Calendar (Weeks 1-4) Sept. 1-30

Air Supply: Westminster College Celebrity Series, Orr Auditorium, Westminster College, New Wilmington, Pa.; 724-946-7354. The Westminster College Celebrity Series will present Air Supply tonight in Orr Auditorium. This quintessential adult contemporary duo, made up of Australian natives Graham Russell and Russell Hitchcock, shot to stardom in the 1980s. The duo met while rehearsing for “Jesus Christ Superstar” in Sydney in 1975. Five years later they were signed to Arista Records by music industry executive Clive Davis, and by the late 1980s they had performed for Prince Charles and Princess Diana. The duo’s hits “Lost in Love,” “All Out of Love,” “The One that You Love,” “Even the Nights are Better,” “Here I Am,” “Every Woman in the World,” and “Making Love Out of Nothing At All” have each achieved multimillion plays on the radio. Air Supply’s most recent album “Mumbo Jumbo” was produced in 2010 by Sean O’Dwyer (Pink Floyd, Randy Newman and Blink-182). In 2013, the duo continues to play more than 150 shows a year worldwide. The show is sponsored by Jameson Health System and Opis Asset Management LLC. 7:30 p.m. Tickets, starting at $35, are available from the Celebrity Series box office at 724-946-7354.  Visit www.westminster.edu/celebrity for additional information.

Air Supply will perform on Thursday, Sept. 19 as part of the 2013-14 Westminster College Celebrity Series Call 724-946-7354 or visit http://www.westminster.edu/celebrity for additional information.

Sunday 1

Trim a Tree for September, Public Library, Spring and Poland branches. Decorate an ornament for our all-seasons tree. For children of all ages. During library hours in the month of September.

Guess ‘N’ Go: School in a Jar, Austintown and Tri-Lakes branches in September. Turn the jar upside down. Turn the jar all around! Guess the total number of school supplies inside. (Each separate piece counts.) The person who guesses closest to the real number wins the jar. For school-age children. Occurs during library hours.

Grab & Go for September, Austintown and Tri-Lakes branches in September. Make a craft to take home. Children of all ages. During library hours.

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.

Smarty Pants Quiz!, Public Library, various branches. Match them up. Name the famous book characters and then match them to the book they belong in. A small prize for everyone who tries. For school-age children. Brownlee Woods, Campbell, Struthers and West during library hours in the month of September.

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.

Monday 2

Stressercise Class: Low Impact Exercise For The Body and Mind, YWCA of Youngstown, 25 W. Rayen Ave., Youngstown; visit http://www.stressercise.com to register. Call for more information. Occurs 5-6 p.m. Mondays through Wednesdays and 9:30-10:30 a.m. on Saturdays. 5-6 p.m. $2.

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.

Weekly: Seraphim Chorus, Boardman United Methodist Church, 6809 Market St., Boardman; for more information call the director, Kris Harper at 330-707-2144. Every Monday. 7:30 p.m.

Weekly: Co-Dependents Anonymous, Prince of Peace Church, 2985 Center Road, Poland; 330-743-3768. This 12-step recovery program for individuals in codependent relationships. Every Monday. 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday 3

Ongoing: Baby Brilliant: Bonding with Babies & Books, various library locations. For caregivers and their little ones who are 6 to 23 months. Twenty minutes of language enrichment including rhymes, songs and stories, followed by time to play and socialize. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Austintown, 10 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 3, 10, 17, 24; Boardman, 10 a.m., Fri., Sept. 13, 27; Canfield, 10 a.m., Monday, Sept. 9; Main, 10 a.m., Sat., Sept. 14; Poland, 10 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 4, 11, 18, 25.

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

SCORE @ the Library, Main Library, Youngstown. Need advice on starting a business or helping your established business grow? Ask questions on any business topic! 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, please call 330-941-2948 for an appointment. For adults. 5:30-7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 3 and Tuesday, Sept. 17. 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. Every Tuesday. Religious program led by Justin Burnette Sr. Refreshments will be served. 6:30-8:30 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.

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. Every Tuesday. 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. Every Tuesday. 7-8:30 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: 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

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.

Baby Brilliant: Tales and Talk for 2s and 3s, Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County, various branches. Developmentally appropriate books, songs, rhymes, finger plays and other activities that will help your child (ages 2-3) become a successful reader. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Austintown, 10 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 4, 11, 18, 25; Boardman, 10 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 4, 11, 18, 25; Canfield, 10 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 4, 11, 18, 25; Main, 11 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 14; Newport, 10:30 a.m., Friday, Sept. 6, 13, 20, 27; Poland, 10 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 5, 12, 19, 26; Poland, 11 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 5, 12, 19, 26. Free.

Baby Brilliant: Fun Time for 4s and 5s, Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County, various branches. Developmentally appropriate books, songs, rhymes, finger plays and other activities that will help your child (ages 4-5) become a successful reader. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Austintown, 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 4, 11, 18, 25; Boardman, 10 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 3, 10, 17, 24; Canfield, 10 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 3, 10, 17, 24; Newport, 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 10, 24; Main, 10 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 5; Poland, 1 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 3, 10, 17, 24. Free.

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.

Weekly: 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. Noon-1 p.m. $10 per class.

Monthly: Family Financial Education Services, Family Service Agency, 535 Marmion Ave., Youngstown; to register call 330-782-5664. A workshop for potential home buyers. The first Wednesday. 5:30-8:30 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. Work on toning and shaping. 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. 6-7 p.m. $10 per session.

Lego My Library, Public Library, various branches. Kids, age 6 and up, will meet to enjoy creating Lego designs. Legos will be provided. For school-age children. Austintown, 6-7 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 4; Canfield, 6-8 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 10; Poland, 6-7 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 24; Tri-Lakes, 6-7 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 10.

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.

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.

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 a speaker. Held the first Wednesday. 7:30 p.m.

music @ night

Marguerita’s. Daniel Shapira. Acoustic. 6-9 p.m.

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

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

Thursday 5

Weekly: Men’s Fellowship Bible Study, Central YMCA, 17 N. Champion St., Downtown Youngstown; 330-744-8411 or visit http://www.youngstownymca.org. Every Thursday. 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. Meets every Thursday for walking and socializing. 9:30-11:30 a.m. Free.

Columbiana Street Fair Amateur Photography Contest, American Legion Street Fair, Columbiana; 330-482-3822 or info@columbianachamber.com. The Columbiana Street Fair Amateur Photography Contest will take place through the support of Generations Coffee House. Generations is a new business opening soon at 31 S. Main St. in Columbiana. The American Legion Street Fair will be held September 5-7, 2013 and all photographs are due to the Chamber office by noon on Tuesday, Sept. 3 Categories are: adults age 14 and older for Open, Animal, People, I Love This Town, and Computer Enhanced; Children age 13 and younger; Open and Computer Enhanced. Photographs will be on display in the Generations Coffee House during the Street Fair and will be available for pick-up on Saturday, Sept. 7 from 10 p.m.-midnight or Monday, Sept. 9 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. The entry fee is $4 per photo. Awards will be presented for first, second and third place in all categories with the exception of People’s Choice which receives an award for first place only. For entry forms, visit http://www.columbianachamber.com.

