This Week

Friday

Glory Days of Summer Classic Car Show — 6-9 p.m. at Fred Martin Superstore, 3195 Barber Road, Barberton. Free food, live music, classic cars, 50/50 and bounce house. Vehicle registration $5. Proceeds benefit Akron Children’s Hospital. www.akronchildrens.org/events/Glory-Days-of-Summer.html.

Saturday

Canton HeART Guild GARTens of Versailles Masquerade Ball — 7 p.m. to midnight at the Canton Cultural Center for the Arts, 1001 Market Ave. N., Canton. Food, music, dancing, auction. Benefits educational and exhibition programs of the Canton Museum of Art. https://bit.ly/2LvASlc.

Up Side of Downs Northeast Ohio Buddy Walk — Cleveland Metroparks Zoo. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. with the walk at 9 a.m. Post-event activities until noon. $20. www.theupsideofdowns.org/buddy-walk/register/.

Coventry Schools Foundation 10th Annual Corn Roast — 5-9 p.m. at Dusty’s Landing Pavilion, 4728 Dustys Road, Akron. Entertainment by the Out Of Sequence band. Tickets are $25 in advance and $35 at the door. For more information, go to www.facebook.com/coventryschoolsfoundation/.

Sunday

Walk n’ Roll to Cure Ataxia — Lakewood Park, 14532 Lake Ave., Lakewood. Registration begins at 10 a.m. with the Walk n’ Roll starting at 11:30 a.m. Participants will walk or roll around Lakewood Park and take part in raffles. www.ataxia.org/walk/NEOWalk.

Kylie Rose’s Run — 4 p.m. at Copley High School Track, 3807 Ridgewood Road, Copley. 5K Run, Family Fun Run and Kids/Competitive One Mile. Registration is $30 for 5K; $15 for Family Fun Run and Kids Run. Proceeds benefit Akron Children’s Hospital Oncology Department. For more information, go to www.kylierosesrun.com.

Upcoming

International Women’s Air & Space Museum “Corks in the Concourse” — 7-10 p.m. Aug. 31 at Burke Lakefront Airport. “A Taste of Cleveland” with each food station focusing on a different neighborhood. Wineries, hors d’oeuvres, music. $60 members, $65 nonmembers, $40 designated drivers. For tickets, call 216-623-1111 or go to www.iwasm.org by Aug. 24.

GOLF OUTINGS

Shaw JCC — Monday at Silver Lake Country Club, 1325 Graham Road, Silver Lake. Registration 10:30 a.m., lunch 11 a.m., shotgun start 12:30 p.m. $175, includes lunch, 18 holes, cocktails, heavy appetizers, contest, prizes and gifts. www.shawjcc.org/golf-outing.

CommQuest’s Mulligan Classic — Aug. 31 at The Legends of Massillon, 2700 Augusta Drive SE, Massillon. Registration at 9 a.m. with a 10 a.m. shotgun start. $100. https://commquest.org/product/mulligan-classic/.

Casa Del Ranchero — Sept. 8 at Lyons Den Golf Course, 6347 Manchester Road NW, Canal Fulton. Registration at 7 a.m. with a 8 a.m. shotgun start. $80, includes green fees and cart, T-shirt, food and drinks. Benefit for the City of Barberton Safety Forces Fund. 330-753-8494 or 234-303-8697.

Plan Ahead

Keep Akron Beautiful “Green the Scene” — 5-8:30 p.m. Aug. 29 in the Bud and Susie Rogers Garden, Akron Art Museum, 1 S. High St., Akron. Silent and live auction, open beer and wine bar, Swensons Food Truck. $45. Benefits Keep Akron Beautiful’s litter reduction and beautification programs. https://bit.ly/greenthescenetickets.

Goodwill 17th Annual Employee of Distinction Award Luncheon — 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 5 at Guy’s Party Center, 500 E. Waterloo Road, Akron. Keynote speaker Para M. Jones, president of Stark State College, will present “Stark State College Akron — Aligning Skilled, Educated Workers with In-Demand Careers.” Tickets are $30. For reservations, go to www.goodwillakron.org/EDL.

Hospice of the Western Reserve Warehouse Sale — 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 7 and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 8 at Hospice of the Western Reserve Headquarters, 17876 St. Clair Ave., Cleveland. All purchases 10 percent off. www.hospicewr.org/cleveland-resale-shop.

Run the World 5K — 8:30 a.m. Sept. 8 beginning and ending at Risman Plaza at Kent State University. Run the World Race Series is a community walk/run organized by the colleges, regional campuses and Office of Global Education at Kent State University to raise money for education abroad student scholarships. Registration is $35. For registration, go to https://runsignup.com/Race/OH/Kent/RuntheWorld.

Born 2 Ball Association Sweet Dreams Infertility Awareness 5K — Noon Sept. 8 at Lock 3 Park, 200 S. Main St., Akron. Run/walk, infertility resource fair, food trucks, music and fun. www.sweetdreams5k.com.

National Fallen Firefighters Foundation Benefit — 4 p.m. Sept. 8 at Magic City Brewing Co., 161 Second St. NW, Barberton. The Barberton Firefighters Association Local 329 will host this benefit in honor of 9/11. There will be special shirts for sale at $20, and all proceeds from sales of “329” beer will go to the NFFF. For more information, go to www.magiccitybrewingcompany.com.

