MACREC race,

walk is June 9

The MACREC 5k, 1-Mile Walk/Run & Kids Dash is set for June 9 at Longwood Park. Registration/packet pick-up is at 5:30 p.m. The cost is $20 in advance, $25 on the day of the race. Register at Hermes Cleveland, The race benefits The Humane Society of Greater Akron.

Macedonia Community Wide Garage Sale

City residents are encouraged to participate in a city wide garage sale event by hosting a sale at their home or by shopping at area sales. The event is set for June 24 and 25 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Residents are asked to register their address at the Macedonia Family Recreation Center by submitting a participation form, available at the center. The city sales that are registered by June 14 will be included on a participation list that will be accessible online on the Recreation Center's website (

Copies will also be available at the center's front desk. The participation list will be made available on June 19. Names and phone numbers will not published. Participation in the sale is not required. Macedonia Resident participation listing is free. Resident participation listing with list of sale items is $5.

Tot T-ball program coming up

An instructional t-ball league for boys and girls 4-6 years old will meet Saturdays, June 10 to July 8 at 10 a.m. Children will be placed onto teams and will have two meetings of practice and three sessions of games. Volunteer coaches are needed. The registration deadline is two weeks prior to the start of season or until full. Additional weekday dates may be added to Season 1 if rainouts. League uses tennis balls for practice/games. Players need to provide a ball glove. The fee is $25 for residents, $30 for non-residents.