Author: Olivia McCarthy

Free Nutrition & Fitness talks in December

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on November 29, 2017

  • Health

FREE MONTHLY LECTURE SERIES NuFit: Nutrition & Fitness Education for a new you! Get the latest information on nutrition and fitness: new recipes, facts and myths, and tips from our experts. Bring a friend and enjoy a healthy snack! Reservations are encouraged. DECEMBER TOPICS Holiday Eating Tips and Strategies How to Stay Fit During the Holidays…



Reentry Event at Main Library downtown Akron on Saturday, December 2nd @ 11am-1pm

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on November 27, 2017

  • Reentry

UPCOMING REENTRY EVENT AT MAIN LIBRARY, 60 SOUTH HIGH ST., AKRON SATURDAY, DECEMBER 2ND 11:00AM – 1:00PM Reentry in Motion: Broken Criminal Justice Main Library Room 1 View a documentary that tells the story of America’s broken criminal justice system through the eyes of those who created it, those who have suffered through it, and those who…



Free Christmas Parties on Saturdays in December

by Olivia McCarthy

FREE CHRISTMAS PARTIES SATURDAY, DECEMBER 2ND 2:00PM – 4:00PM Haven of Rest Ministries 175 East Market St., Akron Serves children ages birth to 12 residing in Akron. Traditional “Happy Birthday Jesus” party with puppets, costumed characters, holiday presents and refreshments for youth. Must register in advance @ 330-535-1563. SATURDAY, DECEMBER 2ND 11:00AM – 3:00PM Kenmore…



The Health Insurance Marketplace enrollment ends December 15th so use the free enrollment assistance now and don’t wait for the final rush!

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on November 22, 2017

  • Health

HEALTH INSURANCE MARKETPLACE OPEN ENROLLMENT ENDS DECEMBER 15TH FREE Open Enrollment events will offer assistance with signing up for Federally Funded Marketplace insurance on Healthcare.gov. NO APPOINTMENTS NECESSARY Free service includes creation of an online account, completing an application, receiving results listing eligible Cost Share Reductions and Premium Tax Credits, and enrolling in the health plan of…



Love Bears All is a FREE event for kids who lost a parent to an overdose on Wednesday, November 22nd at 6pm @ Guy’s Party Center

by Olivia McCarthy

LOVE BEARS ALL FREE EVENT FOR CHILDREN WHO HAVE LOST A FAMILY MEMBER TO ADDICTION WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 22ND 6:00PM Guy’s Party Center 500 E. Waterloo Rd., Akron CLICK HERE TO REGISTER BY 11/17 The event will include pizza, snacks, a hand-stuffed “Love Bears All” teddy bear for each child, a memorial craft, games, dancing, and photo…



Free Thanksgiving Meals at various locations from Sunday, November 19th thru Thursday, November 24th

by Olivia McCarthy

FREE THANKSGIVING MEALS WALK IN FOR SERVICE SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 19TH 1:30PM – 3:30PM Higher Ground Worship Center 380 Wooster Road North, Barberton Bus Route #8 MONDAY, NOVEMBER 20TH 11:30AM – 1:30PM Second Baptist Church 690 S. Main St., Akron MONDAY, NOVEMBER 20TH Starting at 5:00PM Salvation Army – Barberton 560 Wooster Road West, Barberton TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 21ST 5:30PM…