Ghosts of Christmas Past Candlelit Tour

What: Ghosts of Christmas Past Candlelit Tours Where: Cleveland History Center, 10825 East Blvd., Cleveland When: Dec. 22 Why you should go: Come experience the Hay-McKinney mansion by candlelight. You will get to explore the house and experience Christmas traditions, Victorian fashions, and Dickensian ghosts and superstitions. Each tour ends in the historic dining room with hot cider and a cash bar. Two times for the 45-minute tours … Continue reading Ghosts of Christmas Past Candlelit Tour

Get in the holiday spirit with Glow at the Cleveland Botanical Garden

What: Glow hosted by Cleveland Botanical Garden Where: Cleveland Botanical Garden, 11030 East Blvd., Cleveland When: Nov. 23 through Jan. 5. Hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays; and noon to 6 p.m. Sundays. The garden is closed Mondays. Why you should go: The holidays are here whether you like to admit it or not, and there are … Continue reading Get in the holiday spirit with Glow at the Cleveland Botanical Garden

Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra sets 2018-19 season performance dates

The Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra has set three dates for performances in the 2018-19 season. 8 p.m. Nov. 16: The program will feature John Adams’ The Chairman Dances (Foxtrot for Orchestra), Barber’s Violin Concerto, featuring Célina Béthoux, co-winner of the 2018 COYO Concerto Competition, and Brahms’s Symphony No. 2. 7 p.m. March 3: The Cleveland Orchestra Youth Chorus will join the Youth Orchestra in performances of … Continue reading Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra sets 2018-19 season performance dates

Fine Print Fair underway at Cleveland Museum of Art

Looking for a new piece of art to display in your home? Head to the Print Club of Cleveland‘s 34th Fine Print Fair, going on now through Oct. 14 at the Cleveland Museum of Art. Admission is free to the event, set for 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 12, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 13-14. Fine prints and drawings from 14 dealers … Continue reading Fine Print Fair underway at Cleveland Museum of Art

With ‘Built to Survive: Biomechanics,’ CMNH looks to impress with ‘marvels of natural engineering’

I’ll have something more in-depth on this in the coming days at MorningJournal.com and News-Herald.com, but I want to take a moment to tell you about a recently opened traveling exhibit at the Cleveland Museum of Natural History. Running through late April, “Built to Survive: Biomechanics” examines some “marvels of natural engineering,” states a news release — promising looks at “spider webs stronger than steel… … Continue reading With ‘Built to Survive: Biomechanics,’ CMNH looks to impress with ‘marvels of natural engineering’