Museum offers holiday exhibit
CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSE: The Leavittsburg Heritage Museum, 4901 W. Market St., will have a holiday open house 2 to 4 p.m. today. There will be historical items and memorabilia, along with Christmas items.
MODEL TRAIN: Delightful Evangelical Church, 2473 Barclay Messerly Road, Southington, will have a Choo Choo Charlie display 10:45 a.m. today. The Christmas story will be told through a model train display.
REPUBLICAN PARTY: The Trumbull County Republican Party will have its annual Christmas celebration 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Aulizio’s Banquet Center, 4395 Youngstown Road SE, Warren. Doors will open at 10:30 a.m., with lunch served at noon. Special guest speaker will be Ohio Sen. Frank Hoagland, R-Mingo Junction.
The group’s community service mission for this year will be Veterans Haven. Donations of socks, gloves, hats, blankets, toiletries, etc., will be collected for the area’s homeless veterans. Cost is $24 per person. Reservations are to be made by mailing a check payable to TCGOP to P.O. Box 8552, Warren, OH 44484. The event is open to party members, nonmembers, spouses and guests. For information, call 330-878-6285, or e-mail: trumbullgop firstname.lastname@example.org.
VIOLIN LESSONS: The Warren Philharmonic Orchestra is offering free violin lessons to a select group of Trumbull County third- to seventh-graders. Application deadline is Dec. 30. for the next class beginning Jan. 12 at Christ Episcopal Church, 2627 Market St. NE. Application forms are available at www.warren philharmonic.org or at its office, 154 N. Park Ave., Warren.
The Strings of Joy program is an outreach to local students. The orchestra performs concerts for local schools. For information, call 330-399-3606
COMMUNITY CARES: The Community Cares Group will meet 7 p.m the third Thursday of the month at Hubbard Public Library. The program provides encouragement for friends and family of those who are addicted to drugs or alcohol.
EASTER SEALS: The Easter Seals garage sale extravaganza will be 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday to Saturday at Ridgeview Plaza, off Ridge Road and U.S. Route 422. The sale is run by volunteers.
BOOK DISCUSSION: A Hercule Poirot Mystery book discussion will be 11 a.m. Monday at the Cortland Library Branch. Read the featured book, and then join in the discussion. “Hercule Poirot’s Christmas: A Hercule Poirot Mystery,” by Agatha Christie, was previously published as “Murder for Christmas” and “A Holiday for Murder.”
• 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.
• Someplace Safe Inc., domestic violence agency, offers support groups for women, children and individual support services. 330-393-3005.
• Sunday Night Our Gratitude Speaks Narcotics Anonymous — 7 p.m. Serenity Place, 29 E. Broad St., Newton Falls.
• 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.
• Master Discipleship Group — 6 p.m., Mahoning Valley Hope Center, Warren.
• Gamblers Anonymous 12-Step fellowship — 7:30 p.m. Christ Church Presbyterian Church, 3425 Hopkins Road, Cornersburg. 330-505-5060.
• Sunday Solutions — 2 p.m., Sahara Club II, 2345 Youngstown Road, Warren.
• Keeping it Simple — 7 p.m., Sahara Club II, 2345 Youngstown Road, Warren.
• Regardless Of — 7 p.m., Christ Episcopal Church, 2627 Atlantic Ave., Warren.
• Nar-Anon — 7 p.m., Sahara Club II, 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.
• Peer to Peer Domestic Abuse Support Group 6 p.m., Howland United Methodist Church, 730 Howland Wilson Road NE, Warren. Church office, 330-856-3463.
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