The College of Creative Arts and Communication at YSU is announcing the first public meeting for INPLACE -- an Innovative Plan for Leveraging Arts through Community Engagement – to be held Tuesday, July 19, from 5:00 to 7:00 pm, at the Youngstown Business Incubator, 241 West Federal Street, Youngstown. Information is available at eagyo.org/inplace.
The Mahoning Valley Historical Society presents "Bites & Bits of History - Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry," with Belinda Vavlas, MVHS Museum Assistant, on Thursday, September 15 at noon, at the Tyler Mahoning Valley History Center in downtown Youngstown. [Learn about Commodore Perry’s extraordinary naval career with a focus on his service during the War of 1812.] More information at mahoninghistory.org.
The Mahoning Valley Historical Society presents "Bites & Bits of History - Form and Function: The Beauty of Glass," with Jessica Trickett, MVHS Collections Manager, on Thursday, August 18 at noon, at the Tyler Mahoning Valley History Center in downtown Youngstown. [This presentation explores ancient and modern glass, glass making techniques, and examples of glassware as works of art.] More information at mahoninghistory.org.
The United Eastern Lenape (leh-NAH-pi) Nation is proud to present their 8th annual Healing Mother Earth Native American Powwow, Friday. August 5 through Sunday, August 7, at Fischer’s Pine Lake, 3796 Maple Road, in Jefferson, Ohio. The Powwow includes dancing, drums, native crafts, vendors, and storytelling. The Grand Entry is at noon each day, the Flags Retreat is at 6:00 pm. Drums and Dancers are welcome to participate.
The Mahoning Valley Historical Society presents "My Town Your Town Youngstown Summer Day Camp, Monday, June 27 - Friday, July 1, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm each day. Summer Day Camp, for children age 7 - 14, is at the Tyler Mahoning Valley History Center. More information at mahoninhistory.org.
This is an opportunity to explore local history and culture!
The Mahoning Valley Historical Society presents Hands-On-History Open Houses, every Wednesday from July 6 through August 10 at the Tyler Mahoning Valley History Center. Each week will feature a different local history theme. Hands-On activities will include immersive programs, arts and crafts, games, toys, artifacts, dress-up clothing, and more! More information on the open Houses and the weekly theme at 330-743-2589 or firstname.lastname@example.org or online st mahoninghistory.org.
Fellows Riverside Gardens at Mill Creek MetroParks presents Garden Adventure Day on Saturday, June 4, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm. This year's theme is "Dig Into Gardening." Participants can follow the Activity Map throughout the Gardens for fun crafts, activities, and performances. Activities include a drum circle, mini-yoga sessions, scavenger hunt, plant and name your own Dahlia, and more. Garden Adventure Day is free and open to the public.
Trumbull Neighborhood Partnership welcomes The New School, a progressive university in New York City, back to Warren to present “DESIGNING NEW LIVE-WORK SPACES: Redesigning the housing of the Garden District Neighborhood in Warren, Ohio,” on Monday, June 6th, from 5:00 - 7:00 pm, at Trumbull Art Gallery's “The Short Cut Gallery”, at 141 West Market Street. The event is free and open to the public. The work applies the tools of community development finance, grassroots development, and art and design strategies to revitalize abandoned housing in Warren.
The Mahoning Valley Historical Society presents a Hands-On History Open House: The Magic of Music and Movies, on Wednesday, August 10, at 1:00 pm. Experience the entertainment of yesteryear and even make some of your own! Every Wednesday the Mahoning Valley Historical Society hosts free Hands-On History open houses that feature a different local history theme and includes immersive programs, arts and crafts, games, activities, toys, artifacts and more! More information at mahoninghistory.org.