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Due to overwhelming demand, the free public event with Matthew Desmond on March 15 has been moved to a larger venue. Join us now at the Playhouse Square KeyBank State Theatre or find a local book discussion at http://www.onecommunityreads.org.

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The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame is coming to our branches in March. Get the details behind the latest inductees, including Bon Jovi, The Cars, Dire Straits, Moody Blues, Nina Simone and Sister Rosetta Tharpe.

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Jason Hanley of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Museum and Daniel Goldmark, Director of the Center for Popular Music Studies at Case Western Reserve University discuss this year’s inductees.
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If you could be a character in any book, which one would you choose?

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Just a friendly reminder - we are open today from 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. Stop in one of our branches and say hi!

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You are never too old to write your own novel! Great stuff from Electric Literature.
https://electricliterature.com/infographic-what-age-do-writ…

Writers often worry about not publishing earlier enough. Our culture fetishes youth, even in literature. We talk about 5 under 35 and 20 under 40, but not the geniuses flowered later in life. Luckily…
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Congratulations are in order for Sherman Alexie, Erin Entrada Kelly, Renée Watson and Jennifer Egan. They were the winners of prestigious American Library Association awards. http://www.latimes.com/…/la-et-jc-library-book-awards-20180…

Sherman Alexie, Erin Entrada Kelly, Renée Watson and Jennifer Egan are the big winners of the American Library Assn.'s awards.
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NHS in collaboration with Cuyahoga County Public Library presents the EnergYou Series!

EnergYou is an innovative program for residents of northeast Ohio that co...vers a wide range of issues that influence our everyday energy consumption. Explore ways in which you can reduce monthly expenses. Participants will learn cost savings through financial planning, energy use, transportation, and food.

EnergYou will take place at the following library locations:

Orange Branch – located at 31975 Chagrin Blvd, Pepper Pike, OH 44124 – Tuesday, February 20, 2018 from 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Parma Heights Branch – located at 6206 Pearl Rd, Parma Heights, OH 44130 – Saturday, February 24, 2018 from 2:00pm-3:30pm

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch – located at 1876 South Green Road, South Euclid, OH 44121 – Wednesday, March 7, 2018 from 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Strongsville Branch – located at 18700 Westwood Drive, Strongsville, OH 44136 – Thursday, March 8, 2018 from 7:00pm - 8:30pm

We hope to see you there!

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Emma Jane Kirby visits a retreat that is dedicated purely to the pleasure of reading
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Hi, Night Owls! It's our favorite time of the week. What books have you been reading? Please share your recommendations - we can't wait to see them! Let's get started.

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Today, the President released a budget request to Congress for FY 2019 that proposes funding for the orderly closure of the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
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Greater Cleveland Volunteers added 3 new photos.

It’s not only Valentine’s Day today, but also #LibraryLoversDay. We partner with the Cuyahoga County Public Library by providing after-school tutors for student...s in their Homework Centers. Maybe you’ll consider adding this to your day.
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#CLE #volunteer #VDay #ValentinesDay #WeReadHere #CLELiteracy

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Pitchers and catchers report today. It's the first day of spring training for the Cleveland Indians! We've got a list of books picked out for fans of the Tribe. #librarylink
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Learn more about the Concept 'Cleveland Indians (Baseball team) -- History' at the Cuyahoga County Public Library
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Happy Valentine's Day. Barnes & Noble has a list of six romance novels that want to be your valentine. https://www.barnesandnoble.com/…/romance-novels-want-valen…/

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Have you ever wondered what famous people borrow from the library? Here's a peek, courtesy of Atlas Obscura. https://www.atlasobscura.com/…/new-york-society-library-bor…

Thanks to carefully maintained circulation info, we know when Alexander Hamilton checked out Goethe.
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The American Library Association has announced the winners of this year's youth media awards, which include the Newbery and Caldecott medals!

The American Library Association announced the recipients of the 2018 Youth Media Awards during a morning press conference at the ALA Midwinter Meeting in Denver.
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We are beyond excited about Laura Lippman's visit on 2/28. Get your tickets at https://www.beyondbookjackets.com/lippman.
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