Family network meeting Monday
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ALZHEIMER SUPPORT: The Alzheimer Network Family Support Group will meet 1:30 p.m. Monday at Easter Seals Adult Day Center, 299 Edwards St., Youngstown, and 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Emmanuel Lutheran Education Building, 251 S. Broadway Ave., Salem.
For more information, call 330-788-9755.
CANFIELD WOMEN: Canfield Republican Women’s Club will meet at 6 p.m. Sept. 4 at A La Cart Catering in Canfield. State Rep. Don Manning, R-New Middletown, will be the guest speaker.
Members will also review changes to the by-laws. Deadline for objections or concerns is Monday to Nancy Epstein at grandmao@zoom internet.net. The changes will be voted on as one and there will be no discussion prior to the vote.
FIRST FRIDAY SPEAKER: First Friday of Greater Youngstown Speaker Series will host Dr. Fagioli, professor of historical theology at Villanova University in Philadelphia, at 6 p.m. Sept. 5 at Avion on the Water Banquet Center, 2177 W. Western Reserve Road, Canfield.
Fagioli will speak on “From Vatican II to the Sexual Abuse Crisis: The Challenges for the Catholic Church — Political, Institutional and Theological.” A question-and-answer session will follow.
Dinner will be at 5:30 p.m., followed by the presentation. Cost is $18. Call 330-720-4498 to make a reservation.
PURSE BINGO: The Youngstown City Firefighters International Association of Fire Fighters Local 312 is hosting a purse bingo fundraiser for the City of Youngstown Youth on Friday at the Embassy, 5030 Youngstown Poland Road.
Tickets are $35 in advance, $40 at the door and includes 25 bingo cards and dauber. Doors open at 5 p.m. Seating is limited and you must be 18 years of age or older to attend.
For more information, contact Courtney Kelly at 330-518-4358 or Kevin Zalac at 330-207-9648,or visit Facebook: IAFF Local 312.
SUPPLY PANTRY OPEN: Hubbard Community Supply Pantry at the First Presbyterian Church, 22 Westview Ave., Hubbard. The supply pantry is a nonprofit pantry created by Mathew Ondo for his Eagle Scout project and is open to anyone who may find themselves in need.
The pantry is stocked with nonperishable food, toiletries, detergents, soaps and baby supplies. Donations for the pantry can be dropped off 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday to Friday. Monetary donations can be made at the Hubbard Community Supply Pantry.
For information, call 330-568-0430 and leave a message.
AWL OFFERS PROGRAM: The Animal Welfare League of Trumbull County has started the Harnett Companions in Crisis program. The program helps pets and assists pet owners in Trumbull and Mahoning counties.
The Harnett Companions in Crisis offers financial assistance to pet owners who are not able to pay for emergency veterinary services for their companion animals. The AWL will assist with emergency life saving treatment.
The fund does not support vaccinations or general pet care. Animals may be spayed or neutered and receive updated immunizations as part of the treatment. Funding for the program was donated to the AWL from Jean Harnett, an animal lover.
For information, call 330-539-5300.
ALASKA PACKARD: “Alaska Packard First Female FBI Agent” will be presented 2 p.m. today at Kent State University Trumbull Campus, 4314 Mahoning Ave., Champion, as part of the Trumbull County Historical Society Sunday speaker series.
Cindee Mines, past president of the society and a National Packard Museum volunteer, will give the program.
GRAND OPENING: A nature play area will be unveiled 10 a.m. today at the Mosquito Lake State Park, 1439 Wilson Sharpsville Road, Bazetta. The grand opening will showcase new features added for the children to explore the outdoors and have fun.
The entrance is directly across the street from the shower house.