Presented by A-Squared Art and Handcrafted at Handcrafted
Kids ages 4-12 will enjoy painting around an adhesive bunny shape stencil with many acrylic colors on canvas.
Presented by Cuyahoga Valley Art Center at Cuyahoga Valley Art Center
An Oil Painting Workshop with Amy Gibson
Presented by Cuyahoga Falls Library at Cuyahoga Falls Library
Come try out Photoshop's animation feature and make your very own animated gif.
Join us as we raise awareness about the 2020 Census.
Presented by Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library at Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library
Feeling a little bit rusty on your Spanish-speaking skills?
Think spring, and join clay artist Beth Lindenberger in making a creative, decorative ornament for your garden.
From non-objective expressive play to reality, this workshop will help you open up your drawings and paintings by allowing more artistic expression to come into play.
Presented by Supreme Sound Studio, Inc. at Hampton Inn & Suites
LEARN THE ART OF GUITAR REPAIR, SET-UP AND MAINTENANCE!
Presented by Akron Zoo at Akron Zoo
Spend an evening learning about conserving endangered species with one of the zoo's conservation partners.
Join instructor Billie Moore for a beginner’s drawing course on landscapes.
Lunch will be provided, with an informal Q&A session after lunch.
Discover The World of Tea through your own teacup!
Tech Talk Series
This is a cooking demonstration. Samples will be provided.
The Cuyahoga Valley Art Center Presents Gelli-Plate to Gelli Art
This is a cooking demonstration. Samples will be provided.
Buzz out to the Honey Harvest Festival at the Akron Zoo, celebrating bees, honey and other pollinators! Learn the importance of pollinators through live animal demonstrations, keeper talks, crafts and more.
Join us at CVAC as we celebrate the holidays in July by creating our own handmade cards!
Presented by Guitarfest at Summit County Fairgrounds
Guitarfest returns to the Summit County Fairgrounds on Sunday, April 26th!
at Emido and Sons Expo Center
Presented by Senior Summit 2020 at St. George Fellowship Centre
An Event Celebrating Older Adults
Presented by Senior Summit 2020 at Woodridge Elementary School
Presented by Great Conjunction Spiritual Center at Unitarian Universalist Church of Akron
Great Conjunction Psychic Fairs bring together the best of the metaphysical community.
Sponsored by the City of Stow and Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library
Presented by David Flynn Design at Bath Community Park
Join us for the 5th Bath Art Festival held on Saturday June 6, 2020. Enjoy fun, food, entertainment, and high quality arts and crafts in the beautiful setting of Bath Community Park.
Sample different beers and wines from local breweries and wineries. Enjoy the Akron Zoo in the evening, plus food trucks, live entertainment and more. Adults 21 & older only
Presented by Akron Civic Theatre at Akron Civic Theatre
Presented by Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens at Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens
Celebrate Father’s Day at an Akron tradition and one of the oldest car shows in America, the 63rd Annual Classic, Antique & Collector Car Show.
Presented by Hale Farm & Village at Hale Farm and Village
Presented in partnership with Folknet, Music in the Valley is a musical tradition in the Cuyahoga Valley. On July 11 & 12 10am – 5pm, enjoy local musicians jamming out on their banjos, guitars, and fiddles as you tour the living history museum!
Visit Hale Farm & Village on August 8 and 9 for Ohio’s largest annual Civil War Reenactment. Experience the sights, sounds, smells and emotion of the battle.
Visit the Akron Zoo after hours to enjoy local wineries, live performances and animal encounters!
On September 4, 5 & 6 join us for Made in Ohio Art & Craft Festival. This juried festival features over 160 Ohio artisans, local food, entertainment and all that Hale Farm & Village has to offer.
Sample beers and wines from local breweries and wineries while enjoying the zoo after hours!
The 54th annual Ohio Mart is Stan Hywet’s annual artisan showcase and a major fundraiser for the estate, presented by the Auxiliary Board of Stan Hywet.
Presented by Great Conjunction Spiritual Center at Unitarian Universalist Church
Get all your Holiday Shopping done at our Holiday Gifts and Treasures Psychic Fair!
Enjoy local beer and wine tastings as you stroll through the zoo lit up in thousands of wild lights!
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!
Presented by Summit Artspace at Summit Artspace
Presented by Artists of Rubber City at The Box Gallery at Summit Artspace
FIRST SATURDAY OF THE MONTH DOWNTOWN AKRON, 5-9 PM! Fill your Santa bag with wonderful art from the studio artists of Summit Artspace and our Artwalk partners!
