Burghill-Vernon Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary is sponsoring a basket auction Sunday at the fire station, state Route 88, Kinsman. Doors will open at 1 p.m., and drawings will start at 3. The admission cost is $4 and includes a beverage and a cupcake. The kitchen will be open.


Saxon Club Branch 22 Ladies Auxiliary is looking for vendors for its fall craft show to take place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 10 at the Youngstown Saxon Club, 710 S. Meridian Road. Tables may be rented for $25 through Oct. 31, when the cost will increase to $35. For information call 330-788-4274.

St. Mary’s Assumption Social Center, 356 S. Belle Vista Ave., Youngstown, is seeking vendors for its Holiday Craft Show planned for Nov. 3. For information call 330-792-1578.


Celebrity Dancers of Youngstown will present its 6th annual dance from 7 p.m. to midnight Saturday at Mahoning Country Club, 710 E. Liberty St., Girard. Music will be provided by Gregg Edwards, and there also will be door prizes, a 50-50 raffle and a basket auction. Dinner will be served at 8 p.m., and a cash bar will be available. Attire is dressy. Tickets cost $30 and are available only in advance. For information call 330-788-9019.


VFW Post 6488 Auxiliary, 2065 Coitsville-Hubbard Road, Youngstown, is seeking vendors for its mini flea market scheduled from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 12. Cost for a table or space (inside or out) is $20; a tent no larger than 10-by-10-foot is permitted. Call 330-743-1943.


American Cancer Society Relay for Life-Team Rachel is selling raffle tickets for four one-day Disney World Park Hopper tickets valid through April 1, 2014. This is a $480 value for admission to Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Hollywood Studios and Animal Kingdom. Tickets cost $10 each, and the drawing will be May 19. To purchase a ticket call 330-534-4907 or mail your check, payable to Team Rachel, to Patti Smith, 633 Jones St., Hubbard, OH 44425. A ticket will be mailed to you.


Boardman United Methodist Church, 6809 Market St., will have a trash and treasure sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday. Thursday is bargain-bag day.

Church Hill United Methodist Church, 189 Church Hill-Hubbard Road, Liberty, will have its annual Gently Used Sale from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday and from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. There also will be a bake sale and lunch counter both days.

Good Hope Lutheran Church Relay for Life Team will sponsor its seventh annual garage sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 56 Leighton Ave., Boardman. There will be no early sales.

Heritage Presbyterian Church, 1951 Mathews Road, Poland, will have a rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday and from 9 a.m. to noon Friday. There will be clothing, books, housewares, jewelry, crafts, holiday items and children’s games.

Mount Olivet United Church of Christ, 410 W. South Range Road, North Lima, will have its annual spring rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, when there also will be a bake sale; from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday (half-price day); and from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday ($1-a-bag day). For information call the church office at 330-549-9986.

Pricetown United Methodist Church, 4640 Pritchard-Ohltown Road, Newton Falls, will have a rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday and Friday and from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday (bag day). There also will be a bake sale and lunch counter on Thursday and Friday.

TOPS Chapter 2191 will host a trash and treasure sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Wickliffe Presbyterian Church, 45 Idlewood Road, Austintown. There also will be a basket auction, and concessions will be available.

Trinity Lutheran Church, 78 E. Liberty St., Girard, is having a Trash & Treasure Sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday in the church basement. There also will be a bake sale. To make donations call the church office at 330-545-6210.

Ursuline Center, 4300 Shields Road, Canfield, will host a Car Trunk & Treasure Sale at 9 a.m. July 14. There also will be food and beverages, a book sale, baked goods and furniture inside the center. The cost for side-by-side spaces in the parking lot is $25 each; after June 30 the fee will increase to $30. All spaces are available on a first-come, first-served basis. The sale of pets, firearms and fireworks will not be allowed. For information call the center at 330-533-3831 or visit the website, www.theursulinecenter@yahoo.com.

Western Reserve United Methodist Church, 4580 Canfield Road, Canfield, will have its 39th annual garage, attic and basement sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Saturday will be bag day.

Wickliffe Christian Church, 3939 Potomac Ave., Austintown, will have a rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. There will be a lunch counter, baked goods and quilted items for sale, as well as a quilt raffle and basket auction. For information call the church at 330-799-2183.

Wildare United Methodist Church, 7211 N. Park Ave. Ext., Champion, will have a Heavenly Trash Sale from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The church’s youth group is sponsoring the event, and proceeds will benefit a summer mission trip. For information call the church office at 330-637-5000.


St. Rose Church is having a Ladies’ Tea and Shopping Spree from 1 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday at Rosetta Hall, 68 E. Main St., Girard. Tickets are limited and are $6 each; reservations are a must. For tickets and information call Cathy Milligan at 330-759-7949, Ginger Smith at 330-545-3654 or Patty Miller at 330-539-4695, or purchase them at the church rectory.

Myrddin Winery, 3020 Scenic Drive, Lake Milton, will be the setting for a dinner and murder-mystery challenge at 7 p.m. May 25. The evening includes dinner, a glass of wine and an opportunity to make a financial gift to Fifth Sparrow. The cost is $22 per person, due at the time reservations are made; call the winery at 330-654-9181. Anyone who wants to play the role of a suspect in the murder of the winemaker or one of the sleuths should inform the organizers when they call.


Stitching Sisters is having a quilting and sewing-related items swap meet from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 8 at Smith Corners United Methodist Church, 3000 S. Canfield-Niles Road, Austintown. To rent a table for $5 call Patti Oesch at 330-793-9570.


New Bethel Baptist Church Senior Ministry will host a trip June 9 to Put-in-Bay, South Bass Island, Ohio. The bus will depart the church parking lot, 1507 Hillman St., at 7 a.m. and will return at about 8 p.m. the same day. The cost of $100 per person is for adults and children and is not refundable. The trip includes lunch at Tipper’s, a tour train to the Crystal Cave, downtown shopping and more. Call Marjorie Jones at 330-782-2889, Pat McKinney at 330-783-3153 or Ida Morris, 330-480-0373.

Niles SCOPE Senior Center, 14 E. State St., is taking reservations for the following trips: May 10, Das Dutch Haus Dinner Theater to see “Doo Wops & Beauty Shops,” $45; May 22, Presque Isle Casino, $20; June 21, Sugarcreek Amish Trip, $67; Sept. 18 to Sept. 21, Gaylord Opryland Resort, Nashville, double occupancy is $615, triple is $604 or quad is $594, ask for single rates, payment plans are available; October, fall foliage trip on Gateway Clipper Cruise line in Pittsburgh, more information to come. Pick up a flier at the center or call 330-544-3676.

A calendar of activities to which the public is invited is published Monday. Please submit information to the Society Department by noon Thursday.

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