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Cuyahoga Falls & Silver Lake Bulletin Board (Aug. 21, 2016)

Published: August 21, 2016 12:00 AM

Falls Amateur

Radio Club hosts event Aug. 21

The Cuyahoga Falls Amateur Radio Club invites anyone interested in technology and Ham Radio to its eighth annual Tailgate Hamfest and Swap Meet on Aug. 21 at the Robert Pinn Armory on Allen Road in Stow.

This all outside event, held rain or shine, offers an opportunity for Ham Radio operators and others to demonstrate and offer for sale radios, computers, electrical equipment, parts, tools, and cables; almost any type of technological treasure may be found. Parking is $5 per vehicle, regardless of number of occupants and whether selling or just shopping. Vendors should bring their own tables and chairs. All attendees will be entered into drawings for merchandise certificates courtesy of the ARRL and The RF Adapter Guy. The parking lot opens at 7 a.m. for vendor set up, buyers get in starting at 8, and the event wraps up by 1 p.m. For more information go to cfarc.org/tailgate.php Still got questions? Email: tailfest2016@cfarc.org.

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Republicans will meet Aug. 25

Cuyahoga Falls Republicans will host its monthly meeting Aug. 25 at Rocco's Party Room, 1053 Portage Trail.

The meeting will start at 7 p.m.

All residents are welcome to discuss the issues impacting the future for the community, as well as learn about the upcoming local elections.

For more info contact CuyahogaFallsGOP@gmail.com.

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Clothing distribution offered Aug. 25

The Clothing Crusade is a non-profit, faith-based organization in Hudson that collects and distributes clothing to the less fortunate.

The Peter Maurin Center and the Clothing Crusade have formed a partnership to again offer clothing this year.

PMC will host a special Clothing Fair in its Community Center 1096 South Main St., Akron, on Aug. 25 from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. The Clothing Crusade will offer clothing for all ages and hopefully give guests the feeling of selecting clothes from a store.

Call director Jim Orenga at 330-414-5639 (jporenga@gmail.com) for more information. Visit the website at http://www.petermaurincenter.org/

Falls Lions Club meets fourth

Thursdays of month

The Cuyahoga Falls Lions Club meets for lunch at 12:10 p.m. on the second Thursday of the month at On Tap Restaurant on State Road on the fourth Thursday of the month for a dinner meeting at 6:30 p.m. at Papa Joe's Restaurant in the valley.

Anyone who has a desire to give back to their community, interest in, or questions about the local club, the website can be viewed at www.cuyahogafallslionsclub.org.

All other queries may be directed to Bob Weinhardt, president and "King Lion" at 330-801-3567.

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