Fishing clinic planned for kids

CLUB HOLDS FISHING CLINIC: The Eagle Creek Conservation Club is presenting a free fishing clinic for children ages 4 to 15 from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the club, 5525 Eagle Creek Road, Leavittsburg. The program is aimed at teaching the basic fishing techniques needed to help children get the most enjoyment out of their time spent on the water.

The class is broken up into four segments, each lasting approximately 20 minutes. Anyone wishing to attend the event must pre-register by calling 330-872-1075, or email

SOCIETY PLANS CIVIL WAR EVENTS: In celebration and remembrance of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, the Mahoning Valley Historical Society is planning Civil War summer day camp for students ages 7 to 14. The camp runs 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 8 to 12 and Aug. 5 to 9 at the Tyler Mahoning Valley Historical Center, 325 W. Federal St., Youngstown.

The center will be transformed into a hybrid 19th century battlefield. Participants will explore all aspects of the war from politics and leaders to civilian and military life. There will be a mock election, 19th century games and summer camp activities. To register, call 330-743-2589.

TCI PLANS SALE: Trumbull Correctional Institute Charity Fund is sponsoring a trunk sale to benefit employees and officers at TCI from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 29 at the old LaBrae High School parking lot, West Market Street, Leavittsburg. Call 330-978-7385 for a space.

The fundraiser will help supplement employees who are on disability and unable to return to work for extended periods of time.

JUNGLE TERRY TO VISIT AREA: Jungle Terry exotic animal show for children will be held this week at different library locations. The schedule is 1 p.m. Monday at Lordstown administration building next to the Lordstown Library Branch, Salt Springs Road, 3 p.m. Monday at Liberty Branch Library, 415 Churchill Hubbard Road, and 1 p.m. Wednesday at Howland Branch Library, 9095 East Market St.

VOLUNTEERS SOUGHT: GROW, Warren Community Gardens, is seeking volunteers who can assist with the planting of Warren City Schools’ Food Services Department’s garden plots at Laird Community Garden. Food from the garden will be incorporated into summer meals programs and school-year menu items. Call Laureen at 330-841-2321.