Canfield quilt group to meet on Tuesday
CANFIELD - That Quilt Group I Belong To will meet at 7 p.m. May 20 at Fair Park. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Members will honor Julie Maruskin, recently retired owner of Quilter's Quarters in Boardman, for her many years in the quilting business. For membership information call President Ginger Mangie at 330-702-0532.
Salem Masons to host public breakfast buffet
SALEM-A public breakfast buffet will be served from 7:30 to 10 a.m. May 24 at the Salem Masonic Building, 788 E. State St.
Cost is $6 for adults, $3 for children under age 10 and free for children under 2. The menu offers pancakes, waffles, sausage, bacon, scrambled eggs, homemade sausage gravy, biscuits, homefries, toast, fruit cocktail, orange juice, coffee and tea.
The building is equipped with a handicapped accessible elevator. Proceeds will be directed to the Salem Masonic Building Fund.
Antique tractor assoc. pull set at Mile Branch
ALLIANCE - The Columbiana County Antique Tractor Association hosted its first pull of the season at Mile Branch Grange, 495 Knox School Road. Winners were 7500 B: Jim Elder, first place; and 7500 C: Darrin Reginger, first; Chris Palmer, second; and Daryl Hillard, third. The next pull begins at 5 p.m. May 24 with weigh-ins beginning at 4 p.m. For more information call 330-310-5413 or 330-814-7245.
Deerfield Historical Monday dance slated
DEERFIELD -The Deerfield Historical Society's third Monday dance resumes from 7 to 9:30 p.m. May 19 at the Deerfield Town Hall, 1450 state Route 14. Refreshments are available for purchase. Admission is $3 per adult.
WR Rangers 4-Hers to hit parade circuit
BERLIN TOWNSHIP - The Western Reserve Rangers 4-H Club will participate in two parades this summer: the Berlin Township Memorial Day Parade on May 25 and the Canfield Fourth of July Parade on July 4. Members will also participate in a new community service project, "Operation Christmas Shoebox." Advisor Marlene Mikan explained that the wrapped shoeboxes with small toys and health items inside would be sent to needy children in the United States and abroad.
Ian Hames and Nolan Snyder were on Western Reserve High School's prom court. Hames had the honor of being selected prom king.
Health and safety reports were shared by Olivia Reph, William Reph and Olivia Haid on the importance of fitness, safety in a thunder storm and internet safe guards for youth and teens.
Andy Prosser reported on the County Swine Club and Anna Duda reported on the County Lamb Club. Levi Smith shared that the members of the County Poultry recently received their turkeys. Haid and Camille Kirk led a game of search and find. The winners were Smith, Hames, Bailey Hornberger and Reph. The next meeting is June 12.
Damascus Ruritans hold meeting
DAMASCUS - Thirty members and guests enjoyed a baked pork chop dinner at the May 8 meeting of the Damascus Ruritan Club. Secretary John Coldsnow announced the names of those having birthdays and anniversaries. Allan Milliken, chairman of the Business and Profession Committee, presented Hank and Michelle Price with the club's annual Business and Profession Award. Hank has his own home improvement business and Michelle operates the Pizza Shop. Both are associate members of the club.
Club Treasure Joe Skolosh gave his April treasurer's report. He has filed electronically the annual IRS 990 which is required before May 15 to maintain the club's tax exempt status.
The club served over 300 dinners at the annual Future Farmers of America banquet on May 1. Part of the proceeds from the dinner will go toward a FFA scholarship to be presented at 8 a.m. May 30 at the West Branch Senior Awards Day.
Lori Wallace reminded the members of the blood drive from 1 to 7 p.m. May 20 at the Damascus United Methodist Church.
President Rick Bell initiated into membership Paula Elmerick LNHA. She is the administrator at the Auburn Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She will serve on the Public Service Committee.
The club will sponsor a non-perishable food collection from 9 a.m. to noon May 24 at the Damascus Post Office parking lot. The food and money collected will be shared with the Damascus Friends Church, Bethel Church, Pine Lake Christian Church food pantries. Monetary donation will be accepted. Make checks out to the Damascus Ruritan Food Drive c/o P.O . Box 94, Damascus, Ohio 44619-0094.
A rabies clinic is slated from 1 to 4 p.m. May 24 at the Damascus Fire and Rescue meeting room on state Route 534. All cats must be in cages, and dogs on leashes. The three-year vaccine is $8 per animal. Proceeds from the clinic will be used to support the club's youth project throughout the year. Dr. Jack Zines will administer the vaccine.
Damascus park board discusses events
DAMASCUS - The Damascus Community Center Park Board met April 28 under the direction of President Ken Schwingle. It was reported that 130 children attended the annual Easter egg hunt on April 12, including a petting zoo, organized by Vice President Marilyn Wingett. In celebration of the park's 60th year, a pancake/sausage breakfast will be held from 7 to 11 a.m. May 24. The suggested donation is $6. Local founding organizations have been invited to attend. June 7 is National Trails Day. The community is invited to walk the nature trail. Pavilion rental for various gatherings is available by calling 330-537-4010. The public is welcome to the next board meeting at 7 p.m. June 23 at the park.
Beaver PD Lodge to host golf outing
BEAVER TOWNSHIP - Beaver Police Department Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 201 will host its 16th annual benefit golf outing on Aug. 6 at The Lake Club Country Club on Paulin Road in New Springfield.
The fund raiser begins at 8:30 a.m. Cost is $85 per person which includes a cart, green fees, steak dinner and beverages. Prizes will be awarded. All proceeds from this outing are used by Beaver FOP to fund numerous charitable events throughout the year.
Anyone interested in golfing or sponsoring a hole is asked to contact Jen King or Lt. Dan Valentine at Beaver Police Department at 330-549-5338.
Kiwanis to host antique, craft show
SALEM - The Salem Kiwanis Club will hold its 50th antique and craft show from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 19 at Centennial Park.
The annual event offers food, music and basket raffles. Admission is free to the public.
Kiwanis is now accepting dealer contracts for the show. Dealer spaces are available for $65. Contracts are available at clubrunner.ca/salemkiwanis or by calling 330-332-5145.