Eat dessert for Someplace Safe

SOMEPLACE SAFE HOLDS FUNDRAISER: Someplace Safe, Trumbull County’s domestic violence agency, will be hosting its 11th annual desserts fundraiser from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday at DiVieste’s Banquet Room, 754 North River Road. This year’s event will feature a basket raffle, 50/50 drawing, and live and silent auctions with a variety of items. Dessert samples will be provided. For more information or to purchase tickets, call Someplace Safe at 330-393-3003.

SOCIETY TO MEET: The Lordstown Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the one-room schoolhouse off Salt Springs Road. The meeting was canceled in January due to severe weather.

NEW WEBSITE LAUNCHED: WYSU 88.5 FM in Youngstown has offered a revamped website at The website originally launched in 2009, and minor changes were made over the years. The new site has an improved search function.

MYCAP SEEKS VOLUNTEERS TO HELP WITH VITA PROGRAM: The Mahoning Youngstown Community Action Partnership in Youngstown is looking for volunteers to help with the volunteer income tax assistance program. The VITA program offers free tax help to eligible individuals and families in Mahoning County who make $52,000 or less and need assistance in preparing their own basic tax return. Volunteers are needed to prepare basic income tax returns. These volunteers will work with MYCAP to receive the proper IRS training and then they will be able to donate a couple hours per week or month, depending on their schedule, to file tax returns. The tax training is offered online. Individuals interested in becoming a volunteer tax preparer, call Jim at 330-747-7921, Ext. 1203.

GROUP TO MEET: Gamblers Anonymous, a 12-step fellowship of compulsive gamblers who want to recover from their gambling addictions, will meet at 7:30 p.m. today at Christ Church Presbyterian, 3425 Hopkins Road, Youngstown. Those who believe gambling has affected any part of their lives are urged to attend. For more information, call 330-505-5060.


To reach the 24-hour information referral and crisis intervention service in Trumbull County, call Trumbull 211 at 330-393-1565 or 211. Call Trumbull 211 or Help Hotline at 330-747-2696 or 800-427-3606 for more information on service agencies and support groups.

Someplace Safe Inc., domestic violence agency, offers support groups for women, children and individual support services. 330-393-3003.

Sunday Night Our Gratitude Speaks, Narcotics Anonymous open speaker meeting. Sundays, 7 p.m. Serenity Place, 29 E. Broad St., Newton Falls.

Write to Recover, 10 a.m., Meridian Place, 1184 N. Meridian Road, Youngstown.

Master Discipleship Group, 6 p.m., Mahoning Valley Hope Center, Warren.

Sunday Solutions, 2 p.m., Sahara Club II, 2345 Youngstown Road, Warren

Keeping it Simple, 7 p.m., Sahara Club, 2345 Youngstown Road, Warren.

Regardless Of, 7 p.m., Christ Episcopal Church, 2627 Atlantic Ave., Warren.

TASCNA (Trumbull Area Service Committee of Narcotics Anonymous), 10 a.m., Glenbeigh Outpatient Center, 29 North Road S.E., Niles.