Calendar (Week 3) Sept. 16-22

Monday 16

Free Help Filing For Federal Benefits, Public Library, various branches; 330-782-5877. HandsOn Volunteer Network of the Valley will have volunteer Ohio Benefit Bank counselors available to help file the electronic application that will determine eligibility for over 20 federal programs. Call to schedule an appointment. For adults. Greenford, 10 a.m.-noon, Tuesday, Sept. 3; Tri-Lakes, 10 a.m.-noon, Thursday, Sept. 5; East, 10 a.m.-noon, Monday, Sept. 16, 30. 10 a.m.-noon. 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. The group focuses on one grief topic a year, and it meets the third Monday. 10:30 a.m.-noon.

Weekly: Lunchtime Zumba, Eos Whole Fitness and Bellidance, Calvin Center, 755 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown; 330-518-4402 or visithttp://www.EosWholeFitness.com. Noon-1 p.m. $7.

Lunch and Lecture on the Dead Sea Scrolls, Jewish Community Center, 505 Gypsy Lane, Youngstown; to make a reservation to attend, call

330-746-3250, extension195 or email bursar@jccyoungstown.org. Dr. Adolfo Roitman is curator of the Shrine of the Book, which houses the Dead Sea Scroll collection at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem, one of the world’s leading archaeological museums. Roitman lectures widely about the Dead Sea Scrolls. He is also the author of numerous books about the Scrolls including “The Sectarians from Qumran: Daily Life of the Essenes,” “Envisioning the Temple,” “Scrolls, Stones and Symbols,” and “A Day at Qumran: The Dead Sea Sect and Its Scrolls.” This program is jointly sponsored by the Center for Judaic and Holocaust Studies at Youngstown State University and the Youngstown Area Jewish Community Center. Noon. $5 in advance, $8 day of the event (Includes lunch).

Movie Night, Public Library, East branch. Bring your own snacks and drinks to enjoy during tonight’s movie! Children age 7 and younger must be with an adult. Movie will be a newly released DVD rated G to PG-13. 5 p.m., Sept. 16, 30. Free.

Weekly: Happy Feet Dance, Weathersfield Fire Station Hall (behind Walgreens), Tibbetts-Wick Road at Route 422, Weathersfield Township; 330-518-8891. Tonight’s dances tonight include basic swing, 6-7 p.m.; waltz, 7-8 p.m.; rhumba, 8-9 p.m. and balboa, 9-10 p.m. Call for more information. 6-10 p.m.

Weekly: 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. 6:30-7:30 p.m. $10 per session.

Tales to Tails, Public Library, Canfield brnach; 330- 330-744-8636. Sign up to read to a registered therapy dog, which helps develop reading skills, promotes confidence, and encourages a love of reading. Readers of all levels and abilities are welcome. Bring a book of your choice. Dogs are provided by K-9 for Compassion, registered Delta society therapy dogs. Sign up is required. For school-age children. 6:30 p.m. Free.

Weekly: Youngstown Executive Toastmasters 408 Meeting, Shepherd of the Valley, 301 W. Western Reserve Road, Poland;http://www.speakingclub.org. Members meet to practice skills useful in public speaking, including giving speeches, speaking extemporaneously, listening, and providing each other with feedback and evaluation. Youngstown Executive 408 Toastmasters is part of Toastmasters International, a nonprofit educational organization that operates clubs worldwide for the purpose of helping members improve their communication. Call for more information on participating. Meetings are free for guests; members pay $36 every six months. 6:45-8:45 p.m.

Monthly: Habitat for Humanity Meeting, St. John’s Episcopal Church, 323 Wick Ave., Youngstown; for more information call 330-743-7244 or visithttp://www.hfhofmc.org. Meets on 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. Meets on the third Monday. 7 p.m.

Twice-Monthly: Youngstown Camera Club, Christ’s Church, 7155 Glenwood Ave., Boardman; 330-793-8316. Youngstown Camera Club meetings are open to anyone interested in digital photography. Meetings occur the first and third Monday of the month. Interested people can find the latest information on the club’s website: http://ycc.photoforge.org. 7:30 p.m. Free.

