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Theater

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CALVIN CENTER, 755 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown: Rust Belt Theater Company — “How the Drag Queen Stole Christmas,” 8 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Dec. 14-16 and midnight Dec. 15, $15. 330-507-2358.

FAIRVIEW ARTS & OUTREACH CENTER, 4220 Youngstown Poland Road, Youngstown: Top Hat Productions — “Good,” 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, $17.50 adults and $15.50 senior citizens for dinner-theater production. www.brownpapertickets.com or 800-838-3006.

HOPEWELL THEATRE, 702 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown: “Snoopy the Musical,” 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday through Dec. 15 and 2 p.m. Dec. 16, $15 adults and $13 for students and senior citizens. 330-746-5455.

TRINITY FELLOWSHIP CHURCH, 4749 South Ave., Boardman: Oakland Center for the Arts — “A Christmas Story: The Musical,” 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2:30 Sunday, $12 adults and $7 students. 330-406-0606.

YOUNGSTOWN PLAYHOUSE, 600 Playhouse Lane, Youngstown: “Mamma Mia!,” 7:30 p.m. today and Friday, 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday, $15 adults and $12 students and senior citizens. www.theyoungstownplayhouse.com and 330-788-8739.

YOUNGSTOWN STATE UNIVERSITY: Ten Minute Plays, 7 p.m. Sunday, Spotlight Theater, Bliss Hall, free.

Regional

AKRON CIVIC THEATRE, 182 S. Main St., Akron: “Noel: The Musical,” 3 p.m. Sunday, $28-$48. Ticketmaster or call 330-253-2488.

ALLEN THEATRE, PlayhouseSquare, 1407 Euclid Ave., Cleveland: Cleveland Play House — “A Christmas Story,” through Dec. 23, $25-$97. www.playhousesquare.org or call 216-241-6000.

AUGUST WILSON CENTER, 980 Liberty Ave., Pittsburgh: Malik Yoba’s “Harlem to Hollywood,” 8 p.m. Saturday, $33.75 and $23.75. trustarts.org and 412-456-6666.

BYHAM THEATER, 101 Sixth St., Pittsburgh: “A Musical Christmas Carol,” through Dec. 23, $33-$62. 412-456-6666 or trustarts.org

THE CABARET AT THEATRE SQUARE, 655 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh: “Game On,” through Jan. 27, 2019. Show times are 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday, $31.25-$59.75. 412-456-6666 or www.CLOcabaret.com

NORTH CANTON PLAYHOUSE, 525 7th St. NE, North Canton: “Jingles of Christmas Past,” 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday, $15. 330-494-1613.

Special Events

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ARMS FAMILY MUSEUM, 648 Wick Ave., Youngstown: Program on “Why in the World is THAT on the Christmas Tree?” by George Johnson, noon Saturday, free with admission. 330-743-2589.

COURTHOUSE SQUARE, West Market Street and North Park Avenue, Warren: Christmas in the Square: A Holiday Celebration, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, free. 330-841-2609.

COVELLI CENTRE, 229 E. Front St., Youngstown: Disney on Ice: “Frozen,” 7 p.m. today and Friday, 11 a.m. and 3 and 7 p.m. Saturday and 1 and 5 p.m. Sunday, $17- $57. Ticketmaster or call 800-745-3000.

EASTWOOD MALL, 5555 Youngstown Warren Road, Niles: Festival of Trees, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday through Dec. 16, free. 330-652-6980.

MCKINLEY BIRTHPLACE HOME, 40 S. Main St., Niles: 6th McKinley Christmas, noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, free. 330-652-1704.

MILL CREEK METROPARKS, Youngstown: Frozen in Time, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday through Dec. 30, Fellows Riverside Gardens; Winter Nights, 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday through Dec. 29, Fellows Riverside Gardens; Hike th a Naturalist, 1 p.m. Sunday, McGuffey Wildlife Preserve. 330-702-3000.

NILES SCOPE CENTER, 14 E. State St., Niles: Friendly Squares square dance, 7:30 to 10 p.m. Saturday, $6. 330-506-3370.

WARD BEECHER PLANETARIUM, Youngstown State University: “Let It Snow,” 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, free; “The Alien Who Stole Christmas,” 2 p.m. Saturday, free. 330-941-3616.

