Fundraiser to help Lordstown Schools

LORDSTOWN GROUP HOLDS FUNDRAISER: To help Lordstown Local Schools with immediate and future technology needs, a parent group is holding a fundraiser from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at the high school, 1824 Salt Springs Road. The kickoff dinner is 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, when vendors can set up.

The group has received donations and has products for a live auction at 11 a.m. Saturday and other supporting events including an antique appraiser, Brian Dilley. There will be crafts.

For more information, call 330-398-2479.

GIRARD TO HOST MUSICAL: The Girard High School drama club will present the musical “Into the Woods” at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 3 p.m. April 6. To purchase tickets, call 330-545-5431, Ext. 110, or email

DIAPER DONATIONS HELP KIDS: Making Kids Count is in critical need of diapers for its diaper bank, and Feld Entertainment, producer of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey, will help the organization by hosting a diaper drive from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Covelli Centre. Families who bring an unopened package of disposable diapers to the Covelli Centre during this time will receive a free ticket voucher to see “Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey presents LEGENDS!” Performances are April 25 to 28 at the Covelli Centre.

HEALTHY EATING PROGRAM: A community program designed to help participants adopt healthy eating habits is offered by Bridget Lackey, registered dietitian and community health educator for Humility of Mary Health Partners. The classes will be held 12:30 to 2 p.m. April 17, May 15 and June 19 at Humility House, 755 Ohltown Road, Austintown.

There is no charge for the program, but pre-registration is appreciated. Call 330-480-3070 to register. Topics are portion control, label reading and eating mindfulness.

SCOUTS TO HOLD AWARDS EVENT: The Whispering Pines District of the Greater Western Reserve Council Boy Scouts of America will host the annual district awards dinner recognizing 2013 volunteers on April 6 at St. James Episcopal Church, 7260 Glenwood Ave. in Boardman. The event will honor 33 scouts who have earned their Eagle Scout Award in 2013, the highest award possible in Boy Scouts.

Also being honored will be Cub Scout packs, Boy Scout troops, Venturing crews and scout volunteers. The evening will begin with a social at 5:30 p.m., with dinner at 6 p.m. and the program following dinner. Call 330-898-8474, email, or write Boy Scouts of America, Whispering Pines District, 4930 Enterprise Blvd. N.W., Warren 44481.

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.

Gamblers Anonymous, 7:30 p.m., a 12-Step fellowship of compulsive gamblers who want to recover from their gambling addictions, Christ Church Presbyterian, 3425 Hopkins Road, Cornersburg. Call 330-505-5060.

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

Our Gratitude Speaks, 7 p.m., Serenity Place, 21 E. Broad St., Newton Falls.

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

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