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Cuyahoga Valley Institute: Writing About Nature, with Lee Chilcote

Tue., Aug. 21, 6-8 p.m. and Tue., Aug. 28, 6-8 p.m.
phone 330-657-2909
info@forcvnp.org
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Literary Cleveland’s Lee Chilcote will be your guide to explore poetry and personal essays with a focus on nature and environment. Read selections from writers who explore a connection between their lives and the environment, complete a writing exercise, and get feedback and helpful tips on your writing. Open to writers of all levels and abilities. This program is co-sponsored by Literary Cleveland, and is scheduled over three Tuesday evenings, on August 14, 21, and 28, from 6 – 8 pm. $55.00 - $60.00

https://www.conservancyforcvnp.org/event/cuyahoga-valley-institute-writing-about-nature-with-lee-chilcote/
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Hines Hill Conference Center (map)
1403 W. Hines Hill Rd.
Akron/Summit County
phone 216-479-8611
Cuyahoga Valley Institute: Writing About Nature, with Lee Chilcote

Science, Love and Revolution-Slam Poet David Lee Morgan Performs Live!

Wednesdays, 7 p.m.
phone 216-932-2543
revbookscle@hotmail.com
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A Radical Revolt Against a Revolting Culture UK Slam champion David Lee Morgan spits rhythm, rhyme and intense lyrics over music composed by Michael Harding of Animat. The show begins with the roar of the jungle and follows the broad sweep of human history as it develops through revolution, defeat, and renewed revolution. What can we learn from our past revolutions, both the achievements and mistakes? Are we doomed to be forever controlled by the market forces that rule over us like some blind idiot god? $5 donation to benefit Revolution Books

http://www.revbookscle.org
Revolution Books (map)
2804 Mayfield Rd.
Eastern Suburbs
phone 216-932-2543
Science, Love and Revolution-Slam Poet David Lee Morgan Performs Live!

Karin Slaughter Author Visit

Fri., Aug. 24, 6:30-8 p.m.
phone 440-255-8811

New-York Times Bestselling author Karin Slaughter is visiting Mentor Public Library for a very special event on Friday evening, Aug. 24. Slaughter will discuss her writing career and her 18th novel, "Pieces of Her," her most heart-pounding standalone thriller to date. It’s not hyperbole to say Slaughter is one of the most popular authors on the planet. She’s been published in more than 120 countries and more than 35 million copies of her books are in print. Registration is required for this free event, and books will be available for purchase and signing courtesy of Mac's Backs. Free

https://bit.ly/2JNNBdg
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Monday Afternoon Book Discussion

Mon., Aug. 27, 2:30-4 p.m.
phone 440-238-5530

Meets the 4th Monday of each month at 2:30 p.m. New Members Welcome! Our next discussion will be held on Monday, August 27th. Our next discussion title will be The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See. Copies of the book will be available for check-out at the circulation desk. Join us for great conversation! Free

ECPL Book Club

Fourth Tuesday of every month, 5:30-6:45 p.m. Continues through Dec. 18
phone 216-541-4128

Join the ECPL Book Club on fourth Tuesdays. February 27, discussing The Wait by Devon Franklin and Megan Good. free

http://www.eastclevelandpubliclibrary.org

Fall Convocation featuring poet Sarah Kay

Wed., Aug. 29, 4:45-6 p.m.
phone 216-368-2229
convocation@case.edu

Case Western Reserve University invites the greater Cleveland community to join us for Fall Convocation as we launch the new academic year, celebrate the newest Distinguished University Professors, and hear Sarah Kay discuss and perform poetry as the 2018 Elaine G. Hadden Distinguished Visiting Author and keynote speaker. Sarah Kay is a poet, performer, and educator who uses the power of spoken word to inspire creativity and self-empowerment in others. Her debut collection of poetry, No Matter the Wreckage, was chosen as Case Western Reserve University’s 2018 common reading. A complimentary reception and book signing will follow. Free

http://case.edu/events/convocation
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"Flying Saucers: From Venus They Come!"

First Saturday of every month, 8-10 p.m.
phone 216-671-8221 restaurant; 330-325-8367 (UFOS), North Coast Info Quest group
malariche@yahoo.com

The "Cosmic Ray," Dr. Keller, will discuss intelligent life on Venus and its connection to the UFO phenomenon in varied aspects: astronomy, history, literature, mythology, science, Theosophy and ufology. free

http://venusconcisehistory.com
Denny's (map)
4331 W. 150th St.
West Side/Ohio City/Tremont/Detroit Shoreway
phone 330-325-UFOS
malariche@yahoo.com
"Flying Saucers:  From Venus They Come!"

