5 Things to Do This Weekend in The Heights
Listen to jazz, trade seeds with neighbors and cheer on the Heights High boys' basketball team
Cleveland Heights residents have an eclectic range of events offered right in the neighborhood this weekend. Green thumbs, high-school sports fans and jazz junkies all have something to look forward to.
- Richie Cole is known in jazz circles for his masterful combination of the Big Band and bebop sound with creative improvisation, and he plays with the Northstar Jazz at 8 tonight at Nighttown. Tickets are $20.
- Can't go for jazz? Then head to Grog Shop at 8 tonight to hear the soulful Fitz and The Tantrums, a band influenced by early Hall & Oates and Motown, according to the Grog Shop site. Tickets are $12 day of show.
- Groundhog Day is not the only holiday Feb. 2. It's also World Wetlands Day, and the Nature Center at Shaker Lakes is celebrating early with activities including spreading native seeds in the marsh and identifying invasive plant species in the area. The event is from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday.
- The Cleveland Heights boy's varsity basketball team has a big game at 2 p.m. on Saturday against rival Shaker Heights at home. The freshman team plays at 11 a.m., and the junior varsity team at 12:30 p.m.
- Stop by the Lee Road Library from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday for a Seed Swap hosted by Heights resident Mari Keating. Trade seeds and meet other neighbors who are passionate about suburban gardening and agriculture in Cleveland Heights. For more information, contact Keating at email@example.com.
Check out our events calendar daily for more events in and nearby Cleveland Heights.