Featured Programs

Film - Europa Europa (1990)

Based on a true story, this drama follows Solomon Perel (Marco Hofschneider), the son of a Jewish shoe salesman who survived the Holocaust by falling in with the Nazis. Solomon flees to Poland where he lives in an orphanage operated by Stalinist forces.

WHEN: Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 6:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: Lakewood Public Cinema

Concert - Mal Barron Jazz Quartet

Although Mal Barron has been composing jazz numbers since the 1970s, the program he will bring to the Library highlights his work from the last ten years.

WHEN: Sunday, June 25, 2017 - 2:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: Sunday With The Friends

Meditation Mondays Presentation by Nadine “Ddeani” Feighan

The physical and mental benefi ts of meditation are signifi cant and well documented. They include reduced stress and anxiety, increased focus, improved immune system function and an overall sense of well-being.

WHEN: Monday, June 26, 2017 - 7:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Multipurpose Room

EVENT TYPE: More

Workshop - Genealogy

How far back would you like to trace your family tree? What will you find? Genealogist Deborah Abbott will show you how to unlock the secrets held by census reports, military records, birth certificates and death notices in this hands-on workshop. Unravel your history with professional results.

WHEN: Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 6:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Learning Lab

EVENT TYPE: More

Yoga Tuesdays Presentation by Marcia Camino

As part of the Library’s focus on wellness, Marcia Camino, owner of Pink Lotus Yoga, presents a series that introduces four diverse systems and styles of yoga, all of which provide various, long-lasting health benefits.

WHEN: Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 7:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Multipurpose Room

EVENT TYPE: More

Author Event - The Comeback: LeBron, the Cavs & Cleveland: How LeBron James Came Home and Brought Cleveland a Championship Book by Terry Pluto

This epic homecoming tale recounts one of the greatest Cleveland sports stories ever. LeBron James and the Cavaliers took fans on a roller coaster ride from despair to hope and, finally, to glory as the 2016 NBA champions.

WHEN: Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 7:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: Meet the Author

Author Event - The Summer That Melted Everything: A Novel Book by Tiffany McDaniel

Fielding Bliss has never forgotten the summer of 1984: the year a heat wave scorched Breathed, Ohio. The year he became friends with the devil. Sal seems to appear out of nowhere a bruised and tattered thirteen-year-old boy claiming to be the devil himself.

WHEN: Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 7:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: Meet the Author

Documentary - Life Itself - Presented by Cleveland Scene

Based on his bestselling memoir of the same name, Life Itself, explores the impact and legacy of Roger Ebert, from his Pulitzer Prize-winning film criticism at the Chicago Sun-Times to becoming one of the most influential cultural voices in America.

WHEN: Friday, June 30, 2017 - 6:30pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: Weekday Documentaries

Film - Curse of the Jade Scorpion (2001) - Presented by Barbara Steffek-Hil

Top shelf insurance investigator C. W. Briggs (Woody Allen) works for a company in New York City. Efficiency expert Betty Ann Fitzgerald (Helen Hunt) quickly makes clear her authority over C. W.

WHEN: Saturday, July 1, 2017 - 6:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: Lakewood Public Cinema

Performance - Heritage Theatre Presents Stephanie Kramer as Katharine Wright

Katharine Wright, the only Wright sister to survive infancy, was an Oberlin College graduate, a high school teacher, and after the boys’ flights, a celebrity in the United States and Europe.

WHEN: Sunday, July 2, 2017 - 2:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: Sunday With The Friends

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