Watterson-Lake Community Meeting
Aug
20
6:00 PM18:00

Watterson-Lake Community Meeting

Please join Councilman Matt Zone and Detroit Shoreway Community Development Organization for a conversation about the former Watterson-Lake School site (West 74th St and Detroit Ave)

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In 2019, Waverly School moved out of Watterson-Lake and into its new school building.

Updates will be shared on the status of the site and timeline for redevelopment.

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Computer Basics 2
Aug
22
11:00 AM11:00

Computer Basics 2

  • Gordon Square Arcade Computer Lab (map)
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Open and judgment-free Computer Basics 2 class in our Computer Lab, located within the Gordon Square Arcade. Perfect for users looking to expand their new computer skills. Every Thursday, 11am-12pm.

For more information, contact our Digital Literacy Coordinator, Alicia Greasby, by email or at 216.961.9073 x235

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Computer Basics 1
Aug
23
6:00 PM18:00

Computer Basics 1

Open and judgment-free Computer Basics class in our Computer Lab, located within the Gordon Square Arcade. Perfect for beginners, every other Friday, 6-7pm.

For more information, contact our Digital Literacy Coordinator, Alicia Greasby, by email or at 216.961.9073 x235

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NWT Community Open House Celebration
Aug
23
6:00 PM18:00

NWT Community Open House Celebration

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Join Near West Theatre for their FREE annual Community Open House Celebration! This year, they introduce their new Artistic Director, Trinidad Snider, and honor dedicated volunteers.

Look forward to:
Free Food
Cash Bar
Door Prizes
Live Music on the Patio
Open Mic Performances
Dancing
& Family Crafts with Talespinner Children's Theatre

Come as you are, and bring friends!

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Computer Basics 1
Aug
27
10:00 AM10:00

Computer Basics 1

  • Gordon Square Arcade Computer Lab (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Open and judgment-free Computer Basics class in our Computer Lab, located within the Gordon Square Arcade. Perfect for beginners, every Tuesday, 10-11am.

For more information, contact our Digital Literacy Coordinator, Alicia Greasby, by email or at 216.961.9073 x235

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Social Media Class
Aug
27
1:00 PM13:00

Social Media Class

Open and judgment-free Social Media class in our Computer Lab, located within the Gordon Square Arcade. Perfect for beginners looking to understand how to use social media networks. Every Tuesday, 1-2pm.

For more information, contact our Digital Literacy Coordinator, Alicia Greasby, by email or at 216.961.9073 x235

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Computer Basics 2
Aug
29
11:00 AM11:00

Computer Basics 2

  • Gordon Square Arcade Computer Lab (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Open and judgment-free Computer Basics 2 class in our Computer Lab, located within the Gordon Square Arcade. Perfect for users looking to expand their new computer skills. Every Thursday, 11am-12pm.

For more information, contact our Digital Literacy Coordinator, Alicia Greasby, by email or at 216.961.9073 x235

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Take Charge of Your Health
Sep
4
10:00 AM10:00

Take Charge of Your Health

  • Cleveland Public Library - Walz Branch (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Walz library branch provides free health screenings, advice on living with and managing chronic health conditions, registration for home health visits, screening and help from benefits specialists with Medicare, food stamps and other assistance. Sessions are free and open to the public. All ages are welcome. Every first Wednesday of the month.

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CPT Pandemonium: Alchemy
Sep
7
7:00 PM19:00

CPT Pandemonium: Alchemy

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Cleveland Public Theatre’s annual fundraising extravaganza transforms the CPT campus into a labyrinth of theatre, dance, visual, and performance art in every corner.

Tickets are all-inclusive, featuring fabulous local food, free valet, and complimentary drinks served all night long. A feast for the eyes, mind, appetite, and imagination—proceeds benefit CPT’s groundbreaking artistic work and life-changing education programs.

Tickets: $165; $95 is tax deductible.

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Trans* in the CLE
Sep
14
9:00 AM09:00

Trans* in the CLE

  • LGBT Community Center of Greater Cleveland (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS
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This event celebrates the Trans* and gender non-conforming community and brings together individuals and organizations for connection, resources and celebration. The conference theme is Trans* in the CLE: Resilient. This theme reflects of the challenging social and political climate that transgender and gender non-conforming individuals continue to navigate in Cleveland and the United States, and highlights the resiliency and power embodied within our collective identity.


