ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Salem Historical Society rescheduled book signing
SALEM — With the extremely low temperature expected today, the Salem Historical Society has rescheduled its book signing with Elisabeth Sayer. The new date and time is 1 to 4 p.m. Feb. 9 in the Shaffer Building gift/book shop, in conjunction with the Salem Second Saturday.
Salem Preservation to meet Feb. 7 at Smucker House
SALEM — The public is welcome to the next meeting of Salem Preservation which begins at 7 p.m. Feb. 7 at the Ruth Smucker House, 271 S. Broadway Ave.
Make Valentine cards at Gettin’ Crafty class
SALEM — Adults are invited to make Valentine cards during the Gettin’ Crafty class at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 11 in the Quaker Room at the Salem Public Library. Materials will be provided. Registration is required at salem.lib.oh.us or 330-332-0042.
Chicken parmesan and pasta dinner set in Leetonia
LEETONIA — A chicken parmesan and pasta dinner will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. Feb. 2 at St. Patrick’s Church, 167 Main St. Cost is $10 per adult and $5 for children 10 and under. Proceeds from this fundraiser, organized by the seventh and eighth-grade CCD classes, will benefit St. Patrick’s Food Pantry. Carryouts will be available. For more information and reservations call 330-921-8744.
Community Hospice’s volunteer open house set
SALEM — Community Hospice’s volunteer open house will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 14 at 2341 E. State St. Unit B in the Giant Eagle Plaza. Heather Kane, volunteer coordinator, will discuss ways volunteers can bring their talents to Hospice.
Community Hospice volunteer training classes will be held 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 19, 21, 26 and 28 from at 2341 E. State St. Volunteer opportunities include reading or journaling, facilitating activities, veteran programs, making phone calls, bereavement support, hair stylists/barbers and visiting patients in their homes or facilities. For more information contact Kane at 234-575-0164 or email@example.com.
United plans open enrollment meeting
HANOVERTON — Parents of children who will be 5 before Aug. 1 and live in the United Local School District or are considering open enrollment are invited to attend a parent orientation meeting at 6 p.m. March 11 in the elementary cafeteria. At the meeting, registration packets will be handed out and other information will be shared to help with enrolling new kindergarteners and getting them off to a successful start.
Also at the meeting, appointments will be scheduled for March 19, 20 or 21, when packets can be returned and students will be screened. Documents to bring to the meeting are the child’s birth certificate, Social Security card, immunization records, custody documents (if applicable), a photo I.D. and two proofs of residency. These will be presented along with the completed registration packet on the scheduled screening date.
Open enrollment forms will be available at the parent orientation meeting, in addition to the registration packet. Open enrolling families will need to register with their home school district first and then they may apply with United Local. For more information call the elementary office at 330-223-8001.
Sebring Library to host coupon swap
SEBRING — The Sebring Library will host Coupon Swap at the Library during library hours in February. Patrons can drop off and pick up coupons.