Stage makeup workshop offered
Youngstown Playhouse will offer a Halloween stage makeup workshop 1 to 3 p.m. Oct. 31 for children ages 8 to 18.
Jenna Cintavey will show participants how to use makeup to create characters and how those techniques can be used to create Halloween-inspired creatures and characters.
The cost is $60 and includes a take-home makeup kit. Discounts are available for multi-student households. Class size is limited. To register or for more information, go to youngstownplayhouse.org.
Rust Belt Revival gets rescheduled
YOUNGSTOWN — Rust Belt Revival, which was rained out Oct. 3, has been rescheduled for this Sunday.
The show for traditional hot rods and motorcycles runs 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at 365 E. Boardman St., Youngstown, the site for the Youngstown Flea, and will be able to display some vehicles indoors. The event also will feature live music by Steven R. Trent and David Loy and the Ramrods, and food and beverages will be for sale.
There is no car registration fee. Admission is $5 with children 12 and younger admitted free.
Butler brings back Family Days
YOUNGSTOWN — Family Days return to the Butler Institute of American Art, 524 Wick Ave., Youngstown.
The free events are interactive, educational programs for children in preschool and primary grades and their families. Activities include family tours, demonstrations and art making as well as a gallery scavenger hunt.
The first Family Day is at 1:30 p.m. Sunday. Future Family Days are planned for Nov. 7 and Jan. 16, Feb. 13, March 13 and April 3, 2022. Reservations are encouraged and can be made by calling 330-743-1107, Ext. 1101.
MVHS program on Warren postcards
YOUNGSTOWN — Josh Nativio and Meghan Reed, authors of “Warren: Postcard History Series,” will be the next speakers in the Bites and Bits of History series at the Tyler History Center, 325 W. Federal St., Youngstown.
Nativio, a local historian, and Reed, director of the Trumbull County Historical Society, will discuss how the history of Warren is illuminated in the postcards issued in the 19th and 20th centuries. They also are the authors of “Warren: Images of America.”
The program starts at noon Oct. 21. Admission is free. Masks are required in all Mahoning Valley Historical Society buildings. For more information, go to mahoninghistory.org or call 330-743-2589.
Winners announced in art show
BOARDMAN — Diane Beatty won best in show honors for her photograph “A Door to the Past” in the But I Know What I Like Art Show at Davis Family YMCA, 45 McClurg Road, Boardman.
Juror’s choice recipients were John Fire, Christi Kacvinsky and Don Wright. Awards of excellence were presented to Guy Shively, Linda Vasconi, Patricia Watson and Jim Young. Beth Basista, Julie Hahn, Leanne Lee and Bonnie Mikanik received merit awards, and Judy Armeni, John Burkard, Darrin Cannon, Ruth Churchill, Kim Floyd, Anthony Greier, Jonathan Marafiote and Ellen Sandel received honorable mention.
The show will be on display through Nov. 14.
Indie comics show set for Saturday
AUSTINTOWN — The fifth Youngstown Indie Comics Expo runs from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday at Days Inn, 5425 Clarkins Road, Austintown.
This year’s guests include Bob Corby, founder of the SPACE independent show in Columbus; Craig Latchaw, creator of the Galactic Man comic; and Vesenia Lindsay, creator of the Celestial Pulse comic book. The event also will included a coloring contest for children.
Admission is free.