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Summer Festival of the Arts Weekend sure to bring fun and culture to downtown Youngstown

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – The Summer Festival of the Arts is happening this weekend in downtown Youngstown.

YSU, JAC management, the city of Youngstown, the Mahoning County Convention and Visitors Bureau and the St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church all announced a variety of events planned for the weekend.

The event aims to bring music, art and culture together. Several different organizations have a variety of events planned to make for one fun weekend downtown.

Before the festivities at Summer Festival kick off, the St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church Summerfest starts Thursday and will run through Sunday. You can enjoy music,

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Family Fun: Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture features exhibits for engagement, exploration

Step inside the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture on a hot day, and the first thing you might notice is how cool it is.

To protect its collections and any traveling exhibits, the temperature in the museum never goes above 72 degrees or below 68, said exhibitions manager Brooke Shelman Wagner. It almost feels chilly on a hot summer day.

And, once visitors go downstairs, they’ll find exhibits that can keep families engaged and exploring.

“What We Make: Nature as Inspiration” is a maker space inside a gallery where people can see pieces from the MAC’s collection and make

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London Borough of Waltham Forest Launches Season of Performance, Art, Food and Fun

Fellowship Square, a major new outdoor space for culture is unveiled next month. Continuing the legacy of the borough’s incredible year as the first ever London Borough of Culture in 2019, local residents and culture lovers from across the capital and further afield will be welcomed to enjoy a season of free and low cost events over the summer in this new space – including comedy from Simon Amstell, Shappi Khorsandi and Thanyia Moore in an evening programmed by Soho Theatre. A year-round arts programme is planned for Fellowship Square – which is bigger than Trafalgar Square.

The launch of

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Northland teacher turns household items into fun Chiefs art for kids

With the COVID-19 pandemic having a lot of kids learning at home this year, one Northland grade school art teacher found a way to celebrate the Chiefs all week.

Patrick Mahomes school art

© Josh House
Patrick Mahomes school art

Maplewood Elementary School art teacher Josh House is a big Chiefs fan. He said this is a great week to get artistic.

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“This week is obviously one of my favorites,” House said.

House has all kinds of ideas for Chiefs fans and families that they can do at home. He takes household items and makes them into fun Chiefs

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