Here’s a calendar to help you decide what to do this weekend
To submit an item for Area Happenings, email it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
College Of Wooster Pipe Band Concert, 7 p.m. Thursday, downtown Wooster. Free performance sponsored by Main Street Wooster and the band. For more information call 330-262-6222 or email email@example.com.
Wooster Community Center Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-noon, Thursdays, 241 S. Bever St., Wooster; fresh produce, flowers and more. For more information, call 330-263-5207 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Movie on the Lawn, 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 28, lawn of the Wayne County Public Library, Liberty Street, Wooster. Food vendors and kid-friendly activities. Follow Main Street Wooster to vote for the movie. For more information call 216-903-7239 or email email@example.com.
Mike Albert and the Big E Band, Ultimate Elvis Tribute, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Lions Lincoln Theatre, 156 Lincoln Way E., Massillon. Tickets are $20 and $25. All seats are reserved and can be purchased at www.lionslincolntheatre.org or by calling 330-481-9105. The remaining tickets may be purchased at the Box Office one hour before showtime.
Marshallville Historical Fest, 7-10 p.m. Saturday, 12333 Fulton Road, downtown at the blacksmith shop behind the bank; live band featuring country, Americana bluegrass, blues, western swing, rockabilly music. For more information call 330-855-2034 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lehman’s Car Show, 9 a.m., Saturday, Lehman’s, 4779 Kidron Road, Dalton. Cars, music, food trucks. Car registration is $8 at the door. The event is free to the public. There will be a free gift for the first 50 cars registered and a free dash plaque for the first 100. For more information, call 800-438-5346 or email email@example.com.
Break the Cycle, 6:30 a.m., Saturday, starting at 199 Vanover St., Wooster; online registration ends at 7 p.m., Friday; $35 to ride or walk the day of the event; $30 to ride or walk virtually; day of registration, $40. Fundraiser for OneEighty, celebrates recovery and promotes wellness with four bike routes and a 5k walk. The bike ride consists of either a 24-, 50- or 70-mile ride through Wayne and Holmes counties. There also is a 19-mile bike ride on the Holmes County Trail. There is a casual 5k walk through downtown Wooster and visits OneEighty’s Main Office and Recovery Club. For more information, call 330-317-5190 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. To register visit https://www.raceentry.com/break-the-cycle/race-information.
Skyliners concert, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Lions Lincoln Theatre, 156 Lincoln Way E., Massillon. Tickets are $20, $25 and $30. All seats are reserved and can be purchased at www.lionslincolntheatre.org or by calling 330-481-9105. Remaining tickets may be purchased at the Box Office one hour before showtime. Hits by The Skyliners include “Since I Don’t Have You,” “This I Swear,” “Pennies From Heaven,” “Close Your Eyes” and “Comes Love.”
Landscape Inspirations symposium, 9-3:30 p.m. Saturday, Kingwood Center Gardens, 50 N. Trimble Road, Mansfield; 419-522-0211, Ext. 109. The theme is Take-home Lessons from Public Gardens. Light morning refreshments and a boxed lunch are included with registration. Kingwood members, $40; nonmembers, $45. Registration is at kingwoodcenter.org. The Mansfield Men’s Garden Club is supporting the Kingwood Symposium and the club’s annual Fall Harvest Show will be featured at Kingwood on Aug. 28-29 during normal garden hours.
Chair of Honor dedication, 6:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 3, West Holmes High School, before the football game with Orrville. Active duty military people and veterans will be admitted free. For more information, contact Rich McCune (USAF 1969-73) at 330-377-4641.
Mississippi Catfish Fry, 4-6:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 4, Sonnenberg Mennonite Church, 14367 Hackett Road, Kidron; fundraiser for church missions. The menu is catfish, hush puppies, pickles, chips, applesauce, cookies and bars and bottled water. Cost is a donation. The fry is drive-thru or dine-in; it is suggested dine-in visitors practice social distancing.
Watercolor Workshop, 6-7:30 p.m. Sept. 15, Wayne Center for the Arts, 237 S. Walnut St., Wooster; ages 14-adult. Julie Fisher will lead the class. Cost is $20. Take a set of watercolors and brushes sizes 0, 1 and 2. Register at www.wayneartscenter.org or call 330-264-2787
Woodturners and Makers Exhibit, Wayne Center for the Arts, 237 S. Walnut St., Wooster; 5-7 p.m. Sept. 16, opening reception. An exhibit featuring the best of classic creativity. In the Looney Gallery, the Woodturners Exhibit returns, featuring hand-turned work by North Coast Woodturning and Buckeye Woodturning & Woodworking.
Gnat Boxers Western Square Dance Club, 7:30-10 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 18, Ida Sue School, 266 Oldman Road, Wooster; caller Jack Pladdy and cuer Amy Riehl; $7 Apple Fest Dance. Members asked to take an apple-themed dish for refreshments. Call Patty at 330-641-2395 or Elaine and Tom at 330-262-1963 for more information.
ArtiFlex Car Show, noon-4 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 19, 1425 E. Bowman St., Wooster. Entry fee is $10 per car and includes dash plaques for the first 100 cars, 50/50 raffle and T-shirt. There will be awards in various categories. Registration deadline is Sept. 15. To register, call 330-327-3172 and leave a voicemail with name; phone number; year, make and model of vehicle; complete address; and email address. Proceeds benefit the Boys and Girls Club of Wooster. Artiflex will match all donations. There will be tours of the automotive stamping and assembly plant as well as music and a food truck. For more information, call 330-262-2015, Ext. 3529.
