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East Palestine BOE to meet Monday
EAST PALESTINE – East Palestine City School District Board of Education plans to meet at 6 p.m. Monday in the elementary school’s media center.
DAHS 1946-47 to meet for lunch
LISBON The David Anderson High School classes of 1946 and 1947 are invited to lunch at 11:30 a.m. July 5 at the Taste of Country restaurant.
Mill Creek MetroParks board meeting reset
YOUNGSTOWN – The Mill Creek MetroParks board meeting scheduled for July 8 has been rescheduled to 6 p.m. July 15 at Fellows Riverside Gardens, Davis Center.
Smoking cessation program offered
ALLIANCE – Alliance Community Hospital will offer “Fresh Start” – a free, four-week smoking cessation program held in conference room 3-A of the hospital. The program is open to the public and will take place on four consecutive Thursdays from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. from July 11 to Aug. 1. Cessation patches are not being offered as part of the program.
For more information or to register for the Smoking Cessation class contact the Tobacco Cessation Department at ACH at 330-596-7125. Registration is on a first come, first serve basis.
New Waterford fishing tournament set
NEW WATERFORD – New Waterford’s annual fishing tournament for children up to age 16 is scheduled from 9 to 10 a.m. July 6 at New Waterford Park. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.
Over $500 in prizes will be awarded in three age divisions: 5 and under, 6 to 10 and 11 to 16. Free hot dogs and pop will be available to everyone.
Negley Masons offer spaghetti dinner
NEGLEY – An all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner will be served from 4 to 7 p.m. July 13 at Negley Masonic Lodge, 50873 Richardson Ave. Cost is $7 for adults and $4 for children 12 and under. Carryout orders are available.
Back-to-School Clothing Sign-Ups set
SALEM – Church Women United of Salem is announcing the dates for its annual Back-to-School Clothing Sign-Ups at the Emmanuel Lutheran Church Education Building, 251 S. Broadway Ave.
Sign-ups will be accepted from 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 3 p.m. July 24 and 25; from 9 a.m. to noon and 3 to 6 p.m. July 26; and from 1 to 3 p.m. and 4 to 6 p.m. July 31. No childcare is provided during sign-ups.
The clothing giveaway is open to children of low-income families in the Salem School District only who are entering Headstart through eighth grade.
Parents (or guardians) must bring two proofs of income and residency, the child’s name, age, birth date and school grade.
Gen. Morgan’s surrender marked
EAST LIVERPOOL – The Friends of Beaver Creek State Park in Columbiana County will honor the tree under which Confederate General John Hunt Morgan surrendered 150 years ago near West Point.
The 8-foot high, 1,000 pound tree trunk is what remains of the tree that was rescued several years ago and now stands in the upper level museum of Gaston’s Mill at Beaver Creek State Park.
The exhibit will be open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. July 27 and 28. For more information call 330-382-9227.
Hopewell Road lecture set at library
COLUMBIANA – Bradley T. Lepper will present “The Great Hopewell Road: Ohio’s Ancient Superhighway” from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. July 16 in the Salchow Room at the Columbiana Public Library. Registration is required in person by by calling the library at 330-482-5509.
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County Township Assoc. meeting set
LISBON – The Columbiana County Township Association meeting begins at 7 p.m. July 17 at the First United Methodist Church, 114 E. Washington St.
A roast pork dinner will be served, hosted by Elkrun Township. Bob Simeone of Cold Mix Paving will present a program. An update on the county chip and seal program will be given by Bert Dawson and Bob Durbin.
Cost of the dinner is $10 per person. Reservations are needed by July 10 to Corresponding Secretary Tiffany Chetock at 330-424-7319.
Pizza featured at Banquet in Salem
SALEM – Friends of the Banquet will serve pizza from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday during the Banquet in Salem at the Memorial Building. Other items on the menu include salad, peaches and pears, fresh vegetables and fruit, and ice cream sundaes. New sponsors are needed. For more information call Patty Colian at 330-831-2169.
Blood drive planned at Dutch Village Inn
COLUMBIANA – The Dutch Village Inn banquet department is partnering with the American Red Cross to sponsor a blood drive from 2 to 6 p.m. July 1 in the front parking lot of the inn at 150 E. state Route 14.
Donors will receive a Red Cross baseball cap and complimentary lemonade and cookies. For more information or to make a reservation call Tracey Sevenich at 866-482-5050 Ext. 412. Walk-ins will be accepted.
Rummage sale planned at Lisbon church
LISBON A rummage sale will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 12 and 13 at the Lisbon First United Methodist Church, 114 E. Washington St.
Lunch items will be available on Friday, and a bake sale will be held both days.
Youth Search and Rescue Weekend set
BEAVER FALLS, Pa. – The fourth annual Youth Search and Rescue Weekend is slated July 13 and 14 at Raccoon State Park in Beaver County, Pa. Male and female youth ages 15 to 17 are invited to the event which is designed to expose young adults to the challenging world of searching for missing persons.
The program is presented by the staff of U.S. SARR Corps Academy training staff. Meals and camping facilities will be provided along with several subjects such as land navigation, wilderness first aid, survival, tracking, search dog handling, communications, crime scene preservation, rope rescue, etc. Cost is $15 per person.
U.S SARR Corps is a tri-state professional volunteer organization with corporate headquarters located in Beaver Falls, Pa., that is “Dedicated to Bringing Home the Missing.” For registration call 412-303-5650.
For more information visit the website at www.ussarr.org and click on Youth Weekend.
Swim lessons set at Community Center
SALEM – The Salem Community Center will host another session of the American Red Cross Swim Lesson program beginning July 8 and running on Mondays through Thursdays to July 18. Six Learn to Swim levels are available, along with a Mommy and Me level for infants and their parent.
Cost is $70 for non-members and $55 for members. A multiple child discount is available. To sign-up call 330-332-5885.
Backyard Barbecue fund raiser planned
SALEM – Salem Community Hospital Auxiliary is sponsoring a Backyard Barbecue fund raiser to benefit future hospital projects. Tickets are $1 each or six for $5.
The winner will receive a backyard barbecue for 10 people, prepared by the Chef’s Table Restaurant at 130 S. Market St., Lisbon. The winner has a choice of the meals delivered to their home, at Chef’s Table, or another location.
Each dinner includes a half rack of barbecue ribs, pulled barbecue chicken with buns, a baked potato, cole slaw, ice tea or lemonade.
Tickets may be purchased July 17, 1 8 and 19 in the cafeteria at Salem Community Hospital from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and 4:30 to 6 p.m.; at the hospital’s gift shop; and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 15 and 16 at the Salem Giant Eagle.
The winning ticket will be drawn on Aug. 1.
Prime rib roast set at Shrine Club
NORTH LIMA – The annual prime rib roast will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. July 27 at the Youngstown Shrine Club pavilion, 1735 W. South Range Road. Dinner will be served at 6 p.m. The public is invited to attend. Cost is $30 per person. Advance tickets are available from Chairman Bud Lewis at 330-482-9565 or Bill Early at 330-426-9546. Walk-ins will be permitted.
Healthy Steps 5K Run/Walk winners listed
SALEM – Salem Community Hospital’s Teen Volunteer Program has announced the winners of its third annual Healthy Steps 5K Run/Walk. The first place winner is John McNicholas of New Waterford, with a time of 24:29; second place winner is Karen Steiger of Alliance, with a time of 24:41; and third place winner is Leslie Ellis of Salem with a time of 25:33. Funds raised through the race will be used to support the Salem Community Hospital Charitable Foundation and Salem Community Center STOMP fitness program.
Free meal offered at Leetonia Church
LEETONIA – A free meal will be served at 6 p.m. July 3 at the Leetonia Mennonite Church. A program follows at 7 p.m. featuring God’s Quad.
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Salem 1945 lunch set at Salem Hills
SALEM – The Salem High School Class of 1945 plans to meet for lunch at noon Wednesday at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.
