The Youngstown State University Rose Melnick Medical Museum and the YSU Office of Veteran Affairs present a Lecture by Dr. Sheena Eagan Chamberlin entitled, Historical Understandings Of War Trauma And PTSD: An Exploration Of Social History Through Cultural Narrative, on Thursday, January 23rd at noon in Room 3140 of Cushwa Hall on the campus of YSU. [Dr.
The Ward Beecher Planetarium, on the campus of Youngstown State University, presents the movie Cosmic Castaways, running on Friday and Saturday nights, from Friday, February 21st through Saturday, March 8th at 8 P.M. each evening. [Cosmic Castaways is an original production of the Ward Beecher Planetarium and is partially based on the research of YSU astrophysicists Dr. John Feldmeier and Dr. Patrick Durrell about stars found in between galaxies.] More information about this program is available at (330) 941-1370.
The Ohio Cultural Alliance presents an Old World Traditions - Lost And Retained Lecture by Stephen Hanzely, who will discuss Hungarian traditions on Monday, February 3rd at 6 P.M. at the Georgetown Banquet Center (5945 South Avenue, on the corner of Mathews Road and South Avenue) in Boardman. [Dr. Hanzely is a native of Hungary and immigrated to the United States several decades ago, and is a retiree of the Youngstown State University Physics Department.
The Mahoning Valley Historical Society and Mill Creek MetroParks as the Mahoning Cultural Collaborative present a Teacher Open House on Tuesday, January 21st from 3:30 until 6:30 P.M. at the D.D. and Velma Davis Education and Visitor Center, located in Fellows Riverside Gardens (123 McKinley Avenue) in Youngstown. [This event will feature representatives from area museums and cultural resource centers, who will answer questions about educational programs, field trips, outreach programs, and more.] More information about this event is available at (330) 743-2589.
Pig Iron Literary and Art Works (26 North Phelps Street) in Downtown Youngstown presents a free Second Tuesday Open Poetry Reading on Tuesday, March 11th at 7:30 P.M. [This Poetry Reading includes members of the audience, of any age or experience level, reading their own or a favorite poem.] More information about this event is available at (330) 747-6932.
The Youngstown State University Bliss Hall Gallery (Room 2300) presents the 2014 Northeastern Ohio Regional Scholastic Art Awards Exhibition, on display through Thursday, January 30th. [This exhibition will showcase artwork from students in grades 7-12 from Mahoning, Trumbull, Columbiana, and Ashtabula counties.] Gallery hours and more information about this exhibition are available at (330) 941-3627.
Mill Creek MetroParks presents a program entitled, Well-Read Gardener - Mystery Of Seeds, on Thursday, January 30th at 6 P.M. at the Antonucci Library in the D.D. and Velma Davis Education and Visitor Center, located in Fellows Riverside Gardens (123 McKinley Avenue) in Youngstown. [Well-Read Gardener - Mystery Of Seeds will feature Horticulture Director, Keith Kaiser as he explores the knowledge available about seeds.] Registration and more information about this program is available at (330) 740-7116.
Mill Creek MetroParks presents Plant Parts And Patterns - Conifers on Wednesday, January 29th at 11 A.M. at the D.D. and Velma Davis Education and Visitor Center in Fellows Riverside Gardens (123 McKinley Avenue) in Youngstown. [Plant Parts And Patterns - Conifers includes a mid-morning stroll through Fellows Riverside Gardens, an opportunity to learn the basics of patterns of plant families, plant parts, the evolution of plants, and other things that make plants special, and more.] Registration and more information about this event is available at (330) 740-7116.
The Dana School of Music at Youngstown State University presents the Second Annual Horn Workshop on Sunday, January 12th from noon until 5 P.M. in Room 2326 of Bliss Hall. [This event will feature guest clinician Brett Miller who is a former YSU alumnus and a current performer in the United States Air Force Band in Washington, D.C., a recital by Miller and Stacie Mickens, and displays.] Reservations and more information about this free event are available at (330) 941-3636.