Museum bookstore open for Fun Day
SALEM - In addition to the previously announced activities for today's Family Fall Fun Day, the Salem Historical Society Museum will have the new bookstore/gift shop at the Dale Shaffer Library open with items of local interest. Docent Jerry Laska will be present at selected times at the Freedom Hall. Society President David Shivers will demonstrate on the restored player piano in the library's meeting room.
Shoot for a Cure scheduled Sunday
LISBON -The American Cancer Society fund raiser, the ninth annual Shoot for a Cure, will be held Sunday at the Columbiana County Fish and Game, 45716 Middle Beaver Road. The event features 100 sporting clays for $30 and 100 trap shoots for $20. Sporting clays starts at 9 a.m. The trap shoots follow at approximately 1 p.m. Clays entry closes at 11 a.m. Prizes will be awarded on all three events and high over all. The kitchen will be open for breakfast at 8 a.m. Door prizes and silent auction items will be available including a lottery basket, shooter's basket, breast cancer awareness basket. A Dave Barnhouse print signed by the artist will also be raffled. All proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society Relay for Life. For more information call Wayne Saling 330-385-7399.
Salem mayor calls council meeting
SALEM - Salem Mayor John C. Berlin is calling for a special meeting of Salem City Council to be held at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday in council chambers to discuss the renewal of a one-year note with a due date of Sept. 28, 2012.
Salem 1969 lunch
SALEM - The Salem High School Class of 1969 will meet for lunch at noon Sunday at BB Rooners.
Performer set at Columbiana Library
COLUMBIANA - Bill Jamerson will visit the Columbiana Public Library from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Sept. 25. His programs have been described as a cross between a book talk and a music concert. Audience participation is encouraged with questions and a sing along. Jamerson has interviewed hundreds of former Civilian Conservation Corps enrollees and used their stories in his PBS documentary Camp Forgotten, his historical novel Big Shoulders and his CD. Registration is required at 330-482-5509.
Sale at Animal
Welfare Thrift Store
HOWLAND - The Animal Welfare Thrift Store, The Menagerie, at 6037 E. Market St., is having a one-day, 50 percent off storewide sale. The public is invited from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 26. For more information call 330-856-5174.
Salem Kiwanis plans lunch
SALEM - The Salem Kiwanis Club plans to meet for lunch at noon Sept. 27 at the Salem Community Center. Brook Pidgeon will discuss his plans for Timberlanes.
Winona Historical Society to meet
WINONA - The Winona Area Historical Society's meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 4 at the Friends Meeting House on Winona Road.
VFW Auxiliary winner named
LISBON - Winfred Aderhold was the winner of the 50/50 drawing recently sponsored by Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4111 Ladies Auxiliary. The auxiliary's next meeting begins at 7 p.m. Oct. 1.
Aglow International Salem Lighthouse
SALEM - Aglow International Salem Lighthouse plans to meet at 10 a.m. Oct. 2 at the Sleepy Hollow Golf Course, 374 Homeworth Road. Guest speaker is Christine Woolf. An $8 donation includes lunch. Woolf attends the Friends Church where she is the teacher of the Covenant class and leader of the young women's discipleship group.
Free sibling class set at hospital
SALEM - Salem Community Hospital's family education program is offering a free sibling class from 10 a.m. to noon Oct. 13 at the hospital. This class helps prepare children for the arrival of a new infant through discussions on the physical characteristics, behavior and care of newborns. A tour of the hospital's maternity unit is also provided. The class is open to children ages 3 to 10. Participants must be accompanied by a parent. To register call 330-332-7436.
Access for Salem hospital suggested
SALEM - Salem Community Hospital is encouraging patients and visitors to enter the hospital through the ground floor lobby entrance at the Salem Medical Center (SMC). The SMC lobby is located across the street from the main hospital, next to the north parking lot on East State Street.
Wheelchair and Transport Assistance from the SMC: Beginning at 7 a.m. Monday, receptionists will provide wheelchair assistance at the SMC lobby entrance from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays. During these hours, patients may be dropped off under the portico outside the SMC entrance while their driver parks in the north parking lot. Staff members will be available to transport those needing assistance to and from the main hospital.
After Hours Access: After 9 p.m. each day, visitors and patients must enter the hospital through the emergency department.
Shuttle Service from Parking Lot: "Gus the Bus" and the golf cart shuttle service will be available to transport patients and visitors as follows:
Gus the Bus: This service will continue to run through Oct. 12 from 6 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, to transport people to and from the north parking lot to the main hospital entrance. After this date, the bus hours of operation and its pick-up/drop-off route will be re-evaluated and may be changed based on utilization.
Golf Cart: The golf cart will continue to run from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, weather permitting, to transport people to and from the north parking lot to the SMC lobby. Limited parking will continue to be available immediately in front of the hospital's main and business office entrances. For more information call 330-332-7227.
Leetonia Junior Class bus trip set
LEETONIA - The Leetonia Junior Class is sponsoring a bus trip to New York City, leaving the evening of Nov. 2 and returning the morning of Nov. 4. Cost is $90 per person. Seats are limited. For more information call Shelly Moore at 330-831-5578.