FOOD DISTRIBUTION: Deliverance Temple Church, 1849 West Ave. N.W., Warren, in conjunction with Youngstown Community Food Center, will hold a grocery item distribution at 2 p.m. today at the church. Those needing items must bring a state-issued photo identification and utility bill.
GROUP TO MEET: The Trumbull County Young Republicans will meet 7 p.m. Friday at the headquarters inside the Eastwood Mall in Niles near the JCPenney corridor. Guest speaker is Christian Palich, manager of Government Affairs at Ohio Coal Association. For information call 330-307-9871.
HELP HOTLINE OFFERS CLASS: Help Hotline Crisis Center Inc. Recovery Program is offering a two-day Wellness Recovery Action Program free mental health wellness workshop. The workshop is 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jan. 6 and 7. Free lunch will be served. Call Nancy at 330-747-5111.
REGISTRATION BEING TAKEN: Registration for January swim lessons at the Trumbull County YMCA begins Friday and continues until Dec. 31. Participants must register at the YMCA.
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.
Engage Prayer and Intercession Group, 6:30 p.m., 3217 Surrey Ave., Warren. 330-550-3393.
Thursday Morning Recovery, 10:30 a.m., Meridian Place, 1184 Meridian Road, Youngstown.
Where Are You At Today? noon, United Methodist Community Center, 760 Main Ave., Warren.
Thursday Clean People, 7 p.m., Niles Senior Center, 14 E. State St., Niles.
Kids Club Children Ministries, 6 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 309 N. Park Ave., Warren.
Niles Rotary Club, noon, Ciminero's Banquet Centre, 123 N. Main St., Niles.
NAMI Mahoning Valley, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Girard Free Library, 330-584-9213.
The Retirees of Local 2243 USWA Copperweld Steel Co. (SOAR Chapter 1-28-10) will meet at 1 p.m. today at the Local 1375 Union Hall, 684 N. Park Ave., Warren.
Denman Tire Retirees, noon, Wayside Restaurant, Champion. 330-898-6283.
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.