Community happenings

Mended Hearts chapter to meet

Erin Mensel will present a program on stress management for the 1 p.m. Thursday meeting of the Mended Hearts Chapter 087 at the Prime Time Center at 300 Lovers Lane, Steubenville.

Members are reminded that they can have lunch at the center for $2. Those interested should mention they will be attending the meeting. Make a reservation by calling (740) 314-5197.

The April 10 meeting included a presentation by Judy Owings, center director.

President Jim Thompson presided for the meeting where Betty Thompson reported 66 hospital visits in March. The group voted not to have a booth at the hometown celebration in June.

Tri-State Writers Society to meet

The Tri-State Writers Society, led by local, award-winning author, Karen Majoris-Garrison, will hold its monthly meeting at 6 p.m. on May 13 at the Schiappa branch of the Public Library of Steubenville and Jefferson County. Aspiring and published authors are welcome to attend. For information, contact Majoris-Garrison at (740) 424-1243 or Susan Guy at (740) 632-9507 or visit