Calendar (Week 3) June 16-22

Saturday 16

Birding the Sanctuary, Mill Creek MetroParks; 330-740-7107. Jeff Harvey of Wild Birds Unlimited will lead this walk at the Mill Creek Wildlife Sanctuary, a 264-acre park district property closed to the public. Call Ford Nature Center by June 15 for reservations. Upon registration, you will receive additional details. No walk -ins will be permitted. 8 a.m. Free.

Weekly: Lake Milton Farmer’s Market,  Amphitheater, Lake Milton State Park, Grandview Road  (north of the swim beach; Lake Milton.  Features fresh produce, including peaches, apples, corn, tomatoes, peppers, plus baked goods and flowers. Occurs weekly in summer. 9 a.m.-noon. Free.

Coupon Swap @ the Library, Public Library, Canfield branch, 43 W. Main St., Canfield; 330-744-8636. Do you have coupons you don’t need or need coupons you don’t have?  Join us at the Canfield Library to stretch your shopping dollars by swapping coupons or learning new tips from other coupon-clippers. A Smart Money program. 10 a.m. Free.

Weekly: Northside Farmers Market, First Unitarian Universalist Church, 1105 Elm St., First Unitarian Universalist Church, Youngstown; 330-518-6971. (This organization also offers a downtown farmers market every Tuesday from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Central Square.) Both feature fresh local produce, baked goods and small vendors. Accepts WIC and EBT. Every Saturday. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Free.

BIC – Know Your Customers: Exploring the Library’s Business Databases, Public Library, Poland Branch, 311 S. Main, Poland; 330-744-8636. Bring your laptop or use one of ours for this hands-on class. Join a librarian from the Business and Investment Center to learn about your customers and potential customers. The featured databases, DemographicsNow, Library Edition, Local Market Audience Analyst, and ReferenceUSA’s U.S. Consumers/Lifestyles bring timely and authoritative data and insights for your marketing plan. Call 330-744-8636 to register. 10 a.m. Free.

Annual event: Simply Slavic, East Federal Street, downtown Youngstown; 330-503-9874. Web site: http://www.simplyslavic.org or info@simplyslavic.org. Simply Slavic celebrates the Slavic peoples and culture of the greater Youngstown community. The event was created last year to educate both the region’s large number of Slavic descendants and the community-at-large about Slavic heritage. (The modern-day European nations representing the origins of Slavic ancestry are Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Macedonia, Montenegro, Poland, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia and Ukraine. ) This year, the festival expands to two city blocks. The event features Slavic food, music and culture. Noon-11 p.m.

Cleveland Indians Baseball, Progressive Field, downtown Cleveland; 216-420-4487. The Indians play the Pittsburgh at home. 4:05 p.m.  $85-$9.

Monthly:  Coast to Coast AM Study Group of Austintown, Denny’s Restaurant, 4927 Mahoning Ave., Austintown; 330-781-0030. Topics for discussion include spirituality, metaphysics, holistic health, and the paranormal. Meetings include speakers and topics featured on past shows. Third Saturday. 7 p.m. Free.

Michael Stanley and the Resonaters: River Rock at the Amp, 321 Mahoning Ave. NW, Warren; 866-360-1552 or ricerrockattheamp.com. Tonight’s amphitheater concert features Michael Stanley and the Resonaters. Jonah Koslen and The House Band open. 8:30 p.m. $10.

Sunday 17

Annual event: Summerfest for Children, Trumbull Art Gallery, 196-198 East Market St., Warren; 330-395-4876. Web: http://www.trumbullartgallery.com.  Trumbull Art Gallery will host “Summerfest for Children’ from June 17-29. The series concludes with a Children’s Art Parade. Workshops are tailored for children four years old and up. Workshop brochures are available at Trumbull Art Gallery and on-line at http://www.trumbullartgallery.com.  Register by June 9 to take advantage of the early registration fee. Class size is limited.  For more information, call the gallery at 330-395-4876.

Cleveland Indians Baseball, Progressive Field, downtown Cleveland; 216-420-4487. The Indians play the Pittsburgh at home. 1:05 p.m.  $85-$9.

Guided Tour of Fellows Riverside Gardens, Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-740-7116. Enjoy a leisurely walk in Fellows Riverside Gardens. A guide will point out highlights while sharing anecdotes and history. Call Fellows Riverside Gardens for information. 2-3:30 p.m. Free.

