Niles to get spring cleanup

GROUP SETS CLEANUP: The Niles Avenue and Main will hold a cleanup of the city’s downtown area including Robbins Avenue and Main Street starting at 9 a.m. on Saturday. Volunteers are asked to help and will receive free grilled hot dogs afterwards.

AUTISM SUPPORT GROUP TO MEET: The Ivan Komissarov Memorial Fund for Autism will start a local support group for families dealing with autism and those affected by it starting at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Believers Christian Church, 2577 Schenley Ave., Warren. Meetings will be held bi-weekly from 7 to 9 p.m. For information, call 330-980-2080. The memorial fund was established to assist families affected by autism and to raise awareness and understanding of autism. Donations can be made to the fund at any Huntington Bank.

COLLECTION BY HEATH DEPARTMENT: The Girard Health Department is accepting old or unused prescription medication from 9 a.m. to 3;30 p.m. Monday to Friday at the health department in the city building, 100 W. Main St. For questions, call 330-545-6048.

DISCUSSING JAZZ: The Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave., Warren, will present America’s Music Program: Swing Jazz at 6 p.m. today. This is the fourth of a six-part musical program that features a film history of popular music and enduring popular music genres.

QUILTERS TO MEET: The 26th annual Ohio Star Quilters “Quilters Day Out” event will be held starting at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday DiVieste’s Banquet Room, Warren. Quilters are asked to bring a quilt for show and tell if they desire. Club projects will be on display. The event will also include a 50-50 raffle. Guest speaker is Karen Phillips-Shwallon who will present “A Walk in Time.” She has a background in embellishments including hand embroidery.