In partnership with psychic medium Laura Lyn, The Summit County Historical Society will be host to a number of paranormal fall events this month.

A new program introduced this year, "Akron and Summit County True Crime Tour," will be Oct. 7. The two-hour walking tour will start at the Perkins Stone Mansion, 550 Copley Road in Akron. The walk will feature historical crimes and near recent past murders

Back by popular demand, the Society will host Psychic Paranormal Tours on Oct. 14 at 6:30 and 8 p.m. Guests are encouraged to bring a flashlight and a camera. Photography is only allowed in the house during these special paranormal events.

Lights Out Paranormal Tours this year will be Oct. 31. Stories of past experiences in the Perkins Stone Mansion are shared with all the lights out in the home of Akron's founding family.

Laura Lyn's Realm to Realm will take place at the Mansion on Nov. 18 at 7 p.m. During the course of the evening, guests will gather around tables as Lyn taps into their family ancestral history, spirit guides and angels. Refreshments and a first floor holiday walk through of the Perkins Mansion are included.

Tickets for most events are available online at or by calling the Society office at 330-535-1120.