Calendar – (Week 4) May 22-31

Wednesday 22

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.

Ongoing: T’ai Chi Step One in the Gardens, Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., 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 Wednesday, May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29. Noon-1 p.m. $10 per class.

Golden Oldies Classic Movie Nights, Public Library, East branch, 430 Early Road, Youngstown; 330-744-8636. Join the Library for a golden oldie movie night. They’ll provide the popcorn and the classic movie. You bring your own covered beverage. For adults. Children must be ith an adult. 5 p.m., May 8, 22. Free.

Weekly: Zumba, Eos Whole Fitness and Bellidance, Calvin Center, 755 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown; 330-518-4402 or visit http://www.EosWholeFitness.com. 5:45-6:45 p.m. $7.

Ongoing: Pilates Sculpt, Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown; 330-740-7116. Using light hand weights, participants will tone the body with emphasis on core strength and control and gaining better balance by increasing strength and mobility. Certified Fitness Trainer Angela Lubonovich is the teacher. Bring a mat and water. Call for information.
Occurs May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29. 6-7 p.m. $10 $10 per session or use your Scenic Fitness Card.

BIC – Minorities and Women in Business, Public Library, Newport branch, 3730 Market St., Youngstown; 330-744-8636.  The Library is celebrating National Small Business Week with John Renner of the Small Business Administration’s Cleveland District office as well as some local small business resources. Learn about resources available to assist minorities and women in starting and building their small businesses. Are you starting, financing, training, or need other assistance? Would you like to expand your business but don’t know the requirements, certification, or responsibilities for many federal programs? For adults. 6:30 p.m. Free.

music @ night

Izzy’s. Bill Henceroth. Open stage. 8-11 p.m.

Lemon Grove. Lounge Lizzardaoke. 4 p.m. Lemonaoke. 9 p.m.

Royal Oaks. Koebel. Open stage. 9 p.m.

Shotz Bar and Grille. Gary Markasky Project. 9 p.m.

Up a Creek. Todd Cutshaw. 7 p.m.  Gary Pirrung. 10 p.m.

Thursday 23

Homeschool Brunch Bunch, Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown; 330-744-8636. Homeschoolers join the libraryfor a reading and discussion of Chris Barton’s book, “The Day-Glo Brothers: The True Story of Bob and Joe Switzer’s Bright Ideas and Brand-New Colors,” followed by extension activities. Additional resources will be available to check out for further exploration and self-study. Bring a sack lunch if you wish. A snack will be provided. For elementary-school children. 11 a.m. Free.

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.

Focus on Art: Portraits, Howland Branch Library, 9095 East Market St., Howland; registration is required by calling 330-856-2011. A new program for grades 5 to 12. Learn techniques that will improve your skills. Each monthly session will focus on one style or media of art. 5:30 p.m. Free.

Weekly: All Levels Hot Yoga, Eos Whole Fitness and Bellidance, Calvin Center, 755 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown; 330-518-4402 or visit http://www.EosWholeFitness.com. 7:30 -8:45 p.m. $7.

Weekly: DARE Singles Group Meeting, Disciples Christian Church, 565 Boardman-Canfield Road, Boardman; 330-793-5856, 330 533-7062, 330 793-1484. This group for divorced and widowed people hosts a weekly meeting and organizes social events throughout the month. Typical events include a movie night, bowling, dance classes, bike riding and small group discussions. Call for more information. Tonight features a red, white and blue food night. 7:30 p.m. Free.

music @ night

Clark Bar. Bill Henceroth. Open stage. 8-11 p.m.

Lemon Grove. Thursday’s Lounge with Richard Elmsworth. 10 p.m.

Lucky Inn. Gary Pirrung. 9 p.m.

Station Square. Jim Moran. 7-10 p.m.

Vintage Estate. Steve Vuich. Open stage. 8 p.m.

Friday 24

Weekly: Sunrise Yoga Express, Eos Whole Fitness and Bellidance, Calvin Center, 755 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown; 330-518-4402 or visit http://www.EosWholeFitness.com. 7-7:40 a.m. $7.

Ongoing: Short Game Clinic, Pro Shop, Golf Course, Mill Creek MetroParks, Boardman; 330-740-7112. Both beginners or an avid golfers will benefit from this clinic.  Includes fundamentals of chipping, pitching, and putting.  Focus will be on technique, club selection, and when and where to play particular shots. Call the Pro Shop for details and to register. Occurs May 3, 15, 24.  6-7 p.m. Call for fee schedule.

