Around Cleveland
by MELISSA SNYDER , Banner Staff Writer
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Five Points Market will continue through the season on Thursdays from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Museum Center at Five Points. All fresh fruits and vegetables are from local farmers. For more information, call 479-1000.

WELLkids for children 6 to 14 years of age, who want a summer filled with a variety of fun physical activities, can spend two hours each day at the Hulsey Wellness Center on the campus of Southern Adventist University. Visit or call 236-2594 for cost and more information.

Back-to School party Saturday, 2 to 4 p.m., at the par on Blythe Avenue for ages 4-12. There will be free ice cream and games. Prizes will be school supplies. The event is sponsored by The Church of God, Chippewah Avenue.

Dealing With Diabetes, a discussion group to learn from professionals and other diabetics, will be at Southern Adventist University’s Hulsey Wellness Center the second Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. For more information or to register, call 236-2594 or go to

The Family Violence Program of Cleveland offers a confidential support group for abused women on Monday evenings. Professional counseling will be available. For more information, call 479-9339.

The Museum Center at Five Points will host a beaded bracelet jewelry class on Aug. 14 from 10 a.m to 3 p.m. The class will be taught by jewelry artist Claire Groff. Tools and equipment will be provided. Reservations and pre-payment are required by Aug. 7. The cost is $55 for members, $60 for non-members. For further information, call 339-5745 or visit

Single Friends of Cleveland meets the second and fourth Saturdays. For more information, contact Susie Battle at 310-3171 or

The Hiwassee Chapter, American Red Cross is in need of volunteers to fulfill its mission by preparing for, responding to and recovering from emergencies and disasters. Anyone interested in volunteering for one of the many lines of services, to be a presenter for preparedness, an instructor or a member of the disaster action team can attend the free volunteer orientation on Aug. 11. To register, call 472-1595 or visit

Lee University’s Department of Business will begin its Fall CPA Review Program, a public seminar to prepare for the CPA exam, on Aug. 9, in the Walker Memorial Building. The program will be a four-month intensive seminar on Mondays and Thursdays, 6 to 10 p.m., and taught by 30-year accounting veteran Gregory Della Franco, a professor at Lee. For more information on the program cost or to register, call 614-8667 or e-mail

EDITOR’S NOTE: Contact Melissa Snyder at 472-5041 or e-mail: