Archive for July, 2011

Ten reasons to come to The BBC Block Party tomorrow!

Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

Here are ten reasons why you should come to The BBC Block Party tomorrow:

1)  Burn off that summer cook-out weight you’ve gained

2)  Learn an exciting new method of exercise

3)  Get out of the house

4)  Meet your neighbors

5)  Stop you kids from saying “I’m bored!”

6) Show your kids “you still got it”, and “You can move with the best of ‘em” and all those other phrases you say, but never prove

7) Learn to play the Nintendo Wii while enjoying the weather

8) Win an adult bike 

9) Create an environmentally friendly arts project

and the #10 reason you should come to the BBC Block Party….

10) Create another summer memory that you can reflect on during our cold Cleveland winters

MAYOR ‘S NIGHT OUT AGAINST CRIME–AUGUST 2!

Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

MAYOR NIGHT OUT AGAINST CRIME NEIGHBORHOOD UNITED AGAINST VIOLENCE

Neighborhoods united against violence
Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011
at East Tech High School
2439 East 55th Street, Cleveland
5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Mayor’s Night Out Against Crime
• Games and activities for the whole family
• Live entertainment provided by Showagon
• Free hot dogs
• Pony rides
• Finger printing for children
Bring umbrellas to shade yourself
For more information call 216.664.3290
Fun for the whole family!

BLOCK PARTY

Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

Block Party
Thursday , July 28, 2011
St. John’s Reading Garden
E. 40th St & Central Ave
(Rain location St. John AME Church)
Cleveland, OH
Join us for healthy bar-b-que provided by
U Ask For It restaurant, music, exercise,
give-a-ways, and more!
THIS WEEK’S EXERCISE:
Turbo Kick
For more information on how to participate or volunteer, please call
Burten, Bell, Carr Development, Inc at 216-341-1455.
THIS WEEK’S RAFFLE PRIZE
Adult Bike

Join the Rid-All Green Partnership and Will Allen on July 14!

Monday, July 11th, 2011

Join the Rid-All Green Partnership and Will Allen
to dedicate Cleveland’s Growing Power
Environmental Science Commercial Urban
Ag riculture Training Center
July 14, 2011
10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Thursday, July 14, 2011
East 81st Street and Otter Ave., Cleveland

This event, hosted by noted urban farmer Will Allen, will feature an interactive tour
of the center’s greenhouse, hoop houses and more, with stations on:
— Composting and soil delivery
— Crop selection, management and maintenance
— Aquaponics and the center’s connection to Growing Power
— Environmental justice and community outreach
— Plans for the Forgotten Triangle and urban agriculture
— Green in the Ghetto youth and community engagement
— Food distribution and partnerships

RSVP by July 12 at http://ridalldedication.eventbrite.com.

Supporting partners include: Burten, Bell, Carr Development Corporation; JPMorgan Chase Foundation;
Sirna and Sons Produce; Sisters of Charity Health System; and Sodexo.
Rid-All Green Partnership members:
Rid-All Exterminating Corp., Growing Power,
Environmental Health Watch, PolicyBridge,
Neighborhood Leadership Institute, Green in the
Ghetto, Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland

Line Dancing Returns to BBC’s Active Neighbors for Healthy Neighborhoods!

Monday, July 11th, 2011

Block Party
Thursday, July14, 2011

St. John’s Reading Garden
E. 40th St & Central Ave
(Rain location St. John AME Church)
Cleveland, OH
6:00 pm—8:00 pm
Join us for healthy bar-b-que provided by
U Ask For It restaurant, music, exercise,
give-a-ways, and more!
THIS WEEK’S ACTIVITY:
Line Dancing

For more information on how to participate or volunteer, please call
Burten, Bell, Carr Development, Inc at 216-341-1455.

University Hospital & Rainbow Babies & children presents…….Ronald McDonald Care Mobile!

Monday, July 11th, 2011

Visit  the Ronald McDonald Care Mobile during the 2011 Active Neighbors for Healthy Neighborhoods events!

They wil provide dental exams, cleaning and fluoride application available for children ages 3-12 who are accompanied by a parent or guardian.
The Ronald McDonald Care Mobile ® will be parked across from St. John’s Reading Garden from
6:00pm – 8:00pm on the following dates:
July 21
July 28
August 18
Appointments are preferred; please call
Kim Burton at 216-844-3084.

For more information please call BBC at 216-341-1455

Free Skateboard Lessons!

Monday, July 11th, 2011

Skateboard
Lessons!
Wednesdays & Fridays
12:00 PM at Grant Park
East 38th & Central Ave
July 6th to July 29th

FREE & open to ages 6 and up!
Bring a board or use one provided.
Come learn or show your skills!
Sponsored by Councilwoman Phyllis Cleveland
Contact Burten,Bell, Carr Development, Inc. at 216-341-1455