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January 15, 2014
Salem News

Library Board of Trustees will meet

LEETONIA- The Leetonia Community Public Library Board of Trustees has changed its meeting to 5 p.m. Thursday at the library.

Breakfast will be served at the Saxon Club

SALEM - The public is invited to an all-you-can-eat homemade breakfast buffet from 7 to 10 a.m. Saturday at the Saxon Club, 1980 Newgarden Road (state Route 9).

Scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, fried potatoes, sausage gravy and biscuits, pancakes, Belgian waffles, pastries, and tropical fruit will be served. Cost is $6 for adults and children, which includes a beverage of juice, coffee and tea, and free for under 5 years. Carryouts are available by calling 330-222-1770.

St. Paul confirmation class backing?Banquet

SALEM - Members of the St. Paul confirmation class will sponsor and serve the Banquet in Salem from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Memorial Building, 785 E. State St.

The menu includes wedding soup, roast beef, mashed potatoes and gravy, mixed vegetables, salad, fresh vegetables and fruit, and assorted desserts. Additional sponsors are needed. For more information call Patty Colian at 330-831-2169.

Portion of state Route 170 will be closed

CALCUTTA - Beginning Jan. 21, state Route 170 will be closed during daytime hours north of Calcutta for tree trimming work.

Ohio Department of Transportation's Columbiana County crew will use a "SkyTrim" unit for canopy removal and right of way clearing and maintenance between Township Road 1036 and 1032. Crews are expected to work on state Route 170 for the next three weeks between 8:15 a.m. and 3 p.m., Monday through Friday. No official detour will be posted. Motorists should plan ahead to avoid delays.

Salem Music Study Club will meet Jan. 22

SALEM - The Salem Music Study Club meeting begins at 7 p.m. Jan. 22 in the Education Building of the Emmanuel Lutheran Church.

Members will work on the district convention plans. Guests are welcome. The theme is "Colorful Winter Music." A program will be presented by Marsha Wilson. The club is affiliated with the National Federation of Music Clubs and the Ohio Federation of Music Clubs.

Library hosting preschool sleepover

COLUMBIANA - Children ages 2-5, and their stuffed animal, are invited to a Stuffed Animal Sleepover Preschool Storytime Program from 10 to 10:45 am. Jan. 23 at the Columbiana Public Library.

After the program featuring stories, fingerplays, songs and a craft, the "stuffed friends" are invited to spend the night.

Pre-registration is requested in person at the library or by calling 330-482-5509.

Connecting at Heartland planned Jan. 23

COLUMBIANA - Heartland Christian School at 28 Pittsburgh St. is hosting a Connecting at Heartland meeting at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 23.

This special meeting has been set aside for parents of kindergartener-to-be and first grader-to-be students for the 2014-15 school year. In addition to general information concerning the many opportunities at HCS, the Ohio EdChoice Expansion Scholarship will be addressed. Qualification for the full-tuition, renewable scholarship given each year is based on the family-income level. For scholarship information call Cindy Russo at the Heartland office at 330-482-2331.

There will be complimentary childcare for children ages 3 and above provided in the preschool by the preschool teachers. Reservations may be made by calling 330-482-2331.

Community Supported Ag program set

SALEM - The Community Supported Agriculture program will be presented from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Jan. 27 in the Quaker Room at the Salem Public Library.

Presenter Lee Lichtenwalner, co-owner of locally operated Dandelion Lane Farms, will explain how Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) began, the many ways to benefit from local agriculture, and how each individual or family can participate in acquiring healthful, locally produced foods.

Lichtenwalner, whose long work career has included being a member of the United States Air Force, a software systems analyst for the Department of Energy and an employee with the U.S. Treasury Department, now shares ownership of Dandelion Lane Farms with his wife, Dawn. She has nearly 25 years of experience in the food business industry.

Registration for this free program is required online at For more information call 330-332-0042.

United Wall of Fame seeking nominations

HANOVERTON - The United Wall of Fame committee is seeking nominations for the class of 2014. Candidates, for the 18th class of inductees, must have graduated from United High School at least 10 years ago to be eligible in the categories of academic/career, athletic, cultural/performing arts and outstanding service.

Those who did not graduate from United may be nominated in the special honorary category. The nomination deadline is Feb. 15. Nomination forms are available on the school website or by email to with the subject line Wall of Fame. Completed forms should be mailed to United Wall of Fame Committee, 8143 state Route 9, Hanoverton 44423. This year's induction dinner is May 24.

Fat Tuesday fundraiser is March 4 at SCC

SALEM The Feed the Salem Community Pantry Fat Tuesday celebration will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. March 4 at the Salem Community Center. All proceeds will go to the Salem Community Pantry.

Celebrity chefs are needed for the fundraising event, sponsored by the Salem Community Center, Salem Rotary Club and Salem Kiwanis Club. Those interested in becoming a celebrity chef will be asked to prepare food (small portions) for 50 people. Chefs must provide their own warming device (non-electric) and a server for their table. A sign with your name, or name of your business, will be provided and displayed on your table. The deadline to reserve a table is Feb. 14.

For more information visit the SCC website at or call 330-332-5885. Tickets for the event will go on sale Feb. 1 and may be purchased at the SCC or from a Rotary or Kiwanis member.

SCC's Womens Night Out is March 19

SALEM - Sponsorship, advertising and vendor tables are now available for the Salem Community Center's fifth annual Womens Night Out on March 19. Womens Night Out centers around information, products and services for females of all ages. Last year's event was sold out. Approximately 400 women are expected to attend this year. To ensure a successful night of information and entertainment, area businesses are encouraged to become a sponsor, advertiser and/or vendor. All proceeds from this event will benefit the operation of the SCC Childrens Fitness Center.

For more information call 330-332-5885 or stop by the SCC front desk.



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