Gotta Move Storytime!, Public Library, various branches. For children ages 2-5 who are accompanied by a caregiver. Join for a variety of musical and movement activities that appeal to the “young and restless,” stimulate brain development, and motivate language learning. Adults and kids, get ready to act out stories and rhymes, sing and dance, and talk and play. Austintown, 10 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 5, 12, 19, 26; Canfield, 10 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 5; Sebring, 11 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 19; Tri-Lakes, 11 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 3, 17. Free.

Learn Basic Library Computer Skills: Keyboard! Mouse! Cut and Paste! Saving! Emailing! Library E-readers! And much More!, Public Library, Newport branch, Youngstown; 330-744-8636. Space limited to three so be the first to sign up. For adults. 11 a.m., Sept. 5, 12, 19, 26. Free.

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. Every Thursday. 5-6 p.m.

Ongoing: 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.

Tales for Toddlers: Skunks, Ford Nature Center, Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-702-3000. Toddlers will learn about nature’s little stinkers, the skunk. Join for fun activities and storytelling. Pre-registration/payment required at Ford Nature Center. 11 a.m. $2 residents, $3 non-residents.

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.

Weekly: Bellifit, 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.

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

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. Occurs every Thursday. Call for location. 6-8 p.m. Free.

Understanding Play, MetroParks Bikeway Kirk Road Trailhead, Kirk Road, Austintown; 330-702-3000. Presented by The Learning Dog. Play is a vital component of a dog’s life. But sometimes, play can seem rough, or not like play at all. Dogs signal during play and offer lots of postures to ensure play remains play. Often times knowing how to read play signals will help you to know when to intervene. And did you know that different breeds have different play styles? The event will discuss these play differences and teach you how to read play and how to know what is O.K. play and what is not. Held at MetroParks Bikeway Kirk Road Trailhead. 6-8 p.m. $5, (free for MetroMutt members.

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.

Weekly: Art, Conversation and Coffee, Metamorphosis Gallery, 2 State St., Struthers; 330-787-1994. Features an open gallery time every Thursday from 6:45-8:30 p.m. and Saturday 6:30-10 p.m. Bring your art or projects and join in with other people at the gallery space or just come for a cup of coffee and conversation. All ages. For more information, call Becky at 330 787-1994. Call for more information. 6:45-8:30 p.m. Free.

Weekly: DARE Singles Group Meeting, Disciples Christian Church, 565 Boardman-Canfield Road, Boardman; 330-793-5856, 330 533-7062, 330 793-1484. 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.

Weekly: 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.

music @ night

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

Uncle Sil’s. Gary Pirrung. Acoustic. 10 p.m.

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

Friday 6

Twice-Monthly: A Loose Knit Group, Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown; 330-740-7116. Enjoy the view from the Antonucci Library as you help to “Warm Up America,” with other crafters making afghans and other projects to donate locally. All helping hands are welcome, both experienced and anyone wanting to learn to knit or crochet. Call Fellows Riverside Gardens for information. 10 a.m.–noon. Free.

Children’s Nature Hour: Busy Beavers, Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-740-7107. Children ages 3-6 are invited to learn about the world’s largest and busiest rodent, the beaver. The group will meet on Smythe Island in Newport Wetlands for a story, craft, and to look for beaver. Pre-registration/payment required at Ford Nature Center. 10-11 a.m. $2 resident, $3 non-resident.

music @ night

Apollo Maennerchor. Steve Vuich. Acoustic. 8 p.m.

Backyard Bar and Grille. Fringe. Rock. 9 p.m.

Cedar’s. Judge’s Park Fundraiser: Khalled Tabbara, Blues Through Branches, Ben Flint, River’s Own, Katianne Timko. 7 p.m.

Downtown Coffee Cafe. Crossroad Blues Band. Blues. 9 p.m.

Fireplace. Redline. Rock. 9 p.m.

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

Leon’s Sports Bar. Old Goats. 7 p.m.

Monteen’s. Geo and Tha Storm. R&B. 9 p.m.

Magic Tree. Total Package Band. 9 p.m.

Mastropietro Winery. Scammin’ Jones. Contemporary acoustic with oldies 7-10 p.m.

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

Steamer’s Stonewall Tavern. Army of Two. 8 p.m.

Vintage Estate. Susan Wojnar. Acoustic. 8 p.m.

Saturday 7

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. 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. Noon. $8.

YSU Penguins Football, Stambaugh Stadium, YSU, FIfth Avenue at Grant Street, Youngstown; 330-941-1YSU. The Penguins play Morehead State. 4 p.m. $19, $15, $9, $7.

music @ night

Fireplace/ Groove Shakers. 9 p.m.

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

Ice House. Leadfoot and Dose. 9:30 p.m.

McMenamy’s. Groove Clinic. Dance music. 9:30 p.m.

The Manor. Damien Knapp. Acoustic. 7 p.m.

Margherita’s. Davis and McKay. Acoustic. 7 p.m.

Mastropietro Winery. Jim Golen. Acoustic and electric guitar. Pop, rock, blues. 7-10 p.m.

Mocha House. Susan Wojnar. Acoustic. 6:30 p.m.

Papa’s. The Gary Markasky Project. Rock. 10 p.m.

Royal Oaks. Pabsolutely 6: Punk Willie, Thunder Vest, The Whatley’s, Feckweed, Sirens Everywhere, Sam Goodwill, Whiskey Daredevils, Turbo Lovers, Modern Life and others. Noon-12:30 a.m.

Shotz Bar & Grille. Timmy and the Link. 9 p.m.

Sunday 8

Metro Mutts Hike, Yellow Creek Park, Mill Creek MetroParks, Struthers; 330-702-3000. Bring your canine companion and hike the trails of Yellow Creek Park. Intermediate rating due to unpaved trails and some hills, 1.5 miles. Meet at Yellow Creek Park at the Wetmore Drive parking lot. 10-11 a.m. Free.

Farm Tour, MetroParks Farm, Mill Creek MetroParks, Canfield; 330-702-3000. Take a tractor-wagon ride through the MetroParks Farm. Children can make a craft to take home. 1-4 p.m. Suggested donations: $2/person, $5/family.

Survivor: Mill Creek, Ford Nature Center, Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-740-7107. Bring your family and friends back for this year’s session of healthy outdoor competition including cooperation games, trivia, memory and other brain-teasing games. Activities will be geared toward nature and accessible for young and old alike. Register at Ford Nature Center by Sept. 6. Held at FNC. Moderate rating, less than 1 mile. 2-3:30 p.m. Free.

Monday 9

Recipe Exchange, Public Library, Newport branch. Come to Newport for a recipe exchange program. Swap family favorites and acquire new recipes to try, as well as discussion on tips and techniques for creative cooking. For adults. 4:30 p.m. Free. 4:30 p.m., Sept. 9, 23. Free.

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.

