6 THINGS TO DO THIS WEEK
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1 -- Look for farm fresh food
The Aurora Farmers Market continues each Wednesday from 4 to 7 p.m. through Aug. 30 in the parking lot behind the Church in Aurora. There are many local vendors on hand offering a variety of food and other products.
2 -- Enjoy music
The fourth in the city's summer music concert series will take place tonight (July 12) from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. when MDU performs rock tunes at the Veterans Memorial Park gazebo.
Bring lawn chairs or a blanket to enjoy the music on the grassy hillside. If the weather is rainy, the concert will take place in Aurora High's auditorium. In case of inclement weather, call the hotline at 330-655-6410 for up to date information.
3 -- Find a few
Local residents can get find some good reading for summer nights or cold winter days and nights at the Friends of the Library book sale July 12 and 22 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Aurora Memorial Library. The sale takes place two times each month in the library's basement.
4 -- Attend ACT's summer play
The summer stock production "Grease" continues July 14-15 at 8 p.m. at Aurora Community Theatre in the Aurora Memorial Library building.
5 -- Enjoy a nature program
The Moebius Nature Center on East Mennonite Road invites area residents to learn more about nature's fairy lights, winged noctural creatures and things that go bump i the night. The "Night Flight" program will be offered July 15 at 7:30 p.m. Participants should register online at www.mymnc.org.
6 - Fairs and festivals
Many fun summer events are coming up in the next week at locations not far from Aurora. The area's first county fair of the season continues through July 16 at Cortland (Trumbull County). The Italian-American Festival will run July 13-15 at Lock 3 Park in downtown Akron. The Willoughby Arts Fest will be July 15 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the downtown area and the Carroll County Fair will run July 18-23 on the northeast side of Carrollton off Route 43.