Church to host fun dog show

DOG SHOW PLANNED: Champion Presbyterian Church, 4997 Mahoning Ave. N.W., is holding the seventh annual Community Fun Dog Show from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. There are 15 categories. Registration is needed by today, with forms available at “”>

The show is free to spectators. Proceeds benefit youth and children’s ministries of the church with a donation to be made to the Mosquito Lake Dog Park.

FARM MARKET OFFERED: The Mahoning Youngstown Community Action Partnership in Youngstown has partnered with the Northside Farmers Market Youngstown to provide fresh produce, fruit and other items to the community. The Farmers Market will be set up from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursdays, and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays in MYCAP’s parking lot, 1325 Fifth Ave., Youngstown.

The Thursday event will run weekly through Oct. 23, and the Saturday event is scheduled weekly through Oct. 25.

Also on Thursdays, MYCAP will have a yard sale with various items that are gently used. Proceeds from the yard sale will be earmarked as unrestricted funds for MYCAP.

The Ohio State University will offer an eight-week Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program for families with infants and children up to 18 years of age. The hourlong program begins at 11:30 a.m. Thursdays. Those who attend will receive incentives, food samples and free recipes. Call 330-747-7921 for information.

CENTER PLANS CAMP: The Girard Multi-Generational Center, 443 Trumbull Ave., is holding its annual summer camp from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. for children ages 5 to 8 on July 14 to 18, and for ages 9 to 12 on July 21 to 25. The camp runs from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on those dates. Registration is due by July 7.

Activities will include kickball, basketball, water games, and arts and crafts. Snacks and supplies will be provided. Parents are asked to provide a sack lunch.

To register, call 330-545-6596.

GROUP PLANS EVENT: Down Syndrome Association of the Valley will hold an Awareness Night at 6 p.m. Saturday at the Scrappers game in Niles.

Individuals with Down syndrome will have the opportunity to escort a Scrappers player onto the field as the starting lineup is announced. To escort a player on the field, email Lindsey Morris at with the member’s name by Thursday.

The event is a fundraising opportunity for buddy walk team. For information, fax 330-505-9696 with “Attn: DSAV Night.” For information, write

MARKET IN WARREN: A Farmers Market will be held from 3 to 6 p.m. Tuesdays at Courthouse Square in Warren. Local farmers will provide produce and specialty items.

First Things First, 6 p.m., Sahara Club II, 2345 Youngstown Road, Warren, literature discussion.

Cortland Area Kiwanis, 5 p.m., Real Deal Coffee Cafe.

Howland Rotary Club, noon, Shepherd of the Valley, North River Road.

NAR-ANON Family Group meeting, 7 p.m., Serenity Place 29 E. Broad St. Newton Falls. Call Teri at 330-646-4480 or Patty at 330-307-3002.

Celebrate Recovery, eight-step Christian program, Beatitudes, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Bloomfield Recovery Center, 10113 Creaser Ashtabula Road, Bloomfield, 330-599-2402.

Monday Night Serenity Hall AA, 7:30 p.m., Badger Hall, First Presbyterian Church, 256 Mahoning Ave. N.W., Warren.

TOPS Ohio 1353, Leavittsburg, weigh-in 6 p.m., meeting 7 p.m., Leavittsburg Church of God, 610 S. Leavitt Road, Leavittsburg. Call 330-898-0357.

TOPS Ohio 698, Girard, weigh-in 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., meeting 6:30 p.m., First Christian Church, 140 E. Broadway Ave., Girard. Call 330-545-4770 or 330-534-2618.

TOPS Ohio 1694, Champion, weigh-in 6:30 p.m., meeting 7 p.m., St. John Lutheran Church, 5734 Mahoning Ave. N.W., Champion. Call 330-652-2368.

Nothing to Fear, 10 a.m., Glenbeigh, 29 North Road, Niles.

Monday Night Miracles, 7 p.m., Fellowship Hall, 2555 Rush Blvd., Youngstown.

Better Your Future Through Hope, Mahoning Valley Hope Center, 3217 Surrey Road, Warren. Call 330-369-3010.

The Landing, a Celebrate Recovery Program for Teens, 6 p.m. The Mahoning Valley Hope Center, 3217 Surrey Road, Warren. Call 330-369-3010.

Christians in Deliverance, 7 p.m., Agape Assembly Church, 426 Nevada St. S.W., Warren.

The Weigh Inn weight loss support group, weigh-in 5 to 6 p.m., meeting 6:15 p.m., Niles Senior Center, 14 E. State St., Niles. 330-652-9098.