Ohio Cultural Alliance will meet at 6 p.m. April 1 at Archangel Michael Church Hall, 401 12th St., Campbell. Frank Chirakos will present “Old World Traditions: Lost and Retained — Greek.” Greek foods will be prepared by church caterers. Cultural enrichment will be singers and dancers from Akron. Take paper products for the Gleaners. Memberships are $25 and run from September 2012 to June 2013. Each meeting is $15 for paid members and $20 for nonmembers. Send your check payable to OCA, P.O. Box 561, Canfield, OH 44406 before March 27.


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


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


Chapter CE of PEO Sisterhood will have a noon lunch and business meeting Wednesday at A La Cart in Canfield. The program will be election and installation of officers and selection of a convention delegate and alternate. Hostesses will be Ruth Stevenson and Joan Morrison.

Kent State University Mothers Club will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Cafe 422, 8586 South Ave., Boardman. Drew Hirt of Materials Research Laboratories in Struthers will present the program. Hostesses are Peg Bernat, Irene Makovec and Marge Jerek. Prospective members are welcome. For information or to make reservations, call Makovec at 330-755-3607.

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. Members will be giving demonstrations at the Home & Garden Show in Austintown on March 22, 23 and 24.

That Quilt Group I Belong To will meet Tuesday at Fair Park in Canfield. A member will teach a large tote class (for carrying cutting mats, rulers, etc.). Members who have signed up are asked to read the pattern and handout before the meeting. Doors will open at 6 p.m. for the class, and the meeting will begin at 7. To sign up, call the instructor at 330-757-4241; a pattern will be mailed to you. The event is open to all interested quilters at all skill levels. For membership information contact Mary Rose Nordquist at


Youngstown Council of Catholic Nurses will meet at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at The Manor, 3104 Canfield-Niles Road, Austintown. A program on Lent will be presented by Monsignor Peter Polando.


ASG—Austintown Stitch and Share will meet at 10 a.m. Thursday at Humility House, 755 Ohltown Road, for a community service project. Take machines and basic sewing supplies to finish sewing pillowcases to donate to veterans. Call 330-533-7445.

ASG —Howland Happy Stitchers will meet at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Living Lord Lutheran Church, 851 Niles-Cortland Road, Warren. Take completed chemo caps. A button circle pin will be demonstrated by Nancy Kovach. Call 330-856-4827 or 330-847-9813.

Holborn Herb Growers Guild will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Colonial Inn on the Canfield Fairgrounds. The speaker will be Dave Causer from the Youngstown Men’s Garden Club on “How to Grow Giant Sunflowers.” Hostesses are Carol Check, Carole Martyn-Dow and Kathy Lingenfelter. Guests are welcome.


Newton Falls Friends of the Library, 204 S. Canal St., will meet at 5 p.m. Wednesday at the library.


Croatian Lodge 598 will meet at 12:45 p.m. Sunday in the community room at the post office building, 550 Ohio Ave.


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.


D.A.R.E. Singles Group meets at 7:30 p.m. each Thursday at Disciples Christian Church, 565 Boardman-Canfield Road. Other activities scheduled are: Monday, meet at 7 p.m. at Mocha House in Boardman; Tuesday, dance classes at 7 p.m. at Judy Conti’s in Austintown; Thursday, game night at 7:30 p.m. at the church; and March 22, card night from 6 to 10 p.m. at Denny’s in Boardman.


Mahoning County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at St. Charles Church Ministry Building, 7325 Westview Drive in Boardman. Wendell Lauth will speak on “Researching Trumbull County Records as County Boundaries Change.” The computer interest group will meet at 6 p.m. For information visit


Alzheimer Network Family Support Groups meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Girard Free Library, 105 E. State St., and at 6 p.m. Thursday at Sunrise Assisted Living of Poland, 335 W. McKinley Way.

Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group, will meet at 2 p.m. Monday at Antonine Sisters Adult Day Center, 2691 N. Lipkey Road, North Jackson. For information call 330-650-0552 or 800-272-3900.

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

Mahoning County-Youngstown Chapter of Bereaved Parents of the USA, a self-help group for bereaved parents and other family members, will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Park Vista, 1216 Fifth Ave. For information about the chapter, call Diane Hunter-Copeland at 330-770-2686.

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

Nar-Anon, a 12-step program for relatives and friends who have been adversely affected by a loved one’s addiction to drugs, meets at 7 p.m. March 22 at the Neil Kennedy Recovery Clinic, 160 Clifton NE, Howland. For information call 330-856-3822.

Ostomy Support Group will meet at 2 p.m. Sunday at UPMC Horizon Greenville campus.

Survivors of Suicide in Columbiana County will meet from at 6 p.m. Thursday at Columbiana County Counseling Center, 40722 state Route 154, Lisbon. This support group is for families who have lost a loved one to suicide. For information call Help Hotline Crisis Center at 330-424-7767.

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


Veterans Outpost and Home Front Support Group will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Point Man’s LZ Refuge, 116 1/2 Oak St., Leetonia. For information contact Phil Kinsey, 800-877-8387.

VFW Triangle Post 2799 Men’s Auxiliary will meet at 8 p.m. Tuesday at the post home, 3161 E. South Range Road, New Springfield. For information call 330-542-9928.

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

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