CARD, BINGO PARTIES
St. Jude Church, 180 Seventh St., Columbiana, will sponsor a super bingo Sunday. Doors will open at 12:30 p.m. for early birds, seating and lunch, and games begin at 2. The $25 donation entitles players to free daubers, coffee and pop throughout the day, cards for all games (except specials) and a chance to win $3,400 in cash prizes, including a $1,000 guaranteed coverall. There also will be a lunch counter and goodies sale.
Salem Memorial Building Association will sponsor its 25th annual Arts & Crafts In the Park from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 23 at Centennial Park, East Pershing Street, Salem. Setup will be at 7 a.m., rain or shine. A 20-by-20-foot space is $25 if you supply a table and chairs; an 8-foot table and chairs are available for $35. There are no refunds. Tents are allowed; there is no electricity. Vendors are asked to donate one item to the Office on Aging basket auction. Checks or money orders can be mailed to: Salem Memorial Building, 785 E. State St., Salem, OH 44460. Proceeds from space rentals will benefit the Memorial Building. For information call 330-332-5512.
Harvey S. Firestone Festival of the Arts in Columbiana will take place 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 4 in the park. Artists, crafters and antique dealers, a variety of food vendors and an afternoon of free entertainment will be available. This juried show has a limit of 250 spaces. For the application fee of $75, vendors receive a 20-by-20-foot space, free parking and dealers assistance. A cash prize will go to the most attractive booth in each of the three categories. Vendor application forms may be obtained by calling 330-482-3822, on the Internet at www.columbianachamber.com/tourism.php or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications must include at least three photos of previous displays.
Leetonia Artisans Festival Committee is seeking arts, crafts, antiques and collectibles vendors for the 27th annual show, set for 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 23, rain or shine, at Leetonia Wick Park on Walnut Street. Spots are $40 for 15-by-15-foot spaces for regular vendors or $50 for food vendors. Vendor applications can be obtained at www.leetonia.org or by contacting Dan Morelli at 330-427-6741. Mail contracts with full payment by July 31 to Leetonia Artisans Festival Committee, c/o Randy Chismar, Leetonia Village Hall, 300 Main St., Leetonia, OH 44431.
Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, 4490 Norquest Blvd., Austintown, will have a gift card raffle of more than 50 gift cards during its annual festival Wednesday through Sunday. Tickets will be sold near the rectory from 6 p.m. to closing Wednesday through Saturday and from 6 p.m. until the drawing at 8 p.m. Sunday. Tickets cost $1 each or six for $5. A gigantic rummage sale will go on in the school building during the festival.
Masury United Methodist Church, 1382 Broadway Ave., will have a rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday and from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday.
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; 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 at email@example.com.
Wickliffe Block Watch will have a trunk sale from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 30 at Wickliffe Christian Church, 3939 Potomac Ave., Austintown, in conjunction with its annual block party. Spaces are available for $10. The party is open to all Austintown residents and will run from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be cash prizes awarded to the top winners of a hot dog-eating contest with three age groups: 8 to 12, 13 to 17 and 18 and up. To reserve a space at the trunk show or to register for the hot dog eating contest, call 330-774-1803 or 330-272-5242.
Jewish Community Center of Youngstown is planning a bus trip to Cleveland July 22 to see the musical “Mamma Mia” at the State Theater. The price of $65 for members and $75 for nonmembers includes transportation and an orchestra seat. The bus will depart from the JCC, 505 Gypsy Lane, at 2:30 p.m. and return at 10:30. For information contact Darlene Muller at 330-746-3251, ext. 106, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
New Bethel Baptist Church Senior Ministry will host a trip Saturday 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 cost of $100 per person is for adults and children and is not refundable. It includes lunch at Tipper’s and 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., Niles, is taking reservations for the following trips: June 21, Sugarcreek area in Dover, Ohio, with stops at the Warther Museum, an Amish home for lunch, Baltic Mill for shopping, the New Holmes Flea Market and the Breitenbach Winery, $67, including all gratuities, taxes and the Amish meal; Sept. 18-21, Gaylord Opryland Resort, Nashville, double occupancy is $615, triple is $604 and quad is $594, ask for single rates, payment plans available; and October, fall foliage trip on Gateway Clipper 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.