Build a scarecrow at Liberty library

BUILD A SCARECROW: The Liberty Library Branch, 415 Churchill Hubbard Road, will hold a ”Build a Scarecrow” 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.

The library will provide stuffing and frames. Participants are to bring the clothes, creativity and a scarecrow crew of family or friends. Completed scarecrows will be on display at the library for customers to vote for their favorite, and the winner will be announced Oct. 24 and awarded a surprise.

After the winner is announced, families and friends may take the scarecrow they made home to use as a fall decoration. The contest is for all ages. The scarecrow building crew must call 330-759-2589 to register.

CEMETERY TOUR SET: The Hall and Jones Cemetery Tours will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Tod Homestead Cemetery, 2200 Belmont Ave., Youngstown. Rain date is Oct. 16. The theme will be ”The Movers and Shakers of our Community.”

For information, call Steffon Wydell Jones at 330-259-2091.

ADOPTION SPEAKER: Cynthia Wallis of Northeast Ohio Adoption Services will speak at the monthly meeting of PFLAG (Parents, Families and Allies United with LGBT People to Move Equality Forward) 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 323 Wick Ave., Youngstown, across from Youngstown State University. She will discuss the mission of NOAS, why and how to become a foster family, with special emphasis on welcoming LBGT people and families to become foster /adoptive parents. Meetings are free. Contact or visit our FB pageYoungstown PFLAG or

EVENT TO HELP VETERANS: The Center For Progressive Dentistry is accepting appointments from local, uninsured veterans for their second annual Day of Dentistry. From 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 5, Dr. Joseph Bedich and his staff will be providing free dental services at 481 S. High St., Cortland. Call 330-637-7043 for an appointment. Appointments will be accepted until the schedule is full. Military ID will be required.

MAKING CLAY ANIMALS: Children can make Pinch Pot Animals from clay 11 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Kinsman Public Library. Pickles Pottery will teach children a fun and easy way to experience clay. Students will return 9 a.m. to noon Oct. 14 or 15 to finish decorating their dried creations or may take their item home to complete. The library has room for 20 children ages 5 and older.

To reach the 24-hour information referral and crisis intervention service in Trumbull County, call Trumbull 211 at 330-393-1565 or 211. Call Help Hotline at 330-747-2696 or 800-427-3606 for more information on service agencies and support groups.

Business Connections of Trumbull County – 7:30 a.m. Panera Restaurant on Elm Road, Warren. 330-719-0727.

Roundtable Carvers woodcarving club – 9 to 11:30 a.m., Senior Center, Fifth Avenue, Youngstown, 330-318-3609.

Engage Prayer and Intercession Group – 6:30 p.m., 3217 Surrey Ave., Warren. 330-550-3393.

Thursday Morning Recovery – 10:30 a.m, Meridian Place, 1184 Meridian Road, Youngstown.

Where Are You at Today – noon, United Methodist Community Center, 760 Main Ave., Warren.

Thursday Clean People – 7 p.m., Niles Senior Center, 14 E. State St., Niles.

Kids Club Children Ministries – 6 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 309 N. Park Ave., Warren.

Niles Rotary Club – noon, Ciminero’s Banquet Centre, 123 N. Main St., Niles.

Warren Kiwanis – noon, Buena Vista Cafe, Warren.

People Empowering Progress Productivity – promote aftercare following incarceration, 6 to 7:30 p.m., 2051 Niles Road SE, Warren.

NAMI Connection, 1:30 p.m. Community Center, 1344 Fifth Ave., Youngstown. Call 330-531-7490, e-mail or visit our website

Warren Thursday Al-Anon Group – 7:30 p.m., SS. Cyril and Methodius Church, 185 Laird Ave. NE, Warren.

TOPS Ohio 188 – weigh-in at 5:15 p.m., meeting at 5:45 p.m., Calvary Presbyterian Church, 119 Laird Ave NE, Warren.

TOPS 1497 – weigh-in 9:30 a.m., meeting at 10 a.m., Smith Corners United Methodist Church, 3000 S. Canfield Niles Road, Austintown. 330-759-4737.

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