Thank you for donating.
Stop in to the library today and pick up a free comic book to keep!
Drop in between 10 AM and 1 PM
All proceeds will benefit the Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library Foundation.
Summer Safari is the Akron Zoo’s largest fundraiser of the year, but is not your typical fundraiser!
See an amazing array of Ferraris, Bugattis, Roadsters and other high-value cars at this year's 8th annual Molto Bella Auto Show on the grounds of Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens.
Experience the past and present farming lifestyle at Sow and Grow Farm Festival and Plant Sale on June 8 and 9, 2019- 10am-5pm daily!
Celebrate the 85th anniversary of founding of Alcoholics Anonymous in Stan Hywet’s Gate Lodge, which started with a meeting between Bill W. and Dr. Bob on Mother’s Day, 1935.
On July 19, 2020 we welcome the return of cars to Hale Farm & Village. Cars from the Crawford Auto-Aviation Museum, private collectors and car clubs will park among the historic buildings. See new, old and everything in between.
Presented by Akron-Summit County Public Library, Special Collections Division at Akron-Summit County Public Library (Main)
Maureen Taylor, The Photo Detective®, will present three lectures on preserving, identifying, and sharing your family photos. Books will be available for purchase.
Kathleen "Kitty" Endres will present a different look at women's suffrage through the artwork of posters, postcards and cartoons of the era.
Join us in Main Library's Special Collections Division for an evening of genealogy consultation and research at the annual Late Night at the Library After Hours Genealogy Event.
To show our appreciation we invite all veterans and members of the military to take a complimentary self-guided tours to all veterans on Veterans Day, 11/11.
Presented by The Malted Meeple at The Malted Meeple
Presented by The Lippman School at Shaw JCC of Akron
Liz, Holly, & The Jolly Lollies are based in Charlotte, NC where they are known for teaching early childhood music in preschools and for leading music programs for Music Together.
Presented by Akron Children's Museum at Akron Children's Museum
Family story time is intended for kids of all ages.
A Party for the Peeps Diorama Contest!
Ages 5 to 12 are invited to become master builders!
Join us for a lapsit storytime, for babies 6 months through 24 months and a caregiver.
Presented by Oddmall at Oddmall Outpost: Assembly of Odd
Starting off our table-top, board game night at the Outpost!
This free program is sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
Toddlers and preschoolers jump, sing, dance, move and more in this active program.
The Easter Egg Hunt at Stan Hywet is a tradition for many. Children up to age 9 may participate in "the hunt," but the entire family may visit with the Easter Bunny and enjoy a beautiful spring day on the estate.
For youth ages 5 to 17 who are familiar with the basic rules of chess.
On April 15 we will read books from the Urgency Emergency series
A calming storytime with gentle yoga and mindfulness activities. Please bring a towel and wear socks.
Presented by St. Sebastian Parish at St. Sebastian Parish
featuring Parish Choir of St. Sebastian and instrumentalists
Presented by SMFHS Student Council at Stow-munroe Falls High School
Bring your little princess (grades K-4) for a night of dancing, bounce houses, cake and fun!
Featuring Quire Cleveland - Jay White, Director
All Moms receive complimentary admission for a self-guided tour of the Manor House and gardens on Mother's Day.
Presented by Heritage Farms at Heritage Farms
A magical weekend of fairies, unicorns, dragons and magic, for children and fairy lovers of all ages and their friends and families.
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!
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.
Join us in ringing in the new year with a Zoo Year’s Eve celebration!
ACM is proud to present our collaboration with local educators, artists, and makers in providing these unique and exceptional programs. Take the challenge and explore our fun approach to S.T.E.A.M.
Kids ages 5-11 can read to our therapy dogs!
Book by: Martha Hall Kelly
Recommended for ages 2-5.
Author Tim Carroll shares his ongoing WWII research with the publication of his latest book featuring cartoons by Web Brown.
Book by: Anne Brontë
For children ages 5-11.
Book by: Dani Shapiro
The Special Collections Division of the Akron-Summit County Public Library and the Summit County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society present Organizing Your Genealogy Research with Kelli Bergheimer.
Book by: Chandler Baker
Book by: Joan Medlicott
Book by: L. Frank Baum
Book by: Helen Simonson
After nearly a decade of struggling with chronic Lyme, CFS, and autoimmune disease, Holly Chameli found her way back to health using food as her medicine.
