Events

  • Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at 06:00 PM

    Brewing Good Presents Dr. Chris Winslow: State of Lake Erie

    Brewing Good Presents: An Evening with Dr. Chris Winslow, Director of the Ohio Sea Grant College Program
    Grab a pint and join us in the Great Lakes Brewing Co. Tasting Room as Dr. Chris Winslow discusses the State of Lake Erie. Serving as the Director of the Ohio Sea Grant College Program, Winslow will discuss the challenges facing Lake Erie and how organizations are banding together with state governments to tackle them. Plus, GLBC representatives will be on hand to share details on the 2017 Great Lakes Burning River Fest happening August 18 and 19!
     
    The Tasting Room bar will be open and feature a limited food menu. 
     
    The evening is proudly presented in collaboration with Sustainable Cleveland 2019, The City Club of Cleveland, Cleveland Water Alliance, Drink Local. Drink Tap., Ohio Lake Erie Commission, and the Ohio Sea Grant College Program.
    To register click here.
  • Thursday, July 27, 2017 at 01:00 PM

    Internet of H2O Challenge Stakeholder Meeting

     

    The Challenge

     

    The Internet H20 Challenge is an innovation competition focused on creating create an end-to-end scalable monitoring system for Lake Erie. This groundbreaking challenge will award up to $100,000 in prizes and technical support to teams of innovators that address the challenge of monitoring nutrient loading and harmful algabl blooms in Lake Erie using Software-Defined Networking, IoT Devices, and Data Analytics.

     

    The Event

     

    Lake Erie Researchers, Data Scientists, Sensor Technologists, and Environmental Engineers are invited to convene around the opportunity to create a paradigm of Lake Erie management that not only offers a potential solution to managing nutrients and HABs, but opens the door to the first holistically monitored Smart Lake.

     

    Click here for more information and to register. 

    Fire Station #1 in Sandusky, OH
  • Thursday, July 27, 2017 at 05:30 PM

    Quarterly Meeting, Vibrant Green Space, Powered by PechaKucha

     

    Join the Mayor's Office of Sustainability for the second quarterly Sustainable Cleveland meeting of 2017. This event is free of charge and open to everyone interested in vibrant green spaces. There will be a cash bar as well as light snacks.

     

    This event is presented by Sustainable Cleveland, hosted by the Music Box, and Powered by PechaKucha. It will include 8-10 creative Clevelanders presenting their ideas and obsessions, all around the topic of vibrant green spaces. PechaKucha, Japanese for "chit-chat" and pronounced "peh-CHAK-chah", is a style of presenting in which each person is allowed to show 20 images of their work and each image automatically advances every 20 seconds.

     

    Click here to register. 

    Music Box Supper Club in Cleveland, OH
  • Friday, July 28, 2017 at 07:00 AM

    Bike to Work Day- July

     

    RIDE YOUR BIKE TO WORK!

    Friday, July 28th is Bike to Work Day in Cleveland, and we will be downtown at the Cleveland Bike Rack with hot coffee and bagels from Bruegger's Bagels for bike commuters headed to (or through) downtown to work. Our partners at Bike Lakewood will also be hosting their monthly location at Lakewood Public Library. Details for both locations are below.

     

    Click here for more information. 

  • Friday, July 28, 2017 at 04:00 PM

    6th Annual Clean Transportation Cruise-In

    Please join Earth Day Coalition in celebrating our 6th Annual Clean Transportation Cruise-in. This free event will be held on July 28th from 4pm-9pm at Edgewater Park within the Cleveland Metroparks. Not your average Cruise-in, the Clean Transportation Cruise-in will feature a Midwest EVOLVE electric vehicle ride and drive, showcase the latest and greatest in alt-fuel technologies, and feature everything from electric vehicles, Segways, compressed natural gas vehicles, hybrids, chopper bicycles, electric motorcycles, and more much. This family-friendly event will also feature live music, kids activities, yard games, local food trucks, local micro-brews and a raffle with some incredible prizes. Come enjoy a beautiful Lake Erie sunset while you learn something new about greener transportation options. All proceeds from this event will benefit the Earth Day Coalition as well as promote our work as the local Clean Cities Coalition serving Northeast Ohio

    Edgewater Park
  • Sunday, July 30, 2017 at 09:00 AM

    Let's Find Common Ground

    On a single day, Sunday, July 30, people from across the county will meet and have conversations around a common table -- on Public Square. If you know our work, you know we believe change begins by coming together to share our thoughts, recognize our talents and passions, and act together on issues we care about. 

     

    We're proud to partner with the Cleveland Foundation on Common Ground -- an opportunity to take the work we've all been doing to a county-wide level. 

     

    Please join us for lunch and conversation at one of several locations around Cleveland.

     

    Click here for more information.

    Public Square
  • Sunday, July 30, 2017 at 10:00 AM

    Canal Basin Park in the Flats Tour

     

    Enjoy tales from the early days of Cleveland while learning about Moses Cleaveland, the Cuyahoga River, beautiful bridges, the historic B&O Rail Station and plans for a 25-acre park and the extension of the Towpath Trail. Be sure to bring your camera for some stunning photo opportunities. Mayor Carl Stokes may share some background on his life and the Clean Water Act, which developed following the 1969 Cuyahoga River Fire.  Mary Kelley may also share stories of her husband, Alfred Kelley, the father of the Ohio & Erie Canal, during your tour.

     

    This program is presented as part of Stokes: Honoring the Past, Inspiring the Future, a yearlong, community-wide celebration of the election of Carl B. Stokes as Mayor of Cleveland and the career of Congressman Louis Stokes. You can find out more information at www.stokes50cle.com.

     

    Mayor Stokes will be performing the following dates during the 2017 tour season: June 25, July 9July 16July 30August 20September 10, and September 17th.

     

    Public Transportation and bikeways connect and surround downtown, however if you’re driving – suggested street parking is located near the Flat Iron Cafe along Center Street or Merwin Avenue.  Meters are free on weekends.   There is also a small parking lot located across from the starting location.

     

    On select Canal Basin Park tours, the Lorenzo Carter Cabin will also be open for attendees to visit at the end of the tour.

    Flat Iron Cafe
  • Monday, August 07, 2017 at 06:00 PM

    Monday MeetUp: What's Up with Friends of Euclid Creek

    Learn what Friends of Euclid Creek are up to with a tour of wetland and stream restoration projects. Hear about historic stream use and how you can shape the future of a clean stream. 

    Light refreshments will be provided by Friends of Euclid Creek.
    Registration required. 

    *Program in conjunction with Cleveland Metroparks Watershed Volunteer Program. #NEOWaterSteward #EuclidCreek

    Wildwood Shelter at Wildwood Park
  • Tuesday, August 08, 2017 at 06:30 PM

    Cuyahoga Greenways Plan

     

    Cuyahoga Greenways is an effort to develop a countywide trail and open space network. The greenway system will provide recreation and transportation opportunities throughout the county while improving the community’s health, well-being, and economic vitality.

     

    Please participate in an upcoming meeting to help shape the plan with your ideas and opinions. Each meeting will feature a standard presentation, public survey, and project boards plus Q&A.

     

    Click here for more information.

  • Wednesday, August 09, 2017 at 12:00 PM

    Cuyahoga Greenways Plan

     

    Cuyahoga Greenways is an effort to develop a countywide trail and open space network. The greenway system will provide recreation and transportation opportunities throughout the county while improving the community’s health, well-being, and economic vitality.

     

    Please participate in an upcoming meeting to help shape the plan with your ideas and opinions. Each meeting will feature a standard presentation, public survey, and project boards plus Q&A.

     

    Click here for more information.