• Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 04:00 PM

    Mobile Food Pantry (Food Is Medicine)


    From March - November of each year, the Cleveland Dept. of Public Health @ J. Glen Smith Health Center partners with the Greater Cleveland Foodbank in receiving over 6000 pounds of produce each month to distribute to the community at large. We are considered a "Food is Medicine" site in which we have nursing students who take blood pressures, glucose and cholesterol readings (as available); food demos, managed care agency tables, community agency tables, community agency participation by volunteering which includes our partnership with the Greater Cleveland Volunteer Association!

    For those who would like to receive produce, please bring bags and arrive early (line forms at 3:00pm)! For those who would like to volunteer, please contact Kathy Rothenberg-James at

    Contact with questions: Kathy Rothenberg-James at; 216-664-2362 or 216-857-7467 (cell)


    J. Glen Smith Health Center in Cleveland, OH
  • Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 06:30 PM

    Bike Smarts 2019 Educational Series


    Join Bike Cleveland every 3rd Tuesday for informative classes on a wide range of cycling topics. Each class is $10 (FREE to Bike Cleveland members with code) and they are all held at our Ohio City office beginning at 6:30pm. Light refreshments and snacks are provided.



    Pre-registration is required, and is open until Noon of class day. Workshop class size is restricted to 20 attendees, and the on-bike class size is restricted to 10 attendees, so register early to guarantee your spot. If you are no longer able to attend, please let us know immediately so we can reschedule you and give your spot to someone on the waiting list.


    Overview of Class Dates & Descriptions:


    April ABC's of Cycling:: *Beginner :: 26 Tips For Cycling > League of American Bicyclists Need to know information for safe cycling.


    May DIY Wrenching:: *Beginner *Intermediate :: Do-It-Yourself Bicycle Maintenance :: Keeping your chain clean, flat tire repair, wrapping handlebar tape, brake maintenance.


    June - August Rolling Bike Smarts :: *ALL :: Offering an on-road experiential learning opportunity in which participants learn bike law and practice positioning themselves on the road for maximum visibility and predictability. *Bring Your Own Bike & Helmet


    September Back to School & Work :: *Beginner *Intermediate :: Offering educational tips for commuters using Public Transportation bikeshare options.


    October Traffic Laws :: *ALL :: Staying Safe & Legal While Cycling for Fun :: Tips for cycling legally & safely provided by local lawyer or police officer.


    November Winter Riding Fun:: Tips for staying motivated on your bike during the winter months.



    If you have any questions, or need further information, please contact Deltrece at deltrece@bikecleveland,org or call 216-273-6872.



    Bike Cleveland in Cleveland, OH
  • Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 07:00 AM through November 21, 2019



    The Partners in Community Forestry Conference is the largest international gathering of urban forestry practitioners, advocates, researchers, and government leaders. At this year’s conference in Cleveland, Ohio, you will be among fellow attendees who are passionate about all things trees — from planting and tending to the latest research. Everyone comes together to share their best practices and find new ideas to bring home.


    Bring your skills, your hunger for knowledge, and your passion for community forestry as you mingle with like-minded professionals — the thinkers, doers, and thought leaders in community forestry.


    The Partners in Community Forestry conference offers:


    • Relevant, practical research findings.
    • Best practices — for your trees and your organization.
    • Current trends in community forestry.
    • All the continuing education credits you need for the year.
    • Plenty of fun networking opportunities.


    Enhance your program and your professional network by joining your colleagues in Cleveland this November.

  • Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 08:30 AM

    2019 ideastream® Technology + Learning Conference


    This professional learning experience for educators focuses on integration of instructional technology to improve teaching and student achievement. A refreshed agenda includes a keynote on personalized learning and a choice of sessions with a variety of education technology tools!



  • Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 06:00 PM

    Stream Stabilization Cost Share Program Public Meeting



    The Chagrin River Watershed Partners, Inc. (CRWP), in partnership with Cuyahoga, Geauga, Portage and Lake County Soil and Water Conservation Districts, have received a Great Lakes Basin Program for Soil Erosion and Sediment Control grant to provide partial funding assistance to landowners to stabilize eroding streambanks using bio-engineering techniques.



    North Chagrin Nature Center in Willoughby Hills, OH
  • Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 10:00 AM

    Orange Village Community Park and Trail Planting


    Chagrin River Watershed Partners, Inc., in partnership with Orange Village, received funding from the U.S. Forest Service Great Lakes Restoration Initiative grant program to plant native trees at Orange Village Community Park. Please join us on November 21st to plant native trees at the site.



    Orange Village Community Park in Chagrin Falls, OH
  • Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 05:00 PM

    MyCom 2019 Youth Voice Awards


    The MyCom Network is committed to igniting positive futures for youth of greater Cleveland by connecting them to quality school and community based services to help them become young adults that are able to navigate and give back to their communities as productive citizens.


    Each year, MyCom gives members of the community an opportunity to nominate individuals and organizations who have made a significant impact by connecting children and young adults to positive opportunities in Cuyahoga County. Nominations are accepted in the categories of Community Service, Civic Involvement, Arts, Advocacy, Youth Engagement & Youth Employment.


    Winners will be recognized at our 11th Annual MyCom Youth Voice Awards to be held Wednesday, November 21, 2019 at the Intercontinental Hotel Cleveland from 5pm-7:30pm.



  • Friday, November 22, 2019 at 07:30 AM

    Northeast Ohio Smart Manufacturing Annual Conference

    About this Event


    • Learn the state of smart manufacturing worldwide and how Northeast Ohio stacks up
    • Gain key insights from local manufacturers experiencing the smart manufacturing journey
    • Obtain pathways to success from national leaders on smart manufacturing
    • Learn more about local smart manufacturing initiatives and how you can be part of them
    • Realize hands-on learning via breakout sessions


    In November of 2018, the Smart Manufacturing Cluster of Northeast Ohio released a roadmap with the goal of accelerating the adoption of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). The roadmap identified barriers currently faced by manufacturers, and provided initiatives for advancing IIoT adoption, developing new IIoT products, and presented initiatives for workforce development.



    Embassy Suites Independence in Independence, OH
  • Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 10:00 AM

    Chagrin Falls River Run Park Volunteer Tree Planting


    Chagrin River Watershed Partners, Inc. in partnership with Chagrin Falls Village received funding from the US Forest Service Great Lakes Restoration Initiative grant program to plant native trees at River Run Park. Please join us on November 23rd to plant native trees at the site.



    Chagrin Falls Village River Run Park in Chagrin Falls Village, OH
  • Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 06:00 PM



    Admission includes:

    • Handcrafted Ceramic Bowl (to keep!)
    • Soups from Around the World
    • International Music and Dance
    • Cash Bar
    • 50/50 Raffle
    • Basket Raffle
    • Silent Auction
    • Free Parking


    Don't miss NORVA's biennial fundraising bash, bigger and better than ever this year! "Soups of the World" features live performances of world music and dance, a raffle and silent auction, and bottomless bowls of soup based on authentic recipes from the countries in which local Peace Corps volunteers have served. Raffle basket themes include New Orleans Goodness, Zombie Apocalypse, and Rescue Pups. Held this year on November 23 at the German Central Foundation in Parma, “Soups of the World” will fund NORVA’s projects through 2020.