Go Bobcats - Muck Fiami

OHIO vs. Miami Game Watch Parties

Stand up and cheer as Ohio faces its big rival, Miami. There are east side and west side events — plus one in the Akron area — so gather your buddies and come back the ‘Cats!

East Side
Come watch your OHIO Bobcats roll over our archrival Miami Redhawks at a new east side location, the Mentor Harry Buffalo. The game starts at 3:30 p.m. 
There's an appetizer buffet for $10, and drinks are on your own.

West Side
Join fellow OHIO fans in the downstairs pub at the Lakewood Harry Buffalo for the annual OU-Miami game. Kickoff is scheduled for 3:30 p.m.

Enjoy food and drink specials (including some Athens favorites) as you cheer on the Bobcats. There is no cost associated; pay as you go.

Akron Area
Join fans at Legends Sports Bar in Green (just off SR 241/Massillon Rd. in Town Park Center). Wear your green and white!

Date:Saturday, October 27, 2012
Time:From 3 to 7 p.m. — Kickoff is scheduled for 3:30 p.m.
Cost:East side: $10 for the appetizer buffet; drinks are on your own.
West side: None - Pay as you go.
Akron: None - pay as you go.
RSVP:Contact Ron Smith (networking@clevelandbobcats.com) about the east side event or register here.

Contact Amy Hollis (president@clevelandbobcats.com) about the west side one.

For the Akron-area event, contact Nancy Roberts with the Akron Association of OU Women: bobnan14@neo.rr.com.
Location:East Side
Harry Buffalo - Painesville
2119 Mentor Avenue
Painesville, OH
Map: http://goo.gl/maps/XVvCG

West Side
Harry Buffalo - Lakewood
18605 Detroit Ave.
Lakewood, OH
(Click here for a map.)

Legends Sports Bar
1840 Town Park Center
Uniontown, OH 44685
(Click here for a map.)

More Info:Questions? Contact Ron Smith (networking@clevelandbobcats.com) about the east side event or Amy Hollis (president@clevelandbobcats.com) about the west side one. For more info about the Akron-area event, contact Nancy Roberts with the Akron Association of OU Women: bobnan14@neo.rr.com.

Hall-OU-ween in Cleveland

Check out photos from the event on Facebook!

Hall-OU-Ween 2012 

OU Halloween Party 2012 

Barley House Presents its 1st Annual Hall-OU Halloween Party!

What Are We Doing???? A LOT!!! We're Throwing a Party Baby! 

WhenSaturday, October 20, 2012
When7 to 11 p.m.
WhereThe Barley House 1261 W. 6th St, Clevelandwww.barleyhousecleveland.com

Looking for former bartenders from OU from these era's preferably
80's: Celebrity Bartend 7pm-8pm
90's: Celebrity Bartend 8pm-9pm
00's: Celebrity Bartend 9pm-10pm
10's: Celebrity Bartend 10pm-11pm
If interested in doing contact Corey May at cmay@corpmg.net

Send us your BEST Halloween pics from when you were at OU & we will present a grand prize to the Best Halloween Pic of All Time the night of the party (Just Post Pic to This Event Page)
Person with the Most Likes on Their Pic Will Likely Win
Can send pics to Corey May at cmay@corpmg.net as well

We will Be Serving OU's Finest Drinks This Evening
  • Junction Punches (The Junction)
  • Black Widows (Pigskin)
  • Triple Blackouts (Pawpurs)
  • Brain Stompers (The Greenery?)
  • Jello Shots (CI)
  • Hot Nuts (Tony's)
And More!

Giving out Cash & Prizes for these 3 Categories
  • Best OU Outfit
  • Best Couples
  • Best Overall
One of Grand Prizes will be a 2-night stay at OU for Homecoming 2013!

Barley House has worked with The Wyndham Hotel downtown to get rooms for $89 for Saturday night!
Just mention "Barley House Negotiated Rate for OU Alum"
Block of rooms is LIMITED so book your room fast to get this deal!

Wyndham Cleveland at PlayhouseSquare
1260 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44115
PH: (216) 615-7500

Entry Fee for Event will be $5 Donation to the Cleveland OU Alum Chapter



Questions? Please contact Corey May at 440-915-2164 or  cmay@corpmg.net

You don't have to be from OU to come but strongly encouraged ;)

Bobcats Up Close

A message from Kelly Baylog with Ohio University's The Promise Lives Campaign . . . 


Have you registered for the Bobcats Up Close OU Alumni Event yet? 

Here are a few reasons you should:
  • Interact with the museums living collections, including birds, small animals, and even live bobcats* that the museum staff will have on hand in the galleries
  • Visit thousands of exhibits and engage in hands-on experiences
  • Experience the musical artistry of David Blazer while you mix and mingle with fellow alumni and friends
  • Enjoy great food, including mini crab cakes, bacon-wrapped sausage and dates, savory crepes, sandwiches, antipasti, fruit, and cheese, and a  signature Bobcat cocktail

Ohio University Bobcats Up Close @ the Cleveland Museum of Natural History

When: Friday, October 19th, 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm

Where:  Cleveland Museum of Natural History    www.cmnh.org
   1 Wade Oval Drive,  University CircleCleveland, OH  44106         

Price:  $35/person, which includes private access to the museum, heavy hors d'oeuvres, two drink tickets, free parking, and much more!

Click HERE to register online now!

*Be sure to come right at 6:30 p.m. if you are interested in visiting with the live bobcats! 

Here's some more info on the event: 

I hope to see you there!

Kelly M. Baylog 

Co-Chair, Cleveland Region
Ohio University's The Promise Lives Campaign

Chapter Meeting: October 10

Are you interested in being more involved in alumni activities? 

All alumni and friends of Ohio University are welcome at the chapter's meetings. Here are the details for the next meeting:
Wednesday, October 10
7 to  8 p.m.

Panera Bread
6700 Rockside Rd., Independence, OH 44131

The agenda and minutes are posted online:

If you can't make the meeting, please help spread the word about the upcoming events listed on the agenda, especially these: 

  1. Bobcats Up Close
    This  reception at the natural history museum  will feature a special presentation by an OU grad who works with the live bobcats in the museum's exhibit, plus a brief update from President McDavis.

    Attendees will also enjoy live music by the pianist from the famed Velvet Tango Room, lots of delicious food (crab cakes, bacon-wrapped sausage & dates, savory crepes, fruit and cheese, antipasti, and more), a signature Bobcat cocktail, access to the other museum exhibits, OU giveaways, and more -- just a really great event for OU alumni, family, and friends. (Insider tip: Be there within the first hour so you don't miss the live bobcats!)

  2. Hall-OU-Ween at the Barley House
    The title pretty much says it all, but check out the full event description on Facebook!

    We're looking for alumni bartenders and your favorite photos from Halloween in Athens, and we'll have a costume contest and photo contest, plus some other familiar touches of Court Street.  

If you'd like to help out at a game watch, propose a future event, or add an item to this month's agenda, feel free to e-mail me

Hope to see you on the 10th!

Amy Hollis
President, Greater Cleveland Chapter

Ohio University Alumni Association -- OhioAlumni.org

Greater Cleveland Chapter -- ClevelandBobcats.com

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