Teddy Bear Health Fair at Eastwood Mall
NILES -- Free immunizations and screenings are offered at the Teddy Bear Health Fair from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday at the William M. Cafaro Head Start Center behind Dunham's at the Eastwood Mall. Shot records are required.
911 simulation training and fingerprinting/photo I.D.s are also available.
For children up to 6 years old, there will be free speech, hearing and developmental screenings. For children 1 to 6, there will be free dental, vision and lead screenings from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. only. For more information, call (330) 505-1391.
AUSTINTOWN -- A free educational series for families dealing with Alzheimer's disease is offered at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 2305 S. Canfield-Niles Road, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 7 and Aug. 14. The sessions, offered by the Alzheimer's Association, are free, but registration is necessary. Call (330) 533-3300 or (800) 441-3322 for more information.
Cancer Society panel
LISBON -- The 2002 American Cancer Society Columbiana County Assessment Committee, 18 people who meet quarterly and discuss cancer issues such as prevention, detection and quality of life programs, will meet at noon Monday at Taste of Country, state Route 45.
Annual baby shower
YOUNGSTOWN -- The Youngstown Area Community Action Council and Mahoning County WIC Program will celebrate World Breastfeeding Week and Breastfeeding Awareness Month with its annual baby shower at 2 p.m. Aug. 7 at Mill Creek Park Community Center. Call (330) 747-7921 for more information.
Aug. 5: Rite Aid Pharmacy, Parkman Road Northwest, Warren, 10 a.m. to noon; St. Elizabeth Health Center, Park Avenue lobby, 2 to 4 p.m.
Thursday: Community Health Connection, Eastwood Mall, every Monday through Friday from 9 to 11 a.m. and 3 to 5 p.m. For more information, call (330) 544-1482.
Aug. 6: Brookfield Library, 10 a.m. to noon; Liberty Library, 1 to 3 p.m.
Aug. 5: Sibling Class, St. Joseph Health Center, Warren, 5 to 6 p.m., $5 fee, registration required, call (330) 841-4590; Infant Care Class, St. Elizabeth, 6 to 9 p.m., registration required, call (330) 480-6667.
Saturday: Trumbull County Prepared Childbirth Lamaze in a Day Class, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Trumbull Memorial Hospital, Warren. The fee is $60. To register, call (330) 841-9251.
Aug. 5: Sibling Preparation Class, meets the first Monday of every month from 6:15 to 7:30 p.m., TMH. It is for any child at least 2 years old whose parents are expecting a baby. To register, call (330) 841-9913. There is no fee.
Aug. 5: Diabetes Walking Program, 9 to 10:30 a.m., TMH Community Health Connection, Eastwood Mall, Niles, meets the first Monday of every month. Open to anyone with diabetes. There is no fee; Diabetes Class Series, Aug. 5, 6, 7 and 8, 2 to 3 p.m., TMH. Physician referral is required. For more information or to register, call (330) 841-9689.