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For a complete list of programs, and to register, visit www.heightslibrary.org.
Coventry Village Library
1925 Coventry Road, 216-321-3400
Thursday, June 16, 7 p.m.
An Evening with Dick Meadows. Local author Meadows will share the story of his small-town boyhood and the complicated relationship between father and son. "Washing Day and Other Stories" touches on timeless and universal themes. No registration required; book signing to follow the talk.
Lee Road Library
2345 Lee Road, 216-932-3600
Thursday, June 23, 7 p.m.
The History and Future of the Anisfield-Wolf Awards. The Cleveland-based Anisfield-Wolf Awards have honored diverse books for 80 years. Karen Long, manager of the awards and former Plain Dealer book editor, will highlight this year's winners and describe the history of the awards and that of their founder, poet and philanthropist Edith Anisfield Wolf.
Noble Neighborhood Library
2800 Noble Road, 216-291-5665
Wednesday, June 29, 3 p.m.
Working Well Farm Animals. Kelly Clark, manager of Kelly's Working Well Farm, will share her vast knowledge of farming and gardening and introduce children to various farm animals. A Green Thumb Gardening program will follow Clark's visit. Registration begins June 15.
University Heights Library
13866 Cedar Road, 216-321-4700
Tuesday, June 28, 2 p.m.
Balto: A History of Humans, Huskies, and Health in Alaska. Lee Gambol of the Cleveland Museum of Natural History will talk to children and families about Cleveland's connection to Balto, the famous Husky that helped save the small city of Nome, Alaska, from a diphtheria outbreak in 1925. Registration begins June 14.
Julia Murphy is the marketing and volunteer coordinator for the Cleveland Heights-University Heights Public Library System.