Breast and cervical cancer screenings and education will be provided by the Ohio University and Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine's Community Health Programs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 21 in the program's mobile van parked at the old M&M school lot on Jefferson Street between Kennebec and 7th streets in McConnelsville. There will be free Pap tests, pelvic and breast examinations, breast health education and appointments for mammograms for uninsured and underinsured women. Appointments are required by calling 800-844-2654 or (740) 593-2432.
Library program in Wine Tree Vineyards
The Barlow Library will host a program on "Wine Tree Vineyards" at 7 p.m. Tuesday. The program will include a discussion on how Craig and Candice Brandy turned their hobby of into a business. The event is free and open to the public. Sign-up is requested by calling 678-0103.
Wall of Sound show Saturday afternoon
The Marietta Wall of Sound Marching Band will perform its 2013-2014 competition and half-time show along with music from the upcoming season at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Don Drumm Stadium. The event is free and open to the public.
Castle hosts living history program
The Castle in Marietta will hold "Living History Program: Aunt Fanny" at 4 p.m. Saturday. The cost is $5 and reservations are required. Carolina Alvarez will present a first-person living history performance on Frances Dana Barker Gage, a suffragette, abolitionist and temperance proponent. Reservations can be made by calling 373-4180.
program for parents
"Back to School Safely," a free workshop for parents will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Aug. 15 at 200 Union Square, Suite 3, Marietta. The workshop is designed to help parents teach personal safety to children from preschool to college. It will be presented by Anna Marcel de Hermanas, licensed professional clinical counselor. To register, call 336-7837 or email email@example.com
Rabies shot clinic for dogs, cats
A rabies shot clinic for dogs and cats will be held from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday at the Little Hocking Township Park on Ohio 124. The cost is $7 per animal. Dogs must be on a leash.