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Falls Cancer Club Benefit — Noon at the Bailey Road Tavern, 2920 Bailey Road, Cuyahoga Falls. Live bands all day long: Zak Hamlin, A Song for Her, Average Joe, Clyde Hensley, Hair Trigger Johnson, Jim Dotson, Mr. Wrong/Mitch Ury, the Just Wait Band and the Delta Dogs. A donation of $5 or a new or gently used bra is suggested. Proceeds help pay cancer-related doctor, hospital and pharmacy bills for patients registered with the Falls Cancer Club.

Golf Outings

Kaderly Classic — Friday at Raintree Country Club, 4350 Mayfair Road, Uniontown. 10 a.m. shotgun start for 4-person scramble. $85, includes soda, beer and water throughout the day, lunch at the turn, barbecue buffet dinner, and gift. Prizes, hole contests, skins game, 50/50 raffle. Benefits the Richard J. Kaderly Memorial Scholarship Fund.

Phi Beta Sigma-Milton G. Smith Scholarship Golf Scramble — Saturday at Mayfair Country Club, 2229 Raber Road, Green. Registration and lunch at 1 p.m. with a 2 p.m. shotgun start. Dinner to ­follow. $80. 330-232-4533.

OB Open for the ALS Foundation — Aug. 10 at Mud Run Golf Course, 2000 S. Hawkins Ave., ­Akron. $78; $28 dinner only. ­Music from the Cover Band Akron from 4-7 p.m. Call Scott or Maureen at 330-628-4816.

Catholic Charities Community Services of Summit County — Aug. 16 at Chippewa Golf Club, 12147 Shank Road, Doylestown. 9 a.m. shotgun start. $85 includes 18 holes of golf with cart, breakfast, lunch and dinner, contests and prizes. Benefits Catholic Charities’ programs for people with ­developmental disabilities in Summit County. 330-762-2961, ext. 220 or

Plan Ahead

Friends of Akron Children’s Hospital Harness Race Rally — 7 p.m. Aug. 2 at Northfield Park, 10705 Northfield Road, Northfield. Raffle tickets now on sale around the area for $1 each; winners are drawn during the harness race. Proceeds will benefit the School & Community Oncology Outreach Program (SCOOP). For more information, call 330-543-0137.

Bike MS Pedal to the Point Ride — Aug. 3 and 4. Departs from Brunswick High School, 3581 Center Road, Brunswick, from 6:30-8:30 a.m. Aug. 3. Fully supported bike ride with route options of 30, 75, 100 and 150 miles. Registration fee is $75 and a minimum of $300 in contributions. 216-503-4183 or

Cleveland Indians Law Enforcement Appreciation Night — 7:05 p.m. Aug. 8 at Progressive Field, 2401 Ontario St., Cleveland, against the Detroit Tigers. $5 from each ticket sold will benefit the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial in Washington, D.C. Tickets are $23 mezzanine, $29 lower reserved, and $47 field box reserved. Call Emily Warnick at 216-420-4279 or go to

2013 Akron Zoo Summer Safari — 7-10 p.m. Aug. 9 at the Akron Zoo, 500 Edgewood Ave., Akron. Animal encounters, music, drinks and food provided by several area restaurants and caterers. Silent auction and raffle. 21 and over only. Patron, $500; donor, $250; and general admission, $90. Call ­Donna Anderson at 330-375-2550, ext. 7249 or email dmanderson@

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 email 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.


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