Common Ground is just days away! On our blog each day this week, we are previewing Common Ground conversations happening Sunday, July 30 across Cuyahoga County. Register to attend one (or more!) of these free community events here.
Ohio City Inc. & The Global Table – The Ohio City Farm
Discuss how we can create a welcoming neighborhood for all residents, businesses and visitors.
Bridge Ave. & W. 24th St., Cleveland, OH 44113
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Ohio City is one of Cleveland’s most diverse neighborhoods and we are constantly striving to unite. Join neighbors and guests for a potluck meal to discuss how we can create a welcoming neighborhood for all residents, businesses and visitors. We encourage guests to share an experience that has made or would make them feel welcome in a neighborhood. Register to attend this Common Ground conversation.
OUR YOUTH: Social Justice – Empowering Youth Exploring Justice (EYEJ)
Discuss how youth in Cleveland can promote social justice.
2860 Coventry Rd., Shaker Heights, OH 44120
11:45 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Join us for an intergenerational discussion regarding our youth in Cleveland and reaching social justice led by Plymouth Church and Shaker Heights High School Youth, EYEJ: Empowering Youth, Exploring Justice and Plymouth Church’s Peace & Justice Committee. Register to attend this Common Ground conversation.
Shore Cultural Centre
Discuss how art can affect a community.
291 E. 222nd Street, Euclid, OH 44123
10 a.m. – Noon
Join us for a discussion regarding the role that the arts can play a role within a community in relation to the main Common Ground question: “What can we do together to create a more equitable and resilient community?” Free continental breakfast will be provided by courtesy of Euclid Hospital. Pre-Registration is required. Register to attend this Common Ground conversation.
TSIEY aka Tony Searight Investment Education For Youth
Discuss youth, investment, and entrepreneurship.
2 – 4 p.m.
NOTE: THIS EVENT IS CURRENTLY FULL. Join us at McDonald’s for beverages and a conversation on empowering today’s youth through stock investing, entrepreneurship, giving back and much more!
Western Reserve Land Conservancy at Britt Oval
Discuss what we can do together to help neighborhoods thrive.
11327 Shaker Blvd, Cleveland, OH 44104
2 – 3 p.m.
Help us answer the question, “What can we do to help Cleveland neighborhoods thrive?” Join us in Britt Oval, directly across the street from Saint Luke’s Foundation. Parking available in the Saint Luke’s guest parking lot. Additional instructions can be found here. In case of rain, join us in the Saint Luke’s Foundations offices. Register to attend this Common Ground conversation.
WISH Cleveland, the City of Euclid & Shooting Without Bullets – The Greenhouse
View and discuss the locally produced film “UNDEREXPOSED.”
20150 Lakeshore Blvd., Euclid, OH 44123
4 – 6 p.m.
NOTE: THIS EVENT IS CURRENTLY FULL – JOIN THE WAIT LIST. Let’s Talk About Race: Hosted in partnership with WISH Cleveland and the City of Euclid, will include a viewing and discussion of the locally produced film Underexposed, based on the experience of Cleveland teens and the nonprofit Shooting Without Bullets.
YMCA of Greater Cleveland – Downtown
Discuss how we can solve the opioid crisis in our community.
1301 E. 9th St., Cleveland, OH 44114
12 – 2 p.m.
Join us for food and conversation about what steps we can take to solve the opioid crisis in our community. Refreshments will be served. Register to attend this Common Ground conversation.
YMCA of Greater Cleveland and Global Cleveland – West Park Family YMCA
Discuss how we can support refugees and immigrants coming into our community.
15501 Lorain Rd., Cleveland, OH 44111
4 – 6 p.m.
Join us for a barbeque and conversation about how we support refugees and immigrants coming into our community. Register to attend this Common Ground conversation.