Adam’s Place Open for breakfast and lunch. 681 East 200th St. (216) 531-9681 Americano Bistro classics with local and seasonal ingredients, prices that will bring you back. 1 Bratenahl Place, (216) 541-3900 Beach Club Bistro Gourmet pizzas, seafood, and one of the region’s largest half-bottle wine lists. 21939 Lake Shore Blvd., (216) 731-7499 Beachland Ballroom Open until 11 p.m. during shows plus Saturday/Sunday brunch, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. 15711 Waterloo Road, (216) 383-1124 Bistro 185 Ethnic favorites with a twist and multi– cultural cuisine. 991 E. 185th St., (216) 481-9635, Café at Arts Collinwood Solstice coffee, pastries, soups, sandwiches and more. Fine wine and craft beers. Proceeds benefit arts programs. 15605 Waterloo Road, (216) 571-6587 China One All of your favorites, including the best Wonton soup around. 16122 Lake Shore Blvd., (216) 383-8686 Congin’s Italian Drive Thru Slices from heaven at the corner of St. Clair. Do not miss homemade lasagna. 18812 Nottingham Road, (216) 481-4585 Corso’s Iced coffees, smoothies, soups, sandwiches & salads 818 E. 185th St., (216) 481-8450 Cross Town Land & Sea 17218 Grovewood Ave., (216) 383-8181 Everything & Then Some 16405 Euclid Ave., (216) 531-2000 Famous Gyro George Amazing gyros plus breakfast, lunch and dinner. Eat-in or carry out. 19019 Euclid Ave., (216) 738-0800 Fotina’s Family Restaurant 400 E. 156th St., (216) 692-1375 Fresh Catch Seafood Everything from fish dinner to Cajun lobster fresh from the ice-filled front case. 564 E. 185th St., (216) 738-0080 Georgio’s Oven Fresh Pizza Fresh is our middle name 15867 Lake Shore Blvd., (216) 404-0300 Grovewood Tavern Opens daily at 5 p.m. Patio open every day, weather permitting. 17105 Grovewood Ave., (216) 531-4900, Gus’s Diner One Eight Five 797 E. 185th St., (216) 481-8781 Jackie Chen’s Chinese Restaurant Dine-in or take-out; great lunch specials. 470 E. 152 St., (216) 486.7800 Kim’s Wings Crispy, mouth-watering wings. 14909 Saint Clair Ave., (216) 681-6644 22382 Lakeshore Blvd., (216) 731-3202 Kristy’s Tavern & Restaurant Homemade food and a full bar. 434 E. 200th St. (216) 486-4826 Lady Luck Pub & Eatery 19309 Nottingham Road, (216) 531-8102 Lucky’s Restaurant 742 E. 185th St., (216) 486-1222 Marta’s Restaurant & Bar The finest Czech cuisine since 1995. 800 East 222 St., (216) 731-9596 Messina Pizza & Bakery 1071 Ivanhoe Road, (216) 761-7744 Mickey’s Dairy Treat Cool treats in the heart of 185th. 778 E. 185th St., (216) 383-8799 Mirabile’s Old school Italian, great jukebox and full bar. 1025 Ivanhoe Road, (216) 761-8084 Mr. Hero 523 E. 185th St., (216) 486-6900 Muldoon’s Saloon & Eatery A cheerful Irish pub with a full menu. 1020 E. 185th St., (216) 531-3130 Mz. Mississippi Family Soul Food 19320 Roseland Ave., (216) 862-3057 The Original Grill Wings, ribs and arguably the best Polish Boy in Collinwood. 17406 St. Clair Ave., (216) 383-7500 Papa Joe’s Subs & Pasta Try the Tuesday pasta specials. 564 E. 200th St., (216) 692-1068 Paragon Stylish modern bar, classic bistro fare. 21920 Lake Shore Blvd., (216) 731-WINE Sandy’s Frozen Whip Serving the original Euclid Beach Park strawberry custard, burgers and dogs. 17635 Lake Shore Blvd., (216) 531-9400

Scotti’s Italian Eatery

Get grillin’
Azman Quality Meats
The greatest smokies ever to orbit the earth. 654 E. 185th St. (216) 481-0826 Josh’s Family Meats Gerber’s farm-raised chicken, outstanding horseradish pickles. 20068 Lake Shore Blvd. (216) 531-7575 Old World Meats Convenient Sunday/late hours. Excellent all-around selection. 651 E. 185th Street, (216) 383-1262 Raddell’s Sausage Shop Slovenian Sausage madness, grill it up and serve with a side of their homemade kraut. 478 E. 152nd Street, (216) 486-1944

