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 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 3 Sons Restaurant, 3725 Cleveland-Massillon Road, Norton. 330-745-6239 or 330-388-0463.
Widows & Widowers (SOS) Starting Over Socially Brunch and Dominoes — 10 a.m. Saturday at Perkins, 4896 Everhard Road, North Canton. Participants pay for their meals. For information, call Norma at 330-452-5889 or Bernie at 330-477-5325.
Artsy MART — 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at Summit Artspace, 140 E. Market St., Akron. 330-376-8480.
Crafty Mart — 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at Musica and We Gallery, 51 E. Market St., Akron. Featuring area artisans and crafters with lots of one-of-a-kind holiday gifts including music, bags, balms, books, buttons, paintings, hard and soft sculptures, ceramics, clothes, jewelry, pillows, posters, soaps, purses and more. Also food and drinks, music provided by local disc jockeys. Free admission and parking. www.craftymart.com.
Akron Glass Works Glassblowing Demonstrations— 6-10 p.m. Saturdays at Akron Glass Works, 106 N. Main St., Akron. Free. 330-253-5888.
Bluegrass Saturday Nights — 7-11 p.m. Saturday at Homerville Community Center, state Route 301, Homerville. All pickers welcome; open stage and jam rooms. Information, 330-416-2222.
Author Visit and Book Discussion — 2 p.m. Sunday at the Learned Owl Book Shop, 204 N. Main St., Hudson. Sal Lizard will share stories from his memoir, Being Santa Claus. 330-653-2252.
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-up begins at 6:30 p.m. every Tuesday at Erewhon Gallery & Studios, 111 N. Main St., Akron, above the Northside bar. 330-920-4221. Free.
The University of Akron Women’s Committee Cathryn Carroll Taliaferro Lecture Series 2012 — 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Martin Center, 105 Fir Hill, University of Akron. Ted Good, CEO of Steinway Hall-Akron, will present The Shared Story of Ohio and Steinway. $25. For more information, call Jean Riegler at 330-666-2342 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
A New Beginning — 6 p.m. Wednesday. A social group for widows and widowers. For restaurant location and information, 330-745-6239.
Canton Magicrafters — 7 p.m. Wednesday at Sophia’s Restaurant, 7936 Hills and Dales Road NW, Massillon. For more information, go to www.cantonmagicrafters.com.