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Monday, August 30th, 2010
Start Fresh @ Cleveland Public Library
The purpose of the amnesty is to promote the return of needed Library materials, to promote the increased use of the Library, and to prepare patrons for a materials recovery program set to begin in October. The amnesty does not include overdue fines still on record from previously returned materials.
For patrons who owe fines or fees on previously returned materials, we will make it easy for you to START FRESH. Pay 50% of the balance, and the remaining 50% will be waived, with the exception of lost items that belong to other CLEVNET libraries and process fees from other CLEVNET libraries.
For questions about the "Start Fresh" amnesty rules, please contact the Lending Department at Main Library: (216) 623-2872.
Click here for more information.
Thursday, August 26th, 2010
Constitution Day 2010
Join the celebration of our nation's heritage by participating in Cleveland State University's Constitution Day events!
Students can win the grand prize of a Vikingcash Card valued at $75 or one of four Vikingcash Cards valued at $25!
Visit http://library.csuohio.edu/promos/constitution/ answer a few questions about the Constitution, and you could be a winner!
Constitution Day CommemorationFriday, September 17, 2010
Rhodes Tower, 1st floor, Michael Schwartz Library
Join us in the Library for free cake to commemorate Constitution Day.
Winners of the Online Contest will also be announced.
Presentation by Brian Ray, Assistant Professor of Law, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, titled Comparing Constitutions
Monday, September 13, 2010
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Moot Court Room of the Cleveland Marshall College of Law
On free hour of CLE credit.
Reception to follow.
Visit two Constitution Day displays this fall. The first, titled "We the People" is located on the 1st floor of the Michael Schwartz Library (in Rhodes Tower) and the other, titled "The U.S. Constitution in the Enlightenment Era" is located at the entrance of the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Library.
Call 216-875-9734 for more information
Take a tour of the Library and get a FREE gift
Take a tour of the Library and find out how we can help you on your road to success! The Michael Schwartz Library will be offering tours on the following dates and times:
- Monday August 30, 2010-12 p.m.
- Tuesday August 31, 2010-12 p.m.
- Wednesday September 1, 2010-4:30 p.m.
- Thursday September 2, 2010-4:30 p.m.
- Friday September 3, 2010-11 a.m.
- Tuesday September 7, 2010-12 p.m.
- Wednesday September 8, 2010-4:30 p.m.
- Thursday September 9, 2010-4:30 p.m.
- Friday September 10, 2010-11 a.m.
All tour participants will receive a FREE gift courtesy of the Library.
The tours will last approximately 1/2 hour. Please meet in the Library Connection Lounge on the first floor of the Michael Schwartz Library.
Thursday, August 19th, 2010
Library Hours for August 23-29, 2010
8 a.m. to 10 p.m.
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Multimedia Services, Reference, and Special Collections will be closing at 5 p.m. Monday-Thursday.
For more information on the Library's hours, click here
Tuesday, August 10th, 2010
Friends of the Library Book Discussion - The Corrections by Jonathan Franzen
Book Discussion Led by Richard Fox
by Jonathan Franzen
Wednesday,September 15, 2010
3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
2121 Euclid Avenue
Rhodes Tower, room 503 (in the Michael Schwartz Library)
Free and open to the general public
Join the Friends of the Library as Richard Fox, Head of the Popular Library at CPL, leads the first book discussion of the fall semester.
Jonathan Franzen's The Corrections has taken the literary scene by storm, from its hilarious portrayal of a dysfunctional American family to its insightful jabs at the rat race of contemporary American life. After almost fifty years as a wife and mother, Enid Lambert is ready to have some fun. Unfortunately, her husband, Alfred, is succumbing to Parkinson's disease and dementia, and their children have long since flown the family nest to the catastrophes of their own lives. Desperate for some pleasure to look forward to, Enid has set her heart on an elusive goal: bringing her family together for one last Christmas at home. Winner of the National Book Award.
Call 216-875-9734 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a seat or for more information.
Find out more about upcoming Friends of the Library Book Discussions.
Tuesday, August 3rd, 2010
Cleveland Memory will be offline 4:00 PM August 4th until 9:00 AM August 5th
Due to scheduled maintenance, searching for images on the Cleveland Memory Project website and for Cleveland Memory images on the Ohio's Heritage Northeast website will be unavailable from 4 pm Wednesday, August 4th until 9:am Thursday, August 5th. We apologize for the inconvenience.
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