Kids to learn about Underground Railroad

CURATOR TO DISCUSS UNDERGROUND RAILROAD: Sally Thomas, Sutliff Museum curator, will present a history of the Underground Railroad in Ohio through images and stories, many of which took place in Trumbull County, at 1 p.m. Saturday Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave. NW. The program is for children in grades three to eight. The program will include discussion on the secret network that helped many slaves escape to freedom during the 19th century.

PROGRAM RECOGNIZES AFRICAN AMERICANS: OH?WOW!?The Roger and Gloria Jones Children’s Center for Science and Technology, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, will hold a program from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. today and Feb. 12 showcasing the many contributions made by African Americans in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

SCANNER GROUP MEETS: The Greater Youngstown Monitoring Association Scanner Club will sponsor a scanner-a-thon at 6 p.m. Saturday at the Boardman United Methodist Church, 6809 Market St., Boardman. Those attending can bring scanners to display. Anyone interested in scanner monitoring or amateur radio hobby is welcome. Call 330-717-8036.

BEAT GOES ON EVENT: The St. Elizabeth Heart and Vascular Center will present ”The Beat Goes On,” a community social to raise awareness about heart disease, Feb. 13 at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church Hall, Youngstown.

Featured speaker is Dr. Lucas W. Henn, who will discuss cardiac valvular disease and emerging trends in treatment. There will be informational displays and a special patient survival story. For information, call 330-480-3998.

MEETING CANCELED: Lordstown Historical Society has canceled their meeting scheduled for today.Kids to learn about Underground Railroad


Celebrate Recovery 101, 6 p.m., The Movement, Eastwood Mall in Niles. Chaplain Bob Ross, 330-553-2644, or Chaplain Rodger Crites, 330-360-7928.

Tuesday Morning Recovery, 10:30 a.m., Meridian Place, 1184 N. Meridian Road, Youngstown.

Attitude of Gratitude, 12:30 p.m., Beatitude House, 1370 Tod Ave., Warren.

Women in Progress, 7 p.m., Serenity Place, 21 E. Broad St., Newton Falls.

Tuesday Night Surrender, 7:30 p.m., Fellowship Hall, 2555 Rush Blvd., Youngstown.

Nicotine Anonymous, 5:30 p.m., St. Joseph Hospital Warren Room, Eastland Avenue, Warren.

Celebrate Recovery, 12-step faith-based program, 6:30 p.m., Fowler Community Church, 4651 state Route 305, 330-550-3393.

Smalltown Recovery Al-Anon Family Group, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Kinsman Presbyterian Church, 6383 Church St.

Kickin’ It In Kinsman, a Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7 p.m., Kinsman Presbyterian Church, Church Street. Open discussion.

American Legion Post 700, 6:15 p.m, 8273 High St. N.E., Howland.

Girard-Liberty Kiwanis Club, 6:30 p.m., Golf Dome, 1300 N. State St., 330-545-1338.

Food Addicts Anonymous, 7 p.m., Grace Lutheran Church, 162 S. Raccoon Road, Austintown. Call 330-793-1599.

Al-Anon, 9:30 a.m. basement, First Presbyterian Church of Warren, 256 Mahoning Ave. N.W., 9 a.m. beginner’s meeting.

Urban 4-H, 5:30 p.m. Mahoning Valley Hope Center, 3217 Surrey Road.

Minute by Minute group of Narcotics Anonymous, 7 p.m. closed discussion, First Presbyterian Church of Warren.

Bingo, 6:30 p.m. SS. Mary and Joseph social center, Route 534 and Maple Street, 330-872-1828.

Girard-Liberty Rotary, 6 p.m., Amen Corner, 21 W. Main St., Girard, 330-539-5837 or 330-545-5694.

Stephen Foster Chorus, singing group for men, 7 p.m., Warren SCOPE Center, 220 W. Market St., Warren. 330-652-5739.

TOPS OHIO 1374, weigh-in 8:45 a.m., United Methodist Church, Ridge Road, Newton Falls.

TOPS OHIO 1165, weigh-in 8:30 a.m., meeting 9 a.m., First United Methodist Church, 309 N. Park Ave., Warren.

TOPS 1060, weigh-in 6 p.m., meet at 6:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Hubbard.

Champion Rotary Club, noon, Wayside Inn.