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Meet Fox 8 co-anchor and author Wayne Dawson

2023-06-24 14:00:00 2023-06-24 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>. Warrensville Heights Branch - Meeting Room North & South (150)

Saturday, June 24
2:00pm - 3:30pm

Add to Calendar 2023-06-24 14:00:00 2023-06-24 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>. Warrensville Heights Branch - Meeting Room North & South (150)

Warrensville Heights Branch

Meeting Room North & South (150)

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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Warrensville Heights Branch

[email protected]
Phone: 216.464.5280
Fax: 216.464.6475
Branch manager
Ali Boyd

Hours
Mon, Jun 10 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jun 11 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jun 12 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jun 13 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jun 14 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sat, Jun 15 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sun, Jun 16 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

The Warrensville Heights Branch offers community meetings spaces, a full service drive-up window, an audio recording studio and a beautiful children’s area featuring artwork from the book Let It Shine by beloved writer/illustrator Ashley Bryan.

This branch is a Student Success Center and a Greater Cleveland Food Bank Kids Café location.

Upcoming events

Fri, Jun 14, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Homework Center (104)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Sat, Jun 15, 10:00am - 11:00am
Innovation Center (20)
Learn about the equipment and software in the Innovation Centers throughout Cuyahoga County Public Library.

Mon, Jun 17, 10:30am - 4:30pm
Call us at 216.749.9420 to make an appointment with one of our Digital Navigators at a CCPL branch.

Mon, Jun 17, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Homework Center (104)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Mon, Jun 17, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Technology Learning Center (16)
The Library offers FREE tech training classes that cover digital literacy basics, Windows, Microsoft Office programs, digital imaging and cloud computing.

Mon, Jun 17, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Homework Center/Story & Craft Room (162)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Mon, Jun 17, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Story/Craft Room (58),Homework Center (104)
Professionals from The Braid Academy will teach us how to achieve various hairstyles including braid and barber looks.

Mon, Jun 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Conference Room B (24)
Step up to the mic and express yourself!

Tue, Jun 18, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Homework Center (104)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Tue, Jun 18, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Homework Center/Story & Craft Room (162)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Tue, Jun 18, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Story/Craft Room (58)
Enjoy lively discussion of teen books.

Wed, Jun 19, 10:30am - 4:30pm
Call us at 216.749.9420 to make an appointment with one of our Digital Navigators at a CCPL branch.

Wed, Jun 19, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Homework Center (104)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Wed, Jun 19, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Homework Center/Story & Craft Room (162)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Wed, Jun 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join staff for hands-on gardening, nature exploration and fun in the Warrensville Heights Community Learning Garden.

Thu, Jun 20, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Homework Center (104)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Thu, Jun 20, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Homework Center/Story & Craft Room (162)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Thu, Jun 20, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Innovation Center (20)
Learn how to mend and repair clothes, and even finish your sewing project from home in these sewing classes.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 20, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Story/Craft Room (58)
Join us for stories, songs and fingerplays.

Fri, Jun 21, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Homework Center (104)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Sat, Jun 22, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Technology Learning Center (16)
Learn ways to search the mysteries of your ancestors.
This event is full

Sat, Jun 22, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Large Meeting Room - South (90),Large Meeting Room - North (60)
Celebrate Juneteenth at the Warrensville Library with food, fun, and live music!

Mon, Jun 24, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Homework Center (104)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Mon, Jun 24, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Homework Center/Story & Craft Room (162)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Mon, Jun 24, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Story/Craft Room (58),Homework Center (104)
Professionals from The Braid Academy will teach us how to achieve various hairstyles including braid and barber looks.

Mon, Jun 24, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Conference Room B (24)
Step up to the mic and express yourself!

Tue, Jun 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Conference Room A (24)
Learn about the equipment and software in the Audio and Video Recording Studios throughout Cuyahoga County Public Library.

Tue, Jun 25, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Homework Center (104)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Tue, Jun 25, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Homework Center/Story & Craft Room (162)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Tue, Jun 25, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Innovation Center (20)
Join us in the Innovation Center to explore technology and inspire creativity. Release and hold harmless form required.
This event is full

Wed, Jun 26, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Homework Center (104)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Wed, Jun 26, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Homework Center/Story & Craft Room (162)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Wed, Jun 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join staff for hands-on gardening, nature exploration and fun in the Warrensville Heights Community Learning Garden.

Thu, Jun 27, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Homework Center (104)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Thu, Jun 27, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Homework Center/Story & Craft Room (162)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Thu, Jun 27, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Story/Craft Room (58)
Join us for stories, songs and fingerplays.

Fri, Jun 28, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Homework Center (104)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Mon, Jul 01, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Homework Center/Story & Craft Room (162)
Kindergarten Club is for children entering kindergarten this fall who did not attend preschool, Head Start or a childcare center.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 01, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Large Meeting Room - South (90)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Mon, Jul 01, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Homework Center/Story & Craft Room (162)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Mon, Jul 01, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Homework Center (104),Story/Craft Room (58)
Professionals from The Braid Academy will teach us how to achieve various hairstyles including braid and barber looks.

Mon, Jul 01, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Conference Room B (24)
Step up to the mic and express yourself!

Tue, Jul 02, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Homework Center (104)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Tue, Jul 02, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Homework Center/Story & Craft Room (162)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Wed, Jul 03, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Homework Center (104)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Wed, Jul 03, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Homework Center/Story & Craft Room (162)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Wed, Jul 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join staff for hands-on gardening, nature exploration and fun in the Warrensville Heights Community Learning Garden.

Fri, Jul 05, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Homework Center (104)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Sat, Jul 06, 10:00am - 11:00am
Innovation Center (20)
Join us for an introduction to the long arm quilting machine in the Innovation Center at the Warrensville Branch of the Cuyahoga County Public Library.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 08, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Homework Center (104)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Mon, Jul 08, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Homework Center/Story & Craft Room (162)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Mon, Jul 08, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Homework Center (104),Story/Craft Room (58)
Professionals from The Braid Academy will teach us how to achieve various hairstyles including braid and barber looks.

Mon, Jul 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Conference Room B (24)
Step up to the mic and express yourself!

Tue, Jul 09, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Homework Center (104)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Tue, Jul 09, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Homework Center/Story & Craft Room (162)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Wed, Jul 10, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Innovation Center (20)
The Library offers FREE tech training classes that cover digital literacy basics, Windows, Microsoft Office programs, digital imaging and cloud computing.

Wed, Jul 10, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Homework Center (104)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Wed, Jul 10, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Homework Center/Story & Craft Room (162)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Wed, Jul 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join staff for hands-on gardening, nature exploration and fun in the Warrensville Heights Community Learning Garden.

Thu, Jul 11, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Homework Center (104)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Thu, Jul 11, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Cuyahoga County Public Library is collaborating with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank to distribute free, fresh produce to those in need.

Thu, Jul 11, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Homework Center/Story & Craft Room (162)
Drop in for reading, art, science, technology, engineering and math challenges. No registration required.

Thu, Jul 11, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Story/Craft Room (58)
Join us for stories, songs and fingerplays.

Fri, Jul 12, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Homework Center (104)
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.