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COMMUNITY GARDEN: Lee Beers, Ohio State University Extention educator, will speak 6:30 p.m. today at Garfield Community Garden in Warren on Woodland Street between Willard Avenue and Perkinswood Boulevard. His topic will be vegetable gardening. He will cover information that will help both new and experienced gardeners. The event is free to the public. Attendees should bring a lawn chair if possible.

HISTORICAL SOCIETY: McDonald Historical Society will participate in the village’s Fourth of July Firemen’s Festival. Displays will be shown in the newly remodeled community room 6 to 9 p.m. today to Saturday. Admission is free. Many of the artifacts on display concern the history of McDonald. Volunteers are needed to greet people. For information, call 330-530-4878.

SIGNUP FOR PARADE: Howland Township July 4 celebration forms are available for the township parade and/or concession (food/game) at Howland Township administration lobby or Howland Township web page “http://www.howlandtownship.org”>www.howlandtownship.org. This year’s theme is “Teacher Appreciation”. For information, contact Tre Bryarly at 330-565-2438 or email tbryarly@kent.edu.

PARADE OF ART: The Trumbull Art Gallery’s Summerfest parade will be noon Friday in Courthouse Square in Warren. Children will show the artwork and projects they have completed in the past two weeks inspired by artist Hieronymus Bosch.

SUMMER READING: Newton Falls Library will hold a summer reading program 2 p.m. today about recycling with the Geuaga Trumbull Solid Waste Management District for children entering kindergarten to sixth grade. For information, call 330-872-1282.

TRACTOR DISPLAY: Ashtabula County Antique Engine Club will hold its 35th annual show Friday to Sunday at the show grounds, 4206 state Route 322 in Wayne.

TODAY

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.

Cortland Community Band – 7 p.m., Cortland Middle School, Wakefield Drive. Visit CortlandCommunityBand.org or call Pat at 330-652-2424. No auditions needed.

Higher Education Assistance – Mahoning Valley Hope Center. 3217 Surrey Road, Warren. For information, call 330-369-3010.

Dave Ramsey Financial Peace University – 6:30 p.m., Mahoning Valley Hope Center, 3217 Surrey Road, Warren. For information, call 330-369-3010.

TOPS 1429 – weigh-in 9 a.m., meeting 9:30 a.m., First Presbyterian Church, Hubbard.

Wednesday Morning Recovery, Narcotics Anonymous – closed discussion 10 a.m., USW, 1375 Union Hall, Room 7, 684 N. Park Ave., Warren.

Willingness Group – 10:30 a.m., Salvation Army, 1501 Glenwood Ave., Youngstown.

Wednesday Here and Now – 6 p.m., Sahara Club II, 2345 Youngstown Road, Warren.

Champion Group – 6:30 p.m., Church of the Nazarene, 3924 High St. NW, Champion.

It Works: How and Why – 7:30 p.m., Shrine of Our Lady, 517 S. Belle Vista Ave., Youngstown.

Families Anonymous Warren – newcomers 6:45 p.m., meeting 7 p.m., Neil Kennedy Recovery Clinic, 160 Clifton Drive, Warren. For information, call 330-307-8182.

Niles Al-Anon – 8 p.m., New Hope United Methodist Church, 21 Fairview Ave., Niles.

Austintown Never Alone NarAnon Group, a 12-step program for relatives and friends affected by a loved one’s addiction to drugs, 7 p.m., upstairs at the Neil Kennedy Recovery Clinic, 5211 Mahoning Ave, Austintown. For information, call 330 207-0845.

God Walked In – 5 p.m., 5 Memorial Drive, Greenville, Pa.

Warren Rotary Club – noon, Enzo’s Restaurant, Elm Road NE.

TOPS 1350, Cortland – weigh-in, 9:15 a.m., Bazetta Township Hall, 3372 state Route 5.

TOPS 1859 – 5:30 p.m. for weigh-in and meeting 6 p.m., Champion Christian Church, 151 Center St.

Niles Kiwanis – noon, Hometown Buffet.

Anyone with items for Seeing Eye should call 330-841-1738; submit it to the Virtual Newsroom at www.tribtoday.com; email news@tribtoday.com or mail to or drop off information at the Tribune Chronicle.

AGENDA

HUBBARD BOARD OF EDUCATION will meet 7 p.m. today at the board meeting room with a work session at 5 p.m.

NILES BOARD OF EDUCATION will hold a special meeting 2:30 p.m. today at the administration building.

MAHONING VALLEY SANITARY DISTRICT will meet 4 p.m. today at the assembly room in the district.

TRUMBULL CAREER/ TECHNICAL CENTER will meet 7 p.m. Thursday in the board meeting room.

WEATHERSFIELD TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES will hold caucus 8 a.m. Thursday at the township administration building.

HOWLAND BOARD OF EDUCATION will meet noon Thursday at the administration building board room.

Items for the agenda must be submitted at least two days prior to the meeting date.