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West Side Poetry Writing Workshop

2019-06-27 18:30:00 2019-06-27 20:30:00 America/New_York West Side Poetry Writing Workshop Share your poetry with amateur and seasoned poets alike in a comfortable setting. Parma Branch

Thursday, June 27
6:30pm - 8:30pm

Add to Calendar 2019-06-27 18:30:00 2019-06-27 20:30:00 America/New_York West Side Poetry Writing Workshop Share your poetry with amateur and seasoned poets alike in a comfortable setting. Parma Branch

Parma Branch

Conference Room C (35)

Share your poetry with amateur and seasoned poets alike in a comfortable setting.

Share your poetry with amateur and seasoned poets alike in a comfortable setting. Join us to engage in friendly discussion and receive instant feedback on your craft. Please bring 20 copies of your poem so others can follow along and write comments.

Jeremy Jusek received his MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Arcadia. He is a recipient of two poetry awards including the Emerson Prize and his poems have appeared in several publications. 

TAGS: | Writing |

Parma Branch

parmgr@cuyahogalibrary.org
Phone: 440.885.5362
Fax: 440.884.2263
Branch manager
Kathleen Sullivan

Hours
Mon, Jul 15 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jul 16 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jul 17 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jul 18 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jul 19 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sat, Jul 20 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sun, Jul 21 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

Mon, Jul 22, 10:00am - 10:20am
Story/Craft Room (49)
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and books.

Mon, Jul 22, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Mon, Jul 22, 11:30am - 3:30pm
Homework Center (49)
Join in the fun on weekdays, June 10th to August 2nd. Different activities each day. No registration required. Attendance may be limited to room capacity.

Mon, Jul 22, 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Conference Room B (40)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Mon, Jul 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Conference Room C (35)
A casual conversation group where new English speakers can practice conversation skills with native speakers. Refreshments provided. No registration. Sponsored by the Friends of Parma Libraries.

Mon, Jul 22, 7:00pm - 7:25pm
Story/Craft Room (49)
Join us for stories, songs and fingerplays.

Tue, Jul 23, 9:00am - 5:30pm
Study Room 1
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized job planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Tue, Jul 23, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Conference Room B (40)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:30am - 10:50am
Story/Craft Room (49)
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories.

Tue, Jul 23, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Tue, Jul 23, 11:30am - 3:30pm
Homework Center (49)
Join in the fun on weekdays, June 10th to August 2nd. Different activities each day. No registration required. Attendance may be limited to room capacity.

Tue, Jul 23, 12:30pm - 3:00pm
Conference Room B (40)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Tue, Jul 23, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Teen (49)
Beat the heat with AC & snacks! Join us at 6:00 pm with an activity related to the movie. Movie will start at 6:30 pm. Sponsored by the Friends of the Parma Libraries.

Tue, Jul 23, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Large Meeting Room A/B (185)
Registration Required

Wed, Jul 24, 10:30am - 10:55am
Story/Craft Room (49)
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories.

Wed, Jul 24, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Wed, Jul 24, 11:30am - 3:30pm
Homework Center (49)
Join in the fun on weekdays, June 10th to August 2nd. Different activities each day. No registration required. Attendance may be limited to room capacity.

Wed, Jul 24, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Join us as we transform the teen space into a place for creating. First hour will include Maker Space activities and second hour will feature a program with artist: Sharie Renee from Cosmic Bobbins.

Wed, Jul 24, 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Conference Room B (40)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Wed, Jul 24, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Homework Center (49)
To be eligible, attendees must be Aspire Greater Cleveland students.

Thu, Jul 25, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Conference Room B (40)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Thu, Jul 25, 10:00am - 10:30am
Story/Craft Room (49)
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories.

Thu, Jul 25, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Thu, Jul 25, 11:30am - 3:30pm
Homework Center (49)
Join in the fun on weekdays, June 10th to August 2nd. Different activities each day. No registration required. Attendance may be limited to room capacity.

Thu, Jul 25, 12:30pm - 3:00pm
Conference Room B (40)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Thu, Jul 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Conference Room A (65)
Learn essential skills for using your Android Tablet. You must bring your own Android Tablet to practice on. Registration is required, and opens 30 days before the event.

Thu, Jul 25, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Conference Room C (35)
Share your poetry with amateur and seasoned poets alike in a comfortable setting.

