An Ordinary Hero: Film Screening & Panel Discussion

An Ordinary Hero: Film Screening & Panel Discussion

The Mahoning Valley Sojourn to the Past in collaboration with the Youngstown City Schools and the Mahoning Valley Historical Society present: An Ordinary Hero Film Screening & Panel Discussion with Joan Trumpauer Mulholland and film maker Loki Mulholland. Thursday, April 24, 2014 7:00 p.m. Tyler History Center Free From the website: Experience the award-winning film … Continue reading

Founding Mothers: Great Women in Mahoning Valley History

Founding Mothers: Great Women in Mahoning Valley History

 “Founding Mothers: Great Women in Mahoning Valley History!”  Catherine Dougherty Hillman, Margaret Van Horn Dwight, Dora Schwebel, Mary Ann Campana…The lives of these women are woven into the history of the Mahoning Valley.   Join Traci Manning, the Historical Society’s Curator of Education, for a celebration of women’s history.  Learn about the women who lived, worked, … Continue reading

Pictures from the Recent Past

Pictures from the Recent Past

In 2011 the Historical Society received funding  from the Ohio Historical Records Advisory Board to digitize a historically significant collection of negatives from the Youngstown City Planning Office, which is held and managed by the  Historical Society. The Youngstown City Planning collection provides historically significant documentation for the downtown’s central business district, the campus of … Continue reading

Cookie Table & Cocktails 2014

Cookie Table & Cocktails 2014

Cookie Table & Cocktails 2014 was a resounding success!   The winning bakers are: L-R: Kim Brothers with Kookies by Kim – Judges Award in Professional Baker Category (Maple Twist); Karen Seidler – 2nd Place in Amateur Category (Triple Nut Caramel Bars); Maria Stacey – 3rd Place in Amateur Category (Nut Kiffle); Marie McNulty – … Continue reading