Kayaking lesson

Kayak Paddling & Safety Lesson(Beginner and Intermediate Level)(Co-sponsored by the Friends of the Mahoning River and the Ohio Dept. of Natural ResourcesSunday, June 5th., 12:30-2:00 or 2:00 - 3:30 at the downtown Youngstown YMCA$15.00 for the rental and lifeguard fees.Don’t dally, only 20 reservations!Contact Don at drx44420@gmail.com or 330-219-2459 for reservations Pre-Registration:Friends of the Mahoning … Continue reading Kayaking lesson

Field Course to the Isle of Man

MCLEAN’S CULTURAL HERITAGE AND CLASSROOM ABROAD Faculty members Colleen McLean, Ray Beiersdorfer and Felicia Armstrong explored the island’s Niarbyl Fault. The narrow white line is the only known visible section of the Iapetus Suture between the former Laurentia and Avalonia paleocontinents over 400 million years ago. “IT’S LIKE NARNIA FOR ADULTS.” That’s how YSU students describe … Continue reading Field Course to the Isle of Man

Mahoning Headwaters Visit, Spring 2013

Friends of the Mahoning River visited the Huston-Brumbaugh Nature Center in the spring of 2013 to view the headwaters of our Mahoning River. While at the Nature Center we took a tour of the grounds and witnessed a bird banding demonstration. The Huston-Brumbaugh Nature Center consists of people, programs and places that work together to … Continue reading Mahoning Headwaters Visit, Spring 2013