Current & Upcoming Exhibits

D.D. and Velma Davis Education & Visitor Center
Hours: Tuesday – Sunday, 10 am – 5 pm

November 24 – January 14, 2018
Oil and Pastels
Fellows Riverside Gardens – Weller Gallery
Realistic images of shape, form, time and space highlight Mill Creek Park and Youngstown. Sean Butler’s art is created in oil paints and pastels on a variety of surfaces. Sean’s work represents sound compositional principles and potential within a medium to represent realistically simple beauty that we often pass by unknowingly.

January 9 – January 31
YCSD VPA Unity Project
Fellows Riverside Gardens – Lobby
The Youngstown City School District Visual & Performing Arts Unity Project is an art exhibit featuring the collaborative efforts of VPA visual art students in grades K-12 throughout the YCSD.

Meet the Students & Teachers Behind the Project |1/16 | 5:30 – 6:30 pm

January 21 – April 1, 2018
Nature Photography Exhibit
Fellows Riverside Gardens – Weller Gallery
The annual Nature Photography Exhibit returns the Weller Gallery. Enjoy the beauty and color of nature – indoors! The skills of amateur photographers are featured in this popular exhibit. View landscapes, wild animals, Mill Creek MetroParks scenes and more through the lens of talented photographers.

Meet the Photographers | January 28 | 1 – 3 pm

Click here to download application to submit photos for exhibit.

Mill Creek MetroParks History
Fellows Riverside Gardens – Melnick Museum
The Melnick Museum offers the visitor a peek into the unique history of Mill Creek MetroParks. Look back and discover how Volney Rogers garnered property and how that land has grown into Mill Creek MetroParks. Learn about the generosity of Elizabeth Fellows that was the beginning of Fellows Riverside Gardens. And take time to learn about the early days of McGuffey and his boyhood homestead located in Coitsville and now known as the McGuffey Wildlife Preserve.