Here are some of the events and happenings around the area this week that you might not want to miss.
- Nature’s Bin Raise the Roof Ceremony: Join Cornucopia and Nature’s Bin on Friday, Sept. 20 from 6:30 – 10 p.m., for “Raise the Roof,” a fundraising event celebrating the grand opening of its new vocational training center (VTC) located down the street from Nature’s Bin in Lakewood. Live music, hor d’oeuvres and appetizers from Nature Bin’s Catering, along with local hand-crafted beer from Buckeye Beer Engine and organic wines from Natural State Wines and more. Located at 18228 Sloane Avenue, Lakewood. Cost is $100 per person. Pre-order tickets online,
Saturday, Sept. 21 at All Pro Freight Stadium in Avon. Walks will be held across the country to raise awareness for the 5.4 million people with Alzheimer's nationwide. Registration begins at 8:30 AM. Enjoy dozens of event festivities throughout the Stadium, including a Kids Zone, and then walk for one or three miles in a united effort to end Alzheimer's. The event also serves to educate the community about Alzheimer's disease, advocacy opportunities, clinical trial enrollment and support programs, and services of the Alzheimer's Association. For more information or to register your team, please go tohttp://act.alz.org/walkcle-west or call 216-231-1466.
Looking for a bargain on children’s clothes? This Saturday,
September 21, 2013, 8 a.m. to noon. More than 40 families are selling gently used maternity, baby and kid’s clothing, toys and equipment. Homemade
baked goods on sale. CASH ONLY. At the Rocky River Recreation Center Memorial Hall, 21016 Hilliard Blvd., Rocky River (Corner of Hilliard & Wagar). $5 for Early Bird Admission (8am – 9am) and $2 for General Admission (9am – noon.)
- Lakewood High School Marching Band Invitational Festival: A night of music will fill the skies at First Federal Lakewood Stadium with the sounds of seven northeast Ohio high school marching bands for the 27th annual Lakewood High School Marching Band Invitational Festival. The event is slated for 7 p.m. Saturday.
- The World’s Children Peace Monument Sculpture: The World’s Children Peace Monument Sculpture in the Keep Lakewood Beautiful Adopt-a-Spot garden beautifully landscaped by the Lakewood Kiwanis Clubis dedicated at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 21 in Lakewood Park.