XChampion Parents Advisory will meet at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday in the high school media center.
XWarren Charter Chapter of ABWA will hold its annual Christmas buffet dinner meeting and program at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Golden Gate Restaurant in Warren. There will be a canned goods collection for SCOPE, a silent auction and entertainment. For reservations or information call (330) 898-3707.
XMcDonald Baseball Association will meet at 6 p.m. Sunday in the senior citizens room at the post office building.
XA meeting of Eagles Auxiliary 213 will be held at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday following the 7:15 p.m. officers meeting. This will be the final day to make reservations for the Christmas party.
XEagles Auxiliary 3298 will meet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. This will be the last opportunity for members to buy tickets for the annual Christmas party to be held Dec. 11. Tickets are $8.
XVFW 7538 Auxiliary will meet for a Christmas party Wednesday at The Elmton in Struthers. Dinner will be served at 6 p.m. followed by a meeting at 7:30. For reservations call Eleanor Goskie at (330) 755-2051. Dues are now payable.
XMahoning County Alcohol & amp; Drug Addiction Services Board will hold its fifth annual Christmas dinner Thursday at the Holiday Inn in Boardman. A social hour will begin at 6 p.m. followed by dinner at 6:30 and the program at 7:15. Cost is $22.50 per person, and an entree choice of roast round of beef, stuffed chicken breast or grilled fillet of salmon should be chosen when making reservations, which are due Monday. For information call (330) 743-9509.
XGirard Band Boosters will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the high school cafeteria.
XMcDonald Basketball Boosters will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Blue Devil Room at the high school.
XMcDonald Music Boosters will meet at 7 p.m. Monday in Room 103 at the high school.
XSouthington Athletic Boosters will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the high school library.
XCampbell Memorial High School January and June Classes of 1948 will meet for breakfast at 9:30 a.m. Monday at Denny's restaurant, Route 224, Boardman. All classmates and spouses may attend. For information call Darlene Zaba, (330) 755-0365, or Hazel Barrett, (330) 793-0694.
XCare and Share will meet at 11:30 a.m. Monday at Country Kitchen in Boardman. Guest speaker will be Mona Pocatko of the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County, West Branch. Her topic will be "Christmas Memories." Members are to take a $1 gift for a gift exchange. For information call (330) 758-3648.
XChapter CE of PEO Sisterhood will meet Wednesday for a noon luncheon at Shepherd of the Valley on Sharrot Road. The Rev. Dr. D. Larry Kline will present a Thanksgiving message.
XA Christmas party will be held by the Italamer Club at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the West Glen Italian Eatery on Glenwood Avenue.
XKent State University Mothers Club will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Georgeanna Parker Activity Center in Boardman Township Park. Those attending are to take a covered dish, table service and a $5 gift exchange item. Christmas raffle tickets and money are due that evening or should be mailed to Mary Schaade by then. Chocolate suckers may be purchased. For information or reservations call Kay Wilson at (330) 799-4871.
XPoland Center Homemakers will have a Christmas party and $5 gift exchange at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Ground Round.
XTri-County Chapter of Medical Assistants will hold its annual Christmas dinner at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Abruzzi's Cafe 422 in Niles. Meals will be ordered from the menu, and there will be an optional $10 gift for exchange and for the family that the organization is sponsoring this Christmas.
XVienna Fish and Game Club will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Conservation Clubhouse, Youngstown-Kingsville Road N.E., Vienna.
XWelcome Wagon Club of Canfield Toddler Group will hold a Christmas party at 11:45 a.m. Thursday at Canfield Presbyterian Church. The cost is $5 a child and $1 an adult. There will be lunch, crafts and games. Those attending are asked to take a wrapped book labeled with your child's name. For more information call (330) 533-3240.
XYoungstown Council of Catholic Nurses will meet at noon Thursday for a Christmas party at Antone's Banquet Centre in Boardman.
XMcDonald Knights of Columbus will meet at 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at the K. of C. Hall, Illinois Avenue.
XWest Farmington Knights of Pythias will hold its family night and supper at 6:30 p.m. at the K. of P. Hall.
XPenn-Ohio Chapter of the American Needlepoint Guild will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday at New Castle Public Library, 207 E. North St., New Castle, Pa. Officers will be installed.