Burgers, hotdogs featured at Banquet
SALEM – The Fourth Thursday Banquet in Salem will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. June 27 at the Memorial Building. The meal, sponsored by Friends of the Banquet, includes hamburgers, hot dogs, scalloped potatoes, applesauce, fresh vegetables and fruit, and ice cream sundaes. Additional sponsors are needed. For more information call Patty Colian at 330-831-2169.
Crestview buildings panel to meet Friday
COLUMBIANA – Crestview Local Board of Education Buildings and Grounds Committee meeting begins at 1 p.m. Friday in the superintendent’s office, 44100 Crestview Road, Suite A.
Mad Science workshops offered Friday
COLUMBIANA – Seats are still available for the free science workshops offered Friday by Mad Science of Northeast Ohio at the Columbiana Public Library. The workshop on “Dinosaurs” for preschoolers (ages 3 to 5) runs from 11 a.m. to noon. A workshop on “Matter” for students in grades kindergarten to four follows from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Each workshop includes hands-on experimentation to keep children engaged as they learn about science. Pre-registration is required at the library at 332 N. Middle St. or at 330-482-5509.
DAHS 1963 breakfast planned
LISBON – The David Anderson High School Class of 1963 will meet for breakfast at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Taste of Country.
Compassionate Friends to meet July 1
SALEM – Compassionate Friends will meet at 7 p.m. July 1 at the First Friends Church on Jennings Avenue.
Salem 1951 breakfast set at Skyline Diner
SALEM – Salem High School Class of 1951 plans to meet for breakfast at 9 a.m. July 3 at the Skyline Diner.
United 1967 breakfast scheduled
HANOVERTON – United High School Class of 1967 will meet for breakfast at 8:30 a.m. July 6 at the Avalon Restaurant in Hanoverton. For further information call 330-222-1739 or 330-424-1259.
Deerfield Community Chorus to perform
DEERFIELD – The Deerfield Community Chorus will present its 23rd concert at 2 p.m. July 7 at the Deerfield Town Hall, 1450 state Route 14. The men’s chorus will sing two selections, “Sweet Caroline” and “Blue Velvet.” The women’s section of the choir will present “I Want to Know What Love is” and “Lollipop.” The entire choir will sing “A Civil War Medley” honoring the 150th anniversary. Other selections follow. Refreshments will be served. Admission is free, but a free will offering will be accepted.
Salem 1956 lunch set at Salem Hills
SALEM – The Salem High School Class of 1956 will meet for its bi-monthly luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. July 10 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club. Spouses and friends are welcome.
Leetonia preschool taking applications
LEETONIA – The Leetonia Bears To Bee Preschool is now accepting applications for the two-day and three-day classes for the 2013-14 school year. For an application or more information call Michele Painter at 330-921-8352.
EP?1974 to join 70s decade reunion
EAST PALESTINE – The East Palestine High School Class of 1974 will hold a reunion in conjunction with the 1970s decade reunion the weekend of Aug.10. Saturday will feature a golf outing in the morning and dinner dance at Antone’s Banquet Center in Boardman. Church services at Centenary United Methodist Church will be on Sunday morning followed by brunch at the Roadhouse. The deadline for reservations is July 15. For more information call Bill Slavik at 330-426-2459.
Canfield Community Band schedule set
CANFIELD – The Canfield Community Concert Band will present a series of free outdoor summer concerts to help area residents celebrate the Fourth of July holiday.
Upcoming concerts take place at 7 p.m. July 2 at Austintown Park; at 5:30 p.m. July 4 at Firestone Park in Columbiana; and 7:30 p.m. July 12 at the Mercer County Courthouse Square in Pennsylvania.
Under the direction of Brian Harris, the band will perform a variety of popular songs and marches which reflect a patriotic theme. The program will include “The Fourth of July” by John Cacavas, “Americans We” by Henry Fillmore, and Lee Greenwood’s “God Bless the U.S.A.”
In honor of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War’s Battle of Gettysburg, the band will play “The Blue and the Gray,” a medley of Civil War era songs including “Dixie” and “The Battle Hymn of the Republic.” The concert will also include “John Williams in Concert,” and “Yosemite Autumn” by Mark Camphouse. The “Armed Forces Salute” and “The Stars and Stripes Forever” will round out the program.
For more information about the band and upcoming concerts, go to canfieldccband.org.
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West Branch board to meet at Perkins
BELOIT – The Board of Education of West Branch Local School District will hold a special meeting study session at 5 p.m. Monday at Perkins Restaurant, 20040 Harrisburg-Westville Road. Board members will continue discussions regarding school funding and long term planning.
Craft camps set at Community Center
SALEM – A computer and scrapbook expert will lead the Tuesday Camp group through crafts, card making, embossing, recipe books, glass jewelry, etc. from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 25, July 2, 16 and 30, Aug. 13 and 27, and Sept. 10 and 24 at the Salem Community Center. Cost is $5 for members and $6 for non-members. To register call 330-332-5885.
Grace Lutheran Church Food Pantry open
EAST PALESTINE – The Grace Lutheran Church Food Pantry, 87 W. Grant St., will be open to distribute food from 9:30 to 11 a.m. June 26 for East Palestine School District residents.
County archive board to meet June 27
LISBON – The Columbiana County Archive and Research Center’s quarterly board meeting begins at 7 p.m. June 27 at 129 S. Market St.
Salem Quaker City Band performance set
SALEM – Salem Quaker City Band opens its summer concert season at 6 p.m. June 30 with a performance at the Waterworth Memorial Park. The program will have a patriotic theme and include old favorites like John Philip Sousa’s “Stars and Stripes Forever” and Carmen Dragon’s arrangement of “America the Beautiful.” Guest artist Eric Bable will perform a selection on euphonium.
No June breakfast for Leetonia 1958-61
LEETONIA – The Leetonia High School classes of 1958-61 will not meet for breakfast in June. The next meeting begins at 9 a.m. July 18 at the Depot Road home of Herb and Joyce Bott.
Blood drive planned at Salem Hospital
SALEM – Salem Community Hospital and the Salem Community Center are co-sponsoring an American Red Cross blood drive from 1 to 7 p.m. July 5 at the SCC, 1098 N. Ellsworth Ave. Individuals who have not given blood since May 10 are eligible to donate. Donors will receive an American Red Cross baseball hat, while supplies last, and a free day pass to the SCC. To make an appointment to donate call 330-332-7227. Walk-ins will be accepted.
Swim lessons set at Community Center
SALEM – The Salem Community Center will host another session of the American Red Cross Swim Lesson program from July 8 on Mondays through Thursdays to July 18. Six Learn to Swim levels are available, along with a Mommy and Me level for infants and their parent. Cost is $70 for non-members and $55 for members. A multiple child discount is available. To sign-up call 330-332-5885.
Blood pressure checks offered at library
COLUMBIANA – Visiting Nurse Cindy Mitchell will offer free blood pressure screenings from 10 a.m. to noon July 9 at the Columbiana Public Library. No registration is required.
East Palestine 1970-71 reunion planned
EAST PALESTINE – The East Palestine High School classes of 1970 and 1971 will hold a class reunion on Aug. 10 at Antone’s Banquet Center in Boardman. The classes of the 1970s will celebrate a fun-filled weekend of golfing, school tours and dinner. For more information call Carolyn Dilworth Wilson at 330-426-9960.
Dutch Village Inn plans blood drive
COLUMBIANA – The Dutch Village Inn Banquet Department is hosting an American Red Cross blood drive from 2 to 6 p.m. July 1. The bloodmobile will be located at the front parking lot of the inn at 150 E. state Route 14.
Donors will receive a Red Cross baseball cap and complimentary lemonade and cookies from the inn after donating. For more information contact Tracey Sevenich at the Dutch Village Inn at 866-482-5050 Ext. 412.
