BLACK HISTORY MONTH
African-American Astronomers, Astronauts & Astrophysicists — 2 p.m. Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays in the Hoover-Price Planetarium, McKinley Presidential Library & Museum, 800 McKinley Monument Drive NW, Canton. 330-455-7043.
Readings From Clybourne Park — Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 27, Second Baptist Church of Medina, 451 Bronson St. The program will be presented by Second Baptist and the Medina County Branch of the American Association of University Women in partnership with Cleveland Play House theater. It will feature readings from the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning play Clybourne Park which the theater will produce March 21 through April 13 in the Allen Theatre at PlayhouseSquare. The program will begin at 7. Free. For more information, call 330-721-9816 or 330-722-0073.
Sing for Freedom — 1 p.m. Feb. 22 at the Akron-Summit County Public Library, Green branch, 4046 Massillon Road. Black History Month celebration presented by Muszikat-Shalom (Music of Peace). Interactive event will discuss aspects of the civil-rights movement including the Montgomery bus boycott, freedom riders and the Greensboro sit-in and will present a wide range of music. Free. 330-896-9074.
The Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition Chronicling the Story of African-American Pioneers of Flight — Opening reception 6-7:30 p.m. Friday. Exhibit will be open through April 27 in the Keller Gallery of the McKinley Presidential Library & Museum, 800 McKinley Monument Drive NW, Canton. For more information, call 330-455-7043 or go to www.mckinleymuseum.org.