First Time in Sawmill Run, Meet on Deerpath Drive off Hitchcock Road, Mill Creek MetroParks; 330-702-3000.The group will walk within Sawmill Run for the first time. Wear boots or old shoes, and clothes you don’t mind getting wet. Meet on Deerpath Drive off Hitchcock Road. Moderate rating, 2 miles. 2 p.m. Free.

Monthly: Irish Music, Quinlan’s Irish Pub, 5154 Youngstown-Warren Road, Niles; for more information call 330-757-9057 or 330-349-4500. Irish music enthusiasts from the area get together every third Sunday of the month to play. Open to the public. 6-8 p.m. Free.

Monday 18

Boardman Park Adventure Day Camp, Boardman Township Park, Boardman; 330-965-0482. The Adventure Camp will run for nine weeks starting June 18 through August 17.  Camp hours are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Friday for children who have completed kindergarten and up to 12 years old. Arrangements can be made if you need to bring campers early or pick them up later. Call for more information or to register. In addition to experiencing the great outdoors in a beautiful environment, children will benefit from the participating in creative arts, team building, theater, science and more. The goal of the Camp is to offer young minds the opportunity to explore their imagination, discover physical fitness, expand their knowledge of sports and develop a growing sense of adventure through diverse activities. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Call for information on fees.

Monthly: Hospice of the Valley Common Bond, Vienna United Methodist Church, 4265 Warren-Sharon Road; for more information call Hospice of the Valley at 330-788-1992 or 1-800-640-5180. Group focuses on one grief topic a  year. Meets the third Monday. 10:30 a.m.-noon.

Mommy & Me Boot Camp, Boardman Township Park, 375 Boardman-Canfield Road, Boardman; 323-547-3969 to sign up or e-mail shapingup@att.net.  A 55-minute workout that use strollers for a focus on cardiovascular exercises, legs and upper body strength. Session one:  May 7-June 16. Session two:  June 18-July 28, Session three: July 30-Sept. 15. Occurs at 11 a.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays and 9:30 a.m. on Saturdays. 11 a.m. Six weeks $58 or $10 a class.

Senior Striders, Boardman Township Park, 375 Boardman-Canfield Road, Boardman; 323-547-3969 to sign up or e-mail shapingup@att.net.  Walking and cardiovascular strength training will be the core of the class with focus on balance. Meets at noon on Mondays and Wednesdays, Session one:  May 7-June 16. Session two: June 18-July 28. Session three: July 30-Sept. 15.  Noon. Six weeks and $36 all classes or $5 a drop-in class.

Power Sculpting, Boardman Township Park, 375 Boardman-Canfield Road, Boardman; 323-547-3969 to sign up or e-mail shapingup@att.net.  Cardiovascular strength-training class will shape and tone the entire body.  All fitness levels and both men and women are welcome. Bring a mat and weights.  Meets at 5 p.m. on Monday and Wednesday and 8:30 a.m. on Saturdays. Sessions last for six weeks. Session one:  May 7-June 16. Session two: June 18-July 28. Session three:  July 30-Sept. 15. 5 p.m. Fees are $58 or $10 per drop-in class. Add Phenomenal Abdominal for $15.

Weekly: Lowellville  Cruisin’ the River Car Show, downtown Lowellville; 330-536-6811. This car show occurs every Monday tonight through mid-October in downtown Lowellville. Features classic cars, hot rods, street rods, motorcycle and choppers. Registration is optional at $2 per vehicle. 6-9 p.m. Free.

Preschool Storytime, Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Cortland Branch, 212 Warren Road, Cortland; 330-638-6335. Preschool Storytime features stories and a craft related to a weekly theme, and reinforces the development of early literacy skills. For children ages 3 to 5 years. Registration is not required. 6 p.m. Free.

Monthly: Hospice of the Valley Common Bond, Vienna United Methodist Church, 4265 Warren-Sharon Road; for more information call Hospice of the Valley at 330-788-1992 or 1-800-640-5180. Group focuses on one grief topic a  year. Meets the third Monday. 10:30 a.m.-noon.

Habitat for Humanity Monthly Meeting, St. John’s Episcopal Church, 323 Wick Ave., Youngstown; for more information call 330-743-7244 or visit http://www.hfhofmc.org. Meets the third Monday. 6:30 p.m.

Monthly: Mahoning County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society Meeting, St. Charles Church, 7325 Westview, Boardman; for more information call Janet at 330-758-6366. Every third Monday. 7 p.m.

