UPTON ASSOCIATION SERIES: The Upton Association will kick off its 2022 Morning at the Upton series 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Harriet Taylor Upton House in Warren. Paula Jasper from Girard will portray British political activist Emmeline Pankhurst who organized the suffragette movement that led to the passage of the women’s right to vote in the United Kingdom. In 1999, Time magazine listed Pankhurst as one of the “100 Most Important People of the 20th Century.” Coffee hour is 9:30 a.m. followed by the program at 10 a.m. Masks are encouraged.
SOCIETY TO RESUME OPEN HOUSES: The Niles Historical Society will resume open houses at the Ward Thomas House on the first Sunday of each month beginning in March. The society’s membership drive is underway with information available by calling Anna Marie at 330-856-5274.
HUBBARD SOCIETY TO MEET: The Hubbard Historical Society will meet 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Hubbard Senior Center. Guest speaker is local historian and author Sean Posey. He will speak on his book “Hidden History of Youngstown and the Mahoning Valley.” The book will be available for $20. The meeting is open to the public.
CHURCH SHOWS MOVIE: New Covenant Baptist Church, 1606 Salt Springs Road, Lordstown, across from the Lordstown Fire Department, will host the movie “Sabina” 6 to 8 p.m. Friday The movie shows the persecution that Richard and Sabina Wurmbrand suffered during Nazi Germany’s occupation of Romania during World War II. Pastor Richard Wurmbrand, who wrote “Tortured for Christ,” founded the Voices of the Martyrs in 1967. The event is free, and refreshments to follow the movie.
CHARITY EVENT: The Cortland Masonic Lodge will host a charity breakfast fundraiser 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at the lodge, 3263 Everett Hull Road. The event will help benefit the Cub Scout Pack 4025 of Champion. All proceeds from the breakfast will be given to the scouts.
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