This week’s free Movies@Main will feature the musical The Greatest Showman, which tells the story of P.T. Barnum (Hugh Jackman). There will be a discussion before and after the 6:30 p.m. Thursday showing at the Akron-Summit County Public Library in downtown Akron. For more: akronlibrary.org.
The Gemboree Jewelry Rock and Gem Show will run Saturday and Sunday at Emidio & Sons Expo Center, 48 E. Bath Road, Cuyahoga Falls. The event will feature vendors, children’s activities, specimen showcases, gemstone identification, door prizes and a silent auction. Admission is $5 for adults, $4 for seniors and students and $ 1 for children age 6 or younger. For more visit, gemboree.org.
Pancakes and planes
The MAPS Spring Pancake Breakfast is Sunday. Breakfast will be served from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The museum will close at 4 p.m. Breakfast is $10 for adults and $6 for children and includes museum admission. The MAPS Air Museum is located on the west side of Akron-Canton Airport at 2260 International Parkway just off Route 241 (Massillon Road) in Green. For more, visit mapsairmuseum.org.
It will be Vintage Day Sunday at Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens in Akron. There will be actors inside of the estate to talk about life in the 1920s. There will also be a vintage base ball game at 1 p.m. on the lawn. Regular admission applies. For more, visit stanhywet.org.
The PJ MASKS LIVE! Time To Be A Hero show will be at 6 p.m. Monday at the Akron Civic Theatre. The musical show will feature Catboy, Owlette and Gekko as they battle villains including Romeo, Night Ninja and Luna Girl. Tickets: $24.50 to $99.50. For more, visit akroncivic.com.
There will be a Heron Watch at the Bath Road Heronry from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. The Heronry on Bath Road is between Riverview and Akron-Peninsula roads in Akron. For more information, call 330-865-8065.
Pulse Picks Week of April 26: The Greatest Showman’ discussion, rock show, pancakes, Vintage Days at Stan Hywet