Calendar (Week 1) July 1-7

Sunday 1

Monthly: Austin Log Cabin Tour and Open House, 3797 S. Raccoon Road, Austintown; 330-792-1129. The Austintown Historical Society hosts its open house every first Sunday. 1-4 p.m. Free.

Monthly: Strock Stone House Open House, 7171 Mahoning Ave., Austintown; 330-792-1129. The Austintown Historical Society host its monthly open house and tour every first Sunday. 1-4 p.m. Free.

Monthly: Ward-Thomas House Tours, 503 Brown St., Niles; 330-544-2143. Volunteer guides from the Niles Historical Society will be on hand to answer questions from visitors. The house, built in 1862, is a mansion in the Italianate style of architecture. Tours occur the first Sunday. 2-5 p.m.

We Will Rock You, Bears Den Cabin, Mill Creek MetroParks; 330-702-3000. Wear footgear for walking near and within Bear Creek. This creek is thought to be the reason for the spectacular rock formations of Bears Den. Meet at parking lot across from Bears Den Cabin.  Moderate rating due to tricky footing, 2 miles. 2 p.m. Free.

Monday 2

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.

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.

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. Admission is free. 6-9 p.m. Free.

Computer Research 101 – Library Online Resources For Everyone!, Public Library, Boardman branch; 330-744-8636. Come to the library and learn about the many research databases and websites the library provides for your information needs. This class will do a brief tour of the many Databases available, along with a tour of the Subject Area Research, Smart Money, and Your Gov websites. 6:30 p.m. Free.

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

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

Tuesday 3

Trumbull County Fair, 89 Everett-Hull Road, Cortland; 330-637-6010. Rides, food, entertainment and agricultural displays. 8 a.m.-10 p.m., July 3-8.

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., July 3, 10, 17, 24. Meets on Thursdays from 9:30-11 a.m. and 5:30-7 p.m. on July 5, 12, 19, 26. 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.

BIC – SCORE @ the Library: Need advice on starting a business or helping your established business grow? Ask questions on any business topic!, Main Library, Youngtown; 330-744-8636. SCORE, Counselors to America’s Small Business, in partnership with the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County, will have two volunteers in the Business and Investment Center (BIC) of Main Library to provide advice and answer questions. SCORE counselors will be available from 5:30-7:30 p.m. the first and third Tuesday of each month in the Information Services Department’s Business and Investment Center, located on the second floor of the Main, 305 Wick Ave. The service is free. To talk with a business professional from SCORE, call 330-941-2948 for an appointment. Occurs July 3, 17. 5:30 p.m. Free.

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.

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., July 3, 10, 17, 24. Meets on Thursdays from 9:30-11 a.m. and 5:30-7 p.m. on July 5, 12, 19, 26. 5:30 p.m. $10 per class.

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. Occurs every Tuesday. Religious program led by Justin Burnette Sr. Refreshments will be served. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Free.

Weekly: Canfield Community Band, Canfield High School, 100 Cardinal Drive, Canfield; for more information call 330-542-3313. Anyone who plays an instrument is welcome to join the group, which meets each Tuesday. 7 p.m.

Weekly: Sounds of Square County, Trinity Lutheran Church, 56 N. Chestnut St., Niles; for more information call Doris at 330-544-2252 or Terry at 330-544-0242. This is a female barbershop chorus for females ages eleven and older. 7 p.m.

Weekly: Valley Bible Study, St. Brendan Parish, Room 103, 2800 Oakwood, Youngstown; for more information call Joan Lawson at 330-792-3875 or Jim Merhaut at 330-743-2308. The group meets each Tuesday. 7-8:30 p.m.

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

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

Weekly: Stephen Foster Chorus, SCOPE Center, 220 W. Market St., Warren; for more information call Jerry at 330-652-5739. If you enjoy singing you are welcome to walk in and join the chorus, which meets each Tuesday. 7:30 p.m.

WEDNESDAY 4

Trumbull County Fair, 89 Everett-Hull Road, Cortland; 330-637-6010. Rides, food, entertainment and agricultural displays. 8 a.m.-10 p.m., July 3-8.

Weekly: Valley Bible Study, St. Brendan Parish, Room 103, 2800 Oakwood, Youngstown; for more information call Joan Lawson at 330-792-3875 or Jim Merhaut at 330-743-2308. Every Wednesday. 9:30-11 a.m.

