August 24, 2018 - October 11, 2018

George A. Streeter Gallery at Judson Park Presents “Recent Imaginings” by Mitzi Faye

Judson Park – 1801 Chestnut Hills Drive Opening Reception: Fri, Aug 24, 2018, 4:30 pm to 6 pm Mitzi is a well-known Cleveland artist and at 92 has recently began collage painting. This show will feature her recent works.  

August 31, 2018 - October 28, 2018

Howson Gallery at Judson Park Presents “Roadside Attractions” by Roy Pekoc

Judson Park – 1801 Chestnut Hills Drive Opening Reception:  Fri, Aug 31, 2018, 4:30 pm to 6 pm Colorful and intricate paintings done on metal and plastic pieces Roy finds in the roadways. Many of these “canvases” have been beaten, broken, and flattened by the pounding of civilization as it continues on its way – making for […]

September 20, 2018 - September 23, 2018

Theatre in the Circle Presents: Pump Boys and Dinettes

Let’s go back to a time when “fillin’ stations” were full service and diner waitresses served up sass and hash in man-sized portions. Join our cast of singin’ and strummin’ good ’ole boys and diner divas as they welcome you to where high octane is still on the pump (and on the stage)! We’ll have […]

September 27, 2018

A Cook’s Tour of Italy at Judson Park!

Join us for a culinary tour of Italy’s richly diverse culinary regions, all worthy of your palate’s exploration.  Our very own Chef Gaetano Ricci will prepare delectable morsels from Piedmont, Veneto and Tuscany for you to savor, paired with delicious tastings of great Italian wines. Ask questions as Chef G shares his recipes, cooking tips, and his […]

October 1, 2018

Aging in Place Series: Autonomy and Affirmation as We Grow Older

Orange Senior Center – Blue Room 32205 Chagrin Blvd Pepper Pike, OH 44124  Are you one of the 90% of adults over age 65 whose goal it is to remain living independently at home for as long as possible? If so, this desire to “age in place” is best accomplished through research, contingency planning, preparatory strategies, […]

October 2, 2018 - December 11, 2018

“Discover the Artist Within You” – South Franklin Circle Studio, Painting Self-Portraits with Frida Kahlo

In partnership with Art Therapy Studio. GROWTH. HEALING. WELLNESS. Painting Self-Portraits with Frida Kahlo We will discuss the self-portraits of Frida Kahlo, discover elements of your personal history in order to create symbols and add meaning to your artwork. Using acrylic paint you’ll be able to create a lice that is uniqley personal to you.  […]

October 2, 2018 - December 11, 2018

“Discover the Artist Within You” – South Franklin Circle Studio, Acrylic and Watercolor with Georgia O’Keefe

In partnership with Art Therapy Studio. GROWTH. HEALING. WELLNESS. Acrylic and Watercolor with Georgia O’Keefe Georgia O’Keefe, the “Mother of Modernism”, is best known for her close-ups of flowers. We will examine her flower painting as well as her other lesser-known subject matter in order to create our own Georgia-esque masterpieces. 11 week course, October […]

October 2, 2018

International Themed Dinner with Chagrin Documentary Film Festival

South Franklin Circle is a sponsor and screening venue for the Chagrin Documentary Film Festival. This five-day celebration of the art of documentary film draws audiences from all over Northeast Ohio, the U.S. and the world and brings them into our community.  Radius Restaurant at South Franklin Circle presents an international dinner.  Dinner reservations beginning […]

October 5, 2018 - December 14, 2018

“Discover the Artist Within You” – South Franklin Circle Studio, Assemblage Sculpture with Joseph Cornell

In partnership with Art Therapy Studio. GROWTH. HEALING. WELLNESS. Assemblage Sculpture with Joseph Cornell Gather your trinkets, shadowboxes, and collage materials because we will be making assemblages inspired by Joseph Cornell. We will work out way through the steps of building assemblages with collage elements.  11 week course, October 5-December 14 Fridays from 10:00 a.m.- 12:00 […]

October 8, 2018

Aging in Place Series: Autonomy and Affirmation as We Grow Older

Orange Senior Center – Blue Room 32205 Chagrin Blvd Pepper Pike, OH 44124  Are you one of the 90% of adults over age 65 whose goal it is to remain living independently at home for as long as possible? If so, this desire to “age in place” is best accomplished through research, contingency planning, preparatory strategies, […]

October 9, 2018

Retire in Style! Design Your Private Residence at Judson Manor

The 9th floor of Judson Manor is being newly designed, with aesthetically pleasing and contemporary floorplans— all in the heart of Cleveland’s cultural hub. Each apartment will feature spacious, well-appointed rooms offering lovely views of University Circle, downtown Cleveland and Lake Erie. Living at Judson Manor, you’ll be steps away from the area’s top cultural […]

October 15, 2018

Aging in Place Series: Autonomy and Affirmation as We Grow Older

Orange Senior Center – Blue Room 32205 Chagrin Blvd Pepper Pike, OH 44124  Are you one of the 90% of adults over age 65 whose goal it is to remain living independently at home for as long as possible? If so, this desire to “age in place” is best accomplished through research, contingency planning, preparatory strategies, […]