Salem 1983 reunion scheduled for July 19
SALEM The 30th reunion for the Salem High School Class of 1983 starts at 7:30 p.m. July 19 with a “Get Together” at the Italian American Club on Penn Avenue. The event continues on July 20 with golfing at Salem Hills. For T-times which start at 10 a.m. contact Marti Wendel at 330-853-4055. Cost is $20 per person. A social hour and drinks follows at 6 p.m. at the Salem Elks on East State Street, the class picture at 6:30 p.m. and dinner at 7 p.m. Cost is $35 per person. For more information see the Class of ’83’s facebook page and the Salem Alumni Association website.
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Breakfast buffet offered by Salem Masons
SALEM-A public breakfast buffet will be served from 7:30 to 10 a.m. Saturday at the Masonic Building, 788 E. State St.
Cost is $6 for adults, $3 for children under age 10 and free for children under 2. The menu offers pancakes, waffles, sausage, bacon, scrambled eggs, homemade sausage gravy, biscuits, homefries, toast, fruit cocktail, orange juice, coffee and tea. The building is handicapped accessible. Proceeds will be directed to the Salem Masonic Building Fund.
Salem 1950 to meet for breakfast
SALEM – The Salem High School Class of 1950 will meet for breakfast at 9 a.m. June 26 at Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.
Canfield AARP plans summer luncheons
CANFIELD – Canfield Area AARP #3104 will host its summer luncheon at 1 p.m. July 1 at Ala Carte. Reservations may be made by calling 330-533-3528. The fee of $12.50 and your choice of entree must be made by June 27.
A bus trip is planned on June 25 to Mansfield to tour the Ohio State Reformatory, Kingwood Gardens, Malabar Farm and Carousel Park (330-332-4791) and Wooster on July 27 for Ohio Light Opera’s production of “Silk Stockings” which features Cole Porter songs (330-337-7133). Information will be available at the August meeting for trips planned Sept. 17 to Elk, Pa. and Pymatuning area venues, plus Oct. 9-12 to Renfo Valley, Ky. Guests are welcome at the meetings and bus trips. The board meeting in July has been canceled.
Guilford Lake Civic Association to meet
GUILFORD LAKE – The Guilford Lake Civic Association will meet at 7 p.m. June 27 p.m. at the Guilford Lake Ruritan Hall on Route 172.
The 31st annual Fourth of July Guilford Lake boat parade begins at 2 p.m. July 4 at the Judges Review Stand at the boat launch area on Shore Lane. The awards ceremony follows at 5 p.m.
New Waterford council to meet Tuesday
NEW WATERFORD – Village council will meet in special session at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday to take action on water and sewer legislation, local government legislation and a road use maintenance agreement. A finance committee meeting will follow the special meeting.
Salem school board to meet June 28
SALEM – The Salem Board of Education will hold a special meeting at 7:30 a.m. June 28 at the administration building to review the 2012-2013 school year financial closeout and to hire personnel.
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Brush Creek Township 50+ Club to meet
HAMMONDSVILLE – The regular Brush Creek Township 50+ Club will meet at 6 p.m. today.
The Green Team will be collecting tires, household goods and appliances and other recycled material today and Friday at the Brush Creek Senior Center.
‘King and I’ still at Main Street Theater
COLUMBIANA – This is the final weekend for Rodger’s and Hammerstien’s “The King and I” at Main Street Theater. The live performances start at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and at 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets may be purchased online at www.brownpapertickets.com or 330-482-9915.
Fish fry set at Columbiana Legion
COLUMBIANA – The public is invited to a fish fry from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at American Legion Post 290, 44403 state Route 14. The menu offers all-you-can-eat deep fried, regular or Cajun fish with fresh-cut fries, macaroni and cheese, cole slaw, dessert and coffee or water for $10, or baked fish (not all-you-can-eat) with baked potato. Dine in or carryout are available.
Ruritans plan Father/Daughter Night
GREENFORD – Father/Daughter Night will be observed when the Greenford Ruritan Club meets at 7 p.m. Monday at the Locust Grove Baptist Church. All members are urged to attend and bring a guest.
Special meeting set by Crestview BOE
COLUMBIANA – Crestview Local Board of Education’s special meeting begins at 7 p.m. June 26 in the Performing Arts Center to award the contract for parking lot seal coating, hiring of personnel, and any other items that come before the board.
Salem 1955 to meet for lunch at Adele’s
SALEM – The Salem High School Class of 1955 will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. June 26 at Adele’s Place.
Children’s author speaks at Lepper Library
LISBON – Lepper Public Library will host local children’s author, Kathryn Blystone Watkins, at 11 a.m. June 27. Watkins will read from one of her books, answer questions, and sign copies of her recently published farm animal books.
Canfield AARP to meet for lunch July 1
CANFIELD – Canfield Area AARP 3104 will host its summer luncheon at 1 p.m. July 1 at Ala Carte. Reservations may be made by calling 330-533-3528. The fee of $12.50 and your choice of entree must be made by June 27.
A bus trip is planned on June 25 to Mansfield to tour the Ohio State Reformatory, Kingwood Gardens, Malabar Farm and Carousel Park (330-332-4791) and Wooster on July 27 for Ohio Light Opera’s production of “Silk Stockings” which features Cole Porter songs (330-337-7331). Information will be available at the August meeting for trips planned Sept. 17 to Elk, Pa. and Pymatuning area venues, plus Oct. 17-20 to Renfo Valley, Kentucky.
Camp Fire accepting camp registrations
EAST LIVERPOOL – Camp Fire is accepting registrations for two resident camps to be held at Camp Taoka, 12385 Echo Dell Road: July 9-11 for children entering fourth, fifth or sixth grade in the fall; and July 15-18 for youth entering fifth through eighth grade in the fall. For more information or registration forms call 330 385-0645. Campers must be preregistered. Camps are open to all youth.
Second Harvest Food Bank gets state grant
YOUNGSTOWN – Second Harvest Food Bank of the Mahoning Valley received $76,923.07 through the Governor’s Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives to distribute fresh fruits and vegetables and shelf-stable food products to hungry families in Columbiana, Mahoning and Trumbull counties.
In May, Governor John Kasich signed an executive order to provide $1 million in funds to be divided between Ohio’s food banks for the purpose of procuring and distributing food to hungry Ohio families.
Second Harvest Food Bank distributes food to 153 hunger relief organizations in Columbiana, Mahoning and Trumbull counties. These organizations include church pantries, homeless shelters and soup kitchens, shelters for battered women and after-school programs. For information on how you can help feed hungry families in our community visit www.mahoningvalleysecondharvest.org.
Bruce Lee expert to talk about book
LISBON – One of the foremost experts on Bruce Lee will be visiting Lisbon Friday. Tommy Gong, an author from Los Angeles, will be doing a talk and book signing at Advanced Training Group Worldwide (ATG).
The event is free and open to the public. His program will begin at 4:30 p.m. on the third floor of ATG headquarters, located in the old Masonic Lodge at 129 E. Lincoln Way.
Gong’s latest book is Bruce Lee: The Evolution of a Martial Artist.
This is the first book the Bruce Lee Foundation has self-published, chronicling the development of Jeet Kune Do when Bruce Lee lived in the United States.
Adan Newbold, director of ATG, is coordinating the program. For information, call 330/964-0311 (leave a message).
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Free blood pressure screenings offered
CANFIELD- Free blood pressure, pulse and oxygen saturation readings will be provided by Salem Area Visiting Nurse Association from 1 to 3 p.m. today at the Canfield Public Library.
Columbiana Athletic Boosters to meet
COLUMBIANA – The Columbiana Athletic Boosters will meet at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in the High School Commons.
Board of Elections to meet Wednesday
LISBON – The Columbiana County Board of Elections will meet in regular session at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at the board office at 7989 Dickey Drive, Suite 3.
DAHS?1953 lunch scheduled Thursday
LISBON David Anderson High School Class of 1953 will meet for lunch at noon Thursday at the Taste of Country.
