Calendar (Weeks 1-4) – June 1-30, 2016

Wednesday 1

#TBT Sports Edition. Multilple branches. Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County; 330-744-8636. Can you guess these sports legends from their Throwback Thursday pictures? Whoever gets the most answers correct will win a prize. For teens entering grades 7-12. Austintown Library, Library Hours, June; Tri-Lakes Library, Library Hours, June.

Coupon Swap @ the Library. Multilple branches. Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County; 330-744-8636. Do you have coupons you don’t need or need coupons you don’t have? Drop in during library hours to stretch your shopping dollars by swapping coupons. For adults. Austintown, Canfield, Sebring and Tri-Lakes: Library hours in June.

Chair to Mat Movement. Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116. This class is designed to increase mobility and flexibility for those who find seated floor movement challenging. Includes breathing techniques and mindfulness practices. Accessible to most anyone. All movement is done while seated in chairs and in standing positions. 9-10 a.m.

Recreational Hike. Ford Nature Education Center, Mill Creek MetroParks; 840 Old Furnace Road, Youngstown, 44511; 330-740-7107. Volunteer-led recreational hikes are faster-paced to focus on exercising in the outdoors. Meet at Ford Nature Center. Moderate, 2 or 4 miles. 9-10 a.m.

Ford Hunt (and Hike). Ford Nature Education Center, Mill Creek MetroParks; 840 Old Furnace Road, Youngstown, 44511; 330-740-7107. Stop by Ford Nature Center to locate 25 sunshines hidden to commemorate the park district’s 125th anniversary. Then go for a hike.  10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Gotta Move Story Time. Multilple branches. Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County; 330-744-8636. For children ages 2-5 who are accompanied by a caregiver. Canfield Library, 10 a.m., Wednesday, June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29; Canfield Library, 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29; Austintown Library, 10 a.m., Thursday, June 9, 23, 30; Tri-Lakes Library, 11 a.m., Tuesday, June 14, 28. 10 a.m.

Baby Brilliant: Bonding with Babies & Books. Multilple branches. Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County; 330-744-8636. For 6 to 23 months. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Poland Library, 10 a.m., Wednesday, June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29; Canfield Library, 10 a.m., Thursday, June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; Austintown Library, 10 a.m., Tuesday, June 7, 14, 21, 28; Boardman Library, 10 a.m., Tuesday, June 7, 14, 21, 28. 10 a.m.

Baby Brilliant: Tales & Talk for 2s & 3s. Multilple branches. Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County; 330-744-8636. Children must be with an adult. Austintown Library, 10 a.m., Wednesday, June 1; Poland Library, 10:30 a.m., Thursday, June 2; Canfield Library, 10 a.m., Tuesday, June 7, 14, 21, 28. 10 a.m.

Ongoing: Mercy Health Farmers Market. St. Elizabeth’s Youngstown, Park Avenue Lobby. 1044 Belmont Ave., Youngstown; 330-480-2380. Mercy Health has partnered with the Lake-to-River Food Cooperative, Trumbull Neighborhood Partnership and Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corporation to offer locally grown produce. Open the first Wednesday. Market dates are June 1, July 6. Aug. 3, Sept. 7 and Oct. 5. 11 a.m.-1 p.m

Baby Brilliant: Pre-Kindergarten Storytime. Public Library, Austintown branch, 600 South Raccoon Road, 44515; 330-744-8636. This program is for 4- and 5-year-olds to help develop pre-literacy and kindergarten readiness skills. 11:30 a.m.

T’ai Chi Step One in the Gardens. Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116. Join Marie Lew in warm-ups, breathing exercises and selected movements. Drop-in. $10/class. Noon-1 p.m.

Get in the Game – Read. Pep Rally Kick-Off. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Main Library, 444 Mahoning Ave. NW, Warren; 330-399-8807. Kick off summer at our library pep rally. Sign up to earn prizes by reading and learning, and enjoy refreshments, games, and a mascot meet and greet featuring the Cleveland Browns mascot, Chomps. 4 p.m.

Ongoing: Wednesdays at the WOW. Oh Wow, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown; 330-744-5914. Explore in the museum’s InspireWorks Lab. Free with museum admission. http://www.ohwowkids.org. 4-5:30 p.m.

Yoga Class. Public Library, Poland Branch, 311 S. Main St., 44514; 330-744-8636. Every Wednesday in the Poland Library meeting room. Pay as you attend, $10 a session. For adults. 5-6 p.m., Wednesday, June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29. 5 p.m.

Baby Brilliant: Playtime at Your Library. Multilple branches. Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County; 330-744-8636.  For ages 2-6. All children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult. Main Library, 6 p.m., Wednesday, June 1; Newport Library, 10:30 a.m., Friday, June 3; Austintown Library, 10 a.m., Thursday, June 16; Canfield Library, 10 a.m., Saturday, June 18; Tri-Lakes Library, 11 a.m., Saturday, June 18. 6 p.m.

Coloring 4 Grown-Ups. Multilple branches. Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County; 330-744-8636. This program is for teens and adults only. Canfield Library, 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, June 1; Main Library, 6:30 p.m., Monday, June 13. 6:30 p.m.

Men’s Garden Club. Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116. Includes topics by local and regional speakers on horticulture and nature. Open to the public. Drop-in. 7-8 p.m. Free.

Color Your World. Public Library, Poland Branch, 311 S. Main St., 44514; 330-744-8636. For teens and adults. 7-8:30 p.m.

Thursday 2

Yoga in the Gardens. Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116. Marina Perdos teaches a blend of yoga styles. All levels are welcome. Bring a mat and small blanket. Drop-in. 9:30-11 a.m. $12/class.

125th Anniversary Trolley Tour. Ford Nature Education Center, Mill Creek MetroParks; 840 Old Furnace Road, Youngstown, 44511; 330-740-7107. Ride the Cohasset Express and see the natural and historic features of 125-year-old Mill Creek Park. Limited seating. Register/pay at least two days in advance at Ford Nature Center.  2-3 p.m. and 3:30-4:30 p.m. Adults: $7 R, $10 NR; 12 and under/60 and over: $5 R, $8 NR.

Summer Cafe. Public Library, Newport branch, 3730 Market St., Youngstown, 44507; 330-744-8636. Summer snacks and happenings in The Teen Room at Newport. For teens in grades 7-12. 4 p.m., Thursday, June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30. 4 p.m.

Summer Reading Kick-Off Party. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Howland Branch Library, 9095 East Market St., Howland; 330-856-2011. The fun begins at 5 p.m. with refreshments and crafts, and then at 6 p.m. Nate the Great will perform his amazing magic. Kids can sign up for our Summer Reading & Learning Program and teens and adults can learn how they can read for fun and prizes, too. For all ages. 5-7 p.m.

Ladies Golf School (Level I). Mill Creek Golf Course, Mill Creek MetroParks, W. Golf Drive, Boardman, 44512; 330-740-7122. Mill Creek MetroParks continues its inaugural Ladies Golf School series in June, July and August. June 2, 9, 16, and 30. 5:30-6:30 p.m. $99.

And the Rest is History Book Club. Public Library, Austintown branch, 600 South Raccoon Road, 44515; 330-744-8636.  For adults. 6 p.m.

Friday 3

Ford Hunt (and Hike). Ford Nature Education Center, Mill Creek MetroParks; 840 Old Furnace Road, Youngstown, 44511; 330-740-7107. Stop by Ford Nature Center to locate 25 sunshines hidden to commemorate the park district’s 125th anniversary. Then go for a hike. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Chair Yoga. Public Library, Canfield branch; 43 W. Main St., 44406; 330-744-8636. Held by the Friends of PLYMC. Pay as you attend, $10 a class. Dress comfortably. Class will meet every Friday. For adults. 10-11 a.m., Friday, June  3, 10, 17, 24. 10 a.m.

Book Sale. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Howland Branch Library, 9095 East Market St., Howland; 330-856-2011. Noon.-4 p.m.

music @ night

California Palms.  Guys Without Ties. 8 p.m.

Donna’s Diner. Steve Vuich. 5-7 p.m.

Frieda’s. Howard and the Point Five Band. 6 p.m.

Saturday 4

19th Annual Youngstown Streetscape.  downtown Youngstown and surrounding areas. Youngstown Streetscape is an annual day of beautification in downtown Youngstown. This year’s theme is “Youngstown: This Bud’s For You.” Volunteers will beautify over 40 different locations throughout the greater downtown area. 8 a.m.-noon.

