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Exhibition of cars, motorcycles and tractors

VFW Post 5532, 575 South County Road, Washingtonville, will be sponsoring its first Marty Orr Memorial Classic car, bike and tractor show from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday at the post office grounds with registration beginning at 11 a.m. There is a $5 entry fee with the first 50 entries receiving a dash plaque plus 15 random trophies will be awarded. The event includes raffles, music, food and refreshments. Proceeds will be donated to the Robert Bycroft School and the American Heart Association. Call the VFW at 330-427-2533 for more information.

Photography exhibition planned

This weekend, July 30-31, is the Wildlife and Nature Photography Art Exhibit under the pavilion of the Beaver Creek Wildlife Education Center. Art show hours on Saturday are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday are 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Visitors can walk through the exhibit and examine all of the nature photographs taken by locals. Some will be available for purchase and can be picked up Sunday afternoon at 4 p.m. Visitors will be able to vote for their favorite photographs and determine the top 10 of the show with the winners announced on Sunday. The Center will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days.

Community Corn Roast Set

The annual community corn roast in Hanoverton will take place on August 13th. Dinner will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Hanover Township Fire Hall on Second Street. The menu is ham, pulled pork, hot dogs, corn on the cob, cheese potatoes, beans, drinks, and donuts for dessert. There are no fees. Entertainment will be offered.

VHS to DVD recorder at the library

Relive old family memories by converting your VHS tapes to DVD. The Salem Public Library now has a VHS to DVD recorder that patrons can use for free in the library. A free DVD will be provided each day, but guests are welcome to bring their own. One-hour time slots are available for reservation by calling information at 330-332-0042, option 5.

Kite program planned at the park

Salem Public Library and Salem Parks & Recreation partner to “Sky is the limit” kite program Saturday at 6:30 p.m. at Waterworth Memorial Park Pavilion #8. Girl Scout Troop 80774 will present a brief history of kites, fun facts, and then customers can make a kite. All materials will be provided free of charge and this program is open to the public of all ages. Registration is required and can be done at or by calling the library at 330-332-0042 for registration assistance. “Go Wild in the Park” programming is a cooperation between the Salem Public Library and Salem Parks & Recreation.

The hunting club offers breakfast

Salem Hunting Club will be hosting an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. on August 6. The cost is $7. There will also be the Lowell Iden Memorial Trap Shoot Scholarship fundraiser with trap shooting and raffles beginning at 9 a.m. Both events are open to the public.

Pizza, salad featured at the banquet

The 4th Thursday Banquet in Salem will be anonymously sponsored Thursday from 5 p.m. until the food sells out, no later than 7 p.m. at the Salem Memorial Building. Dine on site or drive. Dine there, park in the designated area behind the Memorial Building and walk to the front door of the building. The drive-thru will line up on the back lot behind the Memorial Building; one meal per person in the vehicle. The menu will include pizza, salad, fresh vegetables, fresh fruit and dessert. Do not park in the library parking lot. For more information or to sponsor a banquet, call Patty Colian at 330-831-2169.

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