XCanfield Republican Women will meet at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday for a social followed by a luncheon at noon at Diamond Back Golf Course in Ellsworth. Officers will be installed, and Ken Reel will present a program, "It's Christmas 1776." Monetary contributions will be given to First Night Canfield, the 2002 July 4 celebration, Canfield High School band, choir and drama boosters, the Rescue Mission of Mahoning Valley and Operation Blessing. Reservations are to be made with social committee contacts by Monday. Those with surnames beginning with A-F, call (330) 533-5753; G-O, (330) 533-4832; P-Z, (330) 533-7206.
XCourt St. Anne 1875, Catholic Daughter of the Americas, will meet Monday following noon Mass at Holy Name Church. There will be a Christmas social, and donations will be accepted for charities. There will be no meeting in January.
XHoly Name of Jesus Ladies Guild will have a Christmas luncheon at noon Wednesday at the church social center. Members are asked to take casseroles and dessert.
XSt. Michael Altar Guild of St. Michael Church, Canfield, will meet at 6 p.m. Monday at the church. A Christmas casserole dinner will follow in the parish center. "Choir Angels," accompanied by Rob Chismar, will present a musical program.
XSt. Rose Altar and Rosary Society will have a Christmas party and lunch at noon Tuesday in the lower church hall.
XThe United Methodist Women of Richard Brown Memorial United Methodist Church will meet for a casserole lunch at 1 p.m. Thursday following the 12:15 p.m. meeting of the executive committee. The program will be presented by Karen Myers.
XGirard-Liberty Kiwanis will meet at 6:15 p.m. Tuesday at the Girard Grill.
XGirard-Liberty Rotary will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the MetroPlex Centre in Liberty.
XVienna Kiwanis will meet for dinner at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Vienna Presbyterian Church, Warren-Sharon Road, Vienna Center.
XOriginal Christian Singles will meet at 6 p.m. Monday for a Christmas dinner at Glenwood Methodist Church. Members are to take a casserole and their own table service. Meat will be provided. The Colporteurs Quartet from New Castle, Pa., will provide entertainment. For information call (330) 533-3938.
XSalem Area Singles will meet for dinner at 6 p.m. Saturday at Marino's in Austintown. A movie or cards will follow. A meeting is planned for 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday, and volleyball will be held from 8 to 10 p.m. Monday. Members will attend a fish fry Dec. 7 at Guilford Lake.
XYoungstown Solo Singles and Parents will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at Christ Church Presbyterian, 1933 Canfield Road, Youngstown. Musical entertainment will be provided. A birthday dinner is planned for 6 p.m. Dec. 11 at Petro's Iron Skillet, Salt Springs Road. A Christmas party will be held at 6 p.m. Dec. 20 at Teddy's restaurant in the MetroPlex Centre, Liberty.
XGirard Historical Society will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Girard Free Library.
XThe Irish American Archival Society will hold a Christmas dinner meeting at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Chrystal's Restaurant on Belmont Avenue. Anyone interested in preserving Irish culture is welcome. Dues are $15 a person or $25 a family. Those attending will be asked to share a joke, song or story relating to Christmas. For more information contact Sally Pallante, (330) 533-7542.
XShenango 604, Shenango Pymatuning Chapter of the National Railway Historical Society will hold a Christmas party at 6 p.m. Saturday at Christian Missionary Alliance Church, Conneaut Lake Road. Members are asked to take a favorite dish. The main course and beverages will be provided. There will be a slide show and holiday singing.
XAlpha Omega Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma will meet Wednesday at Leo's Ristorante in Howland.
XL.O.S.S. Survivors of Suicide (a support group for those who have lost a loved one) will meet at 6 p.m. Monday at Forum Health Trumbull Memorial Hospital Wellness Connection at Eastwood Mall.
XMahoning Valley New Voice Club will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Youngstown Hearing and Speech Center at Beeghly Medical Park. This will be a covered-dish Christmas party. For information call Donna Hendricks at (330) 726-8855.
XMcDonald TOPS Club will meet at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday in the senior citizens room at the post office building.
XTOPS 327 will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the annex of Christ Church, 3425 Hopkins Road.
XTOPS 698 of Girard will meet at 6:15 p.m. Monday at First Christian Church, 140 E. Broadway, Girard. The first meeting is free. For information call (330) 545-1909 or (330) 545-3860.
XTOPS 1008 Youngstown will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Simon Road Church of God.
XWestern Reserve Chapter of Compassionate Friends will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at Lord of Life Lutheran Church, state Route 46, Canfield. For more information call (330) 549-5369 or (330) 538-2423.
XVienna VFW 3521 will meet at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Youngstown Air Reserve Station, Vienna.