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Dark Universe Planetarium Show — 2:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, noon and 4 p.m. Saturday and 4 p.m. Sunday at the Cleveland Museum of Natural History, 1 Wade Oval Drive, Cleveland. $5 with museum admission. www.cmnh.org.

Portage Lakes Cruises — Public pontoon boat tours of 2 hour duration run Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 9 a.m., 2 and 6 p.m. through September, weather permitting. For reservations or information, call 330-760-0270 or go to www.PortageLakesCruises.com.

Greater Cleveland Aquarium — 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, last admission is at 4 p.m., Nautica Entertainment Complex, 2000 Sycamore St., Cleveland. Features more than 50 tanks, which are home to thousands of living creatures including the Ohio-native brook trout, piranhas and sand tiger sharks that measure more than 7 feet. $19.95 for adults, $13.95 for children ages 2-12 www.GreaterClevelandAquarium.com.

Akron Art Museum Free Thursdays — 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday at the Akron Art Museum, 1 S. High St. Free admission and special programming. www.akronartmuseum.org.

Back to Homeschool — 1 p.m. Thursday at the Massillon Public Library, 208 Lincoln Way E. Learn how to use the library and its resources for students. Free. To register, call 330-832-5037.

Italian Center Spaghetti Dinner — 4-7 p.m. Thursday at the Italian Center, 134 E. Tallmadge Ave., Akron. $7-$8. 330-535-3919.

Akron Zoo’s Annual Senior Safari — 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday at the Akron Zoo, 500 Edgewood Ave., Akron. Adults 62 and older will be admitted at a discounted price of $6 per person. Seniors can enjoy the entire zoo as well as informational booths highlighting senior services, live entertainment and activities. Seniors’ caregivers will be admitted at a discounted price of $8 per person. For more information, call 330-375-2550 or go to www.akronzoo.org.

The Made in Ohio Festival Preview Party — 4-8 p.m. Friday at Hale Farm & Village, 2686 Oak Hill Road, Bath. The preview night offers attendees an experience of strolling the grounds of Hale Farm enjoying Ohio made appetizers and beverages, and an opportunity to purchase from over 80 artists prior to the show opening. Tickets are $50 per person. For tickets, go to www.wrhs.org/events/preview-night.

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.

Ohio State Reformatory Ghost Walks — 7 and 9 p.m. Friday at The Ohio State Reformatory, 100 Reformatory Road, Mansfield. You will be taken on a 2 hour, guided tour to the hot-spots where reports have been made about paranormal activity. Hear about what people have experienced and the stories of murder and death that cause many to believe the prison is haunted. Please note, there are no physical tickets for ghost events. An email confirmation is sent automatically to the person who registered. Tickets: $25 adults, $20 age 13-17 accompanied by an adult. Adults must show a photo ID to check in and minors must be checked in by an accompanying adult. No unattended minors will be permitted. 419-522-2644 or www.ohiostatereformatory.org.

Palace Theatre Monthly Spirit of the Theatre Tour — 10 p.m. Friday at the Canton Palace Theatre, 605 Market Ave. N., Canton. A four-hour guided tour of all parts of the Theatre, in search of spirits of patrons who still remain way after the movies and events have ended. Tickets are $40 per person. Tours are open to those 18 and older. 330-454-8172 or www.cantonpalacetheatre.org.

A New Adventure Widows & Widowers social group — 7:30 a.m. Saturday at Bob Evans, 175 Howe Ave., Cuyahoga Falls. 330-929-5430 or 330-630-9275.

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.

2017 Cleveland National Air Show — Saturday-Monday at Burke Lakefront Airport, 1501 N. Marginal Road, Cleveland. The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds will perform. For a complete line-up or aircraft and more information, call 216-781-0747 or go to www.clevelandairshow.com.

Made in Ohio Art and Craft Festival — 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Hale Farm & Village, 2686 Oak Hill Road, Bath. The annual celebration of the arts features 160 artists and craftspeople from all over the state of Ohio. For more information, call 330-666-3711, ext. 1708 or go to www.wrhs.org /made-in-ohio-arts-crafts-festival-2/.

Do the Mu! Papermaking — noon to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Massillon Museum, 121 Lincoln Way E. Free with all materials supplied. For more information, call 330-833-4061 or go to www.massillonmuseum.org.

Hoover-Price Planetarium Shows — 1 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at the McKinley Presidential Library & Museum, 800 McKinley Monument Drive NW, Canton. 330-455-7043.

Spring Hill Historic Home Tours — 1-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Spring Hill Historic Home, 1401 Spring Hill Ave. NW, Massillon. Adults $5, Seniors and students $4, ages 6 and under free. www.springhillhistorichome.org.