The conference will feature a series of workshops geared toward the trans* community. Space is limited, so register at this Eventbrite link.

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North Pointe Ballet Community Performance
Oct
13
2:00 PM14:00

North Pointe Ballet Community Performance

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North Pointe Ballet’s mission is to make classical ballet accessible to everyone in our community. “What’s Your Why?” is North Pointe Ballet’s second annual repertory concert. The performance will reflect on what motivates dancers, artists, and members of the community through classical and contemporary pieces.

Ticket info TBA.

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12 Hours of Terror
Oct
19
to Oct 20

12 Hours of Terror

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Join the Capitol Theatre for the 10th Annual 12 Hours of Terror, an all-night horror movie marathon that includes: A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984), Scream (1996), Bloody Birthday (1981), Parasite 3D (1982), Dawn of the Dead (2004) plus 2 surprise films. They'll also be having a special cake and ice cream break to celebrate the 10th anniversary! No one under 18 admitted.

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Día de Muertos
Nov
2
11:00 AM11:00

Día de Muertos

  • Cleveland Public Theatre campus (map)
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A vibrant cultural celebration for the whole family, the annual “Day of the Dead” honors the memory of those who have passed and is a treasured holiday in Mexico and throughout Latin America. Activities include indoor and outdoor art installations, Latin food, live music, performances and a colorful “Skulls & Skeletons” procession.

www.diademuertosohio.com

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Y-Haven Theatre Project
Nov
7
7:00 PM19:00

Y-Haven Theatre Project

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Created & Performed by the men of Y-Haven, a branch of the Greater Cleveland YMCA, with Adam Seeholzer & Les Hunter.
Directed by Adam Seeholzer.
The one-weekend-only production at CPT is followed by a community-wide tour.

November 7-10
7pm (Thu/Fri) and 3pm (Sun), James Levin Theatre

The Y-Haven Theatre Project is a 21-year partnership between Cleveland Public Theatre and Y-Haven, a branch of the Greater Cleveland YMCA. Y-Haven is a transitional housing facility for formerly homeless men recovering from substance abuse and mental health challenges. Every year, CPT collaborates with the clients of Y-Haven to create an original theatre production, performed by the men and based on their life stories. The Y-Haven Theatre Project captures an authenticity and emotional power as the cast shares their true-to-life experiences often hidden from the world.

The James Levin Theatre is ADA compliant featuring a patron elevator and an all gender, wheelchair accessible restroom.

Free, $5 suggested donation.

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Y-Haven Theatre Project
Nov
8
7:00 PM19:00

Y-Haven Theatre Project

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Created & Performed by the men of Y-Haven, a branch of the Greater Cleveland YMCA, with Adam Seeholzer & Les Hunter.
Directed by Adam Seeholzer.
The one-weekend-only production at CPT is followed by a community-wide tour.

November 7-10
7pm (Thu/Fri) and 3pm (Sun), James Levin Theatre

The Y-Haven Theatre Project is a 21-year partnership between Cleveland Public Theatre and Y-Haven, a branch of the Greater Cleveland YMCA. Y-Haven is a transitional housing facility for formerly homeless men recovering from substance abuse and mental health challenges. Every year, CPT collaborates with the clients of Y-Haven to create an original theatre production, performed by the men and based on their life stories. The Y-Haven Theatre Project captures an authenticity and emotional power as the cast shares their true-to-life experiences often hidden from the world.

The James Levin Theatre is ADA compliant featuring a patron elevator and an all gender, wheelchair accessible restroom.

Free, $5 suggested donation.

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Y-Haven Theatre Project
Nov
10
3:00 PM15:00

Y-Haven Theatre Project

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Created & Performed by the men of Y-Haven, a branch of the Greater Cleveland YMCA, with Adam Seeholzer & Les Hunter.
Directed by Adam Seeholzer.
The one-weekend-only production at CPT is followed by a community-wide tour.

November 7-10
7pm (Thu/Fri) and 3pm (Sun), James Levin Theatre

The Y-Haven Theatre Project is a 21-year partnership between Cleveland Public Theatre and Y-Haven, a branch of the Greater Cleveland YMCA. Y-Haven is a transitional housing facility for formerly homeless men recovering from substance abuse and mental health challenges. Every year, CPT collaborates with the clients of Y-Haven to create an original theatre production, performed by the men and based on their life stories. The Y-Haven Theatre Project captures an authenticity and emotional power as the cast shares their true-to-life experiences often hidden from the world.

