The Ohio.com staff has once again compiled a list of local upcoming events for this weekend and beyond. Check out a few things going on in your community and nearby neighborhoods.
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Frozen Sing-Along—1:35, 4:15, 6:45 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 1:35 p.m. Sunday at Lake 8 Movies, 588 W. Tuscarawas Ave. 330-753-5253.
Warm up Barberton—12:30 to 4:30 p.m. Friday in the Spillette Meeting Room at the Barberton Public Library. Crochet and knit blankets for the needy at this non-library event. For more information, contact Marg Bass at 330-825-5497.
Paws for Reading—10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Fairlawn-Bath Branch Library. Children of all ages can practice literary skills by reading aloud to doggie pals. Children who are not yet reading are welcome. 330-666-4888.
On Tap — Chris Martin emcees karaoke at 9:30 Friday and Saturday at Acme Plaza, 3997 Medina Road, Bath Township. 330-668-1116.
Troubleshooting in the Landscape—11 a.m. Saturday at the Dayton Nursery, 3459 S Cleveland Massillon Road. Visitors are invited to a garden seminar on how to prevent problems before they start. $6 for garden club members, $10 for nonmembers. 330-825-3320.
Hudson’s Restaurant — The Danny Mazzocco Jazz Trio plays at 6 Friday at 3900 Medina Road, Copley Township. 330-666-7777.
Senior Adult Program Casino Afternoon — 12:30 p.m. Friday at the Quirk Cultural Center, 1201 Grant Ave., Cuyahoga Falls. $6 cost includes snacks and “play” money. Pre-registration required, call 330-971-8425.
Family Ceramic Class — 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Quirk Cultural Center, 1201 Grant Ave., Cuyahoga Falls. A Valentine’s Day project is scheduled. Fees: $20 (parent and child), $6 additional child, $8 additional adult. $15 parent and child residents, $5 additional child, $7 additional adult. For more information, call 330-971-8425 or 330-971-8225.
A Day at the Carnival—10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Green Middle School. The Green Middle School PTSA invites families to enjoy food, games, bounce houses, laser tag, a climbing wall, a photo booth, face painting, a cake walk, sand art and more. All proceeds will benefit student programs at Green Middle School. For more information, call 330-896-7710.
Sweets-to-Eat—11 a.m. Saturday at the Green Branch Library. Families are invited to enjoy edible Valentine’s Day crafts. All ages welcome. 330-896-9074.
Blue Rock Café—Blues, rock and soul group The Juke Hounds from 8 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Friday; funk, rock and Motown group Contraband from 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday. 330-650-2222.
Chinese New Year—1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Hudson Library & Historical Society. Families are invited to celebrate the Year of the Horse with festive activities and entertainment. Open to all ages, no registration required. 330-653-6658.
Sadie Rene’s — Deja Blue plays at 9 Friday at 7200 Whipple Ave. NW, Jackson Township. 330-499-8246.
Disney Seminar—6 to 7:30 p.m. Monday at the Stark Jackson Township Branch Library. Adults who are planning a trip to Disney World are invited to get tips about their trip from Michele Boggs of Creative Memories. No registration required. For more information, call the library at 330-833-1010.
Olympics at Kent Free Library—11 a.m. to noon Saturday. Children are invited to get ready for the 2014 Olympic Winter Games with themed crafts, games and snacks. Space is limited and registration is required. For more information, call the library at 330-673-4414.
The Kent Stage — (175 E. Main St.; 330-677-5005, www.thekentstage.com) Tina Mazzotta Fundraiser, 8 p.m. Friday, with the Deja Voodoo Band, Root Doctor’s Revenge, Strange Brew, Dream Police and the Toyz, $15-$18. James Townes Earle, 8 p.m. Saturday, $20 in advance, $25 at the door. 330-677-5005.
Stow Players — (Heritage Barn, Silver Springs Park, 5238 Young Road, Stow; 330-655-6051, www.stowplayers.net) Where’s Charley? opens Friday and continues through Feb. 22. 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; 2:30 p.m. Feb. 16. $14, $12 seniors and students.
Echo Hills PTA Mother/Daughter Night—5 to 9 p.m. Friday in the Echo Hills Gym. Call Echo Hills at 330-689-5450 for more information.
Frozen Sing-Along—4:30, 6:45 p.m. Friday; 2, 4:30, 6:45 p.m. Saturday; 2, 4:30 p.m. Sunday at Great Oaks Cinema, 251 Great Oaks Trail. 330-336-4464.
Galaxy Restaurant — The Travelin’ Johnsons play at 9:30 Friday at 201 Park Centre Drive, Wadsworth. 330-334-3663.