Calendar (Week 1-4) Oct. 1-31

Tuesday 1

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, Oct. 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29; Boardman, 10 a.m., Fri., Oct. 11, 25; Canfield, 10 a.m., Monday, Oct. 14; Main, 10 a.m., Sat., Oct. 12; Poland, 10 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 2, 9, 16, 23.

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. 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 2 

Ongoing: Health & Wellness Walks, various locations, Mill Creek MetroParks; 330-702-3000. Oct. 2—Meet at MetroParks Bikeway Trailhead at Kirk Road. Moderate rating, 2 or 4 miles; Oct. 8—Meet at Golf Course overflow parking lot on West Golf Drive. Easy rating, 1 or 3 miles; Oct. 16—Meet at Ford Nature Center. Moderate rating, 4 miles; Oct. 22—Meet at MetroParks Bikeway Trailhead at MetroParks Farm. Moderate rating, 2 or 4 miles. Occurs Oct. 2, 8, 16, 22. Occurs Tuesdays, 6 p.m. and Wednesdays, 9 a.m.  9 a.m. Free.

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, Oct. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; Boardman, 10 a.m., Wednesday, Oct.  2, 9, 16, 23, 30; Canfield, 10 a.m., Wednesday, Oct.  2, 9, 16, 23, 30; Main, 11 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 12; Newport, 10:30 a.m., Friday, Oct. 4, 11, 18, 25; Poland, 10 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31. 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, Oct. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; Boardman, 10 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29; Canfield, 10 a.m., Tuesday,  Oct. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29; Newport, 10:30 a.m., Tuesday,  Oct.10, 24; Main, 10 a.m., Thursday,  Oct. 3; Poland, 1 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29. 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. Occurs October 2, 9, 16, 23, 30. 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.

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

Magic Tree. Steve Vuich. Open mike. 9 p.m.

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 3

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

Friday 4 

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. Oct. 4 and 18. 10 a.m.–noon. Free.

Clare Bridge Benefit Dinner For Alzheimer’s Association, Clare Bridge Austintown, 420 S. Canfield Niles Road, Austintown; 330-270-1448. Clare Bridge of Austintown will host today’s fish fry to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association. Tickets are available in advance or at the door. Tickets include fish, two sides, roll and dessert. Eat in or carry out available. Noon-7 p.m. $8.

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 Oct. 4-5. 6:30 p.m. $27.50 (includes dinner).

Young Frankenstein the Musical, Stage Left Players, Outreach Center, 234 E. Lincoln, Lisbon; 330-424-5093. stageleftplayers.org. Evening performances are 7 p.m. with a 2 p.m. matinee on Sunday, Oct. 13 and 20. Oct. 4-5, 11-12, 18-20.   7 p.m. $12, $10.

music @ night 

Cedar’s. Ralph Rich, Baroque Monody, Harnessing the Sun. 10 p.m.

Crickets. Army of Two. Rock. 10 p.m.

Donna’s Diner. Steve Vuich. 5 p.m.

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

McMenany’s. Groove Clinic.  Dance music. 9 p.m.

Mastropietro Winery. David and Henner 7-10 p.m.

Saturday 5

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. Occurs Oct. 5 and 12. 9 a.m. Free.

Weekly: Northside Farmers Market, First Unitarian Universalist Church, 1105 Elm St., Youngstown. Features fresh produce, meats, coffees, tea, baked goods for sale, recipes, samples, cooking demonstrations and tastings. Occurs every Saturday from February through December. The market accepts WIC farmers’ market coupons for produce and EBT Direction Cards. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Free.

Ongoing: Farm Tours, 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. Occurs Oct. 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27. Saturdays, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.;  Sundays, 1-4 p.m. 11 a.m .-2 p.m. Suggested donation: $2/person, $5/family.

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, Oct. 5, 19. 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.

