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Library Corner: ‘A Christmas Story’ will be shown Tuesday
“Thank you” to everyone who helped us last week with photos for our “geek” campaign. We still need people to complete our short survey on what you “geek.” Go to geek.clevelandlibrary.org to tell us...
Dec 15, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: The God of mercy
Alexander Pope, an English poet, wrote, “Teach me to feel another’s woe, to hide the fault I see: That mercy I to others show, that mercy show to me.” His “Universal Prayer” is a very popular poem ...
Dec 13, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 237 237 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: Santa’s debt to Thor?
The return of the thunder god Thor to pop culture has captured the imagination of the public and news media like very few mythical characters in history. In April a Swedish newspaper, The Local, re...
Dec 11, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 179 179 recommendations | email to a friend
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Library Corner: Children’s Room Book Fair offers great gifts for all ages
Back by popular demand — the Children’s Room Book Fair, running Dec. 9-17. Books make great gifts and there is a large assortment for all ages. Along with the books there are great gift items avail...
Dec 08, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
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Family Works: Speaking on being and doing
There is little more disheartening than being at a department store or supermarket and hearing the verbal attacks some parents direct toward their children. Not that I’m eavesdropping — these attac...
Dec 08, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
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Around Cleveland 12-8
Caitlin Hammon will perform with Lee University Choral Union and Symphony Orchestra in “A Classic Christmas” at the Conn Center, today at 3 p.m., and with the Tennessee Chamber Chorus in the “Cerem...
Dec 08, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: Are atheists going to 'church?'
The Associated Press recently reported that “Nearly three dozen gatherings dubbed ‘atheist mega-churches’ by supporters and detractors have sprung up around the U.S. and Australia — with more to co...
Dec 04, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 167 167 recommendations | email to a friend
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Library corner: Discussion on ACA to be held at the library Tuesday
Do you still have questions about the Affordable Care Act? There will be a community meeting on Tuesday in our Community Room at 7 p.m. Coleman Foss, CEO of SkyRidge Medical Center, will present th...
Dec 01, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
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Around Cleveland 12-1
The Ocoee Theatre Guild will hold auditions today at 2 p.m., and Monday at 6:30 p.m., at the Cleveland-Bradley County Public Library, for its upcoming production of "Sirens" in February 2014. All a...
Dec 01, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
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Family Works: Speaking on busyness
When I think of peace, I can’t help but remember my childhood in the ’60s — images of hippies with long, unwashed hair, tattered clothing, necklaces with peace symbols dangling around their neck, m...
Dec 01, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
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