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.
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.
Method 8 & K Jackson Productions presents "The Gloved One, A Tribute to Michael Jackson and Prince," on Saturday, August 27th & Sunday the 28th, at 7:00 pm. The event will be held at the Boardman Performing Arts Center, 7777 Glenwood Avenue. More information at 234-855-7540 or Method8inc.com.
The African American Heritage Weekend kicks off with the African American Male Wellness Walk - Mahoning Valley's 5K Run/Walk/Bicycle -- on Saturday, August 20th, beginning at 7:00 am, at the Covelli Center Parking Lot, 229 East Front Street, in Youngstown . No registration is required, and the event is free. There's more information at aawalk.org.
SMARTS, Students Motivated by the Arts, is making a Public Announcement for its"All in One" Campaign. This arts-filled experience takes place on Friday, May 20 at 10:00 am, at the Ohio One Building, 25 East Boardman Street, in Downtown Youngstown.
Simply Slavic is a celebration of the Mahoning Valley’s Slavic culture, on Saturday, June 18th in downtown Youngstown from noon to mindight. The festival includes music, Slavic food, folk dancers, workshops, vendors, and It’s Simply Slavic—a celebration of the valley’s Slavic culture. More information at information at Simply Slavic dot org.
The YWCA of Youngstown presents the exhibit "Women Artist: A Celebration!," the annual art exhibition showcases works by local, regional, and national women artists through Friday, July 15. The juried show features all media, including paintings, drawings, photographs, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, and metal work. The YWCA of Youngstown is located at 25 W. Rayen Avenue.
ColorBurst 5K, producers of paint run events across America, and the Mahoning Valley Scrappers present the ColorBurst 5K Run, on Saturday, July 23rd, at 9:00 am, on the grounds of Eastwood Field. Tickets available at colorburst5k.com.
The Villa Maria Education and Spirituality Center, 2067 Evergreen Road, in Villa Maria, Pennsylvania, will host its sixth annual Villa Maria-thon 5K run and 2 mile walk, on Saturday,June 4 at 9:00 am. The event is scheduled rain or shine on the grounds of Villa Maria Community Center. Registration tables open at 7:30 am. Prizes will be awarded for runners in all age groups and overall. Registration information at vmesc.org.
The Poland Junior Women's Club is holding its annual Spring Trash and Treasure event on Saturday May 14, from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm, at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 2985 Center Road, in Poland. More information at pjwc.org.