Vampire Ball 2013, The Cellar, 162 S. Bridge St., Struthers; 330-550-4000. Hairy Katt Productions and Pannutti Productions will present The Nightmare, an Alice Cooper tribute band.  M,C Hairy George will host the event and Mistress Vivian and her minions will be making a special appearance. Each paid admission affords a chance to win tickets to three local haunted houses. A portion of the evening’s proceeds will be donated to the Red Cross of the Mahoning Valley. This event is brought to by Halloween Mania, Unique Biker, Lipson O’Shea Legal Group and Zombie Skin. 7 p.m.-1 a.m. $5.

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 Oct. 4-5. 6:30 p.m. $27.50 (includes dinner).

Young Frankenstein the Musical, Stage Left Players, Outreach Center, 234 E. Lincoln, Lisbon; 330-424-5093. stageleftplayers.org. Evening performances are 7 p.m. with a 2 p.m. matinee on Sunday, Oct. 13 and 20. Oct. 4-5, 11-12, 18-20.   7 p.m. $12, $10.

50 Shades: the Musical… The Original Parody, De Yor Center, 260 W. Federal St., Youngstown; 330-744-0264.  http://www.youngstownsymphony.com. Produced by Marshall Cordell, Albert Samuels and Emily Dorezas and based on the novel “50 Shades of Grey,”this show features dance numbers, 11 original songs, and live band backing the performance.7:30 p.m. $49, $32, $25.

music @ night 

Backyard Bar and Grill. Glitter Pig. 9 p.m.

Downtown Coffee Cafe. Crossroads. Blues. 9 p.m.

Fireplace. Total Package Band. Dance music. 9 p.m.

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

Greene Eagle Winery. Trilogy. 7 p.m.

Jack Perry’s Gastropub. Guys Without Ties. Variety.  9 p.m.

Kensington Golf Club. Leanne Binder. 8 p.m.

McMenamy’s.  Haymaker. Dance music. 9:30 p.m.

The Manor. Frank Castellano. Singer/songwriter. 7 p.m.

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

Mocha House. Just Matt. Acoustic. 6:30 p.m.

Papa’s. Edison’s Medicine. Rock. 9 p.m.

Sunday 6

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. Occurs Oct. 6, 13, 20, 27. 9-10 a.m. $10 per session.

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

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

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

Silent Auction to Benefit Animals, Christ Episcopal Church, 2627 Atlantic St. NE, Warren; 330-330-8166.  Features food, raffles, and an auction with 150 items. Today also features an appearance by Miss Ohio. Noon-4 p.m. $5.

Niles Cemetery Walk with Wendell Lauth, Niles Cemetery at the corner of Niles-Cortland Road (State Route 46) and Vienna Avenue, Niles; for more information or to register, visit the Library or call 330-652-1704 ext. 212. Join local historian Wendell Lauth as he takes you on a walking tour visiting grave sites at the Niles Union Cemetery where you will learn about the some of the prominent citizens who once lived in Niles. Included in the tour are the grave sites of President William McKinley’s sister, Abigail, Harry Stevens, the Harris Brothers, Pioneer families and a famous murderer who committed his deadly crime on Christmas Eve in the late 1800’s. Meets at the entrance to the Niles Cemetery. Be sure to wear comfortable shoes and clothing, and bring a flashlight. 5-6:30 p.m. Free.

Monday 7

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: Pilates Basics, Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown; 330-740-7116. Work on toning and shaping with Certified Fitness Trainer Angela Lubonovich. Core strength, alignment, and breathing are emphasized as the group moves with awareness to develop a long and lean physique. Bring a mat and water. Call for information. Occurs Oct. 7, 14, 21, 28. 6:30-7:30 p.m. $10 per session.

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 8

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.

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.

