Museum hosts dinner theater
Theater 99 will present a murder mystery diner theater show on Saturday as a fundraiser for the National Packard Museum, 1899 Mahoning Ave. N.W., Warren.
The interactive show, "Ask the Man Who Owns One ... About Murder!," is set during the Roaring '20s, and those attending are encouraged to dress for the time period.
Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are $30 and include a fall harvest dinner. For tickets or more information, call the Packard Museum at 330-394-1899.
'Downton Abbey' writer speaks
Jessica Fellowes is the featured author for the The Public Library of Youngs-town & Mahoning County's 10th Literary Society event at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Stambaugh Auditorium, 1000 Fifth Ave., Youngstown.
Fellowes is the author of "The World of Downton Abbey" and its follow-up, "The Chronicles of Downton Abbey." She is the niece of Julian Fellowes, creator of the popular British television series, and has done extensive research on the social history of the early 20th Century.
Tickets are $65, which includes dinner, a book and the book signing. For reservations or information, call 330-740-6086 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Graphic artist to visit McDonough
Lanny Sommese will speak at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at the McDonough Museum of Art, 411 Wick Ave., Youngstown, in conjunction with the exhibition "Graphic Advocacy: International Posters for the Digital Age, 2001-2012."
The McDonough exhibition, which runs through Nov. 8, features three of his posters. Admission for the lecture is free. For more information, call 330-941-1400.