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Speculative Fiction Book Discussion

2022-09-01 19:00:00 2022-09-01 20:00:00 America/New_York Speculative Fiction Book Discussion This program will be held virtually.  Virtual - South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch Zoom 1

Thursday, September 01
7:00pm - 8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2022-09-01 19:00:00 2022-09-01 20:00:00 America/New_York Speculative Fiction Book Discussion This program will be held virtually.  Virtual - South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch Zoom 1

Virtual

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch Zoom 1

This program will be held virtually. 

Speculative fiction is a broad category of fiction encompassing genres with certain elements that are nonexistent in terms of reality, recorded history, or nature and the present universe, covering various themes in the context of the supernatural, futuristic, and many other imaginative topics.

Under this umbrella category, the genres include, but are not limited to: science fiction, fantasy fiction, horror fiction, supernatural fiction, superhero fiction, utopian and dystopian fiction, apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction, and alternate history.

June Discussion title: Klara and the sun by Kazuo Ishiguro.

July Discussion title: The Violence by Delilah S Dawson.

August Discussion title: The girl who fell beneath the sea by Axie Oh.

September Discussion title: Waking Romeo by Kathryn Barker.

October Discussion title: Dead Silence by S.A. Barnes.

November Discussion title: Sea of Tranquility by Emily St. John Mandel.


A meeting link will be emailed to registered participants approximately one hour prior to the start of the program. Staff will be available for help with connecting to Zoom and technical issues beginning 15 minutes prior to the program. You will need a device with audio and/or video and an internet connection to join.

If you have questions about registering for this program, please contact a librarian at the South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch at 216-382-4880.

TAGS: | Book Discussion |

Virtual


Hours
Mon, Oct 03 12:00AM to 11:45PM
Tue, Oct 04 12:00AM to 11:45PM
Wed, Oct 05 12:00AM to 11:45PM
Thu, Oct 06 12:00AM to 11:45PM
Fri, Oct 07 12:00AM to 11:45PM
Sat, Oct 08 12:00AM to 11:45PM
Sun, Oct 09 12:00AM to 11:45PM

Upcoming events

Sat, Oct 08, 9:30am - 10:30am
Strongsville Branch Zoom 1
This program will be held virtually in ZOOM.

Mon, Oct 10, 11:00am - 11:30am
Brooklyn Branch Zoom 1
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories.

Mon, Oct 10, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Orange Branch Zoom 1
This workshop will be held virtually on Zoom. Learn how you can turn your cooking hobby into a profitable meal kit business.

Mon, Oct 10, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Maple Heights Branch Zoom 1
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories. This event will be held virtually on Zoom. This series runs October 3 - 31. Registration is required and opens September 1st.

Mon, Oct 10, 6:45pm - 7:30pm
Garfield Heights Branch Zoom 1
This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Canceled
Mon, Oct 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
This event will be held virtually on Zoom. Explore the effects of single-use plastics and what you can do to reduce its impact on our environment.

Mon, Oct 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Brecksville Branch Zoom 1
This event will take place virtually on Zoom.

Tue, Oct 11, 10:00am - 10:20am
Orange Branch Zoom 2
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and fingerplays. This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Tue, Oct 11, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch Zoom 2
Bored of book clubs? In Comics n’ Crafts, we will talk about our book club pick and make a craft based off of the book! For Grades 3-6.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Oct 11, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Aspire Zoom 11
Join us! During this program, we will give you tips to help you create a successful job search strategy.

Tue, Oct 11, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Middleburg Heights Branch Zoom 2
Join other teens in our VIRTUAL creative writing workshop and tap into your creativity through writing exercises, prompts, and activities. This program will be conducted virtually using Zoom.

Tue, Oct 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Garfield Heights Branch Zoom 1
This program will be held virtually in ZOOM.

Wed, Oct 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
Learn how to add organization and visual interest to your Word documents using tables and images. We will also learn to use tab stops to control the layout of text on the page.

Wed, Oct 12, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Wed, Oct 12, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch Zoom 1
Learn about concussions from Brittany Kohn, concussion specialist and certified nurse practitioner.

Wed, Oct 12, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
This meeting will be held virtually on ZOOM.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Oct 12, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Thu, Oct 13, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Beachwood Branch Zoom 2
This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Thu, Oct 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch Zoom 1
This program will be held virtually in ZOOM.

Sun, Oct 16, 9:00am - 10:00am
The American Chemical Society’s Cleveland Section is sponsoring its 2022 National Chemistry Week celebration in partnership with the Cuyahoga County Public Library System with a chemistry contest!

Mon, Oct 17, 11:00am - 11:30am
Brooklyn Branch Zoom 1
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories.

Mon, Oct 17, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Maple Heights Branch Zoom 1
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories. This event will be held virtually on Zoom. This series runs October 3 - 31. Registration is required and opens September 1st.

Mon, Oct 17, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Bedford Branch Zoom 1
Join us for activities and a book discussion based on: Matilda by Roald Dahl (9/19); Bunnicula by James Howe (10/17); The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind by William Kamkwamba (11/21).

Mon, Oct 17, 6:45pm - 7:30pm
Garfield Heights Branch Zoom 1
This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Mon, Oct 17, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Orange Branch Zoom 2
Get your creative juices flowing and explore the writing process in a fun, welcoming and stress-free virtual environment. This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Tue, Oct 18, 10:00am - 10:20am
Orange Branch Zoom 2
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and fingerplays. This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Tue, Oct 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Chagrin Falls Branch Zoom 2
This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Tue, Oct 18, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
North Royalton Branch Zoom 1
This workshop will be held virtually on Zoom. Learn how to start your own personal chef business and whether it is the right fit for you.

Tue, Oct 18, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch Zoom 2
A virtual program with two librarians showcasing crafts and experiments to inspire and introduce young minds to the world of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math).

Tue, Oct 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch Zoom 1
This program will be held virtually.

Tue, Oct 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Brookpark Branch Zoom 1
A book discussion for adults who love to read romance novels.

Wed, Oct 19, 2:30pm - 3:00pm
Mayfield Branch Zoom 1
This program will be held virtually in ZOOM.

Wed, Oct 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Parma Heights Branch Zoom 1
This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Wed, Oct 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Brooklyn Branch Zoom 1
How well do you love Horror movies? Tackle our virtual trivia contest on Kahoot and see if you’re the best at movie monster trivia!

Wed, Oct 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Chagrin Falls Branch Zoom 1
This event will be held virtually on Zoom. Jan Webber of Holistic Life Solutions will lead a guided chakra meditation session over Zoom. Beginners and experienced meditators all welcome.

Wed, Oct 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Maple Heights Branch Zoom 2
Join us for a lively and thought-provoking discussion of A Knock at Midnight by Brittany Barnett.

Thu, Oct 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Beachwood Branch Zoom 1
This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Thu, Oct 20, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Beachwood Branch Zoom 2
This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Thu, Oct 20, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Bedford Branch Zoom 1
Join us for an interactive murder mystery where you solve the crime! Based on the novel “The Glass Room” by Ann Cleeves.
This event is full

Thu, Oct 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Brooklyn Branch Zoom 1
This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Thu, Oct 20, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Brookpark Branch Zoom 1
Join us for a lively and thoughtful discussion

Sat, Oct 22, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Warrenville Heights Branch Zoom 1
Learn ways to search the mysteries of your ancestors.

Sat, Oct 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
Learn how to calculate and summarize spreadsheet data using formulas and functions in Excel. This class will review basic mathematical formulas as well as introduce a variety of popular functions.

Sat, Oct 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch Zoom 1
This program will be held virtually in ZOOM.

Mon, Oct 24, 11:00am - 11:30am
Brooklyn Branch Zoom 1
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories.

Mon, Oct 24, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Maple Heights Branch Zoom 1
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories. This event will be held virtually on Zoom. This series runs October 3 - 31. Registration is required and opens September 1st.

Mon, Oct 24, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Gates Mills Branch zoom 1
This program will be virtual. Join our children's librarian for a book discussion and craft. Perfect for early readers practicing reading fluidly and their comprehension. K-2.

Mon, Oct 24, 6:45pm - 7:30pm
Garfield Heights Branch Zoom 1
This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Tue, Oct 25, 10:00am - 10:20am
Orange Branch Zoom 2
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and fingerplays. This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Tue, Oct 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Parma-Snow Branch Zoom 1
This program will be held virtually in ZOOM.

Tue, Oct 25, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Mayfield Branch Zoom 1
Join us for an introduction to Cricut's software. This program will be held virtually on Zoom.
This event is full

Tue, Oct 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Fairview Park Branch Zoom 1
What is Circular Cleveland? Discover the important work that this initiative is responsible for. This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Tue, Oct 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Adult Programming Zoom 2
Pop some popcorn and join us for a film discussion on zoom.

Wed, Oct 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
This class offers an overview of PowerPoint, a program for designing creative presentations and slideshows. Create a simple presentation and learn how to add text, images and transitions to slides.

Wed, Oct 26, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Learn different ways you can approach asking for salary and other workplace negotiations from a current or prospective employer.

Wed, Oct 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Beachwood Branch Zoom 1
This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Wed, Oct 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Parma Heights Branch Zoom 1
This event will take place virtually on Zoom.

Thu, Oct 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Beachwood Branch Zoom 2
This event will be held virtually in Zoom.

Thu, Oct 27, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch Zoom 1
Join us for our monthly LGBT teen book club! We will be reading "Cemetery Boys" by Aiden Thomas. This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Thu, Oct 27, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Beachwood Branch Zoom 2
This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Thu, Oct 27, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Maple Heights Branch Zoom 2
Learn how to use birth, death, and marriage records for genealogy research.

Thu, Oct 27, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Garfield Heights Branch Zoom 1
This program will be held virtually in ZOOM.

Rescheduled
Mon, Oct 31, 9:00am - 10:00am
New date Sunday, October 16, 9:00am - 10:00am
The American Chemical Society’s Cleveland Section is sponsoring its 2022 National Chemistry Week celebration in partnership with the Cuyahoga County Public Library System with a chemistry contest!

Mon, Oct 31, 11:00am - 11:30am
Brooklyn Branch Zoom 1
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories.

Mon, Oct 31, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Maple Heights Branch Zoom 1
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories. This event will be held virtually on Zoom. This series runs October 3 - 31. Registration is required and opens September 1st.

Tue, Nov 01, 10:00am - 10:20am
Orange Branch Zoom 2
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and fingerplays. This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Tue, Nov 01, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Bay Village Branch Zoom 1
This program will be held virtually in ZOOM.

Tue, Nov 01, 7:15pm - 8:30pm
Brooklyn Branch Zoom 1
This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Wed, Nov 02, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Beachwood Branch Zoom 1
Explore the life and art of Van Gogh, a presentation by the Cleveland Museum of Art.

Wed, Nov 02, 6:45pm - 7:30pm
Garfield Heights Branch Zoom 2
This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Wed, Nov 02, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Garfield Heights Branch Zoom 1
This meeting will be held virtually on ZOOM.

Wed, Nov 02, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Brookpark Branch Zoom 1
Join us for an interactive murder mystery where you solve the crime! Based on the novel “The Glass House” by Ann Cleeves.

Thu, Nov 03, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Beachwood Branch Zoom 2
This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Thu, Nov 03, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Bay Village Branch Zoom 1
This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Thu, Nov 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch Zoom 1
This program will be held virtually. 

Thu, Nov 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Orange Branch Zoom 1
Learn about this collection of art generously donated by local Cleveland-area philanthropists. A presentation by the Cleveland Museum of Art.

Fri, Nov 04, 10:00am - 11:00am
Learn about the equipment and software in the Audio and Video Recording Studios throughout Cuyahoga County Public Library.
This event is full

Sat, Nov 05, 10:00am - 11:00am
South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch Zoom 1
This program will be held virtually in ZOOM.