ANCESTRAL HOME HOLDS OPEN HOUSE: The Moss Ancestral Home, 1499 Burnett Road, Mineral Ridge, will hold an open house from 6 to 8 p.m. and an Indian campfire at 8 p.m. Saturday. Those attending can bring a lawn chair for the campfire. The event is being hosted by Mary Lou and John Godleski, the Moss family and Mineral Ridge Historical Society.
ASSOCIATION TO MEET: The Warren Southwest Neighborhood Association will meet at 6 p.m. today at New Freedom Missionary Baptist Church, 1590 Tod Ave. Guest speaker will be Mayor Doug Franklin.
ZOMBIE FINALE: The McKinley Memorial Library in Niles will hold a teen summer reading finale zombie party from 2 to 5 p.m. Thursday in the library's auditorium. Teens can come dressed as zombies. There will be a professional makeup artist from 2 to 3 p.m., snacks, zombie Barbie activity and a zombie movie.
DEADLINE APPROACHES: The deadline for nominations for Valley Legacy Outstanding Senior or Outstanding Advocate for Seniors Award is Wednesday. Shepherd of the Valley is seeking nominations for people from Columbiana, Mahoning or Trumbull County who should be recognized for a lifetime of working to improve the Mahoning Valley or who have provided exceptional support of older Americans through their professional, volunteer or civic roles. For information and forms, visit shepherdofthevalley.com or call Lynn Miller at 330-530-4038, Ext. 2057..
PARTY IN PARK: Pleasant Valley will host a free party in the park from 6:30 to 8:45 p.m. Wednesday to Friday at Wick-Saranac Park in Youngstown.
MYCAP OFFERS YOUTH PROGRAM: The Mahoning Youngstown Community Action Partnership and the Office of the Mayor of Youngstown's Community Initiative to Reduce Violence have partnered with other local agencies to begin a free summer youth program.
The group session curriculum aims to help at-risk teenagers. The sessions will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Fridays through August at Heart Reach Ministries, 211 Redondo Road, Youngstown. Topics include responsibility, finances, accountability, healthy lifestyles, employment, relationships and education. Individuals who complete the program will receive gift cards. Besides Heart Reach Ministries, other locations that the sessions will take place are the Boys and Girls Club of Youngstown, Rockford Activity Center, the Salvation Army and the YMCA of Youngstown.
For more information, call 330-747-7921, Ext. 1202