Ride to honor memory of cyclists

RIDE HELD TO HONOR MEMORIES: A Ride of Silence will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday starting and ending at Warren G. Harding High School. The bicycle ride will be seven miles.

The ride is being held in memory of Garrett Wonders, Gregg Snyder, Emil Manus and Larry Furniss, as well as the more than 700 cyclists killed each year while riding. The ride is to help educate motorists that cyclists have the legal right to the road.

For information, call Jay at 330-398-2818.

COMMUNITIES PLAN CLEANUPS: West Farmington village will hold a cleanup from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday on East Main Street (state Route 88) along with a tire collection. No hazardous materials will be collected.

Warren Township will hold a spring cleanup drop-off from noon to 8 p.m. Monday to May 17. Residents of the township may bring items to the township garage.

Senior citizens needing items picked up are asked to call the road department at 330-898-6188 by today.

MAYOR TO SPEAK TO GROUP: The Northwest Neighborhood Association will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday at Grace United Methodist Church, Drexel Drive, Warren. Mayor Doug Franklin and Safety Director Enzo Cantalamessa will address residents’ concerns.

DI TEAM HOST RECYCLING DAY: Howland Township and Howland Middle School Destination Imagination is hosting a Community Electronics Recycling Day from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 18. Electronics, such as computers, will be recycled securely.

The money from donations will go directly toward Howland Destination Imagination’s travel costs as they will be competing in the Destination Imagination Global Competition from May 21 to 25 in Knoxville, Tenn.

SOAP BOX DERBY: The local soap box derby will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at the West Main Street hill in Cortland. The rain date is Sunday.

CLUB HOLDS DERBY: The Hubbard Conservation Club, 1760 Wick Campbell Road, will host a Kids Fishing Derby from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday for children 15 and younger. The free event is a catch and release. Entrants must bring their own bait, but prizes will be offered in a number of categories.

Call 330-550-2400 for information

GROUP HOSTS FUNDRAISER: The Girard Junior Women annual trunk sale will be 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at 100 N. Market St., Girard. Call Laura at 330-545-5962 if interested in a spot.


We Do Recover, 3 p.m., United Methodist Community Center, 760 Main Ave., Warren.

Survivors Group, 7 p.m., Neil Kennedy Outpatient, 160 Clifton Drive, Howland.

Glimmer of Hope, 8:30 p.m., Fellowship Hall, 2555 Rush Blvd., Youngstown.

A Better Place to Be, 10 p.m., Glenbeigh, 29 North Road, Niles.

Masterminds, 6:30 p.m., The Mahoning Valley Hope Center, Surrey Road, Warren. For information or transportation, call 330-369-3010.

Niles Nazarene Church, Niles Vienna Road, Bible study for recovering people at 7:30 p.m.

Reformers Unanimous, a Christ-centered addiction abstinence program, 7 to 9 p.m., 2111 Sodom Hutchings Road, Vienna. 330-509-0001 or 330-720-2463.

Lordstown Lions bingo, 7 p.m., Lordstown administration building, 1455 Salt Springs Road, Lordstown. Doors open 5:30 p.m.

The Survivors Group, Neil Kennedy Outpatient Facility, 7 p.m., open discussion, 160 Clifton Drive, Howland.

NAR-ANON, a 12-step program for relatives and friends adversely affected by a loved one’s addiction to drugs, 7 p.m. with 6:45 p.m. for newcomers, Neil Kennedy Recovery Clinic, 160 Clifton N.E., Howland. 330-856-3822.


Howland Group, Howland Community Church, 198 Niles-Cortland Road, 1 p.m.

Seeking God’s Glory, 6:30 p.m., 3217 Surrey Ave., Warren. 330-550-3393.

Warren-Trumbull County NAACP, 10 a.m., ACOP Building, 2051 Niles Road, Warren. 330-394-5942.

Overeaters Anonymous, 10 to 11 a.m., St. Vincent DePaul Catholic Church, 4453 Warren Sharon Road, Vienna. 330-545-5139.

Saturday Night Recovery, 4 p.m., Sahara Club II D, 2345 Youngstown Road, Warren.

Warren Toastmaster Club, 9 to 11 a.m., Aetna Freight Building, 2507 Youngstown Road S.E., Warren, Ken 330-373-6113.

TOPS 2213, Warren, meeting at 9:30 a.m., weigh in 9 a.m., Imperial Nursing home, 4121 Tod Ave. Warren, Room 309. Call Susan, 330-978-9751.

Saturday Here and Now, 4 p.m., Sahara Club II, 2345 Youngstown Road, Warren.

Saturday Night Serenity, 7 p.m., First Church of God, 541 S. High St., Cortland.

Saturday Night Recovery, 7 p.m. open discussion, Second Christian Church, 904 W. Market St., Warren.