The Van Aken District is a place to work, live, and play – and to stay active and healthy. And all just a few steps away, or around the corner.
“There’s more of a sense of community in Shaker than other places. A lot of people around here like to shop local.”
“We believe very strongly in finding ways to bring people together,” says Shaker Heights Recreation Director Alex Nichols.
Thirteen years after opening on Chagrin Boulevard near Warrensville Center Road, Club Fit, like those who work out there, is still going strong.
The large indoor climbing complex called Shaker Rocks will soon be a destination for climbers of every stripe all over Ohio and beyond.
"Music for Our Children," organized by Shaker residents Ralitsa Georgieva-Smith and Jason Smith, is now in its fifth year and has raised more than $6,000 for UNICEF.