The Flood of 1913 events
■ Friday, 6 p.m. — Dinner in the Valley: Feast Before the Flood with dramatic re-enactors and a chef’s presentation about foods that people in 1913 would have eaten. Happy Days Lodge, Cuyahoga Valley National Park, 500 W. Streetsboro Road, Peninsula. Reservations closed Monday; check for remaining availability. For ticket information, call 330-657-2909, ext. 100, or 330-657-2796, ext. 121. (Participants can stay for the following Lyceum Lecture.)
■ Friday, 8 p.m. — Lyceum Lecture: The Great Easter 1913 Flood: Ohio’s Worst Natural Disaster, by flood expert Trudy E. Bell. Happy Days Lodge, Cuyahoga Valley National Park, 500 W. Streetsboro Road, Peninsula.
■ Saturday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. — Soup’s On, Waters are Rising! A hearty winter meal of homemade soups, followed by a slide show of the Flood of 1913 images and tour. G.A.R. Hall Museum, 1785 Main St., Peninsula.
■ Saturday — Stark County exhibit on the Flood of 1913 opens and runs through December, featuring imagery, artifacts and photos. Sippo Lake, Exploration Gateway, 5300 Tyner St. NW, Perry Township. Open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on opening day.
■ Monday, 11:30 a.m. — Akron History Hike: The Flood of 1913. Metro Parks, Serving Summit County and the Summit County Historical Society lead a walk through downtown Akron, including a stop at the Richard Howe House. Meet at Lock 3 off Main Street downtown.
■ Now through June — Akron-Summit County Public Library, 60 S. High St., has an exhibit featuring more than 30 area photos on display in the Special Collections Division. To access the library’s complete collection of photos, visit www.summitmemory.org and type “1913 flood” in the search field.