Book by: Lauren Denton
Book by: Erskine Caldwell
Book by: Ann Patchett
Book by: Lucy Tan
The Stranger in the Woods: The Extraordinary Story of the Last True Hermit • Book by: Michael Finkel
Book by: Daniel Defoe
Code Name Lise: The True Story of the Woman Who Became WWII's Most Highly Decorated Spy • Book by: Larry Loftis
Book by: Maria Semple
Book by: Delia Owens
Book by: Chinua Achebe
Book by: Zora Neale Hurston
Book by: Jennifer Egan
Book by: William Faulkner
Book by: J.Ryan Stradal
Book by: Therese Fowler
Book by: George Orwell
The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West • Book by: David McCullough
Book by: Alex Michaelides
Book by: Anton Chekhov
Book by: Toni Morrison
Book by: Johanna Spyri
Presented by Akron Art Museum at Akron Art Museum
The 13th annual Art & Ale moves to Saturday, March 28, 2020. The Akron Art Museum’s popular craft beer tasting event will again feature two sessions: 2:00 to 5:00 P.M. and 6:00 to 9:00 P.M.
Presented by Countryside at Old Trail School
Nov. 2, 9, 16, 23 || Dec. 7, 14, 21 || Jan. 11 & 25 || Feb. 8 & 22 || Mar. 7 & 21 || Apr. 11 & 25
Presented by Akron Symphony Orchestra at EJ Thomas Performing Arts Hall - University of Akron
Tower Made in America • Delius Appalachia• Copland Appalachian Spring• Bernstein On the Town: Three Dance Episodes
Presented by Urban Troubadour at Quaker Station - The University of Akron
Presented by The Lippman School at The Trailhead at Cascade Lofts
Live concert by popular Akron band DreamStates. Special performances by Zoe & Cloyd of Asheville, NC and Gigi Dover & The Big Love of Charlotte, NC. Cash Bar and Lite Bites
Presented by Holy Trinity Lutheran Church at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church
Featuring Divesh Karamchandani and Elizabeth Hall with special guest Nicholas Pavkovic.
Presented by Tb Player Music at Jilly's Music Room
Benefiting Mobile Meals in Akron!
Music lovers of all ages are invited to sit back, relax, and celebrate the soulful sounds of the Community Jazz Band on the first Wednesday of the month — June and July excluded.
Presented by Kent State University Hugh A. Glauser School of Music at University Auditorium at Cartwright Hall
Kent State University professor and Gospel Choir director Bryon Black is holding a Gospel Choir "Jam Session" with students from the greater Kent/Akron area.
Presented by Dan Pyne - Music at Comida Hudson
Presented by The Tangier at The Tangier
Guaranteed to be a full night of rocking and rolling!
Presented by Hudson Library & Historical Society at Hudson Library and Historical Society
Presented by Les Délices at Akron Art Museum
“as if a spell were cast… the world around us was changed.” – audience member Les Délices presents a gorgeous performance with baroque music, live puppetry, and stunning visuals.
Fairy-tales, puppetry, and music come together in this stunning performance. Family friendly and free for kids under 17!
Presented by Tiki Underground at Tiki Underground
Presented by Pub Bricco at Pub Bricco
Classic rock hits arranged for a jazz quartet, along with familiar jazz standards. Hits from The Beatles, Pink Floyd, Billy Joel, Stevie Wonder and more, as you've never heard before.
Clyne Masquerade • Price Juba Dance & Finale (from Symphony No. 1) • Turina Danzas fantásticas • Newmaster Impressions of Cheonmachong (Korean Three Drum Dance) • Rachmaninoff Symphonic Dances
The award-winning Newman is known for his passionate, virtuoso performances of the keyboard works of J.S. Bach.
Presented by Comida Hudson at Comida Hudson
Jazz at Comida: Classic rock hits arranged for a jazz quartet, along with familiar jazz standards. Hits from The Beatles, Pink Floyd, Billy Joel, Stevie Wonder and more, as you've never heard before.
at Online/Virtual Space
Presented by Americans for the Arts at Online/Virtual Space
Presented by ArtsNow and SBDC at Online/Virtual Space
Presented by Downtown Cuyahoga Falls Partnership at Online/Virtual Space
Presented by Nightlight Cinema at Online/Virtual Space
Presented by Creative Capital at Online/Virtual Space
An online workshop dedicated to answering questions to artists on the financial implications of the COVID-19 outbreak
Presented by Alley Cats Marketplace at Online/Virtual Space
Presented by Cuyahoga Valley Art Center at Online/Virtual Space
CVAC 30-Day Drawing and Painting Challenge
Presented by Houston Chamber Choir at Online/Virtual Space
Presented by Cameron Cabot at Facebook Live
Join Cameron Cabot in his living room each weeknight at 8:00 PM EST for 5-10 minutes of laughter, good vibes, story, and song! Streamed via "Facebook Live."
