- DEERFIELD -The Deerfield Historical Society's meeting is slated from 7 to 8 p.m. Jan. 28 at the Deerfield Town Hall, 1450 state Route 14. The public is welcome.
- SALEM - The Salem High School Class of 1955 is invited to lunch at 11:30 a.m. Jan. 29 at Adele's Place.
- SALEM - The Salem High School Class of 1973 plans to meet for breakfast at 10 a.m. Feb. 1 at the Skyline Diner.
- COLUMBIANA - Classmates of the Fairfield/Waterford High School Class of 1959 are invited to dinner at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 3 at Cafe 422 in Boardman.
- SALEM - Twelve members of Weingart Cousins met recently. The group's next breakfast meeting begins at 9 a.m. Feb. 11.
- SALEM - Goshen Home Extension will meet for lunch at 11 a.m. Feb. 14 at the Salem Hills Golf and Country Club.
- SEBRING - The Sebring High School group "To infinity and beyond" is sponsoring a family board game night from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Jan. 29 at Sebring High School. Admission is $2 per person. Admission price also includes pizza and a beverage. Popcorn will be available for sale. All proceeds will fund the group's trip to London and Paris.
- SALEM - The Seven and One Club met Jan. 15 at the home of Mrs. John Hively in New Waterford. Her guests included Mrs. Keith Keslar and Mrs. Roger Cooley. Cards were played after the luncheon with prizes being won by the following: Mrs. Larry Dearth, first place; Mrs. Gerald Mincks, second place; Mrs. Jack Bruderly, travel. Mrs. Hively served an apple cake topped with whipped cream for dessert. The next club night begins at 7 p.m. Feb. 19 at the Dearth home.
- CANFIELD - Divorce/Death Aren't Really the End meets at 7:30 p.m. every Thursday at the Disciples Christian Church, 565 Boardman-Canfield Road. Upcoming events include:
Feb. 1: Bowling at Boardman Lanes, 7 p.m.
Feb. 4, 11, 18, 25: Dance classes, Judy Conti's, Austintown, 7 p.m.
Feb. 7, 14: Movies 8, lobby, Shops of Boardman Park, 6:30 p.m.
Feb. 12: Volunteer at Second Harvest Food Bank, 5-7 p.m.
Feb. 17: Meet-up at Mocha House, Boardman, 7 p.m.
Feb. 19: Practice bowling night at Wedgewood Lanes, 7 p.m.
Feb. 22: Bowling extravaganza at Boardman Lanes, 7 p.m.
Feb. 28: Card night at Denny's, Boardman, 6-10 p.m.
For more information call 330-793-5856, 330-533-7062 or 330-793-1484.
- NORTH GEORGETOWN - Sid French of Cuyahoga Falls was elected president during election of officers held recently for the Columbiana County Antique Tractor Association. Other new officers include John Cochran of Tallmadge, vice president; John Harris of North Georgetown, treasurer; and Reva Montgomery of Lordstown, secretary. The club thanked outgoing officers, Dennis Flugan and Jim Elder, for all their hard work these past years.
The club is planning the 2014 pulling season. The new season starts in April and ends in September with at least two jackpot pulls this year with the option for more. Monthly meetings begin at 7 p.m. the first Thursday of each month at the North Georgetown Fire Hall. Anyone interested in antique tractor pulls is welcome to attend. For more information call 330-310-5413 or 330-814-7245.
- SALEM - The Salem High School Class of 1974 is holding its 40th-year reunion this summer and is seeking addresses for classmates.
The information may be forwarded to the SHS Alumni Office at 330-332-1427. The classmates include: Beth Kleinman McDevitt, Bob Krebs, Cathy Booth Brown, Cheryl Denkhaus, Chester Fortune, Cliff Protzman, David Callahan, David Crookston, David Gushert, David Mrugala, David Ray, Debbie Hardwick Cross, Debbie Rummel, Donna Markovich, Doreen Singer Chamberlain, Earl May III, James Votaw, John Coler, John Hughes, Judy Cowie Schneider, Kathleen Leipper Kosch, Kay Adams Lake, Kurt VanFossan, Leeanne Curtis, Mark Janosik, Mark Landwert, Mark Stilwell, Martin Field, Mary Cernuto Constantino, Mary Wright Kelley, Maryanne Snyder Cline, Maurice Smith, Michael Colian, Mike Crouse, Mike Jordan, Mike McBride, Mike McGowan, Mike Miner, Pam Brennan Steens, Patricia Snyder, Patti Preisler Powell, Randy Hrvatin, Randy Roberts, Rose Rance, Roxi Endres, Sam Barth, Steve Adams, Steve Waugh, Sue Horning Hughs, Susan Byrd, Susan Menough Flatinger, Terry Mountz, Thomas Krepps, Timothy Eaton and Timothy Maloy.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- SALEM - Church Women United will cancel its 1 p.m. meeting on Monday, if, there is a snow parking ban or no school.
- HANOVERTON - A spaghetti dinner will be served 4 to 7 p.m. Jan. 31, before the basketball homecoming game, at United Local High School cafeteria.
Cost is $5 for adults, $4 for students, and free for under 5. Carryouts are available. The public is welcome. Proceeds will be used for the eighth-grade trip to Washington, D.C.
- BELOIT - West Branch is hosting a charity auction fundraiser to benefit athletics at 3 p.m. Feb. 15 in the high school auditorium.
Anyone wishing to donate or advertise is asked to email Nate.Heddleston@WBWarriors.org (subject heading: auction) or call 330-938-4455. There are already several desirable items including a guided pheasant hunting trip and tour offered by Sunrise Farms, group passes to SkyMax, senior picture packages by Street Style Photography, Harley-Davidson articles by Thunder HD, Cleveland Browns and Cavs autographed memorabilia, Pittsburgh Steelers and Mount Union gear, Mountaineer Casino overnight golf and gaming get-aways, spa packages, gift cards, gift baskets, electronics, etc.
Admission is free and all forms of payment, including credit cards, will be accepted. The event is organized by the reigning Northeastern Buckeye Conference Champion West Branch Girls' Track Team. The auction will be conducted by Kiko Auctions.
- SALEM - Salem Public Library's Wellness Wednesday series continues from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 12 with a program by Hospice of the Valley.
Presenter Rosemary Antonucci will discuss what Hospice does, why volunteers are an integral part of the team, how volunteers can support caregivers. Antonucci will also focus on the necessity of wellness for caregivers. There is no cost to attend the program in the library's Quaker Room at 821 E. State St. Registration is encouraged at www.salem.lib.oh.us or 330-332-0042.
- LISBON - Columbiana County Auditor Nancy Milliken reminds all dog owners who harbor dogs 3 months of age or older that they must license their dogs annually. The deadline for purchasing 2014 dog licenses is Jan. 31.
Licenses can be purchased in the auditor's office at 105 S. Market St. or at Ace Hardware in Columbiana and Middleton; Damascus General Store in Damascus; Adrian's Restaurant and Carol's Corner in East Liverpool; Fuller's Hardware in East Palestine; Yard Bark in Salem; and Center Pharmacy in Wellsville.
Cost is $10 per dog or $50 for a kennel license. Kennel licenses can only be purchased at the county dog warden's office at 8455 County Home Road, Lisbon.
If you fail to meet the registration deadline you will be subject to a penalty that is equal to the cost of the license or kennel license. After Jan. 31, licenses can only be purchased at the auditor's office.