Seeing Eye

Warm yourself with some chili

VIENNA COOK OFF: The Vienna Township Neighborhood Watch chili cookoff will be 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Vienna Township fire station. Chili entries and dessert donations are due by 2 p.m., and the judging begins at 3:30 p.m. There will also be a basket raffle.

If interested in donating a raffle basket, contact Michele Garman at mgarman87@ gmail.com, 330-609-6864 or 234-830-9479. The Neighborhood Watch is in need of chili entries and dessert donations. To enter a chili or donate a dessert, drop it off between 9 a.m. and noon Monday at the fire station.

Chili will be judged in three categories; Best Mild, Best Medium and Best Hot. Entries from individuals, restaurants, companies and organizations are welcome.

PUPPY DAY: Friends of the Mosquito Lake State Dog Park will present a puppy day 1 p.m. Sunday at the small dog side of the dog park. The event allows pup to interact with dogs their own ages, sizes and energy. Registration is requested at 330-766-5555.

PRISON MINISTRY RECOGNITION: His Hand Extended Ministry, Trumbull County’s Christ-centered prison ministry, will hold the 37th year stewardship and appreciation banquet 6 to 9 p.m. Monday at DiLucia’s Restaurant, 2610 Elm Road NE, Warren.

Advanced reservations must be made by calling 330-646-3698.

POLKA PARTY: The William Holmes McGuffey Historical Society will present a Memories of a Lifetime with Polka Party 10 a.m. Oct. 19 at Kravitz’s Deli in Liberty. The Polka Party is a New Castle, raised button box performer and Thiel College professor of art Ron Pivonar, who will entertain with polka favorites.

To make reservations or for more information, contact Richard S. Scarsella, society chairman, at 330-726-8277.

SENIOR AWARDS PROGRAM: Champion schools annual Senior Citizen Awards program is 11 a.m. Oct. 17 at the Champion PK-8 School gymnasium. For reservations, call Lynda at 330-847-2338.

At the event, the Senior Citizen of the Year Award will be presented. The event honors adults 60 and older.

Those attending are asked to park behind the high school in the designated area.

• To reach the 24-hour information referral and crisis intervention service in Trumbull County, call Help Network at 330-393-1565 or 211. Call Help Network or Help Hotline at 330-747-2696 or 800-427-3606 for more information on service agencies and support groups.

• 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.

• 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.

• Produce giveaway — 9:30 a.m., through September, The Warren Family Mission, 1312 W. Market St., Warren.


• 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.

• Warren-Trumbull County NAACP — 11 a.m., ACOP Building, 2051 Niles Road, Warren. 330-394-5942.

• National Association for Anorexia Nervosa and other Associated Eating Disorders — 9 a.m., Notre Dame Church, 2325 Highland Road, Hermitage, Pa. 724-981-5435 or anad.org.

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

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

• Warren Toastmaster Club — 9 a.m., Christ Church Episcopal, 2627 Atlantic St. NE, Warren. Ken, 330-373-6113.

• 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.

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