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 9

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: Don Cockroft, Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County, Main Library; 330-740-6086. Don Cockroft, Cleveland Browns player during the memorable Kardiac Kids days, will spin tales of those exciting football games when he presents at Main Library’s Lunch and Learn and at an author event at Boardman Library on Wednesday, Oct.r 9. Cockroft is the author of, “The 1980 Kardiac Kids – Our Untold Stories.” His bio notes: “Don Cockroft, one of the last double-duty kickers in the NFL, was the Browns punter for nine seasons and place kicker during his entire 13 year NFL career with the Browns. Cockroft’s final year would be the heart-pounding season of the 1980 Kardiac Kids. It was this amazing season and this one extraordinary football team which motivated him to write this book.” Browns fans will want to meet Cockroft at either of these two author events. For more information: http://www.libraryvisit.org/Cockroft. Noon-1 p.m. 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. 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.

Susan Averre: Speaking with Spirit,  SCOPE Building, 220 W. Market St, Warren; 330-792-0486. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., program begins at 7 p.m. $5.

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.

The Tenors: Westminster College Celebrity Series, Orr Auditorium, Westminster College, New Wilmington, Pa.;  724-946-7354 Westminster College Celebrity Series will present The Tenors in Orr Auditorium. Since their inception five years ago, The Tenors (also known as the Canadian Tenors) have been entertaining audiences around the world with their powerful voices  and memorable melodies. Their blend of classical music and contemporary pop has garnered them international success. In their short career, they have performed on “The Oprah Winfrey Show” with Celine Dion; at the live broadcast of the 2011 Emmy Awards in Los Angeles; at the opening ceremonies of Vancouver’s 2010 Olympics; and for the NBA, MLB, and NHL All-Star Games. They  have also shared a private tea with Her Majesty The Queen and performed during her Diamond Jubilee. They have shared the stage with Sarah McLachlan, Neil Young, Paul Anka, Justin Bieber, Paul McCartney, Brian McKnight, David Foster, and Natalie Cole among others, in venues from Bangkok to London, and New York to Israel.  The group’s latest tour, “Lead With Your Heart,” continues to take them to venues around the world – from South Africa to Canada and across the United States.  They have been hailed as musical ambassadors and Canada’s national treasure. 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.

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. Brooklyn 232. Jazz. 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Magic Tree. Steve Vuich. Open stage. 8 p.m.

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

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

Thursday 10

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.

Grand Opening: Common Wealth Kitchen Incubator, 907 Elm St., Youngstown; 330-518-6970. Common Wealth will host a grand opening celebration for its new Common Wealth Kitchen Incubator. The night will feature food and drink from local food vendors, bakers, wineries and breweries, live music and a raffle. Ben Shapiro, incubator manager, will give tours of the facility and make pizza in the incubator’s pizza oven.  A cash bar will be available in the space that is slated to become the Elm Street Café, a future coffee, smoothie and lunch restaurant. All proceeds benefit the Elm Street Café. The Common Wealth Kitchen Incubator is a shared-use commercial kitchen that aims to lower the cost of starting or expanding local food businesses. It seeks to enable job creation and growth for people working with food they love, help tackle issues of food security and promote economic development in Northeast Ohio. 6-10 p.m. $30.

Watercolors at the Gardens: An Evening with Gary Bukovnik, Fellows Riverside gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-740-7116. Meet artist Gary Bukovnik at this fundraiser that supports permanent art at the Gardens. Enjoy quality food and drink, witness the unveiling of a special commissioned piece for the Gardens, and get the chance to bid on original watercolors. Call Fellows Riverside Gardens for more information. 6:30-9:30 p.m. $100 and up.

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.

Lewis Black, Stambaugh Auditorium, 1000 Fifth Ave., Youngstown; 330-259-0555. 8 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 10.

music @ night 

Bill’s Place. Hubcap Hunter. 11 p.m.

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

Imbibe. Martini tasting. 8:30 p.m.

Los Gallos/Howland. Frank Castellano. Singer/songwriter. 7 p.m.

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

Friday 11

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.