Crestview 2015 afterprom meeting set
COLUMBIANA – The Crestview 2015 organizational meeting for afterprom is scheduled from 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the middle school pavilion.
Fish fry planned at Columbiana Legion
COLUMBIANA – An all-you-can-eat fish fry will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at American Legion Post 290. Cost is $10 for adults and $4 for children.
Hard drives destroyed at Salem Library
SALEM – From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 22, area businesses and residents looking for a way to safely and securely destroy data stored on old hard drives will be able to bring their hard drives to the Salem Public Library’s parking lot at 821 E. State St. where the Protect-N-Shred Company of Cortland will provide a hard drive destruction service. Hard drives must be removed from electronic devices and will be destroyed on-site at no charge to the Salem community. No paper materials will be shredded at this event. For more information call the library at 330-332-0042.
Salem 1962 lunch set at Salem Hills
SALEM – The Salem High School Class of 1962 plans to meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. June 26 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.
Salem 1954 breakfast planned
SALEM – The Salem High School Class of 1954 will meet for breakfast at 9 a.m. June 27 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.
Fairfield Ruritan golf scramble set
COLUMBIANA -The eighth annual Fairfield Ruritan four-person golf scramble is slated June 29 at Valley Golf Course. Tee times are from 1to 4 p.m.
The entry fee is $30 per person and includes green fees, a riding cart per foursome, grilled pork tenderloin buffet dinner, and prizes. New for this year is a $5,000 cash prize for a hole-in-one on the 150 yard #4. To enter call 330-482-9464.
Appleblossom/Applebud applications due
LISBON – The deadline is approaching for turning in applications to run for the 2013 Johnny Appleseed Festival Little Miss Appleblossom or Little Mr. Applebud. Applications have to be returned to the Lisbon Area Chamber of Commerce Office no later than June 28.
Children must live in Columbiana County and be between the ages of 4 and 9 by Sept. 21. Applications and rules are available on the chamber office website at lisbonareachamber.com or may be picked up at the chamber office at 120 N. Market St.; 330-424-1803 or 330-424-9622.
Leetonia 1949 lunch scheduled
LEETONIA – Leetonia High School Class of 1949 plans to meet for lunch noon July 3 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.
Ward Memorial Golf Tournament planned
SALEM – Alchemy Acres Animal Sanctuary will conduct its fourth annual Gavin Ward Memorial Golf Tournament on July 20 at Olde Dutch Mill Golf Course, 2745 Grandview Road, Lake Milton.
The registration fee is $65 per person and includes a golf cart, beverages, breakfast, lunch and dinner. Teams that register by July 15 will receive a dozen golf balls per team.
There will be a Chinese auction with sports autographed items from players such as Maurkice Pouncey, John Simon, Terry Francona and Nolan Ryan.
Prizes will be featured on each hole. The grand prize is a three- year lease on a 2013 Chevy Cruze which would be awarded to a player that achieves a hole-in-one on the eighth hole. Prizes are donated by Sweeney Chevrolet.
The golf tournament is named in honor of Gavin Ward, a special young volunteer at Alchemy Acres who passed away at the age of 12. Proceeds benefit the pets at Alchemy Acres Animal Sanctuary in Salem. For more information call the sanctuary at 330-332-4897.
Humanities Council speaker at library l
COLUMBIANA – Ohio Humanities Council Speaker Bradley T. Lepper will speak from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. July 16 in the Salchow Room at the Columbiana Public Library. His presentation is titled “The Great Hopewell Road: Ohio’s Ancient Superhighway.” Registration is required in person or by calling the library at 330-482-5509.
Salem 1968 scholarship benefit set
SALEM – The Salem High School Class of 1968s’ Scholarship Fund Benefit performance of “Hairspray” begins at 7 p.m. Aug. 8 at Salem Community Theatre. Tickets are $12 and available by contacting Chuck Straub at 330-332-5265.
Amateur radio field day set Saturday
SALEM – The Salem Area Amateur Radio Association will host its yearly amateur radio field day on Saturday at pavilion eight at Waterworth Memorial Park off Superior Avenue. Set-up begins at 10 a.m. followed by operations at 2 p.m. The public is invited. There also will be operations at the Emergency Management Agency in Lisbon along with a set-up in front of the Walmart in Calcutta.
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Guilford Lake fish fry
GUILFORD LAKE – An all-you-can-eat fish fry will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. today at the Guilford Lake Ruritan Club on Route 172 at Hanna Drive.
SALEM – A dance will be held from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturday at AMVETS Post 45, 750 S. Broadway Ave. Music will be provided by Catch 22. There is no cover charge.
HANOVERTON – United Local High School Class of 1961 will meet for lunch at 1 p.m. June 18 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.
LISBON – Board members of the Columbiana County Career and Technical Center will meet at 7 p.m. June 18 in the media center.
LHS 1955-57 lunch
LEETONIA – Leetonia High School Classes of 1955-57 are invited to lunch at noon June 19 at Paul’s Cafe in Columbiana.
LHS 1962 breakfast
LEETONIA – Leetonia High School Class of 1962 plans to meet for breakfast at 9 a.m. June 21 at the Skyline Diner in Salem.
Beaver Twp. Crime Watch
NORTH LIMA – Beaver Township Police Crime Watch will meet at 7 p.m. June 25 at Shepherd of the Valley, 9111 Sharrott Road. This month’s guest speaker is Beaver Township Police Officer Chris Albert and Hero, his new K-9 partner. Albert will discuss the K-9 program and do a demonstration. Local crime statistics will also be discussed.
OSUE-CC canning classes
LISBON – The Ohio State University Extension office in Columbiana County will again be offering pressure gauge testing for pressure canners.
Kate Schumacher from Ohio State University Extension in Holmes County will conduct the testing from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 23 in the conference room on the second floor at 7989 Dickey Drive.
Bring only your pressure lid and gauge. Cost is $5 per lid. Checks may be made payable to OSUE Holmes County. For more information call the extension office at 330-424-7291.
SPL?lawn care program
SALEM – Salem Public Library is hosting an informative program titled “Introduction to Conventional and Organic Lawn Care,” presented by Jason Baker, master gardener with the Ohio State University Extension, at 6:30 p.m. July 1 in the Quaker Room at 821 E. State St. The presentation will include information about going organic, recommended grasses, lawn maintenance, and the “Big Four” lawn insects in Ohio.
Baker has been gardening for more than 25 years. This is his second year as master gardener with the Ohio State University Extension. His gardening passion is hot peppers.
Registration is required in person or by calling the library at 330-332-0042.
SPL craft classes
SALEM – Adult attendees at the Salem Public Library’s Getting Crafty class on July 8 will recycle cigar boxes and a variety of craft materials to create a new and fun use for each box. All materials are provided. The class is scheduled from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the library’s Quaker Room, free of cost. Registration is required in person at the library or by calling 330-332-0042 (www.salem.lib.oh.us).
BELOIT- The West Branch Local school board will meet in special session at 8 a.m. Saturday in the high school Media Center to consider employment of a public employee and routine personnel matters.
WB?alumni ticket sale
BELOIT- The West Branch Alumni Association will be selling Rockin’ Reunion tickets from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday at West Branch High School Main Lobby. Tickets are $10 each. Cash or check only will be accepted.
Diabetes exercise classes
SALEM – Throughout the summer, people living with diabetes will have an opportunity to exercise during a series of free community events sponsored by North East Ohio Insulindependence.
These events, called Dawn Phenom, will give participants the opportunity to be involved in walking, running or biking along trails at the Waterworth Memorial Park in Salem or the Mill Creek Metropark Farm in Canfield.
Scheduled dates and locations are as follows, with each event beginning at 6 p.m. June 25, July 23 and Aug. 27: Mill Creek Metropark Farm; July 10, Aug. 14: Waterworth Memorial Park.
The program is open to anyone of any fitness level, who is living with type 1 or 2 diabetes, and is designed to help participants get fit or stay fit and give them an opportunity to socialize with and learn from others.
