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Presented by AAF-Akron at The Tangier
The lack of diversity in design is not a new problem. Here about strategic solutions to close the diversity gap in design disciplines.
Presented by Leadership Influencing Teen Empowerment at Akron-Summit County Public Library (Main)
Join us on September 19th for a free Creative Thinking Seminar at the Akron Public Library on S. High Street.
Presented by Highland Square Neighborhood Association and Wandering Aesthetics at Akron Center for Art, Music & Performance (The Center)
Presented by Akron Artworks at Akron Artworks
A great way for teens to get together, relax, and be creative in a fun, safe, atmosphere. Each night has a theme as well as snacks and games, facilitated by our staff.
Presented by The Well Community Development Corporation (CDC) at The Well Community Development Corporation
Come learn from the professionals how to install baseboard and casing in your home!
Presented by Akron Zoo at Akron Zoo
Buzz out to the Honey Harvest Festival celebrating bees, honey and other pollinators! Learn the importance of pollinators through live animal demonstrations, keeper talks, crafts and more.
Presented by Akron Children's Museum at Akron Children's Museum
Calling all Northeast Ohio area Mothers, Daddies, Nannies, & Caregivers!
Presented by County of Summit ADM Board and ArtsNow at Akron Civic Theatre
Instructor: Mellissa Redman
Come learn from the professionals how to repair faucets in your home!
Presented by Release Yoga at Release Yoga
CBD Education w/ Release & Clean Remedies | Oct 9 | 6-7pm | $10
Facilitated by: Dr. Karin Coifman
Presented by Summit Education Initiative at John S. Knight Center
Presented by Mary Schiller Myers School of Art: The University of Akron at Mary Schiller Myers School of Art: The University of Akron
Tour Folk Hall and learn about academic programs, scholarships, travel opportunities, and the many other opportunities Myers has to offer.
Come learn from the professionals how to repair toilets in your home!
High School Juniors & Seniors: present your work to be reviewed by faculty for a chance to earn scholarships at Myers School of Art!
Presented by ArtsNow at Bounce Innovation Hub
Join ArtsNow as we host Bill Behret Ohio Citizens for the Arts Legislative Co-Counsel as we explore how to effectively engage and advocate for the arts in Ohio.
Presented by Whole Self Productions at Akron Center for Art, Music & Performance (The Center)
Though this event focuses on NONSEXUAL touch, it is for adults only, please.
Presented by Whitefeather Wisdom at Yoga Den
This event will be limited to 13 people.
Presented by A Creative ApothaCare at A Creative ApothaCare
Presented by Weathervane Playhouse at Weathervane Playhouse
Come learn how to prepare your house for Ohio's winter months!
Join us for our Fall Theatre Academy at Weathervane Playhouse!
Join us to learn how to confidently and safely use power tools for home projects!
Sample different beers and wines from local breweries and wineries. Enjoy the zoo in the evening, plus food trucks, live entertainment and more. Adults 21 & older only
Presented by The Lippman School at Schultz Campus for Jewish Life
Come sample delicious authentic Native American cuisine at our second annual Native American Foods Dinner.
Presented by Hive Mind at Hive Mind
Hive Mind turns 4 years old this year! And to celebrate, we're puttin on a community open house showcasing everything that makes this space (and this city) special.
Presented by Raab Enterprises, Inc. at EJ Thomas Performing Arts Hall - University of Akron
This lovely handcrafted show has been a tradition in Akron for over 36 years!
Come enjoy the wildest lighting display this holiday season. Nearly the entire zoo is decorated in dazzling lights and many animals will be in their habitats. Enjoy goodies, warm beverages, and more!
This public lecture is part of the Synapse Art and Science lecture series focusing on the intersection of these disciplines. Presented in collaboration with Myers Residency.
Presented by University of Akron School of Music at Guzzetta Hall - University of Akron
Solungga Liu is Associate Professor of Piano at Bowling Green State University and will be hosting a concert on Sunday, September 15 at 3 p.m. at the Guzzetta Recital Hall.
Guest pianists Sean Schulze and Shuai Wang will perform duets by Mozart, Schubert, Schumann, and Corigliano at this year’s Keyboard Festival.
Presented by Akron-Summit County Public Library, Goodyear Branch at Akron-Summit County Public Library, Goodyear Branch
For ages 13-18
Jerry Tachoir is an internationally acclaimed recording artist, performer, and clinician. He will be performing in concert on Tuesday, September 24 at 7:30 p.m. in the Guzzetta Recital Hall.
