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Marietta College Play

10-24 MARIETTA — The Theatre at Marietta College will present "Two by Beckett: Come and Go/Rockaby" on Oct. 24-25 in the Studio Theatre of the Hermann Fine Arts Center at Marietta College.The shows, directed by Melissa Hill Grande and Andy Felt, will be 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. Oct. 24 and 2 p.m. and 8 p. more »»

'War of the Worlds'

10-24 RIPLEY — The Jackson County Players will present the classic radio drama "War of the Worlds" Oct. 24-26 at the Alpine Theatre, 217 West Main St. in Ripley.Tickets are $10 and performance will be 7 p.m. Oct. 24-25 and 2 p.m. Oct. 26. more »»

Haunted house

10-24 BELLEVILLE — Wood County Coon Hunters will present The Club of Terror Haunted House from 6 p.m.-midnight today and Saturday.Additional hours are 6 p.m.-midnight Oct. 31 and Nov. 1 at the at the location on West Virginia 68 at Belleville, nine miles south of Parkersburg. more »»

Fright Night Concert

10-24 PARKERSBURG — The Mid-Ohio Valley Ringers will present a Halloween Concert "Fright Night" at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 24 at the Smoot Theatre at 213 Fifth St. in downtown Parkersburg.The community handbell choir will be joined by the Spooky Smoot Boys Ensemble. more »»

Haunted school house

10-24 MINERAL WELLS — The fifth annual New Era Haunted School House will be 6-10:30 p.m. Oct. 24 and 25 at the school on the campus of Mineral Wells Elementary School on West Virginia 14.Admission is $2, with children ages 3 and under admitted free. Refreshments will be for sale. more »»

Two by Beckett

10-24 Two by Beckett: Come and Go / Rockaby by Samuel Beckett, directed by Melissa Hill Grande & Andy Felt Oct. 24 at 8pm & 10pm Oct. 25 at 2pm & 8pm Does she not know? A pair of short plays for women by the 1969 winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature. more »»

Haunted Trail

10-24 The Jackson County Junior Fair Equine committee is hosting their 6th annual Haunted Trail and Not So Spooky Wagon Rides. Oct. 24 & 25, 8-11 PM at the Jackson County Fairgrounds in Cottageville, WV. The 1/2 mile haunted trail is an easy, but scary stroll through the woods. more »»

Craft Show

10-25 VIENNA — Tina's Competition Dance Boosters will hold a Tutu Cute Craft Show from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 25 at City Soul Ministries, 46th Street, Vienna.The event will include crafters, vendors and concession. more »»

Bingo

10-25 VIENNA — The Kiwanis Club of North Parkersburg is holding a basket/pottery bingo Oct. 25 at the Vienna Community Building in Jackson Memorial Park.Doors open at 5 p.m. and bingo starts at 6 p.m. The cost is $20 for 20 games. more »»

Craft show

10-25 VIENNA — The ViBaChu Crafters of the Vienna Baptist Church will hold the 26th Annual Craft Bazaar from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 25 at the church at 3401 Grand Central Ave., Vienna.All items are handmade and hand crafted. Lunch will be served from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. more »»

Rummage sale

10-25 MARIETTA – A giant rummage and bake sale will be 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 25 at First Presbyterian Church, Fourth and Wooster streets, Marietta.The sale will benefit youth, the Latrobe Street Mission and FPC Community Meal. For more information, call 740-373-1800. more »»

Haunted Trail

10-25 LUBECK — The Lubeck Volunteer Fire Department will hold its annual Haunted Trail beginning at dark on Oct. 25 at the Lubeck Fire Station on West Virginia 68 in Lubeck.Tickets are $5 per person, with children 3 and under admitted free. Caution is urged when bringing small children. more »»

Marietta College Play

10-25 MARIETTA — The Theatre at Marietta College will present "Two by Beckett: Come and Go/Rockaby" on Oct. 24-25 in the Studio Theatre of the Hermann Fine Arts Center at Marietta College.The shows, directed by Melissa Hill Grande and Andy Felt, will be 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. Oct. 24 and 2 p.m. and 8 p. more »»

