The Salem Public Library presents clinical pharmacist Kevin Fuschetto on Wednesday, July 8, at 6:30pm speaking on the topic “Addult Vaccinations: Find Out How to Stop the Flu, Shingles, Pneumonia, and Pertussis Too!” This program is open to the public and free to attend. Registration available online at www.salem.lib.oh.us. More information at 330-332-0042.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 the 18th-annual Summer Festival of the Arts on Saturday, July 9th from 10 am to 6 pm, and Sunday, July 10th 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 2016 on Saturday, June 4th from noon to 5:00 pm at the B & O Station (530 Mahoning Avenue) in Youngstown. This annual celebration will include educational and historical displays, children's activities, crafts, kayak and canoe rides,food, music, and more. More information about this event is available at friendsofthemahoningriver.org.
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.