Second Chance Animal Rescue will sponsor its second annual basket auction Sunday at the Saxon Club, 710 S. Meridian Road, Austintown. Doors open at noon, and drawings begin at 3 p.m. A $5 entry fee includes one auction sheet, door-prize ticket and tickets for a free beverage and snacks. Food also will be sold. Additional prize sheets are $1 and grand prize tickets are $5 for 25 chances. Visit www.secondchanceanimalrescue.org to view prizes.
St. Paul the Apostle Church, 10143 Main St., New Middletown, will have a basket auction Sunday. Doors open at 2 p.m., and drawing begins at 4 p.m. There is a $5 donation. Only 150-200 tickets will be sold. They can be purchased at the rectory Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. or after Sunday Masses until the auction. For information call 330-542-3466.
Heritage Presbyterian Church, 1951 Mathews Road, Poland, will sponsor a bazaar from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. It will feature baked goods, arts and crafts, trash and treasure and a raffle. The kitchen will serve haluski, hot dogs and kraut dogs, sloppy joes, desserts and beverages.
Friends of the Hubbard Library will sponsor its annual mega book sale at Hubbard Public Library, 46 W. Liberty St. Hardbacks, paperbacks, DVD’s CD’s, puzzles and more will be sold. Preview night is planned from 5 to 7:45 p.m. Wednesday with admission of $5 and Friends members free. The sale continues from 9 a.m. to 7:45 p.m. Thursday, 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. Saturday, which is $2-a-bag day.
CARD, BINGO PARTIES
Infant Jesus of Prague Guild of Christ the Good Shepherd Parish is sponsoring a bingo and card party at 2 p.m. Sunday at St. John the Baptist Church Hall, 159 Reed Ave., Campbell. Donation is $5. A light lunch will be served.
Meander Aerie FOE 3298, 1655 S. Raccoon Road, Austintown, will have a card and bingo party from 1 to 4 p.m. Oct. 14. The cost is $10 and includes spaghetti dinner and bingo cards. There will be a basket auction. The public is invited. Advance sales only. For information call 330-799-5207, 330-793-7478 or 330-792-9579.
St. Thomas the Apostle Altar and Rosary Guild, 4453 Warren-Sharon Road, Vienna, is sponsoring its annual card party from 1 to 4 p.m. Oct. 14. A light lunch will be served and is included in the $5 admission fee. Take your own cards or table games. Tickets can be purchased from any guild member or at the door.
Pioneer Village Craft Show at Beaver Creek State Park, 12021 Echo Dell Road, East Liverpool, is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Visitors can step back in time and watch grain being ground in a grist mill, view artisans making items in a blacksmith shop and listen to folk music, flute music and storytelling. They can buy historic toys, books, shirts and more in the Trading Post. The event, parking and a shuttle service are free. For details call Alice Whitehall at 724-573-9109.
Innovative Interiors, 4845 Market St., will be the site of the first annual Arts Festival in the Glen from 1 to 6 p.m. Saturday. Local artists will sell their work, and there will be musicians and food. Admission is free. For information call 330-240-0748 or 330-788-0100.
Campbell Memorial Alumni Association will sponsor its annual reverse raffle Oct. 28 at St. Michael Byzantine Church Hall, Robinson Road. There will be a social hour at 5 p.m. and dinner at 6. Tickets cost $60 per person. For tickets call the alumni office at 330-799-1232 or email email@example.com.
Boardman United Methodist Church, 6809 Market St., will have its fall trash and treasure sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday. Thursday is bargain-bag day. Coffee and doughnuts will be available.
First Presbyterian Church youth, 3654 S. Main St., Mineral Ridge, will have a rummage sale from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Donations of clean gently worn clothing will be accepted through Friday. Proceeds will be divided between Niles Community Services and the youth fund.
First United Methodist Church, 210 S. Main St., Columbiana, will sponsor a rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.
Iron Soup Historical Preservation Co., Chambers Street, Campbell, will have its last giant garage sale Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the corner of Jackson and Blackburn streets. Everything must go.
Royal Rangers ministry at Covenant Life Fellowship will sponsor a rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the church, 5900 W. Liberty St., Hubbard.
St. Michael Church hall, 127 Steel St., will be the location of a rummage sale, bake sale and basket auction from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday to benefit muscular dystrophy.
Stoneboro United Methodist Church, 32 Lake St., will have a rummage sale and bake sale from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday.
Sycamore Place, 31 Tremble Ave., Campbell, has planned a rummage sale fundraiser from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Refreshments will be available, and clothes and accessories will be featured sale items. The sale pays for a Christmas party for the residents of the seniors’ building.
2012 Pink Ribbon Golf Classic committee is sponsoring a bus trip to Rivers Casino in Pittsburgh on Oct. 20. All proceeds from this trip will be given to the American Cancer Society. The bus will leave from Fab Limo on Connecticut Avenue in Austintown at 9 a.m. and will depart from the casino at 5 p.m. The cost is $30 per person and each player will be given $15 to play and a $5 food coupon. Send registration and check to Pink Ribbon Golf Classic, c/o Nancy Felton, American Cancer Society, 525 N. Broad St., Canfield, OH 44406. Deadline for reservations is Oct. 18. Money is nonrefundable but can be transferred to another person. For information call Donna Mowrey at 330-207-9630.
Associated Neighborhood Centers is sponsoring mini shopping trips for senior citizens during October for a small fee. The itinerary follows: Oct. 8: Whitehouse Fruit Farm; Oct. 10: shopping and banking in Liberty; Oct. 15: shopping and lunch in the Boardman-Poland area; Oct. 17: fall tour of Mill Creek Park; Oct. 22: shopping and lunch on the West Side and Austintown. Call Doris Carter at 330-744-4377 for information and to register.
Trumbull County Soil and Water Conservation District will sponsor the annual Fall Foliage Tour from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 13 in the Mesopotamia area in northern Trumbull County. For information call the conservation district at 330-637-2056 ext. 3 or Sharon Grover at Ridgeview Farm at 440-693-4000 or visit www.ridgeviewfarm.com.
A calendar of activities to which the public is invited is published Monday. Please submit information to the Society Department by noon Thursday.