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Dorothy Day House to host roundtable


Brittany Fair from the Lawrence County Crisis Shelter will speak about human trafficking in the area at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Dorothy Day House, 620 Belmont Ave.

The shelter recently received funding to embark on a three-year project to bring awareness of and services available to human trafficking victims in Lawrence county.

The crisis center works with the FBI in Pittsburgh to develop an implementation plan as well as provide training to local law enforcement, medical care providers, social service agencies and other community allies. For information, call 330-301-8698.

College library to host story time


Westminster College will host a free Summer Story Time for preschool age and children of all ages from 11 to 11:30 a.m. each Tuesday from now through Aug. 7 in the McGill Library.

There will not be story time July 3 due to Independence Day. For information, call Alex Julio at 724-946-7330 or email at

Library to host music program


The Cleveland Institute of Music will present a videoconference program at Salem Public Library, 821 E. State St., at 6:30 p.m. Thursday in the Quaker Room. “Music in Movies” takes a look at the movies, with an ear towards learning how music helps to tell a story and heighten the emotional impact of scenes.

A variety of musical and video examples will be used. Suitable for adults and students in grades four and up, the program includes discussion of how film directors and music composers work together, explanations of terminology highlighting the variety of effects of music and how it influences the viewers’ moods.

Register at or by calling the library at 330-332-0042. This program is free.

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