American Association of University Women, Youngstown Branch, will meet at 10:30 a.m. Dec. 7 in the gathering room of Park Vista, 1216 Fifth Ave., Youngstown. After the business meeting, “Christmas in Youngstown” will be presented by Dr. Ron Shaklee, director of scholars and honors programs at Youngstown State University. Dr. Shaklee plays the guitar, and Emilie Eberth will play the piano. Reservations are required for the $12 luncheon, and there will be an auction of new items. For information call 330-702-0567.


Girard Band Boosters will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the high school.

McDonald Music Boosters will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at the high school.


Campbell Memorial High School January and June Classes of 1948 will meet for breakfast at 9:30 a.m. Monday at Denny’s Restaurant in Boardman. All classmates and spouses are invited.

Woodrow Wilson High School Class of 1951 will not meet for breakfast Wednesday. The Christmas party is scheduled for Dec. 11 at Johnny’s. Call Lois Zins Lee at 330-757-4539.


Kent State University Mothers Club will meet for a Christmas party at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Trotters Chase, 695 E. Western Reserve Road, Poland (the third building on the right). Hostesses will be Jen Luscre, Mary Schaade, Janet Chittock and Billie Wetzel. Members are to take a place setting and a covered dish. For information call Luscre at 330-542-3122.

Mahoning Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will meet at noon Monday at A La Cart Catering in Canfield. A silent auction will take place. Members are asked to take donations for Toys for Tots. For information contact Mildred Lumley at

Mahoning Valley Civil War Round Table will meet at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 9 at Antone’s Banquet Centre, 8578 Market St., Boardman. The speaker will be Dr. L. Diane Barnes, professor of history at Youngstown State University and associate editor of The Frederick Douglass Papers. Her topic is “Frederick Douglass and the Dawn of Emancipation.” The cost is $13 per person, and reservations are required. Call 330-726-7603 for information or visit

Mahoning Valley Cribbage Club will meet at noon Dec. 6 at St. James Episcopal Church, 7640 Glenwood Ave., Boardman. For information call 330-793-6829.

Warren Women’s Connection will sponsor a luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Dec. 9 at DiLucia’s Banquet Room, 2610 Elm Road NE, Warren. The cost is $13 per person, and child care is free by reservation. On the program is Audrey John of the Ward Thomas House, whose topic will be “Christmas Decor Past and Present.” Christylee Roose will entertain with music, ad the inspirational speaker is Tammy Walker of Michigan. Reservations are due Thursday; call 330-539-5837 or 330-638-6508.

Youngstown American-Hungarian Club members will not have a Christmas party or December meeting.


Boardman-Poland Junior Women’s League will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday at Steamer’s Tavern, 10078 Market St., North Lima. New officers will be installed. For information call Yvonne Ford at 330-755-6828.


Girard Knights of Columbus Council 2935 will meet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the K. of C. Hall, 122 S. State St.

St. Rose Quilting Group will meet at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the parish house.


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

Kiwanis Club of Western Mahoning County will have Alex Geordan, superintendent of Canfield Schools, and new Canfield teachers as guests at Wednesday’s meeting. Members meet at 6 p.m. each Wednesday at A La Cart in Canfield. The club will sponsor Santa Claus from 9 a.m. to noon Dec. 7 at Farmers National Bank, 20 S. Broad St., Canfield.


D.A.R.E. Singles Group, which meets at Disciples Christian Church, 565 Boardman-Canfield Road, Boardman, has planned the following: Tuesday, dance classes at Judy Conti’s in Austintown, 7 p.m.; Thursday, new member meeting at the church, 7:30 p.m.; and Dec. 6, gather in the lobby of Movies 8, Shops at Boardman Park, 6:30 p.m.


Girard Historical Society will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday at Girard Free Library, 105 E. Prospect St.

McDonald Historical Society will meet at 9 a.m. Thursday in the community room of the post office.


Alzheimer Network Family Support Group will meet at 1:30 p.m. Monday at Easter Seals Adult Day Care Center, 721 Boardman-Poland Road, Boardman, and at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Emmanuel Lutheran Education Building, 251 S. Broadway Ave., Salem. For information call 330-788-9755.

Alzheimer Network Family Support Group will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Zion’s Reformed United Church of Christ, 260 Main St., Greenville, and at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Children’s Rehabilitation Center, 855 Howland-Wilson Road, Howland. For information call 330-788-9755.

F.O.C.U.S. Breast-Cancer Survivors will meet at 6 p.m. Dec. 11 at Phoenix Fire Grill, 5231 Canfield-Niles Road, Canfield.

Gamblers Anonymous, a 12-step fellowship of compulsive gamblers who want to recover from their gambling addictions, will meet today at Westminster Church, 119 Stadium Drive, Boardman, and Sunday at Christ Church Presbyterian, 3425 Hopkins Road, Cornersburg. Both meetings begin promptly at 7:30 p.m. and are open only to those suffering from gambling addictions. For information call 330-505-5060.

Nar-Anon, a 12-step program for relatives and friends who have been adversely affected by a loved one’s addiction to drugs, meets at 7 p.m. every Friday at the Neil Kennedy Recovery Clinic, 160 Clifton NE, Howland. For information call 330 856-3822.

TOPS 327 will meet Monday at Christ Church Presbyterian, 1933 Canfield Road, Boardman. Weigh-in is from 6:15 to 6:45 p.m., and the meeting will follow at 7. The first meeting is free. Guests are welcome. For information call 330-793-4378 or 330-779-0144.

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

TOPS 1497, Austintown, will meet from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Thursday at Smith Corners United Methodist Church, 3000 S. Canfield-Niles Road. New members are welcome; the first meeting is free. For information call 330-507-3126.

Tri-County DBSA, a support group offering peer support to those diagnosed with a mood disorder or who believe they might have depression or bipolar disorder, plans the following meetings: today, 7:30 to 9 p.m. at Bethel Friends Church, 2771 Spitler Road, Poland; Monday, 5:30 to 6:50 p.m. at Community Solutions Association, 320 High St. NE, Warren; Wednesday, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Help Hotline Community Center, 1344 Fifth Ave., Youngstown; and Thursday, 5 to 6:30 p.m. at Carnegie Public Library, 219 E. Fourth St., East Liverpool, and 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., bipolar education session at CSA, 320 High St., in the board room. Reservation deadline is Monday; call 234-517-1470 or email For information visit


VFW Triangle Post 2799 will have a regular meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the post home, 3161 E. South Range Road, New Springfield. For information call 330-542-9928.

Club news is published Friday. Please submit information about upcoming activities to the Society Department by noon Wednesday.