinic will be held on the program’s mobile health van parked at the old M&M school lot on Jefferson Street in McConnelsville.

Appointments are required by calling 1-800-844-2654.