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Language Learning at the Library: Open Lab

Beginning in March 2020, the Library will offer dedicated talk-friendly time in the Main Library Learning Lab for those learning another language. Learners can check out a microphone headset to use with one of three language-learning resources: Mango Languages, Transparent Language Online and Rosetta Stone Library Solution. All levels of language learning are welcome. This […] Read More

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Weekday Documentary – The Foreigner’s Home (2018)

Directed by Rian Brown and Geoff Pingree (56 minutes). This feature-length documentary explores the vision and work of Lorain native Toni Morrison through “The Foreigner’s Home,” the 2006 exhibition she guest-curated at the Louvre. Morrison invited renowned artists—whose work also deals with the experience of cultural and social displacement—to join her in a public conversation […] Read More

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Language Learning at the Library: Open Lab

Beginning in March 2020, the Library will offer dedicated talk-friendly time in the Main Library Learning Lab for those learning another language. Learners can check out a microphone headset to use with one of three language-learning resources: Mango Languages, Transparent Language Online and Rosetta Stone Library Solution. All levels of language learning are welcome. This […] Read More

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Lakewood Historical Society: Getting Students Involved in History

Presentation by Mary Manning. Every spring, students from Greater Cleveland compete in National History Day. The program began in Cleveland in 1974, and local winners advance to state and national competitions. Mary Manning, coordinator of History Day at the Western Reserve Historical Society, will discuss the benefits for participants and provide samples of local winning […] Read More

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Language Learning at the Library: Open Lab

Beginning in March 2020, the Library will offer dedicated talk-friendly time in the Main Library Learning Lab for those learning another language. Learners can check out a microphone headset to use with one of three language-learning resources: Mango Languages, Transparent Language Online and Rosetta Stone Library Solution. All levels of language learning are welcome. This […] Read More

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Weekday Documentary – Liyana (2018)

Directed by Aaron Kopp and Amanda Kopp (77 minutes). Presented by MetroHealth. This genre-defying documentary tells the story of five children in the Kingdom of Eswatini. The children turn past trauma into an original fable about a girl named Liyana who embarks on a perilous quest to save her young twin brothers. The film weaves […] Read More

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Writing Workshop—Slices of Life: Introduction to Memoir Writing

Led by Marsha McGregor. This two-week workshop (held on Wednesday, April 22, 2020 and Wednesday, April 29, 2020) will provide a window into important times in your life. Instructor Marsha McGregor will lead you in writing short vignettes reflecting on your life. Literary Cleveland is a non-profit committed to helping writers and readers explore other […] Read More

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Language Learning at the Library: Open Lab

Beginning in March 2020, the Library will offer dedicated talk-friendly time in the Main Library Learning Lab for those learning another language. Learners can check out a microphone headset to use with one of three language-learning resources: Mango Languages, Transparent Language Online and Rosetta Stone Library Solution. All levels of language learning are welcome. This […] Read More

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Writing Workshop—Slices of Life: Introduction to Memoir Writing

Led by Marsha McGregor. This two-week workshop (held on Wednesday, April 22, 2020 and Wednesday, April 29, 2020) will provide a window into important times in your life. Instructor Marsha McGregor will lead you in writing short vignettes reflecting on your life. Literary Cleveland is a non-profit committed to helping writers and readers explore other […] Read More