Creative Crafting Celebration, Public Library, Brownlee Woods branch, Youngstown; 330-744-8636.  Join for a super-fantastic, just can’t be missed after-school Make-N-Take Craft Celebration! The Library will supply the materials and you may come in as you like between 3 and 5 p.m. to make a variety of craft projects, from paper projects to jewelry to simple crafts made from recyclables. This program is for the whole family, but because of small pieces the Library asks that all children under the age of 7 are accompanied by an adult. 3-5 p.m. Free.

Young Frankenstein the Musical, Stage Left Players, Outreach Center, 234 E. Lincoln, Lisbon; 330-424-5093. stageleftplayers.org. Evening performances are 7 p.m. with a 2 p.m. matinee on Sunday, Oct. 13 and 20. Oct. 4-5, 11-12, 18-20.   7 p.m. $12, $10.

music @ night 

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

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

Green Eagle Winery. Bucky. 7 p.m.

Imbibe. Nonprofit fundraiser night. 8:30 p.m.

Vintage Estate. Christine Witt and Bobby Fritz. 8 p.m.

Saturday 12

Birding the Sanctuary, Mill Creek MetroParks, Boardman; 330-702-3000. 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. Boots are a must. Because of parking limitations, reservations must be made by calling Ford Nature Center by 5 p.m. Oct. 11.  No walk ins will be permitted. 8 a.m. Free.

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. Occurs Oct. 5 and 12. 9 a.m. Free.

Gary Bukovnik Watercolor Class, Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown; 330-740-7116.  Have fun and express your connection to plants as artist Gary Bukovnik conducts a workshop demonstrating his watercolor technique. Encouragement by Gary and painting supplies will be available for students. 9:30-11:30 a.m.  $30 (FFRG member $25)

Ladies Day with the Business and Investment Center, Public Library, 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. 9:30 a.m. Free.

Craft Show to Benefit Animals, Christ Episcopal Church, 2627 Atlantic St. NE, Warren; 330-330-8166.  Features food, raffles, and an auction.10 a.m.-4 p.m. $2.

Weekly: Northside Farmers Market, First Unitarian Universalist Church, 1105 Elm St., Youngstown. Features fresh produce, meats, coffees, tea, baked goods for sale, recipes, samples, cooking demonstrations and tastings. Occurs every Saturday from February through December. The market accepts WIC farmers’ market coupons for produce and EBT Direction Cards. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Free.

Gluten-Fred Diet Lecture, A Moment for Me Yoga and Wellness Studio, 8309 High St. NE, Howland Township; 330-568-0419. A Moment for Me Yoga and Wellness Studio will hold a workshop on gluten-free diets and life style. The talk will be offered by Karen France, who has Celiac disease which makes her intolerant to gluten.   France will provide tips for eating foods without gluten. Samples will be available. Call to register. 1-2:30 p.m. $15.

Masquerade at the Mill, Lanterman’s Mill, Mill Creek MetroParks, 330-702-3000. Experience The Legend of Sleepy Hollow at Lanterman’s Mill as you enjoy food, adult beverages and “mood” music. Tarot card readings, fortune tellers and much more will keep you in suspense all evening. Come dressed mysteriously elegant. Attendance is limited, age 21 and over. For more information, visit http://www.millcreekmetroparks.org or call 330-702-3000. 6:30–10 p.m. $65 per person.

Young Frankenstein the Musical, Stage Left Players, Outreach Center, 234 E. Lincoln, Lisbon; 330-424-5093. stageleftplayers.org. Evening performances are 7 p.m. with a 2 p.m. matinee on Sunday, Oct. 13 and 20. Oct. 4-5, 11-12, 18-20.   7 p.m. $12, $10.

music @ night 

Clark Bar. Fringe. 9 p.m.

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

Goodie’s Night Club. Total Package Band. 9:30 p.m.

Greene Eagle Winery. Tim Drummond. 7-10 p.m.

Ice House Inn. Huckin Fillbillies. 10 p.m.

Imbibe. Oktoberfest.

Kensington Golf Club. John Reese Project. Jazz. 8:30 p.m.