Monthly: Mothers of Preschoolers, First Christian Church, 1151 E. Sixth St., Salem; for more information call Amy Zimmerman at 330-337-0939. A support group for any woman with children around the kindergarten age or younger. Speakers and crafts usually alternate. Childcare is available for preschoolers. Meets the second Monday. 9:15-11:15 a.m.

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.

Legal Issues for Small Businesses, Public Library, Main Library, Youngstown. Are you looking for basic legal information while starting to open/expand your small business? One must plan ahead and keep informed. During this workshop, we will provide many examples of cases that will give you a head start. For adults. 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.

Tuesday 10

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.

Monthly: Low Vision Support Group, Park Vista Retirement Community, 1216 Fifth Ave., Youngstown; to RSVP call 330-746-2944, ext. 1551. Held the second Tuesday. 10 a.m.

Monthly: Wellness Clinic, Grace Lutheran Church, 162 South Raccoon Road, Austintown; for more information call Beth Stricko at 330-530-4038, ext. 2031 or e-mail bstrick@shepherdofthevalley.com. The meeting, held by Shepherd of the Valley Home Health, will be held the second Tuesday. Information about diabetes and glucose testing will be provided. 10:30 a.m.-noon.

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.

Stressercise Class: Low Impact Exercise For The Body and Mind, YWCA of Youngstown, 25 W. Rayen Ave., Youngstown; visit http://www.stressercise.com to register. Call for more information. Occurs 5-6 p.m. Mondays through Wednesdays and 9:30-10:30 a.m. on Saturdays. 5-6 p.m. $2.

Founders Day Dinner, Arms Family Museum, 648 Wick Ave., Youngstown; 330-743-2589. The annual Founder Day Dinner celebrates the anniversary of the Mahoning Valley Historical Society. The evening includes the dedication of a new exhibit gallery and a buffet dinner in the museum garden. RSVP by Sept. 4. 5:30-8 p.m. $40.

Appy Hour for Adults, Public Library, Poland branch; 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 help you connect to your library, find a good place to eat, keep you entertained in a long grocery line, find a great new recipe, or find great music to listen to on your walk. Registration recommended, call and ask for Poland. For adults. 6-7 p.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. Every Tuesday. Religious program led by Justin Burnette Sr. Refreshments will be served. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Free.

Family Story Time: Keep Calm and Sloth On, Main Library, Youngstown. Kick back, relax, and take a break from your hectic lifestyle with this slothful family story time. Maybe we’ll get around to reading some sloth stories, and if it’s not too much effort, maybe we’ll do sloth activities and a craft. For all ages. Children under age 7 must be accompanied by an adult. 6:30 p.m. Free.

Monthly: Youngstown PFLAG Meeting, St. John’s Episcopal Church, 323 Wick Ave., Youngstown; 330-747-2696 or email youngstownpflag@aol.com. Meets the second Tuesday. 6:30-8:30 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.

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. Every Tuesday. 7 p.m.

Monthly: La Leche League, Columbiana County WIC office, 7876 Lincoln Place, Lisbon; 330-427-2155. All pregnant or nursing mothers and their babies are welcome. Meets the second Tuesday. 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. Every Tuesday. 7-8:30 p.m.

Monthly: Open Poetry Reading, Pig Iron Press, 26 N. Phelps St., Youngstown; 330-747-6932. Pig Iron Literary and Art Works will host its monthly open poetry reading tonight. Readers are invited to participate in the program, with a sign-in at the door. Presenters may read from original works or read favorite works by others. The maximum on-stage limit is eight minutes. The readings are open to all – either as presenters or listeners. Occurs the second Tuesday. Call for more information. 7:30 p.m. Free.

Wednesday 11

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.

Lunch and Learn: Russian Imperialism, Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County, Main Library; 330-740-6086. Leslie Viczay will speak on Russian Imperialism – from Leningrad to Stalingrad. Sponsored by the Friends of the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County. This program is free and open to the public. For more information, contact the Development Office at 330-740-6086. Noon. Free.

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.11, “Faculty and Guest Artist Recital” with the New Amici Trio (Hristo Popov, violin; Michael Gelfand, cello; and Cicilia Yudha, piano). 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.

Ongoing: Stressercise Class: Low Impact Exercise For The Body and Mind, YWCA of Youngstown, 25 W. Rayen Ave., Youngstown; visit http://www.stressercise.com to register. Call for more information. Occurs 5-6 p.m. Mondays through Wednesdays and 9:30-10:30 a.m. on Saturdays. 5-6 p.m. $2.

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. 6-7 p.m. $10 $10 per session or use your Scenic Fitness Card.

Weekly: Warriors Inc. Chess Club, Warriors Inc., 2733 Market St., Youngstown; 330-783-3276. Anyone who wants to learn chess, help, or just play may come. The group is for those ages 12 and older, and it meets each Wednesday. 5:30-7:30 p.m. 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.

Monthly: Book Club, Villa Maria Community Center, 1 mile east of the Ohio state line, south of State Route 422 on Evergreen Road, Villa Maria, Pa.; 724-964-8920, ext. 3223. This monthly series will focus on books from the New York Time’s best seller list. Meets the second Wednesday. 6:30-8 p.m.

Weekly: Yoga Class, Fred Astaire Dance Studio, 5090 Market St., Youngstown; 330-788-3200. Fred Astaire offers at yoga class at 8:15 p.m. on Wednesdays. Call for more information. 8:15 p.m. $12 per class.

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, which are held every Wednesday. 7-9 p.m.

Weekly: 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.

Monthly: Mothers of Twins, Davidson Becker Family Center, Struthers; for more information call Michele at 330-530-2128 or visit http://www.orgssites.com/oh/twins. Meets the second Wednesday. 8 p.m.

music @ night

Kensington Grille, John Reese Duo. Jazz. 6:30 p.m.

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

Shotz Bar & Grille. Dennis Maykowski. Open stage. 8 p.m.

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

Thursday 12

Weekly: Men’s Fellowship Bible Study, Central YMCA, 17 N. Champion St., Downtown Youngstown; 330-744-8411 or visit http://www.youngstownymca.org. Every Thursday. 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. Meets every Thursday for walking and socializing. 9:30-11:30 a.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: 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.

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. Free.

Weekly: Bellifit, 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.

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. Occurs every Thursday. Call for location. 6-8 p.m. Free.

Daydreamers Art Studio Adult Classes, Daydreamers Art Studio, 127 Penn Ave., Salem; 330-332-1760. Daydreamers Art Studio is expanding its class offerings to include some classes for adults.  Any experience level is welcome including beginners. Classes meet one or two times to complete a project to makes it easier to fit into busy schedules. Classes include painting, clay (hand building and sculpting), mosaics, and fused glass jewelry. Tonioght’s class is a Painting Party led by guest artist Susan Jacobs. These are guided painting classes that areappropriate for any level of experience, including beginners. Details, including images of paintings, are available online at http://www.ddreamersart.com  or by calling the number listed. 6-9 p.m. $35 per person per class (includes all supplies, instruction, and light refreshments.

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.