National Alpaca Days at Skylar Brook Farm, 12853 Bair Road, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, and 1-5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 26. Free. Meet Alpacas face to face, shop in the farm store and take a wagon ride touring the Christmas tree fields.
The 6X6 Workshop, 10-11:30 a.m. Sept. 25, Wayne Center for the Arts, 237 S. Walnut St., Wooster, with Janice Gallagher, ages 12-adult. Cost is $10. Create artwork to deck walls for the 6X6 Show. Register at www.wayneartscenter.org or call 330-264-2787
“The Land of OZ,” Wayne Center Ballet, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Oct. 9, Ohio Theater, 156 N. Water St., Loudonville. For ticket information, visit www.wayneartscenter.org or call 330-264-2787.
“The 6X6 Show,” 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 30 at Wayne Center for the Arts, 237 S. Walnut St., Wooster. The show aims to bring together hundreds of local artworks, made by local artists, designers and community members to cover the walls. More information is available at www.wayneartscenter.org or call 330-264-2787.
WCA Fall Festival: Featuring The Wayfarers, noon-6 p.m. Oct. 30, Wayne Center for the Arts, 237 S. Walnut St., Wooster; art demonstrations, artisan market, a new exhibit, live music, food and fun for all ages. For more information, call 330-264-2787.
Wayne County Historical Society tours, 1-4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through October; current special exhibit is “Vote for Women! Woman’s Journey to be Heard and Treated as Equal.” Admission is $5 for adults and free for ages 14 and young The campus is at 546 E. Bowman St., Wooster; 330-264-8856 or visit waynehistoricalohio.org.
Main Street Music, concerts on Public Square, Thursdays and Fridays, 6-8 p.m. Musicians will be located in the pavilion within the Historic Public Square. Visit Mainstreetwooster.org for more information.
County Line Historical Museum open house, second Saturday of each month, noon-3 p.m., 281 N. Market St., Shreve. Handicap parking at rear of museum, entering alley off East Robinson Street. Adults $2; children 12 and younger, free. For information, call 330-464-4382 or email email@example.com.
Gnat Boxers Western Square Dance Club, 7:30-10 p.m. Saturday Oct. 16, Ida Sue School, 266 Oldman Road, Wooster; caller Howard Williamson and cuer Donna Williamson; special dance admission $7. Call Patty at 330-641-2395 or Elaine and Tom at 330-262-1963 for more information.
Gnat Boxers Western Square Dance Club, 7:30-10 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 20, Ida Sue School, 266 Oldman Road, Wooster; caller Dave Stuthard and cuer Phyllis Burdette. Call Patty at 330-641-2395 or Elaine and Tom at 330-262-1963 for more information.
Gnat Boxers Western Square Dance Club, 7:30-10 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 18, Ida Sue School, 266 Oldman Road, Wooster; caller Jack Pladdys and cuer Amy Riehl for the the eighth All Star Cookie Bake Off Dance. Members are asked to take a plate of homemade Christmas cookies for the cookie contest and refreshments. Call Patty at 330-641-2395 or Elaine and Tom at 330-262-1963 for more information.
Kingwood Center Gardens, 50 N. Trimble Road, Mansfield, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. through October; Kingwood Hall self-guided tours, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. The first Monday of every month is Free First Monday. For more information visit kingwoodcenter.org or call 419-522-0211.
Medina Square County Farmers’ Market, downtown Medina, Saturdays through Oct. 16, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. For more information call 330-722-6186, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.medinafarmersmarket.com.
Second Fridays: Akron Art Museum, 1 S. High St., Akron, 11 a.m.-8 p.m.; galleries, refreshments with special prices; free admission. Advanced online reservations are recommended, but walk-ups welcome. Current exhibitions: Totally Rad: Bold Color in the 1980s, through Sept. 19; Totally Radical: Art and Politics in the 1980s, through Sept. 18; Akron Art Mail, through Oct. 15; Making Your Mark, through Aug. 8. For tickets or more information visit akronartmuseum.org.
Pushing the Surface Contemporary Quilt Exhibit, Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum, 300 N. Whitewoman St, Coshocton, through Sept. 6. Admission is $5 for adults, $4 for children and $15 for family. There are 22 artists from the U.S., Canada and Japan. Museum hours are Tuesday-Sunday, noon to 4 p.m. (extended hours during Memorial Day weekend). For more information, contact Jennifer Bush, director, at 740-622-8710 or email@example.com.
Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, tours Tuesday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; the last admission is at 4:30 p.m. For more information visit stanhywet.org. Stan Hywet is located at 714 N. Portage Path, Akron.
Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli concert, Dec, 2, 7 p.m., Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse in Cleveland. Tickets, which start at $79, will go on sale May 3. For ticket information, go to RocketMortgageFieldHouse.com or call 888-894-9424.
Machine Gun Kelly concert, Dec. 18, 7:30 p.m., Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse, Cleveland. For tickets or more information, go to RocketMortgageFieldHouse.com or call 888-894-9424.