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Akron Art Museum _ "The Art of Movement: Dance Photographs from the Carol Halsted Collection." Through July 3. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Daily. 70 E. Market St., Akron. 376-9185.

Hale Farm and Village _ "Campaign '48: A Great Debate." Saturday and Sunday. "First Settlement." New building and program for the 1999 summer season. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. Noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. 2686 Oak Hill Rd., Bath. $9-$5.50. (877) HALE-FARM.

Western Reserve Historical Society _ Of Corset Matters. Through Aug. 31. Packard Centennial exhibit. Through June. From Saddlebags to CPR: A Medical History Adventure. Ends Monday. Father of His Country and Secular Saint. Through Sept. 5. Tours at Two. 2 p.m. Saturdays through June. 10825 East Blvd., University Circle, Cleveland. $4.50-$6.50. (216) 721-5722.

Cleveland Museum of Natural History _ 1 Wade Oval Drive, University Circle, Cleveland. (216) 231-4600.

The Cleveland Museum of Art _ Graciela Iturbide Photographs: Visions of Mexico. Ends Wednesday. 11150 East Blvd., University Circle, Cleveland. (216) 421-7350.

The Health Museum of Cleveland _ "Boys 2 Men." A seminar for fathers and sons. 9:30 a.m. to noon. Saturday. "Play Safe with the Cleveland Browns." noon to 4 p.m. Saturday. "Medicines: The Inside Story." Ends Monday. 8911 Euclid Ave., Cleveland. (216) 231-5129.

The Great Lakes Science Center _ "Alaska: Spirit of the Wild." Omnimax theater feature. Various times throughout the day. Skycycle exhibit. Runs through June 28. North Coast Harbor, Cleveland. (216) 694-2000.

Rainbow Children's Museum _ World Circus exhibition. Through Sept. 7. 10730 Euclid Ave., Cleveland. (216) 791-7114.

MUSIC

Jazz Night with Chet and Nuff _ Feature singer is Lee Lamonica. 7 to 11 p.m. Sunday. Reflections Lounge, Sheraton Suites, Cuyahoga Falls. 920-7530.

Blossom Music Center _ Tickets on sale for the following performances. John Mellencamp. 8 p.m. June 23. Poison with Ratt, Great White and L.A. Guns. 6 p.m. May 29. Sammy Hagar with the Waboritas. 8 p.m. June 4. Elton John. 8 p.m. June 12. Chicago with The Doobie Brothers. 7:30 p.m. July 28. 945-9400.

The Cleveland Museum of Art _ Audubon Quartet with Reuben and Dorothy Silver, narrators. 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. 11150 East Blvd., Cleveland. (216) 791-5000.

The Cleveland Institute of Music _ International Piano Academy at the Institute. Through June 7. Master Classes with Sergei Babayan. Wednesday, Thursday. (216) 791-5000.

ART

The Little Art Gallery _ 58th Annual May Show Winners exhibit. Features several area artists. Ends June 5. 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays. Closed Memorial Day and Sundays. (330) 499-4712.

Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art _ Lee Mingwei; Laurence Channing and Douglas Lucak- "Pulse Series." 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays through Thursdays. 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Fridays. Noon to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. 8501 Carnegie Ave., Cleveland. (216) 421-8671.

The Sculpture Center _ "I wish I knew." Isabel Farnsworth. Exhibit ends Friday. Noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. University Circle, 12206 Euclid Ave., Cleveland. (216) 229-6527.

Ursuline College _ "Visions from the Interior Landscape." Exhibit runs through June 27. noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday. 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Florence O'Donnell Wasmer Gallery, Ursuline College.

The Butler Institute of American Art _ "Drawings from the Arkansas Arts Center Foundation." Ends Sunday. "Robert Rauschenberg, Darryl Pottorf- Paintings, Prints and Multi-Media. Through June 27. 524 Wick Ave., Youngstown. 743-1711.

