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The Sound of Ideas Shopping Local List 2019

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This year, instead of stuff, The Sound of Ideas decided to collect some great local experiences to gift this holiday season into the list below. You can listen to the radio show here. 


The Sound of Ideas Shopping Local List 2019

Local Experiences from our on air guests:

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The Glass Asylum 

Oceanne Jewelry 

Saucisson sausage making

Cleveland Print Room

Stir Studio Kitchen

Billy Ritter 77 pottery workshops

Molly Watson photo studio


Local Experiences suggested by our listeners:

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Floral arrangement classes with Meghan Wingenfeld

Praxis Fiber Workshop

Dog Training with Life Coach For Dogs

Classes at Larder Delicatessen from foraging to charcuterie making to fermentation

BAYarts classes

Heights Arts classes

Literary Cleveland classes

Skating in Public Square

Cleveland Blacksmithing

Larchmere Fire Works glassblowing

Glass Bubble Project

Create your own perfume at Indigo Perfumery

Gatherings Kitchen

Distillery Tour at Cleveland Whiskey

Bike rental at Century Cycles


Local Institutions you can support by buying memberships/tickets:

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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

YMCA of Greater Cleveland

Near West Theater

Cleveland History Center

The Plain Dealer

Cedar Point

Cleveland Metroparks Zoo

Beachland Ballroom

Grog Shop


Baseball Heritage Museum

The City Club of Cleveland

The Winchester

Five O'Clock Lounge

Akron's Musica

Jane Austen Society of North America - (Annual convention coming to Cleveland in 2020)

Karamu House

Cleveland Museum of Natural History

Cedar Lee Theater

Cleveland Orchestra


Rachel is the supervising producer for Ideastream Public Media’s morning public affairs show, the “Sound of Ideas.”