Sample event listings:
Hidden in the Creek
Travel upstream in Euclid Creek Reservation and look for animals that lie hidden from view. Dip nets will be provided to allow you to catch and release what you find. If water levels are too high, we’ll hike along the creek on dry land. Terrain: uneven, in water, 2.5 miles
Meet at Highland Picnic Area parking lot • 10–11:30 a.m.
Music for Miles
Mary Kay Fink, Cleveland Orchestra piccoloist, and Nicholas Underhill, composer and pianist. Steve Kyle & Basel Todero in the gallery. Free.
Arts Collinwood Gallery, 15605 Waterloo Road • 4-6 p.m.
Feast of the Assumption
Mass at 10:30 a.m. followed by a neighborhood procession in honor of the Blessed Mother. Traditional Cavatelli Dinner ($10) begins at 1 p.m. in the church hall. Call to reserve your tickets.
Holy Redeemer Church, 15712 Kipling Ave, 216-531-3313
International Coastal Cleanup Day @ Euclid Beach
Come to Euclid Beach for a clean-up that over 25 years has become the world’s largest volunteer effort for healthy waterways. Nearly nine million volunteers from 152 countries and locations have cleaned 145 million pounds of trash from the shores of lakes, streams, rivers, and the ocean on just one day each year.
facebook.com/AdoptEuclidBeach, or call (216) 202-0853. • 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Sample listing from a business. Note that it’s not ‘business as usual’
SS&W Boardwalk Classic Car Show
Third annual show features bands all day and special promotions at Waterloo businesses. Free, exhibitors $10 fee to register your car in advance, $25 day-of.
Waterloo Road from 160th to 161st • 4 p.m.-dusk
Sample kids listings:
Cleveland Baseball Federation
Season starts mid-June at Humphrey Park. Uniforms and equipment are provided. Four leagues: Junior Girls Slow Pitch Softball, Ages 11-14. Girls Fast Pitch Softball, Ages 14-17. Baseball for boys and girls: Mickey Mantle, ages 15 & 16. Connie Mack, Ages 17-19.
Register at Collinwood Rec, 16300 Lakeshore Blvd.
Helping Hands, Healing Hearts
An ongoing monthly support group for children 6-13 years who have experienced the death of a loved one. Includes supper, creative activities, and opportunities to express and share feelings of loss with the help of professional bereavement coordinators. Meets the 3rd Tuesday of every month, 6-8 p.m. Free. For information, call Colleen Thompson, (216) 486-6316.
Hospice of the Western Reserve, 300 E. 185th St.
Our Lady of the Lake Vacation Bible School
Adventures on Promise Island—where kids can discover God’s lifesaving love! Ages 4 to entering 5th grade. $35 per student, June 11-15, 2012. Register by June 1. Forms are available at the rectory. For details, call (216) 486-0850.
Our Lady of the Lake Church Hall and School, East 200th and Lakeshore Blvd.