Young Catholic Professionals National Conference and Gala

Fri., Sept. 7, 3 p.m. and Sun., Sept. 9, 12 p.m.
info@ycpcleveland.org
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On an annual basis, Young Catholic Professionals from diverse industries and geographies gather for an inspirational weekend conference led by some of the nation's most exciting Catholic role models. Young Catholic Professionals was founded 8 years ago and began expanding outside of Dallas, Texas in 2014. Since then, the ministry has launched 18 chapters across the country and by the end of 2018 is capable of impacting 25,000 young professionals. Several hundred young professionals from cities across the country will meet in Cleveland September 7th-9th and $75+

http://www.ycpconference.org
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First Friday Poetry Spectacular

First Friday of every month, 7 p.m.
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Lake Effect Poetry and The Poet's Haven present the First Friday Poetry Spectacular, now monthly at Karma Cafe in Canton. Each month includes a featured poet (sometimes with a Poet's Haven book release), an open-mic, and a poetry slam. The slam is sanctioned by Lake Effect Poetry, and during certain months it is also a qualifier for north-east Ohio's team and individual spots at national slam events. This event is also broadcast live on Ustream. FREE

Karma Cafe (map)
4339 Dressler Road NW
Canton/Stark County
phone 330-492-8900
First Friday Poetry Spectacular

Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh India rys 200

Mon., Sept. 10, 6 a.m.-7 p.m., 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
arogyayogaschool@gmail.com
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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

https://www.arogyayogaschool.com/200-hour-yoga-teacher-training-course-in-india.php
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Arogya Yoga School (map)
Tapovan, Rishikesh, Uttarakhand 249137
Western OH
phone 9808823960
Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh India rys 200

Story Club West Side

Second Wednesday of every month, 7-9:30 p.m.
dana@storyclubcleveland.com
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Story Club is an open mic for true stories and was voted "best bar event" by Thrillist Cleveland. We're thrilled to start this second installment of our Cleveland show at Forest City Brewery! We also three open mic slots so you can share your true story! Open mic sign up starts at 7PM and open micers are given 8 minutes (1300 words) in which to tell their true tales. If more than 3 people sign up we'll draw names for the slots. Entrance is free, and the evening's suggested $10 donation supports local charities. $10

http://www.storyclubcleveland.com
Forest City Brewery (map)
2135 Columbus Rd.
West Side/Ohio City/Tremont/Detroit Shoreway
phone (216) 228-9116
forestcitybrewery@gmail.com
Story Club West Side

Dr. Jordan Peterson: 12 Rules for Life Tour - An Antidote to Chaos

Wed., Sept. 19, 7:30-9:30 p.m.
phone 866-546-1353
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Join Dr. Jordan B. Peterson for a one-of-a-kind uplifting lecture, where he discusses overcoming life's biggest obstacles, how to improve oneself, and his new book: 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos. Have the opportunity to partake in the Q&A that follows the lecture. Leave feeling better about the world! $37.5 - $102.50

http://www.playhousesquare.org/events/detail/dr-jordan-peterson

Teen Open Mic

Fri., Sept. 21, 6:15-8 p.m.
phone 216-320-4757
info@lakeerieink.org

Speak your mind at this open mic for teens in grades 6-12. Bring poems, stories, or songs to share, or write one while you’re here. Doors open at 6:30pm; reading begins at 7pm. All are invited to listen, and no registration is required. Come to perform, write, watch, or eat! Pizza will be provided. Free

http://lakeerieink.org/event/teen-open-mic-fall-edition/?instance_id=6731
Coventry P.E.A.C.E. Park (map)
2843 Washington Ave
Eastern Suburbs
phone 216-556-0927
Teen Open Mic

Stardust Poetry at Karma Café

Third Friday of every month, 7 p.m.
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The Poet's Haven presents Stardust Poetry at Karma Cafe! The show includes an open-mic and featured poets and/or performers. Many of these shows are also the launch of new Poet's Haven Author Series books, with the author as a feature as often as possible. All ages are welcome, though parents should be aware that some performances may contain adult language. FREE

Karma Cafe (map)
4339 Dressler Road NW
Canton/Stark County
phone 330-492-8900
Stardust Poetry at Karma Café

Rob Bell

Fri., Sept. 28, 8-9:30 p.m.
phone 866-546-1353
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Rob Bell is the New York Times best selling author of Love Wins, What We Talk About When We Talk About God, The Zimzum of Love, How To Be Here, and What is the Bible?. His podcast, called the RobCast, is the #1 spirituality podcast and iTunes named it Best of 2015. He's been profiled in the New Yorker, toured with Oprah, and in 2011 Time Magazine named him one of the 100 Most Influential People in the World. He has a regular show at Largo, the legendary club in Los Angeles, where he lives with wife and three kids. $25 - $50

http://www.playhousesquare.org/events/detail/rob-bell
Ohio Theatre (map)
1501 Euclid Ave.
Downtown/Flats/Warehouse District
phone 216-241-6000
Rob Bell
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