Youth fishing derby planned

CLUB TO HOST FISHING DERBY: The Eagle Creek Conservation Club will host its 40th annual youth fishing derby from noon to 2 p.m. Sunday at the Newton Falls Community Center pond, 52 E. Quarry St. The derby is a free event open to all children 15 and younger. Registration begins at 11 a.m.

The derby is held to help foster children’s appreciation of the outdoors and interest in fishing. Information is available at

EVENT TO FILL THE CRUISER: Juniors from Girl Scout Troop 80378 “Fill the Cruisers” from 2 to 7 p.m. Saturday at the Niles Car Show in downtown Niles. Donations of toiletries and nonperishable food are being sought which will be given to local charities in need.

AWARENESS DAY PLANNED: The Western Mahoning County Office of the Mahoning Youngstown Community Action Partnership will celebrate Community Action Awareness Day from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. today at their office, 305 North 15th St., Sebring.

Activities will include blood pressure screenings, food, refreshments, information and applications about all of the programs offered to the community, prizes, and giveaways. For information, call 330-938-6166 or visit

MARKET PLANNED: The Northside Farmers Market will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Channing Hall at the First Unitarian Universalist Church, 1105 Elm St., Youngstown.

ASSOCIATION TO MARK 20 YEARS: The Youngstown Association of Black Professional Firefighters will host a banquet at 7 p.m. today at the Regency House to honor its 20th anniversary. The program will include Jesse Carter, Youngstown’s first African-American firefighter, and awarding of the Sharyl E. Frasier Everett Scholarship. Frasier was Youngstown’s first female firefighter and a charter member of the organization.

CAR CRUISE SHOWCASES VEHICLES: Champion car cruise will be held from1 to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Champion Plaza, 4429 Mahoning Ave. N.W. Rain date is June 9.

The event will include live music; 50/50 raffle; dash plaques and trophies. Proceeds benefit the Champion Athletic Club to help maintain the playing fields. Registration is at noon. Admission is free. Call 330-219-7209.


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. Mental health support group. Call 330-369-3010. Transportation can be arranged.

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.

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.

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.