Lockwood United Methodist Church, 4570 Lockwood Blvd., Boardman, will sponsor a free community picnic from 5 to 6:30 p.m. today. The meal will consist of hot dogs, potato salad, baked beans, dessert and beverages.
Col. Louis J. Campbell VFW Post 3538, 157 Lowellville Road, Struthers, will serve spaghetti dinners from 4 to 7 p.m. Meals will include meatballs, salad, bread and butter, and coffee. Cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children under 8. Carryout orders are $6.50 and will be available only until 6 p.m. Containers will be provided.
Woodworth Church of the Brethren, 30 E. Western Reserve Road, Poland, will sponsor a takeout-only beef tips and noodles dinner from 2:30 to 6 p.m., or until sold out. Tickets cost $7 each, and the meal comprises sirloin Angus beef tips, noodles, mixed vegetables, roll and butter, and a cookie. Drive up to the back door and place an order. It will be taken to your car. For information call 330-758-3143 or 330-501-2104.
Holy Trinity Serbian Orthodox Church, 53 Laird Ave., Youngstown, will serve fish dinners from 3:30 to 7 p.m. at the church hall. The menu will consist of baked or fried Icelandic cod or fried haddock; sides of Spanish rice, haluski, macaroni and cheese, french fries or string beans (choose two); coleslaw or applesauce; bread and butter; and coffee or tea. The cost is $9 for adults and $4.50 for children. Dessert will be an additional $1.50. Containers will be provided for takeouts. Orders will be accepted from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at 330-792-1005.
Ashtabula Lighthouse Restoration and Preservation Society will host its annual fish fry fundraiser from 2 to 7 p.m. at Lake Shore Park, state Route 531, Ashtabula. Entertainment will be by Bev Newbold. Dinner includes fish or shrimp, choice of baked potato or french fries, coleslaw, roll and butter, and iced tea or lemonade. Cost is $10. Lighthouse tours will be available Saturday and Sunday. Proceeds benefit the restoration and preservation of the lighthouse. For tickets call 440-224-0750 or 440-964-5009 or send email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
A listing of food sales and dinners is published Wednesday. Please submit information for takeout and sit-down dinners to the Society Department before noon Monday.