Around Cleveland 2-10
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FOLA, the Friends of the Library Association will present its book and coffee series on Friday at the Craigmiles-Johnston House History Branch Library at 10 a.m. Ed Sharpe will review “The Dovekeepers: A Novel” by Alice Hoffman. FOLA will provide the coffee.

the tween book chatter group, ages 8-12, will discuss “Brendan Buckley’s Universe” by Sundee T. Frazier on Friday at 4:30 p.m. in the library’s Storytime Room.

THE teen group will meet Thursday at 4:30 p.m. in the Teen Zone on the second floor of the library to create art and poetry from the pages of discarded books.

stitches in time quilt show at the Museum Center at Five Points will run through March 9. Quilts have topped more than 90 beautiful creations — from antiques to small wall hangings and even large bed quilts.

A celebration of life, love and marriage will be held on Friday at 7 p.m. at The Salvation Army 437 Inman St. Speaker, author and marriage counselor Dr. John K. Vining will be the guest speaker for the event. The cost is $55 per couple and includes catered dinner, dessert and flower. (Reserve as soon as possible, as seating is limited.) This Marriage Enrichment Event is sponsored by The Salvation Army. For more information, call 308-3467.

Cleveland native Lisa Bishop, author of “A Hobo’s Faith,” will have a book signing on Feb. 22 at White Wing Christian Bookstore.

the Side Street Strutters will be presented in concert by the Cleveland-Bradley Concert Association on Feb. 26. Admission is by membership, but tickets can be purchased at the door for this concert and the April 25 concert, which will feature Jason Coleman, the grandson of the late pianist Floyd Cramer. Call 473-1114 or 715-5662 for more information.

Foundation House Ministries, which will open in May, is seeking volunteers to teach Bible studies, crafts, tutoring, cooking classes, parenting and nutrition classes. Donations of money, home furnishings, clothing, food and toiletry items would be appreciated, also. Call Suzanne Burns at 400-2753 for more information.

Calico Squares group dances in the second floor Community Room at the Garden Plaza of Cleveland, 3500 Keith St. N.W., every Tuesday from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. For more information, call Teresa at 479-7790.

Bowater Employees Credit Union is staging a Valentine event fundraiser for Relay for Life. Valentine baskets will be given away. Call 303-4240 for more information

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