Tuesday 17

Weekly: Sunrise Yoga Express, Eos Whole Fitness and Bellidance, Calvin Center, 755 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown; 330-518-4402 or visithttp://www.EosWholeFitness.com. Occurs every Tuesday. Call for more information. 7-7:40 a.m. $7.

Monthly: Howland Happy Stitchers, Living Lord Lutheran Church, 851 Niles-Cortland Road, Warren; for more information call Margaret at 330-847-9813 or Jane at 330-638-2916. Meets the third Tuesday. 10 a.m.

Monthly: Hospice of the Valley’s Craft and Chat, Hospice House, 9803 Sharrott Road, Poland; for more information call Hospice of the Valley at 330-788-1992 or 800-640-5180. Establishing a “new normal” requires being social and meeting new friends. Meets the third Tuesday. 1-3 p.m.

Twice-Weekly: Yoga at Fellows Riverside Gardens, Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown; 330-740-7116. Marina Perdos (Tuesday) and Karres Cvetkovich (Thursday) will teach a variety of yoga styles for students at all levels. Bring a mat and small blanket. Call Fellows Riverside Gardens for information. Sessions occur on Tuesdays and Thursdays. 11 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. $10 per session.

Botanical Pottery: Autumn Leaf Bowl, Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-740-7116. Lynn Cardwell will teach students to construct a clay bowl embossed with leaf patterns. The work will be glazed in autumn colors, fired, and ready to take home approximately three to four weeks after the class. Call Fellows Riverside Gardens to register. 5:30-8 p.m. $39, $30.

Monthly: 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. Meets the third Tuesday and third Wednesday. 10:30 a.m.-noon (Tuesday), 6:30-8 p.m. (Wednesday). 10:30 a.m.

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.

Monthly: RTS Bereavement Support Group, Beeghly Medical Park, Community Learning Center, 6505 Market St., Youngstown; 330-884-2911. The group is for people who are dealing with grief from miscarriage, stillbirth or newborn loss. Meets the third Tuesday. 7-9 p.m.

Wednesday 18

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.

Music at Noon, Butler Institute of American Art, 534 Wick Ave., Youngstown; for information, call the Dana School of Music at 330-941-3636. For a complete calendar of events, visit web.ysu.edu/fpa. Youngstown State University’s Dana School of Music, in collaboration with the Butler Institute of American Art, will present “Music at Noon ” during YSU’s fall semester. Performances occur on Wednesdays at 12:15 p.m. This month’s concerts include: Sept. 18, “Guest Artist Recital” with piano trio Mayumi Kikuchi and Friends from the University of Akron; Sept. 25: “Piano Studio Recital.” 12:15 p.m. Free.

Twice-Weekly: Yoga at Fellows Riverside Gardens, Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown; 330-740-7116. Marina Perdos (Tuesday) and Karres Cvetkovich (Thursday) will teach a variety of yoga styles for students at all levels. Bring a mat and small blanket. Call Fellows Riverside Gardens for information. Sessions occur on Tuesdays and Thursdays. 11 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. $10 per session.

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

music @ night 

Ice House Inn. Chck Gisewhote and Ron Infante. Open stage. 7 p.m.

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

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

Thursday 19 

Monthly: Austintown Stitch and Share, Humanity House, 755 Ohltown Road, Austintown; for more information call Pam at 330-533-7445. Meets the third Thursday. 10 a.m.

Twice-Weekly: Yoga at Fellows Riverside Gardens, Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown; 330-740-7116. Marina Perdos (Tuesday) and Karres Cvetkovich (Thursday) will teach a variety of yoga styles for students at all levels. Bring a mat and small blanket. Call Fellows Riverside Gardens for information. Sessions occur on Tuesdays and Thursdays. 11 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. $10 per session.

Weekly: Thursday Night Market, B&O Station, 530 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown. This local market features local produce, artists, hot foods and entertainment. The B&O will be open with craft beers for sale from the Rust Belt Brewing Co. 5-8 p.m.

Bands at the Baugh: Brooklyn 232, Stambaugh Auditorium Gardens, 1000 Fifth Ave., Youngstown; 330-259-0555 or by visiting stambaughauditorium.com. Stambaugh Auditorium continues its concert series tonight. The show occurs in the newly renovated formal garden on the south side of the auditorium. The series is presented by the Stambaugh Pillars and proceeds of the event will go toward the organization’s annual fundraising efforts. 5:30-7 p.m. $9 (plus $1 service fee) which includes one drink from the cash bar.

