Mill Creek Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association will meet at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 12 at A La Cart Catering, 429 Lisbon Street, Canfield. Guest speaker is Youngstown native Chris Yambar, nationally known comic creator and pop artist whose work most notably includes The Simpsons. His topic will be “I Can’t Believe I Get Paid to Do This.” The chapter’s scholarship recipients also have been invited. Dinner will include Swiss chicken, Swiss steak, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, salad, rolls, coffee or tea, and dessert. The cost is $17 per person and guests are welcome. Reservations are due by Aug. 3 to Shirley Pappagallo, 330-270-9779, or Jackie Fischio, 330-788-6634.


Woodrow Wilson Class of 1952 will meet for a special birthday luncheon at 12:30 p.m. Aug. 12 at Johnny’s on Market Street in Boardman. For information call Beverly Pack at 330-727-22244 or Paul Bezjak at 330-270-1740.


Aglow International Alliance Area Lighthouse will meet at 10 a.m. Aug. 5 at Alliance Christian Center, 670 W. Main St., Alliance. Michael Kelley, pastor of music at New Life Ministries in Louisville, Ohio, will be the speaker. A donation of $3 is requested. Take snacks or finger foods to share.

Brush Knife Needle Folks meets from 9 to 11:45 a.m. every Tuesday at the Senior Independence Center, 1110 Fifth Ave., Youngstown. Each one uses brush and canvas, knife and wood, needle and yarn or any material or tool to create a desired subject. New members are welcome to share or learn a craft. For information, call 330-565-7001 or 330-744-5071.

Greenford Ruritan Club will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at the Locust Grove Baptist Church. All members are urged to attend and to take a guest to the meeting.

Mahoning Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will have a dessert social from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 2 at Bethel Friends Social Hall, 2771 Spitler Road, Poland. The event will include a fashion show as well as desserts and refreshments prepared by members. The event is free for women who want to join or find out if they are eligible.

Round Table Woodcarvers meets from 9 to 11:45 a.m. every Thursday at the Senior Independence Center,1110 Fifth Ave., Youngstown. Visitors are welcome to watch and learn. For information call 330-792-4355 or 330-744-5071.

Toastmasters Club in Warren would like to invite anyone who is interested in improving their communication and leadership skills to join the club from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the Aetna Freight Building, 2507 Youngstown Road SE, Warren, near Little Caesar’s pizza, at the corner of Kenmore and Youngstown Warren Road. For information call Ken Shellito at 330-373-6113.


ASG-Southington Sew Sews will meet at 9:30 a.m. Monday at Southington Christian Church, State Route 534, Southington, for a road trip. Meet at the church by 9:30 to car pool.


Girard Men’s Democratic Club will meet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Parkwood Youth Center.


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.

Kiwanis Club of Western Mahoning County meets each Wednesday at 6 p.m. at A La Cart Catering, 429 Lisbon St., Canfield. Guests and new members are welcome. On Wednesday the speaker will be Tom Costello, Boardman Township Trustee.


D.A.R.E. Singles Group, which meets at Disciples Christian Church, 565 Boardman-Canfield Road, Boardman, has planned the following: 6:30 p.m. Sunday, music at the Morley; 5 p.m. Tuesday, play boccie in Boardman Park; 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, music at Woodworth Park; 6:30 p.m. Thursday, music in Boardman Park.


St. David’s Welsh Society of Youngstown will have its annual picnic at 4:30 p.m. Aug. 23, rain or shine, at Stacey Pavilion in Austintown Township Park, 6000 Kirk Road, Austintown. The picnic is catered and costs $17 per person or $4 for children 6 to 12; under 5 will eat free. The public is invited. Celtic Connection will provide entertainment. For reservations send a check to St. David’s Society, c/o M.J. Lewis, 773 Golfview Ave., Boardman, OH 44512. Reservation deadline is Aug. 18. For information email


Alzheimer Network Family Support Group will meet at 1:30 p.m. Monday at Easter Seals Adult Day Care Center, 721 Boardman-Poland Road, Boardman and at noon Aug. 2 at Sunrise Assisted Living, 335 W. McKinley, Poland. These meetings are free and open to all caregivers and family members of a loved one living with Alzheimer’s or other form of dementia. For information call 330-788-9755.

Diabetes Partnership of the Mahoning Valley will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday at Stonebridge Grille, 1497 Boardman Canfield Road. Besides general business, the annual golf outing and Canfield Fair will be discussed.

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. tonight and every Friday at the Neil Kennedy Recovery Clinic, 160 Clifton NE, Howland; and every Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. at Paige & Byrnes Insurance, 425 Niles-Cortland Road SE, Howland. Use the side door. For information call 330-856-3822.

Parents Without Partners Portage County Chapter 600, a single parent support group, will have a buffet supper at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 2 at its monthly dance at the Ritchie Memorial Shelter House, 109 West Ave., Tallmadge. Music will be provided by DJ Mel. The cost is for dinner is $6 per person, and the dance is $6 for members or $8 for nonmembers.

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 1262, McDonald, meets Wednesday 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.


Northeastern Ohio Radar Veterans will meet at 1 p.m. Aug. 14 at St. Helena Heritage Park, 123 Tuscarawas St., Canal Fulton. Dinner will be at 2 at Sisters Century House, 123 Canal St. The event is for any veteran and their spouse from the Northeastern Ohio area who has served at any radar site on land, sea or in the air. For information email

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

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