The Area Agency on Aging 11 presents a free Walk-A-Thon & Health Fair, on Thursday, September 22, 10:30 am - 1:00 pm, at the Wick Recreation Center in Wick Park, in Youngstown. The event is to raise awareness on national falls prevention day, and includes a community picnic. The walk is around the park.
The Young Artists from Opera Western Reserve present "Opera Extravaganza - Fun with Opera," Sunday, September 25, at 1:00 pm, at the Unitarian Universalist Church, on Elm Street, in Youngstown. This unique and fun-filled program includes improvisations with audience input by the Young Artists, and a performance of the operetta "Three Billy Goats Gruff," based on scenes from operas by Mozart, Donizetti and Rossini. It is free and open to the public.
The YSU Hispanic Heritage Planning Committee presents Hispanic Heritage Celebration on Saturday, October 8, noon - 3:00 pm. There will be musical entertainment, dance performances, children's activities, cultural displays, student awards, vendors, information tables, and ethnic refreshments. Dance music provided by DJ Kenny Reyes. More information at 330-941-2087.
The Hispanic Heritage Planning Committee presents the ECHHO College Fair at OCCHA, on Shirley Road in Youngstown, on Thursday, September 29, 9:00 - 11:00 am. TThe 2016 Annual Educators and Community Helping Hispanics Onward, Inc. (ECHHO) College Fair is for the underrepresented high school students and their parents to learn about the college preparation process and the Hispanic/Latino scholarships available to those who qualify. Co-sponsored by YSU's Office of Admissions, OCCHA and ECHHO.More information available at 330-941-3243 or echho.org.
The YSU Office of Student Diversity Programs and the Mathematical Association of America present "From Swap Meets to Fractional Derivatives: How I Decided On a Career in Academia," on Friday, September 23, at 3:00 pm, in the Cafaro Suite, Room 510, of YSU's Lincoln Building. Dr. Cynthia Flores, a Mathematics Assistant Professor at California State University, Channel Islands, will discuss her journey towards a PhD in mathematics and explore the role of fractional order derivatives as they occur in certain partial differential equations. More information available from Dr.
The YSU Hispanic Heritage Planning Committee presents "Studying Abroad in Latin America: Benefits Vs. Myths," on Tuesday, September 20th, at 2:00 pm in the Presidential Suite, in YSU's Kilcawley Center Suite. A panel of YSU students and professionals will share their immersion experiences in Latin American countries. More information at at firstname.lastname@example.org.
YSU Hispanic Heritage Planning Committee and the Office of Student Diversity Programs present the Opening Ceremony for Hispanic Heritage Month, in the Rotunda of the Mahoning County Courthouse, 120 Market Street, in Youngstown, on Thursday, September 15, at 12:15 pm. This event will feature a flag ceremony representing 22 Hispanic countries as well as musical performances. The keynote speaker will be Fran Wilson and YSU Graduate student Catherine Cooper will serve as emcee.
The Legal Creative is presenting a "Legal Clinic for Creatives," at the Main Branch of the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County, 305 Wick Avenue, in Youngstown, on Wednesday, October 12th, from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm. During the Legal Clinic, art professionals and art organizations can schedule an appointment to meet face-to-face with a volunteer attorney. Artists can preregister either online at legalcreative.org or by emailing email@example.com. No walk-in appointments will be accepted.
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The Poland Schools Foundation for Educational Excellence is holding its 25th Banquet, on Wednesday, October 11, at 4:00 pm, at Avion on the Water, on Western Resrve Road, in Canfield. This year's event honors past presidents of the organization; outstanding educator, Mrs. Susan Rumberg Flasco; and outstanding Alumnus, Mr. Franklin Bennett. Tickets are available at all Poland School offices.
The YWCA of Youngstown presents the 9th Annual Women's Leadership Conference, on Friday, September 30, 8:30 am - 1:30 pm, at the Holiday Inn, 7410 South Avenue, in Boardman. topics include Workplace Safety, Conflict Resolution, Negotiations, Financial Planning, and Multi-generations in the Workplace. More information at (330) 746-6361, x112.