North Lima Mennonite Church, 90 Mennonite Drive, will host an auction of pies and specialty desserts with Midway and Leetonia Mennonite churches at 6 p.m. March 2. There will be a food stand at 5 with sandwiches, walking tacos, drinks and desserts. The event is a fundraiser to send church youth to a summer convention in Phoenix, Ariz. For information call the church at 330-549-2333.
Youngstown Mothers of Twins Club will host its annual quarter auction Feb. 28 at Kuzman’s Bar and Lounge, 1025 State St., Girard. Doors open at 6 p.m., and admission is $5. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. Take your own quarters. Vendors featured are Mary Kay Cosmetics, Premier Jewelry, For Every Home, Tastefully Simple, Tupperware, Avon, Pampered Chef, Lia Sophia, Perfectly Posh, Thirty One and Personalized Etching. Each vendor will donate items or baskets for the auction. For information or tickets call 330-719-4294 or 330-782-4053.
Salem Historical Society has scheduled a book sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday in the Dale Shaffer Library meeting room, 239 S. Lundy Ave. Proceeds will be used to repair the old Town Hall bell now located at the East State Street Centennial Park entrance. Refreshments will be available, and items for sale will include hard-cover books, paper-back books, cook books, children’s books, magazines, puzzles, VCR and DVD recordings and CDs. Donations will continue to be accepted through Wednesday. Contact the society at 330-337-8514 for information.
CARD, BINGO PARTIES
Girard Eagles 2172 Ladies Auxiliary will have a spring card and bingo party at 2 p.m. April 7 at the Eagles Hall, 26 W. Wilson Ave. Doors will open at noon, and a light lunch will be served until 1:30 p.m.
South Range PTO’s third annual craft show will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 16. Vendors are needed. Each space is $30, and the deadline is March 1. For information call 330-533-6509 or email email@example.com.
NIGHTS AT RACES
Girard American Legion, 11 High St., will sponsor a night at the races and basket auction Saturday to benefit Girard High School robotics team. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and the first race is at 7. Admission is free, and food will be served. The race caller is Jeff Kay. Call 330-545-5431, ext. 202, for information.
Victory Christian Center, 3899 McCartney Road, Coitsville, is sponsoring Missions Marketplace, an indoor flea market, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 9 and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 10. For information call 330-536-2127.
St. Patrick Youngstown/St. Vincent de Paul will sponsor a Ladies Night Out on April 11 at the Ursuline Center on Shields Road, Canfield. Local crafters with items pertaining to the home are needed. The cost is $10 for a 6-foot table. All proceeds will benefit St. Patrick Youngstown/St. Vincent de Paul. For information or reservations email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Marcia Melvin 330-360-5218.
West Side Cats is preparing for its second annual motorcycle poker run July 31 at Austintown Park. Vendors who sell motorcycle related items, pet related items, crafts, art, trash and treasure, etc., are needed. Space rental is $15. Donations are being sought for new items such as gift cards for gift baskets that will be raffled at the event. Bands and food will be available. Space fees and small items may be dropped off at the shelter during adoption hours from 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays and from noon to 6 p.m. Saturdays. For information call 330- 519-5002.
Relay for Life Team Rachel is sponsoring a trip to Mountaineer on March 23. The bus will depart at 10 a.m. from the parking lot of St. Edward Church, 240 Tod Lane, Youngstown. Boarding will begin at 9:30. The bus will leave Mountaineer at 4 p.m. and arrive at the church about 5. Cost per person is $30. Reserve a seat by calling Diane McNally Bassetti at 330-518-2850 or Ron Britt 330-545-2495.