Project1Voice (Cleveland) — Benefit reading of For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide / When the Rainbow is Enuf by Ntozake Shange at 7:30 p.m. at the Rainey Institute, 1705 E. 55th St., Cleveland. $25. For tickets, go to www.eventbrite.com/e/project1voice-benefit-2014-for-colored-girls-tickets-11290964579.
Actors’ Summit Lights Up! Gala — 6 p.m. at Greystone Hall, 103 S. High St., Akron. Cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and dinner prior to the 7:30 p.m. show. Dessert, drinks and meet-and-greet with cast follows. $150. 330-374-7568 or www.actorssummit.org.
Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park presents Elevation — 6:30-11:30 p.m. at The Ledges Shelter, Cuyahoga Valley National Park, 701 Truxell Road, Peninsula. Drink and trail mix bar, music, hiking, food, campfire and dancing. Proceeds support Trails Forever, to maintain CVNP trails. $75. www.conservancyforcvnp.org/events/elevation.
Bulldog Fitness Bootcamp Family Fitness Day for Juvenile Diabetes Awareness — 10 a.m. to noon at Boettler Park, 5300 Massillon Road, Green. Prizes, food, fun and a tough workout. Bring water and a mat. Registration begins at 9:15 a.m. $10 per person or $20 for a family. Proceeds benefit the American Diabetes Association. RSVP to Jessica Hosfeld by Thursday at email@example.com.
Touch-a-Truck Fundraiser — 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Copley High School, 3807 Ridgewood Road, Copley. Trucks on display from ODOT, RTA, Copley and Fairlawn Fire, Police and Service Departments and more. Raffle for a ride in the fire truck at the Copley Heritage Day Parade. Swenson’s food truck 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Horn-free hour 10-11 a.m. $5, $20 for a family of six, children under 2 are free. Proceeds benefit the Copley High School PTSA general fund.
Cleveland Sight Center’s White Cane Walk 2014 — 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Legacy Village, 25333 Cedar Road, Lyndhurst. Provides support services for people who are blind or have low vision. Use a white cane to walk blindfolded through Legacy Village with a sighted guide partner. Learning stations and games including beeper baseball, beeper cornhole and putt-putt, raffles and prizes. $25. 216-658-4562 or www.whitecanewalk.org.
Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park presents Topography — 6-11 p.m. at The Ledges Shelter, Cuyahoga Valley National Park, 701 Truxell Road, Peninsula. Cocktails, appetizers, music and mingling at the Ledges Overlook, Woodland Path and Gathering Tent. Dinner including seasonal dishes using sustainable local farm products, campfire and music. $250. Overnight tenting experience, with use of a tent, lantern and air mattresses, $1,000. Sunday morning optional early-bird hike and 8:30 a.m. gourmet camper breakfast. Proceeds support Trails Forever, to maintain CVNP trails. www.conservancyforcvnp.org/events/topography.
All-Star 2014 Quota Idol Top 12 — Doors open for singing competition at 6 p.m. at Wooster High School, Performing Arts Center, 515 Oldman Road, Wooster. Benefits Quota’s service projects. $10. www.woosterquota.org.
#HashtagLunchbag Akron — The Young Black Professionals Coalition (YBPC) in collaboration with #HashtagLunchbag distribute sack lunches for the homeless living in Akron. Volunteers will gather at the Akron Urban League at 9 a.m. to assemble lunch bags, moving out at noon to areas with high numbers of homeless people to provide food and conversation. To make a donation or for event information, call 216-408-6453. For information on #HashtagLunchbag, go to www.hashtaglunchbag.com.
The Young Black Professionals Coalition (YBPC) 4th of July Charity Kickball Tournament — July 5 at Erie Island Fields, 1532 Peckham St., Akron. Raises money and supplies for the “I Know I Can” Back To School Drive in August. $120 per team, includes 3 guaranteed games, T-shirt and food voucher. Registration deadline Sunday. For information, contact Steve King at 330-701-8327 or Eric Fletcher at 614-668-2225. To register, go to www.eventbrite.com/e/ybpc-2014-4th-of-july-charity-kickball-tournament-registration-11750336573.
Pink Ladies 4 the Cure Breast Cancer Golf Outing — Saturday at Suffield Springs Golf Course, 2123 Congress Lake Road, Mogadore. 9 a.m. shotgun start. $75, includes 18 holes of golf, cart, pop, water, beer, lunch at the turn and steak dinner. Call Carla at 330-352-2644 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ronald McDonald House Charity Golf Outing — June 23 at Brookside Country Club, 1800 Canton Ave NW, Canton. Tee times at 8:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. $375, includes golf and cart, lunch and dinner, and gift. Silent auction prior to the dinner. Call Sherrie Petrochuk at 330-867-6039 or Patty Kovachick at 330-733-7294.
The Arc of Summit and Portage Counties 25th Annual Benefit Golf Scramble — June 26 at Ellsworth Meadows Golf Club, 1101 Barlow Road, Hudson. 8 a.m. registration, 9 a.m. shotgun start. $90, includes 18 holes of golf with cart, range balls, continental breakfast, lunch and dinner. Prizes for top three teams, drawings and a $10,000 hole-in-one contest. Proceeds benefit the people served through The Arc. 330-836-8563.
Stow-Munroe Falls Chamber of Commerce Annual Golf Outing — June 27 at Fox Den Golf Course, 2770 Call Road, Stow. 9:30 shotgun start. $95, includes 18 holes of golf, lunch, barbecue dinner, beverages, prizes, skill events and a raffle. www.smfcc.com or email email@example.com.
Send information about social and charity events to The Scene, c/o Lynne Sherwin, Features Department, Akron Beacon Journal, P.O. Box 640, Akron, OH 44309. Or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with ‘‘The Scene’’ in the subject line. Event notices should be sent at least two weeks in advance. Merits of all organizations have not been investigated by the Beacon Journal, so potential donors should verify the worthiness of a cause before committing.