Weekly: Art, Conversation and Coffee, Metamorphosis Gallery, 2 State St., Struthers; 330-787-1994. Features an open gallery time every Thursday from 6:45-8:30 p.m. and Saturday 6:30-10 p.m. Bring your art or projects and join in with other people at the gallery space or just come for a cup of coffee and conversation. All ages. For more information, call Becky at 330 787-1994. Call for more information. 6:45-8:30 p.m. Free.

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.

Weekly: 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.

music @ night

Bill’s Place. Hubcap Hunter. 11 p.m.

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

Uncle Sil’s. Gary Pirrung. Acoustic. 10 p.m.

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

Friday 13

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.

Healthcare Reform For Small Business, Das Dutch Haus, 14895 South Ave., Columbiana; 330-482-3822. The Columbiana Area Chamber of Commerce will host today’s business breakfast. The event topic will be “Healthcare Reform for Small Business.” Information will be provided by DC Wellness owners Bob Gearhart Sr. and Jr. DC Wellness is a third generation health insurance brokerage firm with offices in Westlake and Columbiana. They have worked with many area employers and most recently developed a program to guide small employers through key compliance and decision milestones brought on by healthcare reform. They will address common misconceptions, specifically that small employers, those with two to 50 full time employees, will not be impacted. 7:30 a.m. Chamber member cost $10/person, non-member cost $15/person, reservations are required.

Coupon Swap @ the Library, Public Library, Canfield branch. Do you have coupons you don’t need or need coupons you don’t have? Drop in anytime between 9 a.m. and noon at the Canfield Library to stretch your shopping dollars by swapping coupons or learning new tips from other coupon-clippers. For adults. 9 a.m., Sept. 13-14. Free.

The Matchmaker, Victorian Players, 702 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown; 330-746-5455. The Victorian Players will open their 22nd season with Thronton Wilder’s  “The Matchmaker.” Performances occur on weekends from Sept. 13-29. Evening performances occur at 7:30 p.m. with Sunday matinees at 2 p.m.. 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $12 for adults and $9 for students and seniors.

Monty Python’s Spamalot, Youngstown Playhouse, 600 Playhouse Lane, Youngstown; 330-788-8739. http://www.theyoungstownplayhouse.com.  A new musical lifted from the motion picture “Monty Python and the Holy Grail”, “Spamalot” retells the legend of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table, and features show girls, cows, killer rabbits, and the French Based on the book and lyrics by Eric Idle, with music by John Du Prez and Eric Idle. From the original screenplay by Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, and Michael Palin. Occurs Sept. 13-22. 7:30 p.m.

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Trumbull New Theatre, 5883 Youngstown Road, Niles; 330-652-1103. http://www.trumbullnewtheatre.com. Based on the Bible story of Joseph’s coat of many colors, the narrator tells of his brothers’ jealousy of the garment, the father’s favoritism, and his dreams foretelling he would rule. Reservation line open weeknights 7-9 p.m. beginning Sep. 9. Evening shows begin at 8 p.m. and a Sunday matinee occurs at 3 p.m. Sept. 13-14, 20-22, 27-29. 8 p.m. $17 adults, $15 students.

music @ night

Fifth Season. Ed Gorse. Acoustic. 6 p.m.

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

Magic Tree. J.D. Eicher CD Release Party. Jim Ross performs. 7 p.m.

Mastropietro Winery. Uncharted Course. Variety. 7-10 p.m.

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

Saturday 14

Monthly: Birding the Sanctuary, Mill Creek Wildlife 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. Because of parking limitations, reservations must be made by calling Ford Nature Center prior to the event. Boots are required. Walk-ins will not be permitted. 8 a.m. Free.

Gardening Basics: Soils, Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-740-7116. A healthy garden begins with healthy soil. Start from the ground up by learning the essentials of soil, how to amend your garden, and what living organisms you need to create the best underground ecosystem for your plants. Call Fellows Riverside Gardens to register. 9:30-11 a.m. $16, $12.

Business Start-Up Workshop, Public Lirbary, Poland branch. The Library partners with SCORE, Counselors to America’s Small Business, in presenting this seminar. Are you thinking about starting a business in the near future or further down the road? Members of SCORE will address key topics for those considering beginning a business: start-up considerations, marketing, finances, and technology for business. The Business and Investment Center librarian will discuss the Library’s sources and services for business start-up and beyond. For adults. 10 a.m. Free.

Get Connected With Your eReader @ the Library, various branches; 330-744-8636. Bring your eReader to the Library and learn how to download eBooks from the Library’s Digital Catalog on their website. Space is limited. Call and ask for the branch by name to register. For adults. Poland, 10-11 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 14; Springfield, 3-4 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 14; Poland, 6-7 p.m., Monday, Sept. 16. 10-11 a.m. Free.

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. Free.

Saturday Movie Matinee, Public Library, Newport branch. Today features a Saturday matinee. Bring your own snacks and drinks to enjoy during the movie. Children age 7 and younger must be with an adult. Movie will be a newly released DVD rated G to PG-13. 11:30 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 14, 28. Free.

Sensory Story Time , Public Library, Boardman branch, Boardman; 330-744-8636. Join the library for a family story time for children of all ages with a sensory focus. This program is designed for children with different needs, including those with Autism, speech/language delays, cognitive impairments, AD/HD and other special needs and challenges. The library will enjoy books, music and sensory stations with a schedule board and double visuals. Children must attend with an adult. Registration is required. 2 p.m. Free.

YSU Penguins Football; 330-941-1YSU. The Penguins play Michigan State in an away game. 2 p.m.

A Vegan Dinner Made Easy, Public Library, Poland branch. In this one hour demonstration, certified raw chef Sam Anderson will show how to prepare a vegan dinner that is easy to make and serve. Dinner will include an appetizer, main dish, and dessert. Recipes and samples will be provided. For adults. 3 p.m. Free.

Sunset at the Farm, Mill Creek MetroParks Farm, Canfield; 330-740-7107. Don’t miss this end of summer celebration at the MetroParks Farm. Play old-fashioned games, visit with farm animals, explore a giant corn maze, sample cider and homemade apple butter, and ride a wagon pulled by draft horses. Bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on while you enjoy roasted marshmallows and entertainment around the campfire. Call Ford Nature Center for details. 5-8 p.m. Free.

The Matchmaker, Victorian Players, 702 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown; 330-746-5455. The Victorian Players will open their 22nd season with Thronton Wilder’s  “The Matchmaker.” Performances occur on weekends from Sept. 13-29. Evening performances occur at 7:30 p.m. with Sunday matinees at 2 p.m.. 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $12 for adults and $9 for students and seniors.

Monty Python’s Spamalot, Youngstown Playhouse, 600 Playhouse Lane, Youngstown; 330-788-8739. http://www.theyoungstownplayhouse.com.  A new musical lifted from the motion picture “Monty Python and the Holy Grail”, “Spamalot” retells the legend of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table, and features show girls, cows, killer rabbits, and the French Based on the book and lyrics by Eric Idle, with music by John Du Prez and Eric Idle. From the original screenplay by Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, and Michael Palin. Occurs Sept. 13-22. 7:30 p.m.

