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The following Beachwood recreation locations are now closed: Barkwood Dog Park, Beachwood Playground and Beachwood Tennis Courts.

Larder Delicatessen and Bakery in Cleveland is closed through April 6.

The Cleveland Orchestra has canceled all remaining performances through the end of the 2019-2020 season.

Hello Bistro has temporarily closed its Beachwood location. 

The Chagrin Valley Little Theatre in Chagrin Falls has suspended performances through the end of April. 

The 2020 Yiddish Concert in the Park has been canceled. 

Cedar Point in Sandusky will delay the opening of the 2020 season. 

Beth El - the Heights Synagogue in Cleveland Heights will not be holding services until restrictions on group meetings have been relaxed. 

All University Heights facilities providing older adult day care services and senior centers will close end of day March 23. 

Hyde Park Restaurant Group has closed its Ohio locations

Chapel Hill Mall in Akron, Summit Mall in Fairlawn and Aurora Farms Premium Outlets have closed. 

The Cleveland Ballet and School of Cleveland Ballet has ceased operations until further notice. 

The Golden Corral restaurant chain has temporarily suspended operations. 

Jack's Deli and Restaurant in University Heights has closed. 

All Cuyahoga County buildings are closed to the public. 

The Rolling Stones have postponed their 'No Filter' summer tour, including their planned stop in Cleveland on June 19 at FirstEnergy Stadium.

The Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities at Case Western Reserve University has canceled the 2020 Cleveland Humanities Festival: TRUTH.

Suburban Temple-Kol Ami in Beachwood is closed indefinitely.

All performances of "Catch Me If You Can: A New Musical," scheduled for April 24 to May 16 at the Aurora Community Theatre in Aurora have been canceled. 

Massillon Museum in Massillon is closed through April 3. All public events and programs previously scheduled during this time have been cancelled, postponed, or transitioned to a virtual platform.

25th Anniversary Events scheduled through April at the Peter B. Lewis Aquatic & Therapy Center at Menorah Park in Beachwood have been canceled.

Classes at Jewish Learning Connection in University Heights are temporarily canceled. In the meantime, JLC will make an effort to conduct classes through conference call.

The NCJW/CLE warehouse is temporarily closed. Donations are not being collected at this time. The organization urges those at home to consider cleaning closets and saving items. When NCJW/CLE reopens the warehouse, donations will be needed more than ever. 

CycleBar Beachwood is temporarily closed. All Flex-Packs will be extended and all memberships will be automatically frozen until further notice.

The Solon Chamber of Commerce will host all board and committee meetings via Zoom Conference. Chamber Connections on March 18 will also be hosted via Zoom from 7:45 a.m. to 9 a.m. (Meeting ID: 877-158-094; Password: SCOC), as well as weekly updates for members. All other programs and events are postponed through April 30. 

Peloton at Pinecrest in Orange is closed through March 29 with plans to reopen March 30. 

Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage will close March 17 through April 7.

The Greater Cleveland Aquarium is temporarily closed. The same level of care will be provided for the animals. Core staff members will still be on-site for feeding, cleaning and other critical activities. Annual passes will be extended by one month, as will general admission tickets expiring in March. 

All City of Shaker Heights meetings are canceled through April 30 with a few exceptions: Architectural Board of Review on March 16 and April 6; City Council special meeting on March 14 and regular meetings on March 30 and April 27;  and Planning Commission/Board of Zoning Appeals on April 7 will be held with modifications to address social distancing protocol.

Karamu Performing Arts Theatre has canceled all March performances of "Hoodoo Love." Those who purchased tickets to any of the canceled shows can exchange them for a future performance of "Hoodoo Love," currently scheduled for preview April 2 and opening night April 3. 

The Grog Shop in Cleveland Heights is closed at least until late April. 

CRYSTAL by Cirque du Soleil canceled its Cleveland engagements at the Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse from June 24 to June 28.

Beth El Congregation located in the Akron Jewish Community has canceled all services, program and Hebrew school and Sunday School through March 31.

Heights Jewish Center Synagogue in University Heights announced it will not be holding services or classes, beginning March 16.

All bars and restaurants in Ohio will be ordered close to at 9 p.m. March 15. Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine made the announcement during a March 15 news conference. Restaurants will remain open for carry-out and delivery.

Solon City Schools will be closed beginning March 16.

The Bagel Shoppe in South Euclid will be closed for walk-in business as of March 16. The Bagel Shoppe and FreshKo catering are partnering with JSL Catering to offer curbside pickup and delivery options.

