The Youngstown State University Biology Club is sponsoring BIRD DAY on Saturday, October 22, from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm, at Austintown Township Park's Kiwanis Paviolion. The event is FREE to the public and features a live bird show, guided walks, games and more. More information at 330-766-3929.
The Friends of Poland Forest will hold their annual Fall Foliage Hike on Sunday, October 16 at 2:00 pm, meeting at the College Street entrance to Poland Forest, in Poland Village. The hike will last one to two hours. More information at 330-757-9057
The Area Agency on Aging 11 presents a free Walk-A-Thon & Health Fair, on Thursday, September 22, 10:30 am - 1:00 pm, at the Wick Recreation Center in Wick Park, in Youngstown. The event is to raise awareness on national falls prevention day, and includes a community picnic. The walk is around the park.
30 Mile Meal Mahoning/Shenango+ presents the Northside Corn Roast, on Saturday, September 17, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm, at the Northside Farmer's Market on Elm Street, in Youngstown. There will be roasted Angiuli's sweet corn with a secret sauce, soul food tastings, live music, kids activities and more! Cooking demos at 10:00 and 11:00 am, with the Corn Roast starting at noon. Admission is free.
The Sixth Annual Nonviolence Parade and Rally is scheduled for Sunday, October 2, at 3:00 pm, in downtown Youngstown. The parade will start on W. Wood Street and Wick Avenue and proceed downtown. It is open to all nonprofit organizations. This is the kickoff of nonviolence week in the state of Ohio. More information at firstname.lastname@example.org.
In partnership with Lincoln Knolls Block watch, Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corporation (YNDC) is hosting a "Better Blocks" event on the East Side of Youngstown, on Saturday, August 13, 2016, noon - 4:00 pm. "Better Blocks" will take place in the Lincoln Knolls Plaza on McCartney Roadd. The event will include pop up businesses, kids activities, food, a Bike Helmet and book bag giveaway, art gallery, vendors, and outdoor seating.
The City of Ashtabula presents Big Bands on the Beach Summer Concert Series in Ashtabula features the Tony Esposito Big Band performing tunes from the 1930s and 1940s on Sunday, August 21, 4:00 - 6:00 pm at Walnut Beach. the conccert is free and open to the public. Concession stand, restrooms, free parking, and handicapped ramp available.
The Friends of Fellow Riverside Gardens present with the Annual Summer Garden Party in support of the Gardens. The event starts at 6:30 on Friday, July 29, with a cocktail hour, followed by dinner and dancing outdoors in the botanical garden.
More information and tickets at 330-740-71-16, or at Friends Of Fellows dot org.
The Harvey S. Firestone Park Festival of the Arts will be held held Saturday, August 6, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm, at Firestone Recreation Park in Columbiana. At this event will be handmade craft vendors, antique dealers, food concessions, a vintage tractor show and live local entertainment. Admission is free.
The McD's Sock Run, sponsored by Ronald McDonald House Charities of Mahoning Valley & Western Pennsylvania, takes place on Sunday, September 18, at the Federal Plaza in downtown Youngstown. The Free kid's run begins at 11:30 am, and the 5K/Walk begins at noon. More information at McdsSockRun.org.