October 16, 2018

South Franklin Circle Dialogues Presents: “Chasing the Dragon: The Opioid and Heroin Crisis”

The Chautauqua Room South Franklin Circle Community Center 16575 S. Franklin Street Chagrin Falls, OH 44023 Complimentary Valet Parking Heroin and Opiate addiction is commonly referred to as Chasing the Dragon. Please join us for an engaging conversation about this very serious crisis.  The FBI and DEA have released a DVD entitled “Chasing the Dragon: The […]

October 22, 2018

Conversations at Judson Park: The Effects of Aging on Picasso’s Last Years and His Art

In Partnership with Case Western Reserve University Carol Salus, Professor, Art History, Kent State University  This fully illustrated presentation reveals the overwhelmingly autobiographical nature of Picasso’s art. His artistic talent, a result of constant work and great gifts, will be evident. Significant biographical events of his later years will be presented along with a look at his […]

November 12, 2018

Conversations at Judson Park Present: “Medieval Art at the Cleveland Museum of Art” -Elina Gertsman

In Partnership with Case Western Reserve University Elina Gertsman, Department of Art History and Art and Core Faculty This lecture will explore the highlights of the CMA’s world-renowned collection of medieval art. We will look at the Jonah marbles, the Byzantine textile icon, the objects that form part of the Guelph Treasure, Romanesque and Gothic […]

November 13, 2018

South Franklin Circle Dialogues Presents: Mathew Barzun

Please join us for an engaging conversation with Mathew Barzun, U.S. Ambassador to the UK of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. The Chautauqua Room South Franklin Circle Community Center 16575 S. Franklin Street Chagrin Falls, OH 44023 Complimentary Valet Parking The South Franklin Circle Dialogue Series offers stimulating forums designed to inform and inspire the community, and is […]

December 6, 2018 - December 9, 2018

Theatre in the Circle Presents: The Gift of The Magi

Join us for our annual University Circle holiday tradition as we bring back this O. Henry classic in a magical musical retelling of young impoverished marrieds and selfless love.  A great show for kids, grandkids and the hopeless romantic in all of us. Author/Composer Peter Ekstrom joins us in person for this show! Meg Martinez […]

December 10, 2018

Conversations at Judson Park Present: “Perceptions of Cleveland” – Nina Gibans

In Partnership with Case Western Reserve University Nina Gibans, Cultural Consultant After four years of small group discussions, public surveys, seven  public discussions and sifting through personal experience and memory, The book A Sustainable City: Soul of Cleveland. (At Bosh Publications) 150 images, some never seen before emerges. This session will show how and why it […]

January 15, 2019

South Franklin Circle Dialogues Presents: Rear Admiral June Ryan

Please join us for an engaging conversation with Rear Admiral June Ryan from the United States Coast Guard.  The Chautauqua Room South Franklin Circle Community Center 16575 S. Franklin Street Chagrin Falls, OH 44023 Complimentary Valet Parking The South Franklin Circle Dialogue Series offers stimulating forums designed to inform and inspire the community, and is supported through donations […]

February 12, 2019

South Franklin Circle Dialogues Presents: Paul Dolan

Please join us for an engaging conversation with Paul Dolan, President of the Cleveland Indians. The Chautauqua Room South Franklin Circle Community Center 16575 S. Franklin Street Chagrin Falls, OH 44023 Complimentary Valet Parking The South Franklin Circle Dialogue Series offers stimulating forums designed to inform and inspire the community, and is supported through donations to the Judson […]

February 14, 2019 - February 17, 2019

Theatre in the Circle Presents: Liberace!

Known as Mr. Showmanship, Wladziu Valentino Liberace made millions of dollars entertaining audiences with this flamboyant performances, but there was a lot more to the man than rhinestones and candelabra.  Actors Equity member, David Maiocco, comes in from Connecticut to offer this powerful one-man with virtuoso piano performances, a heart-rending (and funny) story and, of […]

March 12, 2019

South Franklin Circle Dialogues Presents: Tony F. Sias

Please join us for an engaging conversation with Tony F. Sias, President, Karamu House. The Chautauqua Room South Franklin Circle Community Center 16575 S. Franklin Street Chagrin Falls, OH 44023 Complimentary Valet Parking The South Franklin Circle Dialogue Series offers stimulating forums designed to inform and inspire the community, and is supported through donations to the Judson Foundation. […]

April 24, 2019

South Franklin Circle Dialogues Presents: Rabbi David Saperstein

Please join us for an engaging conversation with Rabbi David Saperstein, American Rabbi, lawyer, Jewish community leader and former U. S. Ambassador. The Chautauqua Room South Franklin Circle Community Center 16575 S. Franklin Street Chagrin Falls, OH 44023 Complimentary Valet Parking The South Franklin Circle Dialogue Series offers stimulating forums designed to inform and inspire the community, and […]

May 9, 2019 - May 12, 2019

Theatre in the Circle Presents: You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown

Good grief, it’s Charlie Brown!  Linus, Lucy, Schroeder, Snoopy and Sally join Charlie to take us back to our favorite funnies in this revue of vignettes and songs including “My Blanket and Me,” “The Baseball Game,” “Little Known Facts,” “Suppertime,” and “Happiness.”   Based on the beloved comic strip by Charles Schultz. For tickets, visit […]