Dawn Phenom events are organized by Insulindependence, which is a group of athletes living with diabetes, who are on a mission to get other people living with diabetes more active. Insulindependence supports dozens of volunteer-led chapters throughout the U.S. The group’s mission is about getting people with diabetes together and encouraging them to get and stay fit through activity and exercise.
More information about these events can be found at insulindependence.org/north-east-ohio-monthly-event, or by contacting event organizer Scott Craven at 517-775-1853, or Melissa Dwyer , RN, BSN, Salem Community Hospital, at 330-332-7707.
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Shasteen benefit scheduled today
BOARDMAN – A benefit for the family of Samantha Shasteen will be held from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. today at Clarencedale Cake, 6528 South Ave., Boardman.
Shasteen, 32, died on June 5. Among her survivors is her 4-year-old daughter, Lydia. Samantha’s place of employment was Clarencedale Cake.
One hundred percent of all product sales from the bakery case, including Lydia’s “special cupcake,” will be given immediately to the family.
Food drive is Saturday at county fairgrounds
LISBON – A food drive is scheduled 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Columbiana County Fairgrounds.
It is in conjunction with the community yard sale and chicken barbecue. Donations are provided to Lisbon Methodist Church food pantry.
Sebring American Legion accepting flags Friday
SEBRING – The American Legion in Sebring is accepting worn and tattered American flags.
The flags must be dropped off before 5 p.m. Friday to be properly disposed of in a burning ceremony at 6 p.m. behind the Legion.
County Park District hosting sky show
LISBON -Columbiana County Park District is hosting a sky show, open to the public, at sunset Saturday at Scenic Vista Park on Wayne Bridge Road, weather permitting. Mahoning Valley Astronomical Society members will be available with telescopes and their expertise to guide the public in a study of the night sky.
Upon arrival to the park, visitors are asked to dim their vehicle’s headlights. For more information call 330-383-2268.
Public invited to breakfast on Saturday
DAMASCUS – The public is invited to breakfast from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the Damascus United Methodist Church, 300 Valley Road.
The suggested donation is $5 for adults and $3 for children under 10. In conjunction with the breakfast, there also will be a car wash and bake sale fund raiser for children to attend camp.
Salem Public Library board meeting planned
SALEM – A regular board meeting begins at 4:30 p.m. Monday in the board room at the Salem Public Library.
Deming retirees, former employees will meet
SALEM Deming retirees and former employees are invited to breakfast at 8 a.m. June 18 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.
Hanover Township Society meeting planned
HANOVERTON – The Hanover Township Historical Society plans to meet at 7 p.m. June 18 at the museum.
DAHS Class of 1960 will meet for lunch
LISBON – Members of the David Anderson High School Class of 1960 are invited to lunch at 1 p.m. June 20 at Chef’s Table.
Riverside Railroad Train Club hosting open house
WARREN – The Riverside Railroad Train Club, Mahoning Valley’s only public large-scale Garden Railroad Club, will host a summer open house on June 21.
Trains will run outside from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Warren Senior Citizen’s Opportunity for Personal Endeavor (SCOPE) Center, 220 W. Market St. Admission is $3, and free for children under 12.
For information call 330-399-8846. The rain date is June 28.
WB Alumni Association’s Rockin’ Reunion set
BELOIT – West Branch Alumni Association’s Rockin’ Reunion is slated from 6 to 11 p.m. July 6 at the Saxon Club in Salem. Cost is $10 per person.
There will be a cash bar and concessions by Tailgaters. Music will be provided by Cold Shot and The Marauders with DJ Earl Trimmer and Son. Tickets are available by calling 330-332-8487.
Concealed carry class scheduled at SHD
SALEM – Certified National Rifle Association instructors are teaching a one-day concealed carry class on July 21 at the Salem Hunting Club, 549 Indiana Ave.
Pre-registration is required by calling 330-332-9847 (www.salemhuntingclub.com).
Winners of Women of the Moose raffle named
EAST PALESTINE – The winners of the Women of the Moose #532 raffle at the East Palestine Street Fair were Pam Sturgeon, hanging basket; Kevin Dickey, gas card; and Cedric Hays, Keurig coffee maker.
Community Foundation offering scholarships
SALEM – Current college students are reminded they can download the Salem Community Foundation scholarship application via the scholarship link on the foundation’s website, www.salemcommunityfoundation.org.
Consideration will be given to students on the basis of class level (senior, junior and sophomore) and financial need. Applicants must be a resident of Salem city or Perry Township.
All applications must be received in the foundation’s office by June 21 to be considered for an award.
Museum of Ceramics festival begins Thursday
EAST LIVERPOOL – The Museum of Ceramics on Fifth Street and Broadway is opening its doors to area residents from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday.
In addition to enjoying two floors of exhibits with thousands of objects and dozens of Works Progress Administration era paintings, area residents will also be able to participate in some festival activities.
The festival begins Thursday on the steps of the museum. Residents are welcome to bring up to three favorite, unusual, and mysterious ceramic/historic objects or artifacts to the museum between 10 a.m. and noon for History Detectives to learn who made the items and when.
Cost $2 per person. Thirty minute guided tours, free with admission, will begin at 11 a.m., 2 and 4 p.m., for groups of two to five people. Bring in your children from first to sixth grade for the Zoo Scavenger Hunt, available any time.
On Friday the Queen of the festival will have a special, free guided tour, along with her court. Saturday only is a special make-it-and-take-it craft for children in kindergarten and up. Half hour sessions run from 10 a.m. to noon and1 to 4 p.m., or for as long as supplies last. Cost is $1 per child after $2 admission, adult accompaniment required. Reservations are recommended but not required. Call 330-386-6001 to reserve your child’s space.
East Palestine Class of 1977 reunion is Aug. 10
EAST PALESTINE – The East Palestine High School Class of 1977’s reunion begins at 6 p.m. Aug. 10 at Antone’s Banquet Center in Boardman.
The classes of the 1970s will have a weekend event with golf outing, school tours, and a dinner dance featuring the Chub Scout band. For more information call Carolyn Dilworth Wilson at 330-426-9960.
Goshen High Class of 1941 will meet
SALEM – The Goshen High School Class of 1941 will meet for breakfast at 9 a.m. June 18 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.
Summer Arts and Crafts in the Park is June 22
SALEM – The Summer Arts and Crafts in the Park is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 22 at Centennial Park on East Pershing Street. Lunch will be available from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
A Chinese auction drawing begins at 4:30 p.m. Winners need not be present during drawings. Tables are available for rent.
Cost is $25 for a 20×20 area, and $10 for an 8-foot table and two chairs.
All proceeds from this event go to the Salem World War Memorial Building Association.
The Memorial Building has been providing area residents of all ages with programs, events and activities for over 80 years. For more information call 330-332-5512.
Heroes and Halos’ safety day, health fair set
COLUMBIANA – Heroes and Halos will host its second annual Special Needs Safety Day and Interactive Health Fair from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 22 at Columbiana High School.
This free event features live demonstrations from Columbiana Fire Department, Emergency Medical Services, Columbiana Police Department, Drug Abuse Resistance Education, Air Evac Lifeteam helicopters, etc. A health fair presented by agencies from Columbiana and Mahoning counties, offers free dental and blood pressure screenings.
There will be free cookies, hot dogs, chips and beverages, a petting zoo, games, crafts, music and a magic show.
For more information visit www.heroesandhalos.org or call Kelli Harding at 330-692-1427.
Mahoning County 4-H Junior Camp planned
WINDSOR – The Mahoning County 4-H program will hold its Annual 4-H Junior Camp on July 14-20 at 4-H Camp Whitewood located in Windsor in Ashtabula County.
The Mahoning County Junior Camp, themed “Around the World in Seven Days,” is open to all youth between the ages of 8 and 14. You do not need to be a 4-H member to attend.
Campers are supervised by trained counselors and permanent camp staff.
