Where can you learn about the process of brewing great beer, while sampling in search of your favorites -- all for a good cause? At the Science of Brewing, a fundraiser for OH WOW! The Roger & Gloria Jones Children's Center for Science and Technology in downtown Youngstown. The event is scheduled for Thursday, July 24, from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., at the Center at 11 West Federal Street.
The weekend of July 10-13 brings an explosion of music, art, cultural celebrations and fabulous food to Youngstown and Youngstown State University. Events include:
• The Summer Festival of the Arts, on the campus of Youngstown State University – July 12 & 13 • The St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church Summerfest, N. Walnut Street, Youngstown – July 10 -13 • The Downtown Jazz Fest, Downtown Youngstown – July 12.
The YSU Board of Trustees general meeting will be held on Wednesday, June 18th at 3:00 pm, in Trustees Meeting Room in Tod Hall on the YSU campus. The YSU Board of Trustees is WYSU-FM's supervisory board and WYSU business could be addressed at this meeting. The meeting is open to the public.
WYSU's local interview segment Doing Good airs on 88.5 WYSU on Tuesdays at 5:45 and 7:45 am. Hosted by Gina Marinelli, the program has recently expanded to 5 minutes, so you'll be hearing more from Gina and her guests, including Ballet Western Director Stas Kmiec.
On behalf of everyone at WYSU, we want to thank everyone who helped make our Spring 2014 Membership Drive a success. With your help, we were able to raise $114,271, just short of $115,000 goal. In addition, we are able to welcome 121 new members to the WYSU family!
Created by filmmaker Duncan Copp, The Planets - An HD Odyssey is a spectacular video presentation of Gustav Holst’s cosmic masterpiece, The Planets. The video depicts the latest images from modern space exploration, and on Saturday, April 26, The Planets will be projected in HD on a giant screen over the stage at Umstattd Performing Arts Hall. The effect is a stunning visual canvas to accompany the Canton Symphony Orchestra performance of the musical score, Gerhardt Zimmermann, conductor.
If you're reading this article, it means that WYSU is already on your radar, either as a subscriber or a regular listener. And hopefully, you're both! Because that is how public radio survives, of course – with the help of listener support.
Our traditional semi-annual fund drive is coming up April 8-11, and once again we're keeping things down to just 3 days of on-air fund raising.
The YSU Board of Trustees general meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 12th at 3:00 pm, in Trustees Meeting Room in Tod Hall on the YSU campus. The YSU Board of Trustees is WYSU-FM's supervisory board and WYSU business could be addressed at this meeting. The meeting is open to the public.