This Week


38th Annual Twin Sizzler — 5K run, 10K run, 27-mile citizen bike race, 27-mile expert bike race, 1-mile fun run and 5K walk. All events originate on Public Square in Medina beginning at 7:45 a.m. Register at the American Red Cross of Medina County, 780 E. Smith Road, Medina, or register online at Prices start at $25. 877-441-4565.


The Herb Society at the Hoover Historical Center Summer Garden Tea — Noon July 14 in the Hoover Banquet Hall inside Walsh University’s Hoover Park, 1875 E. Maple St., North Canton. With a “Unique Boutique.” Tea will be served at 1 p.m. $20. Reservation deadline today. 330-499-0287.

Golf Outings

Golfing for a Cure — July 15 at Rosemont Country Club, 3777 Rosemont Blvd., Fairlawn. 10 a.m. check in with a noon shotgun start. $125, includes 18 holes of golf with cart, box lunch, beer and soft drinks, dinner and party. Benefits Brodyn’s Friends, an organization for children with non-ketotic hyperglycinemia and their families. Call Heidi Leslie at 330-414-9949 or email

Army & Navy Union 250 — July 20 at Mayfair Country Club, 2229 Raber Road, Green. Shotgun start at 2 p.m. $75, includes 18 holes of golf and cart, hot lunch, dinner and beverages. Reservation deadline Thursday. Call Steve Dewitt at 330-573-9497.

Catholic Charities Community Services of Summit County — Aug. 16 at Chippewa Golf Club, 12147 Shank Road, Doylestown. 9 a.m. shotgun start. $85, includes 18 holes of golf with cart, breakfast, lunch and dinner, contests and prizes. Benefits Catholic Charities’ programs for people with developmental disabilities in Summit County. 330-762-2961, ext. 220 or

Send information about social and charity events to The Scene, c/o Lynne Sherwin, Features Department, Akron Beacon Journal, P.O. Box 640, Akron, OH 44309. Or email with “The Scene” in the subject line. Event notices should be sent at least two weeks in advance. Merits of all organizations have not been investigated by the Beacon Journal, so potential donors should verify the worthiness of a cause before committing.