Community-Calendar

To Submit Your Event for our Community Calendar, Email Flyer & Details to jwhetson@mediaone-group.com, or Fax Info to (440) 992-2658 Attn: Jordan (Note: Please Provide as Many Details as Possible)


Drive for your School & Craft Fair

Join the EHS Band Boosters on Saturday, October 21, 2017 for a day of fun at Edgewood High School. Come and take a free-test drive of a new Ford from Greg Sweet Ford and the band boosters will receive $20 for each completed exit survey. Event runs from 9am-3pm. Craft fair is $3.00 per person.


Taste of EastlakeWillowick Restaurant Crawl

Free self-guided tour of participating restaurants in the community, Sunday, October 29th 2017, from noon-3PM. Stop at these locations for a sample! Be sure to dress up and visit https://www.facebook.com/events/847516665416556/ for more details!

 


Hospice of the Western Reserve Volunteer Education Series

Hospice of the Western Reserve is seeking volunteers to assist in private residences, nursing homes, assisted living communities, our three Hospice House locations, and hospital settings. As a vital part of Hospice of the Western Reserve’s team, volunteers come from all walks of life and have a variety of skills, talents and abilities. Opportunities to serve are diverse: visit patients and families to provide companionship, socialization, and comfort; help with legacy work, transportation, light housework, and meal preparation; run errands; make phone calls; help with clerical work; attend health fairs; make presentations.  Volunteers with specialized professional qualifications and training are also needed: attorneys, licensed hair dressers, massotherapists, pet therapy dogs and their handlers.

The next series of volunteer classes will be held at Hospice of the Western Reserve, 300 East 185th Street, Cleveland 44119, on Tuesdays and Thursdays, November 28, 30, December 5 and 7, from 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Non-clinical volunteers attend only the first four hours on November 28, while most other volunteers attend all classes.  Pre-registration is required.  For more information, or to register, call the volunteer team at 216.255.9090.   It is required to wait 12 months after experiencing a significant loss before volunteering directly with patients.

About Hospice of the Western Reserve

Hospice of the Western Reserve is a community-based, non-profit agency providing comfort and emotional support to patients and their families. The agency cares for people in a variety of settings, including the home, hospital, long-term care facility, David Simpson Hospice House overlooking Lake Erie, Ames Family Hospice House in Westlake and Hospice of Medina County. For more information, visit hospicewr.org or call 800.707.8922.


2017  16th Annual Ashtabula County APL Boo-Wow Walk

Saturday October 21st 2017

Maple Ridge Golf Course, Ashtabula Ohio

Registration: Noon, Walk begins at 1:00pm

Parking: Gateway Church, 2300 Ashtabula-Austinburg Rd, Ashtabula Ohio 44004

About the Event: The 16th Annual Ashtabula County Boo-Wow walk is a spooky good time for both man and beast. The event features an enchanted walk along Maple Ridge Golf Course with 13 frightful stops for both you and your dog. Each stop includes a prize for your canine companion. After the walk, stay for some howling good food, costume contests with prizes, photos and more! Also don’t forget to visit our awesome vendors’ booths! Prizes awarded for those who raise the most in pledges!

Costume Contests: Prizes awarded in the following categories; Best Overall Costume, Best Group, Best Costume (Kids under 16), as well as prizes for the top three pledge collectors!

Fundraising tips: Anyone is a potential sponsor! Ask those who you have daily contact with, relatives, friends, classmates, co-workers, neighbors, teachers, dog and cat lovers, anyone!

Don’t be afraid to ask. Tell your potential sponsors that you are raising funds to support the Ashtabula County APL!

Be sure to collect your money up front, and to bring it to the event.

About Maple Ridge Golf Course: Maple Ridge Golf Course is a beautifully landscaped rolling hills, partly wooded golf course. The walk is not on a permanent path, so be sure to wear the appropriate footwear for the time of year and weather conditions. The walk is not timed, and there are water and poop pick up stations along the way.


 Collective Goods Fundraising Sale Comes To Lake Health

 Lake Health Auxiliary will host the Collective Goods fundraising sale benefiting the Lake Health Auxiliary. Collective Goods brings world class

retail experience with incredible prices for the entire family, on several name brands and exclusive labels which include Marvel, Lego, Sharper

Image, Gund, Kitchen Envy, Whimsical Garden, Multitech Solutions and many more. Sales held in the lobbies. TriPoint Medical Center, 7590

Auburn Road, Concord, October 1, 12 noon – 6 pm., October 2, 9 am.-5 pm., October 3, 6 am.- 12 noon; Mentor Campus, 9485 Mentor Ave.,

Mentor,  October 4, 8 am. – 5 pm.; West Medical Center, 36000 Euclid Ave., Willoughby, October 7, 12 noon-5 pm., October 8, 10 am. – 5 pm.,

 October 9, 6 am.-5 pm., October 10, 9 am.- 5 pm. Sales open to general public. For more information call Lake Health Volunteer Services at 440-354-1665.


