XEmmanuel Community Care Center of Girard will sponsor "The Fine Art of Caring" art raffle at 7 p.m. Feb. 26 in the Azalea Room at St. Elizabeth's Boardman Campus, Market Street at McClurg Road. The evening will also feature a hot hors d'oeuvres buffet, wine, a sideboard auction and 50-50 raffle. A $100 raffle ticket entitles the patron to one piece of raffled art, while regular admission tickets are $30 each. Sponsorship levels available are: Michaelangelo for $1,000, includes four raffle and four admission tickets; DaVinci, $750 for three raffle and five admission tickets; and Van Gogh, $500 for two raffle and two admission tickets. Tables seat eight. The center is accepting art donations. To donate or to purchase tickets, call Sister Jean Orsuto, executive director, at (330) 545-4301.
XMembers of Blackhawk Band Boosters are looking for vendors of handmade craft items for their 21st Annual Spring Craft Show to be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 12 at Blackhawk High School, 500 Blackhawk Road, Beaver Falls, Pa. Anyone interested should send a self-addressed, stamped envelope requesting an application to: Blackhawk Band Boosters, 1078 state Route 0168, Darlington, Pa. 16115, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. For additional information call Cyndi McClain at (724) 847-2331 or e-mail the above address.
XTrumbull County 4-H Endowment Committee is beginning a donation campaign for its biannual dinner and auction to be held April 9 at Yankee Lake Ballroom. Committee members and 4-H members and friends will be canvassing Trumbull County for donations of new items, gift certificates, event tickets and theme baskets, as well as monetary donations. The committee will also be selling raffle tickets for a quilt and afghans. Money raised at the auction will be used for educational projects, awards, and college and camp scholarships. For more information, contact Jan Solomon at (330) 824-3337 or Deb Duda at (330) 637-1329.
XVivian's Antiques and Robert's Gallery of Fine Arts, 8 S. Main St., Columbiana, will hold the first in a series of Bag Lunch Lectures at 12:15 p.m. Wednesday. "Oriental Art and Artifacts" will be presented by Roberta Myers. For information call (330) 482-4522.
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.