Courtyard dining, with a variety of pizzas and classic Italian dishes. 882 E. 185th St., (216) 481-8995 The SS&W Boardwalk Collinwood’s greatest cheeseburger, vegetarian friendly too! 16011 Waterloo Road, (216) 481-0077 Villa Rosa Pizza 853 E. 185th St., (216) 486-5545 V’s Gourmet Chicken Express Best chicken in the neighborhood for over 10 years 15418 Lake Shore Blvd., (216) 738-7000 Winners Sports club & grill serving seafood, phillystyle sandwiches, wings & more 770 E. 185th St., (216) 383-9300

Coit Road Market Featuring fresh local produce and other Ohio farm products directly from the farmers. Baked goods, locally-roasted, organic, fair-trade coffee, spices, crafts and more. Wednesdays, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. • Saturdays, 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Weekly Happenings

Aspinwall Church of God Vacation Bible School July 20-22, 2011, 7-8:30 p.m. Limited bus pick up starting at 6:00 p.m. 14627 Aspinwall Ave., (216) 268-0879

and family fun!
robotics, astronomy, and more. You decide what works best for you and your family. Contact Kareemah Darby, or 216-535-7900 for the details. Good Shepherd Baptist VBS June 20-24. For children & adults. Morning Session 10:00 a.m.–Noon; Evening Session, 6-8:00 p.m. 17822 Euclid Ave., (216) 481-5444 Greater Faith Baptist VBS For all ages. July 18-22, 6-8:30 p.m. 13816 St. Clair Ave., (216) 835-9721.

Arts Collinwood Summer Arts Camp Monday-Friday, July 11-Aug. 5, from 9 a.m. to noon Arts and drama based camp or kids ages 6-12. $200 for the four-week program. To request a brochure, send an email to a.callahan@ or visit to download a copy.

Sundays . . . Get a taste of Lithuania at Gintaras Restaurant’s Sunday buffet, featuring homemade specialties straight from the Baltic Sea. From 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. 877 E. 185th St., (216) 5312131 Mondays. . . . Take in a Northeast Cleveland Little League game on one of the four fields at Humphrey Park. Games start at 6, the concession stand is open from 6-8:15 p.m. to satisfy all your ballpark cravings. Develop a rooting interest, or just enjoy an evening along the baselines as neighbors have since the league was founded in 1951. Through June.

Tuesday Evening Walking Club. Pick up a set of North Collinwood Walk Maps free. Meets at 7:00 p.m. through October. Walks will occur rain or shine, but not in thunderstorms. Weekly raffle to keep us motivated! Sponsored by the Y/ Clevelanders in Motion. Call (216) 263-6293. June: Mickey’s Dairy Treat July: Arts Collinwood Cafe August: Sandy’s Frozen Whip Wednesdays. . . . Every Wednesday night is Jazz Night at Arts Collinwood in the Café featuring music by local jazz greats Alex Schrock, Conrad Reeves, Nate Scheible, Dave Kasper, Gaetano Letizia and more. Music begins at 8 p.m. at 15605 Waterloo Road, 216-692-9500 or

Thursdays. . . On Thursdays from June 16-August 11, get to know the nature of the neighborhood at Ohio’s only neighborhood state park: Family Nature Adventure, 10:30 a.m.-12 noon Meet park naturalist Carol Ward at the Wildwood Pavilion for this junior naturalists program. Every week will have a different topic —trees, birds, bugs, fish—and activities. Youth of all ages welcome. Passport to Fishing, 1-3:00 p.m. Meet at Wildwood west end parking lot; start with some learning activities before fishing. Equipment and bait provided. Thursdays at Arts Collinwood, stop by the cafe for the Acoustic Showcase. Music begins at 8 p.m., full schedule at 15601 Waterloo Road

Fridays. . . . Try the Not-Just-Fish Fry that the ladies of the Slovenian Workmen’s Home auxiliary serve up from 3-8:00 p.m. Dinner choices include fish, shrimp, pork chops, & goulash, plus classic sides like home fries, cabbage & noodles, macaroni & cheese, and polenta. Strudel for dessert. Dine-in or take-out; strolling musician most weeks. 15335 Waterloo Road Euclid Farmer’s Market runs every Friday, June thru October and includes produce from many of our local growers as well as entertainment. 4-8 p.m. Saturdays . . . Adventures in Canoeing June 25, July 23 & August 13 at 10 a.m. @ Wildwood This 2 hour program will start with basic instruction before hitting the water. Limit 8 canoes per session. Free, but pre-registration is required. Call 216-8818141 ext. 3001.

