Fall Family Outing

The Fall Family Outing will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Oct. 1 at Goodyear Heights Metro Park's main entrance located at 2077 Newton Street. Fall into autumn with fun. Free hayrides, bonfires, naturalist activities, live music, apple cider, cookies and more. A wheelchair-accessible hay wagon is available. For information, call 330-865-8065.

Brew at the Zoo

The Akron Zoo will hold Brew at the Zoo from 6 to 9 p.m. Oct. 1. The event will feature fall brews and wine from over a dozen breweries and wineries. Food trucks will be selling food. The entire zoo will be open and there will be live music. Guests can win prizes by answering animal trivia and the zoo will hold a costume contest. Attendees will receive eight free beer or wine samples, a 4 ounce souvenir cup and a free giveaway. Full-sized beer or wine will be available for $4 and additional tasting cards are available for $10. Tickets are $25 for zoo members and $31 for non-members. Designated driver tickets are available for $14 for members and $20 for a non members. For more information or to register call 330-375-2550 ext. 7230 or visit www.Akronzoo.org. Guest must be 21 and older.

Short horror stories at library

From 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 4, the Firestone Park Branch Library, 1486 Aster Avenue, is hosting a series of short stories read radio play style. The program is for adults only. Participants should feel free to bring their sewing, knitting or crocheting projects, coloring books or other handheld fidget toys to enjoy as these three tales of horror and mystery are read.

Night at the Races in the Falls

The Falls Cancer Club Night at the Races will be held Oct. 22 at Redeemer Lutheran Church. The deadline for purchasing tickets is Oct. 8. Gate opens at 6 p.m. and there are prizes for best costumes. Tickets are $15 each for dinner. To name a horse is $10 per person all other bets are $2. The evening includes a Chinese Auction, Halloween Pinwheels and much more. All monies raised will help the Falls Cancer Club to continue assisting patients who battle Cancer. Checks should be mailed to Falls Cancer Club, P O Box 3244, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, 44223. For more information, contact Pat at 330-807-7410, Barbara at 330-920-1426 or Sue at 330-928-7195.