Friday, September 20
The City Club of Cleveland’s “Shifting Suburbs: Challenges and Opportunities Facing Cleveland’s Inner Ring,” noon, 850 Euclid Ave., Cleve. RSVP at bit.ly/31xRbl2.
Kent State University’s Homecoming Weekend – Kent State Hillel event with Judy Isaacson Elias, 3 p.m., 613 E. Summit St., Kent.
Friendship Circle’s Rosh Hashanah Fall Fest, 1:30-3:30 p.m., 27900 Gates Mills Blvd., Pepper Pike. Adults free, $5 for children ages 2 to 18 at bit.ly/2LoJJno.
CWRU’s “Pixar’s Memories” lecture, noon-1:30 p.m., The Normandy Senior Living, 22701 Lake Rd., Rocky River. RSVP at case.edu/lifelonglearning or 216-368-2091.
Saturday, September 21
EEA Chapter 5 Last Fly-In of the Summer Pancake Breakfast, 7 a.m.-noon, Geauga County Airport, 15421 Old State Rd., Middlefield.
End of Summer Party, 7-11 p.m., University Circle’s Toby’s Plaza, Cleve.
Cogswell Hall’s “Coming Home” gala, 6-9 p.m., Bohemian National Hall, 4939 Broadway Ave., Cleve. For more info or tickets, visit cogswellhall.org/cominghome.
Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry’s 50th anniversary celebration, 6:15 p.m., League Park, 6601 Lexington Ave., Cleve. Tickets at lutheranmetro.org.
Van Aken District’s Touch a Truck, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., 3401 Tuttle Rd., Shaker Hts.
Sunday, September 22
Unitarian Forum “Chronicling the Multiple Effects of Facebook: Is Privacy Possible?,” 9:30-10:45 a.m., Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Cleveland, 21600 Shaker Blvd., Shaker Hts. For more info, visit uucleveland.org.
University Heights’ 2019 City Beautiful Run & 5K, 9 a.m., Walter Stinson Community Park, 2313-2339 Fenwick Rd., Univ. Hts. RSVP at hermescleveland.com.
Beachwood Shred Day & Habitat for Humanity Drop-off Station, 9 a.m.-noon, 25325 Fairmount Blvd., Beachwood. Free, for residents only. For more info, visit beachwoodohio.com.
Beachwood’s Barkwood dog park grand opening, 2-4 p.m., Beachwood City Park East, Beachwood. For more info and to register, visit bit.ly/2ZMKGcP.
WFT’s Sunday Mitzvah Morning mitzvah opportunity, 9:30-11:30 a.m., 23737 Fairmount Blvd., Beachwood.
Mosaic Outdoor Club of NE Ohio meeting and hike, 11 a.m., Squire Valleevue and Valley Ridge Farms, 37125 Fairmount Blvd., Chagrin Falls. RSVP to Elizabeth Eisenberg at 216-932-4806.
Montefiore’s Shining Star CLE 2019, 7 p.m., Ohio Theatre, 1501 Euclid Ave., Cleve. $25-$250 per person at shiningstarcle.org.
Monday, September 23
NCJW/Cleveland’s 125th opening luncheon with actress Geena Davis, noon, Landerhaven, 6111 Landerhaven Dr., Mayfield Hts. $45-$140 at bit.ly/31S5p0f.
Jewish Learning Connection’s “Apples, Honey and Stuffed Cabbage” 4-part series on “Kreplach and Stuff Cabbage: Teshuva and Torah,” 8 p.m., JLC Waxman Torah Center, 2195 S. Green Rd., Univ. Hts. For more info, email email@example.com or 216-691-3837.
The JCC Men’s Club talk with Bruce Orendorf, director of artistic product and operations at the Greater Cleveland Aquarium, 11 a.m., 26001 S. Woodland Rd., Beachwood. Visitors welcome.
Beachwood town-hall meeting on proposed ordinance 2018-94 zoning code, 7 p.m., Beachwood Community Center, 25325 Fairmount Blvd., Beachwood. Proposed amendments for zoning at bit.ly/32DC7mG.
Tuesday, September 24
Menorah Park’s Savvy Caregiver” workshop, 2-4 p.m., MP’s Center 4 Brain Health, 27100 Cedar Rd., Beachwood. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or 216-831-6500 x193.
“Navigating the Aging Process: A Conversation Discussing Resources, Planning and Options Available for Caregivers and their Loved Ones,” 6-8 p.m., CCPL Beachwood branch, 25501 Shaker Blvd., Beachwood. RSVP to Lisa at 216-373-1797.
Park Synagogue sisterhood programming, 10 a.m., Park Synagogue, 27500 Shaker Blvd., Pepper Pike. RSVP to Rita Weintraub at 440-498-9712. $10 for lunch.
