Calendar (Weeks 1-4) – July 1-31, 2016

Friday 1

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. Every Friday in July. 10-11 a.m.

On Your Mark, Get Set, Recycle with the Mahoning County Green Team.  Various branches. Join Peg Flynn and Kim Lewis as they present Nancy Elizabeth Wallace’s “Recycle Every Day” during the Summer Reading Program. 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. Struthers Library, 11 a.m., Friday, July 1; East Library, 2 p.m., Thursday, July 7; Brownlee Woods Library, 11 a.m., Tuesday, July 12; Main Library, 10 a.m., Friday, July 15; Newport Library, 2 p.m., Monday, July 18; Campbell Library, 11 a.m., Wednesday, July 20; Poland Library, 2 p.m., Thursday, July 21; Canfield Library, 10 a.m., Monday, July 25. 11 a.m.

Preschool Storytime. Howland Branch Library, 9095 East Market St., Howland Township; 330-856-2011. For children ages 3 to 5. July 1, 8, 15, 22. 11 a.m.

Babytime. Main Library of the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave., N.W., Warren; 330-399-8807 ext. 206. For infants ages 6 to 18 months with a parent or caregiver. Occurs July 1, 8, 15, 22. 11 a.m.

Summerfest Parade Around the Square. Courthouse Square, downtown Warren; 330-395-4876. Children will parade around Courthouse Square with work made during this year’s Summerfest program at the Trumbull Art Gallery. Following the parade, the Fine Arts Council of Trumbull County will host its annual “Chalk on the Walk.” 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Weekly: Noon in the Park. Courthouse Square, downtown Warren; 330-984-7398. This weekly lunchtime concert features local musicians. Food will be available for purchase. Occurs July, 1, 8, 15, 22, 29. Noon-1:30 p.m.

livE music

California Palms. Cin City and the Saints. 8 p.m.

Cedars. Alteras, Colorblind. 10 p.m.

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

Magic Tree. Andy Timko. Acoustic. 8-11 p.m.

Saturday 2 

Howland Farmers Market. Richard E Orwig Park, East Market Street and Willow Drive, Howland; 330-856-2340. Features produce, honey, homemade jam, eggs, grass-fed meats, baked goods and specialty products. Live music. Occurs July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30. 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

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.

Stomping With The Settlers Bluegrass Festival. Greene Eagle Winery, 2576 Davis Peck Road, Cortland; 330-583-9463 or http://www.GreeneEagle.com. Ten Bluegrass bands on two different stages will be featured throughout the day. Artisans and memorabilia vendors will be on hand and food available for purchase. Noon-10 p.m. $25 per person. (in advance); $30 per person (day of the festival).

Oakwood Cemetery Trolley Tour. John Stark Edwards House, 303 Monroe St., N.W., Warren; 330-394-4653. The Trumbull County Historical Society presents a trolley tour of the Oakwood Cemetery.  The tour is free but reservations are required. RSVP by calling 330-394-4653 or by emailing director@trumbullcountyhistory.org. Reserve by June 27. 1 p.m.

Gold Medal Crafts: The Science of Spin Art. Public Library, Struthers branch, 95 Poland Ave. 44471; 330-744-8636. What happens when you spin paint at a fast speed? Wear old clothes or bring a paint shirt.  For children of all ages. 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, July 2, 16, 30. 2 p.m.

Ink & Paper Writer’s Club for Teens. Main Library of the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave., N.W., Warren; 330-399-8807 ext. 206. For teens entering grades 7 to 12. July 2, July 16. 2 p.m.

W.D. Packard Concert Band Summer Dance. W.D. Packard Music Hall, 1703 Mahoning Ave., N.W., Warren; 330-841-2691. 7:30 p.m.

livE music 

California Palms. G-Force. 7-11 p.m.

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

Willow Lake Park. Wet Lemon. 8 p.m.-midnight.

SUNDAY 3

Harry Stevens Hot Dog Day. downtown Niles; 330-233-1030 and http://www.TheAvenueandMain.org. This event commemorates Harry Stevens of Niles, the inventor of the hot dog, baseball scorecard and drinking straw. Events include a Fourth of July Parade, a hot dog eating contest, a corn hole tournament, a weiner dog race, the Miss Niles competition and music. Noon-9 p.m., July 3 and 6-9 p.m., July 4.

Monday 4

Harry Stevens Hot Dog Day. downtown Niles; 330-233-1030 and http://www.TheAvenueandMain.org. This event commemorates Harry Stevens of Niles, the inventor of the hot dog, baseball scorecard and drinking straw. Events include a Fourth of July Parade, a hot dog eating contest, a corn hole tournament, a weiner dog race, the Miss Niles competition and music. 6-9 p.m., July 4.

Tuesday 5

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. For adults. Mondays through Aug. 15. 8:30-9 a.m.

Baby Brilliant: Bonding with Babies & Books. Various branches. For caregivers and their little ones who are 6 to 23 months. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Austintown Library, 10 a.m., Tuesday, July 5, 12, 19, 26; Boardman Library, 10 a.m., Tuesday, July 5, 19, 26; Poland Library, 10 a.m., Wednesday, July 6, 13, 20, 27; Canfield Library, 10 a.m., Thursday, July 7, 14, 21, 28. 10 a.m.

Baby Brilliant: Tales & Talk for 2s & 3s. Various branches. 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. Canfield Library, 10 a.m., Tuesday, July 5, 12; Austintown Library, 10 a.m., Wednesday, July 6; Poland Library, 10:30 a.m., Thursday, July 7. 10 a.m.

Preschool Storytime. Main Library of the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave., N.W., Warren; 330-399-8807 ext. 206. For children ages 3 to 5. July 5, 12, 19 (puppet performance on July 19). 11 a.m.

Blood Pressure Screening by the Mahoning Chapter of the American Red Cross. Public Library, Boardman Branch, 7680 Glenwood Ave., 44512; 330-744-8636. 12:30-2:30 p.m.

Blood Drive by the Mahoning Chapter of the American Red Cross. Various branches. Public Library, Austintown branch, 600 South Raccoon Road, 44515; 330-744-8636. For appointments call 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767). Austintown Library, 1-6 p.m., Tuesday, July 5; Austintown Library, 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Saturday, July 9. 1-6 p.m.

Preschool Storytime. Brookfield Branch Library, 7032 Grove St., Brookfield; 330-448-8134. For children ages 3 to 5. July 5, 12, 19. 1 p.m.

