St. Michael Scholarship Fund has scheduled its “A Decade of Donations” fall auction at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 23 at the Family Life Center, 281 Glenview Drive, Canfield. The cost is $10 per person 21 and older. Food, bar and bidding are included. Halloween costumes are encouraged. Corporate and family donations of baskets are accepted. Reservations for eight or more may be made with Cheryl Love, 330-533-8831.
St. Rose Church will sponsor a quarter auction from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday in Rosetta Hall, 48 E. Main St., Girard. Admission is $5 but all tickets must be purchased in advance. Those interested can buy a ticket for themselves or purchase a table, which will consist of 8 or 9 people per table. Space is limited. Proceeds will help pay off the parish debt. For tickets call Janie Knight-Sipusic at 330-545-3033, Cathy Milligan at 330-759-7949 or the parish office at 330-545-4351.
Bessemer Presbyterian Church, 29 N. Main St., will sponsor a fall flea market and bazaar from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. A bake sale also is planned; lunch will be available.
Friends of the Community Library of Shenango Valley will have a book sale in the library basement, 11 N. Sharpsville Ave., Sharon, Pa. Hours and dates are 9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 17; 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 18; and 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Oct. 19 and 20. All proceeds are donated to the library.
CARD, BINGO PARTIES
Meander FOE 3298, 1655 S. Raccoon Road, Austintown, will have a card and bingo party from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday. The cost is $10 and includes spaghetti dinner and bingo cards. There will be a basket auction. Advance ticket sales only. Call 330-799-5207, 330-793-7478 or 330-792-9579.
St. Brendan Church will have its annual bingo and card party at 2 p.m. Sunday in Maxwell Hall, 2800 Oakwood Ave. Admission is $5 and includes lunch. Tickets will be sold at the door. Enter from the back parking lot. The event is sponsored by St. Brendan Altar & Rosary Society. For information call 330-799-2789 or 330-793-1882.
St. Patrick Altar Guild will have a salad buffet, card party, bingo and game day from 1 to 3:30 p.m. Oct. 21 at St. Patrick Social Hall, 1420 Oak Hill Ave. Tickets are $5 and are available by calling the rectory at 330-743-1109 or at the door. There will be a drawing and door prizes. Guests are asked to take their own cards.
St. Thomas the Apostle Altar and Rosary Guild is sponsoring its annual card party from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the church, 4453 Warren-Sharon Road, Vienna. There will be door prizes, table prizes and a basket auction. A light lunch 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.
Brookfield Fire Hall, 774 state Route 7, will be the location for a craft show from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 20 to benefit Someplace Safe. The event also will include a basket auction, 50-50 raffle and bake sale by Brookfield Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary. Hot lunches will be for sale. For information call Elizabeth Redmond at 330-717-9241 or visit facebook at Stomp Out Domestic Violence vendor show.
Girard First United Methodist Church, 22 N. Market St., will have an apple butter festival and craft show from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Apple butter will be made and available for purchase. Lunch will be sold as well as apple dumplings, pies and other desserts, pumpkins, apples and mums. There will be balloon animals and face painting for kids. Tables are still available to rent for vendors/crafters by calling the church office at 330-545-4361.
Greenville YMCA Rec Center, 45 Alan Ave., will host the 14th Annual Holiday Craft Show from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 10. Admission is $1, and the show includes craft vendors, 50-50 raffle, basket auction and door prizes. Space is available for interested vendors. For information call the center at 724-588-4810 or email email@example.com or visit www.svymca.com.
Packard Park Shelter House, 1701 Mahoning Ave., Warren, will have its holiday craft and gift show from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Lunch and baked goods will be sold, and there will be a mobile pet grooming van. All proceeds will benefit spaying/neutering in Trumbull County. For information call 330-330-8166.
Beatitude House will benefit from Christmas at the Lake, a fundraiser planned for 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 2 at The Lake Club, 1140 Paulin Road, Poland. The event will include brunch (featuring a kid-size buffet), many activities, and entertainment by local children’s group Hey Kid! Gifts will be available at the auction and for purchase. Sponsorships are available at various levels. For details call Beatitude House at 330-744-3147 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Shenango Valley Riverwatchers plan a wine and cheese fundraiser from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Carriage House at the Buhl Mansion, 422 E. State St., Sharon, Pa. Cost is $40. Live acoustic music will be presented by At The Turn. Hors d’oeuvres will be provided by Cater 2 U and wine by Buhl Mansion. For reservations call Riverwatchers office at 724-342-5453 or email information to email@example.com.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
American Legion 301, 3652 Oakwood Ave., Austintown, will host a trash and treasure sale from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the hall to benefit local veterans and their families. A light lunch will be available as well as a 50-50 drawing. For information call Diana Kommel at 330-799-1738.
Central Christian Church, 445 Main St., Hubbard, will have a rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. The event will include a bake sale, and a light lunch will be offered for a small fee. For information call the church at 330-534-3587.
First United Methodist Church, 237 W. Silver St., Sharon, Pa., will have a rummage sale from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. There will also be a bake sale all day Friday. Saturday is $1-a-bag day.
Martin Luther Lutheran Church, 420 Clearmount Drive, will have its 26th annual Trash ’n Treasure Sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 20. All items are half price after 2 p.m. For information call 330-788-8707.
New Hope United Methodist Church, 21 Fairview Ave., Niles, will have a trash and treasure sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Oct. 19 and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 20.
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. Luke Church Hall, 5235 South Ave., Boardman, will feature a rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. The kitchen will be open. For information call 330-503-4565.
First Baptist Church of Howland, 8957 E. Market St., will host a cornhole tournament at noon Saturday. Cash prizes will be awarded for first-, second- and third-place winners. Early bird entry fee is $40 due by Wednesday. To sign up call George Davis at 330-518-4807. Funds will benefit TEACH basketball organization.
Associated Neighborhood Centers is sponsoring mini shopping trips for senior citizens during October for a small fee. The itinerary follows: Wednesday, shopping and banking in Liberty; Oct. 15, shopping and lunch in the Boardman-Poland area; Oct. 17, fall tour of Mill Creek Park; and Oct. 22, shopping and lunch on the West Side and Austintown. Call Doris Carter at 330-744-4377 for information and to register.
St. Patrick Church/St. Vincent de Paul Society is sponsoring a Rivers Casino bus trip Sunday. Cost of $35 includes $15 free slot play and $5 food. There will be an additional $10 slot play for new member sign-up. The bus will leave the church parking lot at 12:30 p.m.; security will be provided. For information call 330-207-5042 or 330-770-2538.
A calendar of activities to which the public is invited is published Monday. Please submit information to the Society Department by noon Thursday.