Mentoring group accepting girls

APPLICATIONS BEING SOUGHT: Priceless Treasures Young Ladies Mentoring Program is accepting applications for ages 11 to 18. There will be an information meeting from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the Trinity Bruda Center, 221 Highland Ave. S.W. Light refreshments will be served.

For more information, call 330-307-3118.

BRIDAL SHOW SET AT CENTER: A grand finale Bridal Show will be held noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at the DeYor Performing Arts Center at Edward Powers Auditorium, Youngstown. A fashion show will be held at 3 p.m.

There will be vendors, exhibitors and prizes. Tickets are available at the show or online at For information, call 330-792-7620.

MINISTRY PLANS EVENT: Free Indeed Prison Ministry Inc. will host its inaugural banquet March 13 at Aulisio’s Banquet Center, 4395 Youngstown Road S.E., Warren. Guest speaker will be Warden Bennie Kelly of the Grafton Institution.

For tickets or information, call 330-941-0345 or 234-600-5806.

ENERGY PROGRAM OFFERED: The Mahoning Youngstown Community Action Partnership and the Ohio Development Services Agency offer the Electric Partnership Program to help eligible residents in Mahoning County find out if their appliances are energy-efficient.

If eligible, the program provides residents with new compact fluorescent light bulbs and possibly replaces a refrigerator and / or freezer with a new Energy Star model. Potential applicants must call MYCAP at 330-747-7921, Ext. 1765, to see if they qualify and to schedule an electric energy assessment.

PANEL TO DISCUSS MANDELA: A panel discussion on the Legacy of Nelson Mandela will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday in the Chestnut Room of the Kilcawley Center on the Youngstown State University campus.

Mandela emerged from prison to become the first democratically elected president of South Africa.

SOCIETY TO MEET: The Audubon Society of the Mahoning Valley will present “The Good, the Bad, the Delicious” at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Mill Creek Metroparks Farm, state Route 46, in Canfield.

The program is about the bugs found in the yards and the bugs the birds love to eat, presented by Dr. Bill Snyder.

TOASTMASTERS HOLD SPRING CONTEST: The Toastmasters Area 13 spring contest will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at The Raymond John Wean Foundation Building, 147 W. Market St., Warren. The contest features club winners in the International Speech and Evaluation Contest from the Youngstown and Stow Toastmasters clubs, which are part of District 10 area covering Ohio from Cleveland to Harrison County in the south.

In the International Speech Contest, the contestant selects the subject and type of speech to give, and the speech is judged on the overall presentation using a point system for various categories of skills.

In an Evaluation Contest, a test speaker or a target speaker gives a speech, and then all of the contestants leave the room, returning one at a time to evaluate the same speech. The winner of each contest will advance to the district contest. Doors will open at 9 a.m., contestant briefing at 9:30 a.m., and the contest start at 10 a.m.


Celebrate Recovery, 7 p.m., North-Mar Church, 3855 E. Market St., Warren. Childcare provided.

We Do Recover, 3 p.m., United Methodist Community Center, 760 Main Ave., Warren.

Glimmer of Hope, 8:30 p.m., Fellowship Hall, 2555 Rush Blvd., Youngstown.

Masterminds, mental health support group, 6:30 p.m., Mahoning Valley Hope Center. Call 330-369-3010 with any questions. Transportation can be arranged.

Grief Share recovery support group meeting, 6:30 p.m., Seeking God’s Glory Church, 3217 Surrey Road, Warren. Call 330-369-3010.

A Better Place to Be, 10 p.m., Glenbeigh, 29 North Road, Niles.

Reformers Unanimous, a Christ-centered addiction abstinence program, 7 to 9 p.m., 2111 Sodom Hutchings Road, Vienna. 330-509-0001 or 330-720-2463.

The Survivors Group, Neil Kennedy Outpatient Facility, 7 p.m., open discussion, 160 Clifton Drive, Howland.

NAR-ANON, a 12-step program for relatives and friends adversely affected by a loved one’s addiction to drugs, 7 p.m. with 6:45 p.m. for newcomers, Neil Kennedy Recovery Clinic, 160 Clifton N.E., Howland. 330-856-3822.


Howland Group, Howland Community Church, 198 Niles-Cortland Road, 1 p.m.

Seeking God’s Glory, 6:30 p.m., 3217 Surrey Ave., Warren. 330-550-3393.

Overeaters Anonymous, 10 to 11 a.m., St. Vincent DePaul Catholic Church, 4453 Warren Sharon Road, Vienna. 330-545-5139.

Saturday Night Serenity, 7 p.m., First Church of God, 541 S. High St., Cortland.

Saturday Night Recovery, 7 p.m. open discussion, Second Christian Church, 904 W. Market St., Warren.

Saturday Night Recovery, 4 p.m., Sahara Club II D, 2345 Youngstown Road, Warren.

Warren Toastmaster Club, 9 to 11 a.m., Aetna Freight Building, 2507 Youngstown Road S.E., Warren, Ken 330-373-6113.

TOPS 2213, Warren, meeting at 9:30 a.m., weigh-in, 9 a.m., Imperial Nursing home, 4121 Tod Ave. Warren. Room 309. Call Susan 330-978-9751.

Saturday Here and Now, 4 p.m., Sahara Club II, 2345 Youngstown Road, Warren.