Library Corner: Delk to review ‘Memories’ book at Book/Coffee series March 15
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The Friends of the Library Association will host the Book and Coffee Series March 15 at the Craigmiles-Johnston House History Branch Library at 10 a.m. Alexander Delk will review his book, “Memories of Yesteryear,” about life of rural America during the 1920s and ’30s.

This book is a compilation of articles written for the Cleveland Daily Banner about Delk’s reminisces on how life was in rural America during the period between the two great wars, World War I and World War II. The series deals with many aspects of life throughout much of the country during that time.

Delk, a resident of Cleveland, is a former Cleveland State Community College public speaking teacher. He retired in May 2012 with a total of 57 years in education as a teacher/administrator.

The Book and Coffee reviews usually last one hour and FOLA provides the coffee.

Teens will be meeting March 14 at 4:30 p.m. in the Teen Zone to create art and poetry from the pages of discarded books.

Tweens Book Chatter group will meet March 15 in the Storytime Room at 4:30 p.m. to discuss “Alvin Ho: Allergic to Girls, School & Other Scary Things” by Lenore Look. This group is intended for ages 7 through 10.

The library will be closed March 29 and March 31 in observance of Good Friday and Easter, respectively.

For more information about the library and its services, go to www.clevelandlibrary.org.