Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition — Through Jan. 5, at the Great Lakes Science Center, 601 Erieside Ave., Cleveland. Discover the compelling human stories told through authentic artifacts and recreations of the ship’s interior. All tickets are timed tickets, be prepared to select a specific date and time when ordering. $24, $23 for seniors and college students with ID, $22 for children under 2-12; $10 members. For tickets, go to www.greatsciencecom.
Greek Festival — 11 a.m.-10 p.m. today, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church, 129 S. Union St. Akron. Free admission. www.annunciationakron.org.
Akron Roundtable Luncheon — Noon today at Quaker Station, 135 S. Broadway, University of Akron. Timothy A. Dimoff, founder and president of SACS Consulting & Investigative Service Inc., will discuss Identification & Prevention: New Trends of Aggression and Violence in America. Tickets are $20 and available at www.akronroundtable.org. 330-247-8682.
Mrs. Farnam’s Ladies Circle - A Civil War Tea — 1-3 p.m. today at Farnam Manor, 4223 Brecksville Road, Richfield. Take part in the discussion on aiding the boys in uniform while working on a needle book or hankie. $25. For more information, call 234-200-6547 or go to www.olhs.org.
Soup at Six Lecture Series — 6 tonight at the McKinley Presidential Library & Museum, 800 McKinley Monument Drive NW, Canton. John Kiste will present a program on Edgar Allen Poe. $15. Reservations required, call 330-455-7043.
Talk Like a Pirate Day — 6-6:45 tonight at the Canal Fulton Public Library, 154 Market St. NE, Canal Fulton. 330-854-4148 or www.canalfultonlibrary.org.
Adult Ceramic Project Class — 7 tonight and Sept. 26 at the Quirk Cultural Center, 1201 Grant Ave., Cuyahoga Falls. Make a leaf platter in 2 sessions. $20 for residents/$25 for nonresidents. To registers, call 330-971-8425 or 330-971-8225.
Open Mic Night — 7-11 tonight, G.A.R. Hall, 1785 Main St. (Route 303), Peninsula. Sponsored by the Peninsula Valley Historic & Education Foundation. David Nicholson will be the emcee. The first act starts at 7:30 p.m. with each act having around 15-20 minutes. Admission is free.
Akron Woman’s City Club Town Hall Series presents Dr. Elliot Engel — 7:30 tonight at the Akron Woman’s City Club, 732 W. Exchange St., Akron. Dr. Engel will present The Vanderbilts - All of Them. Tickets are $10. For information, call 330-762-6261.
College of Wooster Annual Constitution Day Lecture — 7:30 tonight in Room 105 of Scovel Hall, 944 College Mall, Wooster. John C.L. Szekeres, a lawyer-technologist who implements knowledge management systems and processes for law firms, will present The Implications of Technology, Social Media & Knowledge Management on the Practice of Law. Free. For more information, call 330-263-2380.
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.
Harvest Moon Walking Meditation Program — 7:30 p.m. Friday at Crown Point Ecology Center, 3220 Ira Road, Bath Township. Share a walking meditation in the Crown Point Meadow Labyrinth ending with a bonfire. $30 per person, $55 for two. To register, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
A New Adventure Widows & Widowers social group — 7:30 a.m. Saturday at Eat’ N Park, 200 Howe Ave., Cuyahoga Falls. 330-929-5430 or 330-630-9275.
Wings Over Coshocton Air Show — Gates open at 8 a.m. Saturday at Richard Downing Airport, 24569 Airport Road, Coshocton. The air show will begin at 2 p.m. and will include: The Dave Dacy and Tony Kazian Super Stearman Wing Walking Team, Mike Vaknin and His Extra 300, Doug Dodge’s Machiara, The Aerostars Acrobatic Team - 3 Yak 52TW’s, The Misty Blues All Women Skydiving Team, Jason Flood and His Pitts, and Jim “Fang” Maroney and His Super Chipmunk. Tickets are $10, $5 under age 10. For more information, call 740-622-2252 or go to www.visitcoshocton.com.
18th Annual Homer Ruritan Country Flea Market — 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Homerville Community Center, 8964 Spencer Road. Featuring crafts/primitives/antiques. For more information, call 330-625-2514.
Unattached Seniors— 9 a.m. Saturday at the Waterloo Restaurant, 423 E. Waterloo Road, Akron. 330-644-6624.
A New Beginning Social Group for Widows and Widowers — 9 a.m. Saturday at Thano’s Restaurant, 71 Fifth St. SE, Barberton. 330-745-6239.
Yankee Peddler Festival — 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Sunday, Clay’s Park Resort, two miles south of state Routes 21 and 93, Canal Fulton. Early American arts and crafts, demonstrations, entertainment, food. Tickets: $10 ($9.50 if purchased in advance online); seniors 60 and older, $9; children 6-11, $3. 800-535-5634 or www.yankeepeddlerfestival.com.
Great Lake Science Center Steamship William G. Mather Tours — Open 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through October. Located at the Great Lakes Science Center, 601 Erieside Ave., Cleveland. $8, $7 seniors, $6 ages 5-12 and free under age 5. www.GreatScience.com.
