May 2016: Regional museums, galleries and exhibits

Akron Art Museum. 1 S. High, Akron, 44308; 330-376-9185. http://www.akronartmuseum.org. 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Wednesday-Sunday; 11 a.m.-9 p.m., Thursday.

The Andy Warhol Museum. 117 Sandusky St., Pittsburgh, Pa.; 412-237-8300. http://www.warhol.org. Collection includes paintings, sculpture, works on paper, prints, photographs and covers work from all periods. Includes drawings, commercial illustrations, sketchbooks, 1960s Pop, and 1980s collaborative paintings with younger artists. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-Sunday; 10 a.m.-10 p.m., Friday.

Arms Family Museum of Local History. 648 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44502; 330-743-2589. http://www.mahoninghistory.org. Features exhibits of local historical  interest and the private furnishings of Wilford and Olive Arms.  In addition, a comprehensive archive of historical material is housed at the Tyler History Center.  “The Warner Brothers: From Hometown To Hollywood.” Through June 2016. Hours are noon-4 p.m., Tuesday-Sunday; noon-7 p.m. on Thursday.

Art Outreach Gallery. Eastwood Mall, 5555 Youngstown-Warren Road, Suite 220, Niles, 44446; 330-652-1985. http://www.artoutreach.org. Works by local artists, particularly students in the local schools.

Artisan Cafe. 410 S. Main St., Warren, 44481; 234-223-2204. http://www.facebook.com/artisiancafe410. Features work by local artists, a cafe and artist studios.

Butler Institute of American Art. 524 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44502; 330-743-1711. http://www.butlerart.com.  The Butler was founded in 1919 by Joseph Butler as the first museum dedicated to American art. Works span four centuries and are assembled according to the history of America. Offers a permanent collection and changing exhibits. “Americana & Folk Art.” Through 2016.  “Autumn De Forest: The Tradition Continues.” Through June 26; “George Gallo: Contemporary Impressionist.” May 1-June 12; “Alfred Leslie: 10 Men.” May 1-Aug. 21.

Butler Institute of American Art/Trumbull. 9350 E. Market, Howland, 44484; 330-609-9900. http://www.butlerart.com. “Signs.” Roadside sign photographs by Mark Perrott and Chuck Biddle Through May 29. 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday-Sunday. Free.

Carnegie Museum of Art. 4400 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh, 15213; 412-622-3131. http://www.cmoa.org. Features a broad spectrum of visual arts, including painting, sculpture, prints, photographs, decorative arts, design, film, video, and digital imagery. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday, Wednesday-Saturday; 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Thursday; noon-5 p.m. Sunday; closed Tuesday.

Carnegie Museum of Natural History. 4400 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh, 15213; 412-622-3131. http://www.carnegiemnh.org. Artifacts documenting the history of life and human cultures. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday, Wednesday-Saturday; 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Thursday; noon-5 p.m. Sunday; closed Tuesday.

Carnegie Science Center. One Allegheny Ave., Pittsburgh, 15212; 412-237-3400. http://www.carnegiesciencecenter.org. Four floors of interactive science exhibits.  10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday-Friday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Saturday.

Cleveland Botanical Garden. 11030 East Blvd., Cleveland, 44106; 216-721-1600. http://www.cbgarden.org. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday; 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Wednesday; noon-5 p.m., Sunday.

Cleveland Museum of Natural History. 1 Wade Oval Drive, Cleveland, 44106; 1-800-317-9155. http://www.cmnh.org. Child-friendly museum emphasizes science, discovery and education. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Saturday; 10 a.m.-10 p.m., Wednesday; noon-5 p.m., Sunday.

DNA Studios Independent Art Gallery. 137 S. Park Ave., Warren, 44481; 330-980-8794. https://www.facebook.com/dnaartgallery. “New Works.” Recent work by artist Jeffrey Puccini.  Opens 7-10 p.m., Saturday, May 7.

Davis Education and Visitor Center. Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116. http://www.millcreekmetroparks.com. “Jewels of Winter Orchid Exhibit.” Feb. 2-March 13. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-Sunday. Free.

John Stark Edwards House. 303 Monroe St., N.W., Warren, 44483; 330-394-4653. Trumbull County Historical Society displays artifacts from the early history of the Western Reserve. 2-5 p.m., first Sunday.

Ford Nature Education Center. 840 Old Furnace Road, Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown, 44511; 330-740-7107. http://www.millcreekmetroparks.com. Nature exhibits and displays. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday; noon-5 p.m., Sunday. Free.

Great Lakes Science Center. 601 Erieside Ave., Cleveland, 44114; 216-694-2000. http://www.greatscience.com. Interactive science and technology exhibits.

Heinz Pittsburgh Regional History Center. 1212 Smallman St., Pittsburgh, 15222; 412-454-6000. http://www.heinzhistorycenter.org. Features a sports history museum, archive and exhibits. 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. daily.

Henry Barnhisel House. 1011 North State St., Girard,  44420; 330-545-6162. Home of the Girard Historical Society. 1-4 p.m. the second and fourth weekends.

