Author: Olivia McCarthy

Reentry Event at Main Library downtown Akron on Saturday, December 16th @ 11am-1pm

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on December 6, 2017

  • Reentry

UPCOMING REENTRY EVENT AT MAIN LIBRARY, 60 SOUTH HIGH ST., AKRON SATURDAY, DECEMBER 16TH 11:00AM – 1:00PM Reentry in Motion: Life Without Parole Main Library Room 2AB The U.S. is the only country in the world that sentences youth to Life Without Parole. This sentence not only affects the incarcerated individual and victim, but the whole community.…



Stay Warm this Winter – Walk-In Super Tuesday Evenings added to the Winter Crisis Program

by Olivia McCarthy

The Emergency Home Energy Winter Crisis Program (E-HEAP) has added four Super Tuesday Walk-In Evenings on the 1st Tuesday of each month. Akron Summit Community Action 670 W. Exchange St., Akron NO APPOINTMENTS NECESSARY for households whose gas or electric is OFF, customers transferring utility service, and those with less than 25% supply of bulk…



Free Grief Support to help you through the holiday season on Wednesday, December 13th @ Hospice Care Center, Akron

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on December 4, 2017

  • Health

GRIEF, LOSS & HOLIDAY PAIN The grieving process can be especially difficult during special holidays or dates of significance. This session will provide tips to help you through the holiday season. It will also offer tips for family and friends when dealing with a bereaved person. WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 13TH 2:00PM – 4:00PM or 6:00PM –…



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…