Mayor's Corner

Sep 11

[ARCHIVED] Beachwood Boredom-Busters: September 11, 2019

The original item was published from September 11, 2019 3:06 PM to January 3, 2022 12:42 PM

Logo that says City of Beachwood Boredom-Busters, with Boredom in gray and Busters in colorful textI am so excited about the City of Beachwood events coming up this month and next. Be sure to bring the kids to this Sunday’s 20th Annual Honkin’ Haulin’ Hands-on Trucks at our Public Works Garage, 23355 Mercantile Rd. Beachwood. We’ll feature many vehicles including a medevac helicopter. There will be driver licenses, games and activities for children. This is a wonderful opportunity for families to learn about the role that vehicles play in the City of Beachwood and to take adorable photos of your kid(s) having a blast.


I know you all join me in remembering the fallen heroes of 9/11. We are grateful to have a piece of 9/11 steel in a memorial that is located within our Public Safety Center and was arranged for by the late Richard Barson, a Beachwood resident. Please, take a moment today to give thanks to those who keep our community safe.

THURSDAY, Sept. 12

Have you been thinking about starting a business, but don't know where to start? Let SCORE help!  "5 Simple Steps for Starting Your Business" is a five-part workshop series that can help you turn your business idea into actions with tools, templates and personalized advice from SCORE Mentors. Register today for this FREE series, which begins Oct. 10 at 6:30 PM and will take place at the Beachwood Branch of the Cuyahoga County Public Library (25501 Shaker Blvd.).  

FRIDAY, Sept. 13

5:00 – 9:00 PM: Celebrate the release of the NBA 2K 2020 video game at the Microsoft Store in Beachwood Place (lower level) and take part in their free NBA 2K tournament! Players of any skill level are welcome but space is limited so register today!  

7:009:00 PM: Rough week? Fall Into Style at Dino Palmieri at Beachwood Place (level 2, near West Entrance). This “evening full of style” will include complimentary blowdry lessons and styling tips, a gift from Oribe, plus manicure treatments from Zoya. Refreshments will be served. Your $15 reservation fee can be used toward a retail purchase. Call 216-595-4880 to reserve your spot!  


SATURDAY, Sept. 14

10:00 AM2:00 PM: Expecting a baby or just had one? The third annual Babies & Bumps event at the DoubleTree Cleveland East Beachwood (3663 Park East Drive) will connect you to valuable resources and facilitate conversations about every aspect of baby-having. Schedule and tickets are available online.  

10:3011:30 AM: It’s Chinese Storytime at the Beachwood branch of the Cuyahoga County Public Library (25501 Shaker Blvd.)! Join the crowd for stories, songs and rhymes in Mandarin Chinese and stay afterward for a craft and playtime. More information is available online.  

10:00 PM: Tonight, Bogey’s Comedy Club at Embassy Suites by Hilton Cleveland Beachwood Brick Wall with a logo that says Bogey's Comedy Club(3775 Park East Dr) presents the dynamic, opinionated and irascible Jeff Blanchard! The show features Chris Harvey and your MC is Kirk Bogos. Come out and laugh! Tickets are available online.  


SUNDAY, Sept. 15


4:00 – 6:00 PM: Keep the fun rolling at Mandel JCC Israeli Kids Games Festival (26001 S Woodland Rd.)! Play and learn Israeli games for youth and adults and enjoy Israeli snacks and music. Tickets are available online.  

MONDAY, Sept. 16

8:00 PM: A Town Hall meeting will take place at the Beachwood Community Center (25325 Fairmount Blvd.) after the City Council meeting to discuss the proposed comprehensive changes to the Beachwood Zoning Code.



Sunday, Sept. 22 from 9:00Noon: Resident Shred Day and Habitat for Humanity will also be on-site to collect donations. Tidy your filing cabinet and mail table and bring those sensitive documents to the Beachwood Community Center parking lot (25325 Fairmount Blvd.). Visit our website for more information.  

Sunday, Sept. 22 from 2:004:00 PM: Barkwood Dog Park grand opening

Sunday, Oct. 6 from Noon5:00 PM: Beachwood Fall Festival

See you in Beachwood!