Ikebana Show. Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Book Sale. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Howland Branch Library, 9095 East Market St., Howland; 330-856-2011. 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Guided Kayak Tour. East Newport Boat Launch, East Newport Drive, Mill Creek MetroParks, Boardman, 44512; 330-740-7107. Features a naturalist or volunteer-escorted trip. Single kayaks and a tandem are available. Age and experience restrictions may apply. Register/pay at Ford Nature Center by two days prior. 10 a.m.-noon. $12 per person R; $15 per person NR; second person in tandem half price.

Ongoing: Northside Farmers Market. Elm and Baldwin streets, Youngstown; 330-518-6971. Weekly farmers and producers market is organized by the non-profit Common Wealth and features seasonal fruits and vegetables, baked goods, demonstrations and coffees. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Free.

Medicare 101. Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44503; 330-744-8636. For those new to Medicare, or planning for the future, this program provides information on Medicare, Medicare Advantage, and Medicare Supplemental insurance, including costs and eligibility requirements. The presentation will also review federal programs available to help those with low incomes pay for prescription and medical costs. The program will be conducted by an Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information (OSHIIP) volunteer. To register, call 330-744-8636 and ask for Information Services or register online using the events calendar. For adults. 10 a.m.

Ongoing: Iron Roots Urban Farm Plant Sale. Iron Roots Urban Farm, 822 Billingsgate Ave., Youngstown; 330-480-0423. The sale offers a variety of vegetables, herbs, flowers and berries. Cash, checks, debit, and EBT (for vegetables fruit and herbs) will accepted. Occurs on Saturdays through June 25. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

MetroMutts: Farm Hike. MetroParks Bikeway MetroParks Farm Trailhead, -80.7617405, 41.0115495. Hike all four habitats of the Mindy Henning Memorial Trail at the MetroParks Farm with your dog. Bring boots. Moderate, 2.5 miles. 10-11:30 a.m.

Garden Adventure Day/ Fellows Riverside Gardens. Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116. Includes plants, crafts, and more. Rain or shine. 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Lit Youngstown Summer Workshop: Writing About Community with Sean Posey. Friends Specialty, 101 W. Federal St., Youngstown, 44503; LitYoungstown@gmail.com. Lit Youngstown will host three short workshops this summer. Author, journalist and photographer Sean Posey will lead a six-week workshop (June 4-July 16). From social media to local and national journalism, a lack of critical writing and research skills are often making topics of enormous importance more opaque than transparent. This class will guide writers who are interested in learning how to write in a concise and critical manner. The class will analyze and bring historical research to bear on contemporary writing, and pay special attention to local topics and history. Posey is a freelance writer, photographer and historian. He holds a bachelor’s degree in photojournalism from the Academy of Art University in San Francisco and a master’s degree in history from Youngstown State University. His work has been featured in a variety of publications. His first book, Lost Youngstown, was released in April. He is currently working on election year coverage for Bil Moyers. Reservations due in advance. 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. $25 for the six-week series.

Garden Adventure Day-Fellows Riverside Gardens. Learn about the services the Public Library.  Fellows Riverside Gardens, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

5th Annual RiverFest. B&O Station, 530 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown; 330-719-2337 or email mahoningriverfriends@gmail.com. Friends of the Mahoning River is sponsoring the event, which showcases the positive environmental aspects of the Mahoning River. The Trumbull Canoe Trails Club will give free kayak and canoe rides on the Mahoning and the Artists of the Rust Belt will host its Summer Art Festival. Vendors and activities will be set up outside. Other activities include face painting, clowns, craft tables, exhibits and children’s activities. Noon-5 p.m.

Ink & Paper Writer’s Club. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Main Library, 444 Mahoning Ave. NW, Warren; 330-399-8807. Join others with the same passion for the teen-led writers club. For teens entering grades 7 to 12. (Repeats 2 p.m., Saturday, June 18.) 2 p.m.

Saturday Movie Matinee. Public Library, Newport branch, 3730 Market St., Youngstown, 44507; 330-744-8636. Bring your own snacks and drinks to enjoy during the movie. Children age 7 years and younger must be with an adult. Movie will be a newly released DVD rated PG-13 to G. 2 p.m., Saturday, June 4 and 25. 2 p.m.

music @ night 

Alberini’s (Howland). Crossroads Blues Band. 8:30 p.m.

Frieda’s. Howard and the Point Five Band. 6 p.m.

Leon’s. Analog Giant. 9 p.m.

Trax Lounge. Guys Without Ties. 7:30-11:30 p.m.

Up A Creek. Catch-22. 8-11 p.m.

SUNDAY 5

Ikebana Show. Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

10-Miler. Ford Nature Education Center, Mill Creek MetroParks; 840 Old Furnace Road, Youngstown, 44511; 330-740-7107. Wear your most comfortable hiking shoes for 10-mile hike. Starts at the Ford Nature Center and travels around Lake Cohasset, Lake Newport, and Lanterman’s Gorge. Difficult due to distance and terrain, 10 miles. 1-3 p.m.

Monday 6

On Your Mark, Get Set, Recycle. Multilple branches. Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County; 330-744-8636. Join Peg Flynn and Kim Lewis of the Mahoning County Green Team as they present Nancy Elizabeth Wallace’s “Recycle Every Day” during the Summer Reading Program. This tale is about a young bunny named Minna who is assigned with the task of creating a winning poster for the Recycling Community Calendar Contest. When Minna’s family learns about the contest, they share simple strategies to reduce, reuse, and recycle which is just the inspiration Minna needs to produce the perfect poster. After reading the story, program participants will create beautiful bouquets using recovered materials. At the conclusion of the program, children will receive an environmental action activity book and information to share with their parents. This program is recommended for children in grades Pre-K through 3. Austintown Library, 11 a.m., Monday, June 6; Springfield Library, 11 a.m., Monday, June 13; Tri-Lakes Library, 11 a.m., Wednesday, June 15; Boardman Library, 10 a.m., Friday, June 17; Greenford Library, 11 a.m., Tuesday, June 21; Sebring Library, 11 a.m., Monday, June 27. 11 a.m.

Monday Movie Matinees. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Main Library, 444 Mahoning Ave. NW, Warren; 330-399-8807. Watch a movie on the big screen in the library meeting room and then join in a discussion about the film. Call 330-399-8807 ext. 200 to find out what movie will be shown each week. June 6, 13, 20, 27. 2 p.m.

Beyond Ancestry. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Main Library, 444 Mahoning Ave. NW, Warren; 330-399-8807. ext. 202. This class will teach participants to use the library’s subscription databases plus a few other helpful research websites. Those taking the class should be familiar with navigating a computer using a mouse. Registration required. 6 p.m.

Get connected with Digital Media@ your library. Public Library, Poland Branch, 311 S. Main St., 44514; 330-744-8636. Would you like to learn how to download free ebooks, audiobooks, movies, tv shows, music, complete issues of magazines and more to your computer and mobile devices? Ask for the Poland branch to register. For adults. 6 p.m.

Couponing and Smart Saving Tips. Public Library, Canfield branch; 43 W. Main St., 44406; 330-744-8636. Come join the Library for an informative session on couponing and many other ways to save money. Be prepared to share your tips with others. To register, call and ask for Information Services or register online using the events calendar. For adults. 6:30 p.m.

Reader’s Choice Book Club. Public Library, Boardman Branch, 7680 Glenwood Ave., 44512; 330-744-8636. We will discuss “Everything I Never Told You,” by Celeste Ng.  Share your favorite books and find out what new ones are being published.  We will preview July’s book, “The All-Girl Filling Station’s Last Reunion,” by Fannie Flagg. For adults. 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. Interested people can find the latest information on the club’s website: http://ycc.photoforge.org. 7:30 p.m. Free.

Tuesday 7

Yoga in the Gardens. Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116. Marina Perdos leads a blend of yoga styles. All levels are welcome. Bring a mat and small blanket. Drop-in. 9:30 a.m.-11 a.m. $12/class.

StoryWalk. Public Library, Poland Branch, 311 S. Main St., 44514; 330-744-8636. Join the Library on the Poland Village Town Hall lawn to walk, read, collect prizes and have fun celebrating the beginning of summer. For preschoolers and children up to Grade 3 who are accompanied by an adult. Drinks and a take-home treat will be served. 10 a.m.

Preschool Storytime. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Main Library, 444 Mahoning Ave. NW, Warren; 330-399-8807. For children ages 3 to 5. Occurs June 7, 14, 21, 28. 11 a.m.

Matt Jergens: Comedy Juggler. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Main Library, 444 Mahoning Ave. NW, Warren; 330-399-8807. Matt Jergens uses a variety of props to defy gravity. Kids participate in the fun and parents are not left out either – after all, somebody has to help him up on that tall unicycle. For all ages. 2 p.m.

