MCCTC cosmetology students open salon
Cosmetology students at the Mahoning County Career and Technical Center have opened The Salon at MCCTC for afternoon hours to the public. Salon hours are Wednesdays and Thursdays 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. and now noon to 2 p.m. The junior and senior cosmetology students will offer haircuts, styling, perms, hair color, manicures and hair removal. All services are performed by students under the supervision of their instructor and prices start at just $5. To make an appointment, call Cosmetology Instructor Lisa Argiro at 330-729-4000, extension 1309.
Treat your sweetie to a song
The Stephen Foster Chorus invites you to say “I love you” with a song. Surprise your sweetheart on Feb. 14 at home, work, or a restaurant within the Warren-Youngstown area. Packages start at $35 and include a quartet singing two songs, a flower, card and a photo. For more information, call 330-792-0339 or visit www.stephenfosterchorus.com.
Fibromyalgia support group meeting
On Feb. 20, the Mahoning Valley Fibromyalgia Support Group will meet at Bethel Lutheran Church, located at 425 Crestview Drive in Boardman. This meeting will be from 7-8:30 p.m. and members are urged to bring a friend who is interested in an evening of learning, sharing and fun. Bring any new information or ideas for day to day coping and a smile to share. For more information, call Alice at 330-372-2154 or Nancy at 330-758-8413.
Wine and beer tasting in Boardman
Team Schein is hosting a wine and beer tasting at Vintage Estates Wine and Beer in Boardman Feb. 24 from 3-5 p.m.
The cost is $20 per person and includes eight tastings. Choose from six wine selections or 12 beers on tap from the Diamond bar, hors d’oeuvres and musical entertainment by Ryan Ross. You must be 21 years of age to purchase a ticket and attend the event.
To purchase tickets, contact Tina Prestas at 330-559-6918 or firstname.lastname@example.org. All proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society Boardman Relay for Life on behalf of Team Schein.
Kinect for toddlers
Stories and Kinect play gaming system fun for children ages 2-3 will happen on Feb. 20 at 10 a.m. at the Boardman library. All children must be accompanied by an adult to this 30-minute story time.
Kinect for preschoolers
The Boardman library will host stories and Kinect play gaming system fun for children ages 4-5 from 10-10:30 a.m. Feb. 19. All children must be accompanied by an adult to this 30-minute story time.
Fun for 4s and 5s
Join the Boardman library for developmentally appropriate books, songs, rhymes, finger plays and other activities that will help your child (ages 4-5) become a successful reader every Tuesday in February at 10 a.m. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Party like a president
Dance with the Kinect Play Gaming System at the Boardman library Feb. 18 at 2 p.m. The program will last one hour and school-age children are invited to come dance, laugh and party at the library.
Holiday tales for toddlers
The Boardman library will host developmentally appropriate books, songs, rhymes, finger plays and other activities that will help your child (ages 2-3) become a successful reader on Wednesday at 10 a.m. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Tales for toddlers
Join the Boardman library for developmentally appropriate books, songs and other activities that will help your child (ages 2-3) become a successful reader every Wednesday in February at 10 a.m. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Bring your Kindle to the library and the librarians will show you how to download eBooks from the Library’s Digital Catalog on their website Feb. 28 at 2 p.m. Space is limited. Call 330-744-8636 and ask for specific library to register. For adults.
The Mahoning Chapter of the American Red Cross is proudly serving the needs of St. Elizabeth Hospital by taking blood donations to help the community Feb. 25 from 1:30-6:30 p.m. at the Boardman library.
Friends of the Library meeting
There will be a Boardman Friends of the Library meeting and presentation on the “High Speed Rails” with Dr. Tom Marafa of the Department of Geography at YSU at 10 a.m. on Monday.
Jigsaw puzzle swap
If you are done with your jigsaw puzzle and want to try another, join other jigsaw enthusiasts and swap puzzles at the Boardman library on Wednesday at 5 p.m. This event is sponsored by the Friends of PLYMC.
Open President’s Day
All libraries in the PLYMC system will be open on Feb. 18 (President’s Day).
Rotary trip raises funds for Relay for Life
The Boardman Rotary Relay for Life team is sponsoring a bus trip to Rivers Casino Saturday. All proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society. The cost of the trip is $30 and each person receives $20 in free play, plus a $5 food voucher. The bus will leave from behind St. Nicholas Hall in Struthers at 11 a.m. and return at 7 p.m.
Make checks payable to “Boardman Rotary Relay For Life Team” and mail to Jeff Janci, 3170 Highland Ave, Poland, OH 44514, Seats are filled on a first-come, first-served basis and are not refundable. Call Jeff at 330-519-6822 for information.
Making Kids Count benefit dinner
On March 15, Making Kids Count will host its first benefit dinner at Avion on the Water in Canfield. Proceeds from the event will go to the various programs Making Kids Count sponsors. This event will include dinner, dessert, a cash bar, chance auction and entertainment. Invitations will be mailed in February. Anyone interested in receiving an invitation for this event or for more information on this event, should send an email with mailing and email addresses to email@example.com or call the office at 330-758-3434.
Father-daughter princess dance at Boardman Park
Boardman Park will host its 10th annual Father-Daughter princess dance at the Lariccia Family Community Center. The dance will be on three nights this year: Friday and Saturday from 6-9 p.m., and Sunday from 5-8 p.m. This semi-formal dance will include dinner, dancing to DJ music and more. A professional photo for a keepsake of this event will also be included. Tickets are now on sale. They can be purchased at the park office, Monday-Friday, from 8 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. No tickets will be sold at the door.