Emotions Anonymous to meet
SALEM - Emotions Anonymous will meet from 2 to 3 p.m. Monday at the Salvation Army, 1249 N. Ellsworth Ave. For more information call 330-332-1045.
Public Employee Retirees
LISBON -Columbiana County Public Employee Retirees Inc. Chapter 59 will meet at l p.m. July 9 at Taste of Country. A representative from the Better Business Bureau will speak.
Beaver Local drivers ed
LISBON - AAA Driver Education classes starting July 9 at Beaver Local High School still has openings. All area students, including home-schooled students, are eligible to attend. For more information call 330-532-2878.
Pizza for Columbiana Seniors
COLUMBIANA - Columbiana Senior Citizens will meet for a pizza luncheon at 10 a.m. July 10 at the Upper Room. The group will also meet at 10 a.m. July 24 and are to bring a sack lunch.
Salem 1953 dinner set
SALEM - The Salem High School Class of 1953 plans to meet for dinner at 6 p.m. July 12 in the back room at Ricky's English Pub.
Salem Amateur Radio
SALEM - The Salem Area Amateur Radio Association's meeting on July 5 has been changed to a picnic at 6 p.m. July 12 at the home of Ginger Grilli, 1530 E. State St.
Strawberry Festival at Masons
SALEM -The public is invited to the Amaranth Strawberry Festival from 4 to 7 p.m. July 21 at the Salem Masonic Temple, 788 E. State St. A complete dinner will be served including fresh baked desserts . Cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children 6 and under. Tickets will be sold at the door.
Paradise Lawn Festival
CANFIELD - The Paradise Lawn Festival will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. July 21 at 10020 New Buffalo Road. The event, to be held rain or shine, offers food, raffle baskets, a country store, bake sale, games and activities. A concert featuring God's Quad begins at 3:30 p.m.
Taste of the Tri-State expo
EAST LIVERPOOL - Ohio Valley Home Health Services Inc. will host the third annual "Taste of the Tri-State" business expo and charity fund raiser on July 26 at the East Liverpool Motor Lodge. Doors open at 5 p.m. with live entertainment by Steubenville's Dave Watkins and his "Tribute to Dean Martin and His Pals" show at 6 p.m. Attendees can browse and shop local vendors and businesses, enjoy food and appetizers, and take a chance on winning valuable prizes during the charity auctions.
Tickets are $5 and are available in advance by calling 330-385-2333 or 800-428-3434 or at the door on the night of the event. For more information contact Megan Shimmel at email@example.com.
All proceeds from the evening's festivities will assist OVHHS in its continued mission of providing in-home charity healthcare to residents residing in Columbiana, Jefferson, Brooke and Hancock counties.
Breakfast buffet planned
SALEM-A public breakfast buffet will be served from 7:30 to 10 a.m. July 28 at the Salem Masonic Temple, 788 E. State St. Cost is $6 for adults, $3 for children under age 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 handicapped accessible elevator. Proceeds will be directed to the Salem Masonic Building Fund.
Sebring Legion Auxiliary
SEBRING - The Sebring American Legion Post 76 Auxiliary will meet at 7 p.m. Aug. 8 at the post.
Firestone Park Festival
COLUMBIANA -The 26th annual Firestone Park Festival of the Arts is slated Aug. 4. Mark Frost will serve as this year's master of ceremonies.
Entertainment begins at 9 a.m. with Doc Pritchard playing the calliope. At 10 a.m. Gary and Cheryl Kekel will perform contemporary and traditional standards. The Salem Community Theatre offers high energy acts from their upcoming production of "Footloose" at 11 a.m. Angel's Wings, a harp and flute duo, follows at noon with Get Out 'N Push at 1 p.m. At 2 p.m., Natalie Sprouse, a local favorite will sing. Just prior to her performance, the Columbiana Area Tourism Bureau will announce the winners of the Best of Show booths. The winner of the day's 50/50 raffle will also be announced. Tickets are available at the chamber office or at the festival in the chamber tent located by the antiques.
Admission is free and open to the public with free parking in the park. For more information call the tourism office at 330-482-3822 Monday through Friday.