The Lakewood Division Of Aging Is Off To Severance Hall

On Friday, February 16th, the Lakewood Division of Aging will be providing transportation to Severance Hall, for a concert by the world renowned Cleveland Orchestra. This matinee concert will be a performance of Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto and Mozart’s Symphony No. 40. The Division of Aging bus will be leaving Lakewood by 9 a.m., which will have everyone to Severance Hall by 9:45 a.m. Upon arrival, enjoy a continental breakfast, followed by an informative lecture on the day’s concert. At 11:00 a.m., the Cleveland Orchestra will take the stage for the morning’s concert.

Additional concert opportunities include a performance of Samuel Barber's Cello Concerto and Dvorak's Symphony no. 8, on Friday, March 16th. On Friday, April 13th, we will be attending a performance of Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde, by Richard Wagner, and Beethoven's Symphony no. 3, "Eroica".

There are still seats available for this concert experience. Matinee concert tickets are $25, along with a suggested donation of $3.00 to help eith the gasoline. Reservations may be made at the Division of Aging/Lawther Center, 16024 Madison Ave. For more information on this and other Cleveland Orchestra concerts, contact the Activities Office at 216-529-5005, or by emailing to

Barry Wemyss

I am the Volunteer Services Supervisor for the City of Lakewod, Department of Human Services, Division Of Aging. I am a Lakewood residen.

Volume 14, Issue 3, Posted 4:45 PM, 02.06.2018