Professor Todd Gaffke will host a recital on Wednesday, September 25 at 7:30 p.m. in the Guzzetta Recital Hall.
For ages 9-12
The UA Symphony Orchestra will be joined by faculty trumpeter Jim Johnson for their first concert of the season.
Based on an upcoming book of the same name this presentation will incorporate new ways of thinking as well as abstract thinking. Much of the presentation deals with living a more exciting life, making a commitment to beauty and creating a vision base
Presented by Neighborhood Network of University Park (NNUP) at Family of Faith UMC
Coloring for adults of all ages at the Library!
Galen Karriker conducts the UA Wind Symphony on Wednesday October 2, at 7:30 p.m in the Guzzetta Recital Hall.
For ages 14-18
Presented by Summit Artspace at Summit Artspace
The exhibition at Summit Artspace on East Market boasts designs that combine creative approaches to the intersection of art and function, resulting in art that enhances living spaces and satisfies a human need for beautiful surroundings.
Presented by Uno's Happy Endings Rescue at Akron-Summit County Public Library, Firestone Park Branch
**CHILDREN ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND, but parents will have to handle any knives or cutting equipment**
Perpetuating the Passion of Collecting Vintage Bicycles!
Frank Ward and Friends will be kicking off UA’s Kulas Concert Series. The program will include Brahms’ “Four Serious Songs” and African American spirituals.
Dr. Andrew Feyes and Dr. Galen Karriker conduct the UA Symphony Band and UA Concert Band on Wednesday, October 9 at 7:30 p.m. in the Guzzetta Recital Hall.
Celebrate our 80th anniversary!
This year’s Music Careers Day will be held on Monday, October 14 from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Guzzetta Recital Hall. Please join us to learn about The University of Akron and how to prepare for a career in the music profession.
This public lecture is part of the Synapse Art and Science lecture series focusing on the intersection of these disciplines.
For tweens. ages 9-12
Presented by Oddmall at Oddmall Outpost: Assembly of Odd
Celebrated printmaker Dafi Kühne from Näfels, Switzerland. Presented as part of the 2019/2020 Myers Residencies.
Good old fashioned play time for adults!
Puzzle Pizzazz at the Library!
Presented by Countryside at Countryside Public Market
Presented by Torchbearers at Spaghetti Warehouse
Join Torchbearers for our 13th annual and final 5K run.
Presented by Let's Grow Akron and Hive Mind at Hive Mind
Presented by Crafty Mart at Bounce Innovation Hub
Join Crafty Mart at The Signal Tree Event Space on the 1st floor of BOUNCE as we celebrate Akron's creative businesses!
Presented by Halloween Charity Ball at The Tangier
At Halloween Charity Ball, we're celebrating 16 years of providing Akron's largest and most anticipated Halloween Bash, and we're inviting you to join us! All proceeds benefit two local non-profits each year.
Presented by Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens at Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens
Time travel back to the 1920s and meet friends and staff (portrayed by our History First Hand acting troupe) of the Seiberlings on select Sundays during the season.
This day we are having a Dumb Supper. It is a celebrating of our ancestors.
Presented by Akron-Summit County Public Library - Main at Akron-Summit County Public Library (Main)
Join us for the 3rd annual Potter Faire Akron!
Presented by Free Akron Outdoor Movies at Glendale Cemetery
Free Akron Outdoor Movies will host the 8th Annual Free Outdoor Movie Night at Glendale Cemetery, Saturday, September 21, 2019. The film for the evening will be "Close Encounters of the Third Kind" (1977, rated PG).
Presented by Smile Inside at Northside Marketplace
A family-friendly workshop that will bring out your inner artist.
For grades K - 2
Instructor: Micah Beree
Race your cars on our track!
Presented by Akron Civic Theatre at Akron Civic Theatre
Presented by Akron-Summit County Public Library - Main and Akron Mini Maker Faire at Akron-Summit County Public Library (Main)
This is a FREE family-friendly gathering of tech enthusiasts, crafters, educators, thinkers, hobbyists, engineers, science clubs, authors, artists, students, and more!
Read aloud to our doggie pals.
It's Halloween fun for individuals with special needs. Join us for this event that is all treats and no tricks at the Akron Zoo!
Drop-in studio hours are 1-4pm.
Presented by Akron Art Museum at Akron Art Museum
Break out your costume early for a family-friendly Halloween bash and explore the museum in unexpected ways.
