SWEARING-IN CEREMONY: Warren city council will hold its swearing-in ceremony at 4:30 p.m. today in council chambers at the Municipal Justice Building, 141 South St. S.E. Municipal Court Judge Thomas Gysegem will swear in council members.
WINTER DRIVE: Liberty residents are collecting winter outerwear for area families. Collection bin barrels have been placed at the school buildings, bus garage and Temple El Emeth. Items being accepted are coats, hats, gloves, scarves and backpacks. Distribution will be coordinated through the township from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the administration building.
EVENT TO HELP FIGHT BREAST CANCER: Bartell's Cupcakery is hosting a bridal event and craft fair to benefit the Susan G. Komen 3 Day walk from 5 to 9 p.m. Jan. 6 at the Saxon Club in Austintown. Admittance is free. A Chinese auction will be held at 8:30 p.m. All proceeds from the auction will be donated to the walk. All vendors wanting to participate can call 330-957-1793 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
WINTER CRISIS: The Trumbull Community Action Program is scheduling appointments for the winter crisis program which runs to March 31. The person making application must have their photo identification, Social Security cards for everyone in the home, gas bill or past fuel oil receipt and electric bill. Customers will be seen on a first come first served basis. For an appointment, call 866-747-1041.
Cortland Community band, 7 to 9 p.m., Lakeview Middle School, Wakefield Drive, www.cortlandcommunityband.org or 330-652-2424.
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
TOPS Ohio 1262, McDonald, weigh in 8:45 a.m., meeting at 9:30 a.m,. McDonald Community Center, Ohio Avenue, McDonald.
Knights of Columbus Council 7491, 7 p.m, St. William church rectory.
Here and Now, 6 p.m., Sahara Club II D, 2345 Youngstown Road, Warren
God Walked In, 5 p.m., 5 Memorial Drive, Greenville, Pa.
Champion Kiwanis Club, 7 a.m., Wayside Restaurant, 825 State Road N.W.
New Beginnings Weight Loss, 9:30 a.m., Girard Library, 330-530-0119.
Mended Hearts Support Group, 7 p.m., Finnegan Auditorium, St. Elizabeth Health Center, 330-793-2531.
Wednesday Morning Recovery, Narcotics Anonymous, 10 a.m. closed discussion, former unemployment office, 684 N. Park Ave., Warren.
Warren Rotary Club, noon, Enzo's Restaurant, Elm Road N.E.
TOPS 1350, Cortland, weigh-in, 9:15 a.m., Bazetta Township Hall, 3372 state Route 5.
TOPS 1859, 5:30 p.m. for weigh-in and meeting 6 p.m. at Champion Christian Church, 151 Center St.
Wednesday Night Serenity Hall AA meeting, 7:30 p.m., Badger Hall, First Presbyterian Church, Mahoning Avenue, Warren.
Niles Kiwanis, noon, Hometown Buffet.