The Trumbull Art Gallery, located at 158 North Park Ave., on Courthouse Square in Warren, is presenting the first one-man exhibit of the paintings of Larry Beckstein. Beckstein grew up in wildlife-rich Pennsylvania, and his specialty is dogs and wildlife. Beck has been a contributing artist to Whitetails Unlimited, The Rocky Mountain Foundation, The Wild Turkey Association, and many other conservation organizations. Trumbull Art Gallery is open Tuesday-Saturday from noon to 4 pm. The opening reception for the show is January 10th, from 7-9 pm.
The Trumbull Art Gallery is featuring an exhibition of photographs from David Hume Kennerly's newest book David Hume Kennerly on the iPhone. This show is being presented in collaboration with YSU's College of Creative Arts and Communication. Kennerly is a Pulitzer-Prize winning photographer. He recently established the David Hume Kennerly Scholarship in Art at YSU. The Trumbull Art Gallery, is located on Courthouse Square in Warren, 158 N. Park Avenue. The show can be seen Tuesday through Saturday at the Gallery, between noon and 4 pm.
88.5 WYSU and the McDonough Museum of Art at YSU are sponsoring the 20th-Annual Mad About the Arts, a celebration of music, art, food, and wine. It will be held at Stambaugh Auditorium, a new location for the event, on Friday, February 20, 6:30 - 10:00 pm. The YSU Jazz Ensemble and the band Redline are providing the music.
The Mahoning Valley Chorale, under the direction of Kris Harper, will present their annual holiday program Home For the Holidays, on Sunday, December 21st at 3:00 pm at Disciples Christian Church, 565 Boardman-Canfield Road, in Boardman. The concert will feature many holiday favorites, plus a visit by Santa Claus.
WYSU presents comedian Paula Poundstone, on Friday, February 27 at 8:00 pm, at the Ford Recital Hall in the DeYor Performing Arts Center in downtown Youngstown. Poundstone is frequently a panelist on NPR's comedy program Wait, Wait, Don't Tell Me! Tickets are available at the De Yor Box Office at 330-744-4269 or at youngstownsymphony.com.
WYSU is proud to once again be a Media Sponsor for the First Night Youngstown 2015 Celebration tonight from 4 P.M. until Midnight. This event will include family and children's activities, live theatrical and musical entertainment, and two fireworks shows at 9 P.M. and Midnight, with a ball drop at Covelli Center.] Button sale locations and more information about locations and the schedule of events are available at www.firstnightyoungstownoh.com (first night youngstown o h dot com).
The Knox Building and Nove Gatto in Erie Terminal Place in downtown Youngstown present an exhibition of 1,000 unique pieces of art by International Artist and Youngstown native Maple Turner III, with a reception on Saturday, November 29 at 6:00 pm. Tickets are available now at Defend Youngstown & Youngstown Nation and at the door. More information is available at 330-502-8982.
Walk back in history at A Sew-Sew Historical Christmas at the Barnhisel House at 101 N. State St. in Girard. The Open Houses will include displays of quilts, organ music , refreshments and guided tours conducted by costumed docents. Open Houses are open to the public, Saturday, December 13 and Sunday, December 14, from 1:00 to 5:00 pm for small donation. More information is available at 330-883-3847, 330-545-6162 or online atat www.girardhistoricalsociety.org
Ballet Western Reserve, under the direction of Artistic Director Stas Kmiec (Stahsh kay-myech), presents A YOUNGSTOWN NUTCRACKER, Peter Tchaikovsky's famous ballet, on Saturday, December 6 at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm at Powers Auditorium in downtown Youngstown. Tickets are available at the Powers Auditorium Box Office at 330-744-0264 and youngstownsymphony.com.