Library to host weather programs

LIBRARY HOLDS WEATHER WEEK PROGRAMS: The Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave., Warren, will be hosting a week of free events devoted to weather. At 6:30 p.m. today WKBN meteoroligsts Rich Morgan will talk about “Weather Lore” and Paul Wetzl will talk about “How Weather Happens” at a program focusing on “Our Local Weather Connection.” At 6:30 p.m. Thursday is “Ohio’s Top 10 Weather Events” presented by Thomas Schmidlin, chair of the Department of Geography at Kent State University. At 2 p.m. on Saturday is Lee Sandlin who will talk about “Stories of Tornado Chasers in History” at the lecture and book signing. Sandlin, of Chicago, is author of “Storm Kings: The Untold History of America’s First Tornado Chasers.”

BOARD MEETING TONIGHT: The regular meeting of the Girard City Board of Health will be held at 7 p.m. today in Council Chambers, upstairs of the City Building.

MASTER GARDENERS PROGRAM: A free educational program for the public, by the OSU Extension Trumbull County Master Gardeners will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Agriculture Center garden in Cortland. The topic is “Lazy Gardener Composting” by Richard Ellers.

BLOCK WATCH SET: Niles Third Ward block watch meeting will be held at 6:30 today in the multi-purpose room of the First Presbyterian Church, 4 Summit St. The meeting will be to discuss issues facing this section of Niles and plans to improve the quality of life.

MEET TEACHERS EVENT: Howland High School will hold a “Meet the Teacher” night at 7 p.m. Wednesday starting in the gymnasium where they will meet with co-principals with an introduction of staff members.

LEADERSHIP MEETING SET: The Mahoning Valley Organizing Collaborative will meet at 6 p.m. today and at 6:15 p.m. Monday with Warren officials. A two-day leaders in organizing training session is set to be held Sept. 27 and 28 at the Wean Foundation with a public meeting at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 17 at Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Warren. For information, email or call 330-743-1196.