It's Halloween fun for the whole family. Join us for this event that is all treats and no tricks at the Akron Zoo!
Warm up with free hot chocolate while you create your own penguin craft. Plus, you can feed the penguins, while supplies last.
Presented by St. Sebastian Parish at St. Sebastian Parish
featuring Parish Choir of St. Sebastian and instrumentalists
Featuring Quire Cleveland - Jay White, Director
Hosted by Friends of the Goodyear Branch Library. Open to Friends members or join at the door.
This Book Sale has a wide variety of gently used books, magazines and audiovisual materials for all ages.
Goodyear Friends of the Library Public Book/Bag Sale.
Myths of the R.M.S. Titanic!
Presented by Great Lakes Black Authors at John S. Knight Center
An all-day celebration of African American literature and promotion of literacy efforts! Our keynote speaker is Emmy Award winning director and Author, Margaret Bernstein, of WKYC CH3.
Medicare and You!
Does Ohio have any Wicked Women? You bet!
Tidbits from Northeast Ohio's burlesque scene past and present!
Presented by BLU Jazz+ at BLU Jazz+
Bring your horn & wail the blues as part of this new musical chapter at BLU!
Hive Mind is a safer space and does not tolerate any forms of bigotry and violence. • ALL AGES • BYOB • 21+ WE ID
Presented by Akron Symphony Orchestra at EJ Thomas Performing Arts Hall - University of Akron
Glinka Ruslan and Lyudmila Overture • Mussorgsky Kovantchina: Dawn on the Moscow River • Prokofiev Piano Concerto No. 3 • Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4
Hive Mind is a safer space and does not tolerate any forms of bigotry and violence.
Presented by Jilly's Music Room at Jilly's Music Room
Presented by The Tangier at The Tangier
The Tangier Cabaret welcomes Will Downing!
Hive Mind is a safe(r) space and does not tolerate any forms of bigotry and violence. No drugs
Presented by Musica at Musica
Speedbump Fest IV
Presented by Uncorked Wine Bar at Uncorked Wine Bar
The Rhondabouts live!
Presented by Justin Curry at Akron Center for Art, Music & Performance (The Center)
Presented by Empire Concert Club and Bar at Empire Concert Club and Bar
Brought to you be The Empire & V. E. Promotions
The Tangier welcomes The Ohio Players, an American Funk, Soul, and R&B band!
Smyth The Wreckers Overture • Shostakovich Hamlet Film Suite • Walton Henry V: A Shakespeare Scenario
Presented by Goodyear Theater at Goodyear Theater
A gritty, bluesy (rocker) with enough genuine swagger to draw comparisons to Mick Jagger.” —Rolling Stone
A consummate artist, Keiko views each show and recording as a unique opportunity. Matsui's newest album, “Journey To The Heart" Keiko says, "Is my gift to my fans. I want to deliver the most beautiful and emotional experience.”
Brought to you by The Empire & V. E. Promotions
Don't miss Hiroshima's 40th anniversary tour!
Amazing vocal harmonies and outstanding guitar work makes Out of Eden the most authentic Eagles tribute band around!
Organ concert - co-hosted with the Akron American Guild of Organist
featuring Cleveland Chamber Choir, Scott MacPerson, director
Frank Coquetos • Strauss Horn Concerto No. 1 • Haydn Symphony No. 95 • Vivaldi The Four Seasons
Featuring Seminarian Brook Benedict and brass quartet
Wagner Tristan and Isolde Prelude • Mahler Symphony No. 5
Gospel music from members of Akron Symphony Gospel CHoir
Beethoven Leonore Overture No. 3 • Schubert Symphony No. 8 “Unfinished” • Mozart Requiem
Akron University African Drumming ensemble directed by Matt Dudak
Tower Made in America • Delius Appalachia• Copland Appalachian Spring• Bernstein On the Town: Three Dance Episodes
Clyne Masquerade • Price Juba Dance & Finale (from Symphony No. 1) • Turina Danzas fantásticas • Newmaster Impressions of Cheonmachong (Korean Three Drum Dance) • Rachmaninoff Symphonic Dances
Participate in all levels of vinyasa flow yoga practice in the beauty of the West Terrace of the Manor House.
Inspired by the paintings of Gertrude Seiberling, Stan Hywet presents FUSED: Garden Gallery of Art and Metal, a garden installation of fifteen one-of-a-kind metal sculptures.
