Mahoning Valley Amateur Radio Association will feature Mike Krake from Generator Specialists when it meets Thursday at the main branch of the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County, at the intersection of Wick and Rayen avenues. He will present a program on the use of electric generators. The meeting is free and open to the public.

NARFE Chapter 14 will meet for its monthly luncheon at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Saxon Club, 710 S. Meridian Road, Austintown. The speaker will be Bridget Lackey, community health educator for Humility of Mary Health Partners. All active and retired federal employees are invited. Call 330-953-0077 for information.

Tri-Gold Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association will meet June 11 at A La Cart in Canfield. A social will be at 5:30 p.m., and dinner will be at 6. The cost is $19. The menu consists of Swiss chicken, pasta and meatballs, kielbasa and sauerkraut, oven-baked potatoes, blended vegetables, salad, rolls, dessert and beverage. For reservations or information, call 330-533-8730 or 330-757-9368. A $1,500 scholarship will be presented to Rebecca Potkanowicz, who will be attending John Carroll University. Chapter membership is open to anyone working or retired.


St. Elizabeth Health Center Auxiliary will meet at noon Monday in the private dining room at St. Elizabeth’s, Belmont Avenue, Youngstown. The speaker will be Desirie Santangelo on the topic of palliative care.


Campbell Memorial Class of 1955 will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday at What’s Cook’n in the Mathews Road Plaza in Boardman for its monthly breakfast. Class members, spouses and guests are welcome.

Woodrow Wilson High School January and June Classes of 1947 will meet for breakfast at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Denny’s in Boardman. Members of the classes of 1946 and 1948 also are welcome.


Daughters of the American Revolution, Mahoning Chapter, will meet at noon Monday at A La Cart Catering in Canfield. William Whitehouse will speak on the history of the Ford Nature Center. The chapter’s newly published cookbooks will be available for sale. A basket auction is planned; members are reminded to take items for the sale. Anyone interested in membership can contact Mildred Lumley, regent, at

Daughters of the American Revolution, Mary Chesney Chapter, will meet at 11 a.m. June 14. For information call Carol Noga at 330-898-4056.

Mahoning Valley Stamp Club will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at Highway Tabernacle, 3000 S. Raccoon Road, Austintown.

Western Reserve Amateur Radio Club will meet Tuesday at Davidson’s Restaurant, 3636 Canfield Road, Canfield. Dinner is at 6 p.m., and the meeting starts at 7. For information call Roy Haren, president, at 330-717-3695.

Youngstown Chapter of International Torch Clubs will meet at 6 p.m. June 16 in Bresnahan Rooms 1 and 2 at the Kilcawley Center at Youngstown State University. The public is invited. Dinner for nonmembers is $20. Flora Pamer will discuss “The Marshall Plan (Germany 1945 and Beyond): Facts and Observations.” Call 330-757-4148 for reservations and 330-792-7351 for club information.

Youngstown Mothers of Twins Club will have an installation dinner at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Manor Restaurant, 3104 S. Canfield-Niles Road, Austintown. Launa Martin is in charge, and the event will include the installation of officers for next year and the Initiation of new members. Plans will be discussed for the 65th Annual Ohio Federation of Mothers of Multiples State Convention set for June 27 and 28 at the Holiday Inn in Strongsville, Ohio. The annual “Twins Day” Celebration in Twinsburg, Ohio, will be the weekend of Aug. 1 through 3. For information about the group call Michele Porter at 330-530-2128.


Metaphysical Insights 528 will present Rick Shale on “Idora Park Memories” when it meets Wednesday at the S.C.O.P.E. Building, 220 W. Market St., Warren. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and the program begins at 7. Admission is $5 at the door. Shale wrote “Idora Park: The Last Ride of Summer” (co-authored with Charles J. Jacques, Jr.). Shale will sign copies of his book.

Transcendental Group will have its regular meeting at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Park Vista North, Apt. 503, 1310 Fifth Ave., Youngstown. The meeting will feature a film and discussion of the philosophy and artwork of Nicholas Roerich, an artist and Nobel Peace Prize nominee of the early 20th Century. It is free and open to the public. For information call 330-746-2944.


ASG-Designing Women will meet at 10 a.m. June 13 at Domestic Sewing Center, 2011 Youngstown Road SE, Cortland. Joan Dales will give a demonstration on putting feet on your purse. Take a picnic dish to share. Call Violet Linger at 330-889-3398.

ASG-Evening Cut-Ups will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at Grace Church of the Nazarene, 5253 W. Webb Road, Austintown. A demonstration on buttons will be given by Kim Zolnier. Kits will be available for a minimal fee. Call 330-652-5564 or 330-545-6520.

