Gallia County Briefs

Ohio AFSCME retirees to meet

GALLIPOLIS — Ohio AFSCME Retirees, Gallia and Jackson Counties, Sub-chapter 102, will hold their next meeting at 2 p.m. Nov. 20 at the Gallia County Senior Resource Center, 1165 State Route 160, in Gallipolis. AFSCME (Ohio Council 8, OCSEA and OAPSE) OPERS and SERS public employee retirees and their spouses are invited to attend the next meeting. Non-AFSCME members who retired from the city, county, state or school district are also welcome to attend. The group also encourages public employees who plan to retire in the near future to attend. Issues that are important to retirees are discussed each month, including updates on the OPERS medicare connector which enrollment continues through Dec. 31. The group meets on the third Friday of each month. The group welcomes new members in the two-county area. For more information, call 740-245-0093 or 740-245-5255.

Gallipolis in Lights open house at Our Tavern

GALLIPOLIS — Our House Tavern Museum and Gallipolis in Lights will have an open house from 6-9 p.m. Nov. 25, at 432 First Ave., Gallipiolis. Free to the public. Join us for a special celebration and see Our House, an 1819 Federal-style tavern, decorated for the holidays. Enjoy live dulcimer music by Robert and Kendra Ward Bence, with Bob Ward playing guitar. Refreshments made according to recipes of the 1800s with Pup in a Cup Tea Company providing free tea samples. For further information, call 740-446-0586.

Gallia County Board of DD sets December meeting

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallia County Board of Developmental Disabilities will hold a public hearing at 1 p.m. Dec. 17 to discuss the Annual Action Plan. The meeting will be at the Administrative Offices located at 77 Mill Creek Road, Gallipolis.