When: Tonight, 7 to 8:30

What: An evening of music with Jim Frank kicks off 2014 Winter Concert Series.

Where: Yellow Creek Park, 191/2 Lowellville Road, Struthers.

Information: Call 330-755-7275

Dung Beetles: What Stinks?

When: Sunday, 2 p.m.

What: Poop! For humans, this is a repulsive substance. For the dung beetle, poop is what’s for dinner. Join entomologist Cali Granger to learn about the dung beetle’s many adaptations and navigational devices that make them the perfect poo removers. And without them, we would be neck deep in it.

Details: Contact 330- 823-7487 or or

Maps and Apps

When: Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

What: Mobile media marketing for farms, landscapers and food businesses. Understand the benefit from free listings on Internet maps, GPS systems and mobile applications.

Details: To register, contact OSU Ext. at 330-533-5538 or

Full Moon Walk

When: Wednesday, 7 to 8:30 p.m.

What: Enjoy the light of the full moon illuminating the winter forest. Dress appropriately for weather and trail conditions.

Details: Registration limited and required by Tuesday. Contact 330-823-7487 or or

Healthy Night Out

When: Jan. 17, 6-8 p.m.

What: Free Friday cooking classes. Shannon Blackshire, local tea artesian and owner of Her Primitive Ways, on using fresh herbs in soups and healthy broths.

Where: HMHP Demonstration Kitchen, 822 Billingsgate Ave.

Details: Contact Sophia Buggs at 330-480-0423 or to pre-register.

Birding Basics: Feeder Birds

When: Jan. 19, 1 to 2:30 p.m.

What: Learn bird identification basics as we focus on birds commonly observed at bird feeders.

Details: Field guides and binoculars will be provided to borrow but participants can bring their own. Co-sponsored with the Canton Audubon Society. Registration, not required, can be made by contacting 330-823-7487 or or

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