Fri, Jul 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Story/Craft Room (49)
Drop a stuffed friend off for a week of fun. Your child will receive a letter from stuffy and reunite at a Pick Up Party with camp activities, treats and a video of all the adventures.

Fri, Jul 26, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Fri, Jul 26, 11:30am - 3:30pm
Homework Center (49)
Join in the fun on weekdays, June 10th to August 2nd. Different activities each day. No registration required. Attendance may be limited to room capacity.

Mon, Jul 29, 10:00am - 10:20am
Story/Craft Room (49)
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and books.

Mon, Jul 29, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Mon, Jul 29, 11:30am - 3:30pm
Homework Center (49)
Join in the fun on weekdays, June 10th to August 2nd. Different activities each day. No registration required. Attendance may be limited to room capacity.

Mon, Jul 29, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Large Meeting Room A/B (185)
Learn how to create your own comic! Workshops on dialogue, how to draw characters, storyboarding and more. If you love comics, this club is for you!
This event is full

Mon, Jul 29, 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Conference Room B (40)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Mon, Jul 29, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Conference Room C (35)
A casual conversation group where new English speakers can practice conversation skills with native speakers. Refreshments provided. No registration. Sponsored by the Friends of Parma Libraries.

Mon, Jul 29, 7:00pm - 7:25pm
Story/Craft Room (49)
Join us for stories, songs and fingerplays.

Tue, Jul 30, 9:00am - 5:30pm
Study Room 1
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized job planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Tue, Jul 30, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Conference Room C (35)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Tue, Jul 30, 10:30am - 10:50am
Story/Craft Room (49)
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories.

Tue, Jul 30, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Tue, Jul 30, 11:30am - 3:30pm
Homework Center (49)
Join in the fun on weekdays, June 10th to August 2nd. Different activities each day. No registration required. Attendance may be limited to room capacity.

Tue, Jul 30, 12:30pm - 3:00pm
Conference Room C (35)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Tue, Jul 30, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Large Meeting Room A/B (185)
Learn how to create your own comic! Workshops on dialogue, how to draw characters, storyboarding and more. If you love comics, this club is for you!
This event is full

Wed, Jul 31, 10:30am - 10:55am
Story/Craft Room (49)
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories.

Wed, Jul 31, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Wed, Jul 31, 11:30am - 3:30pm
Homework Center (49)
Join in the fun on weekdays, June 10th to August 2nd. Different activities each day. No registration required. Attendance may be limited to room capacity.

Wed, Jul 31, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Large Meeting Room A/B (185)
Learn how to create your own comic! Workshops on dialogue, how to draw characters, storyboarding and more. If you love comics, this club is for you!
This event is full

Wed, Jul 31, 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Conference Room B (40)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Wed, Jul 31, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Homework Center (49)
To be eligible, attendees must be Aspire Greater Cleveland students.

Thu, Aug 01, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Conference Room B (40)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Thu, Aug 01, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Thu, Aug 01, 11:30am - 3:30pm
Homework Center (49)
Join in the fun on weekdays, June 10th to August 2nd. Different activities each day. No registration required. Attendance may be limited to room capacity.

Thu, Aug 01, 12:30pm - 3:00pm
Conference Room B (40)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Thu, Aug 01, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Large Meeting Room A/B (185)
Learn how to create your own comic! Workshops on dialogue, how to draw characters, storyboarding and more. If you love comics, this club is for you!
This event is full

Thu, Aug 01, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Large Meeting Room A/B (185)
Hear the stories behind some of Ohio's most engaging couples. Sponsored by the Friends of the Parma Libraries.

Fri, Aug 02, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Fri, Aug 02, 11:30am - 3:30pm
Homework Center (49)
Join in the fun on weekdays, June 10th to August 2nd. Different activities each day. No registration required. Attendance may be limited to room capacity.

Fri, Aug 02, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Large Meeting Room A/B (185)
Learn how to create your own comic! Workshops on dialogue, how to draw characters, storyboarding and more. If you love comics, this club is for you!
This event is full

Sat, Aug 03, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Conference Room A/B (121)
Registration Required

Sat, Aug 03, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Large Meeting Room A/B (185)
Meet Michelle Gable, author of The Summer I Met Jack, and Mary Alice Monroe, author of The Summer Guests .

Mon, Aug 05, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Homework Center (49)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Mon, Aug 05, 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Mon, Aug 05, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Conference Room C (35)
A casual conversation group where new English speakers can practice conversation skills with native speakers. Refreshments provided. No registration. Sponsored by the Friends of Parma Libraries.

