Community Event

Droopy Basset Hound Rescue of Western PA: Slobberfest: Basset Snifari

Droopy Basset Hound Rescue of Western PA presents its 23nd annual Slobberfest, on Saturday, July 9th, 11 am - 4 pm, 15581 Stewart Hill Rd. Union City, PA.  Slobberfest is a day of games, contests, food and drink, and a raffle.  More information is available at


Healthy Community Activity Day and Happy Birthday Youngstown

The Mahoning Valley Historical Society, Stepping Out Fitness - Youngstown, and Youngstown CityScape present Healthy Community Activity Day and Happy Birthday Youngstown in the Mahoning Commons, on Saturday, June 25th, from 10 am - 4 pm. This fun- filled day of healthy activities for families will include a youth bike rodeo, community bike rides, history walks, food literacy demonstrations, and other activities. Parking will be available at the B&O Station, the Calvin Center for the Arts, and the WRTA.







Youngstown Historical Center of Industry & Labor: June Lecture: Saving Steel History

The Youngstown Historical Center of Industry & Labor: June Lecture presents the lecture Saving Steel History, by Dr. Tom Leary, former YSU associate professor, on Thursday, June 23rd at 6:00 pm, at the Museum on Wood Street, in Youngstown. Dr. Leary will discuss industrial preservation efforts across the Midwest. The lecture will be held in person and livestreamed on the museum’s YouTube page, which can be found on their website. More information at

Stage Left Players: Disney's "Freaky Friday the Musical"

 The Stage Left Players will present Disney’s Freaky Friday, the Musical, at the historic Trinity Playhouse in downtown Lisbon, weekends from Friday, June 17  through Sunday, June 26, with evening performances at 7, and the Sunday matinees at 2.  The family friendly show is based on the 2018 movie Freaky Friday.  Tickets available at


Beech Creek Botanical Gardens and Nature Preserve: Literacy in the Gardens

The Beech Creek Botanical Gardens and Nature Preserve presents Literacy in the Gardens, through Sunday, September 11. Literacy in the Gardens includes interactive Storybook trails in the blooming gardens  and reading in the little libraries, with reading pods or hammocks. Kids can also enjoy a storybook journal that includes a map of our storybook trails. More information at

McKinley Memorial Library: Music on the Lawn

McKinley Memorial Library presents Music on the Lawn this summer, on the grounds of the National McKinley Birthplace Memorial, at 40 N. Main St., in Niles, with free performances on select Thursdays, 6:30—8 pm. 

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Thursday, June 23: Cortland Community Band—Showtunes/Big Band  

Thursday, July 7: Random Strangers—Country and Western  

Thursday, July 21: Full House Band—Harmony-driven, acoustic-based 60s & 70s variety 

Friends of the Mahoning River: 2022 Mahoning Riverfest

The Friends of the Mahoning River present the  2022 Mahoning Riverfest. It's all about the RIVER, on Sunday, June 12, 11:30 am to 5 pm, at Spring Commons Park at the B&O Station, 530 Mahoning Avenue, in Youngstown.  Attendees will have the opportunity to experience river kayaking as well as enjoy FREE entertainment, and youth activities. More information at


YSU Cliffe College of Creative Arts: The Summer Festival of the Arts

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YSU's Cliffe College of Creative Arts presents the 24th annual Summer Festival of the Arts on July 9th and 10th at Wean Park in downtown Youngstown, near the Covelli Centre. Saturday hours are 10 to 6, and Sunday hours are 11 to 5. The Festival features an artists' marketplace, family activities, music, cultural groups, and theater and dance performances. More information is available at 'YSU dot edu slash S F A'.

The Ursuline Sisters of Youngstown: Guided Labyrinth Walks

 The Ursuline Sisters of Youngstown present a Guided Labyrinth Walk each month from June through October.  Each walk is led by a different facilitator, either an Ursuline Sister or Associate, with the meditation centering on the theme of hospitality. Walks generally take 20 to 30 minutes. The Ursuline Sisters of Youngstown  began their work in the Mahoning Valley in 1874.  More information at the

Sun., June 12, 2 p.m.
Thurs., July 21, 6:30 p.m.
Thurs., Aug. 18, 6:30 p.m.
Thurs., Sept. 15, 6:30 p.m.
Sun., Oct. 16, 2 p.m.

Mahoning County Career and Technical Center: Health & Safety Fair

The Mahoning County Career and Technical Center presents a Health & Safety Fair, on Wednesday, June 1, 9 am - 1 pm. There will be health screenings, educational information, and related activities.


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