Cleveland Institute of Art _ Registration being accepted for summer workshops. Call (216) 421-7461 for list of workshops, cost and registration.

Ohio Watercolor Society _ Entries for statewide watercolor exhibition accepted now through June 1. Cash awards exceed $9,000. (740) 369-4383.

AMUSEMENTS

Great Lakes Fiber Show _ 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Wayne County Fairgrounds, Wooster.

Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens _ Walk and Talk Gardening Lecture- Perennial Garden/English Garden. 1 p.m. Saturday. Flowers in Bloom walks. 714 N. Portage Path, Akron. 836-5533.

Hudson Library and Historical Society _ Discussion of "Dancing After Hours" by the late Andre Dubus. 10 a.m. Friday. 22 Aurora St., Hudson. 653-6658.

Players Guild of Canton _ "Rehearse-A-Thon." Tour theater spaces, observe costume and set building and watch rehearsals for the Guild's upcoming production of "The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas." 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Cultural Center for the Arts, 1001 Market Ave. N., Canton. 453-7619.

McKinley Museum _ Planetarium presentations. 2 p.m. Saturdays. 2 and 3 p.m. Sundays. 1 p.m. School Holidays. 800 McKinley Monument Drive. Canton. 455-7043.

Cuyahoga Valley National Recreation Area _ "A Day Out with Thomas the Tank Engine." Ride on Thomas the Tank Engine and meet Sir Topham Hatt. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday through Tuesday at the Boston Mills Ski Resort. Scenic Railroad is running daytime excursions throughout the week. Call (800) 468-4070 for information.

The Cleveland Museum of Natural History _ 1 Wade Oval Dr., Cleveland. (216) 231-4600.

Tops Great American Rib Cook-Off _ 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Thursday. 11 a.m. to midnight. Friday. noon to midnight. Saturday and Sunday. noon to 8 p.m. Monday. Downtown Cleveland- Burke Lakefront Airport. $4.50-$2.50.

THEATER

Actors' Summit _ "The Gingerbread Lady." 7:30 p.m. Tonight, Friday and Saturday evenings. 3:30 p.m. Sundays. Ends Saturday. Masonic Temple, corner of Main and High Streets, Akron. $20-$26. (330) 342-0800.

Chagrin Valley Little Theater _ "Funny Money." 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. 2 p.m. June 13. Runs through June 19. 40 River St., Chagrin Falls. $11-$6. (440) 247-8955.

Cabaret Dada _ Improvisational Theater. 8:30 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays. 8 and 10:30 p.m. Saturdays. 1210 W. Sixth St., Cleveland. $12. (216) 696-HAHA.

Beck Center for the Arts _ "The Odd Couple." 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays. 2 p.m. Sundays. Ends Sunday. "Floyd Collins." 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. 2 p.m. Sundays. Through June 27. (216) 521-2540.

NIGHTLIFE

Smokin' Crawdads _ 9 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Saturday at Mike's Place, 1700 S. Water St. (Routes 43 and 261), Kent. $4 cover. 673-6501.

The Bluestones _ 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. tonight at Blue Cat Live inside Jillian's, 363 S. Main Street, Akron. $3 cover. 252-0085. 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Friday. Mugs' Brew Pub, 211 Franklin Ave., Kent. No cover. 673-7822. 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturday at Wallaby's, 503 Prospect, Cleveland. No cover. (216) 579-7101.

Wild Goats Coffee & Cafe _ 1708 E. Main St., Kent. 677-BEAN.

Cipriano's Restaurant and Lounge _ Music and dancing. 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday with Big Daddy Revue and Brandy. Cipriano's Restaurant and Lounge, 6544 S.R. 14, Ravenna. 2962277.

The Outpost _ The Damn Band- former members of Midnight Heat. 9:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday. 4962 State Route 43, Brimfield. 678-9667.

Peabody's Down Under _ Iced Earth. 9 p.m. Tonight. Reggae Pajama Party. 9 p.m. Friday. Cryptkicker with Odious Sanction, Time Expired, Puzzle, Crayon Death, Rut, Snatch, Choke Slam and Puppet. 7 p.m. Saturday. (216) 241-2451.

