'Longaberger Bingo' will be
held March 9 at St. Patrick's
LEETONIA - "Longaberger Bingo" at Leetonia Bears To Bee Preschool has been rescheduled to 2 p.m. March 9 at St. Patrick's Church.
Doors open at 1 p.m. Food will be available for purchase. Presale tickets are available by calling 330-831-5578 or 330-427-6075. Bingo was scheduled for March 2 but canceled due to inclement weather.
Columbiana Library offering computer maintenance class
COLUMBIANA - A free computer maintenance class for Windows XP, Vista or Windows 7 computers will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. March 11 at the Columbiana Public Library.
Various programs for antivirus and spyware are included. Registration is required in person or by calling 330-482-5509.
Second Harvest will benefit
from Feeding America event
SALEM -America's egg farmers on behalf of Dunkin' Donuts, will donate one egg to Feeding America for every "Eggs Benedict" breakfast sandwich purchased at Dunkin' Donuts, up to 750,000 eggs, from March 3-9 to benefit food banks across the country.
Second Harvest Food Bank of the Mahoning Valley is one of eight Feeding America member food banks across the nation selected to receive the donation.
Second Harvest could receive up to 7,800 cartons or 93,750 eggs to distribute to friends and neighbors in Columbiana, Mahoning and Trumbull counties. For more information on the food bank visit mahoningvalley.com. or call 330-792-5522.
Argus Lodge #545 hosting
fish dinner on March 14
CANFIELD - The public is invited to a fish dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. March 14 in the fellowship hall at Argus Lodge #545, 5050 Shields Road.
Proceeds will benefit the lodge's education program.
The meal includes french fries, cole slaw, rolls, coffee or soft drink and dessert. Tickets at the door are $10 for adults and $5 for 9 years old and under. Carryout is available by calling 330-533-3077.
Leadership Columbiana County
participants studies poverty
LISBON -On Feb. 5, Leadership Columbiana County participants spent the day learning about the challenges facing the community-related to poverty.
Eileen Dray Bardon, director of Columbiana County Department of Job and Family Services, and Carol Bretz of Community Action Agency, discussed the many issues that today's working families face. Programs available to move people ahead, work force development and assistance programs were all discussed. A special session related to healthcare was also given.
Leadership Columbiana County is a non-profit organization that provides intensive classroom and hands-on experience to build leadership capabilities.
The program is governed by a board of trustees and is self sustained through tuition, corporate and community support.
For information regarding participation in the 2014-15 class visit leadershipcolumbianacounty.org.
Coyote seminar and hunt
planned at Sportsman's Club
LEETONIA -The fourth annual coyote seminar and hunt begins at 7 p.m. March 22 at the Leetonia Sportman's Club, 311 E. High St.
Todd Sullivan of Dogbreath Coyote Calls, a diehard Eastern coyote hunter with over 19 years of experience hunting Eastern coyotes, will speak.
He is the author of two books, "Eastern Coyote Hunters Success Secrets" and a "Free Beginner's Guide to Coyote Hunting."
Admission is $10 for adults at the door (youth 15 and under are admitted free when accompanied by a paying adult.
Food and beverages will be available for purchase.
The contest begins at 12:01 a.m. March 28 and closes at the weigh-in at 6 p.m. March 30. Coyotes from Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia are eligible.
The hunt will consist of two-person teams. The entry fee is $30 per team which must be paid by 8 p.m. March 27.
There will be a cash prize to the team with the most coyotes and one to the team with the heaviest coyote.
Tumblers sale will benefit
frosh class at Salem High School
SALEM - Orders for 16-ounce stainless steel tumblers are still being accepted for the Salem High School freshmen fund raiser.
The designer drinkware by Imark features a double-wall construction, picture of Quaker Sam, the Salem Quaker logo and fits all cup holders.
Cost is $15 or $16 with your name. To order call Darlene Heineman at the high school at 330-332-8905. The order deadline is March 14.
'White House Weekend'
scheduled March 15-16
CANFIELD - White House Fruit Farm will present "White House Weekend" on March 15 and 16. "For many families this weekend has become a sure sign that spring is definitely on the way," said Debbie Pifer, White House owner.
A number of Ohio food vendors will be on hand offering tasting samples. Additionally, a large selection of fresh fruits and vegetables, deli and bakery items and locally produced maple syrup will be featured in the 10,000 square-foot farm market on U.S. Route 62. Hours of the event are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 15 and noon to 4 p.m. March 16.
Damascus Community Center
Park Board discusses items
DAMASCUS - The Damascus Community Center Park Board met Feb. 24. Mowing contract bid sheets may be acquired by contacting Jerry Hollback at 330-537-8647. Contracts are due by March 21. Plans for spring clean-up were discussed.
This year marks the 60th year the park has been in existence. Vice President Marilyn Wingett is gathering park photos to display in the enclosed pavilion.
The public is welcome to the next board meeting at 7 p.m. March 24 at Damascus Friends Church, room 200.
Today is deadline to register
for seniors 'lunch and learn'
EAST PALESTINE - East Palestine's Centenary United Methodist Church and Salem Regional Medical Center are joining with the Ohio Attorney General's Office, other government agencies and consumer advocacy organizations to help local senior citizens avoid identity theft, fraud and scams.
Local seniors are invited to a special "lunch and learn" program from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday, March 10 at Centenary United Methodist Church, 40 South Market St., East Palestine.
A free lunch will be served followed by an informative panel discussion on the latest scams targeting seniors, identity theft, fraud and ways seniors can protect themselves from these threats.
Representatives from the Attorney General's Office, Better Business Bureau, Ohio Consumers' Counsel, Ohio Department of Commerce, Ohio Department of Insurance and Salem Regional Medical Center will be available to share their resources.
For more information or to register for this event, call the Centenary United Methodist Church office at 330-426-2629 by today.