PROGRAM TO INSTRUCT ON FOOD PRESERVATION: Grow Youngstown, YWCA of Warren, and Trumbull Neighborhood Partnership teamed up to offer an opportunity to learn how to preserve the fruits of summer.
The first of two classes will be held from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Warren YWCA, 475 N. Park Ave. Renee Mauk of "Can-Tastic" will demonstrate the water bath method of canning, and each registered recipient will take home a sample jar of in-season berry jam.
The second class will be held on Aug. 22 at the YWCA in Warren, with a program demonstrating the pressure canning technique.
Grow Youngstown is Mahoning Valley's largest community-supported agriculture program and is part of the national movement toward locally produced foods and healthy farming practices. Each registered participant will receive a jar of tomato-based salsa blend. Space is limited to 15 participants at $10 in advance or $15 the day of the instruction. To reserve a spot, send $10 to Grow Youngstown, P.O. Box 1191, Youngstown 44501. Call 286-0688 or sign up at the YWCA, Warren.
NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH TO MEET: The Liberty Township Neighborhood Watch will meet at 12:30 p.m. Saturday at the township administration building.
EFFORT TO HELP THOSE IN NEED: During the month of July, Dunkin' Donuts restaurants throughout Mahoning Valley will sell icons for a $1 donation to the Second Harvest Food Bank as part of Project: Feed Our Valley campaign.
REPORT AVAILABLE FOR PUBLIC: The Consumer Confidence reports for Trumbull County water customers are available at the Trumbull County Sanitary Engineer's office, 842 Youngstown Kingsville Road, Vienna.
To reach the 24-hour information referral and crisis intervention service in Trumbull County, call Trumbull 211 at 330-393-1565 or 211.
Call Help Hotline at 330-747-2696 or 800-427-3606 for more information on service agencies and support groups.
Roundtable Carvers woodcarving club, 9 to 11:30 a.m., Senior Center, Fifth Avenue, Youngstown, 330-318-3609.
The Compassionate Friends, a support organization for bereaved parents, 7 p.m., Lord of Life Lutheran Church, 550 N. Broad St., Canfield. Open to all parents who have experienced the death of a child, from any cause, at any age. Jean 330-538-2423 or Mary 330-793-3278.
Engage Prayer and Intercession Group, 6:30 p.m., 261 Elm Road, Warren. 330-550-3393.
Kids Club Children Ministries, 6 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 309 N. Park Ave., Warren.
Niles Frontliners, 7 p.m., Cleary's, 1216 N. Main St., Niles, 330-509-9016.
Niles Rotary Club, noon, Ciminero's Banquet Centre, 123 N. Main St., Niles.
Warren-Trumbull County NAACP, 7 p.m., ACOP Building, 2051 Niles Road. 330-369-1441.
NAMI Mahoning Valley, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Girard Free Library, 330-584-9213.
Warren Kiwanis, noon, Buena Vista Cafe, Warren.
People Empowering Progress Productivity, 6 to 7:30 p.m., designed to promote aftercare following incarceration, 2051 Niles Road S.E., Warren. Adults and juveniles welcome.
Business Connections, 7:30 a.m., Mocha House, 467 High St. N.E., Warren.
Thursday Clean People, 7 p.m., Niles Senior Center.
Warren Thursday Al-Anon Group, 7:30 p.m., SS. Cyril and Methodius Church, 185 Laird Ave. N.E., Warren.
TOPS Ohio 188, weigh-in at 5:15 p.m., meeting at 5:45 p.m., Tod Avenue United Methodist Church, 155 Tod Ave. N.W., Warren.
TOPS 1497, weigh-in 9:30 a.m., meeting at 10 a.m., Smith Corners United Methodist Church, 3000 S. Canfield-Niles Road, Austintown. 330-759-4737.
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