Mission sponsors fall harvest party

HARVEST PARTY: The Warren Family Mission and Novelis will sponsor a Harvest Party 4 to 7 p.m. today at the mission, 155 Tod Ave. NW, Warren.  The event will include pumpkin decorating, positive costumes, prizes, food and games. Those attending are asked to register at 330-394-5473 since space is limited.

Novelis is also holding an aluminum can recycling collection for the mission with proceeds  from the collection to benefit the mission. The collection is being held through Oct. 30.

CHURCH BAZAAR: The Gustavus Federated Church is hosting its annual church bazaar 2 to 6 p.m. Saturday at the church, intersection of Routes 87 and 193. There will be a Country Store held inside the church that opens at 1 p.m. and will feature baked goods and homemade candy.

JUNK IN THE TRUNK: The Austintown Fitch PTSA invites you to attend the “Junk in the Trunk” sale 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday in the parking lot between the elementary and intermediate buildings. Items being sold include arts and crafts, antiques and collectibles, and garage / yard sale items. Face painting and a 50 / 50 raffle will take place during the event. Refreshments will also be available. All proceeds benefit the Austintown PTSA Scholarship Fund.

CHILI COOKOFF: A chili cookoff will be 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday at the VFW Hall, 710 W. Liberty St., Hubbard. The event will include local celebrity judges, silent and Chinese auction, 50-50 and music. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Drop in the Bucket Foundation. To register, call Virginia at 330-360-5100.

• 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.

• The Retirees of Local 2243 USWA Copperweld Steel Co. (SOAR Chapter 1-28-10) — 1 p.m., Windsor House, 345 Champion Street East, Champion.

• 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.

• Denman Tire Retirees — noon, Wayside Restaurant, Champion. 330-898-6283.

• 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 namimv@yahoo.com or visit our website namimv.org

• 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.