Boar’s Head Ladies of St. John’s Episcopal Church, 323 Wick Ave., Youngstown, will serve a chicken dinner from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. today at the church. The meal consists of chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, salad, bread and butter, pie and a beverage. Cost is $7. No reservations are necessary. For takeouts or to order ahead, call the church at 330-743-3175.

Pricetown United Methodist Church, 4640 Pritchard-Ohltown Road, Newton Falls, will serve a spaghetti dinner from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. today. The meal consists of spaghetti, meatballs, salad, rolls and an ice cream sundae bar. Tickets are $7 for adults and $4 for children 10 and under. Carryout is available. There will also be a bake sale to benefit Relay for Life.


Brookfield Fire Hall, 774 state Route 7 NE, will serve an all-you-can-eat soup buffet plus dessert from 4 to 7 p.m. Tickets are $6. The event is sponsored by Brookfield Ladies Auxiliary.

Smith Corners United Methodist Church, 3000 S. Canfield-Niles Road, Austintown, will offer a free supper for the community from 4:30 to 6 p.m. featuring ham, cheesy potatoes, peas, coleslaw, rolls, cupcakes and beverages.

Woodworth Church of the Brethren, 30 E. Western Reserve Road, Poland, will serve a takeout only beef-tips and noodles dinner from 2:30 to 6 p.m. or until sold out. Cost is $7. The menu consists of sirloin angus beef tips, noodles, mixed vegetables, roll and cookie. Drive up to the back door to place your order. It will be delivered to your car. For information call 330-758-3143.


Christ the Good Shepherd at St. Joseph the Provider Church, 633 Porter Ave., Campbell, will sell potato, prune and kraut pirogi. Cost is $5 a dozen. Phone orders may be made beginning at 8 a.m. at 330-755-1316, and orders can be picked up beginning at noon. A limited supply of frozen pirogi will be available. Patrons are asked to provide their own containers. No walk-in orders will be available.

Holy Trinity Church, 250 Bridge St., Struthers, will sell potato, cabbage and lekvar pirogi. Orders will be taken from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday and from 8 to 11 a.m. Friday at 330-755-0064. No walk-in orders will be accepted. There is a limit of three dozen cabbage pirogi while supplies last. Orders may be picked up from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday. Containers will be provided.

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 $10 for adults and $5 for children. Dessert will be an additional $1.50. Containers will be provided for takeouts. Orders will be accepted from 11 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. at 330-792-1005.

Holy Trinity Ukrainian Catholic Church Hall, 526 W. Rayen Ave., Youngstown, will sell potato and potato with kraut pirogi for $6 a dozen. Orders should be placed from 9 to 11 a.m. Thursday or 9:30 to 11 Friday at 330-746-9528, and are to be picked up between 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Friday. Hot lunches will be available at 11 a.m.

St. Anne Ukrainian Catholic Church, 4310 Kirk Road, Austintown, will sell potato and cheese pirogi. To order call 330-799-0084 from 8:30 a.m. to noon Thursday and from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday. Cost is $6 per dozen. Pickup will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday; no containers are necessary. Walk-ins are welcome. Patrons are asked to use the side entrance.

St. Paul the Apostle Church, 10143 Main St., New Middletown, will sell potato, sweet cabbage and cottage cheese pirogi for $5.50 a dozen. Orders can be called to 330-542-3525 from 7 to 11 a.m. Thursday and Friday. Pickup will be from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday. Walk-ins are welcome.

St. Stanislaus Church, 430 Williamson Ave., Youngstown, will sell potato, kraut and cottage cheese pirogi. The cost is $5.50 a dozen. Advance orders will be taken at 330-747-3024 from 8:30 to 11 a.m. Thursday and 8 to 11 Friday, based upon availability. Pickup will be from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday. Walk-ins are available. Pirogi lunches will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday.

VFW Post 9571, 11397 Ellsworth Road, Ellsworth, will have an all-you-can-eat fish fry from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Also available will be four-piece chicken, chicken fingers or shrimp with french fries or macaroni and cheese. The cost is $8 for adults and $7.50 for senior citizens.


Insulindependence will sponsor an all-you-can-eat pasta dinner from 3 to 7 p.m. at St. Nicholas Church, 764 Fifth St., Struthers. The sit-down or takeout meals consist of pasta, meatballs, salad, bread and dessert. Diabetic-friendly meals will be served. Tickets are $5 per person; children under 5 eat free. For information call 734-358-9776 or email

Queen of the Holy Rosary Church, 291 Scoville Drive, Vienna, will serve a creamed chicken on biscuit dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. The menu includes mashed potatoes, coleslaw, green beans, applesauce, cranberry sauce, dessert and beverage. Tickets are $8.50 for adults and $4 for children 6 to 12; kids 5 and under eat free. Takeouts will be available. For information call 330-856-4204.

Western Reserve Masonic Lodge 507, state route 88, West Farmington, will be the location of a spaghetti dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. The Bristol Varsity Basketball team will be honored. The dinner will include salad, bread, pie and beverage. Cost is $7 for adults, $4.50 for children 5 to 12; kids 4 and under will eat free. Carryouts will be $7.50.


Fowler Fire Department, state Route 193, will serve a pancake, sausage and egg breakfast from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the fire station. Adult tickets cost $6; seniors, $5; and children, $4. Preschoolers eat for free.