WARD-THOMAS HOUSE, 503 Brown St., Niles: McKinley Christmas, noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, free. 330-544-2143.

Regional

STAN HYWET HALL & GARDENS, 714 N. Portage Path: Deck the Hall, 5 to 8 p.m. today Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Dec. 13-23 and 26-30, $18 adults and $7 children ages 6 to 17 on Sunday through Thursday and $22 adults and $9 children on Friday and Saturday. 330-315-3287.

Family Fun

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OH WOW! ROGER & GLORIA JONES CHILDREN’S CENTER FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown: Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily with extended hours until 8 p.m. on Wednesday, $8 adults and children ages 2 and older, $7 senior citizens, educators and veterans, and free for children younger than 2. 330-744-5914.

Family Fun

Regional

CARNEGIE SCIENCE CENTER, One Allegheny Ave., Pittsburgh: Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday. Admission is $19.95 for adults and $11.95 for children ages 3 to 12. 412-237-3400.

CHILDREN’S MUSEUM OF PITTSBURGH, Allegheny Center, Pittsburgh: Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. $16 adults and $14 senior citizens and children ages 2 to 18. 412-322-5058.

COSI COLUMBUS, 2400 Olentangy Road, Columbus: Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday and noon to 6 p.m. Sunday, $20 adults and $15 children ages 2 to 12. 614-228-COSI.

GREAT LAKES SCIENCE CENTER, 601 Erieside Ave., Cleveland: Regular hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $15 adults and $12 children ages 2 to 12. 216-694-2000.

Film

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BUTLER INSTITUTE OF AMERICAN ART, 524 Wick Ave., Youngstown: Film on Art Series — “American Visions: The Republic of Virtue,” noon Tuesday, free. 330-743-1107.

Museums

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ARMS FAMILY MUSEUM, 648 Wick Ave., Youngstown: “Memories of Christmas Past,” through Jan. 6, 2019. Hours are noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday and noon to 7 p.m. Thursday, $7 adults, $6 senior citizens and college students and $5 children. 330-743-2589.

BARNHISEL HOUSE, 1011 N. State St., Girard: Open from 1 to 4 p.m. on the second and fourth Sunday of the month through December and by request. 330-545-6162 or 330-545-6559.

BUTTS HOUSE MUSEUM, 3364 Youngstown Kingsville Road, Fowler: Open by appointment. 330-360-7796 or 330-507-9078.

CLARENCE R. SMITH MINERAL MUSEUM, Moser Hall, Youngstown State University: Open by appointment by calling 330-941-3612.

ERNIE HALL AVIATION MUSEUM, 4033 N. River Road NE, Howland: Hours are 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday and noon to 3 p.m. Sunday and by appointment, $5 adults, $2 for children ages 5 to 10 and free for children ages 4 and younger. 330-219-6143.

HARRIET TAYLOR UPTON HOUSE, 380 Mahoning Ave. NW, Warren: Tours of home by appointment by calling 330-395-1840.

JOHN STARK EDWARDS HOUSE & MUSEUM, 303 Monroe St. NW, Warren: Hours are 1 to 4 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday. 330-394-4653.

LEAVITTSBURG HERITAGE MUSEUM, 4901 W. Market St., Leavittsburg: Open from 2 to 4 p.m. the third Sunday of the month or by appointment. 330-898-5341 or 330-399-1448.

MCKINLEY BIRTHPLACE HOME, 40 S. Main St., Niles: Tours at 10 and 11 a.m. and 1, 2, 3 and 4 p.m. Mondays and Wednesday, free. Call 330-652-1704, Ext. 7217, to schedule tours on different day or for groups.

NATIONAL PACKARD MUSEUM, 1899 Mahoning Ave. NW, Warren: “Corvettes of the Valley,” through April 14, 2019. Museum hours are noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, $8 adults and $5 senior citizens and children ages 7 to 12. 330-394-1899.

SALEM HISTORICAL MUSEUM, 208 S. Broadway Ave., Salem: Hours are 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays. 330-337-8514.

SUTLIFF MUSEUM, second floor Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave. NW, Warren: Museum hours are 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. 330-399-8807, Ext. 121.

