Doan Brook Watershed Partnership 8th Annual Take to the Lake: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at Lower Shaker Lake, located off South Park Boulevard west of Coventry Road in Shaker Heights. An afternoon of paddling, guided hikes, yoga and live music along the banks of historic Lower Shaker Lake. For more information, go to www.doanbrookpartnership.org.

Sisters With a Vision presents Hoops for the Homeless: 1-3 p.m. Saturday at Hyre Middle School, 2385 Wedgewood Drive, Akron. Featuring a basketball game between the Akron Fire Department and the Akron Police Department. Free admission with a donation. Donations requests: shampoos and body products, feminine hygiene products, toothbrushes and toothpaste, socks, school supplies and backpacks, gift cards for Walmart, Target or Subway. For more information, call Allie Nicholson at 330-289-7551 or Elmer Mahone Jr. at 330-701-6515. 

19th Annual Pawsibility Ball: 6 p.m. Saturday at the Hilton Akron-Fairlawn, 3180 W. Market St., Akron. Enjoy cocktails and a gourmet dinner, a silent and live auction, a tribute to the Animal Heroes, and a showcase of adoptable dogs, cats and critters. Tickets start at $150. For more information and tickets, go to www.summithumane.org/pball.

Kylie Rose’s Run 5K to Benefit Akron Children’s Hospital: Sunday at Copley High School football stadium, 3807 Ridgewood Road, Copley. Race begins at 4 p.m., followed by the Citizens 1-Mile and Competitive 1-mile run at 5 p.m. Tickets are $30 for the 5K and $20 for the 1 miles. For more information, go to http://kylierosesrun.com.

Keep Akron Beautiful “Green the Scene” Celebration: 5-8:30 p.m. Aug. 28 at the Trailhead at Cascade Lofts, Akron. $55, includes valet parking, open beer and wine bar, catering by Swenson’s Food Truck and Vaccaro’s. A silent and live auction will take place. Proceeds will benefit Keep Akron Beautiful’s Litter Reduction & Beautification Programs. For tickets, go to https://bit.ly/GTStickets.

The International Women’s Air & Space Museum Annual Labor Day Weekend Fundraiser: 7-10 p.m. Aug. 30 at Burke Lakefront Airport, 1501 N. Marginal Road, Cleveland. The evening will feature several wineries, hor d’oeuvres, music by DJ Tony Slim and more. $60 members, $65 nonmembers, $45 designated drivers. Reservations date is Aug. 26. For tickets, call 216-623-1111 or go to www.iwasm.org.

Magic City Kiwanis 14th Annual “Year End” Golf Outing: Sept. 6 at Barberton Brookside Country Club, 3727 Golf Course Drive, Norton. Registration at 8 a.m. with a 9 a.m. shotgun start. $95 per golfer includes golf, cart, beverages, lunch at the turn and BBQ dinner. For more information, call Denny Liddle at 330-687-7645.

American Heart Association Heart Walk: 8 a.m. Sept. 7 at Lock 3, 200 S. Main St., Akron. Opening ceremonies will take place at 9:10 a.m. with the Heart Walk kicking off at 9:30 a.m. For more information, go to www.heart.org/akronwalk.

Hospice of Western Reserve Warehouse Sale: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 7 and noon to 4 p.m. Sept. 8 at the Hospice of the Western Reserve Headquarters, 17876 St. Clair Ave., Cleveland. Gently used home furnishings, accents and accessory pieces. For more information, go to www.hospicewr.org/cleveland-resale-shop.

3rd Annual Golf Outing to Benefit Barberton Safety Service Fund: Sept. 7 at the Lyons Den Golf Course, 6347 Manchester Ave. NW, Canal Fulton. 7 a.m. registration with an 8 a.m. shotgun start. $80 per golfer includes fees, T-shirt, prizes, meals and beverages. For more information, call Dan Sanchez at 330-753-8494 or 234-303-8697.

Summit County Children Services Women’s Auxiliary Board Rummage Sale: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 7 at the Fairlawn Community Center, 3486 S. Smith Road. For more information, call 330-379-1994 or email sdeluca@summitkids.org.

Friends of MCDL UnRun Fundraiser: Sept. 7. A grueling 0.5 mile stroll between Sully's Irish Pub and Lager Heads Brewing Co. & Tap Room. Start location: 1 p.m. at Sully’s Irish Pub or 3 p.m. at Lager Heads. All proceeds will help the Friends of Medina County District Library support the library's Summer Reading Game, a literacy program for youths, infants to age 17. This is an adults-only (age 21+) event. $40. For more information, go to www.friendsofmcdl.info/2019unrun.html.

7th Annual Molto Bella Auto Show Dinner: 6 p.m. Sept. 7 at Todaro’s Party Center, 1820 Akron Peninsula Road, Akron. $90 per person includes dinner, open bar, entertainment, auction and raffle. Proceeds benefit the Kidney Foundation of Summit County. For more information, call Carolyn at 330-864-1236.

7th Annual Molto Bella Auto Show: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 8 at Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, 714 N. Portage Path, Akron. $11 members, $5 youths; $14 nonmembers, $6 youths. www.stanhywet.org.

 

Send information about social and charity events to The Scene, Akron Beacon Journal, P.O. Box 640, Akron, OH 44309. Or email bjnews@thebeaconjournal.com with "The Scene" in the subject line. Event notices should be sent at least two weeks in advance. Merits of all organizations have not been investigated by the Beacon Journal, so potential donors should verify the worthiness of a cause before committing.