Presented by New World Performance Laboratory (NWPL) at Balch Street Theatre
Encore performances of a devised performance by QuTheatr, Akron's LGBTQ+ youth theatre ensemble. The play tells the story of a young trans male.
QuTheatr, Akron's LGBTQ+ Youth Theatre Ensemble, presents encore performances of this new play about gender, identity, and bullying.
Presented by Dunamis Theatre at Akron Center for Art, Music & Performance (The Center)
"The world is full of deliciously overwrought basket cases"
Presented by Ohio Shakespeare Festival at Ohio Shakespeare Festival, Greystone Hall
Great for all ages--young and old!
Presented by Weathervane Playhouse at Weathervane Playhouse
A deaf, dumb and blind boy's journey from pain to triumph is a sensory-defying rock and roll experience.
"For I am rough and woo not like a babe." (Woah.)
Presented by Firestone High School Theatre at Firestone High School Theatre
by Jocelyn Bioh • directed by Ashley Aquilla Wheadon
Presented by DANCECleveland at EJ Thomas Performing Arts Hall - University of Akron
Parsons Dance Company will perform at The University of Akron’s EJ Thomas Hall in an evening of mixed repertory works that will include the visual illusion of audience favorite “Caught”.
directed by Mark A. Zimmerman
Directed by Tess Burgler
Directed by Elynmarie Kazle
Presented by EJ Thomas Hall (UA Events) - The University of Akron at EJ Thomas Performing Arts Hall - University of Akron
"EXQUISITE! A JOYOUS CELEBRATION OF STORYTELLING." –THE NEW YORK TIMES
A stunning concept musical capturing the spirit and tension of a Broadway chorus audition.
Presented by Northwest Family Recreation Center at Northwest Family Recreation Center
Northwest Family Rec Adult Art: Paint It and Take It "Fall Hike" $10 September 16, 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Presented by Akron Soul Train at Akron Soul Train
Join a tour led by Curator of Exhibitions Theresa Bembnister to learn how these centuries-old tales provide a powerful platform for artists to reconsider contemporary concerns.
Presented by Akron-Summit County Public Library & Summit County Developmental Disabilities Board at Akron-Summit County Public Library (Main)
Artists Reception: Thursday, September 12 at 6:30
Create like the masters... learn techniques, a touch of art history, then leave with your own interpretation of their particular style!
Presented by Crafty Mart at Crafty Mart
It's that time of year...again. Spring Cleaning!
Presented by Nightlight Cinema at Nightlight Cinema
Presented by PARTY ARTY at Nauti Vine Winery
Join us to create this "Happy Fall Y'all" Pumpkin Canvas!
Join us for an all-ages session, we combine relaxation techniques with art making, so that you leave feeling restored and creatively energized.
Part of our Nightlight family week starting October 4th!
Enjoy gorgeous autumn weather and major retail therapy with talented artisans and exhibitors at the 53rd annual Ohio Mart.
Grab a cup of coffee and talk with Assistant Curator Annie Wischmeyer about the upcoming exhibition The Distance of the Moon.
Each night has a theme as well as snacks and games, facilitated by our staff.
Press start on the Open World exhibition and discover the ways artists have used video games as a rich source of opportunities for creative expression.
Join us to paint this 2 sided sign!
Presented by Don Drumm Studios & Gallery at Don Drumm Studios & Gallery
Artist Jack Valentine and HiOH Brewery will be special guests at Don Drumm Studios and Gallery on Saturday, October 26 from 12-4 pm.
Join Curator of Exhibitions Theresa Bembnister to learn how some of the most beloved video game franchises—Super Mario Bros., The Legend of Zelda and The Sims, among others—inspire the artists in Open World.
Don Drumm Studios and Gallery's annual Fall Show featuring celebrated artists and seasonal design trends for home decorating and gift-giving.
Each night is a new adventure... just see what you can do!
Presented by Rubber City Prints, Inc. at Rubber City Prints, Inc.
Join instructor Andrew Kennedy at Rubber City Prints for Art Fundamentals - Elements! Full of tips and techniques every Thursday evening in September and October from 7-9pm.
Join us to create this mosaic tile tray!
Presented by Emily Davis Gallery at Emily Davis Gallery
"Stranger Beings: Hieronymus Objects and Other Curiosities" will feature art from the Hieronymus Collection and several Ohio artists.
Save the date for The 11th Annual Crafty Mart!