Today’s entertainment picks:

Today’s entertainment picks:

v Polish Day, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.: Polish food, music and culture characterize this annual event ($5, free for children 12 and under) at St. Anne’s church, Kirk Road at South Raccoon Road, Austintown.

v “Happy Days, a New Musical,” 2 p.m.: Last chance to catch this upbeat musical ($15, $11 for senior citizens, $9 for students) that brings back the 1970s sitcom. It’s at Salem Community Theater, 490 E. State St., Salem; 330-332-9688.

v Jazz in the Park, 3-7 p.m.: Should be a nice day for another show in this free concert series, featuring Cleveland band Hubbs Groove. It’s at the B&O Station grounds, 530 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown.

v Shaker Woods Festival, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Stroll the wooded grounds and enjoy a pleasant day of fine craftsmen, in period costume, demonstrating and selling their wares ($8, free for children 12 and under). The Shaker Woods grounds are off state Route 7, one mile north of state Route 14, near Columbiana;

v White House Farms summer concert series, 1-3 p.m.: Grab a snack from the market and relax on the lawn while enjoying live music by Guys Without Ties and the beauty of the farm. The farm is at 9249 state Route 62, south of Canfield; 330-533-4161.

“Preacher” (10 p.m., AMC): Season three will conclude in typically wild fashion when Jesse returns home for what he hopes is the last time. But in doing so, he angers Starr and endangers Cassidy. Meanwhile, Tulip battles Hell and Nazis.

TV listings, C4


Astronaut will receive honor


The Great Lakes Science Center will present a ceremony to honor Guion S. Bluford Jr., the first African-American in space, at 10:30 a.m. Thursday – the 35th anniversary of his first space flight.

Bluford, a longtime resident of Northeast Ohio, will receive an Award of Distinction from the Science Center, and a new exhibit in the NASA Glenn Visitor Center dedicated to him will be unveiled.

The exhibit will include personal memorabilia provided by Bluford, who went on to fly on three additional shuttle missions, including two aboard the space shuttle Discovery, and then a successful career as an aerospace executive supporting the NASA Glenn Research Center.

Ideastream’s Rick Jackson will conduct an interview with Bluford in the Cleveland Clinic DOME Theater.

The exhibit will be unveiled at 11:30 a.m. An autograph session will take place from 11:50 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Call 216-694-2000 for information.

Jam bands coming to Kent Stage


Three jam band concert will be coming to Kent Stage, 175 E. Main St.: Leftover Salmon and Rumpke Mountain Boys, Oct. 3: Ekoostik Hookah, Oct. 20; and John Medeski’s Mad Skillet, Nov. 10. All concerts start at 8 p.m.

For tickets, go to or call 877-987-6487.

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