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West Side Poetry Writing Workshop

2019-03-28 18:30:00 2019-03-28 20:30:00 America/New_York West Side Poetry Writing Workshop Share your poetry with amateur and seasoned poets alike in a comfortable setting. #readwritepoetry Parma Branch

Thursday, March 28
6:30pm - 8:30pm

Add to Calendar 2019-03-28 18:30:00 2019-03-28 20:30:00 America/New_York West Side Poetry Writing Workshop Share your poetry with amateur and seasoned poets alike in a comfortable setting. #readwritepoetry Parma Branch

Parma Branch

Conference Room C (35)

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

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. 


Celebrate National Poetry Month – see all of our #readwritepoetry events.

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Parma Branch

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

Hours
Mon, Apr 22 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Apr 23 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Apr 24 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Apr 25 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Apr 26 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sat, Apr 27 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sun, Apr 28 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

Homework Center (49)
Thu, Apr 25, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

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

Homework Center (49)
Thu, Apr 25, 12:30pm - 3:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 25, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Cuyahoga County Planning Commission will show you how to use Greenprint. This training session covers advanced features of the Greenprint Viewer. Previous experience with the system is required.

Conference Room A (65)
Thu, Apr 25, 3:45pm - 4:15pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals for children after school.

Conference Room B (40)
Thu, Apr 25, 4:30pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

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

Technology Learning Center (16)
Thu, Apr 25, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
This program will present current Internet sources and tips on how to use sites to further family history research. This program meets on 3 consecutive Thursday nights beginning April 11th, 2019.
Registration is now closed

Conference Room A (65)
Fri, Apr 26, 3:45pm - 4:15pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals for children after school.

Homework Center (49)
Fri, Apr 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as paint, pastels and clay. All materials are included.

Large Meeting Room A/B (185)
Sat, Apr 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
The Brecksville Theatre will perform "Ivy + Bean" live. There’s mischief and laughter at every turn in this lively musical adapted from the popular book series written by Annie Barrows.

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

Conference Room A (65)
Mon, Apr 29, 3:45pm - 4:15pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals for children after school.

Large Meeting Room B (60)
Mon, Apr 29, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
To be eligible, attendees must be Aspire Greater Cleveland students.

Conference Room C (35)
Mon, Apr 29, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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.

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

Study Room 1
Tue, Apr 30, 9:00am - 5:30pm
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.

Homework Center (49)
Tue, Apr 30, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

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

Homework Center (49)
Tue, Apr 30, 12:30pm - 3:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Conference Room A (65)
Tue, Apr 30, 3:45pm - 4:15pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals for children after school.

Conference Room C (35)
Tue, Apr 30, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Do you love LEGO? Come build with us! We supply the bricks you supply the imagination. Registration required.
This event is full

Conference Room B (40)
Tue, Apr 30, 4:30pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Large Meeting Room A/B (185)
Tue, Apr 30, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Celebrate 80 years of Batman! Make a light-up LED mask, put on your superhero disguise for a green-screen portrait, and fly off to protect Gotham City. Bring a paint shirt or clothes to get messy.

Technology Learning Center (16)
Wed, May 01, 10:00am - 12:00pm
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

Technology Learning Center (16)
Wed, May 01, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
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

Conference Room A (65)
Wed, May 01, 3:45pm - 4:15pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals for children after school.

Wed, May 01, 4:15pm - 5:30pm
Join us after school as we transform the teen space into a place for creating. The program starts 3/27 - May 15th. Registration will be required. Click on Maker Club for more info.

Conference Room B (40)
Wed, May 01, 4:30pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Homework Center (49)
Thu, May 02, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Homework Center (49)
Thu, May 02, 12:30pm - 3:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Conference Room A (65)
Thu, May 02, 3:45pm - 4:15pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals for children after school.

Conference Room B (40)
Thu, May 02, 4:30pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Conference Room A (65)
Fri, May 03, 3:45pm - 4:15pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals for children after school.

Homework Center (49)
Fri, May 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as paint, pastels and clay. All materials are included.