STARS, Ward Beecher Planetarium, YSU, Lincoln Avenue at Phelps Street, Youngstown; 330 941-3616. New stars are created every day and each one of them has a story. Some simply fade away while others are destroyed in powerful explosions. Whether they are old and faint or young and radiant, they all release energy which powers the entire universe. Narrated by Mark Hammill, this program is a production of Sudekum Planetarium at the Adventure Science Center in Nashville. For all ages. Call for reservations. 8 p.m. Free.

Frogs Beneath the Moon, meet at Mill Creek Preserve off Western Reserve Road, Boardman; 330-702-3000. Join the park as the group tries to determine which species reside in the 300-acre Mill Creek Preserve. Tonight is more for listening than catching. Parking is limited. Call Ford Nature Center to register by 5 p.m., Friday, May 24. Easy rating, 1.5 miles. 8:30 p.m. Free.

music @ night

Belmont Stakes. Gary Markasky Project. 9 p.m.

Clark Bar. Fringe. Rock. 9 p.m.

Frieda’s. Howard and Point Five. Jazz. 6 p.m.

Green Eagle Winery. Tony Parish. 7-11 p.m.

Kayden’s Kitchen. Chuck Gisewhite. Open stage. 8 p.m.

Mastropietro Winery. John Reese Duo. Jazz classics and standards.. 7-10 p.m.

O’Donald’s/Austintown. Richard Boston. 4:30-8 p.m.

Raiders Backyard Tavern. Matt Boser. Open stage. 9 p.m.

Saturday 25 

Golden Oldies Classic Movie Matinee, Public Library, Newport branch, 3730 Market St., Youngstown; 330-744-8636. Popcorn and fun. Join the Library for a golden oldie movie matinee. They’ll provide the popcorn and the classic movie. You’ll bring your own covered beverage. For adults. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Occurs May 11, 25. 10 a.m. Free.

Little Star That Could, Ward Beecher Planetarium, YSU, Lincoln Avenue at Phelps Street, Youngstown; 330 941-3616. Once upon a time, a little star was born. During his search to find a planet to take care of, Little Star meets other kinds of stars in the galaxy. He also learns that being completely average can be special. This program features animation and artwork by YSU alumni Joe Tucciarone. Originally produced by the St. Louis Science Center and converted to fulldome by AVI and Brevard (Florida) Community College, Little Star That Could is one of the best family programs available to planetariums. For younger audiences and families. Call for reservations. 1 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. Free.

Investigating Soil: Sand, Silt and Clay, Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown; 330-740-7116. Children ages 6 and up will learn about the particles that make up our soil. Examine sand and clay up close and compare both of these types of earth. Then the group will create things with sand and clay—a sand-art canvas and a clay pinch pot. 1:30-3 p.m. $14 ($10 FFRG member).

Monthly: All Families Matter, Mahoning Valley Pride Center, 1523 Poland Ave., Youngstown; for more information visit http://www.allfamiliesmatter.org. Parenting group occurs every fourth Saturday. 2-5 p.m.

Weekly: Intro to Belly Dance, Eos Whole Fitness and Bellidance, Calvin Center, 755 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown; 330-518-4402 or visit http://www.EosWholeFitness.com. 4:15-5:15 p.m. $7.

MVAS Monthly Meeting, MVCO, Route 534 north of Newton Falls; 330 941-3616. http://www.mvobservatory.com/Revision2/Index.htm for more information. Regular monthly meeting of the Mahoning Valley Astronomical Society; people interested in learning more about the MVAS, telescopes, and how to join are welcome to attend. 8-11 p.m. Free.

music @ night

Ace’s Fire Grill and Bar. Poobah. 9 p.m.

Frieda’s. Al Spencer Trio. Jazz. 6 p.m.

Halliday’s Winery. Jim Moran. Acoustic. 7-10 p.m.

Kayden’s Kitchen. Four Lane Highway. 8:30 p.m.

Mastropietro Winery. Danes and Sylvester. Folk and light rock. 7-10 p.m.

Mocha House. Davis and McKay. 7:30-10:30 p.m.

Warren Community Amphitheatre. Gary Markasky Project. 5:30 p.m.

Sunday 26

The Ecology Trail, Ford Nature Center, Mill Creek MetroParks; 330-740-7107.  Join Bill Whitehouse as he reminisces about the creation of this trail established through the hard work of YSU biology students 40 years ago. Meet at Ford Nature Center. Moderate rating, 1.5 miles. 2-4 p.m. Free.

Floribunda, Meet at Poland Municipal Forest, Poland Village; 330-702-3000. The strategy of spring woodland wildflowers is to bloom before the trees leaf out and shut out the sunshine. Poland Municipal Forest (Poland Woods) is one of the premier wildflower sites in the area. This 250-acre tract of wet woodland features a profusion of bluebells and other short-blooming beauties. Easy rating, 2 miles. 2 p.m. Free.

