Free dinner offered at First Brethren Church
NORTH GEORGETOWN - A free dinner will be served from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Friday at First Brethren Church, 27333 Main St.
This month's menu features red and white chili, salad, bread, dessert and beverage. The dinner is provided free of charge to all who attend. Donations are accepted but not necessary.
Visiting Angels sponsoring Banquet in Salem
SALEM - The Banquet in Salem will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Memorial Building, 785 E. State St. Next week's sponsor is Visiting Angels.
The menu offers pork tenderloin, mashed potatoes and gravy, corn, applesauce, cole slaw, fresh fruit and assorted desserts.
Additional sponsors are needed. For information call Patty Colian at 330-831-2169.
First Friends hosting renowned speaker
SALEM - International speaker Pam Stenzel will speak at 7 p.m. Saturday at the First Friends Church, 1028 Jennings Ave.
The event is free to the public with material suitable for seventh graders and older. Refreshments will be served following the presentation.
Stenzel is the founder of Enlighten Communications. She addresses over 500,000 youth yearly worldwide, discussing issues of sexuality and importance of abstinence. She conducts seminars with parents and educators regarding issues of teen sex.
Gamblers Anonymous will meet Friday
BOARDMAN - Gamblers Anonymous, a 12-step fellowship of compulsive gamblers who want to recover from their gambling addictions, will meet at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Westminster Church, 119 Stadium Drive, Boardman.
GA will also meet at 7:30 p.m. Sunday at Christ Church Presbyterian, 3425 Hopkins Road, Cornersburg. For more information call 330-505-5060.
Lisbon VFW hosting steak fry and dance
LISBON A steak fry and dance will be held Saturday at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4111, 210 E. Lincoln Way. Food will be served from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Cost is $9 for half a roasted chicken, $11 for a 12-ounce strip steak, $14 for a 16-ounce T-bone steak. All dinners include salad, baked potato or fresh cut french fries, roll and coffee.
The dance follows from 8 to 11 p.m. with music provided by Rough Edges. Admission to the dance only is $5.
Reservations are requested by Friday by calling 330-424-7586. Walk-ins are welcome.
Leetonia Library hosting discussion group
LEETONIA- The Leetonia Community Public Library is inviting community members to join a book discussion group in February.
The AM Bookends will talk about Richard Russo's book "Empire Falls" at 10 a.m. Feb. 5. This humorous look at small town life may just remind you of a town you know.
"Full Body Burden: Growing up in the Nuclear Shadow of Rocky Flats" by Kristen Iversen is the choice for the nonfiction group which meets at 6 p.m. Feb. 25. This memoir chronicles a family living near a secret nuclear weapons plant in Colorado.
"Candide" by Voltaire will be discussed by the classics group at 6 p.m. Feb. 27. This slim volume describes the travels in Europe and South America of the youthful Candide with a great amount of wit and satire.
Copies of these books are available at the library and guests are always welcome to participate.
Winona Friends serving dinner Saturday
WINONA - A Swiss steak dinner will be served from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday in the Family Life Center at the Winona Friends Church on Whinnery Road. The meal includes mashed potatoes, vegetable, rolls and dessert. Cost is $8. Carryouts are available. For more information call 330-222-0200.
Bears to Bee Preschool holding auction
LEETONIA - The Leetonia Bears to Bee Preschool is hosting its vendor quarter auction at 1:30 p.m. Feb. 9 at St. Patrick's Hall on Main Street. Doors open at 12:30 p.m. Cost is $3 for a paddle.
Bring at least one roll of quarters. Food will be available for purchase. For more information call Shelly Moore at 330-831-5578.
Stitches in Time to meet at Salem Library
SALEM - Stitches in Time will meet from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Feb. 19 in the Quaker Room at the Salem Public Library. Bring your own project to work on.
The public is welcome and there is no cost to attend. Registration is not required. Light refreshments will be available. For more information call 330-332-0042.
Tables available for Women's Night Out
SALEM - Sponsorship, advertising, vendor tables are now available for the Salem Community Center's fifth annual Womens Night Out on March 19.
The event centers around information, products and services for females of all ages who want to learn ways to take better care of their bodies, minds and improve upon their lifestyles. 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 newly added SCC Childrens Fitness Center. For more information about the event and to find out when you can purchase your tickets call 330-332-5885 or stop by the front desk.