Downtown Akron Art Walk — 5-10 p.m. Saturday, various venues and restaurants in downtown Akron. Featuring local art, live music and fun for all ages.

Glassblowing Demonstrations— 5-9 p.m. Saturday at Akron Glass Works, 421 Spicer St. Free. 330-253-5888.

Ohio State Reformatory Ghost Hunts — 7 p.m. to 3 a.m. Saturday at The Ohio State Reformatory, 100 Reformatory Road, Mansfield. $70 per person and includes access to the building and a late dinner of pizza and soda. Complimentary water, soda, coffee and hot chocolate available throughout the evening. 18 and older only. 419-522-2644 or www.ohiostatereformatory.org.

Parents Without Partners Portage County Chapter Dance — 7:30-11 p.m. Saturday at the Ritchie Memorial Shelter House, 109 West Ave., Tallmadge. Monthly dance with music by DJ Mel. $6 members, $8 non-members. For more information, call Warrine at 330-322-9559.

Taste of Hudson — Sunday and Monday in downtown Hudson. Delicious sample sized tastes will be available at First & Main from area restaurants. More than 20 bands will be performing on 4 stages all weekend long and strolling musicians will perform throughout the event. More than 30 exhibitors and artists will set up along the KeyBank Exhibitor Way and Artists Vineyard. For more information, go to www.tasteofhudson.com.

62nd Annual Hungarian Scout Festival — 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. Sunday at German Central Park, 7863 York Road, Parma. Food, musical entertainment, animal show, folk art and more. Admission is $7. For more information, call 440-582-1233 or go to www.csbk.org.

Parents Without Partners Portage County Chapter Annual Picnic — Noon Monday at the Ritchie Memorial Shelter House, 109 West Ave., Tallmadge. Covered dish picnic, chapter will furnish hamburgers and hot dogs, buns, and the fixings. For more information, call Warrine at 330-322-9559.

Hoover-Price Planetarium Astronomy for Adults — 2 p.m. Monday at the McKinley Presidential Library & Museum, 800 McKinley Monument Drive NW, Canton. Night Sky followed by a 30 to 40 minute open lecture/discussion directed by the audience. 330-455-7043.

Flu Shot Clinic — 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday at the Cuyahoga Falls Public Library, 2015 Third St. Rite-Aid will offer a walk-in flu shot clinic for individuals age 7 and older. Please bring your current medical and prescription insurance cards. 330-928-2117.

MassMu History Group “Neighborhood Fun” — 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday at the Massillon Museum, 121 Lincoln Way E. Chris Craft will lead a conversation about memorable neighborhood traditions. For more information, call 330-833-4061 or go to www.massillonmuseum.org.

Widows and Widowers Starting Over Socially — 1 p.m. Tuesday at Papa Bear’s, 4990 Dressler Road, North Canton. Reservations required, call Jackie at 330-802-5648 or Sue at 330-499-8727.

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.

Massillon Public Library Historical Fiction Book Club — 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Massillon Public Library, 208 Lincoln Way E. Book discussed will be Suite Francaise by Irene Nemirovsky. For more information, call 330-832-9831, ext. 312 or go to www.massillonlibrary.org.

Emerald Valley Mothers of Multiples — 6:45-8:45 p.m. Tuesday at the Middleburg Heights Community Center, Room B, 16000 Bagley Rd, Cleveland. For more information, go to www.bigtent.com/groups/evmomc.

Perkins Stone Mansion and the John Brown House Tours — 1-4 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday at 550 Copley Road, Akron. Visitors will be returned to a period 180 years ago when Akron’s Founding Family moved into the fledgling canal town’s grandest home on “Mutton Hill.” Tours are $6 adults, $4 seniors, and $2 students. 330-535-1120 or www.summithistory.org.

MassMu’s History Happy Hour — 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Massillon Museum, 121 Lincoln Way E. The free event will include social time and a half-hour presentation by Dr. Molly Sergi, Kent State University, “Memories and Memorials: World War I Battlefields”. For more information, call 330-833-4061 or go to www.massillonmuseum.org.

Author Talk: Robert J. Roman — 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Akron-Summit County Public Library, Green branch, 4046 Massillon Road, Green. Robert J. Roman will discuss his book, Ohio State Football: The Forgotten Dawn. 330-896-9074.

Massillon Genealogical Society presents Deciphering Foreign Documents — 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Massillon Public Library, 208 Lincoln Way E. Barb Amburgey will share some user-friendly resources and valuable tips to assist in more successfully decoding different archives. For more information, call 330-832-9831, ext. 337 or go to www.massillonlibrary.org/genealogy.