Christmas celebrationplanned in Volant
VOLANT, Pa. -- An old-fashioned Christmas on Main Street is planned for Saturday and Nov. 11 in Volant. There will be a pancake and sausage breakfast Saturday at the Volant Fire Hall. The weekend also will include a breakfast with Santa Claus.
The Lawrence County Brass Band, a harp recital, a strolling mime and Santa Claus will be the entertainment throughout the day.
Shops on Main Street will sponsor an open house from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. For details, call (724) 533-5054.
Food giveawayset for Dec. 14
NEW CASTLE, Pa. -- The next giveaway for Lawrence County's Food Surplus Program is Dec. 14. All city residents must have their pink card to receive food.
Township and borough residents who are registered and missed the Oct. 19 giveaway must call to be reinstated by Nov. 14.
All new applicants must bring proof of income for everyone living in their household to the commissioner's office by Nov. 14. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The courthouse is closed Nov. 12 in observance of Veterans Day. The distribution is for Lawrence County residents.
Sessions focuson adoption
WARREN -- Northeast Ohio Adoption Services will offer information about adopting Ohio school-age children during open houses from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday and Nov. 20 and from 4 to 8 p.m. Nov. 13 at 5000 E. Market St.
November is National Adoption Awareness Month. Call (330) 856-5582 or (800) 686-6627.
Nominations requestedfor hall of fame
WARREN -- Nominations are being accepted for the annual Trumbull African American Achievers Association's hall of fame.
The induction dinner and ceremony will be Feb. 23 in Sorrento's Banquet Room, 2488 Parkman Road.
Cost is $20. For ticket information or a nomination form call (330) 373-6525.
Forms must be sent by Nov. 29 to the association, P.O. Box 2451, Warren 44484.