Salem Preservation Society program set
SALEM The Salem Preservation Society is offering an "Identifying Architectural Styles" program at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Salem Area Chamber of Commerce. Admission is free.
Dr. Donna DeBlasio, director of the Center for Historic Preservation and professor at Youngstown State University, will speak to owners of homes and commercial property and those with an interest in architecture. She will cover building forms, construction, and materials that contribute to style and tips to guide repair and restoration efforts. A question and answer session follows. Refreshments will be served. For information call 330-337-7225.
Hunger program kicks off Thursday
YOUNGSTOWN - The Carving Out Hunger program, Charter One's annual program to raise awareness of hunger and to provide holiday meals to local families in need, kicks off at 10 a.m. Thursday at Second Harvest Food Bank of the Mahoning Valley, 2805 Salt Springs Road.
This year, the program will provide $10,000 to the food bank which will pay for more than 1,400 chickens, nearly five tons of food.
Fish fry set at Guilford Lake Ruritan Hall
GUILFORD LAKE The public is invited to an all-you-can-eat fish fry from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at the Guilford Lake Ruritan Hall on Route 172 at Hanna Drive.
Food distribution at Bunker Hill Church
SALEM - A Second Harvest Food Bank distribution will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Friday at the Bunker Hill United Methodist Church, 15096 W. Middletown Road. Attendees are to bring baskets and identification.
Breakfast set at North Benton church
NORTH BENTON The public is invited to an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 7:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the North Benton Presbyterian Church. Cost is $6.50 for adults and $3.50 for ages 6 to 12.
Concealed carry class offered Saturday
SALEM - A one-day concealed carry class taught by a National Rifle Association certified pistol instructor will be held on Saturday at the Salem Hunting Club. Pre-registration is required. Private firearm safety classes are also being offered. Additional information is available at 330-332-9847 or www.salemhuntingclub.com.
Reservations for veterans' breakfast due
LISBON Reservations are due Friday for the veterans' breakfast at 9 a.m. Nov. 11 at McKinley Elementary School, 441 E. Chestnut St. Reservations may be made by calling the office at 330-424-9869.
Breakfast set at EP?Moose Lodge
EAST PALESTINE - East Palestine Moose Lodge (Women of the Moose) are holding an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 6:30 a.m. to noon Saturday. The menu offers sausage and pancakes or french toast. Cost is $6.
Swiss steak dinner planned Saturday
EAST ROCHESTER - A Swiss steak dinner to raise funds for East Rochester's United Methodist Church will be held from 4 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the church, 24754 state Route 30. The homemade dinner will include Swiss steak, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, applesauce, cole slaw, rolls, dessert and beverages. Cost is $8.50 for adults and $4 for children 10 and under. Donations are encouraged. Carryouts are available by calling the church at 330-894-2515.
Bazaar set in Deerfield Saturday
DEERFIELD - The 108th Deerfield Cemetery Association Bazaar will be held Saturday at the Deerfield United Methodist Church, 1483 state Route 225. Beef and ham dinners will be served from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Meals include mashed potatoes, stuffing, gravy, green beans, cranberry salad, cole slaw, rolls, desserts and beverage. Cost is $8. Carryouts are available.
The bazaar will also include a variety of arts, crafts and a bake sale. The Deerfield Quilters have donated a handmade quilt that will be raffled off at the end of the evening.
Proceeds are used to assist the township with the upkeep of the three cemeteries, Deerfield Cemetery, the first cemetery and final resting place of Rachel Kelly Grant, the grandmother of U. S. President U. S. Grant; Hartzell Cemetery, which had to be moved from the shores of the Mahoning River to higher ground in 1942 to make way for the flood waters of the Berlin Reservoir; and Mottown Cemetery, located on Mahoning Road in the northeast quadrant of the township.
Deerfield residents are asked to contribute desserts, baked goods, arts and crafts and assist in the kitchen and/or dining rooms.
Crestview to honor veterans Monday
COLUMBIANA - Crestview High School and Middle School will be honoring local veterans with a continental-style breakfast and assembly on Monday. Breakfast will be served at 8 a.m. in the high school cafeteria followed by an assembly in the Performing Arts Center to honor those who have served in the armed services. Any veteran who would like to attend is asked to make reservations by calling the high school or middle school offices at 330-482-4744 or 330-482-4648.
Salem Elks Auxiliary plans dinner Nov. 19
SALEM - Members of the Ladies Auxiliary of Salem Elk's Lodge #305 are invited to its "Final Farewell Dinner" and Chinese auction at 6 p.m. Nov. 19 in the Grillroom. The menu offers Jello salad, Swiss steak and hot ham, mashed potatoes and gravy, mixed vegetables, rolls, beverages and pumpkin pie. Cost is $10 per person. Reservations are due by Nov. 12 to Dorothy Yakubek.
West Branch BOE to meet Wednesday
BELOIT- The West Branch school board will meet in special session at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday in the high school conference room to consider the second of two resolutions to place a school district income tax on the February ballot and consider any other matters that come before the board.