School hosts farewell event

FAREWELL PLANNED FOR SCHOOL: A farewell celebration will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday for Frank Ohl Intermediate School in Austintown. The school will be closing at the end of the school year.

The event is sponsored by school staff and the Frank Ohl PTA, and will include tours of the building, and past faculty, administration and alumni.

Frank Ohl has served the students and families of Austintown for 51 years. The district is realigning the four elementary buildings and one intermediate into two buildings on campus. Frank Ohl Intermediate will be adding third grade and becoming Austintown Intermediate School.

STAMP CLUB HOLDS SHOW: The Warren Area Stamp Club marked its 87th birthday this year and will hold the annual spring show The Trumbull Philatelic Exhibition on Saturday at the St. Demetrios Community Center, 3223 Atlantic St. S.E., Warren. The show is free.

The bicentennial of Perry’s victory at the Battle of Lake Erie would be marked in Warren on Sept. 10 and a new postage stamp for the event is expected to debut in Warren as part of a national celebration.

HOWLAND HOLDS PICKUP: Howland Township is holding a limb and branch pickup today through May 17 for all streets off of North Road and including North Road. One pass will be made on each street.

Cut end of branches faces the street. No firewood, large logs, or complete trees will be picked up. For information, call 330-856-2340.


First Things First, 6 p.m., Sahara Club II, 2345 Youngstown Road, Warren, literature discussion.

Cortland Area Kiwanis, 5 p.m., Real Deal Coffee Cafe.

Howland Rotary Club, noon, Shepherd of the Valley, North River Road.

Youngstown Executive Toastmasters, 6:45 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley, 301 Western Reserve Road, Boardman. Visit,

NAR-ANON Family Group, 7 p.m., Serenity Place 29 E Broad St. Newton Falls. Call Teri at 330-646-4480 or Patty at 330-307-3002.

Celebrate Recovery, eight-step Christian program, Beatitudes, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Bloomfield Recovery Center, 10113 Creaser Ashtabula Road, Bloomfield, 330-599-2402

Overeaters Anonymous, 6:30 p.m., basement of First Presbyterian Church, 256 Mahoning Ave. N.W., Warren.

Monday Night Serenity Hall AA, 7:30 p.m., Badger Hall, First Presbyterian Church, 256 Mahoning Ave. N.W., Warren.

TOPS Ohio 1353, Leavittsburg, weigh-in 6 p.m., meeting 7 p.m., Leavittsburg Church of God, 610 S. Leavitt Road, Leavittsburg. Call 330-898-0357. New members welcome.

TOPS Ohio 698, Girard, weigh-in 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., meeting 6:30 p.m., First Christian Church, 140 E. Broadway Ave., Girard. Call 330-545-4770 or 330-534-2618. New members welcome.

TOPS Ohio 1694, Champion, weigh-in 6:30 p.m., meeting 7 p.m., St. John Lutheran Church, 5734 Mahoning Ave. N.W., Champion. Call 330-652-2368.

Nothing to Fear, 10 a.m., Glenbeigh, 29 North Road, Niles

Monday Night Miracles, 7 p.m., Fellowship Hall, 2555 Rush Blvd, Youngstown

Hubbard HOW, 7:30 p.m., Church of the Nazarene, 1815 Chestnut Ridge Road.

Celebrate Recovery, 6 p.m., Mahoning Valley Hope Center, 3217 Surrey Road, Warren.

Christians in Deliverance, 7 p.m., Agape Assembly Church, 426 Nevada St. S.W., Warren.

The Weigh Inn – weight loss support group, weigh-in 5 to 6 p.m., meeting 6:15 p.m., Niles Senior Center, 14 E. State St., Niles. 330-652-9098.