Mysteries of the Manor Trail at Wildwood Park

 Don’t miss the popular Mysteries of the Manor Trail October 20th and 21st from 6:30 – 8:30 PM at the Wildwood Cultural Center, located at 7645 Little Mountain Road in Mentor.

 This family-friendly event will features a DJ, games, pumpkin painting, pumpkin hunt, refreshments and a bonfire!  We’ll provide apple cider, donuts and glow sticks for the kids. Be sure to bring your own s’more supplies to cook over the fire.

 The highlight of the evening is the hayride which will wind its way through the 34 acre estate’s trails while an onboard guide spins their not-too-scary tales.

 Cost is $7 for Residents and $9 for Nonresidents. Children 2 and under free; No strollers permitted on the hayride. For more information or to register, call the Wildwood Cultural Center at (440) 974-5735 or visit cityofmentor.com


Halloween Scarecrow Contest

 Area residents are invited to showcase their scary skills during our annual Scarecrow Contest.

 Here’s how it works; come to Wildwood Cultural Center (7645 Little Mountain Road) after September 25 to register and pick up your scarecrow kit. We’ll supply the wood, nails and straw…you supply the creativity and the rest.

 Bring your completed scarecrow back to Wildwood by October 13th for judging and display. Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place.

 Cost is $20 for residents and $25 for non-residents.  For more information or to reserve a kit, please call the Wildwood Cultural Center at 440-974-5735.


Hospice of the Western Reserve seeks volunteers

Hospice of the Western Reserve is seeking volunteers to assist in private residences, nursing homes, assisted living communities, our three Hospice House locations, and hospital settings. As a vital part of Hospice of the Western Reserve’s team, volunteers come from all walks of life and have a variety of skills, talents and abilities. Opportunities to serve are diverse: visit patients and families to provide companionship, socialization, and comfort; help with legacy work, transportation, light housework, and meal preparation; run errands; make phone calls; help with clerical work; attend health fairs; make presentations.  Volunteers with specialized professional qualifications and training are also needed: attorneys, licensed hair dressers, massotherapists, pet therapy dogs and their handlers.

The next series of volunteer classes will be held at Hospice of the Western Reserve, 1166 Lake Avenue, Ashtabula, OH 44004, on Saturdays, October 14 and 21, from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Non-clinical volunteers attend only the first four hours on October 14, while most other volunteers attend all classes.  Pre-registration is required.  For more information, or to register, call the volunteer team at 216.255.9090.   It is required to wait 12 months after experiencing a significant loss before volunteering directly with patients.


Donate your Vehicle

You can donate blood, volunteer and fund disaster relief for the American Red Cross. Now you can help by donating your car too. Donating your car is easy, and can make a difference in someone’s life. Proceeds go toward supporting the mission of the Red Cross: preventing and relieving suffering for people everyday.Fill out the online donation formhttp://www.redcross.org/support/donating-fundraising/donations/vehicle-donation-program


Lake Health Volunteers

Lake Health is seeking volunteers to drive a new electric golf cart to shuttle patients, and visitors at TriPoint Medical Center in Concord from the parking lot to all entrances of the Medical Center and Physician’s Pavilion. The golf cart shuttle was purchased by a generous donation from the Lake Health Auxiliary. Volunteer shifts are Monday to Friday 8 a.m. to 12 noon and 12 noon to 4 p.m. The days and number of shifts volunteers choose to work is optional. Volunteers must be 21 years of age or older, have a current valid Ohio driver’s license, complete volunteer requirements and training. Limited openings, call Volunteers Services Department at 440-354-1665. In Addition, Lake Health is seeking volunteers in the following areas: administration reception desk, emergency department, gift shop, information desk, patient room service, patient transport, patient registration, patient visitation, pastoral care, pet therapy, Stephen Ministers, and surgical desk. Applicants must be at least 14 years old to volunteer. For more information call Volunteer Services Department at TriPoint Medical Center 440-354-1665 or West Medical Center 440-953-6049.
Contact: Loretta Kruse
Director of Volunteer Services for Lake Health
TriPoint Medical Center
7590 Auburn Road
Concord, Ohio 44077
440-354-1665