Exploration Station 1-4 p.m. from June 25-Aug. 20, stop by the Exploration Station nature center for some hands on fun. Each week will feature a different topic and activities. Call for details. Page Turners Book Club 4th Saturday of the month Collinwood Branch Library 856 East 152nd St., Call 216623-6934 for titles. Passport to Euclid See what the neighborhoods of Euclid are all about, on foot! Learn about Euclid’s colorful past and hear updates concerning future projects. Meet your neighbors, make new friends. 8-9 a.m. $15 Euclid Resident, $25 Non-Resident. Call 216289-8114 Option 8, Ask for Annemarie

Briardale Greens Pee Wee & Junior Golf League Tuesdays June 14-August 2, 9:45 a.m. Pee Wee League: Non-competitive, ages 6 to 9. Junior League: Age 10-17 with previous golfing experience. More at 24131 Briardale Avenue, (216) 289-8574, Bright Star Missionary Baptist VBS All ages! June 20-24, 6:30-8:30 p.m. 13028 Shaw Ave., (216) 249-5213 Bright Star Missionary Baptist Youth Tent Revival July 11-15. 13028 Shaw Ave., 7:00 p.m. City of Cleveland Youth Tennis Program Ages 7-15 can take free lessons with instructor Phyllis Henry. Monday-Thursday, June 20-Aug. 12. Two sessions daily: 10:00 a.m.-12 noon, 1-3:00 p.m. Equipment provided. Register by June 17 by calling 216-812-8700. Humphrey Park Courts, Grovewood Ave. A Day with Pythagoras Explore the navigational and large object movement of our Viking ancestors. The morning session will focus on familiar math concepts, and the trigonometry of Pythagoras to prepare for an afternoon outdoor lab. For youth entering the 7th, 8th and 9th grades. $30 per student, includes lunch. Choose June 6, 7 or 8. VASJ Main building Everlasting Baptist VBS July 25-29, 6:00-7:35 p.m. All ages. 549 Eddy Road, (216) 681-5189 Euclid Family YMCA Swimming lessons Monday-Saturday, $50/6-week session 631 Babbitt Road, 216-731-7454 Euclid Family YMCA Gymnastics Monday, Wednesday and Saturday, $50/6-week session 631 Babbitt Road, 216-731-7454 Girl Scouts Calling all girls ages 5-17! There’s a Girl Scout Pathway for you and your friends. Be the girl you want to be, and make the world a better place. Join a troop-Make friends, have fun, and earn badges Join a special interest group-Travel to destinations near and far or try sailing and rock climbing Be an independent Girl Scout-Go camping or participate in community service projects, the arts,

Introduction to Woodworking June 27-28, 9:00 a.m.-Noon Tuesdays. . . . An intro to carpentry techniques Enjoy the summer evenings and safe use of carpentry tools while getting to know the for 6th 7th and 8th graders with neighborhood better with the Industrial Arts Instructor Chuck Martinko. Students will have choice of a woodworking project Collinwood Branch Library, 856 East 152nd to complete and take home. $35, limit 12 students. Street. Caroline Peak, Youth Services Librarian, (216) VASJ Tech Building 623-6934 Memorial-Nottingham Branch, 17109 Lake Jamocha Cultural Arts Summer Camp Shore Blvd., Ms. Maria, Children’s Librarian, (216) Professional instructors and a proven record of all 623-7039 day fun! Ages 6 to 13, $45.00 per week per child, discounts for Families. Includes lunch and snack. Our Lady of the Lake Art Camp To register, call (216) 577-7499 or (216) 326-7351. Classes in visual arts and theatre for grades 1-7. Camp runs Monday-Friday 7:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m., June 13-17 from 9-11:30 a.m. Contact Camp DirecJune 20-July 29. tor Maryanne Hiti at 216-481-5696 or pick up a form in New Life Cathedral • 16200 Euclid Avenue the rectory on Lakeshore Blvd. at E. 199th Street. Our Lady of the Lake School, 175 E. 200th St. Lady Vikings Girls Basketball Camp Intense skills workout; individual and team competiSalvation Army Explore Your World Camp tion with head coach Anthony Redding, SJ ‘89 and Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Running June former NBA player Stan Kimbrough SJ ‘84. June 20th - August 13th for ages 5-13. 13-16, $85 per student, includes T-shirt. Grades This program is designed to provide a safe, engag4-6: 9–11:30 a.m. • Grades 7-9: 12-2:30 p.m. ing and Christ-centered environment for children in VASJ Gym the community. Eight weeks, $200/first child, $160/ second child, and $120/third child. Includes, at no Lady Vikings Girls Volleyball Camp additional cost: math, reading, and science tutoring An intensive skills and fundamentals camp with to help make the transition to the next grade level; head coach Mark Royer SJ ’75, Willoughby South fieldtrips to the zoo, science center, Fairport Harbor, head coach Bill Behrend, SJ ’89 and VASJ assistant Kalahari, Wagon Trails, Indians game, nature center coach Bridget Lynch. June 20-23, $100 before 6/13 and county fair; recreation activities, swimming or $125 after 6/13, includes T-shirt. Grades 5-7 8:00 lessons, and arts enrichment; breakfast, lunch and a.m.-Noon; Grades 8-9 1-5:00 p.m. VASJ Gym • For snack. 17625 Grovewood Ave., 216-692-1388 info, call Mark Royer 216-731-5683 North Collinwood Thundercats All-Star Cheer Squad For ages 5-16. Start date is June 20, from 6-8:00 p.m. Visit for more information. 17625 Grovewood Ave. One World, Many Stories Cleveland Public Library Summer Reading Program, June 6-August 6. Explore the world through stories and special programs, some of which are listed on the calendar (over). Stop by your branch for the full schedule and don’t miss any of the fun! St. John Nottingham VBS-”Gold Rush” June 13-17, 9-11:30 a.m. K-6th grade 17403 Nottingham Road, (216) 531-1156 Sports Ed Basketball Clinics Intense skills workout; individual and team competition with Lady Vikings head coach Anthony Redding SJ ’89 and former NBA player Stan Kimbrough SJ ’84 for girls and boys ages 10-17. VASJ Gym Two-day Clinic: June 17-18, $50. One-day Clinic: June 25, $35. Limit of 35 students per session. Girls: 9-11:00 a.m. • Boys, 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

