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2015 Women in Ministry Breakfast

Tuesday, February 17, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

AM 1220 and 955 The Fish present the 2015 Women in Ministry Breakfast February 17th at 10a.m. at Hilton Garden Inn in Twinsburg! Enjoy a morning of fun, fellowship, food, prizes, and blessings! Dr. Lois Evans is our keynote speaker. Dr. Evans is Senior Vice President of the Urban Alternative, founder of The Pastors’ Wives Ministry, an author, speaker, and wife to Dr. Tony Evans among many other things. She will lift you up with a message that will leave you feeling inspired. This event is free to all women who serve in either a church or a parachurch ministry: Sunday school teachers, pastors, directors, chaplains, worship leaders, and everything in between! Admission is free, but you must register.

Location: Hilton Garden Inn, Twinsburg, Ohio

Open House at Westside Christian Academy in Westlake!

Saturday, February 21, 1 - 4 p.m.

Westside Christian Academy (WCA) is a K-8 classical Christian school in Westlake and is offering several open houses now through April. The open houses will help parents explore the educational methodology that great Americans such as George Washington and Thomas Jefferson as well as Christian thinkers such as CS Lewis studied under. On Saturday, February 21 from 1 pm - 4 pm, parents can meet the staff and WCA parents, take a tour, and participate in a variety of 20-minute sessions including: • “What is classical Christian education?” • “What can I expect in a WCA kindergarten?” • “Why do you teach Latin?” • “What does it mean to shepherd a child’s heart?” While parents are learning about the school, their children ages 3 – 12 can join the in special “FunZone” activities in the gym run by WCA parent and student volunteers. With its classical methodology, WCA provides instruction in grammar, Latin, logic, rhetoric, the arts and daily instruction from the Bible appropriate to the grade level. Extracurricular activities include volleyball, basketball, cheer squad, track, and a variety of clubs. Pre-registration is recommended but not required using the "Register Now!" button on http://westsideacademy.org/open-house.php. You can also call 440-331-1300.

Location: 23096 Center Ridge Road, Westlake, Ohio 44145
Sponsored By: Westside Christian Academy

Bringing America Back to Life Convention

Friday, March 6 - Saturday, March 7

Join us for the Bringing America Back to Life Convention this year with Cleveland Right to Life. Join Emcee Gordon Douglas for two exciting days as leading experts from around the world share their wisdom, knowledge and strategies with special gala dinners with Billy and Ruth Graham’s oldest daughter, Gigi Graham and Josh Duggar from "19 Kids and Counting". The program is designed with tracks that focus on Prayer, Action, Voting and Education. Your participation will equip you with the tools you need to go forth with confidence and courage as you turn the tide on the cultural threats to human life.

Location: The Embassy Suites, Independence, OH
Sponsored By: Cleveland Right to Life

2015 Pastor Appreciation Breakfast

Friday, May 22, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Dr. Tony Evans at the Hilton Garden Inn in Twinsburg. 8971 Wilcox Drive, Twinsburg, Ohio 44087.

Location: Hilton Garden Inn, Twinsburg, Ohio

Jazz under the Stars: Tim Akin (Bass)

Saturday, June 6, 7 - 9 p.m.

ORMACO opens its fifth season of Jazz under the Stars with regional favorite, Tim Akin (Bass) and Friends. Bring your lawn chairs, blanket and picnic and enjoy this free, professional concert featuring American Songbook favorites. In the event of rain, the concert will be held at The United Church of Christ, 217 East Liberty Street, Medina.

Location: Uptown Park, Medina, Ohio
Sponsored By: Ohio Regional Music Arts and Cultural Outreach

Jazz under the Stars: Velvet Voyage

Saturday, July 11, 7 - 9 p.m.

Jazz under the Stars continues tonight with Cleveland based Velvet Voyage. Regulars at Brothers Lounge, this talented group brings to you smooth jazz and blues, as well as original songs and their own versions of well-known tunes. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and picnics and enjoy this free, professional concert. In the event of rain, the concert will be held at The United Church of Christ, 217 East Liberty Street, Medina.

Location: Uptown Park, Medina, Ohio
Sponsored By: Ohio Regional Music Arts and Cultural Outreach

Jazz under the Stars: The Laura Vardo Quartet

Saturday, August 15, 7 - 9 p.m.

ORMACO continues Jazz under the Stars tonight with vocalist Laura Varcho. Specializing in brilliant interpretations of select jazz and popular standards, Miss Varcho is a featured artist at the top jazz clubs and has opened for national artists including Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, Kim Waters, Kenny Ranking and Boney James. She has headlined concerts at Night Town and Cain Park and performed as a featured vocalist at area jazz festivals. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and picnics and enjoy this free, professional concert. In the event of rain, the concert will be held at The United Church of Christ, 217 East Liberty Street, Medina.

Location: Uptown Park, Medina, Ohio
Sponsored By: Ohio Regional Music Arts and Cultural Outreach

Jazz under the Stars: The Bobby Selvaggio Jazz Orchestra

Saturday, September 5, 7 - 9 p.m.

ORMACO wraps up Jazz under the Stars tonight with Bobby Selvaggio on alto sax and his orchestra. Bobby Selvaggio is one of the leading alto saxophone voices on today's jazz scene. In the words of pianist Kenny Werner,“Bobby is among the best of players out there,” and legendary saxophonist Joe Lovano praises Bobby by calling him “one of the few young saxophonists on the scene today that captures you with his strong presence, focus, and sound.” Bring your picnics, blankest and lawn chairs and enjoy this free, professional concert. In the event of rain, the concert will be held at The United Church of Christ, 217 East Liberty Street, Medina.

Location: Uptown Park, Medina, Ohio
Sponsored By: Ohio Regional Music Arts and Cultural Outreach

Stand with Israel

Tuesday, November 3 - Friday, November 13

Every once in a while, an opportunity to do something truly special comes along; don't miss your opportunity for an unforgettable expedition to the land of Israel. This year, be part of the Stand With Israel Tours and spend nine days in the fascinating and dramatic land of Israel with Mike Gallagher and Dennis Prager! Enjoy first-class accommodations and meals in comfort and safety. You’ve read about it, heard about it, now, be there! Visit www.standwithisraeltour.com for all the details and to register.

Location: Israel