ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
WB boosters bingo Thursday
West Branch Athletic Boosters bingo will be held Thursday at the booster building, 26701 U.S. Route 62, Beloit. Doors open at 4:30 p.m., early instant tickets called at 6:10 p.m. and Jumpin’ Jackpot (at 57 numbers) at 6:45 p.m. Kitchen will be open, and instant tickets and computers available. Masks and social distancing required. For information call 330 537-2146.
BBQ dinner at Good Hope
Good Hope Lutheran Church, 12030 Market St., North Lima, will hold a take out only ribs and chicken dinner provided by Barber Drive Barbeque from noon to 4 p.m. or until sold out Sunday. The meal costs $15 and include cherry wood smoked slab ribs and glazed quarter chicken served with buttered sweet corn, Texas baked beans and coleslaw. For information or to order a meal call Michael at 330-727-0437.
United BOE sets meeting
The United school board will hold a special meeting to discuss personnel employment at 8 a.m. May 18 via Zoom (https://zoom.us/j/97079246076). Action will be taken.
Banquet to offer Swiss steak
Patty Colian and families will sponsor in memory of Chris Barcey and Pat and Betty Colian the drive-thru Banquet in Salem from 5 p.m. until the food is gone (no later than 7 p.m.) May 17 at the Salem Memorial Building. Meals are limited to one per occupant of a vehicle and include Swiss steak, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, applesauce, fresh vegetables, fresh fruit and peaches. Line up is behind the Memorial Building; do not park in the library lot. For information call Patty Colian at 330-831-2169.
Little Loves plans open house
Little Loves Learning Center will host an open house from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday. The center is located at the Salem Nazarene Church, 1431 N. Ellsworth Ave. Attendees will be able to tour the school, meet the staff and learn about the center. Individually wrapped cookies, popcorn and refreshments will be provided. Masks and social distancing are required. For information call administrator Stacy Corll at 234-575-7002.