The James Levin Theatre is ADA compliant featuring a patron elevator and an all gender, wheelchair accessible restroom.

Free, $5 suggested donation.

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Social Media Class
Aug
20
1:00 PM13:00

Social Media Class

Open and judgment-free Social Media class in our Computer Lab, located within the Gordon Square Arcade. Perfect for beginners looking to understand how to use social media networks. Every Tuesday, 1-2pm.

For more information, contact our Digital Literacy Coordinator, Alicia Greasby, by email or at 216.961.9073 x235

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Computer Basics 1
Aug
20
10:00 AM10:00

Computer Basics 1

  • Gordon Square Arcade Computer Lab (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Open and judgment-free Computer Basics class in our Computer Lab, located within the Gordon Square Arcade. Perfect for beginners, every Tuesday, 10-11am.

For more information, contact our Digital Literacy Coordinator, Alicia Greasby, by email or at 216.961.9073 x235

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Back to School Blowout with Recess Cleveland
Aug
18
2:00 PM14:00

Back to School Blowout with Recess Cleveland

  • Joseph M. Gallagher Elementary School (map)
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Bring your family to Gallagher Elementary School for FREE recess and field day games (kickball, dodgeball, etc), FREE food, contests, bounce houses, community building, and more. All ages and abilities welcome! Recess Cleveland believes recess is a fun way to get families to drop their phones, exercise, relieve stress and socialize.

There will be plenty of water and some food on hand. Bring food or drinks to share and chairs if you can.

This event was made possible by Councilman Matt Zone, the Detroit Shoreway Community Development Organization, Neighborhood Leadership Development Program, IOBY, Neighborhood Connections and supporters like you.

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Thank you to Ward 15 Councilman Matthew Zone for your sponsorship of this event.

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Edgewater LIVE
Aug
15
4:30 PM16:30

Edgewater LIVE

Edgewater LIVE Aug. 15: Carlos Jones and the P.L.U.S. Band (Reggae)

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Edgewater LIVE presented by Cuyahoga Community College takes place on Centennial Plaza at Edgewater Beach House. Performers from the Tri-C Creative Arts Program provide entertainment beginning at 4:30pm. Then, from 6 to 9pm, the region’s favorite headlining acts will perform on the Dollar Bank Stage.

Visitors can grab a bite to eat from a rotating lineup of more than a dozen local food trucks each week and enjoy happy hour and local made-to-order fare from the Beach House, along with spectacular views of Lake Erie and Cleveland’s skyline.

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Computer Basics 2
Aug
15
11:00 AM11:00

Computer Basics 2

  • Gordon Square Arcade Computer Lab (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Open and judgment-free Computer Basics 2 class in our Computer Lab, located within the Gordon Square Arcade. Perfect for users looking to expand their new computer skills. Every Thursday, 11am-12pm.

For more information, contact our Digital Literacy Coordinator, Alicia Greasby, by email or at 216.961.9073 x235

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The Dark Room
Aug
13
7:00 PM19:00

The Dark Room

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Cleveland Public Theatre’s The Dark Room is an "open mic" where playwrights take center stage and give their work a chance to grow. Held on the second Tuesday of each month, The Dark Room is open to all writers and performers as well as audience members interested in cold readings of new scripts. Part of CPT's New Play Development programming, The Dark Room provides new and experienced writers the opportunity to test drive their new play, novel, poem, or any other written material in a supportive, yet critical, environment. Playwrights may bring up to 10 pages of material and actors are cast on the spot.

Due to the historic nature of the space, The Church is not ADA compliant at this time.

7:00pm: Sign-up begins for writers and actors (space is limited). Writers can bring up to 10 pages of work to be read; actors will be cast on the spot.

Actors must arrive by 7:15pm to be considered.

7:30pm: Open Mic Session readings begin

And don’t forget – FREE Great Lakes Brewing Company beer!
Free. Suggested donation of $5 is welcomed at the door but not required.

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Social Media Class
Aug
13
1:00 PM13:00

Social Media Class

Open and judgment-free Social Media class in our Computer Lab, located within the Gordon Square Arcade. Perfect for beginners looking to understand how to use social media networks. Every Tuesday, 1-2pm.

