XNorthview Hi-Rise Organization will hold a Chinese auction from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday at 511 North Ave., Girard. Tickets are five for $1 or 25 cents each. Refreshments also will be available, and admission is free.
XSts. Cyril & amp; Methodius Church, 185 Laird Ave., Warren, will sponsor a card party at 3 p.m. Sept. 16. Tickets are $4 at the door. There will be door prizes, drawings and refreshments. For information contact Marlene Mrofchak, (330) 393-9766.
XCrafts and vendors are being sought to participate in the Greater Girard Area Chamber of Commerce annual craft show planned for Sept. 29. For registration information call the chamber office at (330) 545-8616.
XStruthers Rotary in conjunction with the city of Struthers, will sponsor a fall craft show from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 7 at Mauthe Park, Smithfield Street, Struthers. Space is available. Craft and food vendors interested in reserving space should call Anthony Quahliero at (330) 750-1435 anytime or between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. at (330) 755-7469.
XSt. Lucy Church, 404 Tenney Ave., Campbell, will hold its Festa Italiana from 6 to 10 p.m. Friday through Sunday at the parish center. Homemade Italian foods including pizza, polenta, greens and beans, pepperoni rolls, pizza fritta and cookies will be available. There also will be dancing and games. A raffle with a grand prize of $2,000 and nightly attendance prizes of $100 will be awarded. A religious procession is planned for 6 p.m. Wednesday following the Assumption feast day Mass. Parking is free. For information call (330) 755-4132.
X"The Gathering of the Irish Clans" is planned for Sunday at St. Maron Recreation Grounds, 1555 Meridian Road, by the Ulster Project. Gates will open at 10 a.m. and there will be a Mass at 11. There will be Irish food, entertainment and vendors.
XAlliance Community Outreach Program Inc. and Trumbull County Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance will hold the annual summer fund-raiser at 6 p.m. Friday at DiVieste Banquet Hall, 745 N. River Road N.W., Warren. The speaker will be the Rev. Dr. Timothy Clarke, former Warren minister. The tax-deductible ticket donation is $50. For information call Charlene W. Allen, executive director, (330) 369-1441.
XThe second annual corn roast to benefit Mecca Community Park is scheduled from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturdayat the park in Mecca. Entertainment will feature a magic show, music, petting zoo, rodeo demonstration and games. There also will be bike, trike and motorcycles decorating contests, Chinese auction, a dunking booth, look-alike and impersonation contest and corn-eating contest. Mecca Search and Rescue Dogs will have a display and Boy and Girl Scouts will do face painting. A parade at 11 a.m. will feature the theme, "In the Good Ole Summertime." Cortland Moose Club Lodge 1012 will sponsor the fund-raiser, and proceeds will go to park improvements. For information call (330) 637-4483, (330) 638-8331, (330) 638-8039 or (330) 637-3808.
XThe Church of Jesus Christ, Salem, will sponsor a rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Pointview Dance Hall, corner of Route 62 and Western Reserve Road. Barbecued ribs and chicken also will be available.
XNevels Temple Church of God in Christ, 939 Elm St., Youngstown, will sponsor a trash and treasure sale from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the church parking lot. Food, baked goods, clothing and other items will be sold.
XGlenwood Primitive Methodist Church will hold a yard sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday at 155 Rockland Drive, Boardman. Proceeds will go toward youth activities.
XYoungstown Area Tropical Fish Society will hold its annual "Whale of a Show" from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday and beginning at noon Sunday until an auction planned for that day is over. The event will take place at Local 1714 Union Hall, Salt Springs Road, Lordstown. Fish registration is from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday. For information call (330) 793-4379, (330) 638-4839 or (330) 824-2653 or visit the Web site at www.YATFS.com.
XA calendar of activities to which the public is invited is published Mondays. Please submit information to the Society Department by 5 p.m. Thursday.