A fee of $250 includes a full week of meals, lodging, program supplies, crafts, instructors, camp T-shirt and photo, and plenty of opportunities for fun and learning. Registration and $75 deposit is due by June 28.
For a camp brochure and further information go to 4hcampwhitewood.osu.edu/. or call 800-967-2267, or the Ohio State University Extension Office in Mahoning County at 330-533-5538.
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Tickets for Canfield Fair shows offered
CANFIELD – Tickets for two blockbuster entertainment shows slated for the 2013 Canfield Fair go on sale Monday.
The fair will present Train at 8 p.m. Sept. 1; and Sheryl Crow and Gary Allan at 8 p.m. Sept. 2.
Tickets may be purchased online at www.canfieldfair.com, or in person at the Canfield Fair Administration Building from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 10-13. Call the fair offices at 330-533-4107 for additional hours. Tickets for both shows include: Grandstand seating ($30 and $40); blacktop seating ($40 and $50); gold circle (standing room only), $60.
Grammy-winners Train have achieved multi-platinum success since their formation in 1998 with songs such as “Meet Virginia,” “Drops of Jupiter” and “Hey, Soul Sister.”
Crow’s 10 albums have sold over 50 million copies worldwide, and she is the winner of nine Grammy Awards. Songs such as “Leaving Las Vegas,” “If It Makes You Happy” and “Soak Up the Sun” are among the biggest hits of the past two decades.
Since beginning his recording career in 1996, Allen has placed 26 singles on the Billboard Country charts, including 11 Top Tens and four number-ones, including “Man to Man,” “Nothing on but the Radio” and his latest chart-topper, “Every Storm (Runs Out of Rain).” The Canfield Fair runs Aug. 28 through Sept. 2.
Columbiana school board to meet Tuesday
COLUMBIANA – The Columbiana Exempted Village Schools’ Board of Education meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the high school media center.
New Waterford 1955 lunch planned
COLUMBIANA New Waterford High School Class of 1955 plans to meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. June 12 at the Taste of Country.
Okla. tornado benefit set in Columbiana
COLUMBIANA – The Oklahoma tornado benefit will be held from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. June 15 at the Village Plaza, (on the green by Burger King).
Activities include a food and bake sale, five local singing artists including John Branch and Mike Prater, a Chinese auction, face painting and safety forces demonstrations. Former Columbiana Mayor Dick Simpson will serve as master of ceremonies.
Those attending are asked to make a card or write a letter to the children affected by the tornado. All proceeds and donations will go directly to the 40 to 50 children who lost everything in the tornado.
Donations may be sent to Heart 4 Children Ministries, P.O. Box 1594, Chickasha, Okla. 73023.
Salem 1968 reunion planning meeting set
SALEM The Salem High School Class of 1968’s reunion planning meeting begins at 6 p.m. June 20 at the SHS Alumni Office. All classmates are invited.
‘As’ worth rentals at Family Video stores
SALEM – Throughout June, students from kindergarten to college can earn free movie or game rentals at Family Video stores for each final “A” (or equivalent mark) they achieve in core courses. The company expects to give away millions of free movie and game rentals during the 2013 edition of its “Report Card ‘A’” Program.
“Report Card ‘A’” began over 30 years ago as a local promotion by Charlie Hoogland, the company’s founder, in Springfield, Ill. It is now offered at all of the company’s 775 movie and game rental stores in 19 states and Canada, and nearly 1,000,000 movie and game rentals were awarded to deserving students in 2012. As the scale of the program has grown, the purpose behind it remains the same.
Columbiana Chamber breakfast planned
COLUMBIANA – The Columbiana Area Chamber of Commerce will host a business breakfast June 14 at Das Dutch Haus. Registration begins at 7:15 a.m., breakfast at 7:30 a.m. and presentations at 7:45 a.m. followed by a brief question and answer session, concluding at 9 a.m.
The event topic is “Drilling Down the Utica Play.” Speakers will include Jason Wilson of the Governor’s Office of Appalachia and Harry Schurr of Consol Energy. Topics of discussion will revolve around getting to the basics of what is happening in and around Columbiana County, what is projected to happen and where the numbers are today. Cost is $10 for chamber members and $15 for non-members Reservations are required by calling the chamber office at 330-482-3822.
Crocheting workshop for children offered
LEETONIA- The Leetonia Community Public Library will host a crocheting workshop for children at 1 p.m. June 21. Children are invited to learn how to make a crocheted granny square which will be made into a blanket to be raffled off during the Artisans Festival in Wick Park in September. Participants will need to bring a crochet hook. Yarn will be provided.
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Salem 1959 to meet for lunch Saturday at Salem Hills
SALEM – The Salem High School Class of 1959 plans to meet for lunch at noon Saturday at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.
New Waterford 1957
breakfast planned at Antone’s
NEW WATERFORD – The New Waterford High School Class of 1957 will meet for breakfast at 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Paul’s Antone’s in Columbiana.
Young Living meeting set
Saturday at Leetonia Library
LEETONIA – The Young Living meeting is slated from 10 to 11:15 a.m. Saturday at the Leetonia Community Public Library. Those attending are asked to use the rear door.
Beaver Creek Wildlife
Education Center to open
EAST LIVERPOOL – The Beaver Creek Wildlife Education Center will be open from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
Yellow Creek Long Rifles plan monthly shoot Sunday
SALINEVILLE – Yellow Creek Long Rifles will hold its monthly shoot at noon Sunday at the club grounds on Opal Road off of state Route 39 West. The shoot features black powder, patch round ball and open iron sights only. For more information call 330-738-6002 or 330-853-4979.
National Alliance on Mental Illness meeting planned
LISBON – A National Alliance on Mental Illness meeting is slated from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. June 10 and 24 at the Columbiana County Counseling Center on state Route 154.
Salem Eagles to install officers at men’s meeting June 11
SALEM – Officers will be installed when the Salem Eagles men’s meeting begins at 8 p.m. June 11. Refreshments will follow.
Elkrun Township trustees
to meet June 11, 25
ELKTON – Elkrun Township trustees plan to meet at 7 p.m. June 11 and 25 at the township administration/garage on state Route 154. The public is welcome.
David Anderson High School 1956 breakfast scheduled
LISBON – The David Anderson High School Class of 1956 is invited to breakfast at 9 a.m. June 12 at the Taste of Country.
East Palestine High School 1954 lunch planned
EAST PALESTINE – The East Palestine High School Class of 1954 will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. June 12 at Paul’s Antone’s in Columbiana.
Crestview Local Board of
Education to meet June 12
COLUMBIANA – The Crestview Local Board of Education will meet at 7 p.m. June 12 in the Performing Arts Center.
New Waterford High
School 1957 lunch planned
COLUMBIANA New Waterford High School Class of 1955 plans to meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. June 12 at the Taste of Country.
Salem High School 1944 breakfast set at Adele’s Place
SALEM The Salem High School Class of 1944 will meet for breakfast at 9 a.m. June 13 at Adele’s Place.
Salem High School 1953
to meet for lunch June 14
SALEM The Salem High School Class of 1953 will meet for lunch at noon June 14 at the Smokehouse restaurant in Greenford.
Legacy of Daniel Howell
Hise featured at meeting
SALEM – Judi Allio and George W.S. Hays will present a Powerpoint presentation on the Legacy of Daniel Howell Hise at the Salem Historical Society’s membership meeting at 7 p.m. June 11 in the meeting room of the Dale Shaffer Research Library, 239 S. Lundy Ave. The public is invited.
Hise kept a 32-year daily diary during the 1800s. That diary was transcribed by Allio, under the direction of Hays, former director of Salem Public Library. Hise was an avid abolitionist who put his life on the line by opening his Salem home to fugitive slaves on their flight to freedom. Hise was also the force behind the raising of Coppock’s Monument in Historic Hope Cemetery. Copies of the Hise Journal are available on microfilm, book form, CD and DVD in the society’s gift shop. For information call 330-337-8514.