Sports Ed Girls Basketball Camp Intense skills workout; individual and team competition with Lady Vikings head coach Anthony Redding SJ ’89 and former NBA player Stan Kimbrough SJ ’84. June 27-30$85 per student, includes T-shirt. Limit of 35 students/session. Grades 4-6, 9-11:30 a.m. • Grades 7-9, 12– 2:30 p.m. VASJ Gym Sports Ed Football Camp An intensive skills and fundamentals camp for boys ages 12-17 with Mac Stephens (NY Jets, Minnesota Vikings, University of Minnesota), John Storey ’59 (VASJ Head Football Coach), Matt Moran (Assistant Football Coach Lake Catholic), and Salem Simon (Northwestern University). July 18-20, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. $65. Bring a bag lunch and drink, tennis shoes or football cleats. VASJ Football Field Sports Ed Soccer Camp Intense skills workout for boys and girls ages 14 and under. Individual and team competition with coach Ali Kazemaini, former John Carroll University Soccer Coach and Cleveland Force Player. July 25-29, from 9–11:30 a.m. $110. VASJ Football Field Steve Sanders Stallions Football & Cheer Program Teaching discipline, responsibility, perseverance, teamwork and sportsmanship knowing that lessons learned through youth sports will further benefit players in their everyday lives. For kids ages 6-13. Contact Jason Gunn, (216) 322-6689. VASJ 2-day Youth Cheerleading Clinic Come to learn cheers, chants, dances, how to stunt, and a mini routine! Perform at the first football game with your VASJ varsity cheerleaders! Pizza Provided for Lunch! August 20-21, 10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., $30, includes lunch, crafts, and a VASJ Cheerleading Tee-shirt! VASJ Gym

Lady Vikings Girls Basketball Camp Intense skills workout; individual and team competition with head coach Anthony Redding SJ ‘89 and former NBA player Stan Kimbrough SJ ‘84. June 13-16, $85 per student, includes T-shirt. Grades 4-6: 9–11:30 a.m. • Grades 7-9: 12-2:30 p.m. VASJ Gym Vikings Boys Basketball Camp An intensive skills and fundamentals camp for boys entering grades 3-9 featuring individual workout instruction, team competition and daily motivational speakers with head coach Babe Kwasniak ’94, coach emeritus Tedd Kwasniak, and assistant coaches Jeremy Holmes and Akeem Hemmingway. July 11-14, $100 before 6/13/11 or $125 after 6/13/11. Includes T-shirt. VASJ Gym Grades 3-8, 9-11:30 a.m. • Grade 9, 1-3:00 p.m. For Information call or email, Babe Kwasniak 440.665.6050 or Viking Football Clinic An intensive clinic focusing on fundamentals and skills of offense and defense for boys entering grades 5-8 with VASJ head football coach John Storey SJ ’59 and John Callahan SJ ’84, director of The Edge. June 17, 10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m. $35 per student (includes T shirt). Bring a bag lunch and drink. VASJ Football Field

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