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Calcutta Lions Club

CALCUTTA — The Calcutta Lions Club has 50 members and meets 6:30 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesday of the month at the Peter Metrovich Community Center, adjacent to the St. Clair Township Police Department.

Lions clubs are a group of men and women who identify needs within the community and work together to fulfill those needs. For more information or to get involved with the Calcutta Lions Club, please contact our membership director Lion Janet Christen at 330-386-3706 or Lion Sharon Hall at 330-385-3632.

Lions Clubs International is the world’s largest service club organization with more than 1.3 million members in approximately 45,000 clubs in more than 200 countries and geographical areas around the world. Since 1917, Lions clubs have aided the blind and visually impaired and made a strong commitment to community service and serving youth throughout the world. For more information about Lions Clubs International, visit the Web site at

The Calcutta Lions Club also has a local Facebook page for up to date information.

Area Seniors

EAST LIVERPOOL — A meeting of the East Liverpool Area Seniors was held Aug. 30, with 11 members present. President Jean Tomlison presiding, called the meeting to order and read scripture. Members recited The Lord’s Prayer, Pledge of Allegiance, and sang “America”.

Acting secretary, Jo Ann Fickes, checked the roll call of officers, and read the minutes of the Aug. 23 meeting. The minutes were approved and will stand as read.

Treasurer Gail Grimm reported she wrote a check for pizza and one for setting up chairs.

Ruth Wynn’s 97th birthday was celebrated. Suzzanne Andrews (Ruth’s daughter) brought a lovely cake that was shared by all. Members sang “Everybody Has a Birthday”, and wished her many more.

This week’s lucky recipient of the 50/50 was Grimm. Funny stories were told by June McCoy and Tomlison.

Motions to close were made by Margaret Brown and Betty Cassagrande. Members sang “The Evening Prayer”, and Tomlison made the closing prayer. Next meeting will be Sept. 6. Bring a sack lunch.