Holiday events commemorated throughout county
COMMUNITIES WELCOME IN SEASON: Several area communities will continue celebrating the holiday season this weekend.
In Weathersfield, the annual holiday tree-lighting ceremony will be 5 p.m. Saturday at the community park and gazebo off state Route 46. There will be a Nativity, holiday singing and visit with Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus.
In McDonald, Christmas in the Village with tree lighting, hayrides and refreshments will be 6:30 p.m. Saturday by the municipal building. Millie Ritz, director of the senior center, will light the tree.
The Fowler Christmas celebration is set for Saturday with events and activities at the center along state routes 305 and 193.
KNITTING PROGRAM: Crochet and Knitting Library Social will be held 2 p.m. Monday at Warren-Trumbull County Public Library.
Attendees can take their crochet or knitting projects and join others who enjoy the same pastime. The program is for adults of all skill levels and experience.
BUS TRIP PLANNED: Jesus the Key Ministries has a few seats available for the upcoming bus trips in December. The first will leave Wednesday and return on Thursday to see “The Miracle of Christmas” at the Sight and Sound Theater, and “Joy to the World” at the American Music Theatre in Lancaster, Pa.
On Dec. 17, there will be a day trip to Sugarcreek to see the play “The Christmas Tree Ship” at the Ohio Star Theater.
Both trips will feature shopping and food. To make reservations, call Bing Newton at 330-427-6578.
• NAR-ANON — 7 p.m., Howland Community Church, 198 Niles Cortland Road SE, Warren, 12-step program. Bill, 330-856-3822.
• We Do Recover — 3 p.m., United Methodist Community Center, 760 Main Ave., Warren.
• A Better Place to Be — 10 p.m., Glenbeigh, 29 North Road, Niles.
• 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.
• 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.
• 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.