The Mandel Adult Day Center at Menorah Park in Beachwood will be closed as of March 16.

Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple has closed the building until April 3

Great Lakes Brewing Co. is closing its brewpub and gift shop.

Akron Symphony Orchestra's Appalachian Spring Concert will not take place on March 28.

Abercrombie & Fitch is closing all North American, Middle East and Europe stores for two weeks.

Nike is closing all U.S. stores through March 27.

Green Road Synagogue in Beachwood has canceled all daily minyanim.

fire, food and drink on Shaker Square in Cleveland will close for two months.

Apple is closing its stores outside of China for two weeks and will only sell online. Apple has stores at Eton Chagrin Boulevard in Woodmere, Summit Mall in Fairlawn and Crocker Park in Westlake.

The Shaw JCC of Akron and the Schultz Campus will close from 6 p.m. March 15 through April 3, according to a March 14 email signed by John Keverkamp, Shaw JCC executive director.

MGM Northfield Park will close as of midnight March 13. “As of midnight tonight, MGM Northfield Park will suspend operations and temporarily close,” said MGM COO and President Bill Hornbuckle. “We will do all we can to mitigate the impact on our employees and partners. We will monitor this rapidly changing situation and will keep everyone informed as decisions are made to reopen in the future.”

The Solon Community Center, the Solon Senior Center, the Solon Center for the Arts and Grantwood Golf Course in Solon will be closed starting March 14. "We will re-evaluate the situation weekly," Mayor Eddy Kraus wrote in an email to residents.

The Mandel JCC in Beachwood will be closed through April 5, Michael G. Hyman, president and CEO, told the Cleveland Jewish News on March 13.

Cleveland Public Library will close at the end of the day March 13 until further notice. All programs, services, outreach activities, and meeting room reservations have been canceled.  

All Cuyahoga County Public Library branches are closed to the public March 14 through April 5

The European Wax Center in Woodmere is temporarily suspending operations while schools are closed.

The Cleveland Museum of Art will temporarily close to the public effective March 14, with current plans to reopen on March 31.

The Cleveland Museum of Natural History will close to the public March 16. All public events and meetings through May 31 are postponed.

The Institute for Learning In Retirement – East has canceled the spring session of classes scheduled to start April 14.

All City Candy in Cleveland has postponed its grand reopening event scheduled for March 21. The store will hold a customer appreciation event at a date yet to be determined. 

Destination Cleveland has closed the Cleveland Visitors Center at 334 Euclid Ave. The organization has also postponed its “Be a Tourist in Your Hometown” activities scheduled for March 27 to March 29. 

The Beachwood Bistro at Beachwood High School is closed until further notice.

The 2020 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Induction Week festivities are postponed until Nov. 7. 

The I-X Center has canceled the annual I-X Indoor Amusement Park, the I-X Piston Powered Auto-Rama and Marketplace Events . 

Park Synagogue in Pepper Pike has canceled or postponed all non-essential meetings. Services at the synagogue March 13 and March 14 are canceled. 

The Youngstown Area Jewish Federation has canceled or postponed existing programs that include large gatherings. Limited visitation is in immediate effect for Heritage Manor and Levy Gardens. However, the Jewish Community Center building and the Early Learning Center at the Jewish Community Center will remain open.

Nighttown in Cleveland Heights will close after service March 15 likely through May 10. 

Italian Language Lessons at the Cleveland History Center in University Circle are postponed. 

Western Reserve Historical Society will close all public venues March 14 through April 5. 

Great Lakes Science Center is closed for the foreseeable future.  

All Bikur Cholim events are canceled until further notice and no visitors are allowed in Bikur Cholim houses. 

The Cleveland International Hall of Fame is postponing April 21 induction ceremony of May Chen, Margaret Lynch, Valarie McCall, Ramesh Shah, Berj Shakarian and Joe Valencic.

All JFSA YouthAbility activities are canceled through March 31.

All public programming at the Beachwood Community Center is suspended through end-of-day March 19.

The Jewish Education Center offices will be closed until March 23.

Mandel JDS and Gross Schechter Day School students are required to refrain from attending Kids Club at Mandel JCC while their schools are closed.

All in-person Kol HaLev gatherings are suspended until after March 17.

All in-person religious school classes at Temple Beth Shalom in Hudson are canceled until after Passover, April 16.

Mid-American Conference Basketball Tournaments in Cleveland have been canceled.

Ohio High School Athletic Association has postponed all remaining winter tournaments.

The Cleveland International Film Festival set for March 25 to April 5 has been canceled.

