Program to talk about worms

A WORMY LIFE: Amy Reeher, Trumbull Soil and Water Conservation District Watershed Coordinator and “certified wormologist,” will explore what lies beneath our feet and within the soil at “Dig It! The Secret Life of Worms” at 1 p.m. Monday at the Howland Library Branch, 9095 E. Market St., and 1 p.m. Wednesday at Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave. N.W. The program is for children ages 5 to 12, with registration required at 330-856-2011 for Howland and 330-399-8807, Ext. 401, for Warren.

MUSEUM HOLDS OPEN HOUSE: The John Stark Edwards House, 303 Monroe St. N.W., will be open from 2 to 5 p.m. today. Docents will provide tours of the historic home which is taken care of by the Trumbull County Historical Society.

CAFE SERIES CONTINUES: Unitarian Universalist Church of Youngstown will hold its Universal Cafe series at 7 p.m. Monday at the church, corner of Elm and Illinois streets.

The program is Closet Space, by YOUnify, a LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community) youth theater troupe, featuring three overlapping coming-out stories. One is set at a summer camp, another at a family party, and a third in a summer school classroom.

YOUnify followed the devising process developed by the Theatre for Social Justice in Los Angeles.

REGISTRATION FOR SCHOOL SUPPLIES: The Emmanuel Community Care Center in Girard is registering families through Aug. 2 for school supplies for children in kindergarten to 12th grade. The distribution will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 14. Call 330-545-4301.

Anyone who is interested in donating school supplies can bring them to the center by Aug. 8.

FARM TAKES PART IN APPRECIATION EVENT: The Western Reserve Farm Cooperative, 312 S. Mecca St., Cortland, will hold the Purina Check-R-Board Days, a customer appreciation event to thank customers in the Cortland area community from Monday to Saturday. The event will include giveaways and other activities.

SOCIETY GETS MARKER: The Mahoning Valley Historical Society dedicated an Ohio Historical marker at the Tyler Mahoning Valley History Center on West Federal Street in Youngstown. The marker recognizes the historical significance of Harry Burt’s Good Humor Ice Cream Bar and the Ross Radio Company, both of which were located there.

The center received support from the Ohio Historical Society grant program and the Edith Ross Foundation. The building is used by the society as a regional history center The marker program enables Ohians to commemorate and celebrate local history.