Buy, sell at stamp show May 21

The Hudson Stamp Show will be May 21 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Clarion Inn, 6625 Dean Memorial Parkway in Hudson.

Five dealers buying and selling U.S. and foreign postage stamps, covers, some postcards and stamp supplies.

The event is free. Call 330-832-5992 with questions.

Dixieland Jazz concert June 4

Come enjoy the upbeat sounds of Dixieland Jazz played by local Dixieland Jazz musicians June 4 from 1:30 4:30 p.m. in the Akron Public Library-Main, Auditorium, 60 S. High St.

Free admission and free, handicap-accessible deck parking.

Ladies Cemetery Assoc. hosts open house on Memorial Day

The Ladies Cemetery Association of Cuyahoga Falls will host a Historical Chapel in Oakwood Cemetery Open House (featuring the newly restored "Rebekah" window, one of the 12 beautiful stained glass windows displayed) on Memorial Day, May 29 from 8 a.m. to noon, at 2420 Oakwood Drive. Everyone is welcome.

Public employee retirees meet June 6

Public Employee Retirees Incorporated (PERI) Chapter 21 Summit County meets six times per year for lunch and a program to support OPERS retirees and provide them with important information. The next Chapter 21 meeting is June 6 at noon. The Area Agency on Aging will provide the program about aspects and resources of long term care for the aging. For more information about Chapter 21 and this meeting, email name and phone number to by May 26. A reservation is needed to attend the meeting.

Sewing groups meet in region throughout June

On June 1, the American Sewing Guild Tallmadge group will meet at 1 p.m. at the Tallmadge Lutheran Church 759 East Ave., Tallmadge. Members will be making string backpacks for the Haven of Rest. Contact Leesa Hileman at 330-633-4602 Guests welcome.

On June 5, the American Sewing Guild special interest group "Gals and Dolls" members will take a road trip to Quilter's Fancy in Cortland. Contact Pam Klicman 330-633-7288 for details.

Falls Cancer Club Card Party/Raffle on June 9

The Falls Cancer Club Inc. will host its annual Card Party / Raffle on June 9 at Redeemer Lutheran Church (Corner of Portage Trail and Fifth Street) from noon to 3:30 pm. This year's theme is Teapots and A Tea Party. Tickets are advance sales only which reserves a TABLE and are $8 each. There will be a raffle with a color 32-inch TV, a .$100 gift card, Porthouse Theatre Tickets, a $100 juicer and more gifts and baskets. The menu is meatball sandwiches and salad and cakes for desert and beverage. Other activities besides the cards will be "grab bags, 50/50 raffle, the "$50 Prize Wheel" and many more door prizes. This isn't only for attendees to play cards. Attendees can do whatever their group wants to do, board games or come and enjoy lunch and all the activities. Most tables are set for four, but the Falls Cancer Club will set up attendees for whatever their needs are. Reserve a spot as soon as possible. Contact Linda at 330-928-1009 or Jane at 330-929-0727 for reservations or call the Falls Cancer Club Inc. at 330-929-2796. All monies go toward paying cancer-related bills for Cuyahoga Falls residents that are registered with the Falls Cancer Club.

Northampton HistoricalSociety will meet May 22

The May meeting of the Northampton Historical Society will be on May 22 at the Wooodridge Middle School Library, 4451 Quick Road. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. for Business/Social hour.

Program at 6:30pm. Program, "The Town That Wasn't, Was, and Isn't: Botzum" will be presented by Ken A. Starcher, Vice President of the Society. A talk about the area at various times went by the name Yellow Creek Basin, Niles, Buckeye and Botzum. This is part of the society's on-going focus on the Township as it nears its 50th anniversary. Refreshments will be provided.

The public is welcome to attend and join the society.

Water Works Swim Teamregistration May 25

Water Works Swim Team is hosting registration on May 25 from 5-8:30 p.m. at the Cuyahoga Falls Natatorium. The team is open to swimmers ages 5-18 who can swim at least one length of a pool. More information is available at