Food distribution set in Winona this morning
WINONA - A food distribution will be held from 10 a.m. to noon today at the Winona Friends Church, 4615 Whinnery Road. Families and individuals living in the United Local School District are eligible.
Pam Stenzel to speak at Salem First Friends Church
SALEM - Renowned international speaker Pam Stenzel will be speak at 7 p.m. Feb. 1 at the Salem First Friends Church, 1028 Jennings Ave. Stenzel tackles the tough issues of sex with candor, insight, humor, and the challenge for young people to get the abstinence advantage. This community wide event contains material suitable for seventh graders and older. Refreshments follow the presentation.
Grief support sessions
offered at Emmanuel Lutheran
SALEM - New Horizon grief support sessions are available to all adults who are grieving the loss of a loved one through death. Sessions begin from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Feb. 5 and will run for eight weeks in the Emmanuel Lutheran Church Education Building at 251 S. Broadway Ave. The facilitator will be Kim Calhoun of Hospice of the Valley. For more information, or to register for this group, call the church office at 330-332-5042.
Soup sale planned at Calla Community Church
CANFIELD - Calla Community Church's missionary society is sponsoring a soup sale from 4 p.m. Feb. 7, until sold out, at 6482 W. Calla Road. Potato soup and chicken with homemade noodles are available at $6 per quart. Also featured will be fresh baked bread at $2 per loaf. Proceeds benefit local mission projects. To pre-order call 330-507-2255 or 330-501-1597.
Family Practice staff
sponsors Banquet in Salem
SALEM - The staff at the Family Practice Center of Salem is sponsoring and volunteering their time to host the Banquet in Salem in appreciation for the kindness and generosity the physicians at the Family Practice Center have shown throughout the year, including Dr. Richard Fawcett, Dr. Richard Banning, Dr. James Gardner, Dr. Dean Economous and Dr. Michael Sevilla. The meal will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Memorial Building, 785 E. State St. Chicken noodle soup, pork loin, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, applesauce, rolls, fresh vegetables and fruit and ice cream sundaes will be served.
Additional sponsors are needed. For more information call Patty Colian at 330-831-2169.
St. David's Day Banquet
set in Youngstown March 1
YOUNGSTOWN - St. David's Society will hold its 123rd annual St. David's Day Banquet in honor of the Patron Saint of Wales on March 1 at the Saxon Club Pavilion. Festivities begin at 2 p.m.
The banquet is the signature event of St. David's Society and always held on the Saturday closest to March 1, St. David's Day. The banquet hall will be decked out with Welsh flags, shields, banners, pictures of St. David and daffodils, the national flower of Wales. Musical entertainment is provided by Jennifer Jones Mosher.
The public is invited. Cost is $19.50. For reservations call 330-792-2000 prior to Feb. 22. For membership information contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Vacation Bible School
SALEM - Lion and Lamb Christian Resources in Salem and Niles will host Vacation Bible School (VBS) workshops from 6 to 8 p.m. Feb. 7 at Grace Fellowship Church, 2150 Niles Cortland Road SE, Warren, 330-505-1319; and 10 a.m. to noon Feb. 8 at Lion and Lamb, 145 S. Broadway Ave., 330-332-8501.
Presentations will run two hours, with time afterward to talk with the workshop presenters and view VBS materials. VBS starter kits are in store and available now to review.