Greater Cleveland Middle Market Forum’s Middle Market Opportunity, Growth & Success event, 7:30-9 a.m., Greater Cleveland Partnership, 1240 Huron Rd. E., Cleve. RSVP at gcpartnership.com/middlemarketQ3.
“Fighting Fraudsters: Keeping Your Money Safe In An Age of Scams” panel discussion, 2-3 p.m., Montefiore, 1 David N. Myers Pkwy., Beachwood. Free. RSVP to Amanda DeCastro at email@example.com.
Wednesday, September 25
Cuyahoga County Solid Waste District’s 2019 composting seminar, 6:30 p.m., Village Hall, 4600 Lander Dr., Orange. Free.
The Gathering Place’s “Functional Medicine: Optimizing Health for Cancer Survivors,” 6:30-8 p.m., Gathering Place East, 23300 Commerce Park, Beachwood. RSVP at 216-595-9546.
The Gathering Place’s “Yoga for Improved Function for those coping with cancer,” 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Gathering Place East, 23300 Commerce Park, Beachwood. RSVP at 216-595-9546.
Temple Israel Ner Tamid’s “The Jewish Triangle” taught by Rabbi Matt Eisenberg, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 1732 Lander Rd., Mayfield Hts. RSVP to 440-473-5120 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Free.
jHUB’s “A Taste of Judaism” class, 7-9 p.m. RSVP at bit.ly/3103Duk, select date and Rabbi Melinda Mersack will send the location and class details.
Maltz Museum lecture & Q&A “The Making of Leonard Bernstein: The Power of Music,” 7-9 p.m., 2929 Richmond Rd., Beachwood. $5 general, free for members. RSVP at bit.ly/2ZJzIJp.
Oheb Zedek Cedar Sinai Synagogue’s pre HHD classes with Rabbi Noah Leavitt on “No Pain No Gain: Afflicting Our Souls on Yom Kippur,” 6:45 p.m., 23749 Cedar Rd., Lyndhurst. RSVP to 216-382-6566.
Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage’s Lecture + Q & A: “The Making of Leonard Bernstein The Power of Music,” 7-9 p.m., 2929 Richmond Rd., Beachwood. $5 general, free for members at maltzmuseum.org.
South Franklin Circle’s Dialogues: Marc Freedman, founder and CEO of Encore.org on “How to Live Forever,” 7:30 p.m., 16600 Warren Ct., Bainbridge Twp. Free. RSVP at judsonsmartliving.org or 440-220-6716.
Solon town-hall meeting, 5:30-7:30 p.m., former Liberty Ford, 32811 Aurora Rd., Solon.
Thursday, September 26
The Cleveland Book Week’s Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards, 6 p.m., KeyBank State Theatre, 1519 Euclid Ave., Cleve. Free, tickets required at playhousesquare.org. First come, first serve.
The City Club of Cleveland’s “2019 State of the Schools,” noon, Grand Ballroom at the Renaissance Cleveland Hotel, 24 Public Square, Cleve. RSVP at bit.ly/31AX5SE.
Jewish Family Services & Ohio State University Extension-Mahoning County nutrition program, 1-2:30 p.m., Youngstown JCC, 505 Gypsy Lane, Youngstown. RSVP at 330-746-7929. Free. Thru Nov. 21.
Children’s Hunger Alliance’s 2nd Annual Eat Like A Kid Again, 6-8 p.m., Cleveland Museum of Natural History, 1 Wade Oval Dr., Cleve. $75 at bit.ly/31PIG57.
NCJW Cleveland Knit for a Cause, 9:30 a.m.-noon, 26055 Emery Rd., Warrensville Hts. For more info, visit ncjwcleveland.org.
University Heights Senior Happenings with Walter Stinson and Karen Sandstrom of Cleveland Institute of Art, 2 p.m., University Heights Library, 13866 Cedar Rd., Univ. Hts.
Mustard Seed Market & Cafe and Tuesday Musical’s Decompression Chamber, 5-7 p.m., 867 W. Market St., Akron. Free and open to the public.
Friday, September 27
“Diamonds for Project H.O.P.E.” annual fundraiser for Project H.O.P.E. of Cleveland, 7-10 p.m., Banquet Center at St. Noel, 35200 Chardon Rd., Willoughby Hills. $45 at 216-371-7557.
Maplewood Senior Living’s “The Person Comes First: A Dementia and Caregiving Symposium,” 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m., The Mariott, 26300 Harvard Rd., Warrensville Hts. To RSVP, visit maplewoodattwinsburg.com.
Saturday, September 21
Dinner with Crossroads for Jewish Singles of Cleveland, 7 p.m., Lopez on Lee, 2196 Lee Rd., Cleve. Hts. RSVP to Carol at 440-442-3430.