Falls group collects food for the needy

The Seeing Eye

CANNED DRIVE: The Newton Falls High School Career Based Intervention program will hold its second canned food drive through Dec. 20. The canned food will be split between the high school and the Newton Falls Church Mouse pantry.

Donations may be placed in a collection box in the junior / high school office.

This drive will be used to feed more than 200 families in the Newton Falls area during the holiday season.

VETERANS CONCERT: The Girard Swingtime Community Band will present a Veterans Day concert at Girard Christian Church, 140 E. Broadview. Doors open at 6 p.m. There will be basket raffle and 50-50.

Admission is free with dessert and beverage. All veterans attending will be recognized.

BRANCH PICKUP: Howland Township is holding a branch and limb pickup for all streets off of and including North Road starting Monday. All items must be placed at curbside with only one pass being made on each street. Cut end of branch facing the street.

No firewood, large logs or complete trees will be accepted. A commercial tree service must be used for those.

READING PROGRAM: “Reading and Other Forms of Art” will be presented 2 p.m. Saturday at the Butler Institute of American Art Trumbull Branch, 9350 E. Market St., Howland.

The Warren-Trumbull County Public Library and the Butler Institute of American Art will offer a blend of art and books during this interactive family program. A children’s librarian will present stories, and an art educator from the Butler will present a companion craft.

The program is for children ages 5 to 10 with an accompanying adult.

NIGHT AT OASIS: “A Night at the Oasis,” an original script of a 1920s-style murder mystery dinner to benefit Camp Stambaugh, will be held 6:3 p.m. Nov. 17 at the dining hall of the camp, 3712 Leffingwell Road, Canfield. Period dress is optional but suggested.

Ticket sales are in advance only. Donations are $100 per couple or $60 per single. Tickets can be purchased at the Camp Stambaugh Scout Shop noon to 7 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays, or by calling 234-223-6303.

Camp Stambaugh will celebrate its 100th anniversary in 2019.

GIVE KIDS A SMILE DAY: On Give Kids a Smile Day, Nov. 9, Dr. Paul Bertolasio and staff in Girard will help children whose families cannot afford dental care.

Anyone who would like to register a child for an appointment should call 330-545-2000. Children without dental insurance or Medicaid are eligible on Give Kids a Smile Day, from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.

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