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Trumbull New Theatre, 5883 Youngstown Road, Niles; 330-652-1103. http://www.trumbullnewtheatre.com. Based on the Bible story of Joseph’s coat of many colors, the narrator tells of his brothers’ jealousy of the garment, the father’s favoritism, and his dreams foretelling he would rule. Reservation line open weeknights 7-9 p.m. beginning Sep. 9. Evening shows begin at 8 p.m. and a Sunday matinee occurs at 3 p.m. Sept. 13-14, 20-22, 27-29. 8 p.m. $17 adults, $15 students.

music @ night

Clark Bar. Save Yourself. 9 p.m.

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

Greene Eagle Winery. Jay Byrd. 7-10 p.m.

Mastropietro Winery. John Stipe. Classic rock, jazz, blues 7-10 p.m.

Sammy’s. Wet Lemon. 10 p.m.

Sunday 15

Green Cathedral Half Marathon/5k/Kids Fun Run, Wick Recreation Area, Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-702-3000. Mill Creek MetroParks will host the first “Green Cathedral Race” today. Features a competitive run, a fun run, or a leisurely scenic walk through Mill Creek Park. Includes children’s activities and entertainment such as a performance by the River’s Own band. Register online prior to Sept. 9 at http://www.gopherarun.com or visit http://www.millcreekmetroparks.org for a printable registration form and event details. Email Rikki Brammer at rikki@millcreekmetroparks.org for course description and event questions. 8 a.m.-noon. Half Marathon: advance registration $35; race day $40; 5k: advance registration $25; race day $30. Kids Fun Run (ages 10 and under) free.

Founders Day Open House, Arms Family Museum, 648 Wick Ave., Youngstown; 330-743-2589. The Mahoning Valley Historical Society is hosting a free Founders Day Open House at the Arms Family Museum on Sunday September 15th from 1-5 p.m., in celebration of the Society’s 138th anniversary.  The museum will be open for tours, the education staff will have indoor and outdoor games and activities for all ages and  Executive Director Bill Lawson will lead a historic walking tour of Wick Avenue at 1:30 p.m. Refreshments, including Good Humor ice cream bars, will be available. 1-5 p.m. Free.

Wick Avenue Walking Tour, Arms Family Museum, 648 Wick Ave., Youngstown; 330-743-2589. Bill Lawson, executive director of the Mahoning Valley Historical Society, will lead a historic walking tour of Wick Avenue today. The Wick Avenue neighborhood developed after the Civil War into Youngstown’s premier address during the late19th century. The city’s industrial and financial leaders built sprawling mansions surrounded by lush gardens and manicured lawns to share with their families and friends. Over the past century, Wick Avenue underwent a transition as cultural and educational institutions occupied or replaced many of the former mansions in this neighborhood. Commercial development also occurred as the central business district in downtown Youngstown expanded northward, and Youngstown State University grew to the north and west from the original YMCA collegiate building (now Jones Hall) at Wick and Lincoln avenues. Lawson will describe the street’s history during the tour. 1:30 p.m. Free.

Check into Chess, Public Library, Boardman branch. Join the library for chess this afternoon. If you would like to learn to play, they’ll be happy to teach you. For the whole family. 1:30 p.m. Free.

Lincoln Park and Youngstown’s Wilderness, Lincoln Park Pavilion, Lincoln Park Drive, Youngstown; 330-740-7107. This beautiful 59-acre park, owned and operated by the city of Youngstown, is home to the famous Council Rock, the legendary site of an 18th century native American Indian gathering. The hike will also include the 200 additional acres acquired several years ago, that is sometimes called “Youngstown’s Wilderness.” Wear old shoes for this hike along and within Dry Run, the creek that fills McKelvey Lake. Call Ford Nature Center to register by Sept. 14. Meet at Lincoln Park pavilion. This hike is very difficult due to creek walking, 4 to 5 miles. 2-3:30 p.m. Free.

Monty Python’s Spamalot, Youngstown Playhouse, 600 Playhouse Lane, Youngstown; 330-788-8739. http://www.theyoungstownplayhouse.com.  A new musical lifted from the motion picture “Monty Python and the Holy Grail”, “Spamalot” retells the legend of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table, and features show girls, cows, killer rabbits, and the French Based on the book and lyrics by Eric Idle, with music by John Du Prez and Eric Idle. From the original screenplay by Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, and Michael Palin. Occurs Sept. 13-22. 2:30 p.m.

3rd Annual Oktoberfest at the Saxon Club Pavilion, Saxon Club, 710 Meridian Road, Austintown; Features German food, beer, music and ethnic performances. Authentic German food will be be available for purchcase and “Homeplate” will be filming the segment for its upcoming TV season. 4-9 p.m.  Free.

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 visit http://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 visit http://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. Every 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 visit http://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.

Women’s Health Screenings: Joanie’s Promise Night,  The Joanie Abdu Comprehensive Breast Care Center, St. Elizabeth Health Center, 1044 Belmont Ave., Youngstown; 330-480-3151. Today will feature free health screenings, breast exams and mammograms. Joanie’s Promise Night is free and open to uninsured and underinsured women 40 to 64 years old who meet financial eligibility requirements. This event is among several that seek to fulfill Joanie’s Promise to provide breast care services to every woman who needs them. The program is funded by a grant from the HMHP Foundation. The largest fundraiser benefiting Joanie’s Promise is the Panerathon. Appointments are limited; call by Sept. 12. Onsite parking is free. 4:30-7 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 visit http://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.

Science of Brewing Fundraiser, Oh Wow, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown; contact Katie Seminara at 330-744-5914 or manager@ohwowkids.org for more information. Join OH WOW! after work to learn about the science of brewing. Features a variety of brew tastings by Great Lakes Brewing Company, Rust Belt Brewing Company, Joe Maxx Coffee, and local homebrews by Rick Blair, Adam Keck and Jason Cuddy. Pub fare is by O’Donold’s. Entertainment is by Hoss and The Juggernauts. Also features “Adult MAKE! Workshops” by OH WOW! and Mahoning Valley Historical Society. Proceeds benefit OH WOW! Call for more information. Cash bar (wine available). $50 single ticket or buy a six pack for $300.

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.

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. 7:30 p.m. Free.

Air Supply: Westminster College Celebrity Series, Orr Auditorium, Westminster College, New Wilmington, Pa.; 724-946-7354. The Westminster College Celebrity Series will present Air Supply tonight in Orr Auditorium. This quintessential adult contemporary duo, made up of Australian natives Graham Russell and Russell Hitchcock, shot to stardom in the 1980s. The duo met while rehearsing for “Jesus Christ Superstar” in Sydney in 1975. Five years later they were signed to Arista Records by music industry executive Clive Davis, and by the late 1980s they had performed for Prince Charles and Princess Diana. The duo’s hits “Lost in Love,” “All Out of Love,” “The One that You Love,” “Even the Nights are Better,” “Here I Am,” “Every Woman in the World,” and “Making Love Out of Nothing At All” have each achieved multimillion plays on the radio. Air Supply’s most recent album “Mumbo Jumbo” was produced in 2010 by Sean O’Dwyer (Pink Floyd, Randy Newman and Blink-182). In 2013, the duo continues to play more than 150 shows a year worldwide. The show is sponsored by Jameson Health System and Opis Asset Management LLC. 7:30 p.m. Tickets, starting at $35, are available from the Celebrity Series box office at 724-946-7354.  Visit http://www.westminster.edu/celebrity for additional information.