Tue, Aug 06, 9:00am - 5:30pm
Study Room 1
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized job planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Tue, Aug 06, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Conference Room B (40)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Tue, Aug 06, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Homework Center (49)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Tue, Aug 06, 12:30pm - 3:00pm
Conference Room B (40)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Wed, Aug 07, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Homework Center (49)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Wed, Aug 07, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Conference Room C (35)
Sponsored by the Friends of the Parma Libraries.

Wed, Aug 07, 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Conference Room B (40)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Wed, Aug 07, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Homework Center (49)
To be eligible, attendees must be Aspire Greater Cleveland students.

Thu, Aug 08, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Conference Room B (40)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Thu, Aug 08, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Homework Center (49)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Thu, Aug 08, 12:30pm - 3:00pm
Conference Room B (40)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Fri, Aug 09, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Homework Center (49)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Sat, Aug 10, 11:00am - 11:45am
Large Meeting Room A/B (185)
Meet rainforest animals and learn about their diverse habitats with the Akron Zoo. Discover why the rainforest is at risk and learn its impact in Ohio.

Mon, Aug 12, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Conference Room C (35)
Please join us for a discussion of The Marsh King's Daughter by Karen Dionne. Books will be available one month prior to the discussion.

Mon, Aug 12, 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Mon, Aug 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Conference Room C (35)
A casual conversation group where new English speakers can practice conversation skills with native speakers. Refreshments provided. No registration. Sponsored by the Friends of Parma Libraries.

Canceled
Tue, Aug 13, 9:00am - 11:30am
Register in person.

Tue, Aug 13, 9:00am - 5:30pm
Study Room 1
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized job planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Tue, Aug 13, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Conference Room B (40)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Canceled
Tue, Aug 13, 10:00am - 11:30am
Register in person.

Tue, Aug 13, 10:00am - 11:00am
Conference Room C (35)
No Registration

Tue, Aug 13, 12:30pm - 3:00pm
Conference Room B (40)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Tue, Aug 13, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Conference Room A (65)
Discover the therapeutic benefits of coloring.

Canceled
Wed, Aug 14, 9:30am - 11:00am
Cuyahoga County Planning Commission will show you how to use Greenprint.  This training session will cover advanced features of the Greenprint Viewer. Previous experience with the system is required.

Wed, Aug 14, 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Conference Room B (40)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Wed, Aug 14, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Homework Center (49)
To be eligible, attendees must be Aspire Greater Cleveland students.

Wed, Aug 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Conference Room A (65)
Monthly Movie Discussion Group – 6/12 The Danish Girl, 7/10 The Greatest Showman, 8/14 Denial

Wed, Aug 14, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Large Meeting Room A/B (185)
Author Kristan Higgins will visit to discuss Life and Other Inconveniences, her new novel filled with heart and humor.

Thu, Aug 15, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Conference Room B (40)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Thu, Aug 15, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Technology Learning Center (16)
The Library offers FREE tech training classes that cover digital literacy basics, Windows 10, Microsoft Office programs, digital imaging and cloud computing.

Thu, Aug 15, 12:30pm - 3:00pm
Conference Room B (40)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Mon, Aug 19, 3:45pm - 4:15pm
Conference Room A (65)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free meal provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Mon, Aug 19, 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Mon, Aug 19, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Conference Room B (40)
Registration Required

Mon, Aug 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Conference Room C (35)
A casual conversation group where new English speakers can practice conversation skills with native speakers. Refreshments provided. No registration. Sponsored by the Friends of Parma Libraries.

Tue, Aug 20, 9:00am - 5:30pm
Study Room 1
An Ohio Means Jobs Employment Specialist is available for job placement and individualized job planning services. Please call ahead to confirm the Job Specialists availability.

Tue, Aug 20, 12:30pm - 3:00pm
Conference Room B (40)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Tue, Aug 20, 3:45pm - 4:15pm
Conference Room A (65)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free meal provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Tue, Aug 20, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Conference Room A (65)
Artist Father Marek Visnovsky will demonstrate the beautiful Cyrillic script. Time allotted after the presentation for calligraphy practice. See full description below.
This event is full

Tue, Aug 20, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Technology Learning Center (16)
The Library offers FREE tech training classes that cover digital literacy basics, Windows 10, Microsoft Office programs, digital imaging and cloud computing.