Akron topic of war discussion
VETERANS CELEBRATION: Celebrate Veterans Day early as the Kinsman Free Public Library will host World War II in Ohio at 5 p.m. Monday. Tim Carroll, author of “World War II Akron,” will be at the library to share his research, including such topics as the draft, the use of dogs and blimps, and the deadliest year of the war. The presentation also will include rare photographs of President Roosevelt, Clark Gable and many more. Registration is requested by calling 330-876-2461.
VET CELEBRATION: St. Joseph the Provider Catholic School will hold a Veterans Day celebration 10 a.m. Friday at the St. Anthony Church complex. The event will honor veterans and active military personnel. RSVP at 330-259-0353.
GUEST SPEAKER: Hubbard resident John Raica, commander of Hubbard American Legion, who served in the Army as a photo interpreter, will speak on his career at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Hubbard Public Library. Raica joined the Central Intelligence Agency and was involved in the Cuban Missile Crisis. He retired in 1992 after 30 years.
TMM GALA: Trumbull Mobile Meals will hold its 13th annual Premiere Gala 6 p.m. Saturday at the St. Demetrios Community Center, 3223 Atlantic St. Warren. Cost is $30 per person and $50 per couple. Call 330-394-2538 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The gala will feature music, food, vendors, Queen of Hearts 50-50 raffle, basket auction. All proceeds from the event help to ensure local residents have food.
OPEN HOUSE: Shepherd of the Valley Howland, North River Road, and Shepherd of the Valley Niles, 1500 McKinley Ave., will hold open houses 1 to 4 p.m. today. Call 300-530-4038, Ext. 2057.
ADOPTION EVENT: The Healthy Hearts and Paws Project will hold a Fall Back in Love pet adoption noon to 6 p.m. today at 384 Collar Price Road, Brookfield.
â€¢ 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.
â€¢ Someplace Safe Inc., domestic violence agency, offers support groups for women, children and individual support services. 330-393-3005.
â€¢ Sunday Night Our Gratitude Speaks Narcotics Anonymous — 7 p.m. Serenity Place, 29 E. Broad St., Newton Falls.
â€¢ AMVETS 106 — 2 p.m., post house, 1243 N. Main St., Niles.
â€¢ Sunday breakfast — 8:30 to 9 a.m., Warren Family Mission, 155 Tod Ave. NW, Warren, served by Tod United Methodist Church. The mission serves meals daily at noon and 4 p.m.
â€¢ Master Discipleship Group — 6 p.m., Mahoning Valley Hope Center, Warren.
â€¢ Gamblers Anonymous 12-Step fellowship — 7:30 p.m. Christ Church Presbyterian Church, 3425 Hopkins Road, Cornersburg. 330-505-5060.
â€¢ Sunday Solutions — 2 p.m., Sahara Club II, 2345 Youngstown Road, Warren.
â€¢ Keeping it Simple — 7 p.m., Sahara Club, 2345 Youngstown Road, Warren.
â€¢ Regardless Of — 7 p.m., Christ Episcopal Church, 2627 Atlantic Ave., Warren.
â€¢ Nar-Anon — 7 p.m., Sahara Club, 2345 Youngstown Road SE, Warren, 12-step program for relatives and friends who have been adversely affected by a loved one’s addiction to drugs. Bill, 330 856-3822.
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