Leo family, police reach out to vets

The Seeing Eye

HONORING THOSE WHO SERVE: The city of Girard, the Justin Leo family and the Girard Police Department will provide hamburgers and hot dogs to those who served the country and others 11 a.m. Sunday in the parking lot across from city hall following the Veterans Day service in the city. The event will honor veterans and the legacy of Justin Leo.

VOLUNTEERS OPEN HOUSE: National Service volunteers support the mission of nonprofits, schools, and health agencies through programs such as Americorps VISTA, Foster Grandparents, and the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program.

Anyone wanting to learn more about how the programs can help your organization can attend the National Service open house 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. today at the First Presbyterian Church on Wick Avenue, Youngstown. Food will be provided to all who register to attend.

Guest speakers will include Pat Lowry from Youngstown City Schools and representatives from the offices of U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio; and Congressmen Bill Johnson, R-Marietta, and Timothy J. Ryan, D-Howland.

ADULT GAME DAY: The Warren-Trumbull County Public Library will hold an adult game day 1 to 4:30 p.m. Saturday at the main library as part of International Games Week. There will be board, card and video games, including Catan, Ticket to Ride, and other favorites. Those attending can bring their own board game. For ages 18 and older.

CLOTHES EVENT: A Mrs. Claus Closet will be 6 p.m. Thursday at the West Farmington United Methodist Church, 240 College St. The event is a pre-Christmas evening with craft demonstrations, silent auction and snacks. Admission is $3.

LEGOS FOR KIDS: The McKinley Memorial Library in Niles will hold a Lego Club for children 2 p.m. Nov. 17 at the McKinley Birthplace Home. Those attending can build scenes and structures, and then make stories with them using Story Visualizer Lego software.

PAINT AND SIP: The McKinley Memorial Library will hold a teen paint and sip event 2 p.m. Saturday at the McKinley Birthplace Home for teens ages 12 to 18 to paint a craft and sip a beverage. To register, call 330-652-1704, Ext. 4.

STORYTIME REGISTRATION: Paid reservations are due by Nov. 26 for this year’s Story Time with Mrs. Claus events Dec. 8 and 9 at Harriet Taylor Upton’s historical home. Each session includes the child’s individual picture with Mrs. Claus, story time, decorating a frame and bag, making another holiday ornament, a child-friendly lunch, an activity booklet and a decorated cookie. Parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles are served refreshments in the library of Harriet’s historic home while they learn about a piece of Warren’s history. Visit www.uptonhouse.org for a reservation form; ecarol@twc.com; or call 330- 360-0901.

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