Children can make DNA necklaces

DNA AT WORK: The Oh Wow! Roger and Gloria Jones Children’s Center for Science and Technology, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, will host a make-it DNA necklaces event from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday for children in fourth grade or older. Participants will extract their own DNA and create jewelry.

Cost is $4 for members and $12 for non-members. Another upcoming program is “Microscope Cell Viewing” from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday. The event is free.

ASSOCIATION TO MEET: The Garfield Neighborhood Association will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Monday at the Knights of Columbus Hall, at the corner of East Market Street and Genesee. The group encompasses the area from Genesee Avenue East to Sarkies, Fairway and Golf Drive and from East Market to Beechwood and Atlantic Street.

The group is concerned with improving neighborhood safety, awareness and community education. The speaker will be Rudolph Choich, director of pharmacy services, Trumbull Memorial Hospital, on the interaction of prescription drugs with other drugs and supplements.

GROUP TO DISCUSS HELPING: The We Care Support Team which will be available from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. today at the conference room at Trumbull Memorial Hospital will provide assistance to those needing help. The program is offered each Friday with the theme for February “Fix My Life.”

PJ LIBRARY PROGRAM FOR CHILDREN: The PJ Library program will help families prepare for Purim from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Rodef Shalom, 1119 Elm St., Youngstown. There will be stories, snacks, and costume and accessory making. Children are welcome to wear costumes. For information, call 330-746-3251 or email