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ARTS in Central Backyard Party May 27th

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

 

SAVE THE DATE! May 27, 2017 from 3:30 PM – 8:30 PM will be a day of celebrating excellence, pride, and creativity to be held at the Phillis Wheatley Assoc. 4450 Cedar Avenue. This will be the first of Foluke Cultural Arts  FREE ‘Family Fun Day’ events where there will be:
Vendors (Food and Clothing)+ 2 -Live DJs+ Arcade room from ‘Rock The House’ + Live Music + Poetry + Health and Wellness + Green Machine Food Truck + Chalk walk + Clowns + Face painting + Gift Give-a-ways + East Tech …Drumline + and so much more……VENDING OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE! Check the website at www.folukeculturalarts.org

ciCLEvia Central Planning Meeting Today

Tuesday, May 9th, 2017

What is CiCLEvia? It is an open streets event where segments of streets are temporarily closed to cars and opened for people.  People powered movement, such as biking, walking, dancing, and so much more will be included in this event that encourages a culture of active living and sustainable transportation while highlighting unique neighborhood assets where Cleveland’s residents live, work, and play.

CiCLEvia is a great way to showcase great things that our community has to offer. Hope you can attend the first workshop. Light dinner and refreshments will be served. Attached is the flyer for reference. Please call me if you have any questions.

When: July 16, 2017

Time: 1-5pm

Where: Community College/ Quincy Ave. ( from E. 24- Unwin)

Who: Everyone! ciCLEvia  is open to all ages and abilities

 Learn more:  www.ciclevia.com

Join us May 9th from 6-8pm at Care Alliance (2961 Central Ave.) as we explore what open streets could look like in your neighborhood! For more information: email info@ciclevia.com or call (216) 512-0253

5th Annual Boys to Men Summit May 6

Thursday, April 27th, 2017

5th Annual Boys to Men Health & Empowerment Summit

Presented by All About your Health

Free* parents and guardians welcome – Raffle during adult workshops

Saturday May 6th 2017   8:30am-3:30pm

Register Now, space limited- www.allaboutyourhealth.org

Cuyahoga Community College

2900 Community College Ave., Cleveland Ohio

Lunch is provided

There will be performances

by Metro Gymnasium 2:00pm-3:15pm

Central and Kinsman neighborhoods compete in Cleveland Clinic Health Challenge

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

Attention residents of Central and Kinsman:  Join the Cleveland Clinic 6 Week Health Challenge!

Register and represent your neighborhood in the Six Week Health Challenge. At the kick off event FREE health screenings, line dancing, cooking demonstrations, refreshments, raffle prizes, music and fun for the whole family!
The Six Week Health Challenge is part of the Healthy Communities Initiative – a collaborative effort between Cleveland Clinic and community partners to promote optimal health and wellness. Based on the Community Health Needs Assessment and utilizing combined resources within our local communities, these programs will be customized around three core areas: education, nutrition and physical activity.

Kick Off Event

WHEN: Thursday, May 4, 2017

WHERE: Cleveland Clinic Langston Hughes
Community Health & Education Center
2390 East 79th Street
Cleveland, Ohio 44104

TIME: 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

CONTACT: Registration is strongly advised, but not required. Please call Marsha Thornton
at 216.448.0026.

Community Baby Shower at Friendly Inn tomorrow

Friday, April 7th, 2017

 

Baby sleeps safest alone,on their back, in a crib.

Welcome to Moms Quit for Two 2nd Annual

Community Baby Shower

Who: Expectant Mothers

Where: Friendly Inn Settlement, Inc.

2386 Unwin Rd. Cleveland, OH 44104

When: Saturday April 8, 2017

1:00-4:00 pm

please R.S.V.P. with a Community Health Worker

Call: (216) 431-7656

Free Personal Self Defense Class

Thursday, April 6th, 2017

Self Defense Class April 29

FREE Cooking Classes for Youth

Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

Join the Fun on Tuesdays!

4:00 PM– 6:00 PM

April 4th, 11th, 18th and 25th

CornUcopia Place 7201 Kinsman Road Suite 103B

Near the Garden Valley Library, next to Burten, Bell, Carr Development

  •  Try a new food!
  •  Enjoy fruits and vegetables!
  •  Get great nutrition tips!
  • Make friends!

For more information call Michelle 216-591-0800 x216 or Email: mwilcox@diabetespartnership.org

 

Come out to the Fit-A-Thon!

Friday, March 17th, 2017

The Buckeye, Larchmere, & Woodland Hills HEAL Network is hosting a Fit-A-Thon Saturday March 18 from 11am-2pm!

Learn from the workshops of “Frying without Grease,” “Move it! Move it!,” “Healthy Plates,” and “Sugar: how if Affects the Body!”

Enjoy tools and tips for healthy living, exercise demonstrations, healthy food samples, giveaways, community resources, and vendors!

Hosted at Fairhill Partners, 12200 Fairhill Road, Cleveland OH 44120

Cost- No charge, benefits- Priceless!

Watch the New Documentary 13th

Tuesday, March 7th, 2017

Friday March 24th, 6:00 pm, at the Antioch Baptist Church, 8869 Cedar Avenue, there will be a screening of the Oscar nominated documentary “13th,” directed by Ava DuVernay.  Centered on race in the U.S., criminal justice system, the film is titled after the Thirteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which outlawed slavery (unless as punishment for a crime).  The film argues that slavery is being effectively perpetuated through mass incarceration today.  The film runs l hr. 40 minutes and is rated TV-MA).  Following the screening there will be a guided discussion including panelists and audience members.  Light refreshments provided.  No charge.  For additional information, contact Rev. Mylion Waite 216-932-1521.

12-hour Read-A-Thon at the Garden Valley Neigh. House

Tuesday, March 7th, 2017

Join  Garden Valley Neighborhood House on March 18,2017 for the annual 12-hr Read-a-thon.  The Garden Valley Neighborhood House is located at 7100 Kinsman Rd Cleveland, OH 44104

  • Participants may sign up for a 15 minute time slots available from 7am to 7pm.  You can choose to bring your own reading materials or use what is on site.
  • In addition to the Read-a-thon, the NASW Student Club at Cleveland State is hosting a book drive until March 10th.  The drive is for new or gently used books that will be donated to Garden Valley Neighborhood House to  promote literacy in the Garden Valley community.
  • For more information contact the Garden Valley Neighborhood House at  216-641-5558.