Events

  • Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 07:30 AM

    Building Education Series: Facility Roundtable

    Back by popular demand.  We'll invite expert facility managers to share best and unique practices and have an open discussion about what works and what doesn't in managing your facility.

    More information to follow.

     

    7:30 AM - Registration, networking and light breakfast

    8:00 - 10:00 AM Program

     

    2 CEU credits available for: Cleveland Engineering Society, BOMA, USGBC LEED, AEE, ASHRAE, pending for AIA HSW

     

    Register early.  Refunds available up to 1 day before the session.

    Members of AIA, ASHRAE, C2030D, COSE, CSU, USGBC: $10

    Non-Members: $15

     

    REGISTER HERE

    Oswald Building in Cleveland, OH
  • Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 07:00 PM

    Go Wild in Your Own Yard

     

    Bringing Nature Home

    A free series of talks about ecological gardening

    presented by

    Friends of Lower Lake and Doan Brook Watershed Partnership

     

    in partnership with

    Gardenopolis

    Gardenwalk Cleveland Heights

    2019 Cleveland Pollinator and Native Plant Symposium

    Nature Center at Shaker Lakes

     

    Discover what local native flowers, ferns, sedges, and shrubs will thrive in your yard to benefit insects, birds, and life on earth. Presented by Friends of Lower Lake co-chair Peggy Spaeth.

     

    Heights Library in Cleveland Heights, OH
  • Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 05:00 PM

    CWRU Climate Action Plan

     

    Join the CWRU Office of Energy & Sustainability to inform and better understand our updated Climate Action Plan. We will be holding events throughout the day on Tuesday, February 26 including a Townhall meeting in the evening that the entire campus is invited to attend. 

     

    A keynote address will be given by John Utech, Senior Director, Office for a Healthy Environment at the Cleveland Clinic. 

     

    The event's intention is to inform those attending about the CWRU's Climate Action Plan achievements, where gaps exist and seek input from the University's diverse community members to add to the plan. 

     

    If you want to be prepared, read through the current draft of our CAP.

     

    Learn more and RSVP on Eventbrite.

     

    Appetizers and desserts will be served. 

     

    If you have questions or are interested in bringing a group of more than five please email sustainability@case.edu.

     

  • Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at 05:00 PM

    Accelerate

     

    Accelerate is a pitch competition which gives individuals across Northeast Ohio the chance to win seed money to help launch their idea to make the region a better place.

     

    Applicants are selected to pitch in one of six categories before event attendees and a panel of judges drawn from community leaders. The judges select one finalist in each category. The six finalists take the main stage to pitch their ideas to the full audience, which votes on the winner. The winner receives $5,000 and the remaining five finalists each receive $2,000 to help bring their ideas to life.

     

    More details here and register here
  • Thursday, March 07, 2019 at 05:00 PM

    Backyard Hens

     

    Join OSU Extension Cuyahoga County for an evening to learn about how to get started with chickens in your backyard.

     

    OSU Extension Educators Tim McDermott DVM from the OSU Poultry Team and Maggie Fitzpatrick will discuss breed selections, safe egg handling, chicken health, zoning requirements, housing, nutrition and other topics that will help you successfully raise chickens in the city and suburbs.

     

    This course fulfills the educational requirement for Lakewood Hen Keeping Ordinance.

     

    See flyer and registration information here.

    Cuyahoga County Office in Cleveland, OH
  • Saturday, March 09, 2019 at 02:00 PM

    Freeway City

     

    A Film Screening

    This film, by filmmaker Brad Masi, provides an in-depth “natural history” of transit in Cleveland, linking the past with challenges facing the city today as it moves to a more multi-modal, sustainable transit system. 

     

    Find more information and a teaser here.

  • Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at 12:00 PM

    Hope for the City

    Presented by the Old Stone Church, this series tackles local challenges through engaging discussions by community leaders as well as experts in architecture, economic development, public transportation, and more.

     

    The speaker for March 13th is Dorothy Baunach, Chief Executive Officer, DigitalC. 

    Old Stone Church in Cleveland, OH
  • Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 12:00 PM

    Hope for the City_3.20

    Presented by the Old Stone Church, this series tackles local challenges through engaging discussions by community leaders as well as experts in architecture, economic development, public transportation, and more.

     

    The speaker for March 20th is Rev. Faith Fowler, Executive Director, Cass Community Social Services in Detroit, MI. 
    Author, Tiny Homes in a Big City 

     

    Registration requested.  

    Old Stone Church in Cleveland, OH
  • Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 07:30 AM

    Building Education Series: Solar and Wind Technology

    A closer look at new solar and wind technology, a review of site requirements, installation, maintenance, costs and savings, renewable energy credits and power purchase agreements.

    More information to follow.

     

    7:30 AM - Registration, networking and light breakfast

    8:00 - 10:00 AM Program

     

    2 CEU credits available for: Cleveland Engineering Society, BOMA, USGBC LEED, AEE, ASHRAE, pending for AIA HSW

     

    Register early.  Refunds available up to 1 day before the session.

    Members of AIA, ASHRAE, C2030D, COSE, CSU, USGBC: $10

    Non-Members: $15

     

    REGISTER HERE

    Oswald Building in Clev, OH
  • Thursday, April 25, 2019 at 05:30 PM

    Toast to Trees

     

    Celebrate Arbor Day Eve and Western Reserve Land Conservancy's urban reforestation efforts at Toast to Trees!

     

    The event is sponsored by Market Garden Brewery.

     

    The brewery will once again release a special tree-themed brew and generously donate $1 of every tree beer purchase to support our reforestation efforts.

     

    Advance registration is requested. Register here >

    Market Garden Brewery in Cleveland, OH