Senior Citizen Happenings
Senior Citizen Happenings, sponsored by the city of University Heights, are open to all senior citizens. Events take place on Thursdays at 2 p.m. To receive the monthly schedule by e-mail, call 216-932-7800, ext. 205, or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Oct. 5: Rachel Kribbs, director of community programming at the Cleveland Institute of Music (CIM), will welcome gifted instrumentalists and vocalists from CIM, one of the country's distinguished music conservatories. [This program will take place at University Heights City Hall.]
Oct. 12: Nancy Levin, director of the Cleveland Heights-University Heights Public Library System, will conduct a guided tour of the newly renovated University Heights Library, 13866 Cedar Road, in anticipation of its grand re-opening on Nov. 12 at 2 p.m. [This program will take place at the University Heights Library.]
Oct. 19: Elizabeth Maxwell, coordinator of Gigi’s Playhouse Down Syndrome Achievement Center in Lakewood, will discuss the work of this organization, which has 31 other locations in the U.S., and one in Mexico. Gigi's Playhouse offers individuals with Down Syndrome a place to learn and grow, and offers parents a place to connect with one another, and access resources. [This program will take place at the University Heights Library.]
Oct. 26: Jon Grimm, president of the Board of Trustees of the Cleveland Museum of Natural History, and Harvey Webster, director of the museum’s wildlife resources, will use a PowerPoint presentation to discuss the museum’s assets in science education, curatorial capability and conservation efforts, as well as its focus on human health and sustainability. [This program will take place at the University Heights Library.]
Kim Sergio Inglis
Kim Sergio Inglis is editor-in-chief of the Heights Observer. She lives in the Shaker Farm Historic District in Cleveland Heights.