TYLER MAHONING VALLEY HISTORY CENTER, 325 W. Federal St., Youngstown: Hours are noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday, $4 adults, $3 senior citizens and college students and $2 children. 330-743-2589.

WARD-THOMAS HOUSE, 503 Brown St., Niles: Ansonia Clocks Collection on display through December. Open house from 2 to 5 p.m. the first Sunday of the month and by appointment. 330-544-2143.

WARREN HERITAGE CENTER, Kinsman House, 303 Mahoning Ave. NW, Warren: Open to 2 to 5 p.m. the first Sunday of the month and by appointment. 330-372-0237.

YOUNGSTOWN HISTORICAL CENTER OF INDUSTRY AND LABOR, 151 Wood St., Youngstown: Hours are 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, $7 adults and $3 students. 330-941-1314.

Music

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EASTWOOD MALL, 5555 Youngstown Warren Road, Niles: Trumbull Senior Production Co. Christmas Show, 1 p.m. Saturday, free. 330-652-6980.

FORD FAMILY RECITAL HALL, DeYor Performing Arts Center, 260 W. Federal St., Youngstown: “The Joy of Christmas” — Howard Howell and the Five Point Band with Sean Jones, Herb Wilborn Jr., Billy Beck, Rick Ward, Clarence Ross and Arielle Green, 7 p.m. Friday, $25-$50; Silver Bells with Mazhorell and Friends, 6:30 p.m. Saturday, $25-$45. www.youngstownsymphony.com and 330-744-0264.

PACKARD MUSIC HALL, 1703 Mahoning Ave. NW, Warren: “Jingle Bell Swing” — Big Band Sound of Packard with Helen Welch, 2 p.m. Sunday, free. Ticketmaster or call 800-745-3000.

SS. PETER AND PAUL CHURCH, HOLY APOSTLES PARISH, 421 Covington St., Youngstown: New Music Guild — Wanda Sobieska, violin / viola, with Anthony Ruggiero, piano, and Marissa Lyerly, clarinet, 7 p.m. Friday, free.

YOUNGSTOWN STATE UNIVERSITY: Dana Faculty Chamber Music Recital, 4:30 p.m. Sunday, free; Keyboard Holiday Extravaganza, 7:30 p.m. Monday, free. Both in Bliss Recital Hall. 330-941-2307.

Dance

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POWERS AUDITORIUM, 1000 Fifth Ave., Youngstown: “The Great Russian Nutcracker,” 7 p.m. today, $28-$68. www.youngstownsymphony.com or 330-744-0264.

STAMBAUGH AUDITORIUM, 1000 Fifth Ave., Youngstown: Ballet Western Reserve and Youngstown State University Jazz Ensemble — “The Nutcracker,” 7 p.m. Friday and 2 p.m. Sunday, $19-$29. stambaughauditorium.com and 330-259-0555.

Art

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BUTLER INSTITUTE OF AMERICAN ART, 524 Wick Ave., Youngstown: “Margeaux Walter: Stages,” through Jan. 20, 2019. Museum hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. 330-743-1107.

BUTLER INSTITUTE OF AMERICAN ART TRUMBULL BRANCH, 9350 E. Market St., Howland: 80th Area Artist Annual Exhibition, through Dec. 23. Hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday. 330-609-9900.

JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER, 505 Gypsy Lane, Youngstown: “Aislinn Janek: Accumulate,” through Dec. 13, Thomases Family Endowment of the Youngstown Jewish Area Federation Art Gallery. 330-746-3250.

MCDONOUGH MUSEUM OF ART, 525 Wick Ave., Youngstown: 2018 Fall Graduating BFA Exhibition and MFA Student Exhibition, both through Friday. Hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. 330-941-1400.

MILL CREEK METROPARKS, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown: “Mike Gibson: A Diamond in the Rough,” through December, Outdoor Gallery; Mahoning Valley Watercolor Society: “Celebrates Color!,” through Jan. 6, 2019. 330-740-7116.

TRUMBULL ART GALLERY, 158-162 N. Park Ave., Warren: Trumbull Area Artists Exhibition, through Dec. 29. Hours are noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. 330-395-4876.

YOUNGSTOWN STATE UNIVERSITY: Junior Portfolio Review Exhibition, through Friday, Judith Rae Solomon Gallery, Bliss Hall. Hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

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