Louis Markos, a C.S. Lewis scholar, will speak at churches in Stow, Cuyahoga Falls and Kent on Wednesday and Thursday.


He will speak at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Stow Alliance Fellowship, 4460 Stow Road in Stow, 330-688-7533; 2 p.m. Thursday at Northampton United Methodist Church, 852 W. Bath Road in Cuyahoga Falls, 330-928-9323; and 7 p.m. Thursday at Riverwood Community Church, 1407 Fairchild Ave in Kent, 330-678-7000.


Performances


Trinity Lutheran Church - 600 S. Water St., Kent. 5 p.m. Aug. 6. Annual picnic and Goodyear Stan Hywet Band Concert. Picnic from 5 to 7 p.m., concert from 7 to 8 p.m. Those attending are asked to bring a side dish or dessert to share, and lawn chairs. Hot dogs, burgers, brats, chips and beverages will be served.