Family Fun Day set in Girard

FAMILY FUN DAY IN GIRARD: The annual free Family Fun Day and bookbag giveaway will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Tod Park in Girard in memory of Mason, Christian and Lena. The family fun day is available to any family, whether or not bookbags are needed. There will be games, face painting clowns and food and drinks.

Last year, about 400 bookbags filled with school supplies were distributed. Children needing a bookbag and school supplies will sign up and take a number. Bookbags will be given out after 3 p.m.

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RESCUE GROUP TO HOLD BENEFIT: Close to Home Animal Rescue, a nonprofit organization, will hold a fundraiser “Hogs and Dogs Night” from noon to 8 p.m. Saturday at Powerhouse Bar, 999 Mahoning Ave., N.W., Warren. There will be various vendors.

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CLOTHING GIVEAWAY AT CHURCH: The Leavittsburg Church of God, 610 S. Leavitt Road, is hosting a free clothing giveaway from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. today and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday.

For information, call the church office at 330-898-1131.

DEDICATION SET FOR PARK: A rededication for the Quinby Park project will be held from 2:30 to 8 p.m. Sunday. Mayor Doug Franklin is scheduled to speak at 5 p.m. The goal is to reintroduce the park with a three-on-three basketball and guest speakers.

The event is free.

ADDRESSES NEEDED: A 60-mile yard sale is being planned for Labor Day weekend and includes all the towns along state Route 7 from Hubbard to Conneaut.

There is no charge to be on the map. Call 330-876-3178, 330-240-8094 (Don) or email Include name, street address, days and times. Monday is the cutoff date for paper maps.

Maps will available at Tour Route 7 members on Wedor online at at

GROUP TO MEET: The Toastmasters Club in Warren is inviting anyone who is interested in improving their communication and leadership skills to meet at 10 a.m. Saturday at Christ Episcopal Church, 2627 Atlantic St. N.E. Call Ken Shellito at 330-373-6113.


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.

Someplace Safe, 1540 Tod Ave., Warren, 330-393-1565.

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.