The Ward Beecher Planetarium, on the campus of Youngstown State University, presents In My Backyard on Saturday, December 7th for two shows at 1 and 2:30 P.M. [In My Backyard shows all kinds of things that can be found in backyards, including the colors of the rainbow, bugs, spiders, different seasons, the planets, the moon, and the stars in the nighttime sky.] More information about this program is available at (330) 941-1370.
Youngstown State University and the Victorian Players present a Seminar entitled, JFK and Dallas, on Saturday, December 7th at 7:30 A.M. in the Chestnut Room of Kilcawley Center, on the campus of YSU. [This seminar is in relation with the Victorian Players' Spector of Treason - Oswald Trial presentation, and will include Forensic Pathologist, Dr. Cyril H. Wecht, speaking on JFK's autopsy, Crime Scene Investigator and Forensic Pathologist, Sherry Fiester, speaking on the JFK shooting, Debra Conway, Steve Jones, and Jerry Policoff.
The Ward Beecher Planetarium, on the campus of Youngstown State University, presents Winter Skywatch on Friday, December 6th and Saturday, December 7th at 8 P.M. both nights. [Winter Skywatch deals with locating planets and constellations, constellation lore, and current space events.] More information about this program is available at (330) 941-1370.
The Ward Beecher Planetarium, on the campus of Youngstown State University, presents George and Oatmeal Save Santa on Saturday, December 14th and Saturday, December 21st at 1 and 2:30 P.M. both days. [This program tells about George, the planetarium wizard, and Oatmeal, the snowman, and how they must work together in order to save the lost Santa.] More information about this program is available at (330) 941-1370.
The Mahoning Valley Civil War Round Table presents Dr. L. Diane Barnes in a Lecture entitled, Frederick Douglass and the Dawn of Emancipation, on Monday, December 9th at 6:30 P.M. at Antone's Banquet Centre (8578 Market Street) in Boardman. [Dr.
The Dana School of Music presents the Youngstown State University Concert Band and Wind Ensemble in a Concert entitled, Portraits And Tributes, on Monday, November 25th at 8 P.M. at Stambaugh Auditorium (1000 Fifth Avenue) in Youngstown. [Portraits And Tributes will feature music to commemorate a significant event or as a musical portrait, and will include Elegy for a Young American by LoPresti, to the memory of John F.
Mill Creek MetroParks presents Santa's Wintertime Barn on Sunday, December 1st from 11 A.M. until 2 P.M. at the MetroParks Farm (7574 Columbiana-Canfield Road) in Canfield. [Santa's Wintertime Barn will include some of Santa's unusual animal friends from around the world, craft-making, and photo opportunities with Santa in his sleigh.] More information about this event is available at (330) 533-7572.
The League of Women Voters of Greater Youngstown presents a program about Domestic Violence on Monday, November 25th at 6:30 P.M. in the Community Room of the Park Vista Retirement Community (1216 Fifth Avenue) in Youngstown. [This program will feature Dottie Kane speaking on background and statistics, Attorney Michelle Simonelli discussing the legal process, and Dr. Monica Dragoman elaborating on domestic violence as a global health issue.] More information about this event is available at (888) 781-1176.
The Arms Family Museum (648 Wick Avenue) in Youngstown presents the Opening Weekend of their holiday spectacular, entitled, Memories of Christmas Past, on Saturday, November 23rd and Sunday, November 24th from 1 until 5 P.M. each day.