Jazz Ensemble to perform at KSU City Center Sunday
SALEM-Kent State University at Salem is hosting a Jazz Ensemble at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Kent State University City Center, 230 N. Lincoln Ave. Admission is free. Performing is the Lincoln Park Improvisation Ensemble, comprised of high school students from the Lincoln Park Performing Arts Charter School in Midland, Pa. The performing group is formed from a class on jazz improv and stylistic interpretation. Director Eric DeFade is a two-time Grammy winner and the director of Jazz at Carnegie Mellon University. He resides in Pittsburgh and is a visiting artist at Lincoln Park.
Eggs donated to food bank
YOUNGSTOWN-American egg farmers are once again supporting Feeding America food banks nationwide by donating 12 million eggs to help feed hungry Americans. On April 2, Second Harvest Food Bank of the Mahoning Valley, a member of Feeding America, will receive 10,800 eggs or 900 dozen from Hillandale Farms, just in time for the Easter holiday. For more information call 330-792-5522 or visit www.mahoningvalleysecondharvest.org.
Special Salem BOE meeting
SALEM-Salem City Schools will hold a special board meeting at 6 p.m. April 5 in the board office. Members will adjourn into executive session. No action will be taken.
Bus trip from United set
HANOVERTON-The United Community Education Department is sponsoring a bus trip on April 14 to Ohio's Amish Country. Stops will include downtown Berlin, a flea market in Walnut Creek, and lunch at an Amish-style restaurant. Cost is $8 per person and does not include lunch. The bus will leave United High School at 7:45 a.m. and return at 4:30 p.m.
East Palestine school board
EAST PALESTINE- East Palestine City School District Board of Education will meet at 6 p.m. Monday in the EPES Media Center.
Vietnam Vets meeting planned
EAST LIVERPOOL-Officers will be elected when Vietnam Veterans of America Columbiana County Chapter 40 holds its annual meeting at 7:30 p.m. Monday at Glenmoor American Legion, 45940 Y&O Road. Any era veterans are welcome to attend.
Salem Eagles craft show
SALEM-The Salem Eagles Auxiliary will hold its spring Craft Show/Flea Market from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 28 in the back room at the Eagles Club, 1884 N. Ellsworth Ave. Eight-foot tables are available for rent for $10 each by calling 330-337-0664 or 330-277-1465. Those attending are asked to park in the back and use the rear entrance. Lunch subs will be available.
Painting class in Sebring
SEBRING-Artist Craig Wetzel will teach painting fundamentals at the Strand Museum in Sebring. The Five session class will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesdays from April 24 through May 22. Cost is $125. Preregistration with a $25 deposit by check or credit card is required. Students must be at least 13 years old and the class is limited to 15 people. More information can be found at www.craigwetzel.com/education/fundamentals-of-painting Reservations may be made by calling Cindy Christani at 330-446-0143.
'Iron Mask' tickets offered
COLUMBIANA-Tickets are now on sale for "The Man in the Iron Mask" to be presented at 8 p.m. May 11, 12, 18 and 19 and at 2 p.m. May 13 and 20. Cost is $13 for adults and $10 for children under 10. To order tickets online to www.brownpapertickets.com.
Directed by Dan Haueter and Jim Couchenour, the story is the last event in which the Musketeers, Pathos, Orthos, Aramis and Dartangan, come together to fight for justice and freedom in 1662 in Paris, France.
Crestview committee meeting
COLUMBIANA-The Crestview Local Board of Education Buildings and Grounds Committee plans to meet at 6 a.m. Monday in the superintendent's office.