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It is my pleasure to provide our residents, businesses, and visitors with reliable information about Beachwood. Every week --typically on Wednesdays-- I post Beachwood Boredom-Busters, a list of events happening in our City. You can register for updates to my blog and other news by clicking the “Notify Me” tab on the right column of this page and selecting your preferred updates and delivery method (email or text message). 

If you have any questions or a suggestion for an upcoming Boredom-Busters post, please email my office or call 216-292-1901. Thanks for reading! --Mayor Martin Horwitz

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Jun 27

Beachwood Boredom-Busters: June 27 Edition

Posted on June 27, 2019 at 1:45 PM by Mayor Martin S. Horwitz

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Exterior view through a window of a man putting a golf ballDid you know that Jack Nicklaus broke Bobby Jones's record for career major championship title at the 1973 PGA Championship, which was held at Beachwood’s Canterbury Golf Club? This was just one of many interesting facts learned at last Sunday’s wonderful House & Garden Tour. My thanks to the Beachwood Historical Society and the Beachwood Art Council for arranging an outstanding afternoon!


Summer is officially here and with that, thoughts of vacation. If you want a change of pace at a discount, our friends at the DoubleTree by Hilton Cleveland East/Beachwood are offering a special 20%-off rate for Beachwood Residents

Let’s look ahead to this weekend and the upcoming week...

ALL WEEKEND 

Friday – Sunday, June 28 – 30: Cadillac DETOURS at Beachwood Place. Get behind the wheel of the Cadillac XT4, XT5 or Escalade and instantly receive a $25 Beachwood Place gift card. Visit the Cadillac Detours desk in Center Court June 28-30 during mall hours to participate. Must be 18 with a valid driver’s license. For hours and more information, visit cadillacdetours.com.

SATURDAY, JUNE 29

View of the garden at The Gathering Place9:00 AM – 1:00 PMOne-Day-Only FLASH SALE at The Gathering Place warehouse. Shop Patio furniture (half-off original price), sectional sofas and more. 4911 Commerce Parkway, Warrensville Heights, OH. 

The Gathering Place opened their garden to the House and Garden tour: what a beautiful, restorative oasis they have (pictured).

SUNDAY, JUNE 30

What’s your vision for Cuyahoga County? RSVP now to break bread with neighbors and members of your community while sharing your perspective on our county’s needs and aspirations for the future. Help inform how Cuyahoga County will prioritize the opportunities and challenges before us. Register in advance to join The Cleveland Foundation for candid conversation and FREE lunch at the Beachwood Branch of the Cuyahoga County Public Library. 

TUESDAY, JULY 2

11:00 AM – 4:00 PM: Blood Drive at the Beachwood Branch of the Cuyahoga County Public Library. For more information or to make an appointment, please visit www.redcrossblood.org or call the American Red Cross at 800-RED-CROSS (800-733-2767).


LOOKING AHEAD
Celebrate Beachwood City Park every weekend in July by participating in free yoga and tai chi classes! Beginning July 6, yoga classes are every Saturday from 11:00 AM - noon with Julie Konrad of Luna Presence Yoga (bring a chair, mat or towel). Beginning July 7, tai chi classes will be held every Sunday from 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM with Jennifer Stepien. All programs meet in the Pavilion of City Park West, near the Richmond Road and Shaker Blvd. intersection. Please call 216-292-1970 for more info. Rain or shine and perfect for all ages, these free and open to the public classes are presented in conjunction with the Beachwood Historical Society, City of Beachwood, and Cuyahoga Arts & Culture. 

Happy Summertime, Beachwood!



Exterior view through a window of a man putting a golf ball