Weekly: Warren Farmers Market. Courthouse Square Park, downtown Warren; 330-881-7698. http://www.WarrenFarmersMarket.org. Features fresh produce and specialty items, nutritional education, yoga, and more. Every Tuesday through Oct. 4. Occurs  July 5, 12, 19, 26. 3-6 p.m.

Crafting Corner.  Various branches. All materials will be provided. Registration is required Call 330-744-8636 and specify location. East Library, 4 p.m., Tuesday July 5; Struthers Library, 4 p.m., Wednesday, July 13. 4 p.m.

Book Buddies. Main Library of the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave., N.W., Warren; 330-399-8807 ext. 206. Book Buddies provides one-on-one reading practice and reading-related games. Children ages 5 to 10. Registration is required each week. July 5, 12, 19. 4:30-6 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 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 July 5, Aug. 2, Sept. 6 and Oct. 4. 4:30-7:30 p.m.

SCORE Appointment @ the Library. Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44503; 330-744-8636. Two volunteers from SCORE, Counselors to America’s Small Business, will be available in the Business and Investment Center of Main Library to provide advice and answer questions from 5:30-7:30 p.m. The service is free. To talk to a business professional from SCORE, call 330-941-2948 for an appointment. For adults. 5:30 p.m.

Nonfiction Book Club. Public Library, Canfield branch; 43 W. Main St., 44406; 330-744-8636. For adults. 6 p.m.

Fitness Support Group. Various branches.Support each other in weight loss, fitness or any other health goals you have. For adults. Boardman Library, 6 p.m., Tuesday, July 5 (Topic: Sleep); Austintown Library, 6 p.m., Tuesday, July 19 (Topic: The Importance of Stretching). 6 p.m.

Wednesday 6

Family Story Time. Various branches. Stories, games, crafts, and fun for all ages. Children under age 7 must be accompanied by an adult. Boardman Library, 10 a.m., Wednesday, July 6, 13, 20; Main Library, 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 12, 26. 10 a.m.

Gotta Move Story Time.  Various branches.  For children ages 2-5. Adults and kids, get ready to act out stories and rhymes, sing and dance, and talk and play. Canfield Library, 10 a.m., Wednesday, July 6, 20, 27; Canfield Library, 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, July 6, 20, 27Austintown Library, 10 a.m., Thursday, July 7, 28; Tri-Lakes Library, 11 a.m., Tuesday, July 12, 19. 10 a.m.

Music and Movement. Main Library of the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave., N.W., Warren; 330-399-8807 ext. 206. For toddlers 19 to 35 months old with a parent or caregiver. Registration is required each week. July 6, 13, 20. 10 a.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.

Yogi Games Boot Camp. Howland Branch Library, 9095 East Market St., Howland Township; 330-856-2011. Come to the library for pre-game warm-ups, featuring games, crafts, and a special All-Star yoga sequence. Children are to wear comfortable clothes and bring a towel or blanket to sit on. For kids ages 7 to 12. Registration is required. 1 p.m.

Race to Recycle. Main Library of the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave., N.W., Warren; 330-399-8807 ext. 206. For children ages 5 to 12. Registration is required. 2 p.m.

Introduction to Microsoft Publisher 2010. Cortland Branch Library, 578 Lakeview Drive, Cortland; 330-399-8807 ext. 201. Create a simple one-page flyer using the basic tools of Microsoft Publisher 2010, and learn how to use these tools to create newsletters, brochures, greeting cards, and more. Registration is required. For adults. 2-4 p.m.

DIY Sharpie Coasters. Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44503; 330-744-8636. For grades 4-12. 2:30 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.

Game Night. Brookfield Branch Library, 7032 Grove St., Brookfield; 330-448-8134. Bring your friends and come play on our WiiU. For kids going into grades 5 to 8.  5-7 p.m.

Yoga Class. Public Library, Poland Branch, 311 S. Main St., 44514; 330-744-8636. Friends of PLYMC is sponsoring a Yoga Class every Wednesday in the Poland Library meeting room. For adults. 5-6 p.m. Wednesdays in July. 5-6 p.m. Pay as you attend, $10 a session.

Lego My Library.  Various branches.  Meet and enjoy creating Lego designs. For kids, age 6 and up. Austintown Library, 6 p.m., Wednesday, July 6; Sebring Library, 2 p.m., Thursday, July 7; Boardman Library, 10 a.m., Saturday, July 9; Tri-Lakes Library, 6 p.m., Tuesday, July 12; Poland Library, 6-7 p.m., Tuesday, July 19; Canfield Library, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Wednesday, July 20; Boardman Library, 6 p.m., Thursday, Thursday, July 21; Austintown Library, 3 p.m., Friday, July 29. 6 p.m.

Coloring 4 Grown-Ups.  Various branches. Coloring for grown-ups. Colored pencils and markers will be provided along with intricate abstract and themed design sheets. For teens and adults only. Canfield Library, 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, July 6; Main Library, 6:30 p.m., Wed,, July 13. 6:30 p.m.

Live Music at the Library. Cortland Branch Library, 578 Lakeview Drive, Cortland; 330-638-6335. Guitarist Tyler Guerrieri will play a variety of jazz, classical, and popular music. July 6, July 20. 6:30 p.m.

Color Your World. Public Library, Poland Branch, 311 S. Main St., 44514; 330-744-8636. Coloring sheets and materials will be provided, or you’re welcome to bring your own. Colorful light refreshments will be served. For teens and adults. 7-8:30 p.m.

Thursday 7

Dance Party @ the Library. Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44503; 330-744-8636. Music, motion, and fun for all ages. Children under age 7 must be accompanied by an adult. For children of all ages. 11 a.m.

Preschool Storytime. Liberty Branch Library, 415 Churchill-Hubbard Road, Liberty Township; 330-759-2589. For children ages 3 to 5. July 7, 14, 21. 11 a.m.

Patio Pals. Main Library of the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave., N.W., Warren; 330-399-8807 ext. 206. Learn about the natural world through a wide variety of stories and STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and math) activities. Registration is required each week. For kids ages 6 to 12.  July 7, 14, 21, 28. 11:30 a.m.

On Your Mark, Get Set, Get Outside. Cortland Branch Library, 578 Lakeview Drive, Cortland; 330-638-6335. Join Amy Reeher from the Trumbull Soil and Water Conservation District and learn more about the forests and woods with fun activities and crafts. For children ages 5 to 12. Registration is required. 2 p.m.

