Archive for ‘food’

Learn About Urban Farming on Cleveland’s East Side

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

Learn about all the urban farming that is happening on Cleveland’s east side, specifically in Kinsman and Central!

Read this cleveland.com article that discusses the urban farms on the east side of Cleveland including the Ka-La Healing Garden, Rid-All Green Partnership, and the our very own Kinsman Farm.

While there is no official definition of an urban farm, Cleveland, by some estimates, is considered the second largest urban farming city in the U.S.!

Join in the growing movement and support your local urban farm!!

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

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.

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!

Come to Wellness Thursdays!

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

Cuyahoga Community College Occupational Therapy Assistant Program Presents:

Wellness Thursdays (for Seniors 55+)

Thursdays from 1pm-3pm starting 2/23/2017 thru 4/13/17

Cornucopia Place: 7201 Kinsman Rd. Ste. 103B, Cleveland OH 44104

Call 216-341-1455 to register or with questions!

Topics include smart eating, health management, Tri-C experience/benefits, and Exercise!

 

Nature’s Best Choices Adventures to Asia Plaza

Thursday, February 9th, 2017

On February 1, Nature’s Best Choices, a program by Quiana Singleton through the Community Climate Ambassadors, traveled to Asia Plaza with seniors from CMHA to learn about fruits and vegetables from Asian culture. The participants  chose various foods and returned to CornUcopia Place where Chef Eric Wells prepared a dish with the foods that the seniors brought back. The program promotes fresh fruits and vegetables and healthy eating.

Read about the experience in Freshwater Cleveland:  http://www.freshwatercleveland.com/innovationnews/NatureChioces020717.aspx

Cook For Life- 6 Week, Free Cooking Series Starts Tonight!

Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

Come experience healthy living in a new way with our 6 weeks cooking series, Cook For Life!

Learn the basics to cooking everyday cuisine, with discussions on cooking, health, exercise and nutrition! Classes brought to you by Sha’Da Taylor, a Nutrition Coach and Personal Trainer.

Tuesdays from 6-8pm

January 17-February 28

CornUcopia Place: 7201 Kinsman Rd. Ste. 103B.

Cost: FREE!

Please register at: cornucopiaplacebbc.eventbrite.com

or

Burten, Bell Carr at 216-341-1455

or

Sha’Da at beharmoniouslyfit@gmail.com

Event at Hillside Park!

Friday, October 21st, 2016

Come out to Hillside Park Saturday October 22, 2016 to learn how to build your ideas like an architect. Contribute your ideas for how you play at the park.

All ages welcomed! Snacks and activities provided

4-6pm

Hillside Park: 7701 Hillside Rd. Cleveland OH 44104