Holiday Registration

Holiday sign-ups are now open! You can call Kent Social Services or Ravenna Center of Hope between 9am-3pm Monday through Friday to register your family. Registration includes food boxes for both Thanksgiving and Christmas, as well as financial assistance for toys for children 0-13.

Event Series Big Country Breakfast

Big Country Breakfast

Deerfield Masonic Lodge 2380 OH 225, Deerfield

All you care to eat for just $8! Menu includes Eggs, Home fried Potatoes, Biscuits and Sausage Gravy, Pancakes, Sausage Links, Orange juice, and Coffee. 8 am to 11 am The first Saturday of every Month!


UH Portage Medical Center – Free Fall Health Screenings

UH Portage Medical Arts Building 6847 North Chestnut Street, Ravenna, Ohio

UH Portage Medical Center will be hosting a Fall Health Screening Event featuring the following free preregistered and walk-up screenings: Preregistered screenings include: Prostate Cancer Screening, Sleep Apnea Screening, Foot Health Screening, Diabetic Foot Screening, Body Mechanics (throwing, walking/running, golf swing/readiness) Walk-up screenings include: Blood Pressure, Body Mass Index, Pre-diabetes Risk Assessment, Breast Health Education, Guy's Health Checklist, Women's Health Checklist To preregister or for more information call 330-297-2576

Event Series Haymaker Farmers’ Market

Haymaker Farmers’ Market

Haymaker Farmers' Market is a producers-only marker for the Kent-area producers of local foods and farm crafts, bringing the best food to you every week of the year! Fresh produce, baked goods, meats, eggs, cheese, preserves, honey, maple, sweet treats, fresh roasted coffee, body products, food trucks, and much more! Approximately 25-40 vendors each week with an ever changing seasonal mix of products will have something for everyone. We welcome the Ohio Direction Card and offer a $25/week Produce Perks […]


Bigfoot in Ohio

Kent Free Library 312 West Main St., Kent

Doug Waller, Bigfoot researcher, author, and founder of the Southeastern Ohio Society for Bigfoot Investigation, shares evidence and eyewitness accounts. Doug has been researching the Bigfoot phenomenon since 2006 and has compiled his research into a collection of five books, which he will be signing and selling at the event. SOSBI was founded with the intent of providing a safe environment for Bigfoot believers and eyewitnesses to come together and discuss evidence and sightings without fear of ridicule. Come join us […]


Drum and Storytelling Workshop – Stories of the Luo Culture of Kenya

Standing Rock Cultural Arts - North Water Street Gallery 300 North Water Street, Kent

WHO: Standing Rock Cultural Arts presents WHAT: Drumming and Nyatiti Workshop ‍Stories of the Luo Culture of Kenya Taught by Mango Boniface of Kenge Kenge Orutu System WHEN: October 4th - October 29th Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6-8pm Oct 4, 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27, 29 Grand Finale Performance and Parade on October 29, 8pm! -Audience participation WHERE: North Water Street Gallery 300 N. Water St., Suite J Kent, OH 44240 Registration: $10 per class. $80 for whole workshop […]

$10 – $80

Ghostly Kent

Kent Free Library 312 West Main St., Kent

Experience the spirits of Kent, Ohio through ghost stories with Richele and Debbie of Kent Ghost Walk. The evening will include tales of the supernatural blended with Kent history. For adults 18+. No registration required.


Windham Craft It With Miss Marian!

Windham Library/PCDL Branch Renaissance Family Center, 9005 Wilverne Drive, Windham, OH

An opportunity for children between the ages of 7 and 14 years-old to try new arts and acquire building skills. Call 330-326-3145 for more information.


United Way Campaign Kickoff

Midway Drive-In Theater 2736 SR-59, Ravenna

United Way will Kickoff our annual campaign at the Midway Drive-In again on Thursday, October 6th from 6pm-10pm! Area businesses, organizations, residents, and families are invited to join us for a night of fun. Enjoy stories of United Way's impact on the community, meeting our community funded partners, live music, 50/50 and raffle baskets, free snacks, fireworks, and more! The event tickets are $10 per carload.


Deseree Liddell Breakfast

Skeels-Mathews Community Center 4378 Skeels Street, Ravenna

Annual Deseree Liddell Minority Scholarship Breakfast Fundraiser

$6.00 – $12

The Deseree Liddell Minority Scholarship Breakfast

Skeels-Mathews Community Center 4378 Skeels Street, Ravenna

The fundraiser is open to the public at $8 for ages 11 and under, and $10 for adults and children 12 and up. Baskets will be raffled at $1 per ticket or six tickets for $5. Proceeds will go to the Deseree Liddell Minority Scholarship fund. Deseree Liddell's book, "The Higher You Climb, the Broader the View," will be on sale for $20. For more information, call the Center director, Sharon Sanders, at 330-297-0192.

Big Breakfast

Full Gospel Mission 887 W. Spruce Ave., Ravenna

All you can eat.  Biscuit an gravy, eggs, 3 meats, pancakes waffles, French toast.  Adults $7.00, Children4-12 $4.00, and 3 and under free