Ancestry Library Edition Class. Cortland Branch Library, 578 Lakeview Drive, Cortland; 330-399-8807 ext. 202. Learn how to use the library’s subscription database to find census, marriage, death, birth, military and immigration records, and how to refine their searches. Those taking the class should be familiar with navigating a computer using a mouse. Registration is required. 2 p.m.

Game Night for Teens. Main Library of the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave., N.W., Warren; 330-399-8807 ext. 206. The event July 14 will be a Yu-Gi-Oh. tournament. For teens entering grades 7 to 12. July 7, 14, 21, 28. 5 p.m.

And the Rest is History Book Club. Public Library, Austintown branch, 600 South Raccoon Road, 44515; 330-744-8636. All areas of history and historical fiction are welcome. For adults. 6 p.m.

Tie-Dye Sock Hop Party. Public Library, Poland Branch, 311 S. Main St., 44514; 330-744-8636. Make your very own tie dye socks and other tie dye creations. Snacks will be provided. Space is limited and registration is required. Call 330-744-8636 and ask for the Poland Library. For grades 5-12. 6:30 p.m.

Family Storytime. Main Library of the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave., N.W., Warren; 330-399-8807 ext. 206. Fun for families with children ages 3 to 12. July 7, 14, 21 (puppet performance on July 21). 6:30 p.m.

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Cedars. Muleface Brothers. 10 p.m.

Leon’s. Analog Giant. 9 p.m.

Magic Tree. John Reese Project. Jazz. 7:30-10:30 p.m.

Vintage Estate. Steve Vuich. Open mike.  8-11 p.m.

Friday 8

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.

Annual Summer Garage Sale. Upton House, 380 Mahoning Ave. N.W., Warren; 330-395-1840. http://www.UptonHouse.org. This event features antiques, collectibles, linens, electronics, and furniture. Proceeds benefit the Upton Association. July 8-9. 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

National Video Game Day. Public Library, Newport branch, 3730 Market St., Youngstown, 44507; 330-744-8636. Play video games all day long in the Newport Teen Room. For teens in grades 7-12. Library hours.

Professor Zap and his Magic World of Bubbles. Brookfield Branch Library, 7032 Grove St., Brookfield; 330-448-8134. Watch Professor Zap make bubbles perform in a magical manner. For all ages. 10:30 a.m.

Baby Brilliant: Playtime at Your Library. Various branches. For ages 2-6. All children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult. Newport Library, 10:30 a.m., Friday, July 8; Austintown Library, 10 a.m., Thursday, July 21; Tri-Lakes Library, 11 a.m., Saturday, July 23. 10:30 a.m.

Scrapbooking Club. Public Library, Austintown branch, 600 South Raccoon Road, 44515; 330-744-8636. Scrapbook a page and share your ideas. Paper and supplies provided. For teens and adults. 11 a.m.

Professor Zap and his Magic World of Bubbles. Liberty Branch Library, 415 Churchill-Hubbard Road, Liberty Township; 330-759-2589. For all ages. 1 p.m.

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. 2 p.m.

Cupcake Wars.  Various branches. Test your decorating skills against others to see if you have what it takes to be crowned the next top Cupcake Froster. Registration is required. Call 330-744-8636. For tweens and teens. Canfield Library, 2 p.m., Friday, July 8; Sebring Library, 11 a.m., Saturday, July 16. 2 p.m.

livE music

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

Hartford Hill Winery. Chasin’ the Blues. 7-10 p.m.
Mastropietro Winery. Richard Boston. 7-10 p.m.

Suzie’s. Northern Whale. 9 p.m.

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

Saturday 9

Annual Summer Garage Sale. Upton House, 380 Mahoning Ave. N.W., Warren; 330-395-1840. http://www.UptonHouse.org. This event features antiques, collectibles, linens, electronics, and furniture. Proceeds benefit the Upton Association. July 8-9. 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Summer Festival of the Arts at the Main Library. Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44503; 330-744-8636. Friends of PLYMC will hold a book sale and activities for the family on the front lawn of the Main Library during the YSU Summer Festival of the Arts. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

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. 10 a.m.-noon. $12 per person R; $15 per person NR; second person in tandem half price.

Genealogy Basics Class. Main Library of the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave., N.W., Warren; 330-399-8807 ext. 202. Includes a discussion of how to begin your family history research, as well as a tour of the Local History & Genealogy Center. Registration is required. 10 a.m.

Sensory Storytime. Main Library of the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave., N.W., Warren; 330-399-8807 ext. 206. For children ages 3 to 8, caregivers, and families. Registration is required. 11 a.m.

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.

See It, Try It, Learn It. Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44503; 330-744-8636. Be a scientist at the library. Make hypotheses and experiment about force and motion. Grades K-8. 2:30 p.m., Saturday, July 9, 23. 2:30 p.m.

livE music 

Birdfish Brewing Co. Bill Henceroth. 6-8 p.m.

Cedars. Demos Papadimas Band. 10 p.m.

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

Ice House. Analog Giant. 9 p.m.

Magic Tree. Universal Pulse. 9 p.m.-midnight.

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

Quaker Steak/Austintown. Joe Fritz. 5-8 p.m.

Rust Belt Brewing Co. Susan Wojnar. 8-11 p.m.

SUNday 10

Tractor-Wagon Rides. Mill Creek MetroParks Farm, 7574 Columbiana-Canfield Road, Canfield, 44406; 330-702-3000. Tractor-wagon rides leave approximately every half hour for a guided tour through the MetroParks Farm. Barns are open to visit the animals. Craft fee $1. 1-4 p.m.

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 11 

Drama Camp. Public Library, Poland Branch, 311 S. Main St., 44514; 330-744-8636. Learn about the many aspects of theater, including auditions, the casting process, and stage directions. Kids will present “Rap-punzel” for family and friends and refreshments will be served on the last day of camp, July 15. Camp runs from 10 a.m.-noon on July 11-15. Registration required. Call and ask for the Poland Library. For grades 4-9. 10 a.m.-noon, July 11-15 (Refreshments on July 15). 10 a.m.

Basic Computer Class. Various branches. 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, 11 a.m., Monday July 11; Main Library, 3 p.m., Tuesday, July 19. 11 a.m.

Toddler Tales. Howland Branch Library, 9095 East Market St., Howland Township; 330-856-2011. Storytime for toddlers ages 19 to 35 months with a parent or caregiver. Registration is required each week. July 7, 14, 21. 11 a.m.

Mystery Mondays at Main. Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44503; 330-744-8636. Chat about what you’ve been reading and preview new releases. For teens and adults. 11 a.m.

