Lights On! Week

Oct 15 – Oct 21

A weeklong celebration
of out-of-school programs.

Open Doors Academy presents Lights On! Week, a weeklong celebration to highlight the role afterschool and summer programs play in preparing youth for a future of success and high achievement.


Spotlight for Our Kids Clambake

October 15, 5:30pm – 9pm
Cleveland Rowing Foundation
Our biggest fundraising event of the year, please join us for an evening along the river as we celebrate our 30th anniversary!

Individual Tickets
Reserved: $225
Strolling: $150

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COSA: Lighting the Way

October 18, 10am – 11am

Geared for out-of-school time practitioners, this event will feature STEM vendors and products meant to bolster student achievement in core subjects.


Lights On Afterschool

October 20, 5pm – 7pm
Lantern Room at Church + State

Calling all school and community partners! Come hear from advocates and service providers about the impact out-of-school time programming has on Greater Cleveland’s scholars.


ODA Family Event: It’s Electric!

October 21, 6pm – 9pm
Great Lakes Science Center

An evening for current ODA scholars and families to unwind and learn together!