St. Pat’s celebration opens Thursday
PARISH FESTIVAL: The Hubbard St. Patrick Church 63rd annual parish festival will be Thursday to Aug. 8 at the church grounds, 225 N. Main St. Hubbard. The event will include food, games, rides, basket raffle and live nightly entertainment. Bands include RDNA Band 7 p.m. Thursday; Hern Brothers 7 p.m. Friday; Chris Higbee Band 8 p.m. Saturday; Burke School of Irish Dance 1 p.m., County Mayo Irish Band 2 p.m. and Old Skool Band 7 p.m. Aug. 8. Festival hours are 6 to 11 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 5 to 11:30 p.m. Saturday and 1 to 11 p.m. Aug. 8. On Aug. 8 is a children’s matinee from 1 to 4 p.m. Grand prize raffle is a 2021 Trailblazer or $20,000. Admission is free. For information, call 330-534-1928 or www.saintpatsfestival.cm
HISTORIC HOMES: The Sunday Speaker Series of the Trumbull County Historical Society will be 2 p.m. today at Warren Women’s Club, 708 N. Park Ave., Warren. The program is “Historic Homes of the Northeast Side of Warren” presented by Marcia Levy. The presentation is free to the public.
HOWLAND RETIREES: Howland Schools Retired Personnel will meet 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Enzo’s Restaurant. All retired employees and spouses / guests are welcome to attend the meetings. Cost of the lunch, payable at the door, is $15 with choice of four entrees offered. Call Mary at 330-856-5226 if planning to attend.
ASSOCIATION TO MEET: The Northwest Neighborhood Association will meet 6:30 p.m. Monday at Grace United Methodist Church on Drexel Avenue NW. Doors open at 6 p.m. Guest speaker is Trumbull County Probate Judge James Fredericka.
UPTON HOUSE OPEN: Harriet Taylor Upton House, 380 Mahoning Ave., Warren, will be open 2 to 4 p.m. today at the historic home and gardens. Free tours will be given. There will be a display of vintage doll beds from the collection of Judi Sheridan.
CHAMPION ROTARY EVENT: The Champion Rotary Club will honor essential workers with the Rotary Remembers event 7 p.m. Saturday at Champion High School. The event also will honor the family members and friends affected by COVID-19 crisis. Admission is free. There will be live music, fireworks and luminaries placed on the football field for display, One lantern is $5 or three for $10. Make checks payable to Champion Rotary, 11 Abbington Drive, Warren, 44481 or ar RotaryClubofChampion@gmail.com.
MASONIC FUNDRAISER: The Cortland Masonic Lodge will host a fundraiser 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at the lodge, 3263 Everett Hull Road, with proceeds to benefit Animal Charities Humane Society. There will be a breakfast and takeouts.
CLASS TO MEET: Girard High School graduating class of 1950 will have its 71st class reunion at 2 p.m. Saturday at Amen Corner, Girard. For information and to make reservations, call Harry “Bud” Davy at 330-880-9082.
RUMMAGE SALE: Brookfield United Methodist Church, 6951 Grove St., will have a rummage sale 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. A basket auction will be added this year. Refreshments are available.
ALUMNI BANQUET: The 2021 Mineral Ridge scholarship banquet will be 6 to 10 p.m. Aug. 14 at Ciminero’s Banquet Center in Niles. Cost is $40 per person. Reservations send to P.O. Box 191, Mineral Ridge, Ohio 44440. All former students who attended Mineral Ridge schools, faculty, former faculty, employees, township officials and guests are welcome. The classes of 1970 and 1971 will be honored. All proceeds benefit the scholarship fund. Call Pam at 330-652-5784 or Dave at 330-307-8261.
CATFISH TOURNAMENT: Hubbard Conservation Club, Wick Campbell Road, will host a catfish tournament 6:30 to 11:30 p.m. Saturday. Cost is $10 to fish.
SCIENCE OF BREWING: The OH WOW! Center in Youngstown will host the Science of Brewing 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at the center, 15 Central Square Youngstown. There will be music and live entertainment. This is an adult only event. Tickets are $75/person or six-pack of tickets for $350. For information, visit the center’s website at https://ohwowkids.org
WALKING TOUR: A Washington Street walking tour will be 10 a.m. Saturday. This tour will uncover the early history of the residents living on Washington Street, one of Warren’s early residential neighborhoods. Tours will last 1.5 hours, cost is $10/person, and are capped at 15 people per tour. Advance tickets are required. Tours start at the front entrance of the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave. NW.