Students invited to ‘stinky’ event

LOVE STINKS CHOCOLATE FEST: The sixth annual Love Stinks Chocolate Fest for students in seventh to 12th grade will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the main library of the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave. N.W. The event will include chocolate tasting, music and crafts.

RELAY KICKS OFF WITH EVENT: The Liberty Relay for Life will hold a Lights of Love kickoff from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Liberty High School, 1 Leopard Way, The event will include a luminary ceremony at 6:45 p.m. to celebrate Valentine’s Day and honor loved ones. Cancer survivors are invited to wear purple shirts. Teams will have items for sale, and luminaries will be available.

GUILD TO MEET: The Youngstown Area Weavers Guild will meet at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Canfield Colonial Inn on the Canfield Fairgrounds. The program will be “Working With Blocks,” understanding profile drafts. Those attending can bring lunch and mug. For information, call 330-547-7317 or 330-799-5836.

POET TO SHARE STORY OF NURSE: The Newton Falls Public Library will host local author and poet Jeanne Bryner at 2 p.m. Saturday. Bryner will present her stories and memories about Helen Albert, civil rights activist and first black registered nurse in Trumbull County. Bryner was recently awarded a 2012 American Journal of Nursing Book of the Year Award for her book of poems titled “Smoke.”

“THE WORK OF HOPE” AT LIBRARY: Rich Harwood will host “The Work of Hope” at the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County at 6 p.m. today, in the Reading Room of the Main Branch Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown. The event is free and open to the public.


Sounds of Square County, Women’s Barbershop Singers, 7 p.m., Trinity Lutheran Church, 56 Chestnut Ave., Niles. 330-544-0242 or 330-544-2252.

Warren Lion Club, noon at The Reef, 5000 E. Market St., Warren.

Youngstown Area PFLAG (Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays), 6:30 p.m., St. John Episcopal Church, 323 Wick St., Youngstown. 330-747-2696 or

Tuesday Morning Recovery, 10:30 a.m., Meridian Place, 1184 N. Meridian Road, Youngstown.

Attitude of Gratitude, 12:30 p.m., Beatitude House, 1370 Tod Ave., Warren.

Minute by Minute, 7 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 256 Mahoning Ave., Warren.

Kickin it in Kinsman, 7 p.m., Kinsman Presbyterian Church, 6383 Church St., Kinsman.

Women in Progress, 7 p.m., Serernity Place, 21 E. Broad St., Newton Falls.

Tuesday Night Surrender, 7:30 p.m., Fellowship Hall, 2555 Rush Blvd., Youngstown.

Nicotine Anonymous, 5:30 p.m., St. Joseph Hospital Warren Room, Eastland Avenue, Warren.

Celebrate Recovery, 12-step faith-based program, 6:30 p.m., Fowler Community Church, 4651 state Route 305, 330-550-3393.

Smalltown Recovery Al-Anon Family Group, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Kinsman Presbyterian Church, 6383 Church St.

Kickin’ It In Kinsman, a Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7 p.m., Kinsman Presbyterian Church, Church Street.

Ladies Auxiliary Unit 700, 6:15 p.m., Howland American Legion Post 700, 8273 High St. N.E., Warren.

Inspired Retired Quilting Guild, 1 to 3 p.m., Newton Falls Community Center, 330-872-3122.

The Historic Perkins Homestead Neighborhood Association, 6:30 p.m., Red Cross building, Mahoning Avenue, Warren. 330-507-8831 or 330-392-0863.

Girard-Liberty Rotary, 6 p.m., Amen Corner, 21 W. Main St., Girard. 330-539-5837 or 330-545-5694.

Girard-Liberty Kiwanis Club, 6:30 p.m., Golf Dome, 1300 N. State St., 330-545-1338.

Stephen Foster Chorus, singing group for men, 7 p.m., Warren SCOPE Center, 220 W. Market St., Warren. 330-652-5739.

Food Addicts Anonymous, 7 p.m., Grace Lutheran Church, 162 S. Raccoon Road, Austintown. 330-793-1599.

Al-Anon, 9:30 a.m. basement, First Presbyterian Church of Warren, 256 Mahoning Ave. N.W., 9 a.m. beginners meeting.

TOPS OHIO 1374, weigh-in 8:45 a.m., United Methodist Church, Ridge Road, Newton Falls.

TOPS OHIO 1165, weigh-in 8:30 a.m., meeting 9 a.m., First United Methodist Church, 309 N. Park Ave., Warren.

TOPS 1060, weigh-in 6 p.m., meet at 6:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Hubbard.

SOAR Chapter 28-4, American Welding Retirees Local 1574, 10:30 a.m. at former unemployment office on Park Avenue, Warren.

Minute by Minute group of Narcotics Anonymous, 7 p.m. closed discussion, First Presbyterian Church of Warren.

Champion Rotary Club, noon, Wayside Inn.