Sutliff Museum to celebrate Black History Month

OPEN HOUSE: The Sutliff Museum, located on the second floor of the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, will hold a winter open house 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday to celebrate Black History Month. The public can visit the Victorian parlor featured in the museum and listen to a reading of Freedom River by Doreen Rappaport at 2 p.m. Through March, the Sutliff is showcasing a collection of teapots. The teapots, on loan from a private collection, are located in the museum’s community display case and range in size and shapes. For information visit www.sutliffmuseum.org, call 330-395-6575.

LIBRARY OLYMPICS: The Girard Free Library will hold “Library Olympics” 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday for children ages 4 to 12 with a craft and other activities with an Olympics theme planned.

PRESIDENT’S DAY DISPLAY: The public can celebrate President’s Day at an open house 2 to 4 p.m. today at the McKinley Birthplace Home, 40 S. Main St., Niles. President McKinley will be portrayed by Mike Wilson. There will be a tour of the Birthplace Home and presidential trivia. The event is free to the public. Call 330-652-1704, Ext. 7212.

SHOE COLLECTION: Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Parish, Robbins Avenue, Niles, is collecting shoes for Niles city school children in need. Shoes can be dropped off at the parish office. For information, call 330-652-5825.

TASK FIORCE TO MEET: The Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention will meet 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Trumbull Metropolitan Housing Authority first floor conference room. The Suicide Prevention Coalition will meet 1:30 p.m. Tuesday.

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