Little Wing Cafe. Guys Without Ties. 9 p.m.

The Manor. Teddy Pantelas, Zach Economos. Jazz. 7 p.m.

Sunday 13

Young Frankenstein the Musical, Stage Left Players, Outreach Center, 234 E. Lincoln, Lisbon; 330-424-5093. stageleftplayers.org. Evening performances are 7 p.m. with a 2 p.m. matinee on Sunday, Oct. 13 and 20. Oct. 4-5, 11-12, 18-20.   2 p.m. $12, $10.

Monday 14

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.

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., Oct. 14, 28. 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.

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.

Community Informational Meeting on Gas and Oil/Pipeline Development, Crestview Performing Arts Center, 44100 Crestview Road, Columbiana; 330-482-3822. The Columbiana Area Chamber of Commerce will host tonight’s meeting. Speakers include: Jason Wilson, from the governor’s office of Appalachia Director; Tim Ross, Governor’s Office Eastern Ohio regional liaison; Tim Weigle, Columbiana County commissioner; Barry Miner, Fairfield Township trustee; Bluegrass Pipeline and Hilcorp Energy. 7 p.m. Free.

Tuesday 15

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.

Meet Jay Asher, Public Library, Austintown and Poland branches; 330-744-8636. Join Teen Xtreme to meet and greet New York Times bestselling author Jay Asher, author of the award-winning young adult novel, “Thirteen Reasons Why.” Asher has also co-written “The Future of Us” with fellow young adult author Carolyn Mackler. Light refreshments will be provided; registration is limited and begins on Sept. 1. Call the Library at 330-744-8636 or register online on the TeenXtreme home page at http://www.libraryvisit. org/teens. For teens in grades 7-12. Sponsored by the Associated School Employees Credit Union (ASECU). Austintown, 9 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 15; Poland, noon, Tuesday, Oct. 15 and Poland, 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 15. 9 a.m. Free.

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: Green Man Mask, Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown; 330-740-7116. Get creative as Lynn Cardwell leads you in the construction of a “green man” mask for your home or garden. As you work with the clay, learn about folklore related to the green man. The clay project will be glazed, fired, and ready for pick-up in approximately four weeks. Call Fellows Riverside Gardens to register. 5:30-8 p.m. $39 (FFRG member $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.

Warren Civic Music Presents Brian Roman, W.D. Packard Music Hall, 1703 Mahoning Ave., Warren; 330-841-2619. http://www.packardmusichall.com. Brian Roman will perform the classics as part of the Warren Civic Music’s 2013-14 season. call for tickets. 7:30 p.m. $35, $5 (students).

Wednesday 16

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.

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. Chuck Gisewhite and Ron Infante. Open stage. 7 p.m.

Magic Tree. Steve Vuich. Open mike. 8 p.m.

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

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

Thursday 17 

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: 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.

Styx and Kansas, Covelli Centre, 229 E. Front St., Youngstown; 330-746-5600. http://www.covellicentre.com. 8 p.m. $37, $58, $69.50, $79.50, $100.50.

music @ night 

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

Imbibe. Night of the Arts. 8:30 p.m.

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

Friday 18

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-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. Oct. 4 and 18. 10 a.m.–noon. Free.

Young Frankenstein the Musical, Stage Left Players, Outreach Center, 234 E. Lincoln, Lisbon; 330-424-5093. stageleftplayers.org. Evening performances are 7 p.m. with a 2 p.m. matinee on Sunday, Oct. 13 and 20. Oct. 4-5, 11-12, 18-20.   7 p.m. $12, $10.

Patrizio, Stambaugh Auditorium, 1000 Fifth Ave., Youngstown; order tickets online or by calling 330-743-2717. Patrizio Buanne mixes ballads and bravado. On his latest release, “Patrizio,” and current U.S. tour, he’s delivering entertainment with a romantic backdrop. 8 p.m.