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

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

Bi-monthly: Girard Community Band, Girard High School, 31 N. Ward Ave., Girard; 330-539-1453. Anyone who plays an instrument is welcome to join. Every first and third Wednesday. 7 p.m.

Weekly: Cortland Community Band Practice, Lakeview Middle School, 640 Wakefield Drive, Cortland; for more information call Pat at 330-652-2424 or visit http://www.cortlandcommunityband.org. Musicians are welcome to attend the practices. Every Wednesday. 7-9 p.m.

7UP Summerfest Spectacular Series: Youngstown Area Community Concert Band, Morley Pavilion, Wick Recreation Area, Youngstown; 330-702-3000. Tonight feature patriotic music. 7 p.m. Free.

Monthly: Men’s Garden Club of Youngstown, Davis Center, Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-740-7116 or for more information call 330-757-4727. Meetings include an educational speaker, and are held the first Wednesday of the month. 7:30 p.m.

THURSDAY 5

Trumbull County Fair, 89 Everett-Hull Road, Cortland; 330-637-6010. Rides, food, entertainment and agricultural displays. 8 a.m.-10 p.m., July 3-8.

Weekly: Men’s Fellowship Bible Study, Central YMCA, 17 N. Champion St., Downtown Youngstown; 330-744-8411 or visit http://www.youngstownymca.org. 7:30-8:30 a.m.

Weekly: Walk and Chat, Southern Park Mall, 7401 Market St., Boardman; for more information call Hospice of the Valley at 330-788-1992 or 1-800-640-5180. The group meets each Thursday for walking and socializing. 9:30-11:30 a.m.

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., July 3, 10, 17, 24. Meets on Thursdays from 9:30-11 a.m. and 5:30-7 p.m. on July 5, 12, 19, 26. 9:30 a.m. $10 per class.

Ongoing: 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 July 5, 12, 19, 26. 10 a.m. Free.

Baby Brilliant: Tales and Talk for 2s and 3s, Public Library, Boardman Branch; 330-744-8636. Developmentally appropriate books, songs, rhymes, finger plays, and other activities that will help children ages 2-3 become a successful readers. 10 a.m. Free.

Baby Brilliant: Tales and Talk for 2s and 3s, Main Library, Youngstown; 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 July 5, 19. 10 a.m. Free.

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. 10:30 a.m. Free.

Baby Brilliant: Tales and Talk for 4s and 5s, 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 4-5 become a successful readers. 1 p.m. Free.

Warriors Inc.: Hooked on Fishing Not On Drugs, Warriors Inc., 2733 Market St., Youngstown; 330-783-3276. This is a weekly, state certified program that focuses on preventing drug use through fishing and aquatic resource education. 5-6 p.m.

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., July 3, 10, 17, 24. Meets on Thursdays from 9:30-11 a.m. and 5:30-7 p.m. on July 5, 12, 19, 26. 5:30-7 p.m. $10 per class.

St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 220 N. Walnut St., Youngstown, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. daily. Greek foods and pastries, live Greek music, auction and trash and treasure sale. Occurs July 5-8.

Weekly: Polish Youngstown Cultural Preservation; 330-646-4082 or http://www.Polishyoungstown.com. Krakowiaki Polish Folk Circle (Polish culture, crafts, dance and songs for children and opportunities for adults with the Village Folk Singers. New members welcome. Every Thursday. Call for meeting locations. 6-8 p.m. Free.

Thursdays at the Amphitheatre: Classic Cruisers, 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. 7-9 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.

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. 6:30 p.m. Free.

Weekly: Zumba Classes, Fred Astaire Dance Studio, 5090 Market St., Youngstown; 330-788-3200. Fred Astaire offers a Zumba class at 6:45 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays and at noon on Saturdays. The fees is $8 per class or discounts with class card. The center offers a special half-off price for the first class. Call for more information. 6:45 p.m. $8.

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.

Weekly: Youngstown Area Community Band, Bliss Hall, YSU Campus, One University Plaza, Youngstown; 330-542-3313. New members are welcome. Bring your instrument to practice. Every Thursday. 7 p.m.

