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Meet Author Samantha Power

In Conversation with Connie Schultz

2019-10-15 19:00:00 2019-10-15 20:30:00 America/New_York Meet Author Samantha Power Former US Ambassador to the United Nations and Pulitzer Prize winner Samantha Power will visit to discuss her new memoir, <i>The Education of an Idealist</i>. Parma-Snow Branch

Tuesday, October 15
7:00pm - 8:30pm

Add to Calendar 2019-10-15 19:00:00 2019-10-15 20:30:00 America/New_York Meet Author Samantha Power Former US Ambassador to the United Nations and Pulitzer Prize winner Samantha Power will visit to discuss her new memoir, <i>The Education of an Idealist</i>. Parma-Snow Branch

Parma-Snow Branch

Auditorium (400)

Former US Ambassador to the United Nations and Pulitzer Prize winner Samantha Power will visit to discuss her new memoir, The Education of an Idealist.

Samantha Power is the Anna Lindh Professor of the Practice of Global Leadership and Public Policy at Harvard Kennedy School and the William D. Zabel Professor of Practice in Human Rights at Harvard Law School.

From 2013 to 2017, Power served in the Cabinet of President Barack Obama and as US Ambassador to the United Nations. From 2009 to 2013, Power worked on the National Security Council as Special Assistant to the President for Multilateral Affairs and Human Rights.

Power’s book “A Problem from Hell”: America and the Age of Genocide won the Pulitzer Prize in 2003. She is also the author of the New York Times bestseller Sergio: One Man’s Fight to Save the World. Power began her career as a journalist reporting from countries including Bosnia, East Timor, Rwanda, and Sudan, and she has been named by TIME as one of the world’s 100 Most Influential People and by Forbes as one of the World’s 100 Most Powerful Women.

Power will be joined at this event by Connie Schultz, 2005 Pulitzer Prize Winner and Professional-in-Residence at Kent State University's College of Communication and Information. 

Books will be available for purchase and signing courtesy of Mac's Backs - Books on Coventry.

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Phone: 216.661.4240
Fax: 216.661.1019
Branch manager
Stacey Boycik

Hours
Mon, Oct 26 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Oct 27 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Oct 28 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Oct 29 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Oct 30 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sat, Oct 31 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sun, Nov 01 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch
Passport processing and photo services are available at this location 7 days a week, no appointment necessary.

Upcoming events

Tue, Oct 27, 9:00am - 10:00am
Stop in the branch to pick up materials to make a Fall themed craft. Available while supplies last. Coloring pages also available.

Tue, Oct 27, 9:00am - 10:00am
Stop by the Parma-Snow Branch to pick up a grab-and-go hand sewing activity that can be completed at home.

Tue, Oct 27, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Resource Room (75)
The Library offers FREE tech training classes that cover digital literacy basics, Windows 10, Microsoft Office programs, digital imaging and cloud computing.
This event is full

Tue, Oct 27, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free meal provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Wed, Oct 28, 9:00am - 10:00am
Stop in the branch to pick up materials to make a Fall themed craft. Available while supplies last. Coloring pages also available.

Wed, Oct 28, 9:00am - 10:00am
Stop by the Parma-Snow Branch to pick up a grab-and-go hand sewing activity that can be completed at home.

Wed, Oct 28, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Resource Room (75)
To be eligible, attendees must be Aspire Greater Cleveland students.

Wed, Oct 28, 12:30pm - 2:45pm
Resource Room (75)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Wed, Oct 28, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free meal provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Thu, Oct 29, 9:00am - 10:00am
Stop in the branch to pick up materials to make a Fall themed craft. Available while supplies last. Coloring pages also available.

Thu, Oct 29, 9:00am - 10:00am
Stop by the Parma-Snow Branch to pick up a grab-and-go hand sewing activity that can be completed at home.

Thu, Oct 29, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free meal provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Fri, Oct 30, 9:00am - 10:00am
Stop in the branch to pick up materials to make a Fall themed craft. Available while supplies last. Coloring pages also available.

Fri, Oct 30, 9:00am - 10:00am
Stop by the Parma-Snow Branch to pick up a grab-and-go hand sewing activity that can be completed at home.

Fri, Oct 30, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free meal provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Sat, Oct 31, 9:00am - 10:00am
Stop in the branch to pick up materials to make a Fall themed craft. Available while supplies last. Coloring pages also available.

Sat, Oct 31, 9:00am - 10:00am
Stop by the Parma-Snow Branch to pick up a grab-and-go hand sewing activity that can be completed at home.

