Steel Museum hosts roundtable; opens new exhibit

Hearing Our Voices: Discovering Black YoungstownThe Youngstown Historical Center of Industry and Labor, the Steel Museum, host two events Thursday, Feb. 23.

A roundtable discussion, “Working with Memory,” featuring faculty from four YSU academic units at 4 p.m., followed by the opening of a new exhibit, “Hearing Our Voices: Discovering Black Youngstown,” at 5:30 p.m.

The new exhibit was developed by YSU students in the Fall 2022 Museum Curation class.

Refreshments will be provided. The roundtable, exhibit and reception were funded by a generous gift from the Charles Darling Memorial Endowment in History.

The Youngstown Historical Center of Industry and Labor, which is a site of the Ohio History Connection and operated by YSU’s Applied History program, is located at 151 W. Wood St. in downtown Youngstown.

For more information, contact Donna M. DeBlasio, or Martha I. Pallante,