For more information, contact our Digital Literacy Coordinator, Alicia Greasby, by email or at 216.961.9073 x235

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Free Vision Screening
Aug
13
10:00 AM10:00

Free Vision Screening

  • LGBT Community Center of Greater Cleveland (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The ChildSight Team is offering FREE vision screenings, prescriptions, and glasses at the LGBT Community Center. It is open to all ages! But space is limited - you must call the Center's front desk at 216.651.5428 to reserve your slot.

Glasses take a few weeks to be delivered to The Center, and recipients will be notified when they can come in to pick them up.

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Computer Basics 1
Aug
13
10:00 AM10:00

Computer Basics 1

  • Gordon Square Arcade Computer Lab (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Open and judgment-free Computer Basics class in our Computer Lab, located within the Gordon Square Arcade. Perfect for beginners, every Tuesday, 10-11am.

For more information, contact our Digital Literacy Coordinator, Alicia Greasby, by email or at 216.961.9073 x235

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First Day of School Clap-In
Aug
12
7:30 AM07:30

First Day of School Clap-In

Welcome our neighborhood school students and show community support by applauding them on their first day of school! Meet at Joseph M. Gallagher School at 7:30am to “clap-in” students until about 8am, then join a 10-minute walk to Waverly Elementary School by 8:30am to welcome more students.

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Cleveland’s Cutest Puppy Contest
Aug
10
3:00 PM15:00

Cleveland’s Cutest Puppy Contest

Cleveland.com is inviting you and your puppy to a free photo shoot event on Saturday, Aug. 10 at Cleveland’s Edgewater Park from 3-7 p.m. In case of inclement weather, the event will be Sunday, Aug. 11 from 3-7 p.m.

To be eligible for the contest, the puppy must be 1-year-old or younger as of Aug. 31, 2019, and the owner must be a resident of one of these Northeast Ohio counties (Cuyahoga, Lorain, Medina, Summit, Portage, Lake and Geauga).

Don’t worry if you can’t make it out to Edgewater Park on Aug. 10. Check out cleveland.com/best on Aug. 12 for instructions on how you can enter your puppy into the contest by email.

Everyone who comes to the photo event will get a portrait taken by cleveland.com. The picture will automatically be entered into Cleveland’s Cutest Puppy contest, and you will receive a free digital copy of the portrait.

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Clocking In & Coming Out
Aug
10
10:00 AM10:00

Clocking In & Coming Out

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Please join the LGBT Community Center and Equality Ohio on Saturday, August 10th from 10am-2pm for the “Clocking In & Coming Out” Workplace Resource Forum!

This event will connect employers and employees to a variety of resources, while providing them with the tools they need to create healthy, affirmative work environments and give them access to expert advice on a number of important topics including employee resources groups, workplace policy, insurance and legal issues. The event provides attendees the chance to visit information tables, network, and attend panel discussions with representatives from participating organizations.

Event Agenda:

10a Registration
10:30p Panel 1 Discussion
12:00p Panel 2 Discussion
1:15p Open Forum

Participating Organizations:
LGBT Community Center
Equality Ohio
TransOhio
Human Rights Campaign
Avery Denison
Margie’s Hope
One World Dance
Amplio Fitness

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Computer Basics 1
Aug
9
6:00 PM18:00

Computer Basics 1

Open and judgment-free Computer Basics class in our Computer Lab, located within the Gordon Square Arcade. Perfect for beginners, every other Friday, 6-7pm.

For more information, contact our Digital Literacy Coordinator, Alicia Greasby, by email or at 216.961.9073 x235

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USA Triathlon National Championships
Aug
9
to Aug 11

USA Triathlon National Championships

USA Triathlon Age Group National Championships is returning to Cleveland at Edgewater Park. Athletes will swim in Lake Erie and bike and run along the lake shore. Spectators welcome!

This championship assembles the best age group triathletes from across the United States to compete against their peers for the national title in their respective age groups.

This event is expected to attract over 5,000 participants from all 50 states as well as 17 different countries! The event is a collaboration between USA Triathlon, Greater Cleveland Sports Commission and the City of Cleveland.

Several road closures and traffic modifications will be in place during this event.

From 4:30am to 12pm on both Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 10 and 11, the Shoreway will be closed.  Eastbound Shoreway – Lake/Clifton & West Blvd to Muni Lot Westbound Shoreway – Dead Man’s Curve to Lake/Clifton & West Blvd

From 4:30am to 12pm on both Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 10 and 11, the Shoreway will be closed.

