The NE GEEK Read and Greet event at the Geneva Library takes place on Saturday July 25 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. The event features face painting, cosplay, storytelling, and a character building panel. Kids in K-5th grades can enter the “Tell Your Hero’s Story Contest”. The winner will receive an all-day free game play and two admission passes to the 2015 NE Geek Expo held in October. Entrants must be present of July 25 to win.
The Friends of Beaver Creek State Park present the Beaver Creek State Park Car Show & Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, July 19. The Car Show is from 8:00 am - 1:00 pm at
Pioneer Village in the Park. The Pancake Breakfast is from 8:00 am - noon at the red barn. There's more information at friendsofbeavercreekstatepark.org
The Legal Creative is presenting a Legal Clinic for Creatives at the Austintown Branch of the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County, on Friday, October 30 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. During the Legal Clinics, art professionals and art organizations can schedule an appointment to meet face-to-face with a volunteer attorney. Artists can preregister online at legalcreative.org, by calling The Legal Creative at 330-286-4363, or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
St. Patrick Church, on Oak Hill Avenue, in Youngstown, is hosting a Summer Arts Camp the week of August 3 - 7, from 9:00 am-2:00 pm daily. Activities include singing, drama, handbells, boomwhackers, hands-on visual art activities, creative writing/poetry and individual instrument tutoring. All of the classes are being taught by qualified artists from the parish, artists from the community, as well as from Youngstown State University. The art camp is open to all children Grades K-12. There is a $5.00 registration fee per child.
The Mahoning Valley Historical Society presents Hands On History this summer -- with several events that encourage learning about history through arts & crafts, dressing up, playing games and more -- Wednesdays from 2:00 - 4:00 pm at the Tyler History Center and the Arms Family Museum. More information at mahoninghistory.org.
Pamela L Speis, Archivist at Mahoning Valley Historical Society, will present the program “Keeping Your Family’s Past” on Wednesday, July 22, from 6:30-7:30 pm in the salem Public Library’s Quaker Room. The presentation will provide discussion and advice on the proper care and preservation of photographic formats, manuscripts and ephemera that make up a family’s history. Online registration through the library’s website at www.salem.lib.oh.us is required for this presentation which is free of cost to attend and open to the public. More information at 330-332-0042.
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 email@example.com 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 its annual Summer Festival of the Arts on Saturday, July 11th from 10 am to 6 pm, and Sunday, July 12th 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.