LPL Calendar Of Events Compiled by Elaine Rosenberger

Wednesday, June 21
Talk - Healing Your Life with Homeopathic Medicine

Dr. Jane Li-Conrad will discuss the truth and history of homeopathic medicine, the laws of healing and how to use remedies from your garden. Dr. Li-Conrad is an osteopathic family physician who practices family medicine successfully without drugs.
7:00 p.m. in the Main Library Auditorium

Thursday, June 22
Author Event - "Great Lakes Island Escapes: Ferries and Bridges to Adventure" by Maureen Dunphy

This book explores in depth over thirty of the Great Lakes Basin islands accessible by bridge or ferry and introduces more than fifty additional islands. Chapters include helpful information about getting to each featured island, what to expect when you get there, the island’s history and what natural and historical sites and cultural attractions are available to visitors. Books will be available for sale and signing at the event. 
7:00 p.m. in the Main Library Auditorium

Saturday, June 24
"Europa Europa"
(1990)
Based on a true story, this drama follows Solomon Perel (Marco Hofschneider), the son of a Jewish shoe salesman who survived the Holocaust by falling in with the Nazis. During the rise of Hitler, a group of Nazis attack the Perel home and kill his sister. Solomon flees to Poland where he lives in an orphanage operated by Stalinist forces. When the Nazis invade, he makes his German fluency useful and becomes Josef Peters, translator for the Hitler Youth
6:00 p.m. in the Main Library Auditorium

Sunday, June 25
Concert - Mal Barron Jazz Quartet

Inspired by Brazilian melodic traditions, standard jazz repertoire, West Coast, groove, fusion and chamber jazz, the Mal Barron Jazz Quartet features Bob Ventre (guitar), John Mallett (bass) and Alan Nemeth (drums). Barron plays clarinet, alto and tenor sax, guitar, flute and piano.
2:00 p.m. in the Main Library Auditorium

Monday, June 26
Meditation Mondays
Presented by Nadine Feighan

The physical and mental benefits of meditation include reduced stress and anxiety, increased focus, improved immune system function and an overall sense of well-being. Nadine Feighan presents Heartfulness Meditation, a simple, effective form of meditation focused on the heart.
7:00 p.m. in the Main Library Multipurpose Room

Tuesday, June 27
Workshop – Genealogy

How far back would you like to trace your family tree? Genealogist Deborah Abbott will show you how to unlock the secrets held by census reports, military records, birth certificates and death notices in this hands-on workshop. Call (216) 226-8275, ext. 127 to register.
6:00 p.m. in the Main Library Learning Lab

Tuesday, June 27
Yoga Tuesdays
The Power of Breath Work and Guided Relaxation
Presented by Marcia Camino

Though known as a practice made up of postures, yoga is equally rich with more subtle—and in some instances more ancient—health-enriching exercises such as breathing, concentration and relaxation. Explore several in this class.
7:00 p.m. in the Main Library Multipurpose Room

Wednesday, June 28
Author Event - "The Comeback: LeBron, the Cavs & Cleveland: How LeBron James Came Home and Brought Cleveland a Championship" by Terry Pluto

This epic homecoming tale recounts one of the greatest Cleveland sports stories ever. LeBron James and the Cavaliers took fans on a roller coaster ride from despair to hope and, finally, to glory as the 2016 NBA champions. Fans felt gut-punched in 2010 when local hero and MVP LeBron James announced he was leaving the Cavaliers and Northeast Ohio for Miami. Then, in June 2014, LeBron announced he was coming home. Books will be available for sale and signing at the event.
7:00 p.m. in the Main Library Auditorium

Thursday, June 29
Author Event "The Summer That Melted Everything: A Novel" by Tiffany McDaniel

Fielding Bliss has never forgotten the summer of 1984: the year a heat wave scorched Breathed, Ohio. The year he became friends with the devil. Sal seems to appear out of nowhere a bruised and tattered thirteen-year-old boy claiming to be the devil himself. Books will be available for sale and signing at the event. 
7:00 p.m. in the Main Library Auditorium

Friday, June 30
Film - "Life Itself" (2014)

Based on his bestselling memoir of the same name, "Life Itself," explores the impact and legacy of Roger Ebert, from his Pulitzer Prize-winning film criticism at the Chicago Sun-Times to becoming one of the most influential cultural voices in America.
6:30 p.m. in the Main Library Auditorium

Saturday, July 1
Film - "The Curse of the Jade Scorpion" (2001)
Presented by Barbara Steffek-Hill

Top shelf insurance investigator C. W. Briggs (Woody Allen) works for a company in New York City. Efficiency expert Betty Ann Fitzgerald (Helen Hunt) quickly makes clear her authority over C. W. He bristles. He and Betty Ann go to a club for an employees’ night out and wind up onstage, subjects of featured hypnotist Voltan the Inscrutable (David Ogden Stiers). Soon thereafter, a theft of valuable jewels is reported. Barbara Steffek-Hill presents a series of classic and contemporary films from her personal favorites. 
6:00 p.m. in the Main Library Auditorium

Sunday, July 2
Performance - Heritage Theatre Presents Stephanie Kramer as Katharine Wright

We all know about the Wright brothers, Orville and Wilbur, but what about the Wright sister? Katharine Wright, the only Wright sister to survive infancy, was an Oberlin College graduate, a high school teacher, and, after the boys’ flights, a celebrity in the United States and Europe. Stephanie Kramer portrays Katharine, who was awarded the French Legion of Honor.
2:00 p.m. in the Main Library Auditorium

Tuesday, July 4
Library Closed in Observance of Independence Day


Thursday, July 6
Author Event - "What is a Schizophrenic Supposed to Look Like?" by Lori Rochat

In this book, Lori Rochat describes how she overcame difficult life challenges as a person with schizophrenia, and she shares her experiences with others who face similar challenges. Books will be available for sale and signing at the event.
7:00 p.m. in the Main Library Auditorium

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