Talley’s Folly, Youngstown Playhouse, 600 Playhouse Lane, Youngstown; 330-788-8739. http://www.theyoungstownplayhouse.com.  Play by Lanford Wilson and directed by Mary Ruth Lynn. A romantic comedy following the characters Matt Friedman and Sally Talley as they once and for all settle their feelings for each other. Winner of the 1980 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. Oct.18-27.

music @ night

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

Greene Eagle Winery. Melanie May. 7 p.m.

Imbibe. Ohio Beer Tour Tap Takeover. 8 p.m.

Quinlan’s. Davis and Henner. 7-10 p.m.

Saturday 19 

Weekly: Northside Farmers Market, First Unitarian Universalist Church, 1105 Elm St., Youngstown. Features fresh produce, meats, coffees, tea, baked goods for sale, recipes, samples, cooking demonstrations and tastings. Occurs every Saturday from February through December. The market accepts WIC farmers’ market coupons for produce and EBT Direction Cards. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Free.

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.

Young Frankenstein the Musical, Stage Left Players, Outreach Center, 234 E. Lincoln, Lisbon; 330-424-5093. stageleftplayers.org. Evening performances are 7 p.m. with a 2 p.m. matinee on Sunday, Oct. 13 and 20. Oct. 4-5, 11-12, 18-20.   7 p.m. $12, $10.

The Classics:Youngstown Symphony, De Yor Center, 260 W. Federal St., Youngstown; 330-744-0264.  http://www.youngstownsymphony.com.  Featuring Mozart’s “Abduction from the Seraglio,” Grieg’s “Piano Concerto, Op. 16, A Minor” featuring Cliburn Piano Competition Winner and Brahms’ “Symphony No. 3, Op. 90, F major.” 8 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 19. $55, $45, 40.

Talley’s Folly, Youngstown Playhouse, 600 Playhouse Lane, Youngstown; 330-788-8739. http://www.theyoungstownplayhouse.com.  Play by Lanford Wilson and directed by Mary Ruth Lynn. A romantic comedy following the characters Matt Friedman and Sally Talley as they once and for all settle their feelings for each other. Winner of the 1980 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. Oct.18-27.

music @ night 

Clark Bar. Save Yourself. 9:30 p.m.

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

Green Eagle Winery. jay Byrd. 7-10 p.m.

Grist Mill. Total Package Band. 9 p.m.

The Manor. Frank Castellano. Singer/songwriter. 7 p.m.

Mastropietro Winery. John Reese Project. Jazz. 7-10 p.m.

Sunday 20

Young Frankenstein the Musical, Stage Left Players, Outreach Center, 234 E. Lincoln, Lisbon; 330-424-5093. stageleftplayers.org. Evening performances are 7 p.m. with a 2 p.m. matinee on Sunday, Oct. 13 and 20. Oct. 4-5, 11-12, 18-20.  2 p.m. $12, $10.

Pumpkin Walk at Twilight, Fellows Riverseide Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-740-7116. Experience the magic of the fall season while walking along the Gardens pumpkin-lined paths as day turns to night. Families can enjoy live entertainment indoors and outdoors, seasonal refreshments, and children’s activities including pumpkin decorating. 5:30-8 p.m. Free.

Monday 21

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

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.. 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.

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.

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 22

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.

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. Larry Richardon is the retired director of Lake Erie Nature and Science Center. His presentation, “Birding as a Window Into Nature,” will entertain you with the discoveries he made while birdwatching. You will see a whole lot more than birds. Held at MetroParks Farm. 7-8:30 p.m. Free.

Wednesday 23 

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.

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. 12:15 p.m. Free.

15th Annual Trick or Treat at Eastwood Field, 5555 Youngstown-Warren Road, Niles; 330-505-0000. The Scrappers and First Place Bank present the 15th annual Trick or Treat at Eastwood Field, with media partners 21 WFMJ, WBCB, and Hot 101. Trick or Treat at Eastwood Field offers a fun and safe way to celebrate Halloween for children age 12 and under.  Ticket quantities are limited and are available on a first come-first-served basis. Children and adults will require a ticket. Tickets are just $1 each and are available starting Monday, Sept. 23 at the Scrappers Team Office located at Eastwood Field. Call for more information. 6-8 p.m. $1.

