BOARDMAN -- A free program, "Medicare-D: Putting the Pieces Together," is offered at 7 p.m. on Thursday at Good Hope Lutheran Church, 98 Homestead Drive. The event is sponsored by Shepherd of the Valley. Call (330) 782-8109 for more nformation.
BOARDMAN -- A program on meat safety will be presented from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. March 19 at Evergreen Seventh-day Adventist Church social hall, 7668 Glenwood Ave.
Guest speaker will be William Winnell, a USDA meat inspector from Kentucky, who will discuss the long-term effects of eating meat.
The event also will include a vegetarian lunch, food preparation demonstrations, blood pressure screenings, child care and door prizes.
Reservations must be made by Wednesday by calling (330) 568-0600. The cost is $5 in advance by sending payment to Health Seminar, in care of Hrabowy, 2600 Tibbetts-Wick Road, Hubbard, 44425.
YOUNGSTOWN -- The American Cancer Society offers a bi-lingual English/Spanish Look Good Feel Better Program for women undergoing cancer treatment. The free program, from 10 a.m. to noon on March 22 at the OCCHA Center, 3660 Shirley Road, helps women learn ways to improve their hair, skin and nails. Rosa Tirado, a licensed and trained cosmetologist who speaks English and Spanish, will present the program. Each participant receives a makeup kit that includes various name-brand cosmetic and skin care items, which is valued over $200. Reservations are required. Call (888) 227-6446.
HERMITAGE, Pa. -- Toni Ullrich, a registered dietitian, will offer a program, "Creating Balanced Eating with Restaurant Foods: Healthy Eating for Families on the Go," from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Womancare Center of UPMC Horizon, 875 N. Hermitage Road. To register for the free program, call (724) 347-7700.