Moreland Hills Veterans Day
Join Moreland Hills Village officials on Nov. 11 at 11 a.m. for Veterans Day at Veteran’s Memorial Park. This annual service will be held rain or shine. The park is located at the corner of SOM Center and Miles roads. For more information, call 440-248-1188.
Valley Democrats meet
The Chagrin Valley Democratic Club will meet on Nov. 11 at 7 p.m. in the lower level meeting room of the Chagrin Falls Library at 100 E. Orange St. Bring a friend and join the discussion of the election results and pending issues in U.S. Congress.
Immigration policy panel discussion
Park Synagogue is sponsoring a program on “The Immigration Crisis in Your Own Backyard: How Current Policies are Impacting Cleveland Families” on Nov. 12 at 7 p.m. at Park Synagogue East, 27500 Shaker Blvd. in Pepper Pike. Panelists will discuss the impact and issues of national immigration policies from vantage points of law, activism, business and daily struggles. This program is free and open to the community. Reservations are requested to Ellen Petler at firstname.lastname@example.org or 216-371-2244, ext. 122.
Listen to music of the Civil War
On Nov. 12, starting at 7 p.m., the Solon Historical Society, 33975 Bainbridge Road in Solon, welcomes Corporal Tim Krugman of the 30th Ohio Volunteer Infantry. Cpl. Krugman of Elyria will entertain guests with ballads of the blue and gray of the American Civil War. Join the event for a song then enjoy an ice cream sundae. This event is free and open to the public.
Discuss ‘Radium Girls’ book
Join the Gates Mills Branch of the Cuyahoga County Public Library, 1491 Chagrin River Road, on Nov. 12 from 7-8 p.m. to discuss “Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America’s Shining Women” by Kate Moore. Everyone is welcomed to attend. Call the branch library for more information at 440-423-4808.
Discuss the art of storytelling
Historian Regennia N. Williams comes to the Chagrin Falls Branch of the Cuyahoga County Public Library, 100 E. Orange St., on Nov. 12 from 7-9 p.m. to discuss the art of storytelling and the joys and challenges of researching, writing and publishing, using information from her jazz books and other works. Registration is requested for this free program at 440-247-3556.
Meditate at the library
Jan Webber of Holistic Life Solutions will lead a guided chakra meditation session on Nov. 13 from 7-8 p.m. at the Chagrin Falls Branch of the Cuyahoga County Public Library, 100 E. Orange St. No experience is necessary. Registration is requested for this free program at 440-247-3556.
Evening book discussion
Join the Chagrin Falls Branch of the Cuyahoga County Public Library on Nov. 13 from 7:30-8:30 p.m. to discuss the book “Unsheltered” by Barbara Kingsolver. Everyone is invited to join this discussion. Call the branch library for more details at 440-247-3556. The branch library is located at 100 E. Orange St. in Chagrin Falls.
Navigate the aging process
The Beachwood Branch of the Cuyahoga County Public Library will host “Navigating the Aging Process,” a conversation discussing resources, planning and options available for caregivers and their loved ones from 5-6:30 p.m. on Nov. 14. The branch library is located at 25501 Shaker Blvd. in Beachwood. This discussion is free and open to the public. Register to Lisa at 216-373-1797 or email@example.com.
Discussion on justice reform
The Solon Democratic Club invites all area Democrats and those interested in the justice system to the Solon Community Center, 3500 Portz Pkwy. in Solon, on Nov. 14 for their 7 p.m. meeting. Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas Juvenile Division Judge Alison Floyd and General Division Judge Deborah Turner will discuss juvenile and general Cuyahoga County justice reform.
‘Lawrence in Arabia’ book discussion
Join the Gates Mills Branch of the Cuyahoga County Public Library, 1491 Chagrin River Road, on Nov. 13 from 7:30-8:30 p.m. to discuss “Lawrence in Arabia” by Scott Anderson. Everyone is welcomed to attend. Call the branch library for more information at 440-423-4808.
Geauga Plastic Coalition meets
Geauga County residents concerned about plastic pollution locally and globally can meet with the Geauga Plastic Coalition on Nov. 14 from 7-8:30 p.m. at the Chardon Branch of the Geauga County Public Library. For more information, contact Kevin Peterca at firstname.lastname@example.org or 216-312-3440.
Lunch and Learn with mayors
Sponsored by the Kabb Law Firm, the Chagrin Valley Chamber of Commerce is hosting their Lunch and Learn, “In the Know with the Mayors,” on Nov. 15 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event will be at the Cleveland Racquet Club, 29825 Chagrin Blvd. in Cleveland, and will include mayors from Woodmere, Chagrin Falls Village, Orange Village, Pepper Pike and Chagrin Falls Township. Cost is $20 for members and $30 for non-members. For more information or to register, visit www.cvcc.org or email email@example.com.
Return to an FDR program
Patriots for Change will present “The Return to an FDR Program: Glass-Steagall and a National Infrastructure Program” on Nov. 16 at 10 a.m. at the Chagrin Falls Branch of the Cuyahoga County Public Library. Hear about advocates of returning to the Glass-Steagell Act to break up “too-big-to-fail banks.”
Elton John themed fundraiser
Come enjoy an evening out with comedian Mike Conley and music by Captain Fantastic with the sounds of Elton John, complete with a diamond piano and Elton costumes. This evening will be held at the new community space in the Chagrin Falls Intermediate School, 77 E. Washington St. in Chagrin Falls, on Nov. 16 from 8-10:30 p.m. Tickets are $25 and seating is limited. This event is for adults 21 years or older only. Proceeds support four student scholarships and donations to local nonprofits.
Holiday meals for Geauga seniors
The Geauga County Department on Aging will offer a free traditional holiday meal to any Geauga County seniors, age 60 and older, who will be home and alone on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 28 and/or Christmas Day, Dec. 25. Holiday meals are available by preorder only. Thanksgiving meal requests are due by Nov. 19, and Christmas meal requests are due by Dec. 17. For more information or to request a holiday meal, call the Department on Aging at 440-279-2130.
Geauga Dems Thanksgiving dinner
On Nov. 21, come enjoy Rocco DiFranco’s Thanksgiving turkey and trimmings over conversations with the Geauga Democratic Party. Talk about the presidential debate, the ongoing impeachment investigation and the importance of the 2020 presidential election. Doors open at 6 p.m. Cost is $25. This event is located at 12420 Kinsman Road in Newbury. Registration is required. To register or for more information, visit www.GeaugaDems.org or call or text 440-836-4060.