Homework Center (49)
Sat, May 04, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Celebrate Free Comics Book Day and learn how to code a superhero game using Scratch and Pico boards. Bring a flash drive to save your game. Sponsored by the Friends of the Parma Libraries.

Conference Room A (65)
Sat, May 04, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Travel with Gale Franko and professional artist and photographer, Alan Studt as they take you on an incredible, and sometimes unpredictable, tour of the wild and vibrant Mojave Desert.

Rescheduled
Mon, May 06, 3:45pm - 4:00pm
New date Monday, May 06, 3:45pm - 4:15pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals for children after school.

Rescheduled
Mon, May 06, 3:45pm - 4:15pm
New date Monday, May 06, 3:45pm - 4:00pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals for children after school.

Mon, May 06, 3:45pm - 4:15pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals for children after school.

Conference Room A (65)
Mon, May 06, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
To be eligible, attendees must be Aspire Greater Cleveland students.

Story/Craft Room (49)
Mon, May 06, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join other English Language Learning families to sing fun songs that teach basic English skills. Presented by educator and musician, Sheela Das. Suitable for all ages.

Conference Room C (35)
Mon, May 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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.

Study Room 1
Tue, May 07, 9:00am - 5:30pm
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.

Homework Center (49)
Tue, May 07, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Homework Center (49)
Tue, May 07, 12:30pm - 3:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Conference Room A (65)
Tue, May 07, 3:45pm - 4:15pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals for children after school.

Conference Room B (40)
Tue, May 07, 4:30pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Homework Center (49)
Tue, May 07, 6:45pm - 7:45pm
Join us for pizza and engaging conversation for the whole family.

Conference Room C (35)
Wed, May 08, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
registration required.
This event is full

Conference Room A (65)
Wed, May 08, 3:45pm - 4:15pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals for children after school.

Teen (49)
Wed, May 08, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Join us after school as we transform the teen space into a place for creating. The program starts 3/27 - May 15th. Registration will be required. Click on Maker Club for more info.

Conference Room B (40)
Wed, May 08, 4:30pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Conference Room A (65)
Wed, May 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Monthly Movie Discussion Group – 3/13 Wind River, 4/10 Loving Vincent, 5/8 Professor Marston and the Wonder Women

Homework Center (49)
Thu, May 09, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Homework Center (49)
Thu, May 09, 12:30pm - 3:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Conference Room A (65)
Thu, May 09, 3:45pm - 4:15pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals for children after school.

Conference Room B (40)
Thu, May 09, 4:30pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Conference Room A (65)
Fri, May 10, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Boost your baby’s brain through play! Join us for a 5 week club for caregivers and children ages birth to 2, connect with your kids and other families plus get answers about your growing child.
This event is full

Large Meeting Room A/B (185)
Fri, May 10, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Boost your baby’s brain through play! Join us for developmentally appropriate play for caregivers and children ages birth to 35 months. No registration. Attendance may be limited to room capacity.

Conference Room A (65)
Fri, May 10, 3:45pm - 4:15pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals for children after school.

Homework Center (49)
Fri, May 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Engage your imaginative self with open-ended art explorations. Examine the works of art masters and explore various mediums such as paint, pastels and clay. All materials are included.

Story/Craft Room (49)
Sat, May 11, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Build a LEGO set and props, write your story and use stop motion animation to film your movie! Bring your imagination and we'll supply the bricks. Registration required for each participating child.

Conference Room C (35)
Mon, May 13, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Please join us for a discussion of The Last Days of Night by Graham Moore. Books will be available one month prior to the discussion.

Conference Room A (65)
Mon, May 13, 3:45pm - 4:15pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals for children after school.

Large Meeting Room B (60)
Mon, May 13, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
To be eligible, attendees must be Aspire Greater Cleveland students.

Conference Room C (35)
Mon, May 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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, May 14, 9:00am - 11:30am
Register in person.

Study Room 1
Tue, May 14, 9:00am - 5:30pm
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.

Homework Center (49)
Tue, May 14, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Canceled
Tue, May 14, 10:00am - 11:30am
Register in person.

