YSU Office of Alumni Engagement: YSU Ladies' Day Out

YSU's first Ladies' Day Out! takes place on on Sunday, July 9, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm, during the Summer Festival of the Arts at YSU.  The event will feature champagne, an elegant setting in a sky-lit atrium in the Williamson College of Business Administration, stimulation for your brain, door prizes, and shopping, all on YSU’s beautiful summer campus.  Reservations can be made at "YSU dot EDU slash alumni slash ladies day out."


WYSU Blossom Bus Trip

WYSU is sponsoring a Bus Trip to the Blossom Music Festival  on Saturday evening, July 22.  The Cleveland Orchestra will perform Dvorak's New World Symphony, and works by Rossini and Paganini.  Tickets and more information at or 330-941-3363.


Lit Youngstown Presents Andrews, Davis & Hurt

Lit Youngstown presents a reading by poets Nin Andrews, Allison Davis and Rochelle Hurt, on Wednesday June 7, at 7:00 pm, Purple Cat Productions, 220 W. Boardman Street. in downtown Youngstown. Open mic will follow, emceed by Anne Garwig. The event is free and open to the public. More information at


Stambaugh Auditorium: Outdoor Summer Concert Series: Demos Papadimas and the Angie Haze Project

Stambaugh Auditorium begins its summer concert series, Bands at the Baugh: After Dark, with Demos Papadimas and the Angie Haze Project, on Thursday, June 15th, at 7 pm, in the Stambaugh Garden. Singer-songwriter, Demos Papadimas combines American roots music with Mediterranean influences.  Tickets and information at 330 259-0555 and

The Purple Cat: Poetry Reading

The Purple Cat for hosting a reading by poets Nin Andrews, Allison Davis, & Rochelle Hurt, on Wednesday June 7, at 7:00 pm, at Purple Cat Productions, 220 West Boardman Street, in Youngstown.  An open mic session will follow, emceed by local writer Anne Garwig. 

Byrne and Kelly - Echoes Tour

Neil Byrne and Ryan Kelly of Celtic Thunder, bring their 2017 Echoes Tour to Drake’s Landing, on Western Reserve Road, in Canfield, on Tuesday, July 13, for 8 pm concert.  Byrne and Kelly present an evening of acoustic music, combining traditional Irish, Americana, and Celtic folk music. Tickets available at  More information at 330-729-9757.


The Southside Fine Arts Academy: Summer Art at the Villa

The Southside Fine Arts Academy presents the summer program, “Arts at the Villa,” Saturday, August 5 - Tuesday, August 15, at the Villa Maria Education and Spirituality Center, 2067 Evergreen Road, Villa Maria, PA. The camp is forchildren, grades 1 - 6).  Programming will include Creative writing and poetry, Visual Art, Music Workshop, Drum Circle, and Drama.  Registration information at 330-540 8589 or at

Societal: Flash Jazz Concert featuring Marion Meadows

Societal is having a special ""Flash Jazz" Concert, Friday, May 12th, at 8:00 pm, at the DeYor Performing Arts Center, Ford Family Recital Hall.  The concert features National Recording Artist and Grammy Award Winner, Marion Meadows. In addition, the "Nathan James Review," with Arielle Green opening up the show. Tickets will be availiable at the Deyor box office 330-744-4269 or online at [VIP tickets are available and includes a meet and greet with Meadows at the Soap Gallery 117 S Champion St.

Howland Farmers Market: Summer Opening

The Howland Farmers' Market is open on Saturdays, 9 am - 1 pm, at the Richard E. Orwig Park, located at the intersection of East Market Street and Willow Drive North East.  The kick-off on June 10 will feature "Kids Can Cook," a cooking demo, and live music.  Oh WOW! will hold a safe bottle rocket demonstration, and Grow/Taste/Like It will help children to pot vegetable plants.  

Westminster College: Oboe and Bassoon Studio Recital

Westminster College presents an Oboe and Bassoon Studio Recital, on Saturday, May 6, at noon. Admission is free.  More information available from Kim Winfield, at


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