Literature

Lit Youngstown Fall Literary Festival

 

Lit Youngstown presents the 6th annual Fall Literary Festival with readings, talks, a book fair and film festival, Thursday, October 20 through Saturday October 22, at YSU and other downtown venues. The festival will include a free screening of the documentary The Place That Makes Us, on Saturday, October 22 at 7 pm, at the Youngstown Playhouse, on Mahoning Avenue, in Youngstown. More information on the Fall Literary Festival is at LitYoungstown.org.

 

 

 

 

Lit Youngstown: Lynda Montgomery & Toni Thayer

Lit Youngstown presents a fiction reading by Cleveland writers Lynda Montgomery and Toni Thayer, Wednesday, October 5 at 7:00 at the Soap Gallery. Terry Shears will co-host the reading, followed by an open mic. More information at LitYoungstown.org.

Lit Youngstown: Alice Cone & Jonie McIntire

Lit Youngstown presents a poetry reading by Alice Cone of Kent and Jonie McIntire of Toledo, Wednesday, September 7 at 7:00 at the Soap Gallery. Emelia Sherin will co-host the reading, followed by an open mic. More information at LitYoungstown.org.

Ohio Nonviolence Week: The Five Day Noviolence/Social Justice Reading Challenge and Panel Discussion

Ohio Nonviolence Week presents The Five Day Nonviolence/Social Justice Reading Challenge, Sunday, October 2 through Friday, October 7, concluding with a Panel Discussion on Friday, at noon, at the YWCA in Youngstown. Participants who have signed up for the challenge will receive daily reading material via email to help foster their understanding and awareness. More information about who to contact and the event, including a complete schedule of events for Nonviolence Week, October 2nd through the 7th, is available at Ohio Nonviolence Week dot org.

 

The Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County: Jerry Pallotta Author Visit

Join author Jerry Pallotta at the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County on Saturday, August 13th, at 10 am! Jerry has been writing children's books for over 30 years and his newest series is Who Would Win Lunch will be provided and space is limited. Please register each child and adult that will be attending! Registration information at libraryvisit.org

Lit Youngstown: Debbie Allen, Rochelle Hurt & Alynn Mahle

Lit Youngstown presents a poetry reading by Debbie Allen of Youngstown, Rochelle Hurt of Orlando and Alynn Mahle of Cleveland., Wednesday, August 3 at 7:00 at the Soap Gallery. Barbara Marie Minney will co-host the reading, followed by an open mic. More information at LitYoungstown.org.

Lit Youngstown: Quartez Harris & Kerry Trautman

Lit Youngstown presents a poetry reading by Kerry Trautman of Toledo and Quartez Harris of Cleveland., Wednesday, July 6 at 7:00 at the Soap Gallery. Lori Shelby will co-host the reading, followed by an open mic. More information at LitYoungstown.org.

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

The Beech Creek Botanical Gardens and Nature Preserve, in Alliance, 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 their storybook trails. More information at beechcreekgardens.org.

Lit Youngstown: Pauletta Hansel & Marjorie Maddox

 Lit Youngstown presents a poetry reading by Pauletta Hansel of Cincinnati and Marjorie Maddox of Lock Haven, Pennsylvania, on Wednesday, June 1 at 7:00 at the Soap Gallery. Erica Putro will co-host the reading, followed by an open mic. More information at LitYoungstown.org.

 

 

McKinley Memorial Library & Public Library of Niles: The Marvel Universe: Origin Stories

McKinley Memorial Library & Public Library of Niles present the program The Marvel Universe: Origin Stories, on Thursday, May 26, at 6 pm, at the McKinley Birthplace Home, 40 South Main Street, in Niles. Greg Bartholomew of All American Cards & Comics will delve into the history behind some popular Marvel characters—and examine their lasting impact on popular culture. To register for the virtual program, visit www.mcklib.org/Marvel-Universe.

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