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--Mayor Martin Horwitz

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Feb 12

Beachwood Boredom-Busters: 2/12/2020

Posted on February 12, 2020 at 12:20 PM by Mayor Martin S. Horwitz

Logo that says City of Beachwood Boredom-Busters, with Boredom in gray and Busters in colorful textTHURSDAY, February 13
7:45 AM – 9:00 AM: Join the Beachwood Chamber Women’s Connection today at Apple Growth Partners (25550 Chagrin Blvd. Ste. 0401). Pam Brys BSN, RN, CDE will present on Women’s Heart health and the differences in women’s and men’s cardiac care. Coffee and morning snacks will be provided. Please preregister for this free program

FRIDAY, February 14
Happy Valentine’s Day!
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM: Neue Auctions (23533 Mercantile Rd., Ste. 119) hosts an auction preview weekdays from 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM through Friday, February 21. Enjoy a unique selection of modern and contemporary art with major bursts of color from modern masters! Learn more about the preview and the Saturday, February 22 live online auction

7:30 PM: Eventually Yours presents a Valentine’s Day Singles Soiree with speed dating, a special guest, appetizers and margaritas at Tres Potrillos Mexican Restaurant and Tequila Bar (25765 Chagrin Blvd.). Learn more and buy a $10 ticket (plus eventbrite fee) online

SATURDAY, February 15
10:00 AM – 1:00 PM: Is your eReader collecting dust? Bring it to the Beachwood branch (25501 Shaker Blvd.) of the Cuyahoga County Public Library today for Drop In and Download. Staff will teach you how to check out eBooks, movies, and more – with no late fees! No registration necessary. (Occurs again Monday, February 17 from 2:00 – 5:00 PM.) 

SUNDAY, February 16
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM: It’s the OAC Beachwood Brawl Youth Wrestling Tournament at Beachwood High School (25100 Fairmount Blvd.). Wrestlers will compete in Novice and Open Divisions. Learn more at their Facebook event page

10:30 AM – 2:30 PM: How about brunch? Blu, the Restaurant (3355 Richmond Rd) began a Sunday brunch service on January 19. Learn more in this recent Cleveland.com review

3:30 PM – 5:00 PM:  Each year, talented Northeastern Ohio music students in grades 7-12 (ages 13-18) audition for the opportunity to perform a concerto movement with the Suburban Symphony.  Share in the experience of hearing the winners of the Suburban Symphony Orchestra’s Young Soloists Concerto Competition perform at the Beachwood High School Auditorium (25100 Fairmount Blvd.), followed by a performance of Beethoven’s “Pastoral” Symphony, conducted by Music Director Domenico Boyagian. This concert is free and open to the public. Learn more online

MONDAY, February 17
Happy Presidents' Day! City Offices are closed today and rubbish & recycling pickup will be delayed one day this entire week.
11:00 AM – 5:00 PM: Entry to the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage is free today! See their website for more information

3:00 – 7:00 PM: It’s Minecraft Mondays at the Microsoft Store at Beachwood Place (26300 Cedar Rd.)! Players will be put their creativity, teamwork, and Minecraft skills to the test in this fun open-play event. Register today on your own or with a friend. All skill levels are welcome! Free with registration

WEDNESDAY, February 19
6:30 -8:30 PM: Tonight, the Beachwood branch (25501 Shaker Blvd.) of the Cuyahoga County Public Library presents “The Unimaginable Journey of Peter Ertel,” the award-winning documentary by local producer, director Joseph Cahn. This film won the 2017 Cleveland International Film Festival Local Heroes Competition. Learn more and register online for this free event