Kidney Foundation of Summit County Car Show Fundraiser — 6 p.m. Sept. 8 at Todaro’s Party Center, 1820 Akron-Peninsula Road, Akron. Family style dining, open bar, entertainment, 50/50 raffle and auction items. $85. Call Carolyn at 330-864-1236.

Cleveland Clinic Akron General Women’s Board present “A Night of Music” — Sept. 8 at the Akron Civic Theatre, 182 S. Main St. Featuring Face 2 Face: The Tribute to Elton John and Billy Joel. 6 p.m. VIP reception, $200-$500. Concert tickets, $25. Proceeds benefit patients and staff in need at Cleveland Clinic Akron General. For VIP reception, call 330-344-6888. For concert tickets, call 330-253-2488 or go to www.ticketmaster.com.

Molto Bella Auto Show — 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 9 at Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, 714 N. Portage Path, Akron. Over 400 cars on display. In partnership with the Kidney Foundation. Stan Hywet members $11, $5 ages 6-17; nonmembers, $14, $6 ages 6-17. www.stanhywet.org/events/molto-bella-auto-show.

OPEN M 50th Gala — 6-10 p.m. Sept. 14 at St. George Family Center, 3204 Ridgewood Road, Fairlawn. Includes heavy hors d’oeuvres, NEO Jazz Orchestra, silent and live auctions. $100. 330-434-0110, ext. 409 or www.openm.org/gala.

Embrace Clinic & Care Center presents “The Beat Goes On” Dinner and Dance — 6 p.m. Sept. 15 at Queen of Heaven Parish Life Center, 1800 Steese Road, Green. Music will be provided by La Flavour. For tickets, call 330-825-1900 or go to www.embraceccc.org.

FUNd to Flourish: Tailgating, 2nd edition — 6 p.m. to midnight Sept. 15 at Greenleaf Family Center, 580 Grant St., Akron. Featuring an upscale, custom nacho bar from Saucisson and an array of beers from Thirsty Dog Brewery. Tickets are $50. For tickets, go to https://squareup.com/store/greenleaf-family-center.

Blossoming Gala — Sept. 22 in the Kent State University Ballroom in the Kent Student Center. Featuring notable alumni from arts programs, basket and live auction of art-related items. Tickets start at $125. www.kent.edu/artscollege/blossoming-gala.

ARTneo Annual Benefit Brunch — 1-4 p.m. Sept. 23 at ARTneo, 1305 W. 80th St., Cleveland. ARTneo will pay tribute to Rotraud Sackerlotzky with the ARTadmiration Award. Tickets are $75. For tickets, go to www.artneo.org/wp/.

Love Akron Awards Breakfast — 7:30-9 a.m. Oct. 2 at John S. Knight Center, 77 E. Mill St., Akron. Honoring women of the Greater Akron Area. Speaker is Judge Carla Moore. $75. www.thebreakfast.loveakron.org.

Lake Erie Labrador Retriever Rescue Inc. Lab Tie & Tails — 6-10 p.m. Oct. 6 at Medina Country Club, 5588 Wedgewood Road, Medina. Cash bar, hors d’oeuvres, buffet supper, dessert and coffee, raffle and silent auction. www.lelrr.org/lab-gala.html.

Second Annual Hillcrest Hustle 5K and 1-mile Family Fun Run — Oct. 7 at the Bath Nature Preserve, 4160 Ira Road, Akron. Race begins at 9 a.m. The run will benefit students at Richfield Elementary School. Registration for the 5K is $22.50 before Sept. 14 and $25 after. Fun run registration is $15 before Sept. 14 and $17 after. For more information and to register, go to www.hillcresthustle.com.

The Akron Chapter of the 82nd Airborne Division Association will Host All Ohio Days Airborne Convention — Oct 12 and 13 at the Days Inn, 4742 Brecksville Road, Richfield. Any Military person who has earned paratrooper wings (regardless of military unit they served in) is welcome including their spouse or friend. Registration fee is $50 per person. Registration deadline is Sept. 14. For more information or a registration form, call Bob Winkler Chairman at 330-325-7574 or go to www.82ndairborne association.org/assets/all-ohio-days-flyer.pdf.

Project Grad of Akron Achieving Dreams — Oct. 13 at John S. Knight Convention Center, 77 E. Mill St., Akron. 330-3761-3113 or www.projectgradakron.org.

Falls Cancer Club Annual Night at the Races — 5:30 p.m. Oct. 20 at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 2141 Fifth St., Cuyahoga Falls. Dinner is $15 per person. Horses can be bought and named for $10. Deadline for horse naming is Oct. 1. For more information, call Sue at 330-928-7195, Barb at 330-920-1426 or Pat at 330-807-7410.

Goodwill Taste of Vintage — 6 p.m. Nov. 1 at Quaker Station, 135 S. Broadway, Akron. Honoring George and Beth Sherwood. Food from area restaurants, auctions, vintage fashion show. $75; $100-$250 patron, includes a 5:30 p.m. reception. 330-786-2519 or go to www.tasteofvintage.com.

Celebrating Our Community Gala — Nov. 10 at the Schultz Campus for Jewish Life, 750 White Pond Drive, Akron. Honorees are Rob and Andrea Minister and Tikkun Olam award recipients are Alan and Janice Woll. Proceeds benefit the Shaw JCC of Akron, the Lippman School and Jewish Family Service of Akron. Call Jody Faught at 330-835-0025.

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 lsherwin@thebeaconjournal.com 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.