Cleveland Classic Football Game — 1 p.m. Saturday, First Energy Stadium, 100 Alfred Lerner Way, Cleveland. Featuring Winston-Salem State vs. Tuskegee University. Other events include Cleveland Classic Gospel Concert at 6:30 p.m. Friday featuring Tye Tribbett presented by the Word Church at the church’s main campus at 18909 S. Miles Road, Cleveland; Cleveland Classic Stepping for Life Comedy and Step Show at 8:30 p.m. Friday at the Cleveland State University Wolstein Center and a tailgate party at 11 a.m. Saturday and the Key Bank Marching Band Halftime Show, both at the stadium. Tickets for game available at Ticketmaster.com or by calling 800-745-3000. More information about Classic events at www.clevelandsports.org/weekendfestivities.aspx.
Author Visit — 1 p.m. Saturday at the Learned Owl Book Shop, 204 N. Main St., Hudson. Kelley Grealis will sign the second book in The Descendant Vampire Series, The Search. 330-653-2252.
Hoover-Price Planetarium Shows — 1 p.m. Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays at the McKinley Presidential Library & Museum, 800 McKinley Monument Drive NW, Canton. Looking Back in Time through Nov. 3. 330-455-7043.
St. Helena III Canal Boat Rides — 1-2:30 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through Oct. 13 at 125 Tuscarawas St., Canal Fulton. $8, $7 for seniors 60 and over, $5 for children 6-13, free for children 5 and under. Tickets available on site, by phone at 330-854-6835 and at www.cityofcanalfulton-oh.gov.
Order of the Easter Star Billow Chapter Swiss Steak Dinner — 4:30-7 p.m. Saturday at Craftsman Park, 4450 Rex Lake Drive, Akron. $8.50 adults; $4 children under 12.
Annual Polish American Fall Festival — 5-10 p.m. Saturday at the Polish American Citizens Club, 472 E. Glenwood Ave., Akron. Live Polka music and traditional Polish food, 50/50 raffle and silent auction. $5, children under 13 free. For tickets, call Tommy at 330-699-4572 or 330-253-0496.
Valley Art Center Clambake — 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Valley Art Center, 155 Bell St., Chagrin Falls. Dinner including: Clam chowder, 1 dozen clams, chicken, yams, coleslaw, corn on the cob, and cheese cake strudel. Tickets are $50. For reservations, call 440-247-7507 or email email@example.com.
Rockin on the Canal — 6-11 p.m. Saturday in downtown Canal Fulton. There will be Irish musicians, Irish step dancers, canal experts and more. $8, $20 for family pack.
Postage Stamp Show — 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Clarion Inn, 6625 Dean Memorial Parkway, Hudson. Free. 330-832-5992.
Cruise-In on the Lake — 1-5 p.m. Sunday at Springfield Township Lakefront Park, 2491 Canfield Road, Akron. Music provided by 45 RPM. There will be concessions, 50/50 drawing, giveaways and more.
Family Ceramic Class — 4-6 p.m. Monday at the Quirk Cultural Center, 1201 Grant Ave., Cuyahoga Falls. Fees: Residents $15 parent and child, $5 additional child, $7 additional parent; nonresidents $20, $6, $8. To register, call 330-971-8425 or 330-971-8225.
Author Talk — 7 p.m. Monday at the Akron-Summit County Public Library, Green branch, 4046 Massillon Road, Green. Jeanne Grimes will discuss her book, I Painted the Light: Using Spirituality to Heal From Childhood Sexual Abuse. Free. 330-896-9074.
University of Akron Forum presents Dr. Christopher Emdin — 7:30 p.m. Monday at E.J. Thomas Hall, 198 Hill St., UA. $10, $8 UA faculty/staff and seniors, $6 UA students with valid ZipCard. 330-972-7570 or www.uaevents.com.
Massillon Museum Brown Bag Lunch Series — 12:10 p.m. Tuesday at the Massillon Museum, 121 Lincoln Way E., Massillon. Claudia Taller presents Ohio’s Lake Erie Wineries. 330-833-4061 or www.massillonmuseum.org.
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.
J.E. Reeves Victorian Home and Carriage House Museum — Open for guided tours noon to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays through Oct. 31 at 325 E. Iron Ave., Dover. $8, $7 seniors, $3 school-age children. 330-343-7040, www.doverhistory.org.
Summit County Historical Society Perkins Stone Mansion Tours — 1-3 p.m. Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays at the Perkins Stone Mansion, 550 Copley Road, Akron. $6, $4 seniors, $2 students. 330-535-1120 or go to www.summithistory.org.
Friends of Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library Fall Book Sale — 1-8 p.m. Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sept. 26, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 27, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 28 at the Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library, 3512 Darrow Road, Stow.
A New Adventure Widows and Widowers social group — 5:30 p.m. Wednesday. Dinner and conversation. Call for location, 330-630-9275 or 330-929-5430.
A New Beginning— 6 p.m. Wednesday. A social group for widows and widowers. For restaurant location and information, 330-745-6239.
University of Akron’s Campbell Art History Lecture presents Claire Bishop — 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Akron Art Museum, 1 S. High St., Akron. Bishop, art historian and critic, presents Radical Museology, or, What’s Contemporary in Museums of Contemporary Art? Free. 330-972-6030.
Kent State University Presidential Speaker Series — 7 p.m. Wednesday in the Kent State Student Ballroom. Neil deGrasse Tyson, astrophysicist and the Frederick P. Rose director of the Hayden Planetarium at the American Museum of Natural History, will speak. Free. For tickets, go to http://kentstate.universitytickets.com.