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Anisfield-Wolf Salon: Steven Pinker and Henry Louis Gates Jr.

Wed., Sept. 26

In both The Better Angels of Our Nature and his bestseller Enlightenment Now, author Steven Pinker maintains there has never been a better time to be a human being. Today at 5:30 p.m. at the Cleveland Museum of Art, Pinker joins, Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards jurors, friends and Harvard University professor and scholar Henry Louis Gates Jr. to discuss the issue. Admission is free, but registration is required in advance through the Cleveland Museum of Art website. (Jeff Niesel)

Daytime Coffee Talk - In The Gallery On Theodor Herzl

Thu., Sept. 27, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
phone 216-593-0575

Join us in the gallery with Peter J. Haas, Abba Hillel Silver Professor Emeritus, in a conversation about Theodor Herzl, who died decades before the State of Israel’s establishment but is considered the country’s founding father. In October of 1891 Herzl was sent to Paris to cover the Dreyfus Affair, an experience that turned him into a Zionist as he envisioned a Jewish homeland. Herzl is famously quoted as saying, “If you will it, it is no dream.” Coffee will be served. Seating is limited and preregistration is highly recommended. Included with admission; Free for Maltz Museum Members

Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage (map)
2929 Richmond Rd.
Eastern Suburbs
phone 216-593-0575
Daytime Coffee Talk - In The Gallery On Theodor Herzl

2018 Keithley Symposium: Inspired by Rodin’s The Thinker

Thu., Sept. 27, 5 p.m. and Fri., Sept. 28, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Please join us September 27–28 for an exploration of the birth, lives, and afterlives of objects. As we honor the sculpture and remark upon its layered history, the museum will host interdisciplinary conversations about how we interpret impermanence and what it means to our communities through works of art. FREE; registration required


15th Annual Distinguished Lecture in Greek and Byzantine Art

Sun., Sept. 30

Today from 2 to 3 p.m. at the Cleveland Museum of Art, professor Antony Eastmond, A. G. Leventis Professor of Byzantine Art History and Dean and Deputy Director of the Courtauld Institute of Art at the University of London, will give the 15th annual Distinguished Lecture in Greek and Byzantine Art. He'll talk about the Byzantine artist as creator, bureaucrat and copyist and direct the discussion on the Cleveland Saint Luke, "an exquisite portrait of the saint from an 11th-century manuscript that shows him in a very different guise. Admission is free, but a ticket is required. Register in advance through the Cleveland Museum of Art website. (Niesel)

An Indian Polychromy Story: Traditional Painting Materials and Their Conservation

Sat., Oct. 6

Master conservator and heritage restoration expert Anupam Sah will discuss India’s paints and paintings in a lecture entitled "An Indian Polychromy Story: Traditional Painting Materials and Their Conservation." Sah will talk about early evidence found in ancient texts, murals, and polychromed sculptures and then lecture about the collection of Indian paintings at the Cleveland Museum of Art. The talk takes place at 3 p.m. at the Cleveland Museum of Art. Admission is free. (Niesel)

A Conversation with Piper Kerman, author of Orange is the New Black

Sat., Oct. 6, 1-3 p.m.
phone 216-688-1111

Piper Kerman’s bestselling memoir Orange is the New Black chronicles her “crucible experience”—the 13 months she spent in the Federal Correctional Institution after a brief involvement with drug trafficking sent her to prison. In her compelling and often hilarious way, Kerman explores the experience of incarceration. Since her release, Kerman has worked tirelessly to promote the cause of prison and criminal justice reform. Her work also raises provocative questions about the state of criminal justice in America, and how incarceration affects individuals and communities throughout the nation. 30.00

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River's Edge (map)
3430 Rocky River Dr.
Downtown/Flats/Warehouse District
phone 216-741-2082
A Conversation with Piper Kerman, author of Orange is the New Black

Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood

Sun., Oct. 7

Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood

State Theatre (map)
1519 Euclid Ave.
Downtown/Flats/Warehouse District
phone 216-241-6000

Science Cafe

Second Monday of every month

Tonight, and the second Monday of every month, Music Box Supper Club hosts Science Cafe, an informal lecture series that brings scientists from throughout the region to the club to talk about science topics. Tonight at 7, James A. Van Orman, a professor and chair of Geochemistry and Mineral Physics in the EEPS (Earth, Environmental, and Planetary Sciences) Department at Case Western Reserve University, and Steven A. Hauck, II, a professor of Planetary Geodynamics in the same department, will discuss how the earth's inner core formed. The talk is free, but bring some money for the bar and the restaurant. (Niesel)

Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh India rys 200

Tue., Oct. 9, 6 a.m.-7 p.m., Wed., Nov. 7, 6 a.m.-7 p.m., Thu., Dec. 6, 6 a.m.-7 p.m., Fri., Jan. 4, 6 a.m.-7 p.m., Sat., Feb. 2, 6 a.m.-7 p.m., Sat., March 2, 6 a.m.-7 p.m., Tue., April 2, 6 a.m.-7 p.m., Thu., May 2, 6 a.m.-7 p.m., Sun., June 2, 6 a.m.-7 p.m., Tue., July 2, 6 a.m.-7 p.m. and Fri., Aug. 2, 6 a.m.-7 p.m.
phone 980-882-3960
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200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh, India 200 Hour Hatha and Ashtanga Yoga Teacher Training Course at Arogya Yoga School, Rishikesh. Certified by Yoga Alliance USA. This 28-day Yoga Teacher Training Rishikesh overlooks the absolutely magnificent World Capital of Yoga – Rishikesh, India. During the course, you will strongly focus on the alignment of body and skills together with explanations about the asanas in detail. The course combines Hatha, Iyengar, and Ashtanga Vinyasa which is a great combination to deepen your knowledge. 1300

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Arogya Yoga School (map)
Tapovan, Rishikesh, Uttarakhand 249137
Western OH
phone 9808823960
Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh India rys 200

October 11 Speaker Series Breakfast: "Women in Politics"

Thu., Oct. 11, 7:30-9 a.m.
phone 440-639-1131
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Join our Women’s Leadership Council on Oct 11 for their Speaker Series Breakfast featuring “Women in Politics.” Open to both women and men, enjoy a fabulous discussion on the role of women in politics as we near November’s election. Hear women politicians discuss their unique careers. Learn what research tells us about women as leaders in political office. Discover the unique challenges women running for office face and why we need to encourage more women to consider political careers. Our panel of experts will share their experiences and enlighten us on the fascinating particulars of being a woman in politics. $30 / person (Includes Breakfast)

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American Croatian Hall (map)
34900 Lake Shore Blvd
Mentor/Lake County
phone (440) 946-3366
October 11 Speaker Series Breakfast: "Women in Politics"

8th International Conference on Otorhinolaryngology

Tue., Oct. 16, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
phone 408-429-2646

PULSUS brings in a new spin on conferences by presenting the latest scientific improvements in your field. Listen to motivating keynotes from thought leaders, or rub elbows with pioneers across the globe. Rome is all set for an amazing event as PULSUS proudly presents the “ International Conference on Otorhinolaryngology” slated on October 16-17, 2018 Rome, Italy. PULSUS cordially welcome researchers, academicians, students and business professionals in the field of Otorhinolaryngology from around the world to participate in the upcoming Otorhinolaryngology 2018 $699

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Laura Valentin (map)
Km 8.400 00165 Rome, Italy
Northern OH
phone 2018otorhinomeet@gmail.com
8th International Conference on Otorhinolaryngology

Think Forum: Tarana Burke

Tue., Oct. 16, 6-7:30 p.m.
phone 216-368-6062

‘me too.’ An Evening with Tarana Burke Founder of the seismic ‘me too.’ Movement, Tarana Burke shares a powerful message of unity, empathy and outreach in support of survivors of sexual trauma. The ‘me too.’ Movement inspires solidarity, amplifies the voices of thousands of victims of sexual abuse and puts the focus back on survivors. A sexual assault survivor herself, Burke works under the banner of the ‘me too.’ Movement to assist other survivors and those who work to end sexual violence. A veteran of social justice work, Burke is senior director of programs at Girls for Gender Equity. Free

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National Geographic Live! On the Trail of Big Cats

Wed., Oct. 17, 7:30-9 p.m.
phone 866-546-1353
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Go around the world in search of big cats with award-winning photographer Steve Winter. A determined explorer, Winter will lead you from Asian jungles where resilient tiger populations persist, to the Himalaya, home of the rare snow leopard. Follow him into the rainforests of Latin America to view the elusive jaguar–and to Hollywood in pursuit of the American cougar. He’ll share both dangerous and lighter moments: from getting stuck in quicksand to mishaps with remote-controlled cameras. Coauthor of the National Geographic book Tigers Forever, Winter’s mission is to share the beauty of big cats while working to save them. $25 - $45

Ohio Theatre (map)
1501 Euclid Ave.
Downtown/Flats/Warehouse District
phone 216-241-6000
National Geographic Live! On the Trail of Big Cats

International Conference & Expo on Clinical Psychology

Thu., Oct. 18, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
phone 702-508-5201

Theme: Clutching the Characteristic in Clinical Psychology and Mental Health $99 - $1000

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Hyatt Place Airport Hotel (map)
Rijnlanderweg 800 Hoofddorp, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2132 NN
Eastern OH
phone 7025085201
International Conference & Expo on  Clinical Psychology

FREE Wellness Workshop

Third Thursday of every month, 7 p.m.
phone 330-388-2224

Learn how to live a happier and healthier life toxic free. Meet Joy Wright, a toxicologist educator and learn about how to replace toxic products you use in your home and on your body either safe and green alternatives. For more information visit facebook.com/LiveWELLwithJOY. Free

Barlow Community Center (map)
44 S. Oviatt St.
Akron/Summit County
phone 330-388-2224
FREE Wellness Workshop
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