Entertainment at a glance

Warren library hosts program on Bigfoot sightings

WARREN — A program on “Investigating Bigfoot” is planned at 3:30 p.m. Saturday at the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave. NW.

Amy Bue, a member of the Bigfoot Field Researchers Organization, will describe her own sighting, as well as share the experiences of others who have reported spotting Bigfoot in Trumbull, Mahoning, Portage and Columbiana counties.

Admission is free, but advance registration is required by calling 330-399-8807.

Scrappers seek National Anthem performers

NILES — The Mahoning Valley Scrappers will have auditions from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday for National Anthem performers for the 2019 season.

Singers and instrumentalists of all ages are welcome to audition and should be prepared to perform the entire National Anthem for a panel of judges. Those selected to perform will be contacted after the event.

The auditions will be held at Eastwood Field, 111 Eastwood Mall Blvd. Those who are interested in performing the National Anthem but are unable to attend auditions may contact Kate Walsh at kwalsh@mvscrappers.com for more information.

Simply Slavic searching for volunteers

YOUNGSTOWN — Volunteers are needed for the ninth Simply Slavic festival, which runs from 7 to 11 p.m. June 14 and noon to midnight June 15 on East Federal Street in downtown.

Volunteers will do everything from set up and take down to ticket sales and assisting in children’s areas. Various three-hour shifts are available. Those who volunteer will receive free admission, two soft drink tickets and complimentary admission to a volunteer banquet in August.

For more information, email help@simplyslavic.org or call 330-333-1441.

JCC gallery displays Kent shooting exhibit

YOUNGSTOWN — A reception for the exhibition “Sandy’s Scrapbook” will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Thomases Family Endowment of the Youngstown Area Jewish Federation Art Gallery at the Jewish Community Center, 505 Gypsy Lane.

The exhibit, which is on loan from Kent State University’s May 4 Visitors Center, looks at the life of Sandy Scheuer, a Youngstown native who was one of the four students killed by members of the Ohio National Guard on May 4, 1970. The exhibit features ephemera from scrapbooks and other objects she kept over the course of her life that were donated by her family to the Ohio History Connection.

“Sandy’s Scrapbook” will be on display through July 1. For more information, call 330-746-3250, Ext. 195.

Sauer speaks for historical society’s McGuffey series

LIBERTY – Warren auto dealer Diane Sauer will be the next speaker in the William Holmes McGuffey Historical Society’s lecture series at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Kravitz’s Deli Meeting Room, 3135 Belmont Ave.

After starting in the accounting department at Martin Chevrolet in 1976, Sauer moved up to office manager and general manager before signing a buy-sell agreement in 1993 to purchase the dealership over a 10-year period. The sale was completed in 2003, and she changed the name to Diane Sauer Chevrolet Inc.

Admission is $5 for McGuffey members and $6 for non-members. Reservations are recommended and can be made by calling 330-726-8277.

Opera Western Reserve presents spring cabaret

YOUNGSTOWN – Opera Western Reserve will honor David Vosburgh with its third spring cabaret at 7 p.m. Friday at Stambaugh Auditorium, 1000 Fifth Ave.

The evening will feature singers from past OWR productions, including Charlene Canty, Randa Rouweyha, Jonathan Stuckey, Marian Vogel, Michael Young and Missok Yun.

Tickets are $75 and include the concert, hors d’oeuvres, a complementary drink and a champagne toast to Vosburgh, who has served as production director for the opera company for 15 years. Tickets are available at the Stambaugh box office, online at stambaughauditorium.com and by calling 330-259-0555.


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