Sun, Nov 01, 9:00am - 10:00am
Stop in the branch to pick up materials to make a Fall themed craft. Available while supplies last. Coloring pages also available.

Sun, Nov 01, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Stop by the Parma-Snow Branch to pick up a grab-and-go hand sewing activity that can be completed at home.

Mon, Nov 02, 9:00am - 10:00am
Stop in the branch to pick up materials to make a Fall themed craft. Available while supplies last. Coloring pages also available.

Mon, Nov 02, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Resource Room (75)
To be eligible, attendees must be Aspire Greater Cleveland students.

Mon, Nov 02, 12:30pm - 2:45pm
Resource Room (75)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Mon, Nov 02, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free meal provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Tue, Nov 03, 9:00am - 10:00am
Stop in the branch to pick up materials to make a Fall themed craft. Available while supplies last. Coloring pages also available.

Tue, Nov 03, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free meal provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Wed, Nov 04, 9:00am - 10:00am
Stop in the branch to pick up materials to make a Fall themed craft. Available while supplies last. Coloring pages also available.

Wed, Nov 04, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Resource Room (75)
To be eligible, attendees must be Aspire Greater Cleveland students.

Wed, Nov 04, 12:30pm - 2:45pm
Resource Room (75)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Wed, Nov 04, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free meal provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Thu, Nov 05, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free meal provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Fri, Nov 06, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free meal provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Mon, Nov 09, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Resource Room (75)
To be eligible, attendees must be Aspire Greater Cleveland students.

Mon, Nov 09, 12:30pm - 2:45pm
Resource Room (75)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Mon, Nov 09, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free meal provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Tue, Nov 10, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Resource Room (75)
The Library offers FREE tech training classes that cover digital literacy basics, Windows 10, Microsoft Office programs, digital imaging and cloud computing.
This event is full

Tue, Nov 10, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free meal provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Wed, Nov 11, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Resource Room (75)
To be eligible, attendees must be Aspire Greater Cleveland students.

Wed, Nov 11, 12:30pm - 2:45pm
Resource Room (75)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Wed, Nov 11, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free meal provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Thu, Nov 12, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Auditorium (400)
Donate blood today. For more information or to make an appointment visit www.redcrossblood.org or call the American Red Cross at 800-RED-CROSS (800-733-2767).

Thu, Nov 12, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free meal provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Thu, Nov 12, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Great for beginning fiction writers.
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Fri, Nov 13, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Resource Room (75)
The Library offers FREE tech training classes that cover digital literacy basics, Windows 10, Microsoft Office programs, digital imaging and cloud computing.

Fri, Nov 13, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free meal provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Mon, Nov 16, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Resource Room (75)
To be eligible, attendees must be Aspire Greater Cleveland students.

Mon, Nov 16, 12:30pm - 2:45pm
Resource Room (75)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Mon, Nov 16, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free meal provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Mon, Nov 16, 7:00pm - 7:45pm
Bullet journaling is one of the latest ways to get and stay organized. Learn what it's all about and how to start a bullet journal of your own. This class will be held virtually using Zoom.

Tue, Nov 17, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Resource Room (75)
The Library offers FREE tech training classes that cover digital literacy basics, Windows 10, Microsoft Office programs, digital imaging and cloud computing.
This event is full

Tue, Nov 17, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free meal provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Wed, Nov 18, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Resource Room (75)
To be eligible, attendees must be Aspire Greater Cleveland students.

Wed, Nov 18, 12:30pm - 2:45pm
Resource Room (75)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Wed, Nov 18, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free meal provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Thu, Nov 19, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free meal provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Thu, Nov 19, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Join our Kindergarten Club if you have a child entering kindergarten this fall who is not in a preschool or childcare center.

Fri, Nov 20, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Resource Room (75)
The Library offers FREE tech training classes that cover digital literacy basics, Windows 10, Microsoft Office programs, digital imaging and cloud computing.

Fri, Nov 20, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free meal provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Mon, Nov 23, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Resource Room (75)
To be eligible, attendees must be Aspire Greater Cleveland students.

Mon, Nov 23, 12:30pm - 2:45pm
Resource Room (75)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Mon, Nov 23, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free meal provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Tue, Nov 24, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free meal provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Wed, Nov 25, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Resource Room (75)
To be eligible, attendees must be Aspire Greater Cleveland students.

Wed, Nov 25, 12:30pm - 2:45pm
Resource Room (75)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Wed, Nov 25, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free meal provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.