The City Club of Cleveland will reschedule remaining forums in March. Those with tickets to a rescheduled forum will be contacted with further information. Starting March 12, forums moved to an online format with the first being on the topic of COVID-19 and the local and statewide response to this unique public health threat. On March 13, the regional high school debate championship will still be hosted with a limited audience of close friends and family members of the debaters. Others may livestream the event at cityclub.org or on the radio at 90.3 WCPN at 12:30 p.m.

The National Collegiate Athletic Association has canceled the men's and women's basketball tournaments, and all spring championships in every sport.

Shaker Heights Public Library has suspended all library programs and public meeting room use through April 30.

The University Heights Architecture Review Board meeting scheduled for Thursday, March 12 has been canceled. All agenda items will be moved to the next meeting, which is now scheduled for April 9.

The Cleveland Institute of Music has canceled all public events and performances through April 6. Decisions about performances scheduled between April 7 and April 20 will be made in the coming weeks.

All indoor locations at Cleveland Metroparks Zoo are closed. 

All Cleveland Metroparks and Cleveland Metroparks Zoo upcoming programs and events are canceled until at least March 31. 

Cleveland Metroparks outdoor locations will remain open including 18 park reservations, eight golf courses and the outdoor portion of Cleveland Metroparks Zoo. 

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad has cancelled all train rides from March 13 to April 12. 

Playhouse Square has postponed all performances. 

School districts

All schools will close end of day March 16 through April 3. 

Shaker Heights schools: all school-sponsored, after-school, large-group events and daytime school assemblies are canceled, as well as field trips through March 21.

Solon schools have canceled all non-essential indoor large group activities and gatherings as well as all student field trips.

Orange Schools have canceled classes Friday, March 13. Teachers will use this day to prepare online and alternative content and coordinate instructional resources students will need to complete at-home assignments should the need arise. After-school events March 13 are still on at this point.

Colleges

Ashland University in Ashland will move to an online format starting March 18.

Baldwin Wallace University in Berea will move to an online format through at least April 13.

Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green will move to an online format starting March 23.

Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland will move to an online format through at least April 6.

The University of Cincinnati students will complete classes remotely until April 13.

Cleveland State University in Cleveland has extended spring break until March 23. Classes will resume in an online format through at least April 10 with the intent to resume on-campus classes April 13.

Cuyahoga Community College in Cleveland has transitioned to an online format. On-site operations - with the exception of Public Safety, Plant Operations and key administrative functions - will be performed remotely.

John Carroll University in University Heights will move to an online format through at least April 13.

Kent State University in Kent will move to an online format through at least April 11.

Lorain County Community College in Elyria will resume in-person classes March 25 after spring break.

Miami University in Oxford will complete the semester online. For students who depart campus by March 27 and do not return, there will "an appropriate" refund of room and board. 

Oberlin College in Oberlin will move to remote instruction for the rest of the semester.

The Ohio State University in Columbus will move to an online format through at least March 30.

Ohio University in Athens will move to an online format through at least March 30.

University of Akron in Akron has postponed graduation. 

University of Toledo in Toledo will move to an online format through at least March 30. All events with expected attendance of 100 or more are canceled. Domestic and international travel is suspended for the rest of the fiscal year.

Ursuline College in Pepper Pike has suspended face-to-face instruction on campus until March 30.

Walsh University in North Canton will move to an online format through at least March 27.

Local events

Friday, March 13

• The Temple-Tifereth Israel in Beachwood events: Regular Kabbalat Shabbat service without hakafa will be streamed; Shira Chadasha will be rescheduled; Souper Oneg; TGIS and visit from Temple Israel teens

• B’nai Jeshurun Congregation in Pepper Pike events postponed: Mind-full Shabbat dinner and speaker; Kinder Shabbat

• Spring carnival at Dorothy Lewis Elementary School in Solon is rescheduled for May 15

• The Cleveland Institute of Music Preparatory Chamber Music Master Class

• The Cleveland Orchestra concerts

Saturday, March 14

• WRHS Genealogical Committee Workshop “Opening the Door to Family History” at the Cleveland History Center in University Circle

• BBYO Spring Kickoff: ONRave

• Beachwood City Schools’ “The Wizard of Oz” production

• The Temple-Tifereth Israel events: Torah study will be streamed; Shabbaton; Judaism, Reform and Modern America; All In, New Donor Event

• Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple in Beachwood events: Torah Study at 9:15 a.m. will be streamed via Zoom, email Diane Lavin (dianelavin60@gmail.com) for the link; Library minyan

