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Flag Day Ceremony set at Salem Elks Friday

SALEM–The Salem Elks Lodge #305 presenting its Flag Day Ceremony at 7 p.m. Friday in the Lodge Room. The speaker will be attorney Geoffrey Goll, a Salem councilman and lodge member, with the Boy Scouts of America Troop 2 presenting the colors. The soloist will be Sue Deutschlander and the trumpeter Michael Newman. Refreshments will follow the ceremony.

The program was prepared by Floyd McCartney, Lecturing Knight and Flag Day Chairman, and is open to the public.

Banquet in Salem to feature meatloaf

SALEM– Columbiana Presbyterian Church will sponsor the Banquet in Salem from 5 to 7 p.m. June 17 at the Memmorial Building.

The menu will include meatloaf, mashed potatoes and gravy, corn, applesauce, fresh vegetables, fresh fruit and ice cream sundaes.

For information about the Banquet or sponsoring a dinner call Patty Colian at 330-831-2169.

Rotary Club looking for host family for Swiss youth

SALEM– The Rotary Club is looking for families in the Leetonia, United Local or Salem school districts that would be interested in hosting a 17-year-old boy from Switzerland for the 2019 – 2020 school year.

His name is Lion and his native language is German, and he speaks English (studied for eight years and says he is good at speaking and reading). He also speaks French and Spanish. His favorite subjects in school are economy, math and English. Lion is interested in information, coding and design in entertainment media. He likes to program computer games and learn computer languages.

During his stay in the United States he hopes to make new friends and to learn our lifestyles. He wants to improve his English to be more comfortable writing and speaking.

For information contact Jim Wenderoth, Youth Exchange Officer, at j.wenderoth@comcast.net or 330-429-4851.

Longest Day celebration planned at Crandall

SEBRING– Crandall Medical Center will host its third annual The Longest Day celebration from 2 to 4 p.m. June 21 on the first floor patio.

The event benefitting The Alzheimer’s Association will include entertainment, refreshments, raffle baskets and more. Guests will be able to honor their loved ones who suffer or have suffered from Alzheimer’s disease. Last year’s event raised $1,200 for the cause.

Breakfast buffet offered at North Lima church

NORTH LIMA–The North Lima Mennonite Church, 90 Mennonited Drive, will host a breakfast buffet from 7 to 10 a.m. June 29. The all-you-can-eat buffet will include eggs, pancakes, French toast, sausage, potatoes, homemade pastries, sausage gravy and biscuits, peppers and mushrooms, coffe, orange juice and other beverages for a donation. For information call the church at 330-549-2333.

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