Beloit Fire Department hosting fish fry
BELOIT- The Beloit Fire Department will host a fish fry from 4 to 7 p.m. Oct. 26 at Station #1 on Fifth Street. Cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under.
Domestic violence and abuse program set
SALEM -A domestic violence and abuse awareness presentation kicks off today in the lecture hall at Kent State University, 2491 state Route 45 S.
The public is invited from 10 to 11 a.m. Guest speakers include Donna Beery, Columbiana County Sheriff Ray Stone and representatives from the Christina House.
United Methodist Women holding bazaar
CANFIELD - The United Methodist Women will present their 72nd annual bazaar from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Canfield United Methodist Church, 27 S. Broad St. A cafeteria-style luncheon will be available from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.
This event is free and open to the public and includes bargains of gently used books, clothing, housewares, toys and furniture.
There will also be handmade rugs, floral arrangements, gift Items, holiday decorations, baked goods, candies, and the famous CUMC cole slaw for sale.
Proceeds will be distributed to the church's ministries as well as community outreach programs, including Operation Blessing, The Rescue Mission, United Methodist Community Center, Community Chest and Canfield CareNet.
Friends of Beaver Creek breakfast is Sunday
EAST LIVERPOOL - Friends of Beaver Creek State Park's last pancake and sausage breakfast of the season is scheduled from 8 a.m. to noon Sunday at The Barn in Pioneer Village at 12021 Echo Dell Road.
Oct. 21 is the last day to visit the Trading Post which is open from noon to 4 p.m.
Items available include candle holders, cheese slicers, and other items from the Ted B. Appleby Blacksmithy; wheat, cornmeal and buckwheat flours ground in Gaston's Mill, Beaver Creek T-shirts, ghost books by Alice Whitehill, recipe books, historic games, candies in glass jars, beverages, jewelry, crafts, toys, etc.
The next meeting begins at 6 p.m. Nov. 6 at the Trading Post. For more information call 330-227-3085 or 330-227-3939.
Southern Local NHS hosting blood drive
SALINEVILLE - The Southern Local Senior High National Honor Society will host an American Red Cross blood drive from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday in the high school gymnasium. This event is open to the public.
Donors must have a valid photo ID in order to give blood, be in general good health and feeling well, and weigh at least 110 pounds.
Library presenting Tinker Bell movie
COLUMBIANA - A Tinker Bell movie begins at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Columbiana Public Library.
The movie is rated G with an approximate run time of 80 minutes. For more information or the title contact the library at 330-482-5509 or stop in.
Alzheimeer Support Group will meet
SALEM -The Alzheimer Network Family Support Group meeting starts at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Emmanuel Education Building, 251 S. Broadway Ave.
For more information call 330-788-9755.
Senior Citizens Club will meet Oct. 24
SALEM - The Salem Senior Citizens Club plans to meet at 12:30 p.m. Oct. 24 in the Memorial Building. Members should pay their dues, then buy tickets for Thanksgiving dinner and get Christmas dinner free.
Salem Library trustees will meet Oct. 24
SALEM - The board of trustees of the Salem Public Library will meet at 4:30 p.m. Oct. 24 in the board room.
Library presenting Halloween program
SALEM - The Salem Public Library will present Haunted Gingerbread Houses and Spooky Stories at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 25.
This family event includes non-scary Halloween stories and each family will work together to build a Halloween-themed gingerbread house.
This program is open to families with children under the age of 12 and Halloween costumes are welcome. All supplies are provided.
This program is free but registration is required at the library or by calling 330-332-0042 option 3.
Crestview Music Boosters selling fruit
COLUMBIANA - The Crestview Music Boosters is holding its annual Citrus Fruit Sale through Oct. 25. Grapefruit, naval oranges, juice oranges, tangelos and fruit baskets are available.
To order contact any Crestview Middle/High School music student or Melanie Stelts at 234-567-3486.
