Food distribution set at Winona Friends today
WINONA - A food distribution will be held from 10 a.m. to noon today at Winona Friends Church, 4615 Whinnery Road. The distribution is open to families and individuals living in the United Local School District.
Autumn Fest at Preserve to be held this afternoon
EAST LEWISTOWN -- The annual Autumn Fest at the Preserve is slated from 1 to 5 p.m. today at the Beaver Township Nature Preserve on state Route165. Admission and activities are free. Refreshments will be sold by the 4-H Club.
The event, sponsored by Beaver Township Park Board, features hay rides, pony rides, a petting zoo and other activities. There will also be several demonstrations and exhibits. A variety of nature-related groups and displays will be featured including the "Birds of Flight" live bird display. For information contact the Beaver Township Park Board at 330-549-9552.
Crestview Junior Parents
afterprom meeting planned
COLUMBIANA - The Crestview Junior Parents afterprom meeting begins at 7 p.m. Oct. 2 in the middle school library.
DAHS 1946-47 to meet for lunch at Taste of Country
LISBON - David Anderson High School classes of 1946 and 1947 are invited to lunch at 11:30 a.m. Oct. 3 at the Taste of Country restaurant.
Salem Area Amateur Radio Association sets meeting
SALEM - The Salem Area Amateur Radio Association will hold its monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 3 in the Quaker Room at the Salem Public Library. Guests and new members are welcome to attend.
United 1967 breakfast planned at Avalon Restaurant
HANOVERTON - United High School Class of 1967 will meet for breakfast 8:30 a.m. Oct. 5 at the Avalon Restaurant. For more information call 330-222-1739 or 330-424-1259.
Compassionate Friends to gather Oct. 7 at Frist Friends
SALEM - The Compassionate Friends meeting begins at 7 p.m. Oct. 7 at the First Friends Church on Jennings Avenue.
Family Story Night offered at Leetonia Library Oct. 7
LEETONIA - The Leetonia Community Public Library is having a special "Family Story Night" at 6 p.m. Oct. 7. Guest storyteller Marilyn Heddleson and local children's author Terri Campbell will entertain your children with fun-filled stories. No registration is needed.
'Haunting Tales' program
set at Salem Library Oct. 21
SALEM - Salem Public Library is hosting a program titled "Haunting Tales of Haunted Places: The 10 Most Haunted Places in Columbiana County" at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 21 in the Quaker Room. Presented Kimberly Mitchell of Ghosting 12 Paranormal Investigations and Historical Research will share fascinating stories, pictures, electric voice phenomena and artifacts about hauntings in the Columbiana County area.
Registration is required for this free program for ages 16 and older and may be done at www.salem.lib.oh.us or 330-332-0042.
First 'Christmas Around the Lake' planned in Columbiana
COLUMBIANA - Ohio Crafters are wanted for a first year event, "Christmas Around the Lake" from 9 a.m to 4 p.m. Oct. 12, 13, 19 and 20. Booth spaces cost $50 per weekend and crafters can do one or both weekends. Spaces are surrounding a lake in a woodland setting one mile north of County Line Road where the Shaker Wood Festivals are located.
Those interested in a space should contact Paul and Marti Thomas at 330-549-5795 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Area nonprofits invited
to presentation in Poland
POLAND - The Mahoning/Shenango Valley Planned Giving Council is hosting a luncheon for area nonprofits with guest speaker James H. Sisek, Esq. at 11:30 a.m. Oct. 11 at The Lake Club, 1140 Paulin Road, Poland.
Sisek's presentation will touch on how the global financial crisis impacted or continues to impact charitable giving and estate planning. He will also explore the impact that it continues to have on income streams that non profits rely on, followed by a question and answer session.
Cost is $15 for M/SVPGC members and $20 for non-members. Reservations are due by Oct. 4 to Pat Palombo, Catholic Diocese of Youngstown, 144 W. Wood St., Youngstown 44503.
Hilloween Half Marathon set in Columbiana Oct. 27
COLUMBIANA - The Hilloween Half Marathon begins at 7 a.m. Oct. 27 at Columbiana High School. Registration begins at 5:30 a.m. Cost is $30 through Sept. 30 and increases to $40 starting Oct. 1. Participants may register online at active.com or runsignup.com. For those wishing to send a check, applications can be printed out from the non-profit organization's website www.SandBFoundation.org by following the links for the half marathon. Registration will be available on site race day.
Prizes will be awarded to the top three overall male and female runners with age groups awarding the top five overall. Shirts will be available to those who pre-register. Proceeds will be given to the Columbiana Police Department Auxiliary. For more information call 330-482-9105.
'Walk Warm Program' to
resume at Columbiana High
COLUMBIANA - The "Walk Warm Program" for the Columbiana Exempted Village School District community resumes Oct. 7. The program offers adults the opportunity to walk in the school hallways as a healthy way in which to receive good exercise away from inclement weather conditions.
Columbiana High School will be open for this program from 3 to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Due to safety concerns, only the gym wing doors (west side of the building facing the large parking lot) will be open. Exit can be made at any time through any door, but entrance can be made only through the west side gym wing doors. A measured course is posted for walkers who choose to keep an accurate log of distance.
Joshua Dixon Elementary School will be open from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. The main front doors only will be open for entry and exit.
Both buildings will be closed on school holidays and when school is canceled.
Area Singles to meet at
Canfield Perkins Wednesday
CANFIELD - Area Singles will meet for dinner at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Perkins restaurant in Canfield. Other meetings scheduled at 6 p.m. include T.J.'s inside the Holiday Inn in Boardman on Oct. 9; Antone's in Columbiana on Oct. 16; Hoge's restaurant in Calcutta on Oct. 23; and Pondi's in Lisbon on Oct. 30.