Girard High School Robotics Team will sponsor a pancake breakfast from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Girard High School cafetorium, Shannon Road. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased from any robotics team member or at any Girard school building. Attendees are asked to take a personal-sized first-aid item to donate for soldiers in the Middle East. Adhesive bandages, antibiotic ointment, anti-itch cream, lip balm, antacids, cotton swabs and other first-aid basics are needed for The Hugs Project. Tickets also can be purchased at the door, and takeout is available. There will be a 50-50 drawing and basket auction. The team qualified to compete with the top 400 teams worldwide and will travel to the World Championships April 24 through 27 in St. Louis. Call 330-545-5431, ext. 202, for information.

Immaculate Heart of Mary Church Center, 4500 Norquest Blvd., Austintown, will be the location of a pasta dinner fundraiser from noon to 5 p.m. for Tommy (TJ) Zimmerlee, 2, who has been diagnosed with Langerhans cell histiocytosis. Knights of Columbus Council 3930 is the sponsor. Tickets are $6.50 for adults and $3.50 for children 6 to 9. Meals consist of pasta and meatballs, tossed salad, bread and butter, dessert and coffee. There also will be 50-50 raffle and basket auction.

Poland Masonic Temple, 7685 Youngstown-Pittsburgh Road, will serve a Swiss steak dinner from noon until sold out. Dinner includes appetizer, beverage and dessert. Adult tickets cost $9, and children’s cost $5; kids 5 and under eat free. Carryouts are available.

Southington American Legion Post will serve an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the post home, 3145 Warren-Burton Road. Included will be pancakes and sausage or biscuits and gravy. Tickets are $6.50 for adults and $4 for children under 12; those 4 and under eat free.

St. Anthony of Padua, 1125 Turin Ave., Youngstown, will serve a spaghetti dinner from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Adult tickets cost $8 and children’s are $4 for those under 10. Takeout containers will be provided.

Struthers United Methodist Church, 33 Sexton St., will serve a beef-tips dinner from noon to 2 p.m. The meal includes beverage and dessert. The cost is $8 for adults and $4 for children. Carryout is available.

VFW Post 2799 will serve a homestyle breakfast sponsored by the ladies auxiliary from 8 a.m. to noon. Cost is $5 for adults and $3 for children under 12. The menu consists of eggs, hash browns, sausage or ham, pancakes or freedom toast, toast and coffee or tea.

Youngstown American Hungarian Club, 2219 Donald Ave., Youngstown, will serve chicken paprikash dinners from 1 to 3 p.m. for $8. Baked goods will be available for purchase. Takeout is available. Take your own container or pay $1.25 for each. Reservations will be taken until Thursday by calling 330-792-5124.

Youngstown Saxon Club, 710 S. Meridian Road, will host a pork and kraut dinner from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Price is $8.75 for adults and $5 for kids. The meal includes dessert and coffee, tea or pop. Takeouts will be available.


Sts. Peter and Paul Ukrainian Orthodox Church will serve a free community dinner from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at the Orthodox Center, 1025 N. Belle Vista Ave., Youngstown.


Christ the Good Shepherd Parish at St. John the Baptist Church, 159 Reed. Ave. Campbell, will sell homemade haluski April 26. Call in orders April 22 through 25 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., and pick up from 10 a.m. to noon April 26 .

First Presbyterian Church of Girard, 890 Church Hill Road, Girard, is taking orders for 15-inch homemade pepperoni rolls for $7, vegetable soup and chicken-noodle soup for $5 per quart and $3 per pint, and fresh-baked bread for $1.50 a loaf. To order call 330-647-7515 by Thursday. Pickup is from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Saturday at the church.

Lydia Circle of Girard First United Methodist Church, corner of Market and Main streets, is taking orders for individual ham loaves through May 7. Loaves are $2 each; call 330-545-4361. Pickup will be from 1 to 4 p.m. May 13 in the church fellowship hall.

Mount Carmel Society of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 381 Robbins Ave., Niles, is taking orders for pizza and calzones. Red pizza will be $6, and potato, spinach or combo calzones will be $10 each. Order by noon April 24 by calling the church at 330-652-2811; leave your order as a message. Pickup will be 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 3.

Youngstown American Hungarian Club, 2219 Donald Ave., Youngstown, is taking orders for stuffed cabbage to carry out. Cost is $13 for a dozen rolls. Take your own containers and save $1.25. Place orders by May 2 by calling 330-792-5124. Pickup from 2 to 4 p.m. May 9 and 10 or 1 to 3 p.m. May 11.


Bessemer Presbyterian Church, 29 N. Main St., Bessemer, Pa., will serve a ham loaf dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. April 27. Tickets are $9 for adults, $4 for children 6 to 12 and free for kids 5 and under. Takeouts will be available. Tickets must be purchased in advance by calling the church at 724-667-7255. All proceeds will benefit the church building fund.

St. Michael Parish Hall, 300 N. Broad St., Canfield, will host a benefit dinner from 4 to 8 p.m. May 4 for Montessori School of the Mahoning Valley. The dinner comprises pasta, meatballs, salad, bread, dessert and beverages. There will be a basket raffle, bake sale, 50-50 raffle and more. Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for children 5 and under. Tickets are available at the school and at the door.

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