Girard Golden Eagles will meet at 2 p.m. Sunday at Girard Free Library, 105 E. Prospect St.

McDonald Midget Football Association will meet at 6 p.m. Sunday in the Community Room at the post office building.

McDonald Sideliners will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the high school.


The Ladies Auxiliary to the VFW, Post 3538, 157 Lowellville Road, Struthers, will have its Mother’s Day Dinner and meeting on Monday at the post home. Members are asked to take a covered dish, salad or dessert and their own place setting. Dinner will begin at 5:30 and a short business meeting will follow. For information call 330-755-2701.


Woodrow Wilson High School Classes of January and June 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.


College Club of Sharon will meet for a noon luncheon on Saturday at Avalon Golf and Country Club in Buhl Park. Broadcast journalist Anita Quinn of WFMJ-TV 21 will be the speaker. Guests are welcome. Reservations are required and can be made by calling Barbara Clawson, 724-347-6129; Carole Barker, 724-962-1947, or Laura Kubyako, 724-346-2469.

Mahoning Valley Cribbage Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at St. James Church, 7640 Glenwood Ave., Boardman. New players are welcome. For more information call 330-757-9503.

Mahoning Valley Stamp Club will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at Highway Tabernacle, 3000 S. Raccoon Road, Austintown. The club meets the second Thursday of each month.

NARFE, Chapter 14, will meet at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Saxon Club, 710 S. Meridian Road. All retired and active federal employees are welcome.


Holborn Herb Growers Guild will meet for the Spring Cleanup at 6 p.m. May 17 in Western Reserve Village Gardens at the Canfield Fairgrounds. Take garden tools and trash bags. Hostesses are Kris Yelton, Diane Playforth, Carole Ann Drick and Barb Crook.

The McDonald Literary Guild will meet at 8 p.m. Thursday at Woodland Park United Methodist Church.

Niles Chapter of the American Sewing Guild will meet at the following locations in May: Fancy Cutters Monday at 10 a.m. at Lake Vista, 303 N. Mecca St., Cortland. Discussion will be on decorative threads for serging. Take serger if desired. Contact 330-847-4827; Evening Cut Ups, Monday at 7 p.m. at Grace Church of the Nazarene, 5253 W. Webb Road., Austintown. Program is appliqu d towel. Take towel, fabric scraps, fusible web, embroidery floss for machine or hand sewing, and 1/8 yard of fabric for bottom of towel. Contact 330-545-6520 or 330-652-5564; Material Girls, Thursday at 6 p.m. at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 490 N. High St., Cortland. Demo of “Cynthia Guffey’s 2 important measurements that will save your garment.” Contact 330-550-1215 or 330-759-1211; Designing Women, Friday at 10 a.m. at Domestic Sewing Center, 2011 Youngstown Road, SE, Warren. Embroidery on bathroom tissue by Mary Davis. Contact 330-847-7386.

Western Reserve Knitting Guild will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Fair Park in Canfield for a program on knitting a shawl with crochet trim. Members should take knitting needles and a crochet hook.


Friends of the Boardman Library will meet at 9:30 a.m. Monday in the community room. Dr. Sherry Linkon will speak about “Preserving Family Memories” at 10. Hostesses will be Marjorie Burin, Pauline Hruby, Renee Cole and Beverly Gibson. Guests are welcome. No reservations are required. Donations of books are greatly needed and will be collected from 10 a.m. to noon the first and third Saturdays of each month.


Christian Coalition of Mercer County will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the First Assembly of God Church, 1455 N. Keel Ridge Road, Hermitage, Pa. The speaker will be Pat White, president of the new organization. Candidates seeking county offices are invited to speak. New members are welcome.

Junior Seton Circle will meet at noon Thursday at A La Cart in Canfield. Kay Lavelle of the sheriff’s department will give a program on safety. Members of the social committee will serve as hostesses.

Mount Carmel Society of St. Rose Church will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the lower church.

St. Monica Guild of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Youngstown, will meet at 8 p.m. Tuesday. President Patti Rossi will preside. Hostesses are Carmela Guy, Donna Hartranft, Cindy Jones, Tina Kinnick and Arlene Larson.