Eastbound Shoreway – Lake/Clifton & West Blvd to Muni Lot
Westbound Shoreway – Dead Man’s Curve to Lake/Clifton & West Blvd

From 4:30am to 1pm on both Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 10 and 11, Lake Ave will be closed except for local eastbound access.  Lake Ave from W 104th St to West Blvd

From 4:30am to 1pm on both Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 10 and 11, Lake Ave will be closed except for local eastbound access.

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For full information about road closures, parking restrictions and reroutes, click here.

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Computer Basics 2
Aug
8
11:00 AM11:00

Computer Basics 2

  • Gordon Square Arcade Computer Lab (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Open and judgment-free Computer Basics 2 class in our Computer Lab, located within the Gordon Square Arcade. Perfect for users looking to expand their new computer skills. Every Thursday, 11am-12pm.

For more information, contact our Digital Literacy Coordinator, Alicia Greasby, by email or at 216.961.9073 x235

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Take Charge of Your Health
Aug
7
10:00 AM10:00

Take Charge of Your Health

  • Cleveland Public Library - Walz Branch (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Walz library branch provides free health screenings, advice on living with and managing chronic health conditions, registration for home health visits, screening and help from benefits specialists with Medicare, food stamps and other assistance. Sessions are free and open to the public. All ages are welcome. Every first Wednesday of the month.

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Recess Cleveland
Aug
6
4:30 PM16:30

Recess Cleveland

The Aug. 6 Recess event is canceled due to the weather forecast.

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Please check out the Aug. 18 field day at Gallagher for another chance to enjoy yard games and inflatables!

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Thank you to Ward 15 Councilman Matthew Zone for your sponsorship of this event.

Bring your family every Tuesday for FREE recess and field day games (kickball, dodgeball, etc), FREE food, contests, bounce houses, community building, and more. Recess Cleveland believes recess is a fun way to get families to drop their phones, exercise, relieve stress and socialize.

There will be plenty of water and some food on hand. Bring food or drinks to share and chairs if you can.

This event was made possible by Councilman Matt Zone, the Detroit Shoreway Community Development Organization, Neighborhood Leadership Development Program, IOBY, Neighborhood Connections and supporters like you.

Volunteers needed for Recess Cleveland this summer! Fun jobs like grillmaster, setup crew and social media. Sign up here.

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Social Media Class
Aug
6
1:00 PM13:00

Social Media Class

Open and judgment-free Social Media class in our Computer Lab, located within the Gordon Square Arcade. Perfect for beginners looking to understand how to use social media networks. Every Tuesday, 1-2pm.

For more information, contact our Digital Literacy Coordinator, Alicia Greasby, by email or at 216.961.9073 x235

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Computer Basics 1
Aug
6
10:00 AM10:00

Computer Basics 1

  • Gordon Square Arcade Computer Lab (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Open and judgment-free Computer Basics class in our Computer Lab, located within the Gordon Square Arcade. Perfect for beginners, every Tuesday, 10-11am.

For more information, contact our Digital Literacy Coordinator, Alicia Greasby, by email or at 216.961.9073 x235

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Cleveland Sand Festival
Aug
3
8:00 AM08:00

Cleveland Sand Festival

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More than fifty teams from across Northeast Ohio will hit the beach this August to determine who reigns supreme at this fifth-annual summer festival at Edgewater Beach. All are welcome to this family-friendly event.

Schedule:
8 AM: Sand Castle Build
10 AM: Volleyball, Cornhole Tournaments Begin
1 PM: Public Voting Begins
2 PM: Parade of Castles
3 PM: Shovels Down, Jury, VB Championship
4 PM: Award Conferral

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Edgewater LIVE
Aug
1
4:30 PM16:30

Edgewater LIVE

Edgewater LIVE Aug. 1: The Prince Project Band (Prince Tribute Band)

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Edgewater LIVE presented by Cuyahoga Community College takes place on Centennial Plaza at Edgewater Beach House. Performers from the Tri-C Creative Arts Program provide entertainment beginning at 4:30pm. Then, from 6 to 9pm, the region’s favorite headlining acts will perform on the Dollar Bank Stage.

Visitors can grab a bite to eat from a rotating lineup of more than a dozen local food trucks each week and enjoy happy hour and local made-to-order fare from the Beach House, along with spectacular views of Lake Erie and Cleveland’s skyline.

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