Preschool Storytime. Lordstown Branch Library, 1471 Salt Springs Road, Lordstown; 330-824-2094. For children ages 3 to 5. Special puppet performance is on July 18. 1 p.m., July 11 and 18.

Outback Ray’s Amazing Animal Show. Cortland Branch Library, 578 Lakeview Drive, Cortland; 330-638-6335. Meet Outback Ray and his animals. For all ages. 1 p.m.

Monday Movie Matinees. Main Library of the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave., N.W., Warren; 330-399-8807 ext. 200. Watch a movie on the big screen in the library meeting room and then join in a discussion. July 11, 18, 25. 2 p.m.

Let’s Play Club for Teens. Main Library of the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave., N.W., Warren; 330-399-8807 ext. 206. Learn video and audio editing, social media marketing, and more. For all gamers entering grades 7 to 12. July 11, 18, 25. 2-4 p.m.

Outback Ray’s Amazing Animal Show. Lordstown Branch Library, 1471 Salt Springs Road, Lordstown; 330-824-2094. Meet Outback Ray and his animals at this entertaining and educational show.  All ages. 3 p.m.

No-Sew Tote Bag. Public Library, Newport branch, 3730 Market St., Youngstown, 44507; 330-744-8636. Recycle old T-shirts into tote bags. T-shirts will be provided, but bring your own if you have an old T-shirt you’d love to recycle. For tweens and teens. 4 p.m.

Outback Ray’s Amazing Animal Show. Howland Branch Library, 9095 East Market St., Howland Township; 330-856-2011. Meet Outback Ray and his animals at this entertaining and educational show. For all ages. 6 p.m.

Pups and Pages. Main Library of the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave., N.W., Warren; 330-399-8807 ext. 206. 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. 6 p.m.

Preschool Storytime. Cortland Branch Library, 578 Lakeview Drive, Cortland; 330-638-6335. Stories and a craft related to a weekly theme and reinforces the development of early literacy skills. For children ages 3 to 5. Mondays at 6 p.m., July 11 and 18; Tuesdays at 11 a.m., July 5, 12, 19. 6 p.m.

Business Start-Up Workshop. Public Library, Canfield branch; 43 W. Main St., 44406; 330-744-8636. 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. To register, call 330-744-8636 and ask for Information Services or register online using the events calendar. For adults. 6:30 p.m.

Basic Microsoft Publisher Class. Public Library, Austintown branch, 600 South Raccoon Road, 44515; 330-744-8636. Learn the very basics of Microsoft Office Publisher. This is a beginner’s class that will teach users how to add and edit page components. Basic computer skills are required. Space is limited. Call 330-744-8636to register. For adults. 6:30 p.m.

Reader’s Choice Book Club.  Public Library, Boardman Branch, 7680 Glenwood Ave., 44512; 330-744-8636. Discuss “The All-Girl Filling Station’s Last Reunion” by Fannie Flagg. Preview August’s book, “The Girl on the Train,” by Paula Hawkins. For adults. 7 p.m.

Howl’s Moving Castle: Downtown Youngstown Summer Outdoor Movie Series. 229 E. Front St., Youngstown. Movies occur Mondays on the lawn of the Covelli Centre. Movie rainouts will be show the next day (Tuesday) at dusk. July’s schedule: “Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954), July 5; “Howl’s Moving Castle” (2004), July 11; “Guardians of the Galaxy” (2014), July 18; “Nightmare Before Christmas” (1993), July 25. Movies are presented by Youngstown Cinema, the City of Youngstown and the Covelli Centre. Movies begin at dusk. Free.

Tuesday 12 

170th Annual Trumbull County Fair. Trumbull County Fairgrounds, 899 Everett Hull Road, Cortland; 330-637-6010. Family event featuring a traditional county fair with locally-raised livestock and home-produced items. Agricultural displays, 4-H and youth activities, livestock and horse shows, entertainment, amusement rides, games and food. Occurs July 12-17. 8 a.m.-11 p.m. $8; $4 (senior citizens).

A Box Full of Myths. Various branches. The play will cover famous myths from Greek mythology. For children of all ages. Boardman Library, 10 a.m., Tuesday, July 12; Poland Library, 6 p.m., Monday, July 18; Poland Library, 10 a.m., Tuesday, July 19; Canfield Library, 11 a.m., Thursday, July 21. 10 a.m.

Little Sprouts. Howland Branch Library, 9095 East Market St., Howland Township; 330-856-2011. 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. 11 a.m.

Baby Brilliant: Fun Time for 4s & 5s. Various branches. Developmentally appropriate books, songs, rhymes, and finger plays, and other activities that will help your child become a successful reader. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Canfield Library, 11:30 a.m., Tuesday, July 12; Main Library, 6 p.m., Monday, July 18. 11:30 a.m.

On Your Mark, Get Set, Get Outside. Liberty Branch Library, 415 Churchill-Hubbard Road, Liberty Township; 330-759-2589. Join Amy Reeher from the Trumbull Soil and Water Conservation District and learn more about the forests and woods with fun activities and crafts. For children ages 6 to 12. Registration is required. 2 p.m.

Giant Games. Cortland Branch Library, 578 Lakeview Drive, Cortland; 330-638-6335. For teens entering grades 7 to 12. 2-4 p.m.

Weekly: Warren Farmers Market. Courthouse Square Park, downtown Warren; 330-881-7698. http://www.WarrenFarmersMarket.org. Features fresh produce and specialty items, nutritional education, yoga, and more. Every Tuesday through Oct. 4. July 5, 12, 19, 26. 3-6 p.m.

Raising Chickens in Your Backyard. Liberty Branch Library, 415 Churchill-Hubbard Road, Liberty Township; 330-759-2589. This presentation by guest speaker Megan D’Andrea will focus on what you need to know when starting out to raise chickens in your backyard. 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.

Watercolor with Andrea. Public Library, Austintown branch, 600 South Raccoon Road, 44515; 330-744-8636. Space is limited. Call 330-744-8636 to register. For teens and adults. 6:30 p.m.

Research Guide for Jewish Genealogy. Public Library, Boardman Branch, 7680 Glenwood Ave., 44512; 330-744-8636. Survey the resources available for Jewish genealogical research. For adults and teens. Registration is required by phoning 330-744-8636 or online via the library’s events calendar. 6:30 p.m.

Frosted. Public Library, Canfield branch; 43 W. Main St., 44406; 330-744-8636. Want to learn how to decorate cupcakes like a pro? Here’s your chance to experiment with different frosting tips and learn great decorating techniques. Space is limited, so registration is required. Call 330-744-8636. For teens and adults. 6:30 p.m.

