The Salem Public Library presents a program on "Woman Suffrage: A Celebration of Persistence," on Thursday, October 6, at 11:00 am, in the library’s Quaker Room. The program features Kim Kenney, Curator of the William McKinley Presidential Library & Museum. Registration is required online at salem.lib.oh.us, or by phone at at 330-332-0042. The program is free and open to the public.
The Mahoning Valley Civil War Round Table presents "The Last Road North: the Gettysburg Campaign," a lecture by Dan Welch, seasonal ranger at Gettysburg National Monument Park, on Monday, October 10, 6:30 pm, at Antone’s Banquet Centre, in Boardman. Reservations required. More information at 330-757-4727 or mahoningvalleycwrt.com.
The Ashtabula County District Library presents an "Author Expo," on Saturday, October 1, from 10:30 am to 3:30 pm, at the library. Over 20 Ohio authors will be on hand to speak on a one-to-one-basis at the Ashtabula Library’s first Author Expo. There will also two short panels at noon and 1:00 pm.
YSU's Department of Art Guest Artist Lecture Series will feature photojournalist and photographer Steven Rubin on Wednesday, October 19 at 5:00 pm at the McDonough Museum of Art on the YSU campus. Mr. Rubin is an Associate Professor of Art at Penn State University, and his photographs have been published in The New York Times Magazine and National Geographic. The lecture is free and open to the public.
Youngstown Area PFLAG presents a lecture by Cynthia Wallis from Northeast Ohio Adoption Services, on Tiuesday, October 11, at 6:30 pm, at St. John's Episcopal Church, on Wick Avenue, n Youngstown. Wallis will speak on the agency's partnership with the LGBTQ community in Northeast Ohio. Cynthia will also discuss the need for foster & adoptive parents, and the steps involved in becoming a licensed foster/adoptive family. It is free & open to all.
YSU's Department of Art Lecture Series will feature visual artist Robert Atwell on Thursday, October 13 at 5:00 pm at the McDonough Museum of Art on the YSU campus. Mr. Atwell is a Wisconsin-based artist who works primarily with enamel and collage.
The YSU Dana School of Music will be having an Open House on Wednesday, October 12 from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm at YSU's Bliss Hall. Prospective students will have the opportunity to meet faculty and current students, attend classes and studios, and learn about the requirements of being a Dana student. More information at (330) 941-3636, or register online at ysu.edu/ccac/music.
The City Club of the Mahoning Valley presents a panel discussion on the "Election Results and Their Impact on the Mahoning Valley," on Monday, November 14, at Stambaugh Auditorium. Members of the panel include Marilyn Geewax, Senior Business Editor of NPR; Karen Kasler, Bureau Chief, Ohio Statehouse News Bureau; Doug Livingston, Akron Beacon Journal politics reporter; David Skolnick, The Vindicator politics reporter; & Dr. Paul Sracic, chair of the YSU Department of Politics & International Relations. Dinner begins at 5:30 pm, andd the program at 6:00 pm.
In collaboration with the Youngstown Music Teachers' Association, the YSU Dana School of Music and Northeast Ohio Keyboard Festival will present a Master Class, on Tuesday, October 4, at 4:00 pm at Bliss Recital Hall, located on the YSU campus. More information at (330) 941-3636.
The Anderson Program of Journalism in YSU's Department of Communication will host the 78th Annual Press Day on Tuesday, October 4, from 8:00 am - 2:00 pm in Meeting Room 2067 in Kilcawley Center, located on the YSU campus. More than 300 high school students and advisers from about 20 schools throughout the Mahoning Valley will participate in the event. More information at (330) 941-3631.