Crafting Corner. Multilple branches. Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County; 330-744-8636. Join the Library for a special craft. All materials will be provided. Registration is required so sign up fast and reserve your spot. Call 330-744-8636 and specify East or Brownlee Woods Crafting Corner. East Library, 4 p.m., Tuesday, June 7; Brownlee Woods Library, 4 p.m., Wednesday, June 8. 4 p.m.

Ongoing: Mercy Health Farmers Market. Idora Neighborhood, corner of Glenwood and Sherwood avenues, Youngstown; for more information, call 330-480-2380. Mercy Health has partnered with the Lake-to-River Food Cooperative, Trumbull Neighborhood Partnership and Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corporation to offer locally grown produce. All markets are open to the public. The Idora market is open the first Tuesday and is sponsored by St. Elizabeth. Market dates are June 7, July 5, Aug. 2, Sept. 6, and Oct. 4. 4:30-7:30 p.m.

Ongoing: Mercy Health Farmers Market. North Park Avenue /Courthouse Square Park, downtown Warren; for more information, call 330-480-2380. Mercy Health has partnered with the Lake-to-River Food Cooperative, Trumbull Neighborhood Partnership and Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corporation to offer locally grown produce. All markets are open to the public. The Courthouse Square Park market is open the first Tuesday and is sponsored by St. Joseph. Market dates are June 7, July 5, Aug. 2, Sept. 6 and Oct. 4. 4:30-7:30 p.m.

Summer Reading Program Kick-Off Party. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Cortland Branch Library, 578 Lakeview Drive, Cortland; 330-638-6335.  Bring the family, sign up for Summer Reading, and join in the fun. For all ages. 5-7 p.m.

Recreational Hike. MetroParks Bikeway Kirk Road Trailhead, 6685 Kirk Road, Canfield; 330-740-7116. Volunteer-led recreational hikes. Moderate, 2 or 4 miles. 6-7 p.m.

How to Grow and Use Herbs. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Liberty Branch Library, 415 Churchill-Hubbard Road, Liberty; 330-759-2589. Master Gardener Kadey Kimpel will talk about growing and using herbs as well as their history. 6 p.m.

Fitness Support Group. Multilple branches. Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County; 330-744-8636. Join meetings to support each other in weight loss, fitness or any other health goals you have. We will be using a free fitness app to supplement our meetings. Each month we will discuss a different topic. For adults. Boardman Library, 6 p.m., Tuesday, June 7 (Topic: Counting Calories); Austintown Library, 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 14  (Topic: Fad Diets). 6 p.m.

From the Garden: Chillin’ and Grillin’. Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116. Features a food demonstration and tasting with chef David Armstrong. Register/pay by June 5. 6:30-8:30 p.m. $36; FFRG $30.

Walk-In SCORE @ the Library. Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44503; 330-744-8636. Need advice on starting a business or helping your established business grow? Ask the pros with SCORE Counselor Nights @ the Library. Two volunteers from SCORE, Counselors to America’s Small Business, will be available to provide advice and answer questions from 6:30-8 p.m. For adults. 6:30-8 p.m.

Basic Computer Class. Multilple branches. Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County; 330-744-8636. Learn very basic computer skills. This is a beginner’s class that will cover use of a mouse, computer terms, and simple Internet use. Space is limited. Call 330-744-8636 to register and specify library branch and Basic Computer Class. For adults. Canfield Library, 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, June 7; Austintown Library, 11 a.m., Wednesday, June 8; Sebring Library, 11 a.m., Saturday, June 11; Main Library, 3 p.m., Tuesday, June 21. 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday 8

Music and Movement. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Main Library, 444 Mahoning Ave. NW, Warren; 330-399-8807. For toddlers 19 to 35 months old with a parent or caregiver. Registration is required each week; call 330-399-8807 ext. 206. Wednesdays June 8, 15, 22, 29. 10 a.m.

Ongoing: Wednesdays at the WOW. Oh Wow, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown; 330-744-5914. Explore in the museum’s InspireWorks Lab. Free with museum admission. http://www.ohwowkids.org. 4-5:30 p.m.

Puzzle Swap. Public Library, Boardman Branch, 7680 Glenwood Ave., 44512; 330-744-8636. Swap 6 of your once done jigsaw puzzles with others. This is held every second Wednesday of the month. 4 p.m.

Get Golf Ready Adult Clinic Lesson Series. Mill Creek Golf Course, Mill Creek MetroParks, W. Golf Drive, Boardman, 44512; 330-740-7122. Led by PGA professionals. In addition to learning the basics, you’ll apply your skills on the golf course. 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m. $25-$100.

African American Genealogy. Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44503; 330-744-8636. Survey resources available for African-American genealogical research. Registration is required by phoning 330-744-8636 or online via the library’s events calendar. For teens and adults. 6:30 p.m.

Thursday 9

Outback Ray’s Amazing Animal Show. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Brookfield branch, 7032 Grove St., Brookfield; 330-448-8134.  Meet Outback Ray and his animals at this entertaining and educational show. For all ages. 3 p.m.

Gold Medal Crafts: Father’s Day Cards. Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44503; 330-744-8636. Make Dad feel truly special this year by making him an awesome handmade card. For the whole family. 4 p.m.

Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Liberty Branch Library, 415 Churchill-Hubbard Road, Liberty; 330-759-2589. Features an evening with pizza and ice cream sundaes and the magic of “Nate the Great.” Kids can sign up for our Summer Reading & Learning Program and teens and adults can learn how they can read for fun and prizes, too. All ages.  5:30-7 p.m.

Family Storytime. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Main Library, 444 Mahoning Ave. NW, Warren; 330-399-8807. Fun for families with children ages 3 to 12.  June 9, 16, 23, 30. 6:30 p.m.

Watercolor with Andrea. Public Library, Austintown branch, 600 South Raccoon Road, 44515; 330-744-8636. Have you always wanted to paint with watercolors? Join the Library and we’ll take you step by step to create your very own work of art. Space is limited. Call to register. For teens and adults. 6:30 p.m.

Monthly:  Messies Anonymous Support Group. Pleasant Valley Church, 2055 Pleasant Valley Road, Niles; 330-544-4846. Meetings are based on the 12 steps and traditions of Messies Anonymous for Household Organization. Second Thursday. 7-8:30 p.m.

Yellow Creek Park-Struthers Concert Series. Yellow Creek Park, Mill Creek MetroParks, 191/2 Lowellville Road, Struthers, 44471; 330-755-7275. Lawn seating. 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Friday 10

Life In and Around the Pond. Birch Hill Cabin (+41.086759 -80.681641), Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-740-7107. Ages 2-3. Discover what lives in and around the Lily Pond. Features a story, craft, and activities. Register/pay two days in advance.. 10 a.m.-11 a.m. $4 R; $6 NR.

Babytime. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Main Library, 444 Mahoning Ave. NW, Warren; 330-399-8807. For infants ages 6 to 18 months with a parent or caregiver.  June 10, 17, 24. 11 a.m.

Ongoing: Family Fun Fridays. Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116. Features drop-in activities in the Family Garden. Learn about the different parts of plants and what makes them grow. Drop-in. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Free.

Get Growing @ Your Library. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Cortland Branch Library, 578 Lakeview Drive, Cortland; 330-638-6335.  Get your hands dirty at our monthly gardening program. These programs will focus on container gardening of edible and ornamental plants. For children ages 6 – 12. Registration is required by calling 330-638-6335. 2 p.m.

Public Reception: Changing Views | Designing Youngstown’s Future. McDonough Museum of Art, YSU, WIck Avenue near Spring Street, Youngstown, 44555; 330-941-1400. The John J McDonough Museum of Art will become a hub for exploring the possibilities for imagining public space in the city. “Changing Views | Designing Youngstown’s Future” includes participation from regional universities, Youngstown city residents, the McDonough Museum of Art, and the City of You. Tonight’s reception invites the public to participate in this ongoing collaborative effort. “Changing Views,” which also features an exhibit (June 10-July 22), seeks to spark revitalization by demonstrating the potential for reuse and redesign in the area. The resulting projects hopes to allow residents and businesses to see a future that otherwise might not be imagined. YSU’s’s Regional Economic Development Initiative has teamed up with students and faculty from Kent State’s College of Architecture and Environmental Design and KSU’s Cleveland Urban Design Collaborative. The exhibit highlights planning and design work that has taken place over the past year between YSU economic development professionals and city residents, along with the design expertise of KSU’s CAED and CUDC students. A City of You storytelling booth will be available to record visitors’ thoughts about the city and its future. 6-8 p.m.

Almost Summer Evening Stroll. Ford Nature Education Center, Mill Creek MetroParks; 840 Old Furnace Road, Youngstown, 44511; 330-740-7107. Features an evening hike.  A hike around Lake Cohasset. Moderate, 3 miles. 7 p.m.-9 p.m.