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 visit http://www.EosWholeFitness.com. 7-7:40 a.m. $7.

Laser Weekend 2013, Ward Beecher Planetarium, YSU, N. Phelps Street at Lincoln Avenue, Youngstown; 330-941-3616. Planetarium InfoLine: 330 941-1370. “Laser Weekend 2013” features a weekend of rock and roll music set to lasers in the Ward Beecher Planetarium. The schedule begins at 4 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 20 with the music of U2. Other programs include “Laser Vinyl” at 5 p.m.; “Beatles” at 6 p.m.; “Zeppelin” at 7 p.m.; “Dark Side of the Moon” at 8 p.m.; and “The Wall” at 9 p.m. On Saturday, Sept. 11, the schedule includes U2 at noon; “Beatles” at 1 p.m.; “Lasererto” at 2 p.m.; “Lasertropolis” at 3 p.m.; “U2“ at 4 p.m.; “Laser Vinyl” at 5 p.m.; “Beatles” at 6 p.m.;  “Zeppelin” at 7 p.m.; “Dark Side of the Moon” at 8 p.m. and “The Wall” at 9 p.m. Call to reserve. 4 p.m.-10 p.m. Free.

Blood Brothers, Top Hat/Fairview Arts and Outreach Center, 4220 Youngstown-Poland Road, Struthers; 330-750-0513. A woman with numerous children to support surrenders one of her new born twins to the childless woman for whom she cleans. The boys grow up streets apart, never learning the truth but becoming firm friends and falling in love with the same girl. One prospers while the other falls on hard times. A narrator warns that a price has to be paid for separating twins.  This show may not be suitable for small children. Occurs Sept. 20-21, 27-28, Oct. 4-5. 6:30 p.m. $27.50 (includes dinner).

The Matchmaker, Victorian Players, 702 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown; 330-746-5455. The Victorian Players will open their 22nd season with Thronton Wilder’s  “The Matchmaker.” Performances occur on weekends from Sept. 13-29. Evening performances occur at 7:30 p.m. with Sunday matinees at 2 p.m.. 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $12 for adults and $9 for students and seniors.

Monty Python’s Spamalot, Youngstown Playhouse, 600 Playhouse Lane, Youngstown; 330-788-8739. http://www.theyoungstownplayhouse.com.  A new musical lifted from the motion picture “Monty Python and the Holy Grail”, “Spamalot” retells the legend of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table, and features show girls, cows, killer rabbits, and the French Based on the book and lyrics by Eric Idle, with music by John Du Prez and Eric Idle. From the original screenplay by Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, and Michael Palin. Occurs Sept. 13-22. 7:30 p.m.

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Trumbull New Theatre, 5883 Youngstown Road, Niles; 330-652-1103. http://www.trumbullnewtheatre.com. Based on the Bible story of Joseph’s coat of many colors, the narrator tells of his brothers’ jealousy of the garment, the father’s favoritism, and his dreams foretelling he would rule. Reservation line open weeknights 7-9 p.m. beginning Sep. 9. Evening shows begin at 8 p.m. and a Sunday matinee occurs at 3 p.m. Sept. 13-14, 20-22, 27-29. 8 p.m. $17 adults, $15 students.

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 at http://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.

Laser Weekend 2013, Ward Beecher Planetarium, YSU, N. Phelps Street at Lincoln Avenue, Youngstown; 330-941-3616. Planetarium InfoLine: 330 941-1370. “Laser Weekend 2013” features a weekend of rock and roll music set to lasers in the Ward Beecher Planetarium. The schedule begins at 4 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 20 with the music of U2. Other programs include “Laser Vinyl” at 5 p.m.; “Beatles” at 6 p.m.; “Zeppelin” at 7 p.m.; “Dark Side of the Moon” at 8 p.m.; and “The Wall” at 9 p.m. On Saturday, Sept. 11, the schedule includes U2 at noon; “Beatles” at 1 p.m.; “Lasererto” at 2 p.m.; “Lasertropolis” at 3 p.m.; “U2“ at 4 p.m.; “Laser Vinyl” at 5 p.m.; “Beatles” at 6 p.m.;  “Zeppelin” at 7 p.m.; “Dark Side of the Moon” at 8 p.m. and “The Wall” at 9 p.m. Call to reserve. Noon-10 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.

YSU Penguins Football, Stambaugh Stadium, YSU, FIfth Avenue at Grant Street, Youngstown; 330-941-1YSU. The Penguins play Dusquene. 4 p.m. $19, $15, $9, $7.

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.

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.

Blood Brothers, Top Hat/Fairview Arts and Outreach Center, 4220 Youngstown-Poland Road, Struthers; 330-750-0513. A woman with numerous children to support surrenders one of her new born twins to the childless woman for whom she cleans. The boys grow up streets apart, never learning the truth but becoming firm friends and falling in love with the same girl. One prospers while the other falls on hard times. A narrator warns that a price has to be paid for separating twins.  This show may not be suitable for small children. Occurs Sept. 20-21, 27-28, Oct. 4-5. 6:30 p.m. $27.50 (includes dinner).

The Matchmaker, Victorian Players, 702 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown; 330-746-5455. The Victorian Players will open their 22nd season with Thronton Wilder’s  “The Matchmaker.” Performances occur on weekends from Sept. 13-29. Evening performances occur at 7:30 p.m. with Sunday matinees at 2 p.m.. 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $12 for adults and $9 for students and seniors.

Monty Python’s Spamalot, Youngstown Playhouse, 600 Playhouse Lane, Youngstown; 330-788-8739. http://www.theyoungstownplayhouse.com.  A new musical lifted from the motion picture “Monty Python and the Holy Grail”, “Spamalot” retells the legend of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table, and features show girls, cows, killer rabbits, and the French Based on the book and lyrics by Eric Idle, with music by John Du Prez and Eric Idle. From the original screenplay by Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, and Michael Palin. Occurs Sept. 13-22. 7:30 p.m.

Youngstown Symphony Opening Concert, De Yor Center, 260 W. Federal St., Youngstown; 330-744-0264.  http://www.youngstownsymphony.com.  Features “Glinka: Russian and Ludmilla Overture”; “Dorman: Cello Concerto ft. Inbal Segev, cellist; and “Beethoven: Symphony No. 7, Op. 96, A major.”Concerto commission underwritten by The Youngstown Area Jewish Federation. Call for tickets or visit the website to place reservations. 8 p.m.

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Trumbull New Theatre, 5883 Youngstown Road, Niles; 330-652-1103. http://www.trumbullnewtheatre.com. Based on the Bible story of Joseph’s coat of many colors, the narrator tells of his brothers’ jealousy of the garment, the father’s favoritism, and his dreams foretelling he would rule. Reservation line open weeknights 7-9 p.m. beginning Sep. 9. Evening shows begin at 8 p.m. and a Sunday matinee occurs at 3 p.m. Sept. 13-14, 20-22, 27-29. 8 p.m. $17 adults, $15 students.

