It’s Thursday, and you have no idea what you’ll do for the weekend. Patch is coming to the rescue. We've got the best bets for your done-work-outta-here time. Check our picks for the activities to hit and bars/restaurants/shops to explore.
Where/When: Human Services Center, 2 Community Dr., Brecksville; at noon today
Why Go: Every Thursday is "Feast & a Flick" at the Human Services Center for those who are 60 and older. Enjoy a full-course lunch at noon and follow it up with a great movie.
Price: $5 for lunch; the movie is free.
Where/When: Crown Point Ecology Center, 3220 Ira Rd., Akron; at 6 p.m. Friday
Why Go: Crown Point Ecology center hosts Dances of Universal Peace the third Friday of each month in the Orchard House. Registration is not required. Goodwill offerings are accepted.
Where/When: 2085 Front St., Cuyahoga Falls; from 5 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Friday
Why Go: Rolling Stone magazine named Zoso the No. 1 Led Zeppelin tribute band. Akron's Red Sun Rising opens.
Price: Free parking and admission
Where/When: Brecksville Branch Library, 9089 Brecksville Rd., Brecksville; at 10 a.m. Saturday
Why Go: Stop by the Brecksville branch of the Cuyahoga County Public Library's Children's Room for a story or two every Saturday morning. No registration is required. Children under 3 years old must be accompanied by an adult.
Where/When: Lock 3, 220 S. Main St., Akron; at 7 a.m. Saturday
Why Go: The Autism Society, Greater Akron Chapter is holding its first annual Akron Walks for Autism, a walk and 5K run that benefits the local chapter.
Price: $9 to $20