Pokemon. The Akron-Summit County Public Library’s Odom Branch will let kids create their own Pokemon characters. Using special colorful beads that melt, kids can create their own characters from the popular game. The event will start at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday at the library located at 600 Vernon Odom Blvd. For more information, visit akronlibrary.org.

Senior Safari. The Akron Zoo’s Senior Safari will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday. Guests ages 62 and older can get into the zoo for $5. Caregivers can get in for $7. There will be informational booths that highlight senior services along with live entertainment and activities.

Fair. Friday will be Kids’ Day at the Stark County Fair. Kids ages 14 and under are admitted free with an adult on Friday. All-day wristbands will be available for $13 at the ride area Friday and also Monday.