XChampion Parents Advisory will meet at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday in the high school media center.
XMahoning Valley Firefighters Association will hold a memorial service at 8 p.m. Tuesday at St. Paul the Apostle Church in New Middletown. Ten members who have died in the last two years will be honored. Family members are welcome to attend.
XNortheast Homeowners Association will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Price Memorial A.M.E. Zion Church. The speaker will be Edna Pincham.
XDistrict 8 VFW and its auxiliary will honor its commander, Ron Ruthenburg, and auxiliary president, Warrine Yerkey, at a testimonial dinner dance May 12 at the Copley Community Center, 1278 Sunset Drive, Copley. A social hour will begin at 5 p.m. followed by dinner at 6.
XSouthington Athletic Boosters will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the high school library.
XA meeting of the Croatian Ladies Club of Campbell will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at Our Place on McCartney Road. Dues will be collected.
XGeneral Electric Quarter Century Club will hold its 56th annual dinner for Youngstown Lamp/Austintown Coil employees May 20 at the Croatian Home, 3200 Vestal Road. Reservations are required by Friday. For more information call Sandra Volgasang (330) 270-5224.
XGirard Junior Women will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Victorian Room, Vienna Avenue, Niles. A white elephant sale will be held, and new officers will be installed.
XMahoning Valley Cribbage Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at St. James Church, 7640 Glenwood Ave., Boardman. New players are welcome. For information call (330) 757-9503.
XMonday Book Review Club will meet at noon Wednesday at the Youngstown Country Club. Mary Ann Young will be hostess, and Barbara Armstrong will review "First Mothers."
XWarren Christian Women's Club will hold an "Adding the Right Touch" brunch at 9:30 a.m. May 14 at the Avalon Inn in Howland. There will be a fashion demonstration, and the featured speaker will be Mary Jane Miller. The cost is $8. Reservations for the brunch and free nursery are to be made by Thursday with Joyce Faiver, (330) 539-5837, or Diana Pishotti, (330) 638-1386.
XYoungstown Mothers of Twins Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Holiday Inn in Boardman for "Ladies' Night Out." There will be election of officers for 2001-02.
XWest Farmington Knights of Pythias will hold its family night and dinner at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the K. of P. Hall.
XMcDonald Literary Guild will meet at 8 p.m. Thursday at Woodland Park United Methodist Church.
XSouthington Grange will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at the legion hall.
XJunior Seton will hold its luncheon at noon Thursday at the Holiday Inn in Boardman. The program will be "Memories of the Past." Hostesses will be Ann George, chairman, and Mary Gordon.
XRodef Sholom Sisterhood will have a closing luncheon at noon May 15 with Sally Rose in charge. There will be a lecture and demonstration by Joyce DiTosto, master gardener. Admission is $6. Make reservations by calling (330)744-5001 or by sending a check to the sisterhood, Elm Street at Woodbine, Youngstown, Ohio 44505-2890.
XSt. Anthony Auxiliary of Struthers will hold its Mother's Day banquet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at The Elm Tree in Struthers. Guests are welcome.
XYoungstown District United Methodist Women will hold a spring district retreat from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Thursday at Newton Falls United Methodist Church. The theme will be "Sowing Seeds of Bounty." Free child care will be available. For information contact Juanita Pasley, (330) 743-5149, ext. 205.
XCatholic Alumni Club of Youngstown Inc. will take a trip May 12 to Ferrante's Ristorante & amp; Winery in Geneva and Chalet DeBonne Vineyards in Madison. Departure will be at 11 a.m. from Arby's in the Liberty Plaza. Reservations should be made by Sunday by calling (330) 539-4386 or (330) 726-7651.
XD.A.R.E. members will meet at 7:30 p.m. today for bowling at Boardman Lanes. Cost is $5. Members will attend the SFAR dance at 7 p.m. Sunday at the Avalon Inn in Howland. Cost is $4. Golf at Short Holes at Mill Creek Park is planned for 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, and a general meeting is set for 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Boardman Christian Church with Mary Ann Szeleste of St. Elizabeth Health Center speaking on "High Blood Pressure -- Causes and Remedies." For information about the group or its activities call (330) 788-3240, (330) 757-7259 or (330) 782-8988.
XGirard Herb Society will meet at 6 p.m. May 15 at Mellinger's Garden Center, North Lima. After a short meeting a tour and program will be at 6:30. Hostesses will be Pat Gearhart and Joyce Mohn. For information call Carol Papalas, (330) 652-7106.
XFounder's Day will be observed when Beta Pi Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma meets at 5 p.m. May 17 at the Lockwood House, 7095 Lockwood Blvd., Boardman. New members will be initiated.
XMu Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma will meet at 11:30 a.m. May 12 at the Youngstown Club. There will be an initiation of new members.
XAn Attention Deficit Disorder Support Group meeting will be held at 2 p.m. May 12 in the club room at the YWCA, 25 W. Rayen Ave., Youngstown. For more information call (330) 746-6361.
XBereavement Support Group will meet from 6:00-7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Good Hope Lutheran Church in Boardman. This group is for adults who have lost an adult significant to their life. For more information and to register, call (330) 399-2777.
XFred Childress Greater Mahoning Valley Parkinson's Support Group will meet from 2 to 4 p.m. Thursday at Western Reserve United Methodist Church. Hostesses will be Evelyn Seidner and Miriam Whetstone. The meeting will feature Linda DePietro, licensed social worker, and Linda Richard, activities director, on the topic of Park Vista Senior Independent Elder Care. A social get-together is planned for noon May 24 at the Ground Round.
XL.O.S.S., Survivors of Suicide, a support group for those who have lost a loved one, will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at Forum Health Trumbull Memorial Hospital Wellness Connection at Eastwood Mall.
XNAMI -- Lawrence County Affiliate meetings are scheduled as follows at the Lawrence County Client Satisfaction Team Office, 119 E. North St., New Castle, Pa.: Double Trouble Group, from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Tuesday; Children and Adolescent Network, from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Wednesday; and Eating Disorder Group, from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Thursday. For information call (724) 657-0226.
XOhioans Helping Injured Ohioans will meet at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Steelworkers Union Hall, 265 N. Main St., Niles. The speaker will be Ray Foeller of the Ohio Consumers Council.
XSecond Wind Support Group will meet for lunch at 12:30 p.m. Thursday at Denny's Restaurant, Route 224, Boardman. A guest speaker will be a representative of Seeley Medical Center of Pennsylvania. For information call (330) 726-0502.
XStep By Step I Bereavement Support Group will meet from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Thursday at the TMH Community Health Connection, Eastwood Mall. No registration is necessary.
XTOPS 1497 Austintown will meet at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Salvation Army on Russell Avenue. For information call (330) 792-5293 or (330) 793-7942.
XThe Mahoning County support group for Victims of Crime will meet from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Mount Zion Pentecostal Church, 3300 Hudson Ave. Snacks and refreshments will be provided.
XCatholic War Veterans Paul Sgambatti Post 1903 and the auxiliary will meet a 7:30 p.m. Thursday in the parish house meeting room, lower hall.
XA meeting of the North Coast WAVES, Unit 21 of WAVES National, will be held at 11 a.m. May 12 at David's Fireside Restaurant, Rootstown. The lunch will cost $13, and reservations can be made by calling (330) 757-7827 by Monday. For more information call (330) 757-7827.
XClub news is published on Fridays and Saturdays. Please submit information about upcoming activities to the Society Department by 5 p.m. each Thursday.