Bingo

10-25 PARKERSBURG — The Parkersburg High School Red Wings will hold a purse bingo at 6 p.m. Oct. 25 in the PHS Cafeteria. more »»

Dinner and cruise

10-25 PARKERSBURG — Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park will hold its final two fall dinner and riverboat cruises on Oct. 18 and 25.The Island Belle will depart Point Park at 5:30 p.m. and return at 7:30 p.m. more »»

Halloween Family Fun Night

10-25 MINERAL WELLS — Halloween Family Fun Night will be 6:30-9:30 p.m. Oct. 25 at the West Virginia Interstate Fairgrounds on Butcher Bend Road at Mineral Wells. Admission is $3 for adults and $2 for children. There will be games, raffles, contests, crafts, hay rides, food and a haunted hous. more »»

'War of the Worlds'

10-25 RIPLEY — The Jackson County Players will present the classic radio drama "War of the Worlds" Oct. 24-26 at the Alpine Theatre, 217 West Main St. in Ripley.Tickets are $10 and performance will be 7 p.m. Oct. 24-25 and 2 p.m. Oct. 26. more »»

Halloween party

10-25 DEERWALK — A free Halloween party will be 5:30-7 p.m. Oct. 25 at the Route 31/50 Community building on Bunker Road, second on the left after the Deerwalk Fire Station, at Deerwalk. There will be contests, food, games and pumpkin decorating planned. For more information call 304-679-5575. more »»

River Cities Symphony Concert

10-25 PARKERSBURG — The River Cities Symphony Orchestra will present "Midsummer in October" at 3 p.m. Oct. 25 at First Presbyterian Church, 1341 Juliana St., in Parkersburg.Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for students and will be available at the door. more »»

Fall dinner riverboat cruise

10-25 PARKERSBURG — Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park will hold its final fall dinner and riverboat cruise on Oct. 25.The Island Belle will depart Point Park at 5:30 p.m. and return at 7:30 p.m. more »»

Haunted house

10-25 BELLEVILLE — Wood County Coon Hunters will present The Club of Terror Haunted House from 6 p.m.-midnight today and Saturday.Additional hours are 6 p.m.-midnight Oct. 31 and Nov. 1 at the at the location on West Virginia 68 at Belleville, nine miles south of Parkersburg. more »»

Bingo

10-25 PARKERSBURG — The Parkersburg Humane Society Basket and Troll Bead Bingo will be Oct. 25 at Criss Elementary School on 22nd Street in Parkersburg.Doors open at 5 p.m. and bingo starts at 6 p.m. The cost is $20 for 25 games. Bring an item for the shelter and to receive extra door prize tickets. more »»

Shag dance

10-25 PARKERSBURG — The Mid-Ohio Valley Shaggers Dance Club will hold its Adult Halloween Party and Dance from 7-11 p.m. Oct. 25 at Worthington Golf Club in Parkersburg.Admission is $15 for couples and $10 for singles and dancers are urged to bring a snac. more »»

Craft show

10-25 WILLIAMSTOWN — The Williamstown High School Academic Boosters will hold its annual Fall and Winter Craft Show from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 25 at Williamstown High School.Over 70 local vendors and crafters are scheduled to participate. A lunch menu will be available. more »»

Haunted school house

10-25 MINERAL WELLS — The fifth annual New Era Haunted School House will be 6-10:30 p.m. Oct. 24 and 25 at the school on the campus of Mineral Wells Elementary School on West Virginia 14.Admission is $2, with children ages 3 and under admitted free. Refreshments will be for sale. more »»

Patriot Fall Festival

10-25 BELPRE — The annual Patriot Fall Festival craft show will be 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 25 at Belpre Christian Academy on Ohio 7 just north of Belpre.There will be crafts, vendors, a silent auction, children's activities and food. more »»

