Educational

2014 STIC (for Space Time Ideas Community)

 The Art Outreach Gallery in the Eastwood Mall Complex in Niles will host the third of six 2014 Space Time Ideas Community (STIC) events Thursday, October 2.  STIC is a non-partisan Art Outreach Gallery initiative whose goal is to help spread ideas worth spreading. Gallery doors open at 5:30 pm and the STIC program begins at 6:30. The event features two screenings from the TED Talks video archives. The opening video is “Choice, happiness and spaghetti sauce” by best-selling author Malcolm Gladwell. The second video,”Institutions vs.

Animal Charity Fur Ball

The second-annual Animal Charity Fur Ball takes place on Saturday, November 1, from 7 pm to 11 pm at the B&O Station in downtown Youngstown.  Ticket information is available at Animal Charity, at 4140 Market Street, in Boardman, or at acoofohio@gmail.com.  Tickets will also be available at the door on the night of the event.

 

American Girl Doll Tea

The Youngstown Historical Center of Industry and Labor presents American Girl Doll Tea, on Saturday, October 25, at 1:00 pm.  Girls, their favorite doll, and Mom or Grandmother are invited. The event will include a light lunch of tea sandwiches, fruit and sweets, tea or pink lemonade, and crafts, games, and a brief tour of the museum.  More information and reservations are available at the Youngstown Historical Center of Industry and Labor at 330-941-1314.

Until There's a Cure, There's a Dog~ Diabetic Alert Dog for Cameron Event

K-9's for Compassion presents Until There's a Cure, There's a Dog~ Diabetic Alert Dog for Cameron, an event that takes place on Saturday, September 27, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm at Austintown Township Park.  There is more information on Facebook: diabeticalertdogforcameron.

 

Youngstown Science Expo

The Youngstown Science Expo sponsored by the Ohio Academy of Science will be held on Saturday, October 11 from 10:00 am to 12:15 pm in room 3022 at Ward Beecher Hall, on the campus of YSU. The event will feature a keynote speaker from the Ohio Academy of Science discussing careers in science, science demonstrations, and information about the new Buckeye Fair which will provide high school students in the area with access to compete for the first time in the Intel Science and Engineering Fair, a prestigious national science fair for high school students.

Shipka Speakers Series: Dr. Charles Long

The Shipka Speakers Series of the Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies will present Professor Charles Long in a lecture entitled American Dilemma: Religion, Race and Democracy” on Tuesday, October 7th, 12:30 pm, in the Chestnut Room of Kilcawley Center on the YSU campus.  Dr.

7 Days of STEM Youngstown Regional Science & Technology Festival

Seven Days of STEM, the Youngstown Regional Science & Technology Festival, takes place from Monday, September 15 through Sunday, September 21.  7 Days of STEM is a collaborative effort powered by OH WOW! The Roger & Gloria Jones Children’s Center for Science & Technology.

7th Annual Women's Leadership Conference

The 7th Annual Women's Leadership Conference will be held at the YWCA on Rayen Avenue in Youngstown, on Friday, September 26, from 8:30 am - 3:00 pm.  The conference includes guest speakers, break-out sessions, networking opportunities, basket raffle and door prizes.  This year's Keynote Speaker is Barb Ewing, COO of the Youngstown Business Incubator.  More information is available at 330-746-6361.

 

 

 

YSU Hispanic Heritage Committee Hispanic Heritage Celebration

The YSU Hispanic Heritage Committee presents a Hispanic Heritage Celebration on Saturday, October 4, at noon in the Chestnut Room of the YSU Kilcawley Center.  This main event will feature music entertainment, dance performances, children’s activities, cultural displays, vendors, information tables and ethnic refreshments. The event is co-sponsored by the Youngstown State University Office Student Diversity Programs with support from campus and community organizations as well as local sponsors. More information is available at 330-941-2086.

ECHHO College Fair at OCCHA

The Hispanic Heritage Planning Committee presents the ECHHO College Fair at OCCHA, on Shirley Road in Youngstown, on Thursday, September 25, 9:00 - 11:00 am.  The 2014 Annual Educators and Community Helping Hispanics Onward, Inc. (ECHHO) College Fair is for underrepresented high school students and their parents to learn about the college preparation process and the Hispanic/Latino scholarships available to those who qualify. Co-sponsored by YSU’s Office of Admissions, OCCHA, and ECHHO. More information available at 330-941-3243 or www.echho.org.

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