XAmerican Association of University Women, Boardman-Canfield Branch, will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Baird Pavilion, Cory Road, Canfield. Board members will provide a salad supper, and there will be a "Book Teaser" sale. Members are asked to take books for an auction. Guests are welcome. For more information call (330) 533-7289 or (330) 755-7986.
XAmerican Association of University Women Gourmet Group will meet for lunch at noon Sept. 21 at the Stockyard Restaurant in Canfield. Hostesses will be Helen Elser and Dr. Mary B. Smith. For reservations call (330) 758-5662 or (330) 743-2710.
XMcDonald Midget Football Association will meet at 7 p.m. Sunday in the senior citizens room.
XMcDonald Sideliners meets every Tuesday at 7 p.m. in the Blue Devil Room at the high school.
XSt. Elizabeth Health Center Auxiliary will meet at noon Monday in the guest dining room. The speaker will be John Hughes, manager of Mobile Intensive Care. The topic will be "Critical Care Transport."
XSalvation Army Women's Auxiliary will celebrate its 25th anniversary at a noon meeting Tuesday at Park Vista Gathering Room, 1216 Fifth Ave. Mrs. William C. Bigelow will preside, and Susan Borowski will speak on "Laughter-Fitness." Accolades will be given by Sue Foley. Serving on the planning committee will be Bigelow, Foley, Mrs. Loren Kindler, Mrs. Jack Freaney, Sherrie Walker, Marge Lardas, Lois Brown, Alice Phelps and Jane Ames. For more information call (330) 270-5999.
XStruthers K. of C. Ladies will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at the hall with Lora Opsitnik and Louise Horvath as hostesses.
XVFW 3538 Auxiliary of Struthers will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday with a social hour to follow. Members are collecting Campbell Soup labels for children at the national home and also nonperishable items such as toiletries, cookies and potato chips in nonbreakable containers for the servicemen and women in VA hospitals and serving in Iraq. Call Elizabeth Speziale at (330) 755-5130 for the complete list of items being collected. The group is asking for help with both collections from members and nonmembers. Anyone wishing to help should take or send items to the VFW Post at 157 Lowellville Road, Struthers, OH 44471.
XVFW Triangle Post 2799 Auxiliary will meet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the post home, 3161 E. South Range Road, New Middletown. For more information call (330) 542-9928.
XCampbell Memorial High School January and June Classes of 1948 will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Monday at Denny's restaurant, Route 224, Boardman. All classmates are welcome. For information call Darlene Zaba, (330) 755-0365, or Hazel Barrett, (330) 793-0694.
XSouth High School Class of 1976 will meet at 6 p.m. Sunday at Denny's in Boardman. For more information call (330) 770-1726.
XWoodrow Wilson High School January and June Classes of 1947 will meet for breakfast at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Denny's in Boardman. Members of the 1946 and 1948 classes are welcome. No reservations are required.
XAustintown II Homemakers will meet at 10 a.m. Thursday at Smith Corners United Methodist Church. Margaret Kollmorgan will present a Halloween windsock craft workshop, and Rosemary Beatty-Wilcox, a volunteer for the American Cancer Society Telefriend project, will be the speaker. Dues will be collected, and guests are welcome.
XMcDonald Parents of Performing Arts will meet at 4 p.m. Wednesday in the senior citizens room at the post office building.
XCampbell Croatian Fraternal Union 185 will meet at 1 p.m. Sunday at Bedford Trails Golf Course.
XGirard Golden Eagles will meet at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Girard Free Library.
XMcDonald Literary Guild will meet at 8 p.m. Thursday at Woodland Park United Methodist Church.
XWestern Reserve Knitting Guild will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Fair Park for a "Las Vegas Night" program. Members should take six skeins of scrap yarn numbered one through six, one size 9 to 13 circular needle, one die and one coin.
XYoungstown Area Weavers Guild will meet for a covered dish picnic and installation of officers Wednesday at Weaving Willow in Hubbard. Current projects will be shared and programs planned. Anyone interested in fiber arts is welcome. For more information call (330) 856-3115 or (330) 392-9843 or visit www.artgally.com/-yawg.
XBoardman Poland Junior Women's League will hold a picnic open house Sept. 18 at Beard Cabin in Boardman Township Park. Featured will be a "Welcome Back" general meeting at 6 p.m. and dinner at 6:30. School supplies will be collected for a local school. The league is open to all women over 18 in Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties. Anyone interested in membership or more information should call Zoe Panno, (330) 792-8532, or send name, address and phone number to: Membership Chairwoman, BPJWL, P.O. Box 3412, Boardman, OH 44512.
XFriends of Boardman Library will resume monthly meetings on Monday with a social at 9:30 a.m. in the community room followed by a program at 10. John Beilhart will speak on "Honey Bees and Beekeeping Products." Hostesses will be Jan Harper, Loretta Liptak, Mary Santagata and Patricia Spisak. New members and guests are welcome. No reservations are required. Books and tapes will be collected for the book cart from 10 a.m. to noon the first and third Saturday of each month.
XChurch Women United will meet at 10 a.m. Monday in the first floor conference room at the Greater Mill Creek Community Center, 496 Glenwood Ave., Youngstown.
XMount Carmel Society of St. Rose Church will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the lower church.
