Cuyahoga River fire subject of staged reading

On the 50th anniversary of the Cuyahoga River Fire, 20 creative writers from Northeast Ohio will share their thoughts about that event, with their words performed by three professional actors at the 2019 Cleveland Humanities Festival, according to a news release. This one-hour staged reading titled: “Words On Fire: A Remembrance of the Cuyahoga River Fire, 1969,” presented by Literary Cleveland, will be held on Saturday, March 16 and Sunday March … Continue reading Cuyahoga River fire subject of staged reading

Kids Fun Run series begins March 17 in Amherst

Lace up those cabin fever beater sneakers for “Run for the Rainbow” at Hollstein Reservation and Mercy Health Amherst HealthPlex at 47160 Hollstein Drive in Amherst. Registration begins 11:30 a.m. for a 12:10 p.m. race on March 17 on a half-mile course well-marked with colored stations around the Hollstein Reservation playground. Boys and girls ages 12 and under may participate with a $2 fee per … Continue reading Kids Fun Run series begins March 17 in Amherst

The Winery at Spring Hill celebrating anniversary with Fire & Ice Wine Weekend

What: Fire & Ice Wine Weekend Where: The Winery at Spring Hill, 6062 South Ridge Rd W, Geneva 44041 When: 12 pm – 11 pm, Friday March 8 – Saturday March 9 and 12 pm – 6 pm, Sunday March 10 Why you should go: The Winery at Spring Hill is celebrating its 10 Year Anniversary and they are happy to pack the weekend full … Continue reading The Winery at Spring Hill celebrating anniversary with Fire & Ice Wine Weekend

Cleveland Orchestra announces 2019 Blossom Music Festival lineup

The Cleveland Orchestra announces its 2019 Blossom Music Festival season, presented by The J.M. Smucker Company. Twenty concerts will be part of the Blossom Music Festival, taking place from June 29 – Sept. 1, according to a news release. Seventeen soloists, conductors, and special guest performers will be making debuts this summer, continuing the Orchestra’s commitment to bring emerging young artists to Northeast Ohio during its annual summer … Continue reading Cleveland Orchestra announces 2019 Blossom Music Festival lineup

Think spring at Schoepfle Gardens

Whether winter hit as hard as you expected or worse, February is a time to turn thoughts to spring at Schoepfle Gardens at 11106 Market St. in Birmingham.Schoepfle Gardens is a part of Lorain County Metro Parks, and weekly walks to view perpetually changing formal gardens and breathtaking natural vistas are highly recommended. Here are some early opportunities: First Flowers Walks are 10 a.m. Feb. … Continue reading Think spring at Schoepfle Gardens