Xtinguish Torch Fest

A Native American Water Blessing, performed by the Lake Erie Native American Council, will kick-off the Xtinguish Torch Fest. Ceremonial blessings and Native American drums shall honor the region for which the “Cuyahoga” (translated to be crooked River) was named by the indigenous. West Creek Conservancy, and the Xtinguish partnership, is also working with regional coordinators […]

Global PechaKucha Night: Waterways

On June 20th, 2019, Cleveland, Ohio will kick off a weekend of celebration with PechaKucha Night: Waterways, a groundbreaking event featuring presentations from thought leaders from around the world! We hope you and your friends will join us! Taking place in the 5,000 seat open-air Jacobs Pavilion amphitheater on the banks of the Cuyahoga River, this […]

Eric Roberson: Commemorating 50 Year Anniversary

Presented by The Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park Venue:Concert Hall Showtime:7:30 pm Doors open:6:00 pm $25, All Ages, Reserved Commemorating the 50 year Anniversary of the Cuyahoga River Burning Add on a $20 Meet & Greet Experience! Includes a preshow artist meet & greet, one beverage ticket and appetizer, and reserved seating for the […]

River Rally

Hosted annually by River Network, River Rally provides an inspiring and energy-infused touchpoint for nonprofit groups from across the U.S. and beyond, as well as for agency and foundation representatives, industry innovators, philanthropists, academics, students, and community leaders. It includes over 70 learning opportunities, an awards ceremony, novel social events, and access to thought leaders […]

Lead Safe Home Summit

This free event is being organized by United Way of Greater Cleveland in collaboration with a group of volunteer community members representing multiple sectors and the Lead Safe Cleveland Coalition. The Lead Safe Home Summit will convene parents, residents, landlords, advocates and local elected officials to learn about lead poisoning from national experts and peer […]

2019 State of the Great Lakes

In honor of the 50th anniversary of the Cuyahoga River fire — and to launch a weekend full of community activity — The City Club of Cleveland is partnering with the Cleveland Foundation and The George Gund Foundation to host a special State of the Great Lakes forum that is free and open to all. June 22, […]

Blazing Paddles

When: June 22, 2019 7 am – 1 pm Where: Rivergate Park Facebook event Website Paddle Guru Registration Blazing Paddles is a public celebration of how the Cuyahoga River has risen like a phoenix since the 1969 fire ignited the environmental movement. Paddleboards, kayaks, and canoes will navigate either the 2-mile Carl […]

Growing Local Solar Cleveland

Newburgh Heights City Hall 3801 Harvard Avenue, Newburgh Heights, OH, United States

Join us for this workshop exploring how state and local policies and programs can attract new solar projects and green jobs. This workshop is designed to provide resources for local government officials and staff but is open to all solar activists. Registration Fee: Individual tickets are $25. For organizations attending with 3 or more people, apply the […]

OEC Year in Review & Look Ahead

Driven by our vision of clean air to breathe, safe water to drink, and bountiful public lands to sustain our health and rejuvenate our spirits, we are adept at taking challenges and turning them into opportunities. As environmentalists, we know resilience. Together, we are fully capable of rising to the challenge. Join OEC's team for […]