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

Weekly: All Levels Hot Yoga, Eos Whole Fitness and Bellidance, Calvin Center, 755 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown; 330-518-4402 or visithttp://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. 7:30 p.m. Free.

music @ night 

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

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

Friday 20

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

music @ night 

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

Magic Tree. Pete Karsti and Friends. Polkas. 7 p.m.

Mastropietro Winery. Ramon Landicho. Acoustic. 7-10 p.m.

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

Quinlan’s. Davis and McKay. 7-10 p.m.

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

Saturday 21 

Weekly: Northside Farmers Market, First Unitarian Universalist Church, 1105 Elm St., Youngstown. Features fresh produce and baked goods for sale, cooking demonstrations and tastings. Occurs every Saturday from February through December. 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

46th annual Johnny Appleseed Festival, downtown Lisbon; 330-424-1803. Today’s annual event kicks off with the traditional Grand Parade, with this year’s theme paying tribute to the Lisbon Lions Club. Ongoing events at the two-day festival include a photography contest, student art contest, quilt show in historic building, museums, amusement rides, continuing stage entertainment, and food, crafters, and commercial vendors. In addition to the parade, other featured opening day events include a 1950s car cruise from noon to 4 p.m.; free games for children from 2-6 p.m.; a pie-baking contest at 4 p.m (featuring a celebrity judge). The headliner for Saturday night is “Ohio Idol.” Their concert will be held from 8:30–11 p.m. Sunday festival hours are 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Highlights include a church service, pet parade at 1 p.m., children’s free peddling tractor contest, and various bands. For a complete list of events and times, visit the Lisbon Area Chamber of Commerce athttp://www.lisbonareachamber.com or e-mail lacoc2@sbcglobal.net . Out-of-town visitors needing an address for vehicle satellite tracking should use 5 S. Park Ave., 44432. For further questions, call the Chamber office at 330-424-1803. 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Free.

Family Story Time, Public Library, Brownlee Wood branch. Stories, crafts, games and other fun-filled activities for children of all ages and their families. Children under age 7 must be accompanied by an adult. 11 a.m. Free.

Autumn’s Eve, Mill Creek MertoParks, Boardman; 330-702-3000. Spend the last official day of astronomical summer on the water. Meet at East Newport Boat Launch. 1-3 p.m. Free.

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

Farmer and Chef, MetroParks Farm, Mill Creek MetroParks, Canfield, 330-702-3000. Top local chefs will be paired with local farmers or producers, and together they will create delicious tastings from fresh, locally grown produce, meat and other products. Craft beer pairings, desserts and the music of Gail George and Donkey Engine complete the evening. Held at the MetroParks Farm in Canfield. Reservations required. 6:30-11 p.m. $50 per person. Call for more details.

music @ night 

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

Green Eagle Winery. Take II. 7-10 p.m.

Marguerita’s. Bill Henceroth. Acoustic. 7-10 p.m.

Mastropietro Winery. Chasin’ the Blues. Blues. 7-10 p.m.

Tully’s. Barflies.

Sunday 22

Garden Forum Flower Show, Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-740-7116. Enjoy the beauty of this autumn flower show presented by the Garden Forum of Greater Youngstown. Held at Fellows Riverside Gardens. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

46th annual Johnny Appleseed Festival, downtown Lisbon; 330-424-1803. Highlights include a church service, pet parade at 1 p.m., children’s free peddling tractor contest, and various bands. For a complete list of events and times, visit the Lisbon Area Chamber of Commerce athttp://www.lisbonareachamber.com or e-mail lacoc2@sbcglobal.net . Out-of-town visitors needing an address for vehicle satellite tracking should use 5 S. Park Ave., 44432. For further questions, call the Chamber office at 330-424-1803. 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Free.

In Search of the Pawpaw, Mill Creek MetroParks, 330-702-3000. What on Earth is a pawpaw? Spend part of the first day of autumn with us and you will find out! Meet at Deerpath Trail off Hitchcock Road. Moderate rating, 1.5 miles. 2-3 p.m. Free.

Join 3,592 other followers

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: