The YSU Williamson College of Business Administration is presenting an informational meeting about the Williamson MBA program,today at 6:00 pm, in Room 3415 of Williamson Hall. The Williamson MBA is designed with the working professional in mind, offering a 39 credit hour program. Scholarships are available. The Williamson MBA program is accredited by AACSB International. More information is available at the Williamson MBA Office at email@example.com or call 330-941-3069. For more details on the Williamson MBA program visit mba.ysu.edu.
Lit Youngstown presents a reading by Larry Smith, editor of Bottom Dog Press of Sandusky, and Paul Gentile, author of Salvatore and Maria: Finding Paradise , on Wednesday July 1, at 7:00 pm., at Suzie’s Dogs & Drafts on N. Phelps St. in downtown Youngstown. The reading will be followed by an open mic segment. It is free and open to the public.
Youngstown State University presents its annual Summer Festival of the Arts on Saturday, July 11th from 10 am to 6 pm, and Sunday, July 12th from 11 am to 5 pm. This event features a showcase of art works in all media by local and regional artists in the Artists' Marketplace, craft making at a Children's Hands On Art Tent, the Festival of Nations, food, and live musical entertainment. More information is available at ysu.edu/sfa.
The Friends of the Mahoning River present the Riverfest Celebration 2015 on Saturday, June 6th from noon to 9:00 pm at the B & O Station (530 Mahoning Avenue) in Youngstown. This annual celebration will include educational and historical activities and displays, children's activities, crafts, kayak and canoe rides, and more.] More information about this event is available at Mahoningriverfriends@gmail.com.
The Art Outreach Gallery is expanding its summer workshops and children's programs this year, scheduled from June 22 to July 10 at the Art Outreach Gallery in the Eastwood Mall Complex. Workshops are designed for students 5 to 18 years of age. RSVP by completing the registration form and return it to the Art Outreach Gallery. The form can be downloaded at artoutreach.org. More information available from Gail Stark, at 330 219-7833.
Imani Community Programming is sponsoring a Stop the Violence Rally & Community Fun Day on Saturday, June 6, Noon - 4:00 pm, at Christ Centered Church, 3300 Hundson Avenue in Youngstown. There will be food, fun, music, and games. More information at (330)788-7530.
The Annual Honoring Our Ancestors Intertribal Powwow takes place on Friday, June 19 through Sunday, June 21, at the Ashtabula Antique Engine Club Grounds, 4026 US 322, Williamsfield, Ohio. Gates and vendors open daily 10 am to 6 pm. The grand entry is at noon. There will be Native American food, vendors, history, and storytelling! Drums by Rapid River Drum and Clear Water Cherokee Drum. More information at uelnation.org.
The Links, Inc. Youngstown Chapter presents "Fertilizing the Dream: A Community Forum on Youth Literacy," on Saturday, May 30, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm, at the Jewish Community Center on Gypsy Lane in Youngstown. This is a panel discussion on the unique factors within the Mahoning Valley contributing to the achievement gap that exists between those that are socioeconomically secure, and those that are the most vulnerable. More information available at 330-519-3013.
As part of its monthly Lunch and Learn series, the YWCA of Youngstown will hold a Job Skills workshop on Thursday, May 21 at noon. Experts from Ohio Means Jobs will provide information on resume writing and interviewing skills. Registration is required by Monday, May 18 and can be made at (330) 746-6361.
The Friends of Fellows Riverside Gardens is celebrating National Public Gardens Day with the Spring Plant Sale on Friday from 10:00 to 6:00 and Saturday from 10:00 to 3:00, and with Family Fun Friday in the Family Garden from 11:00-1:00. The Garden Café is also open. More at 330 740-7116.