Canfield High School commencement
CANFIELD - Commencement for seniors at Canfield High School begins at 2 p.m. Sunday. Weather permitting, the ceremony will be held on the football field, otherwise in the gymnasium.
'World's Fair' set in South Range gym
BEAVER TWP. - Monday marks the last week of school and the day that South Range sixth graders host a "World's Fair" starting at 8 a.m. in the high school gym. The fair features more than 30 different countries represented by students in teams of three. Each team will display cross-curricular projects about their country including maps, flags, animal books and game boards. The fair will also feature costumes, food and performances on the school's World Showcase Stage. The public is welcome to attend this free event.
Talent show planned at South Range
BEAVER TWP. - The annual talent show "Dazzle 2014" will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. June 11 in the South Range Performing Arts Center. The show features students in grades five to eight in a variety of performances including song, dance, magic, instrumentals and comedy. Admission is $1 for students and $2 for adults.
Washington bus trip deadline extended
SALEM - Attila Samu, director of Handbells of the First Christian Church of Salem, working with Premier Travel Company, has extended the reservation deadline to June 13 for the trip to Washington D.C., on July 4. There are still plenty of seats remaining on the charter bus that will leave at 11 p.m. July 3 from the church and return to Salem after the fireworks. Cost is $90. For more information contact the church at 330-332-4150.
Father's Day dinner set at Salem Eagles
SALEM - All fathers of Salem Eagles Club #316 are invited to a Father's Day dinner from 2 to 6 p.m. June 14 at the club. Hot turkey sandwiches and hot ham sandwiches will be served in addition to side items. Fathers will be served free of charge. Cost for ladies is $5 and $2.50 for children.
MAPS annual car show planned
GREEN - Don Sitts will present the Military Aircraft Preservation Society's (MAPS) annual car show to benefit MAPS Air Museum from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 14. The rain date is June 15.
There will be a 50/50 raffle, awards and food. Dash plaques will be given to the first 200 cars. The DJ will be "Cadillac Mike." Three MAPS members will speak about their experiences while serving our country.
Registration is $10 for show cars. Walk-ins are $5 and children under 6 are free. This includes free admission to the museum (an $8 value).
MAPS Air Museum is located on the west side of the Akron Canton Airport at 2260 International Parkway just off Route 241 (Massillon Road) in Green. For more information contact MAPS at 330-896-6332 or www.mapsairmuseum.org. The museum will be open until 4:30 p.m.
Fairfield Ruritan four person scramble set
COLUMBIANA - The ninth annual Fairfield Ruritan Club's four person scramble will be held June 28 at Valley Golf Club. Cost is $30 per person which includes green fees, one cart per team, buffet dinner and prizes on every hole including $5000 for a hole in one on #4. Tee times are available from 1 to 4 p.m. For more information call 330-482-9464. Proceeds benefit community projects.
Nursing school plans enrollment meeting
SALEM - Hannah E. Mullins School of Practical Nursing is holding an informational enrollment meeting at 10 a.m. Monday in the Kent State University City Center at 230 N. Lincoln Ave., third floor. Anyone interested in learning more about the nursing program for the September class is welcome to attend. For more information call 330-332-8940.
Jazz concert scheduled Thursday
SALEM - The Salem Community Center is inviting the public to a complimentary jazz concert from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday featuring the Jack Halkides Quintet. For more information call the 330-332-5885.
Teen volunteer program set at hospital
SALEM - Salem Regional Medical Center (SRMC) is offering a unique opportunity for area teenagers looking to spend part of their summer helping others through its summer teen volunteer program. The hospital is currently accepting applications for the 10-week program, which runs from June through August.
According to Rick Kountz, SRMC Volunteer Services Coordinator, "Volunteering as a teenager is a rewarding experience that provides numerous benefits, such as learning new skills, gaining leadership experience, exploring careers and making a difference for others. This is an excellent opportunity for teenagers who are seeking community service, or those who are interested in healthcare careers or working in a hospital setting."
SRMC summer teen volunteers assist with the daily needs of the hospital and its patients, as well as complete a group service project. Applicants must be at least 16 years old by June 2, 2014, and be able to volunteer at least 4 hours a week.
For more information about SRMC's summer teen volunteer program, or to request an application call Kountz at 330-332-7126.
2-day concealed carry class offered
LISBON - The Columbiana County Fish and Game Club is offering a two-day concealed carry weapons (CCW) pistol class from 6 to 10 p.m. June 26 and from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 28 at its indoor range, 45716 Middle Beaver Road.
This class meets the CCW requirements for residents of Ohio and West Virginia. Pre-registration is required by contacting Mike Peshel at 330-853-8122 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Salem Lions plan 'Run for Sight'
SALEM - The Salem Lions Club is hosting its"Run for Sight" 5k run and one-mile walk on July 19 at Waterworth Memorial Park, pavilion eight, off Superior Avenue. The one-mile walk starts at 8:45 a.m. followed by the 5k run at 9:15 a.m.
The entry fee is $15 per single event, paid before July 1; $20 per single event after July 1; $20 for both events, paid before July 1; or $25 for both events after July 1. T-shirts are guaranteed to the first 50 paid registrations. Refreshments will be served at race conclusion.
Awards will be presented. Registration will be held from 8:30 to 9:15 a.m. on race day. All proceeds benefit Salem Lions Club's projects.
Hunting club plans concealed carry class
SALEM - The Salem Hunting Club is holding a concealed carry class at 8 a.m. June 21. Cost is $85. Class size is limited to allow for personalized attention in the classroom and on the range. Pre-registration is required at 330-332-9847 (salemhuntingclub).