The Mahoning Valley Historical Society welcomes Charles Darling to the Tyler Mahoning Valley History Center for a free lecture entitled The Civil War in Song, on Tuesday, October 28, at 7:00 pm. Darling is an Emeritus Professor of History at YSU. He is the author of two books on folk music, including Messages of Dissent, Struggle Songs in American history which highlights some Civil War era music. Darling has been a member of the Youngstown Torch Club since 1970s, and he hosts Folk Festival on WYSU.
The Mahoning Valley Historical Society’s History to Go program for October will be guided walking tours of Oak Hill Cemetery. The free event will be on Saturday, October 25th from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. A welcome table will be located at the entrance to Oak Hill Cemetery at 344 Oak Hill Avenue. Tour guides will lead visitors to several locations in the cemetery, providing history and historic images.
The League of Women Voters of Greater Youngstown is sponsoring a Public Forum to meet the judicial candidates, on Wednesday, October 22 at 6:30 pm, at the Unitarian Universalist Church, on Elm Street in Youngstown.
Youngstown State University's iExcel (Multicultural Diversity Recruitment Program) presents a Multicultural Day on Wednesday, November 5, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM. iExcel brings prospective students from underrepresented, underprivileged, first generation and diverse backgrounds together with faculty, staff, students, and alumni. Program participants have the opportunity to interact with various members of YSU community while exploring academic programs leading to Associates, Bachelors, Masters and Doctoral Degree Programs. Information available at 330-941-2000.
Youngstown State University's Admissions Office is inviting potential Adult Learners to RSVP and attend the 2014 Fall Adult Learner Open House, on Wednesday, October 29, 5:00 - 8:00 pm, in the Ohio Room of the Kilcawley Center on the YSU campus. Reservation information available at 330-941-2000.
The YSU Department of Politics & International Relations/Rigelhaupt Pre-Law Center presents Law Day on Wednesday, October 29th, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Presidential Suite of Kilcawley Center. Law Day is an opportunity for students interested in studying law to receive information about the law school admission process and the various law school programs available. Representatives from numerous law schools will be on hand to answer students' questions. Further information is available at 330-941-1672.
The Trumbull/Mahoning County Lupus Support Group meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month at Trumbull Memorial Hospital Conference Room B. This month it is Tuesday, October 14 at 7:00 pm. The event is free and open to all.
Trumbull Art Gallery is hosting a free "Happy Hour Painting" class at the gallery, for veterans only, on Monday, November 10 at 6:00 pm. The instructor will display a completed painting that participants can copy during this 2-hour class. All materials are provided.
The YWCA of Youngstown presents Lunch and Learn: to Your Credit, on Thursday, October 23 at noon at the YWCA on rayen Avenue in Youngstown. Experts from Huntington Bank will be on hand to show participants how to read a credit report and how to build and repair their credit history. Registration information is available at email@example.com or 330-746-6361, x109.