The Cleveland Lithuanian community gathered to celebrate the 95th anniversary of February 16, 1918 and the declaration of Lithuania's independence.
A slew of dignitaries and speeches was followed by a keynote address from Proctor and Gamble scientist Darius Sabaliunas who was born and raised in Klaipeda, Lithuania.
Then, kids from the Lithuanian Saturday School recited a poem in Lithuanian. Other musical performers followed.
Photos and Videos from the Cleveland Lithuanian Independence Day celebration.