Bully! Roosevelt to visit library

LIBRARY PLANS HISTORY ALIVE PROGRAM: The McKinley Memorial Library, 40 N. Main St., Niles, will present “History Alive: Meet President Theodore Roosevelt” at 1 p.m. Feb. 9 in the museum auditorium. Bob Hodder, a high school social studies teacher, who portrays Roosevelt, is a member of the first-person living historians troupe from northeastern Ohio, “We Made History” Presidential Living Historians. The program will include a general look at the life and accomplishments of the 26th president of the United States. Registration may be made online or by calling the library at 330-652-1704, Ext. 212.

FINANCIAL FAIR OFFERED: Agape Assembly Church, 426 Nevada Ave S.W., Warren, will hold a “Get Fit” Financial Health Fair from 6:30 to 8 p.m. today. There will be financial information and empowerment designed to uplift and educate consumers. Light refreshments and child care will be provided.

SCHOOL CELEBRATES MLK: Harding Elementary School, 1903 Cordova Ave., Youngstown, will hold a “Celebration of the Life and Works of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.” program at 10 a.m. Thursday in the school’s auditorium. The program will include songs and readings by the students. Guest speaker will be the Rev. Lewis W. Macklin II. The public is invited.

FOOD BANK RECEIVES DONATION: Wells Fargo awarded $3,000 from its Investing in Our Communities Grant to Second Harvest Food Bank to support the BackPack Program, which is needed to fill the gap on weekends and holidays when children are not in school. The food bank distributes food to 153 hunger relief organizations in Columbiana, Mahoning and Trumbull counties. These organizations include church pantries, homeless shelters and soup kitchens, shelters for battered women and after-school programs.

FOOD PROGRAM TAKES ORDERS: New Hope United Methodist Church, 21 Fairview Ave., Niles, is accepting orders for Smart Choice foods from 4 to 5 p.m. Saturday, 7 to 8 p.m. Feb. 7 and 11 a.m. to noon Feb. 11. The distribution is planned for 9 to 10 a.m. Feb. 23. For information, call 330-652-3625 or visit www.smartchoicefood.com.


Cortland Community Band, 7 p.m., band room of Lakeview Middle School on Wakefield Drive. Anyone interested in being part of the band is welcome. cortlandcommunityband.org or 330-652-2424.

Celebrate Recovery 101, 6 to 8 p.m. for help with depression, divorce, addictions and life issues. First United Methodist Church, Park Avenue, Warren, 330-392-6276 or 330-553-2644.

Wednesday Morning Recovery, 10 a.m., USW, 1375 Union Hall, Room 7, 684 N. Park, Warren.

Willingness Group, 10:30 a.m., Salvation Army, 1501 Glenwood Ave., Youngstown,

Wednesday Here and Now, 6 p.m., Sahara Club II, 2345 Youngstown Road, Warren.

Champion Group, 6:30 p.m., Church of the Nazarene, 3924 High St. N.W., Champion.

It Works: How and Why, 7:30 p.m., Shrine of Our Lady, 517 S. Belle Vista Ave., Youngstown.

Families Anonymous Warren, newcomers 6:45 p.m., meeting 7 p.m., Neil Kennedy Recovery Clinic, 160 Clifton Drive, Warren. 330-307-8182.

Niles Al-Anon Church, 8 p.m., New Hope United Methodist Church, 21 Fairview Ave., Niles.

TOPS Ohio 1262, McDonald, weigh in 8:45 a.m., meeting at 9:30 a.m., McDonald Community Center, Ohio Avenue.

Knights of Columbus Council No. 7491, 7 p.m. at St. William Church rectory.

God Walked In, 5 p.m., 5 Memorial Drive, Greenville, Pa.

Champion Kiwanis Club, 7 a.m., Wayside Restaurant, 825 State Road N.W.

Wednesday Morning Recovery, Narcotics Anonymous, 10 a.m. closed discussion, former unemployment office, 684 N. Park Ave., Warren.

Warren Rotary Club, noon, Enzo’s Restaurant, Elm Road N.E.

TOPS 1350, Cortland, weigh-in, 9:15 a.m., Bazetta Township Hall, 3372 state Route 5.

TOPS 1859, 5:30 p.m. for weigh-in and meeting 6 p.m. at Champion Christian Church, 151 Center St.

Wednesday Night Serenity Hall AA meeting, 7:30 p.m., Badger Hall, First Presbyterian Church, Mahoning Avenue, Warren.

Niles Kiwanis, noon, Hometown Buffet.