Around Cleveland 1-8

Posted 1/8/17

The Newcomers Club of Cleveland will meet Monday at 9:45 at Broad Street Methodist Church. The speaker will be Arnold Ferguson, who has been a volunteer with the American Red Cross for 56 years. He …

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Around Cleveland 1-8

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The Newcomers Club of Cleveland will meet Monday at 9:45 at Broad Street Methodist Church. The speaker will be Arnold Ferguson, who has been a volunteer with the American Red Cross for 56 years. He will discuss how the needs of the organization have changed and what we can do to help. If you are new to the area, please come and join us.

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The Museum Center at Five Points will display agricultural artifacts pertaining to our Ocoee Region in “Grown and Bred in East Tennessee,” an exhibit about Tennessee agriculture and farming in the region. Join us to discover more about our local agriculture, how food was produced before the 21st century and today. This exhibit will be on view from Jan. 13 through May 27.

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The Etowah Arts Commission announces its upcoming exhibit “Everything Country, Paintings by Claudia Walker” from Jan. 12 through March 31 in the Nancy Cantrell Dender Gallery, 700 Tennessee Ave., in Etowah.

Join IN the activities at your Cleveland-Bradley County Public Library:

— Monday at 4:30 p.m., the teens gather for gaming in the Teen Zone. Feel free to bring a multi-player E-Rated game to share. For more information, email teenzone@clevelandlibrary.org.

— Tuesday night brings the Cleveland Storytelling Guild to the library for the monthly meeting at 7 p.m., in the Community Room. Come to hear terrific tales and even practice some of your own.

— STEAM is Thursday for teens and tweens at 4:30 p.m. Join them to explore areas of science, technology, engineering, arts and math every month. The teens will be exploring polymers and making plastic from milk. For more information, email teenzone@clevelandlibrary.org.

— Next Sunday, the Tween Movie Matinee is showing the film adaption of Roald Dahl’s “BFG” (Big Friendly Giant). All ages are welcome to view this showing at 1:30 p.m.

— At 2:30 p.m. Sunday, the History Branch & Archives is hosting another class in their Genealogical Research Series. In this month’s class, Barbara Fagen will discuss the topic of remembering your family.

— Adults 18 and up will be “Pushing The Limits of Nature, Knowledge, Survival and Connection” with a new program series at the library. Come experience science in every-day life with this informal STEM program hosted on the last Monday of the month at 6:30 p.m., January through April.

— Don’t forget the library offers free Zumba classes each Tuesday, Thursday and Friday morning at 8 a.m.

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THE MUSEUM CENTER at Five Points will have the College Hill Heritage exhibit on display through March 25, 2017. For more information, call 423-339-5745.

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EDITOR’S NOTE: To submit announcements to be included in Around Cleveland, email information for Sunday publication in the Lifestyles section by Wednesday to bettie.marlowe@clevelandbanner.com.

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