A New Beginning, a social group for widows and widowers of all ages, meets for breakfast and conversation every Saturday morning at 9 a.m. at Thano's Restaurant, 71 5th St., S.E., Barberton.

The group also meets the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month for dinner and conversation at 6 p.m. For restaurant location and other activities, call 330-745-6239.