Flea market features trains

TRAINS TO BE SHOWCASED: The Youngstown Model Railroad Association will hold the toy train and model railroad flea market from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at McMenamy’s Banquet Hall, 325 Youngstown Warren Road, Niles. The flea market features all gauges of model railroad equipment, memorabilia and railroad related items. Admission is $5. For information, call 330-547-3614.

ITEMS TO BE REMOVED FROM CEMETERY: The caretaker of St. Stephen Cemetery in Niles is asking that all Christmas decorations be removed from the cemetery by March 17 or they will be discarded. Spring decorations will not be removed.

TRAINING SET FOR SKYWARN: The Mahoning County’s annual skywarn training will be held at 6 p.m. March 20 at Austintown Fitch High School auditorium, 4560 Falcon Drive. The sign-in is at 5:15 p.m. Those attending do not have to be amateur radio operators. For information, call 330-783-0964.

INVENTORS TO MEET: The Youngstown-Warren Inventors Association will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Austintown Public Library, 600 S. Raccoon Road. Guest speaker is Stuart Gills of the Youngstown-Mahoning County Public Library, who will discuss the resources available to inventors and entrepreneurs.

ASSISTANCE OFFERED: Trumbull Community Action Program’s Winter Crisis Program provides assistance for those who qualify in the form of a payment of up to $175 toward their heating expenses. Those needing assistance are to bring photo identification and social security cards for all members of the household. Call 1-866-747-1041 for an appointment.