9 to 5, New Castle Playhouse, 212 E. Long, New Castle; 724-654-3437. http://www.newcastleplayhouse.org. Pushed to the boiling point by their boss, three female co-workers concoct a plan to get even with the sexist, egotistical, lying, hypocritical  bigot. Friday and Saturday performances begin at 7:30 p.m. and a Sunday matinee occurs at 2 p.m. 2 p.m.

music @ night

Cedars. Rock n Roll Swap Meet with the Kernal, Khaled and Katianne, Sturgill Simpson. 5 p.m.

Monday 27

Lunch Time Zumba, Eos Whole Fitness and Bellidance, Calvin Center, 755 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown; 330-518-4402. Noon-1 p.m. $7.

BOngoing: Pilates Basics Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown; 330-740-7116. Work on toning and shaping with Certified Fitness Trainer Angela Lubonovich. Core strength, alignment, and breathing are emphasized as the group moves with awareness to develop a long and lean physique. Bring a mat and water.  Call for information. Occurs Monday, May 6, 13, 20, 27. 6:30-7:30 p.m. $10 per session.Yoda

Tuesday 28

Sunrise Yoga Express, Eos Whole Fitness and Bellidance, Calvin Center, 755 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown; 330-518-4402 or visit http://www.EosWholeFitness.com. 7-7:40 a.m. $7.

Job Training Information, Mahoning Senior Center, 1110 Fifth Ave., Youngstown; 330-782-0978. A representative from Senior Employment Center will be on hand. Every Tuesday. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

Beginner or Lapsed Golfer Clinic, Pro Shop, Golf Course, Mill Creek MetroParks, Boardman; 330-740-7112. This one-day clinic is structured for people who have little or no golf experience or who have started to play golf again. The focus will be on fundamentals of both the set-up and the full swing along with some muscle activation and awareness drills. Call the Pro Shop for details and to register. Occurs May 1,17, 28. 6-7 p.m. Call for fees.

Ongoing: Motor Learning Clinic, Pro Shop, Golf Course, Mill Creek MetroParks, Boardman; 330-740-7112. Does your practice swing differ from your actual swing? Learn the reasons why and ways to incorporate your practice swing rehearsals into the performance of the actual golf shot. Call the Pro Shop for details and to register. Occurs 6-7:30 p.m. on May 10, 28. 6 p.m. Call for fees.

Pajama Yoga Storytime, Howland Branch Library, 9095 East Market St., Howland; registration is required by calling 330-856-2011. Children ages 3 to 5 can share in a yoga storytime featuring a reading of “Goodnight Moon,” yoga stretches, and a bedtime snack. Children are to wear comfortable clothes and bring a towel or blanket to sit on. 6 p.m. Free.

Family Story Time, Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown; 330-744-8636. Blast off into outer space with out of this world stories and fun. For all ages. Children under age 7 must be accompanied by an adult. 6:30 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: Dance Lessons, Judy Conti Dance Studio, Wedgewood Plaza, Austintown; 330-727-6312 or 330-788-7474. Swing, cha-cha, and waltz lessons will be featured every Tuesday and Wednesday. 7-8 p.m. or 8-9 p.m. Call for admission information.

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.

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.

music @ night

Lemon Grove. Tuesday Variety Showcase. 9:30 p.m.

Up a Creek. Joe Fritz. Open mike. 8-11 p.m.

Wednesday 29 

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. Meets each Wednesday. 9:30-11 a.m.

Ongoing: T’ai Chi Step One in the Gardens, Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., 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 Wednesday, May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29. Noon-1 p.m. $10 per class.

Bi-Monthly: Widowers Group, Bereavement Resource Center, 3736 Boardman-Canfield Road, Canfield; for more information call Hospice of the Valley at 330-788-1992 or 1-800-640-5180. The group meets the first and third Wednesday. 1:30-3:30 p.m.  Free.

Monthly: Family Financial Education Services, Family Service Agency, 535 Marmion Ave., Youngstown; to register call 330-782-5664. A workshop for potential home buyers. Meets the first Wednesday. 5:30-8:30 p.m.

Soil Conservation, Liberty Branch Library, 415 Churchill-Hubbard Road, Youngstown. Amy Reeher, Watershed Coordinator for the Trumbull Soil and Water Conservation District, will talk about conservation practices you can adapt whether your yard is measured in acres, feet, or steps. 6 p.m. Free.

Weekly: Dance Lessons, Judy Conti Dance Studio, Wedgewood Plaza, Austintown; 330-727-6312 or 330-788-7474. Swing, cha-cha, and waltz lessons will be featured every Tuesday and Wednesday. 7-8 p.m. or 8-9 p.m. Call for admission information.

