Oct. 20

- McDonaldsville St. Paul United Methodist Church, 7641 Wales Ave. NW, Jackson Twp., will hold a Swiss steak dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. All profits go to local community outreach and mission projects. The cost is $8 for adults, $4 for children 12 and under and children under 2 are free. Call the church office one week prior to obtain tickets if your group has eight or more people and for gluten free meals. For questions, call 330-499-6971.

- Most items will go for just $1 during the Stark State College’s Dollar Sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Chairs, tables, desks and more will be available; everything must go. Cash and carry. The sale will be held on the second floor of the College’s Advanced Technology Building, 6200 Frank Ave. NW. Enter through the rear door. For more information, call 330-494-6170, ext. 4514, or email surplus@starkstate.edu. 

Oct. 21

Canton’s Historic Ridgewood neighborhood offers History-Mystery walking tours, led by a costumed story-teller. Tours are at 7 and 8 p.m. The cost is $20 per person, adults only. Reservations are required and can be made at www.ridgewoodghosttours.com or by calling 330-454-5233.

- The Central Catholic Cheerleaders invite all young ladies, from preschool through sixth grade, and their father/special person to the Annual Father Daughter Dance from 6 to 8 p.m. The dance is inside the Central Catholic gymnasium and admission is $30 and $10 for each additional sibling. The purchase of professional photography packages, corsage and boutonniere packages, basket raffles and silent auction opportunities are available. The admission ticket includes appetizers and refreshments and is entered to win a special door prize. Your prettiest dress, business casual, and Sunday best are suggested for the dance. Reservations are encouraged by Oct. 10. Contact Central Catholic at 330-478-2131 for details or send reservations to 4824 Tuscarawas St W, Canton, OH, 44708.

- A pancake breakfast and health fair, with all proceeds going toward families in the Jackson Local School District in need, will be held from 8 a.m. to noon at Jackson High School commons. All tickets are sold at the door. Tickets are $5 per person and age 3 and under are free. Senior citizens are buy one get one free.

- Canton Ballet hosts "Dracula .. the Ballet" at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 21 and 22 at the Canton Palace Theatre. Admission is $21 to $25 for adults and $15 to $17 for children under 18. There is a discount for groups of 10 or more. Reserved seat tickets may be purchased in advance online at www.cantonballet.com, in person at the ballet box office in the Canton Cultural Center for the Arts, 1001 Market Ave. N., between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday or by telephone at 330-455-7220.

- The Massillon Public Library, 208 Lincoln Way E., is hosting Halloween Hullabaloo for children in grades K-5 at 11 a.m. the Massillon Public Library. Kids can listen to slightly spooky stories, play hauntingly hilarious games, and enjoy a "booffet" of tempting treats. If you like, you can come in costume. Registration is required for the program. For more information, call 330-832-5037, stop in, or visit the website: www.massillonlibrary.org.

Oct. 23

- Walsh University welcomes former "America’s Next Top Model" contestant and nationally renowned Catholic speaker and author Leah Darrow at 7 p.m. in the Barrette Business and Community Center. This event is free and open to the public. For more information or to register, contact Walsh Coordinator of Public Events and Catholic Outreach Molly Romano at 330-490-7581.

- How should Christians and citizens respond to U.S. immigration? A discussion entitled, "Welcoming the Sojourner: Christian, Legal, and Economic Perspectives," will take place between immigration lawyer Richard Herman and pastor Isaac Villegas at 7 p.m. at Malone University's Johnson Center dining room. Elizabeth Patterson Roe, associate professor of social work, will moderate the discussion. 

Oct. 24

- Estate Planning will be presented at North Canton Medical Center Entrance A, 6046 Whipple Ave. NW, from 6 to 7 p.m. Learn how to protect an estate from probate, achieve objectives at death and the basic estate planning documents to provide a framework for decisions in case of incapacitation, and the transfer of assets upon death. reservations are required. For more information or to make reservations, call 330-363-TALK (8255) or sign up online at www.aultman.org.

- An evening with Daniel "Rudy" Ruettiger will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the Canton Palace Theater and will include a lively discussion, a question and answer session and a book signing. Books will be available for purchase the night of the event. Ruettiger is a former Notre Dame football player and motivational speaker. He shares his story of fierce determination, followed by a Q&A.

Oct. 25

- Mona Lisa Touch will be presented at North Canton Medical Center Entrance A, 6046 Whipple Ave. NW, from 6 to 7 p.m. Make vaginal dryness a thing of the past. A discussion of the newest treatment options for this common aliment for women during and after menopause. Refreshments will be provided. Reservations are required. For more information or to make reservations, call 330-363-TALK (8255) or sign up online at www.aultman.org.

Oct. 26

- Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH): Minimally Invasive Treatment Options will be presented at North Canton Medical Center Entrance A, 6046 Whipple Ave. NW, from 6 to 7 p.m. Looking for relief from an enlarged prostate without medication or major surgery? Join in to learn about the UroLift System, a proven approach to BPH treatment that doesn’t require ongoing medication or major surgery. Reservations are required. For more information or to make reservations, call 330-363-TALK (8255) or sign up online at www.aultman.org.

Oct. 28

Canton’s Historic Ridgewood neighborhood offers History-Mystery walking tours, led by a costumed story-teller. Tours are at 7 and 8 p.m. The cost is $20 per person, adults only. Reservations are required and can be made at www.ridgewoodghosttours.com or by calling 330-454-5233.

- Diggin’ in the Dark will be held from 6 to 11:55 p.m. at the Stark County Library Main Branch, 715 Market Ave. N, Canton. It is a full night of Genealogy Research. Whether you are just discovering your family history or have been researching for years, this evening is a great opportunity to learn more. The special topic for the evening will be a presentation on DNA. A class will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. and access to databases, information from organizations and refreshments and door prizes throughout the evening. For more information, call 330-452-0665 or visit StarkLibrary.org/Genealogy.

Oct. 30

- The Corporate University at Kent State University at Stark will present a Project Management Professional (PMP) Examination Preparation course from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Oct. 30 to Nov. 4. The course provides students with the knowledge needed to pass the Project Management Institute PMP certification exam. The five-day course includes instructor-led, intense focus as well as practice exams, quizzes, quick reference guides, and all the necessary materials and post-class support for passing the exam. For more information, call 330-499-9600 or email starkinfo@kent.edu.

Oct. 31

 

- Canton’s Historic Ridgewood neighborhood offers History-Mystery walking tours, led by a costumed story-teller. Tours are at 7 and 8 p.m. The cost is $20 per person, adults only. Reservations are required and can be made at www.ridgewoodghosttours.com or by calling 330-454-5233.

- The Ohio Small Business Development Center at Kent State University, 6000 Frank Ave. NW, is sponsoring an informational session from 5 to 7 p.m. for people interested in starting a small business or those who are in the early stages of business formation. There is a $10 fee per person for program materials. Register and pay online at www.cantonsbdc.org. For more  information, call  330-244-3290 or email aschwitz@kent.edu.  

- The Single Seniors will hold a luncheon and meeting at 1 p.m. at LaPizzaria, 3656 Dressler Road. Reservations are required. Call Norma  at 330-452-5889 or Bernie at 330-477-5325 for more information.