Hoyt Institute of Fine Arts., 124 E. Leasure Ave., New Castle, 16101; 724-652-2882. http://www.hoytartcenter.org. Features permanent and changing exhibits. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-8 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday.

M Gallery. 112 W. Commerce St., Youngstown, 44503; 330-743-5287.  Mixed-use venue offers regional art exhibits and a meeting space. “You Make Me.” Observational photography and abstract paintings by David Pokrivák and Heather Anderson. Through May 6.

McDonough Museum of Art. YSU, 525 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44502; 330-941-1400. http://mcdonoughmuseum.ysu.edu/index2.php. YSU-affiliated museum features exhibits by students, alumni, regional and national artists. “Spring Graduating BFA Show.” May 3-7. 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday. Free.

McKelvey Gallery. 110 Space, 110 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 44503; 330-502-8982. http://www.110space.com. Gallery features paintings, ceramics, installations, photography, antiques, drawings, and lithographs.

The McKinley Birthplace Museum. 40 North Main St., Niles; 330-652-4273. The museum is located in the auditorium wing of the National McKinley Birthplace Memorial. The memorial and museum are dedicated to William McKinley, 25th president of the United States, who was born in Niles  in 1843. It contains memorabilia from McKinley’s early life in Niles, artifacts from the Civil and Spanish American wars, and items from his presidencies and campaigns. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday through Wednesday and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. on Thursday. Free.

Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland. 14000 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, 48106; 216-421-8671. http://www.mocacleveland.org. Contemporary art museum offers four floors of space for exhibitions, public programs and events. Also offers a gallery for new media work. 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-Sunday; 11 a.m.-8 p.m., Thursday.

National Packard Museum. 1899 Mahoning Ave., Warren, 44483; 330-394-1899. http://www.packardmuseum.org. Museum seeks to preserve the Packard legacy and recognize the automaker’s influence in transportation and industrial history through exhibits and outreach programs. “What’s In Your Barn Annual Antique Motorcycle Exhibit.” Through May 2016. Noon-5 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday; 1-5 p.m., Sunday.  $8. $5, free.

OH WOW! The Roger and Gloria Jones Children’s Center for Science and Technology. 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 44503; 330-744-5914. http://www.ohwowkids.org. Features interactive, technology-based exhibits. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. $8, $7, children under 2 admitted free.

Pro Football Hall of Fame. 2121 George Halas Drive, Canton, 44708; 330-456-8207. http://www.profootballhof.com. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. Football history and exhibits.

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. 1100 Rock and Roll Blvd. (East 9th at Lake Erie), Cleveland, 44114; 216-781-7625. http://www.rockhall.com. Exhibits chronicle the history and development of rock and roll music. 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m., daily; 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Wednesday; and 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Saturday (Memorial Day to Labor Day).

The Soap Gallery. 117 S. Champion St., Youngstown, 44503; 330-240-0723. http://soapgalleryyo.squarespace.com and https://www.facebook.com/soapgalleryyo. Downtown fine art gallery hosts exhibits and a schedule of events. 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday.

Struthers Historical Society Museum. 50 Terrace St., Struthers, 44471; 330-755-7189. 2-4 p.m., first Sunday.

Sutliff Museum. Warren-Trumbull Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave., N.W., 44483, Warren; 330-399-8807, ext. 121. www.sutliffmuseum.org. Features an archive, a permanent exhibit, and items of local historical interest. “The Sutliff Family Story.” This permanent exhibition chronicles the Sutliff family’s reform activities and political involvement in Trumbull County in the 1800s. 2-4 p.m., Wednesday-Saturday. Free.

Trumbull Art Gallery. 158-162 N. Park Ave., Warren, 44481; 330-395-4876. http://www.trumbullartgallery.com. Features work by local and regional artists.  “Self Contained: Constructed Paintings by Joy White.” May 3-June 11. Opening reception: 7-9 p.m., Saturday, May 21. Noon-4 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday. Free.

Tyler History Center. 325 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 44503; 330-743-2589. http://www.mahoninghistory.org. Features permanent and changing exhibits, an archive, offices, a museum store and ballroom. Jim and Toni Amey will speak about creating “The Idora Park Experience” at noon on Thursday, May 19: “Wheels of Steel: The Mahoning Valley’s Car Culture.” Opens noon-4 p.m. on Sunday, May 14.

War Vet Museum. 23 E. Main St., Canfield, 44406; 330-533-6311. http://www.warvetmuseum.org. Artifacts from the Revolution through the Persian Gulf War. 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Saturday.

Weller Gallery. Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116.

Youngstown Area Jewish Federation Art Gallery. Jewish Community Center, 505 Gypsy Lane, Youngstown, 44504.

Youngstown Historical Center of Industry and Labor. 151 Wood St., Youngstown, 44503; 330-941-1314. Features exhibits chronicling the history and development of the local steel industry. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday-Friday; noon-4 p.m., Saturday.

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