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Friday, November 28, 2014


American Association of University Women, Youngstown Branch, will meet at 10 a.m. Dec. 6 in the gathering room at Park Vista, 1216 Fifth Ave. Youngstown. After the business meeting, there will be a reading of “The Empty Hook” by local author Joe Dragovich. Autographed copies of the book will be for sale. Sylvia Shirilla will sing Christmas carols, and a $15 holiday lunch will be served by Park Vista. There will be a new item auction. For information call 330-702-0567.


Girard High School Band Boosters will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday 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 on Route 224 in Boardman. All classmates and spouses are invited.

Woodrow Wilson High School Class of 1951 will have its Christmas dinner Dec. 10 at Caffe Capri in Boardman. The classes of 1950 and 1952 are welcome. Reservations are due as soon as possible. Call Lois Zins Lee at 330-757-4539 or Joe Nudo at 330-758-4467. The class also will meet for breakfast at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Landmark Restaurant, 7424 Market St., Boardman. Classmates and guests are invited.


Kent State University Mothers will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday for a Christmas party at Trotters Chase, 695 E. Western Reserve Road, Building No. 300 in Poland. Hostesses are Jen Luscre, Mary Schaade, Billie Wetzel and Mary Jo Craig. Take a covered dish and place setting. Call Luscre at 330-542-3122 for information. New members are welcome.

Poland Center Homemakers will meet for lunch at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Bob Evans restaurant.


Boardman Poland Junior Women’s League will have a Christmas social Monday at Michael Alberini’s, 1140 Boardman-Poland Road in Boardman. Cocktails will begin at 6:30 p.m., and dinner will be served at 7. Members are reminded to take items from Animal Charity’s wish list and/or a monetary donation. The league is open to all women over 18 residing in Mahoning, Trumbull, and Columbiana counties. For information or to join, contact Linda Fabian at 330-782-8208.


Friends of the Poland Library will meet Tuesday. The program will be given by Thomas Welsh, who will speak on “Classic Restaurants of Youngstown.” Hostesses are June Deeley, Louise Martinko, Mary Jane Pavelko and Peg Shirey. Coffee hour is at 9:30 a.m. Meetings are open to the public, and new members are welcome. Donations of books, magazines, CD’s and DVD’s for the book cart are accepted at all meetings. For information call Bertha Eszenyi, 330-757-1837.


Aglow International Alliance Area Lighthouse will meet at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Alliance Christian Center, 670 W. Main St., Alliance. Lucy Leija, an evangelist and missionary, will speak. A donation of $3 is requested. Take snacks or finger foods to share.

Diocesan Infant Jesus of Prague Guild will meet for the monthly Mass at Dec. 10 at St. Joseph Church, 4545 New Road, Austintown, with the rosary at 8:30 a.m. and Mass at 9. A Christmas party will follow; the cost is $18 and reservations are due by Monday.

Girard Knights of Columbus Council 2935 will meet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the hall, 122 N. State St.

Junior Seton Circle will have its monthly meeting followed by a luncheon at noon Dec. 11 at A La Cart Catering in Canfield. The program will be presented by Sister Gay Rowzie.

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., Girard.


D.A.R.E. Singles Group, which meets at Disciples Christian Church, 565 Boardman-Canfield Road, Boardman, has planned the following: Tuesdays, Dec. 2 and 9, dance classes at Judy Conti’s in Austintown, 7 p.m.; Wednesday, walking at Southern Park Mall, meet at food court, 6:30 p.m.; Thursday, new-member meeting at the church, 7:30 p.m.; Dec. 5, lobby of Movies 8 in Shops at Boardman Park, 6:30 p.m.


Alzheimer Network Family Support Group will meet on 7 p.m. Tuesday at Zion’s Reformed United Church of Christ, 260 Main St., Greenville, Pa.; at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Children’s Rehabilitation Center, 855 Howland-Wilson Road, Howland; and at noon Dec. 6 at Sunrise Assisted Living of Poland, 335 W. McKinley Way. All family members and caregivers of Alzheimer patients are invited at no charge. For information call 330-788-9755.

F.O.C.U.S. Breast-Cancer Survivors will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday at TJ’s in the Holiday Inn, 7410 South Ave., Boardman. All breast-cancer survivors are welcome. For information call 330-318-8060.

Nar-Anon, a 12-step program for relatives and friends who have been adversely affected by a loved one’s addiction to drugs, will meet at 7 p.m. Friday at 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. followed by the meeting 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 community room at the Girard Free Library, 105 E. Prospect St. Weigh-in is from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., and the meeting will follow.


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