Backyard Boot Camp, Boardman Township Park, 375 Boardman-Canfield Road, Boardman; 323-547-3969 to sign up or e-mail shapingup@att.net.  This program is under the direction of Dyanna Crane, a certified fitness instructor who has four years of experience. All fitness levels and both men and women are welcome. Occurs at 6:30 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays and 11:30 a.m. on Saturdays. Session one occurs from May 7-June 16, session two occurs from June 18-July 28, and session three occurs from July 30-Sept. 15. All classes are 55 minutes. 6:30 p.m. Sessions are six weeks for $58 or $10 per class. (Add Phenomenal Abdominal for $15.)

Cleveland Indians Baseball, Progressive Field, downtown Cleveland; 216-420-4487. The Indians play the Cincinnati at home. 7:05 p.m.  $85-$9.

Tuesday 19

Ongoing: Yoga at Fellows Riverside Gardens, Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-740-7116. A blend of energizing yoga styles will help you keep a healthy outlook. Students at all levels are welcome. Bring a mat and small blanket. Call Fellows Riverside Gardens for information. Meets on Tuesdays from 9:30-11 a.m. and 5:30-7 p.m., June 5, 12, 19, 26. Meets on Thursdays from 9:30-11 a.m. and 5:30-7 p.m. on June 7, 14, 21, 28. 9:30 a.m. $10 per class.

Weekly: Downtown Farmers Market, West Federal Street at Central Square, Youngstown; 330-518-6971. (This organization also offers a North Side farmers market every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at First Unitarian Church (Elm, at Illinois). Both feature fresh local produce, baked goods and small vendors. Accepts WIC and EBT. Every Tuesday. 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Free.

Preschool Storytime, Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave., Warren; 330-399-8807. Preschool Storytime features stories and a craft related to a weekly theme, and reinforces the development of early literacy skills. For children ages 3 to 5 years. Registration is not required. 1 p.m. Free.

Ongoing: Health & Wellness Walks, Mill Creek MetroParks, various locations; 330-702-3000. Join Mill Creek MetroParks for some group walking events. Sessions include: June 5–Meet at main Golf Course overflow parking lot. Easy rating, 1 or 3 miles; .June 13—Meet at MetroParks Bikeway Trailhead at Kirk Road. Easy rating, 2 or 4 miles; June 19—Meet at MetroParks Bikeway Trailhead at MetroParks Farm. Easy rating, 2 or 4 miles; June 27—Meet at Ford Nature Center. Moderate rating, 3 miles. Occurs at 6 p.m. on Tuesdays and 9 a.m. on Wednesdays.  6 p.m. Free.

Preschool Storytime, Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Howland Branch, 9095 E. Market St., Warren; 330-856-2011. Preschool Storytime features stories and a craft related to a weekly theme, and reinforces the development of early literacy skills. For children ages 3 to 5 years. Registration is not required. 6 p.m. Free.

Ongoing: Prayer Shawl Ministry, The Ursuline Center, 4280 Shields Road, Canfield; for information visit http://www.theursulinecenter.org or call Eileen Novotny at 330-533-3831. The third Tuesday and third Wednesday. 10:30 a.m.-noon (Tuesday), 6:30-8 p.m. (Wednesday).

Botanical Pottery: Green Man Garden Ornament, Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-740-7116. Potter Lynn Cardwell will help students construct a green man wall ornament. The project will be glazed, fired and ready to pick up in approximately three weeks. Call to register. 5:30- 8 p.m. $39 (non-resident), $30 (resident).

Twice-Weekly: Zumba at Lake Milton, Amphitheater, Lake Milton State Park, Grandview Road  (north of the swim beach; Lake Milton. Features upbeat Latin-inspired dance music. Participants do not know how to dance.  Bring water and a towel. Occurs at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesdays and 10:30 a.m. on Saturdays. 6:30 p.m. $5.

Weekly: Standing in the Gap Religious Meeting, Room 204, Central YMCA, 17 N. Champion St., Downtown Youngstown; 330-744-8411 or visit http://www.youngstownymca.org. Religious program led by Justin Burnette Sr. Every Thursday. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Free.

Pittsburgh Pirates Baseball, PNC Park, downtown Pittsburgh; 1-800-BUY-BUCS. The Pirates play the Minnesota at home. 7:05 p.m.

Genealogy: War of 1812 Bicentennial: Ohio’s Role, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown; 330-744-8636. We will examine Ohio’s role during the War of 1812 and the impact this struggle had on the future of the Mahoning Valley. Registration is required. To register, call 330-744-8636 and ask for Information Services. 6:30 p.m. Free.

