SCOPE, YWCA set open house


THURSDAY EVENT: SCOPE Senior Services and the YWCA of Warren will hold an open house 2 to 6 p.m. Thursday at the new location, 375 N. Park Ave., Warren. There will be tours of the multi-generational building.

YWCA Warren Adult Director Roberta Graham held programming for SCOPE at the YWCA before relocating to Pine Avenue. Those attending are asked to RSVP by Monday at 330-399-8846.

ASAP ORIENTATION: The Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention is holding the second ASAP new-member orientation at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday in the second-floor board offices, 4076 Youngstown Road, Suite 201, Warren. Nick Ceglia will be leading the group through ASAP history, the basics of addiction and the overall goals and mission of the ASAP Opiate Task Force.

Lunch is being provided. Registration is required. For more information, call 330-675-2765.

ROUGH RIDER: McKinley Memorial Library in Niles will present “Theodore Roosevelt: Rough Rider” at 1 p.m. Saturday at the McKinley Birthplace Memorial & Museum, 40 N, Main St. Larry Marple, a noted historic interpreter of Roosevelt, will talk about how the Rough Riders were formed, what life was like as a Rough Rider and what they endured and accomplished.

Refreshments will be served. Reservations are preferred. The event is being held in honor of Veterans Day.

BEAR PROGRAM: “Bear Aware,” a program on black bears that inhabit Ohio and have been spotted in Trumbull County, will be held 1 p.m. Monday at the Brookfield Library Branch, 7032 Grove St. The free lecture will be presented by Trumbull Soil and Water Conservation District Administrator Amy Reeher, who will share photos and wildlife props and have information for participants to take home.

THANKSGIVING SIGN-UPS: Emmanuel Community Care Center in Girard is taking sign-ups for Thanksgiving through Nov. 10. Families who are registered at the center and wish to receive assistance must call the center at 330-545-4301. Pickup of Thanksgiving baskets will be 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 21.

Anyone wishing to donate food items to the center can bring them by Nov. 15. Items needed include flavored gelatin, canned fruit, evaporated milk, pumpkin pie and canned cranberries.

CIVIL WAR PROGRAM: “David Tod and the Civil War,” presented by Traci Manning, curator of education for the Mahoning Valley Historical Society, will be the program 2 p.m. today at John Stark Edwards House, 303 Monroe St. NW, Warren, as part of the Trumbull County Historical Society Sunday Speaker Series. There will be optional tours of the house from 3 to 4 p.m.

Admission is free.

• 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.

• Someplace Safe Inc., domestic violence agency, offers support groups for women, children and individual support services. 330-393-3005.

• Sunday Night Our Gratitude Speaks Narcotics Anonymous — 7 p.m. Serenity Place, 29 E. Broad St., Newton Falls.

• AMVETS 106 — 2 p.m., post house, 1243 N. Main St., Niles.

• Sunday breakfast — 8:30 to 9 a.m., Warren Family Mission, 155 Tod Ave. NW, Warren, served by Tod United Methodist Church. The mission serves meals daily at noon and 4 p.m.

• Write to Recover — 10 a.m., Meridian Place, 1184 N. Meridian Road, Youngstown.

• Master Discipleship Group — 6 p.m., Mahoning Valley Hope Center, Warren.

• Gamblers Anonymous 12-Step fellowship — 7:30 p.m. Christ Church Presbyterian Church, 3425 Hopkins Road, Cornersburg. 330-505-5060.

• Sunday Solutions — 2 p.m., Sahara Club II, 2345 Youngstown Road, Warren.