Featured Programs

Author Event - Great Lakes Island Escapes: Ferries and Bridges to Adventure Book by Maureen Dunphy

Great Lakes Island Escapes: Ferries and Bridges to Adventure explores in depth over thirty of the Great Lakes Basin islands accessible by bridge or ferry and introduces more than fifty additional islands.

WHEN: Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 7:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: Meet the Author

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

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

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

Authur Event - What is a Schizophrenic Supposed to Look Like? Book by Lori Rochat

In this book, Lori Rochat describes how she overcame difficult life challenges as a person with schizophrenia, and she shares her experiences with others who face similar challenges. Today Rochat serves as an inspiration for all who face any type of difficult, life-changing experience.

WHEN: Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 7:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: Meet the Author

Interstellar (2014)

In the not-so-distant future, nature is waging war on humanity. Cooper (Matthew McConaughey), a former NASA pilot and engineer has turned to farming to support his teenage son, Tom, and daughter, Murph.

WHEN: Saturday, July 8, 2017 - 6:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: Lakewood Public Cinema

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