Monthly: Mahoning County Computer Club, Canfield Presbyterian Church, 104 Main St., Canfield; for more information call 330-757-9854 or 330-799-1676. Many computer related subjects are discussed. Visitors are welcome. Every third Tuesday. 7-9 p.m.

Cleveland Indians Baseball, Progressive Field, downtown Cleveland; 216-420-4487. The Indians play the Cincinnati at home. 7:05 p.m.  $85-$9.

Wednesday 20

Weekly Ongoing: Summer Evenings in the Gardens, Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-740-7116. The D.D. and Velma Davis Education & Visitor Center will be open to visitors on Wednesday evenings until 8 p.m. through August. The Antonucci Library and Shop in the Gardens will have extended hours. The Garden Café will be open until 7 p.m. for your enjoyment of summer evenings at Fellows Riverside Gardens.

Baby Brilliant: Tales and Talk for 2s and 3s, Public Library, Poland Branch, 311 S. Main, Poland; 330-744-8636. Developmentally appropriate books, songs, rhymes, finger plays, and other activities that will help children ages 2-3 become a successful readers. Occurs June 6, 13, 20, 27. 10:30 a.m. Free.

Ongoing: T’ai Chi Step One in the Gardens, Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-740-7116.  Ease stress, improve health, and increase vitality. Join Marie Lew in warm-ups, breathing exercises and selected movements from a classic Chen T’ai Chi form. Call Fellows Riverside Gardens for information. Occurs on Wednesday, June 6, 13, 20, 27. Noon-1 p.m. $10 per class.

Weekly: Rotary Club of Warren Meeting, Enzo’s Restaurant, 2918 Elm Road, Warren; 330-369-7500. Warren chapter of this international business and service organization meets every Wednesday for lunch and a business meeting. Call for more information. Noon.

7UP Summerfest Spectacular Series: Cleveland Breakfast Club, Morley Pavilion, Wick Recreation Area, Youngstown; 330-702-3000. Eighties music. 7 p.m. Free.

Weekly: Music at the Beach: Mid-Life Crisis Band, Amphitheater, Lake Milton State Park, Grandview Road  (north of the swim beach; Lake Milton. A music blend from 70s to Jimmy Buffet to Jack Johnson. This duo features Rick Mastriana and Tom Panagopoulis. Bring a blanket and a picnic basket. 7 p.m. Free.

Cleveland Indians Baseball, Progressive Field, downtown Cleveland; 216-420-4487. The Indians play the Cincinnati at home. 7:05 p.m.  $85-$9.

Pittsburgh Pirates Baseball, PNC Park, downtown Pittsburgh; 1-800-BUY-BUCS. The Pirates play the Minnesota at home. 7:05 p.m.

Thursday 21

Ongoing: Yoga at Fellows Riverside Gardens, Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-740-7116. A blend of energizing yoga styles will help you keep a healthy outlook. Students at all levels are welcome. Bring a mat and small blanket. Call Fellows Riverside Gardens for information. Meets on Tuesdays from 9:30-11 a.m. and 5:30-7 p.m., June 5, 12, 19, 26. Meets on Thursdays from 9:30-11 a.m. and 5:30-7 p.m. on June 7, 14, 21, 18. 9:30 a.m. $10 per class.

Austintown Stitch and Share, Humanity House, 755 Ohltown Road, Austintown; for more information call Theresa at 330-793-1619. Sewing group meets the third Thursday. 10 a.m.

Family Tours, MetroParks Farm, Route 46, Canfield; 330-702-3000.  Join the park for a guided tour of the Farm on a tractor-wagon ride and enjoy a visit with the animals. Playroom and Gift Shop will be open. Tour is 60-75 minutes, so pack a lunch for a picnic. Reservations are suggested; space is limited. Occurs June 14, 21, 28. 10 a.m. Free.

Preschool Storytime Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Liberty Branch, 415 Churchill-Hubbard Road, Liberty; 330-759-2589.  Features stories and a craft related to a weekly theme, and reinforces the development of early literacy skills. For children ages 3 to 5 years. Registration is not required. 11:30 a.m. Free.

Strawberry Hide and Seek, Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks; 330-702-3000. Children ages 3- 5years will discover strawberry plants hiding throughout the Family Garden and decorate a pot for their special plant to grow in all summer. Snack and story will be enjoyed along with the activity. Call Fellows Riverside Gardens to register. Occurs June 21 and 23. 1-2 p.m. $6 R, $8 NR.

