MVHS celebrates anniversary

YOUNGSTOWN — The Mahoning Valley Historical Society will celebrate its formation with a free Founders Day Open House from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Arms Family Museum, 648 Wick Ave., Youngstown.

The society was founded on Sept. 10, 1875, and the group will commemorate the anniversary with free admission to the museum, guided walking tours of Wick Avenue at 1:30 and 3:30 p.m., a salute to local history with several area historical societies and museums on site and other activities.

A suggested donation of $5 is requested from walking tour participants. For more information on the open house, go to or call 330-743-2589.