Metro Parks, Serving Summit County Winter Activities — Cross-country skiing: Cascade Valley Park, Chuckery Area; Firestone Metro Park, Warner Road Area; Furnace Run Metro Park, Brushwood Area; Goodyear Heights Metro Park, Pioneer Area; Munroe Falls Metro Park, Lake Area and Tallmadge Meadows Area; Silver Creek Metro Park, Pheasant Run Area and Springfield Bog Metro Park. Ice skating: Furnace Run Metro Park, Brushwood Lake; Gorge Metro Park, Main Entrance; and Sand Run Metro Park, Beg Bend Area. Sledding: Cascade Valley Park, Oxbow Area; Firestone Metro Park, Warner Road Area and Tuscarawas Meadows Area; Furnace Run Metro Park, Brushwood Area; Goodyear Heights Metro Park, Main Entrance; Munroe Falls Metro Park, Lake Area; and Sand Run Metro Park, North Hawkins Area. Visitors must bring their own equipment. To learn if winter sports areas are open, call 330-865-8060.
Following the Torch: The Summer Olympics 1932-2012 — 7 tonight at Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library, 3512 Darrow Road, Stow. Harry Nelson will discuss his Olympic memories. He has attended every Summer Olympics since 1932, save for the 1936 games in Berlin. Free. Registration is recommended, 330-688-3295, ext. 4, or www.smfpl.org.
Globetrotters’ You Write the Rules World Tour — 7 tonight at Quicken Loans Arena, Ontario Street and Huron Road, Cleveland. Tickets start at $20. 888-894-9424 or www.theQarena.com.
Polish American Club Fish Fry — 4:30-8 p.m. Friday at the Polish American Club, 472 E. Glenwood Ave., Akron. Starting at $7.95. 330-253-0496.
A New Adventure Widows & Widowers social group — 7:30 a.m. Saturday at Eat’ N Park, 200 Howe Ave., Cuyahoga Falls. A social group for widows and widowers. For more information, call 330-929-5430 or 330-630-9275.
Unattached Seniors — 9 a.m. Saturday at Waterloo Restaurant, 423 E. Waterloo Road, Akron. 330-644-6624.
A New Beginning Social Group for Widows and Widowers — 9 a.m. Saturday at 3 Sons Restaurant, 3725 Cleveland-Massillon Road, Norton. 330-745-6239 or 330-388-0463.
Hoover-Price Planetarium Celestial Light Pursuit — 1 p.m. Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays, weekdays by reservation through Dec. 31 at McKinley Presidential Library & Museum, 800 McKinley Monument Drive NW, Canton. For more information, call 330-455-7043.
Akron Council of PTA’s Citywide Talent Showcase — 7-9 p.m. Saturday at STEM High School/Central-Hower Auditorium, 123 S. Forge St., Akron. Featuring singers, dancers, musicians, rappers and artists from Akron Public Schools. $5. For more information, call 330-459-8711.
Carovillese Club Spaghetti Dinner — 4-7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Carovillese Club, 570 E. Cuyahoga Falls Ave., Akron. $6 to $8.25. 330-929-6767.
Musical Open Mic — Sign-ups begin at 6:30 p.m. every Tuesday at Erewhon Gallery & Studios, 111 N. Main St., Akron, above the Northside bar. 330-920-4221. Free.
Old Time, Celtic and Bluegrass Music Jam — 7-10 p.m. Tuesday at the College of Wooster, in the college snack bar, Mom’s Truck Stop, Lowry Center, Wooster. The College of Wooster Scottish Arts Society along with local community players sponsor musical jam sessions where guests may sit in. For more information, call Kim Tapie at 330-345-5208 or Charlene Adzima at 330-263-6504.