Free recital of euphonium music offered tonight
COLUMBIANA - Eric Bable of Columbiana and Tom Mahovsky of Conneaut Lake, Pa., will present "Thief! A Euphonium Recital of Stolen Repertoire," a free recital of euphonium music, at 7 p.m. today at Columbiana High School. The euphonium is a conical-bore, tenor-voiced brass instrument. A short reception will follow the performance.
New exercise programs set
at Community Center
SALEM - Two new programs begin Sunday at the Salem Community Center.
"Core Camp" at 1 p.m. is guaranteed to shape up core muscles (abs, back and glutes) while providing enough intensity to elevate heart rate. Cost is $6 for members and $7 for non-members. All class passes and wellness memberships are welcome.
"Women on Weights," back by popular demand, begins at 2 p.m. This popular eight-week class incorporates a combination of weight machines and free weights performed in a circuit-style routine. Cost is $55 for members and $65 for non-members.
East Palestine school
board to meet Monday
EAST PALESTINE - East Palestine City School District Board of Education's organizational meeting and regular monthly meeting begins at 6 p.m. Monday in the EPES media center.
Columbiana school board plans reorganization meeting
COLUMBIANA - The annual budget hearing, annual organization meeting and regular meeting of the Columbiana Exempted Village Schools Board of Education begins at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the high school media center.
Alliance Hospital schedules
volunteer orientation program
ALLIANCE - Alliance Community Hospital (ACH) will host its monthly "Ventures in Volunteering" orientation program for potential volunteers from 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesday in conference room 1-A, located inside the Cafe.
Each month a "Ventures in Volunteering" orientation program is held at the hospital to introduce interested individuals to the mechanics of hospital volunteering. For hospital volunteers, this orientation is a mandatory program that covers a variety of topics including: Planetree hospital concepts, patient confidentiality, and the benefits associated with volunteering at ACH.
"Whether our volunteers are baking cookies, discharging patients, offering Soft Touch hand-rub treatments, assisting patrons in the gift shop and snack shop, or simply holding a patient's hand, they take their commitment very seriously and take great pride in the services they provide here," said Michele Quinn, coordinator of volunteer services.
Currently there are over 50 service areas at ACH. Areas include those that are service oriented, clerical or patient centered. "We are receiving more requests from our staff for volunteers who are willing to spend time in patient care areas, and we try to tailor each volunteer's service to their skills and comfort level," said Quinn.
Case manager to speak at SCH Auxiliary meeting
SALEM - Betsy Williams, Salem Community Hospital's assistant director of case management, will speak when the SCH Auxiliary meets at 9:30 a.m. Jan. 10 in the small dining room at the back of the hospital cafeteria. The public is invited.
Monthly blood drives
set at Alliance Hospital
ALLIANCE - Alliance Community Hospital will host an American Red Cross blood drive every month during 2013. All pre-scheduled drives will be held on the second Thursday of each month. The first of the drives is scheduled from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 10 in conference room 1-A, inside the hospital cafe. Donors must be at least 17 years of age (16 years of age with parental consent), weigh no less than 110 pounds, and present a valid ID at the time of the donation.
Donors are encouraged to go online at to establish their own profile, thus enabling them to schedule an appointment to a given drive at their own convenience. The volunteer department staff will also be happy to schedule appointments for donors.
For more information about the blood drive sponsorship program or to schedule an appointment call 330-596-7822 or 330-596-7821.
Salem 1958 to meet for breakfast at Adele's Place
SALEM - The Salem High School Class of 1958 is having breakfast at 9 a.m. Jan. 12 at Adele's Place. The class is also sponsoring the ROC Center.
Auditions planned for
'City of Angels' Jan. 20-21
SALEM - Salem Community Theatre at 490 E. State St. will hold open auditions for the smash hit musical comedy, "City of Angels" from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Jan. 20 and 21. Winner of six Tony Awards, including Best Musical and Best Original Score, "City of Angels" is a swinging, sexy, smart, and hilarious musical comedy, directed by Michael Dempsey.
All actors with the exceptions of those playing Stine and Stone play at least two characters (one in the "real world" and one in the "reel world"). All roles are open.
Performances begin at 8 p.m. April 19, 20, 26 and 27; and at 2 p.m. April 21 and 28. Rehearsals begin Feb. 24. For more information contact Dempsey at 330-397-3667, or the box office at 330-332-9688 (salemcommunitytheatre.org).
Salem 1944 to meet for breakfast at Adele's Place
SALEM - The Salem High School Class of 1944 plans to meet for breakfast at 9 a.m. Jan. 14 at Adele's Place.
Free course in health care field offered at Career Center
LISBON - A free course is being offered by the Columbiana County Career and Technical Center ABLE to adults interested in entering a career in the health care field. The course encompasses basic anatomy, biology, medical terminology, and contextualized mathematics. The class will be held in the evening over a six-week period. For more information call 330-424-9561 Ext. 190.
Lisbon school board
to meet at 5 p.m. Tuesday
LISBON - The regular meeting of the Lisbon Exempted Village Board of Education starts at 5 p.m. Tuesday in the board room at the BOE office.