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GROUP TO MEET: The Northwest Neighborhood Association will meet at 6 p.m. Monday at Grace United Methodist Church, Drexel Avenue NW. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. and the program begins at 6:30 p.m. The guest speaker is Michael Keys, Director of Community Development at Warren.

HOUSE OPEN: The Harriet Taylor Upton House, 380 Mahoning Ave. NW, will be open from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. today. Free tours of the historic home will be held and vintage wedding items will be on display. For more information, call 330-392-4202 or visit www.uptonhouse.org.

AGRICULTURAL BUREAU DAY: The Trumbull County Agricultural Bureau, in partnership with Cockeye Creamery, will host a Farm Bureau Day and Dairy Celebration to celebrate National Milk Month from 3-8 p.m. Saturday at Cockeye Creamery, 1805 Parkman Road , Warren. The month honors dairy and farm families. The farm office will have a display table.

SUMMER CAMP FOR CHILDREN: Pleasant Valley Evangelical Church in Liberty will host a summer camp for children ages 7 and up. The camps will take place the weeks of June 13-16, June 28-30, July 12-14, July 25-28 and August 8-11. For more information, visit PVChurch.net

HUBBARD ROTARY FUNDRAISING: The Hubbard Rotary Club sponsors a Sandman project and takes the lead. The project provides sand for children’s sandboxes in the City and Township of Hubbard. The number of sandbox deliveries is limited. The deadline is Monday. Email [email protected] with name, address, phone number, and email address.

LIBRARY SPEAKER: The Girard Free Library will have guest speaker Allyson Wilson, a graduate of Girard High School in 2002, at 1 p.m. Wednesday. Wilson is an illustrator of picture books, including “Luna Muna: Outer Space Adventures of a Kid Astronaut.” She will read the book to the children and discuss its illustrations and space themes. To register, call the library at 330-545-2508.

LEARN TO SWIM: Trumbull Family Fitness offers learn to swim lessons for boys and girls ages 5 and up. Classes start Monday through June 16. For more information or to register, call 330-394-1565.

SOCIETY HOSTS SALE: The Howland Historical Society will be hosting a garage sale from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 9-11 at 9441 King Graves Road NE. To donate items, call 330-398-0667 or 330-502-5098. No bulky clothing or furniture will be accepted.

VACCINE CLINIC: Friendship Baptist Church, 1954 Brier St. SE, Warren, will be the site of a COVID-19 vaccine clinic from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. First-time vaccines and booster shots for ages 5 and up will be available. No registration is required. For more information, call Warren City Health Department 330-841-2596.

GOLF CLASSIC: The Youngstown Jewish Community Center will host its annual Suzi Solomon Golf Classic on June 13 at Squaw Creek-Avalon Golf and Country Club, 761 Youngstown Kingsville Road SE, Vienna Center.

Registration and dinner are at 11:30 a.m. and check-out time is at 12:45 p.m. Cost is $185 per person. Sponsorship opportunities are available.

Sponsors and participants contribute to the success of CCG’s offerings: wellness programs, adult and youth education, cultural engagement, community outreach and more. This event raises funds to provide free meals each week to Valley seniors, teach water safety skills to swimmers of all ages, provide Camp JCC scholarships to local children, create programs designed to bring together the community and more.

To register or become a sponsor, visit jccyoungstown.org/golf.

Suzi Solomon was an avid golfer and skier, as well as an active member of the Youngstown Jewish community. Thanks to the generosity of the Suzi Solomon Philanthropic Fund of the Youngstown Area Jewish Federation, the JCC honors Suzi by organizing the golf outing. For over 65 years, JCC Youngstown has worked to meet the needs of the local community and make a lasting impact.

For more information, visit jccyoungstown.org.

RED CROSS SEEKS NOMINATIONS: The American Red Cross of Greater Akron and Mahoning Valley is seeking nominations to honor individuals in the Mahoning Valley for their bravery and acts of heroism in times of emergency. The awards will be presented on September 30 at the Red Cross Acts of Courage and Spirit Awards Ceremony at Waypoint 4180 in Canfield.

Submit the nominees’ names to www.redcross.org where there is a nomination form. Applicants must reside or work in Trumbull, Mahoning and Columbiana counties. The specific act of courage must have taken place between January 2021 and June 1, 2022.

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Norma P. Rex