XSt. Monica Guild of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday with Elizabeth Mirone presiding. Hostesses will be Phyllis DeChurch, Angie DiFrangia, Lucy DeLucia, Eleanor DeLuco and Rosemarie DeMichael.
XSt. Rose Quilting Group meets at 10 a.m. every Wednesday in the parish house.
XSt. Vincent DePaul Society of St. Rose Church will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the church.
XSeton III will meet at 10 a.m. Sunday at Ursuline Mother House on Shields Road, Canfield, for Mass and a luncheon. The speaker will be Carol Starre-Kmiecik, and there will be a re-enactment of the life of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton.
XGirard-Liberty Kiwanis will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at The Golf Dome, 1300 N. State St., Girard.
XGirard-Liberty Rotary will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Amen Corner, 20 W. Main St., Girard.
XMcDonald Lions Club will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday on the second floor of the Retirement Center, 550 Ohio Ave.
XSingle for Any Reason has planned the following: Tuesday, stitching and hobby night; Thursday, newsletter deadline; and Sept. 15, cards and snacks. Call (330) 372-7124 for information on these events. Also planned is dancing to live band at Niles from 8 p.m. to midnight Sept. 16, $5 cover for nonmembers, Call (330) 856-3642 for more information.
XMahoning County Chapter of Ohio Genealogical Society will meet at 7 p.m. Sept. 18 at St. Charles Church, 7325 Westview Drive, Boardman. Emily Varner will present a program on "Trunking Along." The Computer Interest Group will meet at 6 p.m. Anyone interested in genealogy software and related online computer problems is welcome.
XSigma Xi, Scientific Research Society of Youngstown State University will have a buffet and presentation at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 20 at the Arthritis Center, 5500 Market St. Dr. Diana Fagan will speak on "Treatment of Bacterial Infections Without Antibiotics." Guests are welcome. For information on the free event or other chapter activities, e-mail Dr. Bruce Rothschild at firstname.lastname@example.org or Dr. Paul Dalbec at email@example.com.
XSpringfield Township Historical Society, 14176 Youngstown-Pittsburgh Road, Petersburg, will meet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. Wendell Lauth will speak on the effect the Civil War had on the township. Guests are welcome.
XAlzheimer's Assistance and Referral Network, 4212 Market St., Youngstown, meetings are as follows; Monday, 7 p.m. at St. John's Orthodox Church, 322 Struthers-Liberty Road, Campbell; Tuesday, 7 p.m. at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 2305 S. Canfield-Niles Road, Austintown; Wednesday, 7 p.m. at St. Charles Church, Boardman-Canfield Road, Boardman; and Friday, 10 a.m. at Canfield Christian Church, 123 S. Broad St., Canfield. For more information call (330) 788-9755 or (866) 822-2102. Meetings are free to the public.
XFirst Ohio Chapter of Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health will meet from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the D & amp;E Clinic, 142 Javit Court, Austintown, with Janet Misel as the speaker. Her topic will be "Recognizing Signs and Symptoms of Depression in Children." For more information call (330) 538-0184 or (330) 533-4649.
XFred Childress Greater Mahoning Valley Parkinson Support Group will meet from 2 to 4 p.m. Thursday at Western Reserve United Methodist Church, 4580 Canfield Road. Michelle Podlesni of Comfort Keepers will speak on "Care for Caregivers."
XGrief Recovery Instructional Support Group will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Kelley-Robb Funeral Home Care Center, 709 N. Main St., Hubbard. The leader will be Philip Roland. Meetings are open to anyone who has suffered the loss of a loved one. There is no cost. For more information call (330) 534-1952.
XGriefShare, a special support group for people grieving the loss of someone close, will meet at 6:30 p.m. Sunday at
Woodland Park United Methodist Church, 601 Ohio Ave., McDonald. The group is nondenominational and features biblical teaching on grief and recovery topics. For more information call (330) 530-8723.
XMothers and More will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Boardman United Methodist Church, 7809 Market St. For more information call (330) 629-2507.
XStatus Weight Support Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Simon Road Church of God, Boardman. Weigh-ins are from 6 to 6:30. For information call (330) 965-7647.
XTOPS 327 will meet at 6:15 p.m. Monday at Christ Church Presbyterian, 1933 Canfield Road, Boardman. The first meeting is free. Guests are welcome. For information call (330) 793-4378 or (330) 757-9368.
XTOPS 698, Girard, will meet Monday at First Christian Church, 140 E. Broadway. Weigh-in is from 5:45 to 6:45 p.m. followed by the meeting at 7. New members are welcome; the first night is free. For information call (330) 394-1262 or (330) 545-3860.
XTOPS 1262, McDonald, will meet Wednesday in the senior citizens room at the post office building. Weigh-in is from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., and the meeting will follow. New members are welcome.
XCatholic War Veterans Paul Sgambatti Post 1903 and its auxiliary will meet 7 p.m. Thursday in the parish house meeting room.
XEighth District Auxiliary, Veterans of Foreign Wars, will meet Sunday at Western Reserve VFW 1055 Post, 5000 New Milford Road, Ravenna. Scheduled are breakfast, 7:30 to 9:30 a.m.; registration, 7:30 a.m. to noon; and meeting 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. A parade of membership transmittals is planned.
XClub news is published Friday and Saturday. Please submit information about upcoming activities to the Society Department by 5 p.m. Thursday.