2-Person Night Shoot-Out Tournament. Wick Recreation Area, Mill Creek MetroParks, 1861 McCollum Road, Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7112. Four divisions are available for play: men, women, seniors and juniors. The top three teams at the end of the evening will participate in a shoot-out format under the lights for the overall title. Call the Par-3 Golf Course to register. 8 p.m.-9:30 p.m.

music @ night  

Cedars West End. Angela Perley. 10 p.m.

Donna’s Diner. Carolyn Longo. 5 p.m.

Frieda’s. Howard and the Point Five Band. 6 p.m.

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

Magic Tree. Teddy Pantelas Trio. 6-8 p.m.

Trax Lounge. Cin City and the Saints. 7 p.m.

Saturday 11

12th annual World Of Wildlife Bicycle Tour. For more information, visit http://trumbullmetroparks.org/parks-and-trails/wow-bicycle-ride, or phone 330-647-3666. The World Of Wildlife Bicycle Tour includes 20-, 40- and 68-mile routes. Riders will use the Trumbull and Ashtabula County portions of the Western Reserve Greenway for most of their miles, especially the 20- and 40-miles routes. The first and last miles use public roads, and a three-tenths mile detour due to a bridge closing north of the Oakfield Trailhead rest stop is necessary for those riding north of Hyde-Oakfield Road. The Greenway passes through large sections of premier wetlands, home to much wildlife and many species of rare and endangered plant life. Riders might see a groundhog, deer, river otter, beaver or, for those really observant, a bald eagle or native turtle, this year’s mascot. Participants will pass through the Mosquito Lake Wildlife Area where an observation deck has been erected by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. Western Reserve Land Conservancy volunteers will mount interpretive nature signage at various points along the route. Food and beverages will be provided at rest stops along the route and at the conclusion of the ride. Western Reserve Greenway Bike Patrol volunteers will assist riders along the route. Ride proceeds benefit the Trumbull County portion of the Western Reserve Greenway Phase Four, the unfinished section between Warren and Niles. Event registration will occur at the Trumbull Campus of Kent State University in Champion, 7:30-10 a.m. Day-of registrations are welcome. 7:30 a.m.

The Color Run. Covelli Centre, 229 E. Front St., Youngstown. 8 a.m.-noon.

Getting Started with Foundation Grants to Individuals Online. Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44503; 330-744-8636. This hands-on class is especially for individual grant-seekers. It will teach you how to search through detailed descriptions of more than 8,500 foundation programs in Foundation Grants to Individuals Online, the only online resource devoted exclusively to foundations that support the needs of individuals. For adults. Main Library Computer Center, 9:30 a.m.

Advanced Master Gardener Series I. Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116. Classes are for anyone who has already completed a Master Gardener program. The series includes three classes with Ellen Speicher. It features a hands-on pruning class; a tour focusing on plant names based on easily recognizable plant characteristics; and a fall gardening class covering late season (fall) gardening tasks. Deadline for series is March 17. 10 a.m.-noon. $42/series; $16/class.

Floral Drawing Workshop. Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116. Learn valuable drawing techniques and problem solving then delve into two different projects, one with graphite and the other with watercolor. A supply list will be provided upon registration. Led by Marianne Hilke. Register by June 9. 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. $40; FFRG $34.

Summer Discovery Sensory Art. Public Library, Newport branch, 3730 Market St., Youngstown, 44507; 330-744-8636. Bring your toddlers and preschoolers to this fun and exciting sensory art class. They will be introduced to new art materials, and be immersed in many beautiful colors and activities. Noon.

Guided Kayak Tour. East Newport Boat Launch, Mill Creek Metroparks, E. Newport Drive, Boardman, 44511; 330-740-7107. Features a naturalist or volunteer-escorted trip. Single kayaks and a tandem are available. Age and experience restrictions may apply. Register/pay at Ford Nature Center by two days prior. Additional fees apply after deadline. 1 p.m.-3 p.m. $12 per person R; $15 per person NR; second person in tandem half price.

Family Range Night. Practice Range, Mill Creek Golf Course, Mill Creek MetroParks, W. Golf Drive, Boardman, 44512; 330-740-7122. Free PGA golf instruction specifically geared toward the family by PGA professionals at the park. Includes, food, music, instruction, games and prizes. A different topic will be covered during each clinic (chipping, putting, fitness, bunker play, trouble shots, full swing, and course etiquette.) Open to all players and abilities. Call to register or sign-up on the fieldhouse events bulletin board.  6 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

music @ night

Brick House. Cin City and the Giants. 9 p.m.

Diletto Winery. Save Yourself. 7-10 p.m.

Frieda’s. Howard and the Point Five Band. 6 p.m.

Hollywood Gaming. Amanda Jones. 6-10 p.m.

Los Gallos. Analog Giant. 9 p.m.

Quaker Steak/Boardman. Matthew James. 8-11 p.m.

SUNday 12

Sunday Morning Hike. Ford Nature Education Center, Mill Creek MetroParks; 840 Old Furnace Road, Youngstown, 44511; 330-740-7107. Features a morning hike along Old Tree Trail, Lily Pond, and Lake Glacier. Moderate, 3 miles. 9 a.m.-11 a.m.

Meditation and Mindfulness. Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116. Includes meditation and mindfulness methods: building focus, attention, and listening; mending the mind’s negative patterns; and practicing recipes for happiness and gratitude. Led by instructor Karres Cvetkovich. Register/pay by June 10. 10:30 a.m.-noon$15-$18$15/class; $18/drop-in.

Lit Youngstown Summer Workshop: Spoken Word Poetry. Oak Hill Collaborative, 507 Oak Hill Ave., Youngstown; 330-406-4448. Spoken word poetry is a modern-day poetic form rooted in the traditions of African griots, the blues, charismatic preaching, and storytelling. This two-hour workshop will be an introduction to performance poetry that is intended for the stage and not the page. You will receive tools for both creating and performing poetry, voice and movement exercises, and an introduction to the wild, exciting world of poetry slams (spoken word competitions). No previous experience in spoken word poetry is required – bring your love of words and willingness to experiment. Led by Rhonda Miska, a Dubuque, Iowa-based freelance writer and poet who teaches at Clarke University. 2-4 p.m. Free with pre-registration before May 29. Walk-ins are $5.

125th Anniversary Trolley Tour. Ford Nature Education Center, Mill Creek MetroParks; 840 Old Furnace Road, Youngstown, 44511; 330-740-7107. See views of the stunning natural and historic features of 125-year-old Mill Creek Park, Ohio’s first park district. Limited seating. Register/pay at least two days in advance at Ford Nature Center. 2 p.m.-3 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Additional fees after deadline. Adults: $7 R, $10 NR; 12 and under/60 and over: $5 R, $8 NR.

Monday 13 

Get Walkin’ @ Your Library. Public Library, Canfield branch; 43 W. Main St., 44406; 330-744-8636. Get Fit at the Library every Monday at 8:30 a.m. for a 30 minute walk around the Canfield Library neighborhood. Check in with the librarian at 8:30, walk on your own or with a friend for 30 minutes, and check back in at 9 a.m. to log your progress. Make new friends and join the fun. For adults. Mondays from June 13-Aug. 15. 8:30-9 a.m., Monday, June 13, 20, 27.  8:30 a.m.

Big Teen Read. Multilple branches. Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County; 330-744-8636. Need help with your Summer Reading list? Join teens at your library branch reading the same book. Read at the library and talk about the book or read at home. For teens in grades 7-12. Brownlee Woods Library, Library Hours, Monday, June 13 – Saturday, July 2; East Library, Library Hours, Monday, June 13 – Saturday, July 2; Newport Library, Library Hours, Monday, June 13 – Saturday, July 2; Struthers Library, Library Hours, Monday, June 13-Saturday, July 2.

Pups and Pages. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Howland Branch Library, 9095 East Market St., Howland; 330-856-2011. Children ages 5 to 12 may sign up for 15-minute sessions to read aloud to a registered therapy dog at the library. Registration is required; call 330-856-2011. 6-7:30 p.m.

Tuesday 14 

Get Golf Ready Junior Clinic Lesson Series. Mill Creek Golf Course, Mill Creek MetroParks, 1 W. Golf Drive, Boardman, 44512; 330-740-7122. Each clinic includes range and course time varying with age and skill level. Range time will be supervised practice sessions with the student hitting approximately fifty balls. Pre-shot routines and alignment will be emphasized along with swing fundamentals. Golf instruction will be provided by our PGA Professional staff. Call the Golf Shop to register. 10 a.m.-11:30 p.m. $15/junior per session.

