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Friends & Family Day

Pittsfield Wesleyan Methodist Church on Route 27 will have a Friends & Family Day at 10 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 6. The Derek McIntire Family will be presenting a service of gospel music. Everyone is invited. For more information, contact Pastor Edward Overdorff at 563-7763 or (317) 260-9396 or email edoverdorff@gmail.com.

Win at bridge

Winners at Warren County YMCA bridge club play on Sept. 23 were Carol Lake and Beth Howe, first with 32; Janet Templeton and Mary Conarro, second with 29; and Magda Fanaritis and Jill Dart, third with 28.5. Winners on Sept. 30 were Carol Lake and Beth Howe, first with 30; Joann Hultquist and Connie Michell, second with 29; and Dot Boekeloo and Sally Steele, third with 27.

Trips planned

Space is still available on two trips sponsored by the Allegheny Community Center. The first will be on Friday, Oct 4, going to the Franklin Applefest. This trip will leave CRI parking lot at 9 a.m. and return to Warren by 4 p.m. The second trip will be to Middlefield, Ohio. It will be a brown bag tour on Oct. 11. The bus will leave CRI parking lot at 7 a.m. traveling to an Amish home where coffee and a snack will be served, also with a chance to purchase some wonderful Amish baked goods. Each person will be given a loaf of bread; then on to Middlefield Swiss Cheese House for a bag of cheese; to Sage’s Apple Farm for a bag of apples; to an Amish farm for a delicious meatloaf dinner; Riverview Farm for a small pumpkin; and ending at the Commons Store where bulk foods can be purchased. Items can also be purchased at all of the stops. Call the center at 723-3237 for more information or reservations.

MS support offered

The Warren Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Support Group will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 2, in the Slater Room (third floor) of the Warren Public Library. Doug Vaughn will lead the group in a general discussion. Light refreshments will be available, but everyone is asked to bring their own beverage of choice. Anyone affected by MS, their family, friends and anyone interested in learning more about MS are invited. There is no charge for anyone to attend. The library is handicapped accessible from the rear of the building by parking in the midtown lot. There is an elevator to the third floor. Parking passes are available at the meeting for the midtown so there is not a fee for parking. For more information, call 726-1049 or 688-0251 or e-mail ajrmom@verizon.net or Mary Lee Jackson at the Erie Branch of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society at (814) 464-2900 or (800) 344-4867 or by email at Marylee.jackson@nmss.org.

Rummage sale

A Rummage Sale will be held at First Presbyterian Church, 300 Market St., Warren, Oct. 4-5. Hours will be 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday.

John Berne Dance

The Slovenian Polka Boosters will have a John Berne Dance from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 6, at the Maple Inn, Rt. 46, Crosby. Eddie Vallus of Poland, Ohio, will provide music for all types of dancing. The public is invited. For information call John or Pat Moore at 837-9218.

Harvest dinner

A Harvest Dinner, an old-fashioned Thanksgiving dinner, will be held from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 4. Cost will be a donation.