|Halloween Fun Set for Saturday, October 31
Fall Perennial Exchange Sunday
Clambake at Cretan Center on Sunday
Angels on the Avenue Present Murder Mystery on October 10
Citizen Police Academy Announced
Other News & Events
Halloween Fun Set for Saturday, October 31
5K race through the neighborhood, starting at 9 a.m. and a Little Monster Candy Dash for kids 8 years old and younger, starting at 8:30 a.m. Early packet pick-up takes place on Friday, October 30, at West Park Station, 17015 Lorain Avenue, but registrations will be accepted up to the morning of the race.
Make the most of the fact that Halloween falls on Saturday this year, by donning a costume early and joining the 2nd Annual Hermes Dead Sprint through Kamm's Corners!
This year's event provides a
After the race is finished, head over to West Park Station for a post-race awards ceremony, costume contest, and brunch specials. Learn more about the event award categories, fees, and registration
Return in the evening for Halloween Costume Contests at the taverns in Downtown Kamm's Corners!
Fall Perennial Exchange Offers Fresh Additions
This Sunday, October 4, take advantage of the popular free perennial exchange at the Kamm's Corners Farmers Market from 10 a.m. to noon. Simply dig up plants to share. Divide them and place into containers such as clean dairy tubs or sturdy plastic bags. Water the plants enough to keep the roots moist for replanting. New and veteran gardeners alike benefit from this free exchange. It's a great way to add to any garden.
Sunday's market also features pumpkin carving at 11:30 a.m. with Janelle Reardon. Over the years, she has shared tips and tricks for pumpkin carving at Cleveland Metroparks classes. Learn some great techniques! Many vendors will offer pumpkins and gourds for sale.
The final outdoor market on Sunday, October 11, features a chef demo at 11:30 a.m. by AMP 150. West Park Massotherapy will be offering chair massages. See the full schedule, here.
Sunday Afternoon Clambake Set for October 4
Enjoy Chef Steve Nikolakis's famous Clambake at The Cretan Center, 3853 West 168th Street, home of the AHEPA Chapter #389 and meeting place of the West Park Kiwanis Club. This is the second annual clambake at the Cretan Center. Last year's received rave reviews, so don't miss it! Proceeds from the $30 bake benefit the two organizations.
|Enjoy a clambake this Sunday!
The clambake runs from 2 to 4 p.m. followed by the Cleveland Browns game at 4 p.m. on a large projection screen. Each bake includes a beverage and the following:
- Dozen Clams
- Chicken Breast
- Sweet Potato
- Corn on the Cob
For information or to reserve your place, call Cliff at 216-319-1309, Marilyn at 216-276-2739, or Paul at 440-356-9742.
Angels on the Avenue Presents "A Killer of a Party" on October 10
Angels on the Avenue
along with Murderous Mayhem as
|Click image to see a larger flyer.
they host "A Killer of a Party." It's a murder mystery on Saturday, October 10, at 5 p.m. at the
, 3853 West 168th Street. This hilarious mystery is set at the annual company party of the Fink Family Fruitcake Factory, where not only are diners guests, but they also have the opportunity to solve the case!
Included in each $25 ticket is a chicken dinner, veggies, potatoes, dessert, and beverages such as coffee, water, and soft drinks. Guests may also bring their own snacks and BYOB.
Seating is limited to 160. Please call Eileen at 440-930-0542 or e-mail her at firstname.lastname@example.org to secure a place at the table! Proceeds benefit
St. Augustine Health Ministries
Citizens Police Academy Announced
Have you ever wanted to ride along with the police or go to the police firing range? If so, here's your chance! The
Division of Police
will conduct a Citizen Police Academy beginning Tuesday, October 13. The eight-week informational course, sponsored by the City of Cleveland, meets weekly from 6 until 9 p.m., and is designed to provide participants with insight into the nature of police work.
The free course will be held each Tuesday in the Community Room of
at 17407 Lorain Avenue, on the second floor across from Suite 200. The class size is limited to 25 students per session. The deadline for registration is Friday, October 9.
Apply by calling Officer Tim Riley at 216-623-3335. Or, complete an application in the KCDC office, and it will be e-mailed to Officer Riley.
In Other News . . .
Tonight at 7 p.m. the monthly First District Police Community Relations meeting takes place
St. Ignatius of Antioch School
, 10205 Lorain Avenue. See the flyer,
St. Mary Romanian Orthodox Cathedral holds its second annual Grape Festival on Saturday, October 3,
from 5 to 11 p.m. An entrance fee of $10 includes a free souvenir. Click
for the flyer.
Get out your cape or favorite princess attire and join the 5K Race and 1-Mile Fun Run
MetroHealth Friends of Mothers & Infants
. It take place this Saturday, October 3, at 9:30 a.m. See the flyer,
Neighborhood Family Practice opens new offices.
All are invited to join in the celebration and ribbon cutting at 11709 Lorain Avenue on Tuesday, October 13 from 5 to 7 p.m. Enjoy light refreshments, entertainment, and tours.
Lotty Designs and Alterations, 15901 West Park Boulevard,
will be opening on Saturday, October 3, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. The shop offers custom tailoring services, expert alterations, and made-to-order dream gowns for special occasions such as proms, weddings, and quinceaneras (sweet 16 parties).
Our Lady of Angels (OLA) Federal Credit Union is now offering additional financial services
to parishioners of
St. Mark Catholic Church
, and the
Friends of Kamm's Corners
following a merger with Sts. Margaret Mary and Gregory Credit Union. Click
for details or call 216-505-5063.
Do you want to play the bagpipes?
The West Side Irish American Club Pipe Band
is launching a major recruitment effort. Learn more at
P.J. McIntyre's Irish Pub
, 17119 Lorain Avenue, on Wednesday, October 28, at 7:30 p.m. Details on Facebook,
The Master Gardeners of Cuyahoga County are taking reservations
for the Fall Seminar: Gardening Through the Seasons, scheduled for October 31. See details,
The Cleveland International Film Festival has announced its FILM (and other ARTS) Feasts series line-up.
Events kick off this month and run through February. Click
for details on what they'll be showcasing this year.