FIVE POINTS FARMERS MARKET is open Thursday afternoons from 4 to 7 p.m. at First Street Square in historic downtown. You’ll find plenty of garden fresh produce, unique arts and crafts and more. Spaces are free. For more information, call 479-1000, or visit www.mainstreetcleveland.com.
Join in fun and fellowship while learning to square dance with Calico Squares — a fun and easy family activity. Classes are Sept. 4, 11 and 18 from 7 to 8 p.m. at Garden Plaza Community Room, 3500 Keith St. The first class is free. Children, 10 and up, are welcome with parent. For more information, call Edmond at 336-1070
StageWorks of Cleveland, a new community theater group, will hold auditions for its very first show today and Monday. The group will be casting three men and three women in the play, “The Dining Room,” by A.R. Gurney for roles that will require each actor to play multiple characters. Auditions will be held in the meeting room of Comfort Inn and Suites at 107 Interstate Drive. Those auditioning do not need to make an appointment or prepare anything beforehand. The play will be performed Oct. 19-21. For more information, find the “StageWorks of Cleveland” page on Facebook.
The United club will meet Tuesday at the Golden Corral at 11:30 a.m. Bettie Marlowe from the Cleveland Daily Banner will be the guest speaker. The club meeting is open to the public and anyone is invited to attend or join the group. For more information, call the founder, Martha Bostic, at 479-9207.
End of summer! Start of school! Working! Take a break and come join the C-CAC for some ice cream, autism awareness, and family support! The event will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sept. 15 at Broad Street United Methodist Church. To offset the costs of ice cream, $2 per person will be requested. For more information, call 464-6024 or 464-6260.
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FASHION SHOW, a red carpet event, will be Sept. 29 at 11 a.m. at Lee University’s Dixon’s Center. All of the name brand outfits and voguish shoes are from secondhand stores. The models are local people from the community. Tickets can be purchased at www.riverworshipcenter.com or by calling 309-8346. General admission is $15 and VIP admission is $35. All of the proceeds will go to Mercy’s Door Children’s Home. After the show, the clothing items will be sold — just like a real New York Fashion Show!
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