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 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 Mahoning Valley Civil War Round Table presents Eugene Schmiel, author and retired professor of history, speaking on Jacob Dolson Cox: Civil War Warrior from Warren, on Monday, October 13, at 6:30 PM, at Antone’s Banquet Center in Boardman. reservation information is available at 330.726.7603 and mahoningvalleycwrt.com.
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.
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.
Akron native David Giffels, author of The Hard Way on Purpose: Essays and Dispatches from the Rust Belt, will speak at Canfield High School on Thursday, September 11 at 3:00 pm. All are welcome to attend.
The YSU Hispanic Heritage Planning Committee presents a discussion on Making the Most of a Multicultural Diet While in College, in the James Gallery of the YSU Kilcawley Center on Thursday, September 25, 12:00 pm. The YSU Department of Campus Recreation will be hosting an event on multicultural foods and restaurants offered on campus and in the Youngstown community. More information is available from Ryan McNicholas at 330-941-2207 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The YSU Hispanic Heritage Planning Committee presents Koula Glaros-King in a lecture titled Immigration Reform: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly, at the Newport Branch of the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County, on Market Street in Youngstown, on Wednesday, September 24, at 6:30 pm. Koula Glaros-King is an Attorney at Community Legal Aid specializing in immigration work. The lecture is co-sponsored by the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County.