Howland students walk for autism

HOWLAND NHS TO HOST WALK: Howland High School’s National Honor Society students will hold “Pound the Pavement for Autism” at 12:30 p.m. April 28 at Howland Township Park.

The event will be a one-mile walk with registration at 12:30 p.m. at the pavilion. The walk will begin around 1 p.m. The event will include activities and refreshments. All proceeds will benefit the Rich Center for Autism in Youngstown.

Registration forms can be found on the Howland Schools website under the high school’s page.

TEAM TO STRIKE OUT CANCER: The Relay For Life team “Team Hope” will hold a “Strike Out Cancer” bowling fundraiser from 1 to 4 p.m. April 21 at Echo Lanes, 2592 Elm Road N.E., Warren. To reserve a lane, call 330-883-6354.

ENDURE EVENT TO BENEFIT ACS: The second annual “Endure for the Cure” will be held at 9 a.m. April 27 at Youngstown State University Stambaugh Stadium. Registrations is at 8 a.m. There will be a two-mile obstacle course to challenge all skill levels. Proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society.

For information, call 330-941-2207.

YSU TO SHOWCASE SCIENCE: Youngstown State University’s STEM Showcase will be held Saturday at the YSU Moser Hall lobby. The event is a way to meet Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) faculty, students and industry representatives about STEM careers including tours of Moser Hall’s computer and laboratory facilities and technology and research demonstrations.

FUND EVENT PLANNED: The Mocha House of Warren and Boardman are going to be selling gourmet coffee packets in support of Mikeyfied Fund For Adult Autism for the entire month of April which is Autism Awareness Month.

AGENCY OFFERS VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION: Someplace Safe, Trumbull County’s domestic violence agency, is recruiting volunteers. The agency operates a 24-hour shelter for women and children fleeing an abusive situation.

Volunteers are needed to assist with clerical duties such as answering phones, data entry, writing thank you letters as well as sorting donated items, teaching a craft or a skill, helping with special events and working with children.

A free volunteer orientation is scheduled for 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. April 25 at Someplace Safe, 1540 Tod Ave. N.W., Warren. Those individuals interested in volunteering or with questions should call 330-393-3003 or email

KSU OFFERS JOB FAIR: Kent State University at Trumbull will host a spring Job Fair from 1 to 4 p.m. Thursday in the Technology Building at Kent State Trumbull, 4314 Mahoning Ave. N.W. Representatives from regional business, industry and Kent State will be on hand with information about various jobs and academic opportunities.

The event is free. Participants will also be able to take part in mock interviews and have resumes critiqued as well. For information, call Anthony at 330-675-7613 or


To reach the 24-hour information referral and crisis intervention service in Trumbull County, call Trumbull 211 at 330-393-1565 or 211. Call Trumbull 211 or Help Hotline at 330-747-2696 or 800-427-3606 for more information on service agencies and support groups.

Someplace Safe Inc., domestic violence agency, offers support groups for women, children and individual support services. 330-393-3003.

Sunday Night Our Gratitude Speaks, Narcotics Anonymous open speaker meeting. Sundays, 7 p.m. Serenity Place, 29 E. Broad St., Newton Falls.

Write to Recover, 10 a.m., Meridian Place, 1184 N. Meridian Road, Youngstown.

Sunday Solutions, 2 p.m., Sahara Club II, 2345 Youngstown Road, Warren

Our Gratitude Speaks, 7 p.m., Serenity Place, 21 E. Broad St., Newton Falls.

Keeping it Simple, 7 p.m., Sahara Club, 2345 Youngstown Road, Warren.

Regardless Of, 7 p.m., Christ Episcopal Church, 2627 Atlantic Ave., Warren.