Saturday, November 17, 2012
The lot has trees that range in cost from $20 to $55
Jae Williams spent Friday around 40 teenagers and many more Christmas trees. Williams, who is the youth director of First Baptist Church, and his volunteers unloaded about 700 trees in preparation for the church's annual Christmas Tree Lot. Trees go on sale this afternoon at 2 p.m., Williams said. The lot has been around for six years. Based on that experience, Williams suggests that people act fast. "We usually sell out two weeks before Christmas," he said, "but this is the first time we've had this many trees." The Fraser Firs came from Boone, N.C. Williams said the large order was more of a statement than a response to growing demand. "We felt like it was time that we became an actual Christmas tree lot," Williams said. "In other words…
Wednesday, July 11, 2012
Volunteers prepare a meal for shoppers with the produce vendors sell.
Every Wednesday throughout the summer and in early fall, First Baptist Church of Greater Cleveland hosts a farmers' market from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. This is the third year the church, which is on the border of Cleveland Heights and Shaker Heights, has offered the event. The church market hosts several vendors, and volunteers cook a $5 meal for customers using items people sell so they can try the produce. The farmers' market opened June 20 and runs until an undetermined date in October. Check out our video from August 2011 for more information about what the farmers' market offers, and visit the church's website for more information. Follow Cleveland Heights Patch on Facebook and Twitter, and sign up for our daily newsletter.
Monday, August 29, 2011
Volunteers prepare a meal for shoppers with the produce vendors sell
Every Wednesday until Oct. 5, First Baptist Church of Greater Cleveland hosts a farmers' market from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. This is the second year the church, which is on the border of Cleveland Heights and Shaker Heights, has offered the event.
Monday, August 1, 2011
Rate changes for Cleveland Heights parks and recreation programs, Cedar Fairmount Festival and more
1. The Discover Cedar Fairmount Summer Festival & Arts and Crafts Show is Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. Check out the activities schedule attached to this article, look for our preview soon and visit the Cedar Fairmount Business District website for more information. Visit Cleveland Heights Patch Monday, Aug. 8 to see a photo gallery from the event. 2. Cleveland Heights City Council will meet at 7:30 tonight at City Hall for its regular meeting. Council members will likely approve the new rates for parks and recreation programs and services. Look for more information about those changes soon. 3. The Cleveland Heights-University Heights City School Board will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Board of Education building. 4. Blue Pike Farm, 900 …