The Geauga County Library Foundation and the combined Friends of the Libraries presents author Alex Kershaw, at the Notre Dame Education Center, on Auburn Road, in Chardon,on Saturday, November 8, from 6:30 - 9:00 pm, sharing his stories about the heroism and sacrifices of the “Greatest Generation” during World War II.
The First Unitarian Universalist Church on Elm Street in Youngstown, presents a talk on Monday, October 6, at 7:00 pm, by Rev. Michael Dowd on “The Future Is Calling Us to Greatness: Climate as the Great Reckoning.“ Dowd is the author of "Thank God for Evolution", focusing on the possibility of reconciling science and religion.
The YSU Dana School of Music presents a lecture by Dr. Guy Capuzzo, on Friday, October 10, at 4:00 pm in Bliss Recital Hall on the YSU campus. Dr. Capuzzo’s lecture is titled, “‘In my music it is always the still, small voice that wins out:’ On The Endings of Elliott Carter’s Compositions.” The lecture is free and open to the public and is sponsored by the Dana Research Society, a student organization promoting student research in music.
YSU’s College of Creative Arts and Communication presents Pulitzer-Prize Winning Photographer, David Hume Kennerly on Friday, October 3, at 5:30 p.m. in an opening reception at the Judith Rae Solomon Gallery in Bliss Hall on the YSU campus. Photos from Kennerly’s latest work, “On the iPhone” will be on exhibit.
The Art Outreach Gallery at the Eastwood Mall Complex in Niles announces the 1st Annual Juried Holiday Art Show, "pARTridge in a Pear Tree, running Friday, November 21 through Sunday, January 4. An artist reception will be held Friday, December 5. The 2014 Holiday Show guidelines and applications can be downloaded at www.artoutreach.org or picked up at the Art Outreach Gallery. Holiday hours for the Gallery are Friday 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm, Saturday 1:00 pm to 9:00 pm, and Sunday 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm.
The Art Outreach Gallery in the Eastwood Mall Complex in Niles presents the Community Artworks Regional Annual Artist’s Exhibition, a juried exhibit featuring artwork by area artists, through Sunday, November 10. The exhibit showcases artists from a 50 mile radius in Ohio and Pennsylvania. Gallery hours are Friday 5:00pm to 9:00pm, Saturday 1:00pm to 9:00pm, and Sunday 1:00pm to 5:00pm. All exhibits are free and open to the public.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Tickets will also be available at the door on the night of the event.
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.