Volunteer fair planned at KSU

VOLUNTEER FAIR SET AT KSU: Students, faculty and staff of Kent State University at Trumbull in Champion will have the opportunity to connect with local non-profits agencies to learn about volunteer and internship opportunities available to them throughout the community at the spring volunteer fair from 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesday in the Lower Commons and Student Union areas of the Classroom / Administration Building. The event will provide students and local organizations an opportunity to network with one another. For information, call 330-675-8860 or jroope@kent.edu.

SUCCESS FAIR SET: Austintown Local Schools will be holding a Summer Success Fair from 4 to 6 p.m. today at Austintown Middle School cafetorium, 800 S. Raccoon Road, for families of students in grades kindergarten to eighth. The event will include academic resources for students and parents over the summer break, which will be longer than usual due to construction on buildings. Keynote speaker is Chris Yambar, a 1979 Fitch graduate who is writer for comic characters.

BLOCKWATCH TO MEET: Hubbard Block Watch will meet at 6:30 p.m. today at the Hubbard Public Library, 436 W. Liberty St.

SPEAKER TO DISCUSS MESOPOTAMIA: Trumbull County Genealogical Society will meet at 10 a.m. today at the Thomas Room of the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library. Tim Rogers will speak about unknown historical facts about the townships of Mesopotamia and Windsor concerning “From Walnut Crest County Club to Begg Ranch.”

APPLICATIONS BEING TAKEN: The Warren Police Department is accepting applications for the upcoming Citizen’s Police Awareness Academy Training beginning this week. Applications are available at the police department, 141 South St. For information, call 330-841-2788 or gfusco@warren.org.