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COUNCIL MEETING RESCHEDULED: The Senior Services Advisory Council meeting has been rescheduled to noon Dec. 3. All meetings take place at the 2931A Youngstown Road SE, Warren, office of the senior levy administrator.

MCKINLEY CHRISTMAS: The sixth annual McKinley Christmas will be held noon to 4 p.m. Dec. 8 at the McKinley Birthplace Home, McKinley Memorial Museum and Ward Thomas House Museum. The event will include live music, Santa Claus, tours, and cocoa and cookies.

People can visit all three locations and donate one box of cereal to benefit Niles Community Services and be entered to win a Christmas gift basket on display at the McKinley Memorial Library. There is free trolley transport between locations.

The McKinley Birthplace Home will have crafts, a scavenger hunt and visits with Santa. The McKinley Memorial Museum will have live entertainment, ornament making and tours by William McKinley. The Ward Thomas House will have stories with Mrs. Claus and barn tours.

FARM ANIMAL VET: Dr. Beth Kocab of Grand Valley Veterinary Hospital will provide an overview of the daily life of a veterinarian who deals with farm animals 8:30 a.m. Dec. 7 at Gustavus Federated Church, 8850 Youngstown Kingsville Road, Farmdale. The program is sponsored by the Food and Agriculture Committee.

CHRISTMAS IN THE SQUARE: Warren will hold Christmas in the Square 5 to 7 p.m. Dec. 7 in downtown Warren. There will be a parade with Santa Claus at 5 p.m., horse-drawn wagon rides, reindeer games, family photos with Santa and the “Light Up the Square” tree lighting 8:15 p.m.

HOLIDAY CRAFT: Warren-Trumbull County Public Library will host a “Home for the Holidays” Christmas craft 3 p.m. Dec. 8 for adults.

The event is free. Registration is required and space is limited.

GRANT RECEIVED: The OH WOW! The Roger and Gloria Jones Children’s Center for Science and Technology received a grant from the Walter E. and Caroline H. Watson Foundation in the amount of $7,000 for field trips and outreach support.

Since opening in downtown Youngstown in May 2011, OH WOW! has served more than 426,597 explorers.

For information, call 330-744-5914.


• NAR-ANON — 7 p.m., Howland Community Church, 198 Niles Cortland Road SE, Warren, 12-step program for relatives and friends adversely affected by a loved one’s addiction to drugs. Bill, 330-856-3822.

• We Do Recover — 3 p.m., United Methodist Community Center, 760 Main Ave., Warren.

• Glimmer of Hope — 8:30 p.m., Fellowship Hall, 2555 Rush Blvd., Youngstown.

• Life Support — 7 p.m., Maranatha Church, 2570 Elm Road Ext., Cortland. Christian support group for recovering addicts, alcoholics, and their families.

• A Better Place to Be — 10 p.m., Glenbeigh, 29 North Road, Niles.

• Gamblers Anonymous — closed meeting, 7:30 p.m., Westminster Church, 119 Stadium Drive, Boardman. 330-505-5060.

• Grief Share — recovery support group, 6:30 p.m., Seeking God’s Glory Church, 3217 Surrey Road, Warren.

• Bible study for recovering people — 7:30 p.m., Niles Nazarene Church, Niles Vienna Road.

• Lordstown Lions bingo — 7 p.m., Lordstown administration building, 1455 Salt Springs Road. Doors open 5:30 p.m.

• Total Deliverance — 6 p.m., 2970 Parkman Road, Warren, 12-step meeting. 330-942-3597 or 330-369-2504.

• The Survivors Group — 7 p.m., Neil Kennedy Outpatient Facility, 160 Clifton Drive, Howland, open discussion.


• Howland Group — 1 p.m. Howland Community Church, 198 Niles Cortland Road.

• Saturday Here and Now Group — 4 p.m., The Sahara Club II, 2345 Youngstown Road, Warren.

• Saturday Night Serenity — 7 p.m., First Church of God, 541 South High St., Cortland.

• Seeking God’s Glory — 6:30 p.m., 3217 Surrey Ave., Warren. 330-550-3393.

• Group hypnosis session for weight loss and stop smoking — 1 p.m., The Yoga Center, 972 Youngstown Kingsville Road. 330-647-0399.

• Overeaters Anonymous — 10 a.m., St. Vincent DePaul Catholic Church, 4453 Warren Sharon Road, Vienna. 330-545-5139.

• Saturday Night Recovery — 4 p.m., Sahara Club II D, 2345 Youngstown Road, Warren.

• Saturday Here and Now — 4 p.m., Sahara Club II, 2345 Youngstown Road, Warren.

• Saturday Night Serenity — 7 p.m., First Church of God, 541 S. High St., Cortland.

• Saturday Night Recovery — 7 p.m. open discussion, Second Christian Church, 904 W. Market St., Warren.