Calendar of Events
7/29/2013, 12:25 p.m.
The East Tech Class of 1967 presents a Gospel Fest at Sanctuary Baptist Church, 4004 E. 131st Street, Cleveland, OH 44105. The event will feature C-Time, Praise Dancers and other musical sensations. For further information, contact 216-799-5708 or 216-921-7500.
7th Annual Fish Fry Fund-Raiser
On Friday, August 2, 2013 State Representative Sandra Williams, 11th House District, and friends will be hosting the fundraiser from 5pm to 8pm at the Fraternal Order of Police Hall, 2249 Payne Avenue. The contribution levels are Friend, one ticket for $15.00, Table Sponsor, 10 tickets for $150.00, Gold Level Sponsor, 10 tickets and branding opportunities for 250, Host Committee, 20 tickets and branding opportunities. A ticket includes live music, line dancing, and catfish or perch with baked beans, cole slaw, and beverages. For further information and RSVP, contact 216-849-2770.
3rd Annual Meet and Greet
Concerned Citizens and the Discovery Center are hosting the Third Annual Meet and Greet on Saturday, August 3 at 13512 Kinsman Road. The event takes place between 11:00 am and 4:30 pm. For further information, contact 216-283-5960 or 216-785-4179.
University Circle Community Festival
Mt. Zion UCC will host a community festival on Saturday, August 3rd from 11 am to 5 pm. The festival will feature a Rib Burn Off and a Classic Car show. There will be music, children’s games, food and fun for all. The event is located on Magnolia Drive between 105th Street and 108th Street.
Mt. Zion UCC to host Tribute to Veterans
On Sunday, August 4th Mt. Zion UCC will host a tribute to veterans with this year’s honoree being Retired Congressman Louis Stokes. The 11 am worship service guest speaker will be Rev. Romal Tune. Mt. Zion UCC is located at10723 Magnolia Drive, Cleveland, Ohio 44106.
Hospice of the Western Reserve
The Hospice of the Western Reserve will host its 35th annual meeting on Thursday, August 8th at 5:00 pm at the new Global Center for Health Innovation. The theme of this year’s meeting is “Life’s a Journey in Greater Cleveland”. For further information, contact the Hospice of the Western Reserve at 17876 St. Clair Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44110.
The Kym Sellers Foundation’s 14th Annual Benefit for Multiple Sclerosis
Saturday, August 17, 2013 the foundation will be having a 7pm VIP reception, 8pm dinner and program at the Marriot Cleveland Downtown at Key Center, 127 Public Square. Sam Sylk, Radio and TV Personality is the Master of Ceremony and there will be live entertainment from the Benjaminz. This black tie optional event cost $135.00 and for further information, contact 216-780-0099 or visit www.kymsellersfoundation.org
13th Annual Back to School Celebration
The Townsend, 82nd, Platt, Keyes are hosting the Annual Back to School Celebration on Saturday, August 24 at 8102 Townsend Avenue from 12:00 pm and 4:00 pm. This is a community event which benefits the children in the area with school supplies. For further information, contact 216-385-7234.
Annual JFK Alumni Picnic
On Saturday, August 24 at Punderson State Park, the John F. Kennedy Alumni will host their 3rd annual picnic. The event will take place between 12:00 pm and 7:00 pm. Bring your own food. There will be a food vendor on site. For further information, contact 216-780-5705.
Movie Screening -Cleveland Public Library
The Cleveland Public Library, MLK Jr. Branch, will be hosting a free screening on an important PBS documentary about African-American funeral traditions “Homegoings” followed by a discussion on the tradition, history, and celebration of funerals. Tuesday, August, 27, 2013 from 5:00pm until 7:00pm at 1962 Stokes Blvd. Cleveland, Ohio 44106. The event is sponsored by eFuneral.