YSU's Department of Art Guest Artist Lecture Series will feature photojournalist and photographer Steven Rubin on Wednesday, October 19 at 5:00 pm at the McDonough Museum of Art on the YSU campus. Mr. Rubin is an Associate Professor of Art at Penn State University, and his photographs have been published in The New York Times Magazine and National Geographic. The lecture is free and open to the public.
Youngstown Area PFLAG presents a lecture by Cynthia Wallis from Northeast Ohio Adoption Services, on Tiuesday, October 11, at 6:30 pm, at St. John's Episcopal Church, on Wick Avenue, n Youngstown. Wallis will speak on the agency's partnership with the LGBTQ community in Northeast Ohio. Cynthia will also discuss the need for foster & adoptive parents, and the steps involved in becoming a licensed foster/adoptive family. It is free & open to all.
YSU's Department of Art Lecture Series will feature visual artist Robert Atwell on Thursday, October 13 at 5:00 pm at the McDonough Museum of Art on the YSU campus. Mr. Atwell is a Wisconsin-based artist who works primarily with enamel and collage.
The YSU Dana School of Music will be having an Open House on Wednesday, October 12 from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm at YSU's Bliss Hall. Prospective students will have the opportunity to meet faculty and current students, attend classes and studios, and learn about the requirements of being a Dana student. More information at (330) 941-3636, or register online at ysu.edu/ccac/music.
The City Club of the Mahoning Valley presents a panel discussion on the "Election Results and Their Impact on the Mahoning Valley," on Monday, November 14, at Stambaugh Auditorium. Dinner begins at 5:30 pm, andd the program at 6:00 pm. Tickets and corporate/organization sponsored tables available at stambaughauditorium.com, and 330-259-0555. The reservation deadline is Wednesday, November 9.
In collaboration with the Youngstown Music Teachers' Association, the YSU Dana School of Music and Northeast Ohio Keyboard Festival will present a Master Class, on Tuesday, October 4, at 4:00 pm at Bliss Recital Hall, located on the YSU campus. More information at (330) 941-3636.
The Anderson Program of Journalism in YSU's Department of Communication will host the 78th Annual Press Day on Tuesday, October 4, from 8:00 am - 2:00 pm in Meeting Room 2067 in Kilcawley Center, located on the YSU campus. More than 300 high school students and advisers from about 20 schools throughout the Mahoning Valley will participate in the event. More information at (330) 941-3631.
The YSU Dana School of Music presents a Jazz Clinic featuring Ben Monder, New England Conservatory and New York City jazz guitarist, on Friday, September 30, from Noon - 2:30 pm, in Room 2222, in Bliss Hall, on the YSU campus.
The 6th Ward Citizens Coalition of Youngstown is holding a YouthFest on Saturday October 1st from 10:00 am-1:00 pm at Pleasant Grove Presbyterian Church, 3919 Southern Blvd., in Youngstown. The event will feature free food, fun and games as well as school supply giveaways. The event is free of charge. More information available from the 6th Ward Citizens Coalition at 330-423-4236.
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.