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Library Corner: New programs starts off 2014 at the library
It is time to look ahead to 2014 as this year comes to an end. Several new programs are starting at the library this January. Second Sundays at 2 will debut this Jan. 12 in the Community Room. Each...
Dec 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: Are you being refined?
If you squeeze an orange what is going to come out of it? Orange juice. Why? Because that’s what’s in it. The only thing that can come out of an orange is what’s in it. That principle holds true wi...
Dec 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 203 203 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: A gift to God?
According to Giving USA, a report compiled annually by the American Association of Fundraising Counsel, Americans gave an estimated $316.23 billion to their favorite causes in 2012. The greatest po...
Dec 18, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 164 164 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 75 75 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 | 236 236 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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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 | 73 73 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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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 | 163 163 recommendations | email to a friend
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