Doing the right thing

John Quinones will wrap up Kent State at Stark's Featured Speakers Series with "Words of Wisdom About Doing the Right Thing," at 7:30 p.m. April 20. Quiones He has emerged as one of the most inspiring keynotes in the speaking world today. He focuses on his odds-defying journey, celebrating life-changing power of education, standing as a champion for the Latino American Dream and providing thought-provoking insights into human nature. It is a free event but tickets are required (two tickets per person). Visit http://www.kent.edu/stark/featured-speakers-series for more details. 

'Alway ... Patsy Cline'

Have dinner and check out the show "Always…Patsy Cline" at The Amish Door Banquet Center at 6:30 p.m. April 21 at the Amish Door restaurant, 1210 Winesburg St., Wilmot. The musical play will be performed by Stardust Theater Company and includes many of Patsy Cline’s hits and a full course plated meal. Call 888-264-7436 for more details.

Hall of Fame Marathon

Pro Football Hall of Fame Marathon Race is coming up with the run and other activities taking place the weekend of April 28 30. Visit http://www.hofmarathon.com/race-weekend for all the details including the different races available, start times and locations and all the information you need to get involved or to be a spectator.

Celebrate Earth Day

An Earth Day celebration at Kent State University at Stark will be from 1 to 4 p.m. April 23  This free and family friendly event has become an annual tradition. Enjoy an afternoon filled with environmental educational activities, nature walks, games, crafts, mock fossil digs, entertainment and much more. It all happens in the parking lot in the rear of the Campus Center.