• B’nai Jeshurun Congregation in Pepper Pike events postponed: Starbucks, Bread and Torah; religious school activities

• Solon High School SAT testing

• Solon Middle School OMEA choral competition

• The Cleveland Institute of Music Suzuki Recital

• The Cleveland Orchestra concerts

Sunday, March 15

• Temple Beth Shalom Religious School

• Wolf Religious School: Park Sunday School

• Beachwood City Schools’ Bison Feast + Fest

• Beachwood City Schools’ Senior Spaghetti Dinner for the Class of 2020 and their parents

• Purim Hoopla with jHUB & PJ Library at the Solon Recreation Center

• The Temple-Tifereth Israel events: fourth- and fifth-grade family breakfast; Sunday learning; family study with Rabbi Jonathan Cohen; youth choir rehearsal; Kallah; and temple board retreat

• Playmakers Production of “Frozen Jr.” at Mandel JCC

• “Sing into Spring” at Mandel JCC

• Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple events: Religious School; Support the Girls packing project is postponed

• B’nai Jeshurun Congregation events postponed: Yom Hashoah breakfast and candle packing; sisterhood valued volunteer luncheon; Chesed at the Kosher Food Pantry; all religious school activities including Torah Bites, Tallit workshop and Tefillin workshop

• Strike it Big for Milestones bowling event

• The Cleveland Institute of Music Preparatory String Department Recital

Monday, March 16

• The Wonder Years at the House of Blues Cleveland is postponed

• Wolf Religious School: Monday Weekday School. School will resume April 5. 

• The Temple-Tifereth events: AA; museum committee; Chai learning; congregationalchoir rehearsal

• Religious school at Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple

• Beachwood City Schools’ Beachwood Bistro closed

• Solon High School winter sports awards

• University Heights City Council meeting

Tuesday, March 17

• The Temple-Tifereth Israel events: AA; Kol Isha choir rehearsal

• 175th annual Cleveland St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Superior Avenue at East 18th Street

• Beachwood City Schools’ Beachwood Bistro closed

• Art Show and Book Fair Family Night at Parkside Elementary School in Solon

• Park Synagogue Sisterhood

Wednesday, March 18

• Home School Field Trip Day at the Cleveland History Center is postponed until June. 

• “An Evening with Tzipi Livni” hosted by Israel Bonds at Landerhaven.

• The Temple-Tifereth Israel in Beachwood events: AA; Literary Club; Midweek Learning

• Beachwood City Schools’ Beachwood Bistro closed

• Solon High School Musical Parent Preview

• Solon High School Senior Recognition Dinner

• Solon Middle School spring sports parent meeting

• Parkside Elementary School in Solon Hale Farm & Village grade two field trip

• The Cleveland Institute of Music Faculty Recital: Olga Dubossarskaya Kaler & Kathryn Brown

Thursday, March 19

• Temple Beth Shalom Religious School

• The Seniors Day Out luncheon is canceled. Refunds will be available.

• AJC Cleveland’s 17th Annual Global Interfaith Seder at The Temple-Tifereth Israel in Beachwood

• NCJW/CLE Passover Tasting Luncheon is postponed

• Beachwood City Schools’ Beachwood Bistro closed

• “Mapping Out Anti-Semitism” class at Temple Israel Ner Tamid in Mayfield Heights postponed

• Solon High School girls’ track parent meeting

• The Shaker Heights High School production of "RENT"

• University Heights Senior Happenings lecture at the library

• The Cleveland Institute of Music Callisto Quartet Recital

Friday, March 20

• Learning Express Toys in Westlake grand re-opening event

• Celebrate the modern world opening reception with artist Jack Kruyne at Chagrin Arts in Chagrin Falls is postponed

The Purple Madness - Tribute to Prince at the House of Blues Cleveland is postponed

• No Exit Presents: Transient Canvas - Origami 

• Beachwood City Schools’ Beachwood Bistro closed

• The Shaker Heights High School production of "RENT"

• The Cleveland Home + Remodeling Expo

Saturday, March 21

• Learning Express Toys grand re-opening event

• COLORS Presents: R&B ONLY featuring Tiarra Monique and Apex Laurent at the House of Blues Cleveland is postponed

• Battle for the Ballot Talk & Tour at the Cleveland History Center is postponed. 