Speakin’ Easy, 34 West Theater, Das Dutch Village Inn, Columbiana; 1-866-482-5050. http://www.34west.org. 34 West will stage the dinner theater musical comedy, ‘Speakin’ Easy,” on select dates through Oct. 26. A down-and-out wanderer finds his voice in the most unlikely of places – a ritzy comedy set in the heart of the roaring twenties. Features the music of Cole Porter, George Gershwin and others. (Oct. 23, 24, 25-26 (Dutch Village Inn). Oct. 23-24 have matinee shows. Seating for evening dinner theater style shows begins at 6:45 p.m. with a four-course meal beginning at 7 p.m. Seating for matinees begins at 11:45 a.m. with a four-course meal at noon. $45 ($40 matinee); discount given for groups of 8 or more. For reservations and lodging information call 1-866-482-5050. Visit http://www.34west.org for more information.

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 

Ice House. Chuck Gisewhite, Ron Infante. Open stage. 7:30 p.m.

Magic Tree. Steve Vuich. Open stage. 8 p.m.

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

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

Thursday 24

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.

Paranormal Genealogy, Main Library, Youngstown. For adults. 6:30 p.m. Free.

Speakin’ Easy, 34 West Theater, Das Dutch Village Inn, Columbiana; 1-866-482-5050. http://www.34west.org. 34 West will stage the dinner theater musical comedy, ‘Speakin’ Easy,” on select dates through Oct. 26. A down-and-out wanderer finds his voice in the most unlikely of places – a ritzy comedy set in the heart of the roaring twenties. Features the music of Cole Porter, George Gershwin and others. (Oct. 23, 24, 25-26 (Dutch Village Inn). Oct. 23-24 have matinee shows. Seating for evening dinner theater style shows begins at 6:45 p.m. with a four-course meal beginning at 7 p.m. Seating for matinees begins at 11:45 a.m. with a four-course meal at noon. $45 ($40 matinee); discount given for groups of 8 or more. For reservations and lodging information call 1-866-482-5050. Visit http://www.34west.org for more information.

music @ night

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

Imbibe. Pumpkinfest Pumpkin beer tasting. 8:30 p.m.

Los Gallos/Howland. Frank Castellano. Singer/songwriter. 7 p.m.

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

Friday 25

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.

Speakin’ Easy, 34 West Theater, Das Dutch Village Inn, Columbiana; 1-866-482-5050. http://www.34west.org. 34 West will stage the dinner theater musical comedy, ‘Speakin’ Easy,” on select dates through Oct. 26. A down-and-out wanderer finds his voice in the most unlikely of places – a ritzy comedy set in the heart of the roaring twenties. Features the music of Cole Porter, George Gershwin and others. (Oct. 23, 24, 25-26 (Dutch Village Inn). Oct. 23-24 have matinee shows. Seating for evening dinner theater style shows begins at 6:45 p.m. with a four-course meal beginning at 7 p.m. Seating for matinees begins at 11:45 a.m. with a four-course meal at noon. $45 ($40 matinee); discount given for groups of 8 or more. For reservations and lodging information call 1-866-482-5050. Visit http://www.34west.org for more information.

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, Salem Community Theatre, 490 E. State, Salem; 330-332-9688. http://www.salemcommunitytheatre.com. “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” (a Youth Theatre production) is the classic story by Washington Irving. The storybook tale revolves around the main characters – the bumbling, awkward schoolteacher, Ichabod, Katrina and Ichabod’s brutish rival, Brom Bones. Play by Kathryn Schultz Miller.  Based on the book by Washington Irving. Oct. 25-Nov. 3.

