• THE BUTLER OFFERS FREE ARTS IN THE EARLY MORNING PROGRAMS - • STROLLER ART:  An informal gallery tour at 10:00 a.m. the first Thursday of each month (excluding December) for parents or caregivers with stroller – aged infants in tow up to 24 months old.  The tour is followed by coffee or tea in the museum Collections Café. • YOUNG FRIENDS ADVENTURE:  10:00 a.m. the second Thursday of each […]
  • Film on Art Series - Film on Art Series The Butler’s free Film on Art series features art history documentaries, which are shown on Tuesdays at noon in the museum’s state-of-the-art Beecher Center Zona Auditorium. Likewise, the Butler’s Art of Film series, shown at scheduled times, presents the best of Hollywood classics drawn from the American Film Institute’s list of the top […]
  • MUSIC AT NOON - Music at Noon The YSU Dana School of Music YSU’s Dana School of Music adds LIVE music to further inspire the experience of a visit to the Butler’s Beecher Court.  Wednesdays during Youngstown State University’s Fall and Spring semesters the Dana School brings recitals and performances from various ensembles and soloists. Art and music all in one […]
  • Butler Art Lecture Series - Butler Art Fall Lecture Series Join Dr. Zona for these free, Sunday afternoon talks at 2 PM in Zona Auditorium on the first floor of the Butler’s Beecher Center: SEPTEMBER 9 – A New Classicism is Born Inspired by Tragedy SEPTEMBER 23 – The Birth of Impressionism: The Modern Era Begins OCTOBER 7 – Rebels: Cezanne, […]
  • Iconic Live Guitar Performances on DVD - Iconic Live Guitar Performances on DVD Showing Saturdays at 1 pm in the Butler’s Zona Auditorium NOTICE:  These movies of the live performances of adult musicians and rock guitar artists.  They are unrated.  Adult supervision and discretion is advised. February 25 – Crossroads: Eric Clapton Guitar Festival, 2004 March 4 – Jeff Beck: Live in Tokyo […]
  • FREE Family Days - FREE Family Days at the Youngstown location, Sundays at 1:30 PM October 21, 2018 , November 18, 2018, January 20, 2019, February 17, 2019, March 17, April 7, 2019 (dates are tentative) Join artist and Butler docent, Sandy Trolio, for an afternoon of family tours, demonstrations and art making. Enjoy time with your family in […]
  • Margeaux Walter: Stages - Margeaux Walter: Stages Exhibition on View: August 19 – January 20, 2019 Meet-the-Artist Reception: August 19, 2018 1-3 PM Margeaux Walter uses photography and video as a means of perceiving and interpreting a world so inundated with images. Her work addresses the role of photography in the creation of the self-image, and is centered on […]