Blood drive set at Alliance hospital
ALLIANCE - The American Red Cross and Alliance Community Hospital will host a blood drive from 12:30 to 6 p.m. Feb. 6 in conference room 1-A at the hospital, 200 E. State St.
Donors must be at least 17 years of age (16 years with parental consent), weigh no less than 110 pounds and be able to provide a picture ID at the time of the donation. To schedule an appointment contact redcross blood.org, 330-596-7822 or 330-596-7821.
Ohio Bell retirees to meet for breakfast
COLUMBIANA - Retired plant employees of AT&T/Ohio Bell will meet for breakfast at 8 a.m. Feb. 5 at Das Dutch Haus.
Events set at Mill Creek MetroParks
YOUNGSTOWN - Mill Creek MetroParks will host supervised ice skating at the Lily Pond from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Skaters are asked to bring skates as no skate rental is available.
The public is invited to start at Wick Recreation Area on Feb. 1 for Cabin Fever Fest, including the chili cook-off, beginning at noon. Take a ride down Sled Hill and participate in winter games and competitions. Warm up inside the Warming House by sampling chili and vote for the spiciest, most colorful, and overall best. Fellows Riverside Gardens' Jewels of Winter Orchid Show opens Feb. 1 throughout the D. D. and Velma Davis Education and Visitor Center.
Bill Whitehouse will discuss photography slides at the Ford Nature Center from his career at Mill Creek MetroParks. Sunday offers the MetroMutts Resource Guarding program at Fellows Riverside Gardens from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The Super Sunday hike around the golf course begins at 2 p.m.
For more information contact 330-702-3000 or millcreekmetroparks.org.
Scanner Club to meet in Boardman
BOARDMAN - The Greater Youngstown Monitoring Association Scanner Club will sponsor a Scanner-a-Thon at its WinterScan at 6 p.m. Feb. 8 at Boardman United Methodist Church, 6809 Market St. Those attending are asked to bring scanners to display and a side dish, salad or dessert to share.
Members will be on the 146.745 W8QLY repeater. Anyone interested in scanner monitoring or amateur radio hobby is welcome. For more information contact Doug Sage at 330-717-8036, gyma.org or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Stage Left to present 'Music Man'
LISBON - Stage Left Players presents "The Music Man." The dates for the show have been pushed back one week from the original dates due to weather. Harold Hill (Spencer Crosser) poses as a boy's band organizer, selling uniforms and instruments to a naive Iowa townsfolk, promising to teach members of the new band. But Harold isn't a musician and plans to skip town without teaching any lesson. The town's librarian Marian (Elise Szabo) sees through Hill's ruse, but she soon falls in love when he helps her brother overcome is awkwardness.
"The Music Man" features some of the most widely-known music theater numbers in American theater including "(Ya Got) Trouble" "76 Trombones" and "Pickalittle (Talk-a-Little).
Stage Left's production features more than 30 local junior and senior high school students bringing the classic musical to life. Direction is by Nathan Kuhns, musical direction by Jodine Pilmer and choreography by Matthew Malloy.
A special preview night has been scheduled for 7 p.m. Feb. 6 to benefit the Lisbon Music Club.
Performances begin at 7 p.m. Feb. 7, 8, 14 and 15 and at 2 p.m. Feb. 9. Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for students/seniors at 330-831-7249 or stageleftplayers.org.
Breakfast set at Salem Hunting Club
SALEM - The Salem Hunting Club's all-you-can-eat breakfast will be served from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday. The menu includes eggs, pancakes, bacon, potatoes, toast, orange juice, coffee. tea. Club officers will be available to answer questions about membership and club activities. Tickets are available for the annual dinner on March 22 at the Little Quakers hall.