AWL Beginner Dog Obedience Classes. Animal Welfare League of Trumbull County Shelter, 812 Youngstown-Kingsville Road (S.R. 193), Vienna; 330-539-5300.  http://www.AWLRescueMe.org. This seven-week course covers basic dog obedience, pet concerns (housebreaking, chewing and barking), and leadership skills. For dogs 6 months and older. Class size is limited. Registration required. Classes occurs on Tuesdays from July 12-Aug. 23. 7-8 p.m. $125.

wednesday 13

170th Annual Trumbull County Fair. Trumbull County Fairgrounds, 899 Everett Hull Road, Cortland; 330-637-6010. July 12-17. 8 a.m.-11 p.m. $8; $4 (senior citizens).

Advanced Grant-Seeking Using Foundation Center Tools with David Holmes of the Foundation Center. Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44503; 330-744-8636. Learn the ins and outs of the Foundation Center’s newest resource, Foundation Maps with presenter David Holmes. Gain a richer understanding of what this powerful data visualization platform can do along with the newest ways to make Foundation Directory Online work for you. Find the funders you’ve never seen before. Learn how to create customized searches to develop lists of prospective foundation and corporate donors that will match your nonprofit organization’s funding needs. For adults. 10 a.m.

Matt Jergens Comedy and Juggling. Public Library, Canfield branch; 43 W. Main St., 44406; 330-744-8636.  Matt Jergens will keep you laughing and tapping your toes to some great tunes while he uses a variety of props to defy gravity in a way never before seen. For children of all ages. 11 a.m.

Carnival: Come One, Come All.  Various branches. Features a variety of indoor/outdoor carnival and Olympic style games, activities, and snacks. For children of all ages. Austintown Library, 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, July 13; Tri-Lakes Library, 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, July 20. 11:30 a.m.

Blood Pressure Check by Salem Area Visiting Nurse Association.  Various branches. East Library, 1-3 p.m., Wednesday, July 13; Sebring Library, 1-2 p.m., Wednesday, July 13; Canfield Library, 1-2 p.m., Wednesday, July 20. 1-3 p.m.

Mommy & Me Yoga. Howland Branch Library, 9095 East Market St., Howland Township; 330-856-2011. Join Miss Brindi for a simple yoga program especially for toddlers and their mamas (parent or caregiver). 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. 1 p.m.

Blood Pressure Screening by Youngstown-Warren Black Nurses Association. Public Library, East branch, 430 Early Road, Youngstown, 44505; 330-744-8636. 1-3 p.m.

Get in the Game. Liberty Branch Library, 415 Churchill-Hubbard Road, Liberty Township; 330-759-2589. Play traditional board games. 1-3 p.m.

Roll With It. Main Library of the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave., N.W., Warren; 330-399-8807 ext. 206. Roll, shoot, and score with a variety of family-friendly games and crafts. For kids ages 6 to 12 and their families.  Registration is required. 2 p.m.

Microsoft Word I: An Introduction to Word Processing. Cortland Branch Library, 578 Lakeview Drive, Cortland; 330-399-8807 ext. 201. USe Microsoft Word 2010 to get started in word processing. Covers the basics of formatting, editing, printing, and saving. Musi be comfortable with a mouse and some typing practice. Registration is required. For adults. 2-4 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.

The Magical Nate the Great. Brookfield Branch Library, 7032 Grove St., Brookfield; 330-448-8134. Features an interactive magic show. For all ages. 5 p.m.

Cortland Community Band Concert. Howland SCOPE Center, 8273 High St., N.E., Warren; 330-652-3166.  http://www.CortlandCommunityBand.org. 7 p.m.

Live at the Morley. Morley Pavilion, Wick Recreation Area, Mill Creek MetroParks, 1861 McCollum Road, Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7112. Labara Brothers. Latin-flavored funk, soul and R&B. 7-8:30 p.m.

thursday 14

170th Annual Trumbull County Fair. Trumbull County Fairgrounds, 899 Everett Hull Road, Cortland; 330-637-6010. July 12-17. 8 a.m.-11 p.m. $8; $4 (senior citizens).

Olympic Dreams with National Taekwondo Champion Natalie Hershberger. Various branches. Learn what it takes to be an Olympic hopeful as Sports Illustrated for Kids 2015 Sports Kid of the Year Finalist, Natalie Hershberger, shares her experience and demonstrates her talent. Natalie’s books will be available for purchase. Austintown Library, 11 a.m., Thursday, July 14; Poland Library, 6 p.m., Thursday, July 14. 11 a.m.

Listen and Lego. Public Library, Poland Branch, 311 S. Main St., 44514; 330-744-8636. Listen to a story and then have fun building with Legos. For ages 4-7. 1 p.m.

Teens, Create Your Own 3-D Action Figure. Public Library, Canfield branch; 43 W. Main St., 44406; 330-744-8636. Customize your own 3-D action figure — augment the design, choose a color, and print. Registration for the program is required, and it is open to tweens and teens between the ages of 9 and 17. Limit is 12 participants. Register online or call. 1 p.m.

Games Galore: Readers Finish First. Various branches. For future young Olympians of all ages.Boardman Library, 2 p.m., Thursday, July 14; Canfield Library, 10 a.m., Tuesday, July 19; Sebring Library, 11 a.m., Thursday, July 28; Struthers Library, 2 p.m., Thursday, July 28. 2 p.m.

KSU Summer Stock: The Tarheel Tales. Liberty Branch Library, 415 Churchill-Hubbard Road, Liberty Township; 330-759-2589. Appalachian folktales for all ages. 2 p.m.

Summer Learning Day. Public Library, Struthers branch, 95 Poland Ave. 44471; 330-744-8636. For children in kindergarten through second grade. 4 p.m.

Farewell to West Library Party. Public Library, West branch, 2815 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown, 44509; 330-744-8636. Say farewell to the current West Library, 2815 Mahoning Ave., before the building is demolished to make way for the brand new Michael Kusalaba Branch on the same site. This adult fund-raising event features bands, a raffle, a memory wall, art, food, and beer. Cost $10 a ticket and you must be 21 years old to attend. For tickets, contact the Development Office at 330-740-6086. 4-9 p.m.

Get in the Game…Read – Minute to Win It. Public Library, Boardman Branch, 7680 Glenwood Ave., 44512; 330-744-8636. Teens entering grades 7-12. Games and snacks. 6 p.m.

