This Week

Tuesday

22nd Annual Celebrity Cuisine 5:30-8 p.m. at the Canton Memorial Civic Center, 1101 Market Ave. N. Event includes appetizers, entree samples, beer, wine, desserts, performers and a silent auction. Tickets are $30 and are available at the Tri-County Restaurant Association or Community Harvest office. Proceeds benefit Community Harvest.

Thursday

Centers for Families and Children Benefit Luncheon 11:30 a.m. at the Cleveland Convention Center, 500 Lakeside Ave. E., Cleveland. Marcus Luttrell, author of Lone Survivor, will tell his story of survival, teamwork, resilience, the importance of family and the power of community. Tickets are $300. For tickets, go to www.thecentersohio.org/getinvolved/upcomingevents. For more information, call 216-325-9369.

Friday

Downtown Akron Partnership 7th Annual Green & Clean Day 9 a.m. to noon and 1-4 p.m. Downtown employees, residents and students will sweep, wash and spruce up downtown Akron. To take part, form a team of colleagues and contact Kimberly Beckett at 330-374-7676 or go to www.downtownakron.com/greenandclean to register.

Canton Ceramic Artists Guild May Show & Sale 4-8 p.m. in the Wilkof Courtyard at the Canton Museum of Art, Cultural Center for the Arts, 1001 Market Ave. N. Continues 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. A wide variety of handcrafted, decorative and functional pottery, clay sculpture and more will be on display and available for purchase. All works are made by members of the guild. A portion of the sales proceeds benefits ceramic education programs at the museum and the Stark County Hunger Task Force. 330-453-7666 or www.cantonart.org.

Dancing Through the Decades Dinner 6:30 p.m. at the Massillon Museum, 121 Lincoln Way E. Includes dinner followed by a dance preview on stage at the Lincoln Theatre. Proceeds will be used for restoration of the century-old theater. Tickets are $100 per person. Ticket information at 330-832-0717 or www.lionslincolntheatre.com.

Saturday

Hudson Montessori School Yard Sale 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the school, 7545 Darrow Road. Items will include furniture, appliances, toys and games, housewares, clothing, books and more. Proceeds will support the school. Cash only. For information or to donate items, contact Duncan Tanner Jr., director of development, at 234-380-8207 or dtanner@hudsonmontessori.org.

Edwin Shaw Challenge Golf Course Golf/Yard Sale Fundraiser 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 1596 Flickinger Road, Akron. Proceeds benefit the Edwin Shaw Challenge Golf Program for people with disabilities.

Fitness-A-Thon 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Mason Park Community Learning Center, 700 E. Exchange St., Akron. Meet instructors from other Akron community centers and participate in activities from Zumba to yoga to hip-hop dance. Water and snacks provided. Bring yoga mat if possible. All proceeds will benefit the Battered Womens Shelter in Summit County. $10 donation, cash only. 330-375-2852 or www.facebook.com/zrose.zumba.

Crafty Mart: The Mom & Pop Shoppe 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Musica, We Gallery and Uncorked Wine Bar, 51 E. Market St., Akron. More than 40 vendors will offer handmade and up-cycled goods made throughout the greater Akron area. The Mom and Pop Shoppe is this years spring show which will include goods and gift items appropriate for Mothers Day, Fathers Day, graduation and home and garden decor. Admission is free. More information at www.craftymart.com.

American Cancer Society Relay for Life Fundraiser 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at On Tap Grill, Party Room, 4396 Kent Road, Stow. Massage, psychic readings and retail therapy. First 25 guests will receive a gift bag with coupons and vendor products. A portion of the sales will be donated to the American Cancer Society-Stow-Munroe Falls Chapter.

VOCI Scholarship Luncheon 11 a.m. at Cable Recital Hall, Cultural Center for the Arts, 1001 Market Ave. N., Canton. VOCI has awarded music scholarships to talented high school and college students pursuing a degree in music education or performance for over 55 years. Proceeds will help fund scholarships for the 2014-15 school year. Cost of the luncheon is $16 per person. For tickets and information, go to www.voicesofcanton.org.

Choices A Community Social Center Spaghetti and Footballs 3-7 p.m. at Choices A Community Social Center, 320 E. S. St., Akron. All-you-can-eat spaghetti, beverages, salad, bread and dessert. $6, $3 under age 12. Information, 330-762-8151 or www.choicesakr.com.

Ingenuitys 3rd Annual Bal Ingenieux 6 p.m. at the Slovenian National Home, 6417 Saint Clair Ave., Cleveland. Event will raise funds for IngenuityFest. Acts include performances by the Satori Circus, Svetlana Derisive Escape artist and Red Campion Opera. Costumes are encouraged. Tickets are $15-$125. For more information and tickets, go to www.balingenieux.com or www.ingenuitycleveland.com.

Childrens Concert Society Journey Along Route 66 Fundraiser 6:30 p.m. at Todaros Party Center, 1820 Akron-Peninsula Road, Akron. Featuring food and the opportunity to bid on baskets and items with Route 66 theme. Dance to the music of the 12-piece Dave Banks Big Band. Tickets $66-$100. 330-972-2504 for tickets.