Falls Democratic Club meets May 31

A meeting of the Cuyahoga Falls Democratic Club will take place May 31 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Cuyahoga Falls Library (lower level). The featured speaker is: Lisa Zeno Carano, clerk of the Cuyahoga Falls Municipal Court. All Democrats are encouraged to attend. It will be hosted by Paul Colavecchio, president.

Akron investors meet

The Akron (SIG) AAII Members (American Association of Individual Investors) will have an investment meeting on June 5 at 6:30 p.m. at the Akron Public Library -- Main Branch, 60 S. High St. Parking is free in the library parking deck after 6 p.m.

Loveen Moody, an Akron attorney, will give this month's presentation. She has developed her own investing style and will give an in depth look at how she does it and will answer any questions. The topic will be "Developing a Personal Investment Strategy -- Why and How." Topics covered will include why a written description of an investment strategy is important, what details should be included in the statement, resources available to help develop a strategy, and some ideas about putting the strategy into practice.

Questions should be directed to Jerry Butcher jbutcher4@neo.rr.com

Silver Lake Garden Club will meet May 21

Silver Lake Garden Club will meet May 21 at 12:30 p.m. at the Village Hall. Section III will host and serve refreshments, which includes a mixed greens garden salad with homemade dressing.

The business meeting will start at 1 p.m. followed by the program: "Trends in Gardening."

Megan Vance, Landscape Designer, will be the presenter and speaker on a variety of garden and landscape designs.

All villagers are welcome.

Northampton historical group meets May 21

On May 21 the Northampton Historical Society will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the Town Hall of West Bath Road directly across the street from the Northampton Methodist Church. The program will be "Top O the World," the Northampton Historical Society's first museum from 1970 to 1979 by Dreama Powell. Long lost slides will be shown and memorabilia of the house as well as many details will be shared. Was it haunted? Come and decide. Refreshments by Dave Thomas and June Truax and door prize by Milly Steele. All ages are welcome. For more information call Dreama at 330-923-6678.

Singles group meets May 23

Attention all singles: If you are single, 21 years of age or older, and are looking for a good way to meet others, come to an event with Young Adult Single Catholic Organization. For more information, call Greg at 330-864-1780. An informal get-acquainted gathering will take place May 23 from 7 to 9 p.m. at Cici's Pizza, 352 E. Waterloo Road, Akron.

Cuyahoga Falls Travel Club plans events

The club's trips depart and return from the Quirk Cultural Center on Grant Avenue.

On June 20, the club will attend a matinee show at the Carousel of "West Side Story." Cost is $67. Call Eunice Foster at 330-688-1545 for more information.

Museum open

The new Cuyahoga Falls Historical Society Museum will be open each Monday from 8 a.m. to noon and on the third Sunday, May 20, from 2 to 4 p.m. To contribute to the museum, call Liz Cross at 330-929-1765.

Celtic Club hosting festival on June 2

The Celtic Club is sponsoring the third annual Stark County Irish Scottish Festival and Highland Games on June 2 from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. at the Stark County Fairgrounds at 305 Wertz Ave. NW in Canton. Owners of British cars (vintage to modern -- Jaguar, Triumph, MG, Land Rover, Cooper Mini, Austin Healy, etc.) are invited to bring their cars and display them at the Fairgrounds as part of the Irish Scottish Festival on June 2. There is no charge to display the vehicle and the driver and one passenger will be admitted free. For information call 330-867-0485, e-mail thecelticclubofohio@yahoo.com or visit www.thecelticclubofohio.com

Sutliff II news

The craft room is working on items for Memorial Day featuring a red, white and blue theme. Door and wall wreaths and floral arrangements are available. Diana and Ruth will be able to show visitors around on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Tenants currently signing up for a trip to the Carousel Dinner Theater's production "Always Patsy Cline." The matinee will be on Aug. 4. Sign up for the trip with Judy or Lillian.

The "New to You Shop" is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Stop in and see what's offered. Shop keepers Pat and Ann will show visitors around. Donations are welcome.

Bingo is on Wednesday nights at 6 p.m. in the bingo room.

Special needs art classes offered

Hudson Community Education and Recreation and Abrakadoodle art education will provide art classes for children and young adults with special needs.

Abrakadoodle art education focuses on art that places emphasis upon the learning taking place rather than the outcome or finished product. Each week students will create their own, framed masterpieces. This class is for elementary school age students and teens with special needs.

Class meets through May 21 from 5:30 to 6:15 p.m. and in the East Woods Elementary School Art Room 124 at 120 N. Hayden Parkway.

For more information, visit www.hcer.net or call 330-653-1210.

Show chorus meets

on Mondays

Heart of Ohio Women's A Cappella Show Chorus offers barbershop singing for women. Guests are welcome on Mondays, at 7:30 p.m., at Twin Falls United Methodist Church, 60 north River Road, Munroe Falls. For more information, call 330-633-8705 or visit www.heartofohiosings.org.

A New Beginning meetings

A New Beginning, a social group for widows and widowers of all ages, will meet for dinner conversation the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month at 6 p.m. Call 330-745-6239 for restaurant location.

The group will also meet for breakfast and conversation every Saturday at 8 a.m. at Grinder's, 4240 Hudson Drive in Stow. For more information, call 330-929-5430.

Parkinson support groups meet

Cuyahoga Falls Country Place hosts a Parkinson Exercise and Support Group weekly in its rehab gym.

The program has been in place for more than seven years and is free of charge. PEGS, Parkinson Exercise Group Smilies, takes place every Monday at 3:30 p.m. It is open to all Parkinson disorder persons, partners and caregivers. For more information, call 330-929-4231. Country Place is located at 2728 Bailey Road.