Cuyahoga Falls Library will join institutions around the country in celebrating its Friends of the Library group as part of the 11th annual National Friends of Libraries Week, Oct. 16 to 22.
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Dancing for the Kids will take place Oct. 21 at the Akron Civic Theatre, 182 S. Main St. in Akron. There will be a reception at 6 p.m. with the show at 7 p.m.
Natatorium Nat-O-WeenDon't miss out on the fun Oct. 28 at the Natatorium's annual Nat-O-Ween. Children ages 2 to 8 are invited to wear their swimsuits under costumes and parade around the Natatorium. Children under 2 are free. The event begins at 5:30 p.m.
monday, oct. 17 Cuyahoga Falls City Council, 6:30 p.m., Natatorium, 2345 Fourth St. Silver Lake Village Council, 7 p.m., Village Hall, 2961 Kent Road tuesday, oct. 18 Woodridge Board of Education, 6 p.m.
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Falls Board of Education meeting date, location changedThe regular meeting of the Cuyahoga Falls Board of Education scheduled for Oct. 19 has been changed to Oct. 26 at 5 p.m. in Bolich Middle School gymnasium, 2630 13th St.
Grape FallsThe Riverfront YMCA is hosting its annual fundraiser, Grape Falls, on Nov. 4 from 7 to 9:30 p.m. at the pavilion at Falls River Square. It is a wine and beer tasting event.
Haven of Rest fall banquet is Oct. 18 Each year, Haven of Rest Ministries of Akron hosts regional banquets to make the public aware of the programs and services the organization provides.
Coffee with the Editor with Cuyahoga Falls News-Press Editor Phil Keren will take place Nov. 14 from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the Cuyahoga Falls Library, 2015 Third St. Stop by to share feedback on the paper or story ideas. Coffee is on us!
UPCOMING PROGRAMSFolklore ForecastingOct. 17, 7 p.m.
Kent center offers grief support groups Kelly's Grief Center is a non-profit 501(c)(3) that was founded in 2009 to provide support and counseling by licensed counselors for adults, teens, and children grieving the loss of a loved one.
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The Cuyahoga Falls City School District will have a monthly event for active adults highlighting educational opportunities in the schools. Active adults are residents of the community that are 55 years and older.
Fall wreath Adults need some creative time too so why not sign up for a fall wreath class? The wreath is a grape vine accented with fall color leaves and animal print flowers. Class will take place Oct. 15 from 10 a.m. to noon.
The city of Cuyahoga Falls will host its Trick-or-Treat on Oct. 29, from 6 to 8 p.m., according to Cuyahoga Falls Mayor Don Walters.Trick-or-Treat will follow the annual Halloween Spooktacular taking place at Keyser Barn in Keyser Park, 851 W. Bath Road, from 2 to 4 p.m.
Lane restrictions on Route 8 between Graham Road, Route 303State Route 8 between Graham Road and Route 303 is reduced to two lanes in each direction for pavement repairs until further notice.
Glucose, cholesterol screenings in Falls Oct. 12, 13Akron General Community Access & Wellness offers regularly scheduled low-cost bone, glucose and cholesterol screenings throughout the community, including the following dates in September:Oct. 12, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Akron to host Ohio's largest judged quilt show One of Ohio's largest displays of antique and contemporary quilts will be hosted by the Summit County Historical Society Oct. 22 and 23 in downtown Akron. The Second Annual Mutton Hill Quilt Show will be from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct.
monday, Oct. 10 Cuyahoga Falls News-Press Editor Phil Keren will host Coffee with the Editor from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Cuyahoga Falls Library, 2015 Third St. Cuyahoga Falls City Council, 6:30 p.m., Natatorium, 2345 Fourth St. tuesday, oct.
Try the YOct. 15 is Try the Y day at the Riverfront YMCA. Come see all that the Y has to offer. If you sign up for a membership that day, there is a start up fee. Call 330-923-9622 for more information.Trunk or TreatThe Riverfront YMCA will host a Trunk or Treat on Oct.
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UPCOMING PROGRAMSStory TimesMonday: Rock-a-bye Tales (6 to 24 months), 9:30 am; Tales Alive for 2s to 5s, 10:15 and 11 a.m.; Family Story Times for all ages, 6:30 p.m.Tuesday: Rock-a-bye Tales, 9:30 a.m.; Tales Alive, 10:15 a.m.Wednesday: Tales Alive, 10:15 a.m.
Akron Police Lt. Mark Farrar spoke to more than 80 first responders at the Cuyahoga Falls Sheraton Suites during an autism workshop Sept. 20.Lt. Farrar discussed the challenges of responding to autism for both families and first responders.