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Haunted Cattle Barn at fairgrounds

A Haunted Cattle Barn will be open from 7 to 10 p.m. Oct. 18, 19, 25, 26, and 27 at the Washington County Fairgrounds. Admission is $5. Children 5 and younger are free.

Indian organization holds local event

The Federal Creek Indian Organization Of Ohio will hold its ninth annual event at the Cutler Community Center, 4550 Two Mile Run Road, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Admission is free. There will be native foods, games, prizes, jewelry making, pumpkin painting, Native American artifacts, vendors and storytelling. Food will be available from the canteen.

Bingo to benefit Williamstown project

Bingo will be held in the Williamstown High School Cafeteria on Sunday to benefit the Williamstown Improvement Network. Doors open at 3 p.m. and games begin at 4. There will be 15 games of Longaberger baskets and five games of Vera Bradley purses or Troll Bead bracelets, a 50/50, a country store, early bird drawing and refreshments.

– For information: Williamstown High School, 304-375-6151 or Elaine, 304-375-6077.

Local Boy Scout fundraiser Friday

Local Allohok Council will hold its Boy Scout Fundraising pasta dinner and silent auction, 5 to 8 p.m., Friday, at the Reno Community Center.

Cost is a donation. All proceeds will help offset the costs of the Philmont Trek 2014; trek to Philmont Scout Ranch in Cimarron, N.M. for 10 days.

Museum hosts Halloween event

Halloweeum at the Museum is 6 to 9 p.m., Friday at Campus Martius Museum, 601 Second St.,Marietta; Halloween inspired activities will include music. Dance to your own version of the Monster Mash, while walking through the “haunted” Appalachian Trail, make slime to take home, decorate your own Pumpkin Patch Pal.

This is for children third grade and older; reservations required; 373-3750

Halloween Kids Fest in Belpre

Halloween Kids Fest charity event, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, Howe’s Grove Park, Washington Boulevard, Belpre; to support local children’s organizations; carnival like games, cake walk, cornhole, root beer ring toss, and more; local area fire and police departments with fire trucks and other activities; children are encouraged to wear costumes to win prizes in various categories; free hot dogs, chips, a drink, root beer floats, cotton candy available for free and open to the public; (304) 428-0500, Ext. 105 or