SOURCE: The Junior League of Cleveland

October 12, 2006 23:42 ET

The Junior League of Cleveland, Inc. Presents Poinsettia Place - A Unique Holiday Boutique

Visit the Finest Boutiques, Stores and Vendors at Shaker Heights Country Club

CLEVELAND, OH -- (MARKET WIRE) -- October 12, 2006 --


WHAT:

Get a jump on your holiday shopping as The Junior League of Cleveland, Inc. (The JLC) presents its annual Poinsettia Place - A Unique Holiday Boutique, Friday and Saturday, November 17 and 18 at Shaker Heights Country Club.

From handcrafted jewelry and accessories, to holiday decorations and children's gifts, Poinsettia Place will have a variety of vendors -- offering something for everyone on your shopping list.

Poinsettia Place is open to the public, with an admission fee of $5.00. All proceeds from the event will support the many community projects of The JLC including the Scholarship Fund, Reading Is Fun, Kids and Seniors, Hitchcock Center for Women, Done In A Day and our Signature Initiative, "Be Fit, Be Fine."

This year marks two extraordinary milestones for The JLC. We celebrate 95 years of community service to the Greater Cleveland area and are launching our new signature initiative "Be Fit, Be Fine," which will help young people in Cleveland lead healthy lives by addressing issues of nutrition, fitness, and body image.

In the spirit of this Signature Initiative, as well as the holidays, Poinsettia Place will host a luncheon where we are pleased to present key note speakers Dr. Ellen Rome, head of adolescent medicine at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation and Justice Maura Corrigan of the Michigan Supreme Court. Tickets to the luncheon are $45. Also open to the public will be The Grand Tea on Saturday, November 18th at 12:00 noon. The tea will offer children's activities and allow parents an opportunity to shop! Ticket prices are $25 for children and $35 for adults.

WHEN:

Boutique Hours: Friday, November 17, 10 AM - 4PM & Saturday, November18, 10AM to 4PM

Keynote Luncheon: Friday, November 17, 12:30PM

Afternoon Tea: Saturday, November 18, 12:00 PM

WHERE:

Shaker Heights Country Club, 3300 Courtland Blvd, Shaker Heights, Ohio 44122

The Junior League of Cleveland, Inc. is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, to developing the potential of women and to improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable. The Junior League of Cleveland, Inc. reaches out to women of all races, religions and national origin who demonstrate an interest and commitment to voluntarism.

Contact Information

  • CONTACT:
    Karen Lackner
    Event Chair
    216-231-6300
    Email: Email Contact