Hispanic Heritage Month 2017

Since 1988, America has designated September 15 to October 15, as Hispanic Heritage Month. Celebrate with Cleveland Public library as we join community partners to give voice to the Hispanic traditions, culture, and contributions which helped shape this country. ¡Pleibol! Celebrate the history of Latinos and African Americans and the diversity in baseball from the Negro Leagues to the Major Leagues …

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¡Pleibol! Youth Sports Clinics at League Park

Celebrate the history of Latinos and African Americans and the diversity in baseball from the Negro Leagues to the Major Leagues while you explore the impact that historic League Park (in Cleveland’s Hough neighborhood) has had on baseball and on the city of Cleveland. Youth sports clinics with former pro players Jim “Mudcat” Grant, Joe Azcue and John McDonald are …

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Coffee and Comics with Marc Sumerak and Christopher Darling

Octavofest celebrates the book and paper arts with comics and coffee: comics professionals host workshops for participants of all skill levels. Enjoy free Rising Star coffee while creating your own personal comics or refining your sequential art skills. October 7: Featured Speaker Marc Sumerak Marc Sumerak is an Eisner and Harvey award-nominated comics creator. He has contributed as writer and …

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Recommend Titles for Shakespeare in Love. Now playing at Cleveland Play House

September 9 – October 1, 2017 Cleveland Play House Allen Theatre at PlayhouseSquare Cleveland, Ohio adapted for the stage by Lee Hall based on the screenplay by Marc Norman and Tom Stoppard directed by Laura Kepley The Academy Award-winning romantic comedy Shakespeare in Love comes to the stage, complete with swordfights, secret trysts, and backstage drama. Young playwright Will Shakespeare is short …

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