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.

livE music

Brewtus Brewing Co. Carolyn Longo. 6-9 p.m.

Magic Tree. Howard and the Five Point Band. 7:30-10:30 p.m.

Vintage Estate. Steve Vuich. Open mike.  8-11 p.m.

friday 15

170th Annual Trumbull County Fair. Trumbull County Fairgrounds, 899 Everett Hull Road, Cortland; 330-637-6010. July 12-17. 8 a.m.-11 p.m. $8; $4 (senior citizens).

Our Zoo to You. Public Library, Newport branch, 3730 Market St., Youngstown, 44507; 330-744-8636. Children will be able to see and touch a variety of exotic animals. 2 p.m.

livE music

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

Lime Tree. Black Wolf and the Thief. 8 p.m.

Magic Tree. Tyrone’s Blues Sinsations. 9 p.m.

Mastropietro Winery. Goes Like This. 7-10 p.m.

SATURDAY 16

170th Annual Trumbull County Fair. Trumbull County Fairgrounds, 899 Everett Hull Road, Cortland; 330-637-6010. July 12-17. 8 a.m.-11 p.m. $8; $4 (senior citizens).

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.  9-11 a.m. $12 per person R; $15 per person NR; second person in tandem half price. Additional fees after deadline.

Patio Pipsqueaks. Main Library of the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave., N.W., Warren; 330-399-8807 ext. 206. Preschoolers will be introduced to our garden with age-appropriate stories, crafts, hands-on gardening, science, and observation. For children ages 3 to 5. Registration is required. 11 a.m.

LEGOMania. Brookfield Branch Library, 7032 Grove St., Brookfield; 330-448-8134. Create unique structures with LEGO bricks. For kids ages 6 to 12. 1-3 p.m.

Days Gone By. Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44503; 330-744-8636. Are you a history buff? Feel free to bring memories or things to share. This month local history For adults. 2 p.m.

livE music

Clark Bar. Iron Roots Band. 9 p.m.

Coaches Bar/Poland. Richard Boston. 7:30-10:30 p.m.

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

Lime Tree. Emily Rodgers. 8-11 p.m.

Magic Tree. Sweaty Betty Blues Band. Jump blues. 9 p.m.

Mastropietro Winery. Just the Two of Us. 7-10 p.m.

Trax Lounge. Cin City and the Saints. 7:30-11:30 p.m.

Sunday 17

170th Annual Trumbull County Fair. Trumbull County Fairgrounds, 899 Everett Hull Road, Cortland; 330-637-6010. July 12-17. 8 a.m.-11 p.m. $8; $4 (seniors).

Monday 18

“Ready, Set, Go.” Puppet Show. Lordstown Branch Library, 1471 Salt Springs Road, Lordstown; 330-824-2094. For all ages. 1 p.m.

Infinity Scarf. Public Library, Newport branch, 3730 Market St., Youngstown, 44507; 330-744-8636. Learn the very basics of arm knitting. Yarn will be provided. For tweens, teens and adults. 5 p.m.

No Bake Energy Bites. Public Library, Austintown branch, 600 South Raccoon Road, 44515; 330-744-8636. Make delicious, easy to make, no-bake substitutions. Bring a container to take home your treats. Registration required. For adults. 6 p.m.

Read to SomeBunny. Howland Branch Library, 9095 East Market St., Howland Township; 330-856-2011. Children ages 5 to 12 can sign up to read aloud to registered and certified Bunnies in Baskets (Therapy Rabbits) for 15-minute sessions. Registration is required. 6-7:30 p.m.

Sugar Scrubs. Various branches. Learn how to make luxurious, exfoliating body scrubs using sugar and other simple ingredients. And then make one of your own. Registration required. For adults and teens. Canfield Library, 6:30 p.m., Monday, July 18; Sebring Library, 11 a.m., Saturday, July 23. 6:30 p.m.

Guardians of the Galaxy: Downtown Youngstown Summer Outdoor Movie Series. 229 E. Front St., Youngstown. Movies occur Mondays on the lawn of the Covelli Centre. Movie rainouts will be show the next day (Tuesday) at dusk. July’s schedule: “Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954), July 5; “Howl’s Moving Castle” (2004), July 11; “Guardians of the Galaxy” (2014), July 18; “Nightmare Before Christmas” (1993), July 25. Movies are presented by Youngstown Cinema, the City of Youngstown and the Covelli Centre. Movies begin at dusk. Free.

Tuesday 19

Ready, Set, Go. Puppet Show. Main Library of the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave., N.W., Warren; 330-399-8807 ext. 206. For all ages. 11 a.m., Tuesday, July 19; 6:30 p.m., Thursday, July 21. 11 a.m.

Hero Magic with Rory Rennick. Public Library, Struthers branch, 95 Poland Ave. 44471; 330-744-8636. Join magician Rory Rennick for a fun, magical program. For children of all ages. 2 p.m.

KSU Summer Stock: The Tarheel Tales. Howland Branch Library, 9095 East Market St., Howland Township; 330-856-2011. Appalachian folktales. 2 p.m.

Get Growing @ Your Library. Liberty Branch Library, 415 Churchill-Hubbard Road, Liberty Township; 330-759-2589. This program will focus on container gardening of edible and ornamental plants. For kids ages 6 to 12. Registration is required. 2 p.m.

Leaping Lizards. Public Library, Austintown branch, 600 South Raccoon Road, 44515; 330-744-8636. Outback Ray will share his knowledge of the animals in his unique “family.” For children of all ages. 3 p.m.

Weekly: Warren Farmers Market. Courthouse Square Park, downtown Warren; 330-881-7698. http://www.WarrenFarmersMarket.org. Features fresh produce and specialty items, nutritional education, yoga, and more. Every Tuesday through Oct. 4. Occurs  July 5, 12, 19, 26. 3-6 p.m.

Pets: How Paws Have a Hand in How We Build and Cherish Our Family Trees. Public Library, Boardman Branch, 7680 Glenwood Ave., 44512; 330-744-8636. In this program, examine the significant, often profound, role sentient friends play in how we understand our ancestors, and ourselves. For adults and teens. Registration is required by phoning 330-744-8636 or online via the library’s events calendar. 6:30 p.m.

livE music

Pressed. Matthew James. Singer-songwriter. 5-7 p.m.

WEDNESDAY 20

Lori’s Lovely Butterflies. Public Library, Brownlee Woods Branch, 4010 Sheridan Road, Youngstown, 44514; 330-744-8636. For children of all ages. 2 p.m.

