Out and About

EAST LIVERPOOL — A Basement Sale is 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 17 and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 18 at the East Liverpool High School Alumni, East 4th Street.

EAST LIVERPOOL — The Food Pantry at Emmanuel Presbyterian Church, Park Blvd., opens 8 a.m. Saturday. Photo ID required.

EAST LIVERPOOL — A composting clinic will be held from 1:30-4 p.m. Saturday, May 18 at the Beaver Creek Wildlife Education Center, Echo Dell Road. Judith Rodkey from the OSU Extension Master Gardner’s Speakers Bureau will share information on the basics of composting. Property seasoned compost is the black gold of gardening and is a valuable soil additive. Learn how to compost and why it is important. Using compost improves soil and plant health and reduces waste. Also this Saturday, a “Create a Bird” for kids and their adults, will take place from 1:30-4 p.m. in the center’s classroom with volunteers Pam and Carolyn. They will welcome the arrival of the migrating feathered friends back to the area as they create their own bird. This activity will cover beak and feet adaptations and will take about 45 minutes to complete.

LISBON — The Beacon Association is sponsoring a fundraiser Sock Hop School Dance from 6-9 p.m. Friday, May 17 (parents/guardians are to pick up children at 9 p.m. sharp) at North Elementary for K-4th grade for North and LaCroft Students. Cost is $5 per person and concession is available for an additional cost. DJ is Mayor Ryan Stovall. All proceeds from this event will help The Beacon Association with community events such as Special Olympics, Relay for Life, city clean-ups, haunted house fundraiser, city Christmas Parade & Light-Up Night, future scholarship funds for the four local high schools, helping other community organizations with events and fundraisers, and helping make our community a better place through community service.

EAST LIVERPOOL — A Country Jam session takes place from 6-9 p.m. Saturday, May 18 at the Wharf.

EAST LIVERPOOL — A day trip to Wheeling Island Casino, sponsored by the the East Liverpool High School Class of 1966, is scheduled for Sunday, May 26. Cost is $30 per person with $25 back from the casino, For reservations or information, call Linda 330-385-9009.

EAST LIVERPOOL — The J&L and Midland Colt Cold Strip employees meet for breakfast 9 a.m. Thursday, May 16 at Hoge’s Restaurant. All retirees welcome.

EAST LIVERPOOL — Grace Presbyterian Church, Virginia Avenue in the East End (behind the Mainland gas station) will show a movie, “I Can Only Imagine”, at 6 p.m. Thursday, May 16, in the church basement. Park in the lot behind the church and come in the back door. Bring your own lawn chairs. Public welcome.

LISBON — Lepper Library in Lisbon will show a 1942 film starring Tyrone Power and Maureen O’Hara at 2 p.m. Monday, May 20. Following the movie at 6 p.m., Adult Coloring takes place. Call 330-424-3117 to register. for coloring or get the movie title.