Easter egg workshop set

EGG DECORATING WORKSHOP: Youngstown State University’s Slavic Student Association will hold a free Easter egg decorating workshop from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the President’s Suite, Kilcawley Center, Youngstown State University. The event will also include folk art and ethnic vendors. Pisanki is the old art of egg painting.

For information, call 330-993-713.

SCHOOL DIRECTOR TO SPEAK: The Northeast Warren Neighborhood Association will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at Knights of Columbus Hall, East Market Street, Warren. Guest speaker is Melissa Watson, curriculum director of Warren City Schools, who will speak on Ohio’s new school testing.

ACADEMY HAS OPENINGS: Applications are being accepted for the Warren Police Department’s Citizen’s Police Awareness Academy Training. The next class is scheduled to start on April 10 and run for eight weeks. Residents can obtain an application from the City of Warren’s website, www.warren.org, or at the department, 141 South St., between 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

For information, call Geoff Fusco at 330-841-2788 or email gfusco@warren.org.

SPRING CLEANUP PLANNED: Spring cleanup at Girard City Cemetery has been scheduled through March 24 for removing all Christmas decorations form the graves. After that date, employees will be removing decoration in preparation for Easter and Memorial Day.

WORKSHOP OFFERED: A free songwriting workshop will be held at 6 p.m. Monday at the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave. N.W., Warren. The workshop is designed for the beginning songwriter, with presenter Marc Black. Attendees will be encouraged to perform songs they’ve written or present ideas of things they’d like to write about.

The free workshop is being held in conjunction with the “America’s Music: A Film History of Our Popular Music From Blues to Bluegrass to Broadway” series taking place April 2 to May 18 at the Main Library. Call 330-399-8807, Ext. 128, for information.