Microsoft Word II: Continuing with Word 2010. Cortland Branch Library, 578 Lakeview Drive, Cortland; 330-399-8807 ext. 201.Covers bullet points, columns, color, and inserting pictures. Prerequisite is the course “Beginning Microsoft Word.” For adults. Registration is required. 2-4 p.m.

Get Growing @ Your Library. Cortland Branch Library, 578 Lakeview Drive, Cortland; 330-638-6335. This program will focus on container gardening of edible and ornamental plants. For children ages 6 to 12. Registration is required. 2 p.m.

KSU Summer Stock. Brookfield Branch Library, 7032 Grove St., Brookfield; 330-448-8134. Appalachian folktales for children of all ages. 2 p.m.

49th Annual Grecian Festival. St Demetrios Community Center, 3223 Atlantic St., Warren; 330-394-9021. http://www.StDemetriosWarren.org. Features ethnic food, pastries, music, dancing, rides, games and entertainment.  July 20-24. 4:30-11:30 p.m.

Live at the Morley. Morley Pavilion, Wick Recreation Area, Mill Creek MetroParks, 1861 McCollum Road, Youngstown, 44509; 330-740-7112. Canfield Community Concert Band. 7-8:30 p.m.

Thursday 21 

KSU Summer Stock: The Tarheel Tales. Cortland Branch Library, 578 Lakeview Drive, Cortland; 330-638-6335. Appalachian folktales for all ages. 2 p.m.

49th Annual Grecian Festival. St Demetrios Community Center, 3223 Atlantic St., Warren; 330-394-9021. http://www.StDemetriosWarren.org. Features ethnic food, pastries, music, dancing, rides, games and entertainment.  July 20-24. 4:30-11:30 p.m.

The Great Escape. Public Library, Canfield branch; 43 W. Main St., 44406; 330-744-8636. Decipher the clues, and find the key to get free from the Library’s escape room. Teens in grades 7-12 and adults. 6 p.m.

livE music

Magic Tree. John Reese Project. Jazz. 7:30-10:30 p.m.

Vintage Estate. Steve Vuich. Open mike.  8-11 p.m.

Friday 22

On Your Mark, Get Set, Magic with Gordon Russ. Public Library, Campbell branch, 374 Sanderson Ave., 44405; 330-744-8636. Join Gordon Russ as his crazy cast of characters take you on a reading race. Who will go the distance and get the gold? Prepare yourself for a fast paced, hilarious comedy magic show. Aall ages. 2 p.m.

Armstrong Air and Space Museum. Public Library, Boardman Branch, 7680 Glenwood Ave., 44512; 330-744-8636. Learn how astronauts train for missions and maintain their health during months in space. For children of all ages. 3 p.m.

49th Annual Grecian Festival. St Demetrios Community Center, 3223 Atlantic St., Warren; 330-394-9021. http://www.StDemetriosWarren.org. Features ethnic food, pastries, music, dancing, rides, games and entertainment.  July 20-24. 4:30-11:30 p.m.

livE music

California Palms.  Analog Giant. 9 p.m.

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

Greene Eagle Winery. Neil Hogue. 7-10 p.m.

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

Magic Tree. The Classics Vocal Group. 7-10 p.m.

Quaker Steak and Lube/Warren. G-Force. 6-9 p.m.

Vintage Estate. Save Yourself.  8-11 p.m.

Saturday 23   

Across the Finish Line with Pete the Cat. Various branches. Stories, games, and fun for children of all ages. And, don’t forget to bring your camera and have your picture taken with the cool and groovy Pete the Cat. Poland Library, 10 a.m., Saturday, July 23; Newport Library, 4 p.m., Monday, July 25; Main Library, 11 a.m., Monday, July 25; Canfield Library, 10 a.m., Tuesday, July 26* (*refreshments); Austintown Library, 11 a.m., Wednesday, July 27; Boardman Library, 11 a.m., Thursday, July 28. 10 a.m.

KidZFest 2016. Courthouse Square, downtown Warren; 330-638-2959. For children and youth 4-16 and their families. Featuers rides, puppets, music and lunch. This event is a collaboration between the Trumbull County Prayer Movement and the Trumbull County Community of Christians. Noon-4 p.m.

The Incredible Unforgettable Bug Lab Experience with Dr. Insecta. Public Library, Canfield branch; 43 W. Main St., 44406; 330-744-8636.  Dr. Insecta will introduce a fascinating array of live insects. All ages. 2 p.m.

You Scream, I Scream. Public Library, Newport branch, 3730 Market St., Youngstown, 44507; 330-744-8636. We all scream for ice cream. A fun way to cool off for the entire family and a great way to celebrate National Ice Cream Day, which is the third Sunday in July. For the entire family. Registration required. 2 p.m.

49th Annual Grecian Festival. St Demetrios Community Center, 3223 Atlantic St., Warren; 330-394-9021. http://www.StDemetriosWarren.org. Features ethnic food, pastries, music, dancing, rides, games and entertainment.  July 20-24. 4:30-11:30 p.m.

livE music

Apollo Maennerchor. Coleville. 9 p.m.

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

Mosquito Lake State Park. Amanda Jones. 5-8 p.m.

Quaker Steak/Boardman. Teddy Pantelas. 8-11 p.m.

Suzie’s. Locals and Leo D’Angelo. 9 p.m.

Sunday 24

125th Anniversary Trolley Tour. Ford Nature Education Center, Mill Creek MetroParks; 840 Old Furnace Road, Youngstown, 44511; 330-740-7107. Relax on the Cohasset Express while enjoying views of the stunning 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. Additional fees after deadline.

49th Annual Grecian Festival. St Demetrios Community Center, 3223 Atlantic St., Warren; 330-394-9021. http://www.StDemetriosWarren.org. Features ethnic food, pastries, music, dancing, rides, games and entertainment.  July 20-24. 4:30-11:30 p.m.

MONDAY 25 

It’s All About Yarn. Public Library, Boardman Branch, 7680 Glenwood Ave., 44512; 330-744-8636. Bring in your crochet, knitting, plastic canvas, and learn from one another. For teens and adults. 11 a.m.

Entrepreneurship/Career Information Week. Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44503; 330-744-8636. This week includes: steps to open your own business in Ohio; studying different types of businesses; finding marketing demographics; learning about requirements for different career fields in business; and the latest trends in new business development. To register, call and ask for Information Services or register online using the events calendar. For teens and adults. July 25-28. 2-4 p.m.

