Cortland hosts truck, Jeep show
Cortland Veterans Memorial Truck and Jeep Show will be held Sunday on Main Street in downtown Cortland.
Registration begins at 9 a.m., and the show runs from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., with awards, trophies and door prizes planned. Food concessions will be on site with music by Jeff Welch.
Registration is $10, and the event is free for spectators.
Ohio Coca-Cola collectors gather
The Ohio Western Reserve Chapter of the Coca-Cola Collectors Club will have its annual Swap Meet 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at Cortland Masonic Lodge 529, 3263 Everett Hull Road.
Coca-Cola memorabilia and other advertising collectibles will be available for trade and purchase.
Admission is free. For more information, call Mike Fisher at 330-637-3173.
Rust Belt show being delayed
A injury to a cast member is forcing Rust Belt Theater Company to delay the opening of its production of William Shakespeare’s “Titus Andronicus.”
Originally slated to open Friday, the violent drama now will have have a two-weekend run starting Aug. 17 at the Calvin Center, 755 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown.
Blacksmithing exhibit opens
“Irons from the Fire,” featuring work by members of the Western Reserve Artist Blacksmith Association, will be on display through Aug. 29 at the Ashtabula Arts Center, 2928 W. 13th St.
The WRABA was founded by a small group of blacksmiths as a means to share information, support each other’s work, and rekindle an interest in blacksmithing among the general public.
A reception is planned from 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 17 at the gallery. For more information, call 440-964-3396.
Movie event benefits mission
The Rescue Mission of the Mahoning Valley will host a pre-release screening of the movie “Unbroken: Path to Redemption” at Cinemark Tinseltown in Boardman.
The Pure Flix Entertainment release continues the story of Olympian and World War II hero Louis Zamperini, subject of the 2014 film “Unbroken.” The movie is described as a real-life story of forgiveness, redemption and amazing grace as Zamperini, with the help of his wife, finds the peace and forgiveness he needs. The movie opens nationwide on Sept. 15.
The pre-release screenings are scheduled Sept. 11 at 5:40, 6, 6:20, 6:40 and 7 p.m. Tickets are $15 and a portion of the proceeds will help build a replacement homeless shelter in Mahoning County. Tickets are available at www.unbrokenmovie.eventbrite.com. For more information, call 330-744-5485.
OWR receives OAC grant
Opera Western Reserve was awarded a $3,140 grant by the Ohio Arts Council.
The funding will be used to underwrite a fall arts festival, the East Meets West Fest, which is planned in conjunction with a production of “Madama Butterfly” in November. The fest will kick off Oct. 19 at SOAP Gallery in Youngstown with Japanese small bites, a demonstration of Kokedama (a type of Japanese floral arranging) and OWR Young Artists performing arias from “Madama Butterfly.” Advance-purchase tickets for $30 can be obtained by calling Opera Western Reserve at 330-480-0693.