Summer Coding Camp: Video Games

Join this four-day series to create your own computer game from SCRATCH! Use CODE.ORG to learn the skills to turn your idea into a working game. In the last session of the week, share your work with your friends and the world at T.C.’s Arcade! As young people create with Scratch, they learn to think creatively, work collaboratively, and reason…

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Shipwrecks of the Great Lakes

Ms. Sowden has many years of experience leading dive teams in the exploration of many wrecks on the entire Great Lakes. Her discussion will take you through the process from beginning to end on the approach of locating, diving and salvaging historical wrecks located on the lakes. Please join us for this once in a lifetime presentation that will take…

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Honoring the Life & Work of Zelma Watson George

An Exhibit and Program Saturday, March 25, 2017 • 2:00 p.m. Main Library, Special Collections, 3rd floor Honor the life and work of Dr. Zelma Watson George (1903–94). Dr. George was a sociologist, musicologist and performer who broke the color barrier on Broadway in 1950. She came to Cleveland to research African-American music using the resources at the Cleveland Public…

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Anand Giridharadas: A Tale of Two Americas

In his TED talk, Anand Giridharadas described the two Americas through the experience of a Bangladeshi immigrant and the American who, in the aftermath of 9/11, targeted him and other immigrants in a fury of murder and hatred. Today, it is more important than ever to examine and understand the two Americas as immigration issues take center stage on the…

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