YOUNGSTOWN -- The Jewish Community Center is offering two knitting classes on Mondays, Jan. 22-Feb. 19. "Born to Knit" is for beginners or for those who would like to refresh their skills; sessions 9:30-10:30 a.m. The cost is 50 for members and 60 for nonmembers. "Desperate Knitters" is for those who would like to knit for themselves and for others. Items will be distributed to local hospitals. Sessions will be 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. The cost is 10 for members and 20 for nonmembers. For information, call Darlene Muller at (330) 746-3251 Ext. 106.