Seminar on pumpkins
SALEM -- The Ohio Valley Giant Pumpkin Growers will host a giant pumpkin-growing seminar from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Feb. 26 at the Green Township Community Building in Greenford. Tim Parks of Parks Garden Center will discuss seed selection, soils, fertilizers, pests, pollination, pruning and irrigation. The seminar is free. Giant pumpkin seeds will be available. To register, call (330) 533-7278.
Civil War program
MERCER, Pa. -- The Mercer County Historical Society Civil War Roundtable will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the society's headquarters, 119 S. Pitt St. Dave Robinson Jr., 1st Sgt., 10th Pennsylvania Reserve Volunteers, the Western Pennsylvania Civil War Re-enactors Society, will discuss Civil War gaming, miniatures and dioramas. Participation is free; call (724) 662-3490.