Catholic Diocese of Cleveland

1404 East 9th Street | Cleveland, Ohio 44114

First Friday Clubs Page

– First Friday Club of Cleveland
(meets on first Thursday)

– First Friday Club of Greater Akron

– First Friday Forum of Lorain County

“First Friday Club of Cleveland”
Speaker Schedule

(Click here to visit the First Friday Club of Cleveland’s Official Website)
Thursday, March 2, 2017
Speaker – Margaret Lynch, Ph.D., Executive Director, Irish American Archives Society
Topic – A Parish-Eye View of Early Irish Immigration to Cleveland

Those who wish to attend the luncheon buffet should contact their table chairperson or reserve a ticket by calling the reservation line 440-390-0172 or e-mail: Tickets are $20.00.  Buffet opens at 11:30 a.m.  Reservations and cancellations must be final by 9:00 a.m. on the Monday preceding the luncheon.  Discount parking is available in adjoining Euclid-Prospect Gateway Parking Garage off Prospect: $3.00 with validated parking ticket, or at the Huntington Garage: $5.00 with First Friday Club stamp.

Location:  The City Club of Cleveland
12:00 Noon
850 Euclid Avenue, 2nd Floor
(across the street from the Huntington Building)
Cleveland, OH


“First Friday Club of Greater Akron”
Speaker Schedule

(Click here to visit the First Friday Club of Greater Akron’s Official Website)

Friday, March 3, 2017
Speakers – A panel of five high school students representing four Catholic and one public school from the Greater Akron area
Topic – How God Has Walked with Me Through High School

The luncheon series is held at 12 noon at
The Tangier
532 W. Market Street
Akron, OH

The buffet opens at 11:30 a.m.  For reservations, send a check for $15 to the First Friday Club of Greater Akron (FFC of GA), 795 Russell Avenue, Akron, OH  44307.  For further information, call 330-535-7668.

( * Denotes Second Friday of the Month)


“First Friday Forum of Lorain County”
Speaker Schedule

Friday, March 3, 2017
Speaker – Ms. Terry Baldwin, Director, Office of Evangelization, Diocese of Cleveland
Topic – Help!  My Family Isn’t Catholic Anymore

Spitzer Conference Center
at Lorain County Community College
Elyria, OH

The John A. Spitzer Conference Center is located at 189-199 Innovation Drive, Elyria, Ohio on the campus of Lorain County Community College.

The street address for Lorain County Community College is 1005 N Abbe Road, Elyria, OH, 44035.

Those who wish to attend the luncheon buffet or receive more information, please contact the table coordinator at your parish, or call the reservation line at 440-244-0643 or e-mail:
Tickets are $18 each and must be paid in advance.  Please mail your check to: First Friday Forum of Lorain County, 320 Middle Avenue, Elyria, OH  44035.  Reservations/Cancellations must be in the Friday before the First Friday Forum.  Deadline is firm.  The Luncheon begins at 11:30 a.m. with the speaker beginning promptly at noon.

( * Denotes Second Friday of the Month)


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