Around Cleveland
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NATIONAL LIBRARY WEEK begins today and runs through April 20. Included in the activities at the library, the Friends of the Library Association is hosting Dr. William Bass, founder of the University of Tennessee Body Farm, on Tuesday for a speaking engagement,. The talk by Bass will be held at the Little Theater in the Village Green Town Center at 7:30 p.m. Tickets will go on sale for the talk and reception will be March 18 at the library. Contact the library for more information.

Joyce Fox will review her new book, “Slave to Grace” April 19 at FOLA’s Book and Coffee Series at the Craigmiles-Johnston House History Branch Library at 10 a.m. A book signing will be held April 20 in the lobby of the library’s main branch from noon to 3 p.m.

AARP Safe Driving Class is scheduled for Monday and Tuesday at SkyRidge Medical Center, 2800 Westside Drive, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Learn proven safety strategies and you could save money on car insurance. Reservations are required, as space is limited. Call 559-6887 for more information.

Don’t forget to get your ticket for the “Step into Spring” fashion show, boutique and luncheon on Saturday in the St. Therese of Lisieux Catholic Church Parish Center, 900 Clingan Ridge Dr. N.W. Men’s, women’s, teens’ and toddlers’ fashions by Belk of Cleveland will be showcased. Doors open at 11 a.m.; lunch is to be served at 11:30 a.m. Proceeds support St. Therese of Lisieux community impact projects. Tickets are available in the Parish office for $8 per person or save more with a table of eight for $60; $10 individual tickets after today, if space still available. Guests will also have opportunities to purchase a variety of items from local merchants and crafters in our boutique and bid on fantastic gift baskets. For more information, call the Parish office at 476-8123.

The “Legacy of Floyd Cramer” will be presented by the Cleveland-Bradley Concert Association on April 25 at 7 p.m. at the Conn Center. The concert features Jason Coleman, grandson of the legendary pianist.

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.

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