Changing seasons

Bring the kids to the Exploration Gateway at 1 p.m., 5712 12th St. NW, Perry Twp., on Nov. 16 for a program on how wildlife prepares for the changing seasons. Come and explore the ways local wildlife prepares for the changing seasons. The kids will enjoy activities, outdoor exploration and meet live animals.

Walt Jr. comes to KSU

Join others for a Featured Speaker event at Kent State Stark starting at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16 to hear RJ Mitte talk about overcoming adversity. Mitte played Walt Jr., the son of a cancer-stricken teacher-turned-drug-manufacture on the AMC drama "Breaking Bad." Mitte has a milder form of cerebral palsy than the character he played. He will be speaking on "Overcoming Adversity: Turning a Disadvantage to an Advantage." Check out the website at www.kent.edu/stark/featured-speakers-series for all the details.

Final production

Holy Cross Academy's seven-week Drama Club program will culminate with a combined performance by all nine Holy Cross schools at 7 p.m. on Nov. 15 at the Palace Theatre in Canton. Participating in the performance are students from St. Louis, St. Barbara, SS. Philip & James, St. Peter, St. Michael, Regina Coeli, St. Paul, St. Mary and St. Joan of Arc. For more information, contact Kristie Cramer at kcramer@starkholycrossacademy.com.

Home for the Holidays exhibit

Get into the holiday spirit by visiting the Norman Rockwell’s Home for the Holidays exhibit at the McKinley Presidential Library and Museum. This is a traveling exhibit that will make a stop at the McKinley Presidential Library and Museum, 800 McKinley Ave. NW, Canton, 6 to 7:30 p.m. Nov. 18. This exhibit features original Saturday Evening Post cover tear sheets including many of Norman Rockwell’s most memorable and enduring holiday images.