Monthly: Green Party Mahoning County Meeting, Pig Iron Press, 26 N. Phelps St., Youngstown; 330-747-6932.  The Green Party of Mahoning County, in affiliation with the Green Party of Ohio, will conduct its monthly meeting tonight. Meets the first Thursday. Call for more information. 7 p.m. Free.

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.

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

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

FRIDAY 6

Trumbull County Fair, 89 Everett-Hull Road, Cortland; 330-637-6010. Rides, food, entertainment and agricultural displays. 8 a.m.-10 p.m., July 3-8.

Open for the Season, Mill Creek MetroParks Farm, 7574 Columbiana Canfield Road, Canfield; 330-702-3000. The barns will be open 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday; 10 a.m.- 1 p.m. on Saturdays and 1 p.m. – 4  p.m. on Sundays. Sundays feature guided tractor- wagon tours of the farm from 1-4 p.m. ($2). In addition, there are farm-related crafts and visits with the farm animals. Call for more information.

Monthly: Angels for Animals Volunteer Signups, 4750 state Route 165, Canfield; 330-549-1111, ext. 316. Email: info@angelsforanimals.org. Volunteer sign-up and orientation during hours of operation.

Twice Monthly: A Loose Knit Group, Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-740-7116. Help fellow crafters “Warm Up America,” by making afghans and other projects to donate locally. All skill levels are welcome. Occurs July 6, 20. Call for more information. 10 a.m.-noon.

St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 220 N. Walnut St., Youngstown, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. daily. Greek foods and pastries, live Greek music, auction and trash and treasure sale. Occurs July 5-8.

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

Pittsburgh Pirates Baseball, PNC Park, downtown Pittsburgh; 1-800-BUY-BUCS. The Pirates play the Giants 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.

SATURDAY 7

Trumbull County Fair, 89 Everett-Hull Road, Cortland; 330-637-6010. Rides, food, entertainment and agricultural displays. 8 a.m.-10 p.m., July 3-8.

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.

Weekly: Intermediate/Advanced Ballet Classes, Fred Astaire Dance Studio, 5090 Market St., Youngstown; 330-788-3200. Fred Astaire offers Intermediate/Advanced Ballet Classes at 8:45 a.m. on Tuesdays and 9:45 a.m. on Saturdays. Students and professionals are welcome.  Call for more information. 9:45 a.m. $10 per class.

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.

YSU Summer Festival of the Arts, YSU campus, Youngstown; 330-941-2307. Annual celebration of fine and performing arts features art vendors, music, dance, food and activities for all ages. Occurs July 7-8. 10 a.m. Free.

Get Connected With Your eReader @ the Library, Public Library, Poland Branch, 311 S. Main, Poland; 330-744-8636. Bring your eReader to the library and we’ll show you how to download eBooks from the Library’s Digital Catalog and website. Limited availability, sign-up required. Call and ask for Poland Library. Occurs 10-11 a.m., Saturday, July7; 6-7 p.m., Monday, July 9; 6-7 p.m., Monday, July 16 and 6-7 p.m., Monday, July 23. 10 a.m. Free.

Weekly: Beginner Ballet Classes, Fred Astaire Dance Studio, 5090 Market St., Youngstown; 330-788-3200. Fred Astaire offers beginner ballet classes at 11 a.m. on Saturdays. Call for more information. 11 a.m. $10 per class.

Weekly: Beginner Ballroom Classes, Fred Astaire Dance Studio, 5090 Market St., Youngstown; 330-788-3200. Occurs 7:30 p.m. on Tuesdays, 6:45 p.m. on Fridays and 12:45 p.m. on Saturdays. Call for more information. 12:45 p.m. $10 per class.

Chris Higbee: River Rock at the Amp, 321 Mahoning Ave. NW, Warren; 866-360-1552 or ricerrockattheamp.com. Tonight’s amphitheater concert features Chris Higbee. Opening acts include Sarah Turner and Mark Leach. 8:30 p.m.

Pittsburgh Pirates Baseball, PNC Park, downtown Pittsburgh; 1-800-BUY-BUCS. The Pirates play the Giants at home. 4:05 p.m.

St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 220 N. Walnut St., Youngstown, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. daily. Greek foods and pastries, live Greek music, auction and trash and treasure sale. Occurs July 5-8.

Cleveland Indians Baseball, Progressive Field, downtown Cleveland; 216-420-4487. The Indians play Toronto at home. 6:05 p.m.  $85-$9.

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