Around town

Quilt, craft show

at New Matamoras

The New Matamoras Library will host its annual Quilt and Craft Show beginning at 10 a.m. Monday. Attendees are encouraged to bring their quilts, crafts, paintings and other creations to share. The show will be held at Grace Community Church across the street from the library.

For information: 865-3386.

Trash discussion

in Fearing Twp.

Fearing Township residents may meet to discuss trash disposal for the township following the regular township meeting at 7:30 p.m. Monday in the community building.

Golf scramble

by Sardis VFD

The Sardis Volunteer Fire Department will hold its annual golf scramble Saturday at the Fairway Riverside Golf Course. There is an 8 a.m. shotgun start. The cost for a team of four is $200. The fee includes cart rental, green fees and food and beverage.

For information: Kevin Winkler, 740-310-0610 or

Migratory Bird Day to be celebrated

The Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge will celebrate International Migratory Bird Day at 1 p.m. Saturday. There will be a Beginners Bird Walk for all ages and a bird scavenger hunt for those 4 to 14 with crafts and activities after the walk. The program will be held at the Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center at 3982 Waverly Road, Williamstown and will be weather permitting. Binoculars and bird ID books will be available to borrow.

For information: 304-375-2923, Ext. 117.

Ballroom Dance DJ at Legion Post 64

Ballroom Dance DJ will have a dance at the American Legion on Eighth and Wooster streets in Marietta from 8 to 11 p.m. Friday. Attire should be dressy casual. The cost is $20 per couple or $10 per person, in cash at the door. Reservations are not required. There will be a cash bar.

For information: Linda Myers, (304) 428-7821.

From local reports