Presented by Curated Storefront at Online/Virtual Space
Presented by Akron Soul Train at Online/Virtual Space
Every Tuesday and Thursday Akron Soul Train will post a video on social media delving into the work of our past and future artist residence.
Presented by CICB at Online/Virtual Space
Presented by Rubber City Theatre at Online/Virtual Space
Watch Rubber City’s 2020 performance of Love’s Labour’s Lost @rubbercitytheater
Presented by Akron Zoo at Online/Virtual Space
Presented by Mr. Jeff at Online/Virtual Space
Presented by Akron Children's Museum at Online/Virtual Space
Presented by The Cleveland Baroque Orchestra at Online/Virtual Space
Presented by Audible at Online/Virtual Space
Presented by McHarper Manor at Online/Virtual Space
Presented by Akron Civic Theater at Online/Virtual Space
Presented by Akron-Summit County Public Libraries at Online/Virtual Space
Presented by University of Akron Field Station at University of Akron Field Station
Presented by Buckeye Trailfest at Camp Manatoc
The 9th Annual Buckeye TrailFest, April 30–May 3, 2020 at Camp Manatoc, Peninsula, Cuyahoga Valley National Park
Beat the crowds and shop from a wide variety of locally grown herbs, annuals, and perennials!
Presented by Akron Waterways Renewed! at The Mustill Store
This 6th annual Blue Heron Homecoming, themed “Vision 2020: Valued Water”. The festival will have hands on activities, educational & historical tours, free food, entertainment, rain barrel giveaways, tree giveaways, and other fun giveaways!
Sample delectible wine paired with appetizer on a beautiful summer evening at historic Stan Hywet.
Presented by Western Reserve Playhouse at Western Reserve Playhouse
A hilarious musical all about “The Relationship” and the twists and turns it takes.
Presented by Theatre 8:15 at Theatre 8:15
A Comedy in Three Acts By Jack Sharkey / Directed by Holly Roby / A comedy of mistaken identities, federal foolishness, and desperate romance is one that will have audiences howling.
Presented by Weathervane Playhouse at Weathervane Playhouse
The dark story of America's shining women.
Presented by Firestone High School Theatre at Firestone High School Theatre
A stunning concept musical capturing the spirit and tension of a Broadway chorus audition.
Adapted by Joseph Robinette Based on the book by E.B. White / Directed by Lisa M. Sommers
Presented by Akron Soul Train at Akron Soul Train
Akron Soul Train opens exhibit of Artist-in-Residence metalsmith artist, Shani Richards.
Make a unique leather cuff bracelet under the instruction of April, The Sassy Trashionista.
Presented by Gallery of Framing, LLC at Gallery of Framing, LLC
Original comic and graphic novella drawings, prints and figures by Akron artist Robert A. Kraus and RAK Graphics.
Presented by I Paint Akron at On Tap Stow
The Cuyahoga Valley Art Center Presents: Alcohol Ink Workshops
Do a little good while you have a creative night out!
The Cuyahoga Valley Art Center Presents their Human Figure Exhibition, on display from March 10th – April 18th, 2020. (might be displayed longer)
The aim of this 2-day workshop is to learn how to break away from a coloring – in painting style and start painting watercolor fully exploiting the best quality of the medium...
Presented by A-Squared Art and Handcrafted at 175 E. Erie St.
It’s the only one—Earth!
The Cuyahoga Valley Art Center Presents: Essentials of Watercolor Painting by Sally Heston
The Cuyahoga Valley Art Center (CVAC) would like to invite you to our 2020 Student & Faculty Exhibition displayed from April 28th – May 28th, 2020
Visit the Akron Zoo to create an animal-themed masterpiece like no other!
An Oil Painting workshop presented by CVAC
Enjoy a colorful night of animal-themed painting led by an instructor. Tickets include one drink, appetizers and a painting to take home. No experience necessary.