June 11, 2016: 12th annual World Of Wildlife Bicycle Tour set for Trumbull, Ashtabula

The 12th annual World Of Wildlife Bicycle Tour will occur at 7:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 11 in Trumbull and Ashtabula counties. 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 […]

June 4, 2016: RiverFest returns to B&O Station, Mahoning River area

The 5th Annual RiverFest will occur from noon-5 p.m. on June 4 at the B&O Station. Friends of the Mahoning River is sponsoring the event, which showcases the positive environmental aspects of the Mahoning River. Admission and parking are free. During the event, the Trumbull Canoe Trails Club will give free kayak and canoe rides […]

Calendar (Weeks 1-4) – May 1-31, 2015

Friday 1  Ongoing: Discovery Bottle. Various branches. Turn the bottle round and round. List the items you have found. When you think you’ve done your best, drop your entry in the chest. All entries will be entered in a prize drawing. For children of all ages. Brownlee Woods Library; Campbell Library; East Library; Newport Library; […]

Calendar (Week 2) – March 8-15, 2015

Sunday 8 Orchid Walk-About. Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown; 330-740-7116. Take an orchid walk with one of the park’s orchid experts highlighting the main varieties of orchids displayed throughout the Davis Center. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Good Luck Trail. Ford Nature Center, Mill Creek MetroParks; 330-740-7107. In the 1930s, Mill Creek Park naturalist Ernest W. […]

Calendar (Week 1) – March 1-7, 2015

Sunday 1 Monthly: Sauce and Songs. St. Patrick Church, 1420 Oak Hill Ave., Youngstown; 330-743-1109. St. Patrick’s resumes its monthly “Sauce and Songs” program for the 2015 season. Spaghetti dinners will be served from 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m. in the church social hall. Cost of the dinners is $8 for adults and $5 for children age […]

Calendar (Week 4) – March 23-31, 2015

Monday 23 Friends of the Austintown Library Meeting and Program. Public Library, Austintown branch, 600 South Raccoon Road; 330-744-8636. Allan Miller, editor and chief of O Gauge Railing Magazine, will discuss the reasons model railroading is often described as “the world’s greatest hobby.” 10 a.m. Tuesday 24 Social Security Informational Program. Public Library, Public Library, […]

Museums and Galleries for March 2015

Akron Art Museum. 1 S. High, Akron, 44308; 330-376-9185. http://www.akronartmuseum.org. 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Wednesday-Sunday; 11 a.m.-9 p.m., Thursday. The Andy Warhol Museum. 117 Sandusky St., Pittsburgh, Pa.; 412-237-8300. http://www.warhol.org. Collection includes paintings, sculpture, works on paper, prints, photographs and covers work from all periods. Includes drawings, commercial illustrations, sketchbooks, 1960s Pop, and 1980s collaborative paintings […]

Calendar (Week 4) – February 23-28, 2015

Monday 23 Friends of the Austintown Library Meeting and Program. Public Library, Austintown branch, 600 South Raccoon Road; 330-744-8636. Mill Creek Metroparks Horticulture Director Keith Kaiser will present “Fellows Riverside Gardens-Spring is Here.” For adults. Austintown Library, 10 a.m. It’s All about Yarn. Public Library, various branches. Bring in your crochet, knitting, plastic canvas, or […]

Calendar (Week 3) – February 16-22, 2015

Monday 16 Monthly: Mahoning County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society Meeting. St. Charles Church, 7325 Westview, Boardman; for more information call Janet at 330-758-6366. Every third Monday. 7 p.m. Monthly: Southington So Sews. Southington Christian Church, St. Rt. 534, Southington; Contact Jennie at 330-847-7386. Third Monday. 9:30 a.m. Sogbety Diomande: Experience the Music of […]

Calendar (Week 2) – February 8-15, 2015

Sunday 8 Souper Bowl II. Pioneer Pavilion, Mill Creek MetroParks; 330-740-7107. Hikers will look for signs of wildlife and see if the falls are frozen around Lake Cohasset. Warm up afterwards with some homemade soup – bring a bowl and spoon. Call Ford Nature Center to register by Feb. 6. Moderate, 3 miles. 2-4:30 p.m. […]