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Special meeting in Salineville

The Utica Shale Academy Board of Education will hold a special meeting at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Hutson Building in Salineville. The meeting is to discuss the learning recovery and extended learning plan and any other business that comes before the board.

Thompson Park craft show

Thompson Park in East Liverpool will host vendor and craft shows from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. every second Saturday now through October. July 10 is Spirit of July The Red, White & Blue; Aug. 14 is Do the Watermelon Crawl; Sept. 11 is Salute our Heroes as We Remember 9-11-01; and Oct. 9 is Spooky Treats and Vendor Sweets. Vendor spaces cost $25 for a 10-foot by 10-foot spot to set up or $20 for a 10-foot by 10-foot spot plus a Chinese auction item. There will be food, a Chinese auction and 50/50 drawing. All proceeds benefit the park. Sponsorships are also available.

Hancock County Senior Services welcomes guests

The Committee for Hancock County Senior Citizens, Inc. (aka Hancock County Senior Services) welcomes guests back to the building June 14. The Center will offer activities from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday. Several new protocols are required for staff and clients to minimize the transmission of the Covid-19 virus. All clients and staff must follow proper hand hygiene and wear a mask except for the reasons specified in the Governor’s order. To maintain social distancing, seating capacity is limited and may be arranged. Additional protocols are in place and will be communicated to all prior to entering and posted throughout the building.

Teach the Truth rally

Local educators will hold a “Teach the Truth” rally in opposition to House Bill 322 from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday at 2160 Belmont Ave., the site of the former Northside Pool which was shut down rather than permit integrated swimming. House Bill 322, introduced by Republicans in the Ohio state legislature, would prevent the teaching of facts about the role racism has played in US History. The rally will include speakers Penny Wells and students from Mahoning Valley’s Sojourn to the Past; Micheal Charney, retired teacher and Editor of Teacher Unions and Social Justice. Organizing for the Schools and Communities Our Students Deserve; Meryl Johnson from the Ohio Board of Education district 11; local educators from Youngstown City School District and surrounding communities; and Keith Lamar, founder of NativeSonsLiteracy.org and Death Row inmate in Youngstown.

Take-out fish fry

Barber Drive Barbeque will hold a take-out fish fry from 3:30 to 7 p.m. or until sold at Good Hope Lutheran Church, 12030 Market St., North Lima. The meal includes jumbo breaded fried haddock served with coleslaw and choice of two sides (haluski, fries, artisan mac and cheese or buttered green beans). Cost is $13

Barber Drive Barbeque will also hold a to-go from noon to 4 p.m. or until sold out at Good Hope Lutheran Church. The meal includes homemade chicken and kielbasa broccoli rice casserole served with a garden salad. Cost is $12.

For information or place an order call 330-727-0437.

COVID-19 vaccine clinic

Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center is proud to partner with UPMC and the Community Vaccine Collaborative to bring the COVID-19 vaccines to you and your community.

When: Monday, June 21, 2021 – First Dose 2 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.; Monday, July 12, 2021 – Second Dose 2 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Where: Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center, 1 Lincoln Park, Midland, PA 15059

Who: For those students and families enrolled at Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center and in Midland and the surrounding communities. This clinic will offer the Pfizer vaccine, which is recommended for those 12 and older.

You must have an appointment. To schedule, please call 833-653-0518 and ask for the Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center Midland SD Clinic OR visit vaccine.UPMC.com.

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