The Legacy of Louis Stokes

Louis Stokes with his arm outstretched as if speaking passionately The Greater Cleveland Chapter of the National Congress of Black Women unveils a new portrait of Congressman Louis Stokes and Congresswoman Stephanie Tubbs Jones by artist Khaz Ra’el. The portrait will be on permanent display at Cleveland Public Library and will grace a future special edition library card. Keynote speaker Lori Stokes, daughter of Louis Stokes, discusses her father’s autobiography, The Gentleman from Ohio, and will host a book signing after her presentation. Books will be available for sale at the program. This event is free and open to the public.

Sat, Mar 31 at 1pm
Louis Stokes Wing, Indoor Reading Garden, 1st Floor