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Meet Author Nancy Pearl

2017-10-26 19:00:00 2017-10-26 20:30:00 America/New_York Meet Author Nancy Pearl America's librarian visits to discuss her latest, George and Lizzie. Beachwood Branch

Thursday, October 26
7:00pm - 8:30pm

Add to Calendar 2017-10-26 19:00:00 2017-10-26 20:30:00 America/New_York Meet Author Nancy Pearl America's librarian visits to discuss her latest, George and Lizzie. Beachwood Branch

Beachwood Branch

Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)

America's librarian visits to discuss her latest, George and Lizzie.

Join us as NPR books commentator and "America's librarian" Nancy Pearl visits to share her debut novel, George and Lizzie. With pitch-perfect prose and compassion and humor to spare the book is an intimate story of new and past loves the scars of childhood and an imperfect marriage at its defining moments. Widely respected in the literary community Pearl received the 2011 Librarian of the Year Award from Library Journal and regularly speaks to organizations around the world about the pleasures of reading. Books will be available for purchase and signing courtesy of Mac's Backs - Books on Coventry.

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Beachwood Branch

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Phone: 216-831-6868
Fax: 216-831-0412
Branch manager
Aimee Lurie

Hours
Mon, Jul 16 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jul 17 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jul 18 9:00AM to 9:00PM
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Fri, Jul 20 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sat, Jul 21 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sun, Jul 22 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch
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Upcoming events

Sat, Jul 21, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started.

Beachwood Meeting Room (B) (25)
Mon, Jul 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Enjoy a snack while exploring classics, graphic novels, nonfiction and the latest best-sellers.

Mon, Jul 23, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories.

Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Mon, Jul 23, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Relive the magical story of The Sleeping Beauty retold with Martin Stevens’ stunning wooden marionettes!
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Beachwood Meeting Room (B) (25)
Tue, Jul 24, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Experiment with different mediums to create imaginative objects and art.

Tue, Jul 24, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and books.

Beachwood Meeting Room (B) (25)
Tue, Jul 24, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Please join us for this informative and entertaining monthly program about the music, history, story and performance of classic Operas with Dr. Michael Blauner.

Wed, Jul 25, 10:00am - 10:30am
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories.

Wed, Jul 25, 1:30pm - 2:00pm
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories.

Beachwood Meeting Room (B) (25)
Wed, Jul 25, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Using physics to build a pendulum, create a unique piece of art with the force of gravity.
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Wed, Jul 25, 6:45pm - 7:15pm
Wear your PJs and join us for fun stories songs and fingerplays. For caregivers and their children ages 18 months to 5 years.

Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Thu, Jul 26, 10:00am - 11:30am
This fun and interactive program will teach you ways to live healthy as you age. This is a three-part series led by Jennifer Nance, M.Ed. from Kemper House.
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Thu, Jul 26, 10:00am - 10:30am
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and books.

Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Fri, Jul 27, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
A Partners to Empowerment Wellness Center yoga instructor will introduce mindfulness through gentle yoga poses, breath practices and simple meditations. Some mats provided.

Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Sat, Jul 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
Join us for stories songs and rhymes in Mandarin Chinese and stay for a craft and playtime after! Presented in cooperation with the Chinese Storytime Volunteer Team.

Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Mon, Jul 30, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join us for an open forum with Plain Dealer Editor George Rodrigue.

Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Mon, Jul 30, 7:15pm - 8:30pm
Join us as we welcome NPR media correspondent David Folkenflik for a conversation on the current and future state of news, moderated by Plain Dealer editor George Rodrigue.

Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Tue, Jul 31, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Do you love slime? Join us as we get a little messy concocting a variety of unique slimes.
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Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Wed, Aug 01, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Do you ever wonder what your stuffed animals do while you're asleep? Bring your favorite stuffed friend to the library for storytime, then leave them overnight for a sleepover!  

Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Thu, Aug 02, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Do you ever wonder what your stuffed animals do while you're asleep? Bring your favorite stuffed friend to the library for storytime, then leave them overnight for a sleepover!  

Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Mon, Aug 06, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Tell a great story, craft a drama, shape a killer poem. Review fundamentals of creative writing and create new work in poetry, fiction and drama. Please bring along an example of your best writing.
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Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Mon, Aug 06, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Leave the electronics at home, grab the kids and head to the library to play some board games. We'll provide snacks and a variety of games for all ages!

Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Tue, Aug 07, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Tell a great story, craft a drama, shape a killer poem. Review fundamentals of creative writing and create new work in poetry, fiction and drama. Please bring along an example of your best writing.
This event is full

Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Tue, Aug 07, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Hake a uke-tastic time learning to make music on the ukulele - the world's happiest instrument! If you don't have a ukulele, we will provide one.

Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Wed, Aug 08, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Tell a great story, craft a drama, shape a killer poem. Review fundamentals of creative writing and create new work in poetry, fiction and drama. Please bring along an example of your best writing.
This event is full

Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Wed, Aug 08, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Join us for a scholar-led discussion of America’s 100 best-loved novels (as chosen in a national survey). Explore what these books have to say about our diverse nation and more.

Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Thu, Aug 09, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Tell a great story, craft a drama, shape a killer poem. Review fundamentals of creative writing and create new work in poetry, fiction and drama. Please bring along an example of your best writing.
This event is full

Thu, Aug 09, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Visiting the Beachwood Family Aquatic Center this summer? Join us for Family Storytime during the 2:00 and 3:00 break periods.

Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Fri, Aug 10, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Tell a great story, craft a drama, shape a killer poem. Review fundamentals of creative writing and create new work in poetry, fiction and drama. Please bring along an example of your best writing.
This event is full

Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Sat, Aug 11, 10:30am - 11:30am
Join us for stories songs and rhymes in Mandarin Chinese and stay for a craft and playtime after! Presented in cooperation with the Chinese Storytime Volunteer Team.

Beachwood Meeting Room (B) (25)
Mon, Aug 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Enjoy a snack while exploring classics, graphic novels, nonfiction and the latest best-sellers.

Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Mon, Aug 13, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Incoming kindergartners and their families are invited to join us for special stories, songs, crafts and kindergarten readiness activities to get them excited about their first day of school!

Beachwood Meeting Room (B) (25)
Tue, Aug 14, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Join other teens and experiment with writing short stories, poetry, drama, and non-fiction.

Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Wed, Aug 15, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Monthly book discussion led by library staff.

Beachwood Meeting Room (B) (25)
Wed, Aug 15, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Moon Party

Beachwood Meeting Room (B) (25)
Thu, Aug 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Monthly book discussion led by library staff.

Beachwood Meeting Room (Auditorium) (100)
Fri, Aug 17, 10:00am - 11:00am
Art historian Felicia Zavarella Stadelman returns with her popular series on the lives and works of beloved artists.

Sat, Aug 18, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started.

Beachwood Meeting Room (B) (25)
Mon, Aug 20, 2:00am - 3:00am
Join us to discuss the book "Alive in Shape and Color : 17 paintings by great artists and the stories they inspired", edited by Lawrence Block.

Mon, Aug 20, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Learn how to borrow free eBooks eAudiobooks eMagazines movies and music from our Digital Collection anytime anywhere. Bring your device and passwords to the Library and our staff will get you started.