community Happenings

Wildflower Reserve

at Racoon Lake

HOOKSTOWN – A hike that guides participants toward “Discovering the Wildflower Reserve” is 1-3 p.m. Aug. 31 at Racoon Lake State Park’s Wildflower Reserve Interpretive Center, state Route 30. Hikers get to discover the historic Hungerford Cabin, the forested banks of Raccoon Creek, the late summer wildflowers, and the hogback of Audubon Trail during this 3.5-mile hike, which does include a few hills. For program information, contact the park at 724-899-3611.

County Improvement Corporation to meet

LISBON – The Columbiana County Community Improvement Corporation will meet in regular session 1:30 p.m. Sept. 2 in the Columbiana County Engineer’s meeting room, South Market Street.

Country Friends

cancels for Monday

COLLIERS, W.Va. – Country Friends has canceled its Labor Day meeting, Sept. 1, at Memorial Hall on Old Police Lodge Road.

The Friday and Saturday meetings are not affected. The regular schedule will resume after the holiday.

Doors open at 4 p.m. on Friday with the covered dish meal at 5 and open mike at 6.

Highway Nine will entertain 7-10 p.m. Saturday. Doors open at 5 p.m.

All proceeds go to charity.

For information, call 304-527-4253 or 304-479-1270.

First Nazarene sets date for car cruise

EAST LIVERPOOL – A car cruise is scheduled 1-4 p.m. Sept. 6 at First Church of the Nazarene. Food, music, prizes and dash plaques. Cars and motorcycles welcome.

LISBON – The Columbiana County Park District Board will meet 3:30 p.m. Sept. 3 at the County Development Department, Maple Street.

Tour Frankfort

Mineral Springs

HOOKSTOWN – The Frankfort Mineral Springs Tour is 10-11:30 a.m. Sept. 1, beginning at the Frankfort Mineral Springs parking area, state Route 18. The historic Frankfort Mineral Springs complex was constructed in the early 1800s and thrived for nearly 100 years as a popular resort, best known for its mineral water, once believed to have “healing qualities.” The free guided tour will look back at the people and events that shaped the history of this once famous area. Be prepared for rough uneven terrain at Racoon Lake State Park, that might be wet. For program information, contact the park at 724-899-3611.