Iron Roots Urban Farm presents their cooking class schedule. The classes are designed to work with families, local growers, and community cooks to help foster a healthier and more sustainable community. All classes will be held on Fridays from 6:00-8:00 PM in the HMHP Foundation Demonstration Kitchen located at 822 Billingsgate Avenue in Youngstown. More information about these free classes is available at 330-480-0423 or online at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The United Eastern Lenape Nation is proud to present the Healing Mother Earth 6th Annual Native American Powwow, September 5 - 7, at Fischer’s Pine Lake, 3796 Maple Road in Jefferson, OH. All drums and dancers are welcome to participate! There will be Native Vendors, Native American Storytelling, Flute & Auction; Evening Activities include Trade Blanket, Moonlight Dancing, and Drumming.
The Mahoning Valley Chorale is looking for new members to join us in our 2014-15 season. Membership is open to all singers with a strong interest in performing a variety of choral music. Everyone is welcome to audition. Auditions are by appointment only on Sunday afternoon, August 24 at St. Patrick Church, 1420 Oak Hill Ave., Youngstown. Reservations can be made at 330-707-2144. Details about the audition process, membership, and this season’s concert line up is available on the Chorale's Facebook page.
The Butler Institute of American Art, located at 524 Wick Avenue in Youngstown, is exhibiting a 300 pound bronze sculpture of Martin Luther King, Jr., in the museum’s main floor through November 7th. The three dimensional portrait was created by sculptor John Wilson as a prototype for an eight-foot bronze sculpture that was installed in October, 1983, in Martin Luther King, Jr., Park in Buffalo, NY.
First Unitarian Universalist Church of Youngstown sponsors the Journey Cafe on Thursday, July 31 at 7:00. The topic is Self in Relation to Family. Susie Beiersdorfer and Karen O'Malia will facilitate the discussion on how our maternal grandmother's family culture influenced our families and our selves, and how we might use this part of our identities to enhance our personal growth and community connections.
The Youngstown Maker City Kickoff Event will be held on Sunday, August 3 from 1-4 pm at America Makes’ headquarters at 236 West Boardman Street, in downtown Youngstown. This family-friendly event is open to the public, and will feature local hobbyists and makers, 3D printer demonstrations, and tours of the America Makes facility. The Youngstown Maker City Initiative effort has been lead by America Makes, with support from Congressman Tim Ryan, the Youngstown Business Incubator, the Mahoning County Commissioners, the Convention and Visitors
Mahoning County will present its annual Canfield Fair running from Wednesday August 27th through Monday, September 1st from 8 A.M. until 11 P.M. each day at the Canfield Fairgrounds (7265 Columbiana-Canfield Road).
The Girard First Presbyterian Church (890 Churchill Road) presents a free concert featuring Rudy And The Professionals on Sunday, July 20th at 2 P.M. [Rudy And The Professionals is a high-energy band specializing in a wide variety of music styles including rock, Caribbean and Bob Marley music.] More information about this event is available at (330) 505-1192.
The W.D. Packard Band presents a free concert featuring the Packard Dixieland Band on Friday, July 18th at 7:30 P.M. at the South Lawn Band Shell of the W.D. Packard Music Hall (1703 Mahoning Avenue, North West) in Warren. More information about this concert is available at (330) 841-2619.