Sacred Ally Quilt Ministry – George Floyd Traveling Quilt Exhibit

The Family Life Center 16349 Chillicothe Road, Bainbridge, OH, United States

The Sacred Ally Quilt Ministry is an exhibition of 10 quilts that together memorialize the final desperate words that George Floyd spoke as he was pinned to the pavement under the knee of a Minneapolis Police officer. Wednesday, February 8th Gallery open 11 am - 4 pm Thursday, February 9th Gallery open 3 pm - […]

A Song Can Save a Life

The Family Life Center 16349 Chillicothe Road, Bainbridge, OH, United States

A presentation by our CLC Deep Roots Initiative Collaborative Partner, Dennis Castiglione on the efforts of his organization, Power of Harmony. Power of Harmony was created and launched in Northeast Ohio by Dennis Castiglione, Outreach Program & Development Manager for Harmony Foundation International in 2019. It introduces the healing and therapeutic power of music to […]

Film Screening: Mama Bears

The Family Life Center 16349 Chillicothe Road, Bainbridge, OH, United States

Please join us Sunday, March 5, 2-5 pm for an in-person or virtual screening of the documentary Mama Bears, followed by a panel discussion. This feature film was shown at the Chagrin Documentary Filmfest in October 2022. Mama Bears was awarded Best Documentary of both the Sun Valley Film Festival and Out Shine LGBTQ+ Film Festivals in 2022. Mama Bears is […]

Strengthening Roots

The Family Life Center 16349 Chillicothe Road, Bainbridge, OH, United States

Hand2Hand founder and director Veronica Robinson shares her efforts to create programming for at-risk youth, helping them with the skills they will need to navigate life and excel as adults. With ties to many other organizations, H2H works to create a deeper sense of community with its constituents. This event is part of our Deep […]

Restoring Community

South Street Ministries 798 Grant St, Akron, OH, United States

A deep dive into the inner workings of the South Street Ministry’s Mission, Vision, and Purpose. Mission: South Street Ministries equips and inspires the restoration of community, economy, and faith. Vision: South Street Ministries aspires to empower authentic community voice, leadership, and transformation within the South Akron, Summit Lake, and Reentry communities. Purpose: Inspired by […]

Caring For Our Watershed

Cascade Lofts 21 W North Street, Akron, OH, United States

Learn about our watershed, community, and improved stewardship in an interactive exhibitor fair designed for all ages. Hear from local community leaders about their conservation roles, and find your place in caring for the Cuyahoga Valley watershed and Lake Erie Basin. Crafts, snacks, native plants, and more will be followed by a Native American Water […]

Beginning to End the Climate Crisis

The Family Life Center 16349 Chillicothe Road, Bainbridge, OH, United States

We are excited to host Alexander Reppening for his US book tour. His latest book Beginning to End the Climate Crisis: A History of Our Future shares personal accounts of the authors evolution as climate activists with a thorough analysis of how climate change impacts their generation. 12:30 - 2:30 pm Climate Organizer Training 2:30 […]

Transforming Akron into a Sustainable City

The Akron Zoo 500 Edgewater Avenue, Akron, OH, United States

Join us at the Akron Zoo to talk about how Greater Akron is building for a Sustainable Future. This collaborative of dozens of organizations, universities, non profits, and governmental offices is partnering to move the needle on the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). 2023's focus is on the SDGs "Life on Land" and "Zero Hunger" […]

Converting Vacancy to Bounty

Ridall 8129 Otter Avenue, Cleveland, OH, United States

Come Learn about Food Strong's Vacant Lot Restoration Initiative (VLRI) which was launched through the support of Cuyahoga County. It is a partnership between Food Strong, Rid-All Green Partnership, and the Cuyahoga Land Bank. We work collaboratively to assist community groups with acquiring vacant lots and restoring them through sustainable agricultural practices. Potential site uses […]

Exploring the Disparity in Green Space Access

Killingsworth Meeting Place 4127 E. 131st Street, Suite 300A, Cleveland, OH, United States

Green Book Cleveland is a restorative history project of the Center for Public History + Digital Humanities at Cleveland State University and Cuyahoga Valley National Park. Victor H. Green’s Green Book guides, published between 1936 and 1966 to help Black motorists find courteous service and avoid harassment or the embarrassment of rejection in their travels, […]

CVNP Low Power Happy Hour

Happy Days Lodge 500 W St., Peninsula, OH, United States

"Low Power Happy Hour" series program on reimagining the area around Akron Northside Station and Elizabeth Park. The format is a Happy Hour (cash-bar) mingle followed by a "low power" program (no powerpoints). This will be a moderated panel discussion. 4:30 PM: Networking, Cocktails, & Music 5:00 PM: Speaker Presents 5:30 PM: Q&A with Speaker […]

The Power of Water: A Day of Exploration

The Family Life Center 16349 Chillicothe Road, Bainbridge, OH, United States

SAVE THE DATE! Join us for a day full of workshops and demonstrations by local experts, who will share their extensive knowledge of rain gardens, pollinators, native plants, and more. The day will culminate with a reception and panel discussion that will help you gain a deeper knowledge of current issues and best practices. Register […]

The CLC hosts subject specific events throughout the year that align with our respective Community Programs. Our non-profit will also have immersive ways to connect through public events and fundraisers periodically.