Open house set for Ward-Thomas Museum

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NILES SOCIETY PLANS EVENTS: The Niles Historical Society will hold its monthly open house 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the Ward-Thomas Museum, 503 Brown St., with the last tour starting at 4 p.m. The membership meeting will be 10 a.m. Sunday, where plans will be made for the annual garage sale taking place 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 28 and 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 29. Donations are needed as well as volunteers to help with all phases. Call 330-652-8329 to donate or volunteer.

Society member Ralph Tolbert will present a talk on “Walk Down Memory Lane,” a look at the early history of Niles until the 1930’s, 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday at the McKinley Birthplace Home.

FIRST FRIDAY CLUB: The First Friday Club of Greater Youngstown will meet 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at the Georgetown in Boardman. Speaker is the Rev. Bob Bonnot on “What Kind of Priest Was Jesus? What Kind of Priests are We?” For reservations, call 330-720-4498.

SOUND EVENT: The OH!WOW Center of Science and Technology in Youngstown will hold a “Beautiful Sound” noon to 2 p.m. Saturday. There will be various activities relating to sound for all ages. Call 330-744-5914.

GAME NIGHT: The McKinley Memorial Library will hold Family Game Night 5:30 p.m. Sept. 12 in partnership with Crystal Dragon Games and Hobbies.

WALK PLANNED: The Down Syndrome Walk of Warren, organized by Putting Downs First, will be Sept. 15 at Perkins Park in Warren. Various activities will take place at the park. To register, call 330-847-8163 or 330-307-0888.

FARM MARKET: Howland Farmers Market will be 4 to 6 p.m. Sept. 12. at Bolidnale Christian Church, 2749 Fairview St. Warren. The event will include senior farmers market nutrition program.

LIBERTY SENIORS: Liberty Township Senior Watch residents will meet 10 a.m. today at St. Mark’s Orthodox Church Hall, 3560 Logan Way, for the annual breakfast meeting. The event is financed by the Trumbull County senior levy. Speakers will include Lisa Solley of the Area Agency on Aging and Rebecca Edwards of Trumbull Mobile Meals. Senior Watch offers daily phone calls by township staff to check on seniors’ well being. There is also installation of lock boxes, smoke and carbon monoxide detectors, and address markers provided free of charge. For information, call the police department at 330-759-1315 or the fire department at 330-759-0363.


• 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.

• Warren Family Mission, 155 Tod Ave. NW, gives out supplemental bags of food and clothing from 10 a.m. to noon and 1 to 3 p.m.

• Higher Education Assistance — Mahoning Valley Hope Center, 3217 Surrey Road, Warren. Call 330-369-3010.

• Dave Ramsey Financial Peace University — 6:30 p.m., Mahoning Valley Hope Center, 3217 Surrey Road, Warren. 330-369-3010.

• TOPS 1429 — weigh-in 9 a.m., meeting 9:30 a.m., First Presbyterian Church, Hubbard.

• Wednesday Morning Recovery, Narcotics Anonymous — closed discussion 10 a.m., USW, 1375 Union Hall, Room 7, 684 N. Park Ave., Warren.

• Willingness Group — 10:30 a.m., Salvation Army, 1501 Glenwood Ave., Youngstown.

• Wednesday Here and Now — 6 p.m., Sahara Club II, 2345 Youngstown Road, Warren.

• Champion Group — 6:30 p.m., Church of the Nazarene, 3924 High St. NW, Champion.

• It Works: How and Why — 7:30 p.m., Shrine of Our Lady, 517 S. Belle Vista Ave., Youngstown.

• Families Anonymous Warren — newcomers 6:45 p.m., meeting 7 p.m., Neil Kennedy Recovery Clinic, 160 Clifton Drive, Warren. 330-307-8182.

• Niles Al-Anon — 8 p.m., New Hope United Methodist Church, 21 Fairview Ave., Niles.

• MVI HospiceCare Bereavement Support Group — 1 to 3 p.m., Boardman Park Georgeanna Parker Administrative Building, 375 Boardman Poland Road, Youngstown. Lisa Altman, social worker, 330-759-9487.

• Prostate Cancer group — 7 to 8:30 p.m., Radiation Oncology Center at Trumbull Regional Medical Center (TMH), 1353 E. Market St.(rear of building). Facilitator is Jack Norton, RN, OCN.

• Ohio Star Quilters — 9 a.m., Howland SCOPE Senior Center in Howland. Sandy O’Malley, 330-898-3151.

• Austintown Never Alone Nar-Anon Group — 7 p.m. Neil Kennedy Recovery Clinic, 5211 Mahoning Ave., Austintown, a 12-step program for relatives and friends affected by a loved one’s addiction to drugs. 330 207-0845.

• Champion Knights of Columbus Council 7491 — 7 p.m., St. William Rectory Office, 5431 Mahoning Ave., Champion.