I’m a bit behind on sharing the array of Cleveland events on my radar screen for the month of April 2012. My apologies, but don’t fret: there’s still plenty of time to plan for the following happenings:
Saturday, April 7: Yuri’s Night Space Party at the Great Lakes Science Center from 8:00PM – 1:00AM
Featuring: live music by Disco Inferno, Jello shots, Midnight OMNIMAX movie Hubble, adult beverages and hors d’oeuvres, a costume contest, a trivia contest and more!
Buy your tickets here: http://www.museumtix.com/program/program.aspx?vid=803&pid=7752422&pvt=glsc
Monday, April 9: Lake Erie Moose Society April Blogger Meetup at Market Avenue Wine Bar from 6:30PM – 8:30PM
Featuring the following topic: “Let’s talk about maintenance. What should you check periodically to make sure your readers are seeing what you want them to see?” Boy, could have I used this information about two weeks ago…
More info here: http://www.meetup.com/Lake-Erie-Moose-Society/events/53127332/
Monday, April 16: Fundraiser for West Side Community House at Johnny Mango from 11AM – 11PM
The details: Print this flyer (http://www.wschouse.org/images/uploads/Mangos_Flyer_-_2012-04-16.pdf) and dine at Johnny Mango that day so 20% of purchases will be donated to West Side Community House -take out orders also apply for donations!
More info and to access the flyer: https://www.facebook.com/events/350833531619296/
Tuesday, April 17: Ohio Blogging Association April Cleveland Blogger Beer Tasting with The Brewer’s Daughter at Lizardville Beer Store and Whiskey Bar from 6:30PM – 8:30PM
Featuring: a beer tasting lead by Renee from The Brewer’s Daughter: includes five different brews and foos. Cost: $20/per person, payable at the door.
More info here: https://www.facebook.com/events/191074104334897/
Wednesday, April 18: Emerging Chefs and AMP 150 Present Garden Party at AMP 150 from 6:00PM – 9:00PM
Featuring: the celebration of “the planting of AMP 150’s garden with a sweet collection of cuisine inspired by the carnival of a Garden Party… With a farm-to-table approach for over 15 years in his restaurants, Chef Jeff Jarrett has spent his life exemplifying how ingredients define the experience.”
To purchase tickets: http://emergingchefs2012-2.eventbrite.com/
Saturday, April 21: 40th Annual Spring Classic 10 mile and 5K at Bonnie Park Pavilion in Strongsville starting at 8:30AM
Featuring: Races of various distances for every walker/runner!
For more information: https://www.facebook.com/events/262390400495951/
Online Registration: http://www.active.com/running/strongsville-oh/40th-annual-cleveland-spring-classic-2012?int=29-6
Sunday, April 22: Market at the Foodbank at the Cleveland Foodbank from 6:00PM – 8:30PM
Featuring: Food and beverage from 50 local restaurants and distributors, live entertainment, silent auction and more.
To purchase tickets: http://www.clevelandfoodbank.org/site/Calendar?id=103441&view=Detail
TO WIN TICKETS: CLICK ON OVER TO TUESDAY’S PIP POST and leave a comment to enter to win!
Saturday, April 28: MedWish International’s Band-Aid Bash at MedWish Headquarters
Featuring: the transformation of “its global headquarters into a swanky, trendy nightclub”, food from Chef Chris Hodgson, a silent auction, live music, and “a layout that showcases the grassroots nature of the organization and its warehouse”
For more information and to purchase tickets: http://medwish.org/2012-band-aid-bash-party-for-the-planet/
Monday, April 30: Yoga Meditation Workshop at Nishkama Yoga Independence at 7:30PM
More info: Join Tracy as she reviews the basic principles and techniques of this misunderstood and mysterious practice. Even the busiest mind can learn what meditation is and is not, proper posture for meditation, basic breathing techniques (pranayama), simple mantras and use of a mala beads and a practice that integrates the principals and practices presented.
To reserve your spot: visit https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/ASP/adm/home.asp?studioid=4086.
As always, so much going down in Ctown! What April event are you looking forward to?
Disclaimer: I work for Nishkama Yoga, am attending Yuri’s Night, Garden Party & Market at the Foodbank c/o of media passes from their respective organizations, and serve as the organizer of the Ohio Blogging Association meetups. I share these so that you can also enjoy them. As always, my thoughts and opinions are 100% my own.