CARNIVAL PLANNED AT JCC: A Purim Carnival will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday at the Jewish Community Center, 505 Gypsy Lane, Youngstown. The event includes inflatable obstacle course, bounce house, fortune teller, face painting, crown and mask making, clown, games, and costume contest for children at noon. Admission is free. For information, call 330-746-3251.
GROCERY DISTRIBUTION OFFERED: Deliverance Temple Church, 1849 West Ave. N.W., Warren, in conjunction with Youngstown Community Food Center, will hold a grocery items distribution at 2 p.m. Thursday at the church. Those needing items should bring photo identification and a utility bill.
SOCIETY PLANS GATHERING: The Trumbull County Historical Society will hold a program and potluck dinner at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 2860 E. Market St., Warren. Emily Varner, former Trumbull County archivist, will be telling stories of travels in the early days of the Western Reserve. Guests are welcome.
SPEAKER AT CENTER: The Jewish Community Center Cafe will present Madonna Chism Pinkard at noon Thursday when she speaks about television's commitment to the community and how that results in positive community relations. Lunch will be served. For more information or to register, call 330-746-3251 Ext. 195.
SOCIETY SEEKS ITEMS: Lake Milton Historical Society is seeking old photos, postcards or news clippings related to the Lake Milton / Craig Beach area. Anyone who has items is asked to call 330-654-2236 or 330-550-2255.
POLICE HOST BLOOD DRIVE: The Bazetta Township Police Department is hosting a blood drive today at the police department. Times are available to donate blood.