Event Calendar

Events for Saturday, February 29, 2020

Heights Family Academy
9:30 AM - 2:00 PM
All local families are invited to join CH-UH for the Heights Family Academy on Saturday, February 29, a fun, free, family-focused event.

Interactive workshops with District and community experts will include:
• Navigating transitions from Pre-K through 12th
• Preparing for College and Career

Register: https://www.chuh.org/protected/ArticleView.aspx?iid=6GAP2A2&dasi=3Y2I Exciting K-12 Youth Sessions: Coding, Trivia, Hip Hop
Production and Visual Arts

A Summer Opportunities Fair will feature summer jobs, camps, and enrichment.
Heights High School, 13263 Cedar Road
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8th Annual Kids' Comic Con
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Lake Erie Ink is hosting its 8th Annual Kids’ Comic Con Saturday, February 29th, from 10:00am-3pm. Learn how to make comics from professional comic creators during four hours of workshops on drawing, character design, and more. Costumes are encouraged!

NEW THIS YEAR! TEENS ONLY FROM 5-8PM with a Cosplay fashion show, "Making Change with Comics" panel featuring Terri Libenson, Snack and Sketch session with local comic artists and a 'Zine exchange. $10 for this session.

Doors open at 9:00am. Workshops begin at 10:00AM. Admission is $10 at the door, and scholarships are available. Lunch will be sold on-site or kids may bring their own. Comics, graphic novels and t-shirts will be for sale. Adults are welcome if accompanied by a child; teachers are welcome with a staff ID.

Lake Erie Ink
2843 Washington Blvd
Cleveland Heights, OH
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Bringing Nature Home: Designing a Native Garden
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Designing a Native Garden
Presented by Wendy Meyer, Working Nature LLC

Learn the basics of good design using native plants from a landscape architect. The talk is especially targeted to our local residential yards.

This talk is part of a series of talks on native plants and sustainable gardening leading up to Ohio’s first ever Native Plant Month in April hosted by Friends of Lower Lake and Doan Brook Watershed Partnership.

Room A, Heights Library, 2345 Lee Road, Cleveland Heights
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RoxArts in Tiger Nation Black & Gold "Leap Year" Benefit
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Celebrate the Leap Year at a "FUN"draising event for RoxArts in Tiger Nation Fund benefiting arts & science enrichment in ALL Cleveland Heights-University Heights, OH, public schools, grades K-8.

Show your Tiger Nation pride with creative BLACK & GOLD attire. Make this your "extra night" in 2020 to share food, drinks, dancing, live music, fashion and FUN!

Take a "leap back" to "old school" ticket pricing at a bargain $35 per person ticket!

Ticket price includes admission to 3 events!

7-9 PM: Benefit w/ food, drinks & raffle baskets @ B-Side
9 PM: Silent Disco @ B-Side (downstairs)
10 PM: Carlos Jones live @ The Grog Shop (upstairs)

Let's take "leaps forward" by advancing the inclusivity of arts & science enrichment for ALL CH-UH K-8 schools: Boulevard, Canterbury, Fairfax, Gearity, Noble, Oxford, Roxboro El, Monticello Middle & Roxboro Middle.

VIP Tickets = $50
General Admission Tickets = $35
CH-UH Teachers = $25

Tickets available online now: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/roxarts-in-tiger-nation-hosts-black-gold-leap-year-benefit-tickets-90179690883

FREE babysitting available upon request from local Heights students. To reserve a sitter, e-mail emgisel@aol.com. Limited availability.
B-Side Lounge & Grog Shop
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“Count Me In” Hiring Event
10:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Cleveland Heights City Council Member Davida Russell is hosting an event to hire census takers. Russell says she is hoping to hire 200 more people in Cleveland Heights.
To RSVP to the hiring session, e-mail councilwomanrussell@gmail.com. For more information, call 216-333-3137.
Central Bible Missionary Baptist Church
2285 Noble Rd.
Cleveland Heights