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Published: Fri, December 16, 2011 @ 12:00 a.m.

Local audiologist elected president of national group

Eric Hagberg, owner of Hearing Innovations with locations in Boardman and Liberty, has been elected to serve as president of The Academy of Doctors of Audiology.

The ADA is a premiere network and resource for audiologists in private practice.

“Dr. Hagberg has been long-recognized as a leader within the profession of audiology,” said ADA Executive Director Stephanie Czuhajewski. “He was elected by his peers because of his proven leadership abilities and his tireless support of student initiatives that encourage autonomous practice.”

Hagberg took office on Nov. 5 during the annual ADA Member Business Meeting, which was held in conjunction with the ADA Annual Convention in Bonita Springs, Fla.

Hagberg has been serving hearing impaired members of the Mahoning Valley since 1975. He received his Doctor of Audiology (Au.D.) degree from the Arizona School of Health Sciences, a division of the Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is board certified in Audiology and a Fellow of the Academy of Doctors Audiology and the American Academy of Audiology.

Torch Club meeting set for Monday

The Youngstown Chapter of International Torch Clubs will meet on Monday at 6 p.m. for its dinner meeting. The speaker will be Perc Kelty, former chief photographer for the Youngstown Sheet and Tube steel company. His presentation, “The Road Ahead,” will examine the political and economic challenges our current generation faces.

The meeting will be held in Pete’s Place, in Kilcawley Center, located on the campus of Youngstown State University. The public is most cordially invited.

Dinner for non-members is $18. To make dinner reservations call 330-757-4148 or to learn more about the Youngstown Torch Club call 330-792-7351.

Horticulture students host Holiday Open House

Students in the Horticulture Program at the Mahoning County Career and Technical Center host their annual Holiday Open House now through Dec. 19 at the school’s floral shop.

The Holiday Open House features silk wreaths, swags and arrangements, fresh mixed pine and spruce wreaths, fresh table centerpieces, pine roping and poinsettias all prepared by students in the program.

The floral shop will be open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday through Dec. 19. Orders can also be placed for any of the holiday items until Dec. 19.

To place an order or for more information, please contact Mary June Emerson, Horticulture instructor, at 330-729-4000, ext. 1672.

Fun Times at the library

The Austintown library will host “Fun Time for 4s and 5s” on Jan. 4, 11, 18 and 25 at 11 a.m. The program will include developmentally-appropriate books, songs, rhymes, finger plays and other activities that will help children, ages 4-5, become successful readers.

Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Challenge your brain at the library

The Austintown library will be celebrating the “Year of the Dragon” with Chinese Zodiac Word Searches during library hours through January.

Children of all ages can ask the librarian what animal equates to the year of your birth and receive a hand stamp.

Local podiatrists host shoe drive

Austintown Podiatry Associates, Dr. Karlock, Dr. Flauto and Dr. Arters will be hosting their annual shoe drive through Christmas. New or gently worn shoes can be dropped off at any of the three locations.

Austintown: 1300 S Canfield-Niles Rd., Suite 1, Austintown, 44515.

Boardman: 7010 South Ave., Suite 3, Boardman, 44512.

Warren: 3802 Elm Road N.E., Warren, 44483.

Library hosts Tales and Talk for 2s and 3s

The Austintown library will host “Baby Brilliant: Tales and Talk for 2s and 3s on Jan. 4, 11, 18 and 25 at 10 a.m. The program will include developmentally-appropriate books, songs, rhymes, finger plays and other activities that will help children, ages 2-3, become successful readers.

Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Bonding with Babies and Books

The Austintown library will host “Baby Brilliant: Bonding with Babies and Books for Lapsitters” and “Baby Brilliant: Bonding with Babies and Books for Walkers” on Jan. 5, 12, 19 and 26. The lapsitters program, for little ones who are not walking independently, will begin at 9:30 a.m.

The walkers program, for children who are walking independently, will begin at 11 a.m. Both programs will include 20 minutes of language enrichment including rhymes, songs and stories, followed by time to play and socialize.

Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Holiday musical features lyrics by local teacher

Kandace Cleland, a theater teacher at Canfield, wrote the lyrics for the upcoming one act musical “Where’s Rudolph?” at the Trinity Playhouse in Lisbon. The show will feature the Stage Left Youth Players and music by Jodine Pilmer.

There will be a show today tomorrow at 2 p.m. Tickets for these shows are $8 for adults and $6 for students and senior citizens.

In addition, there will be noon matinees on Dec. 10 and 17 that will include Lunch with Santa. Tickets are $13 for adults and $11 for students and seniors.

To make reservations, e-mail stageleftseats@yahoo.com.

Boardman Park hosts Senior Fun Day

Seniors are invited to come to Boardman Park on Thursday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Senior Fun Day will include activities such as exercising, crafts, Bingo, lunch and blood pressure screening.

The event will take place in the Lariccia Family Community Center. Cost is $1.

To RSVP, call 330-965-0482.


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