Board of Trustees Meeting

September 21, 2017 Trustees Room           Louis Stokes Wing 12:00 Noon AGENDA   Approval of the Minutes of the Regular Board Meeting of 6/15/17 and Special Board Meeting of 8/18/17. Presentation:  Kent State University’s Cleveland Urban Design Collaborative  CPL150 Community Vision Plan Group 2 Report, Group 3 Report, and Summary Report: 2014-2017    COMMUNICATIONS Letters from: Robert Berry, Manager, Patent and Trademark…

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Finance Committee Meeting

September 19, 2017 Trustees Room          Louis Stokes Wing 12:00 Noon   AGENDA     OATH OF OFFICE FOR REAPPOINTMENT OF ALAN SEIFULLAH   FINANCE COMMITTEE MEETING (Mr. Seifullah, Chair) Resolution to Ratify and Approve the Purchase of Insurance Coverage for Policies Effective August 1, 2017 and September 18, 2017 Seventh Amendment to the Year 2017 Appropriation Resolution to Accept Best…

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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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Author Visit: Ellendea Proffer Teasley

“Brodsky Among Us appears to have been written in a single exhalation of memory; it is frank, personal, loving, and addictive: a minor masterpiece of memoir, and an important world-historical record.” —The Nation Join author Ellendea Proffer Teasley as she discusses her memoir detailing her longstanding friendship with the renowned poet and Nobel laureate Joseph Brodsky. Brodsky Among Us reveals…

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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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Meet Robin Yocum, Author of A Brilliant Death

On Thursday October 26, 2017, Literary Cleveland and Ohio Center for the Book continue Read Ohio with award-winning author Robin Yocum. Yocum will read and discuss his book, the 2017 Edgar® Award-nominated, A Brilliant Death. Read Ohio is an author talk and book discussion series hosted by Literary Cleveland, in partnership with the Ohio Center for the Book at Cleveland Public…

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