FRIDAY, MAY 10
Jewish Secular Community’s “Hunger: A Collision of Fact and Fiction” with Jan Ridgeway, 8 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Cleveland, 21600 Shaker Blvd., Shaker Hts. RSVP to Peg Fishman at 440-349-1339 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
CWRU Siegal Lifelong Learning lecture “Reform Rabbis’ Response to Zionism: A Retrospective” with Rabbi Jonathan Cohen, noon-1:30 p.m., Landmark Centre, 25700 Science Park Dr., Beachwood. $21 for members, $26 for nonmembers at case.edu.
Ohio State Bar Association annual meeting & awards luncheon, 12:30-1:45 p.m., The Grand Event Center at Grandview Yard, 820 Goodale Blvd., Grandview Hts. $45-$65 at bit.ly/2J6MxED.
SATURDAY, MAY 11
Great Lakes Science Center’s Stay Curious weekend Mother’s Day edition half-price admission, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., 601 Erieside Ave., Cleve. For more info, visit greatscience.com.
Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad Mother’s Day festivities, throughout the day, Peninsula Depot, 1630 Mill St., Peninsula. $20-$40; Rockside Station, 7900 Old Rockside Rd., Independence. $60-$95; Akron Northside Station, 27 Ridge St., Akron. $35-$65. For more info, visit cvsr.org/mothers-day-rides.
Finishers’ Club for Mothers retreat, 11 a.m.-4:45 p.m. $150-$180 at bit.ly/2IWlDPK. Full address will be given with registration.
SUNDAY, MAY 12
The Ritz-Carlton, Cleveland’s Mother’s Day brunch, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., 1515 W. 3rd St., Cleve. $24-$72 at 216-902-5254 or ritzcarlton.com/cleveland.
Cleveland’s 16th annual The Race, 7:30 a.m., Legacy Village, 25001 Cedar Rd., Lyndhurst. $20/adults, $15/child.
Great Lakes Science Center’s Stay Curious weekend Mother’s Day edition half-price admission, noon-5 p.m., 601 Erieside Ave., Cleve. For more info, visit greatscience.com.
Greater Cleveland Aquarium’s Mother’s Day free admission for moms, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., 2000 Sycamore St., Cleve. For more info, visit greaterclevelandaquarium.com.
Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad Mother’s Day festivities, throughout the day, Rockside Station, 7900 Old Rockside Rd., Independence. $35-$65. For more info, visit cvsr.org/mothers-day-rides.
16th annual The Race 5k and 1-mile Run, 8:30 a.m., Legacy Village, 25001 Cedar Rd., Lyndhurst. $15-$20 at dotherace.com.
TUESDAY, MAY 14
Park Synagogue sisterhood programming, 10 a.m., Park Synagogue, 27500 Shaker Blvd., Pepper Pike. Lunch $10. RSVP to lunch by calling Rita Weintraub at 440-498-9712.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 15
Tri-C’s Corporate College East’s “Mastering the Essentials of Selling” sales training program, 8-10:30 a.m., 4400 Richmond Rd., Warrensville Hts. $425 for four part series at corporatecollege.com/salestraining. Wednesdays thru May 22.
Beth El-The Heights Synagogue and Kol HaLev’s “Chosenness in Judaism: Dialoging Across the Divide” with Rabbis Steve Segar and Michael Ungar, 7:30-9 p.m., Beth El-The Heights Synagogue, 3246 Desota Ave., Cleve. Hts. For more info, visit bethelheights.org or kolhalev.net.
Beachwood Chamber’s monthly luncheon, 11:30 a.m.-1:10 p.m., Doubletree by Hilton, 3663 Park E. Dr., Beachwood. Register at bit.ly/2J6c7Ki.
Jewish Genealogy Society of Cleveland meeting “How Jewish Ancestry Impacts Genetics” with Sarah Mazzola and Megan Quinlan, 7:30 p.m., Menorah Park’s Miller Board Room, 27100 Cedar Rd., Beachwood.
Cleveland Magazine’s Silver Spoon Awards Party, 6-9 p.m., Hilton Cleveland Downtown, 100 Lakeside Ave., Cleve. $100-$125 at bit.ly/2Fj9S0C.
Orange Schools Foundation’s Annual Meeting and Showcase, 6:30 p.m., Cleveland Racquet Club, 29825 Chagrin Blvd., Pepper Pike. Free and open to all. RSVPs are suggested to 216-831-8600 x5001 or supportorange.org.
THURSDAY, MAY 16
Alzheimer’s Association’s Cleveland Area Chapter presents “A Celebration of Hope” event, 5:30-9:30 p.m., FirstEnergy Stadium, 100 Alfred Lerner Way, Cleve. $250 at alz.org.
Euclid Beach Park Grand Carousel Birthday Bash, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Western Reserve Historical Society, 10825 East Blvd., Cleve. $5-$10 at wrhs.org.
Solon Chamber of Commerce’s Business After Five, 5-7 p.m., Burntwood Tavern, 33675 Solon Rd., Solon. RSVP at
SATURDAY, MAY 11
Dinner with Crossroads for Jewish Singles of Cleveland, 7 p.m., Golden Corral Restaurant, 8261 Golden Link Blvd., Macedonia. RSVP to Larry at 440-461-2720.
SUNDAY, MAY 12
Suburban Symphony Orchestra concert outing with Crossroads for Jewish Singles of Cleveland, Maltz Performing Arts Center, 1855 Ansel Rd., Cleve. Free but tickets need to be reserved at bit.ly/2uFz0f3.
MONDAY, MAY 13
Planning meeting for Crossroads for Jewish Singles of Cleveland. Call Ken for location and time at 440-498-9911.