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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.



Corvettes of the Valley—National Packard Museum
Now through April 14 1899 Mahoning Ave., Warren. This exhibit features one car from each of the seven different generations of Corvettes produced since 1953. It also celebrates the history of Corvette clubs of the Mahoning and Shenango valleys. For more information, call 330-394-1899 or visit

Joy of Christmas Holiday Light Festival—Columbiana Tourism Board
Now through Dec. 26 from 6-9 p.m. 338 E. Park Ave, Columbiana. Over 75 displays and more than
1 million Christmas lights brighten the park again this holiday season. A donation of $10 per car is requested. Net proceeds benefit Firestone Park. For more information, call call 330-482-2282 or visit

Memories of Christmas Past—The Arms Family Museum
Now through Jan. 7 648 Wick Ave., Youngstown. The 1905 mansion of Olive and Wilford Arms is filled to the brim with rare decorations that include ornaments, lighting and toys. For more information, visit

The Nutcracker—Canton Ballet
Friday, Dec. 7, through Sunday, Dec. 9 Canton Palace Theatre, 65 Market Ave. N, Canton. Features New York Ballet principal dancers Sterling Hyltin and Joseph Gordon in leading roles. Enjoy Tchaikovsky’s gorgeous music, Canton Ballet’s lavish sets and glittering costumes and the magic of young Clara’s Christmas Eve dream. For more information, call 800-833-7698 or visit

Holiday Pops 2018: Sing Along—Canton Symphony Orchestra
Sunday, Dec. 9, at 3 p.m. Umstattd Performing Arts Hall, 2331 17th St. NW, Canton. Always a popular family concert, enjoy this celebration of the holiday season and sing along to some of your favorite carols. For more information, call 300-452-2094 or visit

Home for the Holidays—Akron Symphony
Sunday, Dec. 9, at 7:30 p.m. E.J. Thomas Performing Arts Hall, 189 Hill St., Akron. Enjoy this family-favorite concert that features the orchestra, chorus, dancers and performers from every corner of the community in a celebration of the season. For more information, call 330-535-8131 or visit

Holiday Pops—The Mansfield Symphony and Chorus
Saturday, Dec. 15, at 8 p.m. Renaissance Performing Arts Theatre, 138 Park Ave. W, Mansfield. Ring in the season with an enchanting concert of traditional holiday classics and new favorites. Featuring a mix of contemporary and classical holiday music, plus everyone’s favorite carol sing-along. For more information, call 419-522-2726 or visit


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