AUDITIONS TO BE HELD FOR TALENT SHOW: The Trumbull County African American Achievers Association will hold auditions for an upcoming talent show from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at TCAP, 1230 Palmyra Road S.W., Warren. Call Tajuanna at 330-246-0924 or 330-399-6525.
AUTISM GROUP PLANS EVENT: Social Connections, the teen and young adult social group of the Autism Society of Ohio, Mahoning Valley, will hold its monthly gathering "Down and Dirty" from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Mill Creek Metro Parks Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown.
In the spring community spirit, participants will work with family garden educator Lori Mowad, alongside some of other volunteers, planting flowers in the family garden. Afterward, interested participants will go to one of the unique establishments on Mahoning Avenue for refreshments.
MISSION HOLDS GIVEAWAY: Warren Family Mission, 361 Elm Road, will hold a produce giveaway from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday. Identification is required. Those attending are asked to bring a bag or box.
SERIES PLANNED ON ADOPTION: The Northeast Ohio Adoption Services, invites Ohio couples or singles to register for their free adoption / foster care pre-placement education series, starting June 6. People who have been considering becoming a foster or adoptive parent, adults older than 21, can find out more about Ohio children and teens served by the child welfare system.
The sessions start June 6 and continue through June 28 at NOAS in Warren, 5000 E. Market St., Suite 26. The sign-up deadline is May 29. Call John Hostetler at 800-686-6627, Ext. 123. Space is limited.
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.
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.
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.