ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
No winner in Adele’s Hearts drawing
SALEM — The Queen of Hearts drawing at Adele’s Place for $37,385 went unclaimed Thursday as Dave Favazzo was the owner of the ticket drawn with the No. 23 on it that matched up to the four of diamonds on the Queen of Hearts board.
He won $100 for being present.
Jeff Culp was the winner of the 50/50 drawing of $869 and won $434.
When the 50/50 charitable drawing fund reaches $10,000 the money will be donated to St. Paul Elementary School to help equip an autistic sensory room. The 50/50 drawing fund reached $9,495 Thursday.
The next weekly drawing will be held Oct. 19 and the weekly drawings will change to a once-a-month format in November and will be held the first Thursday of each month until the weather warms up.
Adele’s Place is located at 509 Snyder Road and the drawings are held at 6:30 p.m.
Rummage sale set at New Garden church
NEW GARDEN — The fall rummage sale and bake sale will be held at the New Garden United Methodist Church, 7165 state Route 9. The public is invited from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. today; and 9 a.m. to noon Oct. 14 and 21. The popular “$4 per bag” feature will be held on both Saturdays. Lunch will be available for purchase including homemade soups, sandwiches, pies, pop and coffee. Cole slaw will be available for sale or order. Donations are welcome by calling 330-853-0737, 330-223-1177 or 33-222-1403.
Walking tour offered during Quakerfest
SALEM — Salem Preservation Society’s “Walking Tour” during Quakerfest will begin at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Smucker House, 271 S. Broadway Ave. Salem graduate and architect Benjamin Moore will give the presentation on the buildings in the downtown business district. Pamphlets with descriptions will be sold for $5.
Quakerfest activities for children and adults will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday in downtown Salem.
Seats for Underground Railroad tour
SALEM — As part of the city’s Quakerfest activities on Saturday, seats on the Quakertown Trolley are available. The Underground Railroad tour begins at noon and ghost tours start at 6 and 10 p.m.
To schedule an underground railroad tour call 330-337-6733 or for the ghost tours call 330-205-3923 and leave a message. The trolley loads at 239 S. Lundy Ave.
Carryout ham dinner offered Oct. 19
SALEM — First Friends Church at 1028 Jennings Ave. will host its fly-by carryout dinner from 4 to 6 p.m. Oct. 19, or until sold out. The dinner includes glazed ham loaf, cheesy potatoes, seasoned green beans, roll and homemade cake. Cost is $8. To reserve dinners in advance call 330- 332-0001. The church cookbook featuring 500 recipes will also be available for purchase for $12.
Career Fair set at KSU Trumbull
WARREN — Kent State University at Trumbull is hosting a Career Fair from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 19. Fair participants are also invited to attend any or all of the career fair lectures which include:
“Franchising” by Derek Emerson, franchise owner of Chick-fil-A; 11:30 a.m.
“Job Searches Made Easy” by Camille A. Favre, senior vice president of human resources, Seven Seventeen Credit Union, 12:30 p.m.
“Career Opportunities in Outpatient Health Care” by John Wotus, hospital and patient services manager, Fresenius Kidney Care, 1 p.m.
“Workforce Preparation” by Nick Santucci, Youngstown Business and Education Community Connectors Education and Workforce Development Manager, Regional Chamber, 2 p.m.
More than 40 employers will be at the event seeking prospective employees, so business attire and a supply of resumes are suggested. The fair will be held in the Classroom/Administration Building, Kent State Trumbull, 4314 Mahoning Ave. N.W., Warren.
This same day from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., jobseekers who may want to brush-up on skills to increase their chance of landing a job are invited to attend “Resume and Interview Preparation.” The event is free and open to the public. It is also mobility and hearing accessible.
Angels to host Halloween breakfast
CANFIELD — Angels for Animals will hold an all-you-can-eat Halloween breakfast from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 21 at Andrew’s Hall at the shelter, 4750 W. South Range Road (Route 165), Canfield
The menu includes specialty pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, bacon, homefries, toast, pastries, fruit and beverages. Cost is $8 for adults and $5 for children 6 and under. There also will be a basket raffle and 50/50 raffle.
All proceeds will go to the $10 Feline Voucher Project targeting Salem. The Feline Voucher Project will offer $10 vouchers to Salem residents to spay or neuter their cats regardless of income.
Area businesses in Salem are helping by sponsoring this breakfast. Their sponsorship pays for the costs to put on the breakfast so more proceeds can go directly to spaying and neutering cats of Salem residents. Sponsoring businesses include Houshour’s Landscaping and Lawn Care, Donnell Ford Lincoln of Salem, Salem Tire Pros and Auto Service, Humtown Self Storage in Columbiana, Lois Pennell, Howells and Baird Inc., David Johnson, Williams and Associates and Farm and Dairy/Lyle Printing and Publishing.
SRMC offers sibling, grandparent classes
SALEM — To help families prepare for the arrival of a new baby, Salem Regional Medical Center’s (SRMC) Family Education Program is hosting free Sibling and Grandparenting classes on Oct. 21. The Sibling Class will be held from 10 to 11:30 a.m. and is open to children ages 3 to 10 who will be welcoming a new brother or sister. The class will include age-appropriate discussions on the physical characteristics, behavior and care of newborns. A tour of New Beginnings Family Care Center, SRMC’s maternity unit, will also be provided. Children attending the class must be accompanied by a parent.
From 1 to 2 p.m., current or soon-to-be grandparents can learn about new approaches in child care during SRMC’s Grandparenting Class. Information on current maternity practices, infant care and safety will be presented. Both classes will meet in SRMC’s New Beginnings Family Care Center located on the hospital’s first floor. To register for either class call 330-337-4989.
KSU revises RN-to-BSN program
KENT — Kent State University at East Liverpool welcomes area nurses wishing to pursue baccalaureate degrees in nursing to meet with Andrew Snyder, the academic program coordinator for the Kent State RN-to-BSN online program. He will be on the East Liverpool Campus from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Monday in the Brown Room, located on the second floor of the Mary Patterson Building.
Kent State recently revised its RN-to-BSN program to be 100 percent online and is designed to provide working nurses who already have associate degrees or nursing diplomas a pathway to complete their bachelor of science in nursing (BSN) degrees. The redesigned program offers several distinctive benefits such as decreased tuition, increased course availability and convenience, and is driven by the Institute of Medicine’s goal to have 80 percent of the nursing workforce educated at the BSN level by 2020.
Snyder will offer basic information about enrollment, scheduling and course requirements. For more information about this information session or the Kent State RN-to-BSN program, contact Snyder at 330-672-7930 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bus trip offered to Meadows Casino
SALEM — Cutting Edge Styling Salon is sponsoring a bus trip fundraiser to the Meadows Casino in Washington, Pa. The bus leaves at 9 a.m. from Walmart and departs from the casino at 4 p.m., returning to Salem between 5:30 and 6 p.m. For more information or to reserve a seat call 330-332-3343. Cost is $35 with $25 in free play. Proceeds will benefit the West Point Lions Club.
Open house set by model RR group
AUSTINTOWN — Area residents are invited to the Youngstown Model Railroad Association’s fall open house from noon to 6 p.m. Nov. 4, 5, 11 and 12 and Dec. 2 and 3 at the club house at 751 N. Four Mile Run Road.
Cost is $5 per person and free for children 11 and under when accompanied by an adult. Two complete displays will include an “O” scale and the smaller “HO.” Both extensive layouts feature over 100 scale miles of track.