BINGO AND CARD PARTIES
XDaughters of Sts. Peter and Paul Church will hold a bingo and card party from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the church, 421 Covington St., Youngstown. Cost is $4 for adults and $2 for children. A light luncheon will be served.
XFriends of the East Palestine Memorial Public Library is planning a book sale for Friday and Saturday during regular hours. Call (330) 426-3778 for details or directions.
XEast Palestine Band Parents will hold a One Elegant Evening dinner-dance Saturday at Antone's Banquet Centre, 8578 Market St., Boardman. The event is a fund-raiser to benefit the school's band program. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. A buffet dinner will be served at 7 followed by dancing from 8 to midnight. The evening's festivities will also include a silent auction of items donated by area businesses. Tickets are available for $37.50 per person, and can be purchased from any band parent or by calling Mark and Cindy Powers at (330) 426-4739, David and Carol Fruit at (330) 426-2984 or Lonnie and Michelle Bell at (330) 426-6706.
XImmaculate Heart of Mary will be having a Valentine's Day dinner and dance from 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday at the new Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish Center, 4500 Norquest Blvd., Austintown. Cost is $15 per person. A catered dinner will be served from 7:30 to 9 and includes chicken marsala, pasta and meatballs, mixed vegetables, redskin potatoes, tossed salad, rolls and dessert. Cups, ice and mixers will be provided. Call (330) 793-9988 for ticket information.
XSalem High School Drama Department and Drama Club will sponsor Dancing With Love dinner dance on Saturday at the Salem Golf Club. Tickets for the sit-down dinner are $15. Entree choice is either roast turkey or baked ham. The fund-raising event will include door prizes, gift baskets, a Chinese auction, a 50-50 raffle and a 52-card game. Salem High School senior Ali Cleland will be the guest vocalist with Jodine Pilmer as her accompanist. Senior Randy Brammer, president of Drama Club, will serve as the master of ceremonies. Tickets may be ordered by calling Robert Viencek at (330) 332-4723. No tickets will be sold at the door.
XMahoning Shenango Valley Baptist Deacons' Union will hold its 27th annual valentine dinner at 3 p.m. Sunday at The Georgetown, 6933 South Ave., Youngstown. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Dr. Morris W. Lee of Third Baptist Church in Youngstown. Cost is $20. For tickets, contact any member of the union or call Deacon James L. White at (330) 782-7888.
XSt. Dominic Rosary Altar Society will host a style show and card and bingo party from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the parish center, Southern Boulevard, Youngstown. There will be a style show, lunch, door prizes and other prizes available. Cost is $5. For ticket information, call (330) 783-1900 or (330) 782-7449.
XSomeplace Safe Inc. will hold its second annual Just Dessert fund-raiser and silent auction from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at McMenamy's, 325 Youngstown-Warren Road, Niles. Susan DeLeo and Frank Marzullo from WFMJ-TV 21 will be the guest hosts for the evening. Tickets are $30 per person. To purchase tickets in advance, contact Someplace Safe at (330) 393-3003. Tickets will be available at the door.
XFriends of Fellows Riverside Gardens will host Wintertime Tea: For Love of a Book from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Davis Center in Fellows Riverside Gardens. The afternoon tea is in tradition of Elizabeth Fellows' literary club, and will feature a romantic adaptation of Jane Eyre performed by Carol Weakland, a twice-loved gardening and cooking book sale and an extensive menu of teas, savories and sweets. The cost is $20 for members and $25 for nonmembers. In keeping with an earlier era, hats and gloves will be admired but not required. To register, call the gardens at (330) 740-7116.
XA calendar of activities to which the public is invited is published Mondays. Please submit information to the Society Department by 5 p.m. Thursday.