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Written by Molly and Harper Kitchen Writing is a beautiful art. And, in the world we live in right now, an art that we need, especially for young people. So one amazing 6th grade teacher in Marietta, Deanna Clayton, decided to put that idea into action and start a poetry and writing club at Donegal

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Shank’s Tavern - One More and I’m Staying

Written by Trisha Ries Every town can be broken down into parts. Parts that add glamour, integrity, history, and most importantly, memories. In our historical town, you’ll find a place that has all of those things right on the corner of Waterford and Front Street. Shank’s Tavern is the epitome of our town. Originally built

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Marietta Candlelight Tour of Homes on Sunday, December 2nd

Marietta Restoration Associates will host the 53rd Candlelight Tour of Homes on Sunday, December 2nd, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Eight private homes decorated for the holidays will be open for your pleasure. In addition to the homes, your ticket will include entry to several historic buildings in Marietta. The Union Meeting House will

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Jamboree Cocktail

Courtesy of Rebeca Shinsky, Bully’s Restaurant and Pub, Columbia Everyone hates to say goodbye to summer, but jams and preserves are a great way to enjoy fresh tastes into the new season. The best way to ease into fall is with simple and delicious jam-based drinks! This recipe incorporates homemade Lancaster County strawberry jam. 1)

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Meet the Pets of Marietta

Our inaugural “Pet of the Issue” is Penny. Penny earned the honor by being the most “liked” pet for our contest on the Marietta Traveler Facebook page. If you’d like to see your Marietta (or Maytown) pet in a future issue of the Marietta Traveler, keep an eye on the Marietta Traveler Facebook page for

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Marietta Community House Auction Taking Place on September 22nd

Join us for an Emerald Evening at McCleary’s Public House, Saturday, September 22nd. Great food, signature drink, bag pipes, and unique silent and live auction items. This will be our second annual auction in partnership with the Susquehanna Stage Company, we had so much fun last year we decided to do it again. Join in

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All About Under the Willow Preschool

Under the Willow School is a nature and play based program that cultivates imagination, creativity, cognitive skills and social/emotional learning through play. For the young child, their work is their play and their play is their work. At a glance one might think that just play is happening here but… we are preparing the fertile

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The First Annual Marietta Mac-Down Coming on September 29th

The Marietta Mac-Down, otherwise known as a mac and cheese competition, will be staged at the Railroad House Inn/Perry St. Cellar on Saturday September 29th, from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. Similar to its counterpart, Chowderfest, the Marietta Mac-Down will feature over a dozen restaurants competing for the “People’s Choice Best Mac and Cheese”. There