Event Calendar

Events for Sunday, May 5, 2019

Film Screening & Talk-Back: Numbered
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Auschwitz prisoners were tattooed with serial numbers, first on their chests and then their left arms. An estimated 400,000 numbers were tattooed in Auschwitz and its sub-camps; only several thousand survivors are still alive today. The film documents the dark time and setting during which these tattoos were assigned, as well as the meaning they took on in the years following the war. These scars, paradoxically unanimous and anonymous, reveal themselves to be diverse, enlightening, and full of life. A talk-back follows with trauma expert Mae Bennett MSSA, LSW, of the Jewish Family Service Association of Cleveland, a community partner of this program.
Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage
2929 Richmond Road, Beachwood, OH 44122

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Service of Installation for Rev. Dr. Veronica R. Goines at Forest Hill Church
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
The community is invited to celebrate installation of Rev. Dr. Veronica R. Goines as one of the Co-Pastors at Forest Hill Church, Presbyterian.

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Nighttown hosts Officer Jason West Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser on Sunday May 5th
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
This year will mark the 12th anniversary since a group of Cleveland Heights residents and business owners came together and started the scholarship to honor the memory of Officer Jason West, a member of the Cleveland Heights Police Department, who lost his life in 2007 while responding to a disturbance call.
The Scholarship Committee holds the Annual Mega Raffle each year to raise money for the Scholarship fund. It is the only fundraising event they hold, and all monies raised during the fundraiser go directly to the Scholarship fund.
Nighttown on Cedar Road
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LifeAct’s 15th Annual Into the Light Walk
6:00 PM
Join us at our 15th Annual Into the Light Walk which will be held at 6:00PM on Sunday, May 5th at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo as we shine a light on depression awareness and suicide prevention. This event is an evening gathering for students, educators, families, adults – anyone and everyone – who has been touched by suicide, depression or who just wants to learn how to help. LifeAct will provide a light snack, informational booths, an inspirational keynote speaker, Jeff Yalden, music from Bay High School and a twilight reflective walk for our registrants. It’s a powerful and inspirational night for all. Now, more than ever, people need to come together and find a solution to this ever-growing problem. Registration fee is $30 online or $35 the day of the event.
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
3900 Wildlife Way, Cleveland Ohio 44109

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