Brews, Baseball, and A Taste of Cleveland: Upcoming Events Roundup

Things are finally warming up in northeast Ohio!

Check out the list of upcoming events for OHIO alumni and friends, and visit the events calendar at for complete details.

Brewnuts Doughnuts with Jackie O's Beer
May 10
Meet the Bobcat behind the business that has been named one of the top 10 donut shops nationwide according to USA Today, OHIO alumna Shelley Pippin. Learn all about Shelley’s journey from Athens to Gordon Square while indulging on a flight of three mini specialty donuts paired with three Jackie O’s beer tastings.

Tickets are $20 and on a first come, first served basis. Please RSVP here by May 8. (Note: $5 per ticket will be donated to an alumni scholarship fund that gives future Bobcats the OHIO experience.)

Cleveland Bobcats Give Back: Run/Walk for Hunger
May 12
Join the Cleveland Bobcats team for the 30th Annual Run/Walk for Hunger, benefiting the Hunger Network of Greater Cleveland. The walk/run begins and ends at the Great Lakes Science Center. Our goal this year is to raise $1,300 -- the equivalent of 5,200 meals! Get complete details and registration information here.

OUWC Spring Luncheon featuring Cynthia Calhoun of NASA
May 12
Enjoy the annual spring luncheon, which will include a presentation by Cynthia Calhoun entitled, "Yes, NASA is in Cleveland!" Cynthia is an OHIO alumna and Ohio University Women's Club of Cleveland member as well as an Aerospace Engineer Supervisor at NASA in Cleveland. OUWC will also announce scholarship winners and install officers.
Tickets for the luncheon at Lockkeeper's (on Rockside Road in Valley View) are $30, and space is limited. Click here to register.

OUWC Potluck Dinner
May 14
Join alumnae in the Southwest Section of the Ohio University Women's Club of Greater Cleveland for a spring potluck and planning session to be held at Kathy Alvey's house. Please bring a side dish, dessert, appetizer, and/or beverage to share. For more information, click here.

OUWC Potting Party
May 23
Play in the dirt at Dean’s Greenhouse in Westlake as a designer guides us through creating a lovely combination pot for our home while having a fun evening.  During May, Dean’s will donate 10% of your purchase back to OUWC for our Scholarship Fund when you provide them with our special flyer.  Get the more details, including the flyer, and RSVP for the event here.

A Taste of Athens... in Cleveland!
June 7
Enjoy Athens-inspired food and beverages, the sights and sounds of the Marching 110 (thanks to virtual reality), and the company of fellow Bobcats,  including President M. Duane Nellis, at this special reception. Get complete details and reserve your tickets here

Greater Cleveland Bobcats at the Ballpark
June 15
Cheer on the Cleveland Indians as they take on the Minnesota Twins. Tickets are $20 and we will be in section 552. And FYI: It's Dollar Dog Night with post-game fireworks and a pint glass giveaway! Tickets are limited and on a first come, first served basis. Get more details here.

Ebony Bobcat Network: Make It Last Forever
June 22
The Ebony Bobcat Network is hosting the "Make It Last Forever" Happy Hour for The OU 70's Alumni Annual Cookout Weekend. Join fellow Bobcats as we reminisce about the decade and create new memories. There will be light appetizers and a cash bar. Get complete details and RSVP here.

OU Alumni Night with the Akron Rubber Ducks
June 30
Enjoy a night at the ballpark with the Akron Rubber Ducks! The $25 ticket option includes a 2 hour all-you-can-eat buffet from the picnic area, the $8 ticket doesn't include food but allows you to sit in section 20 right next to the picnic area. Get more details and reserve your tickets here.

Bobcat Cruise on the Nautica Queen
July 12
Take a picturesque dinner cruise with OHIO alumni and friends on the Nautica Queen in downtown Cleveland! The dinner cruise features an unlimited buffet meal (vegetarian options available), two drink tickets, musical entertainment and networking with fellow alumni. The cruise route will include Lake Erie and the Cuyahoga River, both of which provide excellent views of our great city. Reserve your tickets here.

Brew at the Akron Zoo
July 21
Come enjoy a beer or glass of wine while exploring the zoo after hours with the Akron-Canton Alumni chapter! Tickets include a 4 oz souvenir tasting glass, 8 sample tastings, and admission to the zoo after hours. RSVP for this event here.