Girard High School Athletic Boosters will meet at 8 p.m. Wednesday in the high school cafeteria.


South High Alumni Association will meet at noon Wednesday at the Mahoning County Career and Technical Center, 7300 N. Palmyra Road, Canfield, to plan the June alumni banquet. Members of any class, their spouses and friends are invited. For information call Dolores Brindle at 330-757-9368.

Woodrow Wilson High School Class of 1953 will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Monday at Johnny’s. Guests are welcome.


Chapter CE of PEO Sisterhood will meet at noon Wednesday at A La Cart Catering in Canfield for lunch and a business meeting. The program, “Laughing Yoga,” will be presented by Robyn Podboy. Hostesses will be Pam Appel and Sue Stratten.

Kent State University Mothers Club will meet at noon Wednesday at DonaVito’s Italian Restaurant, 139 Bridge St., Struthers. JoAnn Ellis will talk about the lives of John Glenn and Marilyn Monroe. Hostesses are Ellis, Sara Smith and Jayne Boucherle. Prospective members are invited to attend. For information or reservations call Ellis at 330-755-3976.

Round Table Woodcarvers will meet from 9 to 11:45 a.m. Thursday at the Senior Center, 1110 Fifth Ave., Youngstown. Wood and the use of tools will be provided, and carving lessons will be free. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Visitors are welcome. For information call 330-792-4355 or 330-744-5071.

That Quilt Group I Belong To will meet Tuesday at Fair Park in Canfield. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and the meeting is at 7. Members will demonstrate the following topics: Tying a Quilt; Needle-Turned Appliqu ; Magical Hexagons; Perfect Circles for Machine and Hand Appliqu s; and Twisted Quilting. Show-and-tell theme is “What was I thinking?” Members are asked to take quilting projects that include mistakes. The group is open to all interested quilters at all skill levels. For membership information contact president Mary Rose Nordquist at

Youngstown Chapter of International Torch Clubs’ dinner-discussion meeting will be Monday at Pete’s Place, Kilcawley Center, Youngstown State University. The speakers will be Donald Butler and Dennis Thompson, who will debate “Should the Government Pass Rules and Regulations to Prevent You From Harming Yourself?” The public is invited. A social hour begins at 5:30 p.m., dinner is at 6, and the lecture follows at 7. The cost for non-members is $18. The lecture is free. Call 330-757-4148 for dinner reservations.


Holborn Herb Growers Guild will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Colonial Inn in the Canfield Fairgrounds. The speaker will be Eric Barrett, Mahoning County Extension educator, on the topic of hydrangeas. Guests are welcome.


Austintown Friends of the Library, 600 S. Raccoon Road, will be visited by Elizabeth Cole Clark of Howland. Clark is a retired history teacher and will discuss the woman’s duties and social obligations of the time of Martha Washington. The group meets on the third Monday of each month with a variety of speakers. For information call 330-792-6982 or visit


McDonald Knights of Columbus will meet at 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at the K. of C. Hall, Illinois Avenue.

St. Rose Quilting Group will meet at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the parish house.


Girard-Liberty Kiwanis will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at The Golf Dome, 1300 N. State St., Girard.


Audubon Society of Mahoning Valley is having a program, “Plants to Attract Specific Birds,” by Eric Barrett from the Ohio State Extension Office at 7 p.m. Feb. 26 at the Mill Creek MetroParks Farm on Route 46 in Canfield. The public is invited. For information call 888-846-8851.

Mahoning County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society will have its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Monday at St. Charles Church Ministry Building, 7325 Westview Drive, Boardman. Tom Welsh will present “The History of Strouss’ Department Stores.” The computer interest group will meet at 6. Visit for information.

North Jackson Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Jackson Township Administration Building. After a short business meeting, appetizers will be served and time will be available to look over pictures, information and artifacts from the past. First Federated Church will have a display of historical items. Community members are asked to take and share photos from the past and other items of historical interest to the community. Donations will be accepted.


Cancer Support Group will meet at 1 p.m. Tuesday at UPMC Horizon Shenango campus.

First Ohio Chapter of the Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the D&E Clinic, 142 Javit Court, Austintown. The topic will be “The Effects of Trauma on Children and Adolescents” by Ruth Mastriana, LSW, and Chrysann Mitzel, LPCC. For information call 330-538-0184 or 330-533-4649.

Mahoning Valley Fibromyalgia Support Group will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Bethel Lutheran Church, 425 Crestview Drive in Boardman. Members are urged to take a friend and information or ideas for day-to-day coping. For information call 330-372-2154 or 330-758-8413

Myeloma Family Support Group, serving those diagnosed, their adult friends and family, will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday at Denny’s Restaurant, 4020 Belmont Ave. There will be a professional facilitator. For information call Donna Detwiler at 330-549-4617 or 330-770-0808.

Recovery Inc., a self-help mental health group, will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at Christ Church Presbyterian, 1933 Canfield Road. For information call 330-747-1176.

Survivors of Suicide, Columbiana County, a support group for families who have lost a loved one to suicide, will meet at 11 a.m. Thursday at Columbiana County Counseling Center, Route 154, Lisbon. For information call Help Hotline Crisis Center Inc. at 330-424-7767.

Survivors of Suicide, Mahoning County, a support group for families who have lost a loved one to suicide, will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Disciples Christian Church, 565 Boardman-Canfield Road, Boardman. For information call Help Hotline Crisis Center Inc. at 330-747-2696.

TOPS 327 will meet Monday at Christ Church Presbyterian, 1933 Canfield Road, Boardman. Weigh-in is from 6:15 to 6:45 p.m. followed by the meeting at 7. The first meeting is free. Guests are welcome. For information call 330-793-4378 or 330-779-0144.

TOPS 1237, Austintown, will meet Thursday at Idaho Road Alliance Church, 250 Idaho Road, across from Frank Ohl Middle School. Weigh-in is from 5 to 5:30 p.m., followed by the meeting until 6:30. For information call 330-758-4923.

TOPS 1262, McDonald, meets Wednesdays in the senior citizens room at the post office building. Weigh-in is from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.; the meeting will follow. New members are welcome.

Weight-loss Surgery Support Group will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Womancare Center of UPMC Horizon, 875 N. Hermitage Road, Hermitage, Pa.

Club news is published Friday. Please submit information about upcoming activities to the Society Department by noon Wednesday.

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