Mugs Brew Pub and Sports Grill _ 673-7822.

Stow-Kent Lanes _ "Teennight" 9 p.m. to midnight every other Saturday. 3870 Fishcreek Road, Stow. 673-1718.

11th Frame Lounge _ Dance music and Karaoke. 9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Kent Bowling Lanes, 1524 S. Water St., Kent. 6731448.

Moonrock Bowling _ 10,000 watts of music and lazar lights with D.J. Mike. Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. 9 p.m. Kent Bowling Lanes, 1524 S. Water St., Kent. 673-1448.

Otto's _ Karaoke. 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday. 4112 S.R. 43, Brimfield Plaza, Brimfield. 6775177.

Genesis _ DJ Chad. 10 tonight. DJ Dave. 10 p.m. Friday. DJ Steve. 10 p.m. Wednesday. 121 W. College St., Kent. 6732673.

Moonlite Bowling _DJ dance party. 9 p.m. Teen night. Friday. Every other Saturday is 21 and over. Sto-Kent Lanes, 3870 Fishcreek Road, Stow. 6731718.

Brinker's Sports Grille _ Corner of S.R. 14 and S.R. 43., Streetsboro.

Falls Fast Lanes _ 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Fridays. Froggy's Karaoke. S.R. 534, Newton Falls.

DANCE

Pointview Dance and Banquet Center _ Dancing from 8:30 p.m. to midnight. $7. Dinner dance. $20. Route 62 and Western Reserve Road, Canfield. 533-1955.

The Maples Ballroom _ Country dancing with DJ Mike Bailey. 7 to 11 p.m. Tonight. $5. 50's/60's Jitterbug Night with the Oldies but Goodies Band. 8 p.m. to midnight. Friday. $7. Ballroom dancing with the Bill Basilone Combo. 8 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Saturday. $7. 3147 S.R. 44, Rootstown. 325-7647.

Youngstown State University _ YSU Dance Ensemble. 8 p.m. Friday, Saturday. Ford Theater, Youngstown State University. (330) 742-3105.

OUTDOORS

Cuyahoga Valley National Recreation Area _ Hikes as Medicine: Walks for Chronic Pain Patients. 10 a.m. to noon. Thursday. Lock 29 Trailhead. Spring Afternoon Ride: River Journey. 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday. Lock 29 Trailhead. Lock 38 Demonstrations. 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday. Canal Visitor Center. Full Moon Hike. 8 to 9:30 p.m. Sunday. Station Road Bridge Trailhead. Hiking for the Young at Heart: Geologic Wonders of the Cuyahoga Valley. 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Monday. Boston Store. (330) 657-2909.

North Chagrin Reservation _ Family Friday Night: Ember Day. 7 to 8:30 p.m. Friday. North Chagrin Nature Center. (440) 473-3370.

Brecksville Reservation _ Search for the Gypsies. 1:30 to 3 p.m. Sunday. Brecksville Nature Center. (440) 526-1012.

Rocky River Reservation _ (440) 734-6660.

Garfield Park Reservation _ (216) 341-3152.

Mill Stream Run Reservation _ (440) 526-1012.

Hinckley Reservation _ (440) 526-1012.

FILM

The Cleveland Museum of Art _ "The Decalogue." Ten one-hour films by Polish director Krzysztof Kieslowski on the relevance of each of the Ten Commandments in today's society. Screening is at 2 p.m. Sundays. Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland. $7-$4.

The Cleveland Cinematheque _ Shattered Image. 8:40 p.m. Tonight. 7 p.m. Sunday. Relax... It's Just Sex. 7:30 p.m. Friday. 9:25 p.m. Saturday. 9:05 p.m. Sunday. Pizzicata. 9:35 p.m. Friday. 7:30 p.m. Saturday. 5:05 p.m. Sunday. (216) 421-7450.

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