• The Shaker Heights High School production of "RENT"

• The Cleveland Home + Remodeling Expo

• The Cleveland Institute of Music Darius Milhaud Performance Prize Concert

• The Cleveland Institute of Music Preparatory Piano Department Recital

Sunday, March 22

• Learning Express Toys grand re-opening event

• World Famous Gospel Brunch ft. Lafayette Carthon & Faith at the House of Blues Cleveland is canceled

• Temple Beth Shalom Religious School

• Montefiore’s Purim carnival from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

• The Beachwood Arts Council concert scheduled at the Beachwood Community Center

• The Cleveland Home + Remodeling Expo

• The Cleveland Institute of Music Cleveland Youth Wind Symphonies Concert

Monday, March 23

• Inaugural TEDxOhioUniversity in Ohio University’s Templeton-Blackburn Alumni Memorial Auditorium has been postponed

• The Cleveland Institute of Music Chamber Music Master Class

Tuesday, March 24

• Annual Interfaith Seder at Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple

Wednesday, March 25

• “A Very Special Seder” hosted at Congregation Shaarey Tikvah in Beachwood for JFSA Ascentia and YouthAbility

• Schultz Campus for Jewish Life The Lippman school play is postponed

• The Cleveland Institute of Music Faculty Recital: Franklin Cohen & Peter Takács

Thursday, March 26

• Fleshgod Apocalypse featuring the Veleno Quartet at the House of Blues Cleveland is postponed

• Temple Beth Shalom Torah Study

• “Mapping Out Anti-Semitism” class at Temple Israel Ner Tamid in Mayfield Heights postponed

• The Lippman School Lippmanpalooza 2020 is postponed

• University Heights Senior Happenings lecture at the library

Friday, March 27

• The Cleveland Institute of Music Music Theory Colloquium

• The Cleveland Institute of Music CIM Orchestra Concert at Severance Hall

Saturday, March 28

• The Cheers Tour: Grieves + The Holdup at the House of Blues Cleveland is canceled

• African American Archives Auxiliary Women’s History Panel Discussion at the Cleveland History Center is postponed.

Sunday, March 29

• Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s Jewish Volunteer Network Good Deeds Day

• Temple Beth Shalom Religious School

• PJ Library Celebrates Passover at Wiggins Place from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.

• The Lippman School “Liz, Holly, & The Jolly Lollies Children’s Concert” is postponed

• The Cleveland Institute of Music Chamber Music Master Class

Monday, March 30

• Wolf Religious School: Monday Weekday School. School will resume April 5. 

• AJC Cleveland’s Bridge to the World program

• NCJW/CLE Women’s Seder: Planting the Seeds for a New Life is postponed

• The Cleveland Institute of Music Cello Master Class

Tuesday, March 31

• SiriusXM Presents Alt Nation's Advanced Placement Tour - beabadoobee at the House of Blues Cleveland is postponed

Wednesday, April 1

• Davido - A Good Time Tour at the House of Blues Cleveland is postponed

• The Cleveland Institute of Music Faculty Recital: Gerardo Teissonnière

Thursday, April 2

• The Maltz Museum's 12th Annual Stop The Hate Awards Ceremony is postponed

• Electric Feels: Indie Rock & Indie Dance Party at the House of Blues Cleveland is postponed

• “Mapping Out Anti-Semitism” class at Temple Israel Ner Tamid in Mayfield Heights postponed

• University Heights Senior Happenings lecture at the library

• The Cleveland Institute of Music Musical Luncheon Series: Celebrating the Centennial

• The Cleveland Institute of Music Preparatory Concerto Showcase

Saturday, April 4

• History On Tap: A CLE Speakeasy at the Cleveland History Center is postponed to June 19.

• The Cleveland Institute of Music New Music Symposium

• The Cleveland Institute of Music Preparatory Piano Department Recital

Sunday, April 5

• The Cleveland Institute of Music New Music Ensemble Concert

Thursday, April 9

• Temple Beth Shalom Religious School

Sunday, April 12

• Temple Beth Shalom Religious School

• V.I.P. Passover Experience at The Lippman School is postponed

Tuesday, April 14

• The combined luncheon at the Kirtlander Party Center with the Lake County Retired Teachers Association and the Geauga County Retired Teachers Association

Sunday, April 19

• Kol Israel Foundation Face to Face Reveal

Tuesday, April 21

• NCJW/CLE Gala 125 headlined by Leslie Odom Jr.

Friday, May 1

• Kent State University May 4 50th Commemoration Weekend events

Saturday, May 2

• Kent State University May 4 50th Commemoration Weekend events

Sunday, May 3

• Kent State University May 4 50th Commemoration Weekend events

Monday, May 4

• Kent State University May 4 50th Commemoration Weekend event

– Compiled by Skylar Dubelko

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