XWelcome Wagon Club of Canfield will hold it's annual August social at 6 p.m. Aug. 20 at 32 Sandstone Lane, Canfield, for members and prospective members. The theme is "Celebrate America," and those attending may wear their favorite patriotic apparel. Reservations are required by calling (330) 533-4063 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. There is no charge; those attending are asked to take typical American dish to share.
XWomen's Connection/CWC West will meet at noon Aug. 13 at the Italian-American Veterans Centre, 115 S. Meridian Road, Youngstown, for the program, "Crystal Dreams Don't Shatter." Janet DeVillbiss will speak on "Shattered Hopes and Dreams." Beth Ann Valantine will present a musical program, and Marty Campana also will be featured. Tickets are $6.50. For reservations and cancellations call (330) 793-8655 or (330) 793-6381. There is free child care.
XYoungstown After 5 Club will hold a dinner at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 12 at Theodore's Banquet Centre, 1404 Canfield-Niles Road, Mineral Ridge. The guest speaker will be Janet DeVilbiss, music will be by Alica George, and the special feature will be Dean Ferris. Dinner and child-care reservations are to be made by Thursday by calling (330) 793-8655.
XD.A.R.E. members plan to dance at Choices in the Holiday Inn, Liberty at 7:30 p.m. Sunday. The cost is $4. Also planned is a walk at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday from Dr. Shah's parking lot along the trail in Mill Creek Park, golf at the short holes in Mill Creek Park at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday and a meeting at 7:30 p.m. Thursday. For more information call (330) 652-8399, (330) 758-8605 or (330) 533-3563.
XSalem Area Singles will meet from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the Chamber of Commerce building. A fund-raiser barbecue is planned for Aug. 10 at the Washingtonville VFW. Tickets are $10 in advance or $15 at the door.
XSophisticated Singles will hold a dance party at 8:30 p.m. Friday at the Greentree Holiday Inn in Pittsburgh. Admission is $7, and no reservations are needed. For a free brochure call (412) 572-5259.
XYoungstown-Warren Amotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Association will meet at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 13 at the first-floor atrium of St. Joseph Hospital, 667 Eastland S.E., Warren. The organization is geared to those with Lou Gehrig's disease and their families. The meeting topic will be ALS services and resources.
XMahoning Valley China, Burma, India Veterans will meet Aug. 10 at the Elks Club,3115 Lake Road West, Ashtabula. Following the noon social hour there will be a buffet luncheon at 1 p.m. Commander Marvin Wilds will conduct the meeting and installation of officers. For reservations call Jean Waldron, (440) 576-6250, or Charletta Burnett, (440) 969-1495.
XClub news is published on Fridays and Saturdays. Please submit information about upcoming activities to the Society Department by 5 p.m. each Thursday.