Haunted Trail

10-25 The Jackson County Junior Fair Equine committee is hosting their 6th annual Haunted Trail and Not So Spooky Wagon Rides. The 1/2 mile haunted trail is an easy, but scary stroll through the woods. It is not recommended for young children and costs $. more »»

Craft show

10-26 WILLIAMSTOWN — The Williamstown High School Academic Boosters will hold its annual Fall and Winter Craft Show from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 26 at Williamstown High School.Over 70 local vendors and crafters are scheduled to participate. A lunch menu will be available. more »»

'War of the Worlds'

10-26 RIPLEY — The Jackson County Players will present the classic radio drama "War of the Worlds" Oct. 24-26 at the Alpine Theatre, 217 West Main St. in Ripley.Tickets are $10 and performance will be 7 p.m. Oct. 24-25 and 2 p.m. Oct. 26. more »»

Dinner

10-26 VIENNA — St. Michael's Catholic Church will hold its annual spaghetti dinner from 4-7 p.m. Oct. 26 at the church at 5501 Fourth Ave. in Vienna.The all-you-can-eat dinner is $7 for ages 12 and up, $3 for ages 7-11 and free for ages 6 and under. more »»

Halloween Party

10-27 BARLOW — The Barlow Branch Library will hold a Halloween Party for 0-preschool children from 10-11 a.m. Oct. 27 at the library on Ohio 339 at Barlow.The event is free and open to the public. There will be games, crafts, story book reading and snacks. more »»

Bingo

10-28 PARKERSBURG — Bingo will be held 5:30 p.m. Oct. 28 at American Legion Post 15, 2505 Ohio Ave. in the traffic circle in Parkersburg.Cost is $5 a card. more »»

Beekeepers Meet

10-28 The Mid Ohio Valley Beekeepers’ Association will meet Tuesday, October 28th, 7:00pm at the Washington County Career Center, Marietta. Sam Hammett will present a program titled “Winter Hive Preparations”. Visitors welcome at all meetings. Visit club’s web hive at movba.org. more »»

Used Book Sale

10-30 BARLOW — The Barlow Branch Library will hold a used book sale from Oct. 30-Nov. 1 at the library on Ohio 339 in Barlow.The sale will be 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Oct. 30, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 31 and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 1. more »»

Trunk or treat

10-30 BELPRE — Peddler's Junction will hold a Trunk or Treat from 6-7:30 p.m. Oct. 30 in the parking lot of Washington Square, 1818 Washington Blvd., Belpre.The event is open to all school age trick or treaters. more »»

Peddler's Junction Trunk or Treat

Peddler's Junction Trunk or Treat10-30 Peddler's Junction along with other plaza business will be holding a Trunk or Treat October 30, 2014 from 6 to 7:30 pm for all area school age children. more »»

Haunted house

10-31 BELLEVILLE — Wood County Coon Hunters will present The Club of Terror Haunted House from 6 p.m.-midnight today and Saturday.Additional hours are 6 p.m.-midnight Oct. 31 and Nov. 1 at the at the location on West Virginia 68 at Belleville, nine miles south of Parkersburg. more »»

Neewollah Event

10-31 VIENNA — Ohio Valley University's social clubs will host the annual Neewollah event from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Oct. 31 in the Student Center on the south campus off College Parkway.The event is a free fall holiday party for the local community. more »»

Used Book Sale

10-31 BARLOW — The Barlow Branch Library will hold a used book sale from Oct. 30-Nov. 1 at the library on Ohio 339 in Barlow.The sale will be 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Oct. 30, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 31 and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 1. more »»

Magic show

10-31 MARIETTA — Marietta magician Kerry Blair and Canton hypnotist Mike Bishop will present two shows at 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Oct. 31 at the Mid-Ohio Valley Players Theatre at Third and Putnam streets in Marietta.Advance tickets are $1. more »»

 
 
 
 
 

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