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Ohio Chautauqua taking place in downtown Warren

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WARREN, Ohio -

The Warren-Trumbull County Public Library is hosting a weekend of events featuring living history presentations.

The performances feature historical figures portrayed through the eyes and voice of an actor.

It's all part of the five-day event called Ohio Chautauqua.

“They give monologues, kind of like a one act play. They really describe their character, some of the highlights of their lives and what they went through. They also take questions from the audience in character and they answer as that character would have done,” said Cheryl Bush, Warren-Trumbull County Public Library.

The Ohio Chautauqua events continue on Mahoning Avenue near the library through Saturday evening. All activities are free and open to the public.


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