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FUNDRAISER FOR PLAQUE: The Christmas in July celebration will be noon to 4 p.m. Saturday at the community park, Quarry Street. Various activities for families include a dunk tank with local “celebrities” being dunked. Santa Claus also will make an appearance. There will be crafters and vendors. Proceeds from the event will be used for a plaque to remember the 1985 tornado that went through the community.
SACK LUNCH: Central Christian Church at 2051 East Market St. in Warren is holding a sack lunch giveaway 11:30 a.m. Saturday. Lunches will be given out until gone and consist of hot dogs, chips, applesauce, water and a cookie. People are asked to remain in their cars. Future dates are Aug. 14 and Sept. 18.
DOG DAYS OF SUMMER: Continuing Healthcare of Niles, 2565 Niles Vienna Road, will hold a Dog Days of Summer 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday. There will be a cute dog contest, vendors, raffle and other activities. All dogs must be on a leash at all times and controlled by their owners.
TRANSCRIPTION DAY: Come participate in Trumbull County Historical Society’s second transcription day, 10 a.m. to noon Saturday. Historical society members will be transcribing letters from their collection at the newly renovated Morgan History Center. If you are interested in helping email: firstname.lastname@example.org or calling the office at 330-394-4653.
MISSION’S BACKPACK DRIVE: The Warren Family Mission invites community members to donate or sponsor its annual school supply and backpack drive now through Aug. 9. Interested parties can drop off needed school supplies to the Warren Family Mission, 155 Tod Ave. NW, Warren.
Items needed are: pencils, pens, ruled paper, highlighters, folders, backpacks, crayons, colored pencils, erasers, washable markers, notebooks, bottles of glue or glue sticks, supply boxes and graphing paper.
The annual school supply drive will benefit local children in need. Individuals, families or businesses also can sponsor a backpack for $10. The backpack will be filled with supplies and have their name on it for a child in need.
To sponsor a bag for $10, donations can be made on the Warren Family Mission website at www.warrenfamily
For information, visit www.warrenfamilymission.org.