Leetonia High School 1947
to meet for lunch June 18
LEETONIA – The Leetonia High School Class of 1947 will meet for lunch at 12:30 p.m. June 18 at Das Dutch Haus in Columbiana. The guest this month is Bobbie Daisly Brinson.
Salem Senior Citizens
board to meet June 18
SALEM – The Salem Senior Citizens board meeting begins at 9:30 a.m. June 18 at the Memorial Building.
Also planned this month is a picnic at noon July 26 at the Memorial Building. Food will be provided. Those attending are asked to bring prizes for bingo games.
AAA Driving School sets Salem summer classes
SALEM – AAA Driving School announces summer class from 8 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. June 19, 20, 21, 24, 25 and 26 at Salem High School. Cost is $300 or $280 for AAA members. Registration is available in the high school office or by calling 330-277-0052.
Hospice of the Valley’s
children’s grief camp set
VILLA MARIA, Pa. – Hospice of the Valley’s children’s grief camp will be held from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. June 19 and 20 and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. June 21 on the campus of Villa Maria.
The day camp is open to children ages 8 to 15 who have experienced the recent death of a loved one. The goal of camp is to teach children coping skills related to loss as well as interact with those who have had similar experiences. All activities are designed and led by trained professionals working in the area of grief. The camp is free of charge and open to anyone in Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties. Meals and snacks are provided daily.
For more information call Kim Calhoun, Hospice of the Valley’s camp facilitator, at 330-549-5901.
Public breakfast buffet set
at Salem Masonic Building
SALEM – A public breakfast buffet will be served from 7:30 to 10 a.m. June 22 at the Salem Masonic Building, 788 E. State St.
Cost is $6 for adults, $3 for children under age 10 and free for children under 2. The menu offers pancakes, waffles, sausage, bacon, scrambled eggs, homemade sausage gravy, biscuits, homefries, toast, fruit cocktail, orange juice, coffee and tea.
East Liverpool Landlord
Education Class offered
EAST LIVERPOOL – An East Liverpool Landlord Education Class will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. July 23 at Trinity Church, 110 Maine Blvd. This free class is sponsored by East Liverpool Fair Housing and Columbiana Metropolitan Housing Authority. It provides valuable tips for rental property owners, managers, real estate agents and others who deal with rental issues. Registration is requested at 800-850-0467.
Salem Library’s Adult Book Discussion Group to meet
SALEM – Salem Public Library’s Adult Book Discussion Group will discuss “Frankenstein” by Mary Shelley from 7 to 8 p.m. June 25 in the library’s Quaker Room.
The book discussion group is open to the public. Copies of each month’s book selection are available to borrow. For more information call 330-332-0042.
Public knitting day will be
observed in Sebring Saturday
SEBRING – A first-time “Worldwide Knit in Public Day” will be held at the Schrenkengost Park gazebo from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday.
Sponsored by Heidi & Lana at 222 N. 15th St., it is free and open to the public, store owner Margaret Craig said, adding there will be refreshments. “People can sit and knit,” she said.
The park is located at the corner of 15th St. and Oregon St. For information, visit www.wwkipday.com.
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Friends of Beaver Creek State Park Pioneer Village to meet
EAST LIVERPOOL – Friends of Beaver Creek State Park Pioneer Village will meet at 6 p.m. today at the Trading Post, 12013 Echo Dell Road. New members are welcome. For information call 330-227-9952.
Salem Area Amateur Radio Association meeting set
SALEM – The Salem Area Amateur Radio Association will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Salem Public Library’s Quaker Room. Subjects for discussion are field day, entry level amateur radio classes and equipment storage. Guests and new members are welcome.
Book sale, silent auction planned at EP?library
EAST PALESTINE – The Friends of the East Palestine Memorial Public Library will hold a book sale and silent auction from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. June 6 and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 7 and 8 in the library’s basement. All proceeds will benefit the library.
There is a large assortment of hardback and paperback books, records, videos, puzzles, games, magazines, cassettes, books on tape, VHS and DVDs.
Anyone wishing to join The Friends are encouraged to call the library at 330-426-3778.
offered at Smith Grange
BELOIT – A country-style breakfast will be served from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday at Smith Grange on Beloit-Snodes Road. Cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children. Carryouts are available.
Beaver Local Board of
Education to meet Monday
LISBON – The Beaver Local Board of Education will meet in regular session at 6:30 p.m. Monday in room two at the high school.
American Red Cross Swim Lesson program planned
SALEM – The Salem Community Center will host another session of the American Red Cross Swim Lesson program beginning June 10 and running Monday through Thursday to June 20. Six Learn to Swim levels are available, along with a Mommy and Me level for infants and their parent. Cost is $70 for non-members and $55 for members. A multiple child discount is available. To sign-up call 330-332-5885.
Mahoning Valley Retreads to meet in Austintown
AUSTINTOWN – The Mahoning Valley Retreads will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday at Denny’s, 4927 Mahoning Ave. For more information call 330-717-7825 or 330-360-2300.
GED ‘Brain Camp’ offered at Career Center June 10-27
LISBON – The Columbiana County Career and Technical Center ABLE program is offering GED “Brain Camp” from June 10- 27. Classes will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday at the CCCTC in Lisbon and the 517 Broadway Professional Building, Suite 401, East Liverpool. To register call 330-424-9561 Ext. 190.
Drive-thru ham dinner
offered at Columbiana church
COLUMBIANA – A drive-thru ham dinner will be available from 4 to 6 p.m. June 11 at the Columbiana First United Methodist Church, 210 S. Main St.
Canfield Community Concert Band plans summer concerts
CANFIELD – The Canfield Community Concert Band, under the direction of Brian Harris, will present a series of free outdoor summer concerts in June throughout the area.
Upcoming concerts will take place at 7 p.m. June 11 at Shepherd of the Valley on Western Reserve Road; at 7 p.m. June 17 at the Canfield Village Green; at 7:30 p.m. June 28 at the Poland Village Hall Park; and 6 p.m. June 30 at Buhl Park in Sharon, Pa.
The band will entertain audiences with a variety of popular songs and marches presenting contemporary American styles and celebrating American composers and patriotic themes. The program will include “John Williams in Concert,” a medley of movie themes by John Williams, the beloved hymn “Amazing Grace,” arranged by Frank Ticheli, and Lee Greenwood’s “God Bless the U.S.A.” Fillmore’s “Americans We” and Sousa’s “Semper Fidelis” and “Sabre and Spurs” will also be performed. The “Armed Forces Salute” will round out the program as the band pays tribute to veterans as well as current members of the Armed Forces. America’s march, “The Stars and Stripes Forever” will conclude the program.
Founded in 1976, the Canfield Community Concert Band is a group of 50 volunteers who bring musical entertainment to area residents. For more information about the band and upcoming concerts go to canfieldccband.org.
Banquet in Salem to feature smoked sausage, sauerkraut
SALEM The Banquet in Salem will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Memorial Building. Next week’s sponsor is the Emmanuel Lutheran Church. The menu offers tomato soup, smoked sausage and sauerkraut, mashed potatoes, fresh vegetables and fruit, and brownies. Additional sponsors are needed. For more information call Patty Colian at 330-831-2169.
Armstrong Street Scene
Car and Bike Show planned
BOARDMAN – The Armstrong Street Scene Car and Custom Bike Show is set from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at Shepherd Self Storage, 7469 South Ave. Registration takes place from 9 a.m. until noon. Registration fee is $10 per car/bike. Spectator admission is free. Everyone who donates a non-perishable food item will receive a free raffle ticket.
In partnership with Breaking Bread, Armstrong’s ongoing initiative to feed the hungry in the community, all food and monetary proceeds from the show will benefit Second Harvest Food Bank of the Mahoning Valley.
The show will feature the 1965 Mustang “Batcar,” a vintage race car with a 427 Ford hemi engine, courtesy of Don Synder. Custom motorcycles by DZ Kustoms and custom vehicles by #1 Performance Center will also be on display. Monster Truck Bad Habit will round out the exhibition.
