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Meet Fox 8 co-anchor and author Wayne Dawson

2023-04-01 14:00:00 2023-04-01 15:30:00 America/New_York Meet Fox 8 co-anchor and author Wayne Dawson Join us when WJW co-anchor and author Wayne Dawson visits to discuss his new memoir, <i>The Seeds of Greatness are Within You</i>. Middleburg Heights Branch - Meeting Room A/B (120)

Saturday, April 01
2:00pm - 3:30pm

Add to Calendar 2023-04-01 14:00:00 2023-04-01 15:30:00 America/New_York Meet Fox 8 co-anchor and author Wayne Dawson Join us when WJW co-anchor and author Wayne Dawson visits to discuss his new memoir, <i>The Seeds of Greatness are Within You</i>. Middleburg Heights Branch - Meeting Room A/B (120)

Middleburg Heights Branch

Meeting Room A/B (120)

Join us when WJW co-anchor and author Wayne Dawson visits to discuss his new memoir, The Seeds of Greatness are Within You.

About the author:

Wayne Dawson is co-anchor of Fox 8 News in the Morning. Before teaming up with the morning crew, Wayne served as co-anchor of the weekend editions of FOX 8 News – rated Number 1 for five consecutive years with Wayne behind the desk.
For two years prior to joining WJW in the late ‘70s, Wayne was an anchor/reporter at WNIR Radio in Kent, Ohio. The 1979 graduate of Kent State University holds a bachelor of arts degree in journalism. An eleven time Emmy winner, Wayne is a member of the NAACP, the National Association of Black Journalists and the Phi Beta Sigma fraternity. He is also a member of the Broadcasters Hall of Fame. In 2014 Wayne was inducted into the NATAS Silver Circle and also received the Chuck Heaton Award for the Cleveland Press Club. He was also awarded the William Taylor Alumni award from the Journalism and Mass Communications School of Kent State University. Wayne was also twice named one of the Jaycees “Outstanding Young Men of America.” Beyond that, the Professional Women’s Business Association selected Wayne as “Outstanding TV News Reporter” and Delta Sigma Theta named him “Man of the Year.” Wayne Dawson is also an ordained minister.

Books will be available for sale and signing courtesy of the publisher.

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Middleburg Heights Branch

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Phone: 440.234.3600
Fax: 440.234.0849
Branch manager
Ronald Block

Hours
Mon, Apr 15 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Apr 16 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Apr 17 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Apr 18 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Apr 19 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sat, Apr 20 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sun, Apr 21 1:00PM to 5:00PM

Upcoming events

Sat, Apr 20, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room A/B (120)
Play games, tinker, make art, and just hang out at our inclusive monthly meet-up. Sponsored by The Friends of the Middleburg Heights Branch Library.
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Mon, Apr 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room A/B (120)
Join us for a workshop by relationship coach Kathy Dawson and learn the type of communication that is key for a healthy relationship.

Mon, Apr 22, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Children's Activity Room (12)
Join us for stories, songs and fingerplays.

Tue, Apr 23, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Activity Room (12)
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories.

Tue, Apr 23, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room A/B (120)
Create art (painting, writing, crafts, tech related...and more!) based on styles of well- and lesser-known artists in a variety of mediums. Click on program title for release form information.

Wed, Apr 24, 10:00am - 10:25am
Children's Activity Room (12)
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories.

Thu, Apr 25, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
Children's Activity Room (12)
Join us for rhymes, songs, fingerplays and books.

Fri, Apr 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room A/B (120)
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Sat, Apr 27, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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Thu, May 02, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Children's Activity Room (12)
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Sat, May 04, 11:00am - 11:30am
Children's Activity Room (12)
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Mon, May 06, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room A/B (120)
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Wed, May 08, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Meeting Room A/B (120)
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Thu, May 09, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
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Join us for a 5-week series for caregivers and children ages 1 to 3. Connect with your kids, community experts and other families, plus get information about your growing child.

Fri, May 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room A/B (120)
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Sat, May 11, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Children's Activity Room (12)
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Mon, May 13, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room A/B (120)
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Tue, May 14, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room A/B (120)
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Wed, May 15, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room A/B (120)
Delight in this curious theory surrounding the well-known story of the longest nap ever.

Thu, May 16, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Children's Activity Room (12)
Join us for a 5-week series for caregivers and children ages 1 to 3. Connect with your kids, community experts and other families, plus get information about your growing child.

Thu, May 16, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room A/B (120)
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Sat, May 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room A/B (120)
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Sat, May 18, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room A/B (120)
Play games, tinker, make art, and just hang out at our inclusive monthly meet-up. Sponsored by The Friends of the Middleburg Heights Branch Library.