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.

Weekly: Zumba, Eos Whole Fitness and Bellidance, Calvin Center, 755 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown; 330-518-4402 or visit http://www.EosWholeFitness.com. 5:45-6:45 p.m. $7.

Ongoing: Pilates Sculpt, Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown; 330-740-7116. Using light hand weights, participants will tone the body with emphasis on core strength and control and gaining better balance by increasing strength and mobility. Certified Fitness Trainer Angela Lubonovich is the teacher. Bring a mat and water. Call for information.
Occurs May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29. 6-7 p.m. $10 $10 per session or use your Scenic Fitness Card.

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

music @ night

Izzy’s. Bill Henceroth. Open stage. 8-11 p.m.

Lemon Grove. Lounge Lizzardaoke. 4 p.m. Lemonaoke. 9 p.m.

Royal Oaks. Koebel. Open mike. 9 p.m.

Shotz Bar & Grille. Gary Markasky Project. Singer/songwriter, rock. 9 p.m.

Up a Creek. Todd Cutshaw. 7 p.m. Gary Pirrung. 10 p.m.

Thursday 30

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.

Ongoing: Yoga in the Gardens, Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown; 330-740-7116. Join Marina Perdos in the mornings and Karres Cvetkovich in the evenings for a blend of energizing yoga styles that will help participants keep a healthy outlook. Students at all levels are welcome. Bring a mat and small blanket. Call Fellows Riverside Gardens for information Occurs 9:30-11 a.m.  and  5:30-7 p.m. on May 2, 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, 30.  9:30-11 a.m.  and  5:30-–7 p.m. $10 per session.

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.

Weekly: 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.

Midweek Dinner and Classes, Central Christian Church, 2051 E. Market St., Warren; 330-372-1676 or visit http://www.WarrenCentralCC.org. Enjoy dinner followed by a choice of classes:  Bible study, book discussion, computer lab, and more. Every Thursday. 5:45-7:30 p.m.

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. First and third Thursday. 6-8 p.m.

Bimonthly: 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: All Levels Hot Yoga, Eos Whole Fitness and Bellidance, Calvin Center, 755 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown; 330-518-4402 or visit http://www.EosWholeFitness.com. 7:30-8:45 p.m. $7.

Weekly: DARE Singles Group Meeting, Disciples Christian Church, 565 Boardman-Canfield Road, Boardman; 330-793-5856, 330 533-7062, 330 793-1484. This group for divorced and widowed people hosts a weekly meeting and organizes social events throughout the month. Typical events include a movie night, bowling, dance classes, bike riding and small group discussions. Call for more information. Tonight features game night at the church. 7:30 p.m. Free.

music @ night

Clark Bar. Bill Henceroth. Open stage. 8-11 p.m.

Lemon Grove. Thursday’s Lounge with Richard Elmsworth. 10 p.m.

Lucky Inn. Gary Pirrung. Acoustic.

Vintage Estate. Steve Vuich. Open mike. 8 p.m.

Friday 31

Weekly: Sunrise Yoga Express, Eos Whole Fitness and Bellidance, Calvin Center, 755 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown; 330-518-4402 or visit http://www.EosWholeFitness.com. 7-7:40 a.m. $7.

Weekly: Sunrise Yoga Express, Eos Whole Fitness and Bellidance, Calvin Center, 755 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown; 330-518-4402 or visit http://www.EosWholeFitness.com. 7-7:40 a.m. $7.

Breakfast Botany: Yellowwood, Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown; 330-740-7116.  Today features a brisk walk to see plants growing in the gardens. Return to the café for a light breakfast and hear interesting facts about trees. 8:30-10 a.m. $9 ($7 FFRG member).

Appy Hour – Teen Edition, Public Library, Poland Branch, 311 S. Main St.; 330-744-8636. What’s an app? What apps are right for me? Learn all about popular apps for smartphones and mobile devices. See a variety of apps that will make your life easier and more fun. For teens in grades 7-12. 3-4:30 p.m. Free.

music @ night

Frieda’s. Howard and Point Five. Jazz. 6 p.m.

Halliday’s Winery. Richard Boston. 7-10 p.m.

Kayden’s Kitchen. Chuck Gisewhite. Open stage. 8 p.m.

Mastropietro Winery. Doug and Dave. Acoustic rock and roll. 7-10 p.m.

Raiders Backyard Tavern. Michael Starkey. Open mike. 9 p.m.

Vince’s Wine Bar. Jim Moran. Acoustic. 7 p.m.-midnight.

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