Up for grabs are 14 trophies, plus goodie bags, dash plaques, customized photo and door prize ticket to the first 200 registrants.
Rick Gurrera, host of the Street Scene television series, will round out the excitement with a live filming for the series premiere. For more information and pre-registration armstrongonewire.com/events/streetscene.
Open house set at Columbiana Parent Co-op Preschool
COLUMBIANA – Columbiana Parent Co-op Preschool is hosting an open house from 6 to 7:30 p.m. June 18 for fall enrollment for the 3 and 4-year- old classes. The preschool is located at 210 S. Main Street (inside Methodist Church). For more information call Heather Kohler at 330-207-0739.
Former AT&T and Ohio Bell Telephone Operators to meet
SALEM Former AT&T and Ohio Bell Telephone Operators will meet for breakfast at 8:30 a.m. June 20 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.
Dance planned June 22
at Salem Slovak Club
SALEM – The public is invited to a dance from 8 p.m. to midnight June 22 at the Salem Slovak Club. Music will be provided by The Unknowns featuring classic, rock and country tunes.
Westville Lakes ‘Sea of Lights’ catfish tournament scheduled
BELOIT – The public is invited to Westville Lakes “Sea of Lights” catfish tournament from 6 p.m. to midnight June 29 at Westville Lakes, 382 Case Road. The entry fee is $10 for adults and $5 for 15 and under.
There is a special youth tournament for ages 15 and under and a smallest catfish tournament ($2 additional entry fee).
No state fishing license is required. The event is sponsored by Runzo’s Outdoor Sports. For more information call 330-537-2137 or 330-446-4494.
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Pioneer Village open this afternoon
LISBON – Beaver Creek State Park’s Pioneer Village at 12013 Echo Dell Road is open from 1 to 3 p.m. today. The Friends of Pioneer Village Cookbook will be sold in the Trading Post. For more information call 330-227-3085 or 330-227-9952.
Breakfast offered at Sebring Legion
SEBRING – Breakfast will be served from 8 a.m. to noon Sunday at the American Legion on California Avenue. Cost for the all-you-can eat meal is $7 which includes coffee and juice. The public is invited.
Salem zoning board to meet Monday
SALEM The Salem City Board of Zoning Appeals will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at Salem City Hall.
East Palestine school board to meet
EAST PALESTINE – The East Palestine City School District Board of Education plans to meet at 6 p.m. Monday at East Palestine Elementary School’s media center.
Southern Local BOE to meet Tuesday
SALINEVILLE – The Southern Local Board of Education’s regular meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in high school room E136.
County Park District Board to meet
LISBON The Columbiana County Park District Board’s meeting begins at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday in the county development office, 130 Maple St.
Swim program starts Wednesday in Lisbon
LISBON – The Lisbon Sadie Van Fossan swim program will start Wednesday. Sign-ups will be taken that day starting at 9:30 a.m. at the pool.
DAHS 1946-47 lunch set Thursday
LISBON The David Anderson High School classes of 1946 and 1947 are invited to lunch at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at the Taste of Country.
Annual tea, garden tours planned
COLUMBIANA The Columbiana Women’s Club at 121 N. Main St. will host it annual Alice in Wonderland Tea and Garden Tour from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. next Friday and Saturday. The four participating gardens are the Myers Perennial at 24 N.Vine, Perkins Forest Haven at 123 Stanton, the Amendolora Vegetable at 463 Terra Verde, and the Almasy Woodland Gardens at 1719 McCloskey Road. Tea will be served at the clubhouse.
Tickets are $15 and available prior to the event at Vivian’s and the Next-to-New Shop, and at the clubhouse and gardens on the days of the event.
Fun fly set Thursday at Shaker Woods
COLUMBIANA – The Mahoning County Model Club is having a fun fly at 10 a.m. Saturday at Shaker Woods on County Line Road, 1/4 mile west of state Route 7. A variety of aircraft, from small foam electric planes and helicopters to 1/2 scale gasoline powered aircraft will be flown. Food and refreshments will be available for purchase. For more information call Rich Evans at 330-207-9161.
Mill Creek MetroParks joins GO Day
YOUNGSTOWN – National Get Outdoors Day (GO Day) is a new annual event to encourage healthy, active outdoor fun at sites across the nation. Mill Creek MetroParks is an official GO Day 2013 site. On June 8, the MetroParks will offer discounts on recreation activities at Wick Recreation Area and at both Lake Glacier and Lake Newport Boathouses from noon to 6 p.m. Visit the welcome tent at Wick Recreation Area, 1861 McCollum Road, to pick up coupons the day of the event. Coupons will also be available at Lake Glacier and Lake Newport Boathouses on June 8. Discounts are: a free half-hour pedal boat rental, half off one hour kayak rental, free batting cage tokens, and nine holes for $1 at Par 3 golf course. Coupon includes entry instructions for the Mill Creek MetroParks Recreation Sweepstakes, a three-month pass good for four recreation activities per month.
Knox One Room School Reunion set
ALLIANCE -The annual Knox Township One Room School Reunion begins at 1 p.m. June 9 at Knox Elementary School, 2900 Knox School Road. Attendees are asked to park in the rear of the building, on the south side of the school.
Guests are asked to bring table service and a casserole. Beverages will be provided. Photo albums will be on display, and any new photos will be accepted, with students’ names attached. All former students and community members are invited to attend.
The one-room buildings included Bridgewater, Courageville, Frog Pond, North Georgetown, Homeworth, Mile Branch, Mill, Oak Ridge, Prospect Hill, Science Hill, or Greasy Ridge, Sunny Hill, and Union Grove.
Camp Fire taking camp reservations
EAST LIVERPOOL – Camp Fire is accepting reservations for camp dates. Youth do not need to be a member of Camp Fire to attend.
The camps include: Camp Fire Camp Taoka, 12385 Echo Dell Road, East Liverpool, June 10-13, Explorer’s Day Camp for youth entering kindergarten, first or second grades, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., $60; June 17, Tiny Tot Explorer Day Camp for 3 to 5 year olds and children must be accompanied by an adult, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., $18; June 24-27, Monster Day Camp for youth entering second, third, fourth or fifth grade, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., $60; July 9-11, Resident Camp for children entering fourth, fifth or sixth grade, $90; July 15-18, Resident Camp for children entering fifth, sixth, seventh or eighth grade, $125; July 23-26, Day Camp for youth entering first, second or third grade, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., $60; and at Camp Fire Camp Tayanita, 35129 Hull Road, Salineville, June 21, for children entering second, third, fourth or fifth grade, $17. Pre-registration is required at 330-385-0645.
Healthy Steps 5K Run/Walk planned
SALEM – Salem Community Hospital’s (SCH) teen volunteers are partnering with the SCH Charitable Foundation and Salem Community Center (SCC) to sponsor the third annual Healthy Steps 5K Run/Walk at 9 a.m. June 22. Event proceeds will benefit the SCH Charitable Foundation’s cancer prevention activities and the SCC’s STOMP children’s fitness program.
The 5K course will begin at the SCC and continue through adjacent Waterworth Memorial Park. The registration fee is $20. Participants who register before June 14 will receive a free T-shirt. The cost to register on race day is $25. Runners and walkers should report to the SCC’s auxiliary gym to check in on the day of the event, beginning at 8 a.m.
To register call 330-332-7126 or 330-337-2899. Registration can also be completed online at the Healthy Steps event page at www.active.com. Checks should be made payable to the SCH Charitable Foundation.
Adult Diabetic Support Group to meet
SALEM – The Salem Community Hospital Adult Diabetic Support Group will meet at 6 p.m. June 13 in the hospital’s second floor classrooms. Guest speaker Janet Moore, MT(ASCP), SCH medical librarian, will discuss evaluating health information on the internet. Meetings are free and open to people with diabetes, and their family members. For more information call 330-332-7707.