KSU Summer Stock: The Tarheel Tales. Lordstown Branch Library, 1471 Salt Springs Road, Lordstown; 330-824-2094. Appalachian folktales for all ages. 2 p.m.

Get Growing @ Your Library. Howland Branch Library, 9095 East Market St., Howland Township; 330-856-2011. This program will focus on container gardening of edible and ornamental plants. For kids ages 6 to 12. Registration is required. 3 p.m.

Get connected with Digital Media@ your library. Public Library, Poland Branch, 311 S. Main St., 44514; 330-744-8636. Download free ebooks, audiobooks, movies, TV shows, music, complete issues of magazines and more to your computer and mobile devices. Call 330-744-8636 and ask for the Poland. Adults. 6 p.m.

Music for the Masses: Music Club. Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44503; 330-744-8636. Vacation and summer songs. Come, listen, and discuss, whether you are familiar with the artist or not. For teens and adults. 6:30 p.m.

Nightmare Before Christmas: Downtown Youngstown Summer Outdoor Movie Series. 229 E. Front St., Youngstown. Movies occur Mondays on the lawn of the Covelli Centre. Movie rainouts will be show the next day (Tuesday) at dusk. July’s schedule: “Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954), July 5; “Howl’s Moving Castle” (2004), July 11; “Guardians of the Galaxy” (2014), July 18; “Nightmare Before Christmas” (1993), July 25. Movies begin at dusk. Free.

Tuesday 26

Stevens Puppets Present Aladdin. Public Library, Poland Branch, 311 S. Main St., 44514; 330-744-8636. For children of all ages. 10 a.m.

Summer Arts Day Camp 2016. Butler Institute of American Art/Trumbull Branch, 9350 E. Market St., Howland; 330-743-1107, extension 114. http://www.ButlerArt.com. For ages 8-12 years. July 26-29. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

The Madcap Puppets Present Monsters of Baseball. Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44503; 330-744-8636. Giant puppets bring the history and tradition of baseball alive through songs, stories, and poems. 10 a.m., 2 p.m.

Stevens Puppets Present ‘Beauty and the Beast. Public Library, East branch, 430 Early Road, Youngstown, 44505; 330-744-8636. Stevens Puppets brings “Beauty and the Beast” to life with artistic staging, hand carved puppets and clever effects. All ages. 2 p.m.

KSU Summer Stock: The Tarheel Tales. Main Library of the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave., N.W., Warren; 330-399-8807 ext. 206. Appalachian folktales. For all ages. 2 p.m.

Weekly: Warren Farmers Market. Courthouse Square Park, downtown Warren; 330-881-7698. http://www.WarrenFarmersMarket.org. Fresh produce and specialty items, nutritional education, yoga, and more. Every Tuesday through Oct. 4. July 5, 12, 19, 26. 3-6 p.m.

Wednesday 27

Pony Rides. Public Library, Boardman Branch, 7680 Glenwood Ave., 44512; 330-744-8636. All activities will be held outdoors, weather permitting. Rain date will be announced if needed. Children under 120 pounds may ride the ponies. For children of all ages. 10 a.m.-noon.

Branch Libraries End of Summer Reading Program Picnic and Puppet Show. Cortland Branch Library, 578 Lakeview Drive, Cortland; 330-638-6335. Featuers the Summer Reading Program 2016 grand finale. Food, fun and friends are a great way to end another summer of reading and learning. Open to all Summer Reading Program participants ages 3 to 12. Registration is required by July 25. 11 a.m.

Cortland Community Band Concert. Howland United Methodist Church, 730 Howland Wilson Road, N.E. (State Route 46), Howland; 330-652-3166. 7 p.m.

Thursday 28

Putting Through the Pages Indoor Miniature Golf. Main Library of the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave., N.W., Warren; 330-399-8807 ext. 206. Visit different books and see favorite characters as you putt through our mini-golf course inside the library. For ages 3 and up and their families. Registration is required. Thursday, July 28 from 2-5 p.m.; Friday, July 29 from 1-4 p.m.; Saturday, July 30 from 10 a.m-noon.  2-5 p.m.

Movie Night. Public Library, Austintown branch, 600 South Raccoon Road, 44515; 330-744-8636. 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.

Appy Hour. Public Library, Poland Branch, 311 S. Main St., 44514; 330-744-8636. Learn all about popular apps for smartphones and mobile devices. Registration recommended, call 330-744-8636, and ask for Poland. For teens and adults. 6 p.m.

DIY Wine Cork Keychains. Public Library, Main Library, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, 44503; 330-744-8636. Learn how to upcycle wine corks into beautiful keychains. For adults and teens. 6:30 p.m.

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.

livE music 

Magic Tree. Howard and the Five Point Band. 7:30 p.m.

Vintage Estate. Steve Vuich. Open mike.  8-11 p.m.

Friday 29

Family Game Day @ the Library. Howland Branch Library, 9095 East Market St., Howland Township; 330-856-2011. For all ages. 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Cross the Finish Line. Celebrate the End of Summer Reading. Public Library, Brownlee Woods Branch, 4010 Sheridan Road, Youngstown, 44514; 330-744-8636. Features giant-sized versions of popular games and activities. For tweens in grades 4-6. 2 p.m.

livE music

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

Suzie’s. East 9th. 9 p.m.

Magic Tree. Gary Markasky Project. 9 p.m.-midnight.

Saturday 30      

Doggy Meet & Greet. Public Library, Canfield branch; 43 W. Main St., 44406; 330-744-8636.  Get to know some of the Library’s favorite therapy dogs. 11 a.m.

Mini-Golf @ the Library. Public Library, Austintown branch, 600 South Raccoon Road, 44515; 330-744-8636. Play a round of mini-golf with your friends or family. 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

UFO’s: the Truth is Out There, with Chris Parsons from the Mutual UFO Network. Public Library, Boardman Branch, 7680 Glenwood Ave., 44512; 330-744-8636. Chris Parsons of the Mutual UFO Network will explain why many believe that the truth is out there. For adults and teens. 2 p.m.

Cross the Finish Line. Library Olympics. Public Library, East branch, 430 Early Road, Youngstown, 44505; 330-744-8636. Fun games, activities and competitions. Outdoor event-weather permitting. Children grades K-3. 2 p.m.

livE music

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

Lime Tree. Shag. 8-11 p.m.

Magic Tree. Labra Brothers. 9 p.m.-midnight.

Phoenix Fire Grill. Bridget Yurcisin. 8-11 p.m.

Quaker Steak and Lube. Richard Boston. 8-11 p.m.

Sunday 31

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