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November 18, 2012
Salem News

Salem Masons to host public breakfast buffet

SALEM-A public breakfast buffet will be served from 7:30 to 10 a.m. Saturday at the Masonic Building, 788 E. State St. Cost is $6 for adults, $3 for children under 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 handicap accessible elevator. Proceeds go to the Salem Masonic Building Fund.

Annual Christmas craft show to be held at Slovak Club

SALEM - The annual Christmas craft show at the Slovak Club at 313 S. Ellsworth Ave. will be open to the public from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 15. Among the vendors scheduled to participate are Scentsy, Miche, Pampered Chef, Avon and Tastefully Simple. There also will be jewelry, tied blankets, gift bags, Christmas wreaths, crochet items, water globes, baked items, etc. For available table space call 330-337-8426.

Creative Clovers 4-H Club to collect food for Haven

SALEM - The Creative Clovers 4-H Club met on Oct. 20 with 11 members and four Cloverbud members present. Reagan Kornbau called the meeting to order. Carrie Burns led the Pledge of Allegiance and Elizabeth Burns led the 4-H pledge. Under old business, members went over the events at the Canfield Fair. They received third place on the booth display. Carrie Burns and Haley Thompson participated in the style revue. The group plans to collect food items for the Haven of Rest in Akron and will deliver the food and taking a tour of the facility on Dec. 1. The next meeting is scheduled Dec. 15 and features caroling at an area nursing home and a pizza party.

New Waterford Lions present membership pins

NEW WATERFORD - Membership pins were presented when the New Waterford Lions Club met recently. District Governor John Woodside attended and presented Ellis Hawkins and Don Johnson with 40-year membership pins and Herbert Ward with a 25- year pin. Woodside stressed the importance of maintaining and increasing membership. Eye screening was done recently at United School and on Nov. 13 at Leetonia schools. Crestview Leo Club participated in the Veterans Day celebration at the school. They also assisted with the roast beef dinner and had a successful rose sale during the event. Members attended the Zone 9 meeting on Nov. 17 at the East Liverpool Masonic Hall hosted by the Calcutta Lions Club.

Quilt group to make 'mystery' project

CANFIELD - That Quilt Group I Belong To will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Nov. 20 at Fair Park in Canfield. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Members and guests will make a small "mystery" project that will be completed during the meeting. The project involves hand sewing, and those interested in participating are asked to bring basic sewing supplies. Members are reminded to return Christmas "stocking kids" at the meeting. The meeting is open to all interested quilters at all skill levels. For membership information contact president Mary Rose Nordquist at

Minerva DAR holds October meeting

MINERVA-Southwick Griscom Kinney Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution enjoyed their October meeting at the Hart Mansion in Minerva. The Hart Mansion sits on four acres, high on a hill overlooking the heart of Minerva. Built in 1869, the original owner was George F. Yengling. After his death it was acquired by Hiram H. Hart. The last owners, Paul and Gertrude Hart, restored most of the home to its original state. After dinner, Regent Heidi Blosser chaired the business meeting and several members provided committee reports. The program was "Family Heirloom Jewelry Favorites." Members brought in many interesting items for this fun "show and tell" afternoon.

PERI 59 meets, next meeting Jan. 14

LISBON - Public Employee Retirees Inc. #59 of Columbiana County, District 11, met on Nov. 12 at Taste of Country Restaurant. Twenty-five members, five associates and one guest were present. The next meeting begins at 1 p.m. Jan. 14 at Taste of Country.

Deerfield Historical Society to host Monday dance

DEERFIELD - The Deerfield Historical Society's third Monday dance is scheduled from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Nov. 19 at the Deerfield Town Hall, 1450 state Route 14. Refreshments are available for purchase. Admission is $3 per person. All proceeds support the historical society's projects.

Local Ruritan clubs co-sponsoring blood drive

DAMASCUS - The Damascus, Beloit and Goshen Center Ruritan Clubs are co-sponsoring an American Red Cross blood drive from 1 to 7 p.m. Nov. 20 at the Damascus United Methodist Church, 300 Valley Road. Donors will receive a free apple pie coupon redeemable at participating Perkins Restaurant and Bakery locations.

R-Weigh recognizes weekly weight loss

SALEM - The R-Weigh weight groups met at 1 and 5 p.m. Monday at Faith Chapel. Good losers for the week were Susan Cain, Mary Hefner and Jane Menough. Judy Catlett, Jo Carol Gray and Carol Held were the goalies for the week. Catlett won the can-do monetary drawing. At the night meeting, Held presented a program on getting your needed vitamins from the foods you eat instead of taking supplements. The night group weigh-ins will be from 5 to 5:30 p.m. and the Christmas party begins at 6 p.m. at Das Dutch Haus in Columbiana.

Cookie walk Dec. 8 at First Friends Church

SALEM - The public is invited to the Mission Connection Cookie Walk from 9 a.m. to noon Dec. 8 at the First Friends Church, 1028 Jennings Ave. A variety of cookies will be available at $4 per dozen. Proceeds will benefit the Ladies Mission Connection and missionaries.

TOPS?1380 rewards weekly weight loss

SALEM - TOPS 1380 met Nov. 12 at Emmanuel Lutheran Church with Shirley Bullis leading the TOPS pledge. The KOPS pledge was recited by Margaret Phillips, Dorothy Mussler and Cora Jean Briggs. Tye Wehr was named TOPS, while Phillips and Briggs were KOPS. Winner of the Rolling Cash Five was Eleanor May who also read for the "circle of light." Final plans were made for the annual Christmas party scheduled for 6 p.m. Dec. 3 at Derienzo's. Weigh-ins will be from 5:30 to 5:45 p.m.



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