Austintown Senior Center, 100 Westchester Drive, has planned the following: Monday, open exercise at 8 a.m., bingo at 10, painting and beginner computer classes at 10:15, cards, OSHIP social worker and trip with lunch and a movie at 11:30 and advanced computer class at noon; Tuesday, open exercise at 8 a.m., Vets Helping Vets and bingo at 10, bridge club at 10:30 and advisory council meeting at 1:30 p.m.; Wednesday, open exercise at 8 a.m., bingo at 10, pizza party ($3) at noon and movie matinee, “Operation Petticoat,” at 12:30 p.m.; Thursday, wood carving at 9 a.m., yoga at 9:15, SOS at 9:30, intermediate computer class at 10:15, beginner crochet at 11, Bible study at noon and a la carte dinner and bingo at 5 p.m.; and Friday, open exercise at 8 a.m., bingo, discussion group and trip to YSU baseball at 10 and a la carte lunch at 12:30 p.m. For information call 330-953-1416 or visit www.austintownseniorcenter.webs.com.
Guardian Angels of Ohio, a volunteer guardianship program of Trumbull County Probate Court, will meet at 5:30 p.m. May 8 at Perkins Family Restaurant, 1953 Niles-Cortland Road SE. Angels reach out to people who are elderly and alone in Trumbull County by providing trained, qualified volunteers to serve as advocates. For information call 330-675-2521 or on the Web visit www.trumbullprobate.org.
Liberty Township Senior Watch Program reaches out to senior citizens in need by offering open houses to introduce them to agencies that cater to seniors. The program also provides seniors with lock boxes, smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors. For those who wish, it will provide daily welfare-check phone calls. There’s also an annual breakfast with police and fire personnel as well as trustees. To find out more about Senior Watch, call the fire secretary at 330-759-0360, ext. 102, or the police secretary at 330-759-1315, ext. 200.
Senior Independence Senior Center of Mahoning County, 1110 Fifth Ave., Youngstown, has planned the following: Monday, fair housing and discrimination presented by Atty. Patricia Dougan at 2:30 p.m.; Thursday, free balancing screen and fall risk assessment from 10 a.m. to noon and OSHIP social worker from 6 to 8 p.m.; May 6, OSU nutrition program at 1 p.m.; May 7, Das Dutch House and shops (transportation, $7), 10:30 to 2 p.m.; May 8, Mother’s Day luncheon at 12:30 p.m. (guests may donate nonperishable items for food bank); and May 9, diabetic support group facilitated by St. Elizabeth Medical Center at 10 a.m.