Child-rearing groupto meet in New Castle
NEW CASTLE, Pa. -- A group for people rearing children of relatives will meet from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday at the McGill Community Center, 1701 Albert St. Dinner will be served, and child care will be provided. Reservations are required by calling (724) 654-8370 or (724) 654-2741 by Thursday.
GIRARD -- Beginning Aug. 4, the Greater Girard Area Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a Downtown Farmers Market in front of the theater at 27 W. Liberty St. Farm produce will be sold from 8 a.m. until the supply is exhausted each day. For more information, call (330) 545-8616.
Open house, carnival
AUSTINTOWN -- Forum Health's Austintown Medical Park will have an open house from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 5. The Children's Miracle Network Carnival to benefit Tod Children's Hospital will take place, with food, music, games and prizes.
Mount Everest climber
HOWLAND -- Andy Politz of Columbus will discuss his recent expedition to Mount Everest from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Cord Camera. He will recount efforts to find the lost camera of British mountaineers George Mallory and Andrew Irvine, who disappeared June 8, 1924, while trying to reach the summit.