Networking meeting, training scheduled
CALCUTTA - In observance of October as National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, a networking meeting and mini training will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 29 at the Calcutta Ponderosa. Dinner is included.
Reservations are required by calling Daryl Hersh at Ozer Ministries at 330-426-2147.
Driving school classes offered at SHS
SALEM - AAA Driving School will offer an afternoon class at Salem High School from 3 to 6 p.m. Oct. 29. Registration forms are available in the school office.
There will be a morning class from 6:30 to 7:30 a.m. beginning Oct. 30 at SHS for those unable to attend afternoon class. Cost for both classes is $340; and $320 for AAA members. For more information call 330-277-0052.
SAVNA will administer flu shots Nov. 6
DAMASCUS -The Salem Area Visiting Nurse Association (SAVNA) will administer flu shots from 10 a.m. to noon and 4 to 6 p.m. Nov. 6 at the Damascus United Methodist Church.
This event is sponsored by the Damascus Ruritan Club as a public service.
Tickets available for Taste in Salem
SALEM -The Salem Area Chamber of Commerce continues to sell tickets for the 16th annual Taste in Salem event at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Salem Golf Club.
Part of the fund raiser's proceeds benefit the United Way campaign of Northern Columbiana County. Tickets are $30 per person and are available at the chamber office on East State Street. Tickets are $35 at the door.
Cuisine from restaurants throughout Columbiana County will be enjoyed by attendees. The annual Diamond Drop, sponsored by Troll's Jewelry, is another popular feature. The 50/50 drawing and the Chinese auction will showcase items from area businesses.
A new event for 2012 is an auction of selected items by local auctioneer, Harry Hofmeister. Music will feature Steve Fazzini and sponsored by Sterling House. The audience will again vote on their favorite foods in four categories.
Each year, the "Heart and Soul" award is given to an individual in Salem who exemplifies service to the community. This year's honoree is Jack Yarnell, Salem Summer Concert coordinator.
Masters of ceremonies will be Janet Keene and Frank Zamarelli. George W.S. Hays, director of the Northern Columbiana County United Way, will assist with the Diamond Drop. For more information or to purchase tickets call the chamber at 330-337-3473.
Salem Library offering Babies and Books
SALEM - The Salem Public Library is offering a new program: Babies and Books.
Babies up to 18 months of age are invited to this program, based on the nationally known "Mother Goose on the Loose" program. Babies and Books begins at 10 a.m. on Mondays, weekly until Nov. 12. Grownups should be prepared to sit on the floor so that they can sing, dance, lift, and bounce babies. This program is free and no registration is required. For more information call 330-332-0042 or stop in.
Boy Scouts hosting fund-raising dinner
SALEM - Boy Scout Troop 2 is hosting a spaghetti dinner fund raiser on Saturday at the First United Methodist Church, 244 S. Broadway Ave.
The public is invited from 4 to 7 p.m. The menu offers spaghetti and meatballs, salad, Italian bread, homemade dessert, coffee, tea or punch.
Cost is $7 and free for children 6 and under. In addition to the dine-in service, a convenient, drive-thru carryout is offered at the church by driving up to the south portico.
Damascus Ruritans planning breakfast
DAMASCUS - The Damascus Ruritan Club is finalizing plans for an all-you-can-eat community breakfast to be served from 7 to 11 a.m. Nov. 3 at the Damascus United Methodist Church, 300 Valley Road.
Handicap parking is available. Cost is $6 for adults, and $3 for children 12 and under. The West Branch Area Ladies Ruritan Club will hold a bake sale during the breakfast.
Negley Masonic Lodge offering dumplings
NEGLEY - Negley Masonic Lodge will hold its annual Apple Dumpling Night from 4 to 7 p.m. Nov. 3 at the lodge, 50873 Richardson Ave.
Cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children 12 and under. This is an all-you-can-eat event, and carryout orders are available.