Westminster College's Tine House Project will host speaker Bill Rockhill, Tiny House construction expert from Woodgate, New York, at 7:00 pm, Thursday, April 28 in the Witherspoon Rooms of the McKelvey Campus Center, on the Westminster campus. The event is free and open to the public. The Tiny House project at Westminster College is an educational movement allowing the College to develop a unique living and learning experience that integrates concepts of sustainability, simple living, and environmental studies into students’ coursework and lifestyles.
The Melnick Medical Museum at YSU is hosting a banner exhibit from the National Library of Medicine called "From DNA to Beer: Harnessing Nature in Medicine and Industry," on Wednesday, May 4, at 6:00 pm, at te Brewtus Brewing Company, located at 23 Chestnut Street in downtown Sharon. The banners explore the role of microbes in medicine, such as penicillin, insulin, and antitoxins. Brewtus Brewing Company will also hold a demonstration and tour of their brewing equipment.
The event is free and open to the public.
The Melnick Medical Museum at YSU is hosting a banner exhibit from the National Library of Medicine called "From DNA to Beer: Harnessing Nature in Medicine and Industry." These banners will be on display in YSU's Ward Beecher Hall through Saturday, May 14th. In conjunction with this exhibit, the Rust Belt Taphouse is giving a short lecture and demonstration of beer brewing, highlighting the role of yeast on Saturday, May 14, 3:00 - 5:00 pm.. The exhibit banners will be on display at the Taphouse that day. This event is free and open to the public.
The Mahoning Valley Historical Society presents "Bites & Bits of History - David Tod," with Traci Manning, on Thursday, June 16 at noon, at the Tyler Mahoning Valley History Center in downtown Youngstown. Learn about Tod's early life, Valley roots, and political influence, set against the background of national disunion and war. More information at mahoninghistory.org.
The Mahoning Valley Historical Society presents "Bites & Bits of History - Creating the Idora Park Experience," with Jim and Toni Amey, on Thursday, May 19 at noon, at the yler Mahoning Valley History Center in downtown Youngstown. Learn about the catalyst for acquiring the collection of Idora Park artifacts, building the collection, sharing the private collection with the public, and the ultimate goal of securing a permanent public home within our community, for the collection.
At its next Bites & Bits of History Lunch Program, The Mahoning Valley Historical Society presents "The Peopling of the Mahoning Valley Revisited," with George D. Beelen, current President of the Board of Directors of the Mahoning Valley Historical Society; & Daniel O’Brien Associate Editor and Political Cartoonist at The Business Journal, on Thursday, July 21 at noon, at the Tyler Mahoning Valley History Center in downtown Youngstown. More information at mahoninghistory.org. [Dr.
The Friends of Fellows Riverside Gardens at Mill Creek MetroParks presents a lecture by Brent Heath on "Undaunted Daffodils, on Saturday, April 23, at 1:30 pm,at Fellows Riverside Gardens. Learn about the best cultural practices and requirements of these easy to grow bulbs. It is free, but registration requested. More information at 330.740.7116 and millcreekmetroparks.org.
Mill Creek MetroParks is hosting a presentation by Tom Sampliner "Orchids in China," on Thursday, April 10, at 6:00 pm at Fellows Riverside Garden. The noted native flower photographer and native orchid specialist, will present a slideshow tour of his visit to China in 2015. Registration is requested, but not required, and can be made at 330.740.7116.
The Legal Creative is presenting a series of Seminars for the Creative Entrepreneur. The first seminar will focus on "Tax Issues for Artists" and will take place at the Soap Gallery,117 S. Champion Street, in Youngstown, on Wednesday, March 23, at noon.
This event is "pay what you can," with a suggested donation of $15. All proceeds benefit The Legal Creative's programming.