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Western Reserve Public Media is accepting special events submissions for the History Circle’s Calendar of Events. The deadline for submissions is the 25th of each month for inclusion in the following month’s newsletter. Information can be e-mailed to or mailed to Diane Steinert, Western Reserve Public Media, 1750 Campus Center Dr., Kent, Ohio, 44240.


Stark County in the Great War—Massillon Museum
Through Nov. 12; free admission 121 Lincoln Way E., Massillon. This exhibit commemorates the centennial of America’s involvement in World War I, featuring artifacts from the permanent collection. For more information, call 330-833-4061 or visit

A Century of Fashion by Pete Ballard—The Butler Institute of American Art
Through 2017 524 Wick Ave., Youngstown. This is an exhibition of historically accurate women’s fashion costumes modeled on specific period fashions and reproduced from fashion plates of the era, brought to life on Ballard’s dolls sculpted of papier-mache. For more information, visit

100 Years of American Print Making—The Butler Institute of American Art
Through Nov. 19; open Tuesdays through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. 524 Wick Ave., Youngstown. This new exhibition offers a comprehensive look at the art of printmaking in the United States. It includes works from Mary Cassatt, Romare Beardon, Robert Cottingham, James McNiel Whisler, Robert Motherwell, Roy F. (Fox) Lichtenstein, Andy Warhol, Jasper Johns, Edward Hopper and other renowned artists. For more information visit

Memories of Christmas Past—Mahoning Valley Historical Society
Saturday, Nov. 18, through Sunday, Jan. 7 The Arms Family Museum of Local History, 648 Wick Ave., Youngstown. Enjoy the 1905 Arts and Crafts mansion of Olive and Wilford Arms brimming with rare decorations including many pieces from the historical society’s collection. For more information, call 330-743-2589 or visit

Christmas in Zoar—Historic Zoar Village
Saturday, Dec. 2, and Sunday, Dec. 3 221 E. 4th St., Zoar. Experience all the joy of the Christmas season, including musical entertainment, a juried craft show, a tour of the village and more. For more information, call 330-874-3011 or visit

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