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Weekend Events Around the Valley

Saturday-- ALEX MILLER MEMORIAL 5k Run
Registration at 7 AM, Race at 8:00
Race starts at Herman Fine Arts Building at Marietta College.
Run in honor of Alex Miller, who died unexpectedly March 2011. '07 graduate of Marietta college in Petroleum Engineering
All proceeds will benefit the Petroleum Engineering program at MC.

Saturday-- MARIETTA MUDDER
Mudder Registration 7:30, race starts at 9 AM
Youth Mudder at 11:00
$40 advance, $50 Day or race

Saturday-- WALE OF A SALE
The sale is the area's largest annual yard sale!
Fundrasier for the Junior League of Parkersburg.
It's only two-dollars to get in and that lets you browse all the yard sales and help support the cause.
Proceeds go to supporting a number of community programs in Parkersburg
It's happening from eight a-m to one in the afternoon tomorrow at the city park pavilion.

Saturday-- AUTHORS MEET AND GREET
GFWC Belpre Women's clubs hosting
10:00 AM- 3:00 PM
At the Belpre City Schools Stone Administration Building
Authors for the MOV will come to share books and discuss writing craft
Event is Free

Saturday-- Marietta College's COMMUNITY DAY for girls softball.
There are events all day during the game... And it's free food and admission.
It's all brought to you by Marietta College students and local sponsors.
Game starts at 11.

Saturday-- DRIVER SAFETY DAY
Ran by Marietta Memorial Hospital for Nation Distracted Driving Awareness Month
Starts at the Strecker Cancer Center
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, lunch is included... You can stay for the entirety or come whenever.
Speakers from driving experts, focusing on how to make you a safe driver
All ages are welcome

Saturday-- IT'S FAIRY TALE STORY HOUR
At Marietta Library
Children three to six are invited to rescue princesses, capture villians, and make a craft.
It starts at 10:30 in the morning at the Library meeting room on fifth street.
Registration is required so you can call 740-373-1057 extension 219

Saturday-- EARTH DAY YOUTH ARTS AND CRAFTS
Ages 7 to 12
Starts 1:30 pm.
At Marietta Library, on fifth Street

Saturday-- CANCER BENEFIT for Taryn Jorvig
5pm - 7pm, dinner 5 to 6
American Legion 800 Wooster St, Marietta, OH 45750
A benefit for Taryn Jorvig, a 3 year old boy from Marietta, OH recently diagnosed with Neuroblastoma cancer.
Spaghetti dinner and a night of fun to help the Jorvig family with medical expenses.
Spaghetti dinner is $5 per person.
We will also have crafts for kids!

Saturday -- CASINO Night
Cards, Raffles, Hors D'oeuvres
7 - 10 PM
At Riverside Artists Gallery, 219 Second St

SUNDAY- CROP HUNGER WALK
Registration at 2 p.m., walk starts at 2:30
Intersection of OHIO and 3rd St in Marietta
http://hunger.cwsglobal.org/site/TR/2013SpringCROPHungerWalk/TR-Spring2013?pg=entry&fr_id=16359
The Walk will take place on the River Trail.

SUNDAY-- TASTE FOR FINE ART
4:00 PM to 7:00
Ely Chapman Education Foundation
all-you-can eat spaghetti dinner; live and silent auction, featuring student and community artwork for auction
$10 per person, $5 per child under 12 and $25 for immediate family of four or more;
376-9533 or at ECEF for tickets.


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