X Youngstown Music Teachers Association will meet at 3:30 p.m. Sunday at Solich Piano and Music Co. on Boardman-Canfield Road. Cynthia Evans will preside, and after the meeting Christina Gant will perform on the violin.


XGirard High School Athletic Boosters will meet at 8 p.m. Wednesday in the high school cafeteria.

XMcDonald Sideliners will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Sunday in the high school weight room. Anyone interested in becoming a member is welcome to attend.


X Campbell Memorial High School Class of 1954 will meet for breakfast at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Denny’s on Boardman-Canfield Road, Boardman. Classmates and guests are welcome.


XChapter CE of PEO Sisterhood will have a noon luncheon and meeting Wednesday at A La Cart in Canfield. The program will be presented by Lydia Hammar and children from the Positive Support Group. Hostesses will be Evelyn Bosley and Dorothy Soles.

XJunior Women’s League of Canfield will meet at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Fair Park in Canfield. For more information, call (330) 533-9923.

X Kent State University Mothers Club will meet at noon Wednesday at Dona Vito’s 139 S. Bridge St., Struthers. Past presidents will be honored, and the program will be a book review titled “That Quail, Robert.” The hostesses will be Ann Birch, Patrice Deley and Jo Ann Ellis. Prospective members are invited. For more information or to make a reservation, call Ellis at (330) 755-3976.

X McDonald Arts and Crafts Club will meet at 7:30 p.m. Monday in the senior citizens room at the post office building.

X That Quilt Group I Belong To will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Fair Park Building in Canfield. Guests are welcome.

fraternal groups

X Croatian Fraternal Lodge 596 will meet at 12:45 p.m. Sunday in the senior citizens room at the post office building.


XHolborn Herb Growers Guild will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Colonial Inn at the Canfield Fairgrounds. The speaker will be Gordon Vujevic, who will present a program on “Shakespeare’s Flowers,” with a focus on the flowers, plants and herbs Shakespeare mentioned in his plays. Hostesses will be Virginia Bartos, Joyce Rettenmier, Anne Peck and Marion Summers.


XFriends of Austintown Branch of the Youngstown Mahoning Library will meet at 10 a.m. Monday at the library meeting room. The speaker will be Carlton Sears, director of all the public libraries in Mahoning County, who will discuss the state of county libraries. The free meeting is open to the public.


X McDonald Knights of Columbus will meet at 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at the K. of C. Hall, Illinois Avenue.

Service clubs

X Girard-Liberty Kiwanis will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Golf Dome, 1300 N. State St.


XD.A.R.E., a social group for divorced, widowed or separated people, will meet at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Disciples Christian Church, 565 Boardman-Canfield Road. Other activities include: Monday and Wednesday, meet at food court in Southern Park Mall at 6:30 p.m. to walk; Tuesday, dance lessons with Judy Conti at 7 p.m. at Wedgewood Plaza, cost is $5; Wednesday, meet at food court for walk in Southern Park Mall at 6:30 p.m.; Feb. 22, cheap movies in Boardman at 6:30 p.m.; and Feb. 23, bowling extravaganza at Boardman Lanes at 7 p.m. For more information, call (330) 759-7409, (330) 757-1440 or (330) 793-1484.

XSingle For Any Reason has planned the following events: Monday President’s Day shopping and lunch about 9 a.m.; Feb. 23, dance at Niles Moose from 7:30 to 11:30 p.m., cost is $5; and Feb. 24, bowling at Crest Lanes in Warren at 1 p.m. For more information, call (330) 372-7124.


X Mahoning County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at St. Charles Church Ministry Building, 7325 Westview Drive, Boardman. A slide presentation on “Exploring Wales” will be presented by Sue Bell and Janet Griffin on their recent trip to Wales. The Computer Interest Group meets at 6 p.m. Monday.


X Alzheimer’s Assistance and Referral Network, 4212 Market St., Youngstown, has scheduled the following meetings: Tuesday at 6 p.m. at Girard Public Library, 105 E. Prospect St.; Wednesday at 7 p.m. St. Paul Lutheran Church, 2860 E. Market St., Warren; and Thursday at 6 p.m. at Sunrise Assisted Living, 335 W. McKinley Way, Poland. For information, call (330) 788-9755 or (866) 822-2102.

X Alzheimer Association Caregiver Support Group will meet at 2 p.m. Monday at the Antonine Sisters Adult Daycare Center, 2691 N. Lipkey Road, North Jackson. Meetings are free and open to all caregivers, family members and friends of those with memory problems. For more information, call (330) 533-3300 or (800) 272-3900.

X Recovery International, a self-help mental-health group, will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at Christ Church Presbyterian, 1933 Canfield Road, Boardman. For more information, call (330) 747-1176.

X Survivors of Suicide in Columbiana County, a Help Hotline Crisis Center support group, will meet from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at the Columbiana County Counseling Center, Route 154. For more information, call the crisis center at (330) 424-7767.

X Survivors of Suicide in Mahoning County will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Disciples of Christ Christian Church, 565 Boardman-Canfield Road, Boardman. For more information, call Help Hotline Crisis Center Inc. at (330) 747-2696.

X TOPS 327 will meet at 6:15 p.m. Monday at Christ Church Presbyterian, 1933 Canfield Road, Boardman. The first meeting is free. Guests are welcome. For information, call (330) 793-4378 or (330) 757-9368.

X TOPS 698, Girard, will meet Monday at First Christian Church, 140 E. Broadway. Weigh-in is from 5:45 to 6:45 p.m. followed by the meeting at 7. New members are welcome; the first night is free. For information, call (330) 394-1262 or (330) 545-4770.

X TOPS 822, Struthers, will meet Tuesday at Struthers Presbyterian Church, 110 Poland Ave. Weigh-in will be from 6 to 6:30 p.m. before the meeting.

X TOPS 1262, McDonald, will meet Wednesday in the senior citizens room at the post office building. Weigh-in is from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., and the meeting will follow. New members are welcome.

X TOPS 1805, Canfield, will meet Wednesday at Canfield Christian Church, Canfield. Weigh-in will be from 7:45 to 8:15 a.m. with the meeting to follow until 9. For information, call Gerri Brown, (330) 533-4172 or Judy Toth at (330) 533-2464.

X Youngstown Brain Injury Support Group will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 388 E. Midlothian Blvd. Contacts are Nancy Creed, (330) 755-2618; Linda Shevetz, (330) 755-5250; Christal Murray-Ells, (330) 755-3602, and Phil Mingo, (330) 744-1555.

X Youngstown PFLAG will meet from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at First Unitarian Church, 1105 Elm St., Youngstown. Guest speaker will be Dharl Shakta, a GLBT counselor who deals in acceptance with youths and their families. For information, call (330) 747-7433.


XVFW, Triangle Post 2799 Men’s Auxiliary will meet at 8 p.m. Tuesday at the post home 3161 E. South Range Road, New Middletown. For more information call (330) 542-9928.

X Club news is published Friday and Saturday. Please submit information about upcoming activities to the Society Department by 5 p.m. Thursday.