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August 2017


Cleveland Council Ward 7 Forum

League of Women Voters of Greater Cleveland
Aug 19, 2017 4-5:30 | Cleveland Public Library, MLK Branch, Gallery | Community
Candidate forum with participating candidates for Cleveland Ward 7: Mansfield Frazier, Russ Gates, Daniel Graves, Demar Sheffey

Gerrymandering 101 and Petition Training (League of Women Voters)

League of Women Voters of Cleveland
Aug 22, 2017 7 - 8:30 p.m. | Avon Lake United Church of Christ | Community
Congressional Redistricting in Ohio is an overdue and extremely important way to improve our democracy. Find out why and learn how to do something about it at LWV of Cleveland's "Gerrymandering 101 and Petition Training" session at Avon Lake United Church of Christ on August 22 @ 7pm.

Downtown Candidate Forum for Cleveland Wards 3 and 5 (League of Women Voters)

League of Women Voters and Campus District
Aug 23, 2017 6 -8 p.m. | Hofbrauhaus | Community
Downtown Residents from Wards 3 & 5 discuss issues involving Downtown Safety and Quality of Life. Voter Registration 5-6PM & Candidate Forum 6-8PM

Including Elders in the Arts

Cleveland ARTS Education Consortium (CAEC)
Aug 23, 2017 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. | Cleveland Museum of Art, 11150 East Boulevard, Cleveland, OH 44106 | Community
You will hear about elder populations and the demographics of aging with special insights from Dr. Richard L. Jones and Denise Rucker-Burton about Cuyahoga County programs and services through the lens of the 21st Century Wellness Model. You will learn from Chiquita Mullins Lee about the Ohio Arts Council’s new Creative Aging Learning Initiative, a first in Ohio, with funding and professional development to support hands-on arts experiences to engage and connect senior adults with the communities around them—and you will sample projects from OAC’s 2017 Creative Aging Learning Cohort. This special workshop was developed with the assistance of CAEC’s Arts for Elders Committee. You will want to join them! Register now. Per session: $15 for CAEC members and $30 for non-members. Register online by August 22 at 12:00 Noon.

The Election for Mayor: A discussion about future of Cleveland (League of Women Voters)

League of Women Voters of Cleveland
Aug 29, 2017 7 - 8:30 p.m. | Tinkham Veale University Center, 11038 Bellflower Rd, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 | Community
The city of Cleveland finds itself at a critical juncture in 2017. The upcoming Mayoral and Council elections in September (primary) and November (general) offer the public a virtually unprecedented choice of candidates in almost every ward of the city. This forum will discuss the critical issues and positions that have been staked out by the major candidates.

A Candidate Forum for the Mayor of Cleveland (League of Women Voters)

League of Women Voters
Aug 30, 2017 6 - 8 p.m. | Cleveland Public Library, Louis Stokes Wing, 2nd Floor, The Learning Commons, 525 Superior Ave 44114 | Community
A Candidate Forum for the Mayor of Cleveland cosponsored by The League of Women Voters and the Cleveland Public Library. Free and open to the public. All candidates have been invited. Each candidate for Mayor will be given an opportunity to address issues that are critical to Cleveland's future success.