Author to appear

for Medina program

Author Shelley Pearsall will be at the Medina Performing Arts Center's Main Stage at 7 p.m. The center is at 851 Weymouth Road in Medina. The free appearance is part of the community's One Book, One Community selection. The book to be discussed is "The Seventh Most Important Thing" about views of junk, each other, and ourselves.

 

Dam discussion

in Peninsula

There will be a program "Bringing Down the Dam – Freeing the Falls" at 6:30 p.m. at the Peninsula Library, 6105 Riverview Road. Elaine March will examine the interwoven story of the gorge dam, the Cuyahoga River and Gorge Metro Park. The talk is free. To reserve a seat, call 330-657-2291 or email info@peninsulalibrary.org.

 

Art in the eye

of the beholder

A Bad Art Night program will be held at 6 p.m. at the Hudson Library & Historical Society at 96 Library St.  Participants in grades 6 to 12 will create the weirdest and most ridiculous art imaginable. A small gala will follow where teens will observe each other's art and vote on which one is the craziest. To reserve a spot, call 330-653-6658 or visit www.hudsonlibrary.org.

 

Bird talk

in the parks

The Greater Akron Audubon Society will host Matthew Valencic of the Audubon Society of Greater Cleveland to present a program titled “eBird 101” at 7 p.m. at Sand Run Metro Park, Mingo Shelter, 1501 Sand Run Parkway, in Akron. For more, call 330-645-0953 or visit www.akronaudubon.org.