The Youngstown Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority presents its Annual Tribute to Black Excellence Award Dinner, honoring outstanding African Americans who contributed in Delta's Five Point Programmatic Thrust: Educational Awareness; Political Awareness; Physical and Mental Health; International Awareness, and Economic Development. The dinner is scheduled for Friday, September 25, at 6:30 pm.
The YWCA of Youngstown presents Lunch and Learn - Ballroom Dancing for Physical and Mental Well-being, featuring Lynda McPhail and Joe Sepesy from A Time To Dance, on Thursday, August 20 at noon. [Joe will share his journey from US Army helicopter pilot and 100% disabled veteran to accomplished ballroom dancer.] To register, contact Elise at email@example.com or 330-746-6361.
WYSU-FM is hosting its Summer Membership Party at the Magic Tree in Boardman on Wednesday, August 26, at 5:30 PM. Appetizers will be provided, along with entertainment from J.R. Richeley and his jazz combo. Information and reservations can be made at 330-941-3363.
The Legal Creative is presenting a Legal Clinic for Creatives at the Main Branch of the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County, on Friday, July 24th from Noon to 4:00 PM. During the Legal Clinics, art professionals and art organizations can schedule an appointment to meet face-to-face with a volunteer attorney. Registration is free and open to all artists and arts organizations regardless of income, however, consultations are limited to topics relating to the running of an arts business, such as copyright law, trademark law, contract law, and general business formation.
St. Patrick Church, on Oak Hill Avenue, in Youngstown, is hosting a Summer Arts Camp the week of August 3 - 7, from 9:00 am-2:00 pm daily. Activities include singing, drama, handbells, boomwhackers, hands-on visual art activities, creative writing/poetry and individual instrument tutoring. All of the classes are being taught by qualified artists from the parish, artists from the community, as well as from Youngstown State University. The art camp is open to all children Grades K-12. There is a $5.00 registration fee per child.
The ladies of the Youngstown Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. present their 4th annual Jazz Soiree, on Saturday, May 30, 7:00 - 11:00 pm, at St. Dominic Recreation Center at 77 E. Lucius Avenue, in Youngstown. Tickets available from Dr. Sherri Lovelace-Cameron, at 330 619-7146, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The New Castle Playhouse is holding auditions for the musical "Damn Yankees" on Thursday, May 7th, from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM. The musical will be performed July 17th through July 26th, directed by Michael Cavalier. More information can be found at newcastleplayhouse.org.
The YSU Office of Student Diversity Programs, the Latino Student Organization, and the Mexican Mutual Society is holding a Cinco de Mayo celebration on Friday, May 1, from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm, in the Ohio Room of Kilcawley Center at Youngstown State University. The event will present live music, traditional dances and ethnic food.
The 24th annual YSU Dance Ensemble performance will take place in YSU's Bliss Hall on Thursday, April 16 - Saturday, April 18 at 7:30 pm each evening. The concert features dance styles and genres of Modern, Ballet, Jazz, Hip Hop, World Dance, and others. Tickets can be reserved online at ysu.tix.com, over the phone by calling 330-941-3105, or at the box office in Bliss Hall.
BUILDING ART 2015,the annual celebration ofthe creative artists and great works happening at the Morley Arts Building in Youngstown, is scheduled for Saturday, March 7th, at 7:00 pm. The Morley Arts Building, located at 218 West Boardman Street in Youngstown, is the home to Ballet Western Reserve, Ballet Western Reserve Center for Dance Education.
The event will include dance, theater, music, song and art. Ticket information is available at 330-744-1934.