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. 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 at http://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.

Monty Python’s Spamalot, Youngstown Playhouse, 600 Playhouse Lane, Youngstown; 330-788-8739. http://www.theyoungstownplayhouse.com.  A new musical lifted from the motion picture “Monty Python and the Holy Grail”, “Spamalot” retells the legend of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table, and features show girls, cows, killer rabbits, and the French Based on the book and lyrics by Eric Idle, with music by John Du Prez and Eric Idle. From the original screenplay by Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, and Michael Palin. Occurs Sept. 13-22. 2:30 p.m.

Monday 23

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

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.

Congrats, Canfield Top Readers!, Public Library, Canfield branch. Celebrate Canfield’s summer top readers. Mingle, chat and enjoy refreshments. For school-age children. 6:30 p.m. free.

Genealogy for Beginners, Main Library, Youngstown. Begin your journey at Main, where you will learn how to cultivate your family tree. Library resources will be described and demonstrated. For adults. 6:30 p.m. Free.

Weekly: Youngstown Executive Toastmasters 408 Meeting, Shepherd of the Valley, 301 W. Western Reserve Rd 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.

Tuesday 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.

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.

Heath and Wellness Walk, MetroParks Farm, Canfield; 330-702-3000. Meet at MetroParks Bikeway Trailhead at MetroParks Farm. Easy rating, 2 or 4 miles. 6-7 p.m. Free.

Family Story Time: Art Appreciation, Main Library, Youngstown. Stories and activities for budding artists. Come to listen and create. 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.

Monthly: Audubon Society/Mahoning Valley, MetroParks Farm, Canfield; 330-702-3000. Judy Semroc, conservation specialist with Cleveland Museum of Natural History, will speak about where to look for birds based on their food preferences. Particulars will include plant species, the insects that use them, and the birds that feed upon them. Held at MetroParks Farm. 7-8:30 p.m. Free.

Wednesday 25

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.

Trumbull Town Hall Celebrity Series Presents Steven Bogard and Cass Warner, W.D. Packard Music Hall, 1703 Mahoning Ave., Warren; 330-841-2619. http://www.packardmusichall.com. Bogart is the son of Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall and Warner is the grandaughter of Harry Warner. The duo will speak on old Hollywood. Warner will show excerpts from her documentary, “The Brothers Warner.” 10:30 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: 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. 25: “Piano Studio Recital.” 12:15 p.m. Free.

Appy Hour for Kids, Austintown Public Library, Austintown. This presentation on iPad apps is for an audience of school-age kids, parents, teachers, and other adults who have an interest in being introduced to learning apps for kids in kindergarten to fourth grade. Children must be accompanied by an adult. 6-7 p.m. Free.

Mad Hatter Party, Public Library, Newport branch, Youngstown. Join as the Library honors its Summer Reading Club top readers from Brownlee Woods, Campbell, East, Newport, West and Struthers libraries with a pre-Mad Hatter Day Celebration based on the classic “Alice in Wonderland.” Enjoy a wonderland of silly games, activities and stories. Design a zany hat craft. Light refreshments will be served. Call 330.744.8636 and ask for the Newport Library to register. For school-age children. 6 p.m. Free.

Show What You Know: Jewelry, Public Library, Newport branch; to register, call 330-744-8636. Learn the technique of arranging beads into a one of a kind necklace. Bring your own beads and clasp. All other materials will be provided. A sample will be on display during the month of September. Call to register. 7 p.m. Free.

Cirque Musica, Covelli Centre, 229 E. Front St., Youngstown; 330-746-5600. http://www.covellicentre.com. Cirque Musica blends circus acrobatiics with symphonic music. The Youngstown Symphony will perform. 7 p.m., Sept. 25-26. $49.50, $39.50, $25.

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.

music @ night

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

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

Thursday 26

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. Meets every Thursday for walking and socializing. 9:30-11:30 a.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: 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.

A Night of Inspiration with Brian Blasko at the Ford, De Yor Center, 260 W. Federal St., Youngstown; 330-744-0264.  http://www.youngstownsymphony.com. Motivational program offered by Brian Blasko invites guests to discover and maximize their personal potential. Blasko will share strategies for successful leadership and personal growth. Call for tickets. 7:30 p.m.

Parmalee and Rachel Farley, Stambaugh Auditorium, 1000 Fifth, Youngstown; 330-259-0555 or e-mail Boxoffice@stambaughauditorium.com and http://www.stambaughauditorium.com. 7:30 p.m.

music @ night

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

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

Friday 27

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: Maple, Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-740-7116. Start your morning with a brisk walk in the Gardens. Return to the Garden Café to enjoy a light breakfast and listen to interesting facts about trees. Call Fellows Riverside Gardens to register. 8:30-10 a.m. $9, $7.

Family Garden Friday, Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-740-7116. Every Friday, now through September, features a trip to the Family Garden at Fellows Riverside Gardens for a hands-on garden. Each week participants who drop-in will participate in activates centered on gardening with children. Learn about vegetables with “Eat Your Colors,” see which insect is the “Bug of the Week,” all while participating in “Let’s Move” the National Campaign that promotes healthy kids in our community. Call Fellows Riverside Gardens for information. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Blood Brothers, Top Hat/Fairview Arts and Outreach Center, 4220 Youngstown-Poland Road, Struthers; 330-750-0513. A woman with numerous children to support surrenders one of her new born twins to the childless woman for whom she cleans. The boys grow up streets apart, never learning the truth but becoming firm friends and falling in love with the same girl. One prospers while the other falls on hard times. A narrator warns that a price has to be paid for separating twins.  This show may not be suitable for small children. Occurs Sept. 20-21, 27-28, Oct. 4-5. 6:30 p.m. $27.50 (includes dinner).

The Matchmaker, Victorian Players, 702 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown; 330-746-5455. The Victorian Players will open their 22nd season with Thronton Wilder’s  “The Matchmaker.” Performances occur on weekends from Sept. 13-29. Evening performances occur at 7:30 p.m. with Sunday matinees at 2 p.m.. 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $12 for adults and $9 for students and seniors.

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Trumbull New Theatre, 5883 Youngstown Road, Niles; 330-652-1103. http://www.trumbullnewtheatre.com. Based on the Bible story of Joseph’s coat of many colors, the narrator tells of his brothers’ jealousy of the garment, the father’s favoritism, and his dreams foretelling he would rule. Reservation line open weeknights 7-9 p.m. beginning Sep. 9. Evening shows begin at 8 p.m. and a Sunday matinee occurs at 3 p.m. Sept. 13-14, 20-22, 27-29. 8 p.m. $17 adults, $15 students.

Cirque Musica, Covelli Centre, 229 E. Front St., Youngstown; 330-746-5600. http://www.covellicentre.com. Cirque Musica blends circus acrobatiics with symphonic music. The Youngstown Symphony will perform. 7 p.m., Sept. 25-26. $49.50, $39.50, $25.

music @ night

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

Green Eagle Winery. John Reese. 7-11 p.m.