Talley’s Folly, Youngstown Playhouse, 600 Playhouse Lane, Youngstown; 330-788-8739. http://www.theyoungstownplayhouse.com.  Play by Lanford Wilson and directed by Mary Ruth Lynn. A romantic comedy following the characters Matt Friedman and Sally Talley as they once and for all settle their feelings for each other. Winner of the 1980 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. Oct.18-27.

music @ night

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

Green Eagle Winery. Jim Gill. 7-10 p.m.

Halliday’s Winery. Davis and McKay. 7 p.m.

Imbibe. Art Classes with Kristen Olsen. 8:30 p.m.

Vincent’s Wine Bar. Richard Boston. 8-11 p.m.

Saturday 26

Weekly: Northside Farmers Market, First Unitarian Universalist Church, 1105 Elm St., Youngstown. Features fresh produce, meats, coffees, tea, baked goods for sale, recipes, samples, cooking demonstrations and tastings. Occurs every Saturday from February through December. The market accepts WIC farmers’ market coupons for produce and EBT Direction Cards. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Free.

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. Noon-3 p.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.

Disney Junior Live, Covelli Centre, 229 E. Front St., Youngstown; 330-746-5600. http://www.covellicentre.com. 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. $15, $22, $30, $43.

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.

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.

Speakin’ Easy, 34 West Theater, Das Dutch Village Inn, Columbiana; 1-866-482-5050. http://www.34west.org. 34 West will stage the dinner theater musical comedy, ‘Speakin’ Easy,” on select dates through Oct. 26. A down-and-out wanderer finds his voice in the most unlikely of places – a ritzy comedy set in the heart of the roaring twenties. Features the music of Cole Porter, George Gershwin and others. (Oct. 23, 24, 25-26 (Dutch Village Inn). Oct. 23-24 have matinee shows. Seating for evening dinner theater style shows begins at 6:45 p.m. with a four-course meal beginning at 7 p.m. Seating for matinees begins at 11:45 a.m. with a four-course meal at noon. $45 ($40 matinee); discount given for groups of 8 or more. For reservations and lodging information call 1-866-482-5050. Visit http://www.34west.org for more information.

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, Salem Community Theatre, 490 E. State, Salem; 330-332-9688. http://www.salemcommunitytheatre.com. “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” (a Youth Theatre production) is the classic story by Washington Irving. The storybook tale revolves around the main characters – the bumbling, awkward schoolteacher, Ichabod, Katrina and Ichabod’s brutish rival, Brom Bones. Play by Kathryn Schultz Miller.  Based on the book by Washington Irving. Oct. 25-Nov. 3.

Talley’s Folly, Youngstown Playhouse, 600 Playhouse Lane, Youngstown; 330-788-8739. http://www.theyoungstownplayhouse.com.  Play by Lanford Wilson and directed by Mary Ruth Lynn. A romantic comedy following the characters Matt Friedman and Sally Talley as they once and for all settle their feelings for each other. Winner of the 1980 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. Oct.18-27.

music @ night

Back Yard. Following June. 9 p.m.

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

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

Imbibe. Zombie Crawl. 7 p.m.

The Manor. TeddyPantelas and Zach Economos. Jazz. 7-10 p.m.

Sunday 27

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.

Arlington Heights Celebration, Holy Apostles Parish (SS. Peter and Paul Church), 421 Covington St., Youngstown; fr more information, contact

Lonnie Hitt at 330-448-6227 or 330-619-0151. Refreshments will be served at 1:30 p.m. Program begins at 2 p.m. 1:30 p.m. Free.

Monday 28

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.

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.

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 29

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.

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 30 

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.

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.

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.

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.

music @ night 

Ice House Inn. Chick Gisewhite, Ron Infante. Open mike. 7:30-10:30 p.m.

Magic Tree. Steve Vuich. Open stage. 8 p.m.

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

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

Thursday 31

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.

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.

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.

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.

Tully’s. Barflies. 10 p.m.

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

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