ASG-Fancy Cutters will meet at 10 a.m. Monday at Lake Vista, 303 N. Mecca St., Cortland. Judy Patchin will give instruction on easy place mats. Call 330-847-7549 for details.

ASG-Material Girls will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 490 N. High St., Cortland, for a junk in the trunk sale. Call 330-550-1215 or 330-759-1211.


Infant Jesus of Prague Guild of the Diocese of Youngstown will meet June 18 at St Christine Church in Youngstown to celebrate its anniversary. The rosary at 9:30 a.m. will be followed by Mass at 10. A catered lunch will be served for $18 per person. Reservations are due by Monday. A basket raffle will take place.

Mount Carmel Society of St. Rose Church will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the lower church.

St. Monica Guild of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church will meet at 8 p.m. Tuesday. Patti Rossi will preside. Hostesses are Loraine George, Dolores Good, Carmela Guy, Donna Hartranft and Cynthia Jones.

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 will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday at A La Cart Catering, 429 Lisbon St., Canfield. The speaker will be Kirsten Peetz, Mill Creek MetroParks Natural Resources Manager. Guests and new members are welcome.


D.A.R.E. Singles Group, which meets at Disciples Christian Church, 565 Boardman-Canfield Road, Boardman, has planned the following: 1:45 p.m. Saturday, meet at Panera’s in Austintown for a trip to Debonne Winery; 6:30 p.m. Monday, take a walk in Mill Creek Park, Route 224 in Boardman; 6 p.m. Tuesday, play boccie in Boardman Park; 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, volunteer at Second Harvest Food Bank; and 6 p.m. Thursday, picnic at Masters Pavilion in Boardman Park.


Girard Historical Society will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Barnhisel House, 1011 N. State St.

Ohio Genealogical Society, Mahoning County Chapter, will have a pot puck supper and installation of officers meeting at 6 p.m. Monday at St. Charles Church Ministry Building, 7325 Westview Drive, Boardman. Wendall Lauth will present a program on the Civil War. The computer interest group will not meet. This is the last meeting until September. For information visit


Alzheimer Network Family Support Group will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at St. John Orthodox Church, 322 Struthers-Liberty Road, Campbell; at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 2305 S. Canfield-Niles Road, Austintown; and at 7 p.m. Wednesday at St. Charles Church, Boardman-Canfield Road, Boardman. For information call 330-788-9755.

Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Howland United Methodist Church, 730 Howland-Wilson Road NE, Howland.

Low-Vision Support Group, for those who have visual impairment or their caregivers, will meet at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Park Vista North, Apt. 503, 1310 Fifth Ave., Youngstown, for a demonstration and discussion of low-vision aids and how they impact daily life. For information call 330-746-2944.

Mahoning Valley New Voice Club, a support group for laryngectomees and their families and friends, will have its next meeting at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Youngstown Hearing and Speech Center in the Beeghly Medical Park, 6614 Southern Blvd., Youngstown. For information call Donna Hendricks at the center, 330-726-8855.

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.

Parkinson’s Support Group, for those who have or are caretakers to those who have Parkinson’s Disease, will meet at 2 p.m. Thursday at Park Vista North, 1310 Fifth Ave., Apt. 503, Youngstown. For information call 330-746-2944.

Salem-Lisbon La Leche League meets twice a month. The breast-feeding support group in Columbiana County will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the New Lisbon Presbyterian Church, 111 E. Chestnut St., Lisbon. In Mahoning County, the meeting is the fourth Tuesday of each month at 10 a.m. at the St. Elizabeth Boardman Health Center, 8401 Market St. For information call 330-821-2585, 330-420-0822 or 330-406-0053, or visit

TOPS 327 will meet Monday at Christ Church Presbyterian, 1933 Canfield Road, Boardman. Weigh-in from 6:15 to 6:45 p.m. will be 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. Weigh-in is from 5 to 5:30 p.m., and the meeting will follow until 6:30. For information call 330-758-4923.

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.

TOPS 1497, Austintown, will meet from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Thursday at Smith Corners United Methodist Church, 3000 S. Canfield-Niles Road. New members are welcome; the first meeting is free. For information call 330-507-3126.


Sebring American Legion Post 76 Auxiliary will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the post.

VFW Post 3538 Ladies Auxiliary will have its monthly meeting Monday at the post home, 157 Lowellville Road in Struthers. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m., and a social will follow. For information call 330-755-2701.

VFW Triangle Post 2799 regular meeting will take place at 7 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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