Magic Tree. Double Shot. 9 p.m.

Mastropietro Winery. John Morton Duo. 7-10 p.m.

Nelson Ledges. Badfish Weekend.

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

Vintage Estate. John Grahovac. 8-11 p.m.

Saturday 28

Bird Walks, Newport Wetlands, Mill Creek MetroParks Boardman; 330-702-3000. Join Certified Volunteer Naturalist Nancy Brundage to look to see who is here. Bring binoculars. Meet at Newport Wetlands. Easy rating, less than 1 mile. 9 a.m. Free.

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. Free.

Creating a Business Plan, Public Library, Poland branch. Are you thinking about starting a business in the near future or further down the road? Are you taking those first steps to creating a home-based business or a business located on the web or at a brick and mortar location? If so, you’ll want to join the Business and Investment Center and SCORE, Counselors to America’s Small Business, for this workshop. Members of SCORE will address key topics for beginning a business and Stuart Gibbs, the Business and Investment Center librarian, will discuss the Library’s sources and services for business start-up and beyond. For adults. 10 a.m. Free.

Autumn Plant Sale, Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-740-7116. Ornamental cabbage, gourds, pumpkins, chrysanthemums, plus a large variety of spring blooming bulbs will be for sale at Fellows Riverside Gardens. Call for more information. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free.

Bounding With Butterflies, Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-740-7116. This is the last of three classes focused on garden creatures. Today features the butterfly, Children ages 3-5 will enjoy learning about and looking for butterflies, read a story together, and create beautiful butterfly art. Call Fellows Riverside Gardens to register. 11 a.m. $12, $10.

Hispanic Heritage Celebration, Main Library, Youngstown; 330-740-6086. Bring the family and see the Market Street Muppets perform at 11:30 a.m. at Main Library. There will be additional activities and story time. Sponsored by the Hispanice Heritage Community Planning Committee. 11:30 a.m. Free.

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.

Tremendous Trees, Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-740-7116. Leafy trees have kept people cool all summer long. In the class, children ages 6 and up will discuss the importance of trees and their uses, identify trees in the gardens, and create their own tree field guide to take home. Call Fellows Riverside Gardens to register. 1:30-3 p.m. $12, $10.

YSU Penguins Football; 330-941-1YSU. The Penguins play Southern Illinois in an away game. 4 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.

Blood Brothers, Top Hat/Fairview Arts and Outreach Center, 4220 Youngstown-Poland Road, Struthers; 330-750-0513. A woman with numerous children to support surrenders one of her new born twins to the childless woman for whom she cleans. The boys grow up streets apart, never learning the truth but becoming firm friends and falling in love with the same girl. One prospers while the other falls on hard times. A narrator warns that a price has to be paid for separating twins.  This show may not be suitable for small children. Occurs Sept. 20-21, 27-28, Oct. 4-5. 6:30 p.m. $27.50 (includes dinner).

Weekly: 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.

The Matchmaker, Victorian Players, 702 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown; 330-746-5455. The Victorian Players will open their 22nd season with Thronton Wilder’s  “The Matchmaker.” Performances occur on weekends from Sept. 13-29. Evening performances occur at 7:30 p.m. with Sunday matinees at 2 p.m.. 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $12 for adults and $9 for students and seniors.

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Trumbull New Theatre, 5883 Youngstown Road, Niles; 330-652-1103. http://www.trumbullnewtheatre.com. Based on the Bible story of Joseph’s coat of many colors, the narrator tells of his brothers’ jealousy of the garment, the father’s favoritism, and his dreams foretelling he would rule. Reservation line open weeknights 7-9 p.m. beginning Sep. 9. Evening shows begin at 8 p.m. and a Sunday matinee occurs at 3 p.m. Sept. 13-14, 20-22, 27-29. 8 p.m. $17 adults, $15 students.

music @ night

Back Yard. Following June. 9 p.m.

Cricket’s. Poobah. Rock. 10 p.m.

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

Marguerita’s. Richard Boston. 7-10 p.m.

Mastropietro Winery. Sound Around Town. Variety. 7-10 p.m.

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

Nelson Ledges. Badfish Weekend.

Sunday 29

Ongoing: Yoga Basics, Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown; 330-740-7116. Learn the basics of yoga taught by Karres Cvetkovich. Experience the release of mental and physical tensions that act as powerful barriers to enjoying life. Gift certificates are available. Call Fellows Riverside Gardens to register. 9-10 a.m. $10 per session.

Autumn Plant Sale, Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-740-7116. Ornamental cabbage, gourds, pumpkins, chrysanthemums, plus a large variety of spring blooming bulbs will be for sale at Fellows Riverside Gardens. Call for more information. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free.

Digital Scavenger Hunt, Ford Nature Center, Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-740-7107. Check in at Ford Nature Center to get a list of nature items to track down and document with a digital camera or phone. Everyone is welcome; especially recommended for families with older children. Easy-moderate rating, miles are up to you. 2-4 p.m. Free.

The Matchmaker, Victorian Players, 702 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown; 330-746-5455. The Victorian Players will open their 22nd season with Thronton Wilder’s  “The Matchmaker.” Performances occur on weekends from Sept. 13-29. Evening performances occur at 7:30 p.m. with Sunday matinees at 2 p.m.. 2 p.m. Tickets are $12 for adults and $9 for students and seniors.

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Trumbull New Theatre, 5883 Youngstown Road, Niles; 330-652-1103. http://www.trumbullnewtheatre.com. Based on the Bible story of Joseph’s coat of many colors, the narrator tells of his brothers’ jealousy of the garment, the father’s favoritism, and his dreams foretelling he would rule. Reservation line open weeknights 7-9 p.m. beginning Sep. 9. Evening shows begin at 8 p.m. and a Sunday matinee occurs at 3 p.m. Sept. 13-14, 20-22, 27-29. 3 p.m. $17 adults, $15 students.

Monday 30

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.

Ongoinga: Stressercise Class: Low Impact Exercise For The Body and Mind, YWCA of Youngstown, 25 W. Rayen Ave., Youngstown; visit http://www.stressercise.com to register. Call for more information. Occurs 5-6 p.m. Mondays through Wednesdays and 9:30-10:30 a.m. on Saturdays. 5-6 p.m. $2.

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.

Author Matthew Good, 8387 Tod Ave., Boardman; 330-360-5218 or marmel21@live.com. Tonight’s weight management event features dietician and author Matthew Good of Good Health Industries. Good, who specializes in weight management and obesity reversal services, will be speaking about five steps to losing weight without will-power. Refreshments and healthy snacks will be provided. Each attendee will receive a copy of his book, “Zero Resistance Weight Loss.” Call for more information. 7 p.m. Free.

Weekly: Seraphim Chorus, Boardman United Methodist Church, 6809 Market St., Boardman; for more information call the director, Kris Harper at 330-707-2144. Every Monday. 7:30 p.m.

Weekly: Co-Dependents Anonymous, Prince of Peace Church, 2985 Center Road, Poland; 330-743-3768. This 12-step recovery program for individuals in codependent relationships. Every Monday. 7:30 p.m.

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