Flatley presents "Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games": 8 p.m. Friday, Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park, 10777 Northfield Road, Northfield.  $39.50-$75. 800-745-3000 or


Groundworks 2018 Fall Series: 2 and 3:15 p.m. Saturday, Akron Art Museum, 1 S. High St., Akron. Free. Reservations required, call 330-376-9186.


Ballet Hispanico: 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday, Playhouse Square Ohio Theatre, 1515 Euclid Ave., Cleveland. $25-$45. 216-241-6000 or


Library Readers Book Club: 2 p.m. Thursday at the Cuyahoga Falls Public Library, 2015 Third St. Join the discussion of “Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis” by J.D. Vance. 330-928-2117.


The Akron Art Museum presents Dr. Tuliza Fleming: 6:30 p.m. Thursday, 1 S. High St. Dr. Tuliza Fleming, curator of American Art at the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, will speak about AfriCOBRA artist Jeff Donaldson, accompanying a retrospective on Donaldson’s work on view at the Akron Art Museum in “Jeff Donaldson: Dig”. Free. For more information, go to


Hudson Heritage Association: 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Barlow Community Center, 41 S. Oviatt St., Hudson. “The History of Hudson’s Public Schools”. Free. For more information, go to


47th Annual Christkindl Markt: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Canton Cultural Center for the Arts, 1001 Market Ave. N., Canton. This premier juried fine arts and fine crafts show draws artists from across the country offering unique and handcrafted items in all price ranges. There will be new exhibitors plus past favorites. Admission to the Markt is $7. Children 12 & under are free. For more information or tickets, go to


Video Game Club: 3 p.m. Friday at the Massillon Public Library, 208 Lincoln Way E. Grades 7-12 are invited to come and challenge others to Mario Kart on the Nintendo Switch, Mario Tennis and more. Free. 330-832-9831, ext. 327 or


A New Adventure Widows & Widowers social group: 7:30 a.m. Saturday at Bob Evans, 175 Howe Ave., Cuyahoga Falls. 330-929-5430 or 330-630-9275.


A New Beginning Social Group for Widows and Widowers: 9 a.m. Saturday at Thano’s Restaurant, 71 Fifth St. SE, Barberton. 330-745-6239.


Olde Stark Antique Faire: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at Stark County Fairgrounds, Exhibition Building, 305 Wertz Ave., Canton. Admission is $5 per day. For more information, call 330-794-9100 or email


Rubber City Stamp Club 99th Annual Stamp Exhibition: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at Akron General Health and Wellness Center, 4125 Medina Road, Akron. Multi-dealer bourse, youth table, U.S. Post Office Station, collections appraised and help for beginners. Free.


Widows and Widowers Starting Over Socially Brunch & Dominoes: 10 a.m. Saturday at Perkin’s, 4896 Everhard Road NW, Canton. For information, call Jackie at 330-802-5648 or Sue at 330-499-8727.


International Science Center Day: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the McKinley Presidential Library & Museum, 800 McKinley Monument Drive NW, Canton. There will be children’s interactive activity throughout the day and educational booths. Programs: 11 a.m. "Young Wonders"; noon "Mother Nature Mother Earth"; and 2 p.m. "Fantastic Planets." For more information, call 330-455-7043 and ask for Lynette.


Local Author Fair: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Massillon Public Library, 208 Lincoln Way E. Authors at the event include: Andrea Legg, Kathryn Hardgrove Popio, Don Ake, Dr. Jane Biehl, Jen Bublycz, David Craddock, Glenn Dettman, Faryl, Roger Gordon, S.T. Hoover, Duane Miller, David L. Morgan, Etta Partridge, Cat Russell and more. For more information, call LAura Klein at 330-832-9831, ext. 319, or go to


Akron Children’s Museum presents Akron Adventure’s Podcast Series Premiere Exclusive Listening Party: 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Akron Children’s Museum, 216 S. Main St. Crafts, scavenger hunt, interactive activities. Podcast Premier at 3 p.m. Free with museum admission. For more information, call Julie Drew at 330-620-2025 or email


Bob Blyer’s Meadowbrook Big Band Veterans Day Dance: 7-10 p.m. Saturday at St. George Romanian Orthodox Church Event Center, 144 30th St. NW., Canton. $10 in advance, $12 at the door. For reservations, call 330-492-1983 or email


Bluegrass Saturday Nights: 7-11 p.m. second and fourth Saturdays at Homerville Community Center, state Route 301, Homerville. All pickers welcome; open stage and jam rooms. 330-416-2222.


Piff The Magic Dragon: 8 p.m. Saturday at E.J. Thomas Performing Arts Hall, 198 Hill St., Akron. $25-$35. 330-972-7570 or


Swing-A-Lings Square Dance: 8-10:30 p.m. Saturday at Church of the Lakes, 5944 Fulton Road NW, Canton. Caller Dan Austen with Cuer Linda Warren. For information, call Sharon at 330-575-0857.


Massillon Veterans Day Memorial Tour: 1 p.m. Sunday beginning outside the Massillon Museum, 121 Lincoln Way E. Walk through downtown Massillon’s old buildings and through Veterans Memorial Park. $7. For more information, call 330-832-8469.


"Nickelodeon’s Double Dare Live": 7 p.m. Sunday, Playhouse Square KeyBank State Theatre, 1519 Euclid Ave., Cleveland.  $29-$94. 216-241-6000 or


FolkNite: 7:30-10 p.m. second Sunday at the Peninsula Art Academy, 1600 Mill St. W., Peninsula. Acoustic open jam with Greg Canda. 330-657-2248.


Canton Symphony Orchestra ConverZations Series presents Theron Brown: Noon Monday at Zimmermann Symphony Center, 2331 17th St. NW, Canton. Theron Brown will discuss how improvising music can be used in topics outside of music, how it relates to people and life in general. For more information, go to


The Reporter Newspaper’s 50th Anniversary Kickoff Celebration: 2-4 p.m. Sunday at St. Paul AME Church, 1250 S. Hawkins Ave., Akron.


A New Adventure Widows and Widowers social group: Second and fourth Wednesday, meets for dinner and conversation. For more information, call 330-630-9275 or 330-929-5430.


A New Beginning Dinner and Conversation: 6 p.m. second and fourth Wednesday. A social group for widows and widowers. For restaurant location and information, 330-745-6239.