Car show set for June 25
Knights of Columbus car, truck and motorcycle show will be held June 25 from 1 to 5 p.m. at St. Eugene Catholic Church (next to Water Works Park), 1821 Munroe Falls Ave., Cuyahoga Falls. There will be trophies, prizes, food, 50/50 raffle and music by DJ Bob Allen. Spectators are free and car registration is $10. For more information, contact Mickey at 330-923-8489 or Bernie at 330-633-0621.
Stow Historical Society Meeting
The Stow Historical Society will be having the monthly general meeting on June 26 at Stow City Hall in the City Council Chambers at 3760 Darrow Road, Stow, beginning at 7 p.m.
The June speaker will be local resident and author Barbara Baltrinic. She will be discussing her latest book, "A Patriot's Price (The Fighting Clarks Book 2)" about Abraham Clark's son, Andrew's ventures into war armed with his sense of patriotism and strong values especially when he is captured and placed on the British prison ship, H.M.S. Jersey. General Public and all members are welcome to attend and enjoy the experience. Refreshments will be served. For additional information, visit the Stow Historical Society website at www.stowhistory.org.
County executive to address Lions
On June 27, the Stow Munroe Falls Lions Club will welcome Ilene Shapiro, Summit County's first female county executive and the first woman in Ohio to assume this position. After serving on Summit County Council for 10 years and as Council president for 2 1/2 years, she was next in line to fill this top county position when then Executive Russ Pry died suddenly in July of 2016. Successfully winning the November election, Shapiro will give a county update covering her time in office.
All are invited to hear and meet Shapiro at 6:30 p.m. at On Tap on Kent Road in Stow. There will be a short business meeting, followed by dinner (complimentary of the Lions Club), after which Ms. Shapiro will give her presentation.
For more info, contact Membership Chairman, Lion Maryann Aguilar, 330-688-3479 or email: maryann.aguilar14@gmail-.com.
Vendors sought for Paw Fest
The 11th Annual Paw Fest ("A Dog's Day of Fun") is planned for Sept. 17 at Stow's Bow Wow Beach Dog Park, 5027 Stow Road. Along with the support of the city of Stow, the sponsoring Stow-Munroe Falls Lions Club members will be ready to entertain all canines and their owners.
The club is looking for both dog-related vendors and food vendors to join this annual event. Contact Denise Tonelli at 330-688-5440 for more information.
Society seeking vendors for Harvest Festival
Stow Historical Society is now accepting vendor applications for the annual Harvest Festival which will take place Sept. 30 and Oct. 1. If interested in participating, visit www.stowhistory.org/harvest-festival/vendors/ for information and an application.
Kiwanis meet twice a month
The Stow-Munroe Falls Kiwanis Club meets on the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month for a luncheon meeting.
Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to changing the world one child and one community at a time.
All Kiwanis meetings begin at noon and usually end by 1:15 p.m. The cost is $15. Instead of a luncheon, the Kiwanis members will be attending the Pride Breakfast on June 28.
Anyone who is interested in the meeting topic or Kiwanis itself is encouraged to attend.
For information, lunch costs or reservations, contact Faith Cook at 330-688-7179.
Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group Meetings
The Alzheimer's Association Greater East Ohio Area Chapter makes Alzheimer's caregiver support groups available free of charge, open to all caregivers, family members, and friends with a loved with affected by the disease or another form of dementia.
First Tuesday: June 6, at 1 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 245 Portage Trail, Cuyahoga Falls.
Last Tuesday: June 27, at 11 a.m. at First Congregational Church, 85 Heritage Drive, Tallmadge.
Groups meet monthly. For more information or to confirm, contact the Alzheimer's Association HelpLine at 1-800-272-3900.
Nicotine Anonymousmeets in Stow
Every Tuesday evening at the Methodist Church of Stow, 4880 Fishcreek Road, a group of individuals who want to quit smoking and live nicotine-free lives come together from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m.There are no dues or fees for NicA membership the only requirement for membership is a desire to stop using nicotine.NicA members meet in 38 countries, as well as by phone and via Internet meetings. Call 330-673-6784 for more information.
Support Group sessions scheduled
The Alzheimer's Association Greater East Ohio Area Chapter makes Alzheimer's caregiver support groups available free of charge, open to all caregivers, family members, and friends with a loved with affected by the disease or a related dementia.
First Tuesdays at 1 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 245 Portage Trail, Cuyahoga Falls.
Last Tuesdays at 11 a.m. at First Congregational Church, 85 Heritage Dr., Tallmadge.
Groups meet monthly. For more information, contact the Alzheimer's Association HelpLine at 1-800-272-3900.
Food issues program
Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous (FA) is a free Twelve Step recovery program for anyone suffering from food obsession, overeating, under-eating, or bulimia.
Thursdays, 6:30-8 p.m., Western Reserve Hospital, 1900 23rd St., Cuyahoga Falls.
Saturdays from 9:30 to 11 a.m. at the Christ Community Chapel, 750 W Streetsboro Road (303), Hudson (Enter door#2 - In basement Room 16)
Sundays from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at Montrose Zion United Methodist Church, 565 N Cleveland-Massillon Road, Akron (Lower level, Room 5)
For more information or a list of additional meetings call 781-932-6300 or visit www.foodaddicts.org.
Emotions Anonymous meets
If you have emotional or living problems, and want help, Emotions Anonymous is a non-profit fellowship that meets to provide Twelve Step solutions to people who are suffering from emotional problems.
Local meetings are at 1940 Town Park Blvd. (Akron General Wellness Center) in Uniontown every Tuesday at 7 p.m. and every Thursday at 8 p.m. at 130 Broad Blvd. (Pilgrim United Church of Christ) in Cuyahoga Falls.
Call 234-206-1232 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for meeting places and more information.