Winter Gala benefit planned

WINTER GALA EVENT PLANNED: The St. Vincent DePaul Society will hold its Winter Gala annual benefit at 6 p.m. Feb. 15 at Mr. Anthony’s Banquet Center. The event will include $3,000 in cash prizes, door prizes, Chinese auction, a deejay, dancing and a silent auction. For tickets, call Brian at 330-690-8435 or Dennis at 330-503-5510.

FUNDRAISER PLANNED: Project Be Somebody will hold a fundraiser from 3 to 7 p.m. Saturday at LaBrae High School to help raise money to fill the shelves of the food pantry. The event will include a Chinese auction.

GROUP TO MEET: The Solace Group will hold its monthly meeting at 6 p.m. Sunday at Panera Bread on Elm Road, Warren.

SERIES CONTINUES: The Brier Hill Cultural Center will have guest speaker Sister Jerome Corcoran at the monthly “Brier Hill Breakfast Series” at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Brier Hill Cultural Center (former St. Casimir Church), 145 Jefferson St., Youngstown, giving a talk titled “Loving Your Culture!” Corcoran will focus on her own culture and Irish heritage. She will also highlight a look back at her life’s work as an education leader in the community. The event is open to the public. For more information, visit or call 202-297 0362

SEEKING OUTSTANDING SENIOR VOLUNTEER: The Salute to Senior Service program, sponsored by Home Instead, Inc., recognizes the contributions of adults 65 and older who volunteer for their favorite causes and give their time and service to help others. Members of the community are asked to nominate and vote through March 1 at

State winners will be determined by popular vote. A panel of senior care experts will then select a national Salute to Senior Service winner from among the state honorees.

Completed nomination forms can also be mailed to Salute to Senior Service, P.O. Box 285, Bellevue, NE 68005. Call 330-729-1233 or 330-544-1544.


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

Grief Share, recovery support group, 6:30 p.m., Mahoning Valley Hope Center, 3217 Surrey Road, Warren, Call 330-369-3010.

Niles Nazarene Church, Niles Vienna Road, Bible study for recovering people at 7:30 p.m.

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.

Lordstown Lions bingo, 7 p.m., Lordstown administration building, 1455 Salt Springs Road, Lordstown. Doors open 5:30 p.m.

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., 6:45 p.m. session 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.

Warren-Trumbull County NAACP, 11 a.m., ACOP Building, 2051 Niles Road, Warren. 330-394-5942.

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

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

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

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.

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.