Tree lighting set in Lordstown


FRIDAY EVENT: Lordstown village will hold the annual tree lighting ceremony 6 p.m. Friday in the park by the one-room schoolhouse off Salt Springs Road. There will be caroling, a visit from Santa Claus and refreshments in the fire hall.

SOCIETY TO MEET: The Howland Historical Society will meet 7 p.m. Tuesday at the township Administration Building to discuss the society museum and other items.

SILVER MONDAY: St. Joseph Warren Hospital Auxiliary’s Silver Bow Gift Shop, 667 Eastland Ave. SE, Warren, is hosting its annual Christmas open house, “Silver Monday,” Nov. 20. Refreshments and free gift wrapping included.

Proceeds benefit the St. Joseph Health Center Auxiliary, which assists various programs, patients and projects of Mercy Health St. Joseph Warren Hospital.

BOOK BUDDIES: Book Buddies will be held 4:30 to 6 p.m. Tuesday at Warren-Trumbull County Main Library. The program helps children to become better readers. Book Buddies provides after-school one-on-one reading practice and reading-related games. Children in grades one to four may sign up for a 30-minute session to practice their reading in a fun, stress-free environment with a trained volunteer. Registration is required each week. Call 330-399-8807, Ext. 206, to sign up.

VOLLEY FOR A CURE: The Trumbull County Board of Developmental Disabilities Wellness Committee will host its annual Volley for a Cure fundraiser at 5 p.m. Thursday in the Fairhaven School gymnasium, 420 Lincoln Way in Niles. All proceeds raised from the event will benefit The Hope Center for Cancer Care in Howland. Entrance to the event costs $1. Community members can participate in the event by signing up to play on an existing team or putting together their own team. TCBDD staff members and their families will also be playing in the event. Luminaries will also be available for purchase the day of the event. To join a team, email Brenda at or visit


• A New Day Nar-Anon Family Group — 7 p.m., Serenity Place, 29 E. Broad St. Newton Falls. Teri, 330-646-4480, or Patty, 330-307-3002.

• Better Your Future Through Hope — Mahoning Valley Hope Center, 3217 Surrey Road, Warren. 330-369-3010.

• First Things First — 6 p.m., literature discussion, Sahara Club II, 2345 Youngstown Road, Warren.

• Cortland Area Kiwanis — 5 p.m., Real Deal Coffee Cafe.

• Someplace Safe — 1540 Tod Ave., Warren, 330-393-3005.

• Howland Rotary Club — noon, Shepherd of the Valley, North River Road.

• Youngstown Executive Toastmasters — 6:45 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley, 301 Western Reserve Road, Boardman.

• Youngstown Toastmasters Executive 408 — 6:40 p.m., Adamas Square, 8131 Market St., Boardman.

• Celebrate Recovery — 6:30 p.m., Bloomfield Recovery Center, 10113 Creaser Ashtabula Road, Bloomfield, eight-step Christian program. 330-599-2402.

• Monday Night Serenity Hall AA — 7:30 p.m., Badger Hall, First Presbyterian Church, 256 Mahoning Ave. NW, Warren.

• TOPS Ohio 1353, Leavittsburg — weigh-in 6 p.m., meeting 7 p.m., Leavittsburg Church of God, 610 S. Leavitt Road, Leavittsburg. 330-898-0357.

• TOPS Ohio 698, Girard — weigh-in 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., meeting 6:30 p.m., First Christian Church, 140 E. Broadway Ave., Girard. 330-545-4770 or 330-534-2618.

• Nothing to Fear — 10 a.m., First Presbyterian Church, 4 Summit St., Niles.

• Monday Night Miracles — 7 p.m., Fellowship Hall, 2555 Rush Blvd., Youngstown.

• Hubbard HOW — 7:30 p.m., Church of the Nazarene, 1815 Chestnut Ridge Road, Hubbard.

• Cortland Class of 1958 — noon, Lake Tavern. 330-637-8616.

• The Landing — 6 p.m. celebrate recovery program for teens, Mahoning Valley Hope Center, 3217 Surrey Road, Warren. 330-369-3010.

• AFCME — 1 p.m., Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 2742 North Road, Warren.

• The Weigh Inn — weigh-in 5 to 6 p.m., meeting 6:15 p.m., Niles Senior Center, 14 E. State St. 330-652-9098.