Flea Market set for Aug. 22

The Tallmadge Lions Club will host its annual flea market from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 22 at Tallmadge Lions Hall, 245 Northeast Ave.

Crafters and vendors are invited to purchase tables and take their wares to sell. For table reservations and cost, call Georgetta at 330-630-2626.

Those with items to donate may drop them off at Lions Hall Aug. 21 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be no sales on Thursday. Food and beverages will be sold all day Friday for the vendors and buyers.

All proceeds from the event will go to Lions causes, including the Greater Akron Lions Eyecare Program, Lions Eye Clinic at St. Vincent's, Ohio Eye Research Foundation, Sight Hearing and Pilot Dogs, Tallmadge Good Neighbors, Dare to Share, Tallmadge High School Scholarships and community projects.


distribiution Aug. 17

Yusef-Khan Grotto will distribute toothbrushes and brochures, which detail its program of Dental Care for Children with Special Needs at the Walmart Supercenter at 250 Tallmadge Road in Kent from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 17.

Call Dave McIntyre at 330-928-3162 for more information.

Gardeners to meet

The Gardeners of Greater Akron will host its membership meeting and Horticulture Show Aug. 18 at St. George Fellowship Centre, 3204 Ridgewood Road, Copley, starting with a social hour at 5:30 p.m. and dinner at 6:30.

Members and friends will present specimen entries of vegetables, fruits, flowers and plants for display and judging by certified gardening judges from the Men's Garden Club of Youngstown. MaryAnn Ferguson-Rich and James Bell will serve as co-chairs for the event.

Entries for the show will be accepted from 4 to 5:30 p.m. prior to the dinner.

For more information or a membership application, contact Bob Bell at 330-673-3553, or visit the garden club's website www.ohiogardeners.org. Membership is open to men, women and youth.