Ongoing: EXPLORE. Various sites, Mill Creek Metroparks; 330-740-7107. For ages 5-6. Dates: June 14-16. Locations vary. Become nature detectives while exploring Mill Creek MetroParks. Investigate forests, fields, and ponds, and discover the animals that live there. Hikes, scavenger hunts, crafts and more are all part of the fun. Register/pay at Ford Nature Center by June 7. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. $50 R, $60 NR.

Baby Brilliant: Fun Time for 4s & 5s. Multilple branches. Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County; 330-744-8636.  Children must be accompanied by an adult. Canfield Library, 11:30 a.m., Tuesday, June 14; Main Library, 6 p.m., Monday, June 20. 11:30 a.m.

High School Golf School. Mill Creek Golf Course, Mill Creek MetroParks, 1 W. Golf Drive, Boardman, 44512; 330-740-7122. Occurs April 19, 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24, June 7, 14, 28. 3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

Volleyball Camp. Wick Recreation Area, Mill Creek MetroParks, 1861 McCollum Road, Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7107. For ages 8-13. Boys and girls will learn how to pass, set, attack, and serve with YSU’s Assistant Volleyball Coach Sarah Smith. Day one will focus on skills and how to be successful. Day two will incorporate games to promote learning. Bring your own water bottle. Register early; limited space. Register/pay at Ford Nature Center by June 10. $15 R, $20 NR. Additional fee after deadline. Occurs June 14-15. 3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

On Your Mark, Get Set, Magic with Gordon Russ. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Howland Branch Library, 9095 East Market St., Howland; 330-856-2011. Magician Gordon Russ brings a show with comedy, magic, and funny situations. All ages. 6 p.m.

Mother Goose Olympics. Multilple branches. Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County; 330-744-8636. Go for the “gold” with fun challenges based on your favorite nursery rhymes. We’ll have games, crafts, treats and more, all with a Mother Goose theme. For children up to age 5. Poland Library, 6 p.m., Tuesday, June 14; Springfield Library, 11 a.m., Monday, June 27. 6 p.m.

Get in the Game – Read – Field Day. Public Library, Boardman Branch, 7680 Glenwood Ave., 44512; 330-744-8636. Teens entering grades 7-12. Join the Library outside as we host a variety of outdoor games to compete in. 6 p.m.

Monthly: Youngstown PFLAG Meeting. St. John’s Episcopal Church, 323 Wick Ave., Youngstown; 330-747-2696 or email youngstownareapflag@gmail.com. Second Tuesday. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Free.

Introduction to Finding Grants. Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44503; 330-744-8636. Learn what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders in this introductory course held at the Main Library Computer Center. For adults. Main Library Computer Center, 6:30 p.m.

wednesday 15

Chair to Mat Movement. Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116. This class is assigned to increase mobility and flexibility for those who find seated floor movement challenging. Breathing techniques, as well as mindfulness practices make this class accessible to most anyone for health and fitness, as well as for relaxation. All movement is done seated in chairs, and in standing positions on a mat. Drop-in. 9 a.m.-10 a.m. $10/class.

Recreational Hike. Meet at MetroParks Bikeway Trailhead at MetroParks Farm, -80.7617405, 41.0115495, 44406. Volunteer-led Recreational Hikes are faster-paced to focus on exercising in the outdoors. Meet at MetroParks Bikeway Trailhead at MetroParks Farm. Easy, 2 or 4 miles. 9 a.m.-10 a.m.

Family Story Time for Father’s Day. Public Library, Boardman Branch, 7680 Glenwood Ave., 44512; 330-744-8636. Join the Library for stories and fun for children of all ages. Parents are invited to join their children in this 30-minute program. Holiday stories and gift for dad. 10 a.m.

Mommy & Me Yoga. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Howland Branch Library, 9095 East Market St., Howland; 330-856-2011. Join Miss Brindi for a simple yoga program especially for toddlers and their mamas (parent or caregiver). No experience needed. Adult and child will each need to bring a towel or yoga mat to sit on. For children ages 2 to 4. Registration is required; space is limited. Call 330-856-2011. 1 p.m.

History Alive Youth Workshop: Becoming Edison. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Main Library, 444 Mahoning Ave. NW, Warren; 330-399-8807. In this youth workshop for children ages 8 and up, scholar Hank Fincken will show slides of some of Thomas Edison’s most famous inventions, demonstrate how some of them worked, and then discuss the role of failure in Edison’s success. 2 p.m.

Ohio Wildlife. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Cortland Branch Library, 578 Lakeview Drive, Cortland; 330-638-6335.  Marty Cisine, Ohio Wildlife Officer, will talk about local fish and wildlife. 2 p.m.

MetroMutts: Dancing with Your Dog. Slippery Rock Pavilion. Mill Creek MetroParks, Youngstown; 330-740-7107. Presented by The Learning Dog. Canine freestyle dancing is a choreographed performance organized with music, illustrating the training and joyful relationship of a dog and handler team. Come boogie with your doggy at this new and fun MetroMutts training program. Basic training skills helpful for this class. Register/pay at Ford Nature Center by June 12. 6-7:30 p.m. MetroMutts members free, not-yet-members $6. Additional fee after deadline.

Anime and Manga Club. Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44503; 330-744-8636. Come and enjoy the pop culture that doesn’t get on daytimeTV. Bronies, gamers and other enthusiasts also welcome. For teens and adults. 6:30 p.m.

thursday 16

Family Farm Tours. Mill Creek MetroParks Farm, 7574 Columbiana-Canfield Road, Canfield, 44406; 330-702-3000. Explore the MetroParks Farm with your family or bring your out-of-town guests. Tour includes tractor-wagon ride, guided visits to the barns, and playroom time. Expand your trip and bring a sack lunch or snack.  Bring your bikes and take a ride, walk, or hike on the MetroParks Bike Trail. Family tours are offered every Thursday throughout the summer. Space is limited. Call MetroParks Farm to register. 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Ongoing: EXPLORE. Various sites, Mill Creek Metroparks; 330-740-7107. For ages 5-6. Dates: June 14-16. Locations vary. Become nature detectives while exploring Mill Creek MetroParks. Investigate forests, fields, and ponds, and discover the animals that live there. Hikes, scavenger hunts, crafts and more are all part of the fun. Register/pay at Ford Nature Center by June 7.  10 a.m.-2 p.m. $50 R, $60 NR.

Little Sprouts. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Cortland Branch Library, 578 Lakeview Drive, Cortland; 330-638-6335.  Preschoolers will be introduced to gardening with age-appropriate stories, crafts, hands-on gardening, science, and observation. For children ages 3 to 5. Registration is required by calling 330-638-6335. 11 a.m.

Sprout Club. Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116. Ages 3-5, plus adult. Join the Sprout Club this summer to learn about the amazing world of plants with topics that include: ladybugs, sunflowers, and mud pies. Each class will include an activity and snack. Attend all three classes and receive a plant-related prize. Deadline to register is June 14. 1 p.m.-2 p.m. $15/series (June 16, July 14, Aug. 18); $7/class.

Games Galore: Xbox Kinect. Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44503; 330-744-8636. Join the Library for interactive games on the Xbox Kinect. For all ages. 2:30 p.m.

Ancestry: Library Edition Class. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Howland Branch Library, 9095 East Market St., Howland; 330-856-2011. Registration is required by calling the Local History & Genealogy Center at 330-399-8807 ext. 202. 6 p.m.

Movie Night. Public Library, Austintown branch, 600 South Raccoon Road, 44515; 330-744-8636. Please bring your own snacks and drinks to enjoy during the movie. Movie will be a newly released DVD rated PG or G. For the family. 6 p.m.

Outback Ray’s Amazing Animal Show. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Liberty Branch Library, 415 Churchill-Hubbard Road, Liberty; 330-759-2589. Meet Outback Ray and his animals at this entertaining and educational show. For all ages. 6 p.m.

TOTE-ally Stamped Tote Bag. Public Library, Poland Branch, 311 S. Main St., 44514; 330-744-8636. Upgrade a plain canvas tote with craft paint and a fun stamping technique. Call 330-744-8636 and ask for the Poland Library to register. For teens and adults. 6 p.m.

Bands at the Baugh: Davis and McKay. Stambaugh Auditorium, 1000 Fifth Ave., Youngstown; 330-747-5175. Bands at the Baugh will feature live music at Stambaugh Auditorium on select dates this summer. The outdoor event occurs in the Garden (on the south side of the building). Tonight features Davis and McKay.The group’s acoustic rock and roll repertoire includes songs that span over four decades. The evening will also include a cash bar and local food trucks. Admission includes one drink from the bar. 6 p.m.

