Headless Horseman returns to winery
The Headless Horseman returns for two weekends at Greene Eagle Winery, 2576 Davis Peck Road, Greene.
Washington Irving’s “Legend of Sleepy Hollow” will be presented at dusk Friday, Saturday and Oct. 28-29. Other activities include hayrides, pumpkin painting, face painting and photo opportunities with the Headless Horseman. Entertainment will be provided by the John Reese Duo on Friday, a Celtic band on Saturday, the Take II Band on Oct. 28 and the music of Patsy Cline, Roy Orbison and Elvis Presley on Oct. 29.
For more information, call 330-282-2596.
Chili Cook Off set for Hubbard
The Drop in the Bucket Foundation will sponsor a Chili Cook Off 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday at the VFW Hall, 710 W. Liberty St., Hubbard.
Admission is $3, and the event will include live entertainment, a Chinese auction, silent auction and 50 / 50 raffle with chili judging at 5:30 p.m. The cost to compete in the chili cook-off is $8, and participants can register online at DITBwish.com.
Proceeds will benefit the organization’s efforts to grant wishes to terminally and chronically ill adults. For more information, call 330-360-5100.
Local inn hosts contra dance
A contra dance is scheduled Sunday at the Peter Allen Inn & Event Center, 8581 State St., Kinsman.
Contra is a type of folk dance where patterns are performed by duos in two lines as a live caller prompts participants throughout the number. Dennis Kempthorne will be the caller with music by One String Short.
The dance runs 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday with a lesson at 4:30 p.m. The cost is $10. For more information, call 330-255-2100.
‘Alternative Radio’ host speaks at YSU
David Barsamian, founder and host of “Alternative Radio,” will talk about “Media, Capitalism and Democracy” at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Youngstown State University in the Ohio Room of Kilcawley Center.
Barsamian founded the weekly public affairs program heard on 185 radio stations in the U.S., Canada and Europe, include WYSU (88.5 FM), where it is heard at 6 a.m. Sundays. He is a winner of the Media Education Award, the ACLU’s Upton Sinclair Award for independent journalism and the Cultural Freedom Fellowship from the Lannan Foundation. The Institute for Alternative Journalism named him one of its Top Ten Media Heroes. He is the recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice Center.
Admission is free. For more information, call 330-881-4511.