St. Rose Quilting Group will meet at 10 a.m. Wednesday in the parish house.

Seton III will have its May meeting Thursday at Caff Capri, Market Street in Boardman. The social hour begins at 5:30, and dinner will be served at 6 p.m. The subject is the end-of-year social; the theme is spring. Hostesses are the chairwomen, Mary West, Lori Brennen, Catherine Coyle, Helen Golden, Sue Johnson and Dorothy Krispinsky.


Girard-Liberty Kiwanis will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at The Golf Dome, 1300 N. State St., Girard.


D.A.R.E., a social group for divorced, widowed or separated people, has planned the following: 6 p.m. Monday, bike riding, meet at Kirk Road bike trail parking lot; 6 p.m. Wednesday walk in Mill Creek Park after meeting at Dr. Shah’s lot; and 7:30 p.m. Thursday, speaker night at Disciples Christian Church, 565 Boardman-Canfield Road, across from Giant Eagle. For more information call 330-757-1440 or 330-793-1484.

Parents Without Partners, Portage County Chapter 600, will have a Swiss steak dinner from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. and a dance from 7:30 to 11:30 June 4 at Kent VFW Post 3703, 500 VFW Parkway, Kent. The cost is $14.50 for members and $16.50 for nonmembers. For more information or reservations call 330-571-3801 or 330-322-9559 by May 31.


Girard Historical Society will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Barnhisel House, 1011 N. State St.

Kinsman Historical Society will meet at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Kinsman Presbyterian Church on Church Street. Linda Lipps of Gustavus will speak on John Brown. Her theme will be “A Prominent Abolitionist.” Guests are welcome.


Alzheimer Network Family Support Group has scheduled the following meetings: Monday at 7 p.m. at St. John Orthodox Church, 322 Struthers Liberty Road; Tuesday at 7 at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 2305 S. Canfield Niles Road; Wednesday at 7 p.m. At St. Charles Church, 7345 Westview Drive; and May 14 at 10:30 a.m. at Christ Lutheran Church, 250 Sexton St. For more information call 330-788-9755.

First Ohio Chapter of The Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health will present Sean Baron from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday. He is co-author of “There’s A Boy In There,” and “Unwritten Rules of Social Relationships” and is a freelancer for The Vindicator. Baron will speak at the D&E Clinic, 142 Javit Court, Ausintown. For information call 330-538-0184 or 330-533-4649.

Mahoning Valley Chapter of the Hearing Loss Association will meet from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 14 at the Boardman Library, 7680 Glenwood Ave. An audiologist, Dr. Sheryl Figliano, will speak. Refreshments will be provided. For more information contact Gary Cohen at gcohen

TOPS 327 will meet Monday at Christ Church Presbyterian, 1933 Canfield Road, Boardman. Weigh-in is from 6:15 to 6:45 p.m. followed by the meeting at 7. The first meeting is free. Guests are welcome. For information call 330-799-9660 or 330-779-0144.

TOPS 1237, Austintown, will meet Thursday at Idaho Road Alliance Church, 250 Idaho Road, across from Frank Ohl Middle School. Weigh-in is from 5 to 5:30, p.m., followed by the meeting until 6:30. For further information call 330-758-4923.

TOPS 1262, McDonald, meets Wednesdays 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.

TOPS 1497, Austintown, will meet from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Thursday at Smith Corners United Methodist Church, 3000 S. Niles Canfield Road. New members are welcome; the first meeting is free. For more information call 330-759-4737.

UPMC Horizon has scheduled the following support group meetings: Mercer County Diabetes at 6 p.m. Monday at UPMC Horizon’s Greenville campus and at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at UPMC Horizon’s Shenango Valley campus; Weight Loss Surgery at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Greenville Campus; Empty Arms at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Womancare Center in Hermitage; Mercer County Breast Cancer at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Womancare Center in Hermitage; and Yellow Ribbon at 5 p.m. Saturday at Shenango Valley campus.

Club news is published Friday. Please submit information about upcoming activities to the Society Department by noon Wednesday.

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