Youngstown State University, One University Plaza, Youngstown. 330-742-3285. Tuesdays by appointment; 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday; 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday; and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday.
Valley Art Center, 155 Bell St., Chagrin Falls. Open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. www.valleyartcenter. org.
Wildwood Cultural Center, 7645 Little Mountain Road, Mentor. 440-947-5735.
Curtains, at Chagrin Valley Little Theatre at 56 River St. Dec. 15 at 4:30 p.m. and Dec. 17 at 7 p.m. Show runs March 22 through April 20, 2013. Prepare 32 bars of music with sheet music, bring headshots/resumes, prepare for some movement. Men and women needed. Ages range from early 20s to mid 60s.
Cats, for Geauga Lyric Theatre Stage Jan. 28, 29 and 31 for open dance and vocal auditions from 6:30-9 p.m. Must be 16 or older. Prepare both ballad and up-tempo songs. Must pass ballet, tap and jazz audition before invited to sing. 13 male/14 females needed. Show runs April 19-May 12, 2013. Call (440) 285-7701 to reserve a spot on preferred night.
2 Across, at Chagrin Valley Little Theatre, 56 River St. on Jan. 8 and 9 at 7:30 p.m. Show runs March 1-16, 2013. Readings from the script. Headshots/resumes welcome, but not required. “Middle age” man and woman required.
Our Town, on Jan. 27 and 28 at 7 p.m. at the Ashtabula Arts Center. Callbacks on Jan. 29. Readings from script. Bring a list of conflicts.
Polar Express Pajama Party, at Ashtabula Arts Center Dec. 15 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. for grades K-6. Wear your pjs, board the "train" and get ready for an evening of cocoa, games and crafts! $20 for workshop/ $18 members. Register at (440) 964-3396.
Ashtabula County District Library has many free classes in computers, careers and the community. Many programs are free! Upcoming: Stories with Santa Dec. 17 at Geneva Library and Dec. 18 at Ash. Lib.; Holiday Bingo Dec. 18 at Geneva Library; Effective Budgeting with Kathy Sandella Dec. 27 (4:30 p.m.) at Gen. Lib. For further info, call 440-997-9341 or check online (www.acdl.info).