Antique Tractor Association to meet
NORTH GEORGETOWN - The Columbiana County Antique Tractor Association will meet at 7 p.m. April 3 at North Georgetown Fire Hall.
There are jackpot pulls and rule changes this year. The season starts April 26 with a $120 jackpot pull in the 5500A class. This pull starts at 1 p.m. with weigh-ins starting at noon. Pulls for the rest of the season will start at 5 p.m. with weigh-ins at 4 p.m. All of our pulls are held at Mile Branch Grange, 495 Knox School Road, Alliance. Classes A and B have a rule change. Class A will have a 3 1/2 mph speed limit and class B will be 5 mph. To see a complete list of rules visit ccata.squarespace.com or call 330-310-5413 or 330-814-7245.
Shrine Club plans spaghetti dinner Sunday
NORTH LIMA - The Youngstown Shrine Club will serve its annual spaghetti dinner from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at 1735 W. South Range Road (Route 165). The meal includes all-you-can-eat spaghetti, meatballs, salad, dessert and beverage. Cost is $8 for adults, $3.50 for children ages 6 to 12. Carryouts are available. For information contact Tom Allsopp at 330-502-2894.
Red Cross swim lesson program set
SALEM - The Salem Community Center will host another session of the American Red Cross swim lesson program beginning April 5 on every Saturday to May 21. Six learn to swim levels are available. Cost is $70 for non-members and $55 for members. A multiple child discount is available. To sign-up call 330-332-5885.
Easter egg hunt planned April 12
SALEM - An Easter egg hunt for preschool children through sixth grade begins at 1 p.m. April 12 at the Phillips Christian Church, 35459 Salem-Grange Road. The annual event will be held, rain or shine, and includes prizes for the golden egg. Refreshments will be served following the hunt. For more information call 330-332-4467.
Auto Club Driving School set in Salem
SALEM - Auto Club Driving School will offer a class to all area students, including home school students. Classes start April 14. For more information call 330-692-0763 or pick up forms in the Salem High School office.
SRMC offers free CPR class
SALEM - A free Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) class, provided by Salem Regional Medical Center, will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. April 15 in the medical center's second-floor classrooms. Instruction will be provided on basic CPR, Automated External Defibrillator (AED) use and techniques to relieve choking for adult, child and infant victims. A certification card is not provided for this class. Pre-registration is required by calling 330-332-7636.
Western Reserve Radio Club offers classes
YOUNGSTOWN -The Western Reserve Amateur Radio Club (www.wrarc.net) is holding classes for the general class license exam in June if currently-licensed technicians participate in ham radio's annual Field Day.
Classes will be held from 7:30 to 9 p.m. on Wednesdays May 7 through June 11 at ITT Tech, 1030 N. Meridian Road, Youngstown.
There is no cost for the classes. However, you must pre-register by May 3 and purchase the General License Class book by Gordon West, Wb6noa. For more information contact Allan "Al" Avnet, Ab8aa at 330-549-3051 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Vendors needed for Canfield craft show
CANFIELD - The Junior Women's League of Canfield is recruiting vendors for the 45th annual fall market event from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 20 on the Village Green. Participating vendors may range from home-based businesses to arts and crafts merchandise to non-profit organizations. Proceeds from the fall market benefit the community and also provide scholarships for local high school students. For information call 330-506-4347.
Second Harvest lands $4K grant
YOUNGSTOWN - Second Harvest Food Bank of the Mahoning Valley announced Monday it has been selected to receive a $4,000 grant as part of the Restaurant Community Grants program from the Darden Restaurants Foundation Inc. The grants program, now in its third year, empowers each restaurant in the Darden family of brands to help award a $1,000 grant to support local community programs. The donation will enable Second Harvest Food Bank to continue operating the BackPack Program at Campbell, Jefferson and Willard elementary schools.
Darden's Red Lobster, Olive Garden, LongHorn Steakhouse, Bahama Breeze, Seasons 52, The Capital Grille, Eddie V's and Yard House brands participated in the program. Many restaurants and brands worked together to award one nonprofit organization with a larger grant and make a greater impact in their community. Nonprofits receiving grants support one of Darden's three key focus areas: education, preservation of natural resources and hunger relief.
For more information about the Darden Foundation visit darden.com.
Field Day planned at Lisbon fair grounds
LISBON - The Columbiana County Fair Board and The Ohio State University Extension Office will again host the annual field day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 17. All local schools are invited to attend this fun and educational day with 4-H members on hand to educate visitors on their fair projects and tours of the historic fairgrounds. The day is free and includes lunch; reservations are needed at 330-424-729.
Salem Community Foundation to meet
SALEM - The Salem Community Foundation's annual meeting, open to all members of the foundation, begins at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Salem Community Center, 1098 N. Ellsworth Ave. The meeting includes the review of the foundation's financial statements for 2013 and election of officers.
Anyone can become a lifetime member of the foundation with a contribution of at least $100. Contributions may be made to the Salem Community Foundation Inc., P. O. Box 553, Salem, Ohio 44460 and may be earmarked for a specific program of interest to the donor. All members are mailed an annual report and encouraged to attend the annual meeting each April.
Salem Council to meet; leaf bags offered
SALEM - Salem City Council will meet at 7 p.m. today in city hall council chambers for its first regular meeting of the month.
City Service/Safety Direct Ken Kenst announced the city still has paper leaf bags available free to city residents who need them for cleaning up leaves. The bags can be picked up at city hall by checking in Kenst's office on the second floor during regular business hours. Bags placed near the curb lawn will be picked up by street workers.