See First Lady Roosevelt speak

ELEANOR ROOSEVELT PROGRAM: As part of Women’s History Month in March, a program with First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt, portrayed by Linda Laronge, will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the McKinley Memorial Library in Niles.

To register, call 330-652-1704, Ext. 212, or go online at

Laronge has been active in northeast Ohio community theater for more than 15 years. She portrays Roosevelt, who was an ambassador and champion of the less fortunate.

TOASTMASTERS TO MEET: The Toastmasters Club in Warren will meet at 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the Aetna Freight Building, 2507 Youngstown Road S.E., Warren. The club is for anyone who is interested in improving their communication and leadership skills. Call Ken at 330-373-6113

FLOWER ORDERS: The Villa Maria Farm is taking orders for Easter flowers through March 20. Flowers will be available for pick up at the April 14 to 18 at the Greenhouse. For information, call John at 724-964-8920, Ext. 3385; via email; or visit

INTERACTIVE WORKSHOP: An Interactive Workshop dealing with violence against LGBTQI (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning, intersex and asexual) persons will be held at 9 a.m. March 17 at St. John’s Episcopal Church. Admission is free for the public and students, and $15 for professionals. Registration is from 8:15 to 9 p.m.

The workshop is co-sponsored by Help Hotline, PFLAG-Youngstown, and Buckeye Region Anti-Violence Organization.

DISCUSSION ON PROPERTIES: Trumbull Neighborhood Partnership will hold a meeting on challenges of vacant property and vacant land re-use in the southwest section of Warren. TNP will present information from Community Challenge Housing survey about vacancy and housing conditions in the neighborhoods.

The group will meet at 6 p.m. Monday at King of Kings Church, 634 Hoyt Street S.W.

SUPPORT 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. at Westminster Church, 119 Stadium Drive, Boardman. Those who believe gambling has affected any part of their lives are urged to attend.

Call 330-505-5060 for more information.