Intro to Email Class,  Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave., Warren; 330-399-8807, ext. 406. 2-4 p.m. Free.

Bi-monthly: Canfield Widow/ers Group, Canfield Christian Church, 123 S. Broad St., Canfield; for more information, an interview and registration, call Jane Peachey at the Hospice of the Valley at 330-788-1992 or 800-640-5180. Meets the first and third Thursday. 6-8 p.m.

Monthly: Mahoning Valley Rose Society Meeting, Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-740-7116. Various programs will include back to basics of growing roses, rose arranging, garden tours, speakers, slide presentations and more. Every third Thursday. 6:30 p.m.

Preschool Storytime, Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave., Warren; 330-399-8807. Features stories and a craft related to a weekly theme, and reinforces the development of early literacy skills. Early literacy is what children know about reading and writing before they can actually read and write, and mastering these skills now helps children grow up to be good readers! For children ages 3 to 5 years. Registration is not required. 6:30 p.m. Free.

Monthly: Sci-Fi Book Discussion Group, Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave., Warren; 330-399-8807. Participate in a group dedicated to these popular genres. Contact the reference department for a list of suggested titles for each month’s theme. Read at least one book that applies to the theme, and then join in the discussion. 6:30 p.m. Free.

Romance Readers’ Book Club, McKinley Memorial Library, 40 N. Main St., Niles; 330-652-1704, ext. 205. For those who love to read romance novels. Every third Thursday. 6:30 p.m.

Monthly: Angelic Support, Davis Family YMCA, Conference Room, 45 McClurg Road, Boardman. The support group is for those with acute or chronic health concerns as well as their family and friends. Meets the third Thursday. 7-9 p.m.

Thursdays at the Amphitheatre: UHF, 321 Mahoning Ave., downtown Warren; http://www.trumbullarts.org for more information. The Fine Arts Council of Trumbull County continues its free concert series on Thursdays at the Amphitheatre. Tonight features pop and adult contemporary with UHF. 7-9 p.m. Free.

Monthly: Mahoning Valley Rose Society Meeting, Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-740-7116. Various programs will include back to basics of growing roses, rose arranging, garden tours, speakers, slide presentations and more. Every third Thursday. 6:30 p.m.

Bi-monthly: Recovery, Inc., Christ Church Presbyterian Church, 1933 Canfield Road; 330-747-1176. Self-help mental health group. Meets the first and third Thursday. 7 p.m.

Pittsburgh Pirates Baseball, PNC Park, downtown Pittsburgh; 1-800-BUY-BUCS. The Pirates play the Minnesota at home. 7:05 p.m.

Friday 22

Preschool Storytime , Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Howland Branch, 9095 E. Market St., Warren; 330-856-2011. Preschool Storytime features stories and a craft related to a weekly theme, and reinforces the development of early literacy skills. For children ages 3 to 5 years. Registration is not required. 11 a.m. Free.

Babytime, Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave., Warren; 330-399-8807. Laugh and learn with your baby. Infants ages 6 to 18 months with parent or caregiver. Short stories, fingerplays, and simple songs. Registration is required by calling 330-399-8807, Ext. 401. 11 a.m. Free.

Noon in the Park @ Courthouse Square: Dennis Drummond, Courthouse Square Park, downtown Warren; http://www.trumbullarts.org for more information. The Fine Arts Council of Trumbull County continues its noon music series with the Dennis Drummond Group. (blues/jazz/rock.) Noon-1 p.m. Free.

Princess and the Pea, Lecture Hall A, Kent State Trumbull Campus, 4314 Mahoning Ave. NW, Champion; 330-675-8887. The play, written by Michele L. Vacca and directed by Patricia M. Fagan, follows the adventure of Princess Olivia who must undergo an unusual test to prove her royal roots. Call or email trumbullboxoffice@kent.edu for more information and reservations.  7 p.m. on Friday, June 22 and 29 and 10:30 a.m. from Monday, June 25 through Friday, June 29. 7 p.m. Tickets are $8 for adults and $6 for students, seniors, and children.

Pittsburgh Pirates Baseball, PNC Park, downtown Pittsburgh; 1-800-BUY-BUCS. The Pirates play the Detroit at home. 7:05 p.m.

Weekly: Friday Night at the Movies, Amphitheater, Lake Milton State Park, Grandview Road  (north of the swim beach; Lake Milton. Features family movies every Friday. Bring a blanket. 9 p.m.

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