Friday at 5-ish: 5:30-9 p.m. Friday at The Trailhead at Cascade Lofts, 21 W. North St., Akron. Celebrate the work of the Kohl Family Y at University Park and the Y-Strong program for recovery from addiction. $60. www.akronymca.org/KohlFamily/Friday@5.

Crown Point Casino Night: 6 p.m. Friday at St. George’s Church, 3204 Ridgewood Road, Fairlawn. Games, cocktails and food stations to raise funds for spring planting and Summer Farm Camp. $75. www.crownpointecology.org.

Canton Ballet Barre Association Father Daughter Dance: 5:30-8:30 p.m. Saturday in the Great Court of the Cultural Center for the Arts, 1001 Market Ave. N., Canton. Theme: “The Little Mermaid.” Dinner, games, music and dancing. $30. 330-455-7220.

Cleveland History Center "Somewhere in Time - 1969": 7 p.m. Saturday at Cleveland History Center of the Western Reserve Historical Society, 10825 East Blvd., Cleveland. Themed drinks, food, music and more. Ages 21 and over. $150 nonmembers, $100 members, $50 young professional member. www.wrhs.org/get-involved/somewhere-in-time-event/.

German Family Society Beer & Brat Night: 5:30 p.m. Feb. 8 at the German Family Society, 3871 Ranfield Road, Brimfield. All items will be sold a la carte. Sausage or German frank sandwiches $5, hot dogs $2, potato salad or sauerkraut $2, pastries $3. Food available until 8 p.m., club closes at 11 p.m.

For the Love of an Angel: 6:30 p.m. Feb. 9 at St. George Fellowship Centre, 3204 Ridgewood Road, Fairlawn. Dinner, reverse raffle and silent auction to benefit the Love an Angel Foundation. $100, $150 couple, $20 child. www.loveanangel.org.

Wine, Cheese & Chocolate, Darling!: 7 p.m. Feb. 9 at the Akron Civic Theatre, 182 S. Main St., Akron. Showcasing 45 wines, domestic and international. Tastings will be paired with 18 cheeses and chocolates presented by local purveyors. $45. Ages 21 and older. 330-253-2488 or www.akroncivic.com.

Dinner with a Slice of History: 6:30 p.m. Feb. 15 at the International Women’s Air & Space Museum, Burke Lakefront Airport, 1501 N. Marginal Road, Cleveland. Presentation from Gigi Coleman, the great-niece of Bessie Coleman, first African-American woman to earn a pilot’s license. $15 members, $17 nonmembers. 216-623-1111 or go to www.iwasm.org.

Hospice of the Western Reserve Warehouse Sale: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 16 and noon to 4 p.m. Feb. 17 at Hospice of the Western Reserve Headquarters, 17876 St. Clair Ave., Cleveland. Find gently used home furnishings, accents and accessory pieces. www.hospicewr.org/cleveland-resale-shop.

Christ Child Society “A Night at the Races”: 6 p.m. Feb. 16 at St. George Family Center, 3204 Ridgewood Road, Akron. $30 includes heavy hors d’oeuvres, soft drinks, beer and wine, video races, 50/50 and silent auction. Call Rita Burkely at 330-923-9338 or go to www.eventbrite.com/e/christ-child-society-night-at-the-races-tickets-52864779980.

Voices of Canton Inc. presents The Duel Keys & Cuisine Fundraiser: 5:30 p.m. Feb. 23 at Cultural Center for the Arts, 1001 Market Ave. N., Canton. Food from local chefs, dueling pianos, live and silent auction, games, raffles. Cash bar with one free drink. $50. https://voicesofcanton.org/node/3927.

Cleveland Ballet Gala “Frosted Winter Night”: 6 p.m. Feb. 23 at the Tudor Arms Hotel, 10660 Carnegie Ave., Cleveland. Hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, silent auction and performance by Cleveland Ballet members. $195 and up, $125 young professionals. https://clevelandballet.org/annual-gala/.

Dancing Wheels’ Night at the Races: 6:30 p.m. Feb. 23 at Villa Angela-St. Joseph High School, 19481 Lakeshore Blvd., Cleveland. Games, pizza, snacks, nonalcoholic beverages. $15. https://dancingwheels.org/10th-annual-night-at-the-races/.

Kidney Foundation of Summit County Hot Dog Reverse Raffle: 6-8 p.m. Feb. 28 at The Getaway, 1462 N. Portage Path, Akron. Sideboard and $1 hot dogs and drafts. $20. For tickets, call Carolyn Henretta at 330-864-1236.

 

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