Victorian Day at the Seaside. Public Library, Canfield branch; 43 W. Main St., 44406; 330-744-8636. Victorians took the waters with abandon at seaside resorts. Learn more about those golden days of “bathing,” souvenirs, and summer promenades while viewing antique bathing suits, souvenirs, and other Victorian beach accessories. For adults. 6:30 p.m.

Yellow Creek Park/Struthers Concert Series. Mauthe Park, 156 Smithfield St., Struthers, 44471; 330-755-7275. Lawn seating. 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

friday 17

Ongoing: Family Fun Fridays. Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116. Take part in fun drop-in activities in the Family Garden. Learn about the different parts of plants and what makes them grow. Special guests visit each week with activities like yoga, storytelling, and more. Drop-in. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Free.

Read to Reese. Public Library, Austintown branch, 600 South Raccoon Road, 44515; 330-744-8636. Come and read to Reese, a therapy dog from Pet Partners. Registration is required. Space is limited. Register online or by calling 330-744-8636 and ask for the Austintown Library. For school-age children. 11 a.m.

Health at Home. Public Library, Austintown branch, 600 South Raccoon Road, 44515; 330-744-8636. Attend our workshop with Bridget Lackey from Mercy Health and receive a free copy of “Health at Home: Your Complete Guide to Symptoms, Solutions & Self Care.” You will learn about common health problems and the confidence to handle your family’s health. Registration required. For adults. 3 p.m.

Shakespeare in the Park. Morley Pavilion, Wick Recreation Area, Mill Creek MetroParks, 1861 McCollum Road, Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7112. The Mahoning Valley Players will present “Much Ado About Nothing.” The cast is made up of Shakespearean actors from the tri-county area. Lawn seating. 6 p.m.-8 p.m.

music @ night

Donna’s Diner. Making Changes. 5-7 p.m.

Frieda’s. Howard and the Point Five Band. 6 p.m.

SATURDAY 18

Guided Kayak Tour. East Newport Boat Launch, E. Newport Drive, Mill Creek MetroParks, Boardman, 44511; 330-740-7107. Naturalist or volunteer-escorted trip. Single kayaks and a tandem are available. Age and experience restrictions may apply. Register/pay at Ford Nature Center by 2 days prior. 8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. $12 per person R; $15 per person NR; second person in tandem half price.

Garden Forum Flower Show. Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Donald Ross Amateur Series – Individual Stroke Play Tournament (Event #5). Mill Creek Golf Course, Mill Creek MetroParks, 1 W. Golf Drive, Boardman, 44512; 330-740-7122. Event number 5 of this season long golf series. Available for all amateur golfers who have an active USGA GHIN Handicap. Divisions for both scratch and handicap for men, women, and seniors of all abilities. Tee Time Start: 10 a.m.-noon. $45.

Floral Drawing Workshop. Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116. During this three-day workshop, use your creative skills and journey into the stages of floral drawing with Marianne Hilke. Learn valuable drawing techniques and problem solving then delve into two different projects, one with graphite and the other with watercolor. A supply list will be provided upon registration. Register by June 9. 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. $40; FFRG $34.

Baseball Fanatics. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Howland Branch Library, 9095 East Market St., Howland; 330-856-2011. Are you a fan of America’s favorite pastime? Whether you enjoy playing or watching baseball, this program is for all fans. Come to the library for game-related crafts, ball-inspired games, and of course, what would the great game of baseball be without our favorite stadium snacks. Feel free to wear your baseball jersey or T-shirt. For kids ages 5 to 12. Registration is required. 11 a.m.

Simply Slavic. Eat Federal Street at Central Square, downtown Youngstown; 703 508-4226. This annual, family-friendly event features ethnic music, folk-dance performances, homemade food, children’s activities, educational exhibits and vendors. Noon-midnight.

Family Game Day. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Brookfield branch, 7032 Grove St., Brookfield; 330-448-8134. For kids of all ages. 1-4 p.m.

Juneteenth Celebration for Families. Public Library, East branch, 430 Early Road, Youngstown, 44505; 330-744-8636. Programs, refreshments, book sale, and crafts. For the family. 1 p.m.

Shakespeare in the Park. Morley Pavilion, Wick Recreation Area, Mill Creek MetroParks, 1861 McCollum Road, Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7112. The Mahoning Valley Players will present “Much Ado About Nothing.” The performing cast is made up of Shakespearean actors from the tri-county area. Lawn seating. Call Ford Nature Center for details. 6 p.m.-8 p.m.

music @ night  

Coaches. Richard Boston. 7:30-10:30 p.m.

Paladin Brewery. Amanda Jones. 5:30-9:30 p.m.

Phoenix Fire Grill. Labra Bros. 8-11 p.m.

Stoneyard. Joe Fritz. 7-10 p.m.

Sunday 19

AJGA All-Stars Classic. Mill Creek Golf Course, Mill Creek MetroParks, 1 W. Golf Drive, Boardman, 44512; 330-740-7122. Presented by Mill Creek MetroParks Foundation. Junior golfers from U.S. as well as 50 other countries will take part in this national all-star event promoting junior golf worldwide. Spectators are welcome to come watch the future generations of golfers on the LPGA, PGA and European PGA tours. Volunteer opportunities are available. Register for volunteer opportunities throughout tournament week. Call for details. June 19-23. 7 a.m.-1 p.m.

Garden Forum Flower Show. Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Papa Bear Hike. Lower Bears Den Parking Lot: -80.6892981, 41.0832222, Mill Creek Metroparks, Youngstown. Explore Bears Den area and see the new improvements to the Lily Pond. Call 330-740-7107 for details. Moderate, 3 miles. 2 p.m.-4 p.m.

LIVE At the Morley.  Morley Pavilion, Wick Recreation Area, Mill Creek MetroParks, 1861 McCollum Road, Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7112. J.D. Eicher (Melodic, Lyric-driven Rock). 7:30 p.m.-8:45 p.m.

Monday 20

Summer Solstice at the Farm.MetroParks Bikeway MetroParks Farm Trailhead, -80.7617405, 41.0115495; 330-702-3000. Welcome summer by exploring the diverse habitats of the Mindy Henning Trail. Call 330-740-7107 for details. Moderate, 2 miles. 9-11 a.m.

Mystery Mondays at Main. Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44503; 330-744-8636. Do you love to read mysteries or thrillers? Join the Library for an informal discussion of “Broken Promise” by Linwood Barclay. We’ll chat about what else we’ve been reading and preview some new releases. For teens and adults. 11 a.m.

Spa Lab. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Liberty Branch Library, 415 Churchill-Hubbard Road, Liberty; 330-759-2589. Measure, mix, and blend common pantry samples to create fragrant bath salts, scrubs, and rubs. We will make the concoctions at the library and then you can take them home to enjoy or share with a friend. For kids ages 9 to 12. Registration required by June 17; call 330-759-2589. 2 p.m.

Live Music at the Library. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Liberty Branch Library, 415 Churchill-Hubbard Road, Liberty; 330-759-2589. Guitarist Tyler Guerrieri will play a variety of jazz, classical, and popular music. 6-7 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. Local genealogical group will hosts its monthly meeting. Every third Monday. 7 p.m.

Tuesday 21

Recreational Hike. Mill Creek Metroparks Golf Course, overflow parking lot, W. Golf Drive, Boardman, 44512; 330-740-7122. Volunteer-led Recreational Hikes are faster-paced to focus on exercising in the outdoors. Meet at Golf Course overflow parking lot. Easy, 1 or 3 miles. 9 a.m.-10 a.m.

EXPLORE. Geocaching. Various sites, Mill Creek Metroparks; 330-740-7107. For ages 10-15. Occurs June 21-23. Locations vary. Exploring, hiking, team-building, and problem-solving are part of the Geocaching adventure—an outdoor treasure hunting game. Discover hidden geocaches and create some of your own. Register/pay at Ford Nature Center by June 14. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. $60 R, $70 NR. Additional fee after deadline.

Spa Lab. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Howland Branch Library, 9095 East Market St., Howland; 330-856-2011. Measure, mix, and blend common pantry samples to create fragrant bath salts, scrubs, and rubs. For kids ages 9 to 12. Registration required by June 17. Call 330-856-2011. 2 p.m.

Hero Magic with Rory Rennick. Public Library, East branch, 430 Early Road, Youngstown, 44505; 330-744-8636. All heroes exercise some power. Some powers and abilities are magical: while some are practical. Join magician  Rory Rennick for a fun, magical program that highlights the heroics of reading. All ages. 2 p.m.

Mosaic Garden Stepping Stone. Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116. Barbara Arndt will lead the class. All necessary equipment will be supplied. The stone will be ready for pick-up in approximately two weeks. Register/pay by June 19. 5:30 p.m.-9 p.m. $36; FFRG $32.

Sound Bath Experience. Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116. For ages 13 and older. A Sound Bath is a deep meditative experience where you will relax by lying on your mat and just receive the sound that is played around you. Features the low-frequency sound and vibrations of gongs, crystal singing bowls, pyramids, flutes and other instruments. Register/pay by June 19. 6 p.m.-7 p.m. $25.

Life-Size Games. Public Library, Austintown branch, 600 South Raccoon Road, 44515; 330-744-8636. Enjoy some classic indoor/outdoor games with a GIANT twist. For teens and tweens entering grades 5-12. 6:30 p.m.

WEDNESDAY 22

COSI: Current Conditions. Public Library, Austintown branch, 600 South Raccoon Road, 44515; 330-744-8636. Watch as COSI brings the amazing world of weather into Austintown Library. You will be able to explore how weather affects life on Earth everyday, learn about technology used by today’s top forecasters, test your forecasting skills, explore meteorological instruments and discover why it’s important to monitor extreme weather events. Watch out for the lightning as COSI safely creates weather inside our meeting room. For children of all ages. 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Carnegie Science Center: “Forces, Matter, & Motion. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Main Library, 444 Mahoning Ave. NW, Warren; 330-399-8807. From bowling balls to Einstein’s gravity wells, experience the forces that keep you in your chairs. Take part in high impact demonstrations as this show smashes, crashes, and blasts you on a tour of universal forces and ever-changing forms of energy. For kids ages 6 to 12. Sponsored in part by Vlad Pediatrics. 2 p.m.

Spa Lab. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Cortland Branch Library, 578 Lakeview Drive, Cortland; 330-638-6335.  Measure, mix, and blend common pantry samples to create fragrant bath salts, scrubs, and rubs. For kids ages 9 to12. Registration required by June 17; space is limited. Call 330-638-6335. 2 p.m.

Leaping Lizards: It’s Outback Ray. Public Library, Struthers branch, 95 Poland Ave. 44471; 330-744-8636. Ray will share his knowledge of the animals in his unique “family.” Learning will be fun and exciting while you hold and cuddle his amazing animals. For children of all ages. 3 p.m.

Get Golf Ready Adult Clinic Lesson Series. Mill Creek Golf Course, Mill Creek MetroParks, 1 W. Golf Drive, Boardman, 44512; 330-740-7122. Get Golf Ready is designed to teach everything you’ll need to play golf in just a few lessons. 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m. $25-$100.

Get Growing @ Your Library. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Brookfield branch, 7032 Grove St., Brookfield; 330-448-8134.  Get your hands dirty at our container gardening program. Reap the benefits of exploring and learning about the natural world through story and activities. For children ages 6 to 12. Registration is required. 6 p.m.

Anglophiles Unite. Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44503; 330-744-8636. Are you an anglophile? Would you like to meet some other like-minded individuals with which to share your experiences? This meeting is for lovers of all things British. This is a group for people interested in Brit comedy, British film, history, tea, castles, famous books and authors, British drama and detective stories, and of course the Monarchy. Tea and biscuits will be served. For teens and adults. 6:30 p.m.

Recreational Hike. Ford Nature Education Center, Mill Creek MetroParks; 840 Old Furnace Road, Youngstown, 44511; 330-740-7107. Volunteer-led Recreational Hikes are faster-paced to focus on exercising in the outdoors. Meet at Ford Nature Center. Moderate, 2 or 4 miles. 6 -7 p.m.

Thursday 23 

Family Farm Tours. Mill Creek MetroParks Farm, 7574 Columbiana-Canfield Road, Canfield, 44406; 330-702-3000. Explore the MetroParks Farm with your family or bring your out-of-town guests. Tour includes tractor-wagon ride, guided visits to the barns, and playroom time. Expand your trip and bring a sack lunch or snack. Bring your bikes and take a ride, walk, or hike on the MetroParks Bike Trail. Family tours are offered every Thursday throughout the summer. Space is limited. Call to register. 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Free.

Go for the Gold Magic Show with Jeff Wawrzaszek. Public Library, Poland Branch, 311 S. Main St., 44514; 330-744-8636. Don’t miss this gold medal magic show with Jeff Wawrzaszek where the audience participates in the hilarious, magical fun. Each child will receive a free easy-to-do “Olympic-themed” collectible magic trick to take home with them. For all ages. 2 p.m.

Hungry Hungry Hippos. Public Library, Canfield branch; 43 W. Main St., 44406; 330-744-8636. Are you ready to get your Hippo on? Join the Library in our live action version of the classic game “Hungry Hungry Hippos” where you and a partner will compete with others to see who is the Hungriest Hippo out there. This is an active game, so make sure to dress in your active wear. For tweens and teens. 2 p.m.

Zentangle Inspired Art. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Cortland Branch Library, 578 Lakeview Drive, Cortland; 330-638-6335.  Artist Merrie Tulanko will show participants how to create Zentangle inspired art using the Zentangle Method, a fun way to create images using patterns. All supplies will be provided. Registration is required by June 21; class size is limited. This workshop is for adults. Call 330-638-6335. 6 p.m.

Pool Noodles & Pinterest. Public Library, Austintown branch, 600 South Raccoon Road, 44515; 330-744-8636. Pool noodles aren’t just for swimming…learn about all the crafty things you can do with these fun, colorful toys. Make a craft to take home with you. Registration required. For adults. 6 p.m.

Keep Calm and Zentangle On Bookmarks. Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44503; 330-744-8636. Create a unique bookmark while you learn about this relaxing and meditative exercise that can give your mind a break from the stress and worry of everyday life. For teens and adults. 6:30 p.m.

Friday 24

Botanical Mornings. Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116. Discover the bountiful blooms at Fellows Riverside Gardens led by park staff members. Register/pay by June 22. 9 a.m.-10 a.m. $5.

Gussy Up Your Bike. Public Library, Poland Branch, 311 S. Main St., 44514; 330-744-8636. Use crepe paper and other materials to get your bike beautiful for the Celebrate Poland parade taking place later that evening. Program will be outside, weather permitting. Gather on the patio behind the library outside the meeting room.  For children of all ages. 10 a.m.

Family Fun Fridays. Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116. Take part in drop-in activities in the Family Garden. Drop-in. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Free.

Astronaut Fitness Armstrong Air and Space Museum. Public Library, Campbell branch, 374 Sanderson Ave., 44405; 330-744-8636. Learn how astronauts train for missions and maintain their health during months in space. All ages. 2 p.m.

Marvels of Motion with Mad Science. Public Library, Brownlee Woods Branch, 4010 Sheridan Road, Youngstown, 44514; 330-744-8636. Learn about the fundamentals of moving science including Newton’s 3 Laws of Motion while egg-tossing and checking out space age rocket packs. All ages. 2 p.m.

Our Zoo to You. Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44503; 330-744-8636. Come to Main Library and make some animal friends from Our Zoo to You. Children will be able to see and touch a variety of exotic animals during a visit with Our Zoo to You traveling petting zoo. All ages. 2 p.m.

The Poof Daddy Comedy Magic Show with Paul Adams. Public Library, Canfield branch; 43 W. Main St., 44406; 330-744-8636. On your mark, get set…Poof. Laughter is the best exercise with the Poof Daddy Comedy Magic show. All ages. 2 p.m.

Stevens Puppets Present The Wizard of Oz. Public Library, Boardman Branch, 7680 Glenwood Ave., 44512; 330-744-8636. Watch as a Kansas cyclone whisks Dorothy off to Oz. World leaders in the puppetry arts for over 80 years, Stevens Puppets bring this tale to life with artfully hand-carved wooden marionettes and a musical score you are sure to be humming all the way home. For children of all ages. 2 p.m.

Doctor T Rex Dinosaur Show. Public Library, Newport branch, 3730 Market St., Youngstown, 44507; 330-744-8636. Take a page from the Dinosaur Diary of Dr. T-Rex and watch this unique, action packed, interactive theatre performance with incredible life size puppets, that portrays real events that happened during the Age of Dinosaurs. 4 p.m.

music @ night 

Donna’s Diner. Labra Bros. 5-7 p.m.

Frieda’s. Howard and the Point Five Band. 6 p.m.

Up a Creek. Analog Giant. 8-11 p.m.

Saturday 25      

3rd annual Steelathlon. Covelli Centre, 229 E. Front St., Youngstown; for information, contact Erin Mellinger at 330-692-0017 or email at erinmellinger@fitnesstogether.com. The Youngstown Steelathlon features an urban obstacle-course run coursing through downtown Youngstown and the campus of Youngstown State University. The race, which is a benefit for the Rescue Mission of the Mahoning Valley, is designed to be challenging and fun for people of all ages and fitness levels. Refreshments, music, and prizes will also be available to participants after the race at the Covelli Centre. 8 a.m. $45 before June 1, $55 after June 1, and $60 on race day. Teams of five or more people will receive a discount of $5 each. 8 a.m.

Celebrate Poland at the Library. Public Library, Poland Branch, 311 S. Main St., 44514; 330-744-8636. Local Authors, artists and Musicians will be selling their wares at the Poland Library all day in conjunction with Celebrate Poland Event. This Library Event is sponsored by the Friends of PLYMC. 9 a.m.

Hooked on Fishing. Mill Creek MetroParks Farm, 7574 Columbiana-Canfield Road, Canfield, 44406; 330-702-3000. MetroParks Police will conduct this program that teaches children about the sport of fishing. All ages welcome. Call 330-744-3848 for more information. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free.

Floral Drawing Workshop. Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116. During this three-day workshop, use your creative skills and learn floral drawing with Marianne Hilke. A supply list will be provided upon registration. Register by June 9. 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. $40; FFRG $34.

Essential Oils for Everyday Life. Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116. Learn how to incorporate essential oils into your everyday life. Led by Lauralee Lees. Start with the basics of essential oils, uses, and how to make bath salts. Register by June 23. 2 p.m.-4 p.m. Free.

music @ night  

Frieda’s. Howard and the Point Five Band. 6 p.m.

Lil Paws Winery. Richard Boston. 7-10 p.m.

Phoenix Fire Grill. Todd Cutshaw. 8-11 p.m.

Sunday 26

Same Trail Twelve Times. Lanterman’s Mill, Mill Creek MetroParks, 980 Canfield Road, Youngstown, 44511; 330-740-7115. Mill Creek Gorge inspired Volney Rogers to establish the park district 125 years ago. Celebrate the park’s anniversary by hiking the gorge every month this year and see its ever changing beauty. Call for details. Moderate, 2 miles. 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Tractor-Wagon Rides. Mill Creek MetroParks Farm, 7574 Columbiana-Canfield Road, Canfield, 44406; 330-702-3000. Craft fee $1. 1 p.m.-4 p.m.

MONDAY 27 

It’s All About Yarn. Public Library, Boardman Branch, 7680 Glenwood Ave., 44512; 330-744-8636. Bring in your crochet, knitting, plastic canvas, or “anything with yarn” project and learn from one another. Participants are encouraged to bring all yarn UFOs (unfinished objects). For teens and adults. 11 a.m.

Exploring Screen Printing – Art Camp. Public Library, Poland Branch, 311 S. Main St., 44514; 330-744-8636. Come learn the basics of screen printing. Build your own screens, and print your own artwork on a t-shirt or a tote bag. Registration required. Ages 10-17. 10 a.m.-Noon, June 27- July 1. Noon.

Get Growing @ Your Library. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Howland Branch Library, 9095 East Market St., Howland; 330-856-2011. Get your hands dirty at our monthly gardening program. These programs will focus on container gardening of edible and ornamental plants. Reap the many benefits of exploring and learning about the natural world through a variety of stories and activities. For kids ages 6 to 12. Registration is required. 3 p.m.

Knitting for Beginners. Public Library, Newport branch, 3730 Market St., Youngstown, 44507; 330-744-8636. Learn the very basics of knitting. We will learn casting on, purl stitch, knit stitch and casting off. Now is the time to get started on those homemade knitted Christmas scarves. Please bring a set of knitting needles size 8, 9 or 10 mm. Yarn will be provided. For tweens, teens and adults. 5 p.m.

Music for the Masses: Music Club. Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44503; 330-744-8636. Summer in the City. Vacation and summer songs will be enjoyed. We encourage you to come, listen, and discuss, whether you are familiar with the artist or not. For teens and adults. 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday 28

Get Golf Ready Junior Clinic Lesson Series. Mill Creek Golf Course, Mill Creek MetroParks, 1 W. Golf Drive, Boardman, 44512; 330-740-7122. Each clinic includes range and course time varying with age and skill level. Golf instruction will be provided by PGA professional staff. Call the Golf Shop to register. 10 a.m.-11:30 p.m. $15/Junior per session.

Ongoing: EXPLORE. Heritage and History. Various sites, Mill Creek Metroparks; 330-740-7107. For ages 8 and up. Dates: June 28-30. Locations vary. Step back in time to celebrate Mill Creek Park’s 125th birthday. Register/pay at Ford Nature Center by June 21. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. $60 R, $70 NR.

3-D Printing: An Introduction. Public Library, Canfield branch; 43 W. Main St., 44406; 330-744-8636. For teens and adults. 1 p.m.

Get in the Game with Team Nature. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Howland Branch Library, 9095 East Market St., Howland; 330-856-2011. Join Kelly Hardval, reduction coordinator for Trumbull Soil and Water Conservation District, to try a sample of nature games and activities. For kids ages 6 to 12. Registration is required; call 330-856-2011. 2 p.m.

Get Growing @ Your Library. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Liberty Branch Library, 415 Churchill-Hubbard Road, Liberty; 330-759-2589. For kids ages 6 to 12. Registration is required by calling 330-759-2589. 2 p.m.

Living Wreath: Succulents. Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116. Create with Pam Baytos. Using a mixture of succulents and sphagnum moss, this wreath will be easy to grow and requires little water. All materials will be provided. Register/pay by June 26. 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. $40; FFRG $34.

Open Mic Night / Poetry Slam. Public Library, Canfield branch; 43 W. Main St., 44406; 330-744-8636. If you’re a poet and you know it… Do you have a poem or short story that you would like to share? Come to the Canfield library for open mic night. We will serve tea between performances. For teens and adults. 7 p.m.

Wednesday 29

Chair to Mat Movement. Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7116. Michelle O’Brien leads the class, which is designed to increase mobility and flexibility for those who find seated floor movement challenging. All movement is done seated in chairs, and in standing positions on a mat. Drop-in. 9 a.m.-10 a.m. $10/class.

Just Keep Swimming, Swimming, Swimming. Public Library, Austintown branch, 600 South Raccoon Road, 44515; 330-744-8636. Swim on over to Austintown library for a “finding Dory” party. It will be an ocean of fun with activities, games, crafts, and snacks. For the family. 11 a.m.

Get in the Game with “Team Nature. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Main Library, 444 Mahoning Ave. NW, Warren; 330-399-8807. Join Kelly Hardval, education coordinator for Trumbull Soil and Water Conservation District, to try a sample of nature games and activities. For kids ages 6 to 12. Registration is required by calling 330-399-8807 ext. 206. 2 p.m.

The Magical Nate the Great. Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Cortland Branch Library, 578 Lakeview Drive, Cortland; 330-638-6335.  For all ages. 3 p.m.

DIY Patriotic Wreath. Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44503; 330-744-8636. Share your patriotic pride with this great craft. All in time to display for the Fourth of July. For teens and adults. 6:30 p.m.

LIVE! At the Morley. Morley Pavilion, Wick Recreation Area, Mill Creek MetroParks, 1861 McCollum Road, Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7112.  5 Live (70s and 80s rock). 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Free.

Thursday 30

Mill Creek Junior Golf Program. Mill Creek Golf Course, Mill Creek MetroParks, 1 W. Golf Drive, Boardman, 44512; 330-740-7122. For ages 7-15. Times vary with age. (Series occurs June 30, July 7, 14, 21 and 28.) Features five hours of professional instruction with local certified PGA professionals. Call the Golf Shop for details and to register. 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. $99.

Family Farm Tours. Mill Creek MetroParks Farm, 7574 Columbiana-Canfield Road, Canfield, 44406; 330-702-3000. Call to register. 10-11:30 a.m.

It’s Animal Magic with Mark Rosenthal. Multilple branches. Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County; 330-744-8636. Mark will bring some of his animal friends and share stories. All ages. Boardman Library, 11 a.m., Thursday, June 30; Canfield Library, 7 p.m., Thursday, June 30; Struthers Library, 3 p.m., Thursday, June 30. 11 a.m.

Movie Matinee. Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44503; 330-744-8636. Children 7 years old and younger must be accompanied by an adult. All ages. 11 a.m.

125th Anniversary Trolley Tour. Ford Nature Education Center, Mill Creek MetroParks; 840 Old Furnace Road, Youngstown, 44511; 330-740-7107.

Limited seating. Register/pay at least two days in advance at Ford Nature Center. 2 p.m.-3 p.m. and 3:30-4:30 p.m. Adults: $7 R, $10 NR; 12 and under/60 and over: $5 R, $8 NR. Additional fees after deadline.

Yellow Creek Park/Struthers Concert Series. Mauthe Park, 156 Smithfield St., Struthers, 44471; 330-755-7275. Concerts feature lawn seating. 7-8:30 p.m.

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