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Holiday Pops – Akron Symphony
Thursday, Dec. 18, at 7:30 p.m. E. J. Thomas Performing Arts Hall, 198 Fir Hill, Akron. For the first time, the entire Symphony family performs together for the annual holiday celebration. Rousing choruses, inspirational songs and traditional carols will warm the heart and stir the soul. Tickets are available by calling 330-535-8131, or order online at http://akronsymphony.org.

Weaving Class – Historic Zoar Village
Saturday, Jan. 10, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Zoar Sewing House, 221 W. 3rd St., Zoar. Learn to weave your own rug on a two-harness floor loom in the historic Zoar Sewing House. All participants take home a completed project at the end of the day! Cost is $70 per person and includes all instruction and materials, plus a deli lunch. For more information, call 1-800-262-6195 or visit http://historiczoarvillage.com.

Zander Conducts Masterworks – Akron Symphony Orchestra
Saturday, Jan. 10, at 8 p.m. E. J. Thomas Hall, 198 Hill St., Akron. Maestro Benjamin Zander shares his passionate music-making in Dvorak’s concerto and Shostakovich’s symphony, works of deep personal significance to their composers. Tickets are available by subscription. Call 330-535-8131 or order online at http://akronsymphony.org.

Wynona & Friends, “Stories & Songs” – Stambaugh Auditorium
Friday, Jan. 30, at 8 p.m. 1000 Fifth Ave., Youngstown. Experience the timeless tales of the artistry of Wynona Judd as she takes you on the journey of her 30-year career. Hear the stories that inspired her to record the songs, create the tours and make recording history To order tickets, call 330-259-0555 or visit http://stambaughauditorium.com.

Crowd the Covelli – Akron Children’s Hospital
Saturday, Jan. 31, at 7 p.m. Covelli Center, 229 E. Front St., Youngstown. The Youngstown Phantoms hockey team will play Cedar Rapids. The Phantoms will be wearing special child-inspired jerseys that will be raffled off at the end of the game. Raffle tickets will also be sold during the game. Proceeds from both raffles, and $2.50 of each admission, will benefit Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley. For tickets, call 330-747-7825.

A Downton Abbey Evening — Western Reserve PBS
Saturday, Feb. 14, beginning at 6 p.m. Sheraton Suites Akron-Cuyahoga Falls, 1989 Front St., Cuyahoga Falls. This elegant Valentine’s dinner dance is a benefit for Western Reserve PBS. It features a five-course Edwardian feast, a dance performance and instruction, dancing to music from the ‘20s and eras that followed and a silent auction. Creative attire is encouraged! For more information about dinner and overnight-stay packages, call Western Reserve PBS at 1-800-554-4549 or visit http://westernreservepublicmedia.org/downton.

 
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A Downton Abbey Evening — Western Reserve PBS
Saturday, Feb. 14, beginning at 6 p.m. Sheraton Suites Akron-Cuyahoga Falls, 1989 Front St., Cuyahoga Falls. This elegant Valentine’s dinner dance is a benefit for Western Reserve PBS. It features a five-course Edwardian feast, a dance performance and instruction, dancing to music from the ‘20s and eras that followed and a silent auction. Creative attire is encouraged! For more information about dinner and overnight-stay packages, call Western Reserve PBS at 1-800-554-4549 or visit http://westernreservepublicmedia.org/downton.

 
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