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Monday, June 15

National Nature Photography Day Enjoy our nature photography in this issue.

American Red Cross Blood Drive, 1 p.m. to 6 p.m., Cleveland Clinic Family Health Center Brunswick, 3574 Center Road, Brunswick.

American Red Cross Blood Drive, 2 p.m. to 7 p.m., First Congregational Church, 114 Church Street, Lodi.

Tuesday, June 16

National Fudge Day No more needs to be said!

Breastfeeding Basics Class, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., Medina County Health Department, 4800 Ledgewood Drive, Medina. Free. For more information, call 330-723-9688, Option 4.

American Red Cross Blood Drive, 1 p.m. to 7 p.m., Northside Christian Church, 7615 Ridge Road, Wadsworth.

South Town Cruise-In, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., Habitat for Humanity parking lot, 233 Lafayette Road, Medina. Open to all antique, classic or collectible cars. Weather permitting. Free.

Wednesday, June 17

National Eat Your Vegetables Day We guess it makes up for yesterday. Celebrate by trying the recipe in our “Vegan Vittles” column.

American Red Cross Blood Drive, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Root Candles, 640 Liberty Street, Medina.

American Red Cross Blood Drive, 2 p.m. to 7 p.m., Wadsworth YMCA, 623 School Drive, Wadsworth.

Chippewa Lake Water Ski Show Team Performance, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m., Emerald Lake, 3196 Clark Mill Road, Norton. Everyone is welcome. Donations welcomed.

Daniel Boone Reenactment, 7 pm. to 9 p.m., Meeting Rooms A and B, Wadsworth Library, 132 Broad Street, Wadsworth.

Thursday, June 18

National Go Fishing Day and International Sushi Day Perfect!

Virtual Family Law Resource Center, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., videoconference by appointment. For information or to set an appointment, contact Scott Newman at 

Friday, June 19

Take a Road Trip Day

American Red Cross Blood Drive, 2 p.m. to 7 p.m., Saint Mark Lutheran Church, 1330 N. Carpenter Road, Brunswick.

Saturday, June 20

National Hike With a Geek Day and Record Store Day

Ride 4 Recovery, 9 a.m., Medina. Benefits Hope Recovery Community. Collect recovery chips at multiple stops on ride. Leave from Medina and arrive back in Medina. Last stop will have cookout, awards, prizes, raffles, speakers, kid activities, more. For more information, go to

Bake Sale, noon to 4 p.m., Firestorm Gear, 139 North Court Street, Suite A, Medina. Benefits Medina Police Department.

ORMACO Opera Under the Stars: Cleveland Opera Theater, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Public Square, Medina. Opera and light opera favorites performed. In case of inability to gather due to COVID-19, the performance will be live streamed at The concert is free, but donations are needed. Donations can be made by calling 330-722-2541 or at

Sunday, June 21

Father’s Day, Go Skateboarding Day and National Selfie Day Take a selfie skateboarding with dad!