Train ride through the valley 

The Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad (CVSR) is holding a dining experiences for passengers as they ride the train through Cuyahoga Valley National Park. Lunch Along the Cuyahoga has begun on Saturday’s and Sundays from 11:35 a.m. to 1:35 p.m. The train departs from the Peninsula Depot, 1630 Mill Street. On board, passengers will be served a four-course meal. Tickets are $40 for adults and $27 for children (ages 3-12). Children ages 2 and under do not need a ticket but must sit on a parent’s or guardian’s lap. Evening Dining on the Rails runs every Friday from 5:40 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. departing from the Peninsula Depot. Passengers will be served a three-course meal. Tickets are $45 per person. For more information, visit. or call 1-800-468-4070 ext 1. 

Basics of fishing

From 6 to 8 p.m., June 8, kids can learn the basics of fishing. Bait a hook and drop a line in Alder Pond at Goodyear Heights Metro Park/Pioneer Area, 550 Frazier Avenue. A limited number of rods and reels will be available for use. Bait is provided. Participants 16 and older must have a fishing license. For information, call 330-865-8065.

Mountain biking

From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., June 9, visit the Mountain Bike Area Open House at Hampton Hills Metro Park/Mountain Bike Area, 2092 Theiss Road. Join Summit Metro Parks to enjoy the Hampton Hills Mountain Bike Area, whether you own a bike or not. Several local cycling shops will have free adult loaner bikes for use during the event. The event will be postponed to June 16 with rain or wet conditions. For status, call 330-865-8060 or follow @SMPmountainbike on Twitter.