Conference Room C (35)
Tue, May 14, 10:00am - 11:00am
No Registration

Homework Center (49)
Tue, May 14, 12:30pm - 3:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Conference Room A (65)
Tue, May 14, 3:45pm - 4:15pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals for children after school.

Conference Room B (40)
Tue, May 14, 4:30pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Conference Room A (65)
Tue, May 14, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Discover the therapeutic benefits of coloring.

Conference Room A (65)
Wed, May 15, 3:45pm - 4:15pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals for children after school.

Teen (49)
Wed, May 15, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Join us after school as we transform the teen space into a place for creating. The program starts 3/27 - May 15th. Registration will be required. Click on Maker Club for more info.

Conference Room B (40)
Wed, May 15, 4:30pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Homework Center (49)
Wed, May 15, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
To be eligible, attendees must be Aspire Greater Cleveland students.

Conference Room C (35)
Wed, May 15, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Join us for a discussion of Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate. No Reservation Required. Books available 30 days prior to discussion. Sandy Althoff, discussion leader.

Homework Center (49)
Thu, May 16, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Homework Center (49)
Thu, May 16, 12:30pm - 3:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Conference Room A (65)
Thu, May 16, 3:45pm - 4:15pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals for children after school.

Conference Room B (40)
Thu, May 16, 4:30pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Large Meeting Room B (60)
Thu, May 16, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Are you a LEGOTM fanatic? Want to tackle building challenges with friends? Bring your imagination and we'll supply the bricks.

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

Conference Room A (65)
Fri, May 17, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Boost your baby’s brain through play! Join us for a 5 week club for caregivers and children ages birth to 2, connect with your kids and other families plus get answers about your growing child.
This event is full

Large Meeting Room A/B (185)
Fri, May 17, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Boost your baby’s brain through play! Join us for developmentally appropriate play for caregivers and children ages birth to 35 months. No registration. Attendance may be limited to room capacity.

Conference Room A (65)
Fri, May 17, 3:45pm - 4:15pm
In partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank we will provide nutritious meals for children after school.

Large Meeting Room A/B (185)
Sat, May 18, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Named “one of the hottest new Southern writers” by Parade, Kristy Woodson Harvey will visit to share her latest novel, The Southern Side of Paradise.

Homework Center (49)
Mon, May 20, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
To be eligible, attendees must be Aspire Greater Cleveland students.

Conference Room C (35)
Mon, May 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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.

Study Room 1
Tue, May 21, 9:00am - 5:30pm
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.

Homework Center (49)
Tue, May 21, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Homework Center (49)
Tue, May 21, 12:30pm - 3:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Conference Room B (40)
Tue, May 21, 4:30pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Conference Room A (65)
Tue, May 21, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Practice calligraphy using original poems as inspiration. See complete description below.
This event is full

Large Meeting Room A/B (185)
Tue, May 21, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Bestselling author Jennifer Chiaverini will visit to talk about her latest historical fiction novel, Resistance Women.

Conference Room B (40)
Wed, May 22, 4:30pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Homework Center (49)
Wed, May 22, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
To be eligible, attendees must be Aspire Greater Cleveland students.

Large Meeting Room A/B (185)
Wed, May 22, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Author Wade Rouse will visit to share his latest novel, The Summer Cottage.

Homework Center (49)
Thu, May 23, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Homework Center (49)
Thu, May 23, 12:30pm - 3:00pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Conference Room B (40)
Thu, May 23, 4:30pm - 8:30pm
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free GED®/HSE classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Conference Room C (35)
Thu, May 23, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Share your poetry with amateur and seasoned poets alike in a comfortable setting. #readwritepoetry

Large Meeting Room A/B (185)
Thu, May 23, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Registration required.

Conference Room A (65)
Fri, May 24, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Boost your baby’s brain through play! Join us for a 5 week club for caregivers and children ages birth to 2, connect with your kids and other families plus get answers about your growing child.
This event is full

Large Meeting Room A/B (185)
Fri, May 24, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Boost your baby’s brain through play! Join us for developmentally appropriate play for caregivers and children ages birth to 35 months. No registration. Attendance may be limited to room capacity.