Plants focus of Audubon program

PLANTS PART OF PROGRAM: The Audubon Society of Mahoning Valley will host “Plants to Attract Specific Birds” with Eric Barrett from the Mahoning County Ohio State Extension Office at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Mill Creek Metroparks Farm, state Route 46, Canfield.

FUNDRAISER TO HELP CHURCH: An Easter toy bingo will be held at 2 p.m. March 3 at St. Michael’s Church on Ridge Road in Newton Falls. Doors open at 1 p.m. Cost is $5 for each person with cake, punch or coffee with admission. There will be raffles. For information, call 330-872-1712.

ASSOCIATION TO MEET: The South West Neighborhood Association will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Tod’s Crossing Meeting Room, 1330 Blakely S.W. Guest speaker is Enzo Cantalamessa, Warren safety-service director.

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BENEFIT TO HELP CHILD: A benefit will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Grace United Methodist Church, 1725 Drexel Ave. N.W., Warren, to help Adalena Noel Mercado, infant daughter of Brittany Joseph and Rene Mercado, who is battling spina bifida. She is at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia receiving care. The family has been staying at